Bloor, Percy Horace

Lance Corporal 4384 Percy Horace Bloor. 2nd Battalion, Honourable Artillery Company. Died in hospital on 11th February 1918, aged 21. Buried in Staglieno Cemetery, Genoa, Italy.

  • Birth registered in 4th quarter of 1896
  • Baptised on 4th November 1896 at Somers Town Christ Church,Camden, London
  • Served with the  Strand School Cadet Corps
  • Enlisted at Armoury House
  • Resident of London, W.C.
  • Admitted in to the HAC on 4th October 1915
  • Served at home until 2nd March 1916
  • Served in France for one week from 3rd to 10th March 1916 with the 1st Battalion
  • Home service from 11th March 1916 to 1st October 1916 (wounded?)
  • Went overseas with the 2nd Battalion on 1st October 1916
  • Served in France from 2nd October 1916 to 10th April 1917
  • Home service from 11th April to 22nd July 1917
  • Served in France from 23rd July to 25th November 1917
  • Served in Italy from 26th November 1917 to 11th February 1918
  • Once wounded and once invalided – Shell wound, left hand and tongue
  • Died in hospital on 11th February 1918
  • Aged 21
  • Buried in Staglieno Cemetery, Genoa, Italy
  • Grave ref. I. A. 14.
  • Son of George Albert and Ellen Sarah Bloor, of 24, Bloomsbury Square, London
  • Brother of Albert R. Bloor (b.c.1894)


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