10360 Percy Lawrence Montague BATTYE, MC, Welsh Guards

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  1. Buteman

    Buteman 336/102 LAA Regiment (7 Lincolns), RA

    Hi D

    Got you this Welsh Guard yesterday afternoon.

    Casualty
    Lieutenant Colonel BATTYE, PERCY LAWRENCE MONTAGUE
    Service Number 10360
    Died 28/05/1945
    Aged 59
    Welsh Guards
    M C
    Son of Montague John and Marguerite Josefine Battye; husband of Miley Battye, of West Brompton, London.
    Buried at SCHOONSELHOF CEMETERY
    Location: Antwerpen, Belgium
    Number of casualties: 1546
    Cemetery/memorial reference: IV. B. 35.
    See cemetery plan

    BATTYE, P.L.M. - WG (Large).JPG
     
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  2. dbf

    dbf Moderatrix MOD

    Personal Number: 10360
    Rank: Lieutenant Colonel
    Name: Percival Lawrence Montagu BATTYE
    Unit: Welsh Guards

    London Gazette :
    https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/29852/supplement/11946/data.pdf
    FOOT GUARDS.
    W. G'ds.
    The undermentioned Lts. to be Capts.:—
    P. L. M. Battye 14th Oct. 1916.

    London Gazette : 26 September 1917
    https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/30308/supplement/9973/data.pdf
    Awarded the Military Cross.
    Capt. Percival Lawrence Montagu Battye, W. Gds.

    London Gazette : 14 October 1918
    https://www.thegazette.co.uk/Edinburgh/issue/13335/page/3752/data.pdf
    Croix de Chevalier.
    Captain Percival Lawrence Montagu Battye, M.C., Welsh Guards.

    London Gazette : 14 October 1924
    https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/32982/page/7433/data.pdf
    FOOT GUARDS.
    W. G'ds.—
    Capt. P. L. M. Battye, M.C., to be Maj. 1st Oct. 1924.

    London Gazette : 20 December 1927
    https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/33339/page/8141/data.pdf
    Maj. P. L. M. Battye, M.C., W. G'ds., is granted the local rank of Lt.-Col., while serving with the W. Afr. Fron. Force. 23rd Nov. 1927.
     
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