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Second Lieutenant EVELYN WALTER COPLAND PERRY

Regiment & Unit/Ship

Royal Flying Corps

Date of Death

Died 16 August 1914

Age 23 years old

Buried or commemorated at

ST. ACHEUL FRENCH NATIONAL CEMETERY, AMIENS

7.

France

  • Country of Service United Kingdom
  • Additional Info Son of Walter Copland Perry, M.A., Ph.D., Barrister-at-Law, and Evelyn F. Perry (nee Stopford), of 29, Thurloe Square, South Kensington, London. The first British Officer killed on active service in France during the Great War.
  • Personal Inscription FIRST ON THE ROLL OF HONOUR ALL GLORY TO HIS NAME
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