IN MEMORy by Pierre Vandervelden

The visit of Commonwealth graves in Communals Cemeteries & Churchyards in Belgium & France

BEAURAING Communal Cemetery (Namur Belgium)

P. C. Beck
C. Burgess
Pte Percy Clarke Beck here with wife Edith and son Arthur.
Percy and Edith were maried at St. John the Baptist Church in 1908.
In 1914 he was called to the colours and fought in France and Flanders.He have been captured on the Aisne and died as a prisoner of war.
Visited by Edith (who lived into her 100 year, she was born in 1877) and Arthur (born in 1910) in 1931
The notification sent by the War Office, in April 1919. Percy's death was due to neglect in a prison camp.
For his grandaughter Glenice Beck (Engl.)

2 casualties

United Kingdom Private Leicestershire Regiment 7th Bn. Date of Death: 06/11/1918 Service No: 32225

United Kingdom Serjeant Parachute Regiment A.A.C. 8th Bn. Age: 22 Date of Death: 05/01/1945 Service No: 3529753

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Casualties informations come usualy from Commonwealth War Graves Commission, see links for more informations © Pierre Vandervelden - Belgium