Photo courtesy Victor Stanley
Percy was born at Kirkby in Ashfield 1 December 1898. He was the son of Malcolm and Eliza Stanley; the family lived at Fritchley. He married Florence Holmes in 1920 and in 1939 they were living on Folds Yard, Crich. Florence Holmes was sister to Charles Francis Holmes who was killed during the war.
Medal Roll Index
No medals found
1918 Crich voters
Percy Stanley, 2 Hat Factory; absent on military service.
7 December 1918
CRICH, LEA, & HOLLOWAY
Crich soldiers recently discharged to resume employment at the coal mine include Hubert Harrison, Folds Yard, Albert Byard, Parkhead, and Percy Stanley, the Factory.
The Courier 1 May 1920
At the Parish Church, Crich on Saturday, the wedding of Mr Percy Stanley, son of Mr Malcolm Stanley, the Hat Factory, Fritchley, to Miss Florence Holmes, daughter of Mr and Mrs William Holmes of Fold Yard, Crich, was quietly solemnised. The bride was given away by her brother Mr Samuel Holmes. The Rev RO Wilson (Vicar), officiated.
1901: Kirkby in Ashfield
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Percy Stanley's brother John Robert Stanley is also on the Roll of Honour.