Percy Ezra Vivian PELHAM

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PELHAM, Percy Ezra Vivian

Service Number: 478
Enlisted: 26 May 1916, Adelaide, South Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 5th Machine Gun Company
Born: Port Pirie, South Australia, 17 September 1892
Home Town: Port Pirie, Port Pirie City and Dists, South Australia
Schooling: State School
Occupation: Butcher
Died: Killed in Action, Belgium, 21 September 1917, aged 25 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Menin Gate Memorial (Commonwealth Memorial to the Missing of the Ypres Salient), Port Pirie Oval WW1 Memorial Gates, Tusmore Burnside District Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

26 May 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 478, Adelaide, South Australia
22 Dec 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 478, 9th Machine Gun Company, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
22 Dec 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 478, 9th Machine Gun Company, HMAT Persic, Melbourne
21 Sep 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 478, 5th Machine Gun Company, Menin Road

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Biography contributed by Elizabeth Allen

Percy Ezra Vivian PELHAM was born on 17th September, 1892 in Port Pirie, South Australia

His parents were Matthew PELHAM & Helen WILSDON