|Remembering The Dead Of World War 1.||
(Royal West Surrey Regiment),
On Attachment To :-
19th (County of London) Battalion,
Flatiron Copse Cemetery,
Mametz, Somme, France.
Son of the late Major P.F.P Hamilton (Royal Artillery) & Mrs. Hamilton. Husband of Kate G. Hamilton of 42, Eaton Square, London, UK.
Arthur Percival Hamilton was commissioned into the Queen’s West Surrey Regiment and while a Captain serving as Adjutant of the 18th Battalion London Regiment (London Irish Rifles) TF was awarded the Military Cross for gallantry during the battle of Loos on the 25th of September, 1915. On the 15th of September, 1916, then a Lieutenant-Colonel serving with the 19th Battalion, Arthur Percival Hamilton was killed in action at High Wood, The Somme, while leading an attack.
13th Labour Company,
(Royal West Surrey Regiment).
Transferred To :-
Son of Lewis & Frances Payne. Husband of Lilian Emily Payne of 55, Midland Road, Rushden, Northamptonshire, UK. Native of Irthlingborough, Northamptonshire.