Date of Birth
2 Years at Borough Road College – Intermediate Science, 1910-1912
Clifton Road Boy’s School, Southall, Middlesex
Middlesex Regiment, 8th Battalion
Theatre of war
Date of death
26 April 1915
Location of death
Ypres Menin Gate Memorial (Grave/Memorial reference: Panel 49 and 51)
Second Lieutenant Percy Ewart Kelly was the son of Robert Phillips and Katherine Kelly in Middlesex. He studied at Borough Road College for 2 years and gained a BA in 1911. He joined the Middlesex Regiment on 29 August 1914. On 26 April 1915, whilst in charge of a detachment escorting artillery at Ypres Kelly was killed, aged 23.
Entry on p.86 [Roll of Honour page], Mentioned on Framed Borough Road College Roll of Honour, BRCSYG033, 1913 Annual reports, Secondary source information provided by Douglas Craik (taken from Commonwealth War Graves Commission).