Percival Frederick PILKINGTON

Regimental number1610
Place of birthCharters Towers Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngine driver
AddressCharters Towers PO, Charters Towers, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, D Pilkington, Sellheim, Queensland
Enlistment date31 December 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 13 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 14 April 1918
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialWimereux Communal Cemetery (Plot X, Row D, Grave No. 2A), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Daniel and Martha PILKINGTON, South Townsville, Queensland. Native of Charters Towers, Queensland