Capt. John Percival Stokes


1889 Nov 9 . Born Greenwich, Kent

1891 census

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1911 census

1915 Jun 8. Appointed temp 2nd Lt in RFA

1916 Jun 2. The undermentioned to be acting Capts. whilst comdg. a Trench Mortar Batt. : Temp. 2nd Lt. J. P. Stokes.

1916 Nov 18, Temp. 2nd Lt. J. P. Stokes relinquishes the acting rank of Capt. on ceasing to comd. a Trench Mortar Batt.

1917 Mar 14 The notification in the Gazette of 14th Mar. 1917 regarding temp. 2nd Lt. (now temp. Lt.) J. P. Stokes is cancelled.. (Which is the notification of Nov 18 above)

1917 Married in Lancs to Marie L Barnes as J P M Stokes

1919 Jan 23. RFA. The undermentioned temp. Lts. relinquish the actg. rank of Capt.: — J. P. Stokes.

1919 Mar 6. RFA. The undermentioned relinquish their commns. 6th Mar. 1919: Temp, Lt. (actg. Capt.) J. P. Stokes, on account of ill-health contracted on active service, and is granted the rank of Capt.

1920 Sep 21. Joined ADRIC with service no. 602 ex RFA. Posted to F Coy

1921 Mar 4 to 18 on Leave

1921 Apr 18 to 23 Apr on Leave

Fined 10/- by Coy Commander

1921 Nov 4 to 17 Nov on Leave

1922 Jan 17. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1939 Register living at 312 Gloucester Terrace, Paddington. He is a Dealer in Contractors Plant. His wife Eileen marries Taylor in 1954- she born 30 Apr 1903

He has added an "M" to his christian names

1942 married in Paddington as John P M Stokes to Veronica M Taylor

1946 Died Pancras, London as John P M Stokes


WO 339/1177