132 Arngask Road, Catford
He was 18 in 1917 and was a student engineer. He was single lived at this address with his brother Horace Cecil who was also a conscientious objector and their father George Stanley.
Conscientious Objection during the First World War:
Percy was exempted from combatant service as a Plymouth Brethren.
He was conscripted into the Non Combatant Corps on 12 June, 1917 at Lewisham. He served at home with the 10 and 11 Eastern companies and was demobilised on 7 February, 1919.
After the First World War:
Cyril Pearce, University of Leeds, Pearce Register of British Conscientious Objectors
Ann O'Brien, Volunteer Lewisham Local History and Archives Centre
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