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Percy Lensky

Born:
1890
Died:
21 Tishri 5678 (07 October 1917)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
LEN4464
Other surname:
Olinstey
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
1890
Place of birth:
Sheffield

Death

Date of death:
21 Tishri 5678 (07 October 1917)
Died in combat?:
Yes
Place of death:
Etaples
Cause of death:
Nephritis (inflammation of the kidneys)
Burial place:
Etaples Military Cemetery

Places

Addresses

Family home:
4 Grindlegate, Sheffield (1917)
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Family

Siblings

Natha Olinskey (male)
Sarah Olinskey (female)
Eva Olinskey (female)
Charles Olinskey (male)
Israel Olinskey (male)
Leo Olinskey (male)

Parents

Father: Samuel Olinskey (male)
Mother: Kate Olinskey (female)

Military Record

Military service:
Army
Military record no.:
48397
Date enlisted/conscripted:
15 January 1915
Date discharged/death:
07 October 1917
Rank at discharge/death:
Sergeant
Assignments
Regiment:
Machine Gun Corp
Battalion/unit:
241st Coy.
Regiment:
King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry
Battalion/unit:
2nd Battalion

Roll of Honour

P. LENSKY, 07 October 1917

Commonwealth Graves Commission

Rank:
Serjeant
Date of Death:
07/10/1917
Age:
29
Regiment / service:
241st Coy., Machine Gun Corps
Cemetery:
Etaples Military Cemetery
Grave reference:
XXIV. A. 1.
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