Born in Whixall, Shropshire in 1895, the eldest son of Thomas Beckett and the late Sarah Ann Beckett of 62 Coton Wood, Nr Whitchurch, Shropshire.
The 1911 Census shows Percy assisting in his father’s market garden business.
Percy is also commemorated on the Edstaston memorial.
Regiment : 8th Battalion East Lancashire Regiment (formerly 040227 Driver R.A.S.C)
Rank : Private
Service Number : 30569
Killed in action; France 29 March 1918 Aged 23