Percy Lynam in the Great War 1914–1918
Percy Lynam was born in 1891 he married Lilian Smeaton in 1914. His parents were George and Polly Lynam.
He enlisted into the Royal Field Artillery (No 186125) on 9 November 1916; address 115, Station, Road, Holbrook, Sheffield. His occupation was recorded as wholesale and retail fruiterer; age 25 years 8 months.
Religion C of E. Next of kin was Mrs Lillian Lynam (wife), 115 Station Road, Halfway, Sheffield. Daughter Gwendolin Mary Lynam born 15/3/1915; married 16 September 1914.
Height 5 ft 4in; weight 126 lb. A good horseman
Entered France on 29 February 1917 as a driver. Demobbed 16 January 1919. Good character.
He was awarded the Victory and British War medals.