WW1 Alumni

Dunlop, PA

Percy A. Dunlop

Percy A. Dunlop

Corporal, London Regiment (London Scottish)

Percy A. Dunlop was a student at Alleyn’s until 1890 and lived at Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex. After the outbreak of war in August 1914, he quickly decided to enlist in the war effort and joined to London Regiment (London Scottish) after being found fit for service. He served overseas as a Corporal for the majority of the war on both the Eastern and Western Front, serving in France 1916 before being transferred to the Labour Corps and joining the Salonica campaign in 1918. In October 1918, he became ill and was transferred from the front to hospital to recover. He later died of fever at the General Hospital, Salonica, at the age of 43. He was one of the two oldest Alleyn’s Old Boys killed in the war and he is buried at Mikra Cemetery, Kalamria.