LT PHILLIP STANLEY LUCE
ANSON BATTALION R N D
BORN 1890 DIED 25-08-1918
Phillip Stanley Luce was born in 1890 to parents Phillip L and Ada luce, of Appledale St Mary jersey,
and in time he married Ethel Lucy Luce.and they lived at number 15 Manchuria road London
the first image (below) is that property today,
at some point his wife and phillip ? moved to number 1 Roland houses , Kensington SW7
see image number 2 right
This is the wrist I.D bracelet ,
on the right
once belonged to
One , Lieutenant Phillip Stanley Luce,
RNVR Anson Battalion R N D
Killed in action 25 of August 1918
in france during Operations at Bapaume, 21st to the 31st August, 1918.
These operations may be considered as comprising three phases: first, the advance to the Ancre on the 21st and 22nd; second phase, the envelopment of Bapaume and the withdrawal of its garrison, from the 24th to the 28th.
Below are images of LT Luces
they are very detailed and show everywhere he had been.
The image on the right shows LT luces Headstone, at the BUCQUAY Communal cemetery extension,
Pas De Calais France