In response to the global coronavirus outbreak, St Peter’s School, York has implemented a strict visitor policy to safeguard the health and wellbeing of the whole school community. Following instructions from the government, the school site will be closed to pupils (apart from children of key workers) from the end of the day on Friday 20 March with no indication given of when that situation will change. We ask that all non-essential visitors also stay away from the school at this time. If your visit is essential, please read our visitor policy before you visit the school.

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St Peter's School

Percy Barrett Jones

Percy Barrett JonesRank: Captain

Date of Birth: 1881, St Mary's, York

At St Peter's: 1893-1896

Date of Death: 25/09/1915

Regiment: 3rd Middlesex Regiment

Cemetery: Loos Memorial


Information also available from: The Masonic Great War Project

  • Killed in action in ‘the hell of Willies trench’ near Loos in Sept 1915
  • Faculty granted to erect a tablet to his memory in Clifton Church. YG (Yorkshire Gazette) 24.06.16
  • Additional information from the newspaper card index in the Local History Library at York Explore.