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PERCY, WS (1872-1946)

Australian actor & vocalist. Né William Stratford Percy. Born 23 December 1872, Melbourne, VIC, Australia. Married Jessie Ramsay. Died 1946, London, England.

On stage in Australia, New Zealand, USA and England. Performed juvenile roles in G&S with Royal Comic Opera Company in 1890. After touring with Pollard Opera Company in 1891, he played leading comic roles in operetta and pantomime. Left Australia in 1914.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 172.

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