We remember Walter Henry Densham,

We remember Walter Henry Densham,

Timeline

Timeline

1899
birth Warrington United Kingdom Source:7048809 Source:8581193 1899
1917
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:8581207 26th September 1917
1918
death Died of wounds Battles of the Lys, German Spring Offensive 1918 - War Diary says that he was at the A/110 Observation Post Courcelles, Somme France Source:7048809 Source:8579651 5th April 1918
service Second Lieutenant East Lancashire Brigade, Royal Field Artillery (Territorial Force) Source:8581210
service Lieutenant Royal Field Artillery Source:8581205
service Lieutenant Royal Field Artillery Source:8579651

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Walter Henry
Initials WH
Last Name Densham,
Source 8581207
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSubRankSource
British Army East Lancashire Brigade, Royal Field Artillery (Territorial Force) Second Lieutenant
British Army Royal Field Artillery Lieutenant
British Army Royal Field Artillery Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
MC British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Aileen Mary Densham mother
Harry Percival Densham father

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Official Records

TitleConnected by 
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Guy74824
Medal Index Cards Transcription Guy74824
Medal Index Cards Transcription Guy74824
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Guy74824
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Guy74824
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Guy74824
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial
Medal Index Card

External Evidence

ReferenceConnected by 
CWGC entry Guy74824
London Gazette, 26 September 1917, The Military Cross Guy74824
London Gazette, 9 January 1918, M.C. citation Guy74824
London Gazette, 7 September 1915, Second Lieutenant Guy74824

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