We remember Walter York

We remember Walter York

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Timeline

Timeline

1897
birth Leicester United Kingdom Source:9650167 Source:9648580 22nd February 1897
1901
dates Age 4 Source:9649904 1901
1911
dates Age 14 Source:9610002 2nd April 1911
1911
location 89 Lothair Road, Aylestone, Leicester United Kingdom parents address Source:9610002 2nd April 1911
1914
service British Army Private C358 King's Royal Rifle Corps 16th Battalion Source:9649025 19th September 1914 - 22nd July 1917
1914
enlistment Leicester United Kingdom Source:9648984 19th September 1914
1915
events Staying in bed after reveille Military Discipline Clipstone Camp United Kingdom Source:9649139 21st July 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9610004 16th November 1915
1917
hospitalisation Sickness Hospital/Institution Source:9649301 30th January 1917 - 10th February 1917
1917
service British Army Lance Corporal C358 Kings Royal Rifle Corps 16th Battalion Source:9649025 23rd July 1917 - 6th April 1919
1918
missing Captured at Armentieres Source:9648580 6th April 1918
1918
hospitalisation Bullet wound to the left leg Hospital/Institution Source:9648580 13th April 1918
1918
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9648580 13th April 1918
1918
location 100 Cavendish Road, Aylestone, Leicester United Kingdom parents address Source:9648580 13th April 1918
1918
internment pow Munster Germany Source:9648611 13th June 1918 - 6th January 1919
1919
discharge Source:9649196 6th April 1919
1939
dates Age 42 Source:9650167 29th September 1939
service British Army Source:9610004
1965
death Leicester United Kingdom Source:9650308 1965

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Walter
Initials W
Last Name York
Source 4923777
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
100 Cavendish Road, Aylestone, Leicester United Kingdom parents address known 13th April 1918
89 Lothair Road, Aylestone, Leicester United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army
British Army C358 King's Royal Rifle Corps 16th Battalion Private
British Army C358 Kings Royal Rifle Corps 16th Battalion Lance Corporal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elisabeth York mother
John York father
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Sallow Hazel Dark Brown
DateHeightSource
1914-09-19 5'6"

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Evidence

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1911 Census Simon54640
Medal Record Simon54640
Rifleman Walter York Simon54640
Walter with mates from Aylestone, Leicester Simon54640
16th Battalion KRRC - Leicester Boys Simon54640
POW Index Simon54640
POW Record Simon54640
Pension Record 1 Simon54640
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Pension Record 3 Simon54640
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Pension Record 9 Simon54640
1901 Census Simon54640
1939 Register Simon54640
Death Index Simon54640

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