We remember John West Walker

We remember John West Walker

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Timeline

Timeline

1897
birth Partney Rectory, Spilsby, Lincolnshire United Kingdom Source:8585613 1897
1914
commission Source:8585613 September 1914
1914
employment Bank Employee Barclay's Bank Oakham United Kingdom Source:8585613 September 1914
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8585613 February 1917
1917
dates Age 19 Source:7442146 11th April 1917
education King's School Grantham, Lincolnshire United Kingdom Source:8585613
service British Army Lieutenant Lincolnshire Regiment 2nd/5th Battalion Source:7442146
1917
death Killed in Action Reported Wounded and Missing in Action near Hargicourt, on the Western Front. Presumed dead. Near Hargicourt, Aisne France Source:7442146 Source:8585613 11th April 1917
burial Thiepval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Pier and Face 1 C. Source:7442146

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John West
Initials JW
Last Name Walker
Source 5295967
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Lincolnshire Regiment 2nd/5th Battalion Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Margaret mother
Rev. Canon Gilbert George Walker father

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Yvonne27542
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Michael126217

External Evidence

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Grantham Journal - 6th April 1918 Yvonne27542
Partney Village War Memorial Yvonne27542

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Portrait photograph from press cutting Yvonne27542

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