We remember Wilfred Beckett Walker

We remember Wilfred Beckett Walker

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Timeline

Timeline

1875
sibling Captain Oswald Bethell Walker Source:8920316 28th May 1875
1876
birth Scarborough, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:7645924 5th August 1876
1879
sibling Edwyn Geoffrey Walker Source:7645924 17th October 1879
1883
sibling Dorothy Catharine Walker Source:7645924 12th July 1883
1886
sibling Captain Roger Beverley Walker Source:7645924 23rd June 1886
awards 1914 Star Other War Service Award Source:7645932
service British Army Major Yorkshire Regiment 1st Battalion Source:7933557
1914
death Killed in Action Ypres Belgium Source:7480334 Source:7645924 29th October 1914
burial Ypres (menin Gate) Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium Panel 33 Source:7645924

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Wilfred Beckett
Initials WB
Last Name Walker
Source 7480334
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Yorkshire Regiment 1st Battalion Major
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star Other War Service Award
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Bethell mother
Edwyn Walker father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Captain Roger Beverley Walker brother 23rd June 1886
Dorothy Catharine Walker sister 12th July 1883
Edwyn Geoffrey Walker brother 17th October 1879
Captain Oswald Bethell Walker brother 28th May 1875

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
British Army, Bond of Sacrifice: Officers Died in the Great War 1914-1916 Transcription Hannah21187
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Hannah21187

External Evidence

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War record Carainn6989
Birth and census records Carainn6989
York Casualty Roll of Honour Carainn6989
War record Carainn6989
Citation Carainn6989
The Bond of Sacrifice: Wilfred Beckett Walker Hannah21187
Link to brother's record: Oswald Bethell Walker Hannah21187

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Captain Wilfred Beckett Walker Carainn6989
Memorial, Holy Trinity Micklegate, York Edward43379
The Bond of Sacrifice: Wilfred Beckett Walker Hannah21187
Major Wilfred Beckett Walker James201

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