Private Walter William Day

King's Shropshire Light Infantry

Died: Saturday 25 September 1915 (aged 27)

Connected records

Record:
DAY, WALTER WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of Walter Day, of 46, St. John St., Ogmore Vale, Glam.; husband of Ethel John (formerly Day), of 25, Nantymoel Row, Nantymoel, Glam.
Cemetery:
YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 49.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Private W Day
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Sep 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 108)
Name:
Second Corporal Day
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
21 Sep 1915
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Field Squadron Royal Engineers (page 151)
Name:
Second Corporal Day
Context:
returned_hospital
Date:
27 Sep 1915
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Field Squadron Royal Engineers (page 152)
Name:
Second Lieutenant D J Day
Context:
Wounded
Date:
26 Sep 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 14 Brigade Royal Horse Artillery (page 308)
Name:
Private H Day
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Sep 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 110)