Lance Corporal Walter Chalmers

The King's (Liverpool Regiment)

Died: Wednesday 16 August 1916 (aged 26)

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Record:
CHALMERS, WALTER
Additional information:
Son of Thomas Chalmers, of 10, Newlands Street, Everton, Liverpool.
Cemetery:
CORBIE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Plot 2. Row A. Grave 108.
Country:
France

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Oral history

British officer served with 1st Bn Liverpool Scottish in GB, 1942; served with 7th Bn Northern Rhodesian Regt in Kenya and Northern Rhodesia, 1943; served with 13th Bn King's African Rifles in Ceylon, 1943; served with 1st Bn Northern Rhodesian Regt in Ceylon and India, 1943; served as liaison …
REEL 1 Recollections of background in Edinburgh, 1922-1941: family circumstances; education; sport and recreations; period studying classics at Edinburgh University, 1938-1941; reactions to approach and outbreak of war, 3/9/1939; changing lecture times due to blackout; summer lumber camp; training …

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Name recorded:
Chalmers, W
Memorial:
Crossmichael Memorial Hall (WMR 71831)
Location:
Crossmichael, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Chalmers, W
Memorial:
Longmorn, Clackmarras, Coleburn, and Fogwatt. - WW1 (WMR 70452)
Location:
Fogwatt, Highland
Name recorded:
Chalmers, W
Memorial:
Longcroft (WMR 57611)
Location:
Longcroft, Central
Name recorded:
Chalmers, W
Memorial:
Crawford's Biscuits Liverpool (WMR 1964)
Location:
Liverpool, Merseyside

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Name:
Chalmers
Context:
Date:
21 Aug 1916
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Trench Mortar Batteries. (page 6)