Private Alexander Walker

Gordon Highlanders

Died: Thursday 28 March 1918 (aged 21)

Connected records

Record:
WALKER, ALEXANDER
Additional information:
Son of John Walker, of 4, Inglis Green Place, Slateford, Edinburgh.
Cemetery:
ARRAS MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Bay 8 and 9.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Private A Walker
Context:
award
Date:
30 Mar 1918
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 12 Infantry Brigade: 2 Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers. (page 156)
Name:
Captain Walker
Context:
Wounded
Date:
23 Mar 1918
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Battalion King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment (page 239)
Name:
Private Walker
Context:
Wounded
Date:
31 Mar 1918
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 71 Infantry Brigade: 9 Battalion Norfolk Regiment. (page 338)
Name:
Gunner S Walker
Context:
joined
Date:
26 Mar 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Trench Mortar Batteries (page 174)
Name:
Gunner S Walker
Context:
joined
Date:
26 Mar 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Trench Mortar Batteries (page 174)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel J Walker
Context:
other
Date:
27 Mar 1918
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Essex Yeomanry (page 187)
Name:
Second Lieutenant R J Walker
Context:
other
Date:
29 Mar 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Trench Mortar Batteries (page 182)
Name:
Captain J Walker
Context:
returned_posted
Date:
29 Mar 1918
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 9 Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 193)
Name:
Second Lieutenant R J Walker
Context:
other
Date:
31 Mar 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Trench Mortar Batteries (page 178)
Name:
Captain J Walker
Context:
other
Date:
31 Mar 1918
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 11 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Hampshire Regiment. (page 435)