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Record:
WILSON, WALTER
Additional information:
Cemetery:
THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Pier and Face 14 A and 15 C.
Country:
France

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D-Day - 6th June 1944

British NCO served with 51st Heavy Artillery Regt, 4th Army Group, Royal Artillery in Normandy, 1944
REEL 1 Aspects of operations as NCO with 51st Heavy Artillery Regt, 4th Army Group, Royal Artillery in Normandy, 1944: problems of being late back from leave prior to embarkation; landing at Arromanches, 14/6/1944; incident of being woken at night by Sten Gun fire; wounding of crew from shell-fire …

Oral history

British private served with 9th Bn Durham Light Infantry in GB, 1939-1940; served with 12th Bn Durham Light Infantry in GB, France and Belgium, 1940; POW in Germany, 1940-1945
REEL 1 Background in Gateshead and Birtley, GB, 1921-1939: family; education; effect of the 1926 General Strike; discipline; health of family; work; dole school; work in rubber factory; leisure activities; stories of troubles in Germany from European immigrants. Recollections of period as private …

Oral history

British gunner served with officer served with 35th Field Regt, Royal Artillery in GB, 1948; served as officer with 45th Field Regt, RA in GB, 1948-1949; served with 307 Field Regt, (South Notts Hussars), RA in GB, 1949-1969
REEL 1 Recollections of background in Nottingham, 1929-1947: family circumstances; education at Nottingham High School, 1939-1947; OTC and Air Cadet training; outbreak of war, 3/9/1939; effects of war; VE Day celebrations, 8/5/1945; failure to qualify for chemistry degree; call up, 11/1947. …

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Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
St. Mary's Church - WW1 (WMR 27918)
Location:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
Lt H P Cholmondeley (WMR 38039)
Location:
Harmer Hill, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
Castle Gate Congregational Church And Sunday School (WMR 61846)
Location:
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
J And N Philips Ltd (WMR 13098)
Location:
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
Birdholme Roll of Honour WW1 (WMR 72926)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
Clayton - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 13086)
Location:
Clayton, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
Hitchin Tilehouse Street Chapel WW1 Plaque (WMR 3801)
Location:
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
Charles Street Wesleyan Mission - Roll of Honour (WMR 68376)
Location:
Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
Closeburn (WMR 5882)
Location:
Closeburn, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
Glencairn Parish Church WW1 (WMR 44325)
Location:
Kirkland, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
Kirkconnel Church WW1 (WMR 72178)
Location:
Kirkconnel, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
St Ninians Parish Church (WMR 44327)
Location:
Moniaive, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
Carlton Parish WW1 Memorial Plaque (WMR 30934)
Location:
Carlton, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
Croydon Parish Church (WMR 829)
Location:
Croydon, Greater London
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
St Johns - WW1 (WMR 9814)
Location:
Stillington, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
Little Hulton WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 75825)
Location:
Little Hulton, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
St Lawrences Lych Gate - WW1 (WMR 29923)
Location:
Flaxton, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
Glencairn Memorial Institute (WMR 44308)
Location:
Moniaive, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
St. Augustine's Church - WW1 (WMR 37887)
Location:
Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
Sharow WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 30326)
Location:
Sharow, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
W Wilson (WMR 46931)
Location:
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
Wesley Church And Sunday School (WMR 51480)
Location:
Clitheroe, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
Burley Road Council School - WW1 (WMR 52755)
Location:
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
Killecrankie School WW1 Roll of Honour (LOST) (WMR 76467)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
The Men of the Ness Bank United Free Church, Inverness (WMR 78588)
Location:
Inverness, Highland
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
St Cuthberts Roll of Honour WW1 (WMR 81003)
Location:
Crayke, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
Kirkconnel (WMR 8548)
Location:
Kirkconnel, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
Tillmouth Council School WW1 (WMR 33530)
Location:
Tillmouth, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
Parish Of Owston Ferry (WMR 53513)
Location:
Owston Ferry, Lincolnshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, Walter
Memorial:
Private Walter Wilson (WMR 80959)
Location:
Owston Ferry, Lincolnshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, W
Memorial:
Tintwistle - WW1 (those who served) (WMR 69917)
Location:
Tintwistle, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, W
Memorial:
Men Of Chester Le Street (WMR 41949)
Location:
Chester Le Street, Durham
Name recorded:
Wilson, W
Memorial:
Victoria Methodists - WW1 (WMR 27767)
Location:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, W
Memorial:
Pitsmoor Parish WW1 Memorial Tablet (WMR 27954)
Location:
Pitsmoor, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, W
Memorial:
Liverpool Central Ymca (WMR 15286)
Location:
Liverpool, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Wilson, W
Memorial:
All Saints Church (WMR 52957)
Location:
Wath Upon Dearne, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, W
Memorial:
Bean Street Shrine (WMR 35294)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Wilson, W
Memorial:
Devizes Oddfellows WW1 Tablet (WMR 24111)
Location:
Devizes, Wiltshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, W
Memorial:
Excelsior Club - WW1 (WMR 24067)
Location:
Dunston, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Wilson, W
Memorial:
Shilbottle War Memorial Institute WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 33946)
Location:
Shilbottle, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Wilson, W
Memorial:
St Georges Young Mens Class - WW1 (WMR 43482)
Location:
Hyde, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Wilson, W
Memorial:
Stockport Corporation Staff WW1 And WW2 (WMR 45287)
Location:
Stockport, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Wilson, W
Memorial:
St Saviours Church-Triptych (WMR 10285)
Location:
Shotton Colliery, Durham
Name recorded:
Wilson, W
Memorial:
Sheffield and Ecclesall Co Operative Society - WW1 (WMR 17616)
Location:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, W
Memorial:
Corton Roll of Honour (WMR 73107)
Location:
Corton, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Wilson, W
Memorial:
Earl Fitzwilliam Low And New Stubbin Collieries (WMR 52895)
Location:
Parkgate, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, W
Memorial:
St. Mary's Church - WW1 (WMR 14765)
Location:
Humberstone, Leicestershire
Name recorded:
Wilson, W
Memorial:
Lancaster National School - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 42321)
Location:
Lancaster, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Wilson, W
Memorial:
Westgate Primitive Methodist Church Sunday School WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 71225)
Location:
Westgate, Durham
Name recorded:
Wilson, W
Memorial:
Independent Order Of Rechabites (WMR 1455)
Location:
Chesterfield, Derbyshire

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Name:
Captain W R Wilson
Context:
commander
Date:
1 Nov 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 23 Field Company Royal Engineers. (page 197)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Wilson
Context:
commander
Date:
1 Nov 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Machine Gun Company (page 65)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Wilson
Context:
departed_training
Date:
6 Nov 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Machine Gun Company (page 66)
Name:
Lance Corporal A Wilson
Context:
award
Date:
31 Oct 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 6 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (Pioneers) (page 58)
Name:
Second Lieutenant A M P Wilson
Context:
author
Date:
31 Oct 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: Divisional Trench Mortar Batteries (page 30)
Name:
Lance Corporal A Wilson
Context:
award
Date:
31 Oct 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 6 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (Pioneers) (page 58)