Private Walter Henry Wilkinson

Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry

Died: Thursday 2 May 1918 (aged 19)

Connected records

Record:
WILKINSON, WALTER HENRY
Additional information:
Son of Thomas and Susannah Wilkinson, of Headless Cross, Worcestershire.
Cemetery:
LES BARAQUES MILITARY CEMETERY, SANGATTE
Cemetery/memorial reference:
III. F. 4.
Country:
France

Possible matches

The following sources have potential matches based on the name and other information associated with this record. They may or may not be connected to this person but are provided for your further research

Name recorded:
Wilkinson, W H
Memorial:
Winchester Road Methodist Church Memorial Hall (WMR 39996)
Location:
Chingford, Greater London
Name recorded:
Wilkinson, W H
Memorial:
Lysaght Works (WMR 3688)
Location:
Newport, Gwent
Name recorded:
Wilkinson, W H
Memorial:
Guest And Chrimes Ltd (WMR 52877)
Location:
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilkinson, W H
Memorial:
Prior Street, Feather Lane, Prospect Place And Raikes Street - Street Shrine (WMR 35478)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Wilkinson, W H
Memorial:
St John The Evangelist Parishioners (WMR 36981)
Location:
Maindee, Gwent
Name recorded:
Wilkinson, W H
Memorial:
1/5 And 2/5 Battns West Yorkshire Regt (WMR 30888)
Location:
York, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilkinson, W H
Memorial:
Ackton Hall Colliery (WMR 29134)
Location:
Featherstone, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilkinson, W H
Memorial:
Sutton In Ashfield (WMR 19432)
Location:
Sutton In Ashfield, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Wilkinson, W H
Memorial:
Leytonstone Postal Sorting Office WW1 Memorial Tablet (WMR 40026)
Location:
Leytonstone, Greater London
Name recorded:
Wilkinson, W H
Memorial:
Eccleshill Congregational Sunday School WW1 (WMR 28903)
Location:
Eccleshill, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilkinson, W H
Memorial:
St John The Baptist Church Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 28838)
Location:
Clayton, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilkinson, W H
Memorial:
Great Harwood (WMR 3304)
Location:
Great Harwood, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Wilkinson, W H
Memorial:
St Mary's Church, Combined Memorial (WMR 69769)
Location:
Barnsley, South Yorkshire

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Name:
combat Wilkinson
Context:
Date:
30 Apr 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Machine Gun Corps (page 47)
Name:
Major J F Wilkinson
Context:
commander
Date:
1 May 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 39 Brigade Royal Field Artillery. (page 312)