Charlie Walker (c.1889-1916)

An ongoing project to commemorate and research the lives of those who appear on war memorials and rolls of honour in the local area, who served in the military, or whose deaths were linked to conflict.
Charlie Walker

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:

WALKER, CHARLIE. Private. No 20525. 9th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Golcar, Huddersfield. Son of Mr Elliot Walker, Myrtle Road, Golcar. Employed as a weaver by Messrs Crowther and Nicholson Limited, Ashbrow Mills, Huddersfield. Attended St. John's Church, Golcar. Was a member of the Golcar Conservative Club. Enlisted May 1916. Embarked for France 29.8.1916. Reported missing, presumed killed, on 4.11.1916. He was 27 years of age. Has no known grave. Commemorated THIEPVAL MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- St. John's Church, Golcar.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission