Charlie Walker (c.1889-1916)
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
- Private CHARLIE WALKER
- regiment: Duke of Wellington's Regiment (West Riding)
- died: Saturday, November 4, 1916
- record ID: 818396
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #818396)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #4582192)