Walter Leonard Fawley (c.1893-1918)

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Walter Leonard Fawley

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

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

FAWLEY, WALTER LEONARD. Private. No 24741. 9th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born 9 Calton Street, Bradford Road, Huddersfield. Son of Fred and Edith Annie Fawley, 18 Row Street, Crosland Moor. Educated at Huddersfield Parish Church School. Employed as a tailor's cutter by Messrs H. Booth and Son Limited, wholesale clothiers, St. John's Road, Huddersfield. Enlisted 4.8.1914. Was killed in action near Cambrai in No Man's Land, 27.2.1918, aged 24 years, a fortnight after his return from leave at home. Buried HERMIES HILL BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row G, Grave 19.
ROH:- Huddersfield Parish Church; St. Barnabas's Church, Crosland Moor.

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