Henry H Walker likeness

Able Seaman Henry H Walker

Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve `Nelson` Battalion
Service No: Clyde Z / 6439

Henry H Walker grave

51

2

1

0

0
Personal details

Family Information

Son of Robert Walker of 1 Alexander St, Coatbridge. Henrys brother Able Seaman George Walker was wounded on the 28/04/1917. Another brother Private James Walker of the 6th Battalion Dragoon Guards contracted an illness in France and died in April 1916 whilst a 4th brother Oswald was serving with the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers at the time of his death. Henrys next of kin was his sister Annie

Born / Resided

Coatbridge / 1 Alexander St, Coatbridge

Died

Killed in Action 24/04/1917

Enlisted

14/09/1915

Employed

Baker with William Brown and Company, Coatbridge

Age

24 / DOB - 29/04/1892

Buried / Remembered

Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France

Cemetery / Memorial Information

The MEMORIAL commemorates nearly 35,000 soldiers of the British, South African and New Zealand forces with no known grave. Most of those commemorated were killed in the Battle of Arras, fought between 9 April and 16 May 1917.

Additional Information

Also remembered on the Gartsherrie Church Roll of Honour (see photos). Service Record states - Enlisted 14/09/1915, Draft for BEF 10/07/1916, joined Nelson Battalion 28/08/1916 till wounded on the 15/09/1916.

Photos
  newspaper clipping  newspaper clipping  remembered at home

Creative Commons License

We have made this information and the images available under a Creative Commons BY-NC license. This means you may reuse it for non-commercial purposes only and must attribute it to us using the following statement: © coatbridgeandthegreatwar.com

Comments

There are no comments yet for Able Seaman Henry H Walker. Be the first to leave one.


Do you have any information about or memories of Able Seaman Henry H Walker that you would like to share?

Or even if you would just like to leave a message to say you've been here, please leave a comment below.

*Please note that all comments are verified by a moderator before appearing on the site. All fields are required except links to photos.