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Current record for: Sidney Frederick Walker
Deceased Folder  Deceased Folder
Name Sidney Frederick Walker
Born in Holborn - Middlesex
Resident of Holloway - Middlesex
Died 23/06/1915
Age 19

Cause of Death Killed in action

Cemetery or memorial Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Belgium
Grave or panel reference Panel 46 - 48 and 50.

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World War 1
France and Flanders

Relative(s)      Relative(s)
  • Frederick Waker, Father
    15, Spencer Road, Holloway
  • Alice Emily Walker, Mother
    15, Spencer Road, Holloway
Military Information Military Information

Rank Lance Sergeant
Service Number B/1089
Unit 9th Battalion
Regiment Rifle Brigade
Service Army
Enlisted in Holloway - Middlesex