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About Fred Walker

Date of Birth
13 September 1895

Service Number
196092

Birth Place
Staindrop, Durham, England

Date of Death
Q1 1962 67y

Place of Death
Durham Western, Durham, England

Relationships

Parents
Leaman Walker born abt 1871 and Mary Elizabeth (Johnson) Walker born abt 1875 Married Q3 1893 Teesdale, Durham, England

Siblings
Kate (Kathleen) born abt 1894, Esther born abt 1898, Martha born abt 1899, Leaman born abt 1903, George Edwin born abt 1906, Harry Cuthbert born abt 1906

Marriage
Emily Turner 1 June 1921 Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, England

Children
Harry born abt 1921 (died 1921), George Leaman born 6 February, 1925, Emily Margaret born abt 1927 (died 1931 4y)

Career

Service

Unit
R.A.F.

Rank
3rd Air Man

Medals
British War Medal and Victory Medal Silver Badge 9585 20 September, 1919

Silver Badge
Yes

Service Record
Yes

Civilian Employment
1911 Errand Boy 1918 Fitter and Turner

Campaigns
1917 - 1919 France

Additional Information

Census Information
1901 Staindrop, Durham, England 1911 Winston Lane, Staindrop, Durham, England ( living with aunt and uncle)

Absent Voters Roll
1919 Raby Avenue, Staindrop, Durham, 196092 3rd A.M. R.A.F.

Electoral Roll
1921 Raby Avenue, Staindrop, Durham, England

Sources
Staindrop Roll of Honour, Ancestry, Find My Past, Family Search, DWTaylor family tree (Ancestry)

Notes
Fred suffered a compound fracture of the right arm and was discharged on 13 September, 1919. He was awarded the King's Certificate 2979 on 24 April, 1920

- Research by DB