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About William Walker

Date of Birth
20 June, 1877

Service Number
10131

Birth Place
Staindrop, Durham, England

Date of Death
May 1942 64y

Place of Death
SW Durham, Durham, England

Burial
23 May, 1942 St Mary's Church, Staindrop, Durham, England

Relationships

Parents
William Walker born abt 1839 and Mary (Swinburne) born abt 1840 Married Q1 1860 Darlington, Durham, England

Siblings
Eliza M born abt 1864, Christopher born abt 1865, Frances M born abt 1867, Elizabeth K born abt 1870, Mary J born abt 1872, Anna born abt 1874, Georgina born abt 1880

Marriage
Isabel Alderson born 23 October, 1876 Married 9 November, 1901 St John's, Darlington, Durham, England

Children
Reginald born 4 January, 1903, Irene born 23 June, 1904, Lawrence born abt 1910

Career

Service
Army

Unit
4th DLI

Rank
Private

Silver Badge
No

Service Record
Yes

Civilian Employment
1901 Stonemason 1911 Mason (working on church) 1914 Stonemason 1939 Stonemason

Campaigns
1914 -1915 At home

Additional Information

Census Information
1881 South Side, Staindrop, Durham, England 1891 Front Street, Staindrop, Durham, England 1901 Staindrop, Durham, England 1911 Winston Lane, Staindrop, Durham, England

Electoral Roll
1920 - 1930 Winston Lane, Staindrop, Durham, England

1939 Register
Winston Road, Staindrop, Durham, England

Sources
Staindrop Roll of Honour, Ancestry, Find My Past

Notes
William enlisted on 2 September, 1914 in Barnard Castle, Durham, England He was discharged on 29 March, 1915 suffering from Tuberculosis.

- Research by DB