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About Percival Walker

Date of Birth
10 November, 1898

Service Number
30040

Birth Place
Staindrop, Durham, England

Date of Death
15 May, 1943 44y

Place of Death
Darlington Memorial Hospital, Darlington, Durham, England Probate 2 July, 1943 to Elizabeth Walker (widow)

Relationships

Parents
William Bedford Walker born abt 1853 and Ellen (Woodruff) born abt 1863 Married 5 June, 1879 Darlington, Durham, England

Siblings
Samuel David born abt 1882, Sabina born abt 1884, John William born abt 1887, Francis Rowland born about 1889, Edna May born abt 1905

Marriage
Elizabeth Lambert born 11 November, 1905 Married Q2 1924 Darlington, Durham, England

Children
William born 12 September, 1924, John E born 31 May, 1930, Edna born abt 1935, Vera M born abt 1938

Career

Service
Army

Unit
Durham Light Infantry Royal Scots

Rank
A/Cpl Lance Corporal

Medals
British War Medal and Victory Medal

Silver Badge
No

Service Record
No

Campaigns
1915 - 1919 France and Ireland

Additional Information

Census Information
1901 Staindrop, Durham, England 1911 Swan Yard, Staindrop, Durham, England

Electoral Roll
1923 -24 Front Street, Staindrop, Durham, England (with parents) 1930 Allen's Yard, Staindrop, Durham, England 1931 Swan Yard, Staindrop, Durham, England

1939 Register
Wife and children at 65 Shildon street, Darlington, C.B. Durham, England

Sources
Staindrop Roll of Honour, Ancestry, Find My Past, Family Search, Staindrop Scout Log Book

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