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Calverton
Walter was born in Calverton in 1898 and was the son of John and Sarah Rose. The 1911 census shows him living with his parents and sibling at Burnor Pool, Calverton. His elder brother, George Frank, enlisted into the Royal Field Artillery and was killed in action in 1918.
03 Sep 1916
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Calverton Nottinghamshire
Private
17th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Walter enlisted in Nottingham into the Sherwood Foresters and was killed in action in France & Flanders. He has no known grave and his name is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial on the Somme.
His elder brother, George Frank, also served and died during the Great War
Remembered on