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Harry Foster WALTON

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Surname: WALTON

Forename(s): Harry Foster

Place of Birth: Crosshills, Yorkshire

Service No: 41160

Rank: Private

Regiment / Corps / Service: Manchester Regiment

Battalion / Unit: 11th (Service) Battalion

Division: 11th (Northern) Division

Age: 27

Date of Death: 1917-08-17

Awards: ---

CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Panel 120 to 124 and 162 to 162A and 163A.

CWGC Cemetery: ---

CWGC Memorial: TYNE COT MEMORIAL

Non-CWGC Burial: ---

Local War Memorial: CROSSHILLS, YORKSHIRE

Local War Memorial: KILDWICK, YORKSHIRE

Additional Information:

Harry Foster Walton was the son of Longbottom and Alice Ann Walton, née Foster.

1891 Glusburn, Yorkshire Census: White Bear Inn, Keighley Road - Harry F. Walton, aged 1 year, born Crosshills, Yorkshire, son of Longbottom and Alice Ann Walton.

1901 Queensbury, Yorkshire Census: White Horse Beerhouse - Harry F. Walton, aged, aged 11 years, born Crosshills, Yorkshire. [Harry was living with his sister, Ellen and brother-in-law, Robert R. Boddy.]

1911 Chelmsford, Essex Census: 32, Regina Road - Harry Foster Walton, aged 21 years, born Old White Bear Pub, Crosshills, Yorkshire. [Harry was boarding with Arthur and Rose Poulton.]

Harry was married to Nellie Madeley in 1916.

British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Harry Foster Walton, 41160, Manchester Regiment.

Data Source: Local War Memorial

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Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---

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Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Manchester Regiment

Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Manchester Regiment

Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 11th (Northern) Division

Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 11th (Northern) Division

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Surname: WALTON

Forename(s): Harry Foster

Born: Crosshills, Yorkshire

Residence: Market Drayton, Shropshire

Enlisted: Lichfield, Staffordshire

Number: 41160

Rank: Private

Regiment: Manchester Regiment

Battalion: 11th Battalion

Decorations:

Died Date: 1917-08-17

Died How: Killed in action

Theatre of War: France & Flanders

Notes: Formerly 23129 North Staffordshire Regiment

Data from Commonwealth War Graves Commission Records

CWGC Data for Soldier Records

Surname: WALTON

Forename(s): Harry Foster

Nationality: United Kingdom

Service Number: 41160

Rank: Private

Regiment: Manchester Regiment

Unit: 11th Battalion

Age: 27

Awards:

Died Date: 1917-08-17

Additional Information: Son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Longbottom Walton, of The Old White Bear, Keighley, Yorks; husband of Nellie Warner (formerly Walton), of Westfield Farm, Ashley Heath, Market Drayton, Salop.

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England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966

1918

WALTON Harry Foster of 22 Newcastle-road Ashley Staffordshire a private 11th battalion Manchester regiment died on or since 17 August 1917 at Steenwerck France Administration Lichfield 1 August to Nellie Walton widow. Effects £2097 5s.

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