Bombardier WALTER FINDLAY (photo added)

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Rank Bombardier
Forenames WALTER
Surname FINDLAY (photo added)
Initials W
Place of Birth NEWCASTLE-UPON-TYNE, NORTHUMBERLAND, UNITED KINGDOM
Date of Birth Thursday, 25 March 1920
Date of Death Thursday, 20 July 1944
Age 24
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From NEWCASTLE-UPON-TYNE, NORTHUMBERLAND, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 905190
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Royal Artillery
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 124 Field Regiment
Military Honours and Awards MILITARY MEDAL (MM), MENTIONED IN DESPATCHES
Place of Burial/Commemoration HOTTOT-LES-BAGUES WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location VII. J. 3.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF WILLIAM IRVING FINDLAY AND ELIZABETH FINDLAY, OF HEATON, NEWCASTLE-ON-TYNE, NORTHUMBERLAND.

Additional Information

Bombardier WALTER FINDLEY, in 1941.1

 

 

References
1. Photographs, unless otherwise acknowledged, kindly provided by Lynne Rogers, niece of Bombardier WALTER FINDLAY.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph: Lynne Rogers, niece of Bombardier WALTER FINDLAY.
Individual photograph: Lynne Rogers, niece of Bombardier WALTER FINDLAY.
Additional photographs provided by: Lynne Rogers, niece of Bombardier WALTER FINDLAY and Carl Shilleto.
Additional information provided by: Lynne Rogers, niece of Bombardier WALTER FINDLAY and Carl Shilleto.

 

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