Sapper Walter George White

Rank or Title

Date of Birth


Date of Death

6 Aug 1918

War time / or Pre War occupation

Hat factory warehouseman


Mr E. G. Bryant, Cheapside

Service Number


Place of Birth

United Kingdom

World War I Address

86 Cromwell Road
United Kingdom

Place of Death


Grave Location

Franvillers Communal Cemetery Extension

War Memorial Location

Soldier or Civilian

  • Soldier


Beds & Herts Saturday Telegraph , 24th August 1918
Pte Walter George White

Sapper Walter George White, 60334, 11th Battalion Royal Fusiliers, was killed in action in France on August 6th, 1918. He was married, had resided at 86 Cromwell Road, Luton, and had been wounded twice previously on the battlefield.

Born in 1889, he was at the time of the 1911 Census one of ten surviving children of George and Betsy White, of 83 Cromwell Road. Walter was then a straw hat warehouseman. He was employed by hat manufacturer Mr E. G. Bryant, of 39 Cheapside, until joining the Colours.

He had married widow Janet Maud Parrott at St Matthew's Church, Luton, on March 8th, 1913.

Walter is commemorated on the Luton Roll of Honour/War Memorial and in the Book of Life compiled at Luton Parish Church.

Individual Location

Pte Walter George White

Author: Deejaya

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