Holmes, Walter Henry. From Gorefield, Wisbech.
Walter Henry Holmes service number 24778 Suffolk Regiment on signing up, then 202690 as Gunr/signaller in the 381st bath, 158th Bde. of the Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action 25th Nov. 1917, son of Kate Bassett ( formerly Holmes, formerly Young,) of Gorefield, commemorated on the Tyne Cot Memorial Belgium, and Gorefield Church, and the house name of “Waltoria”, Gote Lane, Gorefield.
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