1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Walter George Cork

Contributed by: thefiferman, on 2008-11-09

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Rank
First Name Walter George
Surname Cork
Year of Birth 1896
Year of Death 1916
Regiment Royal Sussex Regiment
Place of Wartime Residence Brighton, West Sussex

Walter George's Story

He was killed in action at Bazentin le Petit on 9 September 1916, aged 20.

Private Walter George Cork, S/2125, 2nd Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment, 1st Regular Division, was born in Hove, the son of Walter George and Louisa Jane Cork. He enlisted in Brighton and was killed in action at Bazentin le Petit on 9 September 1916, aged 20. He is recorded in St PeterÂ’s Memorial Book and commemorated on The Thiepval Memorial. MR. 21.

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