1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Walter Genever

Contributed by: Andy Genever, on 2008-11-11

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Rank
First Name Walter
Surname Genever
Year of Birth 1893
Year of Death 1977
Regiment Northamptonshire Regiment
Place of Wartime Residence Kettering

Walter's Story

Walter was my grandad he joined the Northampton in 1914 at the drill hall in Kettering and served until 1918.He could not find work and rejoined the served till 1923. He fought in major battles Gazza,North West Frontier,Gallipoli. At the armest he was in Egypt.They drove the local trains & trams into Cairo and went celebrating. He went to my passing out parade when I joined the Raf in 1977.

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