Walter Dewey
1883-1915

Walter Dewey was the sixth child of John Freeman Dewey and his wife Elizabeth (née Boulter) of Witchford, Cambridgeshire, England.

He married Annie and the couple lived in Church Street, Somersham, Huntingdonshire, although were living nearby on Chatteris Road by the time of the 1911 census.

Walter enlisted as a Private with the 2nd Battalion of The Bedfordshire Regiment during the First World War.

Sadly he was killed in action and a "no known grave" became his resting place.

This left his 31 year old widow Annie to care for 5 children under the age of 10.


Further Details

Born:
1883 at Witchford, Cambridgeshire, England.

Baptised:
10th June 1883 at St. Andrew's Church, Witchford, Cambridgeshire, England.

Married:

Children:

Census

Employment

Military History

Commemorated

Died:
16th June 1915, in France and Flanders.

Buried:
No known grave.


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