Walter Watkins

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 15674
  • Rank: Lance Corporal
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Fusiliers
  • Unit/Ship: 10th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 12.09.1918
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Vis-En-Artois Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 3

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 3 Derby Street, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:
  • Father:
  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Rose Ann Watkins, 3 Fleming Gdns West, Dundee

  • Children:

    Annie, born 03.06.1918

More about Walter Watkins

Walter has no known grave but is remembered on the Vis-En-Artois Memorial.

Walter Watkins   15674   Royal Fusiliers

WATKINS—Killed in action on 12th September, 1918, No 15674, Lance-Corporal Walter Watkins, Royal Fusiliers, beloved husband of Rose Ann Skelly, 3 Derby Street, Dundee. – Inserted by his sorrowing wife and child, and mother-in-law and loving aunt,–48 Mains Road, Dundee.

Dundee People’s Journal 5th October 1918

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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