Walter Milward

Company Serjeant Major 6090

9th Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.)

Walter Milward died on 29th August 1915, aged 42 years, and was remembered on the HELLES MEMORIAL, Turkey.

He was the husband of Betty Bagshaw Milward, of 11 Bannerman Road, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, Notts.



Notts Free Press - In Memoriam - 30th August 1918

Milward - In affectionate remembrance of C.S.M. Walter Milward, of Kirkby-in-Ashfield, who died August 29th 1915, on H.M.S. "Soudan" of wounds received in Gallipoli. Not now, but in coming years, It may be in the better land, We'll read the meaning of our tears, And then sometime we'll understand. - Ever remembered by his wife and children, Winifred, Jack and Dorothy.


From ‘Soldiers who died in the Great War 1914-19 – Part 49 The Sherwood Foresters’

MILLWOOD, Walter. Born Kirkby-in-Ashfield, Notts, enlisted Derby (resides Kirkby-in-Ashfield, Notts). 9th Bn., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.). CSM 6090, Died of wounds, at sea, 29th August 1915.



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