Sunley, Walter

BORN HULL 1896. ONLY SON OF JOHN SUNLEY & EMMA GARBUTT (1863-1940), OF 20 FANNY TERRACE, GRANGE STREET, HULL (1911 CENSUS) AND 39 MIDDLETON STREET, HULL. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. FORMERLY, PRIVATE,  583, EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. TRANSFERRED TO THE ‘ACCRINGTON PALS’. KILLED IN ACTION ON 02/07/1916, AGED 19. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON THE THIEPVAL MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING ON THE SOMME.

HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL. *


First name:
WALTER
Military Number:
27298
Rank:
Private
Date Died
02/07/1916
Place died:
Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France
Age:
19
39 , MIDDLETON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK