Rank: Private
Number: 60518
Unit: 1st Battalion CHESHIRE REGIMENT
Date of Death: 21 August 1918
Age: 20
Cemetery: Vis-en-Artois Memorial, Pas de Calais, France

Walter's parents were William Henry and Amelia Broadhurst, 38 Barron Street, Stockport. Other than the fact that Walter was born in the town, nothing else is known of his life. He enlisted in the army at Chester, being drafted to the 1st Battalion. He was killed in an attack described here.

Walter's body was never found and identified and he is commemorated a Memorial to the Missing.

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