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Walter Fawcus
  Occupation   Draughsman  
  Regiment   Northumberland Fusiliers 19th Battalion  
  Service No. - Rank   - Captain  
  Date of Death   25 March 1918 aged 37  
  Remembered   POZIERES MEMORIAL, France Panel 16 to 18.  
  CWGC Certificate   Click to Download  

Walter lived at 50 Winn Road, the son of Arthur, who served on the PCC at Highfield and Fanny.  Walter was awarded the Military Cross in December 1916. He was killed in action during the First Battle of Bapaume, part of the German Spring Offensive on The Somme. He is remembered on the Pozieres Memorial, France.