Walter Kimberley | Service Record

First Name(s)Walter
Place of BirthBirmingham
Club(s)Aston Villa
Coventry City
ServiceBritish Army
RankLance Corporal (Appointment not rank)
Service Number5465
Previous Service Number(s)-
Regiment or CorpsColdstream Guards
Unit(s)1st Battalion
5th (Reserve) Battalion
Previous Regiment(s) or Corps-
Type of Casualty (If applicable)Died
Theatre of War (If applicable)Home
Date of Death (If applicable)22/04/1917
Place of Death (If applicable)Home
Place of Burial/Commemoration (If applicable)Birmingham (Witton)
Grave/Memorial Reference (If applicable)Sec. 82. Grave 13233A
Awards and Decorations-
Supplementary NotesPre-war Regular enlisted 05/03/1904.
Prisoner of War.
Repatriated August 08/08/1916.
Admitted Queen Alexandra's Military Hospital, Millbank.
Posted to 5th (Reserve) Battalion, Coldstream Guards, Windsor.
Discharged "No Longer Physically Fit for War Service" 01/09/1916.
Report of Medical Board: Total Incapacity 09/01/1917
Died of Tuberculosis (TB) following discharge.
Son of Charles and Myra Kimberley; husband of Ada Kimberley, of Aston, Birmingham.