2nd Lt. Percy Essington Walker , Royal Fusiliers


I cannot get a MIC, but service record is WO 339/126606 The Raf man's dob is same as RIC man's

1899 Oct 27 Born in Chelsea, London

1901 census at 110 Sheppherds Bush Rd, Fulham

1911 census at a small school in Broadstairs


1917 Nov 18 Enlisted in London Regt

1919 Dec 3 Commission 2nd Lt in London Regt.

1921 Sep 1 Relinquished his commission as 2nd Lt in Royal Fusiliers

1920 Oct 14. Joined ADRIC with Service no 729. Posted to I Coy. His father is living at Howley Place, Paddington, London W2 (an expensive looking house) but I cannot get a 1911 census connection to that address.

1920 Dec 21 to 3 Jan 1921 on Leave

1921 Jul 14 to 27 Jul on Leave

1922 Jan 17. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1926 Jan 18 Enlisted in Tanks Corps as a Private

1928 Feb 2. Discharged from Army. The Regulation used implies that he was a deserter.

1939 Register. Living at 3 Bristol Gardens , Paddington, London, with wife Hilda. He is a Warehouseman