Walter DALE
Rank: Private
Service Number:202095.
Regiment: 2nd/5th Bn. Manchester Regiment
Killed In Action Sunday 22nd July 1917
Age 35
County Memorial Ashton & Wrenbury
Commemorated\Buried Coxyde Military Cemetery
Grave\Panel Ref: N/A

Walter's Story.

On The Day


“On 20/7, they relieved 2/6 Manchesters in the Right Sub-Sector Coast Defences. War diary entry for 22/7 - "At 12 midnight last night enemy artillery active with 4.2 shells onto and all round Batt HQ and continued up to 5am. Casualties: 5 killed, 6 wounded"