Service Details
Name:
WALLIS
Given Name:
RICHARD
Initials:
R
Service No:
6103
Rank:
Serjeant
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Regiment:
Wiltshire Regiment
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Unit:
2nd Bn.
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Former Regiment:
formerly South African Police 3554
Date of Death:
1915-03-12
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Date of Birth:
1885-02-28
Age:
30
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, at Neuve Chapelle
Additional
Information:
Son of William and Kate Wallis, of 27, Highfield Rd., Stoneycroft, Liverpool. Born Liverpool, England. Prior to joining police, served 8 years with Wiltshire Regiment. Attested Transvaal Police at Pretoria 7-Oct-1911. Stationed Johannesburg 21-Nov-1911. Released to join 2nd Wiltshire Regiment 17-Aug-1914. Incorrectly listed as Wallace on SAP Memorial in Johannesburg. ref. Gallantry Awards to the South Africa Police.
Commemoration
Country:
France
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Locality:
Pas de Calais
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Cemetery:
LE TOURET MEMORIAL
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Grave Reference:
Panel 33 and 34.

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