Military
War Memorial File

 

PRIVATE WALTER LEONARD HORNSBY.

1st/4th Battalion Suffolk Regiment.

Service number; 201715.

Died on April 23rd 1917.

Aged 30 years.


COMMEMORATION;

Cojeul British Cemetery,
St. Martin-Sur-Cojeul,
Pas de Calais,
France.
C. 67.

PRIVATE WALTER LEONARD HORNSBY.

Died April 23rd 1917, aged 30 years.


Son of Thomas and Sarah Hornsby, of Castor, Peterborough.

Report copied from The Peterborough Standard, dated May 5th 1917.

Great sympathy is expressed with Mr. and Mrs. T. Hornsby on the death of their son, Private Walter Leonard Hornsby, killed instantly while in action in France.

There is a memorial stone in Castor churchyard with the following inscription:

Walter Leonard Hornsby
Son of Thomas and Sarah Hornsby
Killed in action in France
April 23rd 1917
Aged 30 years
.