Born: 1893; Ipswich.
Died: 21st January 1918; age 24. Served 1 year & 41 days.
Enlistment Location: Ipswich; Date: 1st September 1914; Age 20 years & 10 months; Occupation: Labourer; Religion: CofE. Next of Kin: James Mallett, 14, Tomline Road, Ipswich. Height; 5ft 5 1/2 ins, dark complexion, brown eyes & dark hair, 2 scars left forearm.
Discharged – 11th October 1915.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 20132
Regiment: Wiltshire Regiment, ‘C’ Coy, 3rd Coy.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of James & Mary Mallett, of 14, Tomline Road, Ipswich.
1901 14, Tomline Road, Ipswich.
Walter was 7 years old and living with his parents & brothers.
James Mallett, 41, a Maltster, born Falkenham, Suffolk.
Mary Jane Mallett (nee Rainbird), 43, born Great Holland, Essex.
Robert Charles Mallett, 14, a Joiner’s Apprentice, born Ipswich.
William James Mallett, 12, born Ipswich.
Stanley Arthur Mallett, 10, born Ipswich.
Frederick George Mallett, 5, born Ipswich.
1911 14, Tomline Road, Ipswich.
Walter was 17 years old, a Labourer – Brewing. He was living with his parents & brothers.
James, 51, a Maltster Labourer.
Stanley, 20, a Labourer – Gardening.
Frederick, 15, a Labourer – Brewing.
Walter attended Nacton Road Council School, Ipswich. (roll of honour)