Born: 1883, Copdock, Suffolk.
Died: 3rd April 1917; Died of Wounds – 44th Casualty Clearing Station.
Enlistment Location: Ipswich.
Rank: Gunner; Service Number: 35398
Regiment: Royal Field Artillery, 15th Brigade.
Medals Awarded: Victory, British War & 1914 Star.
1891 Grove Cottages, Whitton.
Walter was 8 years old and living with his parents & siblings.
Abram Lewis, 43, a General Labourer, born Great Wenham, Suffolk.
Harriet Lewis (nee Chiverton), 42, born Great Wenham.
James Lewis, 20, a Brickmaker, born Capel, Suffolk.
Harriet Lewis, 19, born Capel.
Frederick Lewis, 14, a General Labourer, born Copdock, Suffolk.
William Lewis, 5, born Ipswich.
1901 Grove Cottages, Henley Road, Whitton.
Walter was 18 years old, a Brick Kilm Worker. He was living with his parents & brothers.
Abram, 53, a Foreman at Brickworks.
Frederick, 24, a Brickmaker.
William, 15, a Brick Carter.
1911 The Beeches, 55, Springfield Lane, Ipswich.
Walter was 28 years old, a Brickmaker. He was married and Head of the Household.
Constance, 10 months.
In 1909, Ipswich, Walter married Ethel Kate Hewitt, 1886, Ipswich. They had 2 children:
Constance Ethel Lewis, 1910, Ipswich.
Walter Lewis, 1911, Ipswich.
Royal Field Artillery, 15th Brigade: