Born: 1917, Ipswich.
Died: 22nd September 1943; age: 26; Japanese POW – Thailand – Burma Railway.
Residence: 11, Kingsgate Drive, Ipswich.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 5828808.
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 5th Battalion – Infantry.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of James Herbert & Florence Emma Phillips, of Ipswich; husband of Rosetta Hilda Phillips, of Ipswich.
Father: James Herbert Phillips, born 1885, Ipswich.
Mother: Florence Emma Phillips (nee Wade), born 1887, Ipswich.
In 1939, Ipswich, Walter married Rosetta Hilda Manning, born October 1918, Ipswich.
Probate to Rosetta Hilda Phillips.