Image from 13th April Evening Star newspaper.
Born: 1926, Lexden, Essex.
Died: 24th March 1945; age 18; KiA. (Operation Varsity)
Residence: 71, Westholme Road, Ipswich.
Employed: as an Apprentice at the International Stores, Westgate Street, Ipswich.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 14823878.
Regiment: Parachute Regiment Army Air Corps, (2/4th Battalion. The South Lancashire Regiment(Prince of Wales Volunteers)).
Formerly a Corporal – A.T.C – before joining the Suffolk Regiment – Godfrey was later transferred to the Parachute Regiment.
Relatives Notified & Address: Only son of Ernest Walter & Annie Lilian Walker, of Ipswich.
Father: Ernest Walter Walker, born August 1893, Peasenhall, Suffolk.
Mother: Annie Lilian Walker (nee Dale), born 1895, Yoxford, Suffolk – died 1942, Ipswich