Forename Walter Robert
Surname Birch
Rank Captain
Regiment The Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry
Age 25
Death Killed in action
Place of Death Le Sars, France
Date of Death 07/10/1916
Year of Entry 1905
Social G
School Notes
Comments Obituary in Radleian of 16/12/1916
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Link
Unit 6th Battalion
Military Decorations Mentioned in despatches
Sport Cricket xi; Football xi; FV
Album Number 1
Battle Battle of the Somme
Previous Regiment -
Additional Notes Added to Imperial War Museum 'Faces of World War One' project and Radley College War Memorial Flickr website on 8 March 2013
Burial or Cemetery THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Panel ref Pier and Face 10 A and 10 D
Place of Birth Chester, Cheshire
Post School Oriel College, Oxford
Shields in Hall