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Memorials & Monuments
on the Isle of Wight
- Biography -
- Walter Culip Blackman -

Unknown person Name : Walter Culip Blackman

Son of : John and Eliza Jane Blackman; husband of Alice Louise Blackman, of Mitchells Rd., Haylands, Ryde, Isle of Wight.

Born : 1884, Highbury, London.

Married : 1907, Alice Louise Gomes (registered Lambeth Mar 1907 qtr); children include Henry Francis Blackman (born 1913).
  Census information :

1891 : John and Eliza Blackman, with their children including Walter aged 7, are at 5 Holly Mews, Kensington, London. John Blackman is 'living on his own means'.

1901 : Walter Blackman not located - his parents are still at Holly Mews, Kensington.

1911 : Walter and Alice Louise Blackman, with 2 children, are at Shorncliffe Camp, Elham, Kent. Walter Blackman is serving with the King's Royal Rifle Corps.

  Service Details :

Rifleman 943 Walter Culip Blackman, 2nd Bn., King's Royal Rifle Corps.

  Casualty Details :

Died : 10 October 1914 aged 33.

Buried at : Vendresse British Cemetery, Aisne, France.

CWGC Record
  Commemorated on these Memorials :

Walter Culip Blackman is not commemorated on any Isle of Wight Memorials
  Further Information :
His son, Henry Francis Blackman, died while serving with the Royal Air Force in World War II.
  Page status :
Page last updated : July 2012


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