Swavesey and the Great War

Walter Coulson

From Commonwealth Graves Commission records

Pioneer Walter Coulson, WR/22909. 315th Railway Construction Company, Royal Engineers. Died of wounds 2nd October 1918. Aged 31. Son of the late Thomas Coulson. Husband of Nellie Coulson, of Lyndhurst Cottage, Swavesey, Cambs. Native of Swavesey. Doingt Communal Cemetery - Somme.

From "Soldiers Died in the Great War"

Corps of Royal Engineers. Roads and Quarries. Born Swavesey, Enlisted Cambridge and Resident Swavesey. Formerly 31037, Suffolk Regiment. (315th R.C.C.).

Memorial to Walter Coulson
Coulson Memorial


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