Lt John Walter Gunning

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The Royal Memorial Chapel

Chapel Square

Royal Military Academy Sandhurst


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Status: On original site
Type: Non freestanding
Location: Internal
Setting: Inside a building - public/private
Description: Board/Plaque/ Tablet
  • Stone Marble
Lettering: Incised
  • First World War (1914-1918)
About the memorial: Memorial to Lieutenent John Walter Gunning, 1st Battalion the Wiltshire Regiment. Son of Walter and Lottie Gunning, of Fairview, Portchester Road, Fareham, Hants. Educated at Wellesley House Preparatory School, Broadstairs, Kent and Sherborne School, Dorset Sep 1911-Jul 1914. Trained at the Royal Military College, Sandhurst. Commissioned into the Wiltshire Regiment Aug 1916. Wounded in Nov 1916 and was invalided home in Apr 1917, but rejoined his battalion in Jan 1918. Killed in action at the battle of Bapaume, France aged 20 years. He is also commemorated on Bay 7 of the Arras Memorial.
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John Walter Gunning, Lieut,1st Bn Wiltshire Regt. Killed in action at Bapaume 24 Mar 1918 aged 20. In proud memory.

John Walter Gunning

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