Private Walter Slassor

First World War

Private Walter Slassor, 1st/4th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. He was killed in action in Belgium on 26th October 1917, aged 31, during the Third Battle of Ypres. He was the husband of Annie Slassor of North Lodge Cottage, Blagdon, Seaton Burn, Newcastle-on-Tyne. His Battalion was in the 149th Brigade and part of the 50th ( Northumbrian ) Division.