Born: 15 October 1889 in Uttoxeter, Staffordshire and baptised on 1 December the same year in Uttoxeter.
Family: He was the youngest of five children born to Robert H Wormington, a domestic gardener, and his wife Hannah. He married Florence Elizabeth Lewis in 1921 in Whitchurch, Shropshire and together they had one child, John R H.
Residence: In 1891 he lived with his family in Bridge Street, Uttoxeter; by 1901 he was living in Highwood Town, Uttoxeter. In 1911 he was boarding at 85 Alkington Road, Whitchurch. In 1919 he was discharged from the army to 159 East Street, Sittingbourne, Kent. The 1939 Register for Florence shows an address of Waltham, Salisbury Road, Whitchurch; this was his address at the time of his death. The 1939 Register for Walter shows his address as 6-8 Humberstone Gate, Leicester which was a hotel.
Employment: In 1911 he was a chemist assistant; his service records show he was a pharmaceutical chemist in 1919, having worked for G H Morgan and Sons in Whitchurch prior to enlisting. In 1939 he was a Major (Army Dental Company).
Died: 22 July 1957 in Whitchurch, aged 67.
Regiment: Royal Army Medical Corps
Service Number: 8426
Date of Enlistment: 11 August 1914
Date of Discharge: 26 March 1919
Reason for Discharge: Returned to the Reserve
Other Information: He spent four and a half years serving in France.