Lance Corporal John Bedford Thompson

Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders

Died: Thursday 21 March 1918

Connected records

Record:
THOMPSON, JOHN BEDFORD
Additional information:
Cemetery:
POZIERES MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 77 and 78.
Country:
France

Possible matches

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Name recorded:
Thompson, John B
Memorial:
Wellington Street Presbyterians (WMR 6374)
Location:
Ballymena, Antrim
Name recorded:
Thompson, John B
Memorial:
Blairgowrie and Rattray (WMR 8546)
Location:
Blairgowrie, Tayside
Name recorded:
Thompson, J B
Memorial:
Penicuik (WMR 44693)
Location:
Penicuik, Lothian
Name recorded:
Thompson, J B
Memorial:
Manchester Post Office Telegraph Staff - WW1 (WMR 13119)
Location:
Manchester, Greater Manchester

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Name:
Captain Thompson
Context:
other
Date:
16 Mar 1918
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 8 Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 305)
Name:
Thompson
Context:
other
Date:
23 Mar 1918
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 76 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Gordon Highlanders. (page 247)
Name:
Sergeant Thompson
Context:
other
Date:
25 Mar 1918
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Dragoons (Royal Scots Greys) (page 296)