Private John Thompson

Durham Light Infantry

Died: Saturday 24 June 1916 (aged 21)

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Record:
THOMPSON, JOHN
Additional information:
Son of John and Jane Thompson, of 22, Railway St., Hebburn Colliery, Co. Durham.
Cemetery:
BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, NORD
Cemetery/memorial reference:
II. E. 167.
Country:
France

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Private John Thompson 11948

Private John Thompson 11948. Unit: ACompany, 2nd Platoon, Gordon Highlanders. Death: 23 April 1917 Missing in action Western Front
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Thompson, Helen, Miss. to IWM

Private John Thompson 1007. Unit: 1st Battalion, Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders. Death: 17 January 1915 Killed in action Western Front
Donation Letter with biog details

Oral history

British gunner served as air observer flying in Auster V with 1907 Air Observation Post Flight in Singapore and Malaya, 1948-1950; served as wireless operator/driver with 16th Bty, 26th Field Regt, Royal Artillery in Singapore and Libya, 1950-1951; served with 14th Field Regt, Royal Artillery, 29th …
REEL 1 Recollections of background in Plaistow and Walthanstow, London, 1929-1947: review of father's service in 1914-1918; family background and social circumstances; education; sir raid alarm following outbreak of war, 3/9/1939; decision not to be evacuated; prior issue of gas masks and training …

Oral history

British private served with King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry on Western Front, 1914-1918; POW in Germany, 1918

Oral history

British officer served with 2nd Fife and Forfar Yeomanry in GB and North West Europe, 1943-1945; served as officer with Intelligence Corps in GB, 1954-1985
REEL 1 Recollections of background in Glasgow, 1920-1939: family circumstances; education; work as law apprentice, 1936-1939; sporting activities; interest in motorcycles and cars. Recollections of training with 423 Bty, 57th Searchlight Regt in Glasgow, 3/1939-9/1939: reasons for recruitment; …

Oral history

British NCO served with 500 Sqdn, RAF at RAF Detling in GB, 1939-1940
REEL 1 Recollections of period as NCO with 500 Sqdn, RAF in GB, 1939-1940: background to joining Royal Auxiliary Air Force, 1935; problems on mobilisation at outbreak of Second World War, 9/1939; deployment with Coastal Command to RAF Detling; problems using snow plough during winter, 1939-1940; …

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Name recorded:
Thompson, John
Memorial:
Christ Church Parishioners (WMR 38662)
Location:
Quinton, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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St Nicholas Parish Shrines - Cheverton Ave (WMR 35368)
Location:
Withernsea, Humberside
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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The Buffs (East Kent) Regiment -First World War Book Of Remembrance (WMR 40979)
Location:
Canterbury, Kent
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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St Cleopas Church And St Cleopas Day School - WW1 Board (WMR 15691)
Location:
Toxteth Park, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Whitehaven WW1 Borough Roll of Honour (WMR 72636)
Location:
Whitehaven, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Bampton WW1 - Roll Of Honour (WMR 3028)
Location:
Bampton, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Christ Church First World War Roll of Honour (WMR 2345)
Location:
Liscard, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Bagraw County School (WMR 67906)
Location:
Hexham, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Holy Trinity Church - WW1 (WMR 18364)
Location:
Horwich, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Birchfield County Primary School (WMR 15498)
Location:
Fairfield, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Houghton Regis (WMR 1653)
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Houghton Regis, Bedfordshire
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Carlisle St Stephen's Church WW1 (LOST) (WMR 70977)
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Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Underskiddaw - Roll Of Honour (WMR 3984)
Location:
Applethwaite/Millbeck, near Keswick, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Morda House Boys (WMR 13959)
Location:
Morda, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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St Aidans Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 12956)
Location:
Hartlepool, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Orton - WW1 Plinth (WMR 532)
Location:
Orton, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Wilnecote Working Mens Club WW1 WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 38428)
Location:
Wilnecote, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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St Johns Parishioners WW1 (WMR 1900)
Location:
Eversholt, Bedfordshire
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Alnwick Parish WW1 Book Of Remembrance (WMR 33397)
Location:
Alnwick, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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High St Presbyterians - WW1 (WMR 6408)
Location:
Crumlin, Antrim
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Bampton Memorial Hall (WMR 3029)
Location:
Bampton, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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St. Augustine's Church - Roll Of Honour (WMR 37759)
Location:
Leicester, Leicestershire
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Asselby Roll Of Honour (WMR 34642)
Location:
Asselby, Humberside
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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St Annes Church (WMR 15470)
Location:
Edge Hill, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Belford Erskine Presbyterian Church WW1 Plaque (WMR 33339)
Location:
Belford, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Banks (WMR 20918)
Location:
Southport, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Upperby WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 67210)
Location:
Carlisle, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Watermillock - WW1 (WMR 3110)
Location:
Watermillock, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Holy Cross Church Triptych WW1 (WMR 42155)
Location:
Ryton, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Warrenpoint Orange War Memorial (WMR 6091)
Location:
Warrenpoint, Down
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Creighton School WW2 (WMR 70356)
Location:
Carlisle, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Plashetts Methodists - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 33758)
Location:
Bellingham, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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St Cuthberts Church Board (WMR 30783)
Location:
York, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Long Marton, Brampton & Knock WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 3892)
Location:
Long Marton, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Bampton Memorial Hall (WMR 3029)
Location:
Bampton, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Westoe Secondary School WW1 (WMR 70825)
Location:
Harton, South Shields, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Bampton WW1 - Tablet (WMR 3026)
Location:
Bampton, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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County Borough Of Tynemouth - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 34489)
Location:
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Belford Erskine Presbyterian Church Roll Of Honour WW1 (WMR 33341)
Location:
Belford, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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County Borough Of Tynemouth - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 34489)
Location:
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Redruth Anglican Church Congregation (WMR 52576)
Location:
Redruth, Cornwall
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Bishop Thornton Parish WW1 Memorial Plaque (WMR 29513)
Location:
Bishop Thornton, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Holy Trinity Church (WMR 10281)
Location:
Murton, Durham
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
Memorial:
Carlisle St Stephen's Church WW1 (LOST) (WMR 70977)
Location:
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Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Tynemouth Municipal Grammar School - Panelling (WMR 17759)
Location:
North Shields, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Eversholt (WMR 1899)
Location:
Eversholt, Bedfordshire
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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John, Roy & Dick Thompson (WMR 80499)
Location:
Elloughton, Humberside
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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St. John's Church - Cross (WMR 15936)
Location:
Higher Broughton, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
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Dalry War Memorial (WMR 5863)
Location:
St Johns Town Of Dalry, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Thompson, John
Memorial:
Annan Academy (WMR 44092)
Location:
Annan, Dumfries And Galloway