Serjeant Joseph James Thompson

King's Royal Rifle Corps

Died: Sunday 3 September 1916 (aged 19)

Connected records

Record:
THOMPSON, JOSEPH JAMES
Additional information:
Born at Mitcham, Surrey. Son of Mr. and Mrs. J. Thompson, of 37, Maybury St., Tooting, London.
Cemetery:
ANCRE BRITISH CEMETERY, BEAUMONT-HAMEL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
I. B. 15.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Private J W Thompson
Context:
Wounded
Date:
31 Aug 1916
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 5 Infantry Brigade: 24 Battalion Royal Fusiliers. (page 79)
Name:
Captain Thompson
Context:
author
Date:
31 Aug 1916
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 12 Sanitary Section (page 150)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Thompson
Context:
other
Date:
2 Sep 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 438 (Cheshire) Field Company Royal Engineers (page 424)
Name:
Captain H C Thompson
Context:
award
Date:
8 Sep 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: Divisional Cyclist Company (page 21)
Name:
Captain H C Thompson
Context:
award
Date:
8 Sep 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: Divisional Cyclist Company (page 18)