Fireman Thomas Wilkinson

Mercantile Marine

Died: Tuesday 16 July 1918 (aged 38)

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WILKINSON, THOMAS
Additional information:
Son of John and Phoebe Elizabeth Wilkinson; husband of Ann Wilkinson (nee Meakin), of 21, Weddle Terrace, Green Lane, Tyne Dock, Co. Durham. Born at West Pelton, Co. Durham.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
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Country:
United Kingdom

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Private Papers of A W Thompson CGM

Catalogue date 1999-10-11
Cataloguer RWAS

Oral history

British petty officer served aboard HMS Repulse in Far East, 1941 including sinking off Malaya, 10/12/1941; commanded RAF Launch 72 evacuating troops from Malaya to Singapore Island, 1/1942; chief petty officer served aboard HMS Li Wo in Far East, 13/2/1942-14/2/1942 including sinking in Bangka …
REEL 1 Aspects of operations as petty officer aboard HMS Repulse in Far East, 1941 including sinking off Malaya, 10/12/1941: duties on board; voyage to Singapore, 10/1941-12/1941; Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service attack on ship, 10/12/1941; escorting boy seaman whilst abandoning ship; his period …

Victoria Cross & VC

Biographical note - recipient: Thomas Wilkinson (1 August 1898 - 14 February 1942). Wilkinson was born at Widnes, Lancashire. An extract from the London Gazette of 17 December 1946 describes the action for which Wilkinson won his VC as follows: 'On 14 February 1942 in the Java Sea, HMS Li Wo, a …
medal, ribbon, brooch bar cross patté (described in the Royal Warrant as a 'Maltese cross of bronze') having at its centre a crown surmounted by 'lion gardant'; beneath the crown an ornamentally draped scroll bearing the motto: 'FOR VALOUR'. Raised borders outline the shape of the cross. The plain …

Epic of the Liwo : action leading to award of Victoria Cross

Reprinted from the South China Morning Post, December 21 1946

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Wilkinson, Thomas
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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St Marks Church (WMR 53120)
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Cowley Hill, Merseyside
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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Stanton On Hine WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 13840)
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St Matthews Rc Roll Of Honour - WW1 (WMR 34235)
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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Redruth Anglican Church Congregation (WMR 52576)
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Redruth, Cornwall
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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Glasshouses Primitive Methodist WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 29625)
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Glasshouses, North Yorkshire
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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Whitehaven WW1 Borough Roll of Honour (WMR 72636)
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Whitehaven, Cumbria
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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St Albans Organ - WW1 (WMR 42177)
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Windy Nook, Tyne And Wear
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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St Laurence Church WW1 (WMR 51398)
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Chorley, Lancashire
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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Brancepeth (WMR 41861)
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Brancepeth, Durham
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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Ulverston Cenotaph (WMR 4158)
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Ulverston, Cumbria
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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Blackley (WMR 2784)
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Blackley, Greater Manchester
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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Mosborough, South Yorkshire
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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Winsford, Cheshire
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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Quatt, Shropshire
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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Lealholm WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 30602)
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Lealholm, North Yorkshire
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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St Paul's Church (WMR 66898)
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Astley Bridge, Greater Manchester
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St Michaels Church (WMR 50010)
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Aldershot, Hampshire
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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Addingham Roll of Honour - WW1 (WMR 29034)
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Addingham, West Yorkshire
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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Jordanhill, Strathclyde
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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Goosnargh, Lancashire
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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Astley Bridge, Greater Manchester
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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Woburn, Bedfordshire
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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Slaidburn, Lancashire
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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Penicuik, Lothian
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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Sleights , Whitby, North Yorkshire
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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Stonehaven, Grampian
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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Durham Constabulary (WMR 91503)
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Durham, Durham
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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Barton, Bilsborrow and Myerscough (WMR 3369)
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Bilsborrow, Lancashire
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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St. James' Church (WMR 34928)
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Grimsby, Lincolnshire
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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Blyth, Northumberland
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Wilkinson, Thomas
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St Marys Church - Chapel (WMR 4159)
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Ulverston, Cumbria
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Central Street And Main Street Shrine (WMR 35305)
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Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
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Wilkinson, T
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St Thomas Church - Roll Of Honour (WMR 47439)
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Kilnhurst, South Yorkshire
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Wilkinson, T
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Wilkinson, T
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Wilkinson, T
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Beamish, Durham
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Wilkinson, T
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Goosnargh, Lancashire
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Wilkinson, T
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Croxdale, Durham
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Wilkinson, T
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Wilkinson, T
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Excelsior Club - WW1 (WMR 24067)
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Dunston, Tyne And Wear
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Wilkinson, T
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Brookfield Sunday School (WMR 13124)
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Gorton, Greater Manchester
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Wilkinson, T
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Lancaster National School - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 42321)
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Lancaster, Lancashire
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Wilkinson, T
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Nazareth Unitarian Chapel (WMR 51378)
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Padiham, Lancashire
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Wilkinson, T
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Swinton Primitive Methodist Church - WW1 Served (lost) (WMR 52911)
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Wilkinson, T
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St Johns Church - Board WW1 And WW2 (WMR 33962)
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Bedlington Station, Northumberland
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Wilkinson, T
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Lincoln Street Shrine (WMR 35355)
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Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
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Wilkinson, T
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St Marys Church (WMR 1118)
Location:
Cheshunt, Hertfordshire

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Name:
Second Lieutenant A Wilkinson
Context:
returned_leave
Date:
12 Jul 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Cheshire Regiment (page 43)