Private James Thompson

Yorkshire Regiment

Died: Saturday 1 July 1916 (aged 20)

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Record:
THOMPSON, JAMES
Additional information:
Son of John and Margaret Thompson, of 20, High Downs Square, Hetton Down, Hetton-le-Hole, Co. Durham.
Cemetery:
DANTZIG ALLEY BRITISH CEMETERY, MAMETZ
Cemetery/memorial reference:
VI. W. I.
Country:
France

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Oral history

British airman served with 10 Sqdn RAF in GB 1942 and with 258 Sqdn in Sumatra 1942. Captured in Java 7/1942, POW of Japanese in Java and Molucca Islands 7/1942-8/1945
REEL 1 Family background in Spennymoor, County Durham; early employment. Service with RAF in GB 1941: conscription into Transport Section 5/1941; training with 10 Squadron; loading bombers; posting to 258 Squadron. Journey to Far East aboard Empress of Australia : convoy; shipboard pastimes; concert …

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Thompson, James
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Hollingworth Brass Bands (lost) (WMR 27038)
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Thompson, James
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St Matthews And St Marks WW1 Board (WMR 43031)
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Holbeach St Matthew, Lincolnshire
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Thompson, James
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Redruth Anglican Church Congregation (WMR 52576)
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Redruth, Cornwall
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Thompson, James
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Victoria Park Council School (lost) (WMR 3229)
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Thompson, James
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Pilkington Brothers Roll Of Honour (WMR 21343)
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St Helens, Merseyside
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Thompson, James
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Huyton With Roby (WMR 2510)
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Huyton, Merseyside
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Thompson, James
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St Marks Church (WMR 53120)
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Cowley Hill, Merseyside
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Thompson, James
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St Albans Organ - WW1 (WMR 42177)
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Windy Nook, Tyne And Wear
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Thompson, James
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St Chads Church WW1 And WW2 (WMR 558)
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Whittle Le Woods, Lancashire
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Thompson, James
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Coundon Workingmens Club (WMR 71488)
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Coundon, Durham
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Thompson, James
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St Andrews Church Bells WW1 (WMR 22458)
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Wormingford, Essex
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Thompson, James
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Alnwick Parish WW1 Book Of Remembrance (WMR 33397)
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Alnwick, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Thompson, James
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St Aidans Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 12956)
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Hartlepool, Cleveland
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Thompson, James
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Borough Of Stretford - WW1 Book Of Remembrance (WMR 3234)
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Stretford, Greater Manchester
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Thompson, James
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St Georges Church WW1 (WMR 45430)
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Wigan, Greater Manchester
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Thompson, James
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Sandwith & Rottington (WMR 70442)
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Sandwith, Cumbria
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Thompson, James
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Whitehaven WW1 Borough Roll of Honour (WMR 72636)
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Whitehaven, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Thompson, James
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Castlewellan and Annsborough - Tablet (WMR 68762)
Location:
Castlewellan, Down
Name recorded:
Thompson, James
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Whittle And Clayton Le Woods Cross (WMR 573)
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Whittle-Le-Woods, Lancashire
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Thompson, James
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Wellington Street Presbyterians (WMR 6374)
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Ballymena, Antrim
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Thompson, James
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Wellington Street Presbyterians (WMR 6374)
Location:
Ballymena, Antrim
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Thompson, James
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County Borough Of Halifax Books Of Remembrance (WMR 2689)
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Halifax, West Yorkshire
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Thompson, James
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Branton Presbyterian Church WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 33723)
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Glanton, Northumberland
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Thompson, James
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Hamsterley Colliery Roll of Honour (WMR 71338)
Location:
Hamsterley Colliery, Durham
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Thompson, James
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Alnwick Parish WW1 Book Of Remembrance (WMR 33397)
Location:
Alnwick, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Thompson, James
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St Francis Church WW1 And WW2 (WMR 51289)
Location:
Blackburn, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Thompson, James
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St Andrew's United Reformed Church - WW1 (WMR 27558)
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Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Thompson, James
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Benson Wesleyan Church WW1 Plaque (WMR 34307)
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Longbenton, Tyne And Wear
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Thompson, James
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St Matthews Church WW1 (WMR 3221)
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Stretford, Greater Manchester
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Thompson, James
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Whitehaven WW1 Borough Roll of Honour (WMR 72636)
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Whitehaven, Cumbria
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Thompson, James
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Orton - WW1 Plinth (WMR 532)
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Orton, Cumbria
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Thompson, James
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Clayton Congregational Church WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 25685)
Location:
Clayton, Greater Manchester
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Thompson, James
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Clayton - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 13086)
Location:
Clayton, Greater Manchester
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Thompson, James
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Belfast Royal Academy - WW1 (WMR 6249)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
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Thompson, James
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St Nicholas Parishioners, Chiswick, Roll Of Honour (WMR 47682)
Location:
Chiswick, Greater London
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Thompson, James
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James Chadwick And Bro Ltd (WMR 43742)
Location:
Walmsley, Bolton, Greater Manchester
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Thompson, James
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Tundergarth WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 44220)
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Tundergarth Mains, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Thompson, James
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Lucker Cross (WMR 33491)
Location:
Lucker, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Thompson, James
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All Saints Church - Cross (WMR 3222)
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Stretford, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Thompson, James
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Glasserton (WMR 5873)
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Glasserton, Dumfries And Galloway
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Thompson, James
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Christ Church (WMR 43740)
Location:
Walmsley, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Thompson, James
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Downpatrick (WMR 6347)
Location:
Downpatrick, Down
Name recorded:
Thompson, James
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Bagraw County School (WMR 67906)
Location:
Hexham, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Thompson, James
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Belfast Salvation Army - WW1 (WMR 6598)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
Name recorded:
Thompson, James
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Kirkland St Lawrence (Westmorland) (WMR 2993)
Location:
Kirkland, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Thompson, James
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Mountpottinger Salvation Army (WMR 6320)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
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Thompson, James
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Royal Ulster Constabulary - WW2 (WMR 6220)
Location:
Knock, Antrim
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Thompson, James
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Chopwell - Chancel Screen And Window WW1 (WMR 42093)
Location:
Chopwell, Tyne And Wear
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Thompson, James
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Dervock And District (WMR 43512)
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Dervock, Antrim
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Thompson, James
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Dervock And District (WMR 43512)
Location:
Dervock, Antrim