Rifleman Scott Thompson

Royal Irish Rifles

Died: Thursday 16 August 1917 (aged 35)

Connected records

Record:
THOMPSON, SCOTT
Additional information:
Son of James and Mary Jane Thompson, of Lisnafillan, Gracehill, Co. Antrim.
Cemetery:
TYNE COT MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 138 to 140.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant A L S Thompson
Context:
joined
Date:
11 Aug 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 6 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Liverpool Regiment. (page 452)
Name:
Second Lieutenant W L Thompson
Context:
joined
Date:
16 Aug 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Essex Regiment (page 298)
Name:
casualty_wounded Trooper Thompson
Context:
Date:
17 Aug 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 7 Machine Gun Squadron (page 482)