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Private Archibald Thomson 29962

Highland Light Infantry

Died: Sunday 2 December 1917 (aged 37)

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Record:
THOMSON, ARCHIBALD
Additional information:
Of Stockbriggs, Lesmahagow, Lanarkshire. Only son of Catherine Thomson (now of Largs, Ayrshire) and the late William Thomson.
Cemetery:
TYNE COT MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 131 to 132.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Second Lieutenant A Thomson
Context:
other
Date:
30 Nov 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 76 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Gordon Highlanders. (page 210)
Name:
Lieutenant J C Thomson
Context:
other
Date:
2 Dec 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 15 (King's) Hussars (page 240)
Name:
Lieutenant J P Thomson
Context:
other
Date:
6 Dec 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 15 (King's) Hussars (page 240)