Private Stephen William Thompson

Highland Light Infantry

Died: Sunday 30 April 1916 (aged 17)

Connected records

Record:
THOMPSON, STEPHEN WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of Mrs. Ethel Windmill, of 11, Arundel Rd., Newbold, Chesterfield.
Cemetery:
GUNNERS FARM MILITARY CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Q. 10.
Country:
Belgium

Possible matches

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Name recorded:
Thompson, S W
Memorial:
St John The Evangelists Church (WMR 14421)
Location:
Newbold, Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Thompson, S W
Memorial:
Bedlington (WMR 33767)
Location:
Bedlington, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Thompson, S W
Memorial:
Great Central Railway - WW1 (WMR 27674)
Location:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire

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Name:
Private Thompson
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
30 Apr 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Durham Light Infantry (page 164)
Name:
Captain A G G Thompson
Context:
author
Date:
30 Apr 1916
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 12 Sanitary Section (page 120)