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About Thomas Hodgson

Date of Birth
16 November 1880

Service Number
41197 (36364)

Birth Place
Newsham Grange, Winston, Durham, England

Date of Death
Registered Q4 1965

Place of Death
Registered Durham South Western, Durham, England

Relationships

Parents
William Hodgson born abt 1832 and Anne Clarkson born abt 1833. Married Q3 1858 Teeside, Durham, England

Siblings
Jane Ann born abt 1860, Mary born abt 1861,George born abt 1864, John William born abt 1866, Margaret born abt 1868, Ralph born abt 1872, Elizabeth born abt 1876, Christopher born abt 1875

Marriage
Georgina Walker born 12 April 1881. Married 30 April 1909 Staindrop, Durham, England (Army record) Registered Q2 1910 Teesdale, Durham, England

Career

Service
Army

Unit
Alexandra, Princess of Wales's Own Yorkshire Regiment. Previous Units: 7/York. R. 41197 Pte, 6/York. R. 41197 (36364) 17th Yorks Reg

Rank
Private

Enlisted Address
Clive House, Staindrop, Durham, England

Medals
British War Medal and Victory Medal

Silver Badge
No

Service Record
Yes

Civilian Employment
1901 Cartman at Freestone Quarry. 1911 Labouring On Estates. 1915 Insurance Agent. 1939 Gardener

Campaigns
France 1915-1917

Additional Information

Census Information
1881 Newsham Grange, Winston, Durham, England .1891 North Side, Staindrop, Durham, England. 1901 Main Street, Staindrop, Durham, England. 1911 West End, Staindrop, Durham, England

Absent Voters Roll
Front Street, Staindrop, Durham, England 41197, 3rd Bn. W. Y. Reg

1939 Register
West End, Staindrop, Durham, England

Sources
Staindrop Roll of Honour, Ancestry , Find my Past and Forces War Records

Notes
War Office Daily List No.5378 incident date 01 October 1917 Entitled to wear a "Wound Stripe" as authorised under Army Order 204 of the 6th July 1916. The terms of this award being named on this list.

- Research by JB/JP