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About Wilfred Thompson

Date of Birth
9th January, 1898

Service Number
31459

Birth Place
Staindrop, Durham, England

Date of Death
Q2 1986 88y

Place of Death
Darlington, Durham, England

Relationships

Parents
Isaac Thompson born abt 1870 and Sophia (nee Hewitt) Thompson born abt 1870. Married Q3 1895 Teesdale, Durham, England

Siblings
Florence born abt 1900, Arthur Hewitt born abt 1906,Cicely Beatrice born abt 1911

Marriage
Q4 1932 Nellie Farrell born 24 February,1907 Darlington, Durham, England

Career

Service
Army

Unit
1st and 8th Northumberland Fusiliers

Rank
Corporal, Acting Sergeant

Enlisted Address
West Terrace, Staindrop, Durham, England

Medals
British War Medal and Victory Medal

Silver Badge
No

Service Record
No

Civilian Employment
1939 Implement printer – Iron foundry labourer – heavy worker

Campaigns
1916- 1919 France and Germany

Additional Information

Census Information
1901 Main Street, Staindrop, Durham, England. 1911 West Terrace, Staindrop, Durham, England

Absent Voters Roll
West Terrace (South) 31459 Northumberland Fusiliers

Electoral Roll
1920 -1926 West Terrace (South) Staindrop, Durham, England

1939 Register
Church Row, Darlington, Durham, England

Sources
Staindrop Roll of Honour, Ancestry, Find My Past

- Research by DB