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Place of Birth: Burnley, Lancashire
Service No: 267025
Regiment / Corps / Service: Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 1/6th Battalion
Division: 49th (West Riding) Division
Date of Death: 1917-10-10
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Panel 82 to 85.
CWGC Cemetery: ---
CWGC Memorial: TYNE COT MEMORIAL
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: BARNOLDSWICK, YORKSHIRE
Local War Memorial: SALTERFORTH, YORKSHIRE
Thomas Healey was the son of Edward and Margaret Ann Healey, née Ward. Both parents were born at Burnley, Lancashire.
1891 Burnley, Lancashire Census: 5, Cowper Street - Thomas Healey, aged 1 month, born Burnley, son of Edward and Margaret A. Healey.
1901 Barnoldswick, Yorkshire Census: 18, Turner Street - Thomas Healey, aged 10 years, born Burnley, Lancashire, son of Edward and Margaret A. Healey.
1911 Salterforth, Yorkshire Census: Park Avenue - Thomas Healey, aged 20 years, born Burnley, Lancashire, son of Edward and Margaret Ann Healey.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Thomas Healey, 267025, W. Rid. R.
British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: Pte Thomas Healey, 267025, 1/6 W. Rid. R. K. in A. 10.10.17.
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Pte Thomas Healey, 267025, 4893, 1/6th Bn W. Riding. Date and Place of Death: 10.10.17 Belgium. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Mother and Sole Legatee - Margaret Ann £11 19s. 8d.
See also: ‘Guiseley Terriers: A Small Part in The Great War - A History of the 1/6th Battalion, Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding) Regiment’ by Stephen Barber (2018).
Data Source: Craven’s Part in the Great War - original CPGW book entryView Entry in CPGW Book
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record:
HEALEY, T., aged 26, West Riding Regiment, School Terrace, [Salterforth], killed in action Oct. 9, 1917.
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Private Thomas HEALEY
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 49th (West Riding) Division
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