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Place of Birth: Addingham, Yorkshire
Service No: 32388
Regiment / Corps / Service: King’s (Shropshire Light Infantry)
Battalion / Unit: 6th (Service) Battalion
Division: 20th (Light) Division
Date of Death: 1917-11-30
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Panel 8 and 9.
CWGC Cemetery: ---
CWGC Memorial: CAMBRAI MEMORIAL, LOUVERVAL
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: ADDINGHAM, YORKSHIRE
Thomas Hodgson (born 3 May 1882) was the son of James and Annie Hodgson, née England. James was born at Gisburn Forest and Annie at Addingham, Yorkshire. Thomas was the cousin of: Private Tom Hodgson (26671) (q.v.); Private Percy Hodgson (13771) (q.v.); Private Robert Hodgson (28391) (q.v.); Private Rowland Robinson (235477) (q.v.); Private John Hodgson (29749).
1891 Nelson, Lancashire Census: 37, Westmorland Street - Thomas Hodgson, aged 8 years, born Addingham, Yorkshire, son of James and Annie Hodgson.
1901 Nelson, Lancashire Census: 58, Lomeshaye Road - Thomas Hodgson, aged 18 years, born Addingham, Yorkshire, son of James and Annie Hodgson.
Thomas was married to Emma Wynn in 1908.
1911 Nelson, Lancashire Census: 15, Wickliffe Street - Thomas Hodgson, aged 28 years, born Addingham, Yorkshire, husband of Emma Hodgson.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Thomas Hodson [sic], 32388, K.S.L.I.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Awarded "The Military Medal" France. Hodgson T. Pte 6th Bn Shropshire Light Infantry, 32388. Date of Gazette: 19 March 1918.
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Pte Thomas Hodgson, 32388, 6th Battn Shropshire L.I. Date and Place of Death: 30.11.17 France. In action. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Widow - Emma. £10 2s. 10d. Self & Child.
Data Source: Local War Memorial
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: King’s (Shropshire Light Infantry)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 20th (Light) Division
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