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Place of Birth: Thruscross, Yorkshire
Service No: 17670
Regiment / Corps / Service: Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 8th (Service) Battalion
Division: 11th (Northern) Division
Date of Death: 1917-04-30
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: II. B. 16.
CWGC Cemetery: GREVILLERS BRITISH CEMETERY
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: ARNCLIFFE, YORKSHIRE
Thomas Ingleby was the son of Adam and Mary Jane Ingleby, née Spencer. Adam was born at West End, Thruscross and Mary at Kettlewell, Yorkshire.
1901 Halton Gill, Yorkshire Census: Thomas Ingleby, aged 4 years, born Thurs-cross, Yorkshire, son of Adam and Mary Jane Ingleby.
1911 Halton Gill, Yorkshire Census: Thomas Ingleby, aged 14 years, born Thircross, Yorkshire, son of Adam Ingleby, widower.
The British Army Service Record for Thomas Ingleby exists but may be incomplete.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Thomas Ingleby, 17670, W. Rid. R. D. of W. 30.4.17.
British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: Pte Thomas Ingleby, 17670, 2 W. Rid. R.; 8 W. Rid. R. D. of W. 30.4.17.
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Pte Thomas Ingleby, 17670, 8th Bn W. Riding. Date and Place of Death: 30.4.17. 3rd Aust. C.C.S. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Father - Adam. £13 2s. 3d.
A short biography of Thomas is included in: ‘Swaledale & Wharfedale Remembered - Aspects of Dales’ life through peace and war’ by Keith Taylor (2006).
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:
INGLEBY, Thomas, aged 20, West Riding Regiment, son of Mr. A. Ingleby, [Halton Gill], died of wounds April 30, 1917.
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Private Thomas INGLEBY
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 11th (Northern) Division
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