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Forename(s): Tom Francis
Place of Birth: Bainbridge, Yorkshire
Service No: 14886
Regiment / Corps / Service: Royal Engineers
Battalion / Unit: 59th Field Coy
Division: 5th Division
Date of Death: 1914-11-09
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Panel 9.
CWGC Cemetery: ---
CWGC Memorial: YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial(s): Not Listed (View Names Not Listed on a Local War Memorial)
Tom Francis Johnson was the son of John and Adelaide Johnson, née Bell. John was born at Aiskew, Bedale and Adelaide at York, Yorkshire.
1891 York, Yorkshire Census: 42, Vicar's Terrace - Tom Francis Johnson, aged 6 years, born Bainbridge, Yorkshire, son of John and Adelaide Johnson.
1901 York, Yorkshire Census: 5, Glen Road - Tom F. Johnson, aged 16 years, born Bainbridge, Yorkshire, son of John and Adelaide Johnson.
1911 Bulford, Wiltshire Census: Bulford Camp, 56th Coy Royal Engineers - Sapper Tom Francis Johnson, aged 26 years, single, born Wensleydale, Askrigg, Yorkshire.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Spr Tom F. Johnson, 14886, 59 Fd. Coy, R.E. Qualifying date [for 1914 Star]: 18.8.14. K. in A.
British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: Spr Tom F. Johnson, 14886, Royal Engineers.
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Sapper Tom Francis Johnson, 14886, 59th Fd. Coy. R.E. Date and Place of Death: 9.11.14. In action. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Widow and Sole Legatee - Lilian. £7 1s. 10d. [No marriage for Tom and Lilian has yet been found.]
Data Source: Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-19 Records
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
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