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Forename(s): Tom Harry
Place of Birth: Silsden, Yorkshire
Service No: 235251
Regiment / Corps / Service: Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 1/4th Battalion
Division: 49th (West Riding) Division
Date of Death: 1918-10-11
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: IV. D. 3.
CWGC Cemetery: WELLINGTON CEMETERY, RIEUX-EN-CAMBRESIS
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: SILSDEN, YORKSHIRE
Tom Harry Gill (born 19 July 1897) was the son of Jeremiah James and Alice Grace Gill, née Ellison. Both parents were born at Silsden, Yorkshire.
Tom's parents were identified for CPGW by Josie Walsh of ‘The Craven Indexes’ website.
1901 Bradford, Yorkshire Census: 17, Home View Terrace - Tom H. Gill, aged 3 years, born Silsden, Yorkshire, son of Jeremiah and Alice Gill.
1911 Bradford, Yorkshire Census: 19, Masham Place - Tom Harry Gill, aged 13 years, born Silsden, Yorkshire, son of Jeremiah and Alice Gill.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Tom H. Gill, 235251, West Riding Regiment.
Tom is commemorated in the 'City of Bradford Great War 1914-1918 Roll of Honour'.
Data Source: Local War Memorial
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 49th (West Riding) Division
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