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Forename(s): Tom Harry
Place of Birth: Skipton, Yorkshire
Service No: 63010
Regiment / Corps / Service: King’s Own (Yorkshire Light Infantry)
Battalion / Unit: 5th Battalion
Division: 62nd (2/West Riding) Division
Date of Death: 1918-11-03
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: I. D. 11.
CWGC Cemetery: RUESNES COMMUNAL CEMETERY
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: CARLETON-IN-CRAVEN, YORKSHIRE
Tom Harry Hutchinson was the son of Henry and Hannah Hutchinson, née Wormald. Henry was born at Bewerley and Hannah at Pateley Bridge, Yorkshire.
1901 Skipton, Yorkshire Census: 10, Bold Venture Terrace - Tom H. Hutchinson, aged 1 year, born Skipton, son of Henry and Hannah Hutchinson.
1911 Carleton-in-Craven, Yorkshire Census: 12, Vicars Row - Tom Harry Hutchinson, aged 11 years, born Skipton, Yorkshire, son of Henry Hutchinson, widower.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Tom Harry Hutchinson, 63010, 5 K.O.Y.L.I. D. of W. 3.11.18.
British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: Pte Tom Harry Hutchinson, 63010, 5th Yorks L. I. D. of Wds. 3.11.18.
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Pte Tom Harry Hutchinson, 63010, 5/K.O.Y.L.I. Date and Place of Death: 2/3.11.18. France. D. of W. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Father and sole legatee - Henry. £8 15s. 7d.
In the CWGC information Tom's battalion is given as the 7th (Service) Battalion, K.O.Y.L.I. This battalion was disbanded in France on the 20 February 1918 and Tom never served with them.
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:
HUTCHINSON, T.H., K.O.Y.L.I., George Street, [Carleton], killed Nov. 2, 1918.
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Private Tom Harry HUTCHINSON
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: King’s Own (Yorkshire Light Infantry)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 62nd (2/West Riding) Division
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