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Place of Birth: Glasshouses, Yorkshire
Service No: 7196
Regiment / Corps / Service: Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 'A' Coy 1/4th Battalion
Division: 49th (West Riding) Division
Date of Death: 1917-03-18
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Plot F. Row 4. Grave 17.
CWGC Cemetery: CALAIS SOUTHERN CEMETERY
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: CONONLEY, YORKSHIRE
Local War Memorial: KILDWICK, YORKSHIRE
Tom Millward was the son of Joseph and Sarah Ellen Millward, née Ingleby. Joseph was born at Glasshouses and Sarah at Pateley Bridge, Yorkshire.
1901 Glasshouses, Yorkshire Census: Tom Millward, aged 3 years, born Glasshouses, son of Joseph and S. Ellen Millward.
1911 Cononley, Yorkshire Census: Aireside - Tom Millward, aged 13 years, born Bishopside, Yorkshire, son of Joseph Millward widower.
The British Army Service Record for Tom Millward exists but may be incomplete.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Tom Millward, 4/7196, W. Rid. R. Died 18.3.17. O i/c. Recs. York request insts. to dispose of medals 19.2.21.
British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: Pte Tom Millward, 4/7196, 1/7 [sic] W. Rid. R. Died 18.3.17.
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Pte Tom Millward, 7196, 1/4th Bn W. Riding. Date and Place of Death: 18.3.17 France. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Brother - Benjamin £3 7s. 6d. Brother - Fred £0 7s. 5d. Brother - Walter £0 7s. 5d. Sister - Norah £0 7s. 6d. Sister - Hilda £0 7s. 6d. Sister - Hilda £0 14s. 11d. Self and decd. sis. Phyllis.
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:
MILLWARD, Tom, [Cononley], West Riding Regiment, died in hospital, France, from septic poisoning, 1916.
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Private Tom MILLWARD
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 49th (West Riding) Division
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