Wars Last Goodbyes
Individual Record

St Mary the Virgin Pembridge

Inscription

Also William Thomas

Son of the above

Who fell in France May 4 1917

Aged 29 years

Greater love hath no man than this

That a man lay down his life for

His friends

 

Place of Inscription

St Mary the Virgin Pembridge

Herefordshire

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William

Thomas

1888

Lyonshall, Herefordshire

4th May 1917

Killed in close quarter action in trenches south of Hulluch when a German patrol snuck down a disused sap and killed three men including William

29

Philosophe British Cemetery, Mazingarbe, Pas de Calais, France

First World War

Private

1st Battalion King's Shropshire Light Infantry

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