We remember Thomas John Legg

We remember Thomas John Legg

Timeline

Timeline

1891
birth Treforest, Pontypridd United Kingdom Source:9580623 Source:9289400 2nd August 1891
1901
dates Age 9 Source:9577489 31st March 1901
1901
location Stoney Knapp, Broadwindsor, Dorset United Kingdom parents address Source:9577489 31st March 1901
1903
sibling Edward C Legg Source:9577936 1903
1905
sibling Ethel L Legg Source:9577936 1905
1906
sibling Maggie E Legg Source:9577936 1906
1909
sibling Reginald G Legg Source:9577936 1909
1911
location Laymore, Winsham, Chard, Somerset United Kingdom parents address Source:9289400 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Farm labourer Laymore, Winsham, Chard United Kingdom Source:9289400 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 19 Source:9289400 2nd April 1911
1913
sibling William James Legg Source:9577953 1913
1914
internment pow Wesel Germany Source:9578649 1914
1914
service British Army Private 9626 Somerset Light Infantry 1st Battalion Source:9578563 21st August 1914
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:2626881 21st August 1914
1914
internment pow Source:9578563 26th August 1914
1915
internment pow near Wolfsburg Germany Source:9578670 23rd January 1915
1916
hospitalisation Wounded - right arm. Wound on right hand. Hospital/Institution Source:9580642 12th January 1916
1916
internment pow Wesel Germany Source:9578686 11th March 1916
1916
internment pow Mannheim Germany Source:9580623 4th October 1916
1917
internment pow Germany Source:9580642 19th January 1917
1918
internment pow Leipzig Germany Source:9580649 15th January 1918
1918
events Repatriation Prisoner of War Repatriation Leith United Kingdom Source:9577704 26th December 1918
1920
location Holditch, Thorncombe, Dorset United Kingdom parents address Source:9578186 October 1920
1920
discharge Source:9578186 October 1920
1921
dates Age 30 Source:9578330 October 1921
1921
location Fore Street, Thorncombe, Dorset United Kingdom parents address Source:9578330 October 1921
1926
death Unknown Details of his early death are not known, but it could have been related to his four years spent in prisoner of war camps. Beaminster, Dorset United Kingdom Source:9580906 September 1926
1926
dates Age 35 Source:9580906 September 1926

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Thomas John
Initials TJ
Last Name Legg
Source 9289382
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Fore Street, Thorncombe, Dorset United Kingdom parents address known October 1921
Holditch, Thorncombe, Dorset United Kingdom parents address known October 1920
Laymore, Winsham, Chard, Somerset United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Stoney Knapp, Broadwindsor, Dorset United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 9626 Somerset Light Infantry 1st Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star with Clasp First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Martha Legg nee Ousley mother
John Legg father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edward C Legg step-brother 1903
Ethel L Legg step-sister 1905
Maggie E Legg step-sister 1906
Reginald G Legg step-brother 1909
William James Legg step-brother 1913

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England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Joanna64499
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Joanna64499
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Joanna64499
Prisoners of War 1914-1920 Transcription Joanna64499

External Evidence

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England & Wales, Civil Registration Birth Index, 1837-1915 Joanna64499
1911 England Census Joanna64499
1901 England Census Joanna64499
UK, WWI Service Medal and Award Rolls, 1914-1920 Joanna64499
British Army WWI Medal Rolls Index Cards, 1914-1920 Joanna64499
UK, WWI Service Medal and Award Rolls, 1914-1920 Joanna64499
War Diary 11 Bde 1st Battalion Somerset Light Infantry Joanna64499
1st Battalion Somerset Light Infantry First World War Muster Roll and Casualty List Joanna64499
1911 England Census Joanna64499
England & Wales, Civil Registration Birth Index, 1837-1915 Joanna64499
Dorset, England, Electoral Registers, 1839-1922 (Absent Voters List) Joanna64499
Dorset, England, Electoral Registers, 1839-1922 (Absent Voters List) Joanna64499
Dorset, England, Electoral Registers, 1839-1922 (Absent Voters List) Joanna64499
Dorset, England, Electoral Registers, 1839-1922 Joanna64499
Dorset, England, Electoral Registers, 1839-1922 Joanna64499
Dorset, England, Electoral Registers, 1839-1922 Joanna64499
1914-1918 Prisoners of the First World War ICRC historical archives Joanna64499
1914-1918 Prisoners of the First World War ICRC historical archives Joanna64499
1914-1918 Prisoners of the First World War ICRC historical archives Joanna64499
1914-1918 Prisoners of the First World War ICRC historical archives Joanna64499
List of prisoner-of-war camps in Germany Joanna64499
1914-1918 Prisoners of the First World War ICRC historical archives Joanna64499
1914-1918 Prisoners of the First World War ICRC historical archives Joanna64499
1914-1918 Prisoners of the First World War ICRC historical archives Joanna64499
1914-1918 Prisoners of the First World War ICRC historical archives Joanna64499
England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1916-2007 Joanna64499

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