We remember Edward Ernest Thomas

We remember Edward Ernest Thomas

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Timeline

Timeline

1884
birth Colchester United Kingdom Source:4402321 16th December 1884
1899
dates Age 14 Source:4402321 22nd May 1899
1899
enlistment Kirkee Maharshtra province India Source:4402321 22nd May 1899
1899
service British Army Boy Royal Horse Artillery "S" Battery Source:7001392 29th October 1899 - 1st April 1902
1902
service British Army Private 5063 Royal Irish Dragoon Guards 4th Source:7001392 1st April 1902
1909
marriage Ellen Pont Source:4402321 1909
1911
children Violet Ellen Thomas Source:4402321 1911
1913
children Ernest Henry Thomas Source:4402321 1913
1917
service British Army Private 47891 Machine Gun Corps 12th M.G.Squadron Source:7001401 February 1917 - 17th July 1917
1917
service British Army Serjant Machine Gun Corps 12th Source:7001401 17th July 1917 - 16th November 1919
1919
awards Long Service and Good Conduct Medal Other War Service Award Source:7001401 17th February 1919
1923
discharge Source:4402321 30th November 1923
1939
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:7001358 1939
1939
location Stanley Rd., Brighton United Kingdom their own address Source:7001358 1939
employment Commissionaire Duke of York's Cinema Brighton United Kingdom Source:7001358
1939
death Not War Related Goes to work with Pneumonia, dies shortly afterwards. Brighton United Kingdom Source:4402321 Source:7001358 11th February 1939
burial Brighton Cemetary Downs Crematorium Non-War Cemetery Bear road, Brighton Brighton crematorium, Bear road Cemetery. United Kingdom Source:4402321
sibling Florence Martha Wright Source:4402321

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Edward Ernest
Initials EE
Last Name Thomas
Source 4402321
First Names Edward
Initials E
Last Name Thomas
Source 4402321
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Stanley Rd., Brighton United Kingdom their own address known 1939
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Royal Horse Artillery "S" Battery Boy
British Army 5063 Royal Irish Dragoon Guards 4th Private
British Army 47891 Machine Gun Corps 12th M.G.Squadron Private
British Army Machine Gun Corps 12th Serjant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star with Clasp First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Long Service and Good Conduct Medal Other War Service Award
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ernest Henry Thomas son 1913
Violet Ellen Thomas daughter 1911
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Wright Wright mother
Henry Thomas father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Florence Martha Wright sister
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ellen Pont wife 1909

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Multimedia

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Duke of York's Cinema Commissionaire Ben50080
Obituary photograph Ben50080
Tidworth Barracks Ben50080
Newspaper account of the first engagement Ben50080
Laid to rest Ben50080
India Ben50080
100th anniversary - Casteau Ben50080
Hornby & Thomas descendants meet at the memorial Ben50080
Commissionaire Ben50080
Mons charge Ben50080
Cpl Thomas Ben50080
Great Grandson Ben50080
War records Ben50080
War records Ben50080
Service record Ben50080
Part one first shot article after the war Ben50080
First shot article 2 Ben50080

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