We remember Ronald Thomson

We remember Ronald Thomson

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Timeline

Timeline

1883
sibling Anita Thomson Source:5480678 1883
1885
sibling Andrew Thomson Source:5480678 1885
1886
birth Rotherham, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:5481275 Source:5480647 18th October 1886
1887
sibling Helen Edna Thomson Source:5480678 1887
1890
sibling Emily May Thomson Source:5480678 1890
1901
dates Age 14 Source:5481515 31st March 1901
1901
education Secondary education Willaston School Nantwich, Willaston United Kingdom Source:5481515 31st March 1901
1911
location Stoneleigh, Godstone Road, Rotherham United Kingdom parents address Source:5480678 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Colliery Deputy Source:5480678 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 24 Source:5480678 2nd April 1911
1912
employment Mining Engineer Rothervale Coal Company Rotherham United Kingdom Source:8990346 1912
1915
employment Brass Founder Messers W N Baines and Co Rotherham United Kingdom Source:8990346 October 1915
1915
enlistment United Kingdom Source:8990346 November 1915
1915
location Melton House, Gerard Road, Rotherham, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address Source:5481275 1st December 1915
1915
location 17 Upper Bedford Place, Russell Square, London WC United Kingdom away from home address Source:5481275 1st December 1915
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Engineers Tunnelling Companies Source:5481280 20th December 1915
1916
commission Temporary Source:5481280 5th January 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8990346 25th January 1916 - 27th January 1917
1917
hospitalisation Fatally Wounded Hospital/Institution Source:5482306 16th January 1917
1917
dates Age 30 Source:5480728 27th January 1917
1917
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Engineers 185 Tunnelling Coy Source:5480780 27th January 1917
1917
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Engineers 185 Tunnelling Coy Source:5480728 27th January 1917
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:5480728 27th January 1917
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Engineers Source:4429037
1917
death Died of wounds Died from wounds received in action. Number Ten British Red Cross Hospital France Source:7049305 Source:5480780 27th January 1917
burial Le Treport Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Seine-Maritime Le Treport Old Military Cemetery France Source:7049305 Source:5481282

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Ronald
Initials R
Last Name Thomson
Source 4429037
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
17 Upper Bedford Place, Russell Square, London WC United Kingdom away from home address known 1st December 1915
Melton House, Gerard Road, Rotherham, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address known 1st December 1915
Stoneleigh, Godstone Road, Rotherham United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Royal Engineers Second Lieutenant
British Army Royal Engineers 185 Tunnelling Coy Second Lieutenant
British Army Royal Engineers 185 Tunnelling Coy Second Lieutenant
British Army Royal Engineers Tunnelling Companies Second Lieutenant
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emily Louise Thomson mother
Andrew Thomson father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Anita Thomson sister 1883
Andrew Thomson brother 1885
Emily May Thomson sister 1890
Helen Edna Thomson sister 1887

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Andrew1561
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Andrew1561
GRO War Death Army Officers Indices (1914 to 1921) Transcription Andrew1561
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Andrew1561
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Andrew1561
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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CWGC Record of Death - 2Lt Ronald Thomson RE Andrew1561
London Gazette Andrew1561
The Life of a Tunnelling Company Andrew1561
Obituary of Ronald Thomson Andrew1561

Multimedia

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Ronald Thomson Andrew1561
Anita Thomson Wedding Photograph Andrew1561
2nd Lt. Ronald Thomson Andrew1561
Rotherham Advertiser 3 Feb 1917 Andrew1561

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