We remember Thomas Thornton

We remember Thomas Thornton

Timeline

Timeline

1892
birth Nottingham United Kingdom Source:9188866 10th September 1892
1910
employment Tobacco Cutter Player and Sons Ltd Source:9188866 February 1910
1910
location 18 Garfield Road, Radford, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9188866 February 1910
1911
employment Factory Hand (Tobacco) Source:9188866 6th March 1911
1911
enlistment Source:9188865 6th March 1911
1911
service British Army Private 1/11567 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment) 3rd Battalion Source:9188866 1911
1913
service British Army Corporal 11567 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment) Source:9188866 1st June 1913
1913
theatres Indian Frontier :6g Source:9188866 11th December 1913 - 2nd September 1914
1914
service British Army Lance Sergeant 11567 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment) Source:9188866 3rd October 1914
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9188866 4th November 1914 - 16th March 1915
1915
service British Army Acting Sergeant 11567 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment) Source:9188866 19th January 1915
1915
service British Army Sergeant 11567 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment) Source:9188866 9th February 1915
1915
hospitalisation Gun shot wound to left forearm, with compound fracture, received in action at Neuve Chapelle. Hospital/Institution Source:9188866 11th March 1915
1918
discharge Source:9188865 10th June 1918
1918
dates Age 25 Source:9188865 10th June 1918
service British Army Lance Serjeant 11567 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment 1st Battalion Source:9188865
sibling James Thornton Source:9188866
sibling John Thornton Source:9188866

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Thomas
Initials T
Last Name Thornton
Source 4436765
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
18 Garfield Road, Radford, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom parents address known February 1910
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 11567 Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment 1st Battalion Lance Serjeant
British Army 1/11567 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment) 3rd Battalion Private
British Army 11567 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment) Corporal
British Army 11567 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment) Lance Sergeant
British Army 11567 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment) Acting Sergeant
British Army 11567 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment) Sergeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sarah mother
John Thornton father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Thornton brother
John Thornton brother

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Medal Index Card
Silver War Badge Roll Transcription Yvonne27542
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Yvonne27542

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