We remember Thomas Rourke

We remember Thomas Rourke

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1889
birth Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:6281869 11th April 1889
1915
employment Spinning company employee Hulme Spinning Company Stalybridge, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:7000825 6th February 1915
service Royal Navy 234175 Source:6281869
1915
death Killed in Action Thomas died at the Battle of Dogger Bank. 3 ships from each side involved.10 men died on the Tiger - out of a total of 15 allied deaths. The German Empire lost 954 men. Source:6281869 24th January 1915
burial Moston Cemetery Non-War Cemetery Manchester, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:7000825

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Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Thomas
Initials T
Last Name Rourke
Source 6281869
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Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy 234175
Religion
DateReligionSource
1915-02-06 Roman Catholic

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Royal Navy Seamen 1899-1919

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An Impressive Naval Funeral in Manchester Hazel3452

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