1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

James Thomson

Contributed by: Tom Smith, on 2008-11-10

James Thomson
Rank
First Name James
Surname Thomson
Year of Birth Unknown
Year of Death 1960
Regiment Royal Scots
Place of Wartime Residence Blackburn, West Lothian

James's Story

Jimmy lost both legs and lived the rest of his life with his mother in Blackburn. His standing joke was to feign sensations in his legs, saying they were cold. Then his brother replied, "They can't be, they're in France!"

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