1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Thomas Ellwood

Contributed by: Thomas Ellwood, on 2008-11-12

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Rank
First Name Thomas
Surname Ellwood
Year of Birth 1880
Year of Death 1916
Regiment East Surrey Regiment
Place of Wartime Residence Ludworth, Durham

Thomas's Story

He was my grandfather and died 15 years before I was born.

He was born in 1880, the youngest of 5 brothers in a farming family.

His wife was named Sally Ann and they had 8 children (7 sons and a daughter). The eldest of these 8 children was only 14 years of age when my grandfather died in France.

He need not to have gone to war for he was in a reserved category.

This all I know of him and I would like to know more.

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