1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Thomas King

Contributed by: Michael John Davies, on 2008-11-17

Tom King
Rank
First Name Thomas
Surname King
Year of Birth 1892
Year of Death 1918
Regiment Grenadier Guards
Place of Wartime Residence Wooburn, Cambridgeshire

Thomas's Story

Shot in the hip at Loos. Took two years to die in severe pain.

Photograph taken in Tom's first year in uniform.

Other memories

Anonymous 2008-11-20

Burial at Wooburn full military honours. Volley of shots, 48 guards inb attendance. Gun carriage pulled by six horses.

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