Thomas Cass

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: M2/226225
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Army Service Corps
  • Unit/Ship: 335th Mechanical Transport Company
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 40
  • Date of Death: 24.04.1917
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Haute-Avesnes British Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: D.11

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth: 12.01.1887
  • Place of Birth: Leeds
  • Address: Ward Rd, Dundee
  • Occupation: Fireman, Dundee Corporation Fire Brigade
  • Mother:
  • Father:
  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Helen Cass, 96 King St, Broughty Ferry

  • Children:

    Doris, born 08.08.1906 & William, born 11.06.1910

More about Thomas Cass

Thomas Cass   M2/226225   Army Service Corps

DUNDEE FIREMAN DIES IN FRANCE.

Official intimation was received yesterday of the death in France of Private T. Cass, of the Army Service Corps (Mechanical Transport).  Prior to his enlistment shortly after the outbreak of war Private Cass was a member of the permanent staff of the Dundee Corporation Fire Brigade.

He leaves a widow and two children, who reside in Ward Road.

Dundee Courier 17th May 1917

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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