William Thoms

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Broughty Ferry
  • Service no: 2115
  • Rank: Gunner
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Garrison Artillery
  • Unit/Ship: 67th Siege Battery
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 20.08.1916
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Flatiron Copse Cemetery, Mametz
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: V111.G.6.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Anderston, Glasgow
  • Address: 14 Kinloch St, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:
  • Father:

    Robert Thom

  • Siblings:

    Catherine Jones (nee Thoms) 16 Strathmartine Rd, Dundee

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about William Thoms

William Thoms   2115   Royal Garrison Artillery

THOMS___Killed in action on 20th August, 2115, Gunner William Thoms, R.G.A., late of 14 Kinloch Street, Dundee, only son of the late Robert Thom, baker, of Glasgow and Dundee.  Inserted by his sister Cathie.

Dundee People’s Journal 9th September 1916

Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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