Alexander Thomson

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment:
  • Service no: 9516
  • Rank: Lance Corporal
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Scots Guards
  • Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
  • Place of Death: Red Cross Hospital, France
  • Age at Death: 38
  • Date of Death: 25.04.1916
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Etaples Military Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: V.B.14.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address:
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Helen Thomson

  • Father:

    Alexander Thomson

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Mary McKenna (partner) 5 1/2 Whorterbank, Lochee, Dundee

  • Children:

    1 Child (name unknown)

More about Alexander Thomson

Alexander Thomson   9516   Scots Guards

THOMSONDied of wounds, on the 25th inst., at the Red Cross Hospital, No. 9516 Corporal Alexander Thomson, Scots Guards. (New Zealand papers please copy.) – Inserted by Duncan and Agnes Thomson, 13 Heron’s Lane, Lochee.

Dundee People’s Journal 29th April 1916

Pte Duncan Thomson, 8121, 1st Battalion, Connaught Rangers.

Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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