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Home: Powburn
Date of death: 29 September 1918
Age at death: 30 years
Fate: Killed in action
Rank: Private
Service No: G/47270
Unit/Regiment: 26th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers (City of London) Regiment
Buried: Zantvoorde British Cemetery, Zonnebeke, Belgium (Cemetery/memorial reference: III. G. 13). Also commemorated on the Eglingham War Memorial, Northumberland UK and on the Branton Presbyterian Church Roll of Honour, Northumberland UK.
Other: Son of William and Margaret Thompson, of Powburn, Northumberland; husband of Margaret Thompson, of Victoria St., Low Pittington, Durham. Four years’ service.

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CEM26 Zantvoorde British Cemetery, Zonnebeke, Belgium CWGC image

Zantvoorde British Cemetery, Zonnebeke, Belgium (image courtesy of CWGC)
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