John William Thomas | Service Record

First Name(s)John William
Place of BirthSacriston, County Durham
Club(s)Brighton and Hove Albion
Newcastle United
Spennymoor United
ServiceBritish Army
Service NumberGS/99239
Previous Service Number(s)2642
Regiment or CorpsRoyal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment)
Unit(s)10th (Service) Battalion
Previous Regiment(s) or CorpsDurham Light Infantry
Unit(s)1/8th Battalion*
Type of Casualty (If applicable)-
Theatre of War (If applicable)-
Date of Death (If applicable)-
Place of Death (If applicable)-
Place of Burial/Commemoration (If applicable)-
Grave/Memorial Reference (If applicable)-
Awards and DecorationsMeritorious Service Medal
Supplementary Notes*Attached Intelligence Police.
Prisoner of War in Germany but escaped and returned to service.