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Pte 2351 Thomas Arrowsmith
« on: January 11, 2020, 07:12:10 AM »
Pte Arrowsmith enlisted in 3rd Bttn on 10/8/1914.  He had been employed by Manchester Corporation as a Lamp Lighter and was time expired for previous service in the Regiment. Posted to 11th Bttn on 1/10/1914, Thomas served at Gallipoli from 6/7/1915.  He returned Home on 10/2/1916.
Thomas was discharged unfit, aged 40 on 8/9/1916. He had VDH as a result service in Gallipoli. 152 Clowes St, Gorton.
Thomas died from VHD on 25/3/1919, aged 44. Reg Chorlton Q1 1919 8c/1346. Buried Southern Cem. 29/3/1919. CofE I/1340
Thomas was a widower -  Kayia Garlick 1904 . Daughter Florrie 19/6/1905. Florrieā€™s Guardian received a Pension.  Matilda Jane Garlick.  His brother Edwin received probate.
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Re: Pte 2351 Thomas Arrowsmith
« Reply #1 on: January 14, 2020, 02:40:05 PM »
DC attached confirming death due to VHD.
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Re: Pte 2351 Thomas Arrowsmith
« Reply #2 on: August 06, 2020, 06:54:32 PM »
We need to see if Thomas Arrowsmith has a headstone at Southern Cemetery and review the inscription.
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No Headstone found.
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