James Thompson

St Bees Dead of the First World War
Roll of Honour
James Thompson
22nd Northumberland Fusiliers
Killed in Action on the Somme, 1916
From the ‘Whitehaven News’ 18th January 1917: MEMORIAL SERVICE TO SANDWITH ETC. FALLEN SOLDIERS

A very impressive memorial service was conducted on Sunday morning in St. John’s church, Chopwell, Co. Durham, to the memory of four fallen soldiers, two of whom were acting corporals; James Thompson, Northumberland Fusiliers (Tyneside Scottish) of Sandwith, and Private Jack Smith, Australian contingent, of Hallbankgate, etc. The service was conducted by the Rev. MacDonald.

Scroll to Top