Thomas C. Scott (c.1898-1918)

An ongoing project to commemorate and research the lives of those who appear on war memorials and rolls of honour in the local area, who served in the military, or whose deaths were linked to conflict.

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:

SCOTT, THOMAS C. Private. No CH/20282. Royal Marine Light Infantry. HMS Glory. Lived with his Uncle and Aunt at The Hallas, Kirkburton. Employed as a grocer's assistant by his Uncle, Mr H. Boot, of Kirkburton. Died of pneumonia in Russia on 1.10.1918, aged 20 years. Originally buried in KEM CEMETERY, RUSSIA. Now re-interred in MURMANSK NEW BRITISH CEMETERY, RUSSIA. Grave Location:- Special Memorial B 32. Is also commemorated on the BROOKWOOD RUSSIA MEMORIAL in Brookwood Military Cemetery, Surrey.
ROH:- All Hallows Parish Church, Kirkburton; commemorated on headstone in Kirkburton Churchyard.

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