Thomas Tyson (c.1896-1917)
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- TYSON, THOMAS. Driver. No 128062. 30th Battery, Royal Field Artillery. Born Meltham. Son of Robert and Elizabeth Tyson of Golcar Brow, Meltham. Employed at Lower Sunnybank Mills, Meltham. Attended Meltham Church Sunday School. Enlisted 1916. Went out to Mesopotamia and was later invalided to Bombay, India. Accidentally drowned in India on 24.9.1917, aged 21 years. Buried TRIMULGHERRY CANTONMENT CEMETERY, INDIA. Commemorated MADRAS 1914-1918 WAR MEMORIAL, CHENNAI, INDIA.
- ROH:- St. Bartholomew's Church, Meltham.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Driver THOMAS TYSON
- regiment: Royal Field Artillery
- died: Monday, September 24, 1917
- age: 21 years
- record ID: 1466230
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #1466230)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #5359269)