Fitter Staff Sergeant 955287 Thomas MASTERS

Reason: Killed in Action
Place:   Barlin, France
Date and age: 2 Jun 1917 | 30yrs
Main Battle:   Lead up to the Battle of Messines
CWGC Cemetery:   Bedford House Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Grave:   Enclosure No 4. II.B.28
SWFHS Memorial: Southam
Unit: A Battery, 236th Brigade
Regiment: Royal Field Artillery
Previously:   Sgt 1304 East Kent Regiment (The Buffs)
Previously:   1 Apr 1909 to 1914, Territorial Force
Awarded: 1915 Star, British War & Victory Medals
Enlisted: at Sandgate, Kent
In Theatre:   16 Mar 1915, France
Born:   c1888 at Brentwood, Essex
Parents: John and Amelia Masters
Father:   John owned the Ironmongers Shop on Coventry Street    
Wife:   Nellie Masters of Baldry Gardens, Streatham, London
1891 Address:   Coventry Street, Southam    
1901 Address: Coventry Street, Southam
1914 Address:   Folkstone, Kent

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