Friday, 14 August 2015

Darton All Saints Churchyard Royce Thompson

The kerbstone remembering Royce Thompson

War Memorials Archive listing

War Memorials Online listing

Photograph by Pete Schofield

Lives of the First World War

Grave Inscription:
In Remembrance // George Thompson / Died Aug. 11th 1929 // Also his dear wife / Elizabeth Thompson / died July 8th 1945 // Also their son Gunner Royce Thompson / Died of wounds Dec. 22nd 1917 in Ypres // Beatrice Smith / Died May 26th 1960/

Royce Thompson is also remembered on the St Marys Church Combined War Memorial Barnsley.

Royce Thompson is buried in the Menin Road South Military Cemetery and commemorated on the Commonwealth War Graves Commission website

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