Roscoe, Thomas R

Thomas Richard Roscoe, Sgt 434, 45th Battalion, Australian Infantry
Died 27th September 1916 near Ypres, Belgium, aged 25

 

EARLY LIFE

Son of Christopher Roscoe; husband of Annie Crapp formerly Roscoe, of “Bellvue”, Yarrowyck, Ormisdale, New South Wales. Native of Prestbury Rd, Macclesfield, Cheshire, England.

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WW1 SERVICE

 

COMMEMORATION

Sgt Thomas Roscoe is buried in Grave Ref. III. A. 3. of the Ridge Wood Military Cemetery near Ypres, Belgium. His wife asked for a cross and the words “In loving memory R.I.P.” to be added to his gravestone.

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission holds casualty details for Sgt Thomas Roscoe.

In Macclesfield, Thomas Roscoe is commemorated on the Park Green, Town Hall, Trinity Wesleyan Methodist Church and the King’s School war memorials.


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