Jackson, Thomas

Thomas Jackson, Corporal 10196, 2nd Battalion, Cheshire Regiment
Died of wounds 9th June 1917 in Greece, aged 23

 

EARLY LIFE

Husband of Mary Ann Parker (formerly Jackson), of 73 Paradise St., Macclesfield, Cheshire.

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WW1 SERVICE

 

COMMEMORATION

Corporal Thomas Jackson is buried in Grave Ref. IX. D. 2. of the Struma Military Cemetery in Greece. His wife asked for the words REST IN PEACE to be added to his headstone. The Commonwealth War Graves Commission holds casualty details for Corporal Thomas Jackson, and he is listed on the Imperial War Museum’s Lives of the First World War website.

In Macclesfield, Corporal Thomas Jackson is commemorated on the Park GreenTown Hall and St George’s Church war memorials.

 

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SOURCES

Commonwealth War Graves Commission website
Lives of the First World War website


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