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Name:
Thomas Albert Victor Stokeld
Casualty No.:
Initials:
T A V
Service No.:
6/1854
Date of Birth:
1897
Place of Birth:
East Hartlepool
Age at Death:
Ranks:
Private
Unit:
1/6th Battalion, Durham Light Infantry
Teesdale Township:
Place Enlisted:
Home Address:
Ware Street, Barnard Castle
Civilian Employment:
Cause of Death:
killed in action
Date of Death:
14-January-1916
Place of Death:
Battles & Campaigns:
UK Commemorated:
Overseas Commemorated:
Buried:
Ridge Wood Military Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Decoration and Medals:
Service :
Army
Service Records:
Death Notice/Obituary:

Thomas had been working with a Lewis gun party and was just about to be relieved when he was shot by a German bullet. C.S.M Stembridge wrote that the news was a shock to the Barnard Castle boys, who all expressed their sympathy. 

Family Details:

Thomas had attended school in Barnard Castle, having lived with his grandmother in Ware Street.

Notes:

Tom had been working with a Lewis gun party and was just about to be relieved when he was shot. C S M Stembridge wrote that the news was a shock to the boys of the Barnard Castle boys, who all expressed their sympathy. 

 

Teesdale Mercury 26/07/1916 column three: Tom Stokeld, Ware Street Shot By German Sniper

Teesdale Mercury-12/05/1915: Local and other notes: Men wounded in F Company

 

Possible duplicate. See separated entry on database

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Sources:
First Name: St Mary's data; Private Individual; The Bowes Museum Roll of Honour (TBM/7/1/12); Teesdale Mercury; Last Name: St Mary's data; Private Individual; www.cwgc.org; The Bowes Museum Roll of Honour (TBM/7/1/12); Teedale Mercury; Service: St Mary's data; Private Individual; www.cwgc.org; The Bowes Museum Roll of Honour (TBM/7/1/12); Teedale Mercury; Ranks: St Mary's data; Private Individual; www.cwgc.org; Teedale Mercury; Service Number: St Mary's data; www.cwgc.org; Unit: St Mary's data; Private Individual; www.cwgc.org; The Bowes Museum Roll of Honour (TBM/7/1/12); Teedale Mercury; Home Address: Teesdale Mercury; The Bowes Museum Roll of Honour (TBM/7/1/12); Date of Birth: St Mary's data; Place of Birth: St Mary's data; Private Individual; Cause of Death: St Mary's data; Private Individual; Date of Death: St Mary's data; Private Individual; Teesdale Mercury; Buried: St Mary's data; www.cgwc.org; Private Individual; Notes: Teesdale Mercury; Local Memorials: www.newmp.org.uk; Teesdale Townships: Teesdale Poor Law Union 1914;