Friday 9 January 2015

Grimethorpe Cemetery Tom Johnson 1898-1916

Tom is remembered on his brother's gravestone

War Memorials Archive listing

War Memorials Online listing

Lives of the First World War

Photograph by BarnsleyHistorian

Grave Location and Inscription:

K 72

In Loving Memory of / John Wilfred Johnson / Died June 28th 1926 / Aged 25 years / Also of Tom Johnson / Killed in Action, Sept 15th 1916 / aged 18 years / Dear beloved sons of / Tom and Sarah Johnson / Also the above named Sarah / Beloved wife of Henry Hick / who died July 14th 1931 / aged 60 years / "After Weariness, Rest".

Tom does not appear to be remembered on any other memorial in the Barnsley area.  However his family was from North Yorkshire so he may appear on a memorial there.

Tom remembered Thiepval Memorial in France and commemorated on the Commonwealth War Graves Commission website. 


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