Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Harry Thompson

In memory of
Seaman
Harry Thompson
January 3, 1918

Military Service:

Age:
25
Force:
Merchant Navy
Unit:
Canadian Merchant Navy
Division:
S.S. Gartland

Additional Information:

Adopted son of George A. and Mary Jane Thompson, of 812, Carlisle St., Saginaw, Michigan, U.S.A. Born in Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 69 of the Merchant Navy Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information:

Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL ; London, United Kingdom
Grave Reference:
N/A
Location:
THE TOWER HILL MEMORIAL stands on the South side of the garden of Trinity Square, a hundred yards East of Mark Lane Station, and just within the boundaries of the Metropolitan Borough of Stepney and the Liberty of the Tower. It is at the hub of maritime England. Behind it are Trinity House and the offices of the Port of London Authority, and the Thames stretches before it; the wide space of Great Tower Hill, leading down from it to the river, is the traditional forum of merchant seamen and their fellow workers. Lloyd's is on the North, the Custom House and Billingsgate Market are near it on the West, and beyond the Tower, Eastwards, is the long line of the Docks the greatest dock system in the world.

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