Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Albert Thomas

In memory of:

Private Albert Thomas

October 25, 1918

British Columbia

Military Service


Service Number:

27733

Age:

31

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

15th Bn.

Citation(s):

1914-15 Star, Victory Medal, British War Medal

Additional Information


Born:

November 1, 1886
Leominster, Herefordshire, England

Enlistment:

September 20, 1914
Valcartier, Québec

Son of H. N. Thomas, of West Ealing, London, England, and the late Rev. John Thomas; husband of Ellen S. Thomas, of Rutland House, Britannia Square, Worcester, England. Pte Thomas enlisted at Valcartier, Quebec on 20 September 1914. He was medically discharged on 3 March 1918.

Commemorated on Page 511 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

VANCOUVER (MOUNTAIN VIEW) CEMETERY
British Columbia, Canada

Grave Reference:

2. 45. 8.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

Send us your images
  • Photo of ALBERT THOMAS– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Post Card– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Medal– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Medals– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Memorabilia– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Service Record– Record of Service Card (front side).  Courtesy 48th Highlanders of Canada Regimental Museum.  Submitted by 15th bn Memorial Project.  DILEAS GU BRATH
  • Service Record– Record of Service Card (reverse side).  Courtesy 48th Highlanders of Canada Regimental Museum.  Submitted by 15th bn Memorial Project.  DILEAS GU BRATH
  • Badge– Cap Badge 15th Bn.  Submitted by Captain (retired) V.R. Goldman, 15th Bn Memorial Project.  DILEAS GU BRATH
  • Shoulder patch– Shoulder Patch 15th Bn.  Submitted by Captain (retired) V.R. Goldman, 15th Bn Memorial Project.  DILEAS GU BRATH
  • Vancouver Mountain View Cemetery– Cemetery view of the section where 27733 Pvt. Albert Rodney Thomas is buried in the Mountain View Cemetery in Vancouver BC
  • Cross of Sacrifice– Memorial Cross in the section where 27733 Pvt. Albert Rodney Thomas is buried in the Mountain View cemetery in Vancouver BC.
  • Inscription– Close up of the grave stone of 27733 Pvt. Albert Rodney Thomas is buried in the Mountain View cemetery in Vancouver BC
  • Grave marker– Grave of 27733 Pvt. Albert Rodney Thomas who served with the 15th Battn. C.E.F.  Born in Kerefordshire England on Nov. 1st 1886.  He enlisted into the C.E.F. at Camp Valcartier on Sept. 22nd 1914 where he listed his occupation as "Farmer"  He died at Vancouver BC on Oct. 25th 1918 at the age of 32.

Learn more about the Canadian Virtual Memorial

To learn more please visit our help page. If you have questions or comments regarding the information contained in this registry, email vac.cvwm-mvgc.acc@canada.ca or call us.

Date modified: