Canadian Virtual War Memorial

David Clark Thomson

In memory of:

Sergeant David Clark Thomson

April 9, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

2498667

Age:

23

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Railway Construction Company

Division:

2nd Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

January 22, 1895

Enlistment:

September 27, 1917

Born 22 January 1895 in Collingwood, Ontario. Son of David and Hattie Elizabeth Thomson of Toronto, Ontario. Sergeant Thomson enlisted on 27 September 1917 in Toronto, Ontario. He stated he was single and employed as a munitions worker. He has previous service with the York and Simcoe Foresters. He was medically discharged to the Hamilton Military Hospital were he later died.

Commemorated on Page 512 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

TORONTO (FOREST LAWN) MAUSOLEUM
Ontario, Canada

Grave Reference:

Mausoleum. Bldg., 2. 45B.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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