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Thomas Charlton Wood

In memory of:

Private Thomas Charlton Wood

November 10, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

895327

Age:

27

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment)

Division:

50th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

March 8, 1890

Son of W. H. Wood, of 54, Beech Grove Rd., Newcastle-on-Tyne.

Commemorated on Page 352 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

XXX. K. 20.

Location:

Etaples is a town about 27 kilometres south of Boulogne. The Etaples Military Cemetery is to the north of the town, on the west side of the road to Boulogne.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Grave Marker– Grave of TC Wood - 50th Canadians.
Died 10th Nov 1917 at Camieres Military Hospital near Etaples c.10 days after having been mortally wounded in the head at Passendaele serving with 50th Canadians whilst on stretcher bearing duty. Tom (British) had by sheer chance accidentally bumped into his brother, Lt Norman Leslie Wood (Northumberland Hussars), just before this tragedy occurred. Never Forgotten - He gave his 'today' for our 'tomorrow'. Family Wood.
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  • Cross of Sacrifice

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