Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Thomas James Gorman

In memory of:

Acting Bombardier Thomas James Gorman

October 12, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

85717

Age:

24

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Field Artillery

Division:

12th Bde.

Additional Information


Born:

April 25, 1892
Saint John, New Brunswick

Enlistment:

December 2, 1914
Fredericton, New Brunswick

Commemorated on Page 93 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

I. H. 12.

Location:

Albert is in the Department of the Somme. The BAPAUME POST MILITARY CEMETERY is about 2 kilometres north-east of town on the right-hand side of the main road, D929, to Bapaume.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Paying respects– Thomas' cousin Colin O'Neil visiting Bapaume in 2014.
  • Document– Battalion record of October 12th 2016.
  • Team Photo– Thomas James top row far left, Saint John High School rugby team, c. 1910.
  • Photo of Little Thomas, c. 1896.
  • Photo of Thomas James Gorman– Young Thomas
  • Photo of Thomas Gorman– Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Photo of Thomas James Gorman– 1915
  • Photo of Thomas James Gorman– A picture taken in France of Thomas Gorman that he sent home in a letter to his youngest sister Elizabeth.
  • Newspaper Clipping– News of his death in Saint John paper
  • Death Penny– Thomas Gorman's "Death Penny".
  • Grave Marker– Courtesy Wilf Schofield, England

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