MajorTHOMPSON, WILLIAM FRANK

Service Number 124039

Died 10/06/1944

Aged 23

Royal Artillery

Son of Edward John and Theodosia Jessup Thompson, of Halifax, Yorkshire. Scholar of Winchester College and Scholar of New College, Oxford.

Inscription

...THE GLADNESS DUE, THAT WE, WHO ASKED THE MOST OF LIVING, KNEW HOW TO GIVE IT TOO

Buried at SOFIA WAR CEMETERY

Location: Bulgaria
Number of casualties: 185

Cemetery/memorial reference: Sp. Mem.

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Cemetery details

CWGC Archives

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DISCLAIMER:
This collection of documents was assembled by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and its predecessors as part of the processes involved in the commemoration of individuals. As a result, they contain many corrections and alterations which reflect their use as working documents. For further information concerning the history of the collection, please see our About Our Records page.
Please be advised that some of the documents, especially the burial returns and exhumation reports, may contain information which some people may find distressing. The original archive records and their digital copies remain the property of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, but are available for re-use for private and non-commercial purposes.