MajorTOMPKINS, JOHN JAMES

Service Number 138742

Died 10/07/1944

Aged 30

Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment)

seconded to 7th Bn.
Hampshire Regiment

Son of Arthur and Annie Tompkins; husband of Cecilia Tompkins. Professional footballer for Fulham Football Club.

Commemorated at BAYEUX MEMORIAL

Location: Calvados, France
Number of casualties: 1802

Cemetery/memorial reference: Panel 13, Column 1.


Memorial 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.