Private Thomas Holloway
Thank you to Jane Anthony for this research.
Private Thomas Holloway: 1st Battalion The Hampshire Regiment (5414) Born in Whitchurch Hampshire and one of the 8 children of Charles and Mary. His father was a woodman. He probably married Amy Walters in Epsom and daughter Edith Frances was born there the following year.
In 1911 he was living at St John’s Road in Westcott and working as a builder’s carman.
He enlisted in the Hampshire regiment at Whitchurch on 12 September 1914. He died of his wounds at the Boulogne Hospital on 24 May the following year. He was buried at Boulogne.
Born Whitchurch, Hampshire
Lived Westcott, Dorking
Enlisted Whitchurch, Hampshire
Regiment 1st Battalion. The Hampshire Regiment
Date of Death 24th May 1915
Place of Death Boulogne, France
Cause of Death Died of Wounds
Cemetery Boulogne Eastern Cemetery, France