Thomas John Box

Memorial: Badminton Memorial Hall - Hayes Lane

Regiment: Kings Royal Rifle Corps

Medals: British War Medal, Next of Kin Memorial Plaque 1914 - 1921, Victory Medal

Rank and number: Rifleman R/20673

Parents: John and Rachel Box

Home address: Rushmore Cottage, Badminton, Bristol

Pre-war occupation: Gardener

Date of birth: 1898

Place of birth: Abercarn, Monmouthshire

Date of death: 01/05/1917

Buried/Commemorated at: Bucquoy Road Cemetery (Ref. I. D. 7.), Ficheux, France

Age: 19

Further information:

7th Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps, British Army

Thomas was awarded the Victory and British medals

By kind permission, this information is based on the following source(s):

Forces War Records. Yate and District Heritage Centre