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|Posted: Sat Oct 19, 2013 5:56 pm Post subject: Private John H Thorne - St Mary & All Souls Coldstream (
THORNE, JOHN HENRY
Date of Death:09/04/1918
Panel ReferencePanel 1.
Son of Esau and Jane Thorne, of Prospect House, Wingrave, Aylesbury; husband of Marie Gertrude Thorne, of 10, Graham St., Pimlico, London.
Firstname John Henry
Service Number 23649
Date Death 16/04/1918
Place of birth Wickham Bucks
Other 16th Bn.
SNWM roll THE ROYAL SCOTS (LOTHIAN REGIMENT)
Theatre of death F.& F.
Remembered by this very beautiful stained glass window, in St Mary & All Souls (Scottish Episcopal Church), Coldstream.
Unusual to find an individual memorial for a Private.
SNWM has his 'Date of Death' 1 week late.
To the Glory of God and in loving memory of
John Henry Thorne, The Royal Scots, for many years
a member of the choir of this Church who gave his life for his
King & country at Fleurbaix near Armentierres April 9th 1918 RIP
The gift of his wife Marie Gertrude Thorne