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Forename(s): Thomas Pickard
Place of Birth: Chapel-le-Dale, Yorkshire
Service No: 28234
Regiment / Corps / Service: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 9th (Service) Battalion
Division: 23rd Division
Date of Death: 1917-06-19
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: XIV. E. 12A
CWGC Cemetery: LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: BAINBRIDGE, YORKSHIRE
Local War Memorial: MARSETT, YORKSHIRE
Local War Memorial: STALLING BUSK, YORKSHIRE
Thomas Pickard Outhwaite was the son of William and Eleanor Outhwaite, née Pickard. William was born at Stalling Busk and Eleanor at Newbiggin, near Aysgarth, Yorkshire. Thomas was the brother-in-law of Private George Mason (M2/221759) (q.v.) and Private James Bell (204943) (q.v.).
1881 Ingleton, Yorkshire Census: Southerscales, Chapel-le-Dale - Thomas R. [sic] Outhwaite, aged 4 months, born Ingleton, son of William and Ellenor Outhwaite.
1891 Stalling Busk, Yorkshire Census: Thomas Pickard Outhwaite, aged 10 years, born Ingleton, Yorkshire, son of William and Eleanor Outhwaite.
1901 Nessfield with Langbar, Yorkshire Census: Wards End, Langbar - Thomas Pickard Outhwaite, aged 20 years, born Ingleton, Yorkshire. Game Keeper.
Thomas was married to Florence Gertrude Edwards in 1910.
1911 Raydaleside, Stalling Busk, Yorkshire Census: Raydale Grange - Thomas Pickard Outhwaite, aged 30 years, born Ingleton, Yorkshire, husband of Florence Gertrude Outhwaite.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Thomas P. Outhwaite, 28234, Yorkshire Regiment.
For additional information see: ‘Wensleydale Remembered - The Sacrifice made by the Families of a Northern Dale 1914-1918 and 1939-1945’ by Keith Taylor (2004, ISBN 1 898941 91 2).
Data Source: Cravens Part in the Great War - original CPGW book entryView Entry in CPGW Book
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record:
OUTHWAITE, Thomas P., Yorkshire Regiment, Raydaleside, died from wounds, France, June 9, 1917.
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Private Thomas Pickard OUTHWAITE
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Alexandra, Princess of Wales Own (Yorkshire Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 23rd Division
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