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Name: Thomas NEALE
Casualty No.: Ranks: Aircraftsman 1st Class Initials: T Service No.: 1141811
Date of Birth : - Place of Birth : Age at Death: 0
Unit: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve.
Former Unit(s):
Place Enlisted:
Place of Residence: Barmoor, West Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham.
Home Address: 10 North View, Barmoor, West Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham.
Previous Address:
Civilian Employment:
How Died: Died as a prisoner of war.
Date of Death: Wednesday 8th November 1944
Place of Death: Singapore
Locally Commemorated: Ryton War Memorial, Station Bank, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham. St John's Church, Roll of Honour, Greenside, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham.
UK Commemorated: -
Overseas Commemorated: Singapore Memorial.
Buried: No known grave.
Decoration and Medals: 1939-45 Star. Pacific Star. War Medal.
Photographs: 0
Service Records: No
Death Notice/Obituary: Hexham Courant, 15th May 1945.
Family Details:
Son of Mr and Mrs N. Neale, of 50 Burnhills Gardens, Greenside, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham. Husband of Mrs Neale, of 10 North View, Barmoor, West Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham.
Notes : In January 1946, Thomas's mother was presented with the sum of six pounds and ten shillings from the proceeds of a dance that was held at The Greenside Miners Welfare Hall, as part of the Prisoner of War Fund. Sergeant T S Shotton and Fusiliers S Wilson and T Wilkinson were also presented with a donation.
Sources Used: Commonwealth War Graves Commission Debt of Honour Register. Newcastle Evening Chronicle, 17th January 1946.
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