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Lance Corporal James R Thomson

1st Battalion Highland Light Infantry
Service No: 8798

James R Thomson grave





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Born / Resided

Kirkhall, Midlothian / Coatbridge


Killed in Action 08/03/1916




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Buried / Remembered

Basra Memorial, Iraq

Cemetery / Memorial Information

The Basra Memorial commemorates more than 40,500 members of the Commonwealth forces who died in the operations in Mesopotamia from the Autumn of 1914 to the end of August 1921 and whose graves are not known.

Additional Information

James is listed as Private on the Memorial. See photos for James` name on the Basra Memorial.

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