SALTMARSH, Thomas T
15th Bn. D.L.I
Thomas was the younger brother of Fred. Thomas & Fred were the great uncles of Edward and Geoff Rawlinson, Shirley McGonagle (nee Kellett), Peter Kellett and Brian Kellett, who were all grandchildren of Annie, sister of Fred and Thomas.
Battle of Arras
Killed in Action
Cojeul British Cemetery, St. Martin-sur-Cojeul
He joined the 15th Durham Light Infantry in August 1915 & served in France. Thomas was killed in the Battle of Arras on 10th April, 1917 aged 23 & is buried In Cojeul British Cemetery, St. Martin-sur-Cojeul.
Unit changed from 13th Bn. to 15th Bn. to agree with CWGC records