Roll of Honour of the 710 men of Hyde who fell in WW1
Rifleman S/10340 Thomas SAMPSON of 9th Bn., Rifle Brigade (The Prince Consort's Own)
Killed in Action Wednesday 5th January 1916, Belgium, age 17
|Of:||353 Stockport Road, Gee Cross, Hyde, Cheshire|
|Born:||1899, Lees, Lancashire|
|Parents:||Jane Alice Sampson and Thomas Sampson of Irk Bank, Luzley Brook, Royton, Oldham, Lancashire|
|Occupation:||Weaver, Gibraltar Mill|
|He enlisted in:||Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire|
|Remembered on:||Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium, Panel 46 - 48 and 50|
|Link with Hyde:||Lived in Hyde|
Commonwealth War Grave says died 04/01/1916.
Died when shot by German Sniper, when going into action.