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Vitty, T.K., Pte., 1943

Thomas Kitchener Vitty

In Salerno War Cemetery is the Commonwealth War Grave of 3607757 Private Thomas Kitchener Vitty serving with the 5th Battalion the Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) who died 24/09/1943.

Val Brennan has supplied the following:

Thomas Kitchener Vitty the son of Robert Stephenson and Margaret Hannah Vitty (nee Coulthard) of Tow Law was born in 1914.

In WW2 he joined the Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 5th Battalion. He died 24th Septembers 1945 aged 29 and is buried in the Salerno War Cemetery, Italy.

Thomas' uncle John Vitty had died in WW1.

Thomas Kitchener Vitty is remembered at Tow Law on T57.01 T57.04 and T57.09 on page 37

The CWGC entry for Private Vitty

If you know more about this person, please send the details to janet@newmp.org.uk