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Snaith, T.W., Pte., 1918

Wheatley Hill: James Pasby

On Vis-en-Artois Memorial, Pas de Calais, France is the name of 46404 Private Thomas William Snaith serving with 7th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment who died 11/09/1918.

Son of William and Frances Arm Snaith, of 23, Wolmerhausen St., Wheatley Hill, Co. Durham.

In Wheatley Hill Cemetery is a family headstone which reads:-

In loving memory of
Frances Ann
dearly beloved wife of
William Snaith
who died July 19th 1918
aged 46 years
Also Signaller Thomas William Snaith
7th Leicester Regt.
Killed in action France Sept. 11th 1918
aged 20 years
Also Jennie
dearly beloved wife of
George E. Ramshaw
and daughter of the above
who died May 15th 1932
aged 27 years

Thomas William Snaith is remembered at Wheatley Hill on W114.01, W114.03, W114.04 and W114.06

The CWGC entry for Private Snaith

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