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  • Photograph is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
Person Details
New Basford Nottingham
He was the son of Thomas and Lucy Beecroft of 12 North Gate New Basford, Nottingham. He was the husband of Matilda Rebecca Blackhurst (formerly Beecroft) of 5 Byron Street Hucknall Torkard Nottinghamshire.
He was a farm labourer.
23 Mar 1918
29
740426 - CWGC Website
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Lance Corporal
2nd Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Lance Corporal Thomas Beecroft, 2nd Battalion Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment, was killed in action on 23rd March 1918. He was commemorated on the Arras Memorial.
Nottingham Evening Post Roll of Honour 14/4/1919: 'Beecroft. Missing March 21st 1918 now officially reported killed on that date. Corporal Thomas Beecroft 2nd Sherwood Foresters second son of Mrs Beecroft 128 Northgate Basford. Always in our thoughts.'
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  • Photograph is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
    Thomas Beecroft - Photograph is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918