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Nottingham
He was the son of Edward and Elizabeth Ann Searston and the brother of Florrie, Edward, Willie and Arthur Searston. In 1911 they lived at 51 Parker Street and later at 61 Holden Street (both Radford Nottingham).
19 Sep 1918
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Private
16th Bn Royal Warwickshire Regiment
Private Thomas Henry Searston, enlisted at Nottingham and initially served with service number 99929 in the Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment) later transferring to the 16th Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment, he died of wounds on 19th September 1918. He is buried in St. Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen.
In memoriam published 19th September 1919 in the Nottingham Evening Post :- “SEARSTON. – Died of wounds Sept. 19th, 1918, Pte. Thomas Searston, 16th Royal Warwickshire, 61, Holden-street. A day of memory sad to recall. – Loving mother, brothers, and sister, brother-in-law Ernest.” Above is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
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