Matthew Thom

Matthew Thom

Rank: Private
Service No: 267083
Place of Birth: Glasgow
Date of Death: 26/3/1918
Theatre of Death: F&F
Regiment/Service: Seaforth Highlanders (5th Bn)
Cemetery: Arras Memorial
Additional information: Son of David Thom of 10 Wallace Street, Rutherglen.

Rutherglen Lore information: Son of Mr and Mrs David Thom, 12 Wallace Street, Rutherglen.
Soldier’s Effects information: Father David
1911 census information:
Address: 10 Wallace Street, Rutherglen.
Father: David (38) iron moulder, born about 1873 in Glasgow.
Mother: Matilda (39) born about 1872 in Ireland.
Self: Matthew (13) born about 1898 in Glasgow.
Sister: Matilda (11) born about 1900 in Glasgow.
Sister: Agnes (9) born about 1902 in Glasgow
Sister: Mary (8) born about 1903 in Glasgow.
Brother: Hugh (5) born about 1906 in Glasgow.
Brother: Alexander (1) born about 1910 in Rutherglen.