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Thomas Woodcock


Forename Thomas
Surname Woodcock
Middle Name
Memorial Wigan Cenotaph
Age 28
Address 2 Teck Street
Parents' Address
Township Wigan
Rank Corporal
Occupation or place of work Hindley Green Collieries.
Regiment 2nd Irish Guards no 3 Company
Day of Death 27
Month of Death Mar
Year of Death 1918
Cause of Death Killed in France
Place of Burial Douchy-les-Ayette British Cemetery
Regiment Number 8387
Name of War First World War
Additional Information Won Victoria Cross
Son of Henry and Isabella and husband of Mary

CWGC, Ancestry, WO 20/10/17 - winning of VC