Service Number: 10254
Battalion: 2nd Battalion
Regiment: East Lancashire Regiment
Date of Death: 25 October 1916
Address: 43 Quebec Street, Ulverston
Memorial: Thiepval; Pier and Face 6 C.
Location: France; Somme
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Son of John Chorley and Elizabeth Ann Gardner (formerly Chorley), 43 Quebec St, Ulverston, Lancs.
Thomas' next of kin was listed as Mr W G Postlethwaite (grandfather) of 24 Quay Street, Ulverston.
Mr W G Postlethwaite was reported in the Barrow News in 1916 as having 3 sons and 3 grandsons serving in the army.
Thomas was injured at Mons but returned to service and survived until being killed in France in 1916.
A cross was laid for Thomas Postlethwaite Chorley at Thiepval on 8th August 2018
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