THOMAS PIGGOTTRank: Private
Service Number: 8137. Regiment: 1st Bn. Kings Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment) Killed In Action Tuesday 13th October 1914 Age 33County Memorial Hartford
Commemorated\Buried METEREN MILITARY CEMETERY
Grave\Panel Ref: IV.E.686.
Ernest also lost his life, Reg No 12736, Cheshire Regiment.
Thomas was a reservist and had joined the army in 1904, his service papers are on Ancestry and there are over 60 pages.
He joined up in August 1914 and is buried near Bailleul, his papers state he was killed in action.
Compiled by Graeme Ainsworth