WW1 Project Thomas James HIGGINS <BACK





Warnham Address
Rowhook
Date & Place of Birth
Q4 1899 Thornton Heath
Occupation
Cowman
Enlisted
11th Dec 1915
Regiment(s)
13th (Service) Bn Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment)
Formerly 4th Bn Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment)
4th Bn Royal Sussex Regiment
Rank
Private
Regimental No(s)
G/7317
4664
202296
Service Record
lied about age on enlisting
Mobilized 15th May 1916
Joined Royal West Kent Regiment 19th Oct 1916
Joined Royal Scots Regiment 31st Jan 1917
Posted to France 4th Apr 1918
Wounded in action 31st July 1918
Awards
Victory Medal, British War Medal
Died
2nd Aug 1918 France, buried SENLIS French National Cemetery
Source(s)
Service record, Medal card, 1901 & 1911 census
Notes
Son of John and Margaret Higgins of Rowhook, mother born in Warnham