The information displayed here is at the time of death.
Thomas was the son of William Nottingham and Anne Elizabeth Gregory, who lived at 4 Studley Terrace, Newcastle upon Tyne. He had three siblings, Mary Elizabeth, Nicoletta and James Henry. In 1911 he was enrolled on the Teaching course at Armstrong College.
Prior to his military service, Thomas attended the University's Officer Training Corps whilst at Armstrong College. He enlisted at the age of 20. He was commissioned into the Northumberland Fusiliers, 4th Battalion and later attained the rank of Captain.
Thomas died of his wounds on 22nd March 1918 aged 23.
3/4 Studley Terrace, Elswick, Newcastle upon Tyne (place of residence as entered in the 1901 and 1911 Census)
Thomas is commemorated on the Arras Memorial in Pas De Calais, France.
UK Census registers, National Archives (available via Ancestry.co.uk)
UK Military Service Records, National Archives (available via Ancestry.co.uk)
Newcastle University Archives (Roll of Service, Armstrong College Calendars, The Northerner Student Magazine)
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Sophie Anderton, Rosie Setford.
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