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Current record for: Thomas Henry Neighbour
Deceased Folder  Deceased Folder
Name Thomas Henry Neighbour
Born in Holloway, Islington, London
Resident of Not Known
Died 27/03/1943
Age 21

Cause of Death Died in the sinking of HMS Dasher

Cemetery or memorial Chatham Naval Memorial, United Kingdom
Grave or panel reference 69, 2.

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World War 2
Convoys - Home waters
Sinking of HMS Dasher

Relative(s)      Relative(s)
  • Thomas Henry Neighbour, Father
  • Gatherine Emma Neighbour, Mother
Military Information Military Information

Rank Able Seaman
Service Number C/JX 299146
Unit H.M.S. Dasher
Regiment Royal Navy
Service Navy
Enlisted in Not Known