Private Thomas William Ford
Sherwood Foresters Badge

Army Number : 70444

Battalion : 2nd Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

Born at Wigston Magna, Leicestershire and lived at 45 Glengate, South Wigston, Leicestershire. Son of Thomas and Jane Ford; Husband of Florence Ford, of 36, Moat Street, Wigston Magna. He was an Apprentice Carpenter prior to enlisting at Leicester. He died, 17th October 1916, aged 23, at No.34 Casualty Clearing Station, Meaulte, France.

Buried/Commemorated : Grove Town Cemetery, Meaulte, France. Plot 1. Row N. Grave 12.

Grove Town Cemetery, Meaulte, France.
Private Thomas William Ford grave
Private Thomas William Ford is also commemorated on the following local memorials :-
All Saint's Church War Memorial, Wigston Magna., Leicestershire.