W R Thomson.1914/15 Star ( Pte. Kalahari Horse ), BWM ( Pte 2 SAI), KIA


    William Rouse Thomson ( brother of Douglas Victor Thomson ) attested into the Kalahari Horse in the GSWA campaign. In early 1916 he volunteered for service in Europe. He arrived in France on 14th August 1916 and taken on strength of 2 SAI. It seems that he was in B Coy. He was killed on 11 April 1918, when 2SAI was heavily involved in the Battle of Messines Ridge. The losses of 2 SAI were 50%.

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