AB Thomas Arthur Shadford

AB Thomas Arthur Shadford

Birth
Gloucester, City of Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England
Death 23 Apr 1941 (aged 52)
Canada
Burial Edmonton, Edmonton Census Division, Alberta, Canada
Plot P 02 55
Memorial ID 158058696 View Source
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Thomas was born in Gloucester England ,
on June the 11th 1888,
at some point as he grew up he moved to
8 helmet row LONDON EC1V
the post code EC1V refers to the clerkenwell area of London
and after the great war ,
on the 19th of July 1923 aged 35
he landed at the port of Halifax Nova-scotia in Canada,
after a 35 day journey on the white star liner,
the SS PITTSBURG,,
having left Southampton via Bremen on the route
the Pittsburgh steamed,
I've included a photo of the ss Pittsburgh


Inscription

ABLE SEAMAN
service Number and division
L8/2218 BENBOW BATTALION R N D ,
interned in Holland 1914 to 1918