Thomas Field

Rank: 
Lance Corporal
Regimental number: 
772211
Unit at enlistment: 
125th Battalion
Force: 
C.E.F.
Volunteered or conscripted: 
Volunteered
Survived the war: 
Yes
Wounded: 
Yes
Commemorated at: 
Shenstone Baptist Church
Birth country: 
England
Birth county: 
Sussex
Birth city: 
Eastbourne
Address at enlistment: 
102 Sydenham Street, Brantford, Ontario
Next of kin address: 
102 Sydenham Street, Brantford, Ontario
Trade or calling: 
Weaver
Religious denominations: 
Baptist
Marital status: 
Single
Age at enlistment: 
19

Letters and documents

BX September 1, 1917

Private Thomas Field Admitted to Hospital

Word was received yesterday that Private Thomas Field, son of Mr. and Mrs. B. Field, 102 Sydenham Street had been admitted to the hospital August 22nd, suffering from shell wound and gassed. Pte. Field went overseas with the first battalion from the 38th Dufferin Rifles and was drafted to the 4th Battalion.

BX September 4, 1917
 
Wounded and Gassed
    
Sergeant Andrew Donaldson, Privates Thomas Field and John Joseph Donohue are all reported wounded and gassed, while Pte. William Gunn is reported gassed. Pte. Donohue is a Canadian and formerly lived at 148 Albion. He is single and went overseas with a local battery.