Private Thomas WHITWELL (23170)
Private Thomas Whitwell (23170), 2nd Battalion Worcestershire Regiment
Killed in action on the 21st May 1917 during the actions at Croisilles on the 20th/21st May 1917.
Thomas was born in Dumfries and enlisted into the Worcestershire Regiment at Stourbridge.
His bother Henry was also killed the same year whilst serving with the 9th Battalion in Mesopotamia (Iraq).
Son of Mr. Henry Whitwell of 16 Clifton Drive, Aston (formerly of Stourbridge).
ARRAS MEMORIAL, France - memorial - Bay 6.
(photo Paul Nash)