Sergeant Thomas Barker

Army Number: 11753

Battalion: 1st Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

British 1914 Star, British War and Victory Medal

Born at Stubwood, Uttoxeter, Staffordshire and lived at Old Normanton, Derbyshire. Husband of Frances Barker. He enlisted at Derby and went to France on 4th November 1914 and was killed in action, 27th May 1918, during a German barrage, whilst the battalion was moving locations near Gayencourt, France.

Buried: Jonchery-Sur-Vesle British Cemetery, France. Plot 1. Row B. Grave 26.