This site commemorates the men and women of Collingham, Linton and Micklethwaite who served during World War 1. Today we especially commemorate Private 13843 Raymond Johnson of the 12th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment who died on this day in 1916.Today we especially commemorate Corporal 37470 John Stanley Wilson of the 1st Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment who died on this day in 1918.
Thorpe, J

We have been unable to completely identify this man.

The name of J Thorpe appears in the Wetherby News in an article of the 23rd October 1914 which lists men of the area who had volunteered to serve. He is listed as living at the time in Micklethwaite and having attested in York on the 8th September 1914. He may be related to Frank Thorpe (see above).

If you are able to help us identify him, please contact us.


Sources

The Wetherby News 18/9/1914

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