The Back Rhodes of Our Genealogy
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Thanks to Robert Smith ,
with his website Stannington Roll Of Honour - 1914-20
http://stannington.webitsmart.co.uk for bringing us the following information.
Thomas Wood Rhodes. York & Lancaster Regiment 12th
Bn. Lance Corporal 12/489 Aged 23 Thiepval, Somme, France. 01-Jul 1916 Son
of Albert Edward and Emily Rhodes, of Benty Holme, Oughtibridge,
Sheffield. Born at Bradfield, Enlisted in Sheffield. Thomas Rhodes was one
of the original recruits to the Sheffield City Battalion or 'Sheffield
Pals'- formally known as the 12th (Service) Battalion, York & Lancs. He
was a member of 'B' Company and died during the Battalion's attack at
Serre on the first day of the Somme.
Thomas Rhodes. York & Lancaster Regiment 2nd/4th Bn Private 202670. Age 31. Courmas British Cemetery, Marne, France 21-Jul 1918 Son of John Thomas and Alice Ann Rhodes of Usher Wood, Oughtibridge, Sheffield.
William Henry Rhodes. Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry 2nd Bn Private 10845. Age 22. Fontaine-Au-Pire Communal Cemetery, Nord, France 26-Aug 1914 Son of Eddy and Lilly Fretwell of Worrall, Sheffield.