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  • Photo published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 6th November 1915, courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
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Radford Nottingham
He was the husband of Ada Ellen (née Bignall) Stevenson and the son of Thomas Stevenson. In 1911 they lived at 28 Chapel Street Alfreton Road Nottingham.
In 1911 he was a joiner's labourer.
13 Sep 1916
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Private
2nd Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Private Thomas Stevenson, enlisted at Nottingham and served with the 2nd Battalion Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment, he was killed in action on 13th September 1916. [1] He is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial. 1] Many members of the battalion have their deaths recorded as 16th September 1916 by both the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and in “Soldiers Died in the Great War.” Thomas Stevenson is one of those men. However, his death is shown as taking place on 13th September 1916 here in these family notices and in the register of the disposal of his personal effects. The 2nd Battalion did go into action on the Somme on 13th September 1916 and came out of the line on 16th information courtesy of Jim Grundy.
Death notification published 24th October 1916 in the Nottingham Evening Post :- “STEVENSON. – Killed in action, September 13th, 1916, Private Thomas Stevenson, Sherwood Foresters. A bitter blow, a shock severe, to part with one we loved so dear. – From his sorrowing wife and son. “STEVENSON. – Killed in action, September 13th, 1916, Private Thomas Stevenson, Sherwood Foresters. His duty nobly done. – From his sorrowing mother, brothers, sisters.” Above are courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
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  • Photo published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 6th November 1915, courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
    Thomas Stevenson - Photo published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 6th November 1915, courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918