Pte
Thomas Crackston

Information about birth

Date of birth:
06/02/1890
Place of birth:
Carlisle, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom

General information

Profession:
Repairer
Religion:
Not stated

Army information

Country:
Canada
Force:
Canadian Expeditionary Force
Rank:
Private
Service number:
A/22055
Enlistment date:
1/01/1915
Enlistment place:
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Units:
 —  Canadian Infantry, 8th Bn. (90th Rifles)  (Last known unit)

Information about death

Date of death:
05/07/1916
Place of death:
Mount Sorrel, Zillebeke, Belgium
Cause of death:
Killed in action (K.I.A.)
Age:
26

Memorial

Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial
Panel: Panel 24 - 26 - 28 - 30.

Points of interest 3

#1 Place of birth
#2 Enlistment place
#3 ‘Place of death’

My story

"Killed in Action." While on duty in the trenches at Mount Sorrel, he was killed by enemy shell fire.

More information 2