Memorial: M3335

Memorial at All Saints’ and St Margaret’s Church, Pakefield, Suffolk commemorating George Thompson, RNR, d. 1918 and Charles Thompson, d. 1926


All Saints' and St Margaret’s Church, Pakefield, Suffolk, England


'George Edward THOMPSON who lost his life on HMD 'Golden Gain' off Dover 15 Feb 1918 aged 23 years. Charles William Thompson lost off the SD 'Buckler' off Newlyn on 16 April 1926 aged 23. William George Thompson (their father) died 4 March 1902 aged 46. Emma Thompson (their mother) died 14 Feb 1926 aged 70'


Position: Churchyard
Vessel: Buckler, HM Drifter Golden Gain

Event Category

1914-1918 First World War


Thompson, George Edward
Age: 23
Date of Death: 15/2/1918
Cause of Death: War casualty
Rank / Occupation: Deck Hand
Organisation: Royal Naval Reserve
Thompson, Charles William
Age: 23
Date of Death: 16/4/1926
Cause of Death: Maritime accident
Rank / Occupation: Fisherman
Organisation: Unknown


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