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Name Thomas Havelock Hopper.
Nick Name "Tom"
Last Known Address Springwell Estate, Sunderland.
Family Circumstances Married to Irene with 3 children.

Unit of Service Army. Royal Engineers, 38 Fd Coy.
Number and Rank 4464568. Sapper.
Date & Place of Death 12th March 1963. Royal Infirmary, Sunderland.
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Details of any Medals, conflict, training or operations which the deceased had participated in during service.

"Tom" was awarded the 1939 - 1945 Star. The Defense Medal. The 1939 - 1945 War Medal. The Italy Star. and the France / Germany Star.   Amongst the many places "Tom" served were Lubeck, Germany. Anzio beach head Italy. Pontine Marshes Italy. Palestine. Egypt and Scicily.

 

             

 

Other general information. online links, images etc.

 

Above is "Tom's" enlistment photo.

 

Below is a biography of "Tom" submitted by his daughter Joyce.

 

Tom's Birth Certificate.

 

The letter informing Tom's wife of his injuries.

 

Tom's Certificate of Service.

 

 

Instructions on medical care after discharge.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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