Lance Corporal Thomas Quinn

Private Thomas Quinn, 1/4th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. He died of Pneumonia in Hornsea Hospital on 23rd November 1918, aged 20. He was the son of Thomas and Annie Quinn of Church Road, Norham and is buried in Norham Churchyard. His mother was at his bedside when he died. He had enlisted at age 16 in 1914 but had been discharged after suffering from shell shock when his true age had been discovered. Upon attaining age 18 he had enlisted again.

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