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The names of 197 local men who lost their lives in World War I are
inscribed on the bells of the Memorial Community Church in Plaistow. They are our local heroes

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Thomas George Laws

Lance Corporal
KRRC

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Born
Unknown - c. 1897
Died
France and Flanders - 18 April 1918
Age
21
Death
Killed in action
Served in
KRRC
Awards
British War Medal & Victory Medal
Memorials
Unknown
Lived
115 Humberstone Road, Plaistow

Thomas George's story

The Tabernacle Messenger of November 1915 reported that Thomas  Laws had enlisted.

He served in 17th Battalion K.R.R.C. as L/Cpl. R/21507.

He was a Sunday School teacher.

Service Number
R/21507
Mother
M J
Father
T
Spouse
Unknown
Buried
Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium
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