|Name:||Thomas Hornby WALL|
|Service Record:||50875. |
|Story||Thomas Son of John and Elizabeth Wall, of 7, Aged Miners Cottages, Boldon Colliery; husband of Dorothy Ann Mouter, (formerly Wall), of Council Houses, 40, John St., Boldon Colliery, Co. Durham. Enlisted South Shields in
the Yorkshire Regiment 45081 before being transfered to 2nd/10th Battalion Manchester Regiment was Killed 9 October 1917 Aged 29. Thomas Hornby Wall was a professional footballer who was a reserve team footballer for Manchester United, alongside his brother and more famous England international and Manchester United first team player - George Wall.
Source: Mark Wylie