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   Staff Surgeon Thomas Dickson Liddle
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 30/12/2015
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: HMS Thames, Royal Navy (British Navy)
Date Of Birth: 23/01/1879
Died: 02/04/1915 (Died at Sea)
Age: 35
Thomas Dixon Liddle was born on 23rd January 1879 and was the son of Edward and Eliza Liddle of Cookstown. Thomas’ father was also a doctor. Thomas passed his surgical exams on 23rd November 1903 and immediately joined the Admiralty. Over the years he worked on many different ships and had at least two spells in Haslar Hospital. His last ship was H.M.S. Thames. When he died on 2nd April 1915 there were extenuating circumstances which called for a post mortem to be held.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Sheerness Cemetery
  Isle Of Sheppey, Kent
Grave Ref: Grave C-C-49
CWGC Casualty 3057571
Sheerness (Isle of Sheppey) Cemetery is situated on the road from Sheerness to Queenborough, and the main entrance to the Cemetery is in Halfway Road.
Local Institute / Local Book Details

No Name Page
1 Queens University Belfast
2 Cookstown War Dead Book WW1 40
References and Links
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1 Queen’s University War Memorial 'Liddle, Thomas Dixon, Staff Surgeon, Royal Navy' is combated.
2 Queens Univ. Book of Remembrance 1952 Page 32. M.B, B. Ch, B.A.O., 1905