Lightowler, Thomas Joseph

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Thomas Joseph Lightowler

Drowned on H.M.S. Black Prince.
Mr. and Mrs. William Lightowler, of 2, Lower Bramley Street, off Park Road, Bradford,have received information that their only son, Ordinary Seaman Tom Lightowler, of H.M.S. Black Prince, was drowned during the naval battle off Jutland. He was only 20years of age and joined the Navy twelvemonths ago. Before the war he was employed by Messrs. Lister and Co., Limited, at Manningham Mills. He was, a member of the St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Packington Street,Manchester Road, and was connected with the St. Joseph's football team.
Bradford Weekly Telegraph 16 June 1916
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