Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Hennessy - Thomas William

Hennessy - Thomas William

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255 × 402 pixels

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Format: jpeg
Type: Headstone
Title: Hennessy - Thomas William

Image downloaded from National Archives of Australia.


A portion of a letter written by the RAAF to Thomas' mother:

"The cross depicted in this photograph is of a temporary nature only and is to be replaced later by a permanent headstone to be erected by the Imperial War Graves Commission which is responsible for the maintenance in perpetuity of the graves of deceased serviceman."

Given names Surname Sosa Birth Place Death Age Place Last change
Thomas William “Willis” HENNESSY
February 22, 1913107West Kempsey, New South Wales, Australia0March 18, 19447631Fohren-Linden, Rhineland-Palatinate/Saarland Border, Germany