Lt James Henry Charles Thomas

1891 Mar 24. Born Hatfield, Hertfordshire

1891 census at Mill Green, Hatfield

1901 census at 137, Hornsey Road, Islington

1911 census at 137 North View Road Hornsey N

1915 Dec 17. Engaged for duration of war. He was an Advertisement Clerk with Daily Mail

1915 Mar 12. Landed in France

1916 Oct 24 Commissioned 2nd Lt

1917 Jan 30 Confirmed in rank of 2nd Lt. Middlesex Regt.—J. H. C. Thomas.

1918 Apr 25. Middlesex Regt. 2nd Lt. J. H. C. Thomas to be Lt.

1918 Married Ida Wild at Tonbridge, Kent. A son Dennis R W Thomas was born Oct/Dec 1919

1919 Jan 29. Demobilised as Lt

1920 Oct 1 Joined ADRIC with service no. 651. Posted to F Coy

1921 Dec 13. Promoted Section Leader. A/CQM

1921 Jan 30. Permitted to resign

1921 May 18. 7th btn, Midd'x .— Lt. J. H.C. Thomas resigns his commn. at his own request. He then enlists in RASC as a Private

1922 Oct 7. Arrives UK from Canada with wife Ida

1923 Steward at "Royal Masonic Institute for Girls

And a man by the name of James H C Thomas married in Egypt in 1926-1930 in a Consular Marriage (there are also 1947 and 1962 marriages.)