Correctly named medal to 31166 Pte TEG Bridge E Lan R
Thomas was born 1899 in Blackburn but lived with his family in 18 Lower West Avenue Barnoldswick. He was serving with the 1st Bn 34th Division when on the 16th April 1918, he was killed in action.
He is entitled to a pair. He is buried at Bailleul Communal Cemetery in France.
There is a write up about him, including a photo, in ‘Cravens Part in the Great War’
On a length of original ribbon.