The men

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Here rest 222 men, we will remember them.

WATSON, THOMAS CROWE

 

Rank:                              Guardsman

Service No:                   2724057

Date of Death:               17/09/1944

Age:                                21

Regiment/Service:       Irish Guards                                                                                             3rd Bn.

Grave Reference:        II. B. 14.

 

Additional Information:

Son of Thomas and Mary Watson, of Dunmurray, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland.

Died in the opening battle of Market Garden, on the road toward Valkenswaard.

Thomas's Granny's maiden name was Crowe.  

His Granda was called James Watson, his granny Eleanor Crowe.

His father was also called Thomas Crowe Watson born 1899 died 1945, his mother was Mollie Burns.

As far as we know they had 3 children Thomas Crowe, Sammy and Tony (who served and died in accident at home)