Biography of Tom Hutchins (13476)
6th Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment
Died 7th August 1915



  • Name: Tom Hutchins
  • Date of birth: 1890
  • Place of Birth: Haconby, Lincolnshire, England
  • Date of Birth registration: July – September 1890
  • Place of Birth Registration: Bourne, Lincolnshire, England

  • Name: Thomas William Hutchins
  • DOB: 1859
  • Place of Birth: Rippingale, Lincolnshire, England
  • Occupation: Bricklayer

  • Name: Sophia Ellis
  • DOB: 1860
  • Place Of Birth: Haconby, Lincolnshire, England
  • Marriage: 1889 Bourne District
Siblings: (Name), (DOB), (POB)

  • Tom Hutchins, 1890, Haconby
    Annie Huchins, 1893, Haconby
    Clara Elizabeth Hutchins, 1896, Haconby
    Ellis Hutchins, 1897, Haconby

  • 1901: Tom is living in the house of Great Uncle Thomas Bland along with his parents in Haconby.
  • 1911: Tom is living in Haconby Fen with Hall Family as a Lodger. The census gives him an age of 20 and he is listed as a horseman on farm.
Relatives in services

  • Tom’s cousins Robert Wand and Edward Ellis also fought and was killed in WW1. Robert and Edward can be found on our page dedicated to the Haconby War Memorial.

  • No marriage for Tom has been found and because of his age we can assume that he never had the opportunity to marry.
Newspaper Mentions

  • None found

Military Records

Attestation Papers

  • None found
Soldier’s Died In The Great War

  • These records show that Private Tom Hutchins, 13476, 6th Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment was killed in action on 7th August 1915 in the Balkan Theatre.
Pension Records

  • None found

  • The British Medal
    The Victory Medal
    The 15 Star

  • UK:
  • Haconby, plaque in St Andrew’s Church


  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission:
  • In Memory of Private Tom Hutchins, 13476, 6th Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment who died on 7 August 1915.
    Remembered with Honour Helles Memorial
    Panel Ref: 44 to 46

© The War Graves Photographic Project

© The War Graves Photographic Project

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