HOPKINSON THOMAS Rank: Serjeant Service No: 4969574 Date of Death: 24/08/1942 Age: 22 Regiment at Enlistment: Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment) Regiment/Service: Reconnaissance Corps 5th (3rd Bn. the Tower Hamlets Rifles) Regt. Grave Reference: Plot 1. Row D. Grave 12. Cemetery: CHRISTIANSBORG WAR CEMETERY Ghana Additional Information: Son of Thomas and Sarah Hopkinson, of Newark, Nottinghamshire. Any details on this man or what they were doing in Ghana. I assume accident or illness as c.o.d. due to the RAF transport hub there. Did not help with the local paper announcing the death of the wrong Thomas Hopkinson at the time either.