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James Tosh

Admitted to:

No.231 American Hospital. RAF Hospital Ely (25/06/44).

Date of Injury:

14/06/1944

D.O.B/Age when admitted:

1924 (20)

Cause of Incident:

Crashed. Flying incident.

Transferred to QVH:

18/09/1944

Injuries:

Burns to face and hands.

No. of Operations at East Grinstead:

16



IDENTITY CARD

This is to certify that the patient mentioned below and whose description is stated hereon is the authorised holder of this Identity card.


Forename:

James Thomson (known as Jock)

Surname:

Tosh

Service No:

1823287

Nationality:

British


Awards/Honours:

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Patient Unit:

466 Sqn

Profession:

Air Gunner

Patient Rank:

FS

Death:

May 1980

Age at Death:

56yrs

Dr Rank:

Dr Unit:

Notes:

Glossary:

Further Reading:

Obituary East Grinstead Museum Collection.

References:

'James Thomson (Jock) Tosh', The Guinea Pig, New Year 1981, p. 25.



East Grinstead Museum Collection:
EGRTM 2751.70.1 - Set of images of people connected to the Guinea Pig Club, including Tosh
EGRTM 2755.8 - Photograph of the QVH Football Team in 1946, including Tosh
EGRTM 2773.308 - Photograph of Tosh and others poolside at an Annual Reunion
EGRTM 2793.92-97 - Series of headshots showing progress of treatment and healing