Thomas White was the son of James and Mary J White. Thomas was born in County Tyrone about 1892. Before enlisting, Thomas worked for Samuel Smith, Union Place, Dungannon. Private Thomas White was with No. 6 Labour Company of the Labour Corps (Service No. 702990) for a time. Private White was transferred to the Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Private White had been gassed in France on 5th June 1915. He was sent to the Reading Hospital in England to recover. By February 1916, Private White was in Salonika, Greece, writing to his mother who was living in Beechvalley, Dungannon. Private White died on 28th December 1919.
Ration Farm Military Cemetery is about 2.5 kms south of the village of La Chapelle-d'Armentieres, on the south-eastern outskirts of Armentieres. Leave La Chapelle-d'Armentieres on the Fleurbaix road and cross over the Motorway bridge. The Cemetery is 500 metres further along on the right hand side of the road.