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Record:
WATSON, JOHN
Additional information:
Cemetery:
VERMELLES BRITISH CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
I. M. 18.
Country:
France

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Oral history

British aircraftman served as air frame mechanic with 30 Sqdn RAF and with Indian Air Force in India, 1944-1947
REEL 1: Aspects of period in GB, 1924-1942: family background in Stockport; education; employed as apprentice at Smedley Bros. foundry, Belper, Derbyshire; wages; reaction to outbreak of war, 3/Sep/1939; attitude to military service; employed as engineer at Wigley Brothers, Belper; role in war work …

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Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
County Borough Of Tynemouth - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 34489)
Location:
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Rennington And Rock WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 33881)
Location:
Rock, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Dawdon Miners Lodge WW1 Fallen (LOST) (WMR 71064)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Campsall Norton And Sutton WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 28090)
Location:
Campsall, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
County Borough Of Tynemouth - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 34489)
Location:
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Lazonby (WMR 2999)
Location:
Lazonby, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Brigham School (WMR 3043)
Location:
Keswick, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
St Johns Roll Of Honour - WW1 (WMR 30753)
Location:
Newton On Rawcliffe, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Gilcrux (WMR 4036)
Location:
Gilcrux, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Our Lady And St Thomas Of Hereford Church (WMR 53195)
Location:
Ilkeston, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Hensingham Conservative club Roll of Honour (LOST) (WMR 68514)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Ballynahinch (WMR 66183)
Location:
Ballynahinch, Down
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Rennington And Rock WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 33881)
Location:
Rock, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Woodvale Presbyterians - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 6256)
Location:
Woodvale, Antrim
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Woodvale Presbyterians - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 6256)
Location:
Woodvale, Antrim
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Avonbridge (WMR 72950)
Location:
Avonbridge, Central
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Innerleithen-Stone of Remembrance (WMR 6041)
Location:
Innerleithen, Borders
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Inverbrothock Parish Church (LOST) (WMR 76436)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Dalry (WMR 39757)
Location:
Dalry, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Hamsterley Colliery Roll of Honour (WMR 71338)
Location:
Hamsterley Colliery, Durham
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
John Street School - WW1 (WMR 6591)
Location:
Lurgan, Armagh
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Dalston Victory Hall, including Rolls of Honour (WMR 4279)
Location:
Dalston, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Stockton (WMR 9789)
Location:
Stockton On Tees, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Alston Wesleyan Methodist Sunday School (LOST) (WMR 4226)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Newburn (WMR 34580)
Location:
Newburn, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Brechin (WMR 5695)
Location:
Brechin, Tayside
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Chester Citizens (WMR 9870)
Location:
Chester, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
St Helen's Church Window & Plaques (WMR 18665)
Location:
Waddington, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
West Bradford (WMR 79181)
Location:
West Bradford, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
St Catherines Church (WMR 18676)
Location:
West Bradford, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Inverurie and District (WMR 8589)
Location:
Inverurie, Grampian
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Seaton Sluice and Old Hartley (WMR 33665)
Location:
Seaton Sluice, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Holme on Spalding Moor Methodist Church WW1 (WMR 78079)
Location:
Holme on Spalding Moor, Humberside
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Portsoy - Figure (WMR 8671)
Location:
Portsoy, Grampian
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Barnby Gate Methodist Church (WMR 68380)
Location:
Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Christ Church Parishioners - WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 44916)
Location:
Healey, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Embleton Presbyterian Church (WMR 33702)
Location:
Alnwick, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Underskiddaw - Roll of Honour (WMR 3984)
Location:
Applethwaite/Millbeck, near Keswick, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Crawford Parishioners - WW1 (Served) (WMR 44491)
Location:
Crawford, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Muiravonside (WMR 78632)
Location:
Whitecross, Central
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Kilsyth Town and Victoria Bands (WMR 5990)
Location:
Kilsyth, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Glenboig Church (WMR 86613)
Location:
Glenboig, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Dronfield (WMR 1316)
Location:
Dronfield, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
The Buffs (East Kent) Regiment -First World War Book Of Remembrance (WMR 40979)
Location:
Canterbury, Kent
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Abbotshall United Free Church (WMR 30525)
Location:
Kirkcaldy, Fife
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Arbroath (WMR 5662)
Location:
Arbroath, Tayside
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Arbroath (WMR 5662)
Location:
Arbroath, Tayside
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
The Buffs (East Kent) Regiment -First World War Book Of Remembrance (WMR 40979)
Location:
Canterbury, Kent
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Cowdenbeath (WMR 8512)
Location:
Cowdenbeath, Fife
Name recorded:
Watson, John
Memorial:
Rutherglen (WMR 57569)
Location:
Rutherglen, Strathclyde

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Name:
Lieutenant Watson
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
19 Jun 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 1 Field Ambulance. (page 269)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Watson
Context:
Wounded
Date:
22 Jun 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Cyclist Company (page 163)
Name:
other Watson
Context:
Date:
22 Jun 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Cyclist Company (page 163)
Name:
Private A Watson
Context:
Wounded
Date:
23 Jun 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 7 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (page 97)
Name:
Lieutenant C P Watson
Context:
other
Date:
24 Jun 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1 Battalion East Lancashire Regiment (page 316)