Cook James Wilson

Mercantile Marine

Died: Wednesday 17 May 1916 (aged 62)

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Record:
WILSON, JAMES
Additional information:
Son of the late John and Mary Ann Wilson. Born at Lowestoft.
Cemetery:
LOWESTOFT (NORMANSTON DRIVE) CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Sec. 13. Grave 434
Country:
United Kingdom

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WAR OFFICE OFFICIAL TOPICAL BUDGET 348-1 (Spanish version, fragment) [Main Title]

I. Spanish language version of a newsreel item on Queen Mary officially celebrating Saint George's Day at Windsor, 20th April 1918.
II. Spanish language version of a parade by women war workers through the streets of London to Saint Paul's Cathedral, April 1918.

AMERICAN DELEGATES AT CASSEL [Main Title]

A delegation headed by James Wilson representing American Socialist and Union groups visits France and Britain, April-May 1918.
35mm

WITH OUR BOYS IN FRANCE [Main Title]

Compilation, with partial soundtrack, of Gaumont US newsreels from 1916 to 1920.
16mm

Oral history

British civilian cook on Empress of France and Duchess of York, sunk off West Africa 1943

Escape to Ballachulish

British NCO served with 8th Bn Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, 152nd Bde, 51st (Highland) Infantry Div account of his escape with two others to Spain after being captured by Germans in France, 1940
REEL 1 Account of escaping after being captured by Germans in France, 1940: describes capture by Germans; attitude to capture; escaping from POW column; aid from French civilians; hiding from German cavalry column; decision to head south; encounter with Germans in pig sty; obtaining lift in German …

ULSTER TODAY [Main Title]

Publicity film encouraging investment in Northern Ireland.
35mm

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Name recorded:
Wilson, James
Memorial:
Irlam And Cadishead Roll Of Honour - WW1 (WMR 45130)
Location:
Cadishead, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Whitehaven WW1 Borough Roll of Honour (WMR 72636)
Location:
Whitehaven, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Redruth Anglican Church Congregation (WMR 52576)
Location:
Redruth, Cornwall
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Pilkington Brothers Roll Of Honour (WMR 21343)
Location:
St Helens, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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County Borough Of Tynemouth - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 34489)
Location:
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Pilkington Brothers Roll Of Honour (WMR 21343)
Location:
St Helens, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Pilkington Brothers Roll Of Honour (WMR 21343)
Location:
St Helens, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Muckamore Presbyterians Roll Of Honour (WMR 6412)
Location:
Dunadry, Antrim
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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South Moor Colliery Co Ltd Park (WMR 41811)
Location:
South Moor, Durham
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Clive Road Forward Movement - WW1 (WMR 17645)
Location:
Canton, South Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Thrybergh Working Mens Club (WMR 52935)
Location:
Thrybergh, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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St Bartholmews Church Roll Of Honour WW1 (WMR 33928)
Location:
Newbiggin-by-the-sea, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Trafalgar Junior School (WMR 12520)
Location:
Twickenham, Greater London
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Workington Roll of Honour (WMR 62323)
Location:
Workington, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Philpott End Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 22984)
Location:
Great Dunmow, Essex
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Men From Ponteland WW1 Memorial Tablet (WMR 34175)
Location:
Ponteland, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Mansergh Bible (WMR 69242)
Location:
Mansergh, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Workington Presbyterian Church (LOST) (WMR 67219)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Glasgow Foundry Boys Religious Society-Blackfriars Branch (WMR 76101)
Location:
Glasgow, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Edenfield Parishioners Bells WW1 (WMR 13256)
Location:
Edenfield, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Royal Four Towns (Hightae, Heck, Greenhill and Smallholm) WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 71715)
Location:
Hightae, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Caerlaverock Parish Church-Board (WMR 71717)
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Bankend, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Royal Four Towns (Hightae, Heck, Greenhill and Smallholm) WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 71715)
Location:
Hightae, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Royal Four Towns (Hightae, Heck, Greenhill and Smallholm) WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 71715)
Location:
Hightae, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Inch (WMR 44424)
Location:
Inch, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Virginhall United Free Church (WMR 72164)
Location:
Keir, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Saughtree School - WW1 (WMR 46449)
Location:
Saughtree, Borders
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Hanover Congregational Church And Sunday School (WMR 26825)
Location:
Heaton Norris, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Caputh (WMR 44757)
Location:
Caputh, Tayside
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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St Lukes Mission Church - WW1 (WMR 45403)
Location:
Ashton In Makerfield, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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St Helens Church - WW1 (WMR 54128)
Location:
Cockburnspath, Borders
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Darvel (WMR 13360)
Location:
Darvel, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Kirkhope Parishioners - Served (Lychgate) (WMR 44087)
Location:
Ettrickbridge, Borders
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Lanark- Memorial Hall (WMR 54241)
Location:
Lanark, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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John Street School - WW1 (WMR 6591)
Location:
Lurgan, Armagh
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Malone Presbyterians (WMR 6233)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Ballymoney Presbyterians - WW1 (WMR 6596)
Location:
Ballymoney, Antrim
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Wychnor Parish Church WW1 Plaque (WMR 13428)
Location:
Wychnor, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Trumpington (WMR 906)
Location:
Trumpington, Cambridgeshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Bourn (WMR 882)
Location:
Bourn, Cambridgeshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Causewayhead (WMR 5792)
Location:
Causewayhead, Central
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Middlesbrough (WMR 9697)
Location:
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Little Hulton WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 75825)
Location:
Little Hulton, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Macduff (WMR 8664)
Location:
Macduff, Grampian
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Macduff (WMR 8664)
Location:
Macduff, Grampian
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
Memorial:
J F Wilson and R F Wilson (WMR 77902)
Location:
West of Castle Kennedy, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Stewarts and Lloyds of Coatbridge (WMR 86529)
Location:
Coatbridge, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Hamilton Grammar School WW1 (WMR 86465)
Location:
Hamilton, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
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Maxwelltown and Troqueer Memorial (WMR 5862)
Location:
Maxwelltown, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Wilson, James
Memorial:
New Stevenston (WMR 44561)
Location:
New Stevenston, Strathclyde

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Name:
Lieutenant Wilson
Context:
other
Date:
22 May 1916
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 5 Field Ambulance. (page 269)
Name:
Lieutenant T L Wilson
Context:
joined
Date:
18 May 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Border Regiment (page 160)
Name:
Lieutenant R H Wilson
Context:
Date:
18 May 1916
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 5 Field Ambulance. (page 268)
Name:
Lieutenant R H Wilson
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
18 May 1916
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 5 Field Ambulance. (page 268)
Name:
Captain E R Wilson
Context:
joined
Date:
18 May 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Irish Fusiliers (page 340)