Private John Wilson

ALIAS

Died: Monday 18 February 1918

Connected records

Record:
WILSON, JOHN
Additional information:
See "WALPOLE," the true family name.
Cemetery:
STRATFORD-SUB-CASTLE (ST. LAWRENCE) CHURCHYARD
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Oral history

British NCO served with B Coy, 12th Bn Durham Light Infantry on Western Front and in Italy, 1916-1918
REEL 1: Aspects of operations with B Coy, 12th Bn Durham Light Infantry on Western Front, 1915-1917: duties with working party assisting tunnellers on Hill 60, Ypres sector, 6/1917; description of mines exploding on Messines Ridge, 7/Jun/1917; advanced as part of second wave and captured final …

Oral history

British civilian wife of British Parachute Regiment member killed in bomb explosion at the Springfield Road Police Station, Belfast, Northern Ireland in 1992. Describes receiving news of the incident and her reactions to posthumous award of the George Cross to her husband Sergeant Michael Willetts

Oral history

British Captain served with 3rd Parachute Regiment in Northern Ireland in 1992 Describes bomb explosion at Springfield Road Police Station, Belfast, Northern Ireland in 1992 that resulted in the death of a colleague

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Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
John Wilson (WMR 9393)
Location:
Hartlepool, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
St Johns Church WW1 Tablet (WMR 22282)
Location:
Ainsdale, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
St Michaels Church Reredos (WMR 41873)
Location:
Croxdale, Durham
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Central School For Boys - WW1 (WMR 16000)
Location:
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
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County Borough Of Tynemouth - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 34489)
Location:
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
High St Presbyterians - WW1 (WMR 6408)
Location:
Crumlin, Antrim
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Men Of Windy Nook (WMR 42176)
Location:
Windy Nook, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
St Michael's Roman Catholic Church (WMR 71189)
Location:
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Wooler Parish Reredos WW1 (WMR 33546)
Location:
Wooler, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Girton (WMR 33781)
Location:
Girton, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Thrybergh Working Mens Club (WMR 52935)
Location:
Thrybergh, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Whalley Abbey Printing Company Reading Room WW1 And WW2 (WMR 42478)
Location:
Barrow, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Wesley Place Methodist Church (WMR 28539)
Location:
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Lanchester Memorial Hall WW1 Plaque (WMR 41766)
Location:
Lanchester, Durham
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Byrness Church Of England School - WW1 (WMR 33803)
Location:
Byrness, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Gildersome Baptist Church Sunday School - WW1 Rollof Honour (WMR 69128)
Location:
Gildersome, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
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Mansergh Bible (WMR 69242)
Location:
Mansergh, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Gosforth - WW1 (WMR 3959)
Location:
Gosforth, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Norton Parish WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 27936)
Location:
Norton, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Wellington Street Presbyterians (WMR 6374)
Location:
Ballymena, Antrim
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
St Clements School Plaque (WMR 15686)
Location:
Toxteth, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Workington Roll of Honour (WMR 62323)
Location:
Workington, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Thrybergh Working Mens Club (WMR 52935)
Location:
Thrybergh, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Bellingham Presbyterians - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 33755)
Location:
Bellingham, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Workington Roll of Honour (WMR 62323)
Location:
Workington, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
St Michael's RC Church WW1 Plaque (WMR 71193)
Location:
Houghton-le-Spring, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Floden Field 1513 (WMR 29488)
Location:
Arncliffe, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Ainsdale Urc WW1 Scroll (WMR 22274)
Location:
Ainsdale, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
St Francis Church - WW1 (WMR 33801)
Location:
Byrness, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Whiteabbey Presbyterians (WMR 6435)
Location:
Whiteabbey, Antrim
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Bethesda St Urc (WMR 13171)
Location:
Burnley, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Bramley Baptist Church Unidentified (WMR 21862)
Location:
Bramley, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
St Albans Organ - WW1 (WMR 42177)
Location:
Windy Nook, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Glencairn Parish Church WW1 (WMR 44325)
Location:
Kirkland, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Kirkmichael Parish Church WW1 (WMR 44337)
Location:
Parkgate, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Langholm Episcopal Church (WMR 44172)
Location:
Langholm, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
St Ninians Parish Church (WMR 44327)
Location:
Moniaive, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Swinton Roll of Honour (WMR 78894)
Location:
Swinton, Borders
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Coldstream (WMR 13330)
Location:
Coldstream, Borders
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Coldstream (WMR 13330)
Location:
Coldstream, Borders
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Hanover Congregational Church And Sunday School (WMR 26825)
Location:
Heaton Norris, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Ulverston Area (Ulverston, Barrow, Millom, Coniston, Broughton-in-Furness, Lindale and Morecambe) Oddfellows - WW1 (WMR 4157)
Location:
Ulverston, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Craigellachie (WMR 8647)
Location:
Craigellachie, Grampian
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Stranraer (WMR 44457)
Location:
Stranraer, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
St Michael's Church WW1 And WW2 (WMR 44306)
Location:
Dumfries, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Coldstream Parish Church WW1 (WMR 53593)
Location:
Coldstream, Borders
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Kirkhope Parishioners - Served (Lychgate) (WMR 44087)
Location:
Ettrickbridge, Borders
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Kirkhope Parishioners - Served (Lychgate) (WMR 44087)
Location:
Ettrickbridge, Borders
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Girvan - Obelisk (WMR 13358)
Location:
Girvan, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Wilson, John
Memorial:
Lanark- Memorial Hall (WMR 54241)
Location:
Lanark, Strathclyde

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Name:
Sergeant J Wilson
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
22 Feb 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 17 Battalion Middlesex Regiment (page 255)
Name:
Lieutenant J N V Wilson
Context:
departed_training
Date:
17 Feb 1918
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: `D' Battery Royal Horse Artillery (page 287)
Name:
Driver Wilson
Context:
award
Date:
20 Feb 1918
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: `D' Battery Royal Horse Artillery (page 287)
Name:
Private W Wilson
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
22 Feb 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 17 Battalion Middlesex Regiment (page 260)
Name:
Corporal A Wilson
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
22 Feb 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 17 Battalion Middlesex Regiment (page 255)
Name:
Corporal A Wilson
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
22 Feb 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 17 Battalion Middlesex Regiment (page 255)