Sapper William Jackson

Canadian Engineers

Died: Wednesday 21 May 1919 (aged 38)

Connected records

Record:
JACKSON, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of F. Hodgson and the late Mossop Jackson; husband of Mary McLennan Ross Jackson, of 147, May Avenue, Windsor, Ontario.
Cemetery:
QUEBEC CITY (MOUNT HERMON) CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
S. G. G. 10577.
Country:
Canada

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Private William Jackson

Private William Jackson 8666. Unit: "A" Company, 17th Battalion, Manchester Regiment. Death: 10 July 1916, Somme, Western Front.
CWGC family information: son of Mr. and Mrs. W. L. Jackson, of 206 Platt Lane, Rusholme, Manchester.

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Oral history

American civilian talks about father's involment with International Military Tribunal at Nuremberg, 1945-1946 [poor audibility]

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Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Failsworth Macedonia Congregational Church WW1 (WMR 28009)
Location:
Failsworth, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Ainsdale Urc WW1 Scroll (WMR 22274)
Location:
Ainsdale, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Eccles Pals (WMR 26165)
Location:
Eccles, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
South Norwood Congregational Church WW1 (WMR 10820)
Location:
South Norwood, Greater London
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
St Johns Church WW1 Tablet (WMR 22282)
Location:
Ainsdale, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Parishioners Of Swinton - WW1 (WMR 52905)
Location:
Swinton, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Byley Clock Tower (WMR 2146)
Location:
Byley-cum-Less, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Whitehaven WW1 Borough Roll of Honour (WMR 72636)
Location:
Whitehaven, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Topley St United Methodists - WW1 (WMR 15920)
Location:
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
St Johns Welsh Presbyterian Church WW1 (WMR 52338)
Location:
Runcorn, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Blackley Municipal And Wesleyan Day Schools WW1 (WMR 16075)
Location:
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Campsall Norton And Sutton WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 28090)
Location:
Campsall, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Houghton-le-Spring United Methodist Church WW1 (WMR 71192)
Location:
Easington Lane, Durham
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Park Green United Methodist Roll (lost) (WMR 52380)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Sheffield Education Committee - WW1 - Roll Of Honour (WMR 27581)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
St Mary Magdalene Memorial Chapel - WW1 (WMR 46646)
Location:
Swinton, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
St Barnabas Church (WMR 51287)
Location:
Blackburn, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Parish Of Overchurch (WMR 2321)
Location:
Upton, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Haworth Cycling Club (WMR 28484)
Location:
Haworth, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Whitehaven WW1 Borough Roll of Honour (WMR 72636)
Location:
Whitehaven, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Parish Of All Saints (WMR 51871)
Location:
Grimsby, Humberside
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
St Georges Church - WW1 Died (WMR 44058)
Location:
Unsworth, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
St John The Evangelist Church WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 15242)
Location:
Ravenhead, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Leigh And Bransford WW1 Memorial Reredos (WMR 32952)
Location:
Leigh, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
County Borough Of Tynemouth - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 34489)
Location:
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Heswall C.Y.M. Club (WMR 1975)
Location:
Heswall, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Southwold - WW1 (WMR 4954)
Location:
Southwold, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Little Bookham Church Cross WW1 (WMR 23422)
Location:
Little Bookham, Surrey
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
All Saints Church - WW1 (lost) (WMR 43787)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Holme 'Westmorland Cross' (WMR 66658)
Location:
Holme, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Emneth Parish (WMR 68208)
Location:
Wisbech, Norfolk
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
East Leake (WMR 5160)
Location:
East Leake, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
St Andrews Church WW1 Plaque (WMR 42573)
Location:
Leyland, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Blackley (WMR 2784)
Location:
Blackley, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Chapel Allerton (WMR 21886)
Location:
Chapel Allerton, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Askham Bryan Memorial Cross (WMR 30880)
Location:
Askham Bryan, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Onecote (WMR 13709)
Location:
Onecote, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Ashton Under Lyne Civic Memorial (WMR 1810)
Location:
Ashton-under-Lyne, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Burnley Lads Club Roll Of Honour WW1 (WMR 10654)
Location:
Burnley, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Unsworth (WMR 44035)
Location:
Unsworth, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Mosborough (WMR 27517)
Location:
Mosborough, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Little Hulton WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 75825)
Location:
Little Hulton, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Aldbrough Shrine (served) (WMR 34860)
Location:
Aldbrough, Humberside
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Morpeth - Cenotaph (WMR 34089)
Location:
Morpeth, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Nassington Triptych (WMR 14879)
Location:
Nassington, Peterborough, Northamptonshire
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Brading (WMR 21720)
Location:
Brading, Isle Of Wight
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Nassington Parish WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 83809)
Location:
Nassington, Northamptonshire
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Polebrook and Armston-Roll Of Honour (WMR 60865)
Location:
Polebrook, Peterborough, Northamptonshire
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Allithwaite WW1 Roll of Honour- served and returned (WMR 68072)
Location:
Allithwaite, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Jackson, William
Memorial:
Holme (WMR 4165)
Location:
Holme, Cumbria

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Name:
Lance Corporal W G Jackson
Context:
resigned
Date:
26 May 1919
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 141 Field Ambulance (page 318)
Name:
Lance Corporal W G Jackson
Context:
resigned
Date:
26 May 1919
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 141 Field Ambulance (page 318)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Jackson
Context:
joined
Date:
19 May 1919
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 1 Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (page 278)