Private Hugh Simpson

ALIAS

Died: Sunday 6 October 1918

Connected records

Record:
SIMPSON, HUGH
Additional information:
See "CURRAN," the true family name.
Cemetery:
GLASGOW WESTERN NECROPOLIS
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

Possible matches

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Name recorded:
Simpson, Hugh
Memorial:
St Georges Church And School - WW1- Roll Of Honour (WMR 18443)
Location:
Ashton Under Lyne, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Simpson, Hugh
Memorial:
Christchurch Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 6554)
Location:
Carrowdore, Down
Name recorded:
Simpson, Hugh
Memorial:
St Pauls Church - WW1- Screen (WMR 1856)
Location:
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
All Saints' Parishioners - WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 27984)
Location:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Gordon Boys School Book Of Remembrance (WMR 23727)
Location:
West End, Surrey
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Salford Diocese Memorial Chapel (includes Bolton and Oldham) (WMR 15985)
Location:
Salford, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
St Thomas Church - WW1 (WMR 46868)
Location:
Crookes, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
East Yorkshire Regt And East Riding Men WW1 (WMR 34681)
Location:
Beverley, Humberside
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Gordon's Boys School - WW1 (WMR 23723)
Location:
West End, Surrey
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Astley Club (WMR 4584)
Location:
Newmarket, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Holywell Green Congregational Church WW1 (WMR 2605)
Location:
Holywell Green, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
5th Battn Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry - WW1 (WMR 46709)
Location:
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Mersey Docks And Harbour Board (WMR 15440)
Location:
Kensington, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
London And North Western And Great Western Joint Railways- WW1 (WMR 13876)
Location:
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
St Nicholas Parishioners - WW1 (served) (WMR 27723)
Location:
Bradfield, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
St. Vincent's Church - WW1 (WMR 27957)
Location:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
St Annes Church (WMR 27946)
Location:
St Stephens Church, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Brighton Street Shrine (WMR 35301)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Redruth Anglican Church Congregation (WMR 52576)
Location:
Redruth, Cornwall
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Brighton Street Shrine (WMR 35301)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
New Deer (WMR 8613)
Location:
New Deer, Grampian
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Barlow And Jones Ltd (WMR 43825)
Location:
Sharples, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
London And Lancashire Insurance Company (WMR 18270)
Location:
Alrewas, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Newcastle and Gateshead Gas Company Redheugh Gas Works -WW1 (WMR 42174)
Location:
Burradon, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
St Marks Church WW1 (WMR 39172)
Location:
Finsbury Park, Greater London
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
St Nicholas Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 29935)
Location:
Ganton, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Calow (WMR 663)
Location:
Calow, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Blackpool (WMR 565)
Location:
Blackpool, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Kingston Upon Thames WW1 And WW2 (WMR 12100)
Location:
Kingston upon Thames, Greater London
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Wolverton (WMR 8170)
Location:
Wolverton, Buckinghamshire
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Mollart Steet (WMR 26279)
Location:
Hanley, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Nottingham Albert Hall - WW1 (WMR 68037)
Location:
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Reckitts WW1 Boys Club Roll Of Honour (WMR 35209)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Men of Middleton Junction - WW1 and WW2 St Gabriel's Church (WMR 44997)
Location:
Middleton Junction, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
St Lukes Church (WMR 26286)
Location:
Hanley, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Grovehill Road and District (WMR 34752)
Location:
Beverley, Humberside
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Borough Of Thetford (WMR 53385)
Location:
Thetford, Norfolk
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Coleshill (WMR 19048)
Location:
Coleshill, Warwickshire
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
St Pauls Church Chapel WW1 (WMR 18574)
Location:
Withington, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Clitheroe Serviceman (WMR 580)
Location:
Clitheroe, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
St Davids Church Hall WW1 And WW2 Roh (WMR 2066)
Location:
Bangor Teifi, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Mitcham (WMR 12194)
Location:
Mitcham, Greater London
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Dewsbury (old) (WMR 29119)
Location:
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Tetley St Baptists - WW1 (WMR 28918)
Location:
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Washington Cross (WMR 17827)
Location:
Washington, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Sons of Leek and Lieutenant Basil Lee Nicholson (WMR 13742)
Location:
Leek, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Great Ouseburn Parish WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 29878)
Location:
Great Ouseburn, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
North Eastern Railway Institute (WMR 10319)
Location:
Shildon, Durham
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
Sutton (WMR 18158)
Location:
Sutton, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Simpson, H
Memorial:
All Hallows Church WW1 (WMR 51356)
Location:
Bispham, Lancashire

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Name:
Second Lieutenant F G Simpson
Context:
departed_training
Date:
5 Oct 1918
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 8 (King's Royal Irish) Hussars (page 60)
Name:
Major G P Simpson
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
10 Oct 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 39 Brigade Royal Field Artillery. (page 360)
Name:
Second Lieutenant J Simpson
Context:
joined
Date:
11 Oct 1918
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Buffs (East Kent Regiment). (page 593)