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Forename(s): John Cyril
Place of Birth: Sedbergh, Yorkshire
Service No: 661300
Regiment / Corps / Service: Royal Field Artillery
Battalion / Unit: ---
Date of Death: 1918-11-30
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: I. 523.
CWGC Cemetery: SEDBERGH CEMETERY
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: SEDBERGH, YORKSHIRE
John Cyril Hindson was the son of Frances Jane Hindson, born c. 1872 at Old Hutton, Westmorland, the granddaughter of John and Mary Ann Hindson, née Hewitson.
1901 Sedbergh (Marthwaite & Soolbank), Yorkshire Census: Weavers Yard - John Cyril Hindson, aged 2 years, born Sedbergh. [John and his mother were living with her grandparents, John and Mary Ann Hindson.]
1911 Sedbergh, Yorkshire Census: Weavers Yard - John Cyril Hindson, aged 12 years, born Sedbergh. [John and his mother were living with her uncle, John Hindson.]
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: Gnr J. C. Hindson, 661300, R.F.A. Date and Place of Death: 30.11.18. Catterick Mil. Hos. Yorks. To whom Authorised/Amount Authorised: Mother - Francis [sic] Jane. £13 10s. 0d.
A short biography of John is included in: ‘Sedbergh and District 1914-1918 - But who shall return the children?’ Compiled by Sedbergh and District History Society. Edited by Diane Elphick (2016).
Data Source: Craven’s Part in the Great War - original CPGW book entryView Entry in CPGW Book
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
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Gunner John Cyril HINDSON
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Royal Field Artillery
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