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John Cyril HINDSON

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Surname: HINDSON

Forename(s): John Cyril

Place of Birth: Sedbergh, Yorkshire

Service No: 661300

Rank: Gunner

Regiment / Corps / Service: Royal Field Artillery

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Age: 19

Date of Death: 1918-11-30

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CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: I. 523.

CWGC Cemetery: SEDBERGH CEMETERY

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Local War Memorial: SEDBERGH, YORKSHIRE

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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 entry

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Gunner John Cyril HINDSON

Gunner John Cyril HINDSON

Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Royal Field Artillery

Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Royal Field Artillery

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Surname: HINDSON

Forename(s): John Cyril

Country of Service: United Kingdom

Service Number: 661300

Rank: Gunner

Regiment: Royal Field Artillery

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Age: 19

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Died Date: 30/11/1918

Additional Information: Son of Mrs. Frances Jane Hindson, of Long Lane, Sedbergh.

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England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966

1961

HINDSON Frances Jane of Harden Bridge Hospital Austwick Yorkshire spinster died 17 September 1961 Probate Carlisle 29 September to Edward Charles Leighton butcher and John Alexander Nelson joiner. Effects £1004 10s.

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Sedbergh Cemetery

Sedbergh Cemetery

CWGC Headstone

Bible presented to the family of Gunner John Cyril Hindson by the people of Sedbergh

Bible presented to the family of Gunner John Cyril Hindson by the people of Sedbergh

Courtesy of Sedbergh & District History Society

Bible presented to the family of Gunner John Cyril Hindson by the people of Sedbergh.

Bible presented to the family of Gunner John Cyril Hindson by the people of Sedbergh.

Courtesy of Sedbergh & District History Society

Death Certificate for Gunner John Cyril Hindson

Death Certificate for Gunner John Cyril Hindson

Courtesy of Sedbergh & District History Society

The Sedbergh men who gave their lives

The Sedbergh men who gave their lives

Right hand panel - Top row (l-r): Private Richard Winn, Private John Burton. Second row (l-r): Private John Nelson, Gunner Robert Matthew Fothergill. Third row (l-r): Private Robert Edward Seddon, A/Corporal Herbert Park. Fourth row (l-r): Gunner John Cyril Hindson, Private Charles James Sisson

Three-panel oil-painting, courtesy of the artist, David Hartnup

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