We remember John Campbell Hilton

We remember John Campbell Hilton

Timeline

Timeline

1894
birth Rosewell, Midlothian United Kingdom Source:9437473 27th June 1894
1898
sibling Bella B Charlotte Source:9437450 1898
1903
sibling Robert R Robertson Source:9437450 1903
1915
enlistment Aberdeen United Kingdom Source:9437450 28th January 1915
1915
service British Army Private S/9069 Gordon Highlanders Source:9437450 28th January 1915
1915
dates Age 20 Source:9437450 25th September 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9437450 25th September 1915
1915
death Killed in Action 1st day of Battle of Loos Loos France Source:7493094 Source:9437450 25th September 1915
1917
sibling Earnest Arthur EA Thomas Source:9437450 1917
burial Ypres (menin Gate) Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium Panel 38 Source:9437450

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John Campbell
Initials JC
Last Name Hilton
Source 9437473
First Names John
Initials J
Last Name Hilton
Source 9437473
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
45 Carnethie Street, Rosewell, Midlothian United Kingdom parents address known 1894-06-27
5 Greenside Place, Rosewell, Midlothian United Kingdom parents address known 1915-01-28
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSubRankSource
British Army S/9069 Gordon Highlanders Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Helen Hilton Thomas mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Robert Robertson step-brother 1903
Earnest Arthur Thomas step-brother 1917
Bella Charlotte step-sister 1898
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1915-01-28 5'5"

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Official Records

TitleConnected by 
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription James137766
Medal Index Card

External Evidence

ReferenceConnected by 
Statutory Birth Record James137766

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We remember John Campbell Hilton