Author Topic: 30 November 1917, John Thomas Hogg, London Regiment Queen's Westminster Rifles  (Read 213 times)

Offline River Tyne Lass

  • RootsChat Aristocrat
  • ******
  • Posts: 1,453
  • Census information Crown Copyright, from
    • View Profile
The bells of Christ Church, at North Shields will ring tonight in remembrance of one of their former bell ringers - John Thomas Hogg, service number 555172.  The bells will toll in a 45 minute tribute starting at 1730 hours.

John died exactly one hundred years today serving in the Great War.   His photo and a detailed write up of his story can be seen by clicking on the link below for that great website 'North East War Memorials Project' website.

Lest we forget.

Conroy, Fitzpatrick, Watson, Miller, Davis/Davies, Brown, Senior, Dodds, Grieveson, Gamesby, Simpson, Rose, Gilboy, Malloy, Dalton, Young, Saint, Anderson, Allen, McKetterick, McCabe, Drummond, Parkinson, Armstrong, McCarroll, Innes, Marshall, Atkinson, Glendinning, Fenwick, Bonner

RootsChat is the busiest, largest free family history forum site in the country. It is completely free to use. Register now.
Also register instantly with Facebook or Twitter (and other social networks). Start your genealogy search now.