Marley Hill Wesleyan

Marley Hill Wesleyan Roll of Honour. Methodist Archive and Research Centre (reference MA 8030 item 124)
Trustees for Methodist Church Purposes, 2018

Roll of Honour

Six men died from this chapel, the last four named having worked at Marley Hill Colliery. This document is their only memorial as Wesleyans. Note that all but one of the men were older than the average. Private Hogg also appears on the Whickham Roll, and was buried in Whickham.

Regimental Sergeant Major John Hodson [M.C.]
Tyneside Scottish [21st Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers]. Died 9 September 1917 aged 36

Pte Edward Hogg
Royal Army Medical Corps. Died 7 January 1915 aged 36

Lance Corporal Louie Wilkinson [Joseph Lewins Wilkinson]
11th Bn. Royal Inniskillen Fusiliers. Died 1 July 1916 aged 21

Able Seaman Stephen Brown
Hawke Bn. Royal Naval Division. Died 11 February 1917 aged 32

Pte. Walter Lawson
Hawke Bn. Royal Naval Division. Died 5 October 1918 aged 36

Pte. George Chisholm
19th Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 17 April 1918 aged 31

Additional sources: Commonwealth War Graves Commission, North East War Memorials Project

No Comments

Start the ball rolling by posting a comment on this page!

Add a comment about this page

Your email address will not be published.