John James Dawson
John James Dawson RAMC

John James Dawson: b. 1902 in Shildon.

Parents: John Robert Dawson and Elizabeth Jane Blenkin.

Army no.: 5880237 Rank: Private Unit: 2nd Casualty Clearing Station, RAMC

Killed in Action June 1, 1940, aged 37 years.

In the 1911 census John was 8 and a scholar living at 30, Albert Street, Shildon. His father, John Robert Dawson, was a miner from Guisborough and his mother was from Eldon Lane. John had two sisters, Lily, aged 11, and Jennie, aged 4, and a brother Thomas, aged 1.

John married Helen Wilson Faichen in 1933. They had a daughter, Audrey M Dawson, in 1937.

There are two copies of the Memorial Card which we would like to return to members of John James Dawson's family.