|Memorial .||Dedeagatch British Cemetery||7|
Awards & Titles:
|Officer, The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire |
Family :Husband of Katie Winifred Hodgson.
Action : Natural Causes
LIEUT.-COLONEL J. E. HODGSON, R.A.M.C. Officer, The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire Lieut.-Colonel John Edward Hodgson, R.A.M.C., died at Salonica on November 5th 1918, aged 44, of Pneumonia following influenza. He was born on August 31st, 1874, the son of the late Caleb Hodgson of Carlisle, and educated at Owens College, Manchester, taking the diplomas of M.R.C.S. and L.R.C.P.Lond. in 1898, and the D.P.H. of the London Colleges in 1913. After acting as resident clinical assistant at the Barnes Convalescent Hospital, Cheadle, Manchester, he entered the R.A.M.C. as lieutenant on January 28th, 1899, becoming Captain on January 28th, 1902, Major on October 28th, 1910, and Lieutenant-Colonel on March lst, 1915. Source; BMJ; Nov 23 1918.
Natural causes is attributed those deaths due to causes that were not directly associated with the war. Included in this are wartime deaths resulting from the Spanish Influenza pandemic and its associated pneumonia problems and other attributions such as age and exhaustion.
|Type||Lodge Name and No.||Province/District :|
|Mother :||Drury Lane No. 2127 E.C.||London|
3rd March 1914
14th April 1914
10th November 1914
The project globally acknowledges the following as sources of information for research across the whole database:
- The Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- The (UK) National Archives
- Ancestry.co.uk - Genealogy, Family Trees & Family History online
- ugle.org.uk - The records of the United Grand Lodge of England including the Library and Museum of Freemasonry
- Book : 1921 - Masonic Roll of Honour 1914-1918 - Oxford University Press