Sudan (3348. Pte. J. Stinson. 2/Lan: Fus:);
QSA (1) Relief of Ladysmith (3348 Pte. J. Stinson. Lanc: Fus:);
Khedive’s Sudan 1896-1908, (1) Khartoum (3348. Pte. J. Stinson. 2nd L.F.)
John Stinson was born at Rochdale, Lancashire, and enlisted into the Lancashire Fusiliers at Bury on 29 July 1890, aged 20 years 4 months. He deserted on 4 January 1891, but re-enlisted in October 1895, and served with the 2nd Battalion in the Sudan campaign in 1898.
He was killed in action at Spion Kop on 24 January 1900.