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.
QSA (1) Relief of Ladysmith (4214 Cpl. H. Arnold. Middlesex Regt.)
H J Arnold attested for the Middlesex Regiment and served with the 2nd Battalion in South Africa during the Boer War. He was killed in action at Spion Kop on 24 January 1900, on which date the battalion suffered 4 Officers and 38 men killed, and 4 Officers and 49 men wounded.