Hodgson, James: Service no. 53076

Digitized Service Record

Source: Via Folkestone news article about a baseball game via Andrew Taylor from the 18th Battalion Facebook Group.

Military Police with 18th Battalion London Free Press December 1914

Militia Poline with the 18th Battalion. Source: Operation Picture Me via The 18th Battalion Facebook Group. London Free Press. December 1914.

These are the men who have in their charge the good conduct of the soldiers in training in London. They take charge in any trouble in which soldiers may be involved and civil authority is resorted to only when these men do not happen to be at hand or they require assistance. They are: Top row, Private W.E. Robinson[i], Private A.E. Windle, Private H.H. Hatch; bottom row, Private J.J. Stevenson[ii], Private A.E. Clarke, Corporal J. Hodgson and Private D. Hare.

[i] Unidentified.

[ii] Unidentified.

 

Source: Folkestone Herald. May 22, 1915. Page 8. Courtesy of Folkestone Baseball Chronicle Facebook Group (Andrew Taylor).