Hong Kong Volunteer Defence Corps (Hong Kong Army)
27/08/1943 (Prisoner of War)
Cornelius Charles Stimpson was the son of Charles Henry and Sarah Jane Stimpson. He was born about 1903 in England. All the children were born in England. By 1911 the family were living in Magherafelt. Cornelius later became the husband of Margaret Isobel Stimpson. Corporal Cornelius Stimpson served with the Hong Kong Volunteer Defence Corps in World War Two. He was captured by the Japanese at Christmas 1941. Corporal Cornelius Charles Stimpson died a prisoner of war on 27th August 1943.