Pilkington, Harry

First name/s: Harry
Last name: Pilkington
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Date of birth:
Year of birth: 0

Life before Ruskin

Date and place of birth: 1885?



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Life at Ruskin

Dates at Ruskin: Before 1914

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Life after Ruskin


Work:Clerk in Burnley Lancashire?

Politics/trade union activity: Conscientious Objector reported as having ‘gone through the mill’ on behalf of his conscientious principles and being interned in a military camp. Imprisoned in Liverpool and then accepted work under the Home Office scheme?


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This meagre information is drawn from the pamphlet ‘The Ruskin College Fellowship and the First World War’ by Alan Shepherd. Material with a ? has been drawn from the database being compiled on conscientious objectors nationally.

Further information welcome


Hilda Kean

created 28/08/2014 at 11:06 am, updated 28/08/2014 at 11:16 am

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