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Annie Jane Wilson
Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by): Mrs Annie Jane Wilson (nee Hastings)
Date and Place of Birth: 1892 St Mungo, Dumfriesshire
Date and Place of Death: 1938 Stoneykirk
Parents: Robert A and Elizabeth A Hastings
Parent’s occupations: Coachman (father)
Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: West of Scotland Agricultural College, Glasgow
Place of residence at Gretna: N/K
Job title at Gretna: N/K
Marital status: John Wilson 1917 in Dalton
Trivia / any other information:
Annie is remembered on the Mossband Farewell as a member of the operating staff. Her forwarding address was “Ashcroft”, Dalton, Lockerbie. We don’t know what her role was, but she had gained a diploma from the West of Scotland Agricultural College in Glasgow. She received her national diploma in June 1915 (The Scotsman 14th June 1915). Another student receiving their diploma was a John Wilson, who may have been Annie’s future husband.
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