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   Obituary - John Norman Dawson


John Norman Dawson

House: Nicholson
Year: Jan 1952 to Aug 1954

Henry Dawson (John's brother) e-mailed Webmaster on 4th May 2005:

John left the Prince of Wales School at the end of the second term 1954 to help mother run our farm in Sotik.
Killed in shooting accident Sept 1956

Henry goes on to say that there were five Dawson brothers who attended the Prince of Wales School.
They were all in Nicholson House, in order of age:

  • Ralph - Jan 1949 to Dec 1954 (Head of School 1954) - Now lives in Staffordshire
  • John - Jan 1952 to Aug 1954
  • Teddy - Jan 1953 to Dec 1956 - died 26th May 2006 in Harare (see Obituary)
  • Henry - 1956 to 1960 - Now lives in Cambridge
  • Jim - 1959 to 1963 - Now lives in London