October, 1952 - October 1952

Alexander Vass, born in Hilton to Alexander and Jessie, 13 Lady Street in 1898, dies on board the ship SS Wearpool at Tocopilla Bay, Chile, from tuberculosis.

Alexander Vass, born 28 February 1898, Hilton, height 5ft 6ins, eyes brown, hair dark. Tattoo of bird on both hands.