Wilfred Robinson Simpson (1906-83)
Wilfred Robinson Simpson was born in Hull. He trained for the Wesleyan ministry at Didsbury College and served as a missionary in the Hupeh District of China from 1930 to 1946. During World War 2 he was interned by the Japanese.
Upon his return to Britain, he served in the home circuits until his retirement to Hull.
Source: Minutes of Conference 1984