World War 1
Search the known records to date of those lost from the wider Alnwick area in World War 1
Generally showing where they are commemorated, when they died and some basic facts about each person. There are gaps, however, so if you can fill in any missing details do please contact us.
East Yorkshire Regiment, 6th (Service) Battalion (Pioneers)
Brandhoek Military Cemetery
Enlisted at Bedlington, Northumberland.
Born in 1889, at Warkworth, Northumberland, the fifth child of Thomas & Bella Beverley.
Beverley's father was a Miner. In 1891 the family lived at Togston Terrace, Togston, Northumberland. By 1901 they'd moved to nearby Broomhill, where Thomas had been promoted to Deputy Overman. The family was still at Broomhill in 1911.
At some point, Beverley moved to Bedlington where he was residing immediately before enlisting.
Pre-enlistment occupation: Coal Miner.
Bedlington, Bedlington Coal Company Roll of Honour in St. Cuthbert's Church Chapel of Remembrance Bedlington, 1914-1918 Memorial Cross (Source: newmp.org.uk)