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.
Northumberland Fusiliers, 1/7th Battalion Territorial Force
Enlisted at Alnwick, Northumberland.
Died France & Flanders. According to the UK, Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects, 1901-1929 (available via Ancestry.co.uk) 'Death presumed' which probably means he was first reported missing & his body was never found.
Son of Margaret Taylor, of Rock, Alnwick & the late William Taylor.
One of two sons lost: The brothers were killed on the same day, a tragedy for their mother! See, also, Lance-Corporal William Taylor (Regimental service #291002; Northumberland Fusiliers, 1/7th Battalion Territorial Force; Died 15 September 1916).
Bamburgh Castle War Memorial Belford War Memorial (Source: For Belford, newmp.org.uk)