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, 3rd (Reserve) Battalion
Alnwick Cemetery, Northumberland
Died at Sunderland, County Durham.
There are two Bartholomew Thompson's on the Roll of Honour Plaque in the Northumberland Hall, Alnwick, & one was listed on the now lost Roll of Honour of the Alnwick Oddfellows Lodge.
Born about 1878, the youngest of four children of Christina & the late Thomas Thompson.
The 1891 Census records the family lived in Dispensary Street, Alnwick. Christina is listed as head of the household, which suggests Thomas had already died.
Thompson's siblings were Robert (24, a Grocer); James (16, a Metal Moulder); & Christina (15).
He left a wife, Mary, who lived at 31, Woolmarket, Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland.
Alnwick War Memorial