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.
Rifle Brigade (The Prince Consort's Own), 10th (Service) Battalion
Caudry British Cemetery
Enlisted at Amble, Northumberland.
Formerly 5539, 3/8th Battalion, London Regiment.
Died of wounds received.
Born 1887, at Cavil Head, Warkworth, the only son of John W. (Farmer & Woodman) & Elizabeth Thompson, of Low Park, Acklington, Northumberland.
One sister, Agnes.
In 1911, a Postman for the General Post Office.
(Source: 'Portraits of War...'; Edited & compiled by June Watson; Wildgoose Press; 2016; p. 111)
Acklington, St. John the Divine Church Radcliffe War Memorial