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.
Thomas Dixon Allan
York & Lancaster Regiment, 1/4th (Hallamshire) Battalion, Territorial Force
Tyne Cot Memorial (Tyne Cot Cemetery)
Born about 1891, at Edlingham, Northumberland, the son of George Allan (a Railway Platelayer) & his wife, Jane.
One of 2 sons lost: See, also, Private Edward Allan (Regimental service #22112; Northumberland Fusiliers, 8th (Service) Battalion); Died 15 October 1915).
The 1901 Census records Allan, aged 10, living with his parents at Whittingham Railway Crossing. His mother attended the crossing gate.
Siblings in 1901 included George (14); Margaret Jane (12); & Edward (4).
Husband of Beatrice May (nÃ©e Mitchison), of 57, Pont Street, Ashington, Northumberland.
Wooler War Memorial