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.
Princess Louise's (Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders), 1/5th Battalion.
Alexandria (Chatby) Military & War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt
Enlisted at Lincoln, Lincolnshire.
Died in the Egyptian Theatre of War. According to the entry in the UK, Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects, 1901-1929 (available via Ancestry.co.uk), Turner died as a result of drowning at sea.
Born about 1894, Eglingham, Northumberland, the son of Alexander & Mrs Annie Turner of Port Charlotte, Islay, Argyllshire, Scotland.
Husband of Annie Turner of Port Charlotte, where he was living at time of enlistment.