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.
East Yorkshire Regiment, 7th (Service) Battalion
Niederzwehren Cemetery, Kassel, Germany
Enlisted at Alnwick, Northumberland.
Died of wounds received, as a Prisoner of War, at Cassel Camp Hospital.
Born at Amble, Northumberland, the son of Mrs. Isabella Wilson, of Blue Cottages, North Sunderland, Chathill, Northumberland.
The UK, Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects, 1901-1929 (available via Ancestry.co.uk) records Wilson's grandmother as Jane A.
Amble War Memorial (Possibly)