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, 25th (Service) Battalion (2nd Tyneside Irish)
Etaples Military Cemetery
Enlisted at Alnwick, Northumberland.
Died, in a Casualty Clearing Station in France, of wounds received in action during the Battle of Arras.
The Northumberland Fusiliers 25th (Service) Battalion had been part of the attack near the village of Roeux & the notorious Chemical Works & had suffered many casualties, especially in Officers.
Son of James & Mary Wilson of Rock, Alnwick.
Native of Golden Hill, Belford, Northumberland.
Bamburgh Castle War Memorial Belford War Memorial Doddington, Church of St. Mary & St. Michael Lucker, Memorial Cross (Source: For Belford, Doddington & Lucker, newmp.org.uk)