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.
Bedfordshire Regiment, 8th (Service) Battalion
Guillemont Road Cemetery, Guillemont
Enlisted at Bedford, Bedfordshire.
Born about 1886 at Alnwick, Northumberland.
The 1911 Census records Young as single & boarding with Edwin & Catherine Simms at 16, College Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire. His occupation was that of a Fitter.
'Soldiers DiedÂ…' records Young's residence as Kempston, Bedfordshire.