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, 8th (Service) Battalion
Loos Memorial (Dud Corner Cemetery)
Enlisted at Durham, County Durham.
Formerly 20301, Durham Light Infantry.
Death presumed, per UK, Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects, 1901-1929 (via Ancestry.co.uk).
Entitled to the 1914 or 1914-15 Star in addition to the British War & Victory Medals.
Born & resident at Amble, Northumberland.
The UK, Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects, 1901-1929 records Young's father as Thomas R.