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.
James Henry Cleugh (N.B. Soldiers Died spells it as Clengh)
Cleugh (N.B. 'Soldiers Died...' spells it as 'Clengh')
Prince of Wales's Own (West Yorkshire Regiment), 2nd Battalion
PoziÃ¨res Memorial (PoziÃ¨res British Cemetery)
Enlisted at Consett, County Durham.
Formerly 204673, 1/4th Battalion, Alexandra, Princess of Wales's Own (Yorkshire Regiment).
Born in 1882, at Rock, near Alnwick, Northumberland.
In the 1901 Census Cleugh is listed as being a lodger in Darlington, County Durham. In 1911 he was living at Burnhopelee, Lanchester, County Durham. He was single & employed as a Gardener.
The Cleugh family lived at West Lodge, Howick, Northumberland.
(Source: 'Howick's FWW Stories'; Avril & Arthur Meakin; 2015; p. 39; 11-18)
Howick, St. Michael & All Angels' Church