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.
John Mansfield Arries
Lancashire Regiment, 15th Battalion
Tyne Cot Memorial (Tyne Cot Cemetery)
Enlisted at Bedlington, Northumberland.
Formerly 10725, East Yorkshire Regiment.
Entered Balkans theatre of war on 30 June 1915.
Born on 14 January 1889, at Bilton Banks, near Shilbottle, Northumberland, one of ten children of Alexander & Mary Susan Arries. Christened at Shilbottle Church.
The family moved to Bedlington in the 1890s.
In 1911, aged 22, Arries was working as a Coal Miner & living with his parents & siblings at 10, North Terrace, Bedlington.
Bedlington, Bedlington Coal Company Roll of Honour in St. Cuthbert's Church Chapel of Remembrance (Source: newmp.org.uk)