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, 1/7th Battalion Territorial Force (N.B. 'Soldiers DiedÂ…' records the battalion as Northumberland Fusiliers, 21st (Service) Battalion (2nd Tyneside Scottish))
Seaton Hirst (St. John's) Churchyard, Ashington, Northumberland
Enlisted at Alnwick, Northumberland.
Died, France & Flanders.
Served in the South African Campaign.
Born at Blyth, Northumberland.
Husband of Bessie Hughes, of 146 1/2, Hawthorn Road, Ashington, Northumberland.
Hirst, Ashington, CWGC grave with a private headstone in St. John's Churchyard Hirst, Ashington, Memorial Plaque in the Northern Social Club Ashington, Memorial Statue, Memorial Garden, Kenilworth Road (Source: newmp.org.uk)