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.
Robert Mavin (N.B. At least one record available via the Ancestry.co.uk database spells the name as Mabin)
Mavin (N.B. At least one record available via the Ancestry.co.uk database spells the name as Mabin)
Prince Albert's (Somerset Light Infantry), 8th (Service) Battalion
Enlisted at Amble, Northumberland.
Formerly 13972, Northumberland Fusiliers.
Disembarked in France on 8 September 1915. As such, awarded 1914-15 Star as well as the British War Medal 1914-1918 & Allied Victory Medal.
Born at Rothbury, Northumberland, the son of James & Isabella Mavin, of 18, Sixth Row, Choppington Colliery, Northumberland.
Resident at Morpeth, Northumberland.
Choppington, Memorial Monument, Cyprus Westgreen Choppington, Memorial Reredos in St. Paul's Church (Source: newmp.org.uk)