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.
Gilbert Archer Michie
Cameronians (Scottish Rifles), 10th (Service) Battalion
Loos Memorial (Dud Corner Cemetery)
Enlisted at Culross(?), Fife, Scotland. (N.B. 'Soldiers DiedÂ…' spells it Calross.)
Formerly 34197, Royal Army Medical Corps.
Born at Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland, the son of Andrew (a Seedsman & Nurseryman) & Elizabeth Michie, of 14, Bondgate Within, Alnwick, Northumberland.
One of two sons lost: see, also, Henry George Michie (Officer of the Northumberland Fusiliers' 15th [Reserve] Battalion, attached to the regiment's 8th [Service] Battalion; Died 26 September 1916).
Resident of Alnwick before joining up. In 1911, the family lived at 60, Bondgate Within.
In 1911, Michie, 17 years-old, worked as a Grocer's Assistant
He had eight siblings, four brothers & four sisters.
Alnwick War Memorial