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.
Durham Light Infantry, 2nd Battalion
Berlaimont Communal Cemetery Extension
Enlisted at Alnwick, Northumberland.
Died at Camp Grand CarriÃ¨re, presumably as a prisoner of war in Germany.
Born at New Berwick, Northumberland, the son of Robert & Ellen Bertram, of Springhill, Seahouses, Chathill, Northumberland.
Resident at Chathill.
There are two UK, Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects, 1901-1929 entries for Bertram 45135 (available via Ancestry.co.uk). One shows his father, Robert; the other refers to his mother, Ellen, who appears to have been his sole legatee.
Seahouses War Memorial