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BERWICK UPON TWEEDWAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 & 2 Detailed Information
Compiled and copyright ©Michael Peck 2015

The memorial stands opposite St Mary's Church, Berwick on Tweed and takes the form of a two-stepped base surmounted by square plinth, pedestal and winged angel of peace. The inscription is to be found on cast metal plaques attached to the sides of the pedestal with an additional plaque for World War 2 placed at the foot of the 6 o'clock face. The whole memorial stands on a raised area with steps leading up to it and the top is enclosed by metal railings; a figure of peace holds a wreath in her hands; laurel garlands carved around the top of the plinth. There are 480 names listed for World War 1 and none for World War 2. The memorial sculptor was Mr Alexander Carrick, RSA, RBS.

Photograph (above) Copyright © Janice Pedder 2004
Photograph (below) Copyright © Michael peck 2015

THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918
IN HONOUR OF ALL WHO SERVED.
IN SYMPATHY WITH ALL WHO SUFFERED.
AND IN REMEMBERANCE OF THESE
FALLEN SONS OF THE BOROUGH, WHOSE
NAMES ARE HERE INSCRIBED.

ADDISON Robert Henry
Sergeant 700391. 23rd Battalion, London Regiment. Killed in action 9th May 1918. Born Berwick, Northumberland, enlisted Clapham Junction and resident Cheapside, London. Commemorated Pozieres Memorial. Panel 89.
AINSLIE Alexander
Private S/5505. 1st Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders. Died of wounds Mesopotamia 17th November 1917, aged 21 years. Son of Mr and Mrs William Ainslie of 19 Blakewell Road, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Tweedmouth and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery. XVI.G.11.
AINSLIE John L
Bombardier 69528. 128th Heavy Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery (Royal Field Artillery on memorial). Killed in action 28th June 1917, aged 30 years. Son of (the late) William and Elizabeth of Cornhill, Northumberland. Husband of Catherine Burney (formerly Ainslie) of 5 Birch Terrace, Walker, Northumberland. Born Scremeston, enlisted Berwick and resident Cornhill, Northumberland. Commemorated Dickebusch New Military Cemetery Extension. II.A.23.
AITKEN George Mark
Private 42348. 11th Battalion, Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment), formerly 3214 Lothians and Border Horse Yeomanry. Killed in action 1st October 1918, aged 37 years. Son of George and Christina Aitken of 12 St Helens, Spittal, Northumberland. Husband of Elizabeth Brown Clark (formerly Aitken) of 3 Viewforth Square, Edinburgh, Scotland. Born Spittal, Northumberland, enlisted and resident Edinburgh, Scotland. Commemorated Dadizeele New British Cemetery. V.F.7.
AMASS Albert J
Sergeant 8785. 1st Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Killed in action 30th November 1914. Born Ipswich All Saints and enlisted Ipswich, Suffolk. Commemorated Ploegsteert Memorial. Panel 5.
ANDERSON James
Private S/20382. 14th Battalion, Black Watch (Royal Highlanders). Killed in action Egypt 8th November 1917, aged 20 years. Son of Mr and Mrs R Anderson of 39 West End, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Tweedmouth and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Beersheba War Cemetery. L.4.
ANDERSON James
Chief Artificer Engineer. HMS ‘Viking’, Royal Navy. Died 29th January 1916, aged 49 years. Husband of Margaret Hartley Anderson of Town Farm, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Portsmouth Naval Memorial. 11.
ANDERSON P
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
ARMOUR Robert
Private 41717. 12th Battalion, Highland Light Infantry. Killed in action 25th March 1918, aged 40 years. Husband of Margaret Armour of 78 Ravensdowne, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Lesmahagow, Lanarkshire, Scotland and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Peronne Road Cemetery, Maricourt. III.A.1.
ARMSTRONG Walter
Private 345576. 14th Battalion, Black Watch (Royal Highlanders), formerly S/16902 Black Watch. Died of wounds Egypt 29th January 1918, aged 19 years. Son of Mr W H Armstrong of 4 Howick Terrace, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Tweedmouth and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Port Said War Memorial Cemetery. B.32.
ATKINSON W
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
AUSTIN Thomas Oswald
Corporal 1207. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 15th September 1916, aged 21 years. Son of Mrs Martha Dempster of 4 Station Cottages, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 10B, 11B, 12B.
AYRE Robert
Stoker 1st Class K/41287. HMS ‘Torrent’, Royal Navy. Died 23rd December 1917, aged 19 years. Son of Robert William and Eleanor Ayre of 45 Low Greens, Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Portsmouth Naval Memorial. 26.
BAIN John
Private 201604. B Company, 5th Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action Egypt 19th April 1917, aged 44 years. Son of George and Hannah Bain. Husband of Margaret Bain of 11 Chapel Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Served in South African Campaign. Born West Hartlepool, Durham and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Jerusalem Memorial. Panel 23 and 24.
BALMBRO R
No arm of service noted on memorial, unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
BAXTER J
Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment) on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
BELL Robert Fade
Private 27907. 9th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 16th April 1918, aged 20 years. Son of Robert and Margaret Bell of 40 Chapel Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Enlisted Newcastle, Northumberland. Twice previously wounded. Commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial. Panel 19 to 23 and 162.
BEVERIDGE Michael
Private 50285. 2nd Battalion, West Yorkshire Regiment. Killed in action 19th April 1917. Born Berwick, enlisted and resident Newcastle on Tyne, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 2A, 2C, 2D.
BLACK Michael Robson
Private 6773/A. 24th Battalion, Australian Infantry. Died 6th July 1918. Son of George and Catherine Black of 117 Bay Street, Brighton, Victoria, Australia. Born Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery. XX.I.E.
BLACK W R
Possibly mistake should read William Percy Black? Lance Corporal 18850. 9th Battalion, King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Killed in action 21st March 1918, aged 23 years. Son of Henry and Margaret Black of Duddo Farm, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Berwick, Northumberland and enlisted Coldstream, Scotland. Commemorated Pozieres Memorial. Panel 59 and 60.
BLACK William John
Private 59616. 9th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers. Killed in action 30th November 1917, aged 37 years. Son of (the late) George and Margaret Black of ‘Margaretville’, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Chemist. Enlisted 2nd (Sportsman’s) Battalion and went to France in 1915. Commemorated Cambrai Memorial, Louverval. Panel 3 and 4.
BOAL John Edgar
Military Medal. Corporal 2074. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, attached 149th Trench Mortar Battery. Died of wounds 8th December 1916, aged 20 years. Son of Thomas W and Lily Boal of 12 West Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Educated Berwick Grammar School. Born Berwick and enlisted Berwick Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Vaux-En-Amienois Communal Cemetery. A.6.
BOOKLESS William
Private 7553. 4th Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action Dardanelles 12th July 1915. Born Swinton, enlisted Chirnside and resident Reston, Scotland. Commemorated Helles Memorial. Panel 84 to 92 or 220 to 222.
BOOTH George
Private 8314. 2nd Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Died of wounds home 28th April 1915, aged 30 years. Husband of Isabella Booth of 41 East Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Born, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Tidworth Military Cemetery. C.144.
BOOTH James
Private 1201. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of wounds 26th April 1916, aged 22 years. Son of George and Isabella Booth of Berwick, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Nord). II.D.158.
BORTHWICK Alexander
Private 2080. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 15th September 1916. Born Berwick and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 10B, 11B, 12B.
BORTHWICK J
Aircraftman 2nd Class 281701, Royal Air Force. 25 Squadron. Died 9th May 1919, aged 17 years. Son of Johnson and Eleanor Jane Borthwick of 71 Low Greens, Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Mons (Bergen) Communal Cemetery. X.D.3.
BORTHWICK John
Corporal 8313. 1st Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action Dardanelles 26th April 1915, aged 30 years. Son of Alexander and Agnes Borthwick of 58 Church Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Linlithgow, Scotland, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Helles Memorial. Panel 84 to 92 or 220 to 222.
BORTHWICK S
Royal Horse Artillery on memorial and no S Borthwick identified. Possibly Stephen Borthwick. Military Medal. Sergeant 46865. D Battery, 94th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Died 7th November 1918, aged 32 years. Husband of Mary Borthwick of 45 Carntyne Road, Glasgow, Scotland. Born and enlisted Glasgow, Scotland. Commemorated Equancourt Road British Cemetery, Manancourt. XII.B.2.
BOSTON Joseph Henry
Private 352989. 9th Battalion, Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment), formerly 2099 Lothians and Border Horse Yeomanry. Killed in action 31st March 1918, aged 21 years. Son of Peter P and Mary A Boston of 1 Hawarden, Spittal, Northumberland. Enlisted Edinburgh, Scotland and resident Spittal, Northumberland. Commemorated Pozieres Memorial. Panel 13 and 14.
BOYD George Pratt
Second Lieutenant. 1st Battalion, Irish Guards. Died 3rd September 1917, aged 33 years. Son of Andrew and Georgina Boyd. Husband of Mary S G Boyd of 1 Northumberland Avenue, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Bleuet Farm Cemetery. I.E.30.
BOYD Nigel John Lawson
Second Lieutenant. 1st Battalion, Black Watch (Royal Highlanders). Died 12th October 1914, aged 20 years. Son of William (The King’s Body Guard for Scotland [Royal Company of Archers]) and Laura Boyd. Born Edinburgh, Scotland. Educated Winchester College and Sandhurst. Commemorated Edinburgh (Dean or Western) Cemetery.
BREMNER Robert
Private S/20489. 1st Battalion, Gordon Highlanders. Killed in action 15th June 1918, aged 19 years. Son of (the late) David and Catherine Bremner of 14 Foul Ford, Berwick, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Loos Memorial. Panel 115 to 119.
BRENNAND James
Company Sergeant Major 8310. 6th Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 25th September 1915, aged 33 years. Husband of Elizabeth Brennand of 5 Parade, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Preston, enlisted Blackburn, Lancs and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Loos Memorial. Panel 53 to 56.
BRETT G
Royal Field Artillery on memorial. Possibly Patrick John George Brett. Gunner 54758. 69th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action Mesopotamia 2nd May 1916, aged 23 years. Son of Patrick and Emma Brett of 30 Eldred Street, Carlisle, Cumbria. Commemorated Basra Memorial. Panel 3 and 60.
BROCK Alfred Lawrence
Captain. 6th Battalion, Durham Light Infantry. Killed in action 14th April 1917, aged 26 years. Son of (the late) Captain A H Brock (Royal Engineers). Commemorated Wancourt British Cemetery. V.A.21.
BROCK E
Durham Light Infantry on memorial but no Brock identified in DLI. Possibly Sydney Edward Brock. Military Cross. 10th (Cyclist) Battalion, Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). Died 11th November 1918, aged 36 years. Son of James Easton and Harriet Brock of Kirkliston, Scotland. Commemorated Kirkliston Burial Ground.
BRODIE George
Private 201605. 5th Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action Egypt 24th November 1917, aged 35 years. Son of Thomas and Elizabeth Brodie. Born, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Jerusalem War Cemetery. X.29.
BROGAN Francis
Private 97799. 30th Battalion, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry), formerly 27117 King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 28th September 1918, aged 26 years. Son of Owen and Ann Brogan of Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Tweedmouth and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Wulverghem-Lindenhoek Road Military Cemetery. IV.C.29.
BROTHERTON James
Private 1067. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of wounds 28th April 1915. Born Tweedmouth and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Nord). I.D.24.
BROUGH Hugh
Stoker 1st Class SS/104209. HMS ‘Good Hope’, Royal Navy. Died 1st November 1914. Commemorated Portsmouth Naval Memorial. 4.
BROWN J
Possibly James Edward Brown. Private 35893. 25th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of wounds 21st October 1917, Born Berwick, Northumberland and enlisted Stanley, Co Durham. Commemorated Cement House Cemetery. I.K.7.
BUCHANAN Gavin
Private S/7265. 2nd Battalion, Gordon Highlanders. Killed in action 18th June 1915, aged 29 years. Son of (the late) Gavin and Mary Buchanan of Gunsgreen, Eyemouth, Scotland. Husband of Agnes Buchanan of Corsbie, Berwickshire, Scotland. Born Berwick, Northumberland and enlisted Kelso, Scotland. Commemorated Le Touret Memorial. Panel 39 to 41.
BUGLASS John
Corporal 20/1197. 20th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 1st July 1916. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 10B, 11B, 12B.
BURGON Henry
Sergeant 290232. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 31st December 1917, aged 30 years. Son of Henry and Ann Burgon of 67 Low Greens, Berwick, Northumberland. Husband of (the late) Grace Temple Burgon. Brother of John Burgon. Born Berwick and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial. Panel 19 to 23 and 162.
BURGON James
Sapper WR/355322. Inland Water Transport, Royal Engineers. Died at sea 26th February 1918. Born Eyemouth, Scotland and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Basra Memorial. Panel 5 and 61.
BURGON John
Private S/6442. 11th Battalion, Argyll and Southerland Highlanders. Killed in action 27th September 1915, aged 26 years. Son of Henry and Ann Burgon of 67 Low Greens, Berwick, Northumberland. Brother of Henry Burgon. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Loos Memorial. Panel 125 to 127.
BURGON John
Private 13916. 2nd Battalion, Scots Guards. Killed in action 25th September 1916. Born Eyemouth, Scotland and enlisted Hull, Yorks. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 7D.
BURN Robert
Private 7133. 2nd Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Died of wounds home 19th August 1916, aged 37 years. Son of John and Elizabeth Burn of Spittal, Northumberland. Born Spittal, enlisted Berwick and resident Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Plymouth (Weston Mill) Cemetery. Mil. Con. C.3624.
BURNS Benjamin L
Private 11920. 2nd Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 6th May 1915. Born, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 22.
BURNS Christopher
Lance Corporal 203088. 4th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 26th October 1917. Born Berwick and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial. Panel 19 to 23 and 162.
BURNS J
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial. Possibly John Burns. Private 26/779. 26th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 1st July 1916. Born and enlisted Newcastle on Tyne, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 10B, 11B, 12B.
BURNS James
Private 21106. 1st Battalion, Kings Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 1st July 1916. Born Berwick, enlisted Newcastle on Tyne, Northumberland and resident Gateshead, Durham. Commemorated Knightsbridge Cemetery, Mesnil-Martinsart. G.5.
BURTON Gilbert
Private 420600. 16th Battalion, Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment). Died 13th June 1916, aged 26 years. Son of John and Jane Burton of 43 Main Street, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 24-26-28-30.
BUTLER James
Lance Corporal 2208. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 15th September 1916, aged 42 Years. Son of Thomas and Ann Butler of 9 Weatherly Square, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Roxburgh, Scotland and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 10B, 11B, 12B.
CAIRENS Alexander Wilson
Bombardier 444. 72nd Regiment Siege Battery, South African Heavy Artillery. Died 8th June 1916, aged 29 years. Son of Robert Cairens of Berwick, Northumberland. Husband of Edith Cairens of Cape Town, South Africa. Commemorated Etaples Military Cemetery. V.E.8A.
CALDER Alexander
Signal Boy J/41290. HMS ‘Invincible’, Royal Navy. Died 31st May 1916. Commemorated Plymouth Naval Memorial. 13.
CAMPBELL Francis
Private 6137. 1st Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 12th December 1914, aged 37 years. Son of John and Margaret of Berwick, Northumberland. Husband of Hannah Campbell of 16 Charlotte Street, Newcastle on Tyne, Northumberland. Served in South African Campaign. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 8 and 12.
CARRUTHERS Murdo Stewart
Private 220145. 6th Battalion, Queen’s Own Cameron Highlanders, formerly 4122 Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders. Killed in action 29th August 1917. Son of Mrs Annabella Carruthers of 55 Underwood Road, Paisley, Scotland. Born Lochmaben, enlisted and resident Paisley, Scotland. Commemorated Dochy Farm New British Cemetery. II.A.8.
CARTER G R
Kings Own Scottish Borderers on memorial. Possibly George Richard Carter. Company Sergeant Major 6443. C Company, 2nd Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 30th July 1916, aged 36 years. Son of John William and Emily Carter of Lewisham, London. Husband of Nora Ethel Carter of 10 Park Avenue, Carnoustie, Scotland. Born Glasgow, enlisted Maryhill and resident Glasgow, Scotland. Commemorated Delville Wood Cemetery, Longueval. XXXI.D.3.
CARVELL T
Royal Field Artillery on memorial. Possibly Thomas Carvell. Driver 43651. 20th Division Ammunition Column, Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action 24th April 1918, aged 28 years. Husband of F A Carvell of 13 Livonia Street, Oxford Street, London. Born Westminster and enlisted Cockspur Street, London. Commemorated Adelaide Cemetery, Bretonneux. II.N.4.
CAVANAGH J
R F R on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
CLARK Thomas H
Private 40479. 9th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles), formerly 3172 Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). Killed in action 23rd March 1918, aged 26 years. Son of William Clark. Born Jarrow, Northumberland, enlisted Edinburgh, Scotland and resident Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Grand-Seraucourt British Cemetery. III.H.5.
CLAZIE Arthur
Private 8214. 4th Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action Egypt 19th April 1917, aged 22 years. Son of Mrs Agnes Clazie of Ladykirk Shiels, Coldstream, Scotland. Born Whitsome, enlisted Duns and resident Chirnside, Scotland. Commemorate Gaza War Cemetery. VII.D.16.
CLEGHORN John
Sergeant 3150. 8th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 16th August 1917, aged 24 years. Husband of Margaret Shaw (formerly Cleghorn) of 42 Low Greens, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Dounes, Perthshire, Scotland and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial. Panel 19 to 23 and 162.
CLEMENTS Robert Cooper
Second Lieutenant. 4th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 8th August 1918, aged 35 years. Son of Robert C and Agnes Clements. Husband of Minnie Clements of 1 Wilsons Terrace, Spittal, Northumberland. Commemorated Outtersteene Communal Cemetery Extension, Bailleul. II.F.28.
COCHRANE Walter
Private 14163. 10th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Killed in action 25th September 1915, aged 42 years. Son of (the late) Walter Cochrane of Railway Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Husband of Margaret Jane Cochrane. Born North Shields and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Loos Memorial. Panel 57 to 59.
COCKBURN Andrew
Sergeant 8376. 1st Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Died home 9th February 1916, aged 29 years. Son of James and Margaret Cockburn of Ness Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Brother of John Simpson Cockburn. Born, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Berwick Cemetery. CA.U.1120.
COCKBURN George Thomas
Private 22038. 7th Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 11th May 1916. Born, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Loos Memorial. Panel 53 to 56.
COCKBURN James
Lance Corporal 20604. 2nd Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 30th July 1916, aged 39 years. Son of (the late) Peter and Margaret Cockburn. Born Berwick, enlisted and resident Newcastle, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 4A and 4D.
COCKBURN John Simpson
Sergeant 12220. 9th Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Died home 14th August 1916, aged 43 years. Son of James and Margaret Cockburn of Ness Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Brother of Andrew Cockburn. Born, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Berwick Cemetery. CA.U.1120.
COCKBURN Mark
Private 50368. 2nd Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 14th September 1914. Born Berwick, Northumberland, enlisted Dumfries, Scotland and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial.
COCKBURN Mark
Private 1582. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 6th February 1916. Born Coldstream, Scotland and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Maple Copse Cemetery. Sp Mem. G.2.
COCKBURN Matthew
Private 37299. D Company, 27th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, formerly 1348 Northern Cycle Corps. Died of wounds 11th April 1917, aged 23 years. Son of James and Annie Cockburn of 67 Middle Street, Spittal, Northumberland. Born Spittal and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension. II.C.26.
CONBOY J
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
COUCHMAN Charles William
Sergeant 10949. 2nd Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Died of wounds 6th October 1917. Husband of E J Couchman of White Horse Inn, Castlegate, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Kingston, Surrey and enlisted Dudlin, Ireland. Commemorated Godewaersvelde British Cemetery. I.N.10.
COULTARD A
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
CRAWFORD George
Private 290256. 11th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action Italy 27th October 1918, aged 24 years. Son of Elizabeth Crawford of 25 Ravensdowne, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Tynemouth and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Tezze British Cemetery. Plot 3. Row D. Grave 14.
CROLL William Lindsay
Private 202247. 4th Battalion, Black Watch (Royal Highlanders). Killed in action 13th November 1916. Born St Boswells, Roxburghshire and enlisted Edzell, Forfarshire, Scotland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 10A.
CROMBIE Thomas Hattle
Lance Corporal 183. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of wounds 23rd June 1915, aged 33 years. Son of (the late) Alexander and Christina Crombie of 97 Low Greens, Berwick, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Boulogne Eastern Cemetery. VIII.B.45.
CROSBIE Thomas E
Private 201501. 1st Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 3rd September 1918. Son of George Crosbie of Berwick, Northumberland. Husband of Lizzie Lees Crosbie of Heatherlie, Selkirk, Scotland. Born, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ploegsteert Memorial. Panel 5.
CROW William Scott
Sapper 86727. 139th Company, Royal Engineers. Died of wounds 9th November 1915. Born North Shields, Northumberland, enlisted Leith and resident Edinburgh, Scotland. Commemorated St Vaast Post Military Cemetery, Richebourg-L’Avoue. II.D.11.
CUMMINGS D
Kings Own Scottish Borderers on memorial. Possibly Donald Cumming. Private 10730. D Company, 1st Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action Dardanelles 6th August 1915, aged 23 years. Son of James and Louisa Cumming of 12 Wilton Crescent, Hawick, Scotland. Born Berwick, Northumberland, enlisted and resident Hawick, Scotland. Commemorated Helles Memorial. Panel 84 to 92 or 220 to 222.
CURRAN W
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial. Possibly William Curran. Private 8993. 1st Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of wounds 25th July 1916. Husband of M A Curran of 7 Richardson Street, Seaton Hirst, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Newcastle, Northumberland. Commemorated Mericourt-L’Abbe Communal Cemetery Extension. II.B.11
Or
William Curran. Sergeant 27/100. 27th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 28th April 1917. Born Bowden Close and enlisted Sunderland, Co Durham. Commemorated Arras Memorial. Bay 2 and 3.
CURRY A
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
DALGLEISH William Joseph
Private 242178. 5th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 26th October 1917, aged 29 years. Son of John Dalgleish. Husband of Elizabeth Forrest Hann (formerly Dalgleish) of Darrell House, Dinnington Colliery, Northumberland. Enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial. Panel 19 to 23 and 162,
DAVIDSON Andrew Pearson
Second Lieutenant. 11th battalion, Gordon Highlanders attached 2nd Battalion. Died 5th September 1916, aged 21 years. Son of (the late) George Andrew and Jane Moffat Pearson Davidson of Crouch End, London. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 15B and 15C.
DAVIDSON John
Private 5132. 2nd Battalion, Kings Own Scottish Borders. Killed in action 14th September 1914, aged 23 years. Son of Frank Davidson. Husband of Robina McDermott (formerly Davidson) of 31 Napier Street, Penicuik, Scotland. Born Berwick, Northumberland, enlisted Dumfries and resident Galashiels, Scotland. Commemorated La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial.
DAVIDSON John William
Private 8415. 1st Battalion, Kings Own Scottish Borders. Killed in action Dardanelles 26th April 1915. Born Hayden Bridge, Co Durham, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Helles Memorial. Panel 84 to 92 or 220 to 222.
DAVIS Patrick
Private 18755. 14th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 25th September 1918. Born Berwick and enlisted Newcastle, Northumberland. Commemorated Rocquigny-Equancourt Road British Cemetery, Manancourt. II.A.13.
[Note: SDGW only has note ‘Alias James Webb’].
DAWSON J
Kings Own Scottish Borders on memorial but unable to identify and no further information currently.
DAWSON James
Sergeant 290260. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of wounds 31st October 1918, aged 25 years. Son of James and Rosanna Douglas Dawson of 51 Low Greens, Berwick, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Berwick Cemetery. BA.C.686.
DAWSON L
Kings Own Scottish Borders on memorial but unable to identify and no further information currently.
DEMEE Henry
Private S/8397. 7th Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders. Killed in action 25th September 1915, aged 29 years. Son of Mrs Barbara Foggoa of 16 High Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Husband of Sarah Demee of 10 Askew Terrace, Tweedmouth, Northumbria. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Loos Memorial. Panel 112 to 115.
DEWAR H
Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment) on memorial but unable to identify and no further information currently.
DICKINSON David Haswell
Private 39185. 2nd Battalion, King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Died of Wounds 17th March 1918, aged 18 years. Son of James and Isabella Dickinson of 35 Pont Street, Ashington, Northumberland. Brother of William Haswell Dickinson. Born Berwick and enlisted Morpeth, Northumberland. Commemorated Dozinghem Military Cemetery. XIV.I.8.
DICKINSON J
Royal Naval Division on memorial but unable to identify and no further information currently.
DICKINSON W
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial but unable to identify and no further information currently.
DICKINSON William Haswell
Lance Corporal 5581. 25th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of Wounds 14th September 1917, aged 22 years. Son of James and Isabella Dickinson of 35 Pont Street, Ashington, Northumberland. Brother of David Haswell Dickinson. Born Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Tincourt New British Cemetery. II.A.1.
DICKSON A
Machine Gun Corps on memorial but unable to identify and no further information currently.
DIXON Samuel
Private 28144. 9th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 5th July 1916, aged 30 years. Brother of Mrs Heston of Berwick, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 10B, 11B, 12B.
DODDS Phillip
Private 390. A Company, 5th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Died of wounds 29th June 1916, aged 18 years. Son of George and Mary Dodds of 31 Woolmarket, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Berwick, Northumberland and enlisted Glasgow, Scotland. Commemorated Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cemetery. II.C.19.
DONALDSON Robert George
Private 73882. 28th Battalion, Canadian Infantry (Saskatchewan Regiment). Born 6th December 1883 and died 6th June 1916. Son of Robert Aitken and Isabella Donaldson of 25 East Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 18-26-28.
DORMER William Chessum
Private 42039. 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment, formerly 43046 Royal Flying Corps. Killed in action 28th July 1918, aged 37 years. Son of George and Mary Ann Dormer of Berwick, Northumberland. Husband of Margueritta V Dormer of 12 St Helens Terrace, Spittal, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Harponville Communal Cemetery Extension. F.23.
DOWENS James Alexander
Second Lieutenant. 4th Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Died 17th October 1918, aged 27 years. Son of Mr and Mrs T Dowens of 8 Ivy Place, Berwick, Northumberland. Husband of Janet Dowens of 5 Clifton Terrace, Portobello, Midlothian, Scotland. Late of Mashonaland Railway Company, Bulawayo, South Africa. Commemorated Dadizeele New British Cemetery. I.A.2.
DRUMMOND J
Kings Own Scottish Borderers on memorial. Possibly John Drummond. Sergeant 10224. 2nd Battalion, Kings Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 3rd September 1916. Born Dundee, enlisted and resident Glasgow, Scotland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 4A and 4D.
DRYDEN Thomas
Private 17/793. 5th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 3rd November 1918, aged 41 years. Son of Mr and Mrs William Dryden. Husband of Elizabeth Dryden of 44 West End, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Tweedmouth, Northumberland and enlisted York, Yorks. Commemorated Tournai Communal Cemetery Allied Extension. IV.N.23.
DRYDEN William E
Driver 60465. 76th Field Company, Royal Engineers. Died 27th February 1919, aged 25 years. Son of John Dryden of 35 West End, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Cologne Southern Cemetery. XII.D.15.
DUMBLE G
Sergeant 11343. 4th Battalion, Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment). Died 7th November 1915. Commemorated St Quentin Cabaret Military Cemetery. I.B.5.
DUMBLE Thomas Weatherburn
Private 267286. 6th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of wounds 6th October 1918, aged 22 years. Son of John and Elizabeth Dumble of 7 Dock Road, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Tweedmouth and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Tweedmouth Cemetery. B.U.242.
DUMBLE William
Private 23401. 2nd Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 3rd September 1916, aged 20 years. Son of William and Isabella Dumble of 65 Middle Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Spittal, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Peronne Road Cemetery, Maricourt. II.D.34.
DUMBLE William
Private 1505. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 15th September 1916. Born Tweedmouth and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 10B, 11B and 12B.
DUNCAN James George
Private S/21484. 2nd Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders. Killed in action 4th October 1917, aged 20 years. Son of George W Duncan of The Gardens, Sanson Seal, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Mornington (Berwickshire?) and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial. Panel 132 to 135 and 162A.
DUNN George Fortune
Private 201499. 5th Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action Egypt 1st November 1917. Born Foulden, Scotland, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Gaza War Cemetery. VII.A.10.
EDGAR D W
Machine Gun Corps on memorial but unable to identify and no further information currently.
EDGAR David William
Sergeant 79397. 31st Battalion, Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment). Born 8th October 1892, died 6th June 1916. Son of Alfred D Edgar. Born Berwick. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 24–28–30.
ELLIOTT George
Rifleman 267816. 7th Battalion, West Yorkshire Regiment. Killed in action 28th July 1917, aged 23 years. Brother of Mrs M A E Richardson of 4 Parliament Close, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Spittal and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Nieuport Memorial.
ELLIOTT J
A I F on memorial but unable to identify and no further information currently.
ELLIOTT Norman
Lance Corporal 58986. 9th Battalion, Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment), formerly 54210 Highland Light Infantry. Killed in action 12th October 1918. Born Tweedmouth, enlisted Berwick and resident Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Philosophe British Cemetery, Mazingarbe. III.G.17.
ERSWELL Charles G
Private 37618. 24th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 9th April 1917. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Bailleul Road East Cemetery, St Laurent-Blangy. I.C.39.
EVANS George Henry
Sergeant 19828. 10th Battalion, Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment). Born Berwick, Northumberland 3rd May 1890, died 20th November 1915. Son of James and Isabella Evans of 7 Ness Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Brother of James Evans. Commemorated Maple Leaf Cemetery. D.8.
EVANS J T
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial but unable to identify and no further information currently.
EVANS James
Lance Corporal 2096. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of wounds 23rd October 1916, aged 20 years. Son of James and Isabella Evans of 7 Ness Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Brother of George Henry Evans. Born Berwick and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Nord). I.F.164.
EWART J
N C B on memorial but unable to identify and no further information currently.
EWART William
Gunner 64523. 93rd Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery. Died of wounds 30th May 1917, aged 21 years. Son of Joseph and Annie Ewart of Bowsden, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Berwick, enlisted Newcastle on Tyne and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery. XII.B.37A.
FARAGHER Thomas
Private 8218. 7/8th Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 9th April 1917, aged 43 years. Husband of Annie Faragher of 10 Wilton Place Hawick, Scotland. Born Laxey, Isle of Man, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Arras Memorial. Bay 6.
FAWCUS James
Private 365394. 4th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 26th October 1917. Enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Poelcapelle British Cemetery. VI.E.9.
FEDDEN Cecil Olcher
Lieutenant. 22nd Punjabis, Indian Army Reserve of Officers, attached Royal Flying Corps. Died 7th January 1918. Husband of Shena Lennox Feddon (nee Fraser) of Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Berwick Cemetery. A.C.132.
FELL Thomas Hope
Corporal 2148. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 26th April 1915, aged 27 years. Son of Charles and Margaret Fell of Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Tweedmouth and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Seaforth Cemetery, Cheddar Villa. A.8 (Headstone D7).
FETTIS William
Private 33071. 7th Battalion, West Yorkshire Regiment, formerly 4650 Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of wounds 16th November 1917. Born Wooler, enlisted Berwick and resident Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Solferino Farm Cemetery. II.A.38.
FINDLAY David Jeffrey
Sapper 66321. 68th Field Company, Royal Engineers. Killed in action Gallipoli 11th August 1915, aged 41 years. Son of William Auld and Penelope Findlay of Irvine, Scotland. Husband of Margaret S Findlay of 1 East Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Kilwinning, Scotland, enlisted Sunderland and resident Seaham Harbour, Co Durham. Commemorated Helles Memorial. Panel 23 to 25 or 325 to 328.
FISACKERLY G
Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
FLANNIGAN Arthur
Flanigan on CWGC. Private 1026. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 16th June 1915, aged 19 years. Son of George and Mary Flanigan of 88 High Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 8 and 12.
FLANNIGAN David
Private 23598. 7/8th Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 23rd July 1918. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Buzancy Military Cemetery. II.A.5.
FORD -----
Royal Navy on memorial (no forename initial given) but unable to identify CWGC and no further information currently.
FORSTER T A
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial. Possibly Thomas Andrew Forster. Corporal 8821. 1st Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 1st November 1914, aged 29 years. Son of (the late) Thomas Forster. Born Gateshead, Co Durham and enlisted Newcastle, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 8 and 12.
FORSYTH James Elliot
Private 352991. 9th Battalion, Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment), formerly 2155 Lothians and Border Horse Yeomanry. Died 18th April 1917, aged 21 years. Son of (the late) Ralph and Annie Forsyth of 1 Seafield Cottages, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Berwick, Northumberland, enlisted Edinburgh, Scotland and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension. II.E.17.
FORSYTH Ralph
Private 1872. 7th Battalion, London Regiment. Died of wounds 3rd October 1915, aged 21 years. Son of (the late) Ralph and Annie Forsyth of Spittal, Northumberland. Born Spittal, Northumberland, enlisted Sun Street and resident Phillip Lane, London. Commemorated Abbeville Communal Cemetery. II.E.18.
FREEMAN Charles
Lance Corporal 9998. 2nd Battalion, Yorkshire Regiment. Killed in action 15th June 1915. Born Sanquhar, Scotland, enlisted Richmond, Yorks and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Le Touret Memorial. Panel 12.
FRYER W
King’s Own Scottish Borderers on memorial. Possibly William Fryer. Private 10502. 2nd Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 10th January 1915. Born Leeds, enlisted Bradford and resident Leeds, Yorks. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 22.
GALBRAITH Alexander Gladston
Private 93758. 53rd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 19th June 1919, aged 18 years. Son of William and Elizabeth Galbraith of 14 East Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Cologne Southern Cemetery. I.A.9.
GEDDES John Charles
Mentioned in Despatches, Croix de Guerre (Belgium). Warrant Officer Class 2 38502. 8th Battalion, King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry, formerly 7916 King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Died of wounds 23rd September 1918, aged 31 years. Son of Peter and Elizabeth Geddes of Berwick, Northumberland. Born Spittal and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Staglieno Cemetery, Genoa. I.B.35.
GEDDES Joseph Hattle
Private S/8413. 2nd Battalion, Black Watch (Royal Highlanders). Died Egypt 20th October 1918, aged 37 years. Eldest son of Peter and Elizabeth Geddes of Scotts Place, Berwick, Northumberland. Husband of Elspeth Douglas Geddes of 52 Grange Street, Grangemouth, Scotland. Born Berwick, Northumberland and enlisted Perth, Scotland. Commemorated Cairo War Memorial Cemetery. O.336.
GEDDES Robert J
Private 9443. 6th Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 5th July 1916. Born, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 4A and 4D.
GIBSON J
NCB on memorial and not understood. Possibly James Gibson. Private 57455. Westmoreland and Cumberland Yeomanry. Died at sea 10th October 1918. Born Coothill (Cootehill, Ireland?), enlisted Berwick, Northumberland and resident Dumfries, Scotland. Commemorated Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton.
Or
John Gibson. Private 37296. 20th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 5th June 1917. Enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Arras Memorial. Bay 2 and 3.
GIBSON Robert Skelly
Private 3084. Australian Army Medical Corps. Died 2nd October 1919. Commemorated South Brisbane Cemetery. Gen 9. 8B. 348F (GRM/4*).
GLADSTON Robert
Gladstone in other records. Private 790472. 47th Battalion, Canadian Infantry (Western Ontario Regiment). Born 13th March 1884, died 1st November 1918. Husband of Esther Gladstone of 2 Cowdrait, Burnmouth, Ayton, Scotland. Born Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Aulnoy Communal Cemetery. A.2.10.
GLADSTONE Adam M
Gladston in other records. Private 248321. 405th Agricultural Company, Labour Corps, formerly 2068 Northumberland Fusiliers. Died home 6th October 1917. Born Berwick, enlisted Alnwick and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Berwick Cemetery. B.U.393.
GLASS D M
Machine Gun Corps on memorial but unable to identify and no further information currently.
GLASS Daniel
Gunner 7694. 13th Company, Royal Garrison Artillery. Died home 19th January 1916, aged 26 years. Son of Mrs E Glass of 45 Church Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Tweedmouth and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Felixstowe New Cemetery. J.7.
GOLD William
Private 21927. 7th Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 11th May 1916, aged 32 years. Son of (the late) James and Agnes Roberson Gold of 8 Walkergate, Berwick, Northumberland. Born, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Loos Memorial. Panel 53 and 56.
GOODALL John
Private 14077. 1st Battalion, Scots Guards. Killed in action 31st July 1917. Born Whittingham, enlisted Berwick and resident Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 11.
GOODFELLOW J
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial. Possibly James Goodfellow. Lance Corporal 1949. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 26th April 1915, aged 31 years. Son of Matthew Burnett and Anne Goodfellow of 6 Bondgate Within, Alnwick, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 8 and 12.
Or
John Goodfellow. Private 34761. 16th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of wounds 14th April 1917, aged 22 years. Son of Mrs J Goodfellow. Enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Nesle Communal Cemetery. B.34.
GRAHAM Mark
Military Medal. Private 21/926. 21st Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 1st July 1916. Born Tweedmouth and enlisted Newcastle on Tyne, Northumberland. Commemorated Oviller Military Cemetery. IV.F.1.
GRAHAME T S
No arm of service noted on memorial and unable to identify and no further information currently.
GRAINGER G L
Royal Engineers on memorial. Possibly George Grainger. Military Medal. Sapper 6595. 69th Field Company, Royal Engineers. Killed in action 13th October 1916. Born North Shields and enlisted Newcastle, Northumberland. Commemorated Longueval Road Cemetery. C.1.
GRAINGER J
L R on memorial but unable to identify and no further information currently.
GRAINGER John Scott
Second Lieutenant. 2nd Battalion, London Regiment. Died 1st July 1916, aged 27 years. Son of Thomas Alexander and Marion Grainger of 122 Main Street, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 9D and 16B.
GRAY G
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial. Possibly George Gray. Lance Corporal 2783. 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of wounds 9th February 1915. Born Rennington, Lancs and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Hazebrouck Communal Cemetery. III.A.29.
GRAY George A
Private 1327. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of wounds 19th September 1915. Born Tweedmouth and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Nord). II.A.34.
GRAY J
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial but unable to identify and no further information currently.
GRAY J
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial but unable to identify and no further information currently.
GRAY T
Private S/5661. 2nd Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders. Killed in action 11th April 1917. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Browns Copse Cemetery, Roeux. I.A.12.
GREEN Robert William
Private 206164. Machine Gun Corps (Heavy Branch). Died 5th June 1916, aged 34 years. Son of (the late) James and Mrs Green of South Moor, Berwick, Northumberland. Husband of E L Green of Eglingham, Northumberland. Born Chatton and enlisted Morpeth, Northumberland. Commemorated Brookwood Cemetery. Q.177667.
GREIG William
Private 10783. 2nd Battalion, Scots Guards. Died 15th March 1917. Born Cockenzie, Scotland, enlisted Berwick and resident Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Bronfay Farm Military Cemetery, Bray-Sur- Somme. II.E.28.
GREIVE Thomas H
Seaman 8925(CH), Royal Naval Reserve. HMS ‘Pembroke’. Died 30th October 1918, aged 26 years. Son of Mr and Mrs John Grieve. Husband of Jemima Ann Grieve of 10 Lees Lane, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Tweedmouth Cemetery. B.U.362.
GREIVE William
Private 291177. 23rd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 20th March 1918, aged 23 years. Son of (the late) Thomas and Jane Ann Grieve of 10 Church Lane, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Tweedmouth and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Arras Memorial. Bay 2 and 3.
GREY Patrick Riddle
Second Lieutenant. 15th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers attached 8th Battalion. Died 26th September 1916. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 10B, 11B, 12B.
GREY William
Private 11451. 5th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 25th March 1918, aged 26 years. Son of George and Annie Grey of 25 Liddle Terrace, Widdrington, husband of Isabella Grey of 21 Weatherly Square, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Widdrington and enlisted Amble, Northumberland. Commemorated Pozieres Memorial. Panel 16 to 18.
HADNUM Harold P
Private 17849. 1st Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 1st July 1916. Son of and of Berwick, Northumberland. Born, enlisted and resident Newcastle on Tyne, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 4A and 4D.
HALL Ralph
Corporal 20087. 12/13th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 4th January 1918, aged 37 years. Son of Matthew and Phyllis Hall of Tweedmouth, husband of Jane Hall of 12 Dock Road, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Tweedmouth and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Heudicourt Communal Cemetery Extension. F.6.
HALL Robert Allan
Corporal 8192. 7/8th Battalion, Kings Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 9th April 1917, aged 36 years. Husband of Mrs A Hall of 3 Narrow Lane, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Falkirk, enlisted Stenhousemuir and resident Grambamston, Scotland. Commemorated Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez. XVII.K.40.
HARRISON Thomas
Lance Sergeant 1770. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 26th April 1915. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 8 and 12.
HARTLEY Thomas
Private 2408. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 26th April 1915. Born Berwick and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Unable to identify CWGC and only known commemoration Tweedmouth and Berwick Memorials.
HARVEY Samuel Gradon
Private S/12322. B Company, 6th Battalion, Queens Own Cameron Highlanders. Killed in action 22nd March 1918, aged 25 years. Son of Samuel Gradon and Jamesina Harvey of 4 Railway Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Berwick, Northumberland, enlisted and resident Edinburgh, Scotland. Commemorated Faubourg D’Amiens Cemetery, Arras. VI.C.6.
HASTIE William
Private S/5345. 1st Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders. Killed in action 28th February 1915. Born Tweedmouth and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Le Touret Military Cemetery, Richbourg-L’Avoue. II.D.9.
HASWELL Thomas Hope
Private 8338. 1st Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Died of wounds 15th January 1918, aged 36 years. Son of David and Jane Haswell of 26 West Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Born, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Etaples Military Cemetery. XXXI.F.26.
HATTLE James Burgon
Seaman 3683/B, Royal Naval Reserve. HMS ‘Macedonia’. Died 1st July 1915, aged 32 years. Son of John and Isabella Hattle of 77 Low Greens, Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Stanley Cemetery, Falkland Islands. E.791.
HAVERY John
Private 2120. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 26th April 1915. Born Berwick and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 8 and 12.
HAY William
Private 201551. 4th Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 17th September 1918, aged 31 years. Son of William and Catherine Hay of 18 Church Street, husband of Agnes W Shiel Nesbitt (formerly Hay) of 16 Church Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Born, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Vis-En-Artois Memorial. Panel 6.
HEATHERINGTON A
Alfred Hetherington on other records. Private 11714. 2nd Battalion, Kings Own Scottish Borderers. Died of wounds 3rd December 1918. Born Morpeth, enlisted Berwick, Northumberland and resident Dunbar, Scotland. Commemorated Vevy (St Martins) Churchyard. 27.
HECKELS Henry Wilson
Heckles on CWGC. Private 2149. 9th Battalion, Durham Light Infantry. Died of wounds 27th May 1915, aged 26 years. Son of Andrew and Phyllis Heckles of Coldstream, Scotland. Born Berwick, Northumberland, enlisted Gateshead and resident Pelaw, Co Durham. Commemorated Wimereux Communal Cemetery. I.I.7A.
HECKELS John Morgan
Private 203082. X Company, 4th Battalion, King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry, formerly 4743 Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of wounds 24th July 1917, aged 35 years. Son of John George and Margaret Heckels of 74 Morris Street, Gateshead, Co Durham. Born Berwick and enlisted Newcastle, Northumberland. Commemorated Adinkerke Churchyard Extension. 803.
HECKELS T W
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
HENDERBY Alexander
Private 202272. 4th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, formerly 1411 Northern Cyclist Battalion. Died 26th October 1917, aged 21 years. Son of Mr and Mrs Alexander Henderby of 14 Chapel Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial. Panel 19 to 23 and 162.
HENDERSON Alexander Murray
Corporal 290345. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 26th October 1917, aged 25 years. Son of (the late) Alexander and Cecelia Henderson of 42 West Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Berwick and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Poelcapelle British Cemetery. Sp Mem. IV.E.7.
HENDERSON James
Private 290347. 4th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 30th June 1917. Born Berwick and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Berwick Cemetery. AA.C.1135.
HENDERSON James Henry
Meritorious Service Medal. Lance Corporal 12906. 3rd Battalion, Coldstream Guards attached GHQ 1st Echelon. Died 9th October 1918, aged 27 years. Born Beadnell and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Montecchio Precalcino Communal Cemetery Extension. Plot 5. Row D. Grave 5.
HENDERSON W
Royal Engineers on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
HENDERSON William Millar
Private 38358. 1st Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Killed in action 14th April 1918, aged 18 years. Son of (the late) John and Elizabeth Henderson. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ploegsteert Memorial. Panel 5.
HERRIOT G A
C C and out of sequence on memorial but unable to identify and no further information currently.
HESLOP J J
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial and unable to identify J J Heslop. Possibly Joseph Heslop. Private 5/3163. 5th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 12th March 1916. Enlisted Walker, Northumberland. Commemorated Railway Dugouts Burial Ground. III.B.8.
HESLOP Thomas
Meritorious Service Medal, Mentioned in Despatches. Regimental Sergeant Major 21742. 50th Battalion, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry), formerly 1899 Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 6th November 1918, aged 27 years. Son of (the late) Thomas and Rachel Agnes Heslop of Thatch House, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Tweedmouth, enlisted Alnwick and resident Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Busigny Communal Cemetery Extension. VIII.A.21.
HESLOP William
Private 29646. 11th Battalion, Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). Killed in action 15th March 1917. Enlisted Berwick and resident Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Faubourg D’Amiens Cemetery, Arras. III.G.15.
HETTLE John Binnie
Lance Corporal 30167. 15th Battalion, Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). Killed in action 30th July 1916. Born Wooler, enlisted Berwick and resident Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 6D and 7D.
HILLS Robert Fish
Private 1096. 15th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action 9th March 1916, aged 30 years. Son of John and Sarah How Hills of Lindisfarne, Spittal, Northumberland. Born Cunhill, Northumberland, enlisted Birmingham, Warwicks and resident Spittal, Northumberland. Commemorated Cabaret- Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez. XVII.H.44.
HODGSON W N
Devonshire Regiment on memorial. Possibly William Noel Hodgson. Military Cross. Lieutenant. 9th Battalion, Devonshire Regiment. Died 1st July 1916, aged 23 years. Son of Rt. Rev Henry Bernard (D.D, 1st Bishop of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich) and Penelope Hodgson (nee Warren) of Churchers College, Petersfield, Hants. Commemorated Devonshire Cemetery, Mametz. A.3.
HOGARTH Walter
Private 1605. Lothians and Borderer Horse Yeomanry. Died Salonika 13th June 1916, aged 25 years. Son of Walter T and Annie Hogarth of Castle View, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Berwick, Northumberland, enlisted Haddington, Scotland and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Salonika (Lembet Road) Military Cemetery. 153.
HOGG George
Private 87. Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regiment). Born 11th March 1888, died 31st October 1917. Son of (the late) Ralph Davidson and Eliza Jane Hogg of 18 Ness Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Oxford Road Cemetery. I.J.4.
HOGG James
Military Medal. Sergeant 34896. 9th Battalion, York and Lancaster Regiment, formerly 6794 King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 2nd October 1916, aged 34 years. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 14A and 14B.
HOPE W
H on memorial. Possibly William Hope. Private 28065. 18th Hussars. Killed in action 28th January 1916, aged 20 years. Born, enlisted and resident Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Quarry Cemetery, Vermelles. B.40.
HORSBURGH J
Royal Navy on memorial. Appears to be James Horsburgh, born c 1885 Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Son of George Horsburgh and resident 1901 Horncliffe, Northumberland. Unable to identify CWGC and no further information currently.
HUDSON J
East Yorkshire Regiment on memorial. Possibly James Hudson. Private 19753. 7th Battalion, East Yorkshire Regiment. Died of wounds 12th July 1916. Born Hull, Yorks, enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland and resident Bradford, Yorks. Commemorated Daours Communal Cemetery Extension. II.C.4.
HUFFAM Harry
Private 2107. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 21st August 1915. Born Kirkaldy, Scotland and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Houplines Communal Cemetery Extension. II.E.32.
HUNTER D
A G S on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
HUNTER J
L on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
HUNTER Joseph Finlayson
Private 29911. 14th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment, formerly 9783 King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Died of wounds 6th July 1918, aged 30 years. Son of (the late) George Hunter of Uddingston, Glasgow, Scotland. Born and enlisted Glasgow, Scotland, resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille. I.D.44.
HUNTER Robert How
Rifleman R/19484. 21st Battalion, King’s Royal Rifle Corps. Killed in action 17th September 1916. Born Milfield, Northumberland, enlisted Grays, Essex and resident Milfield, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 13A and 13B.
HUNTER William
Lance Corporal 1202. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 1st October 1915, aged 21 years. Son of James R and Elizabeth Hunter of 31 Blakewell Road, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Houplines Communal Cemetery Extension. II.F.7.
HUNTLEY James
Huntly on CWGC. Sergeant 98. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 26th April 1915, aged 23 years. Son of Mrs Margaret Huntly of 9 Violet Terrace, Berwick, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 8 and 12.
HUSH Alexander
Private 9322. C Company, 2nd Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 18th April 1915, aged 29 years. Son of Mrs Ann Hush of 14 Chapel Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Born, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 22.
HUSH J
Seaforth Highlanders on memorial but unable to identify. Possibly John Hush. Private 8432. B Company, 1st Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action Dardanelles 4th June 1915, aged 36 years. Husband of Margaret Hush of 108 Queensberry, Dumfries, Scotland. Born Berwick, Northumberland, enlisted and resident Dumfries, Scotland. Served in South African War. Commemorated Helles Memorial. Panel 84 to 92 or 220 to 222.
HUSH John
Private 8432. B Company, 1st Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action Dardanelles 4th June 1915, aged 36 years. Husband of Margaret Hush of 108 Queensberry Street, Dumfries, Scotland. Served in South African War. Born Berwick, Northumberland, enlisted and resident Dumfries, Scotland. Commemorated Helles Memorial. Panel 84 to 92 or 220 to 222.
HYNES James
Private S/1695. 2nd Battalion, Gordon Highlanders. Killed in action 3rd June 1915, aged 38 years. Son of Margaret Hynes of Brockholes, Grantshouse, Berwickshire, Scotland. Born Berwick, Northumberland and enlisted Hawick, Scotland. Commemorated Le Touret Memorial. Panel 39 to 41.
HYNES John
Private 3190. 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 24th May 1915. Born Tweedmouth and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 8 and 12.
JAMESON A W
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
JEFFERSON Philip
Private 202622. D Company, 2nd Battalion, Durham Light Infantry. Killed in action 22nd March 1918, aged 34 years. Son of Matthew Jefferson of Alnmouth, Northumberland. Husband of Margaret Brown Jefferson of Ravensdowne House, Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Arras Memorial. Bay 8.
JEFFREY James
Private 2052. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 26th April 1915, aged 28 years. Son of Peter and Janet Jeffrey of 92 Castlegate, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Berwick and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 8 and 12.
JOHNSON Charles Borthwick
Private 22/430. 22nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 1st July 1916. Born Berwick and enlisted Newcastle on Tyne, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 10B, 11B, 12B.
JOHNSON John
Sergeant 438949. 52nd Battalion, Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment). Born 11th January 1877, died 3rd June 1916. Son of (the late) Henry and Elizabeth Johnson, Husband of Catherine Wonnacott (Formerly Johnson) of Van Horne Street, Dryden, Canada. Born Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Lijssenthoek Military cemetery. VII.B.7.
JOHNSON John
Private 85491. 8th Battalion, Durham Light Infantry. Died 31st July 1918, aged 21 years. Son of Abraham and Priscilla Johnson of 10 Kiln Hill, Main Street, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Berwick, enlisted Berwick and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Soissons Memorial.
JOHNSTON J A
Royal Engineers on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
JOHNSTON James
Private 29530. 7/8th Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Died of wounds 13th April 1917, aged 37 years. Son of Mr and Mrs T Johnston of Cornhill, husband of Agnes Johnston of 2 Station Cottages, Cornhill, Northumberland. Born Cornhill, Northumberland, enlisted Galashiels, Scotland and resident Cornhill, Northumberland. Commemorated Feuchy Chapel British Cemetery, Wancourt. II.G.17.
JOHNSTON T M
Highland Light Infantry on memorial but appears to be T M Johnston (forenames unknown). Private 3221. 5th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Died 27th December 1916. Commemorated Berwick Cemetery. BA.U.664.
JONES Leon Stanley Trevor
Sergeant 1384. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 26th April 1915, aged 25 years. Nephew of Mrs E W Memmott of 55 Meersbrook Road, Sheffield, Yorks. Born Kings Lynn, Norfolk and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 8 and 12.
KEIR John W
Private 21811. 15th Battalion, Highland Light Infantry. Killed in action 15th July 1917, aged 19 years. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Nieuport Memorial.
KINCAID John
Lance Corporal 11218. 1st Battalion, Coldstream Guards. Killed in action between 21st and 22nd December 1914, aged 24 years. Son of (the late) Alex and Annie Kincaid. Was Bank Clerk. Born Berwick, Northumberland, enlisted London and resident Morpeth, Northumberland. Commemorated Le Touret Memorial. Panel 2 and 3.
KINCAID R
C C on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
KING Richard
Lance Corporal 375132. 2/10th Battalion, Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). Killed in action 25th April 1918, aged 26 years. Husband of Peterina King of 7 Parliament Close, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Bo’ness, Scotland, resident Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery. XXVIII.C.15.
KINLEYSIDE Harry Smith
Private 9202. 8th Battalion, Black Watch (Royal Highlanders). Killed in action 22nd March 1918, aged 32 years. Son of Mrs Dorothy Kinsleyside of 30 Learmouth Grove, Edinburgh, Scotland. Born Berwick, Northumberland and enlisted St Paul’s Churchyard, London. Commemorated Pozieres Memorial. Panel 49 and 50.
KIRK Alexander
Private 46151. 13th Battalion, Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). Killed in action 22nd August 1917. Born Buttle, Scotland, enlisted Berwick, Northumberland and resident Dalbeatie, Scotland. Commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial. Panel 11 to 14 and 162.
KNOWLES John
Private 16882. 2nd Battalion, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders. Died of wounds 12th May 1917, aged 38 years. Husband of Ellen Knowles of 198 Main Street, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Enlisted Berwick and resident Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Warlincourt Halte British Cemetery, Saulty. X.H.8.
KNOX Ralph
Private 9748. 1st Battalion, Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). Killed in action 14th May 1915, aged 37 years. Son of Ralph and Bella Knox of Walkergate, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Berwick, Northumberland, enlisted Edinburgh, Scotland and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Sanctuary Wood Cemetery. II.G.28.
LAIDLAW Thomas
Rifleman 371400. 8th Battalion, London Regiment. Killed in action 20th September 1917, aged 35 years. Son of (the late) William and Isabella Laidlaw of Island Street, Galashiels, Scotland. Husband of Marion Laidlaw of ‘West Linton’, Ramsay Road, Waitara, Sydney, Australia. Late of Berwick, Northumberland. Enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Tyne Cot Cemetery. X.H.11.
LAIDLER Henry
Private 5660. 1st Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders. Killed in action 9th May 1915, aged 25 years. Son of John Bell and Elizabeth Laidler of 16 Station Cottages, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Darlington, Durham and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Le Touret Memorial. Panel 38 to 39.
LAIDLER William
Private S/8339. 9th Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders. Killed in action 14th July 1916. Born Tweedmouth, Northumberland and enlisted Fort George, Scotland. Commemorated Dantzig Alley British Cemetery, Mametz. VII.W.4.
LAMB Peter
Leading Signalman 22244. HMS ‘Victory’, Royal Navy. Died 1st June 1916. Commemorated Tweedmouth Cemetery. A.U.39.
LANDELLS J
Royal Scots on memorial but unable to identify. Possibly John Landells. Gunner 104211, Royal Field Artillery transferred to Private 660685, Labour Corps. Died home 24th October 1918, aged 26 years. Son of Mr and Mrs Landells of Berwick, Northumberland. Husband of Mabel Taylor (formerly Landells, nee Down). Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Edinburgh Easter Cemetery. D.704.
LAUDER John
Private 6631. C Company, 2nd Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 23rd April 1915, aged 19 years. Son of Mrs Rose Lauder of 1 Big Jacks Close, Canongate, Edinburgh, Scotland. Born Tweedmouth, Northumberland, enlisted and resident Edinburgh, Scotland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 22.
LEDDY Robert Graham Lew
Lance Corporal 948. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of wounds 28th May 1915, aged 22 years. Son of (the late) Hugh and Agnes Leddy of Berwick, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Boulogne Eastern Cemetery. VIII.A.52.
LEIPER William Thompson
Private 30782. 13th Battalion, Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). Killed in action 4th September 1916, aged 19 years. Son of Elizabeth Leiper of 17 Rein Hill, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Kilnhill and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Adanac Military Cemetery, Miramont. V.K.25.
LEITCH William R
Private 8536. 1st Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action Dardanelles 4th June 1915, aged 33 years. Son of James and Margaret Leitch of 23 Holland Street, Glasgow, Scotland. Husband of Elizabeth Leitch of 35 West Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Glasgow, Scotland, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Helles Memorial. Panel 84 to 92 or 220 to 222.
LEWIS W
Royal Highlanders on memorial. Possibly Walter Lewis. Private S/10157. 1st Battalion, Black Watch (Royal Highlanders). Killed in action 13th October 1915. Born and enlisted Edinburgh, Scotland. Commemorated Loos Memorial. Panel 78 to 83.
LIDDELL W
Royal Scots on memorial. Possibly William Stewart Liddell. Private 39612. 12th Battalion, Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment), formerly S/13408 Black Watch (Royal Highlanders). Killed in action 10th May 1917, aged 23 years. Son of Robert and Mary Stewart Liddell of Margaret Cottages, Blackburn, Scotland. Born Blackburn, enlisted Bathgate and resident Blackburn, Scotland. Commemorated Faubourg D’Amiens Cemetery, Arras. V.D.30.
LINDSAY William
Sergeant 644. 5th Dragoon Guards. Killed in action 13th May 1915. Born Berwick, enlisted Newcastle and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 5.
LITTLE James Ellison
Private 266925. C Company, 4th Battalion, Gordon Highlanders. Died of wounds 17th September 1917, aged 20 years. Son of (the late) George Little and Sarah Hume (formerly Little) of 22 Summerfield Place, Leith, Scotland. Born Berwick, Northumberland and enlisted Leith, Scotland. Commemorated Dozinghem Military Cemetery. VI.D.20.
LOCKHART Archibald William
Lance Corporal 290524. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 14th November 1916, aged 23 years. Son of Thomas and Elizabeth Lockhart of 112 Pont Street, Hirst, Ashington, Northumberland. Born Berwick and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Warlencourt British Cemetery. VIII.F.35.
LOGAN Thomas William
Private 270777. 20th Hussars. Killed in action 23rd March 1918, aged 24 years. Son of George and Eleanor Logan of 14 Station Cottages, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Tweedmouth, enlisted Newcastle and resident Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Pozieres Memorial. Panel 6.
LOUGH J
Seaforth Highlanders on memorial. One only found. Possibly James Lough. Lance Corporal 285034. 6th Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders. Killed in action 31st August 1918, aged 35 years. So of Peter and Mary Lough. Husband of Mary Munro McKechnie (formerly Lough) of 36 Wellfield Street, Springburn, Glasgow, Scotland. Enlisted Stirling, Scotland. Commemorated Browns Copse Cemetery, Roeux. VIII.E.3.
LOWE Thomas William
Private 11850. 3rd Battalion, Coldstream Guards. Killed in action 13th October 1915. Born Spittal, enlisted Berwick and resident Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Loos Memorial. Panel 7 and 8.
LUDLOW George Rowland
Sergeant 10535. B Company, 2nd Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 13th October 1914, aged 26 years. Son of Benjamin Paul and Elizabeth Ludlow of 370 Moseley Road, Birmingham, Warwicks. Husband of I Turnbull (formerly Ludlow) of 42 Osborne Road, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Camberwell, Surrey, enlisted Stratford, Essex and resident Tottenham, Mdx. Commemorated Le Touret Memorial. Panel 15.
LYALL Alexander
Private PO/638(S), Royal Marine Light Infantry. 2nd Royal Marine Battalion, Royal Naval Division. Died 17th February 1917. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 1A.
LYALL James Kennedy
Private 3500. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 2nd February 1916, aged 21 years. Son of Ralph and Margaret Lyall of 39 West Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Maple Copse Cemetery. Sp Mem C.19.
LYALL John
Private 8171. 2nd Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 23rd April 1915. Born, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 22.
LYALL Ralph
Private 10027. 1st Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 28th January 1917. Born Berwick, Northumberland, enlisted and resident Glasgow, Scotland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 4A and 4D.
LYON W
Royal Naval Division on memorial but not positively identified. Possibly W Lyons. Able Seaman WalesZ/320, Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve. Hawke Battalion, Royal Naval Division. Died 22nd December 1917. Commemorated Fifteen Ravine British Cemetery, Villers-Plouich. VII.G.4.
M’CALL A
Andrew McCall on both CWGC/SDGW. Private 7465. 1st Battalion, Scots Guards. Killed in action 11th November 1914, aged 29 years. Brother of Mr C McCall of 22 Knowe Head, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Newcastle, Northumberland, enlisted Glasgow, Scotland and resident Newcastle, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 11.
MacLEOD G
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial. Possibly George MacLeod. Sergeant 290396. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 26th October 1917, aged 33 years. Son of (the late) James and Mrs D MacLeod of 1 Mill Road, Portee, Isle of Skye. Born Portee, Isle of Skye and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial. Panel 19 to 23 and 162.
Or
George McLeod. Private 8831. 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 15th February 1915. Born and enlisted Newcastle, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 8 and 12.
MacNAB Alexander
Sergeant 1244. G Company, 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 15th September 1916, aged 22 years. Son of James and Ann MacNab of Station House, Beal, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 10B, 11B, 12B.
MAKINS Stanley
Private 290841. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 20th September 1917, aged 27 years. Son of Mrs Catherine Makins of 67 Blakewell Road, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Arras Memorial. Bay 2 and 3.
MANTON Robert Henry
Lance Corporal 5014. 16th (Queens) Lancers. Killed in action 23rd March 1918. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Pozieres Memorial. Panel 5.
MARSH William John
Private 34678. 22nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 16th October 1917, aged 34 years. Husband of Mary Marsh of 35 Chapel Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Berwick and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial. Panel 19 to 25 and 162.
MARSHALL Alexander
Lance Corporal 130017. 72nd Battalion, Canadian Infantry (British Columbia Regiment). Died 14th November 1916, aged 33 years. Son of (the late) William James and Margaret Marshall of Northumberland Avenue, Berwick, Northumberland. Husband of Nan Johnson Marshall of 7-1407 Robson Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Commemorated Vimy Memorial.
MARSHALL J
Lieutenant. Royal Army Medical Corps. Died 15th April 1917, aged 29 years. Son of (the late) Robert and Agnes Marshall of Tweedmouth Farm, Berwick, Northumberland. Educated Berwick Grammar School. M.B. Ch.B (Edinburgh University). Commemorated Mikra Memorial.
MARSHALL Walter
Private 1975. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 1st May 1915, aged 23 years. Son of (the late) George and Agnes P Marshall of Tweedside House, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Tweedmouth and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 8 and 12.
MARSTON H
Machine Gun Corps on memorial but no H Marston identified in MGC. Possibly Harold Marston. Private 1575. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 26th April 1915. Born Barrow in Furness, Lancs and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 8 and 12.
MATHER W J
Royal Scots on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
MATTHEWS W J
Royal Highlanders on memorial but no W J Matthews identified in RH. Possibly William Johnson Matthew. Sergeant 39524. 11th Battalion, Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). Killed in action 9th April 1917. Born Barrow in Furness, Lancs, enlisted Berwick, Northumberland and resident Barrow in Furness, Lancs. Commemorated Bailleul Road West Cemetery, St Laurent-Blangy. B.32.
McCREATH Andrew Berghans
Albert Medal. Lieutenant. 2/7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, attached 5th Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Died 11th December 1917, aged 29 years. Son of Henry Gourlay and Agnes Isabella McCreath of 1 Wellington Terrace, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Norham, Northumberland. Commemorated Cairo War Memorial Cemetery. O.62.
McDOUGALL Robert
Bombardier 45397. 54th Battery, 39th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Died of wounds 10th September 1915, aged 27 years. Son of (the late) Thomas and Mary McDougall. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Bully-Grenay Communal Cemetery, French Extension. A.18.
McDOUGALL Thomas
Private 24449. 10th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of wounds 1st January 1916, aged 24 years. Son of (the late) Thomas and Mary Jane McDougall of Berwick, Northumberland. Born Berwick and enlisted Blyth, Northumberland. Commemorated Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Nord). II.C.16.
McFARLANE Joseph
Private 33818. 7th Battalion, North Staffordshire Regiment, formerly 416 Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action South Russia 26th August 1918, aged 31 years. Son of Mr and Mrs Joseph McFarlane. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Tehran Memorial. Panel 4. Column 2.
McFEETERS John
Driver 149. 39th Battery, 19th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Died Greece 12th October 1918, aged 32 years. Son of John and Catherine McFeeters of 23 Low Greens, Berwick, Northumberland. Enlisted Edinburgh, Scotland and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Karasouli Military Cemetery. C.612.
McGREGOR William
Private 8540. 1st Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action Dardenelles 4th June 1915, aged 35 years. Husband of Margaret McGregor of 35 West Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Born, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Helles Memorial. Panel 84 to 92 or 220 to 222.
McLEMAN James
Private 7/2133. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 27th March 1916, aged 21 years. Son of William and Margaret McLeman of 109 Douglass Terrace, Newcastle, Northumberland. Born Berwick and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Railway Dugouts Burial Ground. III.E.2.
McLEOD William
Lance Corporal 1443. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 26th April 1915, aged 21 years. Son of (the late) William and Helen McLeod of Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Berwick and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres Reservoir Cemetery. VI.F.4.
McMECHAN James W
Sergeant 9560. 2nd Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Died of wounds 15th September 1914. Born Barony, enlisted and resident Glasgow, Scotland. Commemorated Cologne Southern Cemetery. XI.D.14.
McVEIGH John
Corporal 1325. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 5th July 1915, aged 19 years. Son of John and Frances McVeigh of 12 Foundry Cottages, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Tweedmouth and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated St Quentin Cabaret Military Cemetery. I.E.11.
MENIN James
Private 161746. 32nd Battalion, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Killed in action 9th November 1918, aged 19 years. Son of John and Fanny Menin of 26 Osborne Road, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Tweedmouth, enlisted Berwick and resident Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Maubeuge-Centre Cemetery. D.66.
MESTON Thomas
Seaman 3408B, Royal Naval Reserve. MFA ‘Eleanor’. Died 12th February 1918, aged 33 years. Husband of Annie Meston of 6 Chapel Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Chatham Naval Memorial. 30.
MIDDLEMISS James Gradon
Private 143. 4th Battalion, South African Infantry. Died 19th July 1916, aged 39 years. Husband of Bridget Middlemiss of 18 Woolmarket, Berwick, Northumberland. Served in South African Campaign and German South West Africa. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 4C.
MILLAR William
Private 9489. 1st Battalion, Kings Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action Dardanelles 4th June 1915, aged 29 years. Son of (the late) John and Jessie Millar. Born Tweedmouth, enlisted Berwick and resident Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Helles Memorial. Panel 84 to 92 or 220 to 222.
MILLER Alexander Lorimer
Lieutenant. 10th Battalion, Australian Infantry, AIF. Died 8th May 1917, aged 26 years. Son of Alexander Lorimer and Jane H Miller. Husband of E I Miller of14 Holden Street, Kensington Park, South Australia. Born Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Grevillers British Cemetery. IV.D.13.
MITCHELL R
West Riding Regiment on memorial. Possibly Robert Mitchell. Private 6761. 4th Battalion, West Riding Regiment. Killed in action 17th September 1916. Enlisted Alnwick and resident Scremerston, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 6A and 6B.
MORRISON J H
Forenames unknown. Shoeing Smith 7443. 14th Hussars. Died 23rd February 1920, aged 28 years. Son of Ralph and Mary Morrison of 19 Weatherly Square, Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Berwick Cemetery. C.C.429.
MORRISON Thomas William
Able Seaman J/20256, Royal Navy. HMS ‘Queen Mary’. Died 31st May 1916, aged 19 years. Son of Ralph Allan and Mary Morrison of 19 Weatherly Square, Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Portsmouth Naval Memorial. 13.
MORTON Henry
Deck Hand 2957/SD, Royal Naval Reserve. HM Trawler ‘Gambri’. Died 18th January 1918, aged 23 years. Son of Henry and Margaret Morton. Husband of Isabella Morton of 71 Low Greens, Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Chatham Naval Memorial. 31.
MOVIN E
King’s Own Scottish Borderers on memorial but not found. Possible mistake and should read E Morrin? Edward Morrin. Sergeant 7189. 6th Battalion, Kings Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 8th July 1916. Born and enlisted Pendleton, Lancs, resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 4A and 4D.
MUIR R
Forename unknown. Airman 1st Class 28025. 14 Squadron, Royal Flying Corps and 302nd Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Died 21st December 1917, aged 21 years. Son of Mr and Mrs Muir of 56 West Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Jerusalem War Cemetery. S.19.
MURRAY A G
Machine Gun Corps on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
MURRAY Archibald
Sergeant 9883. C Company, 2nd Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 30th July 1916, aged 28 years. Son of Neil Murray. Husband of Margaret Walsh Murray of 9 Silver Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Born, enlisted and resident Greenock, Scotland. Commemorated Delville Wood Cemetery, Longueval. XXX.D.8.
MURRAY George
Private 315465. 6th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of wounds 17th December 1917, aged 27 years. Son of George and Christina Murray of 143 Cragside Terrace, Blyth, Northumberland. Born Berwick and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery. XXVII.DD.21.
MUSGRAVE R G
Scottish Rifles on memorial. Possibly Ralph Musgrave. Lance Corporal 17025. 10th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Killed in action 25th September 1915, aged 38 years. Husband of Laura A Musgrave of 72 Brunswick Street, Edinburgh, Scotland. Born Sunderland, Co Durham and enlisted Glasgow, Scotland. Commemorated Loos Memorial. Panel 57 to 59.
MUSGRAVE W
King’s Own Scottish Borderers on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
NEILD Thomas
Private 40706. 12th Battalion, Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). Died of wounds 10th May 1917, aged 36 years. Son of Mrs Annie Neild. Husband of E Neild of 23 Grove Hall Drive, Dewsbury Road, Leeds, Yorks. Born Manchester, Lancs and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Etaples Military Cemetery. XVIII.L.13A.
NEILSON Thomas
Private 38735. 13th Battalion, Royal Scots Lothian Regiment). Died of wounds 30th April 1917, aged 25 years. Son of Mr and Mrs George Neilson of 52 Main Street, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Tweedmouth, enlisted Berwick and resident Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Duisans British Cemetery, Etrun. II.O.19.
NELSON William E
Private 142224. 21st Battalion, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry), formerly 204199 Yorkshire Regiment. Killed in action 24th March 1918. Born Tweedmouth, Northumberland and enlisted Coldstream, Scotland. Commemorated Pozieres Memorial. Panel 90 to 93.
NEWBOULD H F J
Captain. 6th Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Died 2nd August 1915. Commemorated Le Touret Military Cemetery, Richebourg-L’Avoue. II.C.22.
NEWTON A
No arm of service noted. Possibly Arthur Newton. Company Sergeant Major 2910. Humber Defences, Royal Garrison Artillery. Died home 10th August 1915. Husband of N C Newton of 49 Queen Elizabeth Street, Bermondsey, London. Born Tynemouth, enlisted Berwick and resident Newcastle, Northumberland. Commemorated Hull Western Cemetery. 536.51740.
NEWTON Isaac Septimus
Private 16114. 1st Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 26th March 1917, aged 38 years. Husband of Margaret Newton of Low Greens, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Bishop Auckland, enlisted and resident West Hartlepool, Co Durham. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 4A and 4D.
NICHOLSON R B
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial. Possibly Robert Brooks Nicholson. Corporal 6179. Depot, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 1st May 1916, aged 36 years. Son of (the late) Charles and Jane D Nicholson of 2 Grahamsby Street, Gateshead, Co Durham. Commemorated Gateshead East Cemetery. E.3112.
NICHOLSON Thomas Edward
Lieutenant. 25th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 1st July 1916. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 10B, 11B, 12B.
NOBLE Alexander
Lance Corporal 2108. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 26th April 1915. Born Berwick and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 8 and 12.
NOBLE Charles Norman
Sergeant 35287. 10th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of wounds 10th June 1917, aged 24 years. Son of John and Jessie Noble of Spittal, Northumberland. Born Berwick and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery. XIV.G.3.
O’BRIEN James
Seaman 5345/B, Royal Naval Reserve. HMS ‘Macedonia’. Died 10th June 1918, aged 36 years. Son of John and Annie O’Brien of Dumfries, Scotland. Husband of Rose Ann O’Brien of 12 Chapel Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Berwick Cemetery. CA.713.
OAG James
Corporal 19952. 2nd Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 4th October 1917, aged 29 years. Son of James and Margaret Oag of 14 Livingstone Place, Edinburgh, Scotland. Born Thurso, Scotland, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial. Panel 66 to 68.
OLIVER Andrew
Private 41788. 1st Battalion, Norfolk Regiment. Killed in action 2nd September 1918. Born Tweedmouth and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Red Cross Corner Cemetery, Beugny. II.B.15.
OLIVER John
Private 7013. 2nd Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 5th May 1915. Husband of Isabella Sedgwick (formerly Oliver) of 33 Back, Clayton Street, Bedlington Station, Northumberland. Born, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 22.
OLIVER William John
Private 552758. Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regiment). Died 22nd October 1917, aged 37 years. Son of John James and Mary Threw Oliver of Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Nine Elms British Cemetery. VI.D.2.
PALMER John Ormiston
Able Seaman Tyneside/Z/45, Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve. Hawke Battalion, Royal Naval Division. Died 26th November 1915, aged 21 years. Son of John and Agnes Palmer of South Doddington, Northumberland. Born Langham Toll (county unspecified). Commemorated Chatham Naval Memorial 15.
PALMER John Thomas
Private 1085. 2nd Battalion, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders. Killed in action 15th June 1916. Born Wooler, Northumberland, enlisted Glencorse, Scotland and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Flatiron Copse Cemetery, Mametz. IV.B.5.
PATTERSON George
Corporal 1023. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 12th June 1915, aged 19 years. Son of George and Alice Patterson of 73 Low Greens, Berwick, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 8 and 12.
PATTERSON George
Private 42912. 10th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles), formerly 22647 King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 23rd July 1918, aged 23 years. Son of Mrs Margaret Patterson of 7 Princes Street, Spittal, Northumberland. Enlisted Berwick and resident Spittal, Northumberland. Commemorated Soissons Memorial.
PATTERSON Prideaux
Private 20253. 2nd Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Died of wounds 5th October 1917, aged 25 years. Son of Robert and Elizabeth Patterson of Spittal, Northumberland. Born, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Godewaersvelde British Cemetery. IV.A.7.
PATTERSON William
Private 38272. 22nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 11th January 1917, aged 21 years. Son of William and Sarah Patterson of 25 Ravensdowne, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Edinburgh, Scotland and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ration Farm Military Cemetery, La Chapelle-Darmentieres. V.B.3.
PATTISON William
Private 7450. 1st Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Died 14th May 1917, aged 33 years. Son of Thomas Howe and Mary Pattison of Berwick, Northumberland. Born, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Bois Guilloume Communal Cemetery Extension. A.12A.
PAXTON J S
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial. Possibly Jeremiah Paxton. Private 17012. 11th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 5th October 1916. Born New Brindsley and enlisted Nottingham, Notts. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 10B, 11B, 12B.
PAXTON Peter
Corporal 38273. 22nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 17th October 1917, aged 24 years. Born Tweedmouth and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated La Brique Military Cemetery No:2. I.M.24.
PEARSON Robert
Corporal 10600. 2nd Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 1st November 1914, aged 23 years. Son of Mr and Mrs Elias Pearson of 30 Foul Ford, Berwick, Northumberland. Born, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Le Touret Memorial. Panel 15.
PICKERING H
No arm of service noted on memorial, unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
PIERCY A
King’s Own Scottish Borderers on memorial, but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
PIERCY Andrew
Lance Sergeant 290114. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 31st December 1917, aged 26 years. Son of John and Isabella Piercy of 216 Main Street, Spittal, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial. Panel 19 to 23 and 162.
PIERCY James
Military Medal. Sergeant 290418. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 14th November 1916, aged 22 years. Son of Andrew and Jane Piercy of 77 West End, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Berwick and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 10B, 11B and 12B.
POMFRET Percy
Private 17821. 3rd Battalion, Coldstream Guards. Killed in action 18th January 1918, aged 21 years. Son of Edwin and Lilias Pomfret of Berwick, Northumberland. Born Sunderland, Co Durham and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Arras Memorial. Bay 1.
POOLE Harry
Private 13569. 1st Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 17th December 1915. Born, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Twelve Trees Copse Cemetery. II.E.16.
POOLE Thomas Luke
Private 8947. 2nd Battalion, Scots Guards. Killed in action 26th October 1914, aged 19 years. Son of John C and E W Poole of 78 West Street, Leeds, Yorks. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 11.
PRINGLE Frank Lough
Corporal 2051. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 15th September 1916, aged 25 years. Son of (the late) Mr and Mrs John Pringle of 20 Hide Hill, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Berwick and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 10B, 11B and 12B.
PROUDLOCK William James
Private 20005. Depot, Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). Died of wounds home 23rd July 1916, aged 22 years. Son of Robert John Proudlock of 24 Main Road, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Scremerston, Northumberland and enlisted Edinburgh, Scotland. Commemorated Ayton Parish Churchyard.
PURDOM Arthur Eugene Moloney
Private 34730. 2nd Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Died of wounds 13th September 1918, aged 19 years. Son of Robert and Emma Purdom of ‘Blinkbonny’, Tudor Hill, Sutton Coldfield, Warwicks. Born Northampton, Northants, enlisted Birmingham and resident Sutton Coldfield, Warwicks. Commemorated Sunken Road Cemetery, Boisleux-St Marc. II.A.15.
PURVES Isaac
Lance Corporal 5032. 16th Lancers. Died of wounds 8th June 1917, aged 38 years. Son of Isaac and Jane Purves of 58 Church Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Berwick, Northumberland and enlisted Edinburgh, Scotland. Commemorated Tincourt New British Cemetery. X.B.23.
RAND Frank
Corporal 17348. 11th Battalion, Border Regiment. Killed in action 1st July 1916. Born Bluie, Hants, enlisted Kendal, Westmorland and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Bouzincourt Communal Cemetery Extension. IV.B.2.
RATTRAY Adrian George
Lance Corporal 8967. 2nd Battalion, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders. Killed in action 26th August 1914, aged 25 years. Son of John Clement and Louise Rattray of 43 High Street, Pimlico, London. Born Cairo, Egypt and enlisted London. Commemorated La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial.
REDFERN Joseph Charles
Redfearn on other records. Rifleman R/89. 7th Battalion, King’s Royal Rifle Corps. Died of wounds 21st July 1915. Born Berwick, Northumberland, enlisted Rugby, Warwicks and resident Oxford, Oxfordshire. Commemorated Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery. III.B.1.
REILLY Michael Thomas
Distinguished Conduct Medal. Bombardier 52021. 76th Battery, Royal Field Artillery. Died Asia Minor 3rd August 1916, aged 23 years. Son of Captain Thomas Reilly and Julia Reilly of Oldtown House, Oldtown, Co Dublin, Ireland. Born Gibralter and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Baghdad (North Gate) Cemetery. XXI.F.35.
RENTON John
Lance Corporal 16188. 6th Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 19th July 1916. Born, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 4A and 4D.
RENWICK T M’G
Manchester Regiment on memorial. Possibly Tom Renwick. Private 2401. 6th Battalion, Manchester Regiment. Killed in action Gallipoli 4th June 1915. Born Brooklands, Cheshire, enlisted Manchester, Lancs and resident Hale, Cheshire. Commemorated Helles Memorial. Panel 158 to 170.
RICHARDSON Charles
Company Sergeant Major 8054. 7th Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 25th September 1915, aged 39 years. Husband of Annie Richardson of 28 Church Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Stonehouse, Devon, enlisted Newcastle and resident Ponteland, Northumberland. Commemorated Loos Memorial. Panel 53 to 56.
RICHARDSON G
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial but unable to identify. Possibly George Richardson. Private 23376. 2nd Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 3rd September 1916. Born Berwick, Northumberland, enlisted and resident Islington, Mdx. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 4A and 4D.
RICHARDSON J
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial so Possibly James Scott Richardson. Private 12540. 12th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of wounds 2nd July 1916, aged 20 years. Son of James Gilchrist and Dorothy Richardson of 14 Maud Street, Fulwell, Sunderland. Born Lowick (as CWGC) or Berwick (as SDGW) and enlisted Newcastle, Northumberland. Commemorated Meaulte Military Cemetery. C.2.
RICHARDSON Mark Cockburn
Private 37192. 21st Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 14th September 1916. Enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ration Farm Military Cemetery, La Chapelle-Darmentieres. II.C.13.
RICHARDSON Peter Reginald
Private 2/62297. 9th Battalion, Cheshire Regiment. Killed in action 29th April 1918. Born Berwick, Northumberland and enlisted Stockport, Cheshire. Commemorated Klein-Vierstraat British Cemetery. V.D.5.
RICHARDSON Richard McAllister
Lance Corporal S/9318. C Company, 1st Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders. Killed in action Persian Gulf 7th January 1916, aged 20 years. Son of Mrs Agnes White of West Fishwick, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Ladykirkshields, Scotland and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Basra Memorial. Panel 37 and 64.
RICHARDSON S
Seaforth Highlanders on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
RICHARDSON Samuel Alexander
Lance Sergeant 3707. 1st Battalion, Scots Guards. Died 20th September 1914, aged 34 years. Son of William and Jane Richardson. Husband of Alice Gladys Richardson of 12 Havelock Street, Chalk Farm, London. Born Berwick, enlisted Gateshead and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated City of Paris Cemetery, Bagneux. 19.I.A.7.
RIDLEY Edwin
Rifleman S/11451. 8th Battalion, Rifle Brigade. Killed in action 14th August 1916. Born Gateshead, enlisted West Hartlepool and resident Hebburn, Co Durham. Commemorated Quarry Cemetery, Montauban. II.H.10.
RIDPATH T
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial but appears to be T Ridpath (forename unknown). Private 14394. VIII Corps Cyclists Battalion, Army Cyclist Corps. Died 29th December 1918, aged 29 years. Son of Samuel and Sarah Ridpath of Berwick, Northumberland. Born Mount Pleasant (which unspecified). Commemorated Auberchicourt British Cemetery. I.D.8.
ROBERTS J T
Army Service Corps on memorial. Possibly James Thomas Roberts. Private DM2/096600. Army Service Corps, attached 30th Veterinary Hospital, Army Veterinary Corps. Died at sea 5th May 1917, aged 30 years. Husband of Hannah Roberts of 4 Weston Street, Holt Town, Beswick, Manchester, Lancs. Born, enlisted and resident Manchester, Lancs. Commemorated Doiran Memorial.
ROBERTSON G
Royal Navy on memorial but unable to identify CWGC and no further information currently.
ROBERTSON George Laidler
Private 2082. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 31st May 1915, aged 21 years. Son of Mr and Mrs Robertson of 16 Hide Hill, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Berwick and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 8 and 12.
ROBERTSON John Alexander Tower
Lieutenant. 3rd Battalion, Queen Alexandra’s Own Gurkha Rifles. Lost at sea 30th December 1915 when SS ‘Persia’ was torpedoed, aged 29 years. Only son of Major Alexander Tower Robertson JP.DL.CD of 317th Company, Royal Defence Corps and (the late) Ada Jane Robertson of Tweedmouth House, Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Chatby Memorial.
ROBINSON J
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
ROBINSON R
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
ROBISON Robert Adam Watson
Rifleman C/911. D Company, 16th Battalion, Kings Royal Rifle Corps. Died of wounds 15th July 1916, aged 22 years. Son of Robert and Dorothy E Robison of 3 Fallodon Terrace, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Chathill, Northumberland, enlisted Edinburgh, Scotland and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 13A and 13B.
ROBSON G
Kings Own Scottish Borderers on memorial. Possibly George Robson. Private 43012. 6th Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers, formerly 21230 Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Killed in action 21st October 1916. Born, enlisted and resident Hamilton, Scotland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 4A and 4D.
ROBSON Thomas Laing
Private 34808. 16th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of wounds 11th April 1917. Born Wooler and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Savy British Cemetery. I.F.1.
ROBSON Walter
Private 42979. 17th Battalion, Highland Light Infantry, formerly 30353 King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 2nd December 1917, aged 28 years. Son of Mr and Mrs Robson of 20 Hide Hill, Berwick, Northumberland. Husband of Robina Carr Robson of 22 Drummond Street, Edinburgh, Scotland. Born Berwick, Northumberland, enlisted Crombie and resident Edinburgh, Scotland. Commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial. Panel 131 to 132.
ROBSON William
Corporal 202885. W Company, 1st Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 3rd May 1917, aged 27 years. Son of Isaac and Kezia of Retired Railwaymen’s Cottages, Spittal, Northumberland. Husband of Mary Isabella Robson of 6 Palace Green, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Blyth and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Arras Memorial. Bay 2 and 3.
ROLLO Jack
Sergeant 2890. 10th Australian Light Horse. Died 14th June 1919, aged 32 years. Son of John William and Eleanor Rollo of Burns Street, North Fremonde, Australia. Husband of Eleanor Turnbull Rollo of 32 Edwards Street, Gateshead, Co Durham. Born Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ismaila War Memorial Cemetery. C.33.
ROSS J V
Lothian and Borders Horse Yeomanry on memorial but unable to identify. Possibly John Vicars Ross. Private 140884. 21st Battalion, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry), formerly 37015 East Yorkshire Regiment. Killed in action 24th March 1918. Enlisted Edinburgh and resident Hitchill, Berwick (town or county not specified). Commemorated Pozieres Memorial. Panel 90 to 93.
ROWLEY James
Private 4699. 127th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 3rd July 1916. Born Berwick and enlisted Ashington, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 10B, 11B, 12B.
ROWLEY Michael
Private 16895. C Company, 11th Battalion, Highland Light Infantry. Killed in action 25th September 1915, aged 22 years. Son of William and Mary Ann Rowley of 17 Bell Tower Place, Berwick, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Cambrin Churchyard Extension. J.21.
ROWNTREE R J
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial. Possibly Richard Rowntree. Private 16/1430. 16th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 1st July 1916. Born Gateshead, Co Durham and enlisted Newcastle, Northumberland. Commemorated Lonsdale Cemetery, Authuile. IV.W.7.
RUSSELL William
Lance Sergeant 242488. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 26th October 1917. Enlisted Alnwick. Commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial. Panel 19 to 23 and 162.
RUTHERFORD J
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial. Possibly James Robert Kemp Rutherford. Private 43423. 4th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 27th May 1918. Born Berwick and enlisted Newcastle, Northumberland. Commemorated Soissons Memorial.
Or
John Rutherford. Private 290434. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 15th September 1916. Born Berwick and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 10B, 11B, 12B.
RUTHERFORD William
Corporal 6887. 2nd Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 31st July 1916. Born Berwick, Northumberland, enlisted York, Yorks and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 4A and 4D.
SCOTT George C
Private 42816. 14th Battalion, Highland Light Infantry, formerly 27026 Kings Own Scottish Borderers. Died of wounds 4th October 1917. Born Greenlaw, Scotland, enlisted Berwick, Northumberland and resident Greenlaw, Scotland. Commemorated Rocquigny-Equancourt Road British Cemetery, Manancourt. I.D.26.
SCOTT J
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial. Possibly
John Scott. Private 2079. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 26th April 1915. Born Berwick and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 8 and 12.
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John Scott. Private 37203. 21st Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 19th October 1917. Enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial. Panel 19 to 23 and 162.
SCOTT James
James M Scott on CWGC. Sergeant 12313. 6th Battalion, Kings Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 25th September 1915, aged 41 years. Son of Mr and Mrs Charles Scott of 19 Oliver Crescent, Hawick, Scotland. Husband of Louisa Selina Scott of 15 Kirkbrae, Galashiels, Scotland. Born Hawick, Scotland, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Loos Memorial. Panel 53 to 56.
SCOTT James Hume
Private 37198. 9th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of wounds 18th April 1918, aged 38 years. Husband of Margaret Hume Scott of 58 Church Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Wimereux Communal Cemetery. XI.B.5.
SCOTT John Sheriff
Private 51423. Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regiment). Died 8th May 1915, aged 23 years. Son of Richard and Elizabeth Scott of 7 Church Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Brother of Richard Scott. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 10.
SCOTT Richard
Private 290448. 22nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, formerly 17/1644 Durham Light Infantry. Died of wounds 11th April 1917, aged 20 years. Son of Richard and Elizabeth Scott of 7 Church Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Brother of John Sheriff Scott. Born Kelso, Scotland and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ste Catherine British Cemetery. A.9.
SCOTT Thomas Alexander
Donkeyman, Mercantile Marine. SS ‘Ladaner’ (London). Died 14th April 1918, aged 40 years. Son of (the late) Thomas and Helen Scott of 22 East Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Chathill, Northumberland. Commemorated Tower Hill Memorial.
SCOTT William Frederick
Private 38284. 22nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 9th April 1917, aged 22 years. Husband of Catherine White Hosback (formerly Scott) of 68 Osborne Crescent, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Tweedmouth and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Bailleul Road Eastern Cemetery, St Laurent-Blangy. I.B.21.
SEALS John
Corporal S/8939. B Company, 14th Battalion, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders. Killed in action 24th April 1917, aged 26 years. Son of Joseph W and Sarah H Seals of 77 Marygate, Berwick, Northumberland. Qualified Chemist. Born Kelso, enlisted Edinburgh, Scotland and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 15A and 16D.
SHIELDS George Hilliard
Lieutenant. Gold Coast Regiment, W.A.F.F. Died 3rd February 1917, aged 39 years. Son of Mr and Mrs Stewart Shields. Born Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Dar Es Salaam War Cemetery. 4.D.9.
SHIELL Ralph Dodds
Lance Corporal 37197. 21st Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 10th April 1917, aged 36 years. Son of (the late) John and Helen Dodds Shiell of Raecleughead, Duns, Scotland. Served with Royal Scots Greys in South African Campaign. Born Tweedmouth and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez. XXVII.K.40.
SHORT William Innes
Second Lieutenant. 1st Battalion, Kings Own Scottish Borderers. Died 11th August 1915, aged 31 years. Son of George and (the late) Anne Roland Innes Short of 22 Albert Place, Berwick, Northumberland. Enlisted as Rifleman in Ceylon Planters Rifle Corps. Commemorated Helles Memorial. Panel 84 to 92 or 220 to 222.
SIMM Edward
Private 23400. 7/8th Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 23rd July 1918, aged 25 years. Son of William Simm. Husband of Mary Ann Simm of 11 Chapel Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Born, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Buzancy Military Cemetery. II.A.10.
SIMM P
Royal Naval Reserve on memorial. Possibly Peter Simm. Leading Stoker 2225U, Royal Naval Reserve. MS ‘Defence’. Died 31st May 1916, aged 40 years. Husband of Sarah Jane Simm of 4 Hamilton Street, Leith, Scotland. Commemorated Portsmouth Naval Memorial. 23.
SIMPSON John Parker Norfolk
Second Lieutenant. 5th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers attached 3rd Battalion. Died 27th May 1915, aged 25 years. Son of James Parker and Louisa Simpson of Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Harlebeke New British Cemetery. XI.C.12.
SINTON Walter George
Stoker 1st Class K/11032, Royal Navy. HM Torpedo Boat No: 11. Died 7th March 1916, aged 25 years. Son of Mr and Mrs George Sinton of 17 Laburnum Avenue, Wallsend, Northumberland. Born Berwick, Northumberland, Commemorated Chatham Naval Memorial. 17.
SINTON Walter George
Stoker 1st Class K/11032. H M Torpedo Boat No: 11, Royal Navy. Died 7th March 1916, aged 25 years. Son of Mr and Mrs George Sinton of 17 Laburnum Avenue, Wallsend, Northumberland. Native of Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Chatham Naval Memorial. 17.
SKAY P
Sergeant 14939. 12th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 29th August 1916. Commemorated Berwick Cemetery.AA.U.1130.
SKELLY J
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
SKELLY James George Ditchburn
Private 192. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of wounds 18th June 1915, aged 42 years. Son of William and Jane Skelly. Husband of Margaret Tait (Formerly Skelly) of 25 Church Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Nord). I.E.95.
SKELLY William
Private 291012. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 25th March 1918, aged 29 years. Son of (the late) John and Mary A Skelly of Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Arras Memorial. Bay 2 and 3.
SKELTON James
Private 51196. 18th Battalion, Highland Light Infantry. Killed in action 30th September 1918, aged 32 years. Husband of Annie Dodds Skelton of 49 West End, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Milnathorp, enlisted Edinburgh, Scotland and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial. Panel 131 to 132.
SLATTERY W
Kings Own Scottish Borderers on memorial. Possibly William Slattery. Private 6748. 2nd Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 14th December 1914. Born Devonport, Devon, enlisted Manchester and resident Salford, Lancs. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 22.
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William Slattery. Private 15188. 8th Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 25th September 1915, aged 18 years. Son of Thomas and Sarah Slettery of 11 Clarence Street, Paisley, Scotland. Born Annan, enlisted and resident Paisley, Scotland. Commemorated Loos Memorial. Panel 53 to 56.
SLEE John William
Gunner 1553. 26th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery attached 1st Trench Mortar Battery. Killed in action 30th July 1916, aged 20 years. Son of Thomas and Isabella Slee of 12 Palace Green, Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval. XVI.H.20.
SLOAN Walter Scott
Private 202852. 2nd Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Died 12th October 1917, aged 33 years. Son of Anthony and Jean Sloan. Husband of Helen Sloan of 11 Castlegate, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Heaton, enlisted Whitley Bay and resident Monkseaton, Northumberland. Commemorated Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Nord). III.E.102.
SMAIL Frank Weddall
Lieutenant. D Company, 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 1st December 1915, aged 23 years. Son of Henry Richardson Smail of Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Berwick Upon Tweed Cemetery. A.C.412.
SMITH A J
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial. Possibly Alexander Smith. Private 235276. 1st Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 3rd May 1917. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Arras Memorial. Bay 2 and 3.
SMITH Alexander Noel
Second Lieutenant. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 26th September 1916. Son of Thomas Cleghorn and Mary Smith of Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Boulogne Eastern Cemetery. VII.A.1.
SMITH T
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
SMITH Thomas
Lance Corporal 7180. 7th Battalion, West Riding Regiment, formerly 1568 Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 18th September 1916, aged 19 years. Son of Mrs Charlotte Wilson Smith of 13 Quay Walls, Berwick, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Bray Vale British Cemetery, Bray-Sur-Somme. IV.B.24.
SMITH Walter William
Private S/1838. 7th Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders. Died 10th November 1915, aged 20 years. Son of J B and M E Smith of 65 West End, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Belford and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery. IV.B.6A..
SPENCE James
Private 1772. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of wounds 6th May 1915, aged 22 years. Son of Rachel Spence of 49 West End, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Wimereux Communal Cemetery. I.G.2A.
STEPHENSON Robert Richmond
Private 2177. 2/7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died home 27th July 1915, aged 26 years. Son of (the late) W H and Margaret Stephenson of Berwick, Northumberland. Born Gateshead, Co Durham and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Berwick Upon Tweed Cemetery. BA.C.524.
STEVEN Thomas
Lance Corporal 8458. 2nd Battalion, West Yorkshire Regiment. Killed in action 11th August 1915. Born Jarrow, Co Durham and enlisted Leeds, Yorkshire. Commemorated Rue-Du-Bois Military Cemetery, Fleurbaix. I.A.26.
STEWART J J
Kings Own Scottish Borderers on memorial. Possibly J J Stewart. Company Sergeant Major 6000. King’s Own Scottish Borderers, transferred to 515866 174th Prisoner of War Company, Labour Corps. Died 26th June 1919. Husband of Mary Bain Stewart of 2 Waddell Place, Leith, Scotland. Born London. Commemorated Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez. XX.F.3.
STILES Edgar Watson
Lieutenant. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 13th April 1918, aged 36 years. Son of Matthew Henry and Alice Stiles of 10 Avenue Road, Doncaster, Yorks. Solicitor in Berwick, Northumberland and Sheriff for 2 years. Commemorated Lapugnoy Military Cemetery. IX.B.18A.
STOKOE James
Private 33316. 8th Battalion, York and Lancaster Regiment. Killed in action 28th August 1917, aged 23 years. Son of Thomas Stokoe of 66 Shielfield Terrace, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Brother of Robert Stokoe. Born Berwick and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Railway Dugouts Burial Ground. IV.H.3.
STOKOE Robert H
Private 32469. 2/5th Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment. Killed in action 27th November 1917, aged 21 years. Son of Thomas Stokoe of 66 Shielfield Terrace, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Brother of James Stokoe. Born Tweedmouth, enlisted Berwick and resident Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Tyne Cot Cemetery. II.A.3.
STOREY John
Private 41589. 1st Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 12th April 1918. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ploegsteert Memorial. Panel 1.
STRAFFEN John
Rifleman C/6171. 18th Battalion, King’s Royal Rifle Corps. Killed in action 15th September 1916. Born Alnwick, Northumberland, enlisted Strafford, Essex and resident Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 13A and 13B.
STRASSHEIM Jacob
Served as Jacob Straughan. Corporal 7/1944. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 27th March 1916, aged 23 years. Son of Jacob and Elizabeth Strassheim of Spittal, husband of Isabella Strassheim of 39 Main Street, Spittal, Northumberland. Born Gateshead, Co Durham and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Railway Dugouts Burial Ground. III.E.6.
STUBBS A
Private SAR/277. South African Railway Overseas Dominion Service. Died 11th February 1919, aged 48 years. Husband of Euphemia Stubbs of 120 High Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated St Andre Communal Cemetery. I.B.17.
STUDLEY Logan
Second Lieutenant. 1st Battalion, East Yorkshire Regiment. Died 25th October 1914, aged 17 years. Son of (the late) Major Harry Studley (Black Watch) and Mary Studley of 8 Dempster Terrace, St Andrews, Scotland. Commemorated Ypres Town Cemetery. AI.7.
STURGEON J
Private Deal/12433(S). Royal Marine Labour Company (Dieppe), Royal Marine Labour Corps. Died 19th June 1918. Commemorated Berwick Cemetery. C.C.257.
STURGEON J J
Kings Own Scottish Borderers on memorial. Probably James Sturgeon. Private 9095. 1st Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action Dardanelles 26th April 1915. Born, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Helles Memorial. Panel 84 to 92 or 220 to 222.
Or
James Sturgeon. Company Sergeant Major 29352. 1st Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 2nd June 1917. Born Dalbeattie, Scotland, enlisted Berwick, Northumberland and resident Dalbeattie, Scotland. Commemorated Arras Memorial. Bay 6.
SWAN James
Private 53267. 2/10th Battalion, Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment), formerly 36734 Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Killed in action Russia 27th October 1918, aged 19 years. Son of Mrs Isabella Swan of 21 Wallace Green, Berwick, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Archangel Memorial.
SWAN Richard
Private 2081. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 15th September 1916. Born Berwick and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 10B, 11B, 12B.
SYKES David
Corporal 8026. 2nd Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Died of wounds home 7th February 1917. Son of James and Elizabeth Sykes of 16 West Street, Spittal, Northumberland. Brother of Oswald Sykes. Born Spittal, enlisted Berwick and resident Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Tweedmouth Cemetery. C.C.403.
SYKES Oswald
Private 37200. 21st Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 24th February 1917, aged 26 years. Son of James and Elizabeth Sykes of 16 West Street, Spittal, Northumberland. Brother of David Sykes. Enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Faubourg D’Amiens Cemetery, Arras. III.D.24.
TAYLOR Alexander
Gunner 110905. 241st Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery. Killed in action 1st April 1917, aged 32 years. Husband of Mary Taylor of 6 Bruce Gate, Berwick, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Faubourg D’Amiens, Arras. III.M.21.
TAYLOR Anthony
Private 16799. 2/7th Battalion, West Riding Regiment. Killed in action 28th November 1917. Born Berwick, enlisted Newcastle on Tyne and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Cambrai Memorial, Louverval. Panel 6 and 7.
TAYLOR I C
Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment) on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
TENNANT J A
Royal Scots on memorial. Possibly James Tennant. Lance Corporal 47746. 15th Battalion, Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). Killed in action 26th August 1917. Enlisted Glencorse and resident Broxburn, Scotland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 6D and 7D.
THOMPSON A M
C C on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
THOMPSON A W
Royal Air Force on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
THOMPSON Cecil Victor
Mentioned in Despatches. Second Lieutenant. 8th Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment, attached 6th Battalion. Died 6th February 1917, aged 19 years. Son of Alexander and Annie Thompson of 33 Seymour Gardens, Ilford, Essex. Also served in France and was wounded. Commemorated Basra Memorial. Panel 19.
THOMPSON Henry
Sapper 68102. Inland Water Transport, Royal Engineers. Died 15th November 1917. Born Spittal, enlisted Berwick and resident Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Les Baraques Military Cemetery, Sangatte. II.A.15.
THOMPSON James
Private 52604. 3rd Battalion, Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). Died home 9th August 1918. Born Spittal, enlisted Berwick and resident Spittal, Northumberland. Commemorated Tweedmouth Cemetery. A.U.53.
THOMPSON K T
C C on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
THOMPSON Nicholas
Private 28099. 12th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of wounds 4th July 1916. Son of Mrs F Thompson of West Street, Wooler, Northumberland. Born New Berwick and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Mericourt-L’Abbe Communal Cemetery Extension. I.D.13.
THOMPSON Thomas
Private 23/778. 23rd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 1st July 1916, aged 35 years. Son of John and Mary Thompson of 12 Hatters Lane, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Berwick and enlisted Ashington, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 10B, 11B, 12B.
THOMPSON V
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
TOWNSLEY A
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial so Possibly Ambrose Townsley. Private 291148. 10th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 20th September 1917. Enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial. Panel 19 to 23 and 162.
TOWNSLEY A
Forename unknown. Private T/40985. Royal Army Service Corps. Died 10th August 1921, aged 39 years. Son of R and Jane Townsley of Aberdeen, Scotland. Husband of Charlotte Townsley of 36 Chapel Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Served in campaign in South Africa. Commemorated Berwick Cemetery. CA.C.577.
TOWNSLEY Moses
Private 4519. 4th Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action Dardanelles 12th July 1915, aged 26 years. Son of Thomas Townsley of 19 Lea Street, Coldstream, Scotland. Husband of Margaret E W Ford (formerly Townsley) of 2 Abbey Road, Coldstream, Scotland. Born Tweedmouth, Northumberland, enlisted Galashiels and resident Coldstream, Scotland. Commemorated Helles Memorial. Panel 84 to 92 or 220 to 222.
TOWNSLEY W
Kings Own Scottish Borderers on memorial but not found in KOSB. Possibly William Townsley. Private 42237. 16th Battalion, Highland Light Infantry. Died of wounds 18th April 1917, aged 32 years. Husband of Christina Townsley of 36 Duke Street, Coldstream, Scotland. Born Tweedmouth, Northumberland and enlisted Coldstream, Scotland. Commemorated Nesle Communal Cemetery. A.35.
TROTTER John Muir
Private 28/173. 13th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 16th June 1917, aged 34 years. Brother of Jean Trotter of 2 College Place, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Berwick and enlisted Cramlington, Northumberland. Commemorated Arras Memorial. Bay 2 and 3.
TURNBULL R
King’s Royal Rifle Corps on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
TURNBULL R
Royal Marine Light Infantry on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
TURNBULL Robert
Rifleman 568034. 16th Battalion, London Regiment, formerly 37212 Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of wounds 6th November 1918, aged 33 years. Son of (the late) Robert and Margaret Turnbull. Husband of Jane Turnbull of 26 Church Street, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Roxburgh, Scotland and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Cambrai East Military Cemetery. II.A.42.
TURNBULL Robert
Military Cross. Second Lieutenant. 13th Battalion, Rifle Brigade. Killed in action 25th August 1918, aged 29 years. Son of (the late) Michael and Christina Turnbull of Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Achiet-Le-Grand Communal Cemetery Extension. IV.J.6.
TURNBULL Robert Hendry
Military Cross. Second Lieutenant. 18th Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers. Died 4th June 1918, aged 23 years. Son of Mr and Mrs Turnbull of Magdalene Cottage, Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Bagneux British Cemetery, Gezaincourt. II.F.8.
TURNBULL W
Royal Scots on memorial. Possibly William M Turnbull. Private 38590. 12th Battalion, Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). Killed in action 5th June 1917, aged 35 years. Son of Mr and Mrs A V Turnbull of 8 Elm Grove, Hawick, Scotland. Husband of Mary Weatherhead Turnbull of 78 High Street, Hawick, Scotland. Born Hawick, Scotland, enlisted Berwick, Northumberland and resident Hawick, Scotland. Commemorated Arras Memorial. Bay 1 and 2.
WAITE William Ogle
Private 7892. 8th Battalion, Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). Died of wounds 11th December 1916, aged 19 years. Son of (the late) John and Janet Waite of Berwick, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Contay British Cemetery, Contay. VIII.E.21.
WAKENSHAW Arthur
Private 3961. 8th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 19th August 1915. Commemorated Helles Memorial. Panel 33 to 35.
WALKER David Brown
Sergeant 5569. 11 Squadron, Royal Flying Corps. Died 16th September 1916, aged 19 years. Son of Thomas and Catherine Alice Walker of 12 Tower Road, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Habarcq Communal Cemetery Extension. VIII.E.4.
WALTON William Blackett
Private 1054576. 244th Battalion, Canadian Infantry. Born 27th January 1885, died 7th April 1917. Commemorated Brighton (Bear Road) Borough Cemetery. ZIX.33.
WASTLE R T
C L I on memorial but unable to identify. Possibly mistake should read Robert Robson Wastle. Private 204484. 10th Battalion, Yorkshire Regiment. Killed in action 5th October 1917, aged 32 years. Son of Robert Robson and Jane Storey Wastle of Morpeth, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Morpeth, Northumberland. Commemorated Hooge Crater Cemetery. XI.L.4.
WATSON J
Royal Scots on memorial. Possibly John Watson. Private 42879. 13th Battalion, Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment), formerly 2562 Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Died of wounds 4th June 1918. Born Rothbury and enlisted Newburn, Northumberland. Commemorated Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension. IV.H.34.
WEATHERBURN John Stapleton
Private 1007. 1st Battalion, Australian Infantry, A.I.F. Died 2nd May 1915, aged 31 years. Son of Alexander and Elizabeth Weatherburn of 11 Sherburn Terrace, Consett, Northumberland. Born Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Lone Pine Memorial. 15
WEATHERLEY J
Northumberland Fusiliers on memorial and not identified. Possibly Joseph Weatherly. Lance Corporal 240842. 9th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 24th October 1918. Enlisted Walker, Northumberland. Commemorated Vis-En-Artois Memorial. Panel 3.
WELSH Alexander
Lance Sergeant 10573. B Company, 1st Battalion, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders. Died of wounds Salonika 4th September 1918, aged 27 years. Son of George and Jessie Welsh. Born Berwick, Northumberland and enlisted Edinburgh, Scotland. Commemorated Karasouli Military Cemetery. D.859.
WHITE Hugh
Private S/3212. 1st Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders. Killed in action Persian Gulf 22nd April 1916, aged 20 years. Son of Mrs Margaret White of East Hope, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Fenton Barns, Midlothian, Scotland and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Basra Memorial. Panel 37 and 64.
WHITE J C
Royal Naval Reserve on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
WHITE John Robertson
Corporal 10996. 1st Battalion, Kings Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action Dardanelles 4th June 1915, aged 25 years. Son of Mrs Margaret White of East Hope Farm, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Swinton, Scotland, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Helles Memorial. Panel 84 to 92 or 220 to 222.
WHITE William
Private 2126. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 14th February 1916. Born Berwick and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Maple Copse Cemetery. Sp Mem. F.19.
WHITLIE Andrew
Private 67421. 55th Protection Company, Royal Defence Corps, formerly 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 10th March 1919, aged 23 years. Son of Peter and Sarah Whitlie of 99 Main Street, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Brother of Edward Whitlie. Commemorated Berwick Cemetery. BA.C.689.
WHITLIE Edward
Private 9907. 2nd Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 18th October 1914, aged 24 years. Son of Peter and Sarah Whitlie of 6 Ivy Place, Berwick, Northumberland. Brother of A Whitlie. Born Cornhill, enlisted and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Le Touret Memorial. Panel 15.
WHITLIE Peter
Private 40560. 2nd Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Killed in action 23rd April 1917, aged 31 years. Husband of Mary Forsyth Whitlie of Dykegatehead, Chirnside, Scotland. Born Cornhill, enlisted Berwick and resident Paxton (?), Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Arras Memorial. Bay 5.
WHITLIE William J
Private 1679. B Company, 9th Battalion, Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). Killed in action 22nd May 1915, aged 20 years. Son of Walter and Jane of 106 Raeburn Place, Edinburgh, Scotland. Born and enlisted Edinburgh, Scotland. Commemorated Sanctuary Wood Cemetery. V.E.23.
WILLIS M
NCB on memorial but this not understood. Possibly Matthew Willis. Lance Corporal 38172. 22nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 9th April 1917. Enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Bailleul Road East Cemetery, St Laurent-Blangy. I.B.22.
WILSON David
Private 2088. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 2nd May 1915, aged 23 years. Only son of (the late) Thomas Wilson and Margaret Brown (formerly Wilson) of Spittal, Northumberland. Born Berwick and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Boulogne Eastern Cemetery. VIII.B.25.
WILSON George S
Private 4165. 9th Battalion, Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). Killed in action 23rd July 1916. Born Berwick, Northumberland, enlisted Holloway, London and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Delville Wood Cemetery, Longueval. XIX.J.1.
WILSON Stafford
Private 8/511. 2nd Battalion, Otago Regiment, New Zealand Expeditionary Force. Died 15th September 1916, aged 29 years. Son of (the late) John and Margaret Wilson of Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval. X.F.9.
WILSON William
Private 2072. D Company, 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 15th September 1916, aged 19 years. Son of Mrs Margaret Spiers of 11 Kiln Hill, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 10B, 11B, 12B.
WINTER Robert
Private 201229. 5th Battalion, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders. Died of wounds Egypt 9th November 1917, aged 24 years. Brother of Mrs Mary Hood of 4 Longstone View, Berwick, Northumberland. Born Berwick, Northumberland, enlisted Dunfermline, Scotland and resident Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Deir El Belah War Cemetery. D.81.
WITTON R
King’s Own Scottish Borderers on memorial. Possibly Richard Oddy Witton. Company Sergeant Major 19245. 3rd Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Died home 29th January 1916, aged 40 years. Son of (the late) Edward and Mary Oddy Witton of Holbeck, Leeds, Yorks. Husband of Mary Witton of 12 Rossie Place, Edinburgh, Scotland. Born, enlisted and resident Edinburgh, Scotland. Commemorated Edinburgh (Comely Bank) Cemetery. D.3.
WOOD John
Leading Seaman 4415A, Royal Naval Reserve. SS ‘Pilar De Larrinaga’. Died 4th May 1917, aged 23 years. Husband of Mary Wood of 33 Walkergate, Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Chatham Naval Memorial. 26.
WOOD John J
Private 2141. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 26th April 1916, aged 19 years. Son of James and Georgina Wood of 9 Albert Road, Spittal, Northumberland. Born Berwick and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 8 and 12.
WOOD John Stafford
Private 43444. 21st Battalion, West Yorkshire Regiment, formerly 19/1538 Northumberland Fusiliers. Died of wounds 8th October 1917, aged 42 years. Husband of M Wood of 19 Elmers Drive, Teddington, Mdx. Born Berwick, enlisted Cramlington and resident Newcastle, Northumberland. Commemorated Canada Farm Cemetery. III.A.33.
WYLLIE Henry
Private 291000. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 27th March 1918. Enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Heath Cemetery, Harbonnieres. III.G.6.
YEOMAN George
Private 41416. 15th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment, formerly 223273 Royal Engineers. Died of wounds 31st July 1918, aged 33 years. Husband of Mrs Yeoman of Drybrook, Elwood, Coleford, Glos. Enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery. XXVIII.G.16A.
YOUNG Frederick George
Private 7440. 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 17th April 1915. Born Berwick and enlisted Newcastle, Northumberland. Commemorated La Laiterie Military Cemetery. I.C.38.
YOUNG George
Private 14127. 3rd Battalion, Coldstream Guards. Killed in action 30th August 1917, aged 23 years. Son of Mrs Rose Young of 8 Foundry Cottages, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Bleuet Farm Cemetery. I.H.31.
YOUNG P
R. Serv (Royal Service?) on memorial but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.
YOUNG Ralph
Sapper Y237. Miscellaneous Trades Unit, South African Engineers. Died 26th March 1919, aged 52 years. Son of Henry and Margaret Young of 54 Shielfield Terrace, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Tweedmouth Cemetery. A.U.5.
YOUNGER James
Driver 42304. 23rd Battery, 40th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action 6th May 1917, aged 29 years. Son of John and Margaret Younger of 17 Kiln Hill, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born and enlisted Berwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Faubourg D’Amiens Cemetery, Arras. IV.G.21.
YOUNGER John
Private 7033. 1st Battalion, King’s Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 14th April 1917. Born Tweedmouth, enlisted Berwick and resident Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Commemorated Arras Memorial. Bay 6.
YOUNGER John
Private 2169. 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 27th May 1915, aged 21 years. Son of Mrs Robert Younger of 46A West End, Tweedmouth, Northumberland. Born Berwick and enlisted Alnwick, Northumberland. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 8 and 12.

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