Search the known records to date of those lost from the wider Alnwick area in World War 1 - generally showing where they are commemorated, when they died and some basic facts about each person. There are gaps, however, so if you can fill in any missing details do please contact us using the form below.

John Wilson

Photo:
(none)

Service No:
38092

Rank:
Private

Regiment:
Northumberland Fusiliers, 23rd (Service) Battalion (4th Tyneside Scottish)

Died:
12/06/1917

Aged:
23

Commemorated / Buried:
Duisans British Cemetery, Etrun

Service History:
Enlisted at Alnwick, Northumberland.

Took part in exceptionall heavy fighting near Arras. Died (of wounds received) at No. 8 Casualty Clearing Station.

Background:
Son of James & Sarah Wilson, of Gloster Hill, Amble, Northumberland.

Local memorial:
Amble War Memorial. Also, Felton War Memorial incorporating Acton, Eshott, Swarland & Thirston