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.

William Wilson

Photo:
(none)

Service No:
129074

Rank:
Pioneer

Regiment:
Royal Engineers, 'A' Special Company

Died:
29/04/1917

Aged:
24

Commemorated / Buried:
London Rifle Brigade Cemetery

Service History:
Enlisted at Alnwick, Northumberland.

Formerly 27362, Northumberland Fusiliers

Background:
Born at Shilbottle, the son of John & Sarah Ann Wilson. Resident at Lesbury, Northumberland. One of 2 brothers who fell 6 days apart (from 3 at war). See, also, Mossman Wilson.

Local memorial:
Shilbottle War Memorial