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.

George Alexander Bertram

Photo:
(none)

Service No:
127350

Rank:
Bombadier

Regiment:
Royal Horse Artillery & Royal Field Artillery, 47th Battery, 41st Brigade

Died:
02/12/1917

Aged:
(unknown)

Commemorated / Buried:
Cambrai Memorial (Louverval Military Cemetery)

Service History:
Enlisted at Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

Background:
Resident at Lesbury, Northumberland. The Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects, 1901-1929 (available via www.Ancestry.co.uk) records the War Gratuity being paid to Bertram's father, also named Alexander.

Local memorial:
1914-18 Memorial Plaque at St. Mary's Church, Lesbury, Northumberland. (Source: North East War Memorials Project website, www.newmp.org.uk)