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.

Harry Birtles

Photo:
(none)

Service No:
22349

Rank:
Private

Regiment:
Grenadier Guards, 1st Battalion, King's Company

Died:
11/10/1918

Aged:
25

Commemorated / Buried:
Vis-en-Artois Memorial (Vis-en-Artois British Cemetery)

Service History:
Joined from Alnwick Castle where he was 2nd Footman to the late Duke of Northumberland.

Background:
Son of Peter & Alethea Birtles of Cinder Hill, Scholar Green, Stoke on Trent

Local memorial:
As yet, unknown