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 Saunders Bolton

Photo:
(none)

Service No:
20/1000

Rank:
Lance Corporal

Regiment:
Northumberland Fusiliers, 20th (Service) Battalion (1st Tyneside Scottish)

Died:
01/07/1916

Aged:
24

Commemorated / Buried:
Thiepval Memorial

Service History:
Enlisted at Bedlington.

Killed in action on the first day of the 1916 Battles of the Somme.

Background:
Born at Alnwick

Local memorial:
Alnwick War Memorial