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.

Anthony Wolfendale

Photo:
(none)

Service No:
6/11367

Rank:
Private

Regiment:
East Yorkshire Regiment, 6th (Service) Battalion (Pioneers)

Died:
14/02/1916

Aged:
(unknown)

Commemorated / Buried:
Alexandria (Chatby) Military & War Memorial Cemetery

Service History:
Enlisted at Bedlington.

Died, Egypt. Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects, 1901-1929 (via Ancestry.co.uk) records Wolfendale as having been found drowned.

WW1 Service Medal & Award Rolls 1914-1920 (also via Ancestry.co.uk) records date of disembarkation as 14 July 1915, so Wolfendale was entitled to the 1914-15 Star in addition to the British War & Victory Medals.

Background:
Born at Amble, Northumberland. Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects, 1901-1929 (via Ancestry.co.uk) records Wolfendale's widow & sole legatee as Isabella Bruce.

Local memorial:
As yet, unknown