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John Douglas Campbell Aikman

Photo:
(none)

Service No:
235553

Rank:
Private

Regiment:
Northumberland Fusiliers, 9th (Service) Battalion

Died:
25/11/1917

Aged:
22

Commemorated / Buried:
Arras Memorial (Faubourg d'Amiens Cemetery)

Service History:
As yet, unknown

Background:
Known as Douglas. Born at Gosforth to Thomas Lewens Aikman & Margaret Crozier. Douglas was a groom at Hartington Hall before enlisting.

Local memorial:
Felton War Memorial incorporating Acton, Eshott, Swarland & Thirston