Alnwick District in the Great War

Lesson 5

Who Were They Anyway


This lesson focuses on the process of investigating the sources in order to better understand the individuals who died. A detailed study of Thomas Chrisp, researched and written by Jane Glass, allows the pupils to investigate more deeply into the life of an ex-pupil of the Duke’s School in Alnwick.



Internal Links:

A Street in Alnwick

Thomas Chrisp - Part 1

Thomas Chrisp - Part 2

Thomas Chrisp - Part 3




Lesson 5 Plan - PDF

Alnwick Cemetary War Graves - PDF

Alnwick War Memorials - PDF

Documents -

Belford Casualties - Residents in - Enlisted in - Born in

Seahouses Casualties - Resident in Seahouses

The Nettleship's - PDF

Henry Alder Common - PDF

The Michie's - PDF

Adams - PDF

Straughan - PDF