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Northumberland Fusiliers

21st Battalion

NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS

(2nd Tyneside Scottish)

102nd Brigade / 34th Division

 

1st July : Attack on La Boisselle astride the Albert-Bapaume Road.

4th July : Albert / Millencourt.

7th July :Transferred to the 37th Division.

 

161 names

21/27    Private

Albert Edward

AGGETT

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/555    Lance Corporal

Sydney Guthrie

AITCHISON

Killed in action on the 28th June 1916

Rest in peace in Becourt Military Cemetery

 

21/612    Corporal

James

ANGUS

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1101    Private

Adam

ARMSTRONG

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/784     Private

Thomas

ARMSTRONG

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/490     Private

Thomas Hick

ARNOT

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 37

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/438     Private

William

ARREL

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/896     Private

Carr James

ASKWITH

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1370     Private

John William

ATKINS

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 40

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/661     Private

Joseph

BAILEY

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 39

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/971    Private

William

BAILEY

Died of wounds on the 8th July 1916 - Age 36

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

21/415     Private

Frank

BAKER

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1026     Private

John Alexander

BARCLAY

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 34

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/293     Private

Thomas

BARLETT

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/466     Lance Corporal

John

BELL

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/285     Sergeant

Thomas

BELL

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 38

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1362     Private

Thomas

BEST

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1361    Private

Frederick William

BRIDGES

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

21/59     Private

Charles Edward

BROWN

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/43    Sergeant

Joseph

BROWN

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in Gordon Dump Cemetery

 

21/1581     Private

William

BROWN

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1380    Private

David Hume

CALVERT

Died of wounds on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 39

Rest in peace in Meaulte Military Cemetery

 

21/781    Lance Corporal

Robert William

CALVERT

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/139    Private

James

CHADWICK

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1336    Corporal

George

CHAPELHOW, MM

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Captain

John Macfarlan

CHARLTON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/343     Private

Ralph Anderson

CHARLTON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 17

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1045     Private

James

CLARK

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1052     Private

Thomas

CLARK

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1598     Private

William

CLARK

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/511    Private

William

CLARK

Died of wounds on the 7th July 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Wimereux Communal Cemetery

 

21/819    Private

William

COUTT

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1066    Private

William George

COWEN

Died of wounds on the 7th July 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Wimereux Communal Cemetery

 

21/403     Private

Michael

COYNE

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1054    Lance Corporal

James

CRAWFORD

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1561     Private

Abner

DAGLISH

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/50     Private

John

DAVIDSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1209    Private

George Henry

DAVIS

Died of wounds on the 9th July 1916

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

21/514    Sergeant

James Tickner

DAY

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/985     Sergeant

Henry

DONKIN

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 33

Rest in peace in Bapaume Post Military Cemetery

 

21/1342     Private

George

DORWARD

Killed in action on the 28th June 1916

Rest in peace in Becourt Military Cemetery

 

21/1343    Private

Wallace

DORWARD

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Lieutenant

Robert Joseph

DOUGAL

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/115    Private

Joseph

DOUGLAS

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/809    Private

James

DUNBAR

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1196     Private

James

DUNN

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/571     Private

Andrew John

EASTON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1053     Sergeant

William

ERROLL

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20/1564     Private

Alfred

EASTON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1087    Private

John Robert

FISK

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

20/4454     Private

George

FLIGG

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

29/59     Private

Frederick

FORREST

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/811     Private

Frank

FOSTER

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20/1013     Private

John Thomas

FURNESS

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

William Henry

FURSE

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Bapaume Post Military Cemetery

 

21/443     Private

Thomas

GATES

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Rest in peace in Bapaume Post Military Cemetery

 

21/4     Private

Joseph

GRAHAM

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/929     Private

Mark

GRAHAM, MM

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

21/1197     Private

James

GUTHRIE

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1222     Lance Corporal

George

HALL

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

John McRobb

HALL

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1444     Private

Thomas

HALL

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1290     Private

William

HARBRON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/836     Sergeant

John Owen

HARRIS

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/40     Private

Robert William

HAW

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/433     Private

John Young

HENDERSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Lieutenant Colonel

Frederick Christian

HENEKER

Detached from The Leinster Regiment

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 43

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

21/1629    Private

Thomas Alexander

HETHERINGTON

Died of wounds on the 2nd July 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

21/835     Private

James

HINDMARSH

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 36

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Captain

David Douglas

HORNE

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/675     Private

Nicholas

HUDSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/3    Private

John

HUNTER

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/499     Private

Thomas

HUNTER

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/789     Private

William

JAMIESON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

21/1104     Private

James

JOHNSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1256     Private

James

JOHNSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/772     Private

Joseph William

JOHNSTON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/481     Private

Thomas

KAY

Killed in action on the 27th June 1916

Rest in peace in Becourt Military Cemetery

 

21/822     Private

David William

LAMB

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1255     Private

Thomas Errington

LANGTON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/68     Lance Corporal

George

LAWSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1350     Private

James

LEE

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/573     Corporal

William

LIDDLE

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/126     Lance Corporal

John Thomas

LILLIE

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1468     Private

William

LISTER

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/289     Lance Corporal

George

LOWES

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1138    Private

John Richard

LYONS

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1164     Private

Alexander

MAIN

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Rest in peace in Cerisy-Gailly French National Cemetery

 

21/1211     Private

Isaac Leighton

MARLEY

Died of wounds on the 2nd July 1916 - Age 44

Rest in peace in Meaulte Military Cemetery

 

21/49     Private

Anthony

McDONALD

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1316     Private

Robert

McGEE

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/152     Private

James

MILLAR

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

21/515     Private

John

MOLE

Killed in action on the 27th June 1916

Rest in peace in Becourt Military Cemetery

 

21/991    Private

Alexander Baxter

MORRIS

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1006     Private

William

MORTON

Killed in action on the 25th June 1916 - Ahe 25

Rest in peace in Becourt Military Cemetery

 

21/469    Private

David

MOSDROP

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1051     Private

James

NELSON

Died of wounds on the 26th June 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

21/636     Private

Robert

NICHOL

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/669     Private

James

NICHOLSON

Died of wounds on the 30th June 1916

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

21/1129     Private

Richard

NICHOLSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/671     Private

William

NICHOLSON

Died of wounds on the 2nd July 1916

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

Major

Allan Graham

NIVEN

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 38

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/47     Private

Matthew

NOBLE

Died of wounds on the 12th July 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Wallsend (Church Bank) Cemetery

 

21/399     Private

Thomas

NOONE

Died of wounds on the 9th July 1916

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

21/679     Private

George William

ORMISTON

Died of wounds on the 3rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

21/824    Private

Edward

OWENS

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1394    Private

Richard

OXENHAM

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/335    Private

James

PENDRICH

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/986    Private

Michael

PHILIPSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1151    Private (Piper)

James

PHILLIPS

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 41

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/562     Private

William

PINKERTON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

21/312    Private

William Irwin

POTTS

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 42

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1393     Private

John

PRICE

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Rest in peace in Bapaume Post Military Cemetery

 

Lieutenant

Leslie Robinson

RAIMES

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1077    Private

William

REDPATH

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1179     Private

Albert

REMMER

Died of wounds on the 25th July 1916

Rest in peace in New Seaham (Christ Church) Churchyard

 

21/1288    Private

Robert Newton

RENTON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/90     Private

Robert Ernest

RIX

Died of wounds on the 27th June 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

Captain

George

ROBERTSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/143     Private

William

ROBINSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1436     Private

John Robert

ROBSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1105     Lance Sergeant

Thomas Walton

ROGERSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1152    Private

William James

ROWE

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1432     Sergeant

William

RUTHERFORD

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1541     Private

Thomas

SANDERSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/783    Private

John Thomas

SCOTT

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 40

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/66    Private

Wilk

SCOTT

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 39

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1230    Private (Piper)

William Alexander

SCOTT

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1216    Private

John

SHEPHERD

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/37    Private

John

SHERRINGTON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/202    Private

James

SHIEL

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 36

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/552   Private

David

SMITH

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Norman McNeill

SMITH

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/116    Private

Thomas

SMITH

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 37

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1646    Private

William

SMITH

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1544   Private (Piper)

Joseph

STEELE

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/20     Private

James Strong

STEPHENSON

Died of wounds on the 4th July 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

21/422    Private

Robert Thompson

STEPHENSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/775    Private

William

STEVENSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1099     Private

John

STEWART

Died of wounds on the 3rd July 1916

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

21/595    Sergeant

William Henry

TAYLOR

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1505    Private

Andrews Spoors

TELFORD

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 38

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/206    Private

George

THOMPSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 39

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/422    Private

John

THOMPSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1180   Private

Joseph Prudhoe

THOMPSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

21/88     Private

Joseph Bateman

TOLSON

Died of wounds on the 2nd July 1916

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

21/764    Private

Matthew

TREWICK

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/683    Private

Henry

TURNBULL

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1001    Private

Joseph

TURNBULL

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/786    Private

Richard

TURNBULL

Died of wounds on the 31st July 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Blyth (Cowpen) Cemetery

 

21/1389    Lance Corporal

William Ebenezer

TURNER

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 39

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/15    Corporal

Thomas

WALLACE

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1320    Private

Richard Henry

WALTER

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1447   Private

William John

WATSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Rest in peace in Bapaume Post Military Cemetery

 

21/565    Lance Sergeant

Robert David

WEAR, MM

Died of wounds on the 9th July 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Nathan

WHITE

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Captain

Stewart Alexander

WHITE

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/769    Lance Corporal

James

WILKINSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/1607    Private

Samuel

WILLCOX

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/791    Private

Samuel

WRIGHT

Killed in action on the 29th June 1916

Rest in peace in Becourt Military Cemetery

 

 

 

21/984    Private

John

YOUNG

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

 

MEN SERVING IN OTHER UNITS

31630     Private

Arthur

BLANEY

13th Durham Light Infantry

Died of wounds on the 28th July 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

31660     Private

Forester Westley

BULLEN

13th Durham Light Infantry

Died of wounds on the 24th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

31634     Private

John William

CORNES

13th Durham Light Infantry

Killed in action on the 5th August 1916

Rest in peace in Albert Communal Cemetery Ext.

21/60     Private

John William

CROYLE

13th Durham Light Infantry

Killed in action on the 27th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

21/796     Private

John

ELLIS

Unknown unit

Killed in action on the 13th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

31643     Private

Henry

FELLOWES

13th Durham Light Infantry

Killed in action on the 4th August 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

29/150     Private

William

HUNTER

13th Durham Light Infantry

Killed in action on the 4th August 1916 - Age 34

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

31628     Private

Harold Buckley

OUSEY

13th Durham Light Infantry

Killed in action on the 3rd August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

21/861     Private

Adam

REDPATH

13th Durham Light Infantry

Died of wounds on the 24th July 1916

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

31629     Private

John Leigh Percy

SAGE

13th Durham Light Infantry

Killed in action on the 4th August 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

31619     Private

Arthur Henry

SAUNDERS

13th Durham Light Infantry

Killed in action on the 3rd August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

4174     Private

Ernest Carlton

SITCH

Unknown unit

Killed in action on the 13th August 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial