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.

John Ainslie

Photo:
(none)

Service No:
69528

Rank:
Bombardier

Regiment:
Royal Garrison Artillery, 128th Heavy Battery

Died:
01/01/1970

Aged:
30

Commemorated / Buried:
Dickebusch New Military Cemetery Extension

Service History:
Enlisted at Berwick-on-Tweed, Northumberland. Acting Bombadier.

Background:
Born at Scremiston, Northumberland, the son of Elizabeth & the late William Ainslie of Cornhill-on-Tweed. Husband of Catherine Burney (formerly Ainslie), of 5, Birch Terrace, Walker, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

Local memorial:
Kirknewton War Memorial