Birtley at War


During the First World War the Illustrated Chronicle published photographs of soldiers and sailors from Newcastle and the North East of England. These have been made available by Newcastle Libraries.
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J Whitfield, Birtley, wounded

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W Sables, Birtley, killed in action

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CLT Barclay - Birtley (injured)

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W Pears, Birtley

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R Pears, Birtley

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J Pears, Birtley

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F Newman, Birtley, died at Woking camp

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H Wright - 1st Coldstreams - Birtley

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W Thompson - 1st Coldstreams - Birtley

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W Thompson - 1st Coldstreams - Birtley

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John Weddle - Birtley

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R Weddle - Birtley

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W Boak - Birtley

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William Weddle - Birtley

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A McMeikan - Birtley

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John Nattrass - Birtley

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Joseph Nattrass - Birtley

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G Nattrass - Birtley

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M Nattrass - Birtley

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T Nattrass - Birtley

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HW Proctor - Birtley

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J Proctor - Birtley

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W Proctor - Birtley

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T Richardson - Birtley

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J May - 8th DLI - Birtley

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Evacuees at Beamish - Written Work from School Children

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R Poole - RND - Birtley (In hospital)

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R Stobbart - RND - Birtley (In hospital)

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Joseph Paull - RNVR - Birtley (In hospital)

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AE Reynolds - 2nd DLI - Birtley (Invalided)

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W Barras - 11th DLI - Birtley (Wounded)

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Corp ?idge - ASC - Birtley (Wounded)

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R Wilson - 2nd NF - Birtley (Killed)

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W Stephenson - RFA - Birtley (In Hospital)

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F Newman - DLI - Birtley (Died in hospital)

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Thomas Gray - 15th DLI - Birtley (Killed)

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W Robson - 8th DLI - Birtley (Wounded)

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W Stephenson - Birtley (In hospital)

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GW Ledger - 11th DLI - Birtley (Killed)

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J Maddison - 11th DLI - Birtley (Wounded)

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G Cowell - 11th DLI - Birtley (Killed)

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W Carter - 1?th DLI - Birtley (Wounded)

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J Finley - 10th DLI - Birtley (Wounded)

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JB Metcalf - RND - Birtley (Wounded)

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Lce-Cpl L P Gavin - 8th N.F. - Birtley (wounded)

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E Metcalf - DLI - Birtley (Gassed)

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C West - RND - Birtley (Killed)

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C West - RND - Birtley (Killed)

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WIlliam P Armstrong - 11th DLI - Birtley (youngest Quartermaster Sergeant)

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J Blythe - 8th DLI - Birtley (Killed)

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W Thompson - Coldstream Guards - Birtley (Wounded)

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Thomas O'Neill - 8th DLI - Birtley (Missing)

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Miss Nellie Garbutt - Lady Postman - Birtley

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W Hutchinson - RND - Birtley (Wounded)

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WG Cooper - Birtley - Prisoner of War

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GW Gargett - 8th DLI - Birtley (Gassed)

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Robert Wilson - NF- Birtley (Killed)

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J Telford - 8th DLI - Birtley (Gassed)

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Joseph Hall - 8th DLI - Birtley (Prisoner of War)

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W Cooper - 8th DLI - Birtley (Prisoner of War)

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J Underwood - 8th DLI - Birtley (Prisoner of War)

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J Barton - 9th DLI - Birtley (Missing)

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J Murphy - 8th DLI - Birtley (Poisoned by Gas)

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M Coyle - 8th DLI - Birtley (Wounded)

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J Mulcahy - 8th DLI - Birtley (Prisoner of war)

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T Fenton - 8th DLI - Birtley (Poisoned by Gas)

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P McIntyre - 8th DLI - Birtley (Wounded)

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J Pearson - 8th DLI - Birtley (Wounded)

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R Coates - 8th DLI - Birtley (Wounded)

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HW Proctor - DLI - Birtley (Wounded)

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T Ross - 5th? DLI - Birtley (Wounded)

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W Proctor - 8th DLI - Birtley (Prisoner of War)

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J Marshall - 8th DLI - Birtley (Prisoner of War)

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HW Proctor - 8th DLI - Birtley (Prisoner of War)

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T Fenton - Birtley (Poisoned by gas)

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Tom Anderson - 4th NF - Birtley (Gas poisoning)

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E Whitmore - 8th DLI - Birtley (Killed)

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Pte Worthington - 8th DLI - Birtley (Gassed)

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Chas Pyecroft - 8th DLI - Birtley (Wounded)

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T May - 8th DLI - Birtley (Wounded)

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G Pearson - DLI - Birtley (Gassed)

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Joseph May - 8th DLI - Birtley (Killed)

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R Marshall - 2nd NF - Birtley (Wounded)

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E Gregg - 8th DLI - Birtley (Prisoner of War)

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TB Lowery - 5th DLI - Birtley (Killed)

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M Bussey - 8th DLI - Birtley (Killed)

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Albert Dawson - 8th DLI - Birtley (Missing)

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Fred Ainsley - 8th DLI - Birtley (Wounded and prisoner)

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J Wilson - 8th DLI - Birtley (Gassed)

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R Souter - 2nd NF - Birtley (Wounded and Gassed)

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F Affleck - 8th DLI - Birtley (Wounded)

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W Flynn - 8th DLI - Birtley (Wounded)

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JW Barrass - 8th DLI - Birtley (Wounded)

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John Lavelle - 6th NF - Birtley (Wounded)

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F (S?) Timothy - 8th DLI - Birtley (Wounded)

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James Jeffries - Tyneside Irish - Bombay

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