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Gateshead East Cemetery

Cemetery Register - WW1 Servicemen

Compiled by Ron Carson

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A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U W Y

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A

Allen, L (CWG Stone)
Guardsman B/9845 - 1st Battalion, Coldstream Guards
Died 12th December 1917 aged 45
Atkinson, George
Private - 11th Royal Iniskillin Fusiliers
Died 11th July 1916 aged 25 - Died of wounds in action, France

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B

Birney, R (CWG Stone)
Private 24/732 - 1st Battalion, Tyneside Irish / N.F.
Died 8th July 1916 aged 45 - Born at Durham Enlisted at N/cle. Died of wounds, France
Blakey, J (CWG Stone)
Corporal 8564 - Durham Light Infantry
Died 28th March 1915 aged 34
Blakey, Thomas (CWG Stone)
Private 44767 - Royal Berkshire Regiment
Died 26th October 1918
Bradford, J.W. (CWG Stone)
C.S.M. 10232 - Durham Light Infantry
Died 2nd February 1921 aged 31
Briggs, Frederick W.
E.R.A. - HMS P21, Royal Navy
Died 28th October 1918 aged 26 - Died of pneumonia, Portsmouth
Buglass, John
Private - 18th Battalion, Durham L.I.
Died 17th August 1918 aged 27 - Interred at Berlaimont
Burnell, E (CWG Stone)
Private 1753 - Durham Light Infantry
Died 16th December 1917 aged 18

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C

Cann, T.W. (CWG Stone)
Private 203121 - Yorkshire Regiment
Died 28th July 1918
Carr, Dalton
Died 28th September 1916 aged 26 - Died of wounds, Albert. Interred at Derincourt
Charlton, Henry Hayton (CWG Stone)
Gunner 134767 - 108th Brigade, R.F.A. Amm.Col.
Died 25th November 1918 aged 26
Clark, John
Private - Durham Light Infantry
Died 21st April 1917 aged 20 - Killed in action, France
Clarke, Frank F
Private
Died 29th September 1918 aged 35 - Died of wounds
Clarke, George
Died 8th January 1917 aged 33 - Killed in action, France
Clewes, R.W. (CWG Stone)
Private 24856 - Northumberland Fusiliers
Died 21st August 1916 aged 24
Coates, Colin Campbell
Died 12th April 1918 aged 25 - Killed in action, France
Collingwood, John (CWG Stone)
Driver 646490 - 117th Brigade, R.F.A. Terr.Force
Died 26th October 1918 aged 21 - Born at Gateshead Enlisted at N/cle. Died at home
Conway, E (CWG Stone)
Private 19174 - 13th Battalion, Durham L.I.
Died 1st October 1915 aged 24
Corbett, Albert Edward (CWG Stone)
Private S/86160 - 91st Training Reserve Battalion
Died 5th April 1917 aged 18
Cowell, Thomas Henry (CWG Stone)
Serjeant 18/651 - Northumberland Fusiliers
Died 28th June 1918 aged 28 - Died of pneumonia.
Craig, Walter George
Lieutenant
Died 5th November 1918 aged 27 - Prisoner of war. Died in Germany
Crame, A.J. (CWG Stone)
Private 27122 - Labour Corps
Died 21st October 1919 aged 43
Curran, Henry
Private 3323 - "D" Coy. 2nd Bn. Coldstream Guards
Died 4th January 1915 aged 33. Grave Ref: 1.13
Curry, George J
Private - Durham Light Infantry
Died 9th May 1917 aged 21 - Died of wounds in action. Interred at Noeuex les Mines Cemetery

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D

Davison, John
H.M.D. Clover Bank
Died 16th February 1918 aged 20 - Died at sea
Dunn, Hugh (CWG Stone)
Private 16609 - 10th Battalion, Durham L.I.
Died 25th June 1915 aged 27 - Born and Enlisted at Gateshead. Killed in action, France
Dunn, Simon (CWG Stone)
Private 18844 - 6th Battalion, Durham L.I.
Died 23rd March 1918 aged 21 - Born at Bensham Enlisted at Gateshead. Died of wounds, France

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E

Edgar, Thomas (CWG Stone)
Private 72921 - 14th Battalion, Durham L.I.
Died 21st January 1918 aged 30 - Born and Enlisted at Gateshead. Killed in action,France. Interred Lebucouere Cm
Elliott, George Littleton
Sub L/t - Eng - H.M.S. Laurentic
Died 25th January 1917 aged 30 - Perished at sea
Elliott, Robert
Serjeant - 5th Battalion, Northumberland Fus
Died 14th May 1915 aged 28 - Interred at Boulogne

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F

Fisher, Benjamin Louis (CWG Stone)
Private 21881 - South Wales Borderers
Died 2nd June 1916
Flood, Albert E (CWG Stone)
Acting Sgt 9121 - 1st Battalion, Northumberland Fus
Died 16th June 1915 aged 31 - Born at Thornton,Somerset. Enlisted at Birmingham. Killed in action, France
Forster, J.F. (CWG Stone)
Private 398193 - Labour Corps
Died 6th September 1920 aged 44 - Died of sickness

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G

Gibson, W (CWG Stone)
Serjeant 41193 - 25th Battalion, Durham L.I.
Died 14th December 1919 aged 35 - Transferred to 187732, Labour Corps
Gorman, Alexander (CWG Stone)
Lance Cpl 16/866 - 16th Battalion,Northumberland Fus
Died 29th December 1915 aged 24 - Born at Shotley Bridge.Enlisted at N/cle. Killed in action, France
Graham, Robert (CWG Stone)
Lance Cpl 325204 - A Company, 9th Battalion, D.L.I.
Died 13th August 1919 aged 24
Grey, Young Ridley (CWG Stone)
Private 2488 - 1/9th Battalion, Durham L.I.
Died 17th May 1915 aged 30 - Born and Enlisted at Gateshead. Interred in grounds of White Chateau, Ypres
Guthrie, T.G. (CWG Stone)
Private 3344 - Durham Light Infantry
Died 1st July 1915 aged 16

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H

Hamilton, William
Died 23rd March 1918 aged 37 - Killed in action
Hardy, Thomas (CWG Stone)
Private 242588 - Yorks & Lancs Regiment
Died 13th June 1917 - Born at Gateshead Enlisted at N/cle (Gateshead). Died at home Formerly 3739 N.F.
Harris, Thomas W
Lieutenant
Died 26th June 1918 aged 32
Hearty, Owen (CWG Stone)
Private 25/249 - 2nd Battalion, Tyneside Irish / N.F.
Died 23rd July 1916 aged 39 - Born at Gateshead Enlisted at Newcastle. Died at home
Heslop, Fred
Second Lieut
Died 26th April 1918 aged 23 - Interred Whitehouse St Jean Military Cemetery, near Ypres
Higgins, J (CWG Stone)
Airman 2 Cl. 196901 - Royal Air Force
Died 14th May 1919 aged 23 - Recruits Depot
Hodgson, Roger (CWG Stone)
Private 92354 - Durham Light Infantry
Died 30th March 1919 aged 21
Holmes, William Henry (CWG Stone)
Private 2339 - 9th Battalion, Durham L.I.
Died 24th March 1919 aged 32
Hughes, J.J. (CWG Stone)
1st Private 214801 - Royal Air Force
Died 29th October 1918 aged 20 - Recruits Depot
Hunter, M (CWG Stone)
Airman 2 Cl. 191146 - Royal Air Force
Died 17th February 1919 - 7th Aircraft Acceptance Park

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I

Inglis, James
Petty Officer - Royal Naval Division
Died 25th March 1918 aged 20
Inglis, Thomas (CWG Stone)
Acting Sgt 22130 - 12th Battalion, Durham L.I.
Died 7th October 1916 aged 33 - Born and Enlisted at Gateshead. Killed in action,France.
Inglis, William
Corporal - Tyneside Irish / N.F.
Died 10th September 1916 aged 28
Iredale, H (CWG Stone)
Lance Cpl 302132 - 4th Battalion, Durham L.I.
Died 22nd November 1918

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J

Jewers, James
Died 15th June 1918 aged 28 - Died on active service. Interred at Etaples
Johnson, John (CWG Stone)
Private 2478 - 6th Battalion, Durham L.I.
Died 2nd October 1916 aged 44 - Born at Coxlodge Enlisted at Consett (Crook). Interred at Becourt Cemetery
Johnson, R.J. (CWG Stone)
Trimmer 5836/T5 - HM Drifter "Dhoon" Royal Naval Rs
Died 9th March 1918 aged 32 - Drowned at sea
Joicey, Henry
Died 23rd April 1917 aged 31 - Killed in action
Jones, B (CWG Stone)
Private 64431 - Royal Defence Corps
Died 19th February 1919 aged 40 - Transferred to 554625, Labour Corps, 200th Reserve Company
Jones, Joseph (CWG Stone)
Private 203641 - Durham Light Infantry
Died 19th February 1919 aged 37

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K

Keedy, Ralph Crow (CWG Stone)
Lance Cpl 2912 - 1/4th Battalion,Northumberland Fus
Died 18th March 1917 aged 18 - Died of wounds
Keenan, H (CWG Stone)
Private 73710 - 4th Battalion, Durham L.I.
Died 12th October 1919 aged 21 - Transferred to 617838 Labour Corps
Kettle, Walter
Private - Argyle & Sutherland Highlanders
Died 25th September 1915 - Killed in action, Loos
Kinnafick, James E (CWG Stone)
Lance Cpl 19059 - 14th Battalion, Durham L.I.
Died 26th September 1915 aged 27 - Born and Enlisted at Gateshead (N/cle). Killed in action, France

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L

Lavery, James (CWG Stone)
Private 8518 - South Staffs Regiment
Died 11th January 1919 aged 27 - Transferred to 641370 Labour Corps.Son of late James & Ann, Blay.
Lee, J (CWG Stone)
Private 1530 - Royal Lancaster Regiment
Died 3rd August 1916 aged 23 - 1st Battalion Kings Own. Died of wounds
Lillie, Harold (CWG Stone)
Serjeant 4541 - 18th Hussars
Died 29th November 1917 aged 27
Lucas, James Edward (CWG Stone)
Private 18/1516 - 28th Battalion, N/land Fus / T.I.
Died 18th September 1915 aged 23 - Born at Gateshead Enlisted at Cramlington. Died of sickness at home
Lucas, Thomas William (CWG Stone)
Private 3338 - 9th Battalion, Durham L.I.
Died 14th February 1916 aged 22 - Born at Venerable Bede,Durham Enlisted at Gateshead. Died of wounds, Belgium
Lumsden, William
Died 19th October 1917 aged 39 - Killed in action.

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M

Mackin, P.W. (CWG Stone)
Private 2188 - Durham Light Infantry
Died 4th April 1915
Macro, Frederick James
E.R.A. - HMS Cheerful, Royal Navy
Died 30th June 1917 aged 31 - Lost at sea
Madden, Cormack
Private 2187 - Durham Light Infantry
Died 31st October 1916 and buried 6th November 1916 aged 21. Grave Ref: 0.3198
Magnay, Joseph (CWG Stone)
R.S.M. 20079 - Machine Gun Corps
Died 15th April 1920 aged 36 - DCM + MM
Mallen, James Patrick (CWG Stone)
Stoker 4339/5 - HMS Minotaur, Royal Naval Resv
Died 22nd July 1917
Marks, Albert Bertram (CWG Stone)
Private 41431 - 5th Reserve Battalion, D.L.I.
Died 18th April 1916 aged 32
McCann, J (CWG Stone)
Private 43212 - Seaforth Highlanders
Died 24th November 1918
McCann, Joseph (CWG Stone)
Driver 32175 - Royal Field Artillery
Died 1st June 1915 aged 56 - Born and Enlisted at Newcastle. Died at home
McCormick, Edward (CWG Stone)
Private 23104 - 151st Company (Protection) R.D.F.
Died 25th April 1918 aged 48
McCoy, J.W. (CWG Stone)
Pioneer 338837 - Royal Engineers
Died 5th July 1920 aged 28
McCoy, James (CWG Stone)
Private 21069 - 2nd Battalion,Northumberland Fus
Died 24th May 1915
Merrix, John H
Mst Mariner
Died 26th July 1917 aged 43 - Lost at sea
Moffit, James (CWG Stone)
Private 41272 - 25th Battalion, N/land Fus / T.I.
Died 29th April 1918 aged 21 - A Company. Died of wounds
Musgrove, H
Corporal
Died 1st July 1916 aged 38 - Killed in action

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N

Nelson, Robert (CWG Stone)
Private 19/622 - 19th Battalion, Durham L.I.
Died 3rd November 1918 - M.M. Born at Low Fell Enlisted at Gateshead. Died at home
Nicholson, Edwin A
Gunner - D Battery, 18th Brigade, R.F.A.
Died 17th February 1919 aged 22 - Died at Gravesend Military Hospital after 3 years service in France
Nicholson, J.J.
Bombadier
Died 14th June 1918 aged 34 - M.M. Died of wounds in action
Noble, R.E. (CWG Stone)
Able S/man TZ/9624 - HMS Victory, Royal Naval Vol Res
Died 4th October 1919 aged 32

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O

O'Brien, Joseph (CWG Stone)
Private 238038 - Durham Light Infantry
Died 29th December 1918 aged 38

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P

Pigg, Michael (Stobart) (CWG Stone)
Gunner 129676 - Royal Field Artillery
Died 28th June 1917 aged 28 - Enlisted at Whitley Bay (Backworth) Interred at Bailleul
Proctor, Robert (CWG Stone)
Able S/man TZ/1515 - 2nd Reserve Battalion, R.N.V.R.
Died 23rd June 1916 aged 26 - Royal Naval Division - Tyneside

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Q

Quinn, William (CWG Stone)
Private 1491 - 9th Battalion, Durham L.I.
Died 4th August 1918 aged 27 - Died of wounds

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R

Rankin, Thomas (CWG Stone)
Private 43595 - Royal Defence Corps
Died 17th July 1917 aged 49 - 205th Protection Company. Drowned
Reidy, John (CWG Stone)
Gunner 23404 - Royal Garrison Artillery
Died 1st September 1920 aged 35 - Transferred to 642408 Labour Corps. Died of phthisis
Renshaw, William
Private - 21st Battalion, Northumberland Fus
Died 7th March 1919 aged 25
Rigby, John (CWG Stone)
Corporal 32290 - Durham Light Infantry
Died 30th November 1918 aged 21 - 3rd Battalion
Robertson, Herbert
Private - 2nd Battalion Borders, M.G.S.
Died 31st October 1914 aged 25 - Killed in action at Ypres
Robinson, John Walton
Died 28th February 1918 aged 38 - Killed in action, France
Robinson, William (CWG Stone)
Sapper 244238 - Royal Engineers
Died 17th July 1918 aged 22 - Died of wounds
Robson, Wilfred (CWG Stone)
Private 73786 - Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)
Died 23rd February 1919 aged 23 - Died of wounds
Rogers, Joseph (CWG Stone)
Corporal 202207 - 82nd Wing, Royal Air Force
Died 24th February 1919 aged 34 - Died of pneumonia
Ross, W (CWG Stone)
Private 16732 - 3rd Battalion, East Yorkshire Regt
Died 26th February 1919 aged 40
Rutherford, Thomas W (CWG Stone)
Private 17/362 - Northumberland Fusiliers
Died 12th September 1919 aged 33 - Died of nephritis

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S

Scott, E (CWG Stone)
Private 38598 - 3rd Battalion, Durham L.I.
Died 28th August 1916 aged 28
Simpson, Harold
Died 26th September 1916 aged 21 - Killed in action at Ypres
Smith, Harry F (CWG Stone)
Private 9256 - 1st Battalion,Northumberland Fus
Died 8th November 1914 aged 29 - Born at Northfleet Enlisted at Gravesend. Died in France & Flanders
Smith, Thomas (CWG Stone)
Private 16/590 - 16th Battalion,Northumberland Fus
Died 14th July 1916 - Born at Gateshead Enlisted at Newcastle. Died at home
Smith, Thomas (CWG Stone)
Private 2866 - Durham Light Infantry
Died 6th November 1915 aged 44
Southern, H (CWG Stone)
Stoker 1st K/43798 - HMS Victory, Royal Navy
Died 30th March 1922 - ) Double headstone
Southern, John (CWG Stone)
Private 27/1250 - Northumberland Fusiliers
Died 15th July 1916 - )
Stephenson, E.W.
Sapper - Royal Engineers
Died 20th September 1917 aged 21 - Interred at St Sever Cemetery, Rouen
Stevens, H (CWG Stone)
Petty Officer 228726 - HMS Warspite, Royal Navy
Died 9th March 1918
Stobart, Thomas Wm (CWG Stone)
E.R.A. M/20493 - HMS P37, Royal Navy
Died 29th September 1918 aged 25 - Died at Haslar Hospital, Portsmouth
Sutton, Henry Craggs (CWG Stone)
Private 43494 - 10th Battalion, K.O.Y.L.I.
Died 4th October 1917 aged 20 - Born and Enlisted at Gateshead. Interred between Polygon Wood & Routel Village
Swanston, R (CWG Stone)
Sapper 31614 - Royal Engineers
Died 6th January 1920 aged 50

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T

Tait, William Johnson
Engineer - Merchant Navy
Died 11th February 1918 aged 26 - Lost at sea through enemy action
Ternent, John (CWG Stone)
Private 16/496 - 16th Battalion,Northumberland Fus
Died 14th July 1916 aged 28 - Born and Enlisted at Newcastle. Killed in action, France & Flanders
Thompson, Herbert (CWG Stone)
Corporal R/19361 - Kings Royal Rifle Corps
Died 1st June 1917 aged 22 - 16th Battalion. Died of wounds
Thompson, Sidney
Lieutenant - 27th Squadron, Royal Air Force
Died 26th January 1919 aged 21
Thompson, Stephen (CWG Stone)
Private 16/1655 - 16th Battalion,Northumberland Fus
Died 17th August 1915 - Born at Durham Enlisted at Cramlington. Died at home
Thompson, T (CWG Stone)
Private 26/1269 - 8th Battalion,Northumberland Fus
Died 1st October 1916 aged 34
Tinsley, G.E. (CWG Stone)
Private 25148 - Durham Light Infantry
Died 15th April 1918
Toberty, Henry
Trooper - 1st Life Guards
Died 19th May 1918 aged 30 - Killed in action. Interred at Etaples
Tulley, Harvey O
Corporal - 1st Battalion, K.O.R.L.
Died 9th April 1917 aged 22 - Killed in action near Blansy, France
Turner, Alexander (CWG Stone)
Private 29358 - Northumberland Fusiliers
Died 12th April 1917 aged 33 - Transferred to TR5/40054, 80th Training Reserve Battalion

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U

Urwin, Alfred
Died 27th April 1917 aged 32 - Killed in action.
Urwin, George Hall (CWG Stone)
Private 17/877 - Northumberland Fusiliers
Died 19th April 1919 aged 38

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W

Watson, A (CWG Stone)
Corporal 751563 - Royal Field Artillery
Died 25th February 1920 aged 34 - R.A.Command Depot (Ripon)
Watson, Thomas (CWG Stone)
Private 18/251 - Northumberland Fusiliers
Died 2nd October 1916 aged 23
Whittle, George Robert (CWG Stone)
Sapper 44699 - Royal Engineers
Died 11th February 1919 aged 24 - 52nd H.A.G. Signal Sub Section. Died of pneumonia
Widdrington, Alexander (CWG Stone)
Private 376877 - 9th Battalion, Durham L.I.
Died 20th March 1919 aged 28 - Died of wounds (Gas)
Williams, Charles
Died 13th January 1918 aged 24 - Died of wounds, France
Williams, J.W. (CWG Stone)
Private 21005 - 14th Battalion, Yorkshire Regiment
Died 28th April 1916

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Y

Yeaman, C.H.
Second L/t - Durham Light Infantry
Died 15th September 1916 aged 26
Young, George N (CWG Stone)
Private 586308 - Labour Corps
Died 14th August 1919 aged 26 - 497th Home Service Employment Company. Died of sickness

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