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4 September 1916 : Pte Edgar William Burn

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Son of Roger and Georgina Burn, of Dodd's Lane, Alnwick, born 3 June 1894 in Eglingham, Northumberland. After schooling, Edgar became a watchmaker and apprentice dealer with T.M. Wilcox of Market Place, Alnwick. He had two younger brothers, Herbert Thomas and John. Edgar enlisted in Newcastle on Tyne. He joined the Northumberland Fusiliers, and w…


‘Tribute to the Fallen, 1914-1920: Men of Alnwick, Amble, Rothbury and Wooler districts’.

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'Tribute to the Fallen'  is thorough and respectful to the men remembered and set out generously across the pages. This is a big book. For this reason it is so easy to browse and reference. One of those photographs of someone holding the book is required to show its scale. 'Tribute to the Fallen' honours men from the wide Alnwick area of north, no…