Private William Grey

First World War

Private William Grey, 1st/5th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. He was killed in action in France on 25th March 1918, aged 26, during the German Spring Offensives. He was the son of George and Annie Grey of 25 Liddle Terrace, Widdington and the husband of Isabella Grey of 21 Weatherly Square, Berwick-upon-Tweed. At that time the Battalion were holding defensive positions near Harbonniers and were expecting further German attacks.