Lance Corporal William Suthern

Lance Corporal William Suthern, 1st/7th ( Territorial ) Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers attached to 1st/5th Duke of Wellingtons ( West Riding ) Regiment.  He was killed in action on 3rd September 1916, aged 23, during the Battle of the Somme. He was the son of John and Barbara Suthren of Berry Burn, Ancroft, Berwick-upon-Tweed and is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Thiepval, Somme, France. ( For fuller details see Ford and Etal War Memorial ).

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