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Name:
William Humberstone
Casualty No.:
Initials:
W
Service No.:
25/269
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Age at Death:
38
Ranks:
Private
Unit:
25th Battalion (2nd Tyneside Irish) Northumberland Fusliers
Teesdale Township:
Place Enlisted:
Home Address:
The Green, Gainford
Civilian Employment:
Gardener. Previously a Steelworker, Miner and Stonemason
Cause of Death:
Date of Death:
1-January-1916
Place of Death:
Battles & Campaigns:
Locally Commemorated:
UK Commemorated:
St Mary's Gainford Chruchyard
Overseas Commemorated:
Buried:
Bapaume Post Military Cemetery, Albert Somme, France
Decoration and Medals:
Service :
Army
Service Records:
Death Notice/Obituary:
Family Details:
Notes:

Died on the first day of the Battle of the Somme. 

Images:
Sources:
Local Memorials: www.newmp.org.uk; Gainford's Fallen Tommies; Teesdale Townships: Teesdale Poor Law Union 1914; First Name: Gainford's Fallen Tommies; Last Name: Gainford's Fallen Tommies; Initials: Gainford's Fallen Tommies; Service: Gainford's Fallen Tommies; Ranks: Gainford's Fallen Tommies; Service Number: Gainford's Fallen Tommies; Unit: Gainford's Fallen Tommies; Age at Death: Gainford's Fallen Tommies; Home Address: Gainford's Fallen Tommies; Civilian Employment: Gainford's Fallen Tommies; Date of Death Day: Gainford's Fallen Tommies; Date of Death Month: Gainford's Fallen Tommies; Date of Death Year: Gainford's Fallen Tommies; Buried: Gainford's Fallen Tommies; Notes: Gainford's Fallen Tommies;