Parish Notes

Fusiliers Museum of Northumberland, Alnwick Castle.
Among items in this museum are:

Photograph of a memorial in France to members of R.N.F. who died defending the ship M.V. "Felix Roussel" in 1939-45

Certificate issued to all families made out in the name of: Lieut. Walter Lamb, 22nd Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers.

Steam engine nameplate “The Old Contemptibles” was handed to the Museum in November 2002. It joins three others. Two are named after Pte. Skyes (?Sykes) and Private Wood of the Royal Northumberland Fusiliers. The other has the name “The Royal Northumberland Fusiliers". Northumberland Gazette 28/11/2002 carries the report.