District Notes

North Eastern Railway Memorial, York
James Pasby and Tony Harding have supplied the following information.

The North Eastern Railway Memorial for 1914-18 at York contains the names of the following connected with Derwentside District. The details are in columns headed - Name, Nature of civil employment, Place, Rank & Regiment or ship:

North Eastern Railway
N.E.R. men who have laid down
their lives for King and Country

Casey, J.; Police Constable; Consett; Pte.; Durham L.I.
Curry, J.; Rulleyman; Annfield Plain; Dorsets.
Hobday, A.; Platelayer; Blackhill; Sergt.; Nrthd. Fus.
Hutchinson, E. ; Clerk, Oper.; Annfield Plain; Pte.; East Yorks.
Jacques, W.; Platelayer; Blackhill; Pte.; Nrthd. Fus.
Ratcliffe, J.E.; Platelayer; Leadgate; Pte.; Nrthd. Fus.
Robinson, R.W.; Porter, Oper.; Blackhill; Corpl.; R.O.D., R.E.
Rust, R.; Lengthman; Tanfield; Pte.; Durham L.I.
Strong, T.; Gangman; Annfield Plain; Seaman; R.N.D.
Wainwright, R.; Porter, Oper.; Lanchester; Pte.; Durham L.I.
Whaley, R.A.; Gangman; Blackhill; Pte.; Nrthd. Fus.
Whiteman, M.; Gangman; Annfield Plain; Pte.; Nrthd. Fus.