The National Archives - Public Records Office (PRO), Kew
War Diary - 4th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers - PRO Ref: WO 95/2828 & WO 2590
War Diary - 149th Brigade - PRO Ref: WO 95/2826 & WO 95/2827
War Diary - 50th Division -
Medal Roll - Silver War Badge - PRO Ref :WO 329/3134 through to WO 329/3143
Medal Roll - Victory Medal - PRO Ref: WO 329/683 through to WO 329/731
Medal Roll - Territorial Force Medal - PRO Ref: WO 329/3261
Medal Index Cards
PRO Resources page
The British Library, Colindale, NW London
Hexham Courant 1914 - 1919
Hexham Herald 1914 - 1919
Newcastle Evening Chronicle 1915
Author's note: Microfiche or CD-ROM copies of local newspapers are usually held in larger libraries ie. Newcastle or Hexham
Author's note: The Reverend Wilfrid Callin was attached to the 4th Bn during 1918
(Author's note: Pte Norman Gladden served with the 7th Bn Northumberland Fusiliers, 149th Bde, 50th Divn)
(Author's note: 2nd Lt John Glubb was a regular soldier serving in the 7th Field Coy, Royal Engineers, attached to the 50th Divn).
HMSO. (1922) Soldiers Died in the Great War. His Majesty's Stationary Office. England.
HMSO. (1992) Officers Died in the Great War. His Majesty's Stationary Office. England.
MacMillan & Co. (1938) Official History of the War - Military Operations France & Belgium 1916. MacMillan & Co, St Martins St, London.
Northumberland Fusiliers. (1908-20) St Georges Gazette - The Northumberland Fusiliers Magazine.
The Army Council (1908) Regulations for the Territorial Force, and for County Associations, 1908. Reprint of Original Editionby The Naval & Military Press Ltd, Uckfield, East Sussex, England.
Colonel A.J Foster's Diary
Commonwealth War Graves Commission www.cwgc.org
Imperial War Museum www.iwm.org.uk
Naval & Military Press www.naval-military-press.com
The National Archives (Public Records Office) www.nationalarchives.gov.uk
The National Archives www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk
Tyneside Scottish Northumberland Fusiliers www.tyneside-scottish.co.uk
UK & Ireland Genealogy (GENUKI) www.genuki.org.uk
The Great War http://www.greatwar.co.uk
The Long Long Trail - The Story of the British Army in the Great War of 1914-1918 www.1914-1918.net/northfus.htm
The London Gazette: www.london-gazette.co.uk/
Army documents - Select link to view a selection of army papers held by fusilier families.
Letters - Many letters were published in local newspapers, particularly during the early months of the war. Copies of letters would be gratefully received.
Medals - Select link for examples
Photographs - Examples of photographs, in postcard form, appear at the head of most pages on this website.
Postcards - As above
Newspaper Articles - Select link for examples.