Frederick Byrne


Sergeant in the 1st/5th Battalion Northumberland Fuesiliers


37 Stoney Lane, Southwick, Sunderland

Evidence of Identification

James Byrne gave evidence in the case of Sergeant Byrne, his brother and said the deceased was a Sergeant in the Northumberland Fusiliers stationed at Wallsend. He was a married ma. He was going to catch the connection at Tyne Dock to go to Wallsend. The Witness recognised a cigarette case, on which was a monogram. Sergeant Byrne had been wounded at the front, recuperating and doing military training at Newcastle.


Medal Rolls List, 1914 -15 Star, Victory Medal, and British War Medal

Joined the B.E.F in France on 20-01-1915

Census 1911

Birthplace : Leacombe, Cheshire

Address: 47 Fisher Street, Low Walker Newcastle

Frederick Byrne  Aged 34

Eliza Ellen Byrne  Aged 34

Kathleen Byrne      Aged 22


Death Register 

Frederick Byrne Birth Date Jan 1877 Date of Registration March 1916 Registration district S/S Durham


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