John Liddle

John Liddle WW1


John Liddle was born 1895 at Coxhoe, Co. Durham. He was the son of Thomas and Margaret Liddle.

Army number: 2491. Rank: Private. Unit: 1/5th Battalion, Durham Light Infantry.

John died May 24, 1915, age 20, at the Battle of Bellewaarde Ridge. John is commemorated on the Menin Gate, Ypres, Panel 36 & 38.

John is also commemorated on the Coxhoe Memorial, Co. Durham.

John Liddle is a paternal relative of Joyce Malcolm of Newton Aycliffe.

Coxhoe War Memorial, Co. Durham

Coxhoe War Memorial


Menin Gate Ypres

Menin Gate, Ypres



Menin Gate at night

Menin Gate, Ypres, at night