William, James, George and Edwin Lockie

William Raymond Lockie was born 15 July, 1901 in Aycliffe. He was the son of William Lockie (1861 - 1928) and Barbara Tarbit (1864 - 1927).

In the 1911 census the family was living at 20, Armstrong Ct., Saltwell Road, Benshaw, Gateshead. William Lockie senior was a Railway Signalman. William junior was the youngest of 3 brothers.

In the Absent Voters' List of October 1918 the family is back in North Aycliffe and 4 brothers served.

William's address was Monks' End, and he was Private 39137, Army Service Corps.

James Lockie was Private 309287, Royal Engineers.

George Lockie was Private 911507, 46 Canadians.

Edwin Charles Lockie was Pioneer 312562, I.W. Docks, R.E.

William died in 1980.