fusilier


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(formerly) a British infantryman armed with a light flintlock musket

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Private Graham soon became Fusilier Graham when he was transferred to the Royal Irish Fusiliers, who had lost a good proportion of their manpower on the beaches of Dunkirk.
With the Royal Irish Fusiliers, Fusilier Graham saw action in North Africa before losing his life in an ambush on Sicily towards the end of the campaign there.
privaTe cHarLeS FoSTer arKLe, 29, Northumberland Fusiliers, of Shiremoor, Northumberland.
corporaL roBerT JaMeS arMSTronG, 19, Northumberland Fusiliers, of Morpeth, Northumberland.
privaTe JoHn arnoLD, 35, Northumberland Fusiliers, of Newcastle.
privaTe THoMaS HicK arnoT, 37 Northumberland Fusiliers, of Newcastle.
privaTe WiLLiaM arreL, 22, Northumberland Fusiliers, of Newcastle.
privaTe GeorGe WiLLiaM aSKeW, 22, Northumberland Fusiliers, of Newcastle.
18, Royal Irish Fusiliers, of Washington Station, Co.
privaTe aDaM aTKinSon, 31, Northumberland Fusiliers, of Hebburn, Co.
privaTe JaMeS WiLLiaM aTKinSon, 34, Northumberland Fusiliers, of Alnmouth, Northumberland.
privaTe JoSepH BaiLeY, 39, Northumberland Fusiliers, of Bedlington Station, Northumberland.
privaTe JoHn aLeXanDer BarcLaY, 34, Northumberland Fusiliers, of Newcastle.
Lance corporaL JaMeS anTHonY BarreTT, 38, Northumberland Fusiliers, of Spennymoor, Co.
Lance corporaL DaviD MonTGoMerY DoUGLaSS Barron, 20, Northumberland Fusiliers, of Blyth, Northumberland.