In 1819 the The Newcastle Regiment of Yeomanry Cavalry was raised & in 1876, the regiment was renamed the Northumberland (Hussars) Yeomanry Cavalry.
The Commonwealth War Graves Commission has 74 recorded WW1 deaths for the Northumberland Hussars.
CHERRINGTON, Frank Gordon. Trumpeter, 326764. Northumberland Hussars. Bronfay Farm Military Cemetery, Bray-sur-Somme, France. 22-08-1918. Age 17. Son of Eleanor Cherrington of Bearwood Road, Smethwick, Staffordshire, UK. & the late W.H. Cherrington.
COATSWORTH, David. Private, H/270826. 1st/1st, Northumberland Hussars. Rocquigny-Equancourt Road British Cemetery, Manancourt, Somme, France. 22-12-1917. Age 22. Son of J.W. & Isabel Coatsworth of The Cottage, Low Worsall, Yarm, Yorkshire, UK. Native of West Rounton, Northallerton, Yorkshire, UK.
CCUNNINGHAM, Frank Leonard. Trooper, 319. 1st/1st, Northumberland Hussars. Wimereux Communal Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France. 01-10-1915. Age 28. Son of Joseph Thomas Cunningham M.A.Oxon. & Sophie Ingo Cunningham of Chiswick, London, UK. Graduate of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers.
HUTCHINSON, Alfred. Private, 858. Northumberland Hussars. Boulogne Eastern Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France. 12-11-1914. Age 27. Son of Henry & Margaret Hutchinson of Ruffside, Riding Mill-on-Tyne, Northumberland, UK.
JOHNSTON, George. Private, 270820. "A" Squadron, 1st, Northumberland Hussars. Etaples Military Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France. 15-02-1919. Age 24. Son of George Robert & Mary Ann Johnston of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK.