Albert Bruce Cosgrove
Date of Birth9 September 1891
Course2 Years at Borough Road College, 1911-1913
Northumberland Fusiliers, 22nd Tyneside Scottish Battalion
Theatre of warEurope
Date of death31 May 1916
Buried/memorialFranvillers Communal Cemetery (Grave/Memorial reference: I. A. 1)
Second Lieutenant Albert Bruce Cosgrove was the son of John and Mary Elizabeth Cosgrove, of Old Elvet, Durham. He attended Borough Road College for 2 years before enlisting into Northumberland Fusiliers. Cosgrove was 24 when he died from wounds sustained following an incident with a grenade the day before the Battle of the Somme.