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ADDISON, Pte. Varlow, 13668 (1st Bn., South Staffs. Regt.); s. of John and Margaret Addison; lived at 28 Richmond Hill Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 25th September 1915 (21); comm. Loos Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4]

AIMES, Pte. Charles, 20887 (14th Bn., Royal Welsh Fusiliers); prob. lived at 20 Croft Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 22nd April 1916; bd. Rue-du-Bacquerot No. 1 Mil. Cem., Laventie. [1 as AIMES, C. C., 2, 3, 4]

AINSWORTH, L/Cpl. Joseph, 3/25066 (1st Bn., South Wales Borderers); s. of John and Fanny Ainsworth; lived at Stevenson Street East, Accrington; d.o.w. 24th January 1917 (19); bd. Contay Brit. Cem., Contay. [1, 2, 3, 4]

AIRTON, Pte. George, G/8419 (11th Bn., Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regt.)); s. of Richard and Eliza Jane Airton; husband of Mary Airton of 38 Maden Street, Accrington; d. 11th March 1917 (42); bd. Lijssenthoek Mil. Cem., Poperinge. [1, 2, 3]

AKRED, Pte. Herbert, 27892 (8th Bn., South Lancs. Regt.); husband of Agnes Akred; lived at 13 Percy Street, Accrington; d. 22nd July 1917 (27); bd. Belgian Battery Corner Cem., Ieper. [1, 2, 3, 4]

ALDERSON, Driver George Sedgwick, 700348 ('B' Bty. 210th Bde., Royal Field Artillery (Church Battery)); s. of George and Annie Alderson of 67 Fountain Street, Accrington; d. 23rd January 1918 (19); bd. Longuenesse (St. Omer) Souvenir Cem. [1 as ALDERSON, G., 2, 3, 4]

ALLEN, Pte. Herbert Stanley, 65398 (201st Bn., Machine Gun Corps (Inf); formerly 29147 East Lancs. Regt.); s. of Frederick Stanley Allan and Sarah Ann Allan; husband of Frances C. Allan; lived at 31 Spring Hill Road, Accrington; k.i.a. 27th May 1917 (24); bd. H.A.C. Cem., Ecoust-St. Mein. [1 as ALLAN, S., 2, 3, 4 as ALLAN, H. S.]

ALLEN, Pte. Joseph, 21665 (16th Bn., Cheshire Regt.); s. of Horace and Mary Allen of Accrington; d.o.w. 21st July 1916 (24); bd. La Neuville Brit. Cem, Corbie. [1, 2, 3, 4]

ALLEN, L/Cpl. William, 18003 (11th Bn. East Lancs. Regt.); s. of Horace and Mary Allen; husband of Mary A. Allen of 14 Annie Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 1st/2nd July 1916 (32); bd. Serre Road Cem. No. 3. [1, 2, 3, 4]

ALLERTON, Pte. W., 6456 (6th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at Accrington; d. 12th June 1916; bd. Basra War Cemetery. [1, 3, 4]

ALTHAM, Rifleman Edwin, S/7790 (7th Bn., Rifle Brigade); s. of Moses and Mary Ann Altham; lived at Lodge Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 18th August 1916 (21); comm. Thiepval Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4]

ALTHAM, Pte. Joseph, 41801 (10th Bn., Yorkshire Regt.; formerly 159936, Royal Field Artillery); s. of John and Ellen Altham; husband of Sarah Hannah Altham; lived at Baxenden; k.i.a. 11th April 1917 (38); comm. Arras Memorial. [2, 3, 4, not listed on 1]

ANDERSON, Pte. William, 31297 (1st Bn., The Loyal North Lancs. Regt.; formerly 40988 East Lancs. Regt.); s. of W. and M. Anderson; husband of Annie Anderson of 500 Manchester Road, Baxenden; k.i.a. 17th October 1918 (31); bd. Busigny Comm. Cem. Ext. [1, 2, 3, 4, also listed on 9]

ANDERTON, Pte. Alfred Ernest Lawrenson, 101394 (5th Field Amb., R.A.M.C.); lived at 11 Lonsdale Street, Accrington; d.o.w. 17th March 1918; bd. St. Sever Cem. Ext., Rouen. [1 as ANDERTON, A. E., 2, 3, 4]

ANDERTON, Cpl. John Henry, 5575 (69th Coy., Machine Gun Corps (Inf); formerly 5600 East Lancs. Regt.); lived at Baxenden; d.o.w. 14th July 1916; bd. Heilly Station Cem., Mericourt-L'Abbe. [1, 2, 3, 4, also listed on 9]

ARCHER, Pte. William John, 15213 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); s. of Alfred and Mary Ann Archer of Accrington; d.o.w. 13th November 1917 (21); bd. Aubigny Comm. Cem. Ext., Aubigny-en-Artois. [1, 3, 4, 30]

ASHCROFT, Pte. Walter, 32502 (1st Bn., King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regt.) transferred to (653984) 83rd Coy. Labour Corps); husband of Annie Ashcroft of 19 Hyndburn Street, Accrington; d. 10th November 1918 (34); bd. Etaples Mil. Cem. [1, 2, 3]

ASHWORTH, Gunner Arthur, 165472 (179th Siege Bty., Royal Garrison Artillery); s. of William and Rachel Ashworth; lived at 6 Nutter Road, Accrington; d.o.w. 7th June 1918 (36); bd. Ligny-St. Flochel Brit. Cem., Averdoingt. [1, 2, 3, 4]

ASHWORTH, Pte. George, 41797 (2nd/4th Bn., Lincolnshire Regt.; formerly 27214, East Lancs. Regt.); s. of Harry and Mary Ashworth of 47 Water Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 26th September 1917 (19); comm. Tyne Cot Memorial. [1, 3, 4, 30]

ASHWORTH, Pte. Herbert, 7227 (11th Bn., Royal Fusiliers; formerly 4086, Middlesex Regt.); lived at Accrington; d. 26th December 1916 (34); bd. Marcheville Comm. Cem. [1, 2, 3, 4]

ASHWORTH, Pte. Thomas, 26742 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); s. of John and Annie Ashworth of 214 Avenue Parade, Accrington; k.i.a. 27th March 1918 (24); comm. Arras Memorial. [3, 4, not listed on 1]

ASPDEN, Sgt. John Richard (Jack) M.M., S/7207 (8th Bn., Rifle Brigade); s. of William and Elizabeth Alice Aspden; husband of Alice Ann Aspden; k.i.a. 3rd October 1916 (32); bd. Le Fermont Mil. Cem., Riviere. [1, 2, 3, 4, also listed on 14]

ASPIN, Pte. William Robert, 15715 (18th Bn., Lancashire Fusiliers); lived at 61 Higher Antley Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 22nd August 1916; comm. Thiepval Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4, also listed on 71]

ASTIN, Pte. Joseph (Joe) Henry, 56490 (1st Bn., King's (Liverpool Regt.); formerly 27831 East Lancs. Regt.); lived at 114 Royds Street, Accrington; d.o.w. 29th March 1918; bd. Cabaret-Rouge Brit. Cem., Souchez. [1, 2, 3, 4]

ATKINSON, Pte. Henry, 203233 (1st/4th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. Accrington; lived at Burnley; k.i.a. 22nd September 1917; bd. New Irish Farm Cem., Ieper. [1, 3, 4]

ATKINSON, Sgt. James (Jim), 15913 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at 46 Claret Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 27th June 1917; comm. Arras Memorial. [1 as ATKINSON, J. L., 2, 3, 4]

ATKINSON, Pte. Thomas, 15399 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); s. of James and Ellen Atkinson of 23 Charter Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 1st or 3rd July 1916 (20); bd. Euston Road Cemetery, Colincamps. [1, 2, 3, 4]

ATTWELL, Pioneer John, 613104 (No. 3 Stores Sect., Royal Engineers); bro. of (Jack) Samuel and William Attwell; served in 3rd Bn., The King's (Liverpool Regt.) before January 1896; served 4th January 1896 to 3rd January 1908 as 5014 The Loyal North Lancs. Regt.; e. 28th August 1914 as 3271 The Loyal North Lancs. Regt.; dis. as medically unfit 21st June 1915; re-enlsied as SE29926 Army Veterinary Corps; dis. as medically unfit 28th January 1919; re-enlisted as 613104 Royal Engineers; drowned 31st January 1920; bd. Ration Farm Mil. Cem., La Chapelle-d'Armentieres. [3, 28, not listed on 1]

ATTWELL, Rifleman William, A/202620 (10th Bn., King's Royal Rifle Corps); bro. of John and (Jack) Samuel Attwell; lived at 21 Manor Street, Accrington; d. 2nd December 1917; comm. Cambrai Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4, 28, 30]

BACH, Pte. William Theodore, 35094 (16th Bn., Lancashire Fusiliers); lived at 44 Scaitcliffe Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 1st April 1917; bd. Savy Brit. Cem. [1, 2, 3, 4 as BACHE, W. T.]

BAILEY, Pte. Harry, 6276 (19th Bn., Australian Infantry, A. I. F.); b. Accrington, s. of William and Obedience Bailey of 30 Birch Terrace, Manchester Road, Baxenden; e. 31st October 1916 at Sydney; d.o.w. 6th June 1918 (31) at 20th Casualty Clearing Station; bd. Vignacourt Brit. Cem. [1, 2, 3, 29, also listed on 9]

BAILEY, L/Cpl. William, 15215 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at 165 Burnley Road, Accrington; k.i.a. 24th September 1916; bd. Brown's Road Mil. Cem., Festubert. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BAINES, Pte. John William, 15107 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); s. of Albert and Mary Jane Baines; native of Accrington; d.o.w. 7th July 1916 (22); bd. Beauval Comm. Cem. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BALDWIN, Pte. Joseph, 15602 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); s. of Richard and Isabella A. Baldwin; lived at 75 Devonshire Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 27th March 1918 (23); comm. Arras Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BAMBER, Pte. Ashworth, 32073 (2nd Bn., King's Own Scottish Borderers; formerly 025396 Royal Army Ordnance Corps); s. of John and Elizabeth Ann Bamber; lived at 58 Spencer Street, Accrington; d.o.w. 18th April 1918 (23); bd. Tannay Brit. Cem., Thiennes. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BANKS, Pte. Roland, 15216 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); s. of Robert and Eliza Banks of 6 Aitken Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 1st July 1916 (22); comm. Thiepval Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BARDSLEY, L/Cpl. William Matthew, 10679 (23rd Bn., Royal Fusiliers); s. of Joshua and Emma Bardsley of Accrington; husband of Emma Bardsley; k.i.a. 13th November 1916 (31); bd. Serre Road Cem. No. 2. [1, 3, 4]

BARNES, Pte. George Worswick, 15217 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); husband of Priscilla Barnes of 44 Robert Nuttall Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 2nd July 1916; comm. Thiepval Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BARNES, Pte. James, 2628 (8th Regt., South African Infantry); husband of Elizabeth Ann Barnes of 42 Burnley Road, Huncoat, Accrington; d. 16th May 1916 (53); bd. Dar es Salaam War Cem., Tanzania. [1, 2, 3]

BARNES, Pte. James, 15788 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); son of John Barnes; lived at 55 Garbett Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 1st July 1916 (23); comm. Thiepval Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4, also listed on 71]

BARNES, Pte. James, 21304 (7th Bn., Wiltshire Regt.); lived at 28 Rutland Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 16th or 18th October 1918; bd. Pommereuil Brit. Cem. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BARNES, Pte. John Richard, 11923 (6th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at 35 Union Street, Accrington; d. 9th April 1916; bd. Amara War Cem., Iraq. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BARNES, Pte. Thomas (Tom) Charles Warburton, 18918 (2nd Bn., Coldstream Guards); lived at 25 Park Road, Accrington; k.i.a. 9th October 1917; comm. Tyne Cot Memorial. [1 as BARNES, T., 2, 3]

BARON, Pte. Harry, 38792 (1st Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); husband of Florry Baron of 14 Cedar Street, Accrington; d.o.w. 30th June 1918 (31); bd. Aire Comm. Cem. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BARRETT, T. S.; see BARRITT, Tom Saunders.

BARRITT, Pte. Tom Saunders, 58975 (24th (Pembroke and Glamorgan Yeomanry) Bn., Welsh Regiment; formerly 4148 5th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); s. of Joseph and Annie Elizabeth Barritt; lived at 194 Higher Antley Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 1st December 1917 (24); bd. Jerusalem War Cem. [1 as BARRETT, 2, 3, 4]

BARTHOLOMEW, Sgt. Ernest, L/167 (64th Bde., Royal Field Artillery); s. of Alfred Bartholomew; husband of Rebecca Bartholomew of 7 Ranger Street, Accrington; d.o.w. 4th August 1917 (31); bd. Mendinghem Mil. Cem., Poperinge. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BATCHELOR, Pte. Herbert C., 25736 (2nd Bn., Lancs. Fusiliers; formerly 137486 Royal Field Artillery); s. of Herbert and Lois Batchelor of 64 Scaitcliffe Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 3rd May 1917 (22); comm. Arras Memorial. [1, 3, 4]

BATES, Pte. Thomas Henry, 60141 (15th Bn., Royal Welsh Fusiliers; formerly 27775 East Lancs. Regt.); lived at Accrington; k.i.a. 4th August 1917; comm. Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Ieper. [1, 3, 4, also listed on 9]

BEAGHAN, Pte. David, 15316 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at 24 Park Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 1st July 1916; comm. Thiepval Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BEAGHAN, Pte. George, S/2447 (7th Bn., Seaforth Highlanders); s. of Thomas and Nancy Beaghan of 120 Richmond Hill Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 14th April 1917 (22); bd. Athies Comm. Cem. Ext. [1, 2, 3, 4 as BEAGHAM, G.]

BEAGHAN, Pte. Tom, 55169 (1st Bn., Worcestershire Regt.; formerly 57629 Cheshire Regt.); s. of George William and Alice Beaghan; lived at 16 Milnshaw Lane, Accrington; d.o.w. 29th April 1918 (21); bd. Crouy Brit. Cem., Crouy-sur-Somme. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BEARD, Pte. Harry, 36796 (7th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); s. of Mrs. Mary Ann Beard; lived at Accrington; k.i.a. 1st November 1917 (19); comm. Tyne Cot Memorial. [1, 3, 4, 30]

BECKETT, Pte. Samuel, 256311 (1st Canadian Mounted Rifles (Saskatchewan Regt.)); b. 14th May 1881 at Accrington, s. of Charles and Maria Beckett; farmer of Regina, Saskatchewan; d. 29th September 1918 (36); bd. Raillencourt Comm. Cem. Ext. [1, 2, 3, 6]

BEECH, Pte. Ernest, 235675 (2nd/4th Bn., Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regt.)); lived at 48 Haywood Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 25th August 1918; comm. Vis-en-Artois Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BELL, Pte. Joseph, 17882 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at Accrington; k.i.a. 1st/2nd July 1916; comm. Thiepval Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BENTLEY, Sgt. Oswald, 15002 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); s. of John Bentley; lived at 11 Lister Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 27th March 1918 (34); comm. Arras Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BERRY, Pte. Tom, 32276 (2nd Bn., South Lancs. Regt.; formerly 37344 East Lancs. Regt.); s. Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Berry of 82 Frederick Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 1st August 1917 (23); comm. Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Ieper. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BEVINS, Pte. Richard, 12399 ('B' Coy. 9th Bn., Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)); s. of John Edward and Ellen Bevins; lived at Percy Street, Accrington; d.o.w. 15th July 1916 (21); bd. Corbie Comm. Cem. Ext. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BIBBY, Able Seaman John, J/50577 (H.M.S. Cordelia, Royal Navy) ; s. of Alice Ann Bibby; lived at 198 Richmond Hill, Accrington; d. 20th November 1918; comm. Plymouth Naval Memorial. [1, 2, 3]

BICKERSTAFFE, L/Cpl. Edwin M.M., 44581 (12th Bn., Manchester Regt.; formerly 26505 East Lancs. Regt.); lived at Accrington; d.o.w. 8th September 1918; bd. St. Sever Cem. Ext., Rouen. [1, 3, 4]

BIRCH, Pte. William, 24283 (7th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at Accrington; k.i.a. 21st August 1916; bd. Kemmel Chateau Mil. Cem. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BIRD, Sgt. Fred, 43151 (17th Bn., Manchester Regt.; formerly 15220 11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); s. of John and Catherine Bird of 30 Nelson Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 23rd April 1917 (22); comm. Arras Memorial. [1, 3, 4]

BIRTWELL, Gunner James Grimshaw, 12170 ('A' Bty., 317th Bde., Royal Field Artillery); lived at Accrington; d.o.w. 28th March 1917; bd. Roclincourt Valley Cem. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BIRTWISTLE, L/Cpl. Alfred, 18035 (2nd Bn., Royal Scots Fusiliers); s. of John James and Sarah Elizabeth Birtwistle of 53 Sultan Street, Accrington; d.o.w. 16th March 1916 (20); bd. Corbie Comm. Cem. [1, 2, 3, 4, 30]

BIRTWISTLE, J. J. [1, not found in 3 or 4. (Most likely a duplicate entry for John William BIRTWISTLE, with a mistake on the middle initial.)]

BIRTWISTLE, Sgt. John William M.M., 17864 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); s. of Henry and Martha Ellen Birtwistle; husband of Nancy Birtwistle of 42 Willows Lane, Accrington; k.i.a. 28th June 1918 (28); bd. Le Grand Hasard Mil. Cem., Morbecque. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BIRTWISTLE, Pte. Richard, 15109 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); k.i.a. 21st April 1918; lived at Accrington; bd. Cinq Rues Brit. Cem. [1, 3, 4]

BIRTWISTLE, Pte. Robert, 10658 (1st Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); s. of Joseph Birtwistle; husband of Louisa Birtwistle of Accrington; k.i.a. 3rd November 1914 (24); comm. Ploegsteert Memorial. [1, 3, 4]

BLACK, Pte. George Edward, 1376 (1st/5th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); s. of George Edward and Elizabeth Black; husband of Elizabeth Black; lived at Arnold Street or 55 Dowry Street, Accrington; d.o.w. 26th June 1915 (22); bd. Lancashire Landing Cem., Gallipoli. [1 as G. L. BLACK, 2, 3, 4]

BLACKBURN, Pte. Thomas, 141644 (12th Bn., Machine Gun Corps (Inf); formerly 19414 Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry); s. of Mr. W. H. and Mrs. M. E. Blackburn; lived at Accrington; k.i.a. 5th April 1918 (19); comm. Pozieres Memorial. [1, 3, 4]

BLUNDELL, Sapper Fred, WR/552858 (formerly 200824) (Inland Water Transport, Royal Engineers); lived at 36 Haywood Street, Accrington; d. 6th July 1918; bd. Basra War Cem., Iraq. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BOARDLEY, A. J.; see BORDLEY, Pte. Arthur James.

BOLITHO, Pte. Percival (Percy), 43152 (17th Bn., Manchester Regt.; formerly 25046 East Lancs. Regt.); s. of John H. and Mary Bolitho of 24 Tremellen Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 17th October 1916 (23); comm. Thiepval Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BOLTON, Rifleman Fred, R/10808 (2nd Bn., King's Royal Rifle Corps); lived at 48 Sharples Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 26th November 1915; comm. Loos Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BOLTON, Capt. Harry Hargreaves (1st/5th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 9th February 1886 at Accrington, eldest s. of Henry Hargreaves Bolton and Florence Eliza Bolton; m. Helen Oliver Drew 1st June 1911; lived at High Brake, Huncoat; aptd. Capt. 5th Bn., East Lancs. Regt. 25th July 1911; d.o.w. 24th May 1915 (29); comm. Helles Memorial, Gallipoli. [1, 3, 4, 8, 24, also listed on 10 and 11]

BOLTON, Pte. Jack, 31199 (1st/5th Bn., The Loyal North Lancs. Regt.; formerly 40120 East Lancs. Regt.); s. of Thomas and Margaret Bolton; lived at 9 Park Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 10th September 1918 (25); bd. Queant Comm. Cem. Brit. Ext. [1, 2, 3, 4, also listed on 9]

BOLTON, Lt. John (1st/5th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 6th January 1889 at Accrington, 2nd s. of Henry Hargreaves Bolton and Florence Eliza Bolton; aptd. 2/Lt. 5th Bn., East Lancs. Regt. 19th June 1913; aptd. Lt. 6th May 1915; d.o.w. 4th June 1915 (26); bd. Twelve Tree Copse Cem., Gallipoli. [1, 3, 4, 21, 24, also listed on 11]

BOLTON, Capt. Maurice Baldwin M.C. (1st/5th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 1st January 1892 at Accrington, 3rd s. of Henry Hargreaves Bolton and Florence Eliza Bolton; gazetted to 11th Bn., Manchester Regt. 22nd August 1914; aptd. Capt. May 1915; transferred to East Lancs. Regt. July 1915; d. 26th March 1918 in a German hospital at le Cateau of wounds received 21st March (26); bd. Le Cateau Mil. Cem. [1, 3, 4, 7, 24, also listed on 11]

BOLTON, Driver Thomas, 56726 ("D" Bty. 102nd Bde., Royal Field Artillery); s. of Solomon Bolton; husband of Martha Jane Bolton; lived at 52 Water Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 28th July 1916 (32); bd. Delville Wood Cem., Longueval. [1, 2, 3, 4, 33]

BOND, Pte. Harry Hargreaves, 67715 (2nd/4th Bn., Devonshire Regt.); s. of James and Elizabeth Bond; lived at 21 Turkey Street, Accrington; d. 30th December 1917 (19); bd. Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cem., Egypt. [1, 2, 3, 4, also listed on 9]

BOND, Pte. Thomas, 9870 (8th Bn., Seaforth Highlanders); s. of Thomas Edward and Margaret Alice Bond of 39 Nutter Road, Accrington; k.i.a. 31st December 1917 (20); bd. Level Crossing Cem., Fampoux. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BOOTH, Pte. Benjamin, 25448 (9th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at Accrington; d. 30th July 1917; bd. Salonika (Lembet Road) Mil. Cem., Greece. [3, 4, not listed on 1]

BOOTH, Pte. Frederick (Fred), 23313 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); s. of Frederick and Maria Booth; lived at 16 Park Street, Accrington; d. 16th August 1917 (25); bd. Etaples Mil. Cem. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BOOTH, Pte. George, 18044 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at Accrington; k.i.a. 22nd July 1916 (34); comm. Ploegsteert Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BORDLEY, Pte. Arthur James, 241029 (1st/5th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at Accrington; k.i.a. 20th October 1918; bd. Belle Vue Brit. Cem., Briastre. [1 as BOARDLEY, A. J., 3, 4]

BORICK, Pte. Percy, 240357 (1st/5th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); s. of Edward and Sarah Alice Borick; lived at Accrington; k.i.a. 18th October 1917 (19); bd. Coxyde Mil. Cem. [1, 3, 4]

BOWDEN, L/Cpl. James, 240809 (1st/5th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at 5 Marton Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 30th August 1918; bd. Beaulencourt Brit. Cem., Ligny-Thilloy. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BOWERS, Pte. William, 15790 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at 24 Empress Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 1st/2nd July 1916; comm. Thiepval Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BRADLEY, Cpl. Charles Harold, L/22 ("B" Bty., 163rd Bde., Royal Field Artillery); s. of George and Annie Bradley of Accrington; d.o.w. 29th July 1916 (35); bd. Corbie Comm. Cem. Ext. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BRADLEY, Sgt. John, 5992 ("D" Coy. 12th Bn., Lancs. Fusiliers); s. of John and Mary Bradley; husband of Elizabeth Henrietta Bradley; lived at Accrington; k.i.a. 22nd April 1918 (37); comm. Doiran Memorial, Greece. [1, 3, 4]

BRADLEY, Pte. Joseph, 401119 (2nd Bn., Manchester Regt.; formerly 19350 South Wales Borderers); s. of Thomas and Sarah Bradley; lived at Accrington; d.o.w. 8th September 1917 (18); bd. Zuydcoote Mil. Cem. [1, 3, 4]

BRADLEY, Sgt. William, 3930 (1st Bn., The Loyal North Lancs. Regt.); k.i.a. 13th September 1914; comm. La Ferte-sous-Jouarre Memorial. [1, 3, 4]

BRADSHAW, 2/Lt. Henry Herbert (74th Field Coy., Royal Engineers); s. of Ernest Jones Bradshaw and Selina Mary Bradshaw; husband of Catherine Bradshaw; lived at 80 Arden Terrace, Accrington; k.i.a. 22nd July 1917 (29); bd. Brandhoek Mil. Cem., Ieper. [1 as BRADSHAW, H., 2, 3, 4, also listed on 11 and 12]

BRADY, Deck Hand Charles William, 3247DA (H. M. Drifter Datum, Royal Naval Reserve); d. 26th October 1916; comm. Chatham Naval Memorial, Kent. [1 as BRADY, C., 2, 3]

BRAMLEY, A. [1, not found in 3 or 4]. (The inclusion of A. BRAMLEY on the Oak Hill Park War Memorial may have been an error. 25115 L/Cpl. Arthur Bramley served with the Royal Army Medical Corps and survived the war. Information courtesy of Richard Eccles.)

BRANDON, Pte. Thomas (Tom), 5855; ("B" Coy., 1st Bn., East Lancashire Regt.); s. of John Andrew and Alice Brandon; lived at Baxenden; k.i.a. 13th May 1915 (33); comm. Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Ieper. [1, 2, 3, 4, also listed on 9]

BRECKELL, Pte. Walter, 21316 (1st Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at Accrington; k.i.a. 1st July 1916; comm. Thiepval Memorial. [3, 4, not listed on 1]

BRENNAN, Cpl. Frank, 6379 (7th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); s. of Robert and Annie Brennan; lived at 4 Park Road, Accrington; k.i.a. 18th December 1915 (18); bd. St. Vaast Post Mil. Cem., Richebourg-l'Avoue. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BRIDGE, Pte. Henry (Harry), 81100 (5th Bn., Canadian Infantry (Saskatchewan Regt.)); s. of Henry and Jane Bridge; husband of Nancy Ann Bridge; k.i.a. 21st July 1916 (34); comm. Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 68]

BRIGGS, Pte. George, 140024 (20th Bn., Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regt.)); s. of Joseph and Hannah Briggs of Accrington; d. 29th April 1916 (32); bd. Etaples Mil. Cem. [1, 2, 3]

BRIGGS, Sgt. Richard Hargreaves, 977 (1st/5th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); s. of James Yates Briggs and Millicent Briggs of 61 Stanley Street, Accrington; d.o.w. 19th or 31st May 1915 (26); bd. Lancashire Landing Cem., Gallipoli. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BRIGGS, L/Cpl. Walter, 15223 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); s. of Elizabeth Briggs of 347 Blackburn Road, Accrington; k.i.a. 1st/2nd July 1916; comm. Thiepval Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BRIMLOW, Sgt. Samuel, 19282 (11th Bn., Cheshire Regt.); s. of Samuel and Esther Annie Brimlow; lived at 29 Robert Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 27th October 1917 (22); bd. Cambrin Mil. Cem. [1, 2, 3, 4, 30]

BROADBENT, Pte. James (Royal Field Artillery); lived at 36 Robert Nuttall Street, Accrington. [1, 2, not found in 3 or 4. (William John Broadbent of the Royal Field Artillery who lived at 36 Robert Nuttall Street had a younger brother named James, but no trace of him has been found after the 1901 Census.)]

BROADLEY, Pte. Fred, 17839 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); s. of Mrs. Alice Broadley; lived at Accrington; k.i.a. 1st/2nd July 1916 (17); comm. Thiepval Memorial. [1, 3, 4]

BROADLEY, Pte. Harry, G/51588 (13th Bn., Royal Fusiliers); s. of William Joseph and Minnie Broadley; husband of Zittie Broadley of 17 Corporation Street, Accrington; d. 9th April 1917 (33); bd. Monchy Brit. Cem., Monchy-le-Preux. [1, 2, 3]

BROADLEY, Pte. Owen, 10995 (2nd Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); s. of William Joseph and Minnie Broadley; lived at 54 Sultan Street, Accrington; d.o.w. 11th June 1918 (21); bd. Marfaux Brit. Cem. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BROADLEY, L/Cpl. Thomas (Tom), 15111 (7th Bn., East Lancs. Regt., formerly 11th Bn.); s. of William Joseph and Minnie Broadley; lived at 54 Sultan Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 2nd August 1917 (22); comm. Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Ieper. [1, 2, 3, 4, 30]

BROMLEY, Pte. Albert, 43187 (3rd Bn., Worcestershire Regt.; formerly 44701 South Lancs. Regt.); s. of Mr. and Mrs. R. Bromley of 96 Water Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 3rd September 1918 (19); bd. St. Vaast Post Mil. Cem., Richebourg-l'Avoue. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BROMLEY, Pte. John Robert, M2/137096 (Royal Army Service Corps); b. 1892 at Homer, Shropshire, s. of Samuel Bromley; lived (1911) at 59 Whalley Road, Accrington; e. 16th October 1915 at Sunderland; m. Amy Moffat 17th August 1917 at Stockton; dis. (nephritis) 13th June 1919; d. (nephritis) at 134 Hastings Street, Hendon, Sunderland 26th November 1919 (27); bd. Haverton Hill (St. John) Churchyard, Stockton-on-Tees. [1, 3, 58, 74]

BROWN, Pte. Donald N., 11285 (4th Bn., Coldstream Guards); s. of John and Alice M. Brown; lived at 16 Mason Street, Accrington; d.o.w. 27th July 1918 (26); bd. Cabaret-Rouge Brit. Cem., Souchez. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BROWN, F. [1, not found in 4]

BROWN, J. W. [1, not found in 4]

BROWN, Pte. William, 36523 (1st Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); s. of Richard and Deborah Brown of 58 Westwood Street, Accrington; d. 2nd March 1917 (19); bd. Bray Mil. Cem. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BUCKLEY, Sgt. Fred, 15982 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at Augusta Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 14th November 1917; bd. Roclincourt Mil. Cem. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BURTON, Pte. Joseph Wilfred, 7025 (1st Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); s. of Burton and Elizabeth Burton; lived at Accrington; k.i.a. 1st July 1916 (37); bd. Hawthorn Ridge Cem. No.1, Beaumont Hamel. [3, 4, not listed on 1]

BURY, Pte. Albert, 15493 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at 58 St. James's Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 1st July 1916; comm. Thiepval Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4]

BURY, Pte. David Baldwin, M/376202 (No.5 Mob. Coy. (Bulford), Royal Army Service Corps); s. of William Henry and Sarah Bury; d. 3rd March 1919 (25); bd. Accrington Cem. [1, 3, not found in 4]

BURY, Lt. John (East Lancs. Bde., Royal Field Artillery); b. 4th August 1893, s. of Alderman Arthur Smith Bury, J.P. and Amy Althea Bury of Arden Hall, Accrington; k.i.a. 5th July 1915 (21); comm. Helles Memorial, Gallipoli. [1 as BURY, L., 2, 3, 4, 22, 70]

BURY, L/Cpl. Percy, 15224 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 20th October 1890 at Scunthorpe, s. of Arthur and Clara Bury; lived at 9 Cross Street, Accrington; e. 16th September 1914; m. Mary (Molly) Saul 13th February 1915 at St. James' Church, Accrington; k.i.a. 1st July 1916; comm. Thiepval Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, also listed on 9]

BUTTERWORTH, Cpl. John Thomas, 21133 (11th Coy., Machine Gun Corps (Inf); formerly 10363 East Lancs. Regt.); s. of Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Butterworth; lived at 41 Burnley Road, Accrington; d.o.w. 4th October 1917 (25); bd. Dozinghem Mil. Cem., Poperinge. [1 as BUTTERWORTH, J., 2, 3, 4]

BUTTERWORTH, Cpl. Walter, 995 (1st/5th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); s. of Isaac and Alice Butterworth; lived at 22 Bridge Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 4th June 1915 (26); bd. Twelve Tree Copse Cem., Gallipoli. [1, 2, 3, 4]

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