Title - Rishton Roll of Honour 1914-1919, A-K

ABBOT, W. [14]

ADAMS, J. R. [14]; prob. ADAMS, Cpl. Jos. (16th Bn., Cheshire Regt.); lived at 73 Talbot Street, Rishton. [2]

ADAMS, Pte. Percy John, 23648 (1st Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. Blackburn, s. of Joseph James Adams and Jessamine Adams; husband of Sarah Elizabeth Adams of Fall River, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; d.o.w. 19th October 1917 (30); bd. St. Sever Cem. Ext., Rouen. [3, 4, 14, 52, 58]

AINSWORTH, Pte. Arthur, 27404 (8th Bn., Border Regt.; formerly 23123 East Lancs. Regt.); lived at 24 Burton Street, Rishton; k.i.a. 21st October 1916. [2, 4, 14]

ANDERSON, Pte. Samuel; lived at High Street, Rishton. [2, 14]

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 of 50 Chapel St., Rishton; k.i.a. 3rd October 1916 (32); bd. Le Fermont Mil. Cem., Riviere. [3, 4, 14, also listed on 1]

ASPIN, Cpl. Thomas, 35611 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at Rishton; k.i.a. 28th June 1917. [4, not listed on 14]

ASPINALL, Cpl. Harry (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at 62 Cliffe Street, Rishton. [2, 14]

ASPINALL, Pte. James Albert, 27343 (2nd Bn., South Lancs. Regt.); lived at Rishton; k.i.a. 21st October 1916. [4, 14]

BAILEY, H. [14]

BALDERSTONE, Pte. James, 45129 (2nd Bn., Royal Irish Fusiliers; formerly 28146 East Lancs. Regt.); lived at Rishton; d.o.w. 2nd October 1918. [4, 14]

BANKS, Pte. Arthur, 242483 (2nd/6th Bn., Lancs. Fusiliers); lived at Rishton; d.o.w. 16th June 1917. [4, 14]

BANKS, Pte. John Henry, 23775 (2nd Bn., Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regt.); formerly 29008 Northumberland Fusiliers); lived at Rishton; k.i.a. 12th October 1916. [4, not listed on 14]

BARLOW, E. [14]

BARNES, L/Cpl. George, 15479 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at 28 Clifton Street, Rishton; k.i.a. 2nd July 1916. [2, 4, 14]

BARNES, H. [14]

BARNES, Pte. James Richard, 32465 (8th Bn., Border Regt.); lived at Rishton; k.i.a. 10th April 1918. [4, 14]

BARNES, J. [14]

BARNES, J. (Winnipeg) [14]

BARON, Pte. William, 15478 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at Rishton; d. 25th March 1916. [4, 14]

BERRYMAN, Pte. John Arthur, 90208 (Machine Gun Corps (Inf)); lived at Rishton; d.o.w. 28th August 1917. [2, 4, 14]

BOUMPHREY, H. [14]

BRIDGE, H. [14]

BUXTON, C. [14]; prob. BURTON, L/Cpl. Charles, 277577 (2nd/7th Bn., Manchester Regt.); lived at Rishton; k.i.a. 9th October 1917. [2, 4]

BURTON, Pte. John Thomas, 22315 (9th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at Rishton; d.o.w. 27th March 1917. [4, 14 as BURTON, J.]

BUTTERWORTH, Pte. Joseph, 27342 (2nd Bn., South Lancs. Regt.); lived at Rishton; k.i.a. 22nd March 1918. [4, 14]

CADMAN, Pte. Thomas (19th Canadians); lived at Rishton. [2, 14]

CARTER, A/Sgt. Vincent, S/3806 (13th Bn., Rifle Brigade); lived at 56 Hermitage Street, Rishton; k.i.a. 11th April 1917. [2, 4, 14]

CHADWICK, J. H. [14]

CLARKSON, A. [14]

CLAYTON, Pte. William, 26841 (6th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at 33 Knowles Street, Rishton; d.o.w. 24th December 1916. [2, 4, 14]

CLEGG, H. [14]

CLARE, Pte. H. F. (1st Borderers); lived at 47 Lord Street, Rishton. [2, 14]

CLEMENTS, J. [14]

CONWAY, Pte. Arthur P., 15194 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at 3 Harwood Road, Rishton; k.i.a. 2nd July 1916. [2, 4, 14]

CONWAY, Pte. Thomas, 302384 (1st/5th Bn., Manchester Regt.); lived at Rishton; k.i.a. 2nd September 1918. [4, 14]

COTTAM, Pte. Dennis, G/6201 (8th Bn., Queens's Own (Royal West Kent Regt.)); s. of Elizabeth Cottam; lived at Rishton; k.i.a. 26th September 1915 (20); comm. Loos Memorial. [2, 3, 4, 14]

COWBURN, H. [14]

COWELL, Rifleman Enoch, R/2676 (10th Bn., King's Royal Rifle Corps); lived at Rishton; k.i.a. 19th September 1917. [4, 14]

COWELL, F. [14]

CULSHAW, H. [14]

CUNLIFFE, C. L. [14]; prob. CUNLIFFE, Pte. Leonard, 11836 (1st Bn., Coldstream Guards); lived at Hawthorn Street, Rishton; k.i.a. 18th December 1915. [2, 4]

CUNLIFFE, E. [14]

DARLINGTON, W. [14]

DAVENPORT, 2/Lt. R. (East Lancs. Regt.); lived at 28 Commercial Street, Rishton. [2, 14]

DAY, Sgt. John William, 17199 (7th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at Rishton; k.i.a. 5th August 1917. [2, 4, 14]

DOYLE, Bombardier John (Trench Mortar Section); lived at Rishton. [2, 14]

DUCKETT, A. [14]

DUCKWORTH, Pte. A. (Royal West Kent Regt.); lived at Rishton. [2, not listed on 14]

DUCKWORTH, Pte. John Gardner, G/50169 (2nd Bn., Royal Fusiliers); lived at 99 Harwood Road, Rishton; k.i.a. 4th June 1918. [2, 4, 14]

DUCKWORTH, Pte. John (2nd Bn., Scots Guards); lived at Rishton. [2, not listed on 14]

DUCKWORTH, W. [14]

EASTON, Pte. Robert (Gloucester Regt.); lived at Talbot Street, Rishton. [2, 14]

EATOUGH, Cpl. Andrew M.M., 66715 (Royal Garrison Artillery); lived at Rishton; k.i.a. 28th August 1918. [4, 14]

EDGE, Pte. Herbert, 34586 (15th Bn., Lancs. Fusiliers); lived at 45 Cliff Street, Rishton; d.o.w. 2nd February 1917. [2, 4, 14]

EDGE, Sgt. Israel, 15082 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at 45 Cliff Street, Rishton; k.i.a. 2nd July 1916. [2, 4, 14]

EDGE, Rifleman L. (13th Bn., King's Royal Rifle Corps); lived at 13 Clifton Street, Rishton. [2, 14]

EDMUNDSON, Pte. George (Royal Scots Fusiliers); lived at Lord Street, Rishton. [2, not listed on 14]

EDMUNDSON, R. T. [14]

EDMUNDSON, Pte. William, 242454 (2nd/5th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at Rishton; k.i.a. 9th October 1917. [4, 14]

EMBERY, A. V. [14]

EMBERY, Gunner Alec; lived at Talbot Street, Rishton. [2 as EMBURY, 14]

FIRTH, Cpl. Frank Alfred, 277584 (2nd/7th Bn., Manchester Regt.); lived at 60 Talbot Street, Rishton; k.i.a. 8th October 1917. [2, 4, 14]

FITCHETT, Pte. J. W. (10th Bn., Worcestershire Regt.); lived at Rishton. [2 as FITCHETT, W., 14]

FLETCHER, P. [14]

FORREST, Gunner William, 160775 (Royal Garrison Artillery); lived at Rishton; k.i.a. 1st November 1917. [4, 14]

FOSTER, W. [14]

GALLAGHER, Gunner John, 112884 (Royal Garrison Artillery); lived at 13 Hick's Terrace, Rishton; k.i.a. 4th June 1918. [2, 4, 14]

GALLAGHER, Cpl. Patrick, 6185 (1st Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at Hick's Terrace, Rishton; d.o.w. 11th July 1915. [2, 4, 14]

GAMBLES, G. [14]

GILMARTIN, L/Cpl. Anthony, 14050 (7th Bn., Ox. Bucks. Light Infantry); lived at Rishton; k.i.a. 9th May 1917. [4, 14]

GODLEY, Sgt. Richard H.; lived at Rishton. [2, 14]

GREEN, A/Sgt. John Henry, 5790 (1st Bn., The Loyal North Lancs. Regt.); lived at Rishton; k.i.a. 22nd December 1914. [4, not listed on 14]

GREENHALGH, Pte. George W., 48905 (13th Bn., King's (Liverpool Regt.); formerly 26236 East Lancs. Regt.); lived at 102 High Street, Rishton; k.i.a. 25th September 1917. [2, 4 as GREENHALGH, G. N. W., 14 as GREENHALGH, G.]

GREENWOOD, Flight Sub-Lt. Charles Thomas (Royal Naval Air Service); s. of John and Grace Ann Greenwood; lived at Station Road, Rishton; d. 15th March 1918 (19); bd. Great Harwood Cem. [2, 3, 14, also listed in 15]

GREENWOOD, Rifleman Joseph, R/2677 (10th Bn., King's Royal Rifle Corps); s. of Mr. J. R. and Mrs. E. Greenwood; k.i.a. 20th September 1917 (20); comm. Tyne Cot Memorial. [3, 4, 14]

GRIMSHAW, Pte. James, 25002 (7th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); s. of Jane Grimshaw; lived at Rishton; k.i.a. 14th/15th June 1917 (25); comm. Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Ieper. [3, 4, 14]

GUILFOYLE, Pte. James, 16821 (6th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at Rishton; k.i.a. 9th August 1915; comm. Helles Memorial, Gallipoli. [3, 4, 14]

GUILFOYLE, T. [14]

HARRIS, Pte. H. (Royal Engineers); lived at Howarth Street, Rishton. [2, 14]

HARRIS, J. W. [14]

HASLAM, G. [14]

HAWORTH, Pte. John Robert, 116667 (Machine Gun Corps (Inf)); lived at Rishton; k.i.a. 25th March 1918. [4, 14]

HAWORTH, Pte. Herbert R. (75th Field Amb.); lived at 30 Lord Street, Rishton. [2 as HAWORTH, H., 14]

HEAP, Pte. R. J. (Auckland Coy., N.Z.E.F.); formerly of Rishton. [2 as HEAP, R., 14]

HEATON, Pte. Thomas (Tom), 90223 (Machine Gun Corps (Inf)); lived at Spring Street, Rishton; k.i.a. 21st March 1918. [2, 4, 14]

HODSON, Pte. Sydney; lived at Talbot Street, Rishton. [2 as HODGSON, S., 14]

HOLDEN, Pte. Fred, 24485 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at Rishton; k.i.a. 1st July 1916. [4, not listed on 14]

HOLDEN, L/Cpl. Joseph Thomas, 15593 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at Rishton; k.i.a. 1st July 1916. [4, 14]

HOLDEN, Jos. [14]

HOLDEN, Pte. Robert Maden, 41815 (10th Bn., Yorkshire Regt.; formerly 160058 Royal Field Artillery); s. of Mr. and Mrs. J. Holden; d.o.w. 12th April 1917 (22); bd. Boyelles Comm. Cem. Ext. [3, 4, 14]

HOUGHTON, Pte. George E., 15411 (1st Bn., Royal Scots Fusiliers); lived at 37 Lord Street, Rishton; k.i.a. 14th July 1916. [2, 4, 14]

HUDSON, E. [14]

HUDSON, Pte. William (7th Bn., Manchester Regt.); lived at 59 Talbot Street, Rishton. [2, 14]

HULME, W. [14]

IMMS, J. B. [14]

JACKSON, Pte. James, 15304 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); lived at Rishton; k.i.a. 1st July 1916. [4, 14]

JONES, Pte. Charles Edward, 28291 (1st Bn., Cheshire Regt.; formerly 55551 Royal Garrison Artillery); lived at 32 Talbot Street, Rishton; d.o.w. 6th September 1916. [2, 4, 14]

JONES, Pte. Richard, 17653 (9th Bn., Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)); lived at Hick's Terrace, Rishton; k.i.a. 25th September 1915. [2, 4, 14]

KEENAN, Pte. Thomas; lived at 4, Haworth Street, Rishton. [2, 14]

KELLY, Pte. Thomas, 47616 (22nd Bn., Manchester Regt.; formerly R/4/065928 Army Service Corps); lived at Rishton; k.i.a. 13th May 1917. [4, 14]

KING, Gunner Walter, 8653 (Royal Field/Horse Artillery); lived at Rishton; d.o.w. 30th July 1916. [4, not listed on 14]

KITCHENER, Pte. Charles; lived at 20 Hermitage Street, Rishton. [2, 14]

KNOWLES, Gunner Thomas, 112891 (Royal Garrison Artillery); lived at 62 Knowles Street, Rishton; k.i.a. 6th October 1917. [2, 4, 14]


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