Claxton, Benjamin – Rifleman (Private)

Son of Reverend William Henry and Rose Eliza Claxton, of 46, Hampton Road, Forest Gate, London. Father was former pastor of the New Jerusalem Church, Bolton Road, Kearsley, Lancashire. Formerly 13/51681, Training Reserve. Died of pneumonia in an Edinburgh military hospital

Claxton, James – Sergeant

Son of Reverend William Henry and Rose Eliza Claxton, of 46, Hampton Road, Forest Gate, London. Father was former pastor of the New Jerusalem Church, Bolton Road, Kearsley, Lancashire. Husband of CLara Claxton, of Rosslyn House, Colby, Isle of Man. Died in hospital in Bonn, Germany after six days’ illness.

Claxton, Samuel Henry – Private

Son of Reverend William Henry and Rose Eliza Claxton, of 46, Hampton Road, Forest Gate, London. Father was former pastor of the New Jerusalem Church, Bolton Road, Kearsley, Lancashire. One of four out of five sons lost.

Claxton, William – Private

Son of Reverend William Henry and Rose Eliza Claxton, of 46, Hampton Road, Forest Gate, London. Father was former pastor of the New Jerusalem Church, Bolton Road, Kearsley, Lancashire. One of four out of five sons lost.

Forshaw, Harry – Private

Son of Mary Jane Forshaw, of 123, Bolton Road, Kearsley, Lancashire, and the late Henry Forshaw. Memorial in Ringley Churchyard.

Gee, Robert Briercliffe – Private

Youngest son of Arthur Cooke Gee and Evelina Gee, of Highfield House, Bolton Road, Kearsley, Lancashire. Memorial in New Jerusalem Churchyard.

Higson, Harry – Private

Son of Elizabeth Higson, of 16, Church Street, Kearsley, Lancashire. Served in Gallipoli, Salonika and France.

Howe, Walter – Private

Son of Emma Howe, of 76, Heyside, Shaw, Oldham, Lancashire, and the late John Howe. Of Farnworth, Lancashire. Attached 2nd A.T. Company.