Brittain, Leonard – Private

Son of Thomas and Gertrude Brittain. Worked for the London and North Western Railway Company as an Apprentice at Patricroft, Lancashire.

Coope, Samuel – Private

Of 11, Green Street, Moses Gate, Farnworth, Lancashire. Previously worked for the London and North Western Railway Company as a Labourer at Patricroft. Farnworth’s first casualty, killed in a railway accident at Chipping Sodbury.

Cottom, George – Private

Son of John William Cottom, of 64, Mitchell Street, Monton, Lancashire. Worked for the London and North Western Railway Company as a Loco Cleaner at Patricroft, Lancashire.

Francis, Fred – Sapper (Private)

Husband of Maria Francis, of 34, Fleet Street, Crewe, Cheshire. Worked for the London and North Western Railway Company as a Blacksmith at Patricroft, Lancashire.

Gerrard, William – Lance Corporal

Son of Richard Phipps Gerrard and Annie Gerrard, of 49, Shakespeare Crescent, Patricroft, Lancashire. Worked for the London and North Western Railway Company as an Apprentice at Patricroft, Lancashire.

Hughes, John – Private

Worked for the London and North Western Railway Company as a Loco Cleaner at Patricroft, Lancashire.

Jones, Owen Elias – Private

Son of Owen Elias Jones and Mary C. Jones, of 19, Park Hill, Bangor, Caernarfonshire. Worked for the London and North Western Railway Company as a Fireman at Patricroft, Lancashire.

Larner, Thomas – Sapper (Private)

Son of John and Annie Larner, of 31, Fowley Common Lane, Glazebury, Lancashire. Worked for the London and North Western Railway Company as a Loco Cleaner at Patricroft, Lancashire.

McEvoy, William – Private

Worked for the London and North Western Railway Company as a Labourer at Patricroft, Lancashire. Formerly 4545, Lancashire Fusiliers.

Murden, William Francis – Private

Son of Joseph and Jane Murden, of 52, St. James’s Street, Eccles, Lancashire. Worked for the London and North Western Railway Company as a Loco Cleaner at Patricroft, Lancashire.

Parry, William Henry – Lance Corporal

Son of Moses Parry, of 7, Assheton Terrace, Caernarvon, Caernarvonshire. Worked for the London and North Western Railway Company as a Loco Cleaner at Caernarvon and Patricroft, Lancashire.

Pritchard, John Henry – Lance Corporal

Son of John Henry and Mary Jane Pritchard, of 3, Willow Cottages, Belle Vue Road, Shrewsbury, Shropshire. Worked for the London and North Western Railway Company as a Loco Cleaner at Patricroft, Lancashire.