Alker, Robert – Private

Brother of Alice Hatton, of 185, New Street, Blackrod, Lancashire, formerly Alice Alker, of Silvester Street, Blackrod, Lancashire. Missing since 24 May 1915 and officially considered dead. NOTE: Suspect the BJ&G recorded him in error as James in article reporting him as missing in 1915.

Banks, Herbert – Private

Son of John and Margaret Banks, of Adlington, Lancashire; husband of Mrs. Banks, of 6, Leefold, Horwich Junction, Lancashire. Native of Adlington, Lancashire.

Hart, Richard – Private

Of 130, New Street, Blackrod, Lancashire. Formerly employed as a core maker at the Horwich Loco Works.

Knowles, Albert Edward – Private

Husband of Alice Ann Knowles, of 398, Manchester Road, Blackrod, Chorley, Lancashire, formerly of 9, Scot Lane End, Blackrod, Lancashire.

Metcalfe, Joseph – Private

Son of James A. and Elizabeth Metcalfe, of 190, New Street, Blackrod, Lancashire. Formerly employed at the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway Company’s Horwich Loco Works. Enlisted September 1914.