Ashton, Harold – Sergeant

Son of Mr. Ashton, of 1, Back Nelson Street, Kearsley, Lancashire. Of 303, Bolton Road, Kearsley, Lancashire.

Battersby, William – Private

Son of Andrew and Lydia Battersby, of 6, Antelope Street, Kearsley, Lancashire. A bugler. Memorial in St. Stephen’s Churchyard.

Berry, David Rothwell – Private

Husband of Ellen Berry, of The Poplars, London Road, Retford, Nottinghamshire. Formerly of 281, Manchester Road, Kearsley, Lancashire. Interred in St. Stephen’s Churchyard.

Grundy, Francis – Private

Son of William and Hannah Rowland, of 3, Longcauseway, Farnworth, Lancashire. Memorial in Farnworth Cemetery.

Grundy, Fred – Private

Son of William and Hannah Rowland, of 3, Longcauseway, Farnworth, Lancashire. Husband of Margaret Grundy, of 38, Chatsworth Street, Walkden, Lancashire. Died from gas poisoning. Memorial in Farnworth Cemetery.

Hurst, Wilfred – Private

Of 20, Conway Street, Farnworth, Lancashire. Recorded as William in local records. Wounded at Dardanelles 07 August 1915, three months in hospital. Served in Egypt and France.

Lawton, William – Private

Son of Matthew Lawton, and Grandson of William and Martha Howard, of 2, Tong Street, Kearsley, Lancashire. Memorial in St. Stephen’s Churchyard.

Lightbown, Albert – Private

Son of William and Ann Lightbown, of 401, Bolton Road, Kearsley, Lancashire. Shrapnel wounds at the Somme battle 02 July 1916. Treated and died at Stoke Hospital, Staffordshire. Interred in St. Saviour’s Ringley Churchyard.

Lindley, Arthur Platt – Ordinary Seaman

Son of Joseph and Elizabeth Lindley, of 319, Bolton Road, Kearsley, Lancashire. Went down with his ship at Battle of Jutland. Body not recovered for burial. Memorial in St. Stephen’s Churchyard.

Lord, Lewis – Private

Of 59, Manchester Road, Kearsley, Lancashire. Formerly 19302, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment.