Regiment: Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment

Ashton, Thomas – Private

Of 35, MacDonald Street, Moses Gate, Farnworth, Lancashire. Formerly 24840, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. Died in hospital in India from Dysentery. Interred at Karachi Cemetery, A/D. O. 29.

Axon, William H – Private

Of 13, Beckett Street, Bolton, Lancashire. Wounded 10 October 1916 and hospitalised at Leeds with 12 wounds in his left hand, right arm and back. Formerly 16436, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment.

Barnes, Ernest Walter – Sergeant

Husband of Mrs. Barnes, of 1, Pickering Street, Bolton, Lancashire. DCM Citation: “For conspicuous gallantry. He has frequently led bombing parties against the enemy and has done very good work on patrols and with wiring parties. He has set a fine example of coolness and courage.” (LG 21.06.16) Discharged 21 June 1919.

Davies, Enoch – Lance Corporal

Son of John and Elizabeth Davies, of 45, Oxford Road, Lostock, Bolton, Lancashire; husband of Louisa Davies, of 34, Cambridge Road, Lostock, Bolton, Lancashire.

Inch, George Edward – Second Lieutenant

Son of George Edward and Alice Inch, of 2, Charlotte Street, Bolton, Lancashire; husband of Mary Inch. Formerly Corporal, 5th (Royal Irish) Lancers. Some time as a prisoner in Germany. Attached 6th Battalion.

Jackson, Robert – Private

Son of James Jackson, of 27, Phethean Street, Moses Gate, Farnworth, Lancashire. Formerly 38683, South Wales Borderers.

Mathews, Alfred – Private

Husband of Mrs. A. L. Mathews, of 46, Clyde Street, Lower Broughton Road, Salford, Lancashire. Formerly 38098, King’s Liverpool Regiment.

Parr, Charles – Lance Corporal

Of 8, Alice Street, Little Lever, Bolton, Lancashire. Formerly 17513, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. Interred in Bury (Brunswick) United Methodist Cemetery.

Pearce, Thomas – Private

Son of Alfred and Elizabeth Pearce, of 28, Dixon Street, Irlam, Lancashire. Born at Morton Moorland Farm, Bingley, Yorkshire.

Scowcroft, Shirley – Private

Son of Samuel and Annie Scowcroft, of 153, Longsight, Harwood, Turton, Lancashire. Formerly 41408, South Wales Borderers. Wounded in both feet. Discharged 12 April 1919.