Regiment: Devonshire Regiment

Bottomley, Edward – Private

Son of Isaac and Mary Westhoughton Bottomley; husband of Elizabeth A. Bottomley, of 45, Brancker Street, Chequerbent, Westhoughton, Lancashire. Called up at outbreak of war with the St. John Ambulance Brigade, and after serving seven months was discharged in February 1915. Enlisted in the Devonshire Regiment in May 1915.

Costello, Maurice Henry – Private

Son of William James and Rate Costello; husband of Elizabeth Costello, of 10, Crookham Road, Fulham, London. Born at Manchester, Lancashire.

Doxey, Walter – Private

Son of James and Jane Doxey, of 723, Manchester Road, Chequerbent, Westhoughton, Lancashire; husband of Annie Wood (formerly Doxey), of 3, Lorensen Avenue, Merlynston, North Coburn, Victoria, Australia.

Dunne, John – Private

Husband of Mrs. Dunne, of 2a, Ward’s Court, Folds Road, Bolton, Lancashire. Formerly 5055, East Lancashire Regiment.

Mitchell, H – Lieutenant

Son of Mr. Henry Mitchell, of Seymour Road, Astley Bridge, Bolton, Lancashire. Enlisted into the Royal Army Medical Corps in October 1914. Commissioned. Two brothers commissioned in the Manchester Regiment and the Loyal North Lancashire Regiment.