Regiment: Royal Scots Fusiliers

Darrock, James – Sergeant

Formerly Private 10831, 1st Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Is recorded under these details in the Bolton County Borough Roll of Honour.

Jenkins, James – Private

Son of Mrs. Mary Ann Jenkins, of 27, Franklin Street, Whit Lane, Pendleton, Lancashire. On SDGW as James JEUKENS.

Knagg, Frederick Septimus – Private

Husband of Eliza Knagg, of 74, Combermere Street, Park Road, Liverpool, Lancashire. Native of Barrow-in-Furness, Lancashire. DCM Citation: “For conspicuous gallantry during operations. When a party of his company were being bombed from both flanks, he held the enemy off with bombs with the greatest pluck, long enoughto enable most of his party to get away. When he had thrown his last bomb he jumped out and managed to get back.” (LG 26.09.16)

Martin, William – Private

Son of Catherine Martin, of 24, New Brunswick Street, Horwich, Lancashire. Enlisted May 1916. Killed by the explosion of shell at a casualty clearing station where he was assisting with tending to the wounded.

Moffet, John Leeson – Second Lieutenant

Son of Thomas and Elizabeth Ann Moffet, of “Ingleside”, 53, Kingsfield Road, Watford, Hertfordshire. B.Sc. (Hons.), A.M.I.E.E. Formerly employed at the Horwich Loco Works, where he resided at 119, Mason Street, Horwich, Lancashire, before moving to a position at the Clifton Chloride Company, near Manchester. Attached 2nd Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers.