Regiment: South Lancashire (Prince of Wales's Volunteers) Regiment

Ackerley, Hugh – Private

Son of Joseph and Sarah Ackerley, of 579, Liverpool Road, Irlam, Lancashire. Discharged Class Z 06 February 1919. Re-enlisted for a further1 year of service in 8th Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers at Patricroft 12 April 1921.

Ainsworth, Herbert – Private

Son of James Ainsworth, of 9, Shaftesbury Road, Swinton, Lancashire. Formerly of 68, Cellini Street, Bolton, Lancashire.

Ainsworth, Robert – Private

Husband of Sarah Ainsworth, of 89, Leicester Street, Bolton, Lancashire. Discharged not likely to become an efficient soldier 19 October 1914.

Allcock, Samuel – Corporal

ALIAS – Served as Tom ALLCOCK. Husband of Annie Allcock (nee Blackburn), of 34, Robert Street, Patricroft, Lancashire. Born Patricroft. Service on the Western front 1915-16; 1917-18 Eastern front.

Allcock, Tom – Corporal

ALIAS – See Samuel ALLCOCK. Husband of Annie Allcock (nee Blackburn), of 34, Robert Street, Patricroft, Lancashire. Born Patricroft. Service on the Western front 1915-16; 1917-18 Eastern front.

Amos, Joseph – Lance Corporal

Of 64, Eldon Street. Formerly served with the 4th Battalion, King’s Liverpool Regiment, discharged time expired. Formerly 1975, 5th Battalion, South Lancashire Regiment. Discharged 30 January 1919.

Ashton, Isaac – Corporal

Of Henrietta Street, Bridge Street, Pendlebury, Lancashire. DCM Citation: “For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty when, the enemy having penetrated our lines, he organised and led a bombing squad, which captured this party of the enemy. His courageous action undoubtedly saved the situation at a critical moment.” (LG 03.09.18)

Banks, Edward – Private

Son of Isaac and Mary Banks, of 345, Eltonhead Road, St. Helens, Lancashire. Of 18, Barncroft Road, Farnworth, Lancashire.

Barrow, Ernest Isaac – Lieutenant

Son of Councillor Isaac Barrow, J.P., and of Mary Barrow, of “Brantwood”, 206 Manchester Road, Westhoughton, Lancashire. Formerly Private, Royal Fusiliers. Commissioned March 1915. Attached 2nd Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment.