Names listed under "L"

Alker, Robert – Private

Brother of Alice Hatton, of 185, New Street, Blackrod, Lancashire, formerly Alice Alker, of Silvester Street, Blackrod, Lancashire. Missing since 24 May 1915 and officially considered dead. NOTE: Suspect the BJ&G recorded him in error as James in article reporting him as missing in 1915.

Lacey, John Henry – Private

Son of John Henry Lavey; husband of Clarissa Evelyn Lacey, of Takli Road, Nagpur, Central Province, India. An employee of the East Indian Railway, Allahabad. Recorded as John LACY on SDGW.

Laidlaw, John Cheetham – Private

Son of Mr. James Laidlaw, of 26, Gordon Avenue, Bolton, Lancashire; husband of Alice Nuttall (formerly Laidlaw), of 30, Blackshaw Lane, Bolton, Lancashire. Formerly in the employ of the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway Company in the good department.

Laithwaite, Tom – Corporal

Son of Richard and Sarah Laithwaite, of Salford, Lancashire; husband of Florence Laithwaite, of 37, Cumberland Street, Lower Broughton, Salford, Lancashire. Formerly 396, Royal Army Medical Corps.

Laithwaite, William – Private

Son-in-Law of Mr. John Bennett, of Alexandra Road, Horwich, Lancashire. Formerly Private 2135, Manchester Regiment, and 6106, 5th Battalion, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. Discharged 22 March 1917 as no longer physically fit due to wounds.

Lamb, H E – Sergeant

Of 9, Boardman Street, Blackrod, Lancashire. Wounded in the Balkans on 14 September 1916.

Lamb, Robert – Private

Husband of Beatrice Annie Lamb, of 100, Lawn Street, Chorley Old Road, Bolton, Lancashire. Formerly 16 years as a tram conductor.