Altoft, Arthur –

Son of Alfred and Rebecca Altoft, of Shooters Grove, Astley, Lancashire. Born at Garston.

Cooke, Frank –

Husband of Betsy Cooke, of 7, Scott Street, Astley, Lancashire.

Davies, Walter T –

Husband of Mrs. A. Litherland (formerly Davies), of 4, Henry Street, Tyldesley, Lancashire, formerly of 15, Lower Elliott Street, Tyldesley, Lancashire, and 2, Lower Green, Astley, Lancashire. Received a very slight shrapnel wound in August 1915. Killed when a cart he was travelling in got into a flooded river in France and he drowned. Service number reported as 1684 in BJ&G.

Griffiths, John –

Son of James and Harriet Griffiths, of 250, Manchester Road, Astley, Lancashire.

Marland, Peter –

Son of Ebenezer and Elizabeth Marland; husband of Phoebe Emma Marland, of 120, Higher Green, Astley, Lancashire.

Pearson, Richard –

Son of James Henry and Sarah Ellen Pearson, of 50, Lower Green, Astley, Lancashire. Formerly Private 5504, Manchester Regiment.

Pendlebury, Thomas –

Son of Thomas Pendlebury, of 122, Higher Green, Astley, Lancashire. Died at home from complications following suffering dysentery.

Tonge, John Thomas –

Husband of Annie Tonge, of 3, Factory Yard, Astley, Lancashire. Formerly Private 46449, South Lancashire Regiment.

Tonge, Walter –

Husband of Dorothy Seddon Tonge, of 80, Sion Street, Radcliffe, Lancashire. Formerly Private 17494, Royal Scots.

Turner, Robert –

Son of William and Helen Turner, of Astley, Lancashire; husband of Alice Turner (nee Evans), of Bellevue, Alberta, Canada.