Of 5, Hengist Street, Bolton, Lancashire. Caught as an absentee from Blackpool since 15/01/1917 appearing before Bolton Magistrates 22/01/1917 to be sent back to his unit under escort. (Bolton Archives: JBO/1/27). Formerly 10th Bn., Loyal North Lancashire Regiment.
Nephew of Mr. and Mrs. T. Morris, of 10, Worsel Street, Daubhill, Bolton, Lancashire; of Alma Street, Atherton, Lancashire. A member of the St. John Ambulance Brigade.