2/Lieut. Walter Dearden

Son of William and Elizabeth Ann Dearden, of “Eskdale”, Whitefield, Lancashire, and formerly of “Holmesdale”, Church Lane, Whitefield, Lancashire.  Formerly resided at 7, Penn Street, Horwich, Lancashire whilst engaged as an engine fitters’ apprentice at Horwich Loco Works.

Andrews, Charles – Sergeant

Husband of Emily Brindle (formerly Andrews, nee Griffiths), of 5, Nelson Place, Rock Ferry, Cheshire, and formerly of 20, Armstrong Street, Horwich, Lancashire.  Formerly worked at the Horwich Loco Works.  Previous service in the Cheshire Royal Engineers.  Formerly Sergeant 1283, 1st/4th Bn., LNLR.  Attached 1st King’s African Rifles.  Died of Dysentery in South Africa.  Sometimes mistakenly recorded as A Andrews.

Barton, James – Private

Son of Mr. and Mrs. Barton, of Factory Hill, Horwich, Lancashire. Formerly employed in the paint shop of Horwich Loco Works.

Calvert, John McCall – Sapper (Private)

Son of Frank and Margaret Calvert, of 15, Travers Street, Horwich, Lancashire. Discharged Class Z. Later resided at 530, Lytham Road, Blackpool, Lancashire. Died at Blackpool, Lancashire.

Parker, Gavin – Private

Of 14, Heaton Road, Lostock Junction, Bolton, Lancashire.  Killed in action at Aveluy Wood, France and Flanders.