Battersby, Walter – Private

Husband of Mrs. Battersby, of 4, Faith Street, Doffcocker, Bolton, Lancashire. Previously served in the Bolton Artillery Volunteers.

Slater, Gilbert Harold – Sapper (Private)

Son of Frederick and Mary Slater, of 10, Adrian Road, Halliwell, Bolton, Lancashire. Attached Signal Sub Section, 57th Heavy Artillery Brigade, Royal Garrison Artillery.

Thornley, Albert – Private

Son of Richard and Alice Thornley, of 31, Rosehill Street, Bolton, Lancashire. Lodged with Mrs. Hulme, at 4, Pool Terrace, Smithills, Bolton, Lancashire and was brought up at Eden’s Orphanage. Enlisted January 1915. Drowned in the sinking of the transport Royal Edward. Reported as King’s Own Scottish Borderers in BJ&G.

Weir, Peter – Private

Son of John and Elizabeth Weir, of 4, Harricroft, Smithills, Bolton, Lancashire; husband of Mrs. Weir, of 60, Moorland Grove, Smithills, Bolton, Lancashire. Native of Bolton, Lancashire. Enlisted January 1915. Formerly Scottish Horse.