Anson, John Charles –

Son of Sarah Alice Kearsley (formerly Anson), of 29, Tempest Street, Daubhill, Bolton, Lancashire; husband of Mrs. Anson, of 84, Minerva Street, Bolton, Lancashire. Reported missing August 1916 and subsequently presumed killed.

Personal details

  • Surname: Anson
  • Forename: John Charles
  • Date of birth: Not known
  • Birth place: Not known
  • Place of residence: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Gender: Male
  • Age of death: 35
  • Place of death: Not known
  • Date of death: August 8th, 1916
  • Casualty type: Not known

Service details

  • Rank: Private
  • Unit: 1st/4th (Territorial) Battalion.
  • Service number: 201351
  • Regiment: King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment
  • Enlistment date: Not known
  • Enlistment location: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Conflict: WW1


  • Service medals: Not known
  • Silver War badge: Not known
  • Awards: Not known


Local newspaper entries

  • Bolton Journal and Guardian entries: 23/03/1917 07/12/1917
  • Bolton Journal and Guardian references: 6f/g* S6*

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