Baines, John –

Son of Mr. W. Baines, of the Fox Vaults, Eccles, Lancashire. Of 356, Tempest Road, Lostock, Bolton, Lancashire. Previously served (time expired) with the Lancashire Fusiliers. Enlisted April 1915.

Personal details

  • Surname: Baines
  • Forename: John
  • Date of birth: Not known
  • Birth place: Not known
  • Place of residence: Lostock (Bolton), Lancashire
  • Gender: Male
  • Age of death: Not known
  • Place of death: Not known
  • Date of death: Not known
  • Casualty type: Not known

Service details

  • Rank: Private
  • Unit: 5th (Service) Battalion.
  • Service number: 5622
  • Regiment: Connaught Rangers
  • Enlistment date: Not known
  • Enlistment location: Not known
  • Conflict: WW1


  • Service medals: St / V / BW
  • Silver War badge: Not known
  • Awards: Not known


  • CWGC Memorial: Not known
  • CWGC reference: Not known

Local newspaper entries

  • Bolton Journal and Guardian entries: 23/04/1915 21/05/1915
  • Bolton Journal and Guardian references: 7e 6d-f*

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