Barnett, Harry –

Of 14, Pennington Road, Great Lever, Bolton, Lancashire. Worked for the London and North Western Railway Company as a Fireman at Plodder Lane, Farnworth, Lancashire. His brother served in the Royal Naval Air Service.

Personal details

  • Surname: Barnett
  • Forename: Harry
  • Date of birth: Not known
  • Birth place: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Place of residence: Great Lever, Lancashire
  • Gender: Male
  • Age of death: 25
  • Place of death: Not known
  • Date of death: July 26th, 1916
  • Casualty type: Not known

Service details

  • Rank: Private
  • Unit: 1st (Regular) Battalion.
  • Service number: 15882
  • Regiment: King's Shropshire Light Infantry
  • Enlistment date: November 19th, 1914 - 1914-11-19
  • 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: 18/08/1916 29/12/1916
  • Bolton Journal and Guardian references: 6e/f* S17*
  • Farnworth and Worsley Journal entries: 18/08/1916

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