Baxendale, Herbert –

Elder son of Mr. and Mrs. William Baxendale, of 51, Shrewsbury Road, Bolton, Lancashire. An old boy of Bolton Municipal Secondary School. Wounded at the Battle of Loos. Brother Jim served in Italy.

Personal details

  • Surname: Baxendale
  • Forename: Herbert
  • Date of birth: Not known
  • Birth place: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Place of residence: Blackheath, Surrey
  • Gender: Male
  • Age of death: 24
  • Place of death: Not known
  • Date of death: September 17th, 1916
  • Casualty type: Not known

Service details

  • Rank: Corporal
  • Unit: 20th (County of London) (Territorial) Battalion (Blackheath and Woolwich).
  • Service number: 1478
  • Regiment: London (Territorial) Regiment
  • Enlistment date: Not known
  • Enlistment location: New Cross, Surrey
  • Conflict: WW1


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

Local newspaper entries

  • Bolton Journal and Guardian entries: 24/12/1914 29/09/1916 29/09/1916 29/12/1916 06/10/1916 21/09/1917 20/09/1918
  • Bolton Journal and Guardian references: 7c 5g 6d* S14* 5g 4h 6g

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