Beddows, Gilbert –

Son of James and Mary Beddows, of Bolton, Lancashire; husband of Florence Beddows, of 92, Waterloo Street, Bolton, Lancashire. Died in hospital in France from pneumonia. A brother also served in France.

Personal details

  • Surname: Beddows
  • Forename: Gilbert
  • Date of birth: Not known
  • Birth place: Not known
  • Place of residence: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Gender: Male
  • Age of death: 29
  • Place of death: Not known
  • Date of death: November 19th, 1918
  • Casualty type: Not known

Service details

  • Rank: Corporal
  • Unit: 6th (Service) Battalion.
  • Service number: 15806
  • Regiment: King's Shropshire Light Infantry
  • Enlistment date: Not known
  • Enlistment location: Not known
  • Conflict: WW1


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

Local newspaper entries

  • Bolton Journal and Guardian entries: 29/11/1918
  • Bolton Journal and Guardian references: 8c/h*

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