Briggs, Harold –

Son of James and Mary Briggs, of Aughton House, Eckersley Road, Bolton, Lancashire. An old boy of Bolton Grammar School (1909-1912) and of Rivington and Blackrod Grammar School. Formerly Private 2685, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment.

Personal details

  • Surname: Briggs
  • Forename: Harold
  • Date of birth: Not known
  • Birth place: Not known
  • Place of residence: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Gender: Male
  • Age of death: 19
  • Place of death: Not known
  • Date of death: January 10th, 1917
  • Casualty type: Not known

Service details

  • Rank: Private
  • Unit: 1st/5th (Territorial) Battalion.
  • Service number: 240855
  • Regiment: Loyal North Lancashire Regiment
  • Enlistment date: Not known
  • Enlistment location: Bolton, Lancashire
  • 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 19/03/1915
  • Bolton Journal and Guardian references: 7c 6h

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