Brooks, Joseph Armstrong –

Son of William and Ellen Brooks, of 818, Bury Road, Breightmet, Bolton, Lancashire; husband of Lucy Jane Brooks, of 4, Mule Street, Bolton, Lancashire. Enlisted April 1915. Formerly 4047, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment.

Personal details

  • Surname: Brooks
  • Forename: Joseph Armstrong
  • Date of birth: Not known
  • Birth place: Not known
  • Place of residence: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Gender: Male
  • Age of death: 23
  • Place of death: Not known
  • Date of death: January 8th, 1917
  • Casualty type: Not known

Service details

  • Rank: Lance Corporal
  • Unit: 1st/4th (Territorial) Battalion.
  • Service number: 201296
  • Regiment: King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment
  • Enlistment date: Not known
  • Enlistment location: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Conflict: WW1

Local newspaper entries

  • Bolton Journal and Guardian entries: 23/04/1915 26/01/1917 07/12/1917 11/01/1918 10/01/1919
  • Bolton Journal and Guardian references: 7e 6b* S4* 6g 1a

Please contact us if you have any new information about this entry

* indicates required field