Davenport, Horace –

Son of the late Herbert and Miriam Davenport, of 96, Leigh Road, Westhoughton, Lancashire. Of 4, Stamford Street, Daubhill, Bolton, Lancashire. Enlisted April 1916. Killed by the bursting of a shell.

Personal details

  • Surname: Davenport
  • Forename: Horace
  • Date of birth: Not known
  • Birth place: Westhoughton, Lancashire
  • Place of residence: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Gender: Male
  • Age of death: 20
  • Place of death: Not known
  • Date of death: August 10th, 1917
  • Casualty type: Not known

Service details

  • Rank: Private
  • Unit: 9th (Service) Battalion.
  • Service number: 23938
  • Regiment: Loyal North Lancashire Regiment
  • Enlistment date: Not known
  • Enlistment location: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Conflict: WW1

Local newspaper entries

  • Bolton Journal and Guardian entries: 21/09/1917 07/12/1917
  • Bolton Journal and Guardian references: 6c/d* S2*
  • Bolton Chronicle: 21/09/1917

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