Foster, Abraham –

Husband of Mary Ann Foster, of Rothwell Street, Bolton, Lancashire. Formerly Private 15835, 10th Bn., Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. His wife appeared before Bolton Borough Court on 24 & 27/06/1918 having bigamously married one William Mills of the Machine Gun Corps at Blackpool 01/09/1917. Committed to the Manchester Assizes for trial. (Bolton Archives: JBO/1/29)

Personal details

  • Surname: Foster
  • Forename: Abraham
  • Date of birth: April 10th, 1883
  • Birth place: Not known
  • Place of residence: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Gender: Male
  • Age of death: Not known
  • Place of death: Not known
  • Date of death: Not known
  • Casualty type: Not known

Service details

  • Rank: Private
  • Unit: 9th (Service) Battalion.
  • Service number: 28890
  • Regiment: East Surrey Regiment
  • Enlistment date: Not known
  • Enlistment location: Not known
  • Conflict: WW1


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


  • CWGC Memorial: Not known
  • CWGC reference: Not known

Local newspaper entries

  • Bolton Journal and Guardian entries: 28/06/1918
  • Bolton Journal and Guardian references: 2g

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