Garnett, Jerry Knowles –

Only son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Garnett, of The West House, Cold Springs, Buxton, Derbyshire; grandson of Mr. Jeremiah Garnett, of The Grange, Bromley Cross, Bolton, Lancashire. Of Cox Green Mills, Turton, Lancashire. Promoted to Second Lieutenant in August 1914. Promoted to Lieutenant in February 1915. Died at Malta of Enteric Fever.

Personal details

  • Surname: Garnett
  • Forename: Jerry Knowles
  • Date of birth: Not known
  • Birth place: Not known
  • Place of residence: Not known
  • Gender: Male
  • Age of death: 20
  • Place of death: Not known
  • Date of death: November 6th, 1915
  • Casualty type: Not known

Service details

  • Rank: Lieutenant
  • Unit: 1st/3rd East Lancashire Brigade.
  • Service number: Not known
  • Regiment: Royal Field Artillery
  • 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: 18/09/1914 24/09/1915 12/02/1915 12/11/1915
  • Bolton Journal and Guardian references: 7f 6f 7b 6g
  • Bolton Chronicle: 13/11/1915

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