Horrocks, Henry –

Husband of Mrs. Horrocks, of 49, Hibbert Street, Bolton, Lancashire. Formerly employed as a carter for the Bolton Co-Operative Society. He had been hit in the thigh and was making his way his dug-out when he suffered a fatal wound to the head.

Personal details

  • Surname: Horrocks
  • Forename: Henry
  • Date of birth: Not known
  • Birth place: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Place of residence: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Gender: Male
  • Age of death: 32
  • Place of death: Not known
  • Date of death: October 12th, 1916
  • Casualty type: Not known

Service details

  • Rank: Private
  • Unit: 2nd (Regular) Battalion.
  • Service number: 14453
  • Regiment: Lancashire Fusiliers
  • Enlistment date: January 2nd, 1915 - 1915-01-02
  • Enlistment location: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Conflict: WW1


  • Service medals: Not known
  • Silver War badge: Not known
  • Awards: Not known

Local newspaper entries

  • Bolton Journal and Guardian entries: 08/01/1915 03/11/1916 03/11/1916 29/12/1916
  • Bolton Journal and Guardian references: 7f 5g 6d* S2*

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