Speight, John Benjamin –

Husband of Mrs. Speight, of 49, Roxalina Street, Bolton, Lancashire. Enlisted June 1915. Formerly Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. Captured 21/03/1918 and prisoner of war at Limburg, Germany. Attached 1st Bn., King’s Shropshire Light Infantry.

Personal details

  • Surname: Speight
  • Forename: John Benjamin
  • Date of birth: Not known
  • 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


  • Service medals: 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: 04/06/1915 28/06/1918
  • Bolton Journal and Guardian references: 7h 6b

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