Regiment: Border Regiment

Abrahams, Thomas –

Husband of Mary E. Mercer (formerly Abrahams), of 64, Melbourne Street, Salford, Lancashire.

Acton, Arthur –

Son of Mrs. Emma Acton, of 28, Anderson Street, Oldfield Road, Salford, Lancashire. Formerly 3897, Lancashire Fusiliers.

Adamson, Alan Cook –

Husband of Beatrice Cook Adamson (nee Hodgkinson), of 37, Market Place, Kendal, Westmorland.

Ainsworth, Thomas –

Son of Lucy Ainsworth, of 144, Oxford Grove, Bolton, Lancashire. Recorded as deserted 19/02/1915.

Aldred, Albert –

Son of Joseph and Pamela Aldred, of 406, Manchester Road East, Little Hulton, Lancashire; husband of Martha Jane Aldred, of 146, Manchester Road West, Little Hulton, Lancashire. Name spelled as ALLDRED in local newspapers.

Aldred, Joseph –

Of 1, Shurmer Street, Bolton, Lancashire. Caught aged 18 as an absentee from Shoeburyness since 12/01/1915 and appeared before Bolton Magistrates 19/01/1915 to be sent back to his unit under escort. (Bolton Archives: JBO/1/25).

Alexander, Thomas –

Caught aged 28 as an absentee from 3rd Bn., Border Regiment at Great Crosby since 15/12/1917 appearing before Bolton Magistrates 18/12/1917 to be sent back to his unit under escort. (Bolton Archives: JBO/1/28). Recorded as having deserted 31/12/1917, but this subsequently cancelled and medals reinstated.

Allen, John –

Of 14, Aspden Street, Bolton, Lancashire. Caught aged 18 as a deserter from Filey since 12/05/1918 appearing before Bolton Magistrates 21/05/1918 to be sent back to his unit under escort. (Bolton Archives: JBO/1/29).

Allen, John –

Son of John William Allen, of 3, Andrew Street, Little Hulton, Lancashire. Wounded by gunshot on left hand 21/10/1918.

Allman, William –

Husband of Annie Allman, of 14, Heap Street, Bolton, Lancashire. Killed at Neuve Chapelle.

Almond, Samuel –

Son of Edwin and Margaret Almond, of 134, Buckley Lane, Farnworth, Lancashire. Formerly 142100, Royal Field Artillery; formerly 3576, Border Regiment. Memorial in Farnworth Cemetery.

Anderton, John Edward –

Son of Sarah Anderton, of 27, Clare Street, Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire, and leter of 27, Fenn Street, Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire. Residing at 1, Marshall Street, Lower Broughton, Salford, Lancashire at time of enlistment. Wounded 28/08/1915, gunshot wound right thigh at Dardanelles.

Ashcroft, Henry –

Of 576, Liverpool Road, Platt Bridge, Wigan, Lancashire. Enlisted January 1915.