Regiment: Gordon Highlanders

Aitken, David –

Son of Peter and Martha Aitken, of 95, Renshaw Street, Patricroft, Eccles, Lancashire.

Armitage, John –

Of 36, Chatsworth Street, Walkden, Lancashire. Formerly S/9767, 2nd Bn., Gordon Highlanders. Badly wounded in left arm and shoulder on 09/04/1917.

Armitage, Walter –

Husband of Emily Armitage (nee Bayley), of 13, Quinn Street, Horwich, Lancashire. Formerly employed at Horwich Loco Works. Reported missing from 26/08/1914 and Prisoner of War in Westphalia, Germany.

Bent, Percival –

Son of Charles and Hannah Bent; husband of Winifred Edith Bent, of Risthall, Tunbridge Wells, Kent.

Calderley, Joe –

Son of William and Ann Calderley (nee Holt), of 10, Osborne Grove, Bolton, Lancashire.

Cooper, Ernest –

Son of John and Emily Cooper, of 11, Mount Tabor, Lowton, Lancashire.

Crossley, Ernest –

Adopted son of James and Elizabeth Siddall, of 11, Young Street, Red Bank, Radcliffe, Lancashire.

Gaskell, Arthur Peter –

Son of William and Margaret Ann Gaskell, of 434, Chorley Road, Westhoughton, Lancashire; husband of Ellen Gaskell, of 649, Chorley Road, Westhoughton, Lancashire. Recorded as Peter A. Gaskell on CWGC.

Girling, William –

Son of William and Helen Girling; husband of Frances Girling, of Bolton, Lancashire. Formerly Border Regiment.

Gregory, George –

Son of John and Mary Ann Gregory, of 278, Newton Road, Newton-le-Willows, Lancashire.

Hampson, Fred –

Son of Mrs. James Hilton, of 320, Manchester Road, Westhoughton, Lancashire. Killed when struck in the head by a stray shell.

Hann, Norman –

Son of Rev. A. Hann, of Lee Lane, Horwich, Lancashire; husband of Janet Hann (nee Peters), of Horwich, Lancashire. Hospitalised November 1916 from the effects of gas.