Regiment: Royal Air Force

Aldred, William Boyes –

Eldest son of Joseph and Elizabeth Aldred, of 151, Bury Old Road, Haulgh, Bolton, Lancashire. Commissioned March 1918, Second Lieutenant, Royal Flying Corps. Seriously wounded 07/09/1918 and died of wounds at hospital at Rouen.

Allen, James –

Son of Margaret Alice Brown (formerly Allen), of 88, Church Road, Kearsley, Lancashire. Formerly Royal Flying Corps, transferred to Royal Air Force on formation 01/04/1918.

Anderton, James Matthew –

Son of James and Alice Anderton; husband of Evelyn Anderton, of Hornsea, Yorkshire. An old boy of Thornleigh Salesian College. Enlisted 1937.

Aspden, William James –

Husband of Annie Aspden, of 16, Pemberton Street, Astley Bridge, Bolton, Lancashire. Formerly Aircraftsman Second Class F37947, Royal Naval Air Service. Transferred to Royal Air Force on formation 01/04/1918. Home service only.

Atkinson, Gordon –

Son of William and Doris Atkinson, of 7, Laycock Avenue, Tonge Moor, Bolton, Lancashire. An old boy of the Bolton Church Institute. His brother Harold also served as a Sergeant in the RAF.

Barker, Herman Edgar –

Of Wentworth Villa, Wentworth Street, Bolton, Lancashire. Formerly Petty Officer F2816, Armoured Cars Division of the Royal Naval Air Service and transferred to Royal Air Force on formation 01/04/1918.

Barlow, Reuben –

Son of Mrs. Barlow, of 20, Gerald Street, Pendleton, Lancashire. Formerly Royal Flying Corps, transferred to Royal Air Force on formation 01/04/1918.

Barlow, Alfred –

Son of Alfred and Ann Ellen Barlow, of 71, Higher Swan Lane, Bolton, Lancashire. Formerly Private 9666, Royal Flying Corps, transferred to Royal Air Force on formation 01/04/1918.

Baron, John Albert –

Son of John and Rosetta Baron, of “Batcombe”, 40, Bolton Road, Irlams-o’th’-Height, Pendleton, Lancashire. Died at Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire.

Barron, Daniel –

Formerly employed in the offices of Messrs. Dobson and Barlow. Formerly Sergeant 4038, 3rd Bn., Black Watch. Home Service Only.

Barton, Charles Edward –

Husband of Annie May Barton, of 311, Huddersfield Road, Stalybridge, Cheshire, and formerly of 24, Waterside, Lincoln, Lincolnshire. Formerly Royal Flying Corps, transferred to Royal Air Force 01/04/1918.

Bateman, Lionel –

Son of John Melton and Amelia Jane Bateman, formerly of the Farnworth Local Board. Of Waterside, Marple, Cheshire. An old boy of Farnworth Grammar School. Formerly Manchester University Officer Training Corps; formerly 35803, 6th Bn., Lancashire Fusiliers. Commissioned 19/07/1916.

Batty, John Shepherd –

Son of John Rayner and Susannah Batty, of 3, St. George’s Crescent, Liverpool, Lancashire. Of Thorncliffe, 11, Park Road, Southport, Lancashire. Formerly 2nd Lt., 2nd/3rd (East Lancashire.) Brigade, Royal Field Artillery.

Bauchope, Leslie Cyril William –

Son of John William and Louisa Bauchope, of “Ilminster”, 47, Rydal Road, Bolton, Lancashire, and formerly of Katanga, Wigan Road, Bolton, Lancashire. An old boy of Bolton Grammar School (1903-1913). Enlisted September 1914. Formerly Private, 3rd Bn., Royal Fusiliers. Wounded in France in July 1916. Commissioned into the Royal Flying Corps 26/08/1917, becoming a flying instructor, and transferred to Royal Air Force on formation 01/04/1918. Killed in an accident at a Royal Air Force aerodrome.