Regiment: Scots Guards

Scholes, Joseph –

Husband of Mrs. Scholes, of 25, Ferneyside, Little Lever, Lancashire. Served in the South African Campaign.

Shannon, Alfred –

Son of Mrs. Shannon, of 73, Arnold Street, Bolton, Lancashire. Enlisted and served in the South African Campaign with the Lancashire Fusiliers. Formerly employed as a policeman in Cape Town and in Liverpool. Re-enlisted for War Service in September 1914. Linked to St. Matthew’s Church.

Sharples, John –

Son of Mr. and Mrs. Sharples, of 25, Leicester Street, Horwich, Lancashire. Enlisted August 1914. Posted as Wounded and Missing since 27/11/1917.

Webster, James Francis –

Son of Reuben and Mary Webster. Of 157, Whit Lane, Pendleton, Lancashire. A 1st Class Signaller. Wounded by gunshot to right thigh 30/10/1914 and treated at 3rd Field Ambulance. Wounded by gunshot arm and hand and shell shock 30/03/1916.

Wood, Walter –

Son of the late James and Mary Ann Alice Wood; husband of Leona G. E. Wood, of 12, Bargates, Whitchurch, Shropshire. Formerly a member of the Liverpool Police Force. Died in hospital at Le Treport, France, from wounds received in action 09/10/1917.