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Soldiers of the Regiment

Regimental Rolls

First World War: Listed as Prisoner of War from Bolton and District and listed in ‘Evening News’ Fund.


Private William Bevan 1st King’s Own. Of 116 Crompton Road, Stoneclough.
Private G W Crompton King’s Own. Of 111 Chorley Street.
Private Joseph Elmer King’s Own. Of 4 Charles Street, Westhoughton
Private A W Gould King’s Own. Of 72 John Brown Street
Lance Corporal F Hardman 1st/4th King’s Own. Of 294 Deane Church Lane
Private Fred Hardman 8th King’s Own. Of 3 Fallows Court
Private John Hewart King’s Own. Of 14 Higson Street
Private W Hosker King’s Own. Of 6 Cemetery Road, Westhoughton
Private Thomas Houghton 1st/5th King’s Own. Of 2 Toronto Street, Breightmet
Private Percy Howarth 1st/4th King’s Own. Of 10 Tottington Road
Private Albert Kay 8th King’s Own. Of 30 Ernest Street
Private R Lawton 1st/4th King’s Own. Of 20 Oswald Street
Private Thomas Lindley 2nd/5th King’s Own. 8 The Avenue, Westhoughton
Private James McHugh King’s Own. 48 Elsie Street, Farnworth
Private Jesse Monks King’s Own. 69 Holland Street, Astley Bridge
Private John Morray King’s Own. 17, Pitt Street
Private Benjamin Norris 1st King’s Own. Of 33 Pilkingont Street
Private John O’Mally King’s Own. Of 69 Matthew Street
Private David Ramsay 1st King’s Own. Of 1 Palm Street, Astley Bridge.
Private J W Rathbone King’s Own. Of 207 Leigh Road, Westhoughton
Private Ernest Sharples King’s Own. Of 43 Haydock Street
Private Thomas Tildesley 2nd King’s Own. Of 4 Fox Street
Private Arthur Tyson 1st King’s Own. Of Northumberland Street, Farnworth
Private J Unsworth 1st/4th King’s Own. Of 55 Pocket Nook Road, Lostock
Private S E Watmough King’s Own. Of Edward Street, Westhoughton
Private William Wood King’s Own. Of 33 Leach Street
Private John Worsley King’s Own. Of 522, Halliwell Road
Private Edward Wrigley 8th King’s Own. Of 491 Wigan Road



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