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Loyal North Lancashire Regiment

1/5th Battalion

LOYAL NORTH LANCASHIRE REGIMENT

166th Brigade / 55th (West Lancashire) Division

 

27th July : Meaulte area.

30th July : South of Mametz.

1st August : Between Carnoy and Maricourt.

6th August : Fricourt area.

8th August : Bernafay Wood / Trônes Wood.

9th August : Attack on Guillemont.

11th August : Carnoy.

12th August : Maltz Horn Farm sector.

15th August : Meaulte.

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30th August : Near Albert.

5th September : Delville Wood.

12th September : Dernancourt.

16th September : Near Albert.

17th September : Pommiers Redoubt.

18th September : In support in Switch Trench North of Longueval.

23rd September : Pommiers Redoubt.

28th September : Ribemont.

 

97 names

7517    Private

Herbert

AIREY

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8609    Private

John Thomas

ARNOLD

Killed in action on the 7th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1965    Private

Charles

ASHTON

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1565    Sergeant

Harold

ASHTON

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4270    Corporal

Fred

ASTLEY

Died of wounds on the 28th September 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

5401    Private

Joseph

BATTERSBY

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Rest in peace in Guillemont Road Cemetery

 

7495    Private

Robert

BAXENDALE

Killed in action on the 21st September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

526    Private

Thomas

BENNETT

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1697    Private

James

BERESFORD

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2624    Private

Thomas

BIRTWISTLE

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Edward

BLACKBURN

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Lieutenant

Ernest

BLACKBURN

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2586    Lance Corporal

Harold

BOARDMAN

Died of wounds on the 11th August 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

241471     Private

John

BOARDMAN

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2878     Private

Wright

BOOTH

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3711     Private

John

CAMPBELL

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8758    Private

John

CARROLL

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2730    Private

Harold

CHIPPENDALE

Died of wounds on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Halliwell (St Peter) Churchyard

 

2452    Private

Charles David Hilton

COX

Died of wounds on the 24th August 1916

Rest in peace in Abbeville Communal Cemetery

 

3564     Private

Harry

CROOK

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1775    Private

Thomas

DALTON

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

2004    Private

Joseph

DEARDEN

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Rest in peace in Terlincthun British Cemetery

 

1424    Private

William

DEVINE

Killed in action on the 7th September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

2803     Private

Lewis

DUXBURY

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1852     Corporal

James Broughton

EDGE

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

James

FARNWORTH

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Lieutenant

Reginald

FORREST

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in A.I.F. Burial Ground

 

2247     Corporal

Thomas

GASKELL

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4433    Private

William

GORSE

Killed in action on the 31st July 1916

Rest in peace in Dantzig Alley British Cemetery

 

3558    Private

Robert

GRUNDY

Killed in action on the 19th September 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2663    Corporal

Charles Henry

HALL

Died of wounds on the 20th August 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Abbeville Communal Cemetery

 

211     Private

Robert

HASLAM

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Rest in peace in Guillemont Road Cemetery

 

2778     Private

William

HAYDOCK

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2246    Private

John

HOUGHTON

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

2411     Lance Corporal

Sidney

HOWARTH

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4469    Private

William

HUMPHREYS

Killed in action on the 19th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2400    Private

George Henry

HUNTER

Died of wounds on the 10th August 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

241174     Private

Marshall

ISHERWOOD

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

241366     Private

William Ewart

ISHERWOOD

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1837     Private

Thomas

JEFFERSON

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5356    Private

Patrick

KELLY

Died of wounds on the 24th August 1916 - Age 38

Rest in peace in Abbeville Communal Cemetery

 

2764     Private

James

KERFOOT

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

7721     Private

John William

KIRKMAN

Killed in action on the 8th August 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3094    Private

Arthur

KNIGHT

Killed in action on the 8th August 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Dantzig Alley British Cemetery

 

2822    Private

Herbert

LAVERS

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2457    Sergeant

Fred

LIVESEY

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

240950     Private

William

LOMAS

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

242481     Private

James Edmund

LORD

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1818     Private

William

MARSDEN

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2736     Private

William

MARTIN

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

240242     Private

John

McGREAVY

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

152    Sergeant

James Falconer

McINTYRE

Killed in action on the 12th September 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2216     Private

James Henry

MOORES

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2765    Private

Harold

MORRIS

Died of wounds on the 28th August 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Abbeville Communal Cemetery

 

2319     Private

Joseph

MORRIS

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1561    Private

James

MURRAY

Died of wounds on the 7th August 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension

 

240696     Private

Edmund

NAYLOR

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

7518     Private

Roland

NIGHTINGALE

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8720    Private

Arthur Basil

OGDEN

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3287     Private

George

OPENSHAW

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4101     Private

James

PALMER

Killed in action on the 3rd August 1916

Rest in peace in Peronne Road Cemetery

 

24124     Private

Percy

PARKIN

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8683    Private

Thomas

PENNINGTON

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1942    Private

Robert

PILKINGTON

Killed in action on the 20th September 1916

Rest in peace in A.I.F. Burial Ground

 

3116     Private

William

PILKINGTON

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Captain

Percy Cunliffe

PILLING

Died of wounds on the 6th August 1916

Rest in peace in Dive Copse British Cemetery

 

7552     Private

John

RAMSBOTTOM

Died of wounds on the 6th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Edgar William

RICE

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Bernafay Wood British Cemetery

 

241334     Private

Clifford

ROBINSON

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2921    Private

Joseph

ROYSE

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

4696    Private

Thomas

RUSSELL

Killed in action on the 22nd September 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

243226     Private

Harold

SCOWCROFT

Killed in action on the 8th August 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

243139     Private

James

SETTLE

Killed in action on the 8th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1321     Private

Wilson

SHEPHERD

Died of wounds on the 27th September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Dartmoor Cemetery

 

1982     Private

William

SHIPLEY

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4852     Private

Horace

SHUTTLEWORTH

Died of wounds on the 9th August 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1937    Private

William

SIMPSON

Killed in action on the 7th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3779     Private

Ernest

SMITH

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

242271    Private

William

SMITH

Killed in action on the 8th August 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

1484     Lance Corporal

Walter

SPENCE

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2669    Private

John Robert

STOCKTON

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1814    Private

John

STOTT

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Rest in peace in Peronne Road Cemetery

 

3739     Private

Robert

SWIFT

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2482     Private

Robert

SYDDALL

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8645    Private

Robert

WAITE

Killed in action on the 7th September 1916 - Age 37

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8664    Private

Robert

WALSH

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3560     Private

Stanley

WALSH

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4441    Private

Frank

WESTWOOD

Died in service on the 19th October 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

2096    Private

Thomas

WHITEHEAD

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2046    Private

Thomas Henry

WHITHAM

Died of wounds on the 6th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3410    Lance Corporal

Edward

WHITTAKER

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

242593    Private

Gilbert

WILSON

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

243150    Private

Robert

WINROW

Killed in action on the 8th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2263    Private

John

WOOD

Killed in action on the 2nd August 1916

Rest in peace in Peronne Road Cemetery

 

8606    Private

Alfred

WROE

Died of wounds on the 8th September 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2424    Lance Sergeant

Herbert Francis

YATES

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

 

 

241320    Private

James Chadwick

YATES

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

 

 

MEN SERVING IN AN OTHER UNIT

243146    Private

Stanley

BARROW

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

242083    Private

Mark

BILSBORROW

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

4540     Private

John Astley

BROUGHTON

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916 - Age 18

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

243120     Private

William

COATES

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

5014     Private

James

COLDERLEY

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

242260     Private

Charles Henry

FELL

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

4806     Private

John

FOLEY

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

243184     Private

Fred

HUNT

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

3676     Private

Thomas William

IREDALE

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916 - Age 44

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

4395     Private

Albert

KAY

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 24th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

4320     Private

Joseph

LEATHER

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Died of wounds on the 3rd August 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Bertrancourt Military Cemetery

4793     Private

Albert

LEWIS

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916

Rest in peace in Longueau British Cemetery

4625     Private

William

LEYLAND

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 24th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

6867     Private

Thomas

LONGWORTH

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Died of wounds on the 8th September 1916

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

3965     Private

Fred

LORD

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

4527     Private

John

MARRON

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

1601     Private

Henry

MARSHALL

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 25th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

243026     Private

Thomas Joseph

MOORE

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916 - Age 16

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

7978     Private

Miles

NORRIS

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

4760     Private

John

ORSBUSSON

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

243222     Private

Harry Edward

REYNOLDS

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

4475     Private

Matthew

ROBERTS

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

5007     Private

Walter

RUSSELL

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

3184     Private

Frank

SCHOFIELD

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

3020     Private

Harry

SHAW

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 25th August 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

243132     Private

Ashworth

TAYLOR

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 24th August 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

7538     Private

Thomas

TAYLOR

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Died of wounds on the 27th August 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Forceville Communal Cemetery & Ext.

2986     Private

Ernest

THOMPSON

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916

Rest in peace in Mesnil Communal Cemetery Extension

4640     Private

Thomas

URMSTON

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 25th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

240199     Private

David

WILLIAMS

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916 - Age 38

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

7930     Private

Joseph

WISEMAN

8th Loyal North Lancashire

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial