Title - Accrington Roll of Honour 1914-1919, F-H
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FARNWORTH, Pte. Joseph, 41331 (1st/12th Bn., The Loyal North Lancs. Regt.; formerly 3367 T.R. Bn.); b. Holbeck, Yorks., bapt. 9th August 1899 at St. John and St. Barnabas' Church, Holbeck; s. of John and Emily Tabitha Farnworth; lived at 17 Hope Street, Accrington; attested 12th January 1917; mobilized 25th August 1917; d. (pneumonia) 3rd November 1918 (19) at 26 General Hospital, Etaples; bd. Etaples Mil. Cem. [1, 2, 3, 4, 74, 85, 147]

FARRINGTON, Gunner William, 347482 (Canadian Artillery); b. 8th May 1890 at Accrington, s. of Jeremiah and Isabella Farrington; e. 17th January 1916 at Montreal; d.o.w. at No. 17 Casualty Clearing Station 19th August 1916 (26) from a bomb splinter in the eye while attending bombing practice at 3rd Canadian Divisional Bombing School, Abeele; bd. Lijssenthoek Mil. Cem., Poperinge. [1, 2, 3, 6]

FAWCETT, Pte. Frank, 15932 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 8th September 1895 at Accrington, s. of Charles and Nanny Elizabeth Fawcett; lived at 34 Cobden Street, Accrington; e. 23rd September 1914; k.i.a. 23rd June 1916 (20); bd. Bertrancourt Mil. Cem. [1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

FAWCETT, L/Cpl. James Murray, 16898 (2nd Bn., King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regt.)); b. Bentham, Yorks., s. of Thomas Fawcett; m. Ada Kirton 7th August 1899 at Christ Church, Lancaster; lived at 38 Empress Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 30th September 1915 (37); comm. Loos Memorial; widow and children Catherine (b. 1904) and Henry William (b. 1909) lived at 23 Russia Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 85, 98, 145, 148]

FEATHERS, Pte. Pharoah, 4403 (3rd Bn., The Loyal North Lancs. Regt.); b. Bradford, Yorks., s. of Eli Feathers; birth registered Q2 1866 at Bradford; previously served with The Loyal North Lancs. Regt. from 29th June 1886 to 28th June 1898; m. Annie Rushton 8th June 1898 at St. Peter's Church, Accrington; lived at 127 Richmond Street, Accrington; d. (pneumonia) 19th March 1916 (50); bd. Dartford (East Hill) Cem. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 85, 111, 149]

FERGUSON, Pte. John Alexander, 32590 (7th Bn., King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regt.); formerly 27352 East Lancs. Regt.); b. Preston, s. of Thomas S. Ferguson and Margaret Ferguson; step-son of Barbara Ferguson; birth registered Q1 1884 at Preston; marriage to Lilian Beatrice (Lilian) Leadbetter registered Q4 1903 at Prestwich; lived at 23 Oak Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 22nd July 1917 (33); comm. Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Ieper; widow and children Norman (b. 1904), Jack (b. 1908), Charles (b. 1913), Bessie (b. 1915) and Marie (b. 1917) lived at 23 Oak Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 33, 35, 58, 80, 85, 98]

FIELDING, Cpl. Haworth, 450060 (564th Field Coy., Royal Engineers); b. Accrington, s. of Charles and Elizabeth Fielding; marriage to Gertrude Pollard registered Q4 1904 at Haslingden; lived (1911) at 119 Burnley Road, Accrington; k.i.a. 31st August 1918 (36); bd. Bucquoy Road Cem., Fichieux; widow and children Leslie Singleton (b. 1909) and Hilary Dugdale (b. 1915) lived at 42 Bank Street, North Shore, Blackpool. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 80, 85]

FIELDING, L/Cpl. William, 21916 (7th/8th Bn., King's Own Scottish Borderers); b. Accrington, s. of Joseph and Mary Ellen Fielding; d.o.w. 23rd July 1916 (19); bd. Longuenesse (St. Omer) Souvenir Cem.; parents lived at 8 Princess Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 19, 58, 85]

FIELDING, Pte. William Thomas, 15801 (7th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.; formerly 11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. Accrington, s. of John and Martha Fielding; baptized 14th May 1876; m. Elizabeth Ellen Ritchings 14th May 1898 at St. James' Church, Accrington; lived at 9 George Street, Accrington; e. 22nd September 1914 into Accrington Bn., East Lancs. Regt.; w. 28th May 1916; transferred to 7th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.; adm. No. 31 Ambulance Train (G.S.W., left leg and right thigh) 16th October 1916; d.o.w. 19th October 1916 (40); bd. Boulogne Eastern Cem.; widow and sons William Thomas (b. 1903) and James (b. 1905) lived at 30 Spring Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 5, 85]

FINNEY, Pte. Albert, 7401 (1st Bn., North Staffs. Regt.); b. Newcastle-under-Lyme, s. of Thomas and Mary A. Finney; bro. of 17889 William Finney; k.i.a. 19th April 1917 (22); comm. Arras Memorial; mother lived at 7 Pansy Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 85; also listed on 10]

FINNEY, Pte. William, 17889 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. Stoke-on-Trent, s. of Thomas and Mary A. Finney; bro. of 7401 Albert Finney; m. Margaret Ann Bridge 31st January 1914 at St. Augustine's Church, Huncoat; e. 16th December 1914; k.i.a. 1st July 1916 (30); comm. Thiepval Memorial; mother lived at 7 Pansy Street, Accrington; widow and daughter Doris May (b. 1914) lived at 3 Ormerod Row, Huncoat. [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 58, 85; also listed on 10]

FIRTH, Pte. Joseph, 49578 (50th Field Amb., Royal Army Medical Corps); b. Church, s. of Elizabeth Firth; k.i.a. 26th August 1918 (23); comm. Vis-en-Artois Memorial; mother lived at 5 Peter Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 85]

FIRTH, Pte. Wilfred, 34911 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. Todmorden, Yorks., s. of Sam and Elizabeth Firth; birth registered Q3 1884 at Todmorden; marriage to Sarah Stansfield registered Q3 1910 at Todmorden; lived at 105 Nuttall Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 12th April 1918 (33); comm. Ploegsteert Memorial; widow and children Hilda (b. 1912), Leonard (b. 1914) and Ronald (b. 1916) lived at 105 Nuttall Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 33, 34, 58, 80, 85, 98]

FISH, Rifleman Tom, B/3332 (9th Bn., Rifle Brigade); b. Accrington, s. of Lawson Frederick Fish and Elizabeth Agnes Fish; birth registered Q4 1892 at Haslingden; lived at 34 Haywood Street, Accrington; e. 1st September 1914; k.i.a. 10th July 1915 (22); bd. north-west of Bellewaarde Lake but grave lost; comm. Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Ieper. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 74, 85, 98]

FITZPATRICK, Pte. Daniel, 7654 (1st Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 1883/4 at Nenagh, Co. Tipperary, s. of James and Julia Fitzpatrick; marriage to Annie Kennedy registered Q4 1910 at Haslingden; lived at 116 Dale Street, Accrington; d. (influenza and broncho pneumonia) in hospital at Whalley 29th June 1918 (34); bd. Accrington Cem.; widow and children James (b. 1911) and Julia Mary (b. 1913) lived at 116 Dale Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 34, 35, 58, 73, 80, 85]

FLANNIGAN, Cpl. Thomas Henry M.M., L/201 ("C" Bty. 64th Bde., Royal Field Artillery; formerly 158th (Accrington & Burnley) Bde., Royal Field Artillery); b. Colne; marriage to Jane Ellen Chew registered Q4 1908 at Blackburn; lived at 11 Cross Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 11th December 1917 (31); comm. Tyne Cot Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 80, 85, 150]

FLETCHER, Pte. Harry, 83099 (Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regt.), posted 3rd London Regt.; formerly TR/3/63524, 50th Traing Reserve Bn.); b. 28th March 1899 at Accrington, s. of Joseph and Jane Fletcher; lived at 116a Stanley Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 24th-28th August 1918 (19); bd. Peronne Road Cem., Maricourt. [1, 2, 3, 4, 34, 35, 58, 72, 85]

FOGG, Pte. Robert, 15615 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 21st April 1895 at Heywood, s. of Robert and Elizabeth Ann Fogg; lived at 15 Dowry Street, Accrington; e. 21st September 1914; k.i.a. 10th May 1917 (22); bd. Albuera Cem., Bailleul-sire-Berthoult. [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 30, 85]

FOSTER, Sgt. Philip, 18013 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. Leicester, s. of Frederick John and Emmie Sarah Foster; bapt. 26th January 1896; e. 11th or 12th January 1915; lived at 6 Holly Bank, Accrington; adm. No. 11 Casualty Clearing Station 7th December 1916 (G.S.W., left leg), and transferred to ambulance train 10th December 1916; transferred to 3rd then back to 11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.; k.i.a. 18th October 1918 (22); bd. Cretinier Cem., Wattrelos. [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 85]

FRANCIS, T. [1]. Believed to be FRANCIS, Pte. Thomas, 7898, (1st/5th Bn., West Yorks. Regt. (Prince of Wales's Own); formerly 3/14642, West Riding Regt.); b. 17th February 1893 at Oswaldtwistle, s. of Felix and Elizabeth Francis; m. Gertrude Bird 30th May 1914 at Barnoldswick Parish Church; k.i.a. 1st-3rd July 1916 (23); comm. Thiepval Memorial; widow lived at 5 Bankfield Street, Barnoldswick. [3, 4, 58, 79, 103; service number given as 22830 in 73 and 85; also on 71].

FRANCIS, Pte. Thomas Edward, 15476 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 30th September 1895 at Church, s. of Joseph Henry Francis and Ellen Francis; e. 18th September 1914; k.i.a. 1st July 1916 (20); comm. Thiepval Memorial; pension claimed by his sister Anne (Annie) Francis of 118 Richmond Street, Accrington. [1, 3, 4, 5, 58, 73, 85, 100]

FRANKLIN, Pte. Harry, G/6030 (2nd Bn., Royal Sussex Regt.); b. 16th December 1882 at Bury, s. of Henry and Mary Franklin; marriage to Jane Higson registered Q4 1903 at Haslingden; k.i.a. 13th October 1915 (32); comm. Loos Memorial; widow and twin daughters Agnes and Annie (b. 1904) lived at 95 Stanley Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 35, 58, 80, 85, 151]

GALLAGHER, Pte. John, 5704 (1st Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. Scholes, Wigan; k.i.a. 13th May 1915; comm. Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial; pension claimed by his common-law wife Mary Elizabeth Whittaker of 19 Park Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 73, 85]. Believed to be John GALLAGHER, b. Wigan, s. of Thomas and Matilda Gallagher; e. into Border Regt. 20th October 1897 as 5648 and posted to 1st Bn. 6th February 1898; awarded Queen's South Africa Medal with five clasps (Tugela Heights, Relief of Ladysmith, Cape Colony, Orange Free State and Transvaal) and King's South Africa Medal with two clasps (South Africa 1901 and 1902); transferred to 2nd Bn. 22nd September 1902, and to Army Reserve 19th February 1906; dis. 19th October 1909; re-enlisted into Border Regt. 22nd January 1910 (aged 30 years and 1 month) with a home address of 68 Scaitcliffe Street, Accrington; dis. 21st January 1914. [74]

GARDNER, Pte. Albert, 21644 ("A" Coy. 10th Bn., South Wales Borderers); b. 24th March 1888 at Clayton-le-Moors, s. of Thomas (Tom) and Susan (Susie) Gardner: marriage to Martha Jane Ayrton Whittaker registered Q1 1907 at Haslingden; k.i.a. 3rd September 1918 (30); comm. Vis-en-Artois Memorial; widow and children William (b. 1907) and Ethel (b. 1913) lived at 74 Water Street, Accrington. [1, 58, 80, 86; 2, 3, 4, 85 as GARDINER]

GARNER, Pte. Alfred (Alf), 4850 (20th Bn., Royal Fusiliers); b. 11th November 1896 at Accrington, s. of William Robert Garner and Clara Garner; lived at 1 Lock Street, Oswaldtwistle; k.i.a. 20th July 1916 (19); comm. Thiepval Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 85, 99]

GAUNT, Pte. Robert Cyril Victor (Cyril), 622679 (52nd Bn., Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regt.)); b. 13th May 1897 at Accrington, s. of Robert and Emma Gaunt; lived (1901) at 259 Blackburn Road, Accrington; e. Sewall, British Columbia, 21st June 1915; k.i.a. 16th September 1916 (19); comm. Vimy Memorial; uncle and next-of-kin, William Parker, lived at 2 York Street, Accrington. [1 as GAUNT, C.; 2, 3, 6, 35]

GEORGE, L/Cpl. Joseph, P/8830 (Military Foot Police, Military Police Corps; formerly 13059 East Lancs. Regt.); b. Bacup, s. of James and Sarah George; served previously with East Lancs. Regt. 24th February 1902 to 1st April 1903; marriage to Sarah Alice Lloyd registered Q4 1906 at Blackburn; d. of heart failure at Southampton Dock 2nd March 1919 (34); bd. Church and Clayton-le-Moors Joint Cem.; widow lived at 2 Barlow Row, Oswaldtwistle. [1, 3, 4, 58, 73, 80, 85, 111]. The name GEORGE, J. was a later addition to the Oak Hill Park War Memorial.

GIBSON, Pte. Albert Edward Spencer, 15501 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 1893 at Ulverston, s. of Thomas Spencer Gibson and Elizabeth Eleanor Gibson; birth registered Q3 1893 at Ulverston; lived at 32 Booth Street, Accrington; e. 19th September 1914 (21); k.i.a. 1st/2nd July 1916; comm. Thiepval Memorial. [1, 3, 4, 5, 35, 98]

GIBSON, Pte. Walter, 14663 (10th Bn., Lancs. Fusiliers); b. Darwen, s. of Thomas and Agnes Gibson; bapt. 18th March 1874 at St. John's Church, Darwen; m. Emily Alice Morgan 5th March 1898 at St. Peter's Church, Accrington; lived at 98 Dale Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 27th June 1916 (42); bd. Citadel New Mil. Cem., Fricourt; widow and children Elsie (b. 1905), Walter (b. 1907) and Harold (b. 1910) lived at 98 Dale Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 85, 152, 153]

GLEESON, Pte. Owen, 34825 (1st/5th Bn., King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regt.)); b. 11th February 1894 at Accrington, s. of Michael and Elizabeth Ann Gleeson; lived at 16 Cobden Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 3rd May 1918 (24); comm. Loos Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 85, 99]

GLOVER, Pte. Anthony, 54706 (16th Bn., Manchester Regt.); b. Accrington, s. of Daniel P. Glover and Ellen Philemena Glover; k.i.a. 21st March 1918 (19); comm. Pozieres Memorial; mother lived at 101 Oswald Street, Accrington. [1, 3, 4, 58, 85]

GLOVER, A/Bombardier William (Willie), 656953 (881st Bty. 351st Bde., Royal Field Artillery); b. High Green, Ecclesfield, Yorks., s. of Thomas Dodson and Sarah Glover; d. 17th September 1918 (19) at Fargo Military Hospital, Salisbury Plain; bd. Accrington Cem.; mother lived at 8 Clifton Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 73, 85]

GORE, L/Cpl. Elias, 41074 (2nd Bn., West Yorks. Regt. (Prince of Wales's Own); formerly 29/908 Northumberland Fusiliers); b. 26th November 1888 at Accrington, s. of John and Isabella Gore; marriage to Minnie Kenyon registered Q4 1911 at Haslingden; k.i.a. 16th August 1917 (28); comm. Tyne Cot Memorial; widow lived at 28 Birch Terrace, Baxenden. [1, 3, 4, 58, 80, 85, 99; also listed on 9]

GORTON, L/Cpl. Albert Edward, 241091 (1st/5th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 16th December 1894 at Accrington, s. of William Henry Gorton and Annie Maria Gorton; lived at 117 Wellington Street, Accrington; d.o.w. 27th September 1918 (23); bd. Grevillers Brit. Cem. [1, 2, 3, 4, 34, 85; 72 as GORDON]

GOULDING, Pte. John, 20150 (3rd Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 5th December 1897 at Accrington, s. of John and Sarah Goulding; lived at 9 Crown Street, Accrington; d.o.w. (accidentally shot) 2nd July 1915 (17) at Plymouth; bd. Accrington Cem. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 72, 73, 85, 236]

GOVE, E. [1]. Duplicate entry for 41074 Elias Gore with error in spelling of surname.

GREEN, Pte. Norman Wilfred, 49030 (7th Bn., Norfolk Regt.); b. 4th June 1899 at Ratby, Leicestershire, s. of Henry Levi Green and Eliza Eleanor Green; lived (1911) at 34 Charter Street, Accrington; d.o.w. 24th September 1918 (19); bd. Peronne Comm. Cem. Ext. [1 as GREEN, N.; 2, 3, 4, 58, 85, 154]

GREENHALGH, Pte. Ernest, 20897 (14th Bn., Royal Welsh Fusiliers); b. 17th October 1895 at Church, s. of Alfred Ernest Greenhalgh and Ruth Beatrice Greenhalgh; d.o.w. 26th April 1918 (22); bd. Bagneux Brit. Cem., Gezaincourt; mother lived at 3 Kershaw Street, Church. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 85, 99; also listed on 15]

GREENWOOD, Pte. Arthur, 6455 (7th Bn., East Lancs. Regt., attd. 255th Tunnelling Coy., Royal Engineers); b. Hebden Bridge, Yorks., s. of John Edward Greenwood and Betsy Greenwood; bro. of 10781 Frank Greenwood; k.i.a. 22nd April 1916 (19); bd. Gorre Brit. and Indian Cem.; parents lived at 18 Exchange Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 85]

GREENWOOD, Pte. Frank, 10781 (106th Coy., Machine Gun Corps; formerly 20991 11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. Mytholmroyd, s. of John Edward Greenwood and Betsy Greenwood; bro. of 6455 Arthur Greenwood; marriage to Rose Stoupe on 6th November 1912 registered at Haslingden; d.o.w. 25th August 1916 (25); bd. Corbie Comm. Cem. Ext.; widow Rose and son Clifford (b. 1912) lived at 129 Ormerod Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 85]

GREENWOOD, Pte. James, 19418 (1st Bn., Coldstream Guards); b. Baxenden, s. of John and Mary Alice Greenwood; birth registered Q1 1898 at Haslingden; lived (1911) at 462 Manchester Road, Bexenden; k.i.a. 9th October 1917 (19); comm. Tyne Cot Memorial; sister Betsy Ann Schofield lived at 26 Midland Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 35, 58, 73, 85, 98; also listed on 9]

GREGORY, Pte. Frederick, 27545 (8th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. Accrington; marriage to Leah Ingham registered Q2 1912 at Haslingden; k.i.a. 16th November 1916 (33); comm. Thiepval Memorial; widow Leah lived at 48 Chester Street, Accrington. [1, 3, 4, 80, 85]

GREGSON, Pte. Edward, 29113 (1st Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 21st August 1887 at Church, s. of Giles and Mary Gregson; lived (1911) with parents at 57 Devonshire Street, Accrington; marriage to Maria Grace Chadwick registered Q3 1912 at Haslingden; k.i.a. 21st March 1918 (30); comm. Arras Memorial; widow and adoped daughter Edith Grace Ingham (b. 1908) lived at 20 Gladstone Street, Great Harwood. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 80, 85, 99]

GREGSON, Pte. James Taylor, 282468 (2nd/7th Bn., Lancs. Fusiliers); b. 17th November 1897 at Baxenden, only s. of Thomas and Susan Alice Gregson; lived (1911) at 677 Blackburn Road, Baxenden; accidentally killed 10th May 1917 (19); bd. Brown's Road Mil. Cem., Festubert. [3, 58, 85, 155; not listed on 1 or 9]

GRIMSHAW, Sapper Edward, 59634 (152nd Field Coy., Royal Engineers); b. Church; marriage to Nellie Robinson registered Q2 1915 at Haslingden; d.o.w. 28th April 1917 (26) at 48 Field Ambulance; bd. Cabaret-Rouge Brit. Cem., Souchez; widow lived at 4 Lister Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 73, 80, 85; also listed on 15]

GRIMSHAW, Pte. James Francis, 28023 (1st Bn., East Surrey Regt.; formerly 2342 Royal Sussex Regt.); b. 28th March 1893 at Accrington, s. of James Henry Grimshaw and Mary Jane Grimshaw; lived at 7 Swiss Street, Accrington; d.o.w. 26th September 1916 (23); bd. Bronfay Farm Mil. Cem., Bray-sur-Somme. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 79, 85]

GRIMSHAW, Pte. Joseph, 17920 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 12th May 1887 at Oswaldtwistle, s. of John and Sarah Alice Grimshaw; e. between 22nd and 24th December 1914; k.i.a. 1st/2nd July 1916 (29); comm. Thiepval Memorial; widow Mary lived at 25 Wesley Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 85, 99; also listed on 71]

GRUNDY, Pte. Ralph, 6872 (6th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. Pendleton, Salford, s. of Robert and Susannah Maria Grundy; birth registered Q4 1871 at Salford; m. (1) Annie Brown 25th December 1893 at Paddington, Pendleton; m. (2) Mary Easterby Lee 24th June 1905 at Paddington, Pendleton; lived at 6 Culvert Street, Accrington; d. (dysentry) 31st October 1915; bd. Pieta Mil. Cem. [1, 2, 3, 4, 76, 80, 85, 90, 98, 145; also listed in 16]

GUILFOYLE, Pte. Thomas, 1939 (2nd Bn., South Lancs. Regt.); b. 30th July 1885 at Clayton-le-Moors, s. of James and Honorah Guilfoyle; served with York & Lancs. Regt. January 1904 to February 1904, and with Royal Navy as stoker, March 1904 to April 1909; k.i.a. 14th February 1915 (29); bd. Kemmel Chateau Mil. Cem.; brother Patrick lived at 1 Chapel Court, Accrington. [1, 3, 4, 58, 99, 111, 135; 2 as GUILEFOILE]

HACKING, Gunner Charles Leopold, L/17296 ("B" Bty. 149th Bde., Royal Field Artillery); b. 28th May 1886 at Ramsbottom, s. of James Wrightson Hacking and Margaret Hacking; marriage to Mary Anne Collinge registered Q2 1906 at Skipton; lived (1911) at 81 Abbey Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 23rd April 1917 (30); bd. Henin Comm. Cem. Ext.; widow and daughters Alice Margaret (b. 1908) and Florence Mary (b. 1913) lived at 19 Pendle View, Foulridge. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 80, 85, 156]

HACKING, Pte. Percy, 24758 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. Manchester, s. of Margaret (Maggie) Hacking (née Engledow); lived at 185 Avenue Parade, Accrington; d.o.w. 22nd September 1916 (28) at 2nd Birmingham War Hospital; bd. Accrington Cem. [1, 2, 3, 4, 73, 75; 33, 58 as ENGLEDOW]

HACKING, Pte. Richard Edward, A/215911 (10th Bn., Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regt.)); b. 1st August 1884 at Church, s. of Thomas and Elizabeth Hacking; marriage to Beatrice Boothman registered Q1 1909 at Haslingden; lived (1911) at 31 Canning Street, Accrington; e. 4th January 1915 at Weyburn, Saskatchewan; k.i.a. 11th June 1917 (32); bd. Thelus Mil. Cem.; widow lived at 105 Abbey Street, Accrington. [1, 3, 6, 55, 58, 80, 99]

HALEWOOD, Pte. George Lewis (known as Lewis), 15690 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. Blackburn, s. of William Houghton Halewood and Harriet Halewood; birth registered Q4 1895; e. 21st September 1914; k.i.a. 1st/2nd July 1916 (20); comm. Thiepval Memorial; aunt Sarah Elizabeth Bentley and grandmother Alice Gregson lived (1911) at 25 Barnfield Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 58, 85]

HALEY, Sgt. Charles, 17731 (1st Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. Hamilton, Dumfries, s. of Edward and Hannah Haley; served with East Lancs. Regt. from 13th July 1897 (aged 18) to 13th March 1903, then transferred to Army Reserve; marriage to Mary Meath registered Q1 1908 at Haslingden; lived at 55 Royds Street, Accrington; d.o.w. 12th March 1918 (38); bd. St. Leger Brit. Cem. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 64, 73, 80, 111]

HALL, Pte. Arthur, 2378 (4th Australian Pioneers); b. 1890 at Accrington, s. of Thomas and Martha Hall; marriage to Beatrice Walsh registered Q3 1910 at Haslingden; e. 15th January 1916 at Brisbane; dis. in U.K. 5th November 1917 to take up employment as an Australian Munitions Worker being permanently unfit for General Service (otitis); d. 13th March 1919 (29) at 8 Pansy Street, Accrington; bd. Accrington Cem. [1, 3, 29, 80]

HALSTEAD, Pte. Joseph Henry, 17127 (6th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 23rd January 1885 at Church, s. of Whalley and Alice Ann Halstead; marriage to Margaret Ann Fell registered Q2 1909 at Haslingden; lived (1911) at 50 Pitt Street, Accrington; d.o.w. 16th August 1915 (30); bd. Portianos Mil. Cem., Lemnos, Greece; widow and children Margaret Alice (b. 1911) and Whalley (b. 1914) lived at 22 Midland Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 4, 58, 80, 85, 99; 3 as HALSTED; also listed on 15]

HAMBLING, Pte. Benjamin George, 23145 (13th Bn., Royal Welsh Fusiliers); b. December 1895 at Leeds, s. of Alfred Henry Hambling and Leah Hambling; bro. of 282469 Charles Buckingham Hambling; lived at 575 Manchester Road, Baxenden, Accrington; k.i.a. 22nd April 1918 (22); comm. Pozieres Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 79, 85; also listed on 9]

HAMBLING, Pte. Charles Buckingham, 282469 (2nd/7th Bn., Lancashire Fusiliers); b. 12th January 1892 at Leeds, s. of Alfred Henry Hambling and Leah Hambling; bro. of 23145 Benjamin George Hambling; lived at 575 Manchester Road, Baxenden, Accrington; k.i.a. 21st March 1918 (26); bd. Templeux-le-Guerard Brit. Cem. [1, 3, 4, 58, 79, 85, 157; also listed on 9]

HAMER, Pte. Arnold, 38605 (1st Bn., King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regt.)); b. Ramsbottom, s. of Duckworth and Ellen Hamer; birth registered Q4 1898 at Bury; lived (1911) at 188 Bold Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 18th April 1918 (19); comm. Loos Memorial; mother Ellen lived at 123 Avenue Parade, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 85, 98]

HANNEY, Pte. John, 9605 (6th Bn., King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regt.)); b. Accrington, s. of John and Margaret Hanney; birth registered Q1 1888 at Haslingden; bro. of 18101 William Hanney; k.i.a. 9th February 1917 (29); comm. Basra Memorial, Iraq; mother lived at 6 Plantation Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 85, 98; 3, 4 as HANEY]

HANNEY, L/Cpl. William, 18101 (1st Bn., King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regt.)); b. 19th May 1890 at Accrington, s. of John and Margaret Hanney; bro. of 9605 John Hanney; lived (1911) at 6 Plantation Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 23rd October 1916 (26); bd. Guards' Cemetery, Lesboeufs. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 98]

HARDMAN, Pte. Samuel Davies (Sam), 15504 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 12th May 1890 at Radcliffe, s. of Lawrence and Elizabeth Hardman; e. 19th September 1914; k.i.a. 1st July 1916 (26); bd. Queens Cem., Serre; mother lived at 48 Lonsdale Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 85]

HARGREAVES, Pte. James, 26626 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 13th August 1892 at Accrington, s. of James and Jane Hargreaves; lived (1911) at 18 Marlborough Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 17th August 1916 (24); bd. St. Vaast Post Mil. Cem., Richebourg-l'Avoue; mother lived at 39 Bold Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 30, 58, 72, 85]

HARGREAVES, Pte. James Yates, CH/19181 (Cyclist Bn. R.N. Div, Royal Marine Light Infantry); b. 16th December 1895 at Accrington, s. of James and Martha Hargreaves; lived (1911) at 17 South Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 21st August 1915 (19); bd. Skew Bridge Cem., Gallipoli; father James lived at 5 South Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 58, 85, 136]

HARGREAVES, Pte. Percy, 15505 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 9th April 1897 at Accrington, s. of Thomas and Elizabeth Hargreaves; lived at 31 Frederick Street, Accrington; e. 19th September 1914; d.o.w. 28th June 1916 (19); bd. Gezaincourt Comm. Cem. Ext. [1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

HARGREAVES, Pte. Thurston, TR3/24600 (69th Training Reserve); b. 10th August 1889 at Accrington, only s. of John and Rose Hargreaves; lived (1911) at 97 Burnley Road, Accrington; marriage to Margery Eatock registered Q1 1916 at Blackburn; d. (broncho pneumonia and heart failure) 21st September 1916 (27) at Brighton Grove Hospital, Newcastle-on-Tyne; bd. Accrington Cem.; parents lived at 12 Arnold Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 30, 58, 73, 80, 85, 108]

HARLING, Pte. Charles, 15238 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. Accrington, s. of Mary Harling; marriage to Ethel Masters registered Q1 1910 at Haslingden; lived at 42 Spring Street, Accrington; e. 16th September 1914; d.o.w. 14th July 1916 (28) at Cambridge Hospital, Aldershot; bd. Accrington Cem.; widow and children Charles (b. 1910), Harold (b. 1911) and Edith Mary (b. 1913) lived at 48 Dowry Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 58 (birthplace given as Cornwall), 73, 85; also listed on 71]

HARRIS, Sgt. Fred, 55894 (Royal Army Medical Corps); b. 11th March 1883 at Accrington, s. of Williat and Ellen Harris; m. Elizabeth Alice Taylor 4th September 1902 at Haslingden Register Office; lived at 8 Haywood Street, Accrington; e. 20th February 1915; d. (acute appendicitis/delayed chloroform poisoning) 27th January 1918 (34) at 16 Casualty Clearing Station; bd. Baghdad (North Gate) War Cem., Iraq; son Herbert (b. 1902) and guardian Mary Taylor lived at 47 Westmorland Street, Barrow-in-Furness. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 74, 80, 85, 99]

HARRISON, Pte. Arthur, 48977 (13th Bn., The King's (Liverpool Regt.); formerly 27359 East Lancs. Regt.); b. Accrington, s. of William and Elizabeth Harrison; marriage to Edith Emily Moon Baxter registered Q3 1910 at Haslingden; lived at 37 Dowry Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 21st August 1918 (37); bd. Railway Cutting Cem., Courcelles-le-Comte; widow and daughter Freda (b. 1912) lived at 37 Dowry Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 34, 58, 85]

HARRISON, L/Cpl. Arthur, 17281 (10th Bn., Gloucestershire Regt.); b. Accrington, s. of Benjamin and Matilda Harrison; m. Annie Isabella Cook 13th April 1895 at St. John's Church, Accrington; lived (1911) at 10 Sybil Road, Gloucester; k.i.a. 25th September 1915 (45); bd. Dud Corner Cem., Loos. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 85, 158]

HARRISON, 2/Lt. James (53rd Sqdn., Royal Air Force; previously TR/4/2 South Wales Borderers); b. 1st May 1891, s. of John Harrison; marriage to Clara Cave registered Q1 1915 at Haslingden; dis. from South Wales Borderers to a commission in the Royal Flying Corps 28th November 1917; k.i.a. 29th June 1918 (27), his RE8 D4834 seen going down in flames at 7pm, north-east of Quesnoy-sur-Deôle; bd. Cinq Rues Brit. Cem.; widow lived at 14 Whitaker Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 80, 101, 159]

HARTLEY, Pte. John James, 19552 (2nd Bn., Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regt.)); b. 20th March 1897 at Accrington, s. of Matthew and Margaret Hartley; lived at 14 Adelaide Street, Accrington; e. 1st March 1916; w. 5th September 1916 while attd. 26th Bn., Northumberland Fusiliers; k.i.a. 23rd November 1917 (20); comm. Arras Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 74, 85, 99]

HARTLEY, Rifleman Thomas Howarth, 2710 (7th Bn., Royal Irish Rifles); b. 15th March 1892 at Accrington, s. of Matthew and Margaret Hartley; lived at 14 Adelaide Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 9th September 1916 (24); comm. Thiepval Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 85, 99]

HARTLEY, Pte. Wilson, 1988 (1st/5th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 21st March 1896 at Accrington, s. of Wilson and Sarah Elizabeth Hartley; lived (1911) at 14 Warner Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 6th June 1915 (19); bd. Twelve Tree Copse Cem., Gallipoli; mother lived at 20 Birtwistle Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 79, 85]

HASELEY, Gunner Arthur Cecil, 1023 (1st (East Lancs.) Bde., Royal Field Artillery); b. 13th March 1898 at Newport, Shropshire, s. of Agnes Muriel Haseley, and adopted son of John and Leah Podmore (his uncle and aunt); lived with John and Leah Podmore at 15 Albert Street, Church; e. 7th January 1914; k.i.a. by bullet 15th June 1915 (17); bd. in Gully Ravine, Gallipoli; comm. Helles Memorial, Gallipoli; aunt, Edith Podmore, lived at 31 Lonsdale Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 74, 85, 160; also listed in 15]

HATHERALL, Sgt. Albert Edward, 652 (9th Bn., East Surrey Regt.); b. London, s. of Richard Hatherall; m. Lily Blackburn 22nd March 1904 at St. Stephen's Church, Acomb, Yorks.; lived at 39 Plantation Street, Accrington; d. (growth on lung) 11th June 1917 (48) in hospital at Wolverhampton; bd. Accrington Cem. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 73, 85, 161]

HAWKER, L/Cpl. William, S/16068 (1st Bn., Gordon Highlanders); b. Baxenden, s. of Fred and Betty Hawker; lived at 45 Hill Street, Baxenden; d. (appendicitis) 23rd February 1917 (20); bd. Durban (Ordnance Road) Mil. Cem., Kwazulu Natal. [1, 3, 4, 58, 85]

HAWORTH, Pte. Cyril, G/2259 (8th Bn., Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regt.)); b. 9th September 1895 at Accrington, s. of Henry and Ellen Haworth; lived at 10 Russia Street, Accrington; e. 8th September 1914; k.i.a. 26th September 1915 (20); comm. Loos Memorial. [2, 3, 4, 58, 72, 74, 85; not listed on 1]

HAWORTH, L/Cpl. David, 17896 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 17th July 1892 at Blackburn, s. of Robert and Mary Ann Haworth; lived at 32 Charter Street, Accrington; e. 17th December 1914; w. 1st-5th July 1916; d.o.w. 28th June 1917 (24); bd. Duisans Brit. Cem., Etrun. [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 85, 97]

HAWORTH, Pte. Dixon, 36611 (6th Bn., Leicestershire Regt.; formerly 28260, East Lancs. Regt.); b. Accrington, s. of Dixon and Ann Haworth; m. Harriet Chippendale 2nd July 1902 at Whalley Road Congregational Chapel, Accrington; lived at 17 Devonshire Street, Accrington; attested 2nd December 1915; mobilized 4th August 1916; w. 10th October 1917; k.i.a. 28th May 1918 (39); comm. Soissons Memorial. [1, 3, 4, 58, 72; 74, 85 as HOWARTH]

HAWORTH, Gunner Edward, L/725 (82nd Bty., Royal Field Artillery; formerly 158th (Accrington & Burnley) Bde., Royal Field Artillery); b. 18th September 1889 at Accrington, s. of Jonas and Martha Ann Haworth; marriage to Elizabeth Gregson registered Q3 1908 at Haslingden; lived (1911) at 19 Pitt Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 24th July 1917 (27); bd. Perth Cem. (China Wall), Ieper; widow and sons Stanley (b. 1909) and Herbert Edward (b. 1916) lived at 31 Nelson Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 4, 58, 72, 80, 85; 3 as HOWARTH, F.]

HAWORTH, Pte. Fred, 26178 (1st Bn., East Lancs. Regt. attd. 9th Bn., The Loyal North Lancs. Regt.); b. 6th April 1893 at Accrington, s. of Abraham and Ellen Haworth; lived (1911) at 52 Maudsley Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 21st August 1916 (23); bd. Connaught Cem., Thiepval; father lived at 27 Pendle Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 72, 85]

HAWORTH, Pte. Frederick William (Fred), 19326 (2nd Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. Oswaldtwistle, s. of Mark and Alice Haworth; birth registered Q2 1892 at Blackburn; lived (1911) at 23 Stevenson Street East, Accrington; k.i.a. 2nd April 1918 (25); comm. Pozieres Memorial; father Mark lived at 15 Rose Street, Accrington. [1 as HAWORTH, F.; 2, 3, 4, 34, 58, 85, 98]

HAWORTH, G. [1]. Believed to be George Haworth, bro. of 17896 David Haworth, taken prisoner-of-war at Roisel 21st March 1918 while serving with 4th Bn., East Lancs. Regt. and survived the war [5].

HAWORTH, Pte. Harry, 43056 (1st/6th Bn., Manchester Regt.; formerly 17075 King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regt.)); b. 4th April 1897 at Rising Bridge, Accrington, s. of James and Sarah Jane Haworth; bro. of 50246 John William Haworth; lived at 11 Hoyle Street, Rising Bridge; d.o.w. 5th September 1917 (20); bd. Lijssenthoek Mil. Cem., Poperinge. [2, 3, 4, 58, 85, 99; not listed on 1]

HAWORTH, Pte. Henry (Harry), R4/063973 (Royal Army Service Corps attd. 733rd Coy. Labour Corps as 243847; formerly 33982 Royal Army Service Corps); b. Bolton, s. of Henry Dickinson Haworth and Elizabeth Alice Haworth; birth registered Q4 1890 at Bolton; d. 14th April 1918 (27); bd. Fouilloy Comm. Cem., Oise; parents lived at 12 Lodge Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 98]

HAWORTH, Pte. Herbert, 40193 (11th Bn., Lancs. Fusiliers; formerly 17869 11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 28th April 1885 at Accrington, s. of Edwin and Margaret Haworth; marriage to Maria Astin registered Q3 1910 at Haslingden; lived at 28 Clement Street, Accrington; e. 12th or 14th December 1914; w. 1st-5th July 1916; transferred to 17th Bn., Manchester Regt. as 43189, and later to 11th Bn., Lancs. Fusiliers as 40193; k.i.a. 10th August 1917 (32); bd. Tyne Cot Cem. [1, 3, 4, 5, 85; 80 as HOWARTH]

HAWORTH, Sapper James, 63608 (8th Field Troops Coy., Royal Engineers); b. 1888/9 at Accrington; marriage to Jennet Holmes Thompson registered Q2 1909 at Haslingden; lived (1911) at 12 Leyland Street, Accrington; d. 10th February 1918 at 27th General Hospital, Cairo; bd. Cairo War Memorial Cem., Egypt; widow lived at 19 Brown Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 73, 80, 85]

HAWORTH, Private James Henry, 35772 (203rd Coy., Machine Gun Corps (Inf); formerly 22100 East Lancs. Regt.); b. Haslingden, s. of John Robert Haworth and Fanny Haworth; birth registered Q4 1896 at Haslingden; lived at 24 Maden Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 28th November 1917; comm. Tyne Cot Memorial; sole legatee Ivy Taylor. [1, 2, 3, 4, 35, 58, 73, 98]

HAWORTH, Pte. Job, 28854 (1st Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. Clayton-le-Moors, s. of John Henry Haworth and Sarah Haworth; m. Jane Bennett 26th March 1910 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Great Harwood; k.i.a. 13th April 1917 (30); bd. Fampoux Brit. Cem.; daughters Phyllis (b. 1910) and Edna (b. 1913) lived with guardian at 13 Park Street, Great Harwood. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 85, 162; also listed on 12 and 13]

HAWORTH, Pte. John Arthur, 111219 (4th Canadian Mounted Rifles (Central Ontario Regt.)); b. 13th September 1882 at Accrington, s. of John Alfred Haworth; marriage to Isabella Dobson registered Q2 1907 at Haslingden; e. at Amherst, Nova Scotia, 30th March 1915; d. (missing believed killed) 2nd June 1916 (33); comm. Ypres (Menin Gate Memorial); widow lived at 233 Avenue Parade, Accrington. [1, 3, 6, 30, 80]

HAWORTH, Pte. John William, 50246 (17th Bn., The King's (Liverpool Regt.)); b. Rising Bridge, Accrington, s. of James and Sarah Jane Haworth; birth registered Q4 1890 at Haslingden; bro. of 43056 Harry Haworth; lived at 11 Hoyle Street, Rising Bridge; k.i.a. 31st July 1917 (26); comm. Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. [3, 4, 58, 73, 85, 98; not listed on 1 or 9]

HAWORTH, Gunner Richard (Royal Field Artillery); lived at 4 Cobham Street, Accrington [1, 2, not found in 3]. Mistakenly recorded as Richard on War Memorial, in Greater Accrington Roll of Honour and in Accrington Observer & Times of 20th April 1918; in fact, a duplicate entry for 160154 Robert Westwell Haworth.

HAWORTH, Pte. Richmond, 19645 (1st Bn., Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry); b. 15th August 1897 at Accrington, s. of Percy and Mary Jane Haworth; lived at 17 Richmond Hill Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 4th October 1917 (20); comm. Tyne Cot Memorial. [1, 3, 4, 72; 85 as Richard]

HAWORTH, Robt. [1]. Believed to be a (most likely, second) duplicate entry for 160154 Robert Westwell Haworth.

HAWORTH, Gunner Robert Westwell, 160154 ("B" Bty. 95th Bde., Royal Field Artillery); b. 26th October 1884 at Accrington, s. of Robert and Mary Ann Haworth; bro. of 17896 David Haworth; lived (1911) at 32 Charter Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 5th April 1918 (33); bd. Dernancourt Comm. Cem. Ext.; sister Violet lived at 4 Cobham Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 85, 97]

HAWORTH, Pte. Ross, 20448 (2nd Bn., Lancs. Fusiliers); b. Pendleton, Salford, s. of James and Harriet Haworth; marriage to Daisy Gladys Fell registered Q1 1916 at Haslingden; d.o.w. 26th May 1917 (30); bd. Etaples Mil. Cem.; widow lived at 36 Limefield Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 73, 80, 85]

HAWTHORNTHWAITE, Cpl. George, 9213 (2nd Bn., West Yorks. Regt. (Prince of Wales's Own)); b. 20th August 1887 at Accrington, s. of James and Sarah Ann Hawthornthwaite; marriage to Annie Cunliffe registered Q1 1917 at Blackburn; k.i.a. 11th March 1917 (29); bd. Combles Comm. Cem. Ext.; widow lived at 4 Edward Street, Church. [1, 2, 3, 58, 72, 80, 85; 4 as HOWARTH, George; also listed on 15 as HAYTHORNTHWAITE]

HAYDOCK, Pte. Thomas, 19386 (1st Bn., King's Shropshire Light Infantry; attd. 16th Bde., Trench Mortar Bty.); b. 5th January 1888 at Church, s. of John and Elizabeth Ann Haydock; lived (1911) at 19 Brown Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 28th June 1917 (29); bd. Philosophe Brit. Cem., Mazingarbe; mother lived at 9 Paradise Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 85, 99]

HAYES, Pte. Daniel, 21722 (8th Bn., King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regt.)); b. 1874 at Tipperary, s. of Thomas Hayes; lived at Accrington, prior to service with East Lancs. Regt. from 12th July 1892 to 11th July 1904, taking part in Chitral Relief Expedition, 1895, and South African Campaign, 1902; k.i.a. 18th July 1916 (42); comm. Thiepval Memorial; brother Thomas lived at 2 Back Water Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 33, 73, 76, 89, 111]

HAYES, Pte. Patrick, 4505 (1st Bn., Irish Guards); b. 22nd November 1881 at Birr, Co. Offaly; taken prisoner-of-war 6th November 1914 at Ypres; d.o.w. 25th July 1917 (35); bd. Niederzwehren Cem., Germany; mother Mary lived at 16 Bank Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 85, 130]

HAYGARTH, Pte. William, 34956 (2nd Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. Accrington; marriage to Ellen Hannah Snowden registered Q2 1905 at Haslingden; lived (1911) at 33 Chapel Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 5th/6th February 1917 (35); bd. Sailly-Saillisel Brit. Cem.; widow and daughter Agnes (b. 1906) lived at 136 Water Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 80, 85]

HAYHURST, Pte. John James, 85999 (1st Bn., The King's (Liverpool Regt.); formerly 7743 King's Shropshire Light Infantry); b. Blackburn, s. of Thomas and Elizabeth Alice Hayhurst; birth registered Q1 1886 at Blackburn; lived (1911) at 95 Dale Street, Accrington with brother Edward; marriage to Martha Mahali E. Bruce registered Q1 1913 at Haslingden; k.i.a. 16th April 1918 (32); bd. Cabaret-Rouge Brit. Cem., Souchez; widow and children John Thomas (b. 1913) and Martha (b. 1917) lived at 9 Maden Street, Accrington. [1, 3, 4, 33, 58, 73, 80, 85, 98]

HAYWOOD, H. H. [1]; see HEYWOOD, L/Cpl. Harry Hermon.

HAYWOOD, Lt. Sydney (Royal Flying Corps; formerly 11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 26th February 1891 at Accrington, s. of Charles Spencer Haywood and Ethel Rebecca Haywood; aptd. 2/Lt. Accrington Bn., East Lancs. Regt. 17th September 1914; transferred to Royal Flying Corps 8th January 1915; aptd. Lt. May 1915; injured in aeroplane accident 25th August 1915; aptd. Flight Commander March 1916; killed in aeroplane accident at or near Kut, Mesopotamia 26th October 1916 (25); comm. Shaikh Saad Old Cem. Memorial, Amara War Cem., Iraq. [1, 2, 3, 5]

HEALD, Lt. Ivan Shackleton (Hood Bn. R.N. Div., Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve); b. 13th October 1883 at Accrington, s. of John Thomas Heald and Mary Heald; e. 8th September 1914; appt. to commission as Sub-Lt., R.N.V.R. gazetted 9th February 1915; promotion to Lt. gazetted 31st March 1916; aptd. Benbow Scout & Signal Officer March 1915; transferred to Hood Bn. 12th June 1915 to 23rd July 1915, rejoining battalion from 3rd September 1915 to 13th October 1916 after being wounded; attd. 25 Squadron, Royal Flying Corps as Observer; k.i.a. 4th December 1916 (33) when his FE2b 7022 was shot down by an enemy aircraft near Thelus; bd. Cabaret Rouge Brit. Cem., Souchez. [1, 2, 3, 58, 72, 85, 159, 163]

HEAP, Pte. Arthur, 25091 (1st Bn., East Lancs. Regt., attd. 20th Bn., Manchester Regt.); b. 5th January 1891 at Accrington, s. of George and Elizabeth Ann Heap; lived at 27 Westwood Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 3rd September 1916 (25); bd. Delville Wood Cem., Longueval. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 85, 108]

HEATH, Pte. A. C. [1]; see CHRISTIAN, Pte. Arthur Heath.

HEATON, Pte. Thomas, 11218 (12th C.C.S., Royal Army Medical Corps); b. Accrington, s. of Richard and Elizabeth Heaton; lived at 30 Royds Street, Accrington; d. at sea 17th November 1915 (21), presumed to have drowned in the sinking of the H.S. "Anglia"; comm. Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton. [1, 2, 3, 4, 35, 58, 74, 85, 164]

HELLIWELL, Pte. Walter, 11108 (2nd Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. Halifax, s. of Sunderland and Margaret Helliwell; bapt. 22nd July 1896 at St. James' Church, Halifax; lived (1911) at 20 Ranger Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 24th September 1916 (20); bd. Vermelles Brit. Cem.; mother lived at 3 Canning Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 35, 58, 85]

HENDERSON, Pte. Robert, 8647 (17th (2nd City) Bn., Manchester Regt.); b. 11th July 1895 at Accrington, s. of James Hall Henderson and Margaret (Maggie) Henderson; lived at 58 Frederick Street, Accrington; e. 3rd September 1914; k.i.a. 10th July 1916 (20); comm. Thiepval Memorial. [1, 3, 4, 35, 74, 79, 85]

HEYS, Pte. James, 19052 (8th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. Bury; m. (1) (Elizabeth Ann?) Ashton; m. (2) Sarah Dewhirst registered Q2 1911 at Haslingden; k.i.a. 16th November 1916; bd. Ancre Brit. Cem., Beaumont Hamel; widow and children Mary Ann (b. 1908), John (b. 1909) and William Robert Victor (b. 1911) lived at 51 Manor Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 80, 85; also listed on 10]

HEYS, Pte. James Edward, 17173 (8th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. Haslingden, s. of James Heys; marriage to Bertha Robinson registered Q1 1905 at Haslingden; lived (1911) at 10 Bridge Houses, Baxenden; k.i.a. 8th March 1916 (32); bd. Foncquevillers Mil. Cem.; widow and sons Harold Robinson (b. 1905), Roland (b. 1911) and James William (b. 1916) lived at 5 Farm Fold, Rising Bridge. [1, 2, 3, 4, 33, 58, 80, 85; also listed on 9]

HEYS, Pte. John Edward, 4607 (1st/6th Bn., Duke of Wellington's (West Riding) Regt.); b. Accrington, s. of Richard and Sarah Heys; birth registered Q4 1878 at Haslingden; marriage to Abigail Mary Riley registered Q4 1898 at Blackburn; e. 11th August 1915 into 3rd/6th Bn., West Riding Regt. (previously served with East Lancs. Regt. 14th November 1902 to 8th October 1904); posted to 1st/6th Bn., West Riding Regt. 12th June 1916; k.i.a. 5th July 1916 (37); bd. Lonsdale Cem., Authuille; survived by children Edward (b. 1905) and Catherine (b. 1907); father lived at 124 Royds Street, Accrington. [1 as EDWARDS, J.; 2 as EDWARDS, John; 3, 4, 36, 73, 85 as HEYES; 76, 80, 98 as HEYS; 60 as HAYES/HEYES]

HEYS, Pte. John Lawson, 26365 (1st/5th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. Accrington, s. of George and Mary Heys; lived at 15 Hudson Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 20th October 1918 (24); bd. Belle Vue Brit. Cem., Briastre. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 85; also listed on 9]

HEYS, Pte. Thomas, 19071 (1st Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. Accrington; marriage to Ann Pilkington registered Q4 1901 at Haslingden; lived at 17 Hood Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 21st March 1918 (37); comm. Arras Memorial; widow and children Allan (b. 1903), Sarah Ann (b. 1906), James Edward (b. 1910), Norman (b. 1912) and Harold (b. 1914) lived at 17 Hood Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 73, 80, 85]

HEYWOOD, L/Cpl. Harry Hermon, 242441 (2nd/5th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. Accrington, s. of Edwin Allen Heywood and Ann Maria Heywood; marriage to Florence (Florrie) Barber registered Q4 1909 at Haslingden; lived (1911) at 241 Church Lane, Church; d.o.w. 22nd July 1917 (30); bd. Coxyde Mil. Cem., Koksijde; widow and children Phyllis (b. 1911) and James Milton (b. 1915) lived at 73 Avenue Parade, Accrington. [1 as HAYWOOD, H. H.; 2, 3, 4, 58, 80, 85]

HEYWOOD, Gunner William Henry, 180838 (163rd Siege Bty., Royal Garrison Artillery); b. Accrington, s. of Robert and Alice Heywood; m. Annie Pilkington 18th February 1914 at Church Kirk; e. 7th August 1914 as 25156 Royal Army Medical Corps; dis. 6th February 1915; re-enlisted into Royal Garrison Artillery; d.o.w. 16th July 1918 (29); bd. Aubigny Comm. Cem. Ext.; widow and son William Robert (b. 1918) lived at 22 Primrose Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 74, 85]

HIESLEY, Pte. Thomas, 6466 (1st Bn., King's Shropshire Light Infantry); b. Accrington, s. of Henry and Mary Hiesley; birth registered Q3 1881 at Haslingden; lived (1911) at 8 Ellison Street, Accrington; marriage to Edith Roberts registered Q1 1912 at Haslingden; k.i.a. 25th October 1914 (33); comm. Ploegsteert Memorial; widow and son John (b. 1913) lived at 10 Hindle Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 80, 85, 98]

HIGGIN, Corporal Robert M.M., L/625 ("C" Bty. 64th Bde., Royal Field Artillery, formerly 158th (Accrington & Burnley) Bde., Royal Field Artillery); b. 7th December 1894 at Ashton-under-Lyne, s. of James and Ellen Higgin; k.i.a. 18th October 1917 (22); comm. Tyne Cot Memorial; mother lived at 103 Oswald Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 73, 85, 165; 4 as HIGGINS, R.]

HIGHAM, Pte. Thomas, 29000 (1st Bn., Lancs. Fusiliers); b. 1st April 1894 at Accrington, s. of William and Maria Higham; lived (1911) at 43 Hyndburn Road, Accrington; k.i.a. 6th August 1918 (24); bd. La Kreule Mil. Cem., Hazebrouck. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 72, 85]

HIGSON, Gunner George Myers, L/16961 ("B" Bty. 150th Bde., Royal Field Artillery); b. 20th February 1893 at Ramsbottom, s. of James and Nancy Higson; lived (1911) at 28 Dale Street, Stubbins, Ramsbottom; served with Accrington Borough Police in civilian life; k.i.a. 10th October 1916 (23); comm. Thiepval Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 85, 156]

HINDLE, Pte. Arnold, 29606 (9th Bn., The Loyal North Lancs. Regt.; formerly 21888 East Lancs. Regt.); b. Haslingden, s. of Robert and Sarah Hindle; lived at 579 Pilling Terrace, Baxenden; d.o.w. 22nd October 1916 (21); bd. Albert Comm. Cem. Ext. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 85; also listed on 9]

HINDLE, L/Cpl. Herman, 68001 (55th Coy., Machine Gun Corps (Inf); formerly 29007 East Lancs. Regt.); b. 15th December 1892 at Accrington, s. of John and Elizabeth Ann Hindle; lived at 36 Oswald Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 9th April 1918 (25); comm. Loos Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 72, 85]

HINDLE, Pte. John Thomas, 17949 (6th Bn., King's Own Scottish Borderers); b. 22nd March 1896 at Accrington, s. of Thomas and Jane Ann Hindle; lived at 91 Sultan Street, Accrington; d.o.w. 13th April 1917 (21); bd. Aubigny Comm. Cem. Ext. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 72, 85; 30 as HINDLE, John E.]

HINDLE, Pte. Walter, 201846 ("B" Coy. 2nd/4th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 7th December 1888 at Accrington, s. of Benjamin Heap Hindle and Sarah Alice Hindle; lived at West Lynn, 69 Westwood Street, Accrington; k.i.a. between 21st and 31st March 1918 (29); comm. Pozieres Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 72, 73, 85]

HIRST, Pte. John Graham, 25020 (8th Bn., King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regt.)); b. 8th April 1897 at Accrington, s. of Miles and Edith Jean Hirst; lived at 194 Avenue Parade, Accrington; attested 17th November 1915; mobilized 25th August 1916; k.i.a. 9th April 1917 (20); bd. London Cem., Neuville-Vitasse. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 72, 74, 85]

HISLOP, Capt. Robert Wallace (251st Tunnelling Coy., Royal Engineers); b. 10th December 1883 at 44 South Portland Street, Gorbals, Glasgow, s. of Charles and Jessie Hislop; mining engineer and mine surveyor; lived (1911) at 95 Avenue Parade, Accrington; k.i.a. 22nd July 1917 (33); bd. Cambrin Mil. Cem. [1 and 2 as HYSLOP; 3, 4, 58, 85, 110]

HITCHEN, Cpl. Abraham Thomas, 32457 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.; formerly 51563 Royal Welsh Fusiliers); b. Oswaldtwistle, s. of Robert and Grace Hitchen; birth registered Q1 1884 at Blackburn; marriage to Lily Barnes registered Q2 1909 at Blackburn; lived (1911) at 8 Porter Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 12th April 1918 (34); comm. Ploegsteert Memorial; widow and daughter Gertrude Elizabeth (b. 1911) lived at 41 Lower Antley Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 35, 58, 73, 80, 85]

HOBAN, Pte. John, 32641 (13th Bn., Essex Regt.; formerly 27453 East Lancs. Regt.); b. Doals, Bacup, s. of Anthony and Sabina Hoban; lived at 61 Eagle Street, Accrington; d. 5th June 1917 (25) at Gosforth War Hospital; bd. Accrington Cem. [1 as HORAN; 3, 4, 58, 73, 75, 85]

HOBSON, Pte. James David, 352744 (2nd/9th Bn., Manchester Regt.); b. 30th July 1896 at Accrington, s. of George and Margaret Hobson; lived at 211 Blackburn Road, Accrington; d.o.w. 9th April 1918 (21); bd. St. Sever Cem. Ext., Rouen. [1 as HOBSON, J.; 2, 3, 4, 58, 73, 79, 85, 145]

HODGKINSON, Pte. Alfred, 5811 (1st Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 17th October 1882 at Blackburn, s. of George and Sarah Hodgkinson; k.i.a. 25th October 1914 (32); bd. Strand Mil. Cem., Ploegsteert; father lived at 1 Argyle Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 85, 166]

HODGKINSON, Pte. Thomas William, 22286 (9th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 7th January 1890 at Accrington, s. of Thomas and Mary Alice Hodgkinson; lived (1911) at 30 King Street, Accrington; marriage to Alice Hodgson registered Q3 1913 at Haslingden; d. (broncho pneumonia) 15th December 1918 (28) at Whalley Hospital; bd. Accrington Cem.; widow and son Harry (b. 1915) lived at 108 Dowry Street, Accrington. [1 as HODGKINSON, T.; 2, 3, 58, 72, 80, 85]

HODKINSON, Pte. George Richard, 5839 (1st Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 9th August 1885 at Accrington, s. of Richard and Mary Hodkinson; lived (1911) at New Model Lodging House, 4-6 Milnshaw Lane, Accrington; k.i.a. 13th May 1915 (29); comm. Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. [1 as HODGKINSON, G.; 3, 4, 58, 70, 99]

HODSON, Sapper Richard, WR/272977 (Railway Operating Division, Royal Engineers); b. 18th January 1884 at Accrington, s. of Richard and Ann Hodson; lived (1911) at 5 Richmond Hill Street, Accrington; marriage to Selina Slater registered Q3 1914 at Haslingden; d.o.w. 17th May 1918 (34); bd. Abbeville Comm. Cem. Ext.; widow and son Thomas (b. 1916) lived at 42 Maden Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 35, 58, 80, 85; 72 as HODGSON]

HODSON, Pte. William Alfred, 1672 (1st/5th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 18th May 1895 at Accrington, s. of James William Hodson and Margaret Hodson; k.i.a. 9th August 1915 (20); comm. Helles Memorial, Gallipoli; mother lived at 8 Hood Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 72, 85]

HODSON, Pte. William Arthur, 15809 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 10th August 1888 at Oswaldtwistle, s. of John and Jane Ann Hodson; marriage to Annie Clarke registered Q2 1914 at Haslingden; e. 22nd September 1914; d.o.w. 1st/2nd July 1916 (27); bd. Queens Cem., Serre; widow and son Jack (b. 1914) lived at 137 Wellington Street, Accrington. [1, 3, 4, 5, 85, 99]

HOGAN, Pte. John, 26340 (7th Bn., Border Regt.); b. 2nd December 1880 at Accrington, s. of Patrick and Mary Hogan; marriage to Lily Farrington registered Q3 1911 at Haslingden; k.i.a. 23rd April 1917 (36); comm. Arras Memorial; widow and children Margaret (b. 1912), John William (b. 1913), Thomas (b. 1916) and Wilfred (1917-18) lived at 3 Halls Yard, Accrington. [1, 3, 4, 80, 85, 99]

HOGAN, Pte. Matthew, 3489 (7th Bn., Leinster Regt.); b. 10th May 1883 at Nenagh, Co. Tipperary, s. of Michael and Honora Hogan; marriage to Mary Foley registered Q2 1908 at Haslingden; lived at 42 Chapel Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 3rd September 1916 (33); comm. Thiepval Memorial; widow and children Mary (b. 1909), Michael (b. 1910), William (b. 1912) and Eileen (b. 1916) lived at 42 Chapel Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 80, 85, 167]

HOGAN, Pte. Peter, 18072 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 16th January 1892 at Accrington, s. of Patrick and Elizabeth Hogan; birth registered Q1 1892; lived at 15 Wesley Street, Accrington; e. 27th January 1915 (previously served from 10th September to 4th November 1914 with 10th Bn., Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) as 13894); k.i.a. 1st July 1916 (24); comm. Thiepval Memorial; mother lived at 43 Persia Street, Accrington. [1, 3, 4, 5, 85, 99]. The name HOGAN, P. was a later addition to the Oak Hill Park War Memorial.

HOLDEN, Pte. Alfred, 81506 (5th Bn., Machine Gun Corps; formerly 6473, East Yorks. Regt.); b. 12th May 1895 at Accrington, s. of Thomas and Caroline Holden; lived (1911) at 81 Park Terrace, Church; k.i.a. 1st July 1918 (23); bd. Tannay Brit. Cem., Thiennes; mother lived at 81 Hyndburn Road, Church. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 72, 85; also listed on 15]

HOLDEN, Pte. Charles, 67270 (9th Bn., Royal Welsh Fusiliers); b. Accrington, s. of Frank and Emily Holden; lived at 27 Owen Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 8th May 1918 (19); bd. Voormezeele Enclosure No. 3, Ieper. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 85]

HOLDEN, Cpl. Ernest, 15989 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 3rd August 1881 at Accrington, s. of Joseph and Elizabeth Ellen (Lizzie) Holden; m. Lillian (Lily) Claybrook 30th January 1909 at St. Saviour's Church, Hammersmith; lived at 61 Second Avenue, Mortlake; e. 24th September 1914; k.i.a. 1st/2nd July 1916 (34); bd. Queens Cem., Serre. [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 85]

HOLDEN, Gnr. Harry, 215350 (4th Bty., Royal Field Artillery); b. Accrington, s. of Christopher and Ann Holden; birth registered Q3 1891 at Haslingden; lived (1911) at 167 Avenue Parade, Accrington; marriage to Alice Southworth registered Q1 1917 at Haslingden; d. 6th July 1919 (27); comm. Delhi Memorial (India Gate) (buried Nowshera Mil. Cem.); widow lived at 166 Avenue Parade, Accrington. [1, 3, 58, 80, 85, 98]

HOLDEN, Pte. James, 40222 (20th Bn., Manchester Regt.; formerly 25566 East Lancs. Regt.); b. Manchester; d.o.w. 4th May 1917 (42); comm. Arras Memorial; brother George lived at 19 Meadow Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 73, 85]

HOLDEN, Pte. John, 56215 (9th Bn., Welsh Regt.); b. 13th February 1899 at Accrington, s. of Benjamin and Elizabeth Holden; bro. of 201925 Sam Grimshaw Holden; lived at 35 Garbett Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 17th April 1918 (19); comm. Tyne Cot Memorial. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 72, 85]

HOLDEN, Pte. John Ormerod, 37463 (16th Bn., The King's (Liverpool Regt.)); b. 6th April 1881 at Accrington, s. of Ormerod and Catherine (Kate) Holden; lived at 7 Hollins Lane, Accrington; attested 11th December 1915; mobilized 5th April 1916; dis. (no longer physically fit) 13th June 1916; d. 2nd July 1916 (35) at Edgbaston General Hospital; bd. Birmingham (Lodge Hill) Cem. [1 and 2 as HOLDEN, J. C.; 3, 4, 58, 72, 73, 74]

HOLDEN, Pte. Sam Grimshaw, 201925 (1st/4th Bn., King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regt.)); b. 9th August 1896 at Accrington, s. of Benjamin and Elizabeth Holden; bro. of 56215 John Holden; lived at 35 Garbett Street, Accrington; e. 14th November 1916; w. 15th June 1917 and hospitalized in England; d.o.w. 21st October 1917 (21) at Military Hospital, Devonport; bd. Oswaldtwistle (Immanuel) Churchyard. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 72, 74, 85]

HOLDEN, Pte. Taylor, 7673 (1st Bn., Coldstream Guards); b. Haslingden, s. of Henry and Jane Holden; lived (1911) at 8 North Cote Street, Haslingden; k.i.a. 29th October 1914 (30); comm. Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Ieper; mother lived at 68 Avenue Parade, Accrington. [1, 3, 4, 33, 58, 73, 85]

HOLDING, Pte. Henry (Harry), 49202 (20th Bn., The King's (Liverpool Regt.); formerly 27767 East Lancs. Regt.); b. Accrington, s. of George and Lucy Holding; bro. of 17957 James Holding and 56522 William Holding; marriage to Georgina Monaghan registered Q2 1910 at Haslingden; lived (1911) at 22 Meadow Street, Accrington; d.o.w. at No. 2 Canadian Casualty Clearing Station, 9th June 1917 (29); bd. Lijssenthoek Mil. Cem., Poperinge; daughter Henrietta lived at 32 Oak Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 73, 80]

HOLDING, Pte. James, 17957 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 30th May 1882 at Accrington, s. of George and Lucy Holding; bro. of 49202 Harry Holding and 56522 William Holding; lived at 1 Buxton Street, Accrington; e. 4th or 5th January 1915; adm. No. 2 General Hospital, Le Havre (G.S.W., neck) 4th July 1916, and transferred to hospital ship on the same day; d.o.w. at Victoria Hospital, Netley, 6th July 1916 (34); bd. Accrington Cem. [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 73, 85, 99]

HOLDING, Pte. William, 56522 (1st Bn., The King's (Liverpool Regt.); formerly 27355 East Lancs. Regt.); b. 13th October 1880 at Accrington, s. of George and Lucy Holding; bro. of 49202 Harry Holding and 17957 James Holding; marriage to Mary Hannah Heap registered Q2 1905 at Haslingden; lived (1911) at 22 Meadow Street, Accrington; d.o.w. 21st January 1917 (36); bd. Aveluy Comm. Cem. Ext.; widow and daughter Edith (b. 1907) lived at 65 Burnley Road, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 33, 58, 73, 80, 85, 99]

HOLGATE, Pte. Albert, 25312 (No.7 Ambulance Train, Royal Army Medical Corps); b. 11th May 1891 at Accrington, s. of Thomas and Elizabeth Ann (Lizzie) Holgate; d. (pneumonia) 8th October 1918 (27) at University War Hospital, Southampton; bd. Accrington Cem.; mother lived at 35 Hood Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 73, 85, 108]

HOLGATE, Able Seaman Harold, R/3653 (Howe Bn. R.N. Div., Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve); b. 2nd October 1895 at Accrington, s. of Edmund and Nancy Holgate; lived at 44 Sharples Street, Accrington; d.o.w. 11th January 1918 (22); bd. Rocquigny-Equancourt Road Brit. Cem., Manancourt. [1, 2, 3, 58, 85, 136]

HOLLAND, Pte. Harold, 15328 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 21st May 1895 at Haslingden, s. of Thomas and Susannah Holland; lived (1911) at 5 High Street, Accrington; e. 17th September 1914; k.i.a. 1st/2nd July 1916 (21); comm. Thiepval Memoria; mother lived at 34 Marsden Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 58, 85]

HOLMAN, Sapper Francis John, 357752 (Royal Engineers; attd. 81st Bde., Royal Garrison Artillery; formerly 27369 East Lancs. Regt.); b. Accrington, s. of Jesse and Margaret Holman; town postman in civilian life; m. Hannah Jane Taylor 24th August 1908 at Baptist Chapel, Royds Street, Accrington; lived at 67 Bold Street, Accrington; attested 10th December 1915; mobilized 20th June 1916; d.o.w. (gassed) 17th September 1918 (37) at 55th General Hospital, Boulogne; bd. Terlincthun Brit. Cem., Wimille; widow and son Frank (b. 1914) lived at 67 Bold Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 74, 85, 115]

HOLMES, Pte. Walter, 10761 (36th Bn., Machine Gun Corps (Inf); formerly 15507, 11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 8th April 1896 at Accrington, s. of Samuel and Margaret Holmes; e. 19th September 1914; lived at 17 Edmund Street, Accrington; transferred to 36th Bn., Machine Gun Corps as Artificer 10761; k.i.a. by shellfire 29th September 1918 (22); bd. Birr Crossroads Cem., Zillebeke. [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 34, 85]

HOLT, Pte. George, 27433 (1st Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 1880 at Ramsbottom, s. of Thomas and Jane Holt; marriage to Alice Westwell registered Q3 1906 at Blackburn; lived at 72 Eddleston Street, Accrington; d.o.w. 9th November 1918 (38) at V.A.D. Hospital, Weymouth; bd. Oswaldtwistle (Immanuel) Churchyard. [1, 2, 3, 4, 33, 58, 73, 76, 80, 85]

HOPE, Pte. Percy, L/10752 (8th Bn., Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regt.); b. 20th August 1897 at Accrington, s. of Henry and Mary Emma Hope; lived (1911) at 19 Walter Street, Accrington; e. 26th April 1915; w. (multiple) 29th May 1916; d.o.w. 16th June 1916 (18) at No.13 Stationary Hospital, Boulogne; bd. Boulogne Eastern Cem.; parents lived at 8 Countess Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 72, 73, 85]

HORAN, J. [1]; see HOBAN, John.

HORAN, Pte. Thomas, 55399 (53rd (Y.S.) Bn., Cheshire Regt.); b. 8th September 1900 at Accrington, s. of Michael and Margaret Horan; lived at 34 Grange Lane, Accrington; e. 8th September 1918; d. (broncho pneumonia) 4th October 1918 (18) at Military Hospital, Kinmel Park; bd. Church and Clayon-le-Moors Joint Cem. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 74, 85, 99]

HORNER, Pte. Frederick (Fred), 11429 (2nd Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. Settle, Yorks., s. of Robert and Mary Ellen Horner; m. Catherine Burns 30th November 1909 at Church of St. Mary le Ghyll, Barnoldswick; lived (1911) at 71 Devonshire Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 14th March 1915 (28); bd. Vieille-Chapelle New Mil. Cem., Lacouture; Mary Lord, guardian of son Herbert Jackson, lived at 5 Arnold Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 73, 85, 168]

HOULGRAVE, Air Mechanic 2nd Class Arthur, 408308 (Royal Air Force; formerly of 6th Bn., Manchester Regt.); b. 1882 at Accrington, s. of Henry and Annie Houlgrave; m. Margaret Ann Tattersall 13th November 1901 at Accrington; lived at 37 Willows Lane, Accrington; e. 11th December 1914; transferred to Royal Flying Corps (Later Royal Air Force) 9th February 1918; d. 14th November 1918 (36) at 4th Northern General Hospital, Lincoln; bd. Accrington Cem. [1, 2, 3, 58, 80, 85, 115, 169]

HOULKER, Pte. Albert, 17943 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 2nd February 1896 at Oswaldtwistle, s. of Albert and Mary Houlker; lived at 65 Spring Hill Road, Accrington; e. 4th January 1915; k.i.a. 1st July 1916 (20); bd. Queens Cem., Serre. [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 85]

HOULKER, L/Cpl. William (Willie), 246352 (5th (Surrey) Field Coy., Royal Engineers; formerly 11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 1895 at Accrington, only s. of James and Mary Ann Houlker; e. into Royal Horse Guards October 1914 and discharged as under-age; e. into Accrington Bn., East Lancs. Regt. 12th or 14th December 1914; transferred in June 1916 to Royal Engineers as 246352 (signaller on observation post duty); lived at 19 Christ Church Street, Accrington; fiancé of Jenny Chew; d.o.w. (gas poisoning) 13th October 1918 (22); bd. Tourgeville Mil. Cem. [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 85]

HOWARTH, Pte. Fred, 29803 (2nd Bn., Royal Dublin Fusiliers); b. Accrington, s. of David and Emma Howarth; birth registered Q1 1889 at Haslingden; marriage to Hannah Wells registered Q4 1915 at Haslingden; lived at 76 Portland Street, Accrington; d. (influenza) 15th-16th December 1918 (29); bd. St. Sever Cem. Ext., Rouen. [2, 34 as HAWORTH; 3, 4, 58, 73, 80, 85, 98; not listed on 1]

HOYLE, Pte. Charles Edward, 171127 (4th Coy., Canadian Machine Gun Corps); b. 17th October 1879 at Accrington, s. of William and Mary Emma Hoyle; e. 31st July 1915 at Toronto, Ontario; k.i.a. 30th June 1916 (36); bd. Bedford House Cem., Ieper; widow Emily Maud lived at 21 Bayliss Avenue, Mount Dennis, Ontario. [1, 2, 3, 6, 99]

HOYLE, Pte. Ernest, 35106 (9th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 7th January 1893 at Accrington, s. of Richard Henry Hoyle and Mary Ellen Hoyle; lived at 29 Buxton Street, Accrington; d.o.w. 18th June 1919 (26) at Toxteth Park Auxiliary Hospital, Liverpool; bd. Accrington Cem. [1, 3, 4, 34, 58, 73, 85, 170]

HOYLE, Pte. John, 15807 (11th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. Accrington; marriage to Mary Ellen Bramley registered Q1 1910 at Haslingden; lived (1911) at 38 India Street, Accrington; e. 22nd September 1914; k.i.a. 21st June 1916 (28); bd. Bertrancourt Mil. Cem.; widow and daughter Eunice (b. 1910) lived at 56 Elizabeth Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 58, 85]

HUBY, Pte. Charles William, 12995 (6th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 15th June 1877 at Accrington, s. of George William Huby and Caroline Huby; marriage to Selina Walsh registered Q2 1909 at Haslingden; lived (1911) at 12 Croft Street, Church; d.o.w. 29th August 1915 (38); bd. Port Said War Mem. Cem., Egypt; widow lived at 17 Croft Street, Church. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 80, 85; 72 as UBBE; also listed on 15]

HUGHES, Pte. Tom, 19453 (2nd Bn., South Wales Borderers); b. 7th April 1892 at Accrington, s. of John and Betty Hughes; lived (1911) at 1 Stevenson Street, Accrington; k.i.a. 1st July 1916 (24); comm. Thiepval Memorial. [1, 3, 4, 58, 72]

HULME, Pte. Joseph Leopold, 201901 (1st/4th Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. Manchester, s. of Joseph and Ellen Hulme; bapt. 23rd April 1884 at St. Clement's Church, Longsight; lived (1911) at 50 Edleston Street, Accrington; d.o.w. 28th June 1917 (33); bd. Ruyaulcourt Mil. Cem. [1 as HULME, J.; 2, 3, 4, 58, 73, 171]

HURST, Pte. John William, 9788 (1st Bn., King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regt.)); b. 29th September 1888 at Oswaldtwistle, s. of Thomas and Margaret Hurst; k.i.a. 1st July 1916 (27); comm. Thiepval Memorial; parents lived at 14 Sultan Street, Accrington. [1 as HURST, J.; 2, 3, 4, 73, 85, 109]

HUTCHINSON, Pte. John, 36844 (1st Bn., East Lancs. Regt.); b. 3rd September 1897 at Accrington, s. of John and Elizabeth Ann Hutchinson; lived at 11 Swiss Street, Accrington; d. (broncho pneumonia) 7th November 1918 (21); bd. Etaples Mil. Cem. [1, 2, 3, 4, 58, 72, 85]

HYATT, Pte. Hubert, 49053 (7th Bn., Norfolk Regt.); b. 13th June 1899 at Accrington, s. of William Henry Hyatt and Mary Hyatt; lived (1911) at at 42 Maden Street, Church; k.i.a. 24th June 1918 (19); bd. Mesnil Comm. Cem. Ext.; grandmother Hannah Hyatt lived at 52 Dale Street, Accrington. [1, 2, 3, 4, 35, 58, 85, 99]

HYSLOP, R. [1]; see HISLOP, Capt. Robert Wallace.

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