Joseph Dunn resident Eccles enlisted Salford Royal Engineers Died 4/6/15 CWG Addenda panel Helles Memorial Age 27 son of Mr and Mrs Dunn of 141 Ellesmere St Patricroft, husband of Elizabeth Dunn of 95 Ellesmere St Patricroft
Harold Potter born Eccles L/Corporal Royal Scots Died 23/5/18 CWG Boulogne Eastern Cemetery Son of Jane Potter of 174 Barton Lane Eccles From Manchester Scottish L/Corporal Harold Potter died of wounds on 23/5/18. Three days earlier the Battalion had been subjected to a gas bombardment near Oblinghem. He enlisted on 6/10/14 and went to France with the 15th Battalion . In March 1916 he was one of a party of 20 men who were out repairing wire at night. German starlight went up and they came under machine gun fire. Sixteen of the party were killed or injured. L/Cpl Potter spent about 6 months in hospital in Norwich with wounds to both legs. He returned to France in January 1918, he was admitted to hospital on 21st of May, suffering from the effects of gas and burns, he died 2 days later. He worked in the linen department of Barlow &Jones Portland St Manchester.
Gilbert Hartshorne born Oldbury Worcestershire resident Patricroft Manchester Regiment 2nd Battalion Died 2/9/18 CWG Assevillers British Cemetery From records Enlisted aged 26 years 5 months on 6/12/15 Address 15 Eliza Ann St Patricroft Occupation Gauge maker Height 5 '3 and 3/4inches, eyes grey, hair light brown
George Winsor ASC 9 Rose Bank ,Monton Green Enlisted Eccles 7/12/15 aged 39 years 8 months Shop manager Height 5'8 and 1/2, eyes brown, hair grey Married Ann Stanton O'Hare, Registry Office Salford , 26/9/02, 2 children plus 1 deceased Killed in action 12/5/17 ,KORLR ,rank Sergeant CWG Bay 2 Arras Memorial Age 41 ,husband of Ann Stanton Winsor of 9 Rose Bank Monton Green 1911 born 1876 Houghton Le Spring Durham. 8 Nelson St Salford, shop,assistant