John Stanley Stephenson S Fiddes, Lanc Fusiliers, 11th Nov 1918. Rank: Private Service No: 11578 Date of Death: 11/11/1918 Age: 38 Regiment/Service: Lancashire Fusiliers Depot Grave Reference M. CE. 19030. Cemetery PEEL GREEN CEMETERY Additional Information: Son of John and Elizabeth Fiddes, of Eccles; husband of Margaret Tregaskis (formerly Fiddes), of 12, Davis St., Barton Lane, Eccles.
Pte F J Martin, M.G.C., Died in Military Hospital, 16th Nov 1918. Rank: Private Service No: 146821 Date of Death: 16/11/1918 Age: 19 Regiment/Service: Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) Grave Reference A2. CE. 93. Cemetery PEEL GREEN CEMETERY Additional Information: Son of Frederick and Minnie Martin, of 116, New Brook Rd., Over Hulton, Bolton. Born at Eccles.
Francis C McGarry Welch Regiment, 16th November 1918. Rank: Private Service No: 4/79475 Date of Death: 16/11/1918 Age: 18 Regiment/Service: Welsh Regiment 53rd Bn. Grave Reference B. RC. 5002. Cemetery PEEL GREEN CEMETERY Additional Information: Son of Joseph and Mary McGarry, of 7, Salter's Lane, Eccles.
Frank Aldred, RNVR, died at Deal 23rd July 1918. Rank: Able Seaman Service No: Mersey Z/2480 Date of Death: 23/07/1918 Age: 20 Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve S.S. "Willingtonia." Grave Reference J. NC. 13170. Cemetery PEEL GREEN CEMETERY Additional Information: Son of Mr. W. Aldred, of "Oakwood," Brackley Rd., Monton Green, Eccles Cause of Death: Died from disease
And Fred Stanley Aldred, 21st Oct 1916. Rank: Private Service No: 29747 Date of Death: 21/10/1916 Regiment/Service: The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 9th Bn. Grave Reference V. E. 20. Cemetery REGINA TRENCH CEMETERY, GRANDCOURT
Alfred Gourlay, 11th Nov 1919. Rank: Sapper Service No: 440161 Date of Death: 11/11/1919 Regiment/Service: Royal Engineers Grave Reference C2. NC. 6507. Cemetery PEEL GREEN CEMETERY Additional Information: Son of Mrs. A. Gourlay, of 23, Devonshire Rd., Eccles.
GEORGE ALFRED SPENCER Rank:Rifleman Service No:Z/870 Date of Death:26/02/1919 Regiment/Service:Rifle Brigade transf. to (Pte. 453898) Labour Corps Grave Reference: C3. NC. 7553. Cemetery:PEEL GREEN CEMETERY
Charles Henry Eggleston, 4th Dec 1918. Rank: Stoker 1st Class Service No: K/31712 Date of Death: 05/12/1918 Age: 24 Regiment/Service: Royal Navy H.M.S. "Cassandra." Panel Reference 28. Memorial PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL Additional Information: Son of Mr. and Mrs. Eggleston, of 114, Cromwell Rd., Patricroft, Lancs Birth Date: 12 Jul 1894 Birth Place: Manchester, Lancashire, England Branch of Service: Royal Navy Cause of Death: Killed or died as a direct result of enemy action Official Number Port Division: K.31712. (Dev) Death Date: 5 Dec 1918 Ship or Unit: HMS Cassandra Location of Grave: Not recorded Name and Address of Cemetery: Body Not Recovered For Burial Relatives Notified and Address: Mother: Elizabeth 114, Cromwell Rd, Particroft, Manchester
H.M.S. Cassandra survived the First World War, and was sent into the Baltic to operate against the Bolsheviks. On 5 December 1918 she ran into an uncharted German minefield. She struck a mine and sank in Gulf of Finland with the loss of 10 sailors but the remaining crew of 400 was evacuated.
Charles Alfred Kay, 11th Feb 1919. Rank: Rifleman Service No: Z/6021 Date of Death: 01/02/1919 Age: 26 Regiment/Service: Rifle Brigade transf. to (609788) 25th Coy. Labour Corps Grave Reference J. 13521. Cemetery PEEL GREEN CEMETERY Additional Information Son of the late Joseph and Elizabeth Alice Kay.
Born 1893. A well known cricketer who played for Eccles Cricket Club. Worked for British Petroleum. Died from influenza
Ernest Warner France 20th Aug 1916. Rank: Private Service No: 3262 Date of Death: 20/08/1916 Age: 22 Regiment/Service: Lancashire Fusiliers 2nd/7th Bn. Grave Reference VIII. B. 146. Cemetery BOULOGNE EASTERN CEMETERY Additional Information: Son of William and Jane Warner, of 16, Kara St., Seedly, Manchester.
Reginald Simpson, KIA 1st July 1916. Rank: Private Service No: 11738 Date of Death: 01/07/1916 Regiment/Service: Lancashire Fusiliers 19th Bn. Panel Reference Pier and Face 3 C and 3 D. Memorial THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Herbert Simpson, Died in Germany 20th Nov 1918. Rank: Corporal Service No: 11380 Date of Death: 20/11/1918 Regiment/Service: Lancashire Fusiliers 2nd Bn. Grave Reference III. F. 15. Cemetery HAMBURG CEMETERY
Serg Major William Dean, France 4th May 1917 Rank:Sergeant Service No: 491267 Date of Death: 04/05/1917 Age: 36 Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry "B" Coy. 4th Bn. Memorial VIMY MEMORIAL Additional Information: Son of Charles William and Alice Dean, of Prestatyn, North Wales; husband of Clara E. Dean, of 1055, Newark Avenue, Ventnor, New Jersey, U.S.A.