Extra Returned from Duty Names A - Z

Richard Thomas Bowker

Born 14 March 1888

Age:

Rank: Pte

Reg no:37441

Lancashire Fusiliers

 

 

 

 

As of 8\3\2021 by a fluke, I have found Richard Thomas Bowker whilst searching for men from Clayton and Whittle.

 

His name came up in the WAR OFFICE WEEKLY CASUALTY LIST,  of NOVEMBER 20th, 1917. the Daily List of November 13th

 

Lancashire Fusiliers, Bowker 37441 R. T. (Whittle-le-Woods)

 

 

His name is on my family tree and years ago found a picture of him in uniform, but had no other details

He married Abigail Marsden, on 11 August 1908 at St John the Evangelist, Whittle le Woods, and it's through Abigail's side that I'm connected to R T Bowker.

 

In the 1911 census, he and his wife Abigail are living opposite the Cross Keys, Chorley Old Road

 

Richard T Bowker died on 4 April 1966

 

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Peter Wrennall

Born 27 Jun 1885 in Whittle le Woods

Age:

Rank: Pte

Reg no: G/106475

Middlesex Regiment

 

 

 

 

Previously served as 36810, 9th Border Regiment and named in the Border Regiments wounded list in the WEEKLY CASUALTY LIST, OCTOBER 29th, 1918.
War Office Daily List of Oct. 23rd 

 

Son of John and Esther Wrennall


I believe I have found him in the 1939 register.

He is possibly married to Elizabeth A Brindle

 

They are living at Shaw Brow, Whittle le Woods and both are Cotton Loom Weavers

 

He died on 26 March 1961 and was living at 7 Shaw Brow 

 

 

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R Jackson - name on Methodist Church Roll 

 

No record found yet

 

Could it be Richard Jackson of Union Street in 1914-1916 Electoral Register?

 

 

 

 

 

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