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Seaman R/3783, Drake Battalion, R.N. Division, Royal Naval Volunteer
Reserve. Dangerously ill through gas 13 March 1918, died of the
effects of gas 4:15pm 16 March 1918 at 12 General Hospital, Rouen.
Aged 27. Born 5 December 1889 in Blackpool. Son of John George and
Essie Nadin, of "Lound," Witham, Essex formerly 13 Horncliffe
Road, South Shore, Blackpool, Lancs. Church of England. Enetered
Army Reserve 2 March 1916, Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve 21 June
1917, mobilised 21 June 1917, with 2nd Reserve Battalion, Blandford,
23 June 1917, Drake Battalion, B.E.F., 14 January 1918. Buried in
ST. SEVER CEMETERY EXTENSION, ROUEN, Seine-Maritime, France. Section
P. Plot VI. Row B. Grave 2B.
5054, 9th Battalion, Rifle Brigade (The Prince Consort's Own). Killed
in action 25 September 1915/ Born and enlisted Manchester, resident
Blackpool. No known grave. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL,
West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 46 - 48 and 50.
228308, 1st (City of London) Battalion (Royal Fusiliers), London
Regiment. Killed in action 28 September 1917. Aged 23. Born Great
Harwood, Lancashire, enlisted and rersident Blackpool. Son of John
and Janet Neale, of 57, Melbourne St., Blackpool. Formerly 3277,
Royal Lancashire Regiment posted 26th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers.
Buried in ZUYDCOOTE MILITARY CEMETERY, Nord, France. Plot I. Row
D. Grave 24.
Private 29228, 1st Battalion, King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment).
Died of wounds 7 September 1918. Aged 18. Born Blackpool, enlisted
Preston. Son of George and Mary Neep, of Blackpool. Buried in MONT
HUON MILITARY CEMETERY, LE TREPORT, Seine-Maritime, France. PLot
VII. Row F. Grave 8B.
114757, "B" Battery, 153rd Brigade, Royal Field Artillery.
Died of wounds 6 December 1917. Born and enlisted Blackpool, Lancashire.
Son of Thomas and Deborah Nelson, of 1, Sharow Grove, Blackpool.
Buried in ACHIET-LE-GRAND COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Pas de Calais,
France. Plot II. Row B. Grave 5.
Corporal M2/200962, "Y" Siege Park, Royal Army Service
Corps. Died 12 December 1918. Aged 35. Baptised 21 November 1886
in Blackpool, Christ Church, son of Thomas and Nancy Newby.Born
3 March 1885, admitted to St John's Church of England School, Blackpool
1892. Husband of Julia Newby (nee Green), of 36, Cecil St., Blackpool,
Lancs., married 1910. Buried in ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY, Pas de
Calais, France. Plot XLVII. Row D. Grave 10.
Corporal 13852, 8th Battalion, King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment).
Killed in action 13 November 1916. Aged 21. Born Halifax, enlisted
Blackpool. Son of John and Frances Newby, of Luddendenfoot, Yorks.
Buried in BERTRANCOURT MILITARY CEMETERY, Somme, France. Plot 1.
Row K. Grave 2.
Private 39825, 14th (Service) Battalion, Highland Light Infantry.
Killed in action 24 November 1917. Aged 19. Born Preston, Lancashire,
enlisted Blackpool, Lancashire. Son of Mrs. Louisa Newhouse, of
29, Kensington Rd., Blackpool. Resident 119, Upper Adelaide Street,
Blackpool. No known grave. Commemorated on CAMBRAI MEMORIAL, LOUVERVAL,
Nord, France. Panel 10.
in the British Jewry Book of Honour, 1914-1918:
The King's (Liverpool Regiment)
14274, 7th Battalion, King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment). Died
of wounds 13 October 1915. Aged 22. Born Earlsheaton, nr. Dewsbury,
enlisted Blackpool. Son of Ada and the late John Newsome, of 6,
York Street, Blackpool. Buried in BOIS-GUILLAUME COMMUNAL CEMETERY,
Seine-Maritime, France. Plot I. Row B. Grave 4.
51641, 17th Battalion, The King's (Liverpool Regiment). Killed in
action 12 October 1916. Enlisted Blackpool, resident Cambridge.
Son of the late John Nickson, of Blackpool; husband of E. Finetta
Nickson, of 804, Foul Bay Rd., Victoria, British Columbia. Buried
in WARLENCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot VI.
Row K. Grave 7. See also Cambridge
Corporal 243039, 1st/5th Battalion, King's Own (Royal Lancaster
Regiment). Killed in action 3 October 1918. Aged 23. Resident Blackpool,
enlisted Barrow. Son of Joseph Webster Nickson and Lillias Lizzette
Nickson, of Blackpool; husband of Lilian Nickson, of 90, Peter St.,
Blackpool. Buried in Y FARM MILITARY CEMETERY, BOIS-GRENIER, Nord,
France. Row N. Grave 30.
32638, 8th Battalion, King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment). Died
of wounds 5 April 1918. Aged 31. Born Leeds, enlisted Blackpool.
Husband of Adaline M. Noble, of 142, Grasmere Rd., Blackpool. Buried
in CABARET-ROUGE BRITISH CEMETERY, SOUCHEZ, Pas de Calais, France.
Plot XIV. Row F. Grave 14.
as NODIN on SDGW] Private 3387, 8th Battalion, The King's (Liverpool
Regiment). Died of wounds 19 June 1915. Born Windsor, Cheshire,
resident and enlisted Blackpool, Lancashire. Buried in LILLERS COMMUNAL
CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot II. Row A. Grave 8.
2232, 1st Battalion, The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. Killed
in action 10 September 1916. Aged 19. Born Pontefract, Yorkshire,
resident Blackpool, enlisted Preston. Son of the late William Norton.
No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France.
Pier and Face 11 A.
13074, 5th Battalion, Canadian Infantry. Missing in action prsumed
killed 15 June 1915. Born 23 April 1895 in Blackpool. Son of Mrs.
H. O. Nuttall, of Saskatoon, Canada. Unmarried. Attested 18 September
1914 in Valcartier, Canada, aged 19 years 8 months, height 5 feet
9¾ inches, chest 35 inches. medium complexion, blue eyes,
brown hair, religious denominatin Church of England. No known grave.
Commemorated on VIMY MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. National Archives
of Canada Accession Reference: Canadian
Expeditionary Force (CEF), RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 7389
12671, 6th Battalion, King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment). Killed
in action 9 February 1917. Aged 23. Born Blackburn, enlisted Blackpool.
Son of Howarth and Martha Jane Nuttall, of 46, Broadway, South Shore,
Blackpool. No known grave. Commemorated on BASRA MEMORIAL, Iraq.
21716, 5th Battalion, Coldstream Guards. Died in United Kingdom
30 July 1917. Aged 29. Born and enlisted Blackpool. Son of Richard
Nuttall, of 101, Vicarage Lane, Marton; husband of Isabelle Moss
(formerly Nuttall), of "Ivydene," Daggers Hole Lane, Marton,
Blackpool. Buried in BLACKPOOL (LAYTON) CEMETERY, Lancashire. Section
L. Grave 420.
10 September, 2018