Bolton Borough Coat of Arms from original Oxford Grove Council School Oxford Grove Council School, Bolton, Roll of Honour 1914-1919
 

Name

Position on Roll

Rank

Service Number

Unit

Place of birth

Date of birth

Enlisted

Place of death

Date of death

Age at death

Where buried

William DixonDixon, William

C2-08

Bombardier

L/2936

D Bty 23rd Bde Royal Field Artillery

Bolton, Lancashire

1896

February 1915

France

20 April 1917

21

Haute-Avesnes British Cemetery, France

 

Bombr. WM. DIXON, R.F.A. died in hospital on April 20th of wounds received in action. Enlisting in February, 1915, he went first to Egypt and was transferred to another theatre of war in February 1916. His home is at 122 Chorley Old-rd., Bolton, and he was formerly a clerk in the Bolton Co-operative Society’s offices. He was an old boy of Oxford Grove Council School and his name is on the Roll of Honour at St. George’s Church.

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