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

Lewis FosterFoster, Lewis

C2-12

Signaller

23367

Royal Engineers / 11th Bn Royal Warwickshire Regiment

Bolton, Lancashire

1892

1914

Belgium

12 August 1917

25

Not Known - listed on Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Belgium

 

Signaller LEWIS FOSTER, Royal Warwickshire Regiment, was killed on August 12th. Enlisting shortly after war broke out in the Royal Engineers, he was later transferred to the Royal Warwickshire Regiment, and went to the front on Christmas Eve last year. Prior to enlisting he was a clerk in the Bolton Tramways Office, and was on the Roll of Honour at the Chorley Old-rd. Wesleyan Church. Aged 25, he leaves a wife and child at 142 Lawn-st., Bolton.

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