"Our Fallen Heroes" 1920


The ever increasing casualties incurred as the war progressed were reported in the Burnley Express.
Initially under the blunt heading "The Death Roll" but later under the more acceptable title "Our Fallen Heroes"
Here is a chronological list of casualties as the war progressed.


16th January 1920 Joseph Anderson 12289 Royal Army Medical Corps.
24th January 1920 Cornelius Robinson 51626
4th East Lancashire Regiment
24th January 1920 Thomas Robson Campion 402396 Royal Air Force
23rd February 1920 Percy Magnall 97863 Royal Garrison Artillery
23rd February 1920 Gladstone Walton WR/347519 Royal Engineers (Inland Waterways & Docks)
1st March 1920 T (John Thomas?) Baldwin 11358 4th Kings Liverpool Regiment
2nd March 1920 John Varley   5th East Lancashire Regiment
5th March 1920 John Thomas Watson 59083 Nottingham & Derbyshire Regiment
8th March 1920 Robert Watson 73101 Machine Gun Corps
16th March 1920 John James Faulkner 77539 16th Manchesters Regiment
20th March 1920 Fred Hutchinson 37049 2nd East Lancashire Regiment
20th March 1920 Irvine Taylor 230398 Royal Horse Artillery
24th March 1920 Isaac A. Beatham 29037 1st Coldstream Guards
3rd April 1920 Rennie Whitaker 45171 Royal Irish Fusiliers
8th April 1920 Thomas Hunt 84653 Machine Gun Corps
16th April 1920 John Bannister 106195 Royal Garrison Artillery
17th April 1920 John William Mason 23910 1st Kings Own Royal Lancaster Regiment
21st April 1920 Thomas Nowell 2508 Royal Marine Light Infantry