244938 Private Sydney Cookson Loxham,

1/5th Battalion, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment.

Born Penwortham, Lancashire, enlisted Accrington, Lancashire, whilst living at Hapton, Lancashire.

Killed in action, France/Flanders, 2 October 1918.

Commemorated on the Vis en Artois Memorial, France.

The Cemetery Register records that he was aged 24 at the time of his death, the son of Mrs. Loxham of Croston Road, Farrington, Preston, and the husband of Rebecca McChrystal, (formerly Loxham) of 18, Norton Street, Hapton, Lancashire.

 

 

 

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