World War One Remembrance Service

100 years ago, this day, the guns fell silent…This is a once in a life time opportunity to commemorate the fallen Pals from Baxenden who joined the Accrington Pals but never made it back.A bloody world war that ended on November 11th 1918.There will be a service of commemoration, with silence of reflection being held at the cenotaph.When: November 11th at 3pm at St John’s Church.Followed by a family street style party of the 20’s

 

The Baxenden fallen need you to remember them

 

Names of the Pals from WW1

William Anderson John Anderton Harry Bailey James Barnes Thomas Bates Jack Bolton Harry Bond Tom Brandon Percy Bury William Chevin Walter Dobson Joseph Downes Frank Duckworth John Duckworth Elias Gore James Greenwood Benjamin Hambling Charles Hambling William Hawker James Heys John Heys Arnold Hindle Harry Johnson Ernest Kenyon John Livett Fred Marsden James Moss Fred Ratliffe Fred Rushton James Skellern Janes Smith Fred Stott Walter Todd David Waterworth John Whitehead Riley Whitehead

 

Names of the Pals from WW2

Alan Cucknell Edward Gibson Wilfred Kavanagh Ernest Taylor Richard Winterbottom