Photograph of Oldham war memorial
Image: Overview of memorial. Source: B MacDonald
Submitted to the UK War Memorial Register and re-used under a non-commercial license

Memorial location

Location: Oldham
County/region: Greater Manchester
Country: England

Names commemorated

There are 2688 First World War casualty names recorded on the UK War Memorial Register record for this memorial.

There are 233 casualty records on A Street Near You linked to this memorial
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ImageNameRegimentDate of death
Private Charles Henry Coop 4660Royal Fusiliers20/07/1916 (aged 26)
Lance Corporal Charles Ashley Brierley 240199York and Lancaster Regiment09/08/1917 (aged 25)
Private William Horrigan 7639King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment)26/08/1914 (aged 47)
Serjeant Alfred Bromley G/2158The Buffs (East Kent Regiment)18/08/1916
Private Fred Crossland Brearley 4563Royal Fusiliers03/07/1916 (aged 21)
Private George Brierley 28097Manchester Regiment07/02/1916 (aged 28)
Private Coleman 9006King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment)09/09/1914
Private Frederick Brooks 15325Manchester Regiment12/07/1916 (aged 24)
Serjeant Hoggard 6672King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment)07/01/1915
Private Samuel Bell 9779Manchester Regiment01/04/1916 (aged 28)
Private Geard PO/10254Royal Marine Light Infantry08/10/1914
Stoker 1st Class George Giblin K/18455Royal Navy, HMS Defence31/05/1916
Private Bates 377088Manchester Regiment05/04/1918
Private Nyland 10517King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment)04/10/1914 (aged 19)
Private Arthur Duncan Pennington 14970Manchester Regiment25/07/1916 (aged 19)
Private Harry Black 29416Canadian Infantry18/05/1915 (aged 23)
Private Victor Hadfield 3006Manchester Regiment13/08/1915 (aged 27)
Private Brierley 21756Lancashire Fusiliers01/11/1918
Private Joseph Wells Abbott 235006Royal Warwickshire Regiment01/09/1917 (aged 38)
Private Harold Davies 25035Manchester Regiment01/07/1916 (aged 34)
Private Hubert Dixon 25073Manchester Regiment01/07/1916
Private Alfred Flint 18576Manchester Regiment01/07/1916 (aged 21)
Private Goddard 2534Manchester Regiment09/09/1914
Ordinary Seaman Robert Ackrill J/39685Royal Navy, HMS Vanguard09/07/1917 (aged 20)
Private Doyle 20311East Lancashire Regiment01/07/1916
Leading Stoker William Cunnane K/5258Royal Navy, HMS Lion31/05/1916
Leading Stoker Stephen Edward Ackroyd K/11721Royal Navy, HMS Defence31/05/1916 (aged 28)
Lance Corporal Percy Hanson R/19638King's Royal Rifle Corps25/03/1918 (aged 30)
Serjeant John Heywood 12103Manchester Regiment29/01/1916 (aged 22)
Private Horace Pemberton 32957Manchester Regiment26/10/1917 (aged 20)
Private Richard Bromley 2629Cheshire Regiment14/08/1915 (aged 28)
Private Barlow 203527Manchester Regiment09/10/1917
Private James Arthur Marlor 22218King's Own Scottish Borderers30/07/1916
Corporal Brierley 29264Royal Engineers01/10/1916 (aged 34)
Private Jesse Brown 1953Manchester Regiment06/08/1915
Serjeant George William Fletcher 37339Royal Army Medical Corps20/03/1917 (aged 36)
Private Harry Brown 31657York and Lancaster Regiment21/10/1917
Private Thomas Hamer 17879King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment)01/07/1916
Private Briggs 377226Manchester Regiment11/12/1917 (aged 20)
Private John Franklin Brown 32879Manchester Regiment09/01/1917
Serjeant Charles Brown 52524The King's (Liverpool Regiment)14/03/1917
Rifleman William Edward Brown S/10600Rifle Brigade30/08/1918
Private Alfred Wheelhouse 28196Manchester Regiment02/11/1916 (aged 25)
Private Edmund Broadbent 39751South Wales Borderers16/08/1917 (aged 36)
Private Christopher Brown 17794King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment)23/10/1916
Private James Broadbent 38644South Wales Borderers11/04/1918 (aged 19)
Private John William Brierley 3262Manchester Regiment09/12/1915 (aged 39)
Ordinary Seaman Jack Crawford J/36677Royal Navy, HMS Indefatigable31/05/1916 (aged 19)
Private John Drinkwater 16839Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment)03/05/1917 (aged 22)
Private Edward Brown 1269Manchester Regiment04/06/1915 (aged 21)
Private Burton 61789Royal Welsh Fusiliers18/07/1918
Wireman 2nd Class Frederick William Brooke M/25226Royal Navy, HMS Narbrough12/01/1918 (aged 41)
Private James Brown 1069719Canadian Infantry02/09/1918 (aged 38)
Private Samuel Brierley 2241Royal Munster Fusiliers10/07/1917 (aged 27)
Private John Finch 308136The King's (Liverpool Regiment)02/08/1917 (aged 39)
Private James Howard 126Manchester Regiment26/08/1914
Private Henry Bates 2367Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment)17/05/1918
Driver Brown 117866Royal Field Artillery23/09/1918
Rifleman Walter Steggles S/11461Rifle Brigade01/07/1916 (aged 23)
Private Thomas Brierley 30117Manchester Regiment01/04/1916 (aged 24)
Gunner Harry Whitehead Broadbent 245628Royal Field Artillery28/02/1919 (aged 30)
Private Herbert Brown S/10230Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)25/09/1915
Lance Serjeant William Coleman 1246Rifle Brigade10/08/1917 (aged 28)
Air Mechanic 2nd Class Brown 136034Royal Air Force28/04/1919
Private George Brierley 38706Manchester Regiment02/04/1917 (aged 28)
Private Colburn 48653South Wales Borderers08/09/1918
Private George Brierley 28912Manchester Regiment03/10/1918 (aged 24)
Drummer Fred Craven 306064Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment)11/04/1917 (aged 22)
Corporal Joseph Price 97652Royal Field Artillery29/07/1916 (aged 37)
Private George Robert Birch 1404Manchester Regiment05/06/1915 (aged 24)
Private James Fletcher 3800Lancashire Fusiliers21/08/1915
Private Herbert Brough 26787The King's (Liverpool Regiment)27/10/1916
Private Frank Broadbent 35646Northumberland Fusiliers27/04/1917 (aged 29)
Rifleman Brooks 471645London Regiment (The Rangers)01/07/1916
Private Harry Bradley 26005Cheshire Regiment08/08/1917 (aged 18)
Private Firth 82435Durham Light Infantry29/10/1918
Rifleman Brett A/202901King's Royal Rifle Corps19/10/1918 (aged 32)
Private Arthur O'heir 13893Manchester Regiment19/08/1915
Serjeant John William Hagan 21636Lancashire Fusiliers08/01/1918
Private Kanes 2754Manchester Regiment26/08/1914
Private Fred Cleaver 21913King's Shropshire Light Infantry02/09/1918 (aged 19)
Private Harry Wallwork 36109Border Regiment28/05/1918
Private Willie Brown 235695The King's (Liverpool Regiment)04/09/1918 (aged 26)
Private Brooks 32457The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment28/03/1918
Private Dyson 19425Lancashire Fusiliers18/07/1916
Corporal Herbert Boyd 277064Manchester Regiment02/09/1918
Lance Corporal Brocklehurst 15408Manchester Regiment03/10/1917
Private Brown 21169King's Own Scottish Borderers17/12/1916
Private Bibby 377579Manchester Regiment30/03/1917 (aged 30)
Private William Carr 29104Manchester Regiment10/02/1918 (aged 35)
Private Daniel Smithies Mitchell 36279Manchester Regiment23/04/1917 (aged 19)
Private Broadbent 15457King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment)21/08/1918
Private Ernest Brocklehurst 37647Lancashire Fusiliers23/03/1918 (aged 30)
Private John Harold Parkinson 32281Manchester Regiment30/07/1916 (aged 20)
Private Hadfield 823Manchester Regiment13/06/1915
Private Brown 3268Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders09/04/1916
Private Moran 35175Manchester Regiment24/10/1918 (aged 42)
Private Brierley 75202Manchester Regiment27/09/1918 (aged 36)
Private William Firth 41605Lincolnshire Regiment31/07/1917
Private Broadbent 75103Manchester Regiment27/09/1918
Private John Henry Barlow 33425Royal Welsh Fusiliers03/07/1916 (aged 32)
Gunner Tom Briddock 12743Royal Field Artillery20/05/1915 (aged 45)
Private Fletcher 33445Manchester Regiment26/01/1917
Private Hartley 284Lancashire Fusiliers26/08/1914 (aged 26)
Serjeant Fred Brierley 14706Royal Scots Fusiliers26/09/1915 (aged 33)
Private Thomas Elison Wheatcroft 2983Manchester Regiment27/03/1915 (aged 38)
Private Brett 52521The King's (Liverpool Regiment)22/03/1917
Private Harry Belfield 33164Manchester Regiment27/07/1917 (aged 27)
Private Edward Ainsworth 1546Lancashire Fusiliers21/08/1915 (aged 27)
Private Harold Bentley 55681Northumberland Fusiliers27/10/1918 (aged 26)
Private William Garside 7297King's Shropshire Light Infantry23/10/1914 (aged 33)
Private Frederick Brierley 10/1423Wellington Regiment, N.Z.E.F.08/08/1915 (aged 24)
Private Herbert Brierley 303438Manchester Regiment21/03/1918
Gunner Bray L/34353Royal Field Artillery12/04/1917 (aged 20)
Rifleman Fenton R/8148King's Royal Rifle Corps09/08/1915 (aged 20)
Lance Corporal John Bright 4259King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment)09/04/1918 (aged 40)
Gunner Brown 57466Royal Garrison Artillery10/02/1919 (aged 21)
Lance Corporal Boxwell 277455Manchester Regiment20/10/1918
Private Brassington 33071Manchester Regiment09/01/1917
Private James Donovan 78Manchester Regiment26/12/1914 (aged 34)
Private Edward Broome 15582Lancashire Fusiliers25/07/1916 (aged 26)
Private Douglas Brown 58060York and Lancaster Regiment04/11/1918 (aged 18)
Driver Brearley 229632Royal Field Artillery11/09/1918
Private Brooks 108329The King's (Liverpool Regiment)10/10/1918
Serjeant James Bromiley 5616Lancashire Fusiliers03/01/1916 (aged 22)
Private James Mcdonough 8283East Lancashire Regiment26/08/1914 (aged 36)
Private Herbert Broadbent 34119Manchester Regiment27/10/1918 (aged 29)
Private Brownbill 377981Manchester Regiment20/10/1918
Lance Corporal Thomas Comer 9227Manchester Regiment26/08/1914 (aged 31)
Private Stafford 9726Lancashire Fusiliers26/08/1914 (aged 28)
Private Percy Ashton 2565Manchester Regiment13/08/1915 (aged 32)
Private Kelty 1714Manchester Regiment05/09/1916
Private Ernest Pearson 9679Lancashire Fusiliers26/08/1914 (aged 36)
Private Brownhill 14616Manchester Regiment06/02/1916
Private Harry Bruckshaw 12278Cheshire Regiment29/04/1915 (aged 24)
Private Broadbent 1769West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)14/11/1915 (aged 23)
Private Foster 2629ALIAS14/08/1915
Corporal Wilfred Broadbent 13354Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)25/09/1915 (aged 17)
Private George Betteley 252338Manchester Regiment19/10/1918 (aged 28)
Private Daniel Barrow 16990Manchester Regiment07/07/1916
Driver Affleck 19259Royal Field Artillery24/07/1919 (aged 39)
Private Lees Marland 75827Manchester Regiment04/11/1918 (aged 24)
Private Charles C. Cookes 202959Manchester Regiment27/03/1918 (aged 28)
Private Brierley 27206The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment28/11/1917
Second Lieutenant John William Broxup Royal Welsh Fusiliers24/04/1917
Private Harold Broomhead 34075Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment)02/11/1918 (aged 19)
Private Brierley 59689Machine Gun Corps17/11/1917
Gunner Norman Bartholomew 46969Royal Field Artillery05/09/1917 (aged 27)
Private Bradshaw 14816Manchester Regiment06/12/1916 (aged 30)
Private Samuel Fitton 819Manchester Regiment24/12/1914
Private Brown 31272East Lancashire Regiment27/04/1918
Lance Corporal James Robert Jinks 55Manchester Regiment26/08/1914
Private Midgley 22510King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment)21/04/1918
Private Arthur Brierley 13124Grenadier Guards15/09/1916 (aged 29)
Private Walter Eade 3/8942Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment)11/11/1914
Private Ernest Brierley 52523The King's (Liverpool Regiment)15/11/1916
Gunner James Orton 69930Tank Corps21/11/1917 (aged 33)
Private Fred Brooks 35248Border Regiment23/03/1918 (aged 20)
Private Fred Beever 1644Manchester Regiment21/12/1914 (aged 29)
Private Charles Taylor Phillips 9910Manchester Regiment26/08/1914 (aged 27)
Private George Arthur Cooper 2683Manchester Regiment02/05/1915
Lance Corporal Knight C/1692King's Royal Rifle Corps28/01/1917
Private Christopher Glover 447Manchester Regiment26/08/1914
Private Percy Kenworthy 204265Lancashire Fusiliers20/09/1917
Private Cook 3377The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment18/10/1914
Private Arthur Brierley 27204The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment26/10/1917
Private George Beever 52507The King's (Liverpool Regiment)25/10/1916 (aged 21)
Private Mills 26568Grenadier Guards17/10/1918
Gunner William Henry Brown L/34494Royal Field Artillery20/01/1918 (aged 27)
Private Bradbury 39330Royal Army Medical Corps28/10/1916
Private Brierley 9544Lancashire Fusiliers05/09/1915
Private Frank Mahon 28153Manchester Regiment24/10/1917
Private Alfred Fozzard 1609Manchester Regiment24/05/1915 (aged 18)
Private John Hollamby 9567Manchester Regiment09/07/1916
Gunner Anson 57075Royal Garrison Artillery31/12/1917
Serjeant Frank Broadbent 15072Manchester Regiment04/02/1917 (aged 27)
Private Harry Broadbent 137031Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)31/05/1918
Private James Tupman 2465Manchester Regiment26/08/1914
Private Robert Fildes 2530Manchester Regiment20/12/1914
Private Brown 41474Hampshire Regiment18/04/1918
Private Harry Turner 9751Lancashire Fusiliers14/09/1914
Private John William Pritchard 29622East Lancashire Regiment31/07/1917 (aged 24)
Private Wright 8426South Lancashire Regiment10/10/1914
Private George Edward Bright 18513The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment09/03/1917
Driver Brown 97650Royal Field Artillery06/07/1916
Private Alfred Heald 376878Manchester Regiment09/10/1917 (aged 27)
Private Brooks 63465Lancashire Fusiliers04/11/1918
Private Lawson 52648Lancashire Fusiliers27/09/1918 (aged 19)
Private James Brearley 10923Cheshire Regiment27/04/1915 (aged 32)
Private William Murray 300Manchester Regiment26/08/1914 (aged 30)
Private Stanley Christopher Mills 33356Manchester Regiment31/07/1917 (aged 21)
Private William Edward Poole 9251Lancashire Fusiliers26/08/1914
Private Bradshaw 7930Royal Welsh Fusiliers07/11/1914
Private John Murphy 9347Lancashire Fusiliers21/08/1915
Private Francis Brennan 252458Manchester Regiment07/11/1918 (aged 20)
Corporal Norman Crompton 9273South Lancashire Regiment20/09/1914
Private Joseph Briggs 32089Manchester Regiment04/08/1916 (aged 31)
Private William Edward Fanning 9585Lancashire Fusiliers26/08/1914 (aged 32)
Rifleman Frank Howard Middleton 243000South Lancashire Regiment31/07/1917 (aged 19)
Stoker 1st Class Alfred Birchall SS/114808Royal Navy, HMS Tiger31/05/1916 (aged 23)
Private Beaumont 34637Manchester Regiment01/04/1916 (aged 34)
Private James Howarth 33193Manchester Regiment23/11/1916 (aged 23)
Private Broadbent 28100Manchester Regiment06/03/1916
Private Joseph Day 9865The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment04/11/1914
Private Albert Bromley 28465Manchester Regiment31/07/1917 (aged 22)
Private John Airey 307712Tank Corps27/09/1918 (aged 20)
Private Joseph Brooks 17220Grenadier Guards01/12/1917 (aged 27)
Private Brown 34621Manchester Regiment01/04/1916 (aged 19)
Saddler Brown TS/4124Army Service Corps17/06/1916
Private Ernest Budding 34619Manchester Regiment01/04/1916 (aged 19)
Gunner Berrett 17264Royal Field Artillery26/11/1918 (aged 24)
Private Edward Greenhalgh 25010Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment)20/09/1917
Private Samuel Hadfield 24646King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment)07/06/1917
Private William Brine 4148King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment)10/08/1915 (aged 44)
Private Robinson Carrington 376580Manchester Regiment07/08/1918
Corporal Robert Whitmore 376387Manchester Regiment20/10/1918 (aged 24)
Private Herbert Hall 45840Lancashire Fusiliers04/05/1918 (aged 20)
Private Thomas Henry Bell 377678Manchester Regiment27/05/1917 (aged 19)
Private Job Clowes 34618Manchester Regiment01/04/1916 (aged 19)
Serjeant Bailey 19707King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment)18/04/1918
Private Harry Cuthbert 34633Manchester Regiment01/04/1916
Private Bennett 22585Manchester Regiment02/02/1918
Private Fitton 32958Manchester Regiment01/07/1916
Private Herbert Hadley 902280Canadian Infantry29/06/1917 (aged 41)
Private Thomas Diviney 30401Manchester Regiment01/04/1916 (aged 37)
Private Brown 376141Manchester Regiment06/05/1918
Rifleman Samuel Lowe R/12195King's Royal Rifle Corps09/08/1915 (aged 17)
Private Robert Fox 34620Manchester Regiment01/04/1916
Private John Lowe 7427Scots Guards26/10/1914
Private Hanson 49600Lancashire Fusiliers13/10/1918
Private John Finan 10980King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment)15/09/1914
Rifleman Harold Brearley R/11758King's Royal Rifle Corps27/09/1915 (aged 18)
Private John Hadfield 22491Lancashire Fusiliers21/08/1916