Preston Roll of Honour form for Private Billington
This is the Roll of Honour form completed and submitted by a relative of Private Joseph Billington for the Preston Memorial Roll of Honour in the Harris Library, Museum and Art Gallery, finished in 1927. Transcription: Name: Joseph Billington. Address: 92 Wellington Street, Preston. Occupation: Apprentice Fitter &Turner. Regiment: 2nd Royal Sussex. Rank and Regimental Number: Private 16089. Date of Death: 14th October 1915. Place where killed or injury received: Killed at Loo’s. Remarks: The deceased was killed whilst bringing in the wounded. He was our only child. He formerly belonged to the R.A.M.C.