WW1 Casualty: Anthony Cunningham -
No details have been found of Anthony Cunningham's military service or of his death, although he is commemorated on the Civic Memorial and also on the Rood Screens inside the Parish Church.
Anthony was born in 1900, the son of James and Margaret Cunningham of 4, Taylors Court, Prescot. James was a Coal Miner. By the time of the 1911 census, the family lived at 4, Houghton Street, Prescot. James (39) and Maggie (37) had been married for 12 years and had children Anthony (11), Elizabeth (9), Frances (7), James (5) and Catherine (3).