Regiment: 13th East Yorkshire Regiment C Company

13th (Service) Battalion (4th Hull)
03.11.1914 The 13th formed and on the 11.08.1914 The 12th formed, both by Lord Nunburnholme and the East Riding Territorial Force Association at Hull, then moved to Hornsea.
June 1915 Both moved to Ripon and joined the 92nd Brigade of the 31st Division.
01.09.1915 The 12th taken over by the War Office and then on the 27.08.1915 the 13th and then both moved to Salisbury Plain.
15.12.1915 Mobilised for war and embarked for Egypt from Devonport, Plymouth.
30.12.1915 Arrived in Port Said to defend the Suez Canal.
Mar 1916 Moved to France and the Division engaged in various actions on the Western Front including;
During 1916
The Battle of Albert, The Battle of the Ancre.
During 1917
Operations on the Ancre, The Third Battle of the Scarpe, The Capture of Oppy Wood.
08.02.1918 The 13th disbanded in France at Ecurie.
During 1918
The Battle of St Quentin, The Battle of Bapaume, The First Battle of Arras, The Battle of Estaires, The Battle of Hazebrouck, The Defence of Nieppe Forest, The attack at La Becque, The capture of Vieux Berquin, The Battle of Ypres, The action of Tieghem.
11.11.1918 The 10th ended the war in Belgium, near Flobecq east of Renaix.

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Last Name
Address
Narrative
37 JOHNS PLACE, CHAPMAN STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
06/03/1915
       
Aged
24
BORN HULL 1889. SON OF CHARLES W & LIZ BAKER ABOVE ADDRESS. WIFE RUTH ESTHER (MILLER) - 49 ETON ROAD, STOCKTON-ON-TEES. LISTED IN ST MATHEWS CHURCH. COMMEMORATED AT HULL NORTHERN CEMETERY. Son of Charles Baker, of Hull; husband of Ruth Esther Miller (formerly Baker), of 49, Eton Rd., Stockton-on-Tees. Alternative Commemoration - buried i […]
5 WARWICK TERRACE, WARWICK STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
13/11/1916
       
Aged
40
BORN HULL 1876. HULL PAL. SON OF MOSES COLLINSON AND THIRZA SHARP, OF 30 LILLLAC GROVE, GARDEN VILLAGE. HE MARRIED IN HULL, ON 09/06/1908. HIS WIFE MARGARET ANN BENNETT AND FOUR CHILDREN LIVED AT 5 WALTON TERRACE, WALTON STREET, HULL & 5 WARWICK TERRACE, WARWICK STREET, HULL. HIS BROTHER, FRANK COLLINSON, LIVED IN BROUGH. (HDM 07/12/ […]
9 , WILBERFORCE STREET, ANLABY ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
13/11/1916
       
Aged
21
BORN HULL 1895. HULL PAL. SON OF THOMAS DANIELS DUNCAN & LOUISA ELIZABETH ANN (KING), OF 2 WELBECK STREET AND 52 COTTINGHAM ROAD, HULL. ASSISTANT LIBRARIAN. UNMARRIED. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT, 11.5 INCHES TALL, 147 LBS WEIGHT, 35 INCH CHEST. LIVED WITH GRANDPARENTS AT 20 PERCY STREET IN 1911. THIS WAS HIS ARMY RECORDS ADDRESS. HE ENLISTE […]
3 FOSTER BUILDINGS, NORTH STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
09/09/1916
       
Aged
19
BORN HULL 1897. SON OF WALTER & NANCY FARNILL AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. BEFORE THE WAR HE WORKED FOR BLUNDELL'S PAINT WORKER. HE WAS AN OLD BOY OF ST CHARLES SCHOOL, PRYME STREET. HE ENLISTED IN THE HULL PALS. SERVED WITH THE 13TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. HE WAS OFFICIALLY REPORTED TO HAVE DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 09/09/1916, AGED 19. HE WAS R […]
127 , GILLETT STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
01/05/1917
       
Aged
26
BORN HULL 1891. YOUNGEST SON OF WILLIAM FREDERICK FORTNAM & THE LATE MARY KATE FORTNAM. EMPLOYED BY MR HOPE, UPHOLSTERER, THORNTON STREET. THIS WAS HIS CWGC ADDRESS. HE ENLISTED FEBRUARY 1915. SERVED WITH THE 13TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT (4TH HULL PALS). WENT TO EGYPT IN DECEMBER 1915 AND THEN SERVED IN FRANCE FROM MARCH 1916. HE […]
SCRUTON COTTAGE, COTTINGHAM, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
13/11/1916
       
Aged
30
BORN COTTINGHAM 1886. SON OF DAVID & HANNAH HALDENBY, FROM GEORGE STREET, COTTINGHAM. SON OF A LABOURER. ELDEST OF FIVE CHILDREN. A DOMESTIC GARDENER. HE ENLISTED IN THE HULL PALS, ON 29/12/1914, AGED 28 YEARS AND 11 MONTHS. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT 5.5 INCHES TALL, 37 INCH CHEST.. SERVED IN "C" COMPANY, WITH THE 13TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIM […]
7 LUCAS SQUARE, NEW GEORGE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
13/11/1916
       
Aged
22
Born Hull 1894. Son of Henry (Harry) Kay (1858-1928) and Sarah Ann Birch (1859-1940) of 7 Lucas square, New George Street, Hull. The fifth of ten children. He had five brothers and four sisters. Worked as an Oil Miller. Before the war, he played a few matches for Hull Kingston Rovers. Described as 5 foot, 6.5 inches tall, 159 lbs weight, […]
1 RICHMOND TERRACE, DURHAM STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
13/11/1916
       
Aged
23
BORN HULL 1893. SON OF ALFRED & ADA ANNIE (PAPE) MIDFORTH, THIS CWGC ADDRESS. HE ALSO LIVED AT 6 HERBERTS TERRACE, WALLER STREET AND 7 BELLE VIEW, MIDDLEBURG STREET, HULL, WITH HIS TWO SISTERS ADA AND FLORENCE. HE WORKED AS A SAW MILLER AND FIREMAN. HE ENLISTED WITH THE HULL PALS ON 16/11/1914. SERVED WITH THE 13TH EAST YORKSHIRE REG […]
Died on
03/05/1917
       
Aged
23
Born at Stockton-on-the-Forest, York. Son of Robert and Clara Temple, of 30, Wassand Street., Hull.  Enlisted in Hull. Served as Sergeant in the Hull Pals. Awarded the Military Medal (MM). Killed in action at Oppy Wood, on 03/05/1917, aged 23. His Grave, reads, "HE GAVE HIS LIFE FOR THOSE HE LOVED"
30 , WASSAND STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
02/05/1917
       
Aged
23
BORN STOCKTON-ON FOREST, YORKSHIRE, 1894. LIVED IN HULL. SON OF ROBERT TEMPLE (1861-1930) & CLARA SCHOFIELD (1869-1895), OF 30 WASSAND STREET, HULL. HE ENLISTED IN THE HULL PALS. SERVED AS SERGEANT, "C" COMPANY,  IN THE 13TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. AWARDED THE MILITARY MEDAL FOR BRAVERY. KILLED IN ACTION ON 02/05 1917, IN THE BUILD […]