Regiment: 1st East Yorkshire Regiment C Company

1st Battalion
04.08.1914 Stationed at York as part of the 18th Brigade of the 6th Division.
08.08.1914 Moved to Edinburgh and then to Cambridge.
10.09.1914 Mobilised for war and landed at St. Nazaire and engaged in various actions on the Western Front including;
During 1914
The actions on the Aisne heights.
During 1915
The action at Hooge.
26.11.1915 Transferred to the 64th Brigade of the 21st Division and continued to engage in various actions on the Western Front including;
During 1916
The Battle of Albert, The Battle of Bazentin Ridge, The Battle of Flers-Courcelette, The Battle of Morval, The Battle of Le Transloy.
During 1917
The German retreat to the Hindenburg Line, The First and Third Battles of the Scarpe, The flanking operations around Bullecourt, The Battle of Polygon Wood, The Battle of Broodseinde, The Second Battle of Passchendaele. The Cambrai Operations.
During 1918
The Battle of St Quentin, The First Battle of Bapaume, The Battle of Messines, The Second Battle of Kemmel, The Battle of the Aisne 1918, The Battle of Albert, The Second Battle of Bapaume, The Battle of Epehy, The Battle of the St Quentin Canal, The Battle of Cambrai 1918, The Battle of the Selle.
11.11.1918 Ended the war in France, Berlaimont.

Last Name
Address
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4 WALTERS TERRACE, SCULCOATES LANE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
14/07/1916
       
Aged
29
BORN HULL 1887. ENLISTED HULL. SON OF THE LATE JOHN BALL AND MRS CLARA BALL. ONE OF SEVEN CHILDREN LIVING AT THIS ADDRESS.HE WAS AN OIL MILLER AND GAS WORKER. HIS BROTHERS CHARLES, GEORGE & FRANK BALL ALSO SERVED. HE ENLISTED IN BEVERLEY 7/12/1915. MOBILISED ON 1/3/1916. SENT TO FRANCE ON 23/6/1916. WAS KILLED IN ACTION THREE WEEKS L […]
20 , SCULCOATES LANE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
10/09/1918
       
Aged
19
BORN ASKRIGG, YORKSHIRE 1899. LIVED WITH UNCLE ABOVE. PARENTS WILLIAM BANKS & MARGARET ANNIE BELL LIVED IN YORK. BROTHERS GEORGE AND FREDERICK. SISTERS ALICE AND SARAH. ENLISTED RICHMOND. KILLED IN ACTION 10/09/1918, AGED 19.
2 MASONS TERRACE, WELLINGTON LANE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
18/02/1917
       
Aged
30
BORN HULL 1887. SON OF JOHN & ANN BRADLEY. A FORMER RAILWAY WORKER. HE ENLISTED IN THE 13TH EYR (HULL PALS). HE MARRIED MARY MARGARET MAPLESDEN (1889-1921), IN SEPTEMBER 1915. SHE LIVED AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS & AT 11 HOPWOOD STREET, HULL. HE SERVED IN EGYPT FROM 29/12/1915. ARRIVED IN FRANCE, ON 08/03/1916, TRANSFERRED TO THE 1ST E […]
5 , EDGAR STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
22/03/1918
       
Aged
23
BORN SKIRLAUGH, YORKS, 1896.SON OF GEORGE & ANN BROWN AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 1ST EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT IN THE BALKANS AND FRANCE. KILLED IN ACTION DURING THE GERMAN SPRING OFFENSISVE, ON 22/03/1918, AGED 23. COMMEMORATED ON THE POZIERES MEMORIAL. UNMARRIED. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WENT TO HIS MOTHER ANN […]
7 BELTS PLACE, HUMBER STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
05/04/1918
       
Aged
25
BORN MIDDLESBOROUGH, 1893. SON OF MARGARET & THOMAS CLARE, OF 7 BELTS PLACE, HUMBER STREET, HULL. HE HAD TWO SISTER. A LABOURER AND FISH BOX MAKER. ENLISTED HULL, 10/11/1915. ARRIVED FRANCE, 23/07/1916. SERVED IN THE 1ST EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT, 10TH PLATOON, MACHINE GUN SECTION. SHOT IN THE ABDOMEN. DIED OF WOUNDS, AT VILLERS FAUGON […]
88 , EDINBURGH STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
17/07/1916
       
Aged
23
BORN HULL 1893. SON OF GEORGE AND MARY ANN CONEY, OF 94 PAISLEY STREET, NEWINGTON, HULL. THIRD OF FIVE SONS. BROTHERS, GEORGE WILLIAM, FRANK, HERBERT AND STANLEY. A COACH TRIMMER. LIVING AT 22 REGENT STREET, HULL (1911 CENSUS). HE ENLISTED IN HULL, ON 10/12/1915, AGED 22 YEARS AND 90 DAYS. THIS ADDRESS IS FROM ARMY RECORDS. HE WAS DESC […]
2 JOSEPH PLACE, YORK STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
04/06/1916
       
Aged
16
BORN HULL 1900. SON OF WILLIAM HENRY HART AND GERTRUDE MAUD FOSTER. THE FAMILY LIVED WEST END COTTAGES, WEST GATE, BRIDLINGTON, AND 2 WALKER'S YARD, KIRKGATE, BRIDLINGTON. HE HAD TWO BROTHERS AND TWO SISTERS. HIS HULL ARMY ADDRESS WAS 2 JOSEPH PLACE, YORK STREET, HULL. A LABOURER. HE WAS EMPLOYED BY THE BRITISH OIL AND CAKE COMPANY, HU […]
2 SUFFOLK TERRACE, SUFFOLK STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
24/12/1917
       
Aged
20
BORN SAINT SAMSON, GUERNSEY, 02/12/1897. SON OF FREDERICK SACKETT (1872-1950) & FLORENCE LANGDALE (1875-1960). BROTHER TO ROBERT, AGNES AN LETTIE. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED AS LANCE CORPORAL, 32874, 'C' COMPANY, 1ST EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. HE WAS KILLED IN ACTION, ON CHRISTMAS EVE 1917, AGED 2O. UNMARRIED. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT T […]
29 , SANDRINGHAM STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
08/02/1918
       
Aged
24
BORN HULL 1894. HULL PAL. SON OF EDWARD S. & EMILY SAUNBY, THIS ADDRESS. PRIOR TO WAR HE WORKED ON THE STAFF OF THE ELLERMAN - WILSON SHIPPING LINE. HE ENLISTED IN SEPTEMBER 1914. WAS WOUNDED IN JUNE 1916. TRAINED AS A LEWIS GUNNER FOR THE EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. HE WAS KILLED IN ACTION. HE IS LISTED ON THE ELLERMAN WILSON LINE, C […]
193 , WOODCOCK STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
25/09/1916
       
Aged
29
BORN HULL 14/11/1886. SECOND SON OF LATE JOSEPH ALLENBY & ELIZABETH ALLISON SAVERTON. A FISH WORKER. DESCRIBED AS STANDING 6 FOOT 2 INCHES TALL, 168 LBS, 36 INCCH CHEST, WITH TATTOOS ON BOTH ARMS. ENLISTED HULL, ON 11/12/1915. ARRIVED FRANCE 21/07/1916.UNMARRIED. HE LEFT FOUR BROTHERS HERBERT, HENRY, ARTHUR AND JOSEPH,AND A SISTER LILLY. […]
7 ST ANDREW VILLA, PRINCES AVENUE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
10/09/1918
       
Aged
29
BORN HULL 1889. WIFE ANNIE (FLEMMING) & 3 CHILDREN