Regiment: 1st East Yorkshire Regiment D 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
Narrative
12 CLAREMONT TERRACE, DAY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
09/08/1915
       
Aged
45
BORN HULL 07/10/1869. SON OF THOMAS AND MARTHA BEAL. A LABOURER. EMPLOYED BY MESSRS, T. WILSON AND SONS SHIPPING LINE. MARRIED MARY ELIZABETH BEAL, FROM 47 GILLETT STREET, IN 1895, HULL. THEY LIVED AT CAMPBELL STREET AND 12 CLAREMONT TERRACE, DAY STREET, HULL, WITH THEIR TEN CHILDREN. HE ENLISTED HULL. ON 23/10/1914. ARRIVED IN FRANCE O […]
12 THOMAS PLACE, COLLIER STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
11/02/1917
       
Aged
34
BORN HULL 1883. SON OF MICHAEL & MARY BHONES, OF 1 LIONS PLACE CANNING STREET, HULL. HIS PARENTS WERE BOTH FROM IRELAND AND LIVED AROUND HULL CITY CENTRE. EMPLOYED AS A DOCK LABOURER. HIS WIFE ROSE LIVED AT CWGC ADDRESS. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 1ST EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. ACCIDENTALLY KILLED DURING BOMB TRAINING, ON 11/ […]
14 ALBERT TERRACE, SPRING STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
10/11/1915
       
Aged
32
BORN HULL 1883. SON OF ROBERT CLARKE & MARY ELIZABETH BRADLEY, OF 12 GEORGE PLACE, COLLIER STREET, HULL (1891 CENSUS) & 14 ALBERT TERRACE, SPRING STREET, HULL. A PROFESSIONAL SOLDIER. WITH THE 2ND EAST YORKSHIRE BATTALION, WHEN WAR BEGAN. HE ENLISTED IN BEVERLEY. TRANSFERRED AS PRIVATE, 7763, 'D' COMPANY, 1ST EAST YORKSHIRE REG […]
5 ST GEORGES AVENUE, SOUTH PARADE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
09/04/1917
       
Aged
33
BORN CLEETHORPES 1883. SON OF MARY ELLEN CLEMENTS, BEWHOLME, SEATON, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). A RULLEYMAN. HE LIVED AT THIS ARMY RECORDS ADDRESS. HE ENLISTED AT HULL, ON 21/03/1916, AGED 33 YEARS AND 270 DAYS. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT, 5 INCHES TALL, 137 LBS WEIGHT, & 35 INCH CHEST. ARRIVED IN FRANCE ON 23/07/1916. POSTED AS PRIVATE, 27825, "D" C […]
15 FLORENCE AVENUE, CAVE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
12/12/1918
       
Aged
31
BORN HULL 1887. SON OF CHARLES EDWARD & ELIZABETH CLINTON, OF 15 ELLIS TERRACE, HOLDERNESS ROAD, HULL. A TINNER'S LABOURER. HE MARRIED KATE VERNEY, AT HULL, ON 24/12/1908. HIS WIFE FANNY & SON HARRY (BORN 06/08/1913), LIVED AT THIS ARMY ADDRESS. HE ENLISTED IN HULL, ON 05/11/1914, AGED 27 YEARS AND 90 DAYS. POSTED TO THE 13TH E […]
7 EDWARDS SQUARE, COMMERCIAL ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
09/04/1917
       
Aged
26
BORN HULL 1891. HULL PAL. ELDEST SON OF WILLIAM HENRY COOPER (1863-1942) & CHARLOTTE ELIZABETH FOX (1863-1941), AT 7 EDWARDS SQUARE, COMMERCIAL ROAD, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). ONE OF SEVEN CHILDREN. AN OIL MILLER, LIKE HIS FATHER. HE ENLISTED IN THE 12TH HULL PALS. TRANSFERRED TO THE 1ST EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 09/04 […]
90b , ENGLISH STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
09/04/1917
       
Aged
20
BORN HULL 1897. SON OF GEORGE HARPER ELGEY & AMELIA ELSIE (HILLIER). HIS ARMY ADDRESS - 90B ENGLISH STREET, HULL. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED IN "D" COMPANY, 1ST EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. DIED AGED 20. HE IS BURIED AT HENINEL-CROISILLES ROAD CEMETERY, PAS DE CALAIS, FRANCE
29 , MARMADUKE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
27/05/1918
       
Aged
25
BORN HULL 1896. SON OF LIEUT. DAVID ALBERT FOYSTON, HMS 'WALLINGTON' & JANE FOYSTON. - 89 ROSAMOND ST. 1918 VOTERS. JOSEPH K, RNR LIVED GILLETT ST
72 Lairgate, Beverley, East Yorkshire
       
Died on
20/10/1914
       
Aged
26
Born Tranby House, Hessle, East Yorkshire, 14/10/1892. Son of Colonel, Harold Robinson Pease (1860-1937) and Violet Hector Barkworth (1866-1956) of The Lodge, Muston, Filey, Yorks. He had two brothers and two sisters. He came from a military family and was a Professional Soldier before the war. He lived at 72 Lairgate, Beverley, East Yor […]
4 CROMWELL TERRACE, CROMWELL STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
02/05/1918
       
Aged
22
BORN HULL 1896. SON OF EDWARD ROYDHOUSE (1857-1933) AND CATHERINE ANN WELBURN (1861-1922), OF 4 CROMWELL TERRACE, CROMWELL STREET, HULL (ARMY ADDRESS). HE HAD THREE BROTHERS AND ONE SISTER. WORKED AS A TELEPHONE FAULT CLERK. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT, 6 INCHES TALL, 33 INCH CHEST, 112 LBS WEIGHT, "FAIR" PHYSICAL DEVELOPMENT, WESLEYAN RELIGION. […]
7 OCKLEY TERRACE, WEST PARADE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
18/10/1914
       
Aged
29
BORN MANCHESTER 1886. WIFE ELIZA (HARE) LIVED AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. SON OF ALBERT & MARY WHITELEY. A FORMER REGULAR SOLDIER AND RESERVIST. HE WORKED AS A WINDOW CLEANER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. POSTED TO FRANCE WITH THE BRITISH EXPEDITIONARY FORCE. HE WAS KILLED IN ACTION, ON 18/10/1914, AGED 29. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON THE PLOEGSTEERT MEMORI […]