Regiment: 1st East Yorkshire Regiment

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
HU1 2DA
       
       
Died on
01/07/1916
       
Aged
25
Private Henry Hodgson Appleton (1890-1916). Originally from Raskelf, North Yorkshire. Son of Mr. James Henry Appleton (1860-1911) and Mrs. Annie August Hodgson (1864-1944), of Raskelf, Easingwold, Yorks. One of six children. He later lived in Hull and worked as a draper's assistant. Employee of Messrs. Edwin Davis & Co., 42 Market St […]
7 LIZZIES GROVE, HAWTHORNE AVENUE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
16/09/1916
       
Aged
25
BORN HATFIELD 1891. ELDEST SON OF EDWARD AND SUSAN ALDRED, THIS ADDRESS. ONE OF EIGHT CHILDREN. HIS FATHER DIED IN 1915. HIS MOTHER DIED IN 1916. HE WORKED AS A FARM HORSEMAN. ENLISTED BEVERLEY 9/05/1915. TRAINED AS A BOMB THROWER. SENT TO FRANCE 18/08/1915. KILLED IN ACTION 16/09/1916, AGED 25. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HDM 14/10/16 […]
121 , BELVOIR STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
22/04/1918
       
Aged
29
BORN HULL 1889. SON OF GEORGE E. & ANNE PRISCILLA (MADDISON). ONE OF SEVEN CHILDREN, OF 92 GRAFTON STREET, HULL. WORKED AS A SHIPPING CLERK. HIS WIFE CLARA MAY ALEXANDER & TWO CHILDREN LIVED AT THIS 121 BELVOIR STREET, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). HE ENLISTED IN THE HULL PALS (10TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT). TRANSFERRED TO THE 1ST EAST YORKSHIRE […]
4 , LEE SMITH STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
05/01/1916
       
Aged
23
BORN CALCUTTA, 1893. A DOCK LABOURER AND SAILOR. HE LODGED WITH HIS AUNT, MARGARET MARTON, AT 4 LEE SMITH STREET (ADDRESS FROM ARMY SERVICE RECORDS). DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT 7 INCHES TALL. 133 LBS WEIGHT, 35.5 INCH CHEST SIZE AND 'GOOD' PHYSICAL DEVELOPMENT. HE ENLISTED IN HULL, ON 16/04/1915. SERVED WITH THE 1ST EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. AR […]
GRAFTON HOUSE, GRAFTON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
23/03/1918
       
Aged
30
BORN ESSEX 11/10/1887. PROBATE ADDRESS. LEFT HULL PALS MEMORIAL POST. LIEUTENANT ERNEST JOHN ANDREW. Born in 1887, Ernest was the son of JM and MJ Mann and husband to Ethel Florence Mann of Grafton House, Grafton Street, Hull. Ernest was killed in action near St. Quentin on 23rd March 1918 whilst serving with the 1st Battalion East York […]
44 , DOVER STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
04/06/1916
       
Aged
23
BORN HULL 1892. SON OF RICHARD ANSON (1853-1949) & MATILDA UPRIGHT (1857-1937)), AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. ONE OF EIGHT CHILDREN. HE WORKED AS A CLERK FOR THE NORTH EASTERN RAILWAYS. HE ENLISTED, AS PRIVATE, 2333, EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. ARRIVED IN FRANCE, ON 17/04/1915. PROMOTED TO CORPORAL, 200549. COMMISSIONED AS 2ND LIEUTENANT, IN T […]
12 PRINCESS TERRACE, ADELAIDE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
23/07/1916
       
Aged
23
BORN HULL 1893. SON OF WILLIAM HENRY APPLEBY AND EMMA APPLEBY ABOVE & 34 BARMSTON STREET. HE PREVIOUSLY WORKED ON HULL DOCKS AND WAS A FEED CAKE MILLER. ENLISTED HULL.. KILLED ON THE SOMME, AGED 23. HE WAS REPORTED WOUNDED AND MISSING IN THE HDM 21/10/16, 27/1/17 & 3/2/17. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL ON 24TH JAN […]
, PRESTON, , EAST RIDING, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
16/09/1916
BORN MELBOURE, AUSTRALIA, WHERE HIS PARENTS RESIDE. A SAILOR BY PROFESSION. WAS IN ENGLAND WHEN WAR WAS DECLARED AND LEFT HIS SHIP TO ENLIST IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 1ST EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. WOUNDED TWICE. HE WAS  INVALIDED TO ENGLAND WITH FROSTBITE. DURING HIS STAY HE MET AND MARRIED, MISS DORIS E. HEELAS, ELDEST DAUGHTER, OF FRED H […]
, WALKINGTON, EAST RIDING, YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
03/11/1916
       
Aged
30
William was born in 1886, he was the son of Henry Ash and Hannah Ash and brother of Fred, Charles, George, Harriet and Alfred. Also living with the family in 1911 was a niece called Ada May. They lived in a cottage, now demolished, on East End which would have been where the shop is now. Willie was killed in action on 3rd November 1916 […]
11 FILEY TERRACE, COURTNEY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
01/07/1916
       
Aged
27
BORN HULL 1889. SON OF THOMAS JAMES ASHTON & MARTHA (DRY), OF 9 ANN'S PLACE, CHAPMAN STREET, HULL. HE MARRIED ON 14/02/1914 AT ST MARY'S CATHOLIC CHURCH. HIS WIFE KITTY ASHTON LIVED AT 3 HARCOURT TERRACE, BUCKINGHAM STREET, HULL AND 11 FILEY TERRACE, COURTNEY STREET, HULL. THEY HAD TWO SMALL DAUGHTERS - MARY AND KATHLEEN. HE WORKE […]
32 Colonial Street, Hull
       
Died on
25/04/1918
       
Aged
37
BORN WHITBY, YORKS. 1881. SON OF JOHN ATKINSON (1847-1927) & MARGARET ELLEN HODGMAN (1860-1929), OF 32 COLONIAL STREET, HULL (1915) WHICH IS HIS  CWGC ADDRESS. HE HAD THREE BROTHERS AND TEN SISTERS. A HOUSE PAINTER BEFORE THE WAR. HE WAS ENGAGED TO BE MARRIED, WHEN HE WAS KILLED IN ACTION, ON 25/04/1918, AGED 37. HE ENLISTED IN HULL […]
5 CRYSTAL AVENUE, CAVE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
04/10/1917
       
Aged
25
BORN HULL 1892. A TANNER'S LABOURER. HE WORKED FOR THOMAS HOLMES & SONS, SCULCOATES, LANE. ALSO A FORMER TERRITORIAL FOR 5 YEARS AND EMPLOYED BY HOLMES TANNERY. HE ENLISTED IN THE 4TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT ON 11/05/1908. MARRIED FRANCES ATKINSON, AT NEWLAND CHURCH HALL, HULL, ON 18/08/1915. HIS WIFE FRANCES MAY ATKINSON & DA […]
44 , MERSEY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
25/09/1916
       
Aged
23
BORN HULL 1893. ENLISTED HULL 20/3/15. ONLY SON OF HERBERT E & JANE AT 44 MASSEY STREET AND 19 LINCOLN STREET. HIS FIANCEE MISS A WILSON - 24 LINCOLN STREET. EDWIN HAD BEEN A HAIRDRESSER BEFORE THE WAR. HE WAS KILLED IN ACTION, AGED 23. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL ON 24TH OCTOBER 1916, WITH HIS PHOTOGRAPH.*
13 , CHANTERLANDS AVENUE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
27/10/1914
       
Aged
23
BORN HULL 1891. SON OF EDWARD ALLEN & JANE BAILEY AT THIS ADDRESS (1911 CENSUS). A TANNER'S LABOURER. ENLISTED IN HULL, WITH THE 1ST EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT ON 01/05/1913. ARRIVED IN FRANCE WITH THE BRITISH EXPEDITIONARY FORCE. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 27/10/1914, AGED 23. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS BROTHER ALFRED WHO LIVED AT 3 PELHA […]
14 ALPHA AVENUE, NORNABELL STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/08/1918
       
Aged
26
BORN RUTLAND, LEICESTERSHIRE 1892. LIVED IN HULL. SON OF SAMUEL & ELIZA BAINES ATTHIS CWGC ADDRESS. A GENERAL OIL MILL LABOURER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL, ON 21/12/1914, AGED 22. JOINED THE 12TH EYR (HULL PALS). ARRIVED IN FRANCE ON 29/02/1916. RIFLE GRENADE WOUNDSTO RIGHT ARM, FACE, WRIST AND LEFT THIGH, ON 13/09/1916. DIED OF WOUNDS, 26 […]
, ETON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
09/04/1917
       
Aged
28
BORN 1889 NOTTS. SON OF WILLIAM & MARY BARNES, OF 84 MINSTER, MOORGATE, BEVERLEY AND 129 HAWTHORNE AVENUE, HULL. A GUNSMITH AND MECHANIC. HE MARRIED CLARICE EUGENIA HYDE (1888-1971), AT ELLERKER, ON 01/06/1914. HIS WIFE CLARICE E BARNES & 2 CHILDREN, LIVED AT TEMPERANCE VILLAS, ELLERKER, BROUGH. HE ENLISTED IN BEVERLEY ON 23/05/1916, AGE […]
328 , HOLDERNESS ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
29/04/1918
       
Aged
37
BORN HULL1881. SON OF MRS ELIZA ANN BARNES, AT THIS HDM ADDRESS. THE FAMILY ALSO LIVED AT 528 HOLDERNESS ROAD & 88 HARDY STREET, HULL. HE ENLISTED HULL. SERVED WITH THE 1ST EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. CAPTURED AND DIED OF WOUNDS AT A FIELD HOSPITAL, ON 29/04/1918. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS MOTHER, ELIZA ANN. HIS NAME IS LISTED ON ST […]
44 , WASSAND STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
25/09/1916
       
Aged
20
BORN HULL 1896. SON OF THOMAS BARNES (1870-1938) AND ISABELLA ANDERSON (1871-1953), OF 80 ETON STREET, HULL (1911 CENSUS). SON OF A RAILWAY RULLEYMAN. ONE OF SIX CHILDREN. EMPLOYED AS A RAILWAY CRANE DRIVER. ENLISTED AT BEVERLEY. SERVED AS A SERGEANT, IN THE 1ST EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. AWARDED THE MILITARY MEDAL (MM). KILLED AT THE SOMM […]
1 KATE'S TERRACE, ALEXANDRA STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
10/12/1914
       
Aged
31
BORN HULL 1883. RESIDED GRIMSBY. ENLISTED SHEFFIELD. SON OF MR JAMES WILLIAM & ANN BARNEY, OF 96 HILDYARD STREET, GRIMSBY. THIS WAS THEIR HULL ADDRESS (1891 CENSUS). HE IS BURIED AT DESPLANQUE FARM CEMETERY, LA CHAPELLE-D'ARMENTIERES, NORD, FRANCE.
78 , NAYLORS ROW, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
25/10/1914
       
Aged
26
BORN HULL 1888. SON OF CHRISTOPHER BARRETT (1849-1910) & EMILY OMER (1854-1908), OF HULL. AN IRON MOULDER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 1ST EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. ARRIVED WITH THE BRITISH EXPEDITIONARY FORCE IN FRANCE, ON 20/09/1914. DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 25/10/1914, AGED 26. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS OLDEST BROTHER, J […]