Regiment: 2nd East Yorkshire Regiment

2nd Battalion
04.08.1914 Stationed at Kamptee, India at the outbreak of war.
Dec 1914 Returned to England and then moved to Winchester to join the 83rd brigade of the 28th Division.
16.01.1915 Mobilised for war and landed at Havre and engaged in various actions on the Western front including;
During 1915
The Second Battle of Ypres, The Battle of Loos.
26.10.1915 Embarked for Salonika from Marseilles via Alexandria.
03.12.1915 Arrived at Salonika and engaged in various action against the Bulgarian forces including;
During 1916
The occupation of Mazirko, The capture of Barakli Jum’a.
During 1917
The capture of Ferdie and Essex Trenches, The capture of Barakli and Kumli.
During 1918
The Battle of Doiran, The pursuit to the Strumica valley.
30.09.1915 Ended the war in Macedonia, north of Lake Doiran.

Last Name
Address
Narrative
Hull HU1 3RQ
       
       
Died on
13/06/1918
       
Aged
44
Service Number 19484 Died 13/06/1918 Aged 44 2nd Bn. East Yorkshire Regiment Husband of Mary Stephenson, of East Street, Leven. Buried at Strauma Military Cemeterym Greece. His Grave inscription reads, "GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN" His name is recorded on the Leven Roll of Honour, St Peter's Church, Leven, East Yorkshire.
27 , BARMSTON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
28/09/1915
       
Aged
27
BORN BEVERLEY 1889. SON OF THOMAS & ANN ALLEN, OF HULL. HE WORKED FOR THE HULL OIL COMPANY, STONEFERRY. ENLISTED IN HULL.SERVED WITHTHE 2ND EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. DIED AT LOOS, ON 28/09/1915, AGED 27. HE LEFT A WIDOW, AT 27 BARMSTON STREET, HULL AND HIIS NAME WAS RECORDED ON THE BARMSTON STREET ROH. LISTED ALSO ON THE WALLER STREET […]
11 , WILLIAM STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
04/10/1915
       
Aged
23
BORN HULL 1892. SON OF ANNIE ANDERSON, AT  11 WILLIAM STREET, HULL CWGC ADDRESS. ENLISTED HULL. SERVED WITH THE 2ND EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. ARRIVED IN FRANCE, ON 10/02/1915. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 04/10/1915, AGED 23. COMMEMORATED ON THE LOOS MEMORIAL. UNMARRIED. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS MOTHER, ANNIE. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN […]
PROVIDENCE PLACE, NEWLAND AVENUE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
21/04/1915
       
Aged
21
BORN STIRLINGFLEET, YORKSHIRE, ON 13/09/1893. SON OF JAMES WILLIAM ANDERSON AND MAUD HARDY, OF DRIFFIELD. ENLISTED BEVERLEY. SERVED WITH THE 2ND EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. DIED OF WOUNDS ON 21/04/1915. REPORTED AS DIED OF WOUNDS TO THE HEAD & ARM IN BOULOGNE, (THE HULL TIMES, ON 21/04/1915) HE WAS AGED 21. HE LEFT A WIDOW AND CHILD AT THI […]
60 , KENT STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
21/07/1915
       
Aged
24
BORN HULL 1891. SON OF THOMAS JAMES ASHTON & MARTHA (DRY), OF 9 ANN'S PLACE, CHAPMAN STREET, HULL. ENLISTED HULL. HE HAD SERVED YEARS IN THE ARMY INCLUDING FIVE YEARS IN INDIA. HE WAS KILLED AT ST JULLIEN BATTLE, ON 23RD APRIL 1915, AGED 24. HIS DEATH AND ADDRESS WERE REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL ON 20TH JULY & 21ST JULY 19 […]
2 BARNSLEY VILLAS, GRANGE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
11/03/1915
       
Aged
27
BORN BRADFORD 1888. ELDEST SON OF HARRIET ANN & THE LATE THOMAS BAKER- 28 SHAKESPEARE STREET, BRADFORD. WIFE EMILY & 3 CHILDREN ABOVE - 1911 CENSUS. A JOINER. ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 2ND EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED IN BELGIUM, ON 11/03/1915, AGED 27. (HIS ARMY RECORDS SAY HE WAS BORN IN HULL) BURIED AT WULVERGEM CHURCHYARD, […]
Thornton St., Barrow-on-Humber, Lincs
       
Died on
04/10/1915
Son of Charles W. Barker, of Thornton St., Barrow-on-Humber, Lincs. he lived South Ferriby. A regular soldier serving in India. He was drafted home at the outbreak of war. He was shot dead while conveying bandages to stretcher bearers, for which he had volunteered when they were needed. His death was reported in the Hull Daily Mail, on 2 […]
13 PLEASANT PLACE, MARVEL STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
24/07/1915
       
Aged
17
BORN HULL 1898. SON OF WILLIAM & JANE ELIZABETH BARRETT AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. (MARVEL STREET, IN DRYPOOL. STREET NOW DEMOLISHED). BEFORE THE WAR HE WORKED FOR SISSONS BROTHER'S SAWMILLS, HEDON ROAD. HE LIED ABOUT HIS AGE TO ENLIST IN THE 2ND EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. HE ARRIVED IN FRANCE IN APRIL 1915. DIED OF WOUNDS RECEIVED IN FRANC […]
74 , DIVISION ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
05/05/1915
       
Aged
19
BORN HULL 1895. AKA 'JACK'. SON OF JAMES WOLFE (JACK) BARTON (1867-1903) AND CAROLINE MARY WOODLIFF, OF 74 DIVISON ROAD, HULL. EX ERRAND LAD AND RECKITTS WORKER. LIVING AT THIS ADDRESS (1911 CENSUS). ENLISTED HULL. SERVED IN THE 2ND EAST YORKSHIRE REGIEMNT. KILLED IN ACTION, AT YPRES, ON 05/05/1915, AGED 19. COMMEMORATED ON THE MENIN GAT […]
2 FERN AVENUE, WATERLOO STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
25/04/1915
       
Aged
24
BORN HULL 1891. ELDEST SON OF GEORGE BELL (1865-1933) & MARY ELIZABETH BELL (1865-1938), AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. A STONEMASON'S APPRENTICE. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. HE ARRIVED IN FRANCE, ON 18/02/1915. KILLED IN ACTION AT YPRES, ON 25/04/1915, AGED 24. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON THE MENIN GATE MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING. UNMARRIED. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WE […]
2 GREEN CRESCENT, GREEN LANE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
17/02/1915
       
Aged
20
BORN HULL 1895. SON OF GEORGE FRANCIS BLACKBURN (1868-1929) & ARABELLA ROWAN (1866-1915). ADDRESS FROM HULL DAILY MAIL. RESIDED IN HORNSEA. ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 2ND EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED IN BELGIUM, ON 17/02/1915, AGED 20. COMMEMORATED ON THE MENIN GATE, MEMORIAL.HE LEFT A SISTER MATILDA JANE, AND BROTHER, GEORGE F […]
6 LEO TERRACE, WATERLOO STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
23/04/1915
       
Aged
30
BORN BEVERLEY 1886. SON OF JOHN HENRY BLAYDON (1856-1929) & MARY HANNAH SHARP (1862-1904) OF HESSLE AND HULL. HE LIVED WITH HIS SISTER MRS SMITH AT THIS ADDRESS. A PROFESSIONAL SOLDIER WITH THE 2ND EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. SERVED TEN YEARS IN INDIA. ARRIVED IN FRANCE, ON 01/05/1915. KILLED IN ACTION, AT YPRES, ON 23/04/1915, AGED 29. […]
10 TEMPERENCE PLACE, LAKE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
5761
       
Aged
22
BORN HULL 1893. SON OF JAMES & SARAH BOGG. SON OF A BREWERY CELLAR MAN. HE JOINED THE THE 2ND EYR AND WAS A SERVING SOLDIER WHEN WAR BEGAN. ENLISTED IN THE HULL PALS. PROMOTED CORPORAL. ARRIVED IN FRANCE, ON 15/01/1915. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 09/10/1915, AGED 22. UNMARRIED. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS FATHER, JAMES. HIS NAME WAS LIS […]
82 , MAYFIELD STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
5604
       
Aged
27
BORN HULL 1888. SON OF JOHN HENRY BOND (1861-1923) & JULIA TOFT (1863-1926), AT THIS HULL ADDRESS. A REGULAR SOLDER. HE ENLISTED AT HULL. SERVED WITH THE 1ST EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. ARRIVED IN FRANCE, ON 15/01/1915. KILLED AT YPRES, ON 05/05/1915, AGED 27. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON THE MENIN GATE MEMORIAL, BELGIUM.
20 CHESTNUT AVENUE, PARK ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
16/05/1918
       
Aged
24
BORN DRIFFIELD 1884. SON OF DAVID EDWARD BOURNER (1854-1899) & MARY ANN ROBSON (1858-1940), OF 20 CHESTNUT AVENUE, PARK ROAD, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS & PARISH MAGAZINE). HE HAD FIVE BROTHERS AND THREE SISTERS. FOUR BROTHERS SERVED IN THE WAR, AND THREE DIED WITHIN TWO YEARS. HAROLD & GEORGE BOURNER, WERE ALSO KILLED IN ACTION. […]
62 , CLARENDON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
23/04/1915
       
Aged
30
BORN YORK 1885. SON OF JAMES & CATHERINE BROADLEY, of 62 CLARENDON STREET, hull. ENLISTED HULL. HE WAS A REGULAR SOLDIER AND HAD SERVED SEVEN YEARS IN INDIA WITH THE 2ND EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. HE WAS KILLED AT YPRES, ON 23/04/1915, AGED 30. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON THE YPRES MENIN GATE, MEMORIAL, YPRES. HIS DEATH AND PHOTOGRAPH WERE […]
7 WALTER'S TERRACE, WEST PARADE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
09/04/1915
       
Aged
38
BORN HULL 05/09/1876. ELDEST SON OF ROBERT BROADWELL AND ANNIE ELIZABETH PETERSON. SON OF A BLACKSMITH. EDUCATED AT BLUNDELL STREET BOARD SCHOOL. SERVED FOR SEVEN YEARS IN THE 1ST EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. THEN WORKED FOR 21 YEARS FOR CHARLES HATFIELD COAL MERCHANTS, PRIOR TO THE WAR. HE MARRIED LILY ATKINSON AT SCULCOATES IN 1898. HE ENL […]
37 , ALDBRO STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
23/03/1915
       
Aged
25
BORN HULL 1890. SON OF THOMAS & MARIA BURNS, OF 37 ALDBRO STREET, SYKES STREET, HULL ENLISTED HULL. SERVED WITH THE 2ND EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 23/03/1915, AGED 25. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL, ON  09/10/1916. HE LEFT BROTHER THOMAS BURN. HE IS RECORDED KILLED ON THE SYKES STREET ROLL OF HONOU […]
1 PROVIDENCE ROW, WALKER STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
02/05/1915
       
Aged
25
BORN HULL 1890. SON OF THE LATE JOHN & MARY CALLAGHAN. HE RESIDED WITH HIS SISTER MRS STRATFORD, AT 1 PROVIDENCE ROW, WALKER STREET, HULL. HE ENLISTED IN HULL AND WAS A REGULAR SOLDIER SERVING IN INDIA, WHEN WAR BEGAN. HE ARRIVED IN FRANCE ON 15TH JANUARY 1915. SERVED WITH THE 2ND EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. DIED OF SHRAPNEL WOUNDS, "T […]
15 WITHERNSEA STREET, HULL, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
22/05/1915
       
Aged
26
BORN HULL 1889. SON OF PETER CANNELL AND MARY ANN (KNOWN AS POLLY) PENROSE, WHO WERE BOTH BORN IN HULL. THE FAMILY LIVED AT 15 WITHERNSEA STREET, HULL. THEY LATER MOVED TO BRADFORD AND LIVED AT 8 LITTLE CROSS STREET, BRADFORD AND 10B MYRTLE STREET, LEEDS ROAD, BRADFORD. JOHN CANNELL WAS A REGULAR SOLDIER. SERVING IN INDIA AS NO:641 2N […]