Regiment: 1/5th East Yorkshire Regiment Cyclists

5th (Cyclist) Battalion Territorial Force
04.08.1914 Stationed at Hull and then moved to Louth.
May 1915 Moved to Withernsea and then Newbiggin.

Last Name
Address
Narrative
TOWER HOUSE, NORTH FERRIBY, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/08/1917
       
Aged
29
BORN HULL 1889. SON OF THOMAS WEBSTER (1850-1925) & EMILY COLLISON (1847-1942), OF NORTH FERRIBY & HULL. AN ARCHITECTS CLERK. (HDM 13/12/1914). PLAYED RUGBY FOR HULL & EAST RIDING. SERVED WITH THE 5TH EAST YORKSHIRE BATTALIN. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 26/08/2017, AGED 27. HE LEFT AN ESTATE OF £1,142. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN […]
67, DE LA POLE AVENUE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
12/11/1914
       
Aged
20
BORN HULL 1894. SON OF THE LATE ALEXANDER BISHOP (1862-1910) & SARAH MOORE (1867-1915), OF 146, PLANE STREET, HULL (1911 CENSUS). A COMMERCIAL CLERK AND FORMER BLUNDELL'S WORKER. ASSOCIATED WITH ST GEORGES METHODIST CHURCH SINCE BOYHOOD. HIS FATHER AND SISTER LAURA (1893-1913) HAD RECENTLY DIED. HE WAS HIS WIDOWED MOTHER'S ONLY SON. […]
12 OAKLAND VILLA, MARSHALL STREET, HULL,L, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
18/08/1916
       
Aged
19
BORN HULL 1897. ENLISTED HULL. HDM SEPT. 1916. SON OF GEORGE THOMAS & BETSY ANN BURTON OF 12 OAKLAND VILLA, MARSHALL STREET, HULL. BEFORE THE WAR HE WORKED FOR FIELD & CO, HULL MARKET PLACE. HE ENLISTED HULL. SERVED AS A CYCLIST WITH THE 5TH EAST YORKSHIRE BATTALION. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 18/08/1916, AGED 19. HIS DEATH WAS REPO […]
143, NEWLAND AVENUE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
20/08/1918
       
Aged
32
BORN BRAMLEY, LEEDS 1886. ELDEST SON OF WALTER & JANE (MELLOR) BUTTERY, OF 143 NEWLAND AVENUE, HULL. A FORMER CLERK FOR THE NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY. A SUCCESSFUL SPRINTER AND MEMBER OF THE KINGSTON ROWING CLUB AND HULL GYMNASTIC SOCIETY. WORKED FOR THE GOOLE STEAM SHIPPING COMPANY. ENLISTED IN THE ARTIST RIFLES IN 1916. COMMISSIONED […]
2 ASTON VILLAS, ETON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
27/08/1915
       
Aged
26
BORN HULL 1889. ELDEST SON THOMAS AND JESSIE EDMONDSON, OF, 2 ASTON VILLAS, ETON STREET, HULL. WAS A GROCER'S ASSISTANT. ACCIDENTALLY DROWNED AT HOLMPTON. HIS DEATH AND PHOTOGRAPH APPEAR IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL ON THE 3RD SEPTEMBER 1915. * HIS WIFE BEATRICE (REAVILL) MOVED TO 57 BRIDLINGTON STREET, HYSON GREEN, NOTTINGHAM WITH THEIR TWO […]
2 GLYNNE TERRACE, DYSART ROAD, GRANTHAM, LINCOLNSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
07/07/1917
       
Aged
18
Born 1899. Son of Levi and Lydia Elizabeth Gale, of 2, Glynne Terrace, Dysart Rd., Grantham, Lincs. Buried Hedon Road Cemetery, Hull.
70 DORSET STREET, GIPSYVILLE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
11/06/1917
       
Aged
32
BORN HULL 02/02/1885. Son of John Hamshaw (1857-1936) and Elizabeth Briggs (1860-1901), of Hull and 30 Clifford Street, Hornsea. HE HAD ONE BROTHER, JOSEPH, KILLED IN 1918 AND ONE SISTER, GWENDOLINE (1887-1944). HE WORKED FOR FLOUR MILLS AS A TRAVELLING SALESMAN. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT, 8.5 INCHES TALL, 37-39 INCH CHEST, 137 LBS WEIGHT […]
3 FRANK'S TERRACE, FINSBURY STREET, HULL, UK
       
Died on
09/10/1918
       
Aged
30
Born Hull, 1888. Son Alfred Hawkes and Priscilla Symonds (1859-1938). He had one brother, Arthur and four sisters, Emily, Nora, Elsie and Doris Husband of Lucy Hall Hawkes (1886-1953), of 3 Frank's Terrace, Finsbury Street, Hull  (Army address). They had one son, William Harold Hawkes (1909-1981). Employed as a labourer, in the Enginee […]
18, Poplar Street, Chapman Street, Hull
       
Died on
01/06/1916
       
Aged
21
Born Hull 1895. Son of Dryson Heaton (1865-1929) and Eliza Atkin (1866-1955), of 18, Poplar Street, Hull (War pension address). he had three brothers and three sisters. A Fish & Fruiterer's Errand Boy. Served as Private, 874, 1/5th East Yorkshire Cyclists. Died of Meningitis, at Colchester, on 01/06/1916, aged 21. His army effects w […]
16 POPLAR AVENUE, POPLAR STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
16/11/1918
       
Aged
25
BORN HULL 1894. SON OF WILLIAM HENRY & 4 SIBLINGS ABOVE 1911 ADDRESS. POLISHER. HIS NAME WAS RECORDED ON THE KINGS HALL CHURCH ROH, SYMONS ST.
563 , ANLABY ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
22/04/1918
       
Aged
21
BORN HULL 1897. SON OF HENRY WATSON HUTCHINSON & GERTRUDE BORRILL, OF 15 TRINITY ROAD, BRIDLINGTON, AND 563 , ANLABY ROAD, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). ONE OF SIX CHILDREN. EDUCATED AT HYMERS AND WORKED FOR RECKITTS. HE ENLISTED AT HULL AND JOINED THE KING'S ROYAL RIFLES, IN 1915. HE LATER OBTAINED A COMMISSIONED ON 23/05/1918. SERVED AS […]
10 , FINSBURY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
18/03/1915
       
Aged
24
Born Hull 1891. Son of Thomas & Mary Ann Robinson. Married 1910. Husband of Carrie (Ramsden) at above address. Employed at Blundel and Spence, Hull. He was based at North Thoresby, Lincolnshire, and was killed in an accident whilst riding in the side car of a motor cycle ridden by L/Cpl. Fletcher of the same regiment. A verdict of […]
SUTTON ON HULL, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
16/08/1915
       
Aged
19
Born Sutton on Hull, 1896. Drowned at Withernsea, East Riding of Yorkshire, on 16/08/1915, aged 19. His army effects were left to his father, Albert. Served as Private, 894, East Yorkshire Regiment, 5th Bn. Buried at Sutton on Hull: Grave Reference: Cemetery: SUTTON-ON-HULL (ST. JAMES) CHURCHYARD  
3 SOMERSET TERRACE, FRANKLIN STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
17/07/1915
       
Aged
24
BORN HULL 1892. SON OF ALBERT & ALICE SMITH,OF 3 SOMERSET TERRACE, FRANKLIN STREET, HULL. A BLACKSMITH STRIKER. ENLISTED HULL. SERVED IN THE 1/5TH EYR CYCLING CORPS. STATIONED AT WITHERNSEA. DROWNED SWIMMING, ON 17/07/1915, AGED 24. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL, ON 27/07/1915. NO CWGC OR SOLDIERS DIED RECORDS.
6, RIPON GROVE, BRUNSWICK AVENUE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
31/05/1916
       
Aged
22
BORN HULL 17/09/1894. SCULCOATES. ONLY SON OF FREDERICK THRUSTLE (1862-1949)  & HARRIET ANN CROSS (1861-1947), OF 6, RIPON GROVE, BRUNSWICK AVENUE, HULL (WAR PENSION ADDRESS). ONE SISTER, DORA. WORKED AS A GROCER'S ASSISTANT AT THE HULL CO-OPERATIVE. HE ENLISTED AT HULL. SERVED WITH THE 5TH EAST YORKSHIRE (CYCLIST REGIMENT. ACCIDENT […]
PARK FARM, HARPHAM LOWTHORPE, DRIFFIELD, , EAST RIDING OF YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
23/08/1917
       
Aged
27
BORN HARPHAM, EAST RIDING IN 1891. SON OF FREDERICK WILLIAM AND ANNIE ULLYOTT, FARMERS IN HARPHAM, DRIFFIELD. EX HULL SOLICITOR. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED A SECOND LIEUTENANT IN THE 5TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT (CYCLISTS). KILLED IN ACTION, ON 23/08/1918, AGED 27. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON THE THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. HE LEFT £426 IN HIS WILL TO […]