Regiment: 6th East Yorkshire Regiment Pioneers

6th (Service) Battalion (Pioneers)
27.08.1914 Formed at Beverley, Yorkshire as part of the First New Army (K1) in the 32nd Brigade of the 11th Division, then moved to Grantham.
Dec 1914 Became a Pioneer Battalion.
April 1915 Moved to Witley Camp Godalming.
01.07.1915 Mobilised for war and embarked for Gallipoli from Avonmouth via Mudros.
07.08.1915 Landed at Suvla Bay and engaged in various actions against the Ottoman Empire.
17.12.1915 Evacuated to Mudros due to heavy casualties from combat, disease and severe weather.
04.02.1916 Moved to Alexandria to defend the Suez Canal.
10.07.1916 Moved to France landing at Marseilles and the Division engaged in various actions on the Western Front including;
During 1916
The capture of the Wundt-Werk, The Battle of Flers-Courcelette, The Battle of Thiepval.
During 1917
Operations on the Ancre, The Battle of Messines, The Battle of the Langemarck, The Battle of Polygon Wood, The Battle of Broodseinde, The Battle of Poelcapelle.
During 1918
The Battle of the Scarpe, The Battle of the Drocourt-Quant Line, The Battle of the Canal du Nord, The Battle of Cambrai 1918, The pursuit to the Selle, The Battle of the Sambre.
11.11.1918 Ended the war in France, Hergies north of Bavai.

Last Name
Address
Narrative
BORN HULL 1888. SON OF WILLIAM AND HANNAH TINDLE, OF 30 BISHOP LANE, HULL. SECOND OF FIVE SONS. A WAREHOUSEMAN. ENLISTED HULL. SERVED IN THE 6TH EAST YORKSHIRE PIONEERS REGIMENT. HE DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 21/08/1917, AGED 29. BURIED AT DIVISIONAL COLLECTING POST CEMETERY AND EXTENSION, BELGIUM. HIS ELDEST BROTHER, JOHN TINDLE, SERVED IN THE […]
91 , ROSAMOND STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
21/08/1915
       
Aged
29
BORN HULL 1885. SON OF JAMES BARKER ADAMS (1862-1933) & SARAH ELIZA VARAH LAMBERT (1864-1942) OF THIS 1901 CENSUS ADDRESS. HE MARRIED AT HULL, IN 1908 HUSBAND OF MARY ANN ROBSON (1885-1957). THEY LIVED WITH THEIR FOUR CHILDREN, AT 70 ESSEX STREET, GIPSYVILLE, HULL & THE ABOVE ADDRESS. WORKED AS A RAILWAY BRAKESMAN. HE ENLISTED WI […]
2 LINDE TERRACE, WATERLOO STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
22/08/1915
       
Aged
47
BORN HULL 1868. PARENTS LIVED ABOVE. WIFE AMY AIREY LIVED 36 DERBY STREET. HDM 14/10/15 & 127 CLUMBER STREET- 1911 CENSUS. HE WAS A HULL CORPORATION STOREKEEPER AND YARD FOREMAN AND HAD BEEN EMPLOYED BY THEM FOR 19 YEARS. HE SERVED AS A SERGEANT WITH THE 6TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED AT GALLIPOLI, ON 22/08/1915, AGED 47. HE LEF […]
14 APPLEBY TERRACE, ST PAUL'S STREET, HULL, , United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
22/08/1915
       
Aged
40
BORN HULL 1875. SON OF WILLIAM ANDREW, OF 14 APPLEBY TERRACE, ST PAUL STREET, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). HE WAS A FORMER SOLDIER JOINING THE ARMY, ON 05/08/1892. EX PRIVATE, 3842, EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT AND SERVING IN SOUTH AFRICA. HE WORKED AS A GENERAL LABOURER IN CIVILIAN LIFE. HE RE-ENLISTED IN HULL.AT THE OUTBREAK OF WAR. SERVED AS PRIVA […]
2 GLADSTONE TERRACE, COURTNEY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
09/08/1915
       
Aged
41
BORN HULL 1875. SON OF MICHAEL ANDREWS & ESTHER BRADY, OF 10 ALBERT TERRACE, TERRY STREET, HULL. HE MARRIED AT HULL, IN 1899. HIS WIFE CHARLOTTE AND SEVEN CHILDREN LIVED AT 2 GLADSTONE TERRACE, COURTNEY STREET, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS.) A FORMER DOCK LABOURER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED AS PRIVATE, 3/6703, 6TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. DI […]
4 MARFLEET AVENUE, CRAVEN STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
21/08/1915
       
Aged
26
BORN HULL 1889. SECOND SON OF JAMES WILLIAM BANKS AND EMILY CLAXTON, AT THIS ADDRESS. A PROFESSIONAL SOLDIER. ENLISTED BEVERLEY. JOINED THE 1ST EAST YORKSHIRE BATTALION. PROMOTED SERGEANT. KILLED IN ACTION AT GALLIPOLI, ON 21/08/1915, AGED 26. HIS DEATH & PHOTOGRAPH WERE REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL ON 27TH SEPTEMBER 1915, AND IN […]
7 ALEXANDRA TERRACE, WOODHOUSE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/09/1916
       
Aged
21
BORN HULL 05/01/1894. SON OF ALBERT BARRASS (1873-1930) AND FLORENCE ADA LYALL (1876-1903). HE WORKED AS AN ABLE SEAMAN AND SHIP CREWMAN. HE WAS UNMARRIED AND LIVED AT 7 ALEXANDRA TERRACE, WOODHOUSE STREET, HULL HE JOINED THE ARMY WHEN WAR BEGAN AND ENLISTED IN HULL. HE WAS ACTING CORPORAL, IN THE 6TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED IN […]
11 BONFIELD TERACE, WALCOTT STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
10/09/1917
       
Aged
22
BORN HULL 1895. SON OF GEORGE & EMMA BISBY ABOVE ADDRESS. HIS BROTHER ALBERT, 1ST WYR LIVED AT SAME ADDRESS & SERVED IN INDIA. GEORGE BISBY WAS A SAW MILL WORKER. ENLISTED HULL. KILLED IN ACTION AT YPRES ON 10/09/1917, AGED 22. HIS NAME IS LISTED ON THE TRINITY HOUSE SCHOOL, GREAT WAR MEMORIAL, GEORGE STREET, HULL.
63 , COLTMAN STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
22/08/1915
       
Aged
23
BORN HULL 1891. SON OF FREDERICK BRYAN & CLARA LOUISA (SUDDABY). ENLISTED HULL. DIED AT GALLIPOLI, ON 22/08/1915, AGED 23. HE LEFT A WIDOW EDITH M BOYES, WHO RECEIVED HIS ARMY EFFECTS. HIS NAME IS RECORDED ON THE ST MATHEWS CHURCH ROH, BOULEVARD. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HDM 01/10/1915.
14 STUDLEY AVENUE, STUDLEY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
10/03/1917
       
Aged
42
BORN HULL 1875. ENLISTED HULL. ARMY RECORDS ADDRESS. ACCIDENTALLY KILLED - HULL DAILY MAIL 7/4/ 17. SISTER MARY JANE HAVERCROFT ABOVE ADDRESS.
10 KINGS SQUARE, SYKES STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
28/01/1917
       
Aged
19
BORN SHARROW, YORKSHIRE, 1898. SON OF WILLIAM AND CLARA BROWN. ENLISTED SHEFFIELD. JOINED THE 6TH EAST YORKSHIRE PIONEERS. SERVED AT GALLIPOLI FROM 14/07/1915. CAPTURED AND DIED AS A TURKISH PRISONER, ON 28/01/1917, AGED 19. COMMEMORATED AT THE BAGHDAD (NORTH GATE) WAR CEMETERY, IRAQ.
14 , OSBORNE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
09/08/1915
       
Aged
29
BORN HULL 1886. ENLISTED HULL. SERVED WITH THE 6TH EAST YORKSHIRE PIONEERS. LEFT FOR THE DARDENELLES ON 14/07/1915. KILLED AT GALLIPOLI ON 06/08/1915, AGED 29. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS SISTER ELLEN TURNER. COMMEMORATED ON THE HELLES MEMORIAL, TURKEY. HIS NAME WAS RECORDED ON THE WAR MEMORIAL AT ST THOMAS CHURCH, CAMPBELL STREET, […]
11 LIME TREE AVENUE, GARDEN VILLAGE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
09/08/1915
       
Aged
22
BORN HULL 1892. YOUNGEST SON OF WILLIAM TOMAS & ELIZA BROWN, OF 13 CENTRAL STREET, HULL. HE MARRIED JANEY HAWKSLEY, IN HULL, IN APRIL 1915, & LIVED AT THIS ADDRESS (1911 CENSUS). A FORMER BOOK-BINDER FOR MESSRS. GODDARD, WALKER & BROWN, SILVER STREET, HULL. HE ENLISTED WITH THE 6TH EAST YORKSHIRE PIONEERS. SERVED AS LANCE COR […]
98 , ADELAIDE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
01/12/1918
       
Aged
21
BORN HULL 1897. SON OF ELIZA AGNES & THOMAS WILLIAM BUCKNALL, 3 HOPE TERRACE, WALKER STREET. ONE OF 10 CHILDREN. THIS WAS HIS ARMY ADDRESS. A COAL HEAVER AND LABOURER BEFORE THE WAR. ENLISTED BEVERLEY ON 29/08/1914, AGED 19 YEARS DESCRIBED AS JUST OVER 5 FOOT 6 INCHES TALL, 133 LBS, BROWN HAIR, GREY EYES, FRESH COMPLEXION. SERVED IN EG […]
9 SIMONS TERRACE, CAMPBELL STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
29/09/1918
       
Aged
32
BORN HULL 1883. HIS WIFE DAISEY & SON, LIVED AT 7 MYRTLE GROVE, FLEET STREET, HULL AND MOVED TO 9 SIMONS TERRACE, CAMPBELL STREET, HULL. EMPLOYED AT MESSRS, SHAW'S MALT MILLS, WINCOLMLEE, HULL. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. DIED OF LOBAR PNEUMONIA, ON 29/09/1918, AGED 32. (HDM 22/10/1918). BURIED AT TERLINCTHUN BRITISH CEMETERY, WIMILLE, […]
4 ADA'S TERRACE, WATERLOO STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
20/11/1917
       
Aged
42
BORN HULL 1874. SON OF ROBERT THOMAS & REBECCA CARR. BROTHERS GEORGE, ROBERT, HARRY, ALBERT, WALTER, PERCY, ARTHUR, AND FRED, LIVED AT THIS ADDRESS. NER PORTER. SERVED IN BOER WAR. ENLISTED HULL. DIED AT HOME, ON 20/11/1917, AGED 42. BURIED AT HULL WESTERN CEMETERY.
16 , BEECH STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
07/09/1915
       
Aged
53
BORN HULL 1862. ENLISTED HULL. SON OF WILLIAM CATLEY & E CROWSBALD. WIFE MARY CATLEY ABOVE. NER PORTER AT HULL. NER ROLL OF HONOUR. Son of William Catley and E. Crowsbald, his wife, of 16, Beech St., Hull; husband of the late Mary Catley. Served in the Soudan and South African Wars.
TRINITY HOUSE, HORNSEA, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
Died on
09/08/1915
       
Aged
30
Born Birmingham 1884. Resided in Hull (Soldiers Died Records). Enlisted in Beverley. Son of William Henry and Phoebe Chapman; husband of Lilian Chapman, of Carnaby, Yorks. A former police Constable. Enlisted in the army in 1902. Served 12 years, including  in India and was a member of the Army Reserve. His pension address was Trinity Hou […]
11 NEVEDA TERRACE, BLUNDELL STREET, BRUNSWICK AVENUE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
22/08/1915
       
Aged
27
BORN HULL 1888. SON OF JOHN COATES AND MARY ANN LAZENBY. ONE OF SIX CHILDREN. HIS WIFE ELIZABETH COATES & DAUGHTER ELIZABETH LIVED AT THIS ADDRESS. HE WAS A FORMER NORTH EASTER RAILWAY (NER) GOODS PORTER & OPERATOR AT HULL WEST STATION. HE HAD JOINED THE NER IN 1901. HE ENLISTED IN AUGUST 1914. SERVED AS PRIVATE, 12246, 6TH EAST […]
12 ALEXANDRA TERRACE, BARNSLEY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
22/08/1915
       
Aged
32
BORN HARTLEPOOL, DURHAM, 1885. ELDEST SON OF GEORGE JORDAN COGGIN & ELLEN PEDDER. HIS FATHER DIED IN 1904. HIS MOTHER DIED IN 1921. ONE OF 11 SIBBLINGS, SOME OF WHICH DIED IN INFANCY. A LABOURER. ENLISTED HULL. KILLED IN ACTION AT THE DARDENELLES, 22/08/1915, AGED 32. UNMARRIED. HIS ARMY PENSION WENT TO HIS WIDOWED MOTHER AND THEN TO […]