Regiment: 7th East Yorkshire Regiment B Company

7th (Service) Battalion
16.09.1914 Formed at Beverley, Yorkshire as part of the Second New Army (K2) in the 50th Brigade of the 17th Division, then moved to Wareham.
May 1915 Moved to Romsey.
14.07.1915 Mobilised for war and landed at Boulogne and engaged in various actions on the Western Front including;
During 1916
The Battle of Albert, The Battle of Delville Wood.
During 1917
The First and Second Battles of the Scarpe, The Capture of Roeux, The First and Second Battles of Passchendaele.
During 1918
The Battle of St Quentin, The Battle of Bapaume, The Battle of Amiens, The Battle of Albert, The Battle of Bapaume, The Battle of Havrincourt, The Battle of Epehy, The Battle of Cambrai 1918, The pursuit to the Selle, The Battle of the Selle, The Battle of the Sambre. 11.11.1918 Ended the war in France, Aulnoye.

Last Name
Address
Narrative
3 OLIVE GROVE, HARROW STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
20/04/1917
       
Aged
26
BORN HULL 1891. SON OF JOHN WILLIAM & MARGARET HANNAH BLANCHARD, OF 10 WINDSOR TERRACE AND 5 CITY GROVE, HARROW STREET, HULL. FORMERLY EMPLOYED BY MESSRS, SANDERSON'S PAINT WORKS AS A LABOURER. HIS WIFE ELLEN (COOK) LIVED AT 3 OLIVE GROVE, HARROW STREET, HULL. HE ENLISTED IN THE HULL PALS. SERVED IN EGYPT WITH THE 11TH EAST YORKSHIR […]
15 CLARENDON TERRACE, ALEXANDRA STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
25/03/1915
       
Aged
25
BORN HULL 1894. SON OF CHARLES HENRY & FRANCES FARR- 15 CLARENDON TER, CLARENDON ST. ENLISTED 1/9/14. AKA 'DICKY' FARR. 1918 ADDRESS. BRICKLAYER.
36 , SOMERSCALES STREET, BEVERLEY ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
31/03/2018
       
Aged
31
BORN HULL 1886. ONLY CHILD OF THE LATE JOHN FRANCIS FOXTON (1848-1886) AND SARAH DAVY (1860-1941) ABOVE 50 FOUNTAIN ROAD, HULL & THIS ADDRESS. A LAW CLERK. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 7TH EASTYORKSHIRE REGIMENT, KILLED IN ACTION, ON 31/03/1918, AGED 31. HE IS BURIED AT BOUZINCOURT RIDGE CEMETERY, ALBERT, SOMME, FRANCE. &nbs […]
13 COBDEN TERRACE, TERRY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
08/09/1917
       
Aged
23
BORN HULL 1893. SON OF WILLIAM THOMAS & ELIZA HEWSON, at 13 COBDEN TERRACE, TERRY STREET, HULL (ARMY ADDRESS). PRIOR TO WAR HE WA EMPLOYED AS A PACKER AT THOMPSONS, OF GROVESNOR STREET, HULL. HE WAS POPULAR WITH ALL. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 7TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 08/09/1917, AGED 23. HIS DEATH […]
1 , MELROSE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
08/06/1918
       
Aged
31
BORN HULL 1887. SON OF WILLIAM & LATE MARY SKELTON, OF 6 SHORT STREET, SPENCER STREET, HULL AND 1 MELROSE STREET, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS).  THIRD OF FIVE SONS. ALBERT WORKED AS AN OIL MILL MOULDER AND LIVED AT 12 RIPON TERRACE, KENT STREET, HULL (1911  CENSUS), LIVING WITH HIS TWO YOUNGER BROTHERS, WILLIAM AND HARRY SKELTON. HE ENLISTED […]
26 , WALLER STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
08/06/1918
       
Aged
25
BORN HULL 1892. SON OF JOHN & SARAH SWABY - 72 ST MARKS STREET. ONE OF SIX CHILDREN INCLUDING FOUR SISTER. SAW MILL WORKER. MARRIED 1917. WIFE FRANCES JANE (DANBY). ENLISTED HULL. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 08/06/1918, AGED 25. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS WIDOW, FRANCES. LISTED ON ST MARKS STREET MEMORIAL.