Regiment: 7th East Yorkshire Regiment D 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
MOUNT COTTAGE, HESSLE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
24/08/1918
       
Aged
21
BORN HESSLE 06/12/1896. SON OF RICHARD DEARING (1863-1951) & MARY JANE NEWCOMBE (1865-1913), OF HESSLE ABOVE ADDRESS. ONE OF SEVEN CHILDREN. EMPLOYED AS A FOOTMAN. DESCRIBEDAS 5 FOOT, 5.5 INCHES TALL, 132 LBS WEIGHT, 35 INCH CHEST. HE ENLISTED IN BEVERLEY, ON 08/09/1914. ARRIVED IN FRANCE, ON 14/07/1915. ADMITTED TO HOSPITAL WITH INF […]
88 , SUMMERGANGS ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
08/02/1917
       
Aged
19
BORN GOOLE 05/08/1897. SON OF GEORGE ALFRED GREEN (1867-1938) & ALICE MARY STATHER (1864-1940), OF 51 LEE STREET, HOLDERNESS ROAD, HULL (1911 CENSUS) AND 88 SUMMERGANGS ROAD, HULL. SON OF A TRAIN SIGNALMAN. HE HAD THREE BROTHERS. EMPLOYED AS A MOTOR MECHANIC WITH MESSRS, PEGDENS, CLARENDON STREET, HULL. HE ENLISTED IN HULL PALS. TR […]
11 LAUREL AVENUE, WELLSTED STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
12/05/1917
       
Aged
27
BORN HULL 1890. SON OF ALICE SUSANNAH SARGENT ABOVE. CWGC ADDRESS.
39 , SYMONS STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
01/07/1916
       
Aged
19
BORN MONTROSE, EDINBURGH 18/10/1896. HE LIVED AT 39 SYMONS STREET, HULL and 70 BRIGHT STREET, HULL (HDM ADDRESS 21/07/1916). SON OF A COAL DEALER, EDWARD ALEXANDER STEWART (1865-1924) AND ELIZABETH MAUD ELLISON (1879-1957), OF 108 ESTCOURT STREET, HULL. A DRAPER'S ERRAND BOY. HE HAD THREE BROTHERS AND TWO SISTERS. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. TR […]
9 ST GEORGES AVENUE, BOURNEMOUTH STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
10/07/1916
       
Aged
32
BORN SOUTH HEIGHAM, NORWICH 1884. SON OF JOHN SAMUEL WOODROW (1846-1923) & FRANCES (KILLIGREW) WOODROW, AT 5 COZENS ROAD, THORPE, NORWICH (1911 CENSUS) AND THIS HULL ADDRESS. A MACHINE PAINTER. HAD SERVED 8 YEARS WITH THE NORFOLK REGIMENT AND 4 YEARS IN THE RESERVES. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT 10 INCHES TALL, 151 LBS, 38 INCH CHEST, BLUE EYES, […]
66 , PULMAN STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
20/09/1918
       
Aged
27
BORN COTTINGHAM, 1891. ONLY CHILD OF WILLIAM WALLACE WRIGHT & CLARA WRIGHT, OF SPRING COTTAGE, & 66 PULMAN STREET, SPRING BANK WEST. BEFORE THE WAR, HE WORKED AS A SLATER AND CONCRETE MIXER. ENLISTED HULL, 11/12/1915. ARRIVED FRANCE, 23/06/1916. RETURNED TO ENGLAND, 12/11/1916 AND WAS SENT BACK TO FRANCE ON 26/05/1917. WOUNDED IN ACTION, […]