Regiment: 7th East Yorkshire Regiment

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
2 FLORENCE AVENUE, HULL ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
14/08/1915
       
Aged
29
BORN SWANLAND 1886. KNOWN AS 'MUSH'. HE WAS DESCRIBED AS "A LITTLE MAN WITH A BIG HEART." ENLISTED HULL. LIVED IN HESSLE. HE DIED OF WOUNDS, AT YPRES, ON 14/08/1915, AGED 29. BURIED AT LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY, BELGIUM. HIS DEATH AND PHOTOGRAPH WERE REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL ON THE 20TH AUGUST 1915, & ON THE 6TH SEPTEMBER […]
94 BLACKWOOD GROVE, HALIFAX, CALDERDALE, WEST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
01/08/1916
       
Aged
30
BORN HALIFAX 1885. RESIDED IN HULL BEFORE THE WAR. EMPLOYED BY NLOAN'S HOUSE FURNISHERS. HE ENLISTED IN HULL, WHEN WAR BEGAN SON OF HARRY & DOROTHY ACKROYD, OF HALIFAX. HE WORKED AND ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED AS PRIVATE, 22088, THE 7TH EAST YORKSHIRE BATTALION. HE DIED OF WOUNDS, AT ST LUKES HOSPITAL,  ON 01/08/1916, AGED 30. HIS DEA […]
40 , LABURNUM AVENUE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
15/04/1918
       
Aged
38
BORN HULL 1880. SON OF MATILDA EMMA TOMLINSON (1854-1928) & THE LATE JOSEPH ADAMSON (1848-1894), OF 4 EXMOUTH STREET, HULL. (HDM 27/05/1918). ONE OF FOUR BROTHERS, JOSEPH, GEORGE AND JOHN ADAMSON. HE WORKED AS A SHIP PAINTER. HE MARRIED MARGARET BINKS, AT HULL, IN JULY 1914. THEY LIVED AT 40 , LABURNUM AVENUE, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). HE […]
46 , FIELD STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
02/09/1918
       
Aged
26
BORN HULL 1892. SON OF GEORGE AND MARY ELIZABETH ADDEY, OF 46 FIED STREET, HULL (1901 CENSUS ADDRESS) AND LATER 35 MORRILL STREET, HOLDERNESS ROAD, HULL. HE ENLISTED AS A PRIVATE AND WAS COMMISSIONED ELEVEN MONTHS AGO. IN JANUARY 1917 HE WAS WOUNDED AND HAD TRENCH FEVER. BEFORE THE WAR HE WAS MASTER PAINTER AND HIS FATHER WAS WELL KNOWN […]
4 , ST ANDREWS STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
17/11/1918
       
Aged
19
BORN HULL 1900. MOTHER ADA KATE ALDAN LIVED ABOVE & 53 RUSSELL ROAD, NOTTINGHAM. HE SERVED AS PRIVATE, 40032, 7TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. DIED OF WOUNDS ON 17/11/1918, AGED 19. HIS FATHER WAS LOST AT SEA ON 15/06/1915. BOTH ARE LISTED ON THE SUBWAY STREET ROLL OF HONOUR. ALBERT ENLISTED IN HULL. HE DIED JUST AFTER THE WAR ENDED ON […]
6 , EMILY STREET, HEDON ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
10/10/1918
       
Aged
19
BORN HULL 1899.  SON OF JOHN BRIAR ALLAN (1874-1949) & MARGARET ANN COSTELLO (1877-). THE SON OF A BOILER MAKER AND RIVETTER. HE HAD SIX SIBLINGS AND LIVED AT 6 EMILY STREET, HEDON ROAD, HULL (1911 CENSUS). THE FAMILY LATER MOVED TO 141 NORTHAM ROAD, SOUTHAMPTON. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 7TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. WAS […]
, DARLINGTON, COUNTY DURHAM, NORTH EAST ENGLAND, UK
       
       
Died on
13/05/1917
       
Aged
31
BORN DARLINGTON OCT 1886. SON OF FRANCIS ALLEN. HE SPENT HIS EARLY LIFE LIVING WITH GRANDPARENTS DARLINGTON AND LIVED IN HOLME ON SPALDING MOOR. SENT TO REFORMATORY SCHOOL. WAS IMPRISONED AT WAKEFIELD JAIL IN 1906 FOR STEALING A JACKET AND TROUSERS. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 7TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. WAS KILLED IN ACTION, O […]
141 , ST PAULS STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
11/07/1918
       
Aged
24
BORN HULL 1897. SON OF JOHN ALFRED AMOS & ESTHER JANE AMOS ABOVE CWGC ADDRESS. AN ERRAND BOY. HIS FATHER WORKED IN AN IRON FOUNDRY. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. ARRIVED IN FRANCE, ON 29/12/1915. SERVED AS CORPORAL IN THE 7TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. AWARDED THE MILITARY MEDAL (MM) FOR BRAVERY. DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 11/07/1918, AGED 24. HE IS BU […]
12 PORTLAND PLACE, PROSPECT STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
10/07/1916
       
Aged
22
BORN HULL 1895. SON OF AGNES MAY WINDASS (1856-1936) & JOHN WILLIAM ANDREW (1859-1918), OF 16 WILLIAM STREET, HULL AND 12 PORTLAND PLACE, PROSPECT STREET, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). ONE OF TEN CHILDREN. HE ENLISTED IN HULL AT THE AGE OF 19. SERVED WITH THE 7TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT IN FRANCE. KILLED IN ACTION, AT THE SOMME, ON 10/07/19 […]
13 UPTON STREET, DANSOM LANE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
24/04/1917
       
Aged
27
BORN HULL 1890. SON OF FREDERICK ANDREW (1867-1941) & ROSE HANNAH SLATER (1865-1949), AT 53 BEETON STREET, HOLDERNESS ROAD. SON OF A LIGHTERMAN. ONE OF 12 CHILDREN AND 10 SONS. A SLAUGHTER HOUSE MAN. HE MARRIED, CLARE ELIZABETH BOULTON, AT HULL'S HOLY TRINITY CHURCH, ON 25/12/1914. THEY LIVED AT THIS ARMY ADDRESS WITH THEIR SON, FRED […]
3 WALKERS SQUARE, SYKES STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
02/03/1916
       
Aged
21
BORN HULL 1894. ELDEST SON OF GEORGE WILLIAM THOMPSON ANDREWS & ELEANOR (MARSHALL) AT THIS ADDRESS (1911 CENSUS). ONE OF NINE CHILDREN. SON OF A DOCK LABOURER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED AS A BUGLER, IN THE 7TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. ARRIVED IN FRANCE ON THE 13TH JULY 1915. KILLED IN ACTION, AT YPRES ON THE 2ND MARCH 1916, AGED 21 […]
200 , ANLABY ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
10/11/1916
       
Aged
31
BORN JARROW, DURHAM 1885. SON OF DENNIS APPLEGATE & CHARLOTTE SECKER, OF 34 PRINCES AVENUE, WITHERNSEA AND 21 ABBEY STREET HULL. ONE OF EIGHT CHILDREN. MARRIED 01/12/1910. A BOOT REPAIRER. HIS WIFE SARAH GERTRUDE LIVED AT THIS ADDRESS & 26 ABBEY STREET. THEY HAD A YOUNG SONE RONALD LESLIE APPLEGATE (BORN 17/02/1912) HE ENLISTED IN HULL, […]
10 EMMAS TERRACE, MARMADUKE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
18/03/1916
       
Aged
36
BORN HULL 12/11/1880. ONLY SURVIVING CHILD OF THE LATE JOHN THOMAS APPLETON & ANN MOODY (1846-1894). A MILKMAN. HE MARRIED ELIZABETH THOMPSON WEBSTER, AT SCULCOATES, HULL, IN 1900. THE MARRIAGE WAS SHORT. HIS MEDICAL RECORDS DESCRIBE HIM AS 5 FOOT. 3.5 INCHES TALL, 105 LBS WEIGHT, A 34 INCH CHEST SIZE. BLUE EYES, LIGHT BROWN HAIR, FAIR C […]
30 , SITWELL STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
25/08/1918
       
Aged
29
BORN LONG RISTON 1890. LIVED HULL. SON OF LEONARD WATSON ARKSEY AND EMILY MARIA DUNN. WORKED AS A RAILWAY CONTRACTOR'S LABOURER. MARRIED 1910 ANNIE HOWELLS, OF 19 FREEHOLD TERRACE, COURTNEY STREET AND OF COLLINGWOOD BRICKYARD, BARROW HAVEN, LINCS. THEY HAD TWO DAUGHTERS, MURIAL AND DORTHY, BORN 1913 AND 1916 RESPECTIVELY. HE ENLISTED IN […]
35 , WELLSTED STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
24/04/1917
       
Aged
31
BORN HULL 1885. SON OF JOHN FREDERICK ARMITAGE & JANE WALMSLEY TURNER, OF 55 ALBION STREET, HULL (HDM ADDRESS 14/06/1917). ONE OF ELEVEN CHILDREN. THE FAMILY LIVED AT 45 CLIFTON TERRACE, DAY STREET (1891 CENSUS); 27 LIDDELL STREET (1901 CENSUS) & 35 WELLSTED STREET (1911 CENSUS). HE WAS UNMARRIED AND WORKED IN A BOOT SHOP. ENLIST […]
, MARKET WEIGHTON, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
10/07/1916
       
Aged
25
BORN BECCLES, SUFFOLK 1891. SON OF ROSINA ASHLEY. ENLISTED MARKET WEIGHTON, ON 08/09/1914. SERVED WITH THE 7TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. PROMOTED TO CORPORAL, ON 18/05/1915. ARRIVED IN FRANCE, ON 13/07/1915. AWARDED THE MILITARY MEDAL (MM) FOR BRAVERY. PROMOTED TO LANCE SERGEANT, ON 18/02/1916. KILLED AT THE SOMME, ON 10/07/1916, AGED 25. […]
4 PALM GROVE, EASTBOURNE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
22/09/1918
       
Aged
28
BORN SCARBOROUGH 1890. SON OF WILLIAM & ELIZABETH ATKINSON. HIS WIFE JANE ATKINSON & TWO CHILDREN, LIVED AT THIS 1918 MILITARY VOTERS ADDRESS. A RULLYMAN FOR THE NORTH EASTERN RAILWAYS. HE ENLISTED AT HULL. SERVED AS PRIVATE, 205704, 7TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 22/09/1918, AGED 28. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS W […]
77 , GREEK STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
31/03/1918
       
Aged
21
BORN HULL 1897. SON OF WILLIAM STUBBS ATKINSON (1853-1918) AND SARAH BARON ATKINSON (1854-1942), AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. A RAILWAY PORTER. HE ENLISTED IN THE 11TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT (HULL PALS) ON 20/09/1915, AGED 19 YEARS AND 8 MONTHS. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT, 3.5 INCHES TALL, 33 INCH CHEST, 113 LBS WEIGHT, WITH A 'FAIR' PHYSIQUE. HE ARR […]
118 , ROSMEAD STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
04/05/1917
       
Aged
33
BORN WOOTON, LINCS 1885. ELDEST SON OF RYLATT AND CHARLOTTE BAILEY, WOOTON, LINCS. BEFORE THE WAR HE WORKED FOR WOLANS HOUSE FURNISHING STORE, WITHAM. ENLISTED HULL, JUNE 1915. DIED OF WOUNDS TO RIGHT LEG & BOTH FEET, RECEIVED IN APRIL 1917. HE LEFT HIS WIFE MRS PHOEBE E BAILEY & THREE CHILDREN AT 2 DERWENT GROVE, PRINCES ROAD. H […]
34 , TADMAN STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
05/11/1916
       
Aged
25
BORN BEVERLEY 1891. SON OF THOMAS SPINK BAKER (1847-1917) AND SARAH HANNAH BAKER (1859-1937), AT 34 TADMAN STREET, HULL. ONE OF SIX CHILDREN, SON OF A CORPORATION NIGHT WATCHMAN. HE LIVED IN GRIMSBY, BUT ENLISTED HULL. SERVED WITH THE 7TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED AT THE SOMME, ON 05/11/1916, AGED 25. COMMEMORATED ON THE THIEPVAL MEMORIAL.