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
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18 VICTORIA AVENUE, CONWAY STREET, HESSLE ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
08/09/1917
       
Aged
26
BORN HULL 1891. SON OF GEORGE ROBERT WAUDBY (1860-1934) & EMILY GARTON WAUDBY, OF 1 ALBERTS TERRACE, PARROT STREET, HULL. BROTHER TO GLADYS AND DORIS. HE WAS MARRIED FLORENCE JONES, AT ST BARNABAS CHURCH ON 28/11/1915. THEY LIVED AT 18 VICTORIA AVENUE, CONWAY STREET, HESSLE ROAD, HULL. HE WORKED AS AN ENGINE CLEANER, FOR THE NORTH […]
6 CHURCH COTTAGES, NORTH FERRIBY, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
05/11/1916
       
Aged
19
BORN SWANLAND, YORKSHIRE 1889. SON OF HENRY WAUDBY (1862-1935) & LIZZIE CLARKSON WAUDBY (1863-1946) OF 6 CHURCH COTTAGE, NORTH FERRIBY (CWGC ADDRESS). SON OF A COACHMAN. ONE OF SEVEN CHILDREN. HE RESIDED IN NORTH FERRIBY. ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED AS PRIVATE, 30919, 7TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 05/11/1916, AGE […]
6 , STRICKLAND STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
10/07/1916
       
Aged
32
BORN HULL 1884. ENLISTED HULL. KILLED IN ACTION. MOTHER PAULINA NICHOLS & STEPDAD LAWRENCE NICHOLS ABOVE. BROTHER CHARLES H WEBBER & SISTER GERTRUDE. 1911 CENSUS ADDRESS.
72 , SUBWAY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
04/11/1918
       
Aged
19
BORN HULL 1899. SON OF WILLIAM & FRANCES WELLS. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 7TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. WAS KILLED IN ACTION ON 04/11/1918, AGED 18, A WEEK BEFORE THE WAR ENDED. UNMARRIED. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS FATHER, JOHN. HE IS BURIED AT GHISSIGNIES BRITISH CEMETERY, NORD, FRANCE. HIS GRAVE INSCRIPTION, READS […]
15 ALBERT AVENUE, WELLSTED STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
06/08/1916
       
Aged
18
BORN HULL 1898. SON OF ALFRED & LAVINIA SOPHIA WELLS OF 37 MARMADUKE STREET, HULL. PRIOR TO THE WAR, HE WORKED FOR MESSRS ACKWITH, OF THORNTON STREET, HULL AND ATTENDED THE COLTMAN STREET SUNDAY SCHOOL. HE LIVED AT 15 ALBERT AVENUE, WELLSTED STREET, HULL. ENLISTED IN THE HULL PALS WHEN WAR BEGAN. HAD ONLY BEEN AT THE FRONT FOR ONE MO […]
71 NEWLAND AVENUE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
10/10/1918
       
Aged
24
BORN HULL 1894. SON OF FREDERICK & MARY A WEST, OF 25, STANLEY STREET, HULL AND 71 NEWLAND AVENUE, HULL (WAR PENSION ADDRESS). BEFORE THE WAR HE WORKED FOR HIS FATHER'S UNDERTAKER BUSINESS. HE ENLISTED AT HULL, IN THE 10TH EYR, ON 02/09/1914, AGED 26. HE JOINED THE HULL COMMERCIALS AT THE OUTBREAK OF WAR AND SERVED WITH THE 10TH […]
28 SATURDAY MARKET, BEVERLEY, EAST RIDING, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
05/06/1918
       
Aged
19
BORN BEVERLEY 1899. JAMES THOMAS WESTERBY, SERVED AS 2ND LIEUTENANT, EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. DIED FROM WOUNDS RECEIVED AT BEAUMONT HAMEL/ 5TH JUNE 1918 AGED 19 YEARS. HE IS  BURIED AT THE MILITARY CEMETERY, ETAPLES, FRANCE. HIS NAME IS LISTED ON HULL'S HYMER COLLEGE MEMORIAL. SON OF MARTIN MICHAEL (DRY SALTER) & E J WESTERBY. HE LEF […]
1 CAMPBELL TERRACE, CAMPBELL STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
23/07/1916
       
Aged
26
BORN HULL 1890. YOUNGEST SON OF FRANK WHITTON (1857-1932) & ANNIE BARBER (1857-1935), AT 2, WOODCOCK STREET, HULL, 98, DIVISON ROAD, HULL AND 8, CAMPBELL TERRACE, CAMPBELL STREET, HULL (WAR PENSION ADDRESS). HE HAD TWO BROTHERS AND TWO SISTERS. A FISH PACKER, AT HULL DOCKS. HE WAS A MANAGER OF A WHOLESALE FISH BUSINESS, IN SWANSEA. […]
2 FAWCETT SQUARE, GREAT PASSAGE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/03/1918
       
Aged
36
BORN HULL 1882. SON OF SARAH BATES. EMPLOYED AS A DOCK LABOURER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 7TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 26/03/1918, AGED 36. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON THE ARRAS MEMORIAL, FRANCE. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WENT TO HIS MOTHER AND PENSION TO HIS UNOFFICIAL WIFE, ADA STRAFFORD, LIVING AT 2 FAWCETT SQUARE, […]
2 RUSSELL TERRACE, WORSLEY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/12/1916
       
Aged
22
BORN HULL 15/07/1894. SON OF GEORGE WILKINSON (1867-1932) AND MARTHA RIPLEY (1870-1939), OF 2 RUSSELL TERRACE, WORSLEY STREET, HULL (1901 CENSUS ADDRESS).HE HAD TWO BROTHERS AND FOUR SISTERS. THE FAMILY WERE LIVING IN SHEFFIELD BY 1911 CENSUS, WITH GEORGE BEING A STEEL WORKER. HE ENLISTED IN SHEFFIELD. POSTED TO FRANCE, ON 13/07/1915. S […]
, SEATON, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
05/11/1916
       
Aged
20
BORN SEATON, HULL 1896. SON OF WILLIAM WILKINSON (1862-1930) & JANE KEITH (1867-1931), OF SEATON, HULL. HE HAD THREE BROTHER AND FIVE SISTERS. WORKED AS AN ASSISTANT BUTCHER, FOR HENRY CLAYTON, IN HORNSEA. HE ENLISTED AT HULL. SERVED WITH THE 7TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 05/11/1916, AGED 20. UNMARRIED. HIS ARM […]
31 , ABBEY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
12/05/1917
       
Aged
20
BORN HULL 1897. SON OF FREDERICK WILKINSON & ELLEN WILKINSON (1868-1946), OF 31 ABBEY STREET, HULL  & 17 BLAKE STREET, HULL. SON OF A BOILER MAKER. HE HAD TWO BROTHERS, ALBERT AND FREDERICK, AND THREE SISTERS, DORIS, BEATRICE AND MARY. HE WAS A GROCER BEFORE THE WAR (1911 CENSUS) AND A MEDICAL STUDENT, WORKING AS AN ASSISTANT F […]
70 WALCOTT STREET, HULL EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
05/11/1916
       
Aged
33
BORN HULL 1883. SON OF JOSEPH & HANNAH MARGARET WILKS. A SHOP ENGINE BLACKSMITH. RESIDING WITH HIS SISTER, AT 7 KIMBERLEY GROVE, FLINTON STREET, HESSLE ROAD (1911 CENSUS). HE ENLISTED IN THE HULL PALS. SERVED IN EGYPT AND FRANCE. PROMOTED CORPORAL, AND TRANSFERRED TO THE 7TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. HE WAS KILLED IN ACTION, ON 05/11 […]
11 , CLIFTON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
20/11/1916
       
Aged
21
BORN HULL 1895. SON OF WILLIAM AND GERTRUDE WILLIAMS, OF 11 CLIFTON STREET, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 7TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 20/11/1916, AGED 21. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS FATHER, WILLIAM. BURIED AT HONNECHY BRITISH CEMETERY, FRANCE. HIS GRAVE INSCRIPTION READS, "YOUR ME […]
57 , BRUNSWICK AVENUE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
07/11/1916
       
Aged
21
BORN HULL 1896. SON OF CHARLES HENRY WILLOUGHBY (1864-1959) & EMILY WILLOUGHBY (1862-1939), OF 21 NEW KING STREET, CHARLES STREET, HULL AND LATER 57  BRUNSWICK AVENUE, HULL (WAR PENSION ADDRESS). SON OF A BUILDER. YOUNGEST OF FOUR SONS. BROTHERS - HARRY, WALLACE AND STANLEY ALSO SERVED. FRANCIS WILLOUGHBY, KNOWN AS "FRANK", WAS EMPLO […]
, BLENHEIM STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/10/1915
       
Aged
31
BORN HULL 1884. SON OF JOHN WILSON (1836-1887) AND SARAH ANN WILSON. HE MARRIED MARGARET BLAKE, AT HULL IN 1907. HIS WIFE MARGARET, LIVED 17 NORFOLK STREET (1911 CENSUS). AND STEPNEY LANE, HULL. HE WORKED AS A BUTCHER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED IN THE 7TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. DIED OF WOUNDS, AT 3RD CANADIAN HOSPITAL, ETAPLES, ON […]
63 New George Street, Hull
       
Died on
31/03/1918
       
Aged
30
Born Hollym, Withernsea, East Yorkshire, 1888. Son of William Wilson and Hannah Maria Ashton. Son of a dock labourer. He had one brother and two sisters. He lived at 8, Rosylyn Terrace, Ferries Street, Hull (1901 Census). Enlisted in Hull. Served with the 7th East Yorkshire regiment. Killed in action, on 31/03/1918, aged 30. Commemorate […]
19, CHARLES TERRACE, DERBY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
23/03/1918
       
Aged
38
BORN HULL 1880. ONLY SON OF JOHN WILLIAM WILSON AND MARY ANN WILSON, 24 SYMONS STREET, FOUNTAIN ROAD, HULL. HE LEFT FOUR SISTERS, MARY, MARGARET, AGNES AND ROSE. HE MARRIED, AMELIA HESLEWOOD, ON 03/09/1914, AT ST CHARLES' BORROMEO CATHOLIC CHURCH, HULL. HIS WIFE 'MILLIE' WILSON LIVED AT 19, CHARLES TERRACE, DERBY STREET, HULL (ARMY RECO […]
7 ELIS AVENUE, ARUNDLE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
20/04/1917
       
Aged
29
BORN HULL 1888. SON OF JAMES WINDAS (1865-1925) AND MARY HARDWICK (1860-1935), OF 1 VANCOUVER CRESCENT, ALEXANDRA ROAD. HE HAD THREE BROTHERS AND TWO SISTERS. A LABOURER. HE MARRIED TABITHA ANN LOFT, AT ST STEPHENS CHURCH, HULL, ON 26/12/1914. THEY LIVED AT 7 ELIS AVENUE, ARUNDLE STREET, HULL (ARMY RECORDS ADDRESS). HE ENLISTED IN HULL, […]
, ANLABY, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
Area
       
Died on
24/08/1918
       
Aged
22
BORN ANLABY, HULL, 1896. SON OF RICHARD MARTIN WITTY (1856-1938) & RACHEL WILSON WITTY, of NETTLETON, CAISTOR, LINCS. A FARM WORKER. HE HAD THREE BROTHERS AND THREE SISTERS. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED IN THE 7TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 24/08/1918, AGED 22. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS MOTHER, RACHEL. BURI […]