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
31 , ABBEY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
12/05/1917
       
Aged
20
BORN HULL 1897. SON OF FRED & ELLEN ABOVE ADDRESS & 17 BLAKE STREET. HE WAS A GROCER BEFORE THE WAR. BEFORE THE WAR HE DAD BEEN AN ASSISTANT AT MR A HOWE'S CHEMIST, SPRING BANK. HE HAD BEEN ON FRANCE FOR ELEVEN MONTHS BEFORE HE WAS KILLED IN ACTION. HE WAS AGED 20. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL TIMES ON THE 15TH JUNE 1917, W […]
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. HE WAS 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, "Y […]
57 , BRUNSWICK AVENUE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
07/11/1916
       
Aged
21
BORN HULL 1896. SON OF CHARLES HENRY & EMILY WILLOUGHBY, 21 NEW KING STREET, CHARLES STREET, HULL AND LATER THIS ADDRESS. YOUNGEST OF FOUR SONS. BROTHERS - HARRY, WALLACE AND STANLEY ALSO SERVED. FRANCIS WILLOUGHBY, KNOWN AS "FRANK", WAS EMPLOYED AS A CLERK IN THE ENGINE'S DEPARTMENT, FOR THE HULL & BARNSLEY RAILWAY LINE. DESCRIB […]
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' CATHOLIC CHURCH. HIS WIFE 'MILLIE' WILSON LIVED AT THIS ARMY RECORDS ADDRESS, WITH CHILDREN, MARGARET AND JAMES. BEFORE […]
, 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. HIS WIFE MARGARET LIVED 17 NORFOLK STREET (1911 CENSUS). AND STEPNEY LANE. WORKED AS A BUTCHER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. DIED OF WOUNDS, AT 3RD CANADIAN HOSPITAL, ETAPLES, ON 26/10/1915, AGED 31. HE LEFT A WIDOW AND CHILD. HIS ARMY PENSION WENT TO MR JH WILD, CLERK AND GUA […]
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 on 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. Commemorated […]
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 THIS ARMY RECORDS ADDRESS. HE ENLISTED IN HULL, ON 13/05/1916, AGED 28 YEARS AND […]
, 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 […]
1 THE AVENUE, LINNAEUS STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
12/05/1917
       
Aged
23
BORN HULL 1894. THIRD SON OF WILLIAM PASHBY WOOD & PHOEBE WOOD, AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. A CLERK. HE ENLISTED IN THE HULL PALS. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 12/05/1917, AT ARRAS, AGED 23. HE IS RECORDED ON THE HULL GARDENER SOCIETY WAR MEMORIAL, AT HULL'S HOLY TRINITY MINSTER.UNMARRIED. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WENT TO HIS MOTHER, PHOEBE. HE LEFT BROTH […]
4 ROWLAND TERRACE, ST PAULS STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
07/07/1916
       
Aged
18
BORN HULL 1998. SON OF CATHERINE GRIMES & JOSEPH NEVET WOOD. THE FAMILY LIVED AT 5 PROVIDENCE PLACE, SPRING STREET (1901 CENSUS), 17 HOPE TERRACE, WALKER STREET (1911 CENSUS) AND THIS CWGC ADDRESS. ENLISTED IN HULL, ON 07/09/1914, UNDER AGE. THIS WAS IS ARMY ADDRESS. HE SERVED WITH THE 7TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. HE WAS KILLED IN ACTION […]
5 , WATERHOUSE LANE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
09/09/1918
       
Aged
36
BORN HULL 1883. SON OF HENRY GRASBY WRIGHT (1854-1904) & KATE BRADBURY WRIGHT, OF 66 BRIDLINGTON STREET, FOUNTAIN ROAD, HULL (ARMY ADDRESS). HE WAS ONE OF THREE SONS LOST IN THE WAR. THE FAMILY LIVED AT 5 WATERHOUSE LANE, HULL (1911 CENSUS), WHERE THEY RAN A TOBACCONIST BUSINESS. HE MARRIED WINIFRED HIGGINS AT HULL, IN 1915, HIS WIFE […]
15 VERENDAH AVENUE, SOMERSCALES STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
08/07/1916
       
Aged
37
BORN HULL 1879. SON OF MARY - 296 WINCOLML. WIFE SARAH ANN WYATT & 3 CHILDREN 68 OXFORD ST 1911 & ABOVE ADDRESS. OIL MILLER. ON ST CHARLES CHURCH ROH.
7 WELTON TERRACE, WASSAND STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
31/03/1918
       
Aged
25
BORN HULL 1893. SON OF LAURENCE & MARIA YOUNG, OF 84 VICTORY ROAD, DERBY. HE WAS BORN IN HULL AND LIVED AT THIS  1901 CENSUS ADDRESS AND 1 WILLIAM PLACE, RUSSELL TERRACE, HULL (PENSION LEDGER ADDRESS). HE SERVED WITH THE 7TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 31/03/1918, AGED 25. HIS NAME IS LISTED ON HULL'S ST MATHEWS CHU […]
2 ROBERTA GROVE, CENTRAL STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
25/03/1918
       
Aged
35
BORN HULL 1883. SON OF WILLIAM YOUNG. MARRIED IN HULL, ON 26/03/1905. WIFE GERTRUDE (MOORE) & 2 CHILDREN HILDA AND JOHN AT 3 GLADSTONE TERRACE, ST PAUL STREET, HULL (1911 CENSUS) AND 2 ROBERTA GROVE, CENTRAL STREET, HULL (ARMY RECORDS ADDRESS). EMPLOYED AS A HOUSE PAINTER. HE ENLISTED IN THE 12TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT (HULL PALS, O […]