Regiment: Border Regiment 1/5th Cumberland Battalion

1/5th (Cumberland) Battalion Territorial Force
04.08.1914 Stationed at Workington attached to the East Lancs. Division and then moved to Barrow.
26.10.1914 Mobilised for war and landed at Havre to defend the Lines of Communication.
05.05.1915 Transferred to 149th Brigade of the 50th Division.
20.12.1915 Transferred to 151st Brigade of the 50th Division and continued to engage in various actions on the Western Front including;
During 1915
The Battle of St Julien, The Battle of Frezenburg Ridge, The Battle of Bellewaarde Ridge.
During 1916
The Battle of Flers-Courcelette, The Battle of Morval, The Battle of the Transloy Ridges.
During 1917
The First Battle of the Scarpe, The Capture of Wancourt Ridge, The Second Battle of the Scarpe, The Second Battle of Passchendaele.
12.02.1918 Transferred as a Pioneer Battalion to the 66th Division.
During 1918
The Battle of St Quentin, The Actions at the Somme Crossings, The Battle of Rosieres.
07.05.1918 Absorbed the personnel of 11th Battalion and transferred to 97th Brigade of the 32nd Division
31.07.1918 Absorbed the cadre of the 11th Battalion and continued to engage in various actions on the Western Front including;
The Battle of Cambrai, The Pursuit to the Selle, The Battle of the Selle.
11.11.1918 Ended the war in France, near Avesnes.

Last Name
Address
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36 , LINNAEUS STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
31/12/1916
       
Aged
33
BORN BEVERLEY 1883. KNOWN AS 'PERCY BARNES'. SON OF JOHN BARNES (1838-1890) & SARAH GREENWOOD. HE HAD ENLISTED IN THE THE 7073, EAST LANCASHIRE REGIMENT, AT PRESTON, ON 01/08/1902, AGED 19. DISCHARGED AS MEDICALLY UNFIT, ON 09/10/1904. WORKED AS A PAWN BROKER'S ASSISTANT. LIVING AT 36 LINNAEUS STREET, HULL (1911 CENSUS ADDRESS). ENL […]
GILLETT STREET , HULL, EAST RIDING, UK
       
       
Died on
23/04/1917
BORN BRADFORD. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 5TH BORDER REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 23/04/1917. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON THE ARRAS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING. HIS NAME IS RECORDED ON HULL'S GILLETT STREET ROLL OF HONOUR (Hull Daily Mail 30 August 1916) HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL ON 29/05/1917 & 03/07/1919. H […]
8 CAMBRIDGE TERRACE, CAMBRIDGE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
30/09/1916
       
Aged
19
BORN HULL 1897. SON OF ANNIE AND ALFRED GEORGE COBB, OF 8 CAMBRIDGE TERRACE, CAMBRIDGE STREET, HULL  A FORMER BOX MAKER FOR RECKITTS. ENLISTED JUNE 1915. SERVED WITH THE 5TH BORDER REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 30/09/1916, AGED 19. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL ON 4TH DECEMBER 1916, WITH HIS PHOTOGRAPH.* HE IS COMMEMORA […]
28 RAILWAY COTTAGES, DAIRYCOATES, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
22/09/1916
       
Aged
19
BORN DARLINGTON  1897. SON OF JOSEPH & MARY ANN DENT, OF 28 RAILWAY COTTAGES, DAIRYCOATES. EMPLOYED ON GREAT NORTHERN TRAWLER. HE CAME FROM CANADA TO ENLIST. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 5TH BORDER REGIMENT.  DIED OF WOUNDS ON 22/09/1916, AGED 19. BURIED AT ST. SEVER CEMETERY, ROUEN, SEINE-MARITIME, FRANCE. HIS DEATH WAS RE […]
7 , KINGS BENCH STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
27/07/1916
       
Aged
18
BORN HULL 1898. SON OF WALTER & CLARA OWEN, OF 7 KINGS BENCH STREET, HULL (HDM ADDRESS 010/5/1917. THEY MOVED TO 44 MANOR PARK, LEWISHAM, LONDON. HULL ADDRESS ALSO REPORTED IN HDM ON 03/05/1917. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. FORMERLY 4407 EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. TRANSFERRED TO THE 5TH BORDER REGIMENT. DIED IN BELGIUM ON 27/07/1916, AGED 18. […]
16 , FINSBURY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
16/09/1916
       
Aged
38
BORN HULL 1878. SON OF FRANCIS - 3 BALMORAL TERRACE, BEAN STREET. MARRIED 1907. WIFE ALICE EMMITT & 2 CHILDREN, LIVED ABOVE AS PER CWGC. HE HAD WORKED AS A PRINTER FOR 25 YEARS WITH MESSRS GODDARD, WALKER & BROWN. ENLISTED ON 11/5/15 DUE TO THE SINKING OF THE LUSITANIA, BEYOND THE AGE LIMIT. HE WAS KILLED IN ACTION ON THE SOMME. […]
2 , WAWNE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
23/04/1917
       
Aged
26
BORN HULL 1891. SON OF ALFRED FARRAH (1858-1938) & MARIA MORRELL (1862-1948), OF 2 , WAWNE STREET, SPRING BANK, HULL. ONE OF SEVEN SONS AND SON IN LAW SERVING. HE ALSO HAD TWO SISTERS. EMPLOYED AS A BUTCHER (1911 CENSUS). HE WORKED FOR TWO YEARS AS AN ASSISTANT FITTER WITH THE NORTH EASTERN RAILWAYS. MARRIED FRANCES F. TROWILL, IN […]
58 , NORWOOD STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
29/09/1918
       
Aged
21
BORN BIERLEY, YORKS, 1897. SON OF SAMUEL GEDNEY & EDITH AMBLER (1855-1926), OF THIS CWGC ADDRESS. SON OF AN ENGINE DRIVE. ONE OF EIGHT CHILDREN. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. FORMER, PRIVATE, 2782 EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. TRANSFERRED AS PRIVATE, 241926, 5TH BORDER REGIMENT. HE WAS KILLED IN ACTION, ON 29/09/1918, AGED 21. UNMARRIED. HIS ARMY EFFE […]
7 TALBOT TERRACE, TOOGOOD STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/09/1916
       
Aged
30
BORN HULL 1886. SON OF JAMES & ANNIE ABOVE 1911 CENSUS. SERVED AS GRABURN. NAME APPEARS ON THE ST CHARLES CHURCH MEMORIAL.
7 TALBOT TERRACE, TOOGOOD STREET, HULL
       
Died on
16/09/1916
       
Aged
34
BORN HULL 1882. SON OF JAMES EDWARD GRAYBURN (1857-1907)  & MARY ANNIE SCOTT (1863-1946), OF 10 ARTHUR TERRACE, WATERLOO STREET, HULL. HE HAD FIVE BROTHERS AND FOUR SISTERS. THE FAMILY LIVED AT 7 TALBOT TERRACE, TOOGOOD STREET, HULL (CWGC  ADDRESS). THE FAMILY ALSO LIVED AT 107 SELBY STREET AND 10 ARTHUR TERRACE, WATERLOO STREET, HUL […]
13 COTTINGHAM PLACE, CHARLES STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
27/04/1918
       
Aged
20
BORN HULL 1897. ONLY SON OF VALENTINE & ISABELLA, 13 FRANCIS STREET (1911 CENSUS) & THIS CWGC ADDRESS. ENLISTED IN HULL. DIED 27/04/1918, AGED 20. BURIED HULL HEDON ROAD CEMETERY. HE LEFT FOUR SISTERS, VALATINE, GLADYS, IVY AND ISABELLA.
2 CICERO TERRACE, SWANN STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
01/10/1916
       
Aged
20
BORN HULL 1897. SON OF RICHARD & ADA HILL. 8 JOHNS TERRACE, KENT STREET. BROTHER HAROLD & 5 SISTERS. BOX MAKER. EX RECKITT'S WORKER.
8 MODEL AVENUE, TEMPLE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
05/11/1916
       
Aged
18
BORN HULL 1898. ENLISTED HULL. 1911 CENSUS ADDRESS ABOVE.
6 SUTTON ROW, SUTTON BANK, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
05/11/1916
       
Aged
20
BORN HULL 1896. SON OF FRANCIS N & LOUISA IBBITSON ABOVE SOUTHCOATES, HULL. NB: HORACE- 14 ST STEPHENS SQUARE, 13 STANLEY ST, & 147 BEAN ST.
82 , GREAT THORNTON ST, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
03/10/1916
       
Aged
22
BORN HULL 1895. SON OF EDWARD STEPHEN & ANNIE ELIZABETH JOHNSON, 3 EMMAS TERRACE, MARMADUKE STREET, HESSLE ROAD, AND THIS ADDRESS. A SAW MILLER LIKE HIS BROTHER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 1/5TH BORDER REGIMENT, 'D' COMPANY. DIED OF WOUNDS AT MANCHESTER MILITARY HOSPITAL, ON 03/10/1916, AGED 22. BURIED HEDON ROAD CEMETERY. HIS […]
10 WILSON STREET, COLNE, PENDLE, LANCASHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
11/08/1918
       
Aged
31
BORN HEDON, HULL, 1887. SON OF JAMES (JIM) JOHNSON & SARAH JANE HOPPER. MOVED TO COLNE, LANCASHIRE, IN 1901. HE WAS MARRIED TO EDITH DUERDEN JOHNSON. WORKED AS A COTTON WEAVER. LIVING AT 10 WILSON STREET, FOULRIDGE, COLNE. HE ENLISTED IN NOVEMBER 1916. JOINING THE 5TH BORDER REGIMENT. SERVED IN FRANCE, FROM DECEMBER 1917. KILLED IN A […]
7 THE GROVE, LABURNUM AVENUE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
01/10/1916
       
Aged
39
BORN HULL 1877. SON OF JOSEPH LONGLEY & MARY ANN (MCDONALD). EX RECKITTS & JOINED FACTORY ON 18/0319/07. MARRIED JANUARY 1898. HIS WIFE EDITH WOOD & 4 CHILDREN LIVED AT 11 GLADSTONE TERRACE, COURTNEY STREET AND THIS ADDRESS. ENLISTED JAN 1915. DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 01/10/1916, AGED 39. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WENT TO HS WIDOW EDITH. HE IS BURIED […]
5 ADELAIDE PLACE, ADELAIDE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
07/11/1916
       
Aged
38
BORN HULL 1878. HOLY TRINITY. SON OF JOHN AND CATHERINE MAHONEY. ONE OF SEVEN CHILDREN. HIS FATHER DIED IN 1900 AND HIS MOTHER IN 1915. HE MARRIED IN 1898. HIS WIFE ELIZABETH GREEN, LIVED AT THIS ADDRESS IN 1901. THEY HAD FIVE CHILDREN. ALSO LIVED AT 3 FLORENCE GROVE, LIVERPOOL STREET. ENLISTED IN HULL. DIED OF WOUNDS ON 7TH NOVEMBER 191 […]
19 , SIDMOUTH STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
01/10/2016
       
Aged
17
BORN HULL 1899. ADOPTED SON OF FRANCIS & HARRIET OSBOURNE - 23 GUYS TERRACE, COLONIAL STREET (1901 CENSUS) AND ABOVE ADDRESS. EX 3079 EYR. HDM 29/12/17.
7 , KINGS BENCH STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
27/07/1916
       
Aged
18
BORN HULL 1898. ENLISTED HULL. SON OF WALTER & CLARA OWEN, OF 7 , KINGS BENCH STREET, HULL (HDM ADDRESS, 01/05/1917). HE WORKED FOR MESSRS, BORTHWICKS, OF HULL AND LIVED AT 36 REGENT STREET, ANLABY ROAD, HULL. HE ENLISTED AS PRIVATE, 4407, 4TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGEIMENT, WHEN WAR BEGAN. TRANSFERRED TO THE 5TH SCOTTISH BORDERERS. HE WA […]