Regiment: Durham Light Infantry DLI 1/7th Pioneers Battalion

1/7th & 1/8th Battalion Territorial Force
04.08.1914 The 1/7th stationed at Sunderland and the 1/8th as part of the Durham Light Infantry Brigade of the Northumbrian Division and part of coastal defence.
Sept 1914 Moved to Ravensworth Park and then Newcastle.
17.04.1915 Mobilised for war and landed at Boulogne.
14.05.1915 Formation became the 151st Brigade of the 50th Division
1915
The Battle of St Julien, The Battle of Frezenburg Ridge, The Battle of Bellewaarde Ridge.
16.11.1915 Became the Pioneer Battalion of the 50th Division
1916
The Battle of Flers-Courcelette, The Battle of Morval, The Battle of the Transloy Ridges.
1917
The First Battle of the Scarpe, The Capture of Wancourt Ridge, The Second Battle of the Scarpe, The Second Battle of Passchendaele.
20.06.1918 Transferred to the 8th Division.
03.07.1918 Absorbed the 22nd Battalion.
1918
The Battle of St Quentin, The actions at the Somme crossings, The Battle of Rosieres, The actions of Villers-Bretonneux, The Battle of the Aisne 1918, The Battle of the Scarpe, The Final Advance in Artois.
11.11.1918 Ended the war at Harchies N.E. of Conde, Belgium.

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31 LYNDMARSH STREET, FOUNTAIN ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
25/10/1917
       
Aged
29
BORN HULL 1887. SON OF HENRY ANDERSON, OF 65 FOLKESTONE STREET, HULL..HIS OLDER BROTHER, JAMES WILLIAM ANDERSON, LIVED AT 7 FERN AVENUE, BOURNEMOUTH STREET. HE ALSO HAD THREE MARRIED SISTERS. A BRICKLAYER BY TRADE. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT, 6 INCHES TALL, 144 LBS WEIGHT, 36 INCH CHEST, CHURCH OF ENGLAND RELIGION. HE MARRIED ADA CAMPBELL LOWE, […]
66 , SCULCOATES LANE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
14/04/1918
       
Aged
33
BORN HULL 1885. SON OF JAMES BLENKIN AND BARABA ANN MAWBY, OF 66 SCULCOATES LANE, HULL. BEFORE THE WAR HE WORKED AS A PAINTER & DECORATOR - 102 WEST STREET, SCUNTHORPE. HE MARRIED AT ST MARY'S CHURCH, HULL, ON 31/01/1911, TO BEATRICE ANN BOND. HE WAS A RETIRED FOOTBALLER, A QUALIFIED REFEREE AND A DIRECTOR OF SCUNTHORPE UNITED FOOTBA […]
5 IRENE TERRACE, BARMSTON DRAIN, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
Died on
13/04/1918
       
Aged
18
BORN HULL 1900. SON OF CHARLES BRADLEY & EMILY ANNA THORNE, AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. YOUNGEST OF FIVE BROTHERS AND SISTER CLAIR. HE WORKED AS A LABOURER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL, ON 25/04/1917, AGED 17. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT 7.5 INCHES TALL, 102 LBS, 32 INCH CHEST, OF 'POOR' PHYSICAL DEVELOPMENT. POSTED TO FRANCE ON 05/04/1918. HE WAS TRANSFE […]
50 , LINCOLN STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
13/04/1918
       
Aged
18
BORN HULL 1900. SON OF JOSEPH & ELIZA ELIZABETH DYSON. BROTHER: SEAMAN JAMES WILLIAM DYSON, RN LISTED ON SCULCOATES LANE MEMORIAL.
2 ERNEST VILLAS, CROWLE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
13/04/1918
       
Aged
42
BORN HULL 23/05/1875. ONLY SON OF ROBERT PARISH FRANKISH (1840-1900) AND MARY ANN BROWN (1836-1915). LIVED AT 2 ERNEST VILLAS, CROWLE STREET, HULL (1911 CENSUS) AND WITH HIS SISTER, MRS MARIA ELIZABETH BOWEN AT 7 MYTON GATE, QUEEN STREET, HULL (ARMY ADDRESS). A FORMER SOLDIER WITH THE 2/5TH NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIER. HE WORKED AS A DOCK LA […]
5 ANNIES GROVE, SCARBOROUGH STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
16/09/1918
       
Aged
19
BORN HULL 1899. SON OF EDWARD & NELLY GIBSON, OF 5 ANNIES GROVE, SCARBOROUGH STREET, HULL.  WAS A BOILER SCALER AT SOAMES, HESSLE ROAD. HE ENLISTED AT HULL, IN 1916. SERVED WITH THE 7TH DURHAM LIGHT INFANTRY. TAKEN PRISONER ON 17,03/1918. DIED OF DYSENTRY IN GERMANY, ON 16/09/1918, AGED 19. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY M […]
45 , DOCK STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
11/04/1918
       
Aged
20
BORN HULL 1898. SON OF WILLIAM & MARY OSBORNE. DOCK LABOURER. ENLISTED BEVERLEY ON 15/05/1916. FORMERLY, PRIVATE, 25770 EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT.  TRANSFERRED TO THE 7TH DURHAM LIGHT INFANTRY. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 11/04/1918, AGED 20. COMMEMORATED ON THE PLOEGSTEERT MMEMORIAL TO THE MISSING, BELGIUM.
17 , BEETON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
13/04/1918
       
Aged
18
BORN HULL 5/9/1899. SON OF JOHN THOMAS & ADA PETFIELD, HOLDERNESS ROAD ABOVE. ARMT SERVICE ADDRESS.
7 ASH GROVE, DIVISION ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
18/09/1918
       
Aged
22
BORN HULL 1896. SON OF FREDERICK & ELIZA ROBINSON. DIED AS PRISONER OF WAR. EX 23923 EYR. CLERK. TAKEN PRISONER ON 27TH MAY 1918. HIS FAMILY APPEALED FOR MORE INFORMATION. (HDM 21/1/19)
7 BRUNSWICK AVENUE, ST GEORGES ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
11/04/1918
       
Aged
28
BORN HULL 1890. ENLISTED HULL. EX 17454 YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. SON OF ELLEN TOPHAM ABOVE ADDRESS. EX NER RAILWAY CLERK. DEATH REPORTED HDM 10/7/18 &HDM 10/4//19. LISTED ON ST JOHN THE BAPTIST CHURCH ROH