Regiment: Northumberland Fusiliers 1/4th Battalion

1/4th 1/5th & 1/6th Battalion Territorial Force
04.08.1914 1/4th stationed at Hexham, the 1/5th stationed at Walker, Newcastle-on-Tyne and the 1/6th stationed at Northumberland Road, Newcastle-on-Tyne, both part of the Northumberland Brigade of the Northumbrian Division, on Tyne Defences.
April 1915 Mobilised for war and Landed in France where the formation became 149th Brigade of the 50th Division and engaged in various actions on the Western Front including;
1915
The Battle of St Julien, The Battle of Frezenburg Ridge, The Battle of Bellewaarde Ridge.
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.
1918
The Battle of St Quentin, The Actions at the Somme Crossings, The Battle of Rosieres, The Battle of Estaires, The Battle of Hazebrouck, The Battle of the Aisne.
15.07.1918 Reduced to cadre and moved to defend Lines of Communication in the Dieppe area.
16.08.1918 Transferred to the 118th Brigade of the 39th Division which supervised American Troop training.
10.11.1918 All Disbanded.

Last Name
Address
Narrative
Elloughton, Brough, Yorkshire, UK
       
       
Died on
15/09/1916
       
Aged
22
Born Elloughton 1894 Son of the late George William Beaulah (1857-1922) & Mary Anna Verity (1859-1921), of Elloughton, Brough, Yorkshire. Worked with his father as a Carting Labourer He had four brothers and six sisters. He enlisted in at Elloughton. Served as  Pte, George Carlill Beaulah, 3585, 1/4th Northumberland Fusiliers. Kille […]
CHAPEL YARD, HESSLE, HESSLE, EAST RIDING, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
03/01/1917
       
Aged
33
BORN HESSLE 1883. SON OF RICHARD BEADLE & HANNAH (PERRYMAN). LABOURER. ENLISTED HULL. SERVED AS PRIVATE, 5354, 1/4TH NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS. KILLED AT THE SOMME, ON 03/01/1917, AGED 33. COMMEMORATED AT THE THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. HIS BROTHER WAS ALSO KILLED IN ACTION, ON 31/10/1917. BOTH THEIR NAMES ARE RECORDED ON THE HESSLE ROLL OF HONOU […]
, PULMAN STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
18/08/1916
       
Aged
19
BORN HULL 1897. SON OF GEORGE WILSON BORMAN & ANNIE BAUMFORTH, 21 PULMAN STREET. ONE OF 12 CHILDREN, SOME OF WHICH DIED IN INFANCY. HE ENLISTED IN HEXHAM, NORTHUMBERLAND. KILLED IN ACTION ON THE SOMME, 18/08/1916, AGED 19. HIS BODY WAS UNRECOVERED AND HE IS COMMEMORATED AT THE THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, SOMME, FRANCE, TO THE MISSING. Thiepva […]
6 , GORDON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
15/09/1916
       
Aged
19
BORN HULL 1897. SON OF SARAH JANE & THE LATE TENNYSON BULSON. HIS FATHER WAS A BUTCHER AT 65 PORTER STREET AND BEFORE THE WAR HAROLD WAS AN APPRENTICE WITH MESSERS KING & CO LTD. HE HAD ENLISTED AT HEXHAM, 6 MONTHS BEFORE HE WAS KILLED, AGED 19. HIS YOUNGER BROTHER ERNEST DIED OF WOUNDS ON 1/4/18, AGED 19. BOTH BROTHERS WERE UNMA […]
17 NEWLAND GREEN, NEWLAND PARK, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
27/09/1918
       
Aged
18
BORN SHERBURN, MALTON, YORKSHIRE, 1899. SON OF HARRY VASEY CLARKE (1874-1942) AND ALICE SHERWWOD (1869-1934), OF SHERBURN, MALTON, YORKSHIRE, AND THIS ARMY ADDRESS. BROTHER TO LYDIA AND SYDNEY. HE ENLISTED AT HULL AS 114266 TERRITORIAL RESERVES. POSTED TO FRANCE AS PRIVATE. 75851, 1/4TH NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS. CAPTURED. DIED AS A PRIS […]
15 CHESTNUT AVENUE, WELLSTED STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
27/05/1918
       
Aged
27
BORN HULL 01/09/1890. SON OF JAMES WILLIAM COOPER (1860-1910) & ANNIE MARIA INGRAM (1864-1930), OF 34 STANIFORTH PLACE, HESSLE ROAD, HULL. AN ENGINE CLEANER FOR THE NORTH EAST RAILWAYS. HE MARRIED ADA WAUDBY (1891-1977), AT ST BARNABAS CHURCH, HULL, ON 31/08/1912. THEY LIVED ABOVE, WITH THEIR CHILDREN, JAMES AND GLADYS. HE ENLISTED I […]
297 , HOLDERNESS ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
15/09/1916
       
Aged
24
BORN BOSTON, LINCS 1892. SON OF JAMES COULSON OF THIS ADDRESS. (HDM 29/12/1917). HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED AS PRIVATE, 3616, 1/4TH NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS. KILLED ON THE SOMME, ON 15/09/1916, AGED 24. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON THE THIEPVAL MEMORIAL.
30 , ARUNDEL STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
15/09/1916
       
Aged
23
BORN WITHERNWICK, HULL 1893. FIRST SON OF JOHN & NORA COUSINS, AT 55 BEETON STREET, HULL. HE HAD THREE BROTHERS. HIS SISTER LIVED AT 59 ARUNDEL STREET. BEFORE THE WAR HE WORKED FOR THE HULL & BARNSLEY RAILWAY LINE. HE SERVED WITH THE 1/4TH NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS AND WAS KILLED IN ACTION, ON 15/09/1916, AGED 23. HIS BROTHER, JOS […]
59 , ARUNDEL STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
06/10/1918
       
Aged
23
BORN WITHERNWICK, HULL 1895. SECOND SON OF JOHN & NORA COUSINS (1871-1936), AT 55 BEETON STREET, HULL AND THIS CWGC ADDRESS. SON OF A CARTER. HE HAD THREE BROTHERS. HIS SISTER LIVED AT 59 ARUNDEL STREET, HULL. HE WAS EMPLOYED AS A GROCER'S ASSISTANT, LIVING AT 23 BURLEIGH STREET, HULL (1911 CENSUS). HE ENLISTED IN HULL. JOINING THE 1/4TH […]
3 ASH GROVE, PARK ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
27/05/1918
       
Aged
18
BORN HARROGATE 1886. ELDEST SON OF MRS J JACKSON OF 3 ASH GROVE, PARK ROAD, HULL. A BUGLER IN THE 2ND VOLUNTEER EAST RIDING TERRIRORIALS. AN APPRENTICE WHITE SMITH AT MESSRS. YOUNG AND PECK, JAMESON STREET, HULL. ENLISTED HULL. KILLED AT CHEMIN DES DAMES, 27/05/1918, AGED 18. HE HAD ONLY BEEN IN FRANCE FIVE WEEKS. HDM 01/04/1919. *  
43 NORWOOD GROVE, BEVERLEY, EAST RIDING, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
15/09/1916
       
Aged
29
BORN BEVERLEY, 1887. FOURTH SON OF ROBERT HUNSLEY (1855-1940) & LOUISA BELCHER (1854-1904), OF 43 NORWOOD GROVE BEVERLEY. SON OF A JOINER AND CABINET MAKER. HIS MOTHER DIED IN 1904. A FORMER BRICKLAYER. HE ENLISTED IN BECVERLEY AND WAS KILLED ON THE SOMME. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS FATHER. THE THREE HUNSLEY BROTHERS KILLED W […]
5 CHARLOTTES TERRACE, BEETON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
20/09/1917
       
Aged
31
BORN HULL 1886.  SON OF SAMUEL SMITH JACKSON (1864-1895) & ELIZA ANN SHIELDS (1866-1937), OF 55 KENT STREET, HOLDERNESS ROAD, HULL. ELDEST OF EIGHT CHILDREN. EX DOCK LABOURER. MARRIED ON 25/12/1913 AT ST PETER'S CHURCH, HULL. HUSBAND OF EDITH ANNIE EDITH (ADAMS), AT 5 CHARLOTTES TERRACE, BEETON STREET, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). THEY HAD T […]
139 , CHANTERLANDS AVENUE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
13/09/1918
       
Aged
18
BORN DEWSBURY, YORKSHIRE, 1900. ONLY SON OF JAMES & JANE LAMB. OF 139 CHANTERLANDS AVENUE, HULL. SON OF A TAILOR CUTTER. ENLISTED HULL. SERVED WITH THE 1/4TH NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS (TERRITORIALS). DIED IN GERMANY, AS A PRISONER OF WAR, ON 13/09/1918, AGED 18. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS FATHER JAMES. HE LEFT SISTERS, CLARINA […]
SOUTHERGATE, HEDON, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
15/09/1916
       
Aged
32
BORN HEDON 1884. ONLY SON OF MRS ANNE ELIZA LONSDALE, SOUTHERGATE, HEDON. A RULLYMAN IN THE HAY AND STRAW TRADE. HE ENLISTED IN THE NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS ON 18/03/1915. HE LEFT FOR FRANCE IN JULY 1916. SERVED AS PRIVATE, 3591, 1/4TH NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS. HE WAS KILLED AT THE SOMME, ON 15/09/1916 AND IS COMMEMORATED ON THE THIEPVAL […]
, SKIRLAUGH, EAST RIDING, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
26/10/2017
       
Aged
32
Born 1885. Son of William and Susannah Monkman. Listed on the Skirlaugh war memorial. HIS NAME IS RECORDED ON THE HESSLE ROLL OF HONOUR, ALL SAINTS PARISH CHURCH.
6 ALBANY TERRACE, LIVERPOOL STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
10/04/1918
       
Aged
21
BORN HULL 1897. SON OF HENRY & ALICE NEAL. HULL & BARNSLEY RAILWAY WORKER. PTE. HAROLD NEAL, EYR SERVED AT SAME ADDRESS. 1918 VOTERS
2 HORACE AVENUE, CAVE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
09/09/1917
       
Aged
19
BORN HULL OCTOBER 1897. SON OF FRED JENNINGS OLIVER (1867-1942) & SOPHIA ANN WAUDBY (1869-1940).  SON OF A BUILDER CONTRACTOR. HE HAD THREE BROTHERS, HAROLD, SYDNEY AND DONALD. THE FAMILY LIVED AT 2 HORACE AVENUE, CAVE STREET, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). HE ENLISTED IN HULL, SERVED AS PRIVATE, 3072, EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. TRANSFERRED TO T […]
72 , CAMPBELL STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
16/07/1918
       
Aged
19
BORN HULL 1900. ONLY SON OF EDWIN STAMP PIERCY & ELIZABETH JANE PIERCY, OF 72 CAMPBELL STREET, HULL, (CWGC ADDRESS). EMPLOYED BY MESSRS, A. LACEY & CO, COAL EXPORTERS, SAVILLE STREET, HULL. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED AS PRIVATE, 66462, 1/4TH NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS. HE WAS REPORTED  WOUNDED IN HOSPITAL IN MAY 1918. (HDM 01/ […]
4 Sydney Terrace, Londesborough Street, Hull.
       
Died on
07/04/1918
       
Aged
19
Born Hindolveston, Norfolk. 1899. Son of Frederick James Reeder and Harriet Elizabeth Reeder, of 109 Scukcoates Lane, Hull, (1911 Census) and 4 Sydney Terrace, Londesborough Street, Hull. The third of seven children. Son of a Grocery Manager. He enlisted in Beverley. Served withthe 4th Northumberland Fusiliers. Died on 07/04/1918, aged […]
410 , HOLDERNESS ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
15/09/1916
       
Aged
40
BORN HULL 1876. SON OF RICHARD WILLIAM SCURR (1845-1933) & LYDIA ANN TERRY (1850-1935), OF THIS CWGC ADDRESS. SECOND OF SIX CHILDREN. SON OF A DRAPER. HE WORKED AS A DRAPER'S ASSISTANT. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. EX, PRIVATE, 3657 NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS. TRANSFERRED AS PRIVATE, 201229, NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS. HE WAS KILLED IN ACTION, ON 15 […]