Regiment: Northumberland Fusiliers 1/5th 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.

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Address
Narrative
57 , WALKER STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
05/09/1918
       
Aged
19
BORN CARDIFF 1899. SON OF BENJAMIN & ANNIE ALMOND (1871-1928), OF 57 WALKER STREET, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS), & 32 FLORENCE AVENUE, HULL ROAD. (HDM 05/12/1918). SON OF AN ENGINE DRIVER. HE ENLISTED IN BEVERLEY. SERVED WITH THE 1/5TH TERRITORIALS, NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS. HE DIED OF BRONCHITIS AND GAS POISONING IN GERMANY. HIS DEAT […]
46 , BEVERLEY ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
6322
       
Aged
23
BORN HULL 1894. ONLY SON OF MR ZACHARIA CHARLES & MRS ZILAH BLYTH, OF 46 BEVERLEY ROAD, HULL. HE HAD THREE SISTERS, HILDA, VIOLET, AND DORA, ENLISTED HULL. SERVED WITH THE 1/5TH NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS. DIED OF WOUNDS ON 22/04/1917, AGED 23. HIS NAME IS RECORDED ON THE HYMERS COLLEGE MEMORIAL. HE IS BURIED AT WARLINCOURT HALTE BRIT […]
178 , HAWTHORNE AVENUE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
29/06/1916
       
Aged
36
BORN 1890 REIGHTON. SON OF JOHN & JANE. WIFE EVA BURT ABOVE. EX NER JOINER. HDM 12/12/16 & 29/6/17. NB: A/B ROBERT BURT - 14 MYRTLE AVE, WELLSTEAD ST.
7 , WALLER STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
14/11/1916
       
Aged
19
BORN HULL 1897. ENLISTED HULL. SON OF SAMUEL GLOVER CAMPION & MARY ANNIE OLIVER, LIVING AT 7 WALLER STREET AND 3 BALFOUR STREET. ONE OF EIGHT CHILDREN, INCLUDING SIX SONS. THE BROTHERS WORKED ON THE HULL DOCKS AND RAILWAYS. JOSEPH WAS AN APPRENTICE MACHINE SETTER. HE ENLISTED IN THE 12TH HULL PALS AND DIED ON THE 14/11/1916, AGED 19. HIS […]
58 , ST GEORGES ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
20/04/1917
       
Aged
26
BORN MANSFIELD, NOTTS 1890. SON MR ALFRED CAUNT (1869-1933) & ELIZABETH EMMA GILL (1867-1946), OF 58 ST GEORGES ROAD, HULL. ONE OF SEVEN CHILDREN. EMPLOYED AS A SHIP STEWARD. HE ENLISTED IN WALLSEND, TYNESIDE. SERVED WITH THE 1/5TH NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS (TERRITORIALS). DIED AT ARRAS, ON 20/04/1917, AGED 27. COMMEMORATED ON THE ARRAS M […]
16 VILLA TERRACE, ALEXANDRA STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
11/09/1916
       
Aged
35
BORN HULL 1882. SON OF JAMES CHARLES CHILD & JESSIE (STRONG) CHILD, OF 16 VILLA TERRACE, ALEXANDRA STREET, HULL & 3 OLIVE TERRACE, OLIVE STREET, HULL. A  FRUITIER BY TRADE. HE RESIDED AT BEAN STREET, HULL. HE ENLISTED IN THE 5TH NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS, KILLED IN ACTION, ON 11/09/1916, AGED 35. HE IS LISTED ON THE BEAN STREET R […]
12 AMNITY COURT, NORTH STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
26/10/1917
       
Aged
33
BORN HULL 1885. SON OF MICHAEL & CATHERINE DOLAN, OF THE ABOVE ADDRESS. BROTHERS JOHN & JAMES DOLAN ALSO SERVED IN FRANCE. EX DOCK LABOURER. HE ENLISTED IN HEXHAM. SERVED IN THE 1/5TH NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS. KILLED AT ZONNEBEKE, ON 26/10/1917, AGED 33. COMMEMORATED ON THE TYNE COT MEMORIAL, BELGIUM.
9 BEATRICE AVENUE, LINNAEUS STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
14/11/1916
       
Aged
24
BORN NEWPORT, BROUGH, 1892. SON OF JAMES SMITH AND MARY ANN EVANS, OF 3 BALDERSON BUILDINGS, LIVERPOOL STREET, HULL. HE HAD TWO BROTHERS AND TWO SISTERS. WORKED AS AN ASSISTANT BUTCHER (1911 CENSUS). HE MARRIED ALICE DAINTY, AT HULL, IN APRIL 1916 AND LIVED AT HER PARENTS ADDRESS, OF 9 BEATRICE AVENUE, LINNAEUS STREET, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS […]
, WEST ELLA, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
15/09/1916
       
Aged
33
BORN WEST ELLA 26/10/1882. SON OF WILLIAM ANDREW FEATHERSTONE (1827-1915) & LUCY HUDSON (1850-1932). A WOODMAN.ENLISTED HULL. SERVED IN THE 5TH NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS. KILLED ON THE SOMME, 15/09/1916, AGED 33. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON THE THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. UNMARRIED. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS MOTHER LUCY, BROTHER STANLEY AND SISTER ADA.
1 , MERSEY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
15/09/1916
       
Aged
22
BORN HULL 1895. SON OF ALFRED & MARY JANE GIBSON ABOVE & 73 CRAVEN ST - 1901. BROTHER HENRY & 4 SISTERS. HULL HEROES WEBSITE. HULL GARDENER SOCIETY
6 ELLA GROVE, MULGRAVE STREET, HULL
       
Died on
28/07/1916
       
Aged
34
Born  Hull, 1882. Employed as a dockside labourer. He was well known in the Groves and Wincolmlee district of Hull. He was unmarried and lived with his sister, Gertrude Hogan , at 6 Ella Grove, Mulgrave Street, Hull. He enlisted at Walker-on-Tyne, on 20/03/1916, joining the 5th Northumberland Fusiliers. He was only in France, for three w […]
, MANCHESTER, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/10/1917
       
Aged
26
BORN HULL 1891. SON OF THE REVEREND JAMES HALLIDAY (WESLEYAN MINISTER). HE ENLISTED IN MANCHESTER. EX, PRIVATE, 551 ASC. TRANSFERRED TO THE 1/5TH NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 26/10/1917, AGED 26. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON THE TYNE COT MEMORIAL, BELGIUM. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFTTO HIS MOTHER, LUCY. NOTE. "SOLDIERS DIED" RE […]
, BRIDLINGTON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
23/05/1917
       
Aged
23
BORN LITTLE WEIGHTON, YORKS, 1894. A FARM SERVANT. ENLISTED HULL. SERVED WITH THE NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS. MARRIED MINNIE HOPE, IN SCULCOATES, HULL, IN 1916. DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 23/05/1917, AGED 23. LEFT WIDOW MINNIE, & ONE CHILD. HIS NAME IS LISTED ON THE BRIDLINGTON STREET MEMORIAL.
7 DERBY AVENUE, BRIGHT STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
04/08/1916
       
Aged
33
BORN HULL 1883. SON OF JACOB JESNEY  (1843-1913) & MARY JESNEY (1843-1922), OF HULL (CWGC RECORDS). ONE OF EIGHT CHILDREN. HE WORKED AS A LABOURER, LIVING AT 38 BRIGHT STREET, HOLDERNESS ROAD, HULL (1911 CENSUS). HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 1ST TERRITORIAL BATTALION, NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 04/08/1916, […]
4 LINCOLN TERRACE, LIDDELL STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
11/04/1918
       
Aged
18
BORN HULL 1899. SON OF FRANK KEY & ANNIE HAIR, OF 4 LINCOLN TERRACE, LIDDELL STREET, HULL. (CWGC ADDRESS). HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 1ST/5TH NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILERS, DIED ON 11/04/1918, AGED 18. COMMEMORATED ON THE POZIERES MEMORIAL, HAINAUT, BELGIUM. NB: PTE. ARTHUR KEY, RAMC - 10 MODEL AVE., TEMPLE STREET. 5 HARDWICK ST.
24 , GORDON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/10/1917
       
Aged
28
BORN HULL 1889. SON OF HENRY & HANNAH KING, AT THIS ADDRESS. A SINGLE MAN. WORKED AS A JOINER. ENLISTED IN BEVERLEY. SERVED WITH 1/5TH NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS. DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 26/10/1917, AGED 28. COMMEMORATED AT THE TYNE COT MEMORIAL, BELGIUM.
, NO LOCAL ADDRESS, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
Died on
11/04/1918
BORN HULL. SON OF  JAMES H LEE & FLORENCE LEE, OF 41 DELPHI MILL, PUDSEY, LEEDS (PENSION LEDGER ADDRESS). HE MARRIED ADA ELLEN THOMPSON, AT HULL IN 1901. ADDRESS UNTRACED. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 1/5TH NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS. REPORTED MISSING AND KILLED IN ACTION, ON 11/04/1918. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON THE PLOEGSTEERT M […]
24 , KENT STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
27/05/1918
       
Aged
28
BORN WALTHAM, LINCS 1891. ENLISTED BEVERLEY 26/11/14. SON OF WILLIAM & ELIZABETH LOWE - 24 KENT STREET. LIVED WITH SISTER ELIZABETH PORTYILL AT 4 MAIN ROAD, PRESTON, HEDON. EX FARM WORKER.
49 , EDGECUMBE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
10/04/1918
       
Aged
18
BORN HULL 1900. SON OF ARTHUR GEORGE & EVA MARY MAINPRIZE ABOVE ADDRESS & ELMTREE HOUSE, WITHERNICK. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON THE WITHERNWICK VILLAGE MEMORIAL. Private 69163, 1st/ 5th Battalion (Territorial), Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 10 April 1918. Aged 18. Born and enlisted Hull. Son of A. G. and Eva Mainprize, of Elm Tre […]
114 , ST MARKS STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/10/1917
       
Aged
32
BORN HULL 1886. SON OF LATE CHARLES MARSHALL & MARY JANE MARSHALL, ABOVE 1911 CENSUS. ON ST MARKS & DANSOM LANE MEMORIALS. DOCKER