Regiment: Northumberland Fusiliers 2nd Battalion

2nd Battalion
04.08.1914 Stationed at Sabathu, India.
20.11.1914 Embarked for England from Karachi arriving at Plymouth 22.12.1914 moved to Winchester and joined the 84th Brigade of the 28th Division.
18.01.1915 Mobilised for war and landed at Havre and engaged in various actions on the Western Front including;
1915
The Second Battle of Ypres, The Battle of Loos.
24.10.1915 Embarked for Alexandria from Marseilles.
24.11.1915 Deployed to Salonika and engaged in various actions against the Bulgarian Army including;
1916
The occupation of Mazirko, The capture of Barakli Jum’a.
1917
The capture of Ferdie and Essex Trenches (near Barakli Jum’a), The capture of Barakli and Kumli.
June 1918 Left 28th Division and returned to France via Itea and Taranto.
16.07.1918 Transferred to the 150th Brigade of the 50th Division and engaged in various actions on the Western Front including;
The Battle of the St Quentin Canal, The Battle of the Beaurevoir Line, The Battle of Cambrai 1918, The pursuit to the Selle, The Battle of the Selle, The Battle of Valenciennes.
11.11.1918 Ended the war at Dourlers north of Avesnes, France.

Last Name
Address
Narrative
146 , CUMBERLAND STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
21/02/1915
       
Aged
23
BORN HULL 1892. SON OF THOMAS ABBOTT, 146 CUMBERLAND STREET. HE HAD SERVED IN INDIA FOR TWO AND HALF YEARS, AND RETURNED HOME FOR ONE MONTH BEFORE JOINING HIS REGIMENT IN FRANCE. HE WAS KILLED IN ACTION ON 21ST FEBRUARY 1915, AGED 23. HIS DEATH AND ADDRESS WERE REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL ON 4TH MARCH 1915 & HDM 15/5/15. HIS PHOT […]
95 , BEAN STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
04/11/1918
       
Aged
24
BORN HULL 1894. ELDEST SON OF JOHN HENRY BEAUTIMAN AND BERTHA FOSTER, AT 95 BEAN STREET. HE WAS A FORMER NER PORTER WORKING AT THE STEPNEY LANE STATION, BEVERLEY ROAD. HE ENLISTED IN HULL WITH HIS BROTHER HARRY. THEY BOTH JOINED THE 17TH NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS (RAILWAY PALS) WHICH WERE RECRUITED AT KING GEORGE DOCK, IN HULL. JOHN LATE […]
1 , WESTMINSTER AVENUE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
6883
       
Aged
30
BORN WHITSTABLE 1888. SON OF EDWIN BLAXLAND (1857-1926) AND ROSALIA WHEELER (1855-1950). MARRIED AT SCULCAOTES, HULL, IN JULY 1914. HIS WIFE KATE DREWERY BLAXLAND (HEPWORTH) LIVED AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. HE WAS THE SON IN LAW OF WILLIAM HEPWORTH, A JOINER, AT THE NER ENGINEERS DEPARTMENT, HULL DOCKS. EDWIN WORKED AS A SHOP JOINER, AND BOAR […]
, COTTINGHAM, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
21/02/1915
       
Aged
19
BORN SHEFFIELD, 1896. SON OF TOM AND MARY ELLEN CHARLESWORTH. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED AS LANCE CORPORAL, WITH THE NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS. DIED ON 21/02/1915, AGED 19. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE RETURNED TO HIS FATHER TOM. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON THE YPRES MENIN GATE MEMORIAL.
25 LUNHAM'S BUILDINGS, OSBOURNE STREET, HULL
       
Died on
02/08/1915
       
Aged
24
BORN LEEDS. SON OF BRIDGET AND THOMAS DUNN, LIVING AT 25 LUNHAM'S BUILDINGS, OSBOURNE STREET, HULL. ENLISTED HULL. FORMERLY, PRIAVTE, 17938, WEST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. TRANSFERRED TO THE 2ND NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIER.S. DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 02/08/1915, AGED 24. HE DIED AT THE 3RD CASUALTY CLEARING STATION. HE HAD ONLY BEEN AT THE FRONT FOR A F […]
17 BARROW AVENUE, PARK ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
19/02/1915
       
Aged
23
BORN HULL 1892. ENLISTED HULL. SON OF JOHN & ANN GREEN, AT 17 BARROW AVENUE, CAVE STREET, HULL HE ENLISTED IN THE NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS IN HULL. ARRIVED IN FRANCE ON 16/01/1915. WAS KILLED IN ACTION, AT YPRES, ON 19/02/1915, AGED 23. COMMEMORATED ON THE MENIN GATE MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS BROTHER, JOH […]
18 , DALTRY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
03/10/1918
       
Aged
26
BORN HULL 22/05/1892. ONLY SON OF JAMES HILL AND ADA MARIA FIELD (1858-1923). A LAD PORTER. HE SERVED WITH THE 2ND NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 03/10/1918, AGED 26. HIS NAME IS LISTED ON HULL'S WALKER STREET MEMORIAL. HE IS BURIED AT UNICORN CEMETERY, VENDHUILE, AISNE, FRANCE. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS TWO SI […]
9 STAVES BUILDINGS, PORTER STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
31/03/1918
       
Aged
28
BORN HULL 1879. SON OF CHARLES HOLMES, OF 9 STAVES BUILDINGS, PORTER STREET, HULL. HUSBAND OF WIFE FLORENCE HOLMES, OF 15 HOWARDS ROW, CHAPMAN STREET, HULL. AN OIL MILLER (1911 CENSUS). EMPLOYED BY MESSRS, HEWITT & THOMPSON, CONFECTIONERS, WHEN WAR BEGAN. HE ENLISTED IN 1916. SERVED WITH THE 2ND NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS. DIED AS A […]
WANDALE, BRIDLINGTON, , EAST RIDING OF YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
04/11/1918
       
Aged
32
BORN BEWHOLME, 1886. ENLISTED HULL. DIED OF WOUNDS. WIFE BESSIE & SON LIVED ABOVE. FARM BAILIFF
25 , MANCHESTER STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
12/07/1915
       
Aged
22
BORN HULL 1893. SON OF FREDERICK RICHARD ROWDEN (1865-1930) & MARIE ROWDEN (1866-1906). BROTHER TO ALBERT AND FIVE SISTERS. (1901 CENSUS). WAS A REGULAR SOLDIER BEFORE WW1. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 2ND NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS, IN THE BRITISH EXPEDITIONARY FORCE. HE DIED ON THE 12/07/1915, AGED 22. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT […]