Regiment: Notts Derby Sherwood Foresters Regiment 2/6th Battalion

2/6th Battalion Territorial Force
14.09.1914 Formed at Chesterfield and then moved to Buxton.
03.02.1915 Moved to Luton as part of the 178th Brigade of the 59th Division and then moved to Dunstable and then Watford.
26.04.1916 Moved to Ireland stationed at Dublin and then Curragh.
12.01.197 Returned to England at Fovant, Salisbury Plain.
25.02.1917 Mobilised for war and landed at Boulogne and engaged in various actions on the Western Front including;
1917
The pursuit of the German retreat to the Hindenburg Line, The Battle of the Menin Road Ridge, The Battle of Polygon Wood, The capture of Bourlon Wood, The German counter attacks.
1918
The Battle of St Quentin, The Battle of Bapaume, The Battle of Bailleul, The First Battle of Kemmel Ridge.
07.05.1918 Reduced to cadre and part of the Lines of Communication.
31.07.1918 Disbanded in France.

Last Name
Address
Narrative
, HESSLE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
07/04/1917
       
Aged
20
BORN SUTTON 1897. SON OF GEORGE & MATILDA BAYSTON, HESSLE. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HDM 23/05/1917. HIS NAME IS RECORDED ON THE HESSLE ROLL OF HONOUR, ALL SAINTS PARISH CHURCH. NB: ARTHUR BAYSTON - 14 WILLIAM TERRACE, ALEXANDRA STREET.
OAKTREE HOUSE, PRESTON, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
21/03/1918
       
Aged
40
BORN PRESTON 1878. SON OF BENJAMIN AND JANE BISHOP, OF ST OLAVE, YORK. HE RESIDED IN HULL. MARRIED AT BEVERLEY, ON 02/10/1898. WIFE FLORENCE SMELT & THREE CHILDREN, LIVED AT THE COTTAGE, OAKTREE HOUSE, PRESTON ( ARMY ADDRESS). HE WAS DOMESTIC COACHMAN, GROOM AND GARDENER. HE ENLISTED AT BEVERLEY, ON 24/06/1916, AGED 39. CALLED UP FOR SE […]
3 DUESBURY TERRACE, SWANN STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
21/03/1918
       
Aged
21
BORN HULL 1898. SON OF FREDERICK BORRILL & ALICE BORRILL (1862-1954), AT 3 DUESBERRY TERRACE, SWANN STREET, HULL. EX EARLES SHIPYARD WORKER. BROTHER TO ALICE, MAUD, JOHN AND GEORGE. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE SHERWOOD FORESTERS. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 21/03/1918, AGED 21. COMMEMORATED ON THE ARRAS MEMORIAL. HIS ARMY EFFECTS […]
70 , SELBY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
Died on
26/09/1917
       
Aged
19
BORN HULL 1898. ELDEST SON OF ROBERT & ALICE BURTON, OF SELBY STREET HULL, AND 13 TRINITY GROVE, HESSLE. WORKED AS A FARM ASSISTANT (1911 CENSUS) AND WITH HIS FATHER, AT ANNISON'S CABS, WITHAM, HULL. HE ENLISTED AT HULL. SERVED WITH THE 2ND/6TH SHERWOOD FORESTER. KILLED IN ACTION 26/09/1917, AGED 19. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO […]
92 , WELLSTED STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
21/03/1918
       
Aged
21
BORN HULL 1897. ENLISTED HULL. SON OF JOHN WILLIAM & HANNAH MARIE CAMPEY, OF 92 , WELLSTED STREET, HULL (1911 CENSUS). HE LIVED IN COTTINGHAM & IS LISTED ON THE COTTINGHAM WAR MEMORIAL, HALLGATE.
20 , MAPLE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
12/11/1917
       
Aged
20
BORN HULL 27/05/1897. SON OF EMMA WALKER (1860-1936) & ARTHUR CARTLEDGE (1863-1926), OF THIS CWGC ADDRESS. BROTHER OF HARRY, NORA, MAUD, PERCY & CLARENCE. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 2/5TH SHERWOOD FORESTER. DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 12/11/1917, AGED 20. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL, ON 14/11/1917. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WER […]
16 RUSSELL TERRACE, NORFOLK STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
18/04/1918
       
Aged
20
Born Hull 18/02/1898. Only child of William Harold Chew (1873-1935) & Minnie Frances Chew (1870-1946) of 16 Russell Terrace, Norfolk Street, Hull (CWGC address). Ex Blundell's worker. He enlisted in Hull, on 01/03/1916, aged 18 years and 1 month. Described as 5 foot, 9 inches tall, 138 lbs weight, & 36 inch chest. Arrived in Fran […]
, CHESTERFIELD, DERBYSHIRE, EAST MIDLANDS, UK
       
       
Died on
21/03/1918
       
Aged
30
BORN LANGWITH, DERBY, 1888. FOURTH SON OF JOHN CUTTS & ALICE STONES, OF BOLSOVER, DERBYSHIRE. HE ENLISTED IN MANSFIELD, NOTTS. HE LIVED IN HULL. SERVED AS CORPORAL, 20988, WITH THE 2ND/6TH SHERWOOD FORESTERS. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 21/03/1918, AGED 30. BURIED AT QUEANT ROAD CEMETERY, BUISSY, FRANCE. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS WIDOW […]
26 , PORTLAND PLACE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
27/09/1917
       
Aged
20
BORN HULL 1897. SON OF HARRY & JENNIE ELLIS AT 65 DAY STREET HULL, AND 26 PORTLAND PLACE, PROSPECT STREET, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). SON OF A CABINET MAKER. ONE OF SEVEN CHILDREN. ENLISTED HULL. SERVED WITH THE 2ND SHERWOOD FORESTERS. KILLED AT PASCHENDAELE ON 27/09/1917, AGED 20. UNMARRIED HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS FATHER, HARRY. HE […]
7 ASH GROVE, ABBEY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
27/09/1917
       
Aged
19
BORN HULL 1898 ENLISTED HULL. SON OF CHARLES & ADA FOSTER ABOVE AND 35 WALLER STREET IN CENSUS 1911. ONE OF SIX CHILDREN. ENLISTED HULL. KILLED IN ACTION ON 27/09/1917, AGED 19. COMMEMORATED AT THE TYNE COT MEMORIAL.
5 CARLTON AVENUE, DELHI STREET, MARFLEET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/10/1917
       
Aged
31
BORN WATER PRIORY, POCKLINGTON, YORKS 1886. SON OF FRANCIS JOHN THOMAS FRANKISH & JANE SCRUTON. A DOCK LABOURER. HE LIVED AT 5 CARLTON AVENUE, DELHI STREET, MARFLEET, HULL. MARRIED OCTOBER 1909. WIFE, MAUD EDITH BOSS & DAUGHTER MAUD (BORN IN 1915). HE ENLISTED HULL. SERVED WITH THE SHERWOOD FORESTERS. WAS KILLED IN ACTION, AT ARR […]
73 , DUESBURY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
27/04/1917
       
Aged
19
BORN HULL 1898. ELDEST SON OF HENRY CHARLES (MERCHANT SEAMAN) & BEATRICE GAMBLE - 17 ALL SAINTS STREET -1901. ENLISTED HULL. KILLED IN ACTION ON 27/04/1917, AGED 19. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE RETURNED TO HIS PARENTS. HIS NAMES IS LISTED ON THE HULL GRAMMAR SCHOOL MEMORIAL. LISTED ON THE WILSON LINE CRICKET & ATHLETIC CLUB'S ROH. LISTED ON TH […]
5 RIPON GROVE, BRUNSWICK AVENUE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
07/05/1917
       
Aged
19
BORN HULL 1898. SON OF LEONARD F. & ETHEL L. GREEN OF 5 RIPON GROVE, BRUNSWICK AVENUE, HULL. BEFORE THE WAR HE WAS A CLERK FOR THE HULL STEARINE COMPANY HE WAS WOUNDED NEAR THE GRAMN LINES ON THE 27TH APRIL 1917 AND STRANDED IN NO MANS LAND. WHILE RIGGLING OUT OF HIS EQUIPMENT HE WAS SHOT BY A SNIPER. HE WAS HIT TWICE IN THE HEAD, TH […]
6 EPSOM TERRACE, BEVERLEY, EAST RIDING, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
02/12/1917
       
Aged
20
BORN ACOMB, YORKSHIRE 1898. ENLISTED HULL. SON OF TOM & E A HAGITT, BEVERLY ADDRESS 1911 CENSUS & THEN WINDSOR. HIS NAME IS INSCRIBED ON THE KIRKELLA WAR MEMORIAL AT ST ANDREWS' CHURCH.
6 IRENES TERRACE, LORRAINE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
02/12/1917
       
Aged
25
BORN COTTINGHAM 1892. ENLISTED HULL. PARENTS LIVED ABOVE. BEFORE WAR HE WORKED FOR HULL EXTRACTION OIL MILLS, STONEFERRY. HE IS LISTED ON THE STONEFERRY ROH SUTTON. KILLED IN ACTION. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL ON 26TH DECEMBER 1917, WITH HIS PHOTOGRAPH. *.
65 , BUCKINGHAM STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/09/1917
       
Aged
23
BORN HULL 1894. SON OF HENRY T & MARY E HARDY ABOVE. BROTHERS ARTHUR, HERBERT, CHArLES & FRANK. ENLISTED HULL. SERVED WITH THE 2/6TH SHERWOOD FORESTERS. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 26/09/1917, AGED 23. COMMEMORATED ON THE TYNE COT MEMORIAL.
22 , ALBION STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/09/1917
       
Aged
27
BORN HULL 1890. SON OF JOHN INKERMAN HEDGES AND KATE WREN (1860-1936), OF 16 GOODRICK TERRACE, CAVE STREET AND SCULCOATES LANE. SON OF A GARDNER. ONE OF ELEVEN CHILDREN AND FOUR SONS WHO DIED DURING THE WAR. HE WORKED AS A GARDENER'S LABOURER. HE ENLISTED HULL. SERVED IN THE 2/6TH SHERWOOD FORESTER. HE MARRIED ETHEL BARKER AT HULL, IN 19 […]
4 BRIDLINGTON AVENUE, BRIDLINGTON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
21/03/1918
       
Aged
20
BORN HULL 1898. SON OF JOHN & ALICE HOLFORD AT 6 VENTNOR STREET, NEWLAND AVENUE LISTED ON THE WILSON LINE CRICKET & ATHLETIC CLUB'S ROH..
15 , ALBANY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
27/09/1917
       
Aged
20
BORN BEVERLEY 1897. FOURTH AND YOUNGEST SON OF VINCENT & SARAH ANN KNOWLES, OF ALBANY STREET, HULL (1911 CENSUS ADDRESS). SON OF A BUILDER. THE FIFTH OF SIX CHILDREN. HE ENLISTED AT HULL. SERVED IN THE 2ND/6TH SHERWOOD FORESTER. KILLED IN ACTION 27/9/1917, AGED 20. HE IS COMMEMORATED AT THE TYNE COT CEMETERY. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED […]
2 SUSAN TERRACE, GOODWIN STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
28/03/1917
       
Aged
20
BORN BEVERLEY 1897. ENLISTED HULL. SON OF ALBERT MAWER ABOVE.