Regiment: York And Lancaster Regiment 2/4th (Hallamshire) Battalion

2/4th 2/5th Battalion Territorial Force
21.09.1914 The 2/4th Formed at Sheffield and the 2/5th formed at Rotherham on 03.10.1914.
Mar 1915 Both moved to Bulwell, Nottingham to join the 187th Brigade of the 62nd Division.
April 1915 Moved to Strensall, then Beverley, Gateshead, Larkhill, and Bungay.
Jan 1917 Mobilised for war and landed at Havre and engaged in various actions on the Western Front including;
During 1917
The Operations on the Ancre, The German retreat to the Hindenburg Line, The Arras offensive, The actions on the Hindenburg Line, The Cambrai Operations.
During 1918
The Battle of Bapaume, The First Battle of Arras 1918, The Battles of the Marne 1918, The Scarpe, The Battle of the Drocourt-Queant Line, The Battle of Havrincourt, The Battle of the Canal du Nord, The Battle of the Selle, The capture of Solesmes, The Battle of the Sambre.
11.11.1918 Ended the war in France, Sous-le-Bois near Maubeuge.

Last Name
Address
Narrative
BOLTON PERCY, SELBY, ., NORTH YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
23/11/1917
       
Aged
22
BORN HEADINGLEY, LEEDS, 1895. SON OF RICHARD & JANE ATKINSON, AT THIS ARMY ADDRESS. HE ENLISTED AT HULL ON 04/05/1915. EX 2010 EAST RIDING YEOMANRY. POSTED TO THE 2/4TH YORK AND LANCASTER (HALLAMSHIRE) REGIMENT. DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 23/11/1917, AGED 22. COMMEMORATED ON THE CAMBRAI MEMORIAL. UNMARRIED. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS MOTHER, JANE.
43 , GORDON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
28/03/1918
       
Aged
25
BORN HULL 1893. ONLY SON OF JOHN HENRY AND FLORENCE CRIDLAND. HAD TWO SISTERS ELLA & GLADYS MAY CRIDLAND. EX NER PORTER AND RAILWAY OPERATOR. HE ENLISTED HULL, ON 10/12/1915, AGED 22 YEARS AND 300 DAYS. HIS ARMY MEDICAL RECORDS, DESCRIBE HIM AS 5 FOOT, 1 INCH TALL. JOINED AS PTE, 25900, YORKSHIRE REGIMENT ON 30/01/1916. (ARMY ADDRESS ABO […]
19 FLORENCE AVENUE, SOMMERSCALES STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
02/03/1918
       
Aged
37
BORN RILEY, LINCS 1881. ADOPTED SON OF WILLIAM HENRY IRVING (1848-1885) AND HARRIET WILKINSON (1854-1929), OF 15 WESTMORLAND STREET, HULL. BROTHER TO GEORGE, LETICIA, MARGARET AND EDITH. MARRIED 27/12/1909, AT ST JOHNS CHURCH, NEWINGTON, HULL. HUSBAND OF EDITH SABINA WALKER, AND FATHER OF EDITH AND FRANCIS, AT THIS ADDRESS. A PAINT WORKS […]
30 , SANDRINGHAM STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
10/11/1918
       
Aged
18
BORN HULL 1900. SON OF JOHN PACEY & ALICE GOY ABOVE. NB: PTE EDWARD GOY, MT ASC - ON CLOWES CHAPEL, ROH, JARRATT STREET.
7 SCARBOROUGH TERRACE, MARMADUKE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
20/07/1918
       
Aged
34
BORN HULL 1884. SON OF WILLIAM & MARY ANN KIEL. WIFE BEATRICE LIVE ABOVE ADDRESS. EX HULL & BARNSLEY RAILWAY WORKER. HE WAS KILLED IN ACTION AGED 34. HIS DEATH AND PHOTOGRAPH WERE REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL ON 23RD SEPTEMBER 1918 * NB:GEORGE H KIEL, RFA - 16 FREDS TERRACE, STRICKLAND ST.
86 , KENT STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/05/1918
       
Aged
30
BORN HULL 1888. SON OF ARTHUR (1854-1925) & ADA NEEDLEY (1856-190), AT 161 PERTH STREET, HULL AND 5 STEPNEY LANE, BEVERLEY ROAD, HULL (ARMY ADDRESS). HE HAD SEVEN BROTHERS AND FOUR SISTERS, WHO ALL LIVED AROUND BEVERLEY ROAD, HULL. HE MARRIED FLORENCE JOHNSON, AT ST ANDREWS CHURCH, HULL, ON 24/08/1912 AND LIVED AT 86 , KENT STREET, […]
30 , ALL SAINTS STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
04/11/1918
       
Aged
18
BORN HULL 1900. SON OF EDWARD FISHER PRISSICK (1868-1949) & HARRIET ARMSTRONG (1869-1950). BROTHER OF JOHN & HAROLD, AT 44 HOPWOOD STREET, HULL; AND JAMES OF 379 HAWTHORNE AVENUE, HULL. HIS WAS THE FOURTH SON SERVING. BEFORE THE WAR HE WORKED AT THE HUMBER STREET FRUIT MARKET. HE ENLISTED AT BEVERLEY, IN FEBRUARY 1917. EX DURHA […]
, , HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
Area
       
Died on
28/09/1918
BORN HULL. ENLISTED HULL. EX 4441 NFUS.  TRANSFERRED TO THE 2ND YORK AND LANCASTER REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 28/09/1918. ADDRESS UNTRACED. NO PENSION LEDGER RECORDS. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON THE VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL, PAS DE CALAIS, FRANCE
5 EAST DOCK TERRACE, LEE SMITH TERRACE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
07/12/1917
       
Aged
33
BORN PATRINGTON 1884. ENLISTED HULL. SON OF GEORGE WILLIAM/ANNIE SCREETON. LEFT WIDOW EMMA SHARPE & 3 CHILDREN. EX 38467 EYR. ADDRESS NOT FOUND.
3 JANES PLACE, FRANCIS STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
22/07/1918
       
Aged
33
BORN HULL 1884. SON OF WILLIAM H. SPOUSE & AVA E. SPOUSE, OF 3 JANES PLACE, FRANCIS STREET, HULL. EMPLOYED AS A COAL TRIMMER, BY THE NORTH EASTERN RAILWAYS ON THE HUMBER DOCK. HE MARRIED ANNIE ELIZABETH MCDERMOTTM AT HULL, IN 1907. THEY LIVED WITH THEIR TWO SONS, AT 8 BOOTH STREET, HULL (1911 CENSUS) HE ENLISTED AT HULL. SERVED AS P […]
5 PRINCESS ROW, GEORGE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
20/10/1918
       
Aged
18
BORN HULL 1900. SON OF FRED THOMPSON ABOVE ADDRESS. ONE OF NINE CHILDREN. FAMILY ALSO LIVED AT WELSTED STREET, 32 WESTBOURNE STREET & 168 BEAN STREET, HESSLE ROAD. HE LIVED WITH HIS OLDER MARRIED SISTER, AMY ROBINSON. EMPLOYED AS A RULLEYMAN. DESCRIBED AT 5 FOOT 8 INCHES TALL, 126 LBS, 35 INCH CHEST, GREY EYES, BROWN HAIR AND FRESH COMP […]
4 ST GEORGES AVENUE, REDBOURNE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
12/09/1918
       
Aged
37
BORN LOCKINGTON, YORKSHIRE, 1881. SON OF LOT WHITTON (1848-1926 )AND JANE WHITTON, OF 37 BROOK STREET, DRIFFIELD. HE HAD A HALF BROTHER ALBERT AND TWO SISTERS, MABLE AND DORA. HE MARRIED ALICE JANE ASHWELL (1878-1929), AT ST MATTHEWS CHIRCH HULL, ON 06/12/1902. THEY LIVED WITH THEIR THREE CHILDREN AT, 4 ST GEORGES AVENUE, REDBOURNE STRE […]