Regiment: York And Lancaster Regiment 8th Battalion

8th and 9th (Service) Battalion
Sept 1914 Both formed at Pontefract as part of the Third New Army (K3) and then moved to Frensham as part of the 70th Brigade in the 23rd Division.
Feb 1915 The 8th moved to Hythe and the 9th moved to Lyminge, Kent and then both moved to Bordon, Hampshire.
27.08.1915 Both Battalions mobilised for war and landed at Boulogne and the Division engaged in various actions on the Western Front including;
During 1916
The Battle of Albert, The Battle of Bazentin Ridge, The Battle of Pozieres, The Battle of Flers-Courcelette, The Battle of Morval, The Battle of Le Transloy.
During 1917
The Battle of Messines, The Battle of the Menin Road, The Battle of Polygon Wood, The First and Second Battles of Passchendaele.
Nov 1917 Moved to Italy to strengthen the Italian resistance effort and engaged in various actions including;
During 1918
Fighting on the Asiago Plateau, The Battle of Vittorio Veneto.
11.11.1918 Ended the war in Italy, Porcia west of Pordenone.

Last Name
Address
Narrative
106 , TRINITY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
15/07/1921
       
Aged
41
BORN HULL 1879. SON OF J T & MARTHA A BERRY - 31 ABERMARLE STREET. WIFE MARY JANE BERRY & DAUGHTER ABOVE. NB:BERRY FAMILY - 7 MELWOOD GR. RIVER PILOT
63 , SEATON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
07/06/1917
       
Aged
33
BORN BEVERLEY 1884. ENLISTED HULL. HDM 18/7/17. ADDRESS FROM ARMY RECORDS. Kim Semmence writes on 8/11/15:- This particular man was the husband of Mary E Brown (nee Keogh) and the father of Kathleen M Brown (b1917) and the late Raymond Brown, who died 3 April 1917 aged 10 months.
2 BADEN GROVE, EXCHANGE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
16/09/1916
       
Aged
23
BORN NORTH FRODINGHAM, 1893. SON OF GEORGE & SABRINA FRANKLIN ABOVE 1901 CENSUS ADDRESS AND 48 HAWORTH STREET. ENLISTED HULL. EX 32/465 NFUS. KILLED IN ACTION ON 16/09/1916, AGED 23. COMMEMORATED AT POZIERES MEMORIAL. HIS OLDER BROTHER PTE, CHARLES FRANKLIN, AIF 10TH BN, WAS KILLED ON 06/05/1917.
1 CARLISLE AVENUE, ALBEMARLE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
10/10/1916
       
Aged
20
BORN DRIFFIELD 1897. SON OF WILLIAM & ELIZABETH GARTON. LISTED ON ST MATHEWS CHURCH, BOULEVARD.
12 SPRING GARDENS, HAWTHORNE AVENUE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
25/05/1917
       
Aged
26
BORN HULL 1891. WIFE BEATRICE (WILSON), OF 12 SPRING GARDENS, HAWTHORNE AVENUE, HULL. HE WORKED FOR THE NORTH EASTERN RAILWAYS, AS A CASUAL GOODS PORTER AT THE KINGSTON STREET, WEST HULL WAREHOUSE. HE JOINED THE RAILWAY BATTALION IN HULL. TRANSFERRED TO THE YORK AND LANCASTER REGIMENT. KILED IN ACTION, ON 25/05/1917, AGED 26. HIS DEATH […]
15 , PEMBERTON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
30/09/1916
       
Aged
36
BORN BARTON 1880. SECOND SON OF THE LATE JOHN JACKLIN (1851-1880) AND EMILY WHORTER (1857-1919). A FARM SERVANT. ENLISTED HULL. EX PRIVATE, 18009, WEST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. POSTED TO FRANCE, ON 19/03/1915. TRANSFERRED AS PRIVATE, 34382, YORK AND LANCASTER REGIMENT. HE DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 30/09/1916, AGED 36. THIS WAS HIS PROBATE ADDRESS. H […]
14 , HARCOURT STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
09/04/1917
       
Aged
24
BORN HULL 10/10/1892. YOUNGEST SON OF CHARLES JOULES (1847-1919) & MARY ANN BUTLER (1851-1918). ONE OF THIRTEEN CHILDREN, SEVERAL OF WHICH DIED IN INFANCY. THE FAMILY ALSO LIVED AT 61 ABBEY STREET, HULL. BEFORE THE WAR HE WAS AN APPRENTICE JOINER AT MESSRS HARRISON & CO, HOLDERNESS ROAD. HE ENLISTED IN HULL, ON 18/09/1914. HE E […]
15 BEAVER ROAD BEVERLEY, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
24/08/1918
       
Aged
24
BORN LEVEN, 1894.  WORKED AS A HORSEMAN ON WEST FIELD FARM, KILHAM, NEAR DRIFFIELD. HE ENLISTED AT DRIFFIELD. FORMERLEY, PRIVATE, 872 ARMY SERVICE CORPS. TRANSFERED TO THE 8TH YORK AND LANCASTER REGIMENT. DIED IN ITALY, ON 24/08/1918, AGED 24. BURIED AT MONTECCHIO PRECALCINO COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, ITALY. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEF […]
2 VICTORIA STREET, DERRINGHAM STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
22/10/1917
       
Aged
19
BORN HULL 1898. SON OF PERCY LONSDALE (1860-1943) & ALICE MARY HARDY (1859-1947), OF 2 VICTORIA STREET, DERRINGHAM STREET, SPRING BANK, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). SON OF A BAKER. HE WORKED AS A CLERK. ENLISTED IN HULL, ON 20/05/1916, AGED 18. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT, 2.5 INCHES TALL, 33.5 INCH CHEST, 110 LBS WEIGHT. MOBILIZED ON 23/01/1917. AR […]
94 NEWGATE STREET, NEWCASTLE, TYNE AND WEAR, NORTH EAST ENGLAND, UK
       
       
Died on
30/09/1916
       
Aged
31
BORN HULL 6/01/1885. SON OF JOHN & ELIZABETH OCKELTON, NEWCASTLE ABOVE. ENLISTED NEWCASTLE ON 27/11/1915. EX 28117, NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS. ARRIVED FRANCE ON 6/07/1916. TRANSFERRED TO THE 8TH YORK AND LANCS ON 10/09/1916. HIS BROTHER JAMES HAD BEEN KILLED ON THE SOMME FOUR DAYS EARLIER. ROBERT WAS UNMARRIED, HIS PARENTS DECEASED AND HI […]
6 ETTY GROVE, GORDON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
01/07/1916
       
Aged
36
BORN HULL 1880. SON OF ANTHONY AND CATHERINE WALSH. ONE OF ELEVEN CHILDREN. THE FAMILY LIVED AT 14 NEWTON COURT ALDBORO STREET IN 1881; 3 SCOTTS PLACE, SCOTT STREET IN 1901; AND 4 WOODBINE TERRACE, RODNEY STREET IN 1911. LISTED ON ST CHARLES' CHURCH MEMORIAL. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL ON THE 13TH NOVEMBER 1916, WITH H […]
56 PLOWMAN STREET, ATTERCLIFFE, SHEFFIELD, SOUTH YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
01/07/1916
       
Aged
21
BORN HULL 1895. SON OF WILLIAM AND EMILY WHITE, - 56 PLOWMAN STREET, COLERIDGE ROAD, ATTERCLIFFE, SHEFFIELD. A LABOURER. ENLISTED IN SHEFFIELD, ON 11/08/1914, AGED 19. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT 3.5 INCHES TALL, 112 LBS WEIGHT, 35 INCH CHEST, DARK BROWN EYES, DARK BROWN HAIR. LARGE SCAR. AND HIS NAME 2FRANK WHITE" AND A PIERCED HEART TATTOO ON […]
13 RIPPON TERRACE, KENT STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
02/12/1916
       
Aged
32
BORN HULL 1889. ALIAS ALBERT WELLS. KNOWN AS WILLIS ON THE CWGC RECORDS. SON OF JAMES FAIRBURN & MARTHA WARE. EX RECKITT'S WORKER. ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 2ND AND 8TH YORK AND LANCASTER REGIMENT.DIED ON 02/12/1916. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS SISTER ALICE GREGSON. HIS NAME IS LISTED ON THE ST MARKS STREET MEMORIAL & KIN […]