Regiment: York And Lancaster Regiment 9th 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
5 DE GREY TERRACE, LORNE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
10/06/1917
       
Aged
21
Born Hull 1896. Son of Frederick Credland (1868-1918) and Ada Mathilda Pell (1868-1949), of 5 De Grey Terrace, Lorne Street, Hull. He worked in Patrington, as a Railway Signal Porter. He enlisted at Hull on 29/08/1914, aged 18 years and 10 months. Joining the 6th East Yorkshire Pioneers. His army records, describe hime as 6 foot tall, […]
67 , HARROW STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
01/07/1916
       
Aged
21
BORN HULL 1895. SON OF JANE ELIZABETH (LILY) DIXON & HER 6 CHILDREN ABOVE. 1911 CENSUS ADDRESS. HE HAD TWO BROTHERS AND TWO SISTERS. A FORMER MINER. HIS ARMY MEDICAL RECORDS, DESCRIBE HIM AS 5 FOOT 5.5 INCHES TALL, 37 INCH CHEST, 125 LBS, BROWN EYS, LIGHT BROWN HAIR, FAIR COMPLEXION. CHIRCH OF ENGLAND RELIGION. ENLISTED DONCASTER, 02/09/ […]
91 , SEVERN STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
01/10/1916
       
Aged
24
BORN HULL 1892. SCULCOATES. SON OF RICHARD PETER FOX & SARAH ANN E (RAWSON). 44 NEW BRIODGE RD & ABOVE. SISTER JESSIE. HDM 29/10/16. BUSINESS ASSITANT
16 ALBERT AVENUE, WELLSTED STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
01/10/1916
       
Aged
25
BORN HULL 1891. SON OF JOHN WILSON & ELIZABETH HALEY, OF 237 NORTH BOULEVARD, HULL. A FORMER MERCHANTS CLERK.. SERVED IN THE 9TH YORK AND LANCASTER REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 01/10/1916, AGED 25. LEFT WIDOW ADA (MERRIKIN), AT 16 ALBERT AVENUE, WELLSTED STREET, HULL.
140 , CUMBERLAND STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
01/07/1916
       
Aged
38
BORN HULL 1878. SON OF WILLIAM & MARY LEEMING, OF 140 CUMBERLAND STREET, HULL.WORKED AT EARLES CEMENT WORKS WITH HIS BROTHER IN LAW JOHN SPARKS & LIVED WITH HIS SISTER AT 7 EARLS COURT, WILMINGTON IN 1911. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED AS LANCE CORPORAL WITH THE 9TH (SERVICE( YORK AND LANCS BATTALION. KILLED IN ACTION, ON THE FIRST […]
5 BEECH GROVE, DIVISION ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
02/10/1916
       
Aged
26
BORN READING 1890. HIS FULL NAME WAS SYDNEY ERNEST RAY POOLE. EX HULL & BARNSLEY RAILWAY WORKER. RESIDING IN HULL AT 5 BEECH GROVE, DIVISION ROAD, HULL. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 9TH YORK & LANCASTER REGIMENT. WOUNDED AT GALLIPOLI AND INVALIDED HOME. HE RETURNED TO THE FRONT. HE WAS KILLED IN ACTION, ON 02/10/1916, AGE […]
3 RICHARDS PLACE, YORK STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
07/06/1917
       
Aged
19
BORN HULL 1898. SON OF ALBERT SUDDABY RHODES (1867-1929) & LEMONTINA (MINNIE) RHODES (1869-1941) OF 3 RICHARDS PLACE, YORK STREET, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). SON OF A LABOURER. ONE OF EIGHT CHILDREN. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED AS CORPORAL, IN THE 9TH YORK AND LANCASTER REGIMENT. WAS KILLED IN ACTION, ON 07/06/1917, AGED 19. HIS ARMY EFFE […]
30 , NILE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
09/04/1917
       
Aged
22
BORN HULL 1895. SON OF ISAAC AND ROSE SHALGOSKY, OF 30 NILE STREET, HULL. ONE OF TEN CHILDREN. HE WORKED AS A GENERAL CLERK AND WINE CRUSH MAKER (1911 CENSUS). ENLISTED HULL, 22/11/1915 AND RECALLED TO SERVICE ON 22/01/1916. HIS ARMY RECORDS DESCRIBE HIM AS 5 FOOT 9 INCHES TALL, 34 INCH CHEST, 140 LBS WEIGHT, 'GOOD' PHYSICAL DEVELOPMENT. […]
CLEETON, SKIPSEA, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
30/05/1917
       
Aged
29
BORN NORTH FRODINGHAM, 1888. SON OF SAMUEL & JANE SKELTON. HULL HEROES WEB SITE.
351 , HOLDERNESS ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
09/06/1917
       
Aged
23
BORN HULL 1894. YOUNGEST SON OF THOMAS SLEIGHT (1853-1922) & JULIA RHODES GAMBLE (1856-1907), AND STEP MOTHER, SARAH SLEIGHT, OF 351 , HOLDERNESS ROAD, HULL AND 37 MERSEY STREET, HULL. A GROCER'S ASSISTANT (1911 CENSUS). DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT, 5 INCHES TALL, 131 LBS WEIGHT, 36-38 INCH CHEST SIZE, BLUE EYES, DARK BROWN HAIR. HE HAD EIGH […]
Acting Company Sergeant Major
106 ABBEY VIEW ROAD, WOODSEATS, SHEFFIELD, SOUTH YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
01/07/1916
       
Aged
54
BORN MYTON, HULL, 1862. SON OF ALFRED & MARY ANN WEBSTER. WIFE ALICE (1863-1931), LIVED AT 106 ABBEY VIEW ROAD, WOODSEATS, SHEFFIELD. A FORMER SOLDIER, INSURANCE COLLECTOR AND JOINER. HE ENLISTED IN SHEFFIELD ON 10/09/1914. SERVED AS COMPANY SERGEANT MAJOR, 9TH YORK AND LANCASTER REGIMENT. HE WAS KILLED IN ACTION, ON 01/07/1916, AGED […]