Tindall, James Richard

BORN HULL 1895. SON OF JOHN WILLIAM & EUNICE TINDALL OF 1 POPLAR CRESCENT, WESTBOURNE STREET, HULL. ONE OF FIVE CHILDREN, THE FAMILY LIVED AT 10 WALTERS CRESCENT SCARBOROUGH STREET, HULL (1911 CENSUS). A LABOURER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED AS PRIVATE, 200911, 7TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. HE WAS KILLED IN ACTION, ON 29/07/1917, AGED 23. DURING A SUCCESSFUL, NIGHT, TRENCH RAID, NORTH OF ROEUX (SEVEN MILITARY MEDALS WERE AWARDED).
HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS FATHER, JOHN W. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON THE ARRAS MEMORIAL.
HIS BROTHER, PRIVATE, 220138, JOHN WILLIAM TINDALL, 1/4TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT WAS KILLED IN ACTION ON 23/04/1917, AGED 25. THEY ARE BOTH COMMEMORATED ON THE ARRAS MEMORIAL.
HIS OTHER BROTHER, FRANK TINDALL, EYR, HAD BEEN A PRISONER OF WAR SINCE 23/04/1917, AGED 22. HIS YOUNGEST BROTHER, PRIVATE, ROBERT TINDALL, NOTTS & DERBY, WAS 20 AND SERVING IN ITALY.


First name:
JAMES RICHARD
Military Number:
200911
Rank:
Private
Date Died
29/07/1917
Place died:
Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France
Age:
23
1 POPLAR CRESCENT, WESTBOURNE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK