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East Yorkshire Regiment

1/4th Battalion

EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT

150th Brigade / 50th (Northumbrian) Division

 

9th September : North of Fricourt.

10th September : Mametz Wood.

11th September : In line North of Bazentin-le-Petit.

15th-16th September : Attack of Martinpuich.

16th September : Bazentin-le-Petit Wood.

20th September : Fricourt area.

23rd-28th September : In action in front of Eaucourt l'Abbaye.

28th September : Bazentin-le-Petit area.

1st October : In front line in Eaucourt l'Abbaye sector.

2nd October : Mametz Wood.

3rd October : Albert.

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23rd-25th October  : Attached to the 9th (Scottish) Division for works in High Wood.

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Late October - 18th November : Flers sector.

 

122 names

2512  Sergeant

Emil

AGERSKOW

Killed in action on the 9th November 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Warlencourt British Cemetery

 

3738  Corporal

Harold

ANDERTON

Died of wounds on the 16th September 1916

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

4766  Private

John Thomas

AUSTIN

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4920  Private

William

BAITSON

Died of wounds on the 20th October 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

5364  Private

William

BATTY

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3392  Private

William

BEDLINGTON

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Bazentin-le-Petit Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

201514  Private

William Henry

BELL

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4491  Private

Richard Southern

BIRKETT

Killed in action on the 1st October 1916

Rest in peace in Bazentin-le-Petit Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

4153  Private

Leonard

BOWES

Killed in action on the 1st October 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Bazentin-le-Petit Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

202956  Private

Edward

BROWN

Killed in action on the 16th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2331  Private

Alexander Elliott

BUTTERWORTH

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3408  Private

C.E.

BUTTRICK

Died of wounds on the 22nd October 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Hull (Hedon Road) Cemetery

 

3045  Private

Frederick

CALEY

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

201686  Private

John Dean

CANHAM

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

200045  Private

George Harland

CARD

Killed in action on the 16th November 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Warlencourt British Cemetery

 

201389   Private

William

CHAPMAN

Killed in action on the 17th November 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5442  Private

Henry Walter

CHARLES

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5014  Private

Robert

CHRISTIE

Died of wounds on the 18th September 1916 - Age 35

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

200996  Private

William

CHURCH

Killed in action on the 16th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

201392  Private

John

COLE

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4497  Private

Walter Albert

COLE

Died of wounds on the 26th September 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Gilbert

CRANSWICK

Killed in action on the 26th October 1916

Rest in peace in Bazentin-le-Petit Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

2397  Private

Arthur R.

DANNATT

Killed in action on the 24th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5261  Private

John William

DARNELL

Died of wounds on the 20th September 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

3919  Private

Frederick

DAVISON

Killed in action on the 3rd November 1916

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension

 

1891  Private

George Walker

DEARING

Died in service on the 27th November 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Becourt Military Cemetery

 

4837  Private

Harry

DONKIN

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

202859  Private

James

DUFFIELD

Killed in action on the 17th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

6769  Private

Albert George

DURRANT

Killed in action on the 9th November 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Bazentin-le-Petit Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

201972  Private

Robert

EARNSHAW

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 37

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1771  Private

James Christopher

ELLIOTT

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4099  Private

Walter

ELSWORTHY

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2216  Private

Herbert

EMERSON

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Bazentin-le-Petit Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

4868 Private

John Alfred

FARRIER

Killed in action on the 9th November 1916 - Age 39

Rest in peace in Bazentin-le-Petit Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

5073  Private

Joseph Dumigan

FLEMING

Killed in action on the 9th November 1916

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

5187  Private

Edwin

GALLAGHER

Killed in action on the 7th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

200731  Lance Corporal

Arthur

GARLAND

Killed in action on the 16th November 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Warlencourt British Cemetery

 

200998  Private

Thomas

GARLAND

Killed in action on the 16th November 1916

Rest in peace in Warlencourt British Cemetery

 

5019  Private

Clarence

GILL

Died of wounds on the 15th September 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4533  Private

Harry Jabez

GLOVER

Killed in action on the 26th October 1916

Rest in peace in Bazentin-le-Petit Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

6798  Private

Harry

GOSTLING

Died of wounds on the 4th November 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

John Henry

GRAINGER

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

201610  Private

Charles

GRAY

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 36

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

201317  Private

John

GRAYBURN

Killed in action on the 16th November 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1674    Private

William

GREEN

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4998  Private

Jack

GROSS, served as Ross

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4221  Private

Edward Fowler

GUNSON

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Bazentin-le-Petit Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

2089  Corporal

William

HAGUES

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3592  Private

John Edward

HALL

Died of wounds on the 16th September 1916

Rest in peace in Millencourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

2405  Private

Herbert

HARRIS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2686  Private

Fred Gilbert

HAYTON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

6722  Private

James

HEPPLEWHITE

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

201241  Corporal

Robert

HESP

Killed in action on the 17th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4572  Corporal

Walter Douglas

HIGGINS

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3607  Private

William

HORNBY

Died of wounds on the 17th September 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

4786  Private

George Albert Edward

HORSLEY

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in London Cemetery and Extension

 

4682  Private

Arthur

HUNT

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4866  Private

Arthur

JACKSON

Killed in action on the 1st October 1916

Rest in peace in Bazentin-le-Petit Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

Second Lieutenant

Henry Douglas

JACKSON, MC

Killed in action on the 26th October 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Bazentin-le-Petit Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

2557  Private

Melbourne

JARVIS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4647  Private

John Thomas

JOHNSON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Anadac Military Cemetery

 

3126  Private

Stephen

JOHNSON

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916

Rest in peace in Bazentin-le-Petit Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

2452  Private

George

LEAK

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3791  Private

Ernest

LENG, served as COOK

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

201269  Private

George

LILL

Killed in action on the 16th November 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

6717  Private

George

MARSHALL

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1846  Private

William

MASON

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

201564  Private

James

MOAMWELL

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5404  Private

Matthew Bayfield

MOORE

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 34

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

201  Sergeant

William

MOORE

Killed in action on the 28th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

201722  Private

Frank Cyril

MOSS

Died of wounds on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2902  Private

Frederick

MOULD

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5124  Private

John William

NAYLOR

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2217  Private

Herbert

NEAL

Killed in action on the 8th November 1916

Rest in peace in Bazentin-le-Petit Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

1683  Private

Cyril Victor

NOBLE

Killed in action on the 2nd November 1916

Rest in peace in Warlencourt British Cemetery

 

2430  Private

Thomas

O'MALLEY

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1590  Private

John T.

OSBOURNE

Killed in action on the 6th November 1916

Rest in peace in Warlencourt British Cemetery

 

3175  Private

John

PADLEY

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916

Rest in peace in Bazentin-le-Petit Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

2697  Private

Alfred

PALMER

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Warlencourt British Cemetery

 

200847  Private

Albert

PETCH

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Walter Henry Sherburn

PHILLIPS

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Bazentin-le-Petit Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

3427  Private

John William

PICKERING

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916

Rest in peace in Bazentin-le-Petit Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

4485  Private

William Henry

PORTER

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Anadac Military Cemetery

 

2706  Private

Walter

REDHEAD

Died of wounds on the 20th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

3448  Private

Thomas

RENDER

Died of wounds on the 20th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

3196  Private

Leonard

RICHARDSON

Died of wounds on the 18th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Millencourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

2425  Lance Corporal

Harold

RIDLEY

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1655  Lance Corporal

Harold

RIGNALL

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20007  Corporal

John William

ROBINSON

Killed in action on the 16th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5213  Private

Percy Lazenby

ROBINSON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3700  Private

Stanley Reynard

ROBINSON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

201157  Private

Charles Henry

ROGERS

Killed in action on the 17th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3385  Private

Sidney

SAVAGE

Killed in action on the 7th November 1916

Rest in peace in Warlencourt British Cemetery

 

6782  Private

Thomas Walter

SCOTT

Killed in action on the 9th November 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Warlencourt British Cemetery

 

4715  Private

Herbert

SELLERS

Died of wounds on the 19th September 1916

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

1697  Private

George William

SHAW

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Anadac Military Cemetery

 

3930  Private

Alfred

SHERMAN

Killed in action on the 22nd September 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

200152  Private

Philip Donovan

SIMMONDS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3759  Private

Lawrence Linnell

SMART

Killed in action on the 28th October 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2495  Private

Frederick Larard

SMELT

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Bazentin-le-Petit Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

2892  Lance Corporal

Edward

SMITH

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4947  Private

Stanley

SNELL

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4789  Private

Cyril

SPAVIN

Killed in action on the 30th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4685  Private

Henry Spalding

SPOONER

Died of wounds on the 17th November 1916

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

4745  Private

George

STEELEY

Died in service on the 14th August 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

6701  Private

William

STEPHENSON

Killed in action on the 10th November 1916

Rest in peace in Bazentin-le-Petit Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

1999  Private

William

STOKES

Died of wounds on the 18th September 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

4675  Private

Charles Henry

STORRY

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Bazentin-le-Petit Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

2488  Private

Mark

SUTTON

Killed in action on the 26th October 1916

Rest in peace in Bazentin-le-Petit Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

2195  Private

Robert

TAYLOR

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916

Rest in peace in Bazentin-le-Petit Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

3746  Private

Robert

TENNISON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2454  Private

Herbert Edward

THACKERY

Died of wounds on the 28th November 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Becourt Military Cemetery

 

1780  Private

Edward

THOMPSON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3219  Private

Harold

THOMPSON

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916

Rest in peace in Bazentin-le-Petit Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

201348  Private

Thomas Bielby

TOMLINSON

Killed in action on the 16th November 1916 - Age 18

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3803  Private

Albert Greenwood

WALKER

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3414  Private

William Frederick

WALLIS

Died of wounds on the 28th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ex.

 

4919  Private

Tom

WARDELL

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4840  Private

Robert

WAUGH

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4336  Private

John William

WILES

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

31084  Private

W.

WOLFE

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

 

 

3880  Private

Matthias John

WORSNOP

Died of wounds on the 16th September 1916

Rest in peace in Dartmoor Cemetery

 

 

MEN OF THE BATTALION DETACHED TO OTHER UNITS

201376  Private

John Henry

DAVEY

1st East Yorkshire

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

4956  Private

John William

DICK

1st East Yorkshire

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

4440   Private

Fredrick

GILLYON

150th Machine Gun Company

Died of wounds on the 27th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

5221  Private

James

HOLROYD

1st East Yorkshire

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

3155  Private

Christopher George

WOODWARD

150th Trench Mortar Battery

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery