BATTLE OF THE SOMME

ROLL OF HONOUR

Home

K.O.Y.L.I.

1/5th Battalion

KING'S OWN (YORKSHIRE LIGHT INFANTRY)

148th Brigade / 49th (West Riding) Division

 

1st July : In reserve in Aveluy Wood and Thiepval Wood.

4th-6th July : Front line in Thiepval Wood. Attack towards St Pierre Divion on the 5th July.

25th July : Front line in Leipzig Salient. Attack on the 28th July.

July-August : Aveluy Wood Sector.

Early september : Front line in Thiepval Sector.

Late September-Mid November : Hebuterne area.

 

169 names

3818  Private

Nathaniel

ADAMS

Killed in action on the 5th November 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Hebuterne Military Cemetery

 

241735  Private

Robert

ARCHER

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4095  Private

Richard Henry

ARNOLD

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3/3686  Sergeant

Herbert

ASTBURY

Killed in action on the 28th July 1916

Rest in peace in Authuile Military Cemetery

 

5432  Private

William George

BARKER

Died of wounds on the 5th September 1916

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

4287  Private

Enoch

BAUGH

Died of wounds on the 8th July 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

4420  Private

John Thomas

BEAN

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

712  Private

Harry

BELL

Killed in action on the 28th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

7022  Private

John

BELL

Died of wounds on the 3rd November 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

1366  Lance Corporal

Vincent

BELL

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1909 Private

Arthur

BEST

Died of wounds on the 17th August 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Gezaincourt Communal Cemetery Ext

 

240500 Lance Corporal

Frank

BONDS

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2161 Private

C.G.

BONNETT

Died of wounds on the 14th September 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

5611 Private

George James

BOWERING

Killed in action on the 12th September 1916

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

3554 Lance Corporal

Charles

BRADLEY

Killed in action on the 28th July 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

4891 Private

Arthur

BRIGGS

Died of wounds on the 19th August 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

5623 Private

James Edward

BROADY

Killed in action on the 1st November 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Hebuterne Military Cemetery

 

2431 Private

John

BUCKLEY

Died of wounds on the 8th July 1916 - Age 37

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

240144 Corporal

Harold

BUCKTROUT

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916

Rest in peace in AIF Burial Ground

 

2202 Private

Leonard

BUNN

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4144 Private

Harold

BURTON

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4632  Private

Herbert

BURTON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

240071 Sergeant

William

BUTLER

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2587 Lance Corporal

Thomas Charles

BUTTON

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Connaught Cemetery

 

1882 Private

William

CASSELL

Killed in action on the 11th November 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Hebuterne Military Cemetery

 

4181 Private

Joe

CAVILL

Died of wounds on the 31st August 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Forceville Communal Cemetery and Extension

 

4778 Private

Arthur Richard

CHAPPELL

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

5662 Private

Jacob

CHITORISKI

Killed in action on the 11th November 1916

Rest in peace in Hebuterne Military Cemetery

 

4431 Private

Jabez Benjamin

CLARE

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

27301 Private

Thomas

COCKCROFT

Detached from The 2nd K.O.Y.L.I.

Died of wounds on the 7th September 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Aveluy Wood Cemetery

4171 Private

Charlie

COCKS

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

4337  Private

Arthur

CONVEY

Killed in action on the 20th July 1916

Rest in peace in Authuile Military Cemetery

 

3061 Corporal

James

CONWAY

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916 - Age 40

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1985  Corporal

Joseph

COOKE

Killed in action on the 28th August 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

4357  Private

William

COOKE

Killed in action on the 2nd July 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4372  Private

William Henry

CORBETT

Killed in action on the 28th August 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

5490  Private

Alfred Hubert

COWLEY

Died of wounds on the 11th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Abbeville Communal Cemetery

 

Captain

Edmund Ralph

CREYKE

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Authuile Military Cemetery

 

6504 Private

Percy

CROSSLEY

Killed in action on the 7th November 1916

Rest in peace in Hebuterne Military Cemetery

 

3229 Private

Charles Henry

DALE

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916 - Age 35

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1675 Private

John

DAVIES

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

7035  Private

Walter

DAWES

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

4109 Private

Herbert

DIXON

Died of wounds on the 2nd July 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Forceville Communal Cemetery and Ext.

 

5787 Lance Corporal

Frederick

DODD

Died in service on the 4th October 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Hannescamps New Military Cemetery

 

4254 Private

Arthur William

DONALDSON

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2584 Private

Henry

DUNNERCLIFFE

Killed in action on the 28th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3984 Private

John

DWYER

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2540 Lance Corporal

George

ELLIOTT

Killed in action on the 28th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2636 Private

Reuben

ELLIS

Killed in action on the 28th August 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Max William Pailthorpe

EMERSON

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Authuile Military Cemetery

 

2695 Lance Corporal

Samuel

EVANS

Killed in action on the 28th July 1916

Rest in peace in Blighty Valley Cemetery

 

2421 Private

Charles Peter

EVERS

Killed in action on the 18th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4274 Private

Frederick

EVINSON

Killed in action on the 28th August 1916

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

240832 Private

George

EYRE

Killed in action on the 23rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

3649 Private

Reginald Arthur

EYRE

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2535 Lance Corporal

Matthew

FENWICK

Died of wounds on the 1st August 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

4956 Lance Corporal

Ronald

FERGUSON

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3485 Private

William

FRAINE

Killed in action on the 6th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3180 Private

Arthur

FREEMAN

Killed in action on the 12th September 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

4271 Private

Horace Alfred

FRETWELL

Died of wounds on the 7th July 1916

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

3021 Private

John

GALLAGHER

Died of wounds on the 14th July 1916

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

4991 Private

Charles

GANT

Died of wounds on the 12th November 1916

Rest in peace in Warlincourt Halte British Cemetery

 

7043 Private

Ernest

GARNER

Died of wounds on the 27th October 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Couin British Cemetery

 

2081 Private

Ernest

GOLLEDGE

Killed in action on the 23rd November 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Bienvillers Military Cemetery

 

4888 Private

Walter

GOULD

Died of wounds on the 9th September 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

4690 Private

Arthur

GRANTHAM

Died of wounds on the 13th July 1916

Rest in peace in Hull (Hedon Road) Cemetery

 

3919 Private

George Robert

GUEST

Died of wounds on the 22nd August 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Goole Cemetery

 

3339 Private

James

HALL

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

2351 Sergeant

John

HARDY

Died of wounds on the 5th July 1916 - Age 33

Rest in peace in Forceville Communal Cemetery & Ext.

 

200139  Lance Corporal

Robert Ableson

HARPLEY

Killed in action on the 22nd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1758  Corporal

Joseph

HARRISON

Killed in action on the 4th September 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

4889 Private

John

HASTED

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2180  Private

Edwin

HASTINGS

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4132  Private

Robert

HAWKSHAW

Died of wounds on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

3588 Private

Tom

HEY

Died of wounds on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

241650  Private

William

HIBBARD

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

240488 Private

Patrick Renison

HINDS

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4570 Private

James

HORNBUCKLE

Detached from The 6th Cheshire

Died of wounds on the 8th August 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Abbeville Communal Cemetery

1883 Private

Cecil

HORSMAN

Died of wounds on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

4970 Private

David Holmes

HOWITT

Killed in action on the 28th August 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

241938  Private

George Robert

HULLAH

Killed in action on the 6th July 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

240306 Private

Charles

HUNT

Killed in action on the 7th July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4331 Private

Harold

HUNT

Died of wounds on the 16th September 1916

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

241223  Lance Corporal

James Greg

HUTCHINSON

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4284  Private

William

JAMES

Killed in action on the 1st September 1916

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

11393  Private

Charles Henry

JESSOP

Died of wounds on the 11th July 1916 - Age 39

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

5568  Private

Harry Broom

JOHNSON

Died of wounds on the 1st October 1916 - Age 33

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

2611 Private

Thomas Henry

JOHNSON

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1628   Lance Corporal

Francis

KIRBY

Killed in action on the 28th August 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

1610   Private

Rowland

LAW

Died of wounds on the 17th July 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

241115   Private

Charles

LOCKETT

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5418 Private

George Atkins

LUDLOW

Died of wounds on the 24th September 1916

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

240406 Private

Frederick

MASSEY

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916

Rest in peace in AIF Burial Ground

 

4875 Private

James

McDERMOTT

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4943 Private

James

McDONALD

Killed in action on the 28th August 1916

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

240196 Private

Peter

MILLS

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916

Rest in peace in Mill Road Cemetery

 

2570  Private

Frederick

MOORE

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4291 Corporal

Edward

MORTON

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4131 Private

Joseph

MOXON

Died of wounds on the 19th July 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

1147  Bugler

Martin

MURTHICK

Died of wounds on the 10th September 1916

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

240025  Sergeant

Arthur

NEAL

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

241097  Lance Corporal

John

NELSON

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3510  Private

George William

NORTH

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2446  Private

John Leonard

PALLETT

Killed in action on the 11th November 1916

Rest in peace in Hebuterne Military Cemetery

 

1721 Bugler

Arthur

PARKIN

Died of wounds on the 23rd November 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Bienvillers Military Cemetery

 

2670  Lance Corporal

Alfred

PARR

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3044  Private

Percy Parkin

PEASE

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1759  Sergeant

William

PEATFIELD

Died of wounds on the 28th August 1916

Rest in peace in Aveluy Wood Cemetery

 

4930  Private

John Richard

PENNOCK

Killed in action on the 13th September 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

2487  Private

John Clement

PHILLIPSON

Killed in action on the 20th September 1916

Rest in peace in Authuile Military Cemetery

 

1784 Private

Tom

PLATTS

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916 - Age 35

Rest in peace in Authuile Military Cemetery

 

241221 Private

Charles

PODMORE

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2417  Private

Joseph

PORTMAN

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1993 Private

William James

PRESTON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3183 Private

Albert

PROSSER

Died of wounds on the 3rd August 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Brierley (Grimethorpe) Cemetery

 

3379  Private

George

RAMSBOTTOM

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

241307  Private

Richard

RAMSKILL

Died of wounds on the 28th July 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

3216 Private

Thomas

RANDERSON

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4413  Private

Pearson

ROBINSON

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2373  Company Sergeant Major

William

ROBINSON

Died of wounds on the 7th July 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

4406  Private

Robert

ROLLINS

Died of wounds on the 29th July 1916 - Age 38

Rest in peace in Puchevillers Military Cemetery

 

1984  Private

John

ROONEY

Killed in action on the 28th August 1916

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

240709  Private

Bertie John

ROSEWARNE, DCM

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

William

ROYLE

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2657  Private

John

RYAN

Killed in action on the 6th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Lieutenant

Ivor Cynric

SALUSBURY-JONES

Died of wounds on the 21st September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Puchevillers Military Cemetery

 

2769  Private

Harry

SCHOFIELD

Died of wounds on the 20th July 1916

Rest in peace in Horbury Cemetery

 

1604  Private

Claude Albert William

SCOFFINS

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3806  Private

Sam

SCOTT

Detached from 1/7th Duke of Wellington's

Killed in action on the 28th August 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

4193 Private

Clifford

SHARP

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

241588  Private

Fred

SHIPLEY

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2224 Lance Corporal

James William

SKINN

Died of wounds on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 17

Rest in peace in Puchevillers Military Cemetery

 

3881 Private

Charles

SMITH

Killed in action on the 23rd November 1916

Rest in peace in Bienvillers Military Cemetery

 

4911 Private

John Willie

SMITH

Killed in action on the 19th September 1916

Rest in peace in Mill Road Cemetery

 

Lieutenant

Stafford Dudley

SOMERVILLE

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Authuile Military Cemetery

 

3430  Private

Frederick Columbus

SPENCER

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Hamel Military Cemetery

 

2414  Sergeant

Walter

STEEL, DCM

Died of wounds on the 1st August 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

2068  Private

Arthur

STOKES

Killed in action on the 28th August 1916

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

2575  Private

Samuel

STRINGER

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3298  Private

Harry

STUBBS

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3301  Private

Arthur

SUDWORTH

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916 - Age 35

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3853  Private

John Willie

SUGDEN

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916 - Age 38

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5644  Private

Roland

SWALLOW

Killed in action on the 11th November 1916

Rest in peace in Hebuterne Military Cemetery

 

5624 Private

William Henry

SYKES

Killed in action on the 28th August 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

3118  Private

Harold

THOMPSON

Died of wounds on the 24th July 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Goole Cemetery

 

1807  Private

Herbert

THOMPSON

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4369  Private

James

THOMPSON

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

240038  Sergeant

James

THOMPSON

Killed in action on the 28th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4656  Private

Harry

TINDALE

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

241807  Private

George

WALKER

Killed in action on the 6th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Captain

John Wickham

WALKER

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in A.I.F. Burial Ground

 

Lieutenant

Joseph Noel

WALKER

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

241858  Private

Eric Henry

WALTON

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

745  Sergeant

Frank

WARD

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Mill Road Cemetery

 

3246  Private

William

WARD

Died of wounds on the 7th September 1916

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

2198  Sergeant

Fred

WATSON

Died of wounds on the 9th July 1916

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

2554  Private

Joseph

WHITE, MM

Killed in action on the 28th August 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

1795  Private

Percy

WIGHTMAN

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916 - Age 35

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3376 Private

George

WILKINSON

Died of wounds on the 2nd July 1916 - Age 33

Rest in peace in Forceville Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

240101  Private

Charles

WILSON

Killed in action on the 28th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2914 Private

George Edward

WILSON, DCM

Killed in action on the 6th July 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Aveluy Wood Cemetery

 

4218  Private

Parkin

WOODALL

Died of wounds on the 15th November 1916 - Age 38

Rest in peace in Mont Huon Military Cemetery

 

4309 Private

Joseph

WOODCOCK

Died in service on the 15th November 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in St Amand British Cemetery

 

5315  Private

William Aron

WOODCOCK

Killed in action on the 28th August 1916

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

5369  Private

George C.

WORMALD

Died of wounds on the 1st September 1916 - Age 38

Rest in peace in Forceville Communal Cemetery Extension

 

2251  Sergeant

John Richard

WORRALL

Killed in action on the 11th November 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Hebuterne Military Cemetery

 

240092  Private

Edwin George

WRIGHT

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

241543  Private

Horace

WROOT

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

 

 

1911  Private

George

YEAM

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

 

 

 

MAN SERVING IN AN OTHER UNIT

 

2313    Private

George William

WILLIAMS

148th Trench Mortar Battery

Killed on the 6th November 1916

Rest in peace in Sailly-au-Bois Military Cemetery