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Yorkshire Regiment

1/5th Battalion

Alexandra, Princess of Wales's Own YORKSHIRE REGIMENT

150th Brigade / 50th (Northumbrian) Division

 

9th September : North of Fricourt.

14th September : In front line North of Bazentin-le-Petit.

15th September : Attack East of Martinpuich.

19th September : Bazentin-le-Petit Wood.

22nd September : East of Martinpuich.

29th September : Mametz Wood.

3rd October : Albert.

4th October : Baizieux.

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11th October : Mametz Wood. Working parties.

23rd October : Between Martinpuich and Eaucourt l'Abbaye.

17th November : Albert.

 

160 names

1203    Private

George William

ABRAM

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3010    Private

William Amos

AGAR

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4094    Private

William Burnett

AGAR

Killed in action on the 18th September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2379    Private

Thompson

ALLINSON

Killed in action on the 13th September 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

1709    Private

George

ARCHER

Killed in action on the 13th September 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2667    Private

Henry

ARTLEY

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 18

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3307    Private

Frederick Walter

BALDWIN

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4045    Private

Charles

BARKER

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

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

3701    Private

Norris William

BARKER

Died of wounds on the 16th September 1916

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

5558    Private

Albert

BATEMAN

Killed in action on the 11th November 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3371    Private

John

BECK

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3629    Private

Percy

BLYTH

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2473    Private

William

BRAY

Died of wounds on the 17th November 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery Extension

 

5535    Private

Harry

BROWN

Died of wounds on the 16th November 1916 - Age 35

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery Extension

 

2779    Private

Albert

BRYAN

Died of wounds on the 28th October 1916

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

240495    Lance Corporal

Arthur Edward

BUCK

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3489    Private

Arthur

BURN

Died of wounds on the 16th September 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

3932    Private

Joseph

CAPPS

Died of wounds on the 20th September 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

1916    Lance Corporal

John

CATTLE

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

George Edwin

CHAPMAN

Died of wounds on the 27th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

1770    Corporal

George

CHURCHLEY

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1759    Private

John Patrick

CLARK

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

1545    Private

Harold

COLLINSON

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

3496    Private

John

COOK

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4093    Private

Arthur

COOKE

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3888    Private

John

COOPER

Died of wounds on the 18th September 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

3763    Private

John Richard

COOPER

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5565    Private

Joseph

COOPER

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1825    Private

Albert

COSTELLO

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

2249    Private

Samuel

COTTON

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3630    Private

Edward

CROSS

Died of wounds on the 27th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3014    Private

John

DALE

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1598    Private

John

DAVIS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1348    Private

Arthur Cyril

DAWSON

Died of wounds on the 20th September 1916

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

2166    Lance Corporal

Reginald

DAWSON

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1655    Private

William

DAWSON

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

1507    Private

Edmund Holmes

DAY

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

3321    Private

Alfred

DUNNINGTON

Killed in action on the 11th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

6149    Private

William

DURKIN

Died of wounds on the 25th October 1916

Rest in peace in Becourt Military Cemetery

 

4090    Private

Thomas

EARLE

Died of wounds on the 16th November 1916 - Age 35

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

2075    Private

David

EDMOND

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4209    Private

Clarence William

ELLIOTT

Killed in action on the 11th September 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

Lieutenant

William

FEATHERSTONE

Killed in action on the 13th September 1916 - Age 33

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Matthew Henry

FELL

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

2148    Sergeant

Herbert

GILL

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

3972    Private

Fredrick

GOFORTH

Died of wounds on the 16th September 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

165    Company Sergeant Major

Henry Pakenham

GRANT

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1258    Private

Thomas

GRAY

Killed in action on the 12th September 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

2440    Private

Robert Mapstead

GROVES

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1926    Private

Ernest

GUTHERLESS

Died of wounds on the 2nd November 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Bazentin-le-Petit Military Cemetery

 

1300    Private

Stanley

HALL

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

240839    Private

Ernest

HARDY

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916 - Age 34

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2135    Private

Sydney Joseph

HARPER

Killed in action on the 8th November 1916

Rest in peace in Warlencourt British Cemetery

 

1472    Private

William

HARPER

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

5611    Private

Herbert William Edward

HARTLEY

Killed in action on the 11th November 1916

Rest in peace in Warlencourt British Cemetery

 

3794    Lance Corporal

Thomas

HEATLEY

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5519    Private

Edward

HENDERSON

Killed in action on the 24th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

2240    Lance Corporal

Frank

HENHAM

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2604    Private

Ernest

HODGSON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1559    Lance Sergeant

George

HOGG

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 33

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

1123    Private

John

HOLMES

Killed in action on the 25th October 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3804    Private

Charles Jesse

HOLT

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3164    Private

George

HOPWOOD

Killed in action on the 12th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

2837    Private

Maurice

HORNSEY

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2081    Private

Wilfred James

HORNSEY

Killed in action on the 12th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

1583    Private

George Herbert

HUXLEY

Died of wounds on the 17th September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in St Pierre Cemetery

 

241348    Private

Samuel

INESON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

2504    Private

Matthew

IRELAND

Killed in action on the 12th November 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3685    Private

William

JAQUES

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2134    Private

Arthur

JOHNSON

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916 - Age 37

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1281    Private

Harold

JOHNSON

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3953    Private

James

JOHNSON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

4061    Private

William

LAKE

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

3016    Private

David

LANCASTER

Died of wounds on the 7th September 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

2872    Private

William Albert

LAWSON

Killed in action on the 22nd September 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

2025    Private

Charles

LEIGHTON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4056    Private

Lamplough Oswell

LISTER

Died of wounds on the 16th September 1916

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

Second Lieutenant

Wilfred Robert

LOWSON

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

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

3895    Private

Fred

LYNAM

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2743    Corporal

Arthur

LYTH

Killed in action on the 25th October 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2258    Private

Charles Peter

MADDISON

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

3965    Private

Thomas Johnson

MAINPRIZE

Killed in action on the 13th September 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

241469    Private

Peter

MALONEY

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

241555    Private

William Henry

MASSHEDER

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

1392    Private

Horace

MEGSON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

3514    Private

George Robert

MILNER

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Lieutenant-Colonel

James

MORTIMER

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 45

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

3823    Private

Peter

MURPHY

Died of wounds on the 22nd September 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in St Pierre Cemetery

 

240922    Private

George William

NELSON

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2133    Private

Henry

NEWBY

Died of wounds on the 21st September 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

4021    Private

George

NICHOLSON

Killed in action on the 12th September 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

4106    Private

Richard

NICHOLSON

Died of wounds on the 12th September 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

3723    Private

William

NICHOLSON

Died of wounds on the 29th October 1916

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

3832    Private

Edward

O'NEILL

Killed in action on the 5th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5221    Private

Albert

OCKENDEN

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

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

240541    Private

John Reginald

OLIVER

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

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

3966    Private

Leonard

PADGETT

Killed in action on the 18th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5222    Private

Frederick

PALMER

Died of wounds on the 25th September 1916

Rest in peace in Dantzig Alley British Cemetery

 

2082    Lance Corporal

Leon

PARK

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3183    Private

Henry

PARKER

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

Rest in peace in Warlencourt British Cemetery

 

241024    Private

Benjamin

PARKS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3366    Private

Thomas

PEACOCK

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

3837    Private

George

PERKS

Killed in action on the 27th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3286    Lance Corporal

Frank

PEXTON

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Guy Saggerson

PHILLIPS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

2897    Private

John Arthur

PICKARD

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

240587    Corporal

Maurice

PILGRIM

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

240562    Private

Thomas

PREST

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3937    Private

John Edward Archer

RANSOME

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

241572    Private

Albert Edward

RAPER

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5232    Private

Frederick Leslie

READING

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5233    Private

Arthur George

REDDING

Killed in action on the 26th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1768    Private

Walter

REDDING

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

242489    Private

John

REUBEN

Killed in action on the 27th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1224    Lance Corporal

Herbert

ROBSON

Killed in action on the 11th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

3715    Private

William Alexander

RUDD

Died of wounds on the 9th November 1916 - Age 40

Rest in peace in Warlencourt British Cemetery

 

1801    Private

John Howcroft

RUSHTON

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5533    Private

Ernest

SANDERSON

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

241146    Private

Harry

SCOBY

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1538    Lance Corporal

Alfred

SCOTT

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5247    Private

Charles William

SCOTT

Died of wounds on the 13th November 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

5248    Private

Reginald

SEEKINGS

Died of wounds on the 20th November 1916

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

3460    Private

Arthur

SELLERS

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1521    Private

Jonathan

SKILBECK

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

2668    Private

Alfred

SMITH

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2400    Private

Frederick

SMITH

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

1377    Corporal

Alexander

SPINK

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

240975    Private

George Frederick

STABLER

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1485    Private

David

STEPHENSON

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

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

3476    Private

Charles Edwin

STONEHOUSE

Killed in action on the 11th September 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

4137    Private

Thomas William

SUNLEY

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

Rest in peace in Contalmaison Chateau Cemetery

 

3622    Private

William

SUNLEY

Killed in action on the 10th November 1916

Rest in peace in Warlencourt British Cemetery

 

3902    Private

Walter

TATTERSALL

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3643    Private

Alf

THACKERAY

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3555    Private

John Edward

THORNTON

Killed in action on the 13th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2945    Private

John Robert

TOMLINSON

Killed in action on the 24th October 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3166    Private

Albert

TRENHOLME

Died of wounds on the 17th September 1916

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

4058    Private

Harold

TURNER

Killed in action on the 24th September 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5522    Private

Edgar

TYREMAN

Killed in action on the 24th September 1916

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

395    Private

Albert Edward

VASEY

Died of wounds on the 25th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Abbeville Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

4050    Private

Wilfred

WAINWRIGHT

Killed in action on the 31st October 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

3717    Private

Thomas Henry

WALKER

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1323    Private

Edward Sydney

WARD

Died of wounds on the 19th September 1916

Rest in peace in Dantzig Alley British Cemetery

 

1975    Lance Sergeant

Arthur

WARLEY

Killed in action on the 25th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3939    Private

John Ernest

WARRINER

Died of wounds on the 17th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Dartmoor Cemetery

 

3369    Private

Harry

WATSON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3878    Private

William

WATSON

Killed in action on the 24th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3333    Lance Corporal

William Henry

WATSON

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1912    Private

Harry

WEBSTER

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2152    Private

Harry

WEBSTER

Killed in action on the 28th October 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Becourt Military Cemetery

 

963    Private

John Edward

WIDDAS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5274    Private

Charles

WILDERSPIN

Died of wounds on the 25th November 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery Extension

 

3883    Private

George

WILLIS

Died of wounds on the 21st September 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

240826    Private

Richard Arthur

WILLIS

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

241507    Private

Alexander James

WILSON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2227    Lance Corporal

Harry

WILSON

Died of wounds on the 26th October 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Old Maton Cemetery

 

3199    Private

Richard Colley

WILSON

Died of wounds on the 27th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Dantzig Alley British Cemetery

 

240591    Private

Charles

WOOD

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Captain

Frank

WOODCOCK

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

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

 

3357    Private

Reginald Graham

WOODMANSEY

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

 

 

MEN SERVING IN AN OTHER UNIT

2707    Private

George

PREST

1/4th York and Lancaster

Died of wounds on the 30th July 1916

Rest in peace in Gezaincourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

2499    Private

Frederick William

SMITH

1/4th York and Lancaster

Killed in action on the 22nd July 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

2678    Lance Corporal

Tom

SMITHIES

1/4th York and Lancaster

Died of wounds on the 4th September 1916

Rest in peace in Forceville Communal Cemetery & Extension