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6th Battalion

KING'S OWN (YORKSHIRE LIGHT INFANTRY)

43rd Brigade / 14th (Light) Division

 

15th-20th August : Longueval-Delville Wood (in reserve).

25th-29th August : Front line in Delville Wood.

15th September : two companies (attached to the 41st Brigade) attacked Brewery Trenches (East of Delville Wood). Two companies attacked Gird Lines (in front of Gueudecourt).

 

175 names

11314  Private

George William

ASHBY

Died of wounds on the 29th August 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

Lieutenant

James

ATKINSON-JOWETT

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11789  Private

Frederick

AVERY

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25702  Private

Charles William

BACON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10122  Sergeant

Thomas John Henry

BACON

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23187 Lance Corporal

Richard Moody

BAILIFF

Killed in action on the 19th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25574 Private

Selwyn

BAINES

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19690  Private

Christopher Robert

BANKS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16202  Sergeant

Albert

BATEMAN

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

25743 Private

Ernest Charles William

BELLAMY

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

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

34534 Private

John George

BENNETT

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

William Douglas

BENTALL

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18219 Private

George Harry

BONE

Died of wounds on the 22nd August 1916 - Age 35

Rest in peace in Bois Guillaume Communal Cemetery

 

25786 Private

Ernest

BRADLEY

Killed in action on the 19th August 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in London Cemetery and Extension

 

20667 Private

Arthur

BRAY

Died of wounds on the 14th September 1916

Rest in peace in Leeds (Harehills) Cemetery

 

34595 Private

Frederick

BRIGGS

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18669 Private

Harry

BRIGGS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

25699 Private

Harold

BROMLEY

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

34592 Private

Harold

BROUGHTON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25844 Private

Louis John

BROWN

Killed in action on the 27th August 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18067 Private

Thomas

BROWN

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23181 Private

Owen

BULLOCK

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

34596  Private

Peter

BURKE

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21031 Private

Alfred

BUTTRILL

Died of wounds on the 11th September 1916

Rest in peace in Orpington (All Saints) Cemetery

 

34539  Private

Charles

CARR

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11312 Private

Thomas

CARTER

Died of wounds on the 24th September 1916

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

23607  Private

Henry Osmond

CASE

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Major

William Henry

CHARLESWORTH

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

34541 Private

Joseph

CHARLTON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23480 Private

Sidney Samuel

CHIVERS

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9775  Company Sergeant Major

Joseph C.

CLARK

Killed in action on the 19th August 1916

Rest in peace in Bernafay Wood British Cemetery

 

25640  Private

Robert

CLARKSON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

26320  Private

Robert Harry

CLARKSON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Captain

Joseph

CLEGG

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25839  Private

James Alfred

CLIFF

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

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

24381  Private

Herbert

COOPER

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

34608  Private

Andrew

CRAGGS

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

17302  Lance Corporal

Albert

CRICH

Killed in action on the 28th August 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24991 Private

Albert

CROOKS

Died in service on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Dromesnil Communal Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Hugh Douglas

DAVIDSON

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

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

23135 Private

Llewellyn

DAVIES

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9944  Corporal

Frederick Holroyd

DAVISON

Killed in action on the 28th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

26287  Private

Robert

DAY

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

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

25824  Private

Willie

DEWS

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

34609 Private

George Fairley

DODDS

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25753  Private

David

DOWNES

Died of wounds on the 17th September 1916

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

R/598 Private

Sydney

EARL

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22561  Private

Willy

EASTON

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

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

11228  Private

Harry

ELLIS

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

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

3/3455  Private

Edward

ENGLAND

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11216  Private

George Albert

EVERSLEY

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

34610  Private

James

FELTON

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916 - Age 36

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18212  Lance Corporal

George

FOREMAN

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14916  Lance Corporal

George

FOSTER

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

34549 Private

William Henry

FOSTER

Died of wounds on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25546 Private

Clarence

FOWLER

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

26976  Private

Tom

FOX

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11573   Private

Martin

GALLAGHER

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11979  Bugler

George Thomas

GALLEAR

Killed in action on the 27th August 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Bernafay Wood British Cemetery

 

25677  Private

Frank

GEE

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11218  Sergeant

Thomas Harold

GLAVES

Died of wounds on the 11th September 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

20706  Private

Thomas

GOODWIN

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Lieutenant

Edward Meyer

GOSSCHALK

Killed in action on the 28th August 1916 - Age 33

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Martin Kenion

GRAY

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

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

22553  Private

Walter Alfred

GREEN

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20643  Private

Alexander

GREGORY

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11766  Private

Frederick Bagley

GUSTARD

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11801  Private

John William

HAINSWORTH

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20924  Private

Horace

HAMSHAW

Killed in action on the 17th August 1916 - Age 36

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

26302  Private

Albert

HARRIS

Killed in action on the 16th August 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3/1939  Sergeant

Bertrand

HARRISON

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

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

3/827  Sergeant

Arthur Harold

HARTLEY

Killed in action on the 28th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21874  Private

Alfred

HARWOOD

Died of wounds on the 16th September 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

11160  Lance Corporal

Harry

HAWKSWORTH

Died of wounds on the 18th September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

11464  Lance Corporal

Robert

HAYES

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

26591  Private

Harold

HEADLAND

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

11773  Private

John

HEPWORTH

Died of wounds on the 16th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

27264  Private

Alfred

HIBBITT

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

11583  Private

Cyril

HIGGINBOTTOM

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10272  Private

Arthur Walter

HILL, MM

Died of wounds on the 15th September 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Dartmoor Cemetery

 

11088  Private

Frederick

HILL

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22409 Private

John Edward

HOLLAND

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

25851  Private

John Thomas

HOUGH

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

34555  Private

Samuel

HOUGH

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19905  Private

William Arthur

IBBESON

Died of wounds on the 26th August 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

24408  Private

Charles Arthur

ILOTT

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10885  Private

George Thomas

IRVING

Killed in action on the 17th August 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

12163  Corporal

Charles

JACKSON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

27185  Private

Albert Edward

JAY

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

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

23286  Private

Ernest

JENKINS

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25886  Corporal

Denny

JOHNSON

Died of wounds on the 19th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in St Pierre Cemetery

 

24314  Lance Corporal

Edward

JONES

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

12147 Private

John

JORDON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

29474 Private

William

KERSHAW

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18132 Private

John Russell

KING

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

Rest in peace in Etretat Chuchyard

 

26047 Private

Tom

KING

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22424 Private

Arthur Henry

KINSHOTT

Died of wounds on the 25th September 1916

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

1996 Sergeant

Fred

KITSON

Died of wounds on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 36

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Arthur Lascelles

LEVICK

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

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

25828 Private

Arthur

LEWIN

Died of wounds on the 12th October 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Pontefract Cemetery

 

21913 Private

Albert

LEWIS

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11225  Private

John Willie

LODGE

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21816  Private

Simeon

LYSON

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

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Albert Augustus

MAIDEN

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

Rest in peace in Bronfay Farm Military Cemetery

 

11424  Corporal

George William

MASON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Frank Eric Hutton

MAYSON

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

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

34564  Private

Robert Henry

McCULLY

Died of wounds on the 23rd September 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Sunderland (Bishopwearmouth) Cemetery

 

18147  Private

Leonard

McMANUS

Killed in action on the 28th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18140  Private

Thomas

MICKLEFIELD

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

34566  Private

John Harrison

MILLS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22334  Private

William

MOONEY

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23471  Private

William

MORRIS

Killed in action on the 16th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

34568  Private

Robert

MOSCROP

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24240  Private

Ralph

MULLEN

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

34621  Private

Joseph

NATTRASS

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916

Rest in peace in AIF Burial Ground

 

10889  Lance Corporal

Horace

NEWBOLD

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9245  Lance Corporal

Henry

NEWETT

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25097  Private

Arthur

NEWSOME

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

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

34572  Private

Thomas Edward Edwards

PARKER

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

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

19493  Private

Tom Barclay

PARKER

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21979  Private

Harold Edgar

PARNABY

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

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

26434  Private

Simon

PARRATT

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18236  Corporal

Albert

PEARCE

Died of wounds on the 17th September 1916 - Age 33

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

11310  Private

Robert

PEARCE

Killed in action on the 19th August 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21807  Private

Edwin

PEARSON

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in Blighty Valley Cemetery

 

11950  Private

Tom

PEARSON

Killed in action on the 28th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3/3051  Corporal

Frank Alban

PENTELOW

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18233  Private

William

PERRY

Killed in action on the 16th August 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

11248  Private

John

PICKLES

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

21608  Private

Fred

POOL

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22585  Lance Corporal

John Oswald

POTTS

Died of wounds on the 18th September 1916 - Age 17

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

22512 Private

Arthur

POVEY

Killed in action on the 28th August 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

25584  Private

Edward

PRIESTLEY

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

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

25834  Private

Ernest

PROCTER

Died of wounds on the 16th September 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

34599  Lance Corporal

John

REDDEN

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

34601  Private

Ralph Dawson

RENDALL

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3/2976  Private

John Elder

RICHARDSON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11399  Private

Robert

ROUTH

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24963  Private

Edward

ROWAN

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25560  Private

James

ROWLEY

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

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

12178  Sergeant

Arthur Frederick

RYDER

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20167  Private

John William

SELWAY

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

24972  Private

Frederick

SHAW

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

34579  Private

James Randolph

SHIELLS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11877  Private

James William

SIMMONS

Killed in action on the 19th August 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11559 Private

Robert

SIMPSON

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22110  Lance Corporal

Walter

SMETHURST

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

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

34629  Private

David Robinson

SOUTER

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11211  Private

Sydney

SPENCE

Died of wounds on the 2nd November 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Morley Cemetery

 

22444  Private

Harry

STEADE

Killed in action on the 28th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

34605  Lance Corporal

William Thomas

STEVENS

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

34604  Private

Phillip

TAIT

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

34631  Private

John Joseph

TEED

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Captain

Robert Edward

TENNANT

Killed in action on the 28th August 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

20521  Private

Arthur

THOMPSON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11584  Private

James

THOMPSON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

18194  Lance Corporal

Albert

TILLEY

Killed in action on the 28th August 1916 - Age 40

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

34603  Private

George

TIMMINS

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

34582  Private

John

TURNBULL

Died of wounds on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Bronfay Farm Military Cemetery

 

19239  Private

Samuel

VALLANCE

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

26237 Lance Corporal

John

VOUGLASS

Died of wounds on the 16th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension

 

10820  Corporal

Arthur

WAINWRIGHT

Killed in action on the 17th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25618 Private

Stephens

WARREN

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10788  Lance Corporal

Owen Pearson

WATKINS

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

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

25441 Private

Thomas

WELDON

Killed in action on the 19th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23598  Private

Charles Henry

WHITE

Died of wounds on the 24th August 1916

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

James Russell

WHITTAKER

Killed in action on the 29th August 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

12596  Private

Albert

WILKINSON

Died of wounds on the 7th September 1916 - Age 36

Rest in peace in Bois Guillaume Communal Cemetery

 

26150  Private

William

WILSON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memoria

 

25642  Private

Thomas Henry

WOOD

Died of wounds on the 29th September 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Boosbeck (St Aidan) Cemetery

 

34593  Lance Corporal

Walter

WOOD

Died of wounds on the 16th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11307  Private

Joseph Blake

WOODWARD

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23073  Private

Reginald

WOOF

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

28308  Private

George

WRIGGLESWORTH

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

 

 

20832  Private

Edward

WRIGHT

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

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery