BATTLE OF THE SOMME

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West Yorkshire Regiment

1/6th Battalion

Prince of Wales's Own

(WEST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT)

146th Brigade / 49th (West Riding) Division

 

1st July : Thiepval Wood. Attack of Thiepval in the afternoon.

2nd July : Aveluy Wood.

3rd July : Martinsart.

5th July : Hedauville.

7th July : Martinsart Wood / South of Aveluy Wood.

8th July : Crucifix Corner (Aveluy).

9th-15th July : Tours in line in Leipzig Salient. In action with 1/7th West Yorkshire on the 14th-15th July.

16th July : Authuille Wood.

27th July : Forceville.

3rd-17th August : Tours in line in Leipzig Salient.

18th August : Lealvillers.

26th August : Aveluy-Authuille.

2nd September : Aveluy Wood.

3rd September : Attack towards St Pierre-Divion.

4th September : Forceville.

18th September : Hedauville.

20th September : In front line Thiepval sector.

26th September : Attack and capture of Thiepval.

27th September : Englebelmer.

29th September : Arqueves.

29th September : Authuille / Martinsart Wood.

30th September : Halloy.

*******

October-November : Tours in line in Hannescamps sector.

 

229 names

5481    Lance Corporal

Arthur

ACKROYD

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

240797     Private

William

AIKMAN

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2426     Lance Corporal

William Hylbert

ALLUM

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Rest in peace in Connaught Cemetery

 

26216    Private

John Thomas

ANDERSON

Detached from The 12th West Yorkshire

Died of wounds on the 28th August 1916

Rest in peace in Varennes Military Cemetery

1874     Private

Frederick John

ANDREWS

Died of wounds on the 7th July 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

7155    Private

Bertram

ANKERS

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3/12640    Private

George

ARMSTRONG

Detached from The 20th Durham Light Infantry

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

7040    Private

Robert Chandler

ARROWSMITH

Killed in action on the 23rd November 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Hannescamps New Military Cemetery

 

1226    Private

Clarence

ASHLEY

Killed in action on the 12th July 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

4677    Private

Jesse

ATTWOOD

Killed in action on the 7th July 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Norfolk Cemetery

 

4491    Private

Frank

BAILEY

Killed in action on the 14th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1751    Private

John William

BANKS

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

1126    Private

John William

BANNISTER

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1483    Lance Corporal

Stephen

BARKER

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2789    Lance Corporal

William

BARNETT

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

241606    Private

Fred

BARRACLOUGH

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2990     Private

Ernest

BAXTER

Died of wounds on the 5th September 1916

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

834   Corporal

William

BAXTER

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4937    Private

John

BECKETT

Killed in action on the 11th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

241236    Private

Frederick

BELL

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4775    Private

Ernest

BIRCH

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Authuile Military Cemetery

 

4481    Private

Frederick

BLAKEY

Killed in action on the 20th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2070    Private

Arthur Kenneth

BLOOMER

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

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

3048    Private

Herbert

BOOTH

Killed in action on the 2nd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

526     Private

Edgar

BOYLE

Died of wounds on the 5th September 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Forceville Communal Cemetery & Ext.

 

2585    Private

John William

BRACEWELL

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

Rest in peace in Authuile Military Cemetery

 

1756    Private

Thomas

BRADLEY, MM

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2733    Corporal

John Henry

BROADLEY

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

240732     Private

Albert Percy

BROGDEN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Connaught Cemetery

 

240502    Private

Frank

BROOKS

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4265    Private

Harry

BROWN

Died of wounds on the 13th August 1916 - Age 17

Rest in peace in Varennes Military Cemetery

 

3441    Private

Frank

BUCKLEY

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2793    Lance Corporal

Albert Harry

BURD

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

3/12313    Private

John

BURDESS

Detached from The 20th Durham Light Infantry

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

240147    Private

Harry

BUTLER

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4524    Private

James

CAFFERTY

Died of wounds on the 10th July 1916

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

4405    Private

Frederick

CAINE

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Rest in peace in Mill Road Cemetery

 

4251    Private

William Benjamin

CARR

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

743    Lance Corporal

Ramsey

CARRADICE

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4217    Private

John

CHILD

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4215    Private

William

CLAREY

Died of wounds on the 25th July 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

1613    Private

Edward

CLARK

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

241162    Private

Samuel

CLARK

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4575    Private

John

CLAVEN

Killed in action on the 7th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4734    Private

Harold

CLOSE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n1

 

30185     Private

Thomas William

COLLINGWOOD

Detached from The 18th Durham Light Infantry

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

Rest in peace in Authuile Military Cemetery

4499    Private

William

COOPE

Killed in action on the 7th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

6545    Private

Frederick

COUSINS

Killed in action on the 22nd October 1916

Rest in peace in Foncquevillers Military Cemetery

 

3004    Drummer

Stanley

COUSINS

Died of wounds on the 2nd July 1916

Rest in peace in Bouzincourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

4592    Private

Bernard

COYNE

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Rest in peace in Mill Road Cemetery

 

4931    Private

Ede

CRABTREE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1651    Private

William

CRAVEN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

4946    Private

Asa

CURTIS

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2647    Private

Frank

DALE

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3804    Private

Stephen

DOBSON

Died of wounds on the 5th July 1916 - Age 38

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Neville

DODD

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

2329    Private

Edward Patrick

DOOLEY

Killed in action on the 4th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4546     Private

Frank

DUNN

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Rest in peace in Authuile Military Cemetery

 

2853    Private

Joseph

DUNN

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2589    Private

Frederick Selby

DYSON

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3325    Private

Willie

EARNSHAW

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

Rest in peace in Bradford (Scholemoor) Cemetery

 

2532    Lance Corporal

George

EDMONDSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Rest in peace in Mill Road Cemetery

 

3221    Private

Joseph Bernard

EDMONDSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

241648    Private

Leonard

FARNISH

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3307    Private

Thomas

FARRAR

Killed in action on the 2nd July 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

242181    Private

Ernest

FEATHER

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2403    Sergeant

Sydney Watson

FEATHERSTONE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Aveluy Wood Cemetery

 

3508    Private

Thomas

FELL

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

241516    Private

Robert

FIELDHOUSE

Killed in action on the 2nd July 1916 - Age 36

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

2691    Lance Corporal

Robert

FORBES

Killed in action on the 12th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

30724   Private

Harold

FRATER

Detached from The 20th Durham Light Infantry

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

240123    Lance Corporal

James Mitchell

FRYER

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4047     Lance Corporal

Raistrick

FULLER

Killed in action on the 14th August 1916

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

3176    Private

Alfred

GAWTHORPE

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Alcwyn Morland

GIBSON

Detached from The 1/7th West Yorkshire

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

4564    Private

Arthur

GILL

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 18

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

240067    Sergeant

Norman

GILL

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2305    Corporal

Lancelot

GREENWOOD

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4235    Private

Ernest

HAIGH

Killed in action on the 14th August 1916

Rest in peace in Authuile Military Cemetery

 

3344    Private

William

HAIGH

Killed in action on the 4th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3796    Private

Edmund

HALEY

Died of wounds on the 18th August 1916

Rest in peace in Wimereux Communal Cemetery

 

3627    Corporal

Arthur

HALL

Killed in action on the 23rd November 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Hannescamps New Military Cemetery

 

2844    Corporal

William Frederick

HALL

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Aveluy Wood Cemetery

 

3562    Private

Joseph

HALLIDAY

Killed in action on the 22nd October 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Foncquevillers Military Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Clarence Rucil

HARPER

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

Rest in peace in Blighty Valley Cemetery

 

242184    Private

Miles

HARPER

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Mill Road Cemetery

 

4715    Private

John William

HARTLEY

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916

Rest in peace in Aveluy Wood Cemetery

 

5611    Private

Willie

HARVEY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4884    Private

Walter Bottomley

HASTE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1399    Private

Donald Henry

HEARN

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916

Rest in peace in Blighty Valley Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Stanley Tomlinson

HEATON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1752    Lance Corporal

Alfred

HELLIWELL

Killed in action on the 14th August 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

1158    Lance Corporal

Robert

HELLIWELL

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2584    Corporal

Arthur

HEMSLEY

Died of wounds on the 8th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

31441   Private

John

HENDERSON

Detached from The 20th Durham Light Infantry

Killed in action on the 21st July 1916

Rest in peace in Blighty Valley Cemetery

Second Lieutenant

Cuthbert George

HIGGINS

Died of wounds on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1876    Private

Edward

HIGGINS

Killed in action on the 12th July 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

2858    Private

Harry

HOLGATE

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1471    Private

Richard

HOLGATE

Killed in action on the 29th August 1916

Rest in peace in Aveluy Wood Cemetery

 

3940    Private

Edgar Stephenson

HOLMES

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916

Rest in peace in Mill Road Cemetery

 

4226    Private

Harry

HOLMES

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916 - Age 36

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4201    Private

Arthur

HOPWOOD

Killed in action on the 28th August 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

241841    Private

William

HORGAN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Mill Road Cemetery

 

1530    Private

Fred

HORN

Died of wounds on the 22nd July 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Bradford (Scholemoor) Cemetery

 

4754    Private

Charlie

HORNSBY

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4615    Private

Harry

HORSFIELD

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2618    Private

Joseph William

HOWKER

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916

Rest in peace in Hamel Military Cemetery

 

4408    Private

James Henry

HUDSON

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4252    Private

Thomas

HUMPLEBY

Died of wounds on the 13th July 1916 - Age 38

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

30925   Private

John

HUNTER

Detached from The 20th Durham Light Infantry

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

7121    Private

George Edward

HUNTINGTON

Killed in action on the 22nd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1155    Private

Percy

HUSTWICK

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4285    Private

Horace

HUTCHINSON

Died of wounds on the 10th July 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Abbeville Communal Cemetery

 

4470    Private

Albert

IMESON

Killed in action on the 14th August 1916

Rest in peace in Authuile Military Cemetery

 

3005    Sergeant

Jack

INGHAM

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

240552    Private

Arthur

JACKSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

240182    Private

Vernon

JACKSON

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

241732    Private

Sylvester

JAGGER

Killed in action on the 2nd July 1916 - Age 17

Rest in peace in Bouzincourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

5523    Private

George

JENKINS

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Mill Road Cemetery

 

30738    Private

Richard

JENNINGS

Detached from The 20th Durham Light Infantry

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

Rest in peace in Caudry Old Communal Cemetery

4505    Private

Alfred

JOHNSON

Killed in action on the 9th July 1916 - Age 18

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2240    Private

Edward

JOHNSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1866    Lance Corporal

William Henry

JONES

Killed in action on the 9th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1473    Private

Frank

JORDON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2693    Private

Daniel

KALAHER

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3933    Private

George

KAYE

Killed in action on the 2nd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4182    Private

John

KAYE

Killed in action on the 9th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4789    Private

Fred

KENWORTHY

Killed in action on the 2nd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2300    Private

James

KING

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Mill Road Cemetery

 

4526    Private

Walter

KING

Died of wounds on the 7th August 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Forceville Communal Cemetery & Ext.

 

30808    Private

William Robert

LAKE

Detached from The 20th Durham Light Infantry

Died of wounds on the 15th August 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

1672    Private

Percy

LAMBERT

Killed in action on the 7th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23844    Private

Kenneth

LAW

Detached from The 12th West Yorkshire

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Mill Road Cemetery

2668    Lance Corporal

Alfred

LAYCOCK

Killed in action on the 16th August 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Blighty Valley Cemetery

 

2763    Private

Anthony

LEE

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2281    Lance Corporal

Samuel

LEE

Died of wounds on the 8th September 1916

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

2468    Corporal

Albert Edward

LENNON

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Aveluy Wood Cemetery

 

3323    Private

Allen

LIGHTOWLER

Died of wounds on the 14th September 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

4940    Private

Fred

LONGSTAFF

Killed in action on the 21st July 1916

Rest in peace in Blighty Valley Cemetery

 

4654    Private

John

MARTIN

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2297    Private

Charles

MATTHEWMAN

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1277    Corporal

Frank

MATTHEWMAN

Killed in action on the 21st July 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Blighty Valley Cemetery

 

5506    Private

Samuel

MAWSON

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

Rest in peace in Blighty Valley Cemetery

 

2077    Lance Corporal

John William

McGRATH

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Charles Henry

MITCHELL

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Mill Road Cemetery

 

2573    Private

Joseph

MITCHELL

Died of wounds on the 4th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

3736    Private

Samuel

MODLEY

Killed in action on the 12th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1630    Private

Avon

MOORE

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Rest in peace in Connaught Cemetery

 

7292    Private

Percy

MOORE

Killed in action on the 8th November 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Warlincourt Halte British Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Richard

MOORE

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

Rest in peace in Blighty Valley Cemetery

 

1614    Private

Francis

MORAN

Killed in action on the 28th August 1916

Rest in peace in Aveluy Wood Cemetery

 

242754    Private

Matthew

MORLAND

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4409    Private

John William

MORTON

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5550    Private

Wilfred

MUSHAM

Killed in action on the 15th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1289    Private

Joshua Parkinson

MYERS

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

Rest in peace in Hannescamps New Military Cemetery

 

4376    Private

Harry

NAYLOR

Died of wounds on the 29th August 1916

Rest in peace in Aveluy Wood Cemetery

 

3902    Private

Ernest

NICHOLSON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3691    Lance Corporal

Stewart

NICHOLSON

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

728    Private

Francis

NOLAN

Killed in action on the 23rd November 1916

Rest in peace in Hannescamps New Military Cemetery

 

7150    Private

John

O'BRIEN, MM

Killed in action on the 23rd November 1916 - Age 36

Rest in peace in Hannescamps New Military Cemetery

 

Captain

James Leslie

ODDY

Died of wounds on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

17413    Private

Henry Thomas

OWSTON

Detached from The 12th West Yorkshire

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 38

Rest in peace in Authuile Military Cemetery

4623    Private

George

PADLEY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3503    Private

Albert

PARKINSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1659    Private

Robert Harry

PARKINSON

Killed in action on the 21st July 1916 - Age 17

Rest in peace in Blighty Valley Cemetery

 

3171    Private

William

PARKINSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

240482    Private

Edwin

PARRATT

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2830    Lance Corporal

Ernest Edward

PATEFIELD

Died of wounds on the 20th July 1916 - Age 42

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

241779    Lance Corporal

Cyril

PEARCE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

7131    Private

William Charles

PHELPS

Killed in action on the 22nd October 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Foncquevillers Military Cemetery

 

3361    Private

William

PHILLIPS

Died of wounds on the 17th August 1916

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

23/25    Private

John

POTTS

Detached from The 19th Durham Light Infantry

Killed in action on the 11th August 1916

Rest in peace in Authuile Military Cemetery

4402    Private

James

PRITCHARD

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

241763    Private

Harry

RAIN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 18

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1145    Sergeant

Charles

RAWLINGS

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n1

 

4458    Private

James

RAYNER

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916 - Age 36

Rest in peace in Aveluy Wood Cemetery

 

3117    Private

Harold

REECE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4269    Private

Frederick

RENNEY

Died of wounds on the 4th July 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

4000    Lance Corporal

Eldred Mallard

RESTALL

Died of wounds on the 29th August 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Forceville Communal Cemetery & Ext.

 

3100    Private

John William

REYNOLDS

Died of wounds on the 16th September 1916

Rest in peace in Bradford (Bowling) Cemetery

 

4588    Private

Percy

RHODES

Died of wounds on the 12th July 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Ste Marie Cemetery

 

7132    Private

Albert

RICHARDSON

Killed in action on the 23rd November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21/260     Private

Robert

RICHMOND

Detached from The 18th Durham Light Infantry

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Mill Road Cemetery

6558    Private

Ernest

RILEY

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

Rest in peace in Hannescamps New Military Cemetery

 

4672    Private

Simpson

ROBERTSHAW

Died of wounds on the 24th July 1916

Rest in peace in Blighty Valley Cemetery

 

7076    Private

George William

ROBSON

Killed in action on the 23rd November 1916

Rest in peace in Hannescamps New Military Cemetery

 

2766    Private

Frederick Gilbert

ROSS

Died of wounds on the 6th July 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Doullens Communal Cemetery Ext. n1

 

241820    Private

James

RUDDEN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1880    Private

Eric

RUSHTON

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

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

7259    Private

Jeptha

SAWYER

Killed in action on the 22nd October 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Foncquevillers Military Cemetery

 

2626    Sergeant

Joseph

SAYERS, DCM

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Lieutenant Colonel

Charles Edward

SCOTT

Died of wounds on the 9th August 1916 - Age 49

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Walter Talbot

SENIOR

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Connaught Cemetery

 

1173    Private

Bernard

SILSBY

Killed in action on the 12th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1773    Company Quatermaster Sergeant

George Cuthbert

SIMPSON, DCM

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 37

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

241237    Private

Albert Archer

SMITH

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Connaught Cemetery

 

4899    Private

Wilson

SPENCER

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 - Age 39

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1626    Private

John

STANSFIELD

Killed in action on the 22nd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3619    Private

Edgar

STEVENSON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Harrison Lethem

STOREY

Died of wounds on the 12th September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Bradford (Undercliffe) Cemetery

 

28090    Private

Clarence

STRINGER

Detached from The 12th West Yorkshire

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 35

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

240551    Private

Arnold

SUTCLIFFE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n1

 

7184    Private

Robert

SWAN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 34

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

30490    Private

John George

TAYLOR

Detached from The 20th Durham Light Infantry

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

2316    Private

Willie

THOMPSON

Killed in action on the 12th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

240272    Private

Sydney

THORNTON

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2917    Corporal

Willie

THORNTON

Killed in action on the 22nd October 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Foncquevillers Military Cemetery

 

28187     Private

William

THWAITES

Detached from The 19th Durham Light Infantry

Killed in action on the 21st July 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Blighty Valley Cemetery

2590    Private

Frederick

TINDALL

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3657    Lance Corporal

John

TOMLINSON

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

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

1593    Lance Corporal

John

TOMLINSON

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1236    Lance Corporal

Edward

TONG

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Lieutenant

Ernest Edward

TURNER

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2115    Lance Corporal

Noah

TURPIN

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4697    Private

Sam

TUXFORD

Died of wounds on the 7th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3789     Private

James Edward

WADE

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916

Rest in peace in Aveluy Wood Cemetery

 

4190    Private

Richard

WALKER

Died of wounds on the 15th July 1916 - Age 36

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

1235    Private

John William

WARDELL

Died of wounds on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

1458    Sergeant

Walter

WASTENEY

Died of wounds on the 17th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Doullens Communal Cemetery Ext. n1

 

2460    Sergeant

Harold Rawnsley

WATMOUGH

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

904    Sergeant

Eric Thomas

WATSON

Killed in action on the 23rd November 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Hannescamps New Military Cemetery

 

4559    Private

George

WIGNALL

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5484     Private

George

WILD

Killed in action on the 15th August 1916

Rest in peace in Blighty Valley Cemetery

 

30484    Private

James

WILKIN

Detached from The 20th Durham Light Infantry

Died of wounds on the 5th September 1916

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

1266    Lance Corporal

Edgar James

WILKINSON, DCM

Killed in action on the 11th August 1916

Rest in peace in Authuile Military Cemetery

 

242192    Private

James

WILSON

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2928    Private

Harry

WOOD

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2749    Private

James

WOODHOUSE

Died of wounds on the 19th July 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Bradford (Bowling) Cemetery

 

 

 

4544    Private

George Shields

YOUNG

Died of wounds on the 29th November 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Warlincourt Halte British Cemetery

 

 

 

MEN SERVING IN OTHER UNITS

4427    Private

James

DUCKWORTH

146th Machine Gun Company

Died of wounds on the 4th September 1916 - Age 41

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

1704    Private

John

ONIONS

146th Machine Gun Company

Died of wounds on the 11th September 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Doullens Communal Cemetery Ext. n1

5630     Private

Joe Sykes

SWIFT

1/8th West Yorkshire

Died of wounds on the 22nd August 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery