Formerly 4/5999 Norfolk Regiment – Re-numbered 202959 – Medal Index Card British War Medal and Victory Medal with 1/4th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment – Posted East Yorkshire Regiment 14 October 1916 1/4th Battalion War Diary – Posted 8th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment – East Yorkshire Regiment Posted wounded Snapper January 1917 – Effects to widow Florence – Commemorated East Yorkshire Regiment War Memorial Beverley Minster East Yorkshire – Commemorated Dersingham War Memorial and Roll of Honour
8th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment
Killed in Action
Commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial Pier and face C2 Somme France.
Next of Kin
Son of Harry and Harriet Cross, of Holly Cottage, Dersingham husband of Florence Rachel Cross, of Malt Cottages, Dersingham, Norfolk.
17 November 1915