Attested 15 December 1914 at City Hall Hull – Posted to 3rd Battalion at Hedon 17 December 1914 – Medal Index Card British War Medal and Victory Medal entered France 28 April 1915 – Posted 2nd Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment 28 April 1915 – 2nd Battalion joined in the field at hutments North West of Ypres 30 April 1915 – Documents Available- Effects to father Thomas – Photo and write up
2nd Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment
Killed in Action
Commemorated on panel 21 and 31 the Menin gate Ypres Memorial Ieper Belgium.
Next of Kin
5 James Place Mason Street Hull - Son of Thomas and Margaret Ann Crossland, of 22, Lockwood Terrace, Lockwood Street, Hull.