Attested 01 December 1914 at City Hall Hull – Medal Index Card entered Egypt 29 December 1915 with 13th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment – Entered Marseilles France 8 March 1916 – 13th Battalion Promoted Corporal 8 September 1916 – 13th Battalion reported missing 13th November 1916 – Missing Casualty List Hull Daily News 09 January 1917 – East Yorkshire Regiment Posted missing Snapper February 1917 – Previously reported missing now reported killed casualty list Hull Daily Mail 11 August 1917 – Originally buried John Copse Cemetery Number 2 – Documents Available – Effects to widow Alice for self and children – Commemorated East Yorkshire Regiment War Memorial Beverley Minster East Yorkshire
John William (Jack)
13th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment
Killed in Action
III. T. 5. EUSTON ROAD Cemetery, COLINCAMPS Somme France
Next of Kin
5 Ivy Villas Barnsley Street Hull - Husband of Alice Daddy, of 38, Alaska Street, Buckingham Street, Holderness Road, Hull.