Attested 4 September 1914 3rd Battalion Special Reserve at Hull – Medal Index Card entered France 15 January 1915 with 2nd Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment – West Parade Hull Roll of Honour 14 October 1916 Hull Daily Mail – Effects to widow Hannah for self and children – Commemorated East Yorkshire Regiment War Memorial Beverley Minster East Yorkshire – Commemorated Holy Trinity Hull Golden Book of Remembrance
2nd Battalion D Coy East Yorkshire Regiment
Killed in Action
Commemorated on panel 21 and 31 the Menin gate Ypres Memorial Ieper Belgium.
Next of Kin
Husband of Hannah Holmes, of 2, Bates Terrace, West Parade, Spring Bank, Hull.