Attested 17 May 1915 – Medal Index Card British War Medal and Victory Medal with 1st Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment – Posted 1st Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment 01 June 1916 – Gun Shot Wound Back 01 July 1916 – Wounded Casualty List North Eastern Daily Gazette for Middlesbrough 24 August 1916 – East Yorkshire Regiment Posted wounded Snapper September 1916 – Embarked for England Trench Feet 17 January 1917 – Entered France 11 June 1917 – Posted 11th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment 07 July 1917 – Documents Available – Effects to widow Louisa – Commemorated Howden and District War Memorial
11th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment
Killed in Action
I. C. 19. CAESTRE MILITARY Cemetery
Next of Kin
Son of Robert and Ellen Elizabeth Hornshaw, of Asselby. Howden; husband of Louisa Hornshaw, of Thorpe Hall, Howden, Yorks.