Attested 05 September 1914 Wenlock Barracks Anlaby Road Hull – North Newington Church Roll of Honour 5 October 1914 Hull Daily News – Medal Index Card entered Egypt 22 December 1915 with 10th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment – Entered Marseilles France 8 March 1916 – The first casualty being killed at dusk on the second day in the line by a Minnie. (P 62 10th Battalion History) – Mentioned page 134 This Righteous War – Effects to widow Hannah – Documents Available – Photograph page 68 Hull Pals – Commemorated East Yorkshire Regiment War Memorial Beverley Minster East Yorkshire – Commemorated Holy Trinity Hull Golden Book of Remembrance
10th Battalion C Coy East Yorkshire Regiment
Anlaby Common East Yorkshire
Killed in Action
II. B. 25. AUCHONVILLERS MILITARY Cemetery Somme France
Next of Kin
Son of George William and Kate Horsfield, of 12, Curzon Street, Newington, Hull.
29 March 1916