East Yorkshire Regiment Second Lieutenant Transferred from Reserve Battalions to Service Battalions dated 28 December 1915 – To be Temporary 2nd Lieutenant East Yorkshire Regiment dated 28 December 1915 London Gazette 3 January 1916 – Medal Index Card British War Medal and Victory Medal – Entered France 25 August 1916 – Missing believed Killed casualty list Newcastle Journal 08 March 1917 – Previously reported missing now reported Killed Hull Daily Mail 15 March 1917 – Killed in an attack on Berg Graben died in the sunken road
10th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment
27 February 1917
III. L. 2. EUSTON ROAD Cemetery, COLINCAMPS France
Next of Kin
Son of Albert Edwin and Mary Ann Fricker, of Close Cottage, Rodbourne Cheney, Swindon. Bachelor of Science, London University.