Attested 9 November 1914 – Medal Index Card entered France 17 October 1915 with 8th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment – Wounded July 1916 on the Somme – Wounded casualty list Hull Daily Mail 9 August 1916 – Posted wounded Snapper September 1916 – Killed in Action Salonika 14th Battalion Liverpool Regiment 56199 – 30 August 1917
8th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment
Killed in Action
D. 822. KARASOULI Military Cemetery
Next of Kin
Son of William and Alice Akester, of Hull; husband of Mrs. E. E. Akester, of 68, Church St., Drypool, Hull.