Attested 28 March 1911 with the 4th Battalion at Londesborough Street Barracks Hull – Embodied 5 August 1914 – Medal Index Card Entered Boulogne France 17 April 1915 with 1/4th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment – 1/4th Battalion wounded 25 April 1915 – Posted wounded Snapper June 1915 – Posted wounded and missing Snapper July 1915 – Epworth Street Hull Roll of Honour Hull Daily Mail 28 November 1916 – Effects to widow Florence for self and children – Commemorated East Yorkshire Regiment War Memorial Beverley Minster East Yorkshire – Commemorated Holy Trinity Hull Golden Book of Remembrance
1/4th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment
Killed in Action
Commemorated on panel 21 and 31 the Menin gate Ypres Memorial Ieper Belgium.
Next of Kin
2 Normans Rerrace Campbell Street Hull - 4 Appeleby Terrace St Pauls Street Hull - 4 Epworth Grove Epworth Street Hull