Service Number
12th/0142
Rank
Lance Corporal
Firstname
Joseph
Lastname
Tunnicliffe
Battalion
7th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment
Notes

Attested 14 September 1914 at Central Recruiting Office City Hall Hull – Initial training in Hull at Pearson Park and in March 1915 to South Dalton Camp East Riding of Yorkshire – In May 1915 the 12th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment joined the 92nd Infantry Brigade of the 31st Division and moved for Divisional training to Penkridge Bank Camp near Rugeley, 18 June 1915 on to South Camp Ripon and then to No 2 camp Hurdcott near Fovant Salisbury – Medal Index Card entered Egypt 28 December 1915 with 12th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment – Entered Marseilles France 8 March 1916 – Arrived Bertrancourt on the Somme 2 April 1916 – East Yorkshire Regiment Posted wounded Snapper July 1916 – Posted 7th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment – Documents Available – Effects to Mother Elizabeth Chapman – Commemorated East Yorkshire Regiment War Memorial Beverley Minster East Yorkshire

Age
24
Birthplace
Derby
Enlisted
Hull
Residence
Derby
How Died
Killed in Action
Memorial
I. F. 21. HERMIES HILL BRITISH CEMETERY Rue Saint-Michel, 62147 Hermies, France
Next of Kin
Son of Mrs. E. Chapman, of 41, William Street, Derby.
Date Died
12 January 1918