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Pontefract Local History

THE NAMES OF THE FALLEN
IN THE GREAT WAR


As Inscribed on the War Memorial in
All Saint's Churchyard, Pontefract

ADDERLEY, C
AMIES, A.G. - 1/5th Bn York & Lancaster Regiment, died 9/10/1917, buried Tyne Cot Cemetery.
ARCHER, W. - 5th Bn KOYLI, died 4/10/1915, buried Lijssenthoek Cemetery
ATHORN, H. - Royal Army Medical Corps, died 24/07/1918, buried Raperie Cemetery
BAKER, W.
BARBER, F.
BINGLEY, H.
BIRKBY, I.E.
BRAY, W.
BRATLEY C.W. - 13th Bn York & Lancaster Regiment, died 11/04/1918, commemorated Ploegsteer Memorial
BRO*KLEY T.
BROOKES H.T.
BROWN *S.
BURGESS J.
BUTLER *
BURNLEY B. - 8th Bn York & Lancaster Regiment, died 1/7/1916, buried Blighty Valley Cemetery
BUTLER *
BUTLER W.
BUTTERFIELD A. - 5th Bn KOYLI, died 28/03/1918, commemorated Arras Memorial
BARRACLOUGH T. - 15th Bn Durham Light Infantry, died 9/05/1918, commemorated Soissons Memorial
BEAUMONT G.R. - 6th Bn KOYLI, died 23/09/1917, commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial
CARR R. - 483rd Royal Garrison Artillery, died 25/05/1917, buried Boulogne Eastern Cemetery
CHAMBERS, F.
COOKE, C.E. - 1/9th Bn Manchester Regiment, died 24/05/1917, buried St. Server Cemetery
DEAN, G.A. - 12th Bn KOYLI, died 7/04/1917, buried Aubigny Cemetery
DEPLEDGE, G. - Kings Royal Rifle Corps, died 7/06/1917, buried Queant Road Cemetery, Buissy
DIXON, H.
DUCKER, T.
ENGLAND, A.
FEATHER, T.W. - 9th Bn Royal Scots, died 10/04/1917, buried Ste. Catherine Cemetery
FIELDHOUSE, J.A. - 1/5th Bn KOYLI, died 26/07/1917, buried Talana Farm Cemetery
FOX , J.
GARBUTT, H. - 2nd Bn KOYLI, died 18/04/1915, commemorated Menin Gate Memorial Ypres
GARKLICK, J.P. - No.2 Special Coy. Royal Engineers, died 29/08/1918, buried Houchin Cemetery
GELDER, W.D. - 2nd Bn Grenadier Guards, died 28/09/1918, buried Beaumetz Cross Roads Cemetery
GLOVER, J.A.
GORDON, J.A. - 4th Bn Tank Corps, died 20/03/1920, buried Haidar Pasha Cemetery
HARVEY, L.
ARCHER, T.
HAWLEY, G.H.
HEATON, R.
HEELEY, J.H.
HIGGINS, J.
HIGGINS, S. - 9th Bn York & Lancaster Regiment, died 31/10/1918, buried Tezza Cemetery
HILL, A. - 8th Bn York & Lancaster Regiment, died 15/06/1918, buried Granezza Cemetery
HODGSON, J. - 1st Bn Grenadier Guards, died 17/06/1915, buried Gorre cemetery
HOLROYD, W. - 1/5th Bn KOYLI, died 13/06/1917, buried Estaires Cemetery
HOULDER, J.W. - 9th Bn KOYLI, died 03/04/1918, buried Saulcourt Church Yard, Guyencourt-Saulcourt
HOULDER, A. - 2nd Bn KOYLI, died 11/02/1917, buried Ten Tree Alley Cemetery, Puisieux
HOWARD, L.G. - 8th Bn York & Lancaster Regiment, died 01/07/1916, buried Blighty Valley Cemetery
HUGGINS, A. - 7th Bn KOYLI, died 30/11/1917, buried Flesquiers Hill Cemetery
ILLINGWORTH, A. - 8th Bn London Regiment (Post Office Rifles), died 05/04/1917, buried Bedford House Cemetery
JENKINSON, F.W.
JEPSON, C.E. - 1/9th Bn Durham Light Infantry, died 12/09/1918, buried Ruyaul Court Cemetery
JONES, C.
JONES, P.
JONES, W.
GARFORTH, W.H. - 2nd Bn KOYLI, died 11/08/1918, commemorated Vis-En-Artois Memorial
JONES, W.P. - 1/5th Bn KOYLI, died 14/03/1917, buried Pontefract Cemetery
KEIGHLEY, W.S. - 16th Bn Kings Royal Rifle Corps, died 15/07/1916, commemorated Thiepval Memorial
KENWORTHY, W.H. - 5th Bn KOYLI, died 16/04/1918, commemorated Poziers Memorial
KIMMEDY, J. - 7th Bn KOYLI died 30/11/1917, commemorated Cambrai Memorial
LEDGER, J.
LOWDEN, E. - Honourable Artillery Coy, died 09/10/1917, buried New Irish Farm Cemetery
LUND, E.
McDONALD, S. - 1/5th Bn KOYLI, died 26/02/1915, buried Pontefract Cemetery
MACHEN, S.
MAHON, A.J.
MASON, T.
MERCER, J.
MYERS, F. - 1/8th Bn London Regiment (Post Office Rifles), died 23/09/1916, buried Etaples Cemetery
O’LEARY, A.G.W. - 6th Bn York & Lancaster Regiment, died 09/08/1915, commemorated Helles Memorial
O’LEARY, H.F. - 2nd Bn York & Lancaster Regiment, died 11/08/1915, buried Lijssenthoek Cemetery
PARKER, F.
PARKIN, J.T. - 2/7th Bn KOYLI, died 18/05/1915, buried Carrington (St. John) Churchyard
PETTITT, H.
RICHARDSON, W.
POINTON, F.
RUSHFORTH, G.
SCARTH, E. - B Bty, 87th Bde Royal Field Artillery, died 09/05/1918, buried Boulogne Eastern Cemetery
SCOTT, W.
SHAT, G.
SHERBURN, A.
SHIPLEY, A.H.B. - A Coy. 6th Bn Yorkshire Regiment, died 27/09/1916, commemorated Thiepval Memorial
SIMPSON, A.
SLATER, F.
SMITH, G.
SMITH, G.E.
STRANGEWARD, O.
SYKES, H.
TATE, J.J.
TAYLOR, H. - 5th Bn KOYLI, died 14/06/1915, buried Boulogne Eastern Cemetery
TAYLOR, J*
TAYLOR, T.
TANKARD, G. - 12th Bn West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales Own), died 10/12/1915, buried Etaples Cemetery
FLYNN, M.
TERRY, F. - 9th Bn KOYLI, died 01/07/1916, commemorated Thiepval Memorial
THEXTON, P.
THOMPSON, G.A. - 5th Bn KOYLI, 28/05/1918, buried Bienvillers Cemetery
THOMPSON, A.V.
TURNER, E.
TURNER, G.H.
TURNER, J.J.
WADSWORTHW, J.H.
WAGNER, S.L. - 20th Bn Durham Light Infantry, died 25/03/1918, buried Puchevillers Cemetery
WAITE, G.A.
WALKER, W.H.
WATERTON, W. - 13th Bn Leicestershire Regiment (transferred to 182nd Coy. Labour Corps), died 28/02/1919, buried Terlincthun Cemetery, Wimille
WESTWOOD, J. - 12th Bn Royal Irish Rifles, died 10/08/1917, commemorated Menin Gate Memorial Ypres
WILBY, W.
WILEMAN, J.T.
WILSON, G.
WOOBY, V.W.
WOOD, F.W. - 26th Bn Middlesex Regiment, died 10/11/1918, buried Mikra Cemetery Kalamaria
WALKER, J.W. - 5th Bn KOYLI, died 27/03/1918, commemorated Arras Memorial.

Names recorded and submitted by Eric Jackson.


Abbrevations used:

KOYLI - Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry: | Coy. – Company: | Bn. – Battalion:
Bty. – Battery: | Bde. – Brigade


I would welcome any further/additional information on any of the above soldiers so that a permanent record of the Pontefract War Dead can be compiled before memories fade and facts are lost forever.

Eric Jackson
eric (at) alexspost.plus.com


 

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