TADCASTER

BOLTON PERCY WW1 WAR MEMORIAL

ABBEY  ---  JEWITT

ABBEY Ernest DETAILS ON AUSTRALIAN PAGE CLICK HERE

BARFF Zacharius Robert

Private 3/7729 2nd Bn Yorkshire Regiment KIA 31/03/1917 Aged 26. Born Mickleby near Whitby 1891. Son of Robert and Tamar Ann Robinson Died 1899 Married Pickering 1892. Robert Remmaried Tadcaster 1903 to Mary Fisher. Husband of Jane Spedding Married Sunderland 1914. 1911  Named after his Grandfather Zacharius Cass Born 1840. Enlisted Middlesborough. Memorial Bolton Percy. 

Remembered Arras Memorial France

LONG James 

Private 50213 25th Bn Tyneside Irish Northumberland Fusiliers KIA 25/04/1917 Aged 39. Born Dewsbury 1878. Son of Francis Born Ireland and Ellen Firth Married Dewsbury All Saints Church 17/03/1860. Born Dewsbury Husband of Emma Abbey Married Bolton Percy 1907 One Son Herbert. Residance 1911 Bolton Percy Farm Labourer. Memorial Bolton Percy. Tyneside Irish Rememberance Book Dublin.

Remembered Arras Memorial France.

BANKS James

Gunner 122593 261st Royal Garrison Artillery DOW 17/08/1917 Aged 22. Born Pudsey 26/10/1893 Baptised St Lawrence Pudsey26/11/1893. Son of William Henry and Mary Rebecca Jackson Married Knaresbrough 1891. Enlisted Leeds. 1911 at Boarding School Uppingham Rutland.  Memorial Bolton Percy.

Laid to Rest Mendinghem Military Cemetery Belgium

BLACKER Harold

Lance Corporal 23102 1/4th Bn Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry KIA 3rd Battle Ypres 21/10/1917 Aged 21.Born Healaugh near Tadcaster. Son of Arthur John Born Sheffield 1853 and Fanny Stead Born Tickhill nr Doncaster 1855 Married St George Leeds 1879 (Now St George Crypt Homless Shelter). Enlisted York Landed France 17/06/1915. Memorial Healaugh / Bolton Percy. 

Note the Leeds Pals 15th West Yorkshire cap badge.

Remembered Tyne Cot Memorial Belgium.

FOUNTAIN John William

Private H/4722 18th Bn Queen Marys Own Hussars KIA 21/11/1917 Aged 33. Born Stutton near Tadcaster 1884. Son of Richard and Emma Ann Kidd Married 1883 Pocklington. Enlisted York. Memorial Bolton Percy. Brother Alfred Remembered on Bolton Percy Memorial. 

Laid to Rest Flesquieres Hill British Cemetery France.

 

Atkinson John Edward

Private 41204 2/4th Bn York and Lancaster Regiment DOW Bourlon Wood 23/11/1917 Aged 22. Born Headingley March 1895. Son of Richard and Jane Knaggs Married Headingley Parish Church 1894. Residence 1911 Old Rectory Cottages Bolton Percy. Enlisted 04/05/1915 Hull East Riding Yeomanry 2010. Left Davenport 29/09/16 Landed Salonika Greece 03/10/1916.Transferred to York Lancasters 11/10/1916. Hospital in Malta 01/01/1917. Landed Bolougne 29/07/1917. Gun Shot Wounds to Chest 22/11/1917. Johns service record gives details of the Brigade Officer 0n the 30/11/1917 sending to the Adjutent of the 3rd York and Lancs a note of James being Laid to Rest SW of Brickfield K9 b or 6 4 5. facing South the names left to right were

Jones Otto Hamilton 2nd Liueteneant Irish Rifles         Mepham Henry Private Royal Irish Rifles     Spencer Harry Private Royal Welsh Fusiliers 

Atkinson John Edward And a J Morgan 12395 13th Bn East Yorkshire Regiment No record.

Medals sent to R Britania Inn Hemingbrough near Selby 1919. Remembered Cambrai Memorial Louverval France.

DICKINSON Henry

Shoeing Smith 186504 Royal Horse And Royal Field Artillery DOW 24/10/1918 Aged 36. Born Colton Nr Tadcaster 1881. Son of Benjamin and Ellen Dean Died 1889 Aged 38 Married Tadcaster 1873 Remarried to Hannah Pullan Married Tadcaster 1890. Husband of Hannah Abbey Married Thomas Percy Upton Paddington 1900 Daughter Ethel Born London 1901. Henry Married Hannah Bolton Percy 1907 Son Benjamin Born 1910. Enlisted Aldershot 21st Yorks Hussars 2694

Laid to Rest St Sever Cemetery Extension Rouen.

"REMEMBERED MOST BY THOSE WHO LOVED HIM"

JEWITT Joseph

Secound Lieutenant 1/7th West Yorkshire Regiment KIA 01/11/1918 Aged 23. Born 1896 Bolton Percy. Son of Prince Jewitt and Mary Helen Jackson Married Tadcaster 1891. 1911 Joseph was a farmer at the familys farm, Manor Farm Bolton Percy.

Laid to Rest Famars Communal Cemetery France.