On Friday 6th November 1914 the Bradford Daily Telegraph published a list of the first 1000 men to enlist in what was to become the 16th Battalion (1st Bradford Pals).
 
Listed here Surnames beginning E with further detail.
 
EASTERBY. Albert – Dyer’s Labourer
 
MIC: Pte 16/745 – K in A
 
b. Bradford 1895. Son of John and Selina Easterby.
 
1911: 47 West Park Road, Bradford. Age 16. Dyer.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 47 West Park Road, Bradford.
 
d. 1/7/1916
CWGC: EASTERBY, ALBERT
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/745
Date of Death: 01/07/1916 Age: 22
Regiment: 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Additional Information: Son of John and Selina Easterby, of 47, West Park Rd., Girlington, Bradford, Yorks.
 
EDMONDSON, Albert – Clerk
 
MIC: Pte 16/174 – Class Z.
 
b. Bradford 1894. Son of Thomas and Mary Hannah Edmondson.
 
1911: 21 Idle Road, Undercliffe, Bradford. Age 17 “Office Boy”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 21 Idle Road, Undercliffe, Bradford
 
d. u/k
 
EDMONDSON, George – Dyer’s Labourer
 
MIC: Pte 626 – RDC 68198 – Disch.
 
b. Bradford 1889. Son of Alexander and Annie E. Edmondson.
 
1911: 137 Picton Street, Bradford. Age 22 “Dyer’s Operative”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 23 Jesse Street, Bradford.
 
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EDMONDSON, Harry – Jewellery Salesman
 
MIC: SGT 16/86 – Labour Corps 238916 – Class Z 26.3.19
 
b. u/k
 
1911: not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 29 Waller Street, Bolton Woods, Bradford. Sgt 16 West Yorks.
 
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EDMONDSON, Willie – Labourer
 
MIC: Pte 16/902 – Died of Wds
 
b. Bradford 1898. Son of Joseph and Elizabeth Edmondson.
 
1911: 28 Dartmouth Terrace, Manningham, Bradford. Alfred Willie Edmondson Age 13 “School”
 
Service Records:
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 31 Garfield Avenue, Bradford
 
d. 11/11/1916
CWGC: EDMODSON, WILLIE
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/902
Date of Death: 11/11/1916 Age: 19
Regiment: 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Cemetery: SHIPLEY (NAB WOOD) CEMETERY
Additional Information: Son of Joseph and Elizabeth Edmondson, of 31, Garfield Avenue, Manningham, Bradford.
 
EDWARDS, Ernest – Woolcomber
 
MIC: Pte 16/818 12/W Yorks Disc. 392 10/1/19
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 33 Walter Street, Bradford
 
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EDWARDS, Harri Willis – Bank Cashier
 
MIC: Sgt 16/85 – 2 Lt E. Lancs R -
 
b. 1877 Bishopthorpe, Yorks. Son of Harri and Marie Edwards.
 
1911: Manor Hill, Sutton in Craven, Yorkshire. Age 34 “Bank Clerk”. With 2nd wife Ada. Son Douglas Bedingfield Willis Edwards (age 4).
 
Service Records: None found
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found
 
d. 28/4/1917
CWGC: EDWARDS, HARRI WILLIS
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Date of Death: 28/04/1917
Regiment: 1st/5th Bn. East Lancashire Regiment
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
 
See the excellent:
 
 
EDWARDS, Willie – Warehouseman
 
MIC: Pte – Sgt 16/454 – Disc.
 
b. Bradford 1896. Son of James Thomas and Emily Edwards.
 
1911: 160 Park Lane, Little Horton, Bradford. Age 15 “Warehouse”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
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ELDRIDGE, Edwin Henry William –
 
MIC: Not found.
 
b. Melbourne, Australia.
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: 16/1079. Enl. 22/10/1914. Age 28 Yrs 359 Days. School Teacher of 39 Hannover Square, Bradford. Disch. 13/1/15 para 392 (iii) (c) KR.  Father: Edwin, Beulah, Victoria, Australia.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. Rutherglen, Victoria, Australia. 1949 Age 56.
 
ELLIOTT, John – Warehouseman
 
MIC: Sjt 16/1013 – Z Res 1/3/19
 
b. Bradford 1879. Son of George and Annie Elliott.
 
m. Edna Bennett 11/3/08. St Peter’s, Bradford. A Carrier of High Ash Farm, Idle.
 
1911: 166 Midland Road, Bradford. Age 31. “Commercial Traveller, Drapery” Wife Edna son Arthur.
 
Service Records: 16/1013 Enl. 25/9/14 Age 34 yrs 285 days. Night-watchman b. Bradford. 222 Priestman Street, Bradford. GSW Scalp 1916. Disch. 1/3/19.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. Bradford. 1960. Age 80.
 
ELLIS, John Cyril – Assistant Dyer
 
MIC: Pte 16/954 – D of Wnds
 
b. Bradford 1894. Son of Albert Edward and Ann Beanlands Ellis.
 
1911: 96 New Cross Street, West Bowling, Bradford. Age 17. “Wool Dyer’s Apprentice”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found
 
d. 5/7/1916
CWGC: ELLIS, JOHN CYRIL
Rank: Private
Service No: 954
Date of Death: 05/07/1916 Age: 22
Regiment: 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Cemetery: STE. MARIE CEMETERY, LE HAVRE
Additional Information: Son of Albert Edward and Ann Beanlands Ellis, of 96, New Cross St., West Bowling, Bradford, Yorks.
 
ELLISON, Alfred – Firer
 
MIC: Pte 16/855 – K in A
 
b. Hunsworth, Yorks. 1885. Son of Fred and Elizabeth Ellison.
 
1911: South View Road, East Bierley, Nr Bradford. Age 26. “Colliery Winding Engineman” Wife Mary Elizabeth.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. 7/7/1918
CWGC: ELLISON, ALFRED
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/855
Date of Death: 07/07/1918 Age: 34
Regiment/Service: 1st Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Cemetery: NINE ELMS BRITISH CEMETERY, Belgium.
Additional Information: Son of Fred and Elizabeth Ellison, of East Bierley, nr. Bradford; husband of Mrs. M. E. Ellison, of 6, Richmond Terrace, Birkenshaw, nr. Bradford.
 
EMMENS, George – Warehouse Clerk
 
MIC: Pte – Sgt 16/26 – Dead.
 
b. Croydon, Surrey. Son of Thomas and Mary Jane Emmens.
 
1911: 186a Oval Road, East Croydon. Age 22. “Woollen Warehouse Clerk”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
m. 29/5/1915 Mary A Bradley. St Mar Magdalene, Croydon. George Harold Emmens shown as Soldier, Age 26 of 186A Oval Road,
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. 19/9/1918
CWGC: EMMENS, G
Rank: Serjeant
Service No: 16/26
Date of Death: 19/09/1918 Age: 29
Regiment: 10th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Cemetery: GOUZEAUCOURT NEW BRITISH CEMETERY
Additional Information: Husband of Mary Annie Emmens, of Hukanui Rd., Claudelands, Hamilton, New Zealand.
 
EMMOTT, Leonard – Joiner
 
MIC: Pte 16/852 –Class Z
 
b. Bradford 1890. Son of Frank and Lily Emmott.
 
1911: 20 Acton Street, Bradford. Age 21 “Pattern Maker and Joiner”
 
Service Records: 16/852 Enl. 23/9/14 Age 25 Yrs 113 Days. Pattern Maker & Joiner b. Bradford. Served in France 7.3.16 to 14.1.19 (2 yrs 314 days).
 
m. Elizabeth Ethel Leach, St Mary’s Church. Lincoln 20/1/1917.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
EMSLEY, Fred – Vanman
 
MIC: Sgt 16/18 – Class Z
 
b. Bradford 1878. Son of John and Faith Emsley.
 
m. Edith Benn 10/4/1906. St. Peter’s Church Bradford.
 
1911: 30 Kingswood Terrace, Great Horton, Bradford. Age 33. “Carter”
 
Service Records: 16/18 Enl. 20/9/14 Age 37 yrs 54 days. Vanman b. Bradford. Previously served West Riding Regt 7 years. Class Z 16/5/19.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 26 Kingswood Terrace, Bradford.
 
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EMSLEY, Harry – Tram Driver
 
MIC: Pte 16/309 – Dis’d
 
b. Bradford 1891. Son of Charles Henry and Harriet Emsley.
 
1911: 8 Exmouth Place, Bolton Road, Bradford. Age 20 “Iron Car Conductor”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 8 Exmouth Place, Bradford.
 
d. Bradford 1971. Age 80.
 
EVANS, George William – Steward
 
MIC: William George Evans. R. S. Mjr 16/1069 – Yorkshire Regt R. S. Mjr 41183 Dis’d.
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 161 Manchester Road, Bradford. RSGTM 16 West Yorks.
 
d. u/k
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