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 H with further detail.
 
HADDOCK, Percy – Auctioneer
 
MIC: 538 – RE 72933 Disch.
 
b. Bradford 1889. Son of Arthur Oliver and An Ellen Haddock.
 
1911:  12 Edinburgh Street, Bradford. Age 22. “Organ Pipe Maker” Own Account.
 
Service Records: 16/538 Enl. 22/9/14 Age 25 Yrs 257 Days Auctioneer b. Bradford. T’ferred Royal Engineers 27.3.15 Disch. 15.12.15 para 392 (xxv) 76 Barkerend Road, Bradford.
 
m. Mary Ann Hilyard 1915. Bradford.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 342 Fitzroy Mount, Bradford. Cpl RE Despatch Rider.
 
d. Bradford 1973. Age 84.
 
HAGAN, John William – Insurance Clerk
 
MIC: Sjt 16/499 11 West Yorks – 2 Lt 3 West Yorks
Comm. 29/10/18
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
HAIGH, Albert – Brush Maker
 
MIC: Pte 16/552 – Disc 26.3.19
 
b. Bradford 1889. Son of Isaac and Elizabeth Haigh.
 
1911: 17 Round Street, West Bowling, Bradford. Age 22 Brush Maker.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 2 Loughrigg Street, Bradford. L/Cpl 16 W Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
HAIGH, George Haydn – Cashier
Brother to 16/60 Joe Richard Haigh
 
MIC: C/Sgt 16/5 – Z Res 18/3/19
 
b. Bradford 1893. Son of Arthur and Sarah Haigh.
 
1911: 6 Exmouth Place, Bradford. Age 18. Clerk.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 85 Northampton Street, Bradford. CQM Sgt 16 W Yorks.
 
d. Bradford 1949. Age 56.
 
HAIGH, Joe Richard – Butcher
Brother to 16/5 George Haydn Haigh
 
MIC: Pte – L/Cpl 16/60 – Labour Corps 503328
 
b. Bradford 1898. Son of Arthur and Sarah Haigh.
 
1911: 6 Exmouth Place, Bradford. Age 16. Butcher Apprentice.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. Bradford 1947. Age 52.
 
HAINSTOCK, Joseph Metcalfe – Electrician
 
MIC: 16/670 – Sapper RE 36295
 
b. Bradford 1875. Son of Thomas M and Mary Hainstock.
 
m. 1909. Rebecca Mary Jane Halliday. Bradford.
 
1911: 48 South Parade, Manningham, Bradford. Age 36 Telephone Inspector.
 
Service Records: 16/670. Enl. 22.9.14. Age 39 Yrs 256 Days Government Electrician b. Bradford. T’ferred RE 8.4.15. Disch. 26.6.19.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 170 Salt Street, Bradford.
 
d. Bradford 1940. Age 65.
 
HAINSWORTH, Shepherd – Tram Conductor
 
MIC: Pte 16/482 – Class Z
 
b. Bradford 1885. Son of Seth and Hannah Hainsworth.
 
m. 1/1/1910 Charlotte Maud Mary North. Bradford.
 
1911: 6 Castle Mill Yard, Idle. Age 26 “Warehouseman”
 
Service Records: 7578 West Riding Regt. Enl. 23/9/1903. Disch. 14/2/04 Medically unfit. (eyesight).
16/482 West Yorkshire Regt. Enl. 22.9.14. Tram Conductor b. Bradford. Disch. 23/2/19.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 13 Ley Fleaks, Idle.
 
d. Wharfedale 1963. Age 78.
 
HAINSWORTH, William Arthur – Woolcomber
 
MIC: Pte 16/304 – Disc. 10.6.18
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found
 
d. u/k
 
HALE, Jacob Walter – Warehouseman
 
MIC: Pte 16/828 - Dead
 
b. Yeadon, Yorks. 1895. Son of David William and Sarah Elizabeth Hale.
 
1911: 47 Northampton Street, Bradford. Age 16 “Stuff Warehouseman”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 80 Cartwright Terrace, Bradford.
 
d. 3/5/1917
CWGC: HALE, WALTER
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/828
Date of Death: 03/05/1917
Regiment: 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Cemetery: CANADIAN CEMETERY NO. 2, NEUVILLE-ST. VAAST
 
HALEY, Charles – Dyer’s Labourer
 
MIC: Pte 16/338 – Disc. 20/10/16
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 20 Kerr Street, Laisterdyke, Bradford.
 
d. u/k
 
HALEY, Henry – Shopkeeper
 
MIC: 16/565 – Z 5.4.19
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
HALL, John Alexander – Warehouseman
 
MIC: Pte 16/441 – Z 10.4.19
 
b. Edinburgh, Scotland 1886. Son of John and Agnes Hall.
 
1911: 42 Bateman Street, Bradford. Age 25 “Warehouseman”.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 51 Bowland Street, Bradford.
 
d. u/k
 
HALL, Stanley Gaukrodger – Chemist - Military Medal
 
MIC: Sgt 16/596 – Cpl – Sgt RE 106322 Cl Z (MM not shown)
 
b. Bradford 1895. Son of Albert Victor and Helena Hall.
 
1911: 59 Queens Road, Bradford. Age 16 “Tinctorial Chemist’s Student”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 59 Queens Road, Bradford. Sgt Royal Engineers. Military Medal.
 
m. Mabel Stansfield 1919 Bradford.
 
d. u/k
 
HALLETT, George Thurston – Engineer
 
MIC: None found.
 
b. Bradford 1894. Son of George and Mary Jane Hallett.
 
1911: 245 Ripon Street, Bradford. Age 17 “Fitter Engineer”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 216 Undercliffe Street, Bradford. Pte 16 W Yorks.
 
d. Bradford 1977. Age 83.
 
HALMSHAW, Hodgson – Warehouseman
 
MIC: Pte 16/830 – Class Z
 
b. Cleckheaton. 1889. Son of Alfred and Mary Halmshaw.
 
1911: 21 Dotton Terrace, Manningham, Bradford. Age 22 “Stuffs and Woollens Warehouseman”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 39 Glenholm Road, Bradford.
 
d. Bradford 1975. Age 86
 
HALSTEAD, Robert – Wool Trade
 
MIC: Pte 16/612 – Class Z
 
b. Bradford 13/4/1895. Son of Abraham and Mary Halstead.
 
1911: 18 Clement Street, Bradford. Age 15 “Learning Wool Business”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 18 Clement Street, Bradford. Cpl 16 W Yorks.
 
d. Bradford 1973. Age 78.
 
HAMMOND, Benjamin – Curator
 
MIC: Hon Lt & QM Capt. & QM 18 W Yorks. Ment in Desp
30 Ellercroft Terrace, Bradford.
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not confirmed.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 30 Ellercroft Terrace. Capt. 18 W Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
HAMPSHIRE, Arthur Phillips – Commercial Traveller
 
MIC: Pte 16/136 – Class Z
 
b. Castleford 1886. Son of Samuel and Eliza Hampshire.
 
1911: 3 Cambridge Street, Hull. Age 25 “Insurance Agent”
 
Service Records:
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 15 Oakroyd Terrace, Bradford.
 
m. Ilkley 16/4/1925 to Nellie Cole.
 
d. Bradford 1969. Age 84.
 
HAMPSON, George Edward – Designer
 
MIC: Pte 627 – North’d Fusiliers A/Sjt 53960 – Class Z
 
b. Shipley 1895. Son of  John William Wright and Frances Ann Hampson
 
1911: 58 Church Lane, Shipley. Age 15 “Apprentice to Cabinet Maker”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
HANCOCK, Fred – Tramway Worker
 
MIC: 527 – RE 257010
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Frederick Hancock 15 Jeffries Street, Bradford. Pte 16 W Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
HANCOCK, Leonard – Engineer
 
MIC: Not found
 
b. Bingley (Keighley) 1895. Son of Winnington Hodgson and  Elizabeth Hancock.
 
1911: 27 Westminster Place, Bradford. Age 16 “Apprentice Engineer”.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found
 
d. u/k
 
HAND, Edgar – Wool Puller
 
MIC: 16/868 – Pres Dead
 
b. Bradford 1892. Son of William A and Margaret Hand
 
1911: 39 Earl Street, Bradford. Age 19 “Wool Comber”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 74 Fitzgerald Street, Bradford.
 
d. 1/7/1916
CWGC: HAND, EDGAR
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/868
Date of Death: 01/07/1916 Age: 24
Regiment: "D" Coy. 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Additional Information: Son of Alfred and Margaret Hand, of 74, Fitzgerald St., Manchester Rd., Bradford, Yorks.
 
HANSON, Brinton – Piece Seeker-In
 
MIC: Sgt 16/824 – K in A
 
b. Bradford 1881. Son of James L. and Mary A. Hanson
 
m. 1904 Leatha Hobson.
 
m. 1910. Alice Maidstone.
 
1911: 388 Bowling Old Lane, Bradford. Age 30 “Seeker-in”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 388 Bowling Old Lane, Bradford. Sgt 16 W Yorks.
 
d. 9/11/1916
CWGC: HANSON, B
Rank: Serjeant
Service No: 16/824
Date of Death: 09/11/1916
Regiment/Service: 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Cemetery: SAILLY-AU-BOIS MILITARY CEMETERY
 
HANSON, Harry – Clerk
 
MIC: Pte 274 – Labour Corps 639328
 
b. Bradford 1889. Son of Enoch and Emily Hanson.
 
1911: Spring Royd Terrace, Bradford
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Double entry. Not confirmed.
 
d. u/k
 
HANSON, James Irwin – Salesman
 
MIC: None found.
 
b. Bradford 1895. Son of William J and Elizabeth Hanson.
 
1911: 10 Fountain Street, Bradford. Age 16 “Shop Assistant”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found
 
d. u/k
 
HANSON, Reuben – Combing Overlooker
 
MIC: Pte 218 – Labour Corps
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 24 Burnell Place, Bradford.
 
d. u/k
 
HARDACRE, Fred – Traveller
 
MIC: Hardaker 16/16 Clr Sgt CQMS – CQMS 406221 Labour Corps.
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 116 Aberdeen Place, Bradford. CQM Sgt 16 W Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
HARDAKER, Ernest Frederick – Tailor.
 
MIC: Frederick E Pte 140 West Yorks – Cheshire Regt. 52184 - Demob 21.3.19
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found
 
Service Records: None found
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Frederick E. 8 Hillside Terrace, Bradford. L/Cpl 16 W Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
HARDAKER, Harry – Engraver
 
MIC: Pte 16/840 – Cl Z 29.4.19
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 3 Mexborough Road, Bradford. L/Cpl 16 W Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
HARDAKER, Luther – Printer
 
MIC: Pte 16/618 – North’d Fusiliers 60849.
 
b. Shipley, Yorks 1884. Son of Marshal and Frances C. Hardaker.
 
1911: 20 Scarborough Road, Shipley. Age 27 “Newsagent”
 
Service Records:  None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 88 Church Street, Bradford. Pte 1 W Yorks.
 
d. Sheffield 1943. Age 60.
 
HARDAKER, William Richard – Warehouseman - Meritorious Service Medal
 
MIC: 1. Richard Hardaker – L/Cpl – Col Sgt 16/142 Cl Z Res
2. MSM 1/6th Bn West Yorks – Peace Gazette
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 45 Norman Drive, Eccleshill, Bradford. CQM Sgt W Yorks. MSM.
 
d. u/k
 
HARDING, James Edwin – Clerk
 
MIC: Pte 16/317 – Class Z
 
b. Bingley (Keighley) 30/11/1896. Son of Frederick and Emile Lavinia Harding.
 
1911: 38 Norman Street, Bingley. Age 14 “Schoolboy”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. Bradford 1970. Age 74.
 
HARDISTY, William – Dyer’s Labourer
 
MIC: Pte 924 W Yorks. North’d Fusiliers 60765 – MGC 172175.
 
b. Bradford 1896. Son of Alfred and Rebecca Hardisty.
 
1911: 11 Glenholme Road, Bradford. Age 15 “Combing Waste Lad”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 11 Glenholme Road, Bradford. Pte 16 W Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
HARDY, Harold – Clerk
Brother to 16/770 Sydney Hardy
 
MIC: Pte 16/995 – Disc
 
b. Bradford 1887. Son of  William and Elizabeth Hardy.
 
1911: 6 Thorn Terrace, Bradford. Age 24 “Clerk”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 6 Thorn Terrace, Bradford. L/Cpl 16 W Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
HARDY, Sydney Summerscales – Butcher
Brother to 16/995 Harold Hardy
 
MIC: Pte – L/Cpl 16/770 - Disc
 
b. Bradford 1885. Son of  William and Elizabeth Hardy.
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: 16/770 Disch 3/8/1917 para 392 (xvi) Gastritis.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 6 Thorn Terrace, Bradford.
 
d. Wakefield 1946. Age 60.

HARDY, Sylvester - Building Inspector

MIC: Pte 16/681 - 60858 Northumberland Fusiliers - 63292 KOYLI

b. Bradford 1879. Son of Thomas and Martha Hardy

1911: 9 Brownroyd Hill, Wibsey - Building Inspector Bradford City Council

Service Records:None found.

Bradford Roll of Honour: 

d. 2/9/1918
CWGC HARDY, SYLVESTER
Rank: Private
Service No: 63292
Date of Death:02/09/1918
Regiment/Service: King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry 2nd/4th Bn.
Memorial: VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL
 
HARPER, Arthur John - Photo Engraver
 
MIC: 16 West Yorks Pte 16/40 – MG Corps 22743 K in A 1/7/1916
 
b. Lambeth, London. Son of William and Elizabeth M Harper.
 
1911: 40 Grosvenor Road, Bradford. Age 25 “Half Toner Operator – Photo Engraver”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. 1/7/1916
CWGC: HARPER, ARTHUR JOHN
Rank: Private
Service No: 22743
Date of Death: 01/07/1916 Age: 30
Regiment: 93rd Coy Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 
formerly (16/40) 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Cemetery: EUSTON ROAD CEMETERY, COLINCAMPS
Additional Information: Son of William and Elizabeth M Harper, of London.
 
HARPER, Thomas Edward – Tailor
 
MIC: Not found.
 
b. Bradford 1879. Son of Thomas and Ann Harper.
 
1911: 27 Fairfax Street, Bradford. Age 32. Tailor.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 64 Seaton Street, Bradford. Pte 16 W Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
HARRIS, John – Fitter
 
MIC: Not found.
 
b. Bradford 1895. Son of William and Ann Harris.
 
1911: 49 Maudsley Street, Bradford. Age 16 “Apprentice to Turning & Fitting – at Technical College”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 20 Gladstone Street, Bradford. Pte W Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
HARRISON, George – Beamer
 
MIC: Pte 16/836 – Class Z
 
b. Bradford 1894. Son of Freeman and Fanny Harrison.
 
1911: 212 St Margaret’s Road, Great Horton, Bradford. Age 17. “Beamer in a Dyehouse”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 220 Priestman Street, Bradford.
 
d. u/k
 
HARRISON, Phillip James – Traveller
 
MIC: Pte 16/1001 – K in A
 
b. Tealby, Lincs.
 
1911: 15, Salem Street, Bradford. Son of Luke and Jane Harrison.
 
m. 1915. Ripon, Yorks. Aveline Hart.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. 1/7/1916
CWGC: HARRISON, PHILIP JAMES
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/1001
Date of Death: 01/07/1916 Age: 26
Regiment: 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Additional Information: Son of Mrs. Harrison, of 86, Legsby Avenue, Grimsby, Lincs; husband of Aveline Harrison, of 104, Russell St., Middlesbrough.
 
HARRISON, Willie – Warehouseman
 
MIC: L/Cpl – Sgt 16/804 – K in A
 
b. Bradford 1886. Son of Sam and Betsy Harrison.
 
1911: 38 Rayleigh Street, Bradford. Age 25 “Stuff Warehouseman”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 69 Reevy Road, Bradford.
 
d. 27/2/1917
CWGC: HARRISON, W
Rank: Serjeant
Service No: 16/804
Date of Death: 27/02/1917
Regiment: 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Cemetery: OWL TRENCH CEMETERY, HEBUTERNE
 
HARTLEY, Clifford – Board & Casemaker
 
MIC: Not found.
 
b. Bradford 1890. Son of Fred and Mary Emma Hartley.
 
1911: 38 Myers Lane, Bolton, Bradford. Age 21 “Casemaker”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 20 Prospect Street, Eccleshill, Bradford. Pte 1st W Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
HARTLEY, Ernest – Printer
 
MIC: Pte 16/372 K in A 7.10.16
 
b. Bradford 1894. Son of John Rennie and Jane Hartley.
 
1911: 11 Grosvenor Road, Bradford. Age 17 Printer.
 
m. July 1915 to Ellen Gradwell at Holy Trinity Leeds Road, Bradford.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 18 Seaton Street, Bradford.
 
d. 7/10/1916
CWGC: HARTLEY, ERNEST
Rank: Lance Corporal
Service No: 16/372
Date of Death: 07/10/1916 Age: 22
Regiment: 11th Bn West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Additional Information: Son of John Hartley, of 11, Grosvenor Rd., Manningham; husband of Ellen Hartley, of 18, Seaton St., Bradford, Yorks.
 
HARTLEY, Harry – Foreign Traveller
 
MIC: Pte 16/138 – 2 Lt W Riding Regt.
118 Newlands Place, Undercliffe, Bradford.
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 118 Newlands Place, Bradford. Lt Duke of Wellington’s.
 
d. u/k
 
HARTLEY, Harry – Warehouseman
 
MIC:  L/Cpl – A/Sgt 16/251 – Cpl Labour Corps 479199
 
b. Bradford 1892. Son of Fred and Mary Emma Hartley.
 
1911: 147 Wapping Road, Bradford. Age 19 “Warehouseman”
 
Service Records: 16/251 Enl. 21/9/14 Age 23 Yrs 28 Days. Warehouseman b. Bradford. LC 479199 - 268 PoW Co Class Z 12.5.19.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Gardeners Arms, Bradford. L/Sgt 16 W Yorks
 
d. u/k
 
HARTLEY, Walter – Clerk
 
MIC: Pte 16/232 – K in A
 
b. Bradford.
 
1911: Not confirmed.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. 1/7/1916
CWGC: HARTLEY, WALTER
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/232
Date of Death: 01/07/1916
Regiment: 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
 
HARVEY, Ashton Ellis – Pattern Maker - Military Medal
 
MIC: A/Sgt 144 - Yorks LI 38953 MM – K in A
 
b. Bradford 1892. Son of Isaac John and Jane Selina Harvey.
 
1911: 28 Victor Street, Manningham, Bradford. Age 19 “Engineer Pattern Maker Apprentice”
 
Service Records: None found
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 28 Beaumont Road, Bradford.
 
d. 22/3/1918
CWGC: HARVEY, ASHTON ELLIS
Rank: Serjeant
Service No: 38953
Date of Death: 22/03/1918
Regiment/Service: 9th Bn. King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry
Awards: M. M.
Memorial: POZIERES MEMORIAL
 
HASSE, Oscar Waldemar – Bank Clerk
 
MIC: Sgt - Middlesex Regt.
 
b. Hammersmith, London 1892. Son of Oscar and Sophia A Hasse.
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. Bradford 1974. Age 81.
 
HAWKESWORTH, Richard – Machine Ruler
 
MIC: Sgt 16/167 – Pres Dead.
 
b. Hunslet, Leeds. 1888. Son of George W and Lucy A Hawkesworth.
 
1911: 283 Ecclesall Road, Bierlow, Sheffield. Age 23 “Machine Ruler (Printer)”
 
m. 28/11/1914 Nellie Jackman. Horton Congregational Church, Bradford.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 41 Victoria Street, Bradford. Sgt 16 W Yorks.
 
d. 1/7/1916
CWGC: HAWKESWORTH, RICHARD
Rank: Serjeant
Service No: 16/167
Date of Death: 01/07/1916 Age: 28
Regiment: 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Additional Information: Son of G. W. Hawkesworth, of 2, St. Augustine's Terrace, Otley Rd., Bradford; husband of Nellie Pratt (formerly Hawkesworth), of 13, Southfield Avenue, Odsal, Bradford, Yorks.
 
HAYWOOD, Thomas Winn – Mechanic
 
MIC: Not found.
 
b. Shelton, Yorks. Son of Haywood.
 
1911: 135 Whetley Lane, Bradford..
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Thomas W. 2 Hinchcliffe Street, Bradford. Pte 16 W Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
HEAFFORD, Percy – (Not on Telegraph List)
 
MIC: L/Cpl – Cpl 16/782 – APC 11583 - Z
 
b. Leicester.
 
1911: 40 Prospect Street, Hull. Age 25 “Draper’s Assistant”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
HEATON, Harry Vaughan – Wool Salesman
 
MIC: Henry Vaughan Heaton.
Cpl 16/684 – 2 Lt 3 W Riding Reg. Disch to Commission 31.7.17
5 Eldon Place, Bradford.
3 Rose Bank, Manningham, Bradford.
 
b. Bradford 1893. Son of William and Elizabeth Heaton.
 
1911: 20 Mannheim Road, Bradford. Age 18 “Commercial traveller – Wool”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Harry V 3 Rose Bank. 2 Lt Duke of W
 
d. u/k
 
HEATON, Joseph – Twister
 
MIC: Not found.
 
b. Glusburn, Keighley 1892. Son of Riley and Annie Elizabeth Heaton.
 
1911: 12 Hartley Street, Glusburn. Age 19 “Worsted Warping Twister”
 
Service Records: 16/690 Enl. 23/9/14 Age 22 Yrs 326 Days. b Glusburn, Keighley. Loomer & Twister. Deserted 1/8/1915
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
HEATON, William – Warehouseman
 
MIC: Pte 16/846 – Class Z
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 1 Fieldhead Street, Bradford. Pte 16 W Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
HEGGIE, Arthur Andrew – Assistant Designer
 
MIC: Arthur Andrew Heggie.
Pte 16/367 – Disch to Comm. 31/7/18 - 2 Lt Royal Scots
Ebridge, Bingley, Yorks.
 
b. Bingley 1895. Son of John A and Barbara Heggie.
 
1911: Ebridge, Bingley. Age 16 “Textile Student”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
HELLEWELL, David – Yarn Merchant
 
MIC: Capt. David Hellewell W Yorks
 
b. Bradford 1881. Son of John and Ann Hellewell.
 
1911: 43 Ashgrove, Bradford. Age 29 “Cotton Yarn Merchant”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 43 Ashgrove, Bradford. Capt. 18 W Yorks.
 
d. Bradford 1953. Age 71.
 
HEMINGWAY, Arthur – Upholsterer
 
MIC: Not found.
 
b. Bradford 1883. Son of Joe and Sarah A Hemingway.
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records:  None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 4 Darton Street, Park Lane, Bradford Sgt 16 W Yorks. Enl. 21.9.14
 
d. u/k
 
HENDERSON, James – Millhand
 
MIC: None found.
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: James Henderson. 16 W Yorks, enl. 24/9/14
 
d. u/k
 
HERIOT, James Groves – Clerk
 
MIC: Yorkshire Reg. A/Sgt 21987
 
b. Caistor, Lincs. 1878. Son of William and Julia Heriot.
 
m. Bradford 1902 to Mary Frances Longley.
 
1911: 61 Copthorne Road, Bradford.
 
Service Records: 61 Copthorne Road, Bradford. Age 33 “Clothing Club Clerk”
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: James G. 61 Copthorne Road, Dirkhill, Bradford. Sgt 1st Garrison Bn Yorkshire Regt. Enl. 24.9.14.
 
d. Bradford. 1957. Age 78.
 
HERRIDGE, Thomas Alfred Clegg – Clerk
 
MIC: Pte 16/794 – Class Z
 
b. Tadcaster 1893. Son of Frank W and Amy Herridge.
 
1911: 137 Arncliffe Terrace, Bradford. Age 18. “Contract Clerk”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
m. St Peter’s Bradford 23/5/1915. To Bertha Ingham.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 528 Leeds Road, Bradford.
 
d. Bradford 1969. Age 76.
 
HEWITSON, Harry – Clerk
 
MIC: W Yorks 638 – Labour Corps 519975 – 43 Bn R Fus 103939
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found
 
Service Records: Not found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
HEWITT, Frank – Clerk
 
MIC: Pte 16/915 – Class Z
 
b. Birkenshaw, Yorks. 1895. Son of Mannassah and Emma Hewitt.
 
1911: Wellington Street, Birkenshaw. Age 15 “Office Boy – Worsted Manufacturer”
 
Service Records: 16/915. Enl 24/9/14 Age 19 yrs b Birkenshaw, Bradford. Clerk. Wounded 12/11/1917 Shell Gas Severe. Disch. 5/4/19 – Class Z.
Mother: Emma, Wellington Street, Birkenshaw.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
HEWITT, Horace – Clerk
 
MIC: Pte 16/810 – Class Z
 
b. Bradford 1890. Son of Joseph and Hannah Hewitt.
 
1911: 11 St. Margaret’s Road, Bradford. Age 21 “Clerk”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 24 Clive Place, Horton Grange Road, Bradford. Cpl 16 W Yorks.
 
d. Bradford 1961. Age 71.
 
HEWITT, James Gordon – Chemist
 
MIC: A/Sgt 16/610 – 2 Lt W Yorks. Comm. 30.10.17 Died 14.11.18
 
b. Bradford 1890. Son of George Henry Bromley and Anne Hewitt.
 
1911: 466 Leeds Road, Thackley, Bradford. Age 21 “Chemistry Student”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Darley Dean, Thackley, Bradford. 2 Lt 7 West Yorks Died 14/11/1918.
 
d. 14/11/1918
CWGC: HEWITT, JAMES GORDON
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Date of Death: 14/11/1918
Regiment: West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Cemetery: BRADFORD (UNDERCLIFFE) CEMETERY
 
HEWITT, John Hodgson – Fitter
 
MIC: Not found.
 
b. 19/12/1892 Bradford. Son of Robert Frank and Mary Ellen Hewitt.
 
1911: 181 Dudley Hill Road, Bradford. Age 18 “Apprentice Mechanical Engineer”
 
Service Records: Not found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
m. Bradford 14/11/1917 to Amy Stead. John shown as a Soldier.
 
d. Bradford 1977 Age 85.
 
HEY, Arthur – Warehouseman
 
MIC: Pte 16/253 – Labour Corps 651241
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not confirmed.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 17 Otley Road, Bradford. Cpl 16 W Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
HICK, George – Manufacturer - Meritorious Service Medal
 
MIC: CQMS – Col Sgt 16/329 Class Z - MSM George Hick.
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not confirmed.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
HIGGINS, Walter – Clerk
 
MIC: Pte 16/208 – Class Z
 
b. Bradford 1890. Son of Edward and Ada Higgins.
 
1911: 4, Newport Place, Bradford. Age 21 “Spooler’s Wage Clerk”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 4 Newport Place, Bradford. Pte 16 W Yorks.
 
d. Bradford 1957. Age 67.
 
HILL, Albert Ernest – Butcher
 
MIC: Not found
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not confirmed
 
Service Records: Not found
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 19 Merton Road, Bradford. Reg QM Sgt 1 Yorkshires.
 
d. u/k
 
HILL, Herbert Edward – Dyer’s Labourer
 
MIC: None found
 
b. Manningham, Bradford. 1884. Son of Thomas and Mary E Hill.
 
1911: 11 St Leonard’s Road, Bradford. Age 26 “Dyer’s Labourer”
 
Service Records: 16/532 Enl. 22/9/14 Age 30 yrs 47 Days. b. Manningham, Bradford Dyer’s Labourer. Posted 20th W Yorks 20/10/15. Transf 89th Trng Bn 9/3/17. Disch surplus to requirements 12.3.19. Herbert had a life long stammer and flat left foot.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 11 St Leonard’s Road, Bradford. Pte 16 W Yorks.
 
d. Bradford 1943. Age 58.
 
HILL, John Robertshaw – Analyst
 
MIC: Not found
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
HILL, Rowland – Banking Clerk - Mention in Despatches – Meritorious Service Medal
 
MIC: ASC A/WOII A/WOI – S4/144575
MSM S4/144575
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not confirmed.
 
Service Records: 16/629 Enl 22.9.14 Age 22 yrs 317 days. Banking Clerk b. Bradford. Transf ASC 12.9.15
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 24 Leybourne Street, Whetley Hill, Bradford. Staff Sgt Major RASC/ MiD – MSM
 
d. u/k
 
HINSLEY, William – Traveller
 
MIC: Pte 16/386 – K in A
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not confirmed
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 1121 Grangefield Avenue, Thornbury and 123 Cottingley Road, Bradford.
 
d. 25/3/1918
CWGC: HINSLEY, WILLIAM
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/386
Date of Death: 25/03/1918
Regiment: 15th/17th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Memorial: ARRAS MEMORIAL
 
HIRST, Oliver – Clerk
 
MIC: A/Sgt 504 – Labour Corps 634279
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found
 
Service Records: None found
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 10 West End, Thornton. QM Sgt 6 W Yorks
 
d. u/k
 
HOARE, John William – Patternman
 
MIC: Pte 16/832 – Class Z
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records:
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: John Wm. 3 College Road, Bradford. Pte 16 W Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
HOARE, Percy Watts – Watchmaker
 
MIC: Pte 957 – RFC 134575.
 
b. Brighouse 1894. Son of George and Elizabeth Ann Hoare.
 
1911: Toftshaw Lane, Dudley Hill, Bradford. Age 17 “Jeweller Apprentice Watch Maker”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
HODGES, Sylvester – Dyer’s Labourer
 
MIC: Pte 16/857 - North’d Fusiliers 60853 – Class Z
 
b. Bradford 1894. Son of Thomas and Annie E Hodges.
 
1911: 56A Bowling Old Lane, Bradford. Age 17 “Woolcombing”
 
Service Records:  None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found
 
m. Bradford 1920 to Edith Simpson.
 
d. Bradford 1958. Age 64
 
HODGSON, Alfred – Dyer’s Labourer
 
MIC: Pte 16/926 – K in A
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Alfred J. 11 Ash Mount, Lidget Hill, Bradford. 16 W Yorks.
 
d. 1/7/1916
CWGC: HODGSON, ALFRED
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/926
Date of Death: 01/07/1916
Regiment: 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
 
HODGSON, Hervey – Cart Driver
 
MIC: Pte 16/754 – Disch 19.7.1917 Wounds. (Hervey)
 
b. Bradford 19/10/1885. Son of Joseph Leedam and Lilly Hodgson.
 
1911: 138 Ventnor Street, Bradford. Age 25 “Railway Drayman”
 
m. 25/11/1912 to Isabella Naylor at Southend Wesleyan Chapel, Bradford.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
HODGSON, James Frederick - Warehouseman
 
MIC:
 
b. Bradford 1892. Son of Tom Harry and Ellenor Hodgson.
 
1911: 4 New Lane, Laisterdyke, Bradford. Age 19. “Stuff Warehouseman”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: James F 4 New Lane, Bradford. Pte 16 W Yorks.
 
d. 12/8/1916
CWGC: HODGSON, JAMES FREDERICK
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/733
Date of Death: 12/08/1916 Age: 24
Regiment: 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Cemetery: LE TOURET MILITARY CEMETERY, RICHEBOURG-L'AVOUE
Additional Information: Son of Tom Harry and Ellinor Hodgson, of 4, New Lane, Laisterdyke, Bradford, Yorks.
 
HOGAN, John William – Insurance Agent – See Hagan
 
HOLDEN, George – Solicitor
 
MIC: Pte – A/Cpl 268 – Labour Corps 222997 – Cl Z 29.1.19
 
b. Skipton 1879. Son of William and Mary Jane Holden.
 
1911: 1113 Grangefield Road, Bradford. Age 32 “Solicitor”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
HOLDEN, Irving – Kitchen Porter
 
MIC: None found.
 
b. Bradford 1892. Son of Francis and Mary Ann Holden.
 
1911: 74 Westcroft Road, Great Horton, Bradford. Age 20 “Comber”
 
m. 17/4/1915 Elsie Annie Sives. St Peter’s Bradford. Irving shown as a Soldier Military Camp Raikswood, Skipton.
 
Service Records: 16/813 Enl. 23/9/14 Age 24 yrs 131 days. Kitchen Porter b. Bradford. Discharge 19.4.1916 No longer physically fit (Hernia).
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 58 Maperton Road, Bradford. Pte 16 W Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
HOLDEN, Walter – Insurance Clerk
 
MIC: None found.
 
b. Hunslet, Leeds. 1879. Son of Samuel and Emma Holden.
 
m. June 1902 to Ethel Oliver.
 
1911: Queen Street, Horbury, Yorks. Age 32 “Draper – Dealer”
 
Service Records: 16/22. Enl. 20/9/14 Age 35 yrs 352 days. b. Hunslet, Leeds Insurance Agent. 31 Sunny Bank Bradford. T’ferred ASC 12.9.15 L/Sgt Promoted Staff Sgt 17.2.16 Disch. 7/4/19 to 22 Barlow Street, Carr Lane, Acomb, Yorks.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
HOLDSWORTH, Henry Arthur – Builder
 
MIC: L/Cpl – A/Col Sgt 16/53 – Class Z
 
b. St Leonard’s, NSW, Australia 1887. Son of Arthur A and Alice Holdsworth.
 
1911: 29 Southfield Square, Bradford. Age 24 Joiner.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 62 Southfield Square, Bradford. Sgt 16 W Yorks.
 
m. 17.9.1923 to Florence Hilda McVeagh at St Jude’s, Bradford. (joint wedding with sister Gladys Eleanor Myrtle McVeagh.)
 
d. Bradford 1959. Age 72.
 
HOLLINGDRAKE, Arnold John - Clerk
 
MIC: Cpl – Sgt 16/1000 – Class Z
 
b. Baildon Son of Fieldhouse and Fanny Hollingdrake.
 
1911: Finsbury House, Bolton, Bradford. (John A.) Age 24 “Clerk”
 
m. Anice Thornton 29.11.15 Idle Parish Church, Bradford. Add. Finsbury House, Bolton, Bradford. Shown as Cpl 16 West Yorks.
 
Service Records: 16/1000 Enl 25.9.14 Age 28 yrs 129 days. Clerk b. Baildon, Yorks.
Class Z 5.3.19 to 552 Leeds Road, Bradford. Wounded: GSW upper extremities (slight) France 1916.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. 15.10.1954 Morecambe. Age 68.
 
HOLLINGS, Hubert Arthur – Draughtsman
 
MIC: Not found.
 
b. Farsley, Leeds. 1888. Son of Wheatley and Julia Hollings.
 
1911: 50 Parkfield Avenue, Bradford. Age 23 “Electrical Draughtsman”
 
m. Huddersfield 15.5.1915 to Winifred H Walker.
 
Service Records: 16/1066 Enl 24.9.14 Age 26 yrs 6 months Draughtsman b. Farsley, Leeds. Attached for duty Vickers Ltd, Sheffield 11.2.1916. Disch. Surplus to requirements 10.1.19.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
HOLMES, Charles – Architect
 
MIC: Not found
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
HOLMES, Ernest – Spinning Overlooker - Distinguished Conduct Medal
 
MIC: Pte – Sgt 16/282 – DCM – Class Z
 
b. Bradford 1893 Son of Ogden and Sarah A Holmes.
 
1911: 8 Harriet Street, Bradford. Age 18 “Spinning Overlooker’s Apprentice”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 8 Harriet Street, Manningham, Bradford Sgt W Yorks DCM.
 
DCM Citation: Sjt E. Holmes (Thornton) For conspicuous gallantry and initiative in an attack. When the officer was killed he led the platoon forward and broke down the resistance of the enemy, who were holding up part of the assaulting company. Later he reorganised the assaulting company after all the officers and most of the NCO’s were casualties. (30.10.18)
 
d. u/k
 
HOLMES, Heber – Warp Dresser
 
MIC: Heber Holmes 16/1060 – Disch.
 
b. Shilwich, Keighley, Yorks. Son of Lot and Elizabeth Holmes.
 
1911: Old Hall, Glusburn. Age 20 “Weaver – Worsted Mill”.
 
Service Records: 16/1060. Enl. 28.9.14 age 23 yrs 356 days. Warp Dresser b. Keighley. Posted depot 3.9.16 Disch. 16.11.17. To. 1 Glusburn Bridge, Cross Hills, Nr. Keighley. GSW left leg – Amputated left thigh.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
HOLMES, Wilfred – Drayman
 
MIC: Pte 16/713 – Pres dead
 
b. Addingham 1888. Son of Smith and Sarah Holmes.
 
1911: Southfield Terrace, Addingham. Age 23 “Groom”.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. 1/7/1916
CWGC: HOLMES, WILFRED
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/713
Date of Death: 01/07/1916 Age: 28
Regiment: 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Additional Information: Son of Smith Holmes, of 21, Southfield Terrace, Addingham, Ilkley; husband of Margaret H. A. Holmes, of 33, Richmond St., Keighley, Yorks.
 
HOLT, Charles Edward – Dyer’s Labourer
 
MIC: Not found
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: Not found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found
 
d. u/k
 
HOLT – Samuel – Dyer’s Labourer
 
MIC: Not found
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 89 Princeville Street, Bradford. Pte - West Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
HOOTON, John Thomas – Boiler Fitter
 
MIC: Cpl 16/673 – Disch.
 
b. Gainsborough, Lincs. 1882.
 
m. 1902. Annie Kellett.
 
1911: 13 Woodside Road, Wyke. Age 29. Stationary Engineers Assistant – Mohair Spinning Mill”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
HORN, Dawson – Warehouseman
 
MIC: Pte 16/865 – K in A
 
b. Leyburn, Northallerton, Yorks 1894.  Son of John Ralph and Lizzie Horn.
 
1911: William Dawson Horn. 62 Tivoli Place, Horton Lane, Bradford. Age 17 “Apprentice Wholesale Draper”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. 1/7/1916
CWGC: HORN, DAWSON
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/865
Date of Death: 01/07/1916
Regiment: 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
 
HORN, Ernest Briggs – Clerk
 
MIC: Pte 9850 – 2/Lt Army Cyclist Corps.
 
b. Bradford 11/2/1894 Son of Albert and Ada Horn.
 
1911: 73 Oakleigh Road, Clayton, Bradford. Age 17 “Stuff Warehouseman – Clerk”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
m. 1919 to Hilda Hollingsworth at Clayton St John, Bradford.
 
d. Bradford 8.1.1959 Age 65
 
HORNER, Alfred William – Yarn Buyer
 
MIC: Pte 16/893 – North’d Fusiliers 6-761 Class Z
 
b. West Hartlepool, Durham 1883. Son of Alfred and Mary Horner.
 
1911: 161 Tennyson Place, Bradford. Age 28 “Yarn Merchants Clerk”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Alfred W 43 Sandford Road, Bradford.
 
m. Dorothy Jennings. Bradford 1921.
 
d. Bradford 1940. Age 57
 
HORNER, Luther – Plush Finisher - Military Medal.
 
MIC:  Pte 16/694 – ASC M/39551
 
b. 1886 Leyburn, Yorks.
 
1911: Strike Lane, Skelmanthorpe, Huddersfield. Age 24 “Foreman Tenterer Plush Manufacturer”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 89 Garfield Avenue. Pte 16 W Yorks. M.M.
 
d.1945 Bradford. Age 59.
 
NOTE: Roll of Honour states awarded MM but MIC makes no mention.
 
HORSFALL, Tom – Warp Dresser
 
MIC: Pte 16/535 K in A.
 
b. Shipley, Yorks. 1892. Son of Timothy Robert and Emma Horsfall.
 
1911: 24 Hope View, Carr Lane, Windhill, Shipley. Age 19 “Apprentice Worsted Factory”.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. 1/7/1916
CWGC: HORSFALL, TOM
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/535
Date of Death: 01/07/1916
Regiment: 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
 
HORSFIELD, William – Postman
 
MIC: RSM Trng Bn 88 TR/5/72000 Disch 20.9.16. 392 (xvi) MU 
 
b. Bradford 1883. Son of James and Elizabeth Horsfield.
 
m. Sarah Haigh 4.4.1904 in Bradford.
 
1911: 189 Ripon Street, Bradford. Age 28 Town Postman.
 
Service Records: 16/7 Enl. 20.9.14 Age 31 yrs 209 days. Postman b. Bradford.
21.9.14 Promoted and appointed Coy Sgt Maj. Posted 19 Bn 23.7.1915 – 21 Bn 21.10.1915 – 19 Bn 3.11.1915. Promoted WO1 Appointed RSM 19 Bn 3.11.1915. RSM 88 Trng Bn 1.9.1916.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. Bradford. 1966  Age 83.
 
HORSMAN, Harry – Gardener
 
MIC: Pte 16/564 - Disch
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not confirmed.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
HOWARD, Ernest – Dyer’s Labourer
 
MIC: Pte 16/998 – K in A
 
b. Bowling, Bradford.
 
1911: Not confirmed.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. 1/7/1916
CWGC: HOWARD, ERNEST
Rank: Lance Corporal
Service No: 16/998
Date of Death: 01/07/1916
Regiment: 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
 
HOWARTH, George – Carter
 
MIC: Pte 16/1016 – Pres Dead.
 
b. Bradford 1895. Son of Walter and Fanny Howarth.
 
1911: 6 Hallfield Place, Bradford. Age 16 “Van Lad”
 
Service Records: None found
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. 1/7/1916
CWGC: HOWARTH, GEORGE
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/1016
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 Walter Howarth, of 6, Hallfield Place, Bradford, Yorks.
 
HOWE, Ernest – Warehouseman
 
MIC: Pte 109 – Border Regt 30539 – MGC 160237
 
b. Bradford 1892. Son of John Edward and Maria Howe.
 
1911: 20 Institute Road, Eccleshill, Bradford. Age 19 “Warehouseman and Packer”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 87 Wellington Road, Bradford. 16 W Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
HOWLAND, George – Stoker
 
MIC: Pte 16/1046 – Res Cl Z
 
b.  Bradford 1884. Son of George Fitzgerald and Frances Howland.
 
m. 1908 Frances McEvoy.
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: 16/1046 Enl 26.9.14 Age 29 yrs 315 days. Stoker b. Bradford. Served with BEF 7.3.16 – 14.2.19. Disch. 14.3.19. Tudor Street, Manchester Road, Bradford.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 20 Tudor Street, Bradford. 16 W Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
HOYLE, Frederick Harold – Dental Mechanic
 
MIC: Pte – L/Cpl 16/324 – 2 Lt – D of W 20.4.18
 
b. Bradford 1897. Son of William Henry and Elizabeth Hoyle.
 
1911: 126 Holgate Place, West End, Queensbury, Bradford. Age 14 “School Boy”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. 20/4/1918
CWGC: HOYLE, FREDERICK HAROLD
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Date of Death: 20/04/1918 Age: 21
Regiment: 2nd Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Cemetery: ST. SEVER CEMETERY, ROUEN
Additional Information: Son of William Henry and Elizabeth Hoyle, of Warmleigh, Tile Hill, Coventry.
 
HUDSON, Charles Richard – Painter
 
MIC: Pte West Riding Regt. 14695 – Died 17.9.17
 
b. Bradford.
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Charles R. 29 Rufford Street, Bradford. Pte 9 Duke of Wellingtons
 
d. 17/9/1917
CWGC: HUDSON, CHARLES RICHARD
 
Rank: Private
Trade: Signaller
Service No: 14695
Date of Death: 17/09/1917 Age: 23
Regiment: "A" Coy. 9th Bn. Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment). Cemetery: SUNKEN ROAD CEMETERY, FAMPOUX
Additional Information: Son of Mr and Mrs. Hudson.
 
HUDSON, Fred – Woolcomber
 
MIC: Pte 16/401 - Died
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not confirmed.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 173 Bolton Road, Bradford. Pte W Yorks.
 
d. 27/8/1917
CWGC: HUDSON, FRED
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/401
Date of Death: 27/08/1917
Regiment: 9th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own). Memorial: TYNE COT MEMORIAL
 
HUGHES, Frederick Caeser – Apprentice to Wool Trade.
 
MIC: 278 16 W Yorks – Yorks & Lancs 38416 – Class Z 22.4.19
 
b. Bradford 1894. Son of Caeser and Eliza Hughes.
 
1911: 287 Legrams Lane, Bradford. Age 16 “Wool Sorting”
 
Service Records: 16/278. Enl. 21.9.14 Age 20 yrs 46 days. Apprentice to Wool Trade b. Bradford. 2.7.16 – Admitted 95 FA Shell Shock – “Had been buried by a shell” 12.7.16 –28.8.16 2nd S.G. Bristol. Transf’d Yorks & Lancs Regt 18.10.16 Disembarked Salonika 4.12.16. Malaria 1918. Disch. 22.4.19.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 297 Legrams Lane, Bradford. Pte 16 W Yorks.
 
d. Bradford. 1980. Age 86.
 
HUGHES, Sam - Overlooker
 
MIC: Pte 16/1057
 
b. Bradford 1893. Son of Samuel and Rosalie Hughes.
 
1911: 22 Seaton Street, Bradford. Age 18 “Roving Piler – Spinning Mill”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 22 Seaton Street, Bradford.
 
d. u/k
 
HUMBLE, James Phillip – Warehouseman
 
MIC: Pte 16/883 – Disch.
 
b. Shipley 1895. Son of Henry and Mary Humble.
 
1911: 22 Edmund Street, Shipley. Age 16 “Proofer”
 
Service Records: 16/883 Enl. 24.9.14 Age 20 yrs 79 days Warehouseman b. Shipley. Posted Depot 6.7.16. 30.1.17 Posted Class W for employment with Bradford Dyer’s Association, Well Street, Bradford. Disch Class P 11.1.1918 392 (xvi) No longer fit (GSW – Loss of left eye)
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. Wharfedale 1957 Age 63.
 
HUNT, William Dennis – Grocer’s Assistant.
 
MIC: Pte 16/420 - D of W
 
b. Keighley 1898. Son of James and Sarah Jane Hunt.
 
1911: Dennis Hunt. Wharf Hotel, Bolton Road, Bradford. Age 13 “Errand Boy – Grocery.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 23 Southampton Street, Otley Road, Bradford Pte 16 W Yorks.
 
d. 13/11/1916
CWGC: HUNT, W D
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/420
Date of Death: 13/11/1916 Age: 19
Regiment: 16th Bn West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own) 
Cemetery: PUCHEVILLERS BRITISH CEMETERY
Additional Information: Son of James and Sarah J. Hunt, of 23, Southampton St., Otley Rd., Bradford, Yorks.
 
HUNTER, Douglas – Seal Finisher - Distinguished Conduct Medal
 
MIC: Pte – Cpl 16/228 DCM – Class Z
 
b. Bradford 1897. Son of Leonard and Eliza Hunter.
 
1911: 186 Chassum Street, Bradford. Age 14 “Bobbin Carrier in Silk Spinning Mill”
 
Service Records: None found
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 186 Chassum Street, Bradford. Sgt W Yorks DCM
 
DCM Citation: 16/228 L/Cpl – A/Cpl D. Hunter (Bradford). For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. On one occasion he displayed the greatest courage and coolness, keeping his trench mortar in action with good effect during an attack. (17.4.18)
 
d. u/k
 
HURP, Edward – Plush Cutter
 
MIC: Cpl – Sgt 16/47 K in A
 
b. Bradford 1893. Son of Frederick L and Ann J Hurp.
 
1911: 69 Chassum Street, Bradford. Age 18 “Shop Assistant – Butcher”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 68 Chassum Street, Bradford. Sgt 16 W Yorks.
 
d. 27/2/1917
CWGC: Rank: Serjeant
Service No: 16/47
Date of Death: 27/02/1917 Age: 24
Regiment: 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Cemetery: GOMMECOURT BRITISH CEMETERY NO. 2, HEBUTERNE
Additional Information: Son of Fredrick Thomas and Ann Jane Hurp, of 68, Chassum St., Lilycroft Rd., Bradford.
 
HURREN, Thomas Burton – Plasterer
 
MIC: Thomas B Hurren 775 – Yorks LI Pte 47988 – Class Z
 
b. Bradford 1885. Son of William and Agnes Hurren.
 
m. 1906. Bradford Nellie March Garthwaite.
 
1911: 140 Exeter Street, Bradford. Age 26 “Plasterer”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 140 Exeter Street, Bradford. 16 W Yorks.
 
d. Bradford 1934. Age 49.
 
HUSTWIT, Albert – Seal Finisher
 
MIC: Pte 360 – MGC L/Cpl 22744 - K in A 27.7.16
 
b. Shipley, Yorks. Son of Sidney and Mary Elizabeth Hustwit.
 
1911: 8 Elliott Street, Saltaire. Age 18 “Plush Finisher Operative”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
m. Otley, Yorks. 1915 to Florence Atkinson.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. 27/7/1916
CWGC: HUSTWIT, ALBERT
Rank: Lance Corporal
Service No: 22744
Date of Death: 27/07/1916
Regiment: Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 93rd Coy.
Cemetery: ST. VAAST POST MILITARY CEMETERY, RICHEBOURG-L'AVOUE Additional Information: Husband of Florence Hustwit, of 9, Wolseley Rd., Burley, Leeds.
 
HUSTLER, Harold Ernest – Warehouseman
 
MIC: Sgt Yorks Regt 22111
 
b. Bradford. Son of Benjamin William and Sarah Hustler.
 
1911: 827 Barkerend Road, Bradford. Age 20 “Lining Warehouseman”
 
Service Records: 16/588 Enl. 22.9.14 Age 24 yrs 4 days. Warehouseman b. Bradford. Transf’d Yorkshire Regt 6.10.15 (1st Garrison Bn). Disch. 17.7.19
 
m. Bradford 1915 to Lizzie Durance. Greenhill Chapel, Bradford Moor.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
HUTCHINSON, Fred – Painter
 
MIC: Pte – Cpl 16/561 Disch to Commission.
 
b. Bradford 1891. Son of Thomas and Clara Hutchinson.
 
1911: 141 Exeter Street, Off Otley Road, Bradford. Age 20 Painter and Paperhanger.
 
m. 21 Oct 1911 to Bertha Partridge at Bradford St Peter’s.
 
Service Records: None Found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 128 Undercliffe Road. Cpl W Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
HUTCHINSON, Norman Gwynne – Clerk
 
MIC: Pte 359 – MGC 103975 – 2 Lt MGC – Comm. 17.11.17
Add. 3 Alma Place, Leeds Old Road, Bradford.
 
b. Bradford 1894. Son of Henry G and
 
1911: 3 Alma Place, Bradford Age 17 “Student Char. Accounts”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 3 Alma Place, Bradford. 2 Lt MGC.
 
m. Bradford 1920 to Doris Ruby Tankard.
 
d. Bradford 1976. Age 82.
 
HYDE, Eustace Emil – Dyer
 
MIC: 16 W Yorks Pte 591 – Royal Irish Fusiliers Lt – K in A 12.10.16 Comm. Apr 1915.
Add. Mrs T D Hyde (Mother) Whitechapel Vicarage, Cleckheaton, Yorks.
 
b.  Tong, Bradford 1893. Son of Tom Dodsworth and Mary Jane Hyde.
 
1911: Whitechapel Vicarage, Cleckheaton, Yorks. Age 18 “Cotton Dyer’s Apprentice”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. 12/10/1916
CWGC: HYDE, EUSTACE EMIL
Rank: Lieutenant
Date of Death: 12/10/1916 Age: 23
Regiment: 4th Bn. attd. 1st Bn. Royal Irish Fusiliers
Cemetery: A.I.F. BURIAL GROUND, FLERS
Additional Information: Son of the Rev. T. D. and Mary J. Hyde, of White Chapel Vicarage, Cleckheaton.
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