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 J with further detail.
 
JACKSON, Arthur – Tram Conductor
 
MIC: Pte 16/299 – North’d Fusiliers 60860 - D of W
 
b. Horton, Bradford 1893. Son of Alfred and Lucy Anna Jackson.
 
1911: 74 Hoxton Street, Girlington. Age 18 “Tramway Parcel Boy”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 74 Hoxton Street, Bradford. 16 W Yorks
 
d. 27/9/1918
CWGC: JACKSON, A
Rank: Private
Service No: 60860
Date of Death: 27/09/1918
Regiment: 12th/13th Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers
Cemetery: THILLOY ROAD CEMETERY, BEAULENCOURT
 
JACKSON, George Alfred – Engineer
 
MIC:  Not found.
 
b. Bradford 1891. Son of Henry and Sarah Hannah.
 
1911: 78 Heidelberg Road, Bradford Age 20 “Fitter Machine Makers Apprentice”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: George Alf 78 Heidelberg Road, Bradford. Signaller 16 W Yorks.
 
d. Bradford 1973. Age 82.
 
JACKSON, James – Clerk
 
MIC: Pte 554 – Army Pay Corps 19253.
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 184 Folkestone Street, Bradford. Pte 16 W Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
JACKSON, Joseph – Woolcomber
 
MIC: Pte – Cpl 16/899 – Yorks & Lancs Regt 59639 - Class Z 2.3.19
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
JACKSON. Walter – Dyer’s Labourer
 
MIC: Pte East Yorks 21439
 
b. Leeds.
 
m. 12.8.1908 Emma Hartley. St Peter’s Bradford.
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: 16/558 Enl 22.9.14 Age 27 Yrs 73 days Dyer’s Labourer b. Leeds. Posted 19th Bn 23.7.15 Transf’d 1st Garrison Bn East Yorks Regt. 2.2.1916. Died Lucknow, India from Self inflicted wound (cut throat) 4.4.1917. 1 Oxley Street, City Road, Bradford.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. 4/4/1917
CWGC: JACKSON, WALTER
Rank: Private
Service No: 21439
Date of Death: 04/04/1917
Regiment: 1st Garrison Bn East Yorkshire Regiment.
Cemetery: LUCKNOW CANTONMENT MILITARY CEMETERY
 
JACKSON, Wilfred – Gardener
 
MIC: Pte 16/195 - Dead
 
b. Bradford 1890. Son of Ralph and Priscilla Jackson.
 
1911: Allen Croft, Birkenshaw, Bradford. Age 21 “Gardener”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found
 
d. 12/7/1916
CWGC: JACKSON, WILFRED
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/195
Date of Death: 12/07/1916 Age: 26
Regiment: 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Cemetery: ST. SEVER CEMETERY, ROUEN
Additional Information: Son of Ralph and Priscilla Jackson, of Birkenshaw, Bradford, Yorks; husband of Minnie Jackson, of Burnleys Rd., Hill Top, Gomersal, Leeds.
 
JAMES, Francis Montague Reynolds – Motor Engineer
 
MIC: AM 2 RFC 3781.
 
b. Louth, Lincolnshire. 1886. Son of Clarence and Ada Elizabeth James.
 
1911: 68 Thornton Road, Bradford Age 24 “Commercial Traveller Tyres”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
m. 3/3/1917 to Maria Langhorne at St Luke’s, Manningham. Shown as Commercial
Traveller on wedding Cert.
 
d. u/k
 
JARMAN, Alfred – Clerk
 
MIC: Pte 16/392 – Disch.
 
b. Bradford 1893. Son of Alfred and Lucy A Jarman.
 
1911: 2 Hampden Street, Horton, Bradford.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 73 Ryan Street, Bradford. Pte 16 W Yorks.
 
d. u/k 
 
JENKINSON, Walter Woodhead – Stuff Merchant - Military Cross
 
MIC: W Yorks Regt – MC
31 Booth Street, Bradford.
 
b. Bradford 1891 Son of Edward Oliver and Mary Jane Jenkinson.
 
1911: 11 Grantham Road, Bradford. Age 20. “Stuff & Woollen Merchant”
 
Service Records:
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found
 
Gazette: Issue Nr 30251 page 8811 T/2nd Lt Walter Woodhead Jenkinson M.C.
 
m. 24/7/1924 to Doreen Middlebrook at St Peter, Shipley.
 
d. U/K
 
JOHNSON, Alfred – Gardener
 
MIC: Pte 16/217 - Died
 
b. Barrow-on-Humber. 1889.
 
1911: 37 Church Hill, Baildon. Age 22 “Gardener”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. 1/7/1916
CWGC: JOHNSON, A
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/217
Date of Death: 01/07/1916
Regiment/Service: 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own) Cemetery: EUSTON ROAD CEMETERY, COLINCAMPS
 
JOHNSON, Alfred – Clerk
 
MIC: Yorks Regt 21959 – Died 9/10/16.
 
b. Bradford 1880.
 
1911: 33 Lincoln Road, Bradford. Age 31 “Clothing Club Clerk”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 33 Lincoln Road, Bradford.
 
d. 9/10/1916
CWGC: JOHNSON, ALFRED
Rank: Lance Serjeant
Service No: 21959
Date of Death: 09/10/1916 Age: 36
Regiment: 1st Bn. Yorkshire Regiment
Cemetery: AHMEDNAGAR GOVERNMENT CEMETERY
Additional Information: Son of Alfred and Sarah Jane Johnson; husband of Emma Johnson, of 33, Lincoln Rd., Manningham, Bradford, W. Yorks.
 
JOHNSON, Henry Martin Finch – Insurance Agent
 
MIC: L/Cpl – Cpl 16/362 K in A
 
b.  Highbury, London. 1869. Son of James and Adelaide Finch Johnson.
 
1911: 71 Aireville Road, Frizinghall. Age 42. “District Estate Agent”.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 15 Norman Drive, Eccleshill, Bradford. Cpl 16 W Yorks.
 
d. 1/7/1916
CWGC: JOHNSON, HENRY MARTIN FINCH
Rank: Corporal
Service No: 161362
Date of Death: 01/07/1916 Age: 45
Regiment: 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own) Cemetery: SERRE ROAD CEMETERY No.1
Additional Information: Son of James and Adelaide Finch Johnson, of London; husband of Jennie Johnson, of 15, Norman Drive, Eccleshill, Bradford, Yorks.
 
JOHNSON, Horace – Blacksmith’s Striker
 
MIC: Not found
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 3 Toby Lane, Bradford. Pte 1st Yorkshires. Enl. 21.9.14
 
d. u/k
 
JOHNSON, James – Clerk
 
MIC: Cpl 16/116 – 2 Lt W Yorks - Lt RFC & RAF
7 Manville Terrace, Bradford.
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
JOHNSON. Ripley – Woolsorter
 
MIC: Pte 16/905 – North’d Fusiliers 60755 – Class Z
 
b. Clayton, Bradford 1893. Son of George and Mary Hannah Johnson.
 
1911: 11 John Street, Clayton. Age 18 “Wool Sorter”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found
 
m. 1918 Bradford to Ethel Sutcliffe.
 
d. Bradford 1969. Age 76.
 
JOHNSON, Walter Shaw – Millhand
 
MIC: W.S. Johnson Pte 484 - 16/484 – Yorks & Lancs 38471 – Class Z
 
b. Bradford 1895. Son of John William and Lilly Johnson.
 
1911: 103 Earl Street, Bradford. Age 15 “Dyehouse Labourer”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 65 Tivoli Place, Bradford. Pte 16 W Yorks.
 
d. Bradford 1967. Age 71.
 
JOLLY, James Ernest – Timber Labourer
 
MIC: Pte W Yorks 110 – MFP P12855
 
b. Bradford 2/6/1896 Son of James and Violet Jolly.
 
1911: 31 Bombay Street, Bradford. Age 14 “Warehouse Boy”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. Bradford 1987. Age 90.
 
JONES, Harry – Draughtsman
 
MIC: Pte 16/121 – D of W - 8.10.18
 
b. Shipley 1892. Son of Farrington and Alice Jones.
 
1911: 17 Earl Street, Shipley. Age 19 “Junior Draughtsman”.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. 8/10/1918
CWGC: JONES, HARRY
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/121
Date of Death: 08/10/1918 Age: 26
Regiment: 1st Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Cemetery: BELLICOURT BRITISH CEMETERY
Additional Information: Husband of Hilda Mary Jones, of 38, Marlboro' Rd., Shipley, Yorks.
 
JONES, Llewelyn – Steward
 
MIC: Pte 16/220 – Class Z
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
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