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 K with further detail.
 
KAYE, Albert – Warp Sizer - Military Medal
 
MIC: W Yorks 582 – MGC 22741 – Class Z AR 18.5.19
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 470 Bowling Old Lane, Bradford. L/Cpl MGC - MM
 
Note: MIC makes no mention of MM
 
d. u/k
 
KEATING, Daniel – Plush Finisher
 
MIC: Pte – A/Cpl 16/537 – Class Z
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not confirmed.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not confirmed
 
d. u/k
 
KEEP, Albert – Clerk
 
MIC: Pte 16/549 – Lt Royal Marines - Disch to commission 30.5.17
 
b. 1886
 
1911: Not confirmed.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
KENNEDY, James – Metal Case Maker
 
MIC: Pte – L/Cpl 16/773 - Deserter
 
b. Pontefract, Yorks. 1877. Son of Andrew and Mary Kennedy.
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: 16/773 Enl. 23.9.14 Age 32 yrs 272 days. Metal Case Maker b. Pontefract, Yorks. Posted Depot 17.7.1916. Absented from 89th Trng Reserve Camp, Blythe 7/11/1916. Mother Mary Kennedy 46 Edward Street and 11 Hardy Street Bradford.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
KENNEDY, Michael Frank – Shop Assistant
 
MIC: Pte 16/227 – Class Z.
 
b. Bradford 1896. Son of Michael and Agnes Kennedy.
 
1911: 111 Grafton Street, Manchester Road, Bradford, Age 15 “Telegraph Messenger”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 111 Grafton Street, Bradford. 16 W Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
KENNY, William – Shop Assistant
 
MIC: Pte 16/336 – D of W
 
b. Bradford.
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. 7/7/1916
CWGC: KENNY, W 
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/336
Date of Death: 07/07/1916
Regiment: 16th Bn West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Cemetery: DOULLENS COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION NO.1
 
KENYON, Thomas Bertram – Electrician
 
MIC: Thomas B Kenyon Cpl 16/787 A. Z. 14.5.19
 
b. Bradford 1889. Son of Thomas and Isabella Prickett Kenyon.
 
1911: 57 Aireville Terrace, Frizinghall, Bradford. Age 22 “Electrician”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Thomas B 57 Aireville Terrace, Bradford. Cpl 16 W Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
KERSHAW, Edmund – Dyer
 
MIC: Not found
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found
 
d. u/k
 
KERSHAW, Frederick Percy - Clerk
 
MIC: Pte 16/415 - Dead
 
b. Bradford 1898. Son of George Henry and Agnes Kershaw.
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 42 Church Street, Bradford. Pte 16 W Yorks.
 
d. 1/7/1916
CWGC: KERSHAW, FREDERICK PERCY 
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/415
Date of Death: 01/07/1916 Age: 20
Regiment: 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Additional Information: Son of George Henry and Agnes Kershaw, of 40, Church St., Manningham, Bradford, Yorks.
 
KERSHAW, George – Electrical Engineer
 
MIC: 419 Sgt – WO II 5675 – 267586 –4523174
7 W Yorks, Leeds.
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found
 
Service Records: None found
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found
 
d. u/k
 
KILBRIDE, John – Clerk
 
MIC: Not found
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found
 
d. u/k
 
KING, Edgar Chemical Works Foreman
 
MIC: None found.
 
b. Bradford. 1887. Son of Charles and Catherine King.
 
1911: Britannia Inn, Clayton Street, Bradford. Age 23. “Warehouseman”
 
Service Records: 16/942 Enl. 24.9.14 Age 27 yrs 239 days b. Bradford. Foreman Chemical Works. Disch 5.5.1915 No Longer physically fit (non Attrib)
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 5 King Street, White Abbey Road, Bradford.
 
d. u/k
 
KING, Ernest Whittaker – Stuff Presser
 
MIC: None found.
 
b. Bradford. 1880. Son of Charles and Kate King.
 
m. 9/8/1899 to Lilly Holdsworth in Bradford.
 
1911: 4 Oxley Street, City Road, Bradford. Age 31. “Stuff Presser”
 
Service Records: 16/966 Enl. 24/9/14 Age 34 yrs 65 days. Stuff Presser b. Bradford.
Disch. 392 (xvi) 5.5.15. Seven Children noted.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. Bradford 1916. Age 37.
 
KING, Frederick George – Mechanic
 
MIC: 12 W Yorks A/Sjt 16/829 Z 12.3.19
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
KITCHINGMAN, Norris – Newsagent
 
MIC: Norris Kitchingman Pte 16/248 Dead
Mother: Mrs L Kitchingman, Rose Cottage, All Hallows Gate, Ripon.
 
b. Ripon 1896. Son of Edwin and Laura Kitchingman.
 
1911: All Hallows Gate, Ripon. Age 15 “Errand Boy”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found
 
d. 19/5/1916
CWGC: KITCHINGMAN, N
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/248
Date of Death: 19/05/1916
Regiment/Service: 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own) Cemetery: SUCRERIE MILITARY CEMETERY, COLINCAMPS
 
KITSON, Harry – Butcher
 
MIC: Pte – Cpl 16/751 – Class Z
 
b. Bradford 1893. Son of Amos and Sarah A. Kitson.
 
1911: 39 Northbourne Street, Gateshead on Tyne. Age 18 Butcher.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
KNIGHT, Frederick Joshua – Warehouseman
 
MIC: Pte 16/417 – Disch. 29.3.18
 
b. Bradford. 1896. Son of Joe and Jane Isabel Knight.
 
1911: 22 Turner Street, Bradford. Age 15 Mill Hand.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 22 Turner Street, Bradford.
 
m. Lucy Mitchell 26.12.1916 St. Andrew’s Bradford. Age 30 Lift Attendant.
 
d. Bradford 1969. Age 73.
 
KNIGHT, Hubert Clifford – Clerk - Military Cross
 
MIC: Hubert Clifford Knight MC Pte – A/Sgt 16/164 – 2 Lt RAF
30 Swinton Place, Horton, Bradford.
 
b. Horbury, Warwick. 1893. George Lewis and Mary Hannah Knight.
 
1911: 77 Thornbury Drive, Bradford. Age 18. “Foreign Shipping House Clerk”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 24 Ferndale Grove, Bradford. 2 Lt W Yorks. MC
 
d. u/k 
 
KNIGHT, Rowland Hebden – Woolsorter
 
MIC: Rowland – Pte 16/737 – K in A
 
b. Allerton, Bradford. 1896. Rufus and Sarah Jane Knight.
 
1911: 79 Thorpe Street, Bradford. Age 15. Office Boy.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. 1/7/1916
CWGC: KNIGHT, ROWLAND HEBDEN
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/737
Date of Death: 01/07/1916 Age: 21
Regiment: 16th Bn West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Additional Information: Son of Rufus Knight, of 79, Thorpe St., Bradford, Yorks, and the late Sarah Jane Knight.
 
KNOTT, Herbert – Labourer
 
MIC: Pte 16/241 –
Ret’d Forfeited under Article 1236 Royal Warrant C.R.V. 191.27.1.21 3768 adt
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None Found
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found
 
d. u/k
 
KNOWLES, Fred – Warp Dresser
 
MIC: Pte 375 – Lab Corps 118975 - Z 12.2.19
 
b. u/k
 
1911: u/k
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 10 Royal Street, Bradford. Pte 16 W Yorks
 
d. u/k
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