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 M with further detail.
 
MACDONALD, Stuart Alexander – Wool Sorter
 
MIC: Pte 16/862 – Disch.
 
b. Eckington, Derbyshire.
 
m. 5/6/1906 Bradford to Florrie Metcalfe Bradford.
 
1911: 91 Carlton Street, Bradford. Age 24 “Wool Sorter”
 
Service Records: 16/862. Enl. 24.9.14 Age 27 yrs 22 days. Woolsorter b. Eckington, Derbyshire. Posted Depot 4.7.16. GSW Back & Neck. Disch. 15.1.1918.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 15 Nelson Square, Bradford.
 
d. Bradford St Luke’s Hospital 17.9.23 Pneumonia. 15 Nelson Square, Horton, Bradford. (Service Docs.)
 
MACKAY, Edford - 
 
MIC: Pte 16/908 – Died of Wounds
 
b. Wibsey, Bradford. 1891. Son of James and Edna Mackay.
 
1911: 2 Hastings Place, Bradford. Warehouseman.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. 10/5/1916
CWGC: MACKAY, EDFORD
Rank: Private
Service No:16/908
Date of Death: 10/05/1916 Age:25
Regiment: 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Cemetery: BOIS-GUILLAUME COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Additional Information: Son of James and Edna Mackay, of 38a, Greaves Street, Little Horton, Bradford, Yorks.
 
MAGSON, Herbert - Warehouseman
 
MIC: Pte 16/137 – Disch.
 
b. Stainland, Yorks. 31/12/1892 . Son of Joseph Broadbent and  Lucy Ann Magson.
 
1911: 55 Lonsdale Street, Bradford.
 
Service Records: 16/137. Enl 20.9.14 Age 21 yrs 271 days. Warehouseman b. Halifax. Posted Depot 22.8.17. Disch. 20.9.18. GSW Right Knee and Left ankle. Amputation through to right thigh.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 45 Mildred Street, Bradford. L/Cpl 16 W Yorks.
 
m. 21/10/1916 to Eva Pollard. Parish Church Bowling, Bradford.
 
d. u/k
 
MALLINSON, Albert - Clerk
 
MIC: Pte 16/704 – K in A
 
b. Bradford 1888. Son of George and Phoebe Mallinson.
 
1911: 48 Arkwright Street, Tyersal, Bradford. Age 23 “Clerk”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 48 Arkwright Street, Tyersal, Bradford.
 
d. 1/7/1916
CWGC: MALLINSON, ALBERT
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/704
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 George and Phoebe Mallinson, of 48, Arkwright St., Tyersal, Laisterdyke, Bradford, Yorks.
 
MALLINSON, Harry - Not on Telegraph List
 
MIC: Pte 16/809 Discharged.
 
MANLEY, John - Labourer
 
MIC: L/Sgt – Sgt 16/913 – K in A
 
b. Bradford Moor, Bradford 1884. Son of  Thomas and Mary Manley.
 
1911: 84 Arkwright Street, Tyersal. Age 27. “Iron Broker Labourer”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour:
 
d. 3/5/1917
CWGC: MANLEY, JOHN
Rank: Serjeant
Service No: 16/913
Date of Death: 03/05/1917
Regiment/Service: 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own) 
Memorial: ARRAS MEMORIAL
 
MARSHALL, Harry Clifford – Apprentice to Wool Trade
 
MIC: Pte 16/105 – 2 Lt West Riding Regt.
16 Rossefield Road, Heaton, Bradford.
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: None found.
 
d. u/k
 
MARSHALL, Maurice Edgar – Clerk - Military Medal
 
MIC: Pte 16/721 – Lt R Sussex Regt.
Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia (FMS)
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 47 Atholl Road, Bradford. 2 Lt W Yorks MM
 
d. u/k
 
MARTIN, Horace – Warehouseman - Military Medal
 
MIC: Pte 16/157 – Military Medal – Class Z 17.2.19
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 40 Leicester Street, Bradford. Pte 16 West Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
MARTINDALE, Maurice – Clerk
 
MIC:  Pte 16/319 – Pres dead.
 
b. Son of Frederick and Annie Martindale.
 
1911: 122 Westfield Road, Bradford. Age 17 “Law Clerk”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 122 Westfield Road, Bradford.
 
d. 1/7/1916
CWGC: MARTINDALE, MAURICE
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/319
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 Frederick and Annie Martindale, of 122, Westfield Rd., Bradford, Yorks.
 
MASON, John William – Whitewasher
 
MIC: Pte – Sgt 21311 North’d Fusiliers – D of W
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 188 Kensington Street, Bradford.
 
d. 22.3.1917
CWGC: MASON, J W
Rank: Serjeant
Service No: 21311
Date of Death: 22/03/1917
Regiment/Service: 1st Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers
Cemetery: CABARET-ROUGE BRITISH CEMETERY, SOUCHEZ
 
MASSEY, John – Warehouseman
 
MIC: Pte – 16/949 – Res Z
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Low Fold Farm, Bolton, Bradford.
 
d. u/k
 
MATHEWS, Fred – Civil Service
 
MIC: None found
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not confirmed
 
Service Records: None found
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found
 
d. u/k
 
McCONNELL, William – Draper
 
MIC: Pte – L/Cpl 16/357 – K in A
 
b. 1881 Kirkinner, Wigtownshire, Scotland. the son of James and Elizabeth (Stroyan) McConnell who farmed at Borland and Maidland Farm near Wigtown.
 
1911: 32 Grosvenor Road, Bradford. Age 29. Credit Draper.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. 27/7/1916
CWGC: McCONNELL, W
Rank: Lance Corporal
Service No: 16/357
Date of Death: 27/07/1916
Regiment: 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Cemetery: ST. VAAST POST MILITARY CEMETERY, RICHEBOURG-L'AVOUE
 
McCORMACK, George Alexander – Clerk
 
MIC: Pte – Cpl 16/318 – Pres Dead.
 
b. Bradford 1884. Son Of Alexander and Jane McCormack.
 
1911: 23 Reginald Street, Bradford. Age 17 Merchants Clerk.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 21 Burnett Place, Bradford.
 
d. 3/5/1917
CWGC: McCORMACK, GEORGE ALEXANDER
Rank: Corporal
Service No: 16/318
Date of Death: 03/05/1917
Regiment/Service: West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own) 16th Bn.
Memorial: ARRAS MEMORIAL
 
McCULLY, Harry – Horse Driver
 
MIC: None found
 
b. Manchester, Lancashire. Son of Alexander and Frances McCully.
 
1911: 21 Frederick Street, Bradford. Age 22 “Blacksmith’s Striker”
 
m. Stella Johnson 11.7.1914. Registry Office, Bradford.
 
Service Records: 16/351 b Irlam O’Th Heights, Lancashire. E. 21/9/14 Age 22 years 271 days. Horse Driver. Discharge 13/1/15 “Not likely to become an efficient soldier”.  Medical note: Large varicose veins on both legs – declines any operation – not fit for marches”.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
McEVOY, Paul – Florist
 
MIC:  A/Cpl – 18/687 West Yorks – RDC 87115.
 
b. Bradford 1884. Son of  John P and Bridget McEvoy.
 
m. 1905 Bradford. Martha Ann Braithwaite.
 
1911: 20 Birk Street, Bradford. Age 27. Florist.
 
Pension Records: 16/284 – e. 21/9/1914 Age 30 years 212 days. Florist b. Bradford.
18th Bn 18/687. Discharge 10/9/19
 
Bradford Roll of Honour:
 
d. 1955 Wharfedale. Age 71
 
McFARLANE, William Ward – Foreman Fitter
 
MIC: Pte 16/244 – Res Z
 
b. Bradford 1884. Son of Sam and Sarah Anna McFarlane.
 
1911: 37 Primrose Terrace, Manningham, Bradford. Age 27. Cloth Examiner.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
m. Bradford. 1915. Elizabeth Gilchrist.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. 1948. Calder age 64.
 
McINTYRE, Arthur – Clerk
 
MIC: Pte – Cpl 16/229 – Dead.
 
b. Filey 1882. Son of John and Elizabeth McIntyre.
 
1901: 14 Midland Road, Bradford. Age 19. Railway Clerk.
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found
 
d. 27/2/1917
CWGC: McINTYRE, ARTHUR
Rank: Corporal
Service No: 16/229
Date of Death: 27/02/1917
Age: 35
Regiment: 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own) 
Cemetery: GOMMECOURT BRITISH CEMETERY NO. 2, HEBUTERNE
Additional Information: Husband of Margaret E. McIntyre, of 208, Bispham Rd., Southport.
 
McKINLAY, Paul – Chauffeur
 
MIC: Pte 16/1020 Discharge.
 
b. St Helens, Lancashire. 1881. Son of Peter and Sarah Ann McKinley.
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: 16/1020 e. 25/9/1914 Age 33 Years 32 days. b St Helens. Lancashire.  Disch. 7.11.1917 “No longer physically fit for war service” GSW Left Leg. 3 Bn West Yorks on discharge. Had enquired in 1915 about joining RFC. 53 Chislehurst Place, Bradford.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. Blackpool 1940. Age 59.
 
McMANN, Frederick – Tailor
Brother to 16/288 William Andrew McMann
 
MIC: Pte 16/242 – Res Z
 
b. 1884 Shipley, West Yorks. Son of Robert and Elizabeth McMann.
 
1901: 10 Hall Royd, Shipley. Age 17. Tailors Apprentice.
 
m. 1908 to Beatrice Graham. Calverley.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. 1958 Bradford. Age 74.
 
McMANN, William Andrew – Tailor
Brother to 16/242 Frederick McMann
 
MIC: Sjt - 16/288 DoW 27/10/1916
 
b. 1882 Shipley, West Yorks. Son of Robert and Elizabeth McMann.
 
m. 9/5/1903 Shipley to Edith Rice.
 
1911: 60 Copley Street, Little Horton. Age 28. Tailor.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 60 Copley Street, Little Horton.
 
d. 27/10/1916
CWGC: McMANN, WILLIAM ANDREW
Rank: Serjeant
Service No: 16/288
Date of Death: 27/10/1916 Age: 34
Regiment/Service: 12th Bn West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own) Cemetery: COUIN BRITISH CEMETERY
Additional Information: Son of Robert and Elizabeth McMann, of Shipley, Yorks; husband of Edith McMann, of 60, Copley St., Little Horton, Bradford, Yorks.
 
MELVILLE, Alexander – Engineers Draughtsman - Military Medal.
 
MIC:  S/Sgt RAOC T/934
 
b. 1889 Bradford. Son of  James and Ellen Melville.
 
1911: 13 West View, Bowling Park, Bradford. Age 22 Engineers Draughtsman.
 
Service Records: None found
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 13 West View S/Sgt RAOC M.M.
 
d. u/k
 
MERCER, John William – Tramway Employee
 
MIC: L/Cpl 16/193 – Discharge 28/3/1916 Sickness
 
b. Not found.
 
1911: Not confirmed.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 142 Hollings Road, Manningham, Bradford.
 
d. u/k
 
METCALFE, H - Not on Telegraph List
 
MIC: 
 
b.
 
1911:
 
Service Records:
 
Bradford Roll of Honour:
 
d.
 
 
MIDDLEDITCH, Arthur – Warehouseman
 
MIC: None found.
 
b. 1884 Bradford. Son of Phillip and Mary A Middleditch.
 
1911: 19a Coleman Street, Bradford. Age 27 Carman for China Shop.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found
 
d. u/k
 
MIDDLEDITCH, Frank – Warehouseman
 
MIC: Pte 16/453 – Res Z
 
b. 1882 Bradford. Son of Phillip and Mary A Middleditch.
 
1911: 15 Coleman Street, Bradford. Age 30. Warehouseman.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 4 Coleman Street. Bradford. 16 West Yorks..
 
d. 1932 Bradford. Age 52.
 
MIDGLEY, John Geoffrey – Technical Chemist
 
MIC: 250 West Yorks – RE Cpl 106321 D of W
 
b.  1891 Bradford. Son of Samuel and Henrietta Midgley.
 
1911: 12 Oak Avenue, Bradford. Age 20. Student of Chemistry.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 12 Oak Avenue. Cpl 15 West Yorks & RE. DCM Died 7/11/1915.
 
DCM Citation: 106321 Corporal J G Midgley 189th Coy RE. For conspicuous gallantry on the 13th October 1915. After a gas attack while standing in the trench with Corporal Lee, Corporal Midgley, with great bravery, went over the parapet to bring in a wounded Highlander, but was hit in the thigh by a piece of shell. Corporal Lee, without hesitation and regardless of danger, immediately went out and brought the wounded man into safety. Both NCO’s gave a fine example of devotion to duty.
 
d. 7/11/1915
CWGC: MIDGLEY, JOHN GEOFFREY
Rank: Corporal
Service No: 106321
Date of Death: 07/11/1915 Age: 25
Regiment: Royal Engineers 3rd Provisional Coy.
Awards: D C M Grave Reference: III. C. 614.
Cemetery: BRADFORD (SCHOLEMOOR) CEMETERY
Additional Information: Son of S. and Henrietta Midgley, of 12, Oak Avenue, Bradford.
 
MIDGLEY, Verity – Drawing Overlooker
 
MIC: Pte 16/518 – Pres Dead
 
b. 1892 Bradford. Son of Parkinson and Anne E Midgley.
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 13 Lytton Road, Girlington. Died 1/7/1916
 
d. 1/7/1916
CWGC: MIDGLEY, VERITY
Rank: Lance Corporal
Service No: 16/518
Date of Death: 01/07/1916 Age: 24
Regiment: 16th Bn West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own) 16th Bn. Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Additional Information: Son of Parkinson Midgley, of 13, Lytton Rd., Girlington, Bradford, Yorks.
 
MILLS, Harrison – Ships Cook
 
MIC: 1. 16/753 Disch
2. 16/753 Disch 2/8/1918 Wounds.
 
b. Not found
 
1911: Not found
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
MILLS, John William – Insurance Broker
 
MIC: Pte 16/399 Pres Dead.
 
b. Bradford 1893. Son of John Thomas and Mary Mills.
 
1911: 27 Manorville Terrace, Bradford. Age 18. Insurance clerk.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. 1/7/1916
CWGC: MILLS, JOHN WILLIAM
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/399
Date of Death: 01/07/1916
Regiment/Service: 16th Bn West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own) Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
 
MILNES, Francis Raymond – Spinners Apprentice
Brother of Harry Alexander Milnes
 
MIC: Pte 16/553 Disch 9/6/1915
 
b. 1891 Bradford. Son of Annie Milnes.
 
1911: 2 Maltkiln Parkside, Clayton. Bradford. Age 20. Warehouseman.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
MILNES, Harry Alexander – Weaving Overlooker
Brother of Francis Raymond Milnes
 
MIC: RFC
 
b. 1889. Saltaire, Bradford. Son of Annie Milnes
 
1911: 2 Maltkiln Parkside, Clayton. Bradford. Age 21. Weaving Overlooker
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
MILNES, RICHARD – Clerk
 
MIC: None found
 
b. Not confirmed
 
1911: Not confirmed
 
Service Records: None found
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: (Possibly) Richard A 970 Great Horton Road, Bradford. Sgt West Yorks e. 22/9/14 Died 27/6/1915
 
d. (possibly) 27/6/1915
CWGC: MILNES, RICHARD ALBERT
Rank: Serjeant
Service No: 18/474
Date of Death: 29/06/1915 Age: 20
Regiment: 18th Bn West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Cemetery: BRADFORD (SCHOLEMOOR) CEMETERY
Additional Information: Son of Thomas Milnes, of 4, Osborne Rd., Morecambe, Lancs
 
MITCHELL, John – Bottle Corker
 
MIC: Pte (L/Cpl) 16/658 – DLI 100089 – Dis’d
 
b. 1896 Bradford. Son of George Goodwin and Lavinia Mitchell.
 
1911: 40 Carpenter Street, Bowling Back Lane, Bradford. Age 14 “Assistant Newsagent”
 
Service Records: 16/658 e. 22/9/14 b. Bradford. Age 19 years 56 days. Bottle Corker.
GSW left arm.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 14 Newgate Street, Bowling, Bradford.
 
d. u/k
 
MITCHELL, Louis – Warehouseman
 
MIC: Not found.
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 64 Exeter Street, Bradford. Pte 16 West Yorks. E. 20/9/14
 
d. u/k
 
MITCHELL, Percy – Law Clerk
 
MIC: Pte – L/Cpl 16/989 Res Z
 
b. Bradford 1894. Son of Timothy and Mary Ellen Mitchell.
 
1911: 114 West Park Road, Girlington, Bradford. Age 17. Law Clerk.
 
Service Records: 16/989 e. 25/9/16 Age 20 years 280 days b. Bradford. Law Clerk. Discharged 6.3.19 Class Z 114 West Park Road, Girlington. 254722 Labour Corps. Wounded Sever list 1916. Mother Mary Ellen Mitchell.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Lyndene, West Park Road. L/Cpl West Yorks e. 25/9/14.
 
d. u/k
 
MITCHELL, Robert Benjamin – Clerk
 
MIC: None found.
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: (Possibly) 68 Bowling Park Drive, Bradford.
Capt. Northumberland Fusiliers e. 25/9/14.
 
d. u/k
 
MITCHELL, William Garnett – Stonemason
 
MIC: None found
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
MONCASTER, Herbert – Postman
 
MIC: Pte 16/1030 – Res Z
 
b. 1882 Son of Thomas and Elizabeth Moncaster
 
m. Bradford 1901 to Lily Wheater.
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 3 Hampden Street, Bradford. Pte 16 West Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
MONKMAN, Herbert – Bank Clerk
 
MIC: Pte 16/426 – Disch.
 
b. Bradford 1891. Son of Thomas and Lily Monkman
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: 147 Westfield Road, Heaton. Scar of wounds hands, face and neck.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
MONKMAN, John Henry – Clerk
 
MIC: Pte 16/408 – West Riding Regt. 30415. Disch. 18/4/1917.
 
b. Bradford 1894. Son of Edwin and Martha Ann Monkman.
 
1911: 106 Toller Lane, Bradford. Age 15 Manufacturers Clerk.
 
Service Records: 16/408 e. 21/9/14 Age 19 years 59 days b. Heaton, Bradford. Posted Depot 4.7.1916 Transferred W Riding Regt. 28/2/1917 (no 10 Agri Coy) Discharged 18.4.1917 Res P Neurasthenia Attrib. 106 Toller Lane. Mother Martha Ann Collins Monkman. In Netley 1916. Admitted 94F 1/7/1916 Shell Shock. Sent to England 3/7/1916.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 106 Toller Lane. Pte 16 West Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
MOON, Frederick Gordon – Clerk
 
MIC:  Pte 16/74 Reserve Z (also F G Moody 16/74 15 Star)
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
MOON, James – Clerk
Brother to 16/960 Samuel Marmaduke Moon
 
MIC: 16/877 Cpl – Sgt – 2 Lt W Yorks.
62 Maperton Road, Barkerend Road, Bradford.
 
b. Bradford 1888.
 
1911: 32 Thurnscoe Road. Bradford.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 62 Maperton Road. 2 Lt West Yorks.  e. 24/9/14
 
d. u/k
 
MOON, Samuel Marmaduke – Mechanic
Brother to 16/877 James Moon.
 
MIC: Pte 16/960 – Northumberland Fusiliers 67432 – Yorks LI 63379 – Class Z
 
b. Bradford 1895.
 
1911: 32 Thurnscoe Road, Bradford.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 62 Maperton Road. Pte 16 West Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
MOONEY, Joseph – Gold Blocker
 
MIC: Sjt 16/735 – K in A 13/11/16
 
b. Bradford 1880. Son of John and Esther Mooney.
 
1911: 37 Upper Moss Carr Street, Leeds Road. Bradford. Age 31 Gold Blocker Christmas Card Manufacturing.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 35 Knowsley Road. Sgt West Yorks.
 
d. 13/11/1916
CWGC: MOONEY, J
Rank: Serjeant
Service No: 16/735
Date of Death: 13/11/1916
Regiment: 16 Bn West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Cemetery: EUSTON ROAD CEMETERY, COLINCAMPS
 
MOORE, Arthur – French Polisher
 
MIC: Not confirmed
 
b. Bradford 1883. Son of Jeremiah and Sarah Moore.
 
1911: Lodger. 9 Pleasant Street, Bradford Age 28. Shown as Prince Arthur Moore.
 
Service Records: None found
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 9 Pleasant Street, Great Horton.
 
d. u/k
 
MOORE, Bernard – Draughtsman
 
MIC:  Not found.
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found
 
Service Records: None found
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
MOORE, James William – Labourer
 
MIC: Pte 16/667 Res Z
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not confirmed.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
MOORE, Joe – Warp Dresser
 
MIC: Pte 16/892 K in A
 
b. Bradford
 
1911: 8 Murgatroyd Street. Age 22 Warp Dresser.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 8 Murgatroyd Street.
 
d. 27/7/1916
CWGC: MOORE, J
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/892
Date of Death: 27/07/1916
Regiment: 16 Bn West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Cemetery: ST. VAAST POST MILITARY CEMETERY, RICHEBOURG-L'AVOUE
 
MOORHOUSE, Harold – Hairdresser
 
MIC:   640 – Labour Corps 496621 Class Z
 
b. Bradford 1896. Son of John Thomas and May Ann Moorhouse.
 
1911: 9 Lower Cobden Street, Bradford. Age 15 Apprentice Hairdresser.
 
Service Records: None Found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 7 Lower Cobden Street. Pte West Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
MORELL, Franklin Spencer – Professional Musician
 
MIC: Morrell 16/811 Res Z
 
b.  Stanningley 1893. Son of George and Mary Morrell.
 
1911: 45 Cockshot Hill, Farsley. Age 17 “Boot Repairer”
 
m. Bradford 17/7/1915 to Annie Peacock.
 
Service Records: Not found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. Bradford 1957. Age 64
 
MORGAN, George – Clerk
 
MIC: Not confirmed
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not confirmed
 
Service Records: Not confirmed
 
Bradford Roll of Honour:  Not confirmed
 
d. u/k
 
MORGAN, William – Lodging House Keeper
 
MIC: Sgt 16/8 - Dead
 
b. Bradford 1887. Son of John Morgan.
 
m. Bradford 6/4/1907 to Annie Inman.
 
1911: 38 Adelaide Street, Bradford. Age 24. Lodging House Keeper.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 52 Adelaide Street, Bradford. KIA 1/7/1916
 
d. 1/7/1916
CWGC: MORGAN, W
Rank: Serjeant
Service No: 16/8
Date of Death: 01/07/1916
Regiment: 16 Bn West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Cemetery: EUSTON ROAD CEMETERY, COLINCAMPS
 
MORTIMER, Ernest – Printers Labourer
 
MIC: Pte 16/471 – Pte North’d Fusiliers 60886 Dis’d 392 xvi
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 22 Seaton Street. Pte 16 W Yorks Disch. 9/11/1918
 
d. u/k
 
MORTIMER, Thomas Edward – Warehouseman
 
MIC:  Pte 16/945 Class Z.
 
b. Bradford 1895. Son of John Arthur and Mary Ann Mortimer.
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: 16/945 e 24/9/1914 Warehouseman age 19 years 264 days.
Discharged 16/2/1919 from 15/17 West Yorks to 15 Salisbury Road, Frizinghall, Bradford. Memo 1917 states: No 945 Edwin Mortimer 31st Div HQ Staff.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found
 
d. u/k
 
MOSLEY, William Arthur – Wool Buyer
 
MIC:  Cpl 16/133 Dead.
 
b. Bradford 1891. Son of Samuel and Susan Mosley.
 
1911: 85 Cecil Avenue, Bradford. Age 20 “Wool Sorter”
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 85 Cecil Avenue, Horton.
 
d. 1/7/1916
CWGC: MOSLEY, WILLIAM ARTHUR
Rank: Corporal
Service No: 16/133
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 Susan Mosley, of Station Rd., Grassington, Yorks, and the late Samuel Mosley.
 
MOSS, Robert – Hairdressers Assistant
 
MIC: Pte 16/92 - Dead
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not found.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 10 Mount Road, Eccleshill, Bradford. Died 20/9/1917
 
d. 20/9/1917
CWGC: MOSS, ROBERT
Rank: Lance Corporal
Service No: 16/92
Date of Death: 20/09/1917
Regiment: 11th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Memorial: TYNE COT MEMORIAL
 
MOULSON, Abraham Hirst – Waggon Repairer
 
MIC: Pte – Cpl 16/1050 – RE WR 266063 – 246133
Roll: Royal Engineers (Railways)
 
b. Bradford 1890. Son of Walter Padgett and Isabella Moulson.
 
1911: 11 Springfield Terrace, Whetley Hill, Bradford. Age 21. Labourer.
 
m. Bradford 1912 to Florence Shackleton.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 21 Wood Street, White Abbey Road, Bradford. Cpl 16 W Yorks e. 26/9/14.
 
d. u/k
 
MOULSON, Miles – Bricklayer
 
MIC: Pte Gordon Highlanders 4836 - 291663
 
b. Bradford 1892 Son of Webster and Ann Elizabeth Moulson.
 
m. Bradford 1913 to Alice De Courcy.
 
1911: 24a St Stephens Road, West Bowling. Age 19. Labourer Mason.
 
Service Records: 16/279 e. 21/9/14 Age 23 years 55 days. b. Wibsey, Bradford Bricklayer.  AWOL 15/3/15. Fraudulently enlisted into 155 W.Y Brigade RFA. Trial dispensed with + held to serve in that Corps.
Address 164 Coates Street, Bradford.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 164 Coates Street, West Bowling, Bradford. Pte Gordon Highlanders. Died 14/11/1916
 
d. 14/11/1916
CWGC: MOULSON, MILES
Rank: Private
Service No: 291663
Date of Death: 14/11/1916
Regiment/Service: 7th Bn. Gordon Highlanders
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
 
MOUNTAIN, Thomas Statters – District Manager
 
MIC: Cpl 764 – L/Sgt (A/RQMS) Royal Welch Fusiliers 77991
15/11/21 “Sunnyside” Haywood Road, Nottingham.
 
b. Bradford 1882. Son of Benjamin and Emma Mountain.
 
1911: 42 Mount Terrace, Eccleshill, Bradford. Age 29.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 3 Finsbury Drive, Bolton Villas, Bradford. Reg QM Sgt 1 West Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
MURDOCK, Archibald – Draper’s Manager
 
MIC: 1) L/Cpl 16/778 See Murdoch, Archibald W
2) C Sjt 16/778 Z 11.11.19
Roll: 16 Bn West Yorks. 11 Bn West Yorks attd British West Indies Regt.
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not confirmed
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
MURGATROYD, Harold – Engineer
 
MIC: 16 West Yorks 71 – RE WR 26183 RE Spr 267168
 
b. Bradford 1890. Son of William John and Elizabeth Murgatroyd.
 
1911: 30 Irwell Street, Bowling, Bradford. Age 21 Mechanic Fitter.
 
Service Records: 16/71 e. 20/9/14 b. Bradford Age 25 years 128 days. Engineer. Transferred 24.2.1917 Royal Engineers Railway Troops. Longmoor.
Mother Elizabeth Murgatroyd, Irwell Street, East Bowling.
Wife Emily Jennings m 5.8.16
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 120 Butler Street. Sapper RE.
 
d. Bradford 1940 Age 50.
 
MURGATROYD. Ellison – Traveller - DCM
 
MIC: Sjt 16/573 – Captain W Yorks.
Add. Mrs E Murgatroyd, Planetree House, Burley in Wharfedale.
2. 16/573 Sjt Murgatroyd E. DCM LG. 20/10/1916
 
b. 1889 Son of Smith and Eliza Murgatroyd.
 
1911: 45 Intake Road, Fagley. Age 22 Commercial Traveller.
 
Service Records: TF 10/8/1908 W R Bde RFA.
 
DCM Citation: For conspicuous gallantry in action. When his battalion had suffered severely he took charge of the men around him, and organised the defences with machine-guns with great ability. He showed great coolness under heavy shell and machine-gun fire. (20.10.1916)
 
m. Menston 1917 to Doris Smith.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 45 Intake Road, Fagley. Capt. 16 West Yorks DCM.
 
d. 26/3/1918
CWGC: MURGATROYD, E
Rank: Captain
Date of Death: 26/03/1918
Regiment: 16th Bn. attd. 8th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Awards: D C M 
Cemetery: GOMMECOURT BRITISH CEMETERY NO. 2, HEBUTERNE
 
MURPHY, George Henry – Window Cleaner
 
MIC: 1) West Yorks L/Cpl – Sgt 789
2) TRB TR5/76048
3) West Yorks 789
4) Durham L.I. 100110
5) RE WR/102087
 
b. Bradford 1891. Son of Frank and Elizabeth Murphy
 
1911: 12 Beecher Street, Manningham. Age 20 Window Cleaner.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 50 Westgrove Street, Bradford. Sgt 28 DLI e 25/9/14
 
d. u/k
 
MURRAY, Ernest – Fitter
 
MIC: None found.
 
b. Thornton, Bradford 1891. Son of Samuel and Margaret Murray
 
1911: 20 John Street, Dudley Hill.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
m. Annie Brown 24/4/1916 at Tong Church Bradford. Shown as “Soldier”
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. u/k
 
MUSGRAVE, Frank Rawlinson – Commercial Traveller
 
MIC: Pte 16/762 – Presumed Dead.
 
b. Bradford 1893. Son of Edgar Musgrave
 
1911: Not confirmed.
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Frank R 13 Queens Road, Bradford. Died 1 July 1916.
 
d. 1/7/1916
CWGC: MUSGRAVE, FRANK
Rank: Private
Service No: 16/762
Date of Death: 01/07/1916
Regiment: 16th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
 
MYERS, John Arthur – Gardener
 
MIC: Pte – Sgt 603 - MGC 22745
 
b. Knaresborough 6/2/1891. Son of Thomas and Caroline Myers.
 
1911:  Copt Hewick, Ripon. Boarder Age 20 Domestic Gardener. (Arthur)
 
Service Records: None found.
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not found.
 
d. Hull 1987. Age 96.
 
MYERS, Joseph – Warpman
 
MIC: Sgt 16/912 – Disch.
 
b. u/k
 
1911: Not confirmed.
 
Service Records: Not found
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: 47 Intake Road. Sgt 16 West Yorks.
 
d. u/k
 
MYLREA, John Joseph – Warehouseman
 
MIC:  Pte 16/204 – Cpl Army Pay Corps 18035
 
b. Douglas, Isle of Man 1890. Son of Joseph Mylrea. 
 
1911: Not confirmed.
 
Pension Records: 18035 Mylrea. GSW Upper Arm (L).
 
Bradford Roll of Honour: Not confirmed.
 
m. Bradford 1918 to Beatrice Gladys Hardy.
 
d. Bradford 1970. Age 80.
Back To 16 Bn Roll Call