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July 1st 1916: Walkley men who died on the first day of the Battle of the Somme

Isaac Haycock
(image: Pte Isaac Haycock)

All who died 1 Jul 1916 (*not on Walkley memorial boards)

Additions or corrections to this list would be welcome.

L/Cpl Joseph ANDREW 12th Bn Y&L
L/Cpl Frank BARNSLEY 12th Bn Y&L
*Pte George Ernest BEADLE 8th Bn Y&L [born Walkley]
Pte Archie BRAMMER 12th Bn Y&L
L/Cpl Frank William BROWN 8th Bn Y&L
*Pte Stanley BURDETT 14th (2nd Barnsley) Bn Y&L [born Walkley]
*Pte Harold BURKENSHAW 8th Bn Y&L [born Walkley, lived Chesterfield]
*L/Cpl John Thomas Cyril COWLEY 1st Bn EYorks Rgt
*Pte Frederick Carrington CULF 12th Bn Y&L [born Walkley]
Pte Willis HALL 10th Bn WYReg
Pte Isaac HAYCOCK 12th Bn Y&L
Pte Edgar HOLLAND 4th Bn Y&L/9th  Bn KOYLI
Pte Ernest HUDSON 12th Bn Y&L
*Pte John LINLEY 8th Bn KOYLI [born Walkley]
*Pte Herbert MARSDEN 8th Bn Y&L [born Walkley]
Gnr Albert MARSHALL Royal Garrison Artillery/8th Bn Y&L
*Pte Leonard MCIVER 12th Bn Y&L [born Walkley]
Pte George James MOLYNEUX 12th Bn Y&L
*Pte Fred ROGERSON 9th Bn Y&L [born Walkley]
*Pte Herbert WALKER 12th Bn Y&L [born Walkley]
*Serg John Allison Dean WIDDOWSON 13th (1st Barnsley) Bn Y&L [born Walkley]
Pte Albert WRIGHT 10th Bn KOYLI
*Cpl Joseph Rodgers WRIGHT 12th Bn Y&L [born Walkley]

Sources:
Monumental Inscriptions
Soldiers Who Died in the Great War (Ancestry.co.uk)
Family sources

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This entry was posted on December 2, 2018 by in First World War.
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