Leeds WW1 War Memorials

Remembering those from Leeds who gave their lives in world war one.





HUSHEN George Corporal S4/072060 42nd Division Supply Column Army Service Corps 17/10/1917 Aged 41. Born Leeds. Son of John and Margaret  Husband of Alice Gill Married 1904 Leeds Registered Building. Laid to Rest Coxyde Military Cemetery Belgium.

HALL J Too many on record can you help.

HART Thomas Private 3/8514 1st Bn West Yorkshire Regiment KIA 12/10/1916 Aged ? Landed France 24/09/1914. Remembered Thiepval Memorial France.

HARTLEY Charles Victor Private 22879 10th Bn Yorkshire Hussars (Regiment) KIA 04/10/1917 Aged 37. Born 29/05/1880 Baptised St Saviour Leeds. Son of William and Martha Remembered Tyne Cot Memorial Belgium.

HORAN Thomas Private 11510 6th Bn King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry KIA 28/09/1916 Aged 20. Born 1896 Provillence Boston USA Son of John and Kate Both Born Ireland. Laid to Rest Agny Military Cemetery France.

HALTON P Unknown Can You Help

HOUSE Harold Withers Serjeant 13600 13th Bn Liverpool Regiment KIA 14/07/1916 Aged 27. Born Driffield. Son of Thomas and Catherine. Remembered Thiepval Memorial France.

HARLEY Percy Private 41791 21st Bn West Yorkshire Regiment KIA 16/06/1917 Aged Born Dover. Son of Edward and Alice Broughton. Enlisted Leeds. Husband of Mary C Connolly Married 1913 St Anne's Cathedral. Laid to Rest St Nicolas British Cemetery France.

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HOCKNEY William King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment DIED 31/08/1917 Aged 36. Born Durham. Son of Patrick and Isabell. Husband of Beatrice Maundrill Married 1909 St Anne's Cathedral CWGC 4 Tramway Street Hazeltown Road Leeds. Laid to Rest Bangalore Hosur Road Cemetery India.

HOBAN Richard Edward see naval 11/02/1918

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IVERS Thomas 9th Bn Private 38779 Yorkshire Regiment DIED at Home 02/04/1916 Aged 32. Born Leeds 1884. Son of James and Mercilla Malia Married 1881 St Anne's Cathedral Leeds. Laid to Rest Leeds Roman Catholic Cemetery.


INGLESON Ernest Private 15/501 15th Bn West Yorkshire Regiment KIA 01/07/1916 Aged 25. Born Headingley 1891. Son of Thomas and Annie Sturman Married 1887 St Anne's Cathedral 1911 21 Victoria Terrace Belle Vue Road  Woollen Merchants Assistant.  Remembered Thiepval Memorial Somme France. 

INGLESON Thomas Bennett Lance Corporal 14527 1st Bn Scots Guards 03/08/1917 Aged 24. Son of Thomas and Annie 1911/CWGC 21 Victoria Terrace Belle Vue Road. Remembered Ypres Menin Gate Memorial.

JOHNSON H Unknown Can You Help too many on record...

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KELLY J Choice of Four John James James Joseph

KELLY Thomas Shaw Private 260076 1/5th Bn York and Lancaster Regiment KIA 18/10/1917 Aged 19.Son of Margaret CWGC 49 Weavers Square Richmond Road. Remembered Tyne Cot Memorial Belgium.

KELLY William Private 21063 2nd Bn King's Own Scottish Borderers KIA 03/09/1916 Aged ? Landed France 15/11/1915. Remembered Thiepval Memorial Somme France

KELLY Denis Private G/5764 1st Bn The Buffs East Kent Regiment KIA 15/09/1916 Aged ? Born Residence Southwark Surrey. Remembered Thiepval Memorial Somme France. 

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KILLEEN William Leonard Private 17/147 17th Bn West Yorkshire Regiment KIA 23/07/1916 Aged 27. Born Leeds 1889. Son of John and Elizabeth Ann Fagen Married 1885 Leeds Registered Building. 1911 No 38 Leicester Place Occupation Lift Attendant. Husband of Mary T Foy Married 1912  Leeds Registered Building. Mary re married in 1920 to Henry G Egdell.  Remembered Thiepval Memorial Somme France. 

KENT Frank Gunner 19006 122nd Bty 52nd Bde Royal Field Artillery KIA 22/04/1917 Aged 30. Son of William and Emma. 1911 15 Nunington Avenue Armley Occupation Blacksmiths Striker. Originally laid to rest alongside his battery comrades:  

Gunner E Miller 5964 and Gunner Graham 85018 Acting Bombardier Fletcher 1253  Gunner R Laird 125725 at Effie Trench Cemetery 500 metres South of where he now is Laid to Rest Point-Du-Jour Military Cemetery Athies France.

KENNY John Choice of 5 on Record Service Numbers 14254 27030 10958 48939 10735 Can You Help.

KILLION Thomas Air Mechanic 2nd Class 47213 see RFC

KEEN Thomas Private 3/8743 2nd Bn West Riding Regiment KIA 18/04/1918 Aged 27. Son of Edward and Annie CWGC 12 Ward's Court High Street  Husband of Elsie A.Tansey (formerly Keen), CWGC 3 Grey Street Newtown.  

KNOCKTON George Choice of 53540 Aged 18 or 38528 Aged 37.

KELLEGHAN Edward Charles Serjeant 3rd Bn Royal Irish Fusiliers DIED Kirk Hammerton 09/07/1918 Aged 45. Born Monilea Mullingar Ireland. Son of Patrick and Mary CWGC Dublin. Married Nora McCarthy 1902 Nora Died in 1915. 1911 No 78 Hunslet Lane  Occupation Shopkeeper. Remarried CWGC Husband of Margaret Served in the South African Campaign. Born Monilea Mullingar Ireland.

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                                                       Laid to Rest Leeds Roman Catholic Cemetery.

KING John Gerald 2/4th Bn Leicestershire Regiment DIED 15/04/1918 Aged 19. Born Belfast 1899. Son of Thomas John and Marion 1911 At School  152 Woodsley Road. Enlisted Leeds. Laid to Rest Braine-le-Comte Communal Cemetery France.

HICKEY Daniel Sapper Royal Engineers DIED at Home 1919 Aged 21.Son of James and Bridgett Horan Married 1880. Pension Record states 7 Livingstone Terrace Roundhay Road. Enlisted Leeds 1915. Discharged 03/08/1918. Never saw service abroad hence no mention CWGC Site. Laid to Rest Leeds.

LEE William Private 3403 2nd Bn Northumberland Fusiliers DIED 26/05/1915 Aged ? Remembered Ypres Menin Gate Memorial Belgium

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LENNAHAN Arthur Private 10950 1st Bn West Yorkshire Regiment KIA 15/05/1916 Aged 25. Son of Patrick and Elizabeth Ann McGuinness Married 1885 Leeds Registered Building. 1911 No 2 Clarence Square Sheepscar Street Occupation Tailors Cutter. Landed France 13/07/1915.

 Laid to Rest Essex Farm Cemetery Belgium

LENNAHAN John Private 24301 7th Bn Yorkshire Regiment KIA 14/08/1917 Aged 20. Son of Patrick and Elizabeth Ann McGuinness Married 1885 Leeds Registered Building. 1911 No 2 Clarence Square Sheepscar Street Occupation a Van Boy at a Soap Works. Remembered Arras Memorial France.

LEAHEY John Australia ? was a John Driver 1914 no other details.

LEARY B Canadian Infantry Can You Help

LEE M Unknown Can You help

LANDY J Unknown Can You help

LEACH J Unknown Can You help

McDERMOTT Patrick Son of Patrick and Margaret CWGC 24 Bedford Place Park Lane.

McINTYRE John Private 3/9640 2nd Bn West Riding Regiment DOW 10/05/1915 Aged Son of  CWGC 5 Bedford Place Park Lane.

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McGUIRE W Unknown Can You help

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McCABE Albert Private 12729 10th Bn West Yorkshire Regiment KIA 21/07/1916 Aged   Remembered Thiepval Memorial France.

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McDOWELL Wilfred Private 265820 10th Bn West Yorkshire Regiment KIA 20/10/1918 Aged 21. Son of Michael and Catherine 1911/CWGC 3 Hayes Street Meanwood Road Occupation Errand Boy Tobacconist. Worked for Great Northern Railway at outbreak of the war. Landed France 29/06/1915.


YEP Death Notices 20/10/1919

Remembered Vis En Artois Memorial France.

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MITCHELL Herbert Private 3/7543 1st Bn West Yorkshire Regiment KIA 30/10/1914 Aged 23. Son of Joseph E and Catherine Welsh Married 1886 CWGC 8 Eldon Street Woodhouse. 1911 6 Bakewell Street Meanwood Occupation Remembered Ploegsteert Memorial Belgium.

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MERVIN Thomas Private 11231 2nd Bn King's Own Scottish Borderers 19/05/1918 Aged 22. 1911 11 Skinner Street Nephew of Albert Edward Allen. Laid to Rest Aire Communal Cemetery France.

MOLLOY John Corporal 265464 1/7th Bn West Yorkshire Regiment KIA 09/10/1917 Aged ? Born St Edmunds Leeds. Laid to Rest Poelcapelle British Cemetery

MOORHOUSE T Unknown Can You help

MONCAN J Unknown Can You help

MATHEWS A Unknown Can You help

MUSSON Reginald Harry Private 27750 1st Bn Shropshire Light Infantry KIA 24/09/1918 Aged Born Silverton Devon. Son of Henry and Rose Ann re Married Hugh Gandley 1915 CWGC 14 Bedford Place Park Lane Leeds. 1901 family were living in Cork Ireland. Laid to Rest Trefcon British Cemetery Caulaincourt France.

BARRY Joseph Vincent Private 305517 1/6th Bn Bn West Yorkshire Regiment KIA 11/10/1918 Aged CHECK ARMLEY

YEP Death Section

Remembered Vis En Artois Memorial France. 

NEWTON George William or NEWTON George William

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