City of Leeds United in WW1

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

                                                                                           LEEDS WW1 WAR MEMORIALS





 ALCOCK Ernest

 BARKER A S (Jack)

BOWEY Oswald Robert Rifleman R/50020 16th Bn Kings Royal Rifle Corps KIA 12/10/1918 Aged 19. Born 1899 Leeds was resident in Norwich when he enlisted. Son of Thomas and Sarah Jane 1911 24 Hessle View Brudenell Road Hyde Park.  Remembered Vis-En-Artois Memorial France.

BREAKS John Private(Rifleman)  57642 1/7th Bn West Yorkshire Regiment KIA 11/10/1918 Aged 27. Born 1891 Leeds. Son of John and Sarah Ann Varley Married 1881 Bradford. 1911 128 Jesmond Avenue Bradford Pattern Dyer. Remembered Vis-En-Artois Memorial France.

BURNAND Harry Private 26458 142nd Machine Gun Corps KIA 09/06/1917 Aged 23. Baptised 26/04/1893 St Simon Son of William DIED 1894 and Amelia Timms Wilkins Married 1888 St Mathias Burley. Amelia remarried 1897 Herbert Everest CWGC 176 Burley Road. Remembered Ypres Menin Gate Memorial Belgium.

CHAFFER Albert Serjeant S2/017904 Royal Army Service Corps DIED 13/03/1913 Aged 45. Son of William and Allison Keighley Married 1872 Bradford. Husband of Annie Maud Sheridan Married 1900 Leeds registry Office CWGC 6 Beamsley Place Cardigan Road Burley. Occupation Butcher. Laid to Rest Lawnswood Cemetery Leeds. 

DAINS Herbert Sanderson Private 4989 3/7th Bn West Yorkshire Regiment DIED at Home 24/03/1916 Aged 20. Son of Joseph Arthur and Margaret Harrison Married 1894 CWGC States of East Keswick. 1911 75 Burley Lodge Road. Laid to Rest New Wortley Cemetery Leeds.

DENTON George Serjeant 1226 1/8th Bn West Yorkshire Regiment KIA 02/06/1915 Aged ?. Born Burley Enlisted Leeds. Laid to Rest Le Trou Aid Post Cemetery Fleurbaix France.  



 HUTTON Walter H

 PAGE Harry

 PAWSON Clifford

 SHEARD Arthur




WIMSETT Stephen Henry 211054 Army Service Corps DIED at Home 15/09/1920 Aged 44. Born Wolverhampton 1876. Husband of Harriett Agar Married 1914 Wells Somerset. Pension Record 229 Kirkstall Road. Died of General paralysis ?  No record on CWGC as he never saw active service. Unknown where Laid to Rest

WIX Clifford Private 38830 25th Bn Tyneside Irish Northumberland Fusiliers KIA 26/04/1917 Aged 23. Baptised 1895 St Andrews.Son of Herbert and Elizabeth Chappell Married 1887 Leeds Registry Building 1911/CWGC 36 Denison Street Burley Road. Enlisted Leeds West Yorkshire Regiment 25081. Remembered Arras Memorial France. Remembered Ireland Casualties of war Book