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Frederick William Watson (3 Stories)

Date Birth: 08/11/1878Place Of Birth: LeedsFather: John WatsonMother: Mary Jane Watson (nee Pease)Siblings: Helena, Laura, EdithDate Marriage: 09/06/1909Spouse: Ada Ellen TaylorDate Death: 27/08/1918Cemetery: Gommiecourt South CemeteryRank: Company Sergeant MajorService Type: ArmyBattalion: 5th BattalionRegiment: K.O.Y.L.I.Service Number: 5441Census Years:

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Enoch Henry George

Rank: Company Sergeant MajorService Type: ArmyBattalion: 2nd BattalionRegiment: King's Own Yorkshire Light InfantryService Number: 7380Service Record: Was awarded the Medal for Distinguished Conduct as well as theVictory, British War, and 14 Star Medals. Was a commander in the KOYLI. August 1914, left Dublin with his Bttn. Took part in the retreat from Mons. In battles of the Marne, the Ainse, fighting at Le Bassee in October 1914. Later at Messines and Ypres during first battle for Calais in November 1914. Served throughout Winter Campaign in Flanders until contracted a severe illness from service. Still recovering from it 15th November 1915 when awarded medal in Hull.Census Years: