The First yeovil Recruits for the Great War

The First yeovil RECRUITS

The first 698 Yeovil Recruits for the Great War

 

The following is a list of the first 698 Yeovil men who fought in the Great War. The list was compiled by the Western Gazette and was completed up to 1 December 1914. Thanks to Roger McElliott for posting the list.

Those whose names are marked in red are linked to their own pages in this website. I have added date of death in square brackets where known.

For a list of Yeovil men who fell in the Great War - click here.



Abbott, Eli - 26 Queen Street, Kitchener's Army, Somersets
Abbott, Lionel Albert - Camborne Street, HMS Commonwealth
Abbott, Stanley Frank - 179 Huish, 5th Somersets, foreign service 
Abbott, Walter John - 13 Higher Kingston, Royal Marines (3 Nov 1916)
Abbott, William - 44 Southville, 5th Somersets
A'Court, H - 96 St Michael's Avenue, 5th Somersets
Adams, Stanley - 81 St Michael's Avenue, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Albutt, F - 4 Hendford, 5th Somersets
Alcott, A - Yeovil County School, 3rd University & Public Schools Corps, 20th Service Batt.
Aldridge, Percy - 26 Higher Kingston, 3rd Somersets
Allen, Alfred W - 48 Queen Street, A Coy. 9th Somersets
Allen, GH - Preston Villa, RHA, active service
Allen, James - Gordon House, Earle Street, 5th Somersets, Taunton
Allen, WG - Preston Villa, 2nd Coy. 2nd Grenadier Guards, active service
Andoire, H - c/o Mr Foote, 2 Kingston
Andrews, William S - 52 Sherborne Road, 5th Somersets
Annesley, JHS - Sherborne Road
Austin, Samuel - 14 Glenville Road, 5th Somersets
Axe, Sidney - 47 Queen Street, B Coy. 10th Devons
Babbage, William - 22 High Street, West Somerset Yeomanry
Bagg, SC - 3 West Coker Road, 5th Somersets, foreign service 
Bagwell, H - 5 Gordon Road, 6th Somersets
Bailey, Alfred J - 10 Everton Road, Yeomanry
Baker, Edward - 33 Beer Street, HMS Conqueror
Baker, Harold K - Vincent Place, Army Service Corps
Baker, Henry - 2 Clarence Place, 7th Somersets
Ball, Reginald - 7 Vicarage Street, Royal Engineers
Ball, Victor - 7 Vicarage Street, Devon Territorials
Bambury, Sidney - 176 Huish, Somersets
Barge, Stanley - 93 Beer Street, 4th Dorsets, foreign service
Barnes, Frederick Charles - 75 Earle Street, 5th Somersets, foreign service (23 Nov 1917)
Barr - The Beeches, Hendford, West Somerset Yeomanry
Bart, Jesse - 3 West Street, Somersets
Bealing, Rupert L - 124 Park Street, 5th Dorsets
Beare, Cuthbert - Quicksilver Mail, Hendford Hill, North Somerset Yeomanry
Beare, George - 33 Park Street, Kitchener's Army, Somersets
Beaton, S - 2 Highfield Road, 3rd Somersets
Beer, G - 63 Eastland Road, 6th Dragoon Guards, active service
Belben, Jack - 22 Market Street, 5th Hants, foreign service
Belben, Leonard - 22 Market Street, Army Ordnance Corps, Kitchener's Army
Berry, EJ - Sunnybank, West Hendford, Kitchener's Army
Bervas, Albert - 31 Queen Street, West Somerset Yeomanry
Bervas, James - 31 Queen Street, 6th Battalion, 1st Canadian Contingent
Bicknell, John - 82 St Michael's Avenue, 10th Devons
Bidgood, John James - 12 Ilchester Road, 1st Somersets, active service (6 Jul 1915)
Bindon, William John - 28 Beer Street, 1st Somersets, active service (28 Apr 1917)
Bird, Alec - 4 Woodland Terrace, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Bird, George - 4 Woodland Terrace, 5th Somersets
Bird, GG - Christchurch Villas, The Park, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Blake, AF - 22 Talbot Street, Northamptons
Blake, Herbert Charles - 1 Smith's Terrace, Coldstream Guards, active service (25 Dec 1916)
Blake, P - 1 Smith's Terrace, 5th Somersets
Boll, F - Summerlands, Dorset Yeomanry
Boll, Frank - 48 Sherborne Road, Dorset Yeomanry
Bollen, Percy - 1 Mary Street, Royal Field Artillery, active service
Boobyer, Edgar - 77 West Hendford, Royal Engineers
Boon, Sidney - 38 Crofton Park, Army Service Corps, active service
Boon, Stanley - 6 Church Terrace, Somersets
Bowers, Charles - 103 Park Street
Bradford, Gordon - Penn House, Motor Transport, active service
Bradford, WH - Hendford Hill, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Bragg, Ernest - 49 St Michael's Avenue, 6th Somersets
Brake - 7th Somerset LI
Breakspeare, Edward - 19 Alexandra Road, 3rd Somersets, active service
Brown, Albert Edward - 3 Clarence Street, 11th Royal Fusiliers
Brown, AS - 53 Hendford, Royal Field Artillery
Brown, F - 62 South Street
Brown, Percy - 4 Crown Buildings, 5th Somersets
Brutton, Robert Hall - The Park, 5th Somersets (15 Jan 1916)
Bryer, Jordan - 1 Frederick Place, 6th Devons
Burdis, T - 44 Mount Pleasant, 6th Somerset LI
Burrows, Herbert Norman - 14 Mount Pleasant
Burrows, Stanley - 61 West Hendford, HMS Indefatigable (31 May 1916)
Burt, George Henry - 36 Brunswick Street, Somersets
Bussell, William - 12 Manor Road, Kitchener's Army (1 Jul 1916)
Buswell, Thomas - 4 Crofton Avenue, Yeomanry
Butcher, Arthur Henry - 13 Mudford Road, HMS Marlborough
Butts, Frederick - 42 Southville, 1st Gordon Highlanders, active service (wounded)
Buxton, L - 1 Nelson tarrace, 3rd Somersets
Cambridge, A - Kilbride, The Avenue, 3rd Somersets, active service
Campbell, AV - Elgar House, West Somerset Yeomanry
Card - Hendford, 5th Somerset, active service
Card, A - 9 Victoria Buildings, Somersets, foreign service
Card, W - 9 Victoria Buildings, Somersets
Channing, A - 91 Eastland Road, HMS Lion, foreign service
Chant, Charles - 45 Queen Street, Royal Engineers
Chant, H - Camborne Place, Dragoon Guards
Chaplin, Thomas - 18 South Western Terrace, HMS Calgarian
Chapman, Reginald - 126 Huish, 5th Somersets
Childs, Ernest George - Penncliffe, Penn Hill, 3rd Hussars
Childs, Wilfred - Penncliffe, Penn Hill, 3rd Hussars
Chislett, Arthur - Lyde Road, 3rd Dorsets, active service (wounded)
Chislett, Jesse - Lyde Road, 5th Somersets
Chudleigh, Leslie Hugh - Grove Avenue, West Somerset Yeomanry
Churchill, CAP - 8 Mary Street, 1st Somersets, active service
Churchill, EF - 8 Mary Street, HMS Charybdis
Clapp, James - 33 Everton Road, Royal Marines
Clark, T - 3 Anchor Court, Devons
Clark, William Henry - 18 Crofton Avenue, Royal Engineers
Clark, William John - 99 West Hendford, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Clarke, TW - 68 Eastland Road, 6th Somersets
Clements, Arthur - 10 Westville, 2nd Somersets (wounded)
Clements, Frank - 10 Westville, 5th Somersets 
Coleman, William E - 32 Sherborne Road, Australian Contingent
Coles, Sidney T - 20 West Street, 2nd Somersets, foreign service
Collard, William Walter - 4 Vincent Street, HMS Exmouth
Collins, Francis E - 26 Queen Street, Royal Marine Light Infantry, HMS Minerva
Collins, H Beale - Prince Street, Royal Field Artillery
Collins, Robert Rendell - 6 Wellington Street, 5th Somersets, foreign service (24 Dec 1918)
Connelly, William Edward - 25 Reckleford, 5th Somersets
Connock, Francis Jos. - 43 Vicarage Street, HMS Goliath
Cook, Arthur - 10 Crofton Avenue, 5th Somersets
Cook, Arthur Charles - 22 Vincent Street, Dorsets
Cook, Harry - Orchard House, Huish, 5th Somersets
Cook, Walter - 10 Crofton Avenue, 70th Batt. Royal Field Artillery, active service
Cooper, Percy S - 28 Vicarage Street, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Cornelius, Albion Jas. - 3 Clarence Place, HMS Conqueror
Cornelius, Frederick - 7a Reckleford, 1st Somersets, active service
Cossins, Arthur - 38 Vicarage Street, 5th Somersets
Cossins, Charles - 38 Vicarage Street, National Reserve
Cossins, Gerald MV - 3  Camborne Place, 5th Devons
Cottle, William George - 38 Sherborne Road, 3rd Somersets
Courtney, Albert - Huish, Coldstream Guards (wounded)
Courtney, Tom - 2nd Somerset LI, foreign service
Cousins, Percival - Belmont Cottage, Park Street, 5th Somersets
Cox, Bertie Jas. - 49 Earle Street, 5th Somersets
Cox, Charles - 17 South Western Terrace, HMS Itchen
Cox, Robert - 11 Brunswick Street, 10th Devons
Crouch, Percy - 50 Park Street, Somersets
Crowder, C - 29 Rosebery Avenue, Somersets
Crowder, Charles - Glenville Road, 5th Somersets
Cupper, Stanley - Foundry Cottage, Huish, 1st Cornwalls, active service
Curtis, Edward - 19 Belmont Street, 6th Somersets (25 Sep 1915)
Curtis, F - 32 Hendford, Dorset Yeomanry
Dade, HG - 69 Southville, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Darke, TW - 10 Mary Street, HMS Leander
Davey - Brickyard Lane, Royal Field Artillery
Davey, FJ - 2 Ivy Buildings, 5th Somersets
Davey, Frederick - 2 Hollands, 5th Somersets
Davey, SG - 2 Ivy Buildings, 5th Somersets
Davey, Thomas Charles - 2 Ivy Buildings, Yorks & Lancs, foreign service (8 May 1915)
David, William - 150a Park Street, Kitchener's Army, Somersets
Davis, Ernest J - The Nurseries, Hendford, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Davis, FJ - 79 Hendford, Yeomanry
Davis, John - 5 Frederick Place, 1st Wilts, active service (wounded)
Dawe, H - 2 Kingston
Dawe, W - Brickyard Lane, 10th Devon Regiment
Day, Frederick - 100 Park Street, Kitchener's Army, Somersets
Day, George - 160 Park Street, 2nd Dorsets
Dear, Frank - 11 Rustywell, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Delamere, J - Crown Inn, Army Service Corps
Diment, ER - 37 Camborne Street, HMS Indefatigable
Diment, GA - 37 Camborne Street, HMS Larne
Diment, L - 37 Camborne Street, Royal Engineers, active service
Dobson, George - 18 Crofton Avenue, Royal Engineers
Dodge, Edwin - 6 Woodland Terrace, 5th Somersets
Dodge, Wreford - Hill View, Park Street, Kitchener's Army, Somersets
Donovan, Albert George - 7 Quidham Place, Somersets (1 Nov 1918)
Donovan, Dennis Edward - 7 Quidham Place, Somersets
Donovan, William - 7 Quidham Place, Somersets
Dougherty, JL - 17 Cecil Street, Inniskilling Fusiliers
Dune, Robert - 17 Mudford Road, 5th Somersets
Dunster, B - Grass Royal, 5th Dragoon Guards
Durrant, Jas. - 4 Union Street, Royal Army Medical Corps, active service
Dyke, HJ - Great Western Terrace, 2nd Dorsets, foreign service
Eason, Edwin - 40 South Street, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Eason, Samuel Phillip - 40 South Street, 1st Somersets, active service (missing) (2 Nov 1914)
Edmond, Arthur - 28 Queen Street, 17th Lancers
Edmunds, RT - 5 Silver Street, 5th Somersets
Ellen, G - 88 Eastland Road, 5th Somersets
Elliott, Albert William - 6 Church Terrace, 6th Somersets
Elliott, EJ - 36 South Street, West Somerset Yeomanry
England, FC - Drill Hall
England, John - 27 Hendford Hill, 5th Somersets, foreign service
England, W - 48 Southville Road
English Albert - 41 Queen Street, 1st Somersets, active service (wounded and prisoner)
Evis, Henry - 112 St Michael's Avenue, 5th Somersets
Ewens, FS - 24 Kingston, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Ewens, Gilbert B - Penn Grove House, Royal Engineers
Ewens, Percival Charles - 24 Kingston, 5th Somersets
Ewens, Russell B - Penn Grove House, Motor Transport, active service
Farr, EJ - 45 Hendford Hill, 6th Somersets
Farrant, Frederick Charles - 9a Reckleford Hill, HMS Exmouth
Fenwick, G - Ardlui, Hendford, 6th Somersets
Field, Douglas - 8 Wyndham Street, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Firkins, CE - Wellington Street, HMS Vernon
Foan, W - Picketty Row, Wellington Street, BTA Battery
Fone, RT - 40 West Street, 5th Somersets
Fone, RW - Park Street, Royal Field Artillery
Fooks, Alonzo - 44 Vicarage Street 
Fooks, P - 52 Cromwell Road, 5th Lancers, active service
Fooks, Ptolemy Harry - 44 Vicarage Street, 5th Somersets (16 Aug 1919)
Fooks, Reggie - 44 Vicarage Street, 5th Somersets
Foot, E - 2 Kingston, 6th Somersets
Foot, Henry George - Hollands Inn, National Reserve
Forse, A - South Street, 4th Dorsets, foreign service
Forsey, G - 10 Percy Road, Grenadier Guards
Foster, John - 8 Edwards Buildings, HMS Achilles
Fox, H - 52 Cromwell Road, 1st Dorsets, active service
Foyle, Oliver - 10 Hillside, 5th Somersets
Frampton, Walter - 71 Sherborne Road, 3rd Somersets
Francis, F - 9 Camborne Grove, 2nd Somersets
Francis, P - 9 Camborne Grove, 1st Somersets, active service (wounded and prisoner)
Francis, Percival Robert - 13 Crofton Avenue, 1st Somersets, active service (wounded and prisoner)
Freestone, Fred - 21 Mary Street, HMS Agincourt
Freke, William George Albert, 2 Horsey's Lane, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Fribance, GE - 76 Southville, Somersets
Fursland, A - 2 Kingston, Somersets
Gailliott, HJ - 14 Park Terrace, Navy, wounded
Gailliott, John - 6 St Michael's Avenue, Navy
Gale, FT - 5 Penfield, 5th Somersets
Gale, Leonard Alfred - 28 Eastland Road, 7th Somersets (25 Sep 1915)
Gale, Reggie - 5 Penfield, 7th Somersets (30 Jul 1916)
Gale, Tom - 28 Eastland Road, Cornwalls
Gambling, L - Sherborne Road, Hants Royal Garrison Artillery
Gambling, S - 42 Eastland Road, Royal Garrison Artillery
Garrett, Bertie - 116 Park Street, Royal Engineers, abroad
Garrett, Clement - 26 Hendford Hill, Somersets
Garrett, Fred - 37 King Street, 11th Welsh Batt. Territorials
Garrett, William - 67 Southville
Gay, Francis Stanley - 18 Market Street, Somersets
Gaylard, Sidney - 31 Westville, 1st Dorsets, active service
Gerrard, Edwin - 12 Market Street, National Reserve
Gerrard, Frank - 1 Orchard Street, Somersets
Gerrard, Fred - 12 Market Street, Somersets
Gerrard, Henry Charles - 12 Market Street, Royal Engineers
Gibbs, HJ - 2 Huish Gardens, Somersets
Gibbs, RS - 21 Seaton Road, 5th Somersets
Gibbs, WH - 2 Huish Gardens, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Gifford - 2 Kingston
Giles, Edwin - 32 Sherborne Road, Marine Artillery
Giles, Edwin - 4 South Place, South Street, Kitchener's Army
Giles, G - 33 St Michael's Road, National Reserve
Giles, W - 4 Smith's Terrace, Navy
Giles, W - 66 Queen Street, Royal Field Artillery
Gill, Ernest - 2 Park Row, Somersets
Gillard, George - Summerhouse Road, Dorsets
Glanville, WS - The Beeches, Hendford, West Somerset Yeomanry
Godfrey, Norman - The Park, 6th Somersets
Gosney, B - Great Western Terrace, 5th Somersets
Gosney, Harold - Great Western Terrace, South Wales Borderers, active service
Gosney, P - Great Western Terrace, Dorsets
Gosney, W - Great Western Terrace, Welsh Fusiliers
Gough, Wreford - 73 Park Street, Royal Engineers
Gould, Bertie - 33 Sherborne Road, Marine Artillery
Gray, EB - 34 Mount Pleasant
Green, Jas. - 37 Brunswick Street, National Reserve / Somersets
Greening, Stanley - Foundry Cottages, Huish, 5th Somersets
Greenwood, John - 46 Vicarage Street, Royal Garrison Artillery
Gregory, ERG - 2 Park Way, 2nd South Lancashires, prisoner in Germany
Gregory, Ernest - 62 Lyde Road, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Griggs, Edwin - 16 Beer Street, Army Service Corps
Gulley, Percy - Lyde Road, Royal Marines
Gundry, John - Mill Lane, 3rd Somersets
Gwynne, Claude - Wyndham Street, 1st Somersets
Haggett, William - 6a Mary Street, Royal Marine Light Infantry, active service
Haines, F - Victoria Road, Dragoon Guards
Hallett, George - 7 Clarence Terrace, Garrison Artillery, active service
Hallett, Henry - 8 Market Street, Somersets
Hallett, J - 4 Nelson Terrace, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Hallett, Sidney H - 30 Vicarage Street, Somersets
Hallett, W - 20 Southville, Royal Field Artillery
Hambridge, F - St Michael's Road, West Somerset Yeomanry
Hambridge, FJ - 81 Alexandra Road, West Somerset Yeomanry
Hammett, Conrad, 9 Sparrow Lane, 18th Coy., Royal Engineers (15 Apr 1918)
Hann, A - Great Western Terrace, 6th Somersets
Hann, AB - 5 Cecil Street, West Somerset Yeomanry
Hann, Albert - 13 St Michael's Avenue, National Reserve
Hann, Alfred - 51 Vicarage Street, Grenadier Guards
Hann, Charlie - 13 St Michael's Avenue, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Hann, F - 68 Hendford, Military Police
Hann, Fred - 13 St Michael's Avenue, active service
Hann, George - 3 Clarence Terrace, Somersets, active service
Hann, H - 7 Hill View, Royal West Surrey Territorials
Hann, James - 13 St Michael's Avenue, HMS Bellepheron
Hann, Tom - 13 St Michael's Avenue, 5th Somersets
Hann, Victor - 5 Cecil Street, 5th Dragoon Guards, active service
Hannam, Cecil - 1 Wyndham Street, Somersets
Hardy, T - Victoria Road, Worcester Regiment
Harley, Oswald - 3 Aldon Tarrace, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Harrison, R - 128 Huish, Royal Flying Corps
Harrison, Stanley - 65 West Hendford, West Somerset Yeomanry
Hatcher, Edbert - 77 Park Street, Somersets
Hawker, Frederick - 1 South Western Terrace, 3rd Somersets
Hawkings, B - 2 Gordon Road, HMS Princess Royal
Hawkins, Arthur - 102 Huish, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Hawkins, Edward - 39 Vicarage Street, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Hawkins, Frank - 39 Vicarage Street, Somersets
Hawkins, Leonard - 39 Vicarage Street, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Hawkins, Mark - 20 Seaton Road, Somersets
Hawkins, Ralph - 102 Huish, 5th Somersets
Hawkins, Rowland - 39 Vicarage Street, Royal Engineers
Hayward, Arthur Samson - 3 Hollands, 6th Somersets (3 Dec 1916)
Hayward, Sidney - 11 Bond Street, 5th Somersets
Hayward, William H - 23 Beer Street, 5th Somersets
Heard, Horace Cyril Casley - 17 Brunswick Street, Scots Greys (6 Oct 1915)
Helliar, Stanley - 8 Vincent Place, Somersets
Helyar, B - Great Western Terrace, 1st Somersets, active service (wounded)
Henwood, Bert - Lyde Road, Rifle Brigade
Henwood, Percy - Lyde Road, 5th Somersets
Henwood, Sidney Herbert - Lyde Road, Grenadier Guards (20 Jul 1915)
Herrin, Herbert W - 187 Huish, 1st East Lancashires, active service
Hicks, Walter Charles - 22 Middle Street, Gloucesters (Bristol Batt.)
Hillard, Ernest - The Park, 5th Somersets
Hillard, William John - The Park, 5th Somersets
Hillard, William O - 42 Beer Street, 5th Somersets
Hillborne, Percy - 15 Mudford Road, 5th Somersets
Hinder, Arthur - 57 Everton Road, 5th Somersets
Hoare, FA - White Horse Inn, West Somerset Yeomanry
Hoare, GR - White Horse Inn, West Somerset Yeomanry
Hobbs, Bertie H - 126 Park Street, Somersets
Hobbs, EE - Victoria Road, Royal Field Artillery
Hobbs, George L - 126 Park Street, Somersets
Hobby, W - 1 Wyndham Street, Royal Engineers
Hockey, A - Grass Royal, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Hockey, E - 13 Reckleford Hill, South Wales Borderers
Hockey, Henry - 11 Market Street, Royal Engineers, active service
Hockey, Jesse - 11 Market Street, Royal Engineers, active service
Hockey, M - Grass Royal, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Hoddinott, Cecil - 5 Silver Street, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Hodges, GJ - 15 Peter Street, Kitchener's Army
Holland, Frederick W - Dampier Place, National Reserve
Holland, Harold W 'Harry' - Dampier Place, 5th Somersets, foreign service (27 Nov 1917)
Holt, Percy Lionel - 42 Vicarage Street, 5th Somersets, foreign service (13 Nov 1917)
Holt, Richard - 51 Lyde Road, Dragoon Guards
Hood, WG - 17 Percy Road, 1st Life Guards, active service
Hook, William Stwerat - 14 Middle Street, 12th Lancers, active service
Hooper, Frederick Thomas - 40 Southville, Somersets (16 Sep 1916)
Hooper, PF - 42 Huish, 9th Somersets
Hooper, Victor R - 7 South Street, 18th Devons  (14 Jul 1917)
Hooper, William - 7 South Street, National Reserve
Horrox, William - The Park, Royal Engineers
Hoskins, H George - 38 Orchard Street, 5th Somersets
Hoskins, Richard - 34 Huish, Royal Field Artillery
Hoskins, Walter - 28 Queen Street, HMS Vivid
Hoskyns, G - Reckleford, Royal Engineers, active service, injured
Hunt, Albert - 9 Bond Street, 5th Somersets
Hussey, Frederick - 24 Seaton Road, Navy, mine sweeper
Hutchings, Arthur - 131 Huish, 5th Somersets
Hutchings, Charles - 131 Huish, 5th Somersets (23 Jul 1916)
Hutchings, Ernest - Princes Street, West Somerset Yeomanry
Hutchings, Thomas - 5 Vicarage Street, Devons
Hutchings, Tom - 28 South Street, 10th Devons
Hutchings, William - 114 Park Street, Somersets
Inkpen, Alfred - 31 Earle Street, Royal Engineers
Inkpen, Herbert George - 31 Earle Street, Royal Army Medical Corps, active service
James, Herbert B - 55 Huish, 6th Somersets
January, Alfred - 23 Earle Street, 5th Somersets
Jeans, Edwin - 106 Park Street, Royal Engineers (Kitchener's Army)
Jennings, Ernest A - 18 West Street, Royal Engineers 
Jennings, Frederick - 6 Clarence Terrace, 6th Somersets
Jones, Douglas A - 18 Brunswick Street, Royal Engineers, active service (23 Aug 1917)
Jones, Gilbert - 18 Brunswick Street, West Somerset Yeomanry
Jones, Trevor - 18 Brunswick Street, West Somerset Yeomanry
Kempster, M - Preston Villas, West Somerset Yeomanry
King, George - 46 Reckleford, Regular Army, foreign service
Kirkman, B - Sunny Bank, West Hendford
Knight, C - Great Western Terrace, Marine Artillery
Labberrow, B - 13 Queen Street, National Reserve
Lambert, Bertram - 13 Camborne Grove, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Langdon, E - 3 Nelson Terrace, 3rd Somersets
Langdon, F - North Terrace, 5th Somersets, active service
Lanham, Ernest - 13 Summerhouse Terrace, 11th (Service) Battalion, Hants Regiment
Lanham, Frank - 13 Summerhouse Terrace, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Larcombe, Reginald - Sherborne Road, West Somerset Yeomanry (10 Sep 1918)
Law, Herbert - Elgar House, 6th Somersets
Leach, H - Beer Street, Royal Army Medical Corps
Lee, WJ - 41 Victoria Road, active service
Lester, William - 35 Beer Street, National Reserve
Lewis, A - 78 Eastland Road, Dorsets
Lewis, AE - 34 West Street, 6th Dorsets
Leworthy, William - 1 Mount Pleasant, Newtown, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Light, WA - 53 Eastland Road, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Linthorne, BC - 24 Eastland Road, 1st Somersets, active service
Lock, Walter - 5 Hallett's Gardens, 16th Lancers
Lodge, Ernest - 33 South Street, Royal Irish Fusiliers
Lodge, F - 26 Eastland Road, 5th Somersets
Long, Fred - 61 Reckleford, 6th Dragoons
Lowman, Edward John - 190 Huish, 5th Somersets
Loxton, Francis Willoughby - Hendford Hill, 6th Somersets (11 Aug 1915)
Lucas, William - 25 Higher Kingston, National Reserve
Luffman, EJ - 98 Sherborne Road, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Lukins, Charles J - Sherborne Road, 4th Devons
Lukins, John - Sherborne Road, 5th Somersets
Maidment, A - 39 Eastland Road, 42nd Brigade, Royal Field Artillery, active service
Maidment, Ewart - Sherborne Road, RE, War Office
Maidment, Leonard - Sherborne Road, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Major, Frederick John - 40 Park Street, Somersets (11 Jan 1915)
Major, Robert G - 40 Park Street, HMS Minerva
Major, William T - 40 Park Street, Somersets
Mansell, Alfred - 7 Reckleford Hill, Dorsets
Manthorp, RW - 47 West Hendford, Somersets
Marsh, Duncan - 133 Sherborne Road, 6th Hants
Marsh, Edward Waters Harbin - Old Sarum House, South Lancashires (30 Dec 1915)
Martin, AS - Rhystone, Grove Avenue, 5th Somersets
Martin, Stanley George - 27 Crofton Avenue, 6th Somersets
Massie, Henry James - 18 Crofton Avenue, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Masters, George - 166 Park Street, 1st Somersets, active service
Masters, GER - 1 Peter Street, Queen Victoria's Rifles
Matthews, Donald - 35 The Avenue, 5th Somersets, foreign service (9 Apr 1918)
Matthews, Harold E - 35 The Avenue, Notts & Derby Territorials
Matthews, Thomas Percy - 35 The Avenue, Notts & Derby Territorials (26 Jun 1915)
Maunder, John - 22 High Street, West Somerset Yeomanry
Maunder, RG - 1 Victoria Road, Royal Engineers
Maunder, Rochford - 118 Park Street, 2nd Somersets (28 Mar 1918)
May, Frederick J - 20 Woodland Terrace, 5th Somersets, foreign service
May, Wreford J - 20 Woodland Terrace, Army Service Corps
McMillan, AR - Lyde Road, 2nd Dorsets
Meech, Wilfred - 59 Everton Road, 5th Somersets
Middleditch, FW - 171 Huish, Royal Army Medical Corps, active service
Midlin, JH - 94 Eastland Road, National Reserve
Miles, William Henry - 5 Summerhouse Road, Somersets
Miller, Albert - Lyde Road, 5th Somersets
Miller, WG - 18 Market Street, Royal Engineers
Mills, Charles - 18 Vincent Place, 5th Somersets
Mills, Charles - 52 Sherborne Road, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Milton, J - Great Western Terrace, 7th Dragoon Guards, active service
Milton, T - 5 Frederick Place, Royal Field Artillery
Mintern, Albert - 103 Huish, 5th Somersets
Mintern, William - 103 Huish, 1st Somersets, active service (missing)
Mitcham - 1 King Street, HMS Vernon
Mitchell, Cornelius - 61 Higher Kingston, 5th Somersets
Mitchell, Earle - 25 Vicarage Street, 5th Somersets, foreign service (23 Nov 1917)
Mitchell, William - 6 Earle Street, West Somerset Yeomanry
Mitchell, William J - 57 Beer Street, Royal Engineers
Mitson, Albert - 11 Higher Kingston, 4th Somersets, foreign service
Mold, A - Crofton Park, 6th Somersets
Moon, E - 6 Gordon Road, Somersets
Moore, F - 62 Hendford, West Somerset Yeomanry
Moore, RB - Higher Kingston, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Moore, Thomas J - Higher Kingston, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Moores, William - 89 Park Street, Somersets
Morris, Percy - 4 Clarence Terrace, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Mountain, AC - 8 Wyndham Street, Scots Greys
Murley, Arthur - 12 Hendford Grove, Rifle Brigade, active service (prisoner)
Murrell, WH - The Park, 6th Somersets
Nance, Frederick - 2 Vincent Street, Ordannce Dept., foreign service
Nance, Walter - 2 Vincent Street, 10th Hussars, active service
Napper, Charles - 12 South Western Terrace, HMS London
Napper, Tom - 12 South Western Terrace, Royal Engineers Expeditionary Force
Narramore, John - Wellington Street, HMS Doris
Newis, Caleb Edney - Preston Road, 6th Somersets (16 Sep 1916)
Newman, Alfred - 77 Park Street
Newman, B - Huish, West Somerset Yeomanry
Newman, W - 3 Picketty Row, The Reserve Park, France, active service
Newman, Walter H - 6 Park Way, 13th Hussars, active service
Newton, Joe - 81 St Michael's Avenue, Royal Engineers
Noble, Walter Cary - Tamar, Grove Avenue, London Scottish
Nock, Ernest P - 21a Crofton Park
Norman, E - 14 Hendford, Royal Engineers
Norris, Harry Valentine - 4 Halletts Gardens, Somersets
Norris, Henry Ambrose - 12 Bond Street, 6th Somersets
Norris, Sidney - York Place, 1st Dorsets, active service (wounded)
Nutland, Albert - 130 Park Street, 1st Somersets, active service 
Nutland, Ernest William - 130 Park Street,  Somersets (Kitchener's Army) (16 Sep 1916)
Nutland, Percy - 130 Park Street, 1st Somersets, active service (wounded)
Ostler - Grass Royal, 5th Somersets
Ostler, Leslie - 10 Westville, HMS Impregnable
Ostler, R - 3 Hendford,  Somersets
Ostler, William - 33 Wellington Street, 5th Somersets
Otten, A - 3 Hendford, Dorsets
Palmer, A - 48 Southville, Queen's Own Rifles
Palmer, T - 9 Gordon Road, Army Service Corps
Pardy, John - 1 Salisbury Terrace, active service
Parker, John H - 9 Beer Street, HMS Dublin
Parker, Percival J - 66 Park Street, Royal Army Medical Corps, active service
Parker, Robert George - 130 Huish, 5th Somersets
Parker, William - 68 Park Street, Royal Army Medical Corps, active service
Parmiter, Robert - Great Western Terrace, 5th Somersets (11 Jun 1915)
Parsons - Cromwell Road, 1st Somersets
Parsons, Arthur - 124 St Michael's Avenue, Queen's Own Rifles
Parsons, Cyril J - 84 Earle Street, Bristol's Own
Parsons, Edgar - 124 St Michael's Avenue, Royal Army Medical Corps
Parsons, F - 24 Mount Pleasant, 6th Somersets
Parsons, Harry - 14 Queen Street, Torpedo Boat No 22
Parsons, HE - 84 Earle Street, Royal Berkshires, foreign service
Parsons, Henry - 11 Vicarage Street, National Reserve
Parsons, TF - The Park, 6th Somersets
Parsons, TR - The Park, 6th Gloucesters
Parsons, Walter - 57 Earle Street, Royal Field Artillery
Passmore, Wallace John - 16 Crofton Avenue, HMS Collosus
Passmore, Walter Henry - 16 Crofton Avenue, HMS Foresight
Paull, Wilfred James - 123 Goldcroft, Royal Engineers
Payne, C - 173 Huish, Somersets
Payne, Frederick - 5 Newton Road, HMS Hindustan
Peapell, Percy - 49 West Hendford, Royal Marine Artillery
Peart, JB - Borough Restaurant, West Somerset Yeomanry
Pennell, Reginald - 162 Park Street, 1st Somersets (2 Jul 1916)
Pennell, S - 92 Eastland Road, Royal Horse Artillery
Penny, G - 11 Vicarage Street, 7th Somersets
Penny, WG - 13 Eastland Road, National Reserve
Perry, Horace E - 56 St Michael's Road, Grenadier Guards
Perry, HW - 51 Seaton Road, HMS Roxburgh
Petter, HC - The Beeches, Hendford, Flying Corps
Phillips, C - Great Western Terrace, Army Service Corps
Phillips, EJ - Great Western Terrace, 5th Somersets, active service
Phillips, WH - 4 Park Way, 6th Somersets
Pike, B - Great Western Terrace, 5th Dorsets
Pike, Ben - Great Western Terrace, 2nd Dorsets, active service, killed (24 Aug 1914)
Pike, Leslie Samuel - 22 Mudford Road, HMS Berwick
Pike, R - Great Western Terrace, 5th Somersets
Pike, W - Great Western Terrace, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Pilton, John - 9 Orchard Street,  Somersets
Pinney, Edward - 18 Talbot Street, 2nd Wilts, active service (prisoner) (16 Jun1916)
Pipe, Cecil - 12 Everton Road, Naval Hospital SBA
Pitcher, Charles Thristle - Mermaid Hotel, West Somerset Yeomanry
Pittard, WE - Woodlands, National Reserve
Plimpton, J - 8 Addlewell Lane,  Somersets
Plowman, HW - Preston Grove, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Poole, AT - 10 Seaton Road, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Poole, GR - West Coker Road, HMS Pegasus
Poole, W Percy - 21 Orchard Street, 5th Somersets
Pound, John Biggin - 45 Victoria Road, 5th Somersets, foreign service (22 Dec 1918)
Price, W - North Terrace, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Pullen, Reginald - 37 Eastland Road, Somerset National Reserves
Purchase, Henry W - 47 Alexandra Road, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Purchase, S - 20 Percy Road, 1st Somersets, active service (wounded)
Purchase, Stanley - 33 King Street, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Purchase, William - Wellington Street, 5th Somersets
Raper, A - 8 Victoria Buildings, Middlesex
Raymond, Frederick - The Park, Sportsmen's 2nd Battalion
Read, CJ - 41 Seaton Road, 5th Somersets
Read, HW - 41 Seaton Road, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Redman, William - 28 Mount Pleasant, 6th Somersets (18 Aug 1916)
Redmond, P - 94 Eastland Road, 5th Somersets
Reese, William James - 3 Woodland Grove, Royal Canadian Dragoons
Reeves, Frank - 172 Park Street, 5th Somersets
Rendall, BGL - 33 Earle Street, 5th Somersets
Rendell, Reginald - 12 King Street, 5th Somersets (discharged owing to injury to knee)
Renout, CP - Jersey House, 4th University & Public School Corps, 21st Service Battalion
Richards, J - 54 Eastland Road, HMS Ocean
Robins, Frederick - 7 Park Street, 10th Devons
Robins, JN - 63 West Hendford
Robins, W - 152 Park Street, Somersets, foreign service
Rodber, Henry Thomas - 29 Vicarage Street, Royal Engineers
Rodber, John - 43 Queen Street, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Rogers, Bert - 29 Crofton Avenue, Kitchener's Army
Rose, F - Grass Royal, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Rose, William - Grass Royal, Artillery, active service (22 Jan 1918)
Rose, Walter - 51 Higher Kingston, 10th Gloucesters
Rose, William, 51 Higher Kingston, Royal Marine Artillery
Rowland, Samuel - 9 Glenville Road, North Somerset Yeomanry
Rowsell, AV - 4 Crofton Avenue, Royal Engineers
Rowsell, Frederick - 138 St Michael's Avenue, 5th Somersets, forign service
Rowsell, William Charles - 4 Crofton Avenue, Royal Engineers
Rudd, CHC - County School, The Buffs
Rumsey, George herbert - Middle Street, 6th Somersets
Russell, Harold SH - 35 Reckleford, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Russell, Sidney J - 10 Market Street, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Russell, SS - 16 Queen Street, D Squadron, North Somerset Yeomanry
Ryland, Oscar - 60 Park Street,  Somersets
Samways, Charles - 10 South Western Terrace, West Somerset Yeomanry (6 Nov 1918)
Sansom, H - 23 Crofton Avenue, 5th Somersets
Sartin, Edward - 2 Park Street, Grenadier Guards
Sartin, T - 6 Victoria Buildings, 5th Somersets
Sartin, WT - 6 Victoria Buildings, 5th Somersets
Saunders, C - 38 Crofton Park, Royal Horse Artillery
Score, W - 35 Southville, Dorset Yeomanry
Scott, Daniel - 9 Park Street, Royal Field Artillety, active service
Sculpher, George William - 14 Mount Pleasant
Sercombe - Park Street, 1st Aldershot Brigade, Naval Reserve
Seymour, F - 35 Percy Road
Shackle, J - Great Western Terrace, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Shearstone, J - 2 Victoria Buildings, Middlesex
Shearstone, W - 2 Victoria Buildings, 2nd Somersets, active service
Shepherd, Walter - 7 South Western Terrace, Kitchener's Army
Shutler, WW - 2 Mead yard, 6th Dragoons, active service (missing)
Silvester, Frederick George - Somersets (19 April 1916)
Sims, Ernest - 118 Park Street, 1st Dorsets, active service
Singleton, E - Grass Royal, 5th Somersets
Singleton, Ernest - 18 Westville, 5th Somersets
Skinner, R - North Terrace, National Reserve
Slade, W Charles - 8 Crofton Park, 1st Manchesters, active service
Slater, Henry, 5 Stars Lane, Royal Navy
Slater, Horatio -  Stars Lane, Royal Marine Artillery
Slater, James - 5 Stars Lane, HMS Kent
Smith, F - Grass Royal, 5th Somersets
Smith, F - Grass Royal, HMS Revenge
Smith, Herbert Victor - 17 Sparrow Lane, 5th Somersets, foreign service (4 Dec 1917)
Smith, JE - 10 Orchard Street, North Somerset Yeomanry
Smith, L - Grass Royal, Marines
Smith, PW - 16 Seaton Road, Royal Engineers, active service
Snook, Cecil - 13 Westville, Somerset Yeomanry
Snook, WG - 4 Hendford, West Somerset Yeomanry
Spear, P - 70 Eastland Road, 2nd Dorsets, active service
Spurle, Albert - 120 St Michael's Avenue, Royal Field Artillery
Spurle, CD - 2 Alexandra Road, HMS New Zealand
Stanton, G - Goldcroft
Staple, JH - Summerlands, Army Service Corps
Staves, HG - 1 Clarence Street, 7th Somersets
Stephens, Harry - 40 Wellington Street, Mounted Infantry, abroad
Stevens, Bertram - 93 West Hendford, 2nd Wilts, active service
Stevens, FJ - Cromwell Road, 5th Somersets
Stidson, R - 120 Huish, HMS Erin
Stidson, W - 120 Huish, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Stone, E - 2 Kingston
Stone, P - 3 Hendford, 3rd Somersets
Stone, Percy - 14 Cecil Street, 3rd Somersets
Stott, WW - 4 Peter Street, 10th Hussars
Sturgess, E - 14 Hendford, Somersets
Sutton, AC - 51 Alexandra Road, Somersets, active service (wounded)
Sutton, Charles A - Alexander Road, 1st Somersets, active service
Sutton, F - Glenville Road, Berks & Bucks
Sutton,PR - 38 Glenville Road, 5th Somersets
Swaffield, FG - Newtown, Royal Horse Artillery
Swaffield, Frederick - 18 Mount Pleasant
Sweet, William Frank - 5 Higher Kingston, 5th Somersets, died of pneumonia (4 Oct 1914)
Swetman, EV - 30 Reckleford, Royal Engineers
Swetman, GJ - Great Western Terrace, 5th Somersets
Swetman, LT - 30 Reckleford, Somersets, foreign service
Symes, EC - 1 Hillside Terrace, Royal Marines
Symes, TJ - 13 Silver Street, Royal Horse Artillery
Symms, Ernest - 40 Wellington Street, 5th Somersets
Tasker, Archie - 23 High Street
Tavenor, FV - 156 Park Street, Somersets
Tavenor, Stanley - 5 Park Street, Somersets, active service
Taylor, AG - Hillside, Sherborne Road, West Somerset Yeomanry
Taylor, CRE - Vicarage Street, Dorsets
Templeman, AH - 66 Crofton Park, 5th Somersets
Templeman, Henry - 122 Park Street, Somersets, active service
Templeman, HW - 66 Crofton Park, Canadian Highlanders
Terry, William - 8 West Hendford, Dorsets, active service (invalided home)
Thompson, AG - 30 Park Street, East Yorks
Thorne, Bernard - 61 Beer Street, Royal Field Artillery
Titmus, William - York Place, Marines
Tompkins, Victor - 164 Park Street, Dorsets
Tonks, J - 57 Earle Street, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Toogood, Frederick - 50 Middle Street, 3rd Somersets
Toogood, Walter - 32 Mount Pleasant, Somersets
Tracey, Philip - 2 York Place, Royal Field Artillery, active service
Trigger, Frederick - 22 Westville, Royal Engineers
Trim, FH - 5a Vicarage Street, 10th Devons
Trim, GA - 5a Vicarage Street, 3rd Dorsets
Trott, Arthur - 13 Beer Street, 4th Wilts
Tucker, Clarence Endicott - 10 Silver Street, 5th Somersets, foreign service (18 Feb 1918)
Tucker, H - 4 Gordon Road, Hussars, active service
Tucker, P - 41 Rosebery Avenue, 4th Dragoons
Tucker, RG - 26 Westville, 4th Dorsets, foreign service
Tucker, S - 4 Gordon Road, 4th Royal Irish Dragoons
Tucker, S - 8 Wyndham Street, Scots Greys
Tucker, T - 5 Morton terrace, 18th Hussars, active service
Tucker, WL - 5 North Terrace, Newtown, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Tulk, Alfred Lionel - 30 Great Western Tarrace, Royal Field Artillery
Tuttou, F - 1 Mount Pleasant, Newtown, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Upton, Fh - 8 Wyndham Street, Royal Army Medical Corps
Urwick, FD - The Park, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Uzzell, W - Felix Place, Royal Engineers
Vaughan, Frank - Station House, West Somerset Yeomanry
Vicary, Leonard - 40 Sherborne Road, Dorset Yeomanry
Vivian, J - Dampier Place, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Volsey, S - 15 Hendford, West Somerset Yeomanry
Vowles, WJ - 2 Brunswick Street, West Somerset Yeomanry
Waddleton - 4 Waterloo Lane, active service
Wadman, Charles A - 20 Alexandra Road, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Wall, Frederick - 108 Park Street, Army Service Corps, active service (7 Nov 1918)
Wall, S - Victoria Road, West Somerset Yeomanry
Wallis, B - Noth Terrace, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Ward, George - 9 St Michael's Avenue, 1st Wilts, active service (wounded)
Warr, Frank - 6 Park Street, 5th Somersets
Warr, Frank W - 14 Camborne Street, HMS Gibraltar
Warr, GH - 14 Camborne Street, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Warr, MJ - 14 Camborne Street, HMS Ajax
Warr, SC - 14 Camborne Street, 2nd Somersets, active service
Warren, WH - 5 Salisbury Terrace, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Warry, HE - The Cedars, Preston Road, 12th Hampshires
Waters, William J - 84 Huish, Royal Field Artillery
Webb, Claude - Crofton Park, Berkshire Regiment
Welch, William - 39 Kingston, 6th Somersets
Wellman, John - 112 Eastland Road, HMS Duke of Edinburgh, foreign service
Westcott, Robert - 6 Cecil Street, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Weston, FJC - 15 Crofton Park, Army Ordnance Corps
Whale, Arthur - 61 St Michael's Avenue, Hants Carabineers
White, A - 36 Eastland Road, Royal Field Artillery
White, LE - 8 Frederick Place, 15th Coy. Army Ordnance Corps, active service
White, R - 43 Wellington Street, 5th Somersets
White, TM - 23 Eastland Road, Grenadier Guards
White, W - 16 Wellington Street, Royal Field Artillery
White, William J - 44 Seaton Road, Royal Engineers
Whittington, Stanley - 63 Alexandra Road, 5th Somersets
Whittington, William - 63 Alexandra Road, 5th Somersets (31 Jul 1918)
Wilce, JW - Great Western Terrace, 3rd Grenadier Guards, active service
Willey, JT - 45 Southville, Somersets
Williams, PE - 92 Huish, Army Service Corps, active service (wounded)
Wills, William F - 5 West Street, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Wills, William John - 150 Park Street, 5th Dorsets (14 Nov 1918)
Wilson, GWS - 52 Park Street, HMS Prince of Wales
Windsor, FO - 7 Woodland Grove, 2nd Dorsets, foreign service
Windsor, PG - 7 Woodland Grove, 1st Dorsets, active service (wounded)
Winsor, Alexander GA - 47 Goldcroft, 2nd Life Guards
Wood, JG - 25 Park Street, Somersets
Wyatt, F - 9 Kingston
Yarham, AE - North Terrace, 5th Somersets, foreign service
Yarham, AM - West Somerset Yeomany
Yarham, W - North Terrace, HMS Dominion
Young, A - 171 Huish, Somersets, active service (wounded)
Young, E - Glenville, Royal Engineers, active service
Young, Frank - 41 St Michael's Road, Hampshires
Young, WR - 171 Huish


 

On Bank Holiday Monday, 4 August 1914, Yeovil men of the National Reservists line up in the Borough before marching to the Town Railway Station and travelling to Taunton. War was declared at midnight.