Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

A

A/B
Able Seaman
A/V
Absent Voter Electoral Records Aug & Oct 1918
AIF

Australian Imperial Force

B

BN
- . -
Battalion
BOMB
Bombardier (Corporal)
BOY
Cabin Boy

C

CAPT
Captain
CDG
Croix De Guerre. (French Gallantry Medal)
CEF
Canadian Expeditionary Force
COY
- . -
Field Company
CPL
Corporal
CQMS
Company Quartermaster Sergeant
CSM
Company Sergeant Major
CWGC
Commonwealth War Graves Commission

D

DCM
Distinguished Conduct Medal awarded
DECKHND
Deckhand
DLI
Durham Light Infantry
Donkey
Donkey man part of a ships crew
DOW
- . -
Died of Wounds
DRV
Transport Driver

E

ENGINE
Engine man
ENGINE1
Chief Engineer
ENGINE2
2nd Engineer etc
ER
Electoral Records
ERR
East Riding Regiment
EYR
East Yorkshire Regiment

F

FUS
Fusilier

G

GNR
Gunner
GWI
- . -
Great War Index of Hull Daily Mail

H

HDM
Hull Daily Mail
HMS
- . -
Her Majestys Ship
HMT
- . -
Her Majestys Trawler

K

Kellys
- . -
Kellys Trade Directory
KIA
- . -
Killed in Action
KOYLI
- . -
Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry
KRRC
- . -
Kings Royal Rifle Corps

L

L/CPL
- . -
Lance Corporal
LIEUT
- . -
Lieutenant
LT COL
- . -
Lieutenant Colonel

M

M/V
- . -
Motor Vessel
MAJ
- . -
Major
MGC
- . -
Machine Gun Corp
MIA
- . -
Missing in Action
MID
- . -
Mentioned in Dispatches
MM
- . -
Merchant Marine
MM & Bar
- . -
Military Medal awarded twice

N

NB
- . -
Note. For the readers attention
NFUS
- . -
Northumberland Fusiliers
NZEF
- . -
New Zealand Expeditionary Force

O

OFFICER1
- . -
Chief Officer

P

PETTY
- . -
Petty Officer - Royal Navy
PTE
- . -
Private

R

RAF
- . -
Royal Air Force
RAMC
- . -
Royal Army Medical Corps
RD
- . -
Road
REG
- . -
Regiment
Reg No
- . -
Regimental or Service Number
REs
- . -
Royal Engineers
RFA
- . -
Royal Field Artillery
RFC
- . -
Royal Flying Corps
RGA
- . -
Royal Garrison Artillery
RMLI
- . -
Royal Marine Light Infantry
RN
- . -
Royal Navy
RND
- . -
Royal Navy Division
RNVR
- . -
Royal Navy Voluntary Reserve
ROH
- . -
Roll or Honour/Street Shrines
RWF
- . -
Royal Welsh Fusiliers

S

S/S
- . -
Steam Ship
S/T
- . -
Steam Trawler/Tug
SCULC
- . -
Sculcoates Lane
SD
- . -
Soldier Died Regiment records
Second or 2 L/T

2nd Lieutenant

SGT
- . -
Sergeant
SKIPPER
- . -
Ships Captain - Merchant Navy
SPR
- . -
Sapper - Royal Engineers
ST
- . -
Street
Steward
- . -
Ships Steward
Stoker
- . -
Ships coal Stoker

T

TRIMMER
- . -
Part of a Ships crew
Trinity
- . -
Holy Trinity Church memorial

U

UB
- . -
German submarine - Underwater boat

V

VC
- . -
Victoria Cross awarded

W

WYR
- . -
West Yorkshire Regiment

z

z
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