Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

Hull in WW1

Harbron

Rifleman, William Harbron, 3585, Rifle Brigade 12th Bn.

Bill Harbron was the son of Charles William and Elizabeth Harbron, at 1 Louisa Terrace, Hume Street, Hull. He was killed in action on the 6th June 1916 aged 20 years. He had served in France for 12 months, and was back less than 24 hours from leave, when killed by a shell burst in the Trench. William Harbron was an employee of the British Oil Cake Mills in Hull before the war. He livedat 6 Wilde Street, Dansom Lane. His Photograph appears in the Hull Daily Mail (HDM 27/6/16)