Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

Porter

Cpl, John Ernest Porter, 1/4th EYR lived at 5 Clifton Gardens, St Georges Road. He had been a Hull Policeman before the war and was killed in action on the 27th May 1918, aged 25. His younger brother, Robert Henry Porter had previously been killed in action on the 10th May 1916, aged 17. They were two sons of William Henry and Sarah Elizabeth Porter, who lived at 430 Hessle Road.