Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

AUSTRALIARSS

First NameJOHN

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BORN HULL 1879. ARRIVED IN AUSTRALIA, ON 29/01/1888. WORKED AS A LABOURER. ENLISTED IN BRISBANE, QUEENSLAND, ON 29/05/1915, AGED 35 YEARS AND 9 MONTHS. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT 11 INCHES TALL, 145 LBS WEIGHT, 37 INCH CHEST, FAIR HAIR, BROWN EYES, CHURCH OF ENG ...

First NameH

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BORN ADELAIDE 1895. LOST BY ENEMY ACTION. HULL MERCHANT NAVY RECORDS.

First NameJOHN JOSEPH

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BORN PETERSHAM, SYDNEY, 1894. ONLY SON OF JOHN AND MARGARET SHERIDAN, FROM HULL. HIS FATHER WAS BORN IN HULL, ON 16/06/1879, AND HAD SERVED 7 YEARS IN NAVY, 8 YEARS IN ARMY. RE-ENLISTED & WAS MISSING FOR 11 MONTHS. HE WENT THROUGH THE BOER WAR WITHOUT A S ...

First NameLEONARD

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BORN HULL 1891. SON OF GEORGE & AUGUSTUS SARAH TAYLOR, 13 STUDLEY STREET, HULL & THEN TOOLEY STREET, LONDON. SON OF A MARINE ENGINEER. HE HAD SERVED IN THE LONDON RIFLE BRIGADE FOR TWO AND HALF YEARS. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT, 9.5 INCHES TALL, 157 LBS WEIGHT, ...

First NameSAMUEL

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BORN HULL 1892. SON OF WILLIAM & MARY WEST, FROM HULL & LIVING IN MOSS SIDE, MANCHESTER. HE HAD SERVED FOR 3 YEARS IN THE LANCASHIRE TERRITORIAL REGIMENT. HE EMIGRATED TO AUSTRALIA. WORKED AS A TRAMWAY EMPLOYEE. HE MARRIED, MISS IRENE PEARL INGHAM, ON10/1 ...