Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

BERKSHIRE STREETRSS

First NameJOHN ROBERT

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BORN HULL 1893. SON OF ROBERT BOWDEN & BETSY JORDAN (1871-1945), OF 3 BERKSHIRE STREET, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). HE HAD THREE BROTHERS AND THREE SISTERS. EMPLOYED AT RECKITTS SAWMILL & STARCH WORKS. HE JOINED RECKITT'S, ON 13/05/1907. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. POS ...

First NameBENJAMIN

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BORN HULL 1896. SCULCOATES. SON OF ROBERT BOWDEN & BETSY JORDAN (1871-1945), OF 3 BERKSHIRE STREET, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). HE HAD THREE BROTHERS AND THREE SISTERS. A SHIPYARD LABOURER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED AS PRIVATE, 21002, EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. ...

First NameHENRY (HARRY)

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BORN HULL 1887. SON OF THOMAS CAWKWELL. WIFE ELEANOR M. CAWKWELL ABOVE. HDM 23/10/17, 27/10/17, 26/9/18 & 26/9/19.

First NameWILLIAM E.

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BORN HULL 1888. ST MARY'S. ENLISTED HORNSEA. SON OF WILLIAM & RUTH EVERITT. SOLDIER IN 1911 CENSUS. EX 8251 EYR. DIED OF WOUNDS - HDM 12/6/17.

First NameHENRY

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Hull Pals Memorial Post. SGT, HENRY HILL 11/375. Born in 1897, Henry was one of six children to John and Maria Hill of 9 Berkshire Street, Buckingham Street, Hull. A Labourer before the war he enlisted at Hull City Hall on Tuesday 8th September 1914 joini ...

First NameROBERT

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BORN RISEHOLME, YORKSHIRE, 1890. ENLISTED BEVERLEY. LIVED WITH BROTHER GEORGE ABOVE ADDRESS. NER RAILWAY SHUNTER. SON OF CHARLES & ELIZA TUNGATE. WIFE NANCY TUNGATE, BADSWORTH, PONTEFRACT, YORKS. DIED OF WOUNDS. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HDM 3/09/1917 ...

First NameCHARLES GORDON

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BORN HULL 1897. SON OF CHARLES ALBERT & MARY WHARRIE - 5 MORRIL TERRACE, VILLA PLACE. PRIOR TO ENLISTING WE WAS A GROCER'S ASSISTANT. HIS FATHER SERVED ON MINE SWEEPERS. HE ALSO HAD EIGHT COUSINS SERVING, WHICH INCLUDED L/CPL PERCY VAREY, DCM. A BROTHER I ...