Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

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First NameRONALD

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BORN ETON 1882, BUCKINGHAMSHIRE. REGULAR SOLDIER. SON OF HENRY & MARGARET BATTERBURY OF WINDSOR. MARRIED 1915. HIS WIFE JANE E. COWEY AND DAUGHTER, CATHERINE (BORN 26/11/1917) LIVED AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. JOINED THE ROYAL SCOTS IN 1897. SERVED 18.5 YEARS I ...

First NameWALTER CYRIL

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BORN HULL 1894. SON OF WALTER BILLINGTON & KATE ADELAIDE, AT THIS ADDRESS (1901 CENSUS) AND 27 RENSBURG STREET, HULL. AN APPRENTICE CLERK. ENLISTED HULL. EX 10073, ARMY CYCLIST CORPS. KILLED IN ACTION, AT SERRE, 01/07/1916, AGED 22. UNMARRIED. HIS ARMY E ...

First NameWALTER

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BORN HULL 1899. SON OF WALTER AND AGNES BROWN -32 BRAZIL STREET. EX NER WORKER. ENLISTED HULL, FEB. 1918. EX 12816 EYR. TRANSFERRED TO THE DURHAM LIGHT INFANTRY. DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 19/09/1918, AGED 18. UNMARRIED. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WENT TO HIS FATHER, WALT ...

First NameROBERT EGTON

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BORN WHITBY, 1894. SON OF LATE WILLIAM CROSBY & MRS ELIZA ANN EGTON, ABOVE ADDRESS. HIS FATHER DIED IN 1905. NER WORKER. ENLISTED YORK. JOINED THE 17TH NFUS, NER 'RAILWAY PALS' BN. DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 06/07/1916, AGED 22, AT THE 38TH CASUALTY CLEARING STAT ...

First NameALFRED ERNEST

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Hull Pals Memorial Post. PRIVATE ALFRED ERNEST MESSENGER 10/1253. Born 1895, the sixth of eight children, to Robert and Elizabeth Messenger of 11 Brazil Street, Hull. One of the original Pals, and a member of ‘A’ Company, Alfred worked in a Sawmill before ...

First NameFREDERICK STANLEY

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BORN HULL 1897. ONLY CHILD OF ALICE SLIGHT - 133 BELMONT STREET. 1911 CENSUS. HIS GRANDPARENTS JOSEPH AND FRANCES SLIGHT LIVED IN KIRK ELLA. THIS WAS HIS ARMY ADDRESS. EMPLOYED AS A NER ENGINE CLEANER. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT 1 INCHES TALL, 108 LBS WEIGHT AND ...

First NameWALTER

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BORN HULL 1894. ENLISTED HULL. SON OF JOHN J & ROSE SUDDABY ABOVE ADDRESS. ONE OF FIVE BROTHERS SERVING. DIED OF WOUNDS, 22/08/1918, AGED 24. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL ON THE 9TH OCTOBER 1918. HIS BROTHER ERNEST WAS KILLED FIGHTING FOR ...

First NameERNEST

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BORN HULL 1888. SON OF JOHN JAMES & ROSE CLARK ABOVE. ONE OF FIVE SONS SERVING. A BRICKLAYER BY TRADE, SERVED HIS TIME WITH MR J WARD, HOLDERNESS ROAD. EMIGRATED TO AMERICA IN 1908 & ENLISTED AT LOUISVILL, INDIANNA IN MARCH 1917. SENT TO FRANCE JULY 1918 ...