Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

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First NameGEORGE WILLIAM

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BORN HULL 1890. ELDEST SON OF JAMES & LOUISA GOLDSPINK BARRETT. ONE OF THREE CHILDREN. A FORMER KEG & DRUM MAKER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. WAS WOUNDED WITH HIS BROTHER ROBERT ON THE SAME DAY IN 1915. LATER KILLED IN ACTION, AT ARRAS, ON 23/04/1917, AGED 27 H ...

First NameROBERT

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BORN HULL 1894. SCULCOATES. SON OF JAMES BARRETT & LOUISA GOLDSPINK LAMBERT, AT THIS ARMY RECORDS ADDRESS. A GENERAL LABOURER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. HE WAS WOUNDED ON THE SAME DAY AS HIS BROTHER AND DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 05/06/1915, AGED 21. BURIED: BRIGHT ...

First NameFRANK

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BORN HULL 1895. EDUCATED AT TRINITY HOUSE. A ROYAL NAVAL RESERVIST. HE SERVED WITH DISTINCTION THROUGHOUT THE WAR, ON HM TRANSPORT SHIPS "MANSURI & WAIMANA & WAR WAG TAIL". HE DIED OF INFLUENZA ON 06/03/1919, AGED 24, AFTER RETURNING HOME A FORTNIGHT AGO. ...

First NameALFRED

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BORN HULL 1899. ONLY SON OF GEORGE W DENNISON (1873-1912) & MARGARET ANN DENNISON OF THIS ADDRESS (1911 CENSUS) AND 7 NORTONS TERRACE, WATERLOO STREET, HULL. A LABOURER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL, ON 14/09/1917, AGED 18 YEARS AND 16 DAYS. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT, ...

First NameJOHN

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BORN HULL 1886. SON OF ROBERT & ELIZABETH HARRISON, OF 3 PROVIDENCE PLACE, CANNON STREET, HULL. SON OF AN OIL MILL LABOURER. HIS WIFE BEATRICE FROGGETT (1891- 1919) & DAUGHTER, HARRIET (1914- 1994), LIVED AT 8 FRED'S TERRACE, ST PAUL STREET. HE HAD BEEN I ...

First NameARTHUR

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BORN HULL 09/06/1883. SON OF MICHAEL AND ELIZA HARRISON, OF THIS ADDRESS. ONE OF TEN CHILDREN. HIS WIDOW EMILY HARRISON LIVED 9 THE CLOSE, SALISBURY, WILTSHIRE. HE SERVED IN THE ROYAL MARINE LIGHT INFANTRY. DIED ON THE RIVER MEDWAY WHEN HMS 'BULWARK' EXPL ...

First NameWILLIAM SYKES

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BORN HULL 1894. ONLY SON OF WILLIAM LANGDALE (1871-1927) & KATE SYKES (1870-1962). SISTER DORIS. A GROCER'S MANAGER. HE ENLISTED INTO THE HULL COMMERCIALS, ON 30/01/1915, AGED 20 YEARS AND 7 MONTHS. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT, 4.5 INCHES TALL, 34 INCH CHEST, 126 ...