Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

COLONIAL STREETRSS

First NameGEORGE ERNEST

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BORN WHITBY, YORKS. 1881. SON OF JOHN & MARGARET ELLEN ATKINSON, OF 27 SPENCER STREET, HULL (1911 CENSUS) AND THIS CWGC ADDRESS. A HOUSE PAINTER BEFORE THE WAR .HE WAS ENGAGED TO BE MARRIED, WHEN HE WAS KILLED IN ACTION, ON 25/04/1918, AGED 38. HE ENLI ...

First NameALBERT JAMES

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BORN NAFERTON 1898. SON OF MATHEW BAILEY (1861-1933) & MARY JANE BAILEY (1869-1944), OF 19 COLONIAL STREET, HULL (1911 CENSUS) AND 3 ST JOHN'S PLACE, ALBION STREET, DRIFFIELD (CWGC ADDRESS). SON OF A RAILWAY SIGNALMAN. BROTHER TO WALTER, HARRY AND ELSIE. ...

First NameCHARLES

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BORN HULL 1893. SON OF JOHN & KATE BLYTH, OF 6 COLONIAL STREET, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). SINGLE MAN. HOUSE PAINTER. ENLISTED IN HULL, ON 20/02/1911, AGED 18. SERVED WITH THE 1/4TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. ARRIVED IN FRANCE, ON 17/04/1915. KILLED AT YPRES, ON ...

First NameWILLIAM

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BORN BOROUGHBRIDGE, YORKSHIRE 1887. SON OF ELIZABETH A CLARK OF 1 COLONIAL STREET, HULL. WORKED AS A FRUIT MERCHANT'S CLERK. MARRIED TO DOROTHY CLARKE. THEY LIVED WITH THE COX FAMILY AT 4 MONTROSE AVENUE, SEYMOUR STREET, HAWTHORNE AVENUE, HULL. HE ENLIST ...

First NameJOHN WILLIAM

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BORN HULL 1892. SON OF ROBERT WILLIS CUDBERTSON (1849-1890) STEP SON OF THOMAS HENRY GOURNELL & MOTHER, EVERLINA GOURNELL (1852-1943) OF THIS 1911 CENSUS ADDRESS. ONE OF SEVEN CHILDREN. A TANNER'S LABOURER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL, ON 15/08/1914. ARRIVED IN F ...

First NameWALTER

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BORN HULL 1883. HULL PAL. SON OF WALTER & SARAH HARRIS, ABOVE ADDRESS (1911 CENSUS) & DUNEDIN, NEW ZEALAND. WIFE FLORENCE LIVED 11 MAPPLETON GROVE, EAST HULL. PRIOR TO WAR WAS A DOCK GATEMAN. Hull Pals Memorial Post. PRIVATE WALTER HARRIS 12/1323. Born i ...

First NameGERALD

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BORN BARROW 1893. WIFE E M HEWITT ABOVE. SON OF JOHN/ROSINA, BARTON. HULL HEROES WEBSITE. NB: HERBERT WALLER HEWITT, 29TH RE'S - 308 BOULEVARD.

First NameHAROLD BERNARD

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BORN WORKSOP 1891. SON OF JOHN BRADSHAW & ELIZABETH LEES ABOVE. SINGLE MAN, EX RECKITTS. SERVED IN INDIA. REJOINED AUG 1914. KIA -SHELL FIRE. WON MM.

First NameHARRY

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BORN HULL 1897. LIVED BRIXTON HILL, LONDON. SON OF JACOB & LEAH MARKS. HULL HEROES WEBSITE.

First NameROB' EDGAR PAUL

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BORN HULL 1895. SON OF ARTHUR BRACEY & MARIA ALMA (SOWERSBY) PRIEST. HIS SISTER CONSATNCE DIED OF FLU IN 1918.

First NameLAWRENCE

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BORN ST STEPHENS, HULL 1891. SON OF RICHARD MOUNTENEY WALLACE (1852-1902) & ELIZABETH ANN WALLACE (1860-1910), OF THIS ADDRESS. A DOCKER. HE LODGED AT 382 GREAT UPPER UNION STREET, HULL. HE MARRIED GERTRUDE STEWART (1887-1894), IN JANUARY 1913. HIS WIFE G ...