Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

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First NameHERBERT WATSON

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BORN HULL, ST JUDES, 22/05/1895. SON OF JOSEPH WILLIAM & LOUISA ELLEN BROWN, 64a WORTHING STREET, (1911 CENSUS) & THIS CWGC ADDRESS. HIS FATHER AND ELDEST BROTHER, JOSEPH WERE BAKERS. HE WAS A FORMER RAILWAY CLERK AND VAN MAN. HE ENLISTED IN HULL, ON HIS ...

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BORN HULL 1892. SON OF JOHN CLOSE (1846-1928) AND FANNY WATSON (1849-1932), OF 60 FOUNTAIN ROAD, HULL, 33 ST LEONARDS ROAD, HULL (1911 CENSUS) AND GRIMSHAW LANE, PATRINGTON. HE WAS A BROKER'S CLERK. LIVED IN HULL AND AT 32 PELHAM GROVE, LIVERPOOL, WHEN W ...

First NameJOSEPH ROBERT

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BORN PLYMOUTH 1863. SON OF GEORGE BRENT TAYLOR (1837-1891) & MARY ANN (PENROSE). HE HAD BEEN AT SEA SINCE A TEENAGER. HE MARRIED AMY CLARA HOOPER, AT ALL SAINTS CHURCH, POPLAR, ON 22/04/1886. HE RECEIVED HIS MASTER MARINER CERTIFICATE, IN 1888, AGED 25. H ...