Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

DESMOND AVENUERSS

First NameJOHN HERBERT

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BORN HULL 1863. SON OF JOHN NEEDLER AND SOPHIA MAXWELL. A FORMER SAWMILL CLERK, AT 5 STATION ROAD, RYEHILL (1911 CENSUS). REPORTED AS DIED OF A FEVER IN THE ASCENSION ISLANDS. (PHOTO IN HDM 05/10/1917) *. HIS WIDOW CATHERINE E. NEEDLER, LIVED AT 8 DESMO ...

First NameARTHUR HAROLD

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BORN HULL 1890. THIRD SON OF GEORGE & ELIZA HARRIET OLIVER. A FORMER CLERK. HE LIVED WITH HIS OLDER SISTER MINNIE. ENLISTED IN 'C' COY, 7TH EYR. SERVED IN EGYPT AND FRANCE. COMMISSIONED ON 26/06/1917. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 08/11/1917, AGED 27. HE LEFT £1 ...

First NameARTHUR PEARSON

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BORN HULL 1877. MARRIED 1901. WIFE BEATRICE GILLETT SMITH. LIVED AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. PRESUMED DROWNED ON THE 'CALYPSO', 11/07/1916, AGED 39.. HIS NAME IS LISTED IN THE HULL MERCHANT NAVY ROH. Calypso SS was a 2,876grt British Merchantship built in 19 ...