Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

FOLKESTONE STREETRSS

First NameCYRIL

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BORN PONTEFRACT 1897. SON OF WILLIAM & ANNIE BENN WHO LIVED ABOVE. HE WAS EXPLOYED IN HULL AS AN ASSISTANT LICORICE REFINER. BOARDED WITH HIS FATHER AT 20 FOLKESTONE STREET DURING THE 1911 CENSUS. HE ENLISTED IN CENTRAL HULL. SERVED WITH THE 7TH DUKE OF C ...

First NameHERBERT ARTHUR

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BORN SUTTON, 1880. SON OF WILLIAM SCAIFE & MARTHA ESTER BLAKEY, AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. ONE OF SIX CHILDREN. ENLISTED HULL. SERVED WITH THE 1ST EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 04/11/1915, AGED 34, AT ETAPLES GENERAL HOSPITAL. HE WAS UNMARRIED AN ...

First NameJOHN EDGAR

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BORN HULL 1889. SON OF CHARLES & CATHERINE COLLINS, OF 1354 SPRING BANK WEST, HULL. BROTHER OF CHARLES, STANLEY, MABEL AND ELSIE. HE WORKED AS A FRENCH POLISHER. HE MARRIED GERTRUDE ALICE CHEESEBROUGH, ON 14/10/1909, AT HULL'S HARLEY STREET REGISTRY OFFIC ...

First NameFREDERICK

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Hull Pals Memorial Post. PRIVATE FREDERICK CUDBERTSON 11/545. Born in October 1892, Frederick was the only child of Frederick and Annie Cudbertson of 7 Fern Grove, Folkestone Street, Hull. An Oil Miller by trade, he enlisted at City Hall on Tuesday 8th Se ...

First NameALBERT EDWARD

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BORN HULL 1896. SON OF CHARLES FREDERICK HARDY & BERTHA MARY POYSER. ONE OF EIGHT CHILDREN, 5 DOVER TERRACE, NORWOOD STREET. ON ABSENT VOTERS ELECTORAL REGISTER AT THIS ADDRESS. ENLISTED IN YORK IN THE 17TH NFUS RAILWAY PALS BATALLION. DIED ON 13/03/1918, ...

First NameFRANK

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BORN HULL 1895. HULL PAL. BOARDER AT ABOVE ADDRESS 1911. LABOURER Hull Pals Memorial Post. PRIVATE FRANK HOLMES 10/305. Born in Hull and one of the original Pals, Frank enlisted in the early days of September 1914 training in Yorkshire throughout the fol ...

First NameHORACE

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BORN STANFORD, YORKSHIRE, 1892. ONLY SON OF MATHEW JAMES KIRKMAN (1864-1925) & LOUISE HELEN HABBERSHAW (1866-1952), AT 62 SOMERSCALES STREET, BEVERLEY ROAD (1911 CENSUS) AND THIS ADDRESS. SON OF A BUILDER. AND BROTHER TO THREE SISTERS, ELIZABETH, EVERLYN ...

First NameJOHN

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BORN LEEDS 03/10/1887. STEP SON OF JOHN MUSK ACKLAM (1851-1891) AND SARAH JANE GREEN. ONE OF SIX CHILDREN. A TIME EXPIRED FORMER SOLDIER IN THE 3RD YORKSHIRE REGIMENT AND IN CIVILIAN LIFE, A PAINTER. HE MARRIED, MABEL SMITH (1891-1929), IN LEEDS, ON 04/03 ...

First NameWILLIAM HENRY

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BORN ST JOHNS, NEWINGTON, HULL 1896. SON OF GUNNER, ROBERT LACEY OXLEY & MARY KEIGHTLEY. ONE OF 5 CHILDREN. THE FAMILY LIVED AT 10 FENCHURCH STREET, 117 STEPNEY LANE, & 117 SCULCOATES LANE. HE WORKED AS A CLERK. ENLISTED IN HULL. EX 115 EAST RIDING RGA. K ...

First NameLINDLEY

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BORN SCARBOROUGH 1887. WORKED AS A PORTER IN A BOARDING HOUSE. MARRIED IN HULL IN 1909. WIFE MABEL ANN PRESTON LIVED ABOVE. ENLISTED SCARBOROUGH. ATTACHED TO THE ROYAL ENGINEERS, 32ND DIVISIONAL SIGNAL COMPANY. HE RECEIVED THE MILITARY MEDAL FOR GALLANTRY ...

First NameHENRY

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BORN HULL 1887. SON OF HENRY & KATE ROSINDALE AT THIS ADDRESS. HE WAS A CARPENTER AND ORGAN BUILDER. HE MARRIED IN 1914. HIS WIFE SARA ANN TAYLOR LIVED AT 64 PRINCES ROAD. HE WAS LOST AT SEA ON THE STEAM SHIP 'DIDO' ON 26/02/1916, AGED 29. HIS DEATH WAS R ...

First NameERNEST JAMES

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BORN ST GILES ESSEX 1882 SON OF JAMES AND FLORA SEABORNE, COLCHESTER. ENLISTED COLCHESTER. KILLED IN ACTION ON 08/12/1915, AGED 29. BURIED MAZINGARBE, FRANCE. LEFT WIDOW, ETHEL KATE HARDMAN, AT THIS ADDRESS. SHE HAD MOVED BY SPRING 1919. HIS DEATH WAS REP ...

First NameERNEST ROBERT C

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BORN LEEDS 1891. SON OF GEORGE AND MARTHA STAMP - 4 BETA VILLAS, MAYFIELD STREET. AN ELECTRIC CAR CONDUCTOR. HIS WIFE EVA (LE COUTEUR), LIVED AT THIS ADDRESS. ENLISTED HULL. SHOT BY SNIPER. DIED IN ACTION ON 14/11/1916, AGED 25. COMMEMORATED AT THIEPVAL.

First NameJOHN EDWARD

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BORN WILMINGTON, HULL 1897. SON OF GEORGE MARSHALL STEELE & (POLLY) MARY ESCRITT, AT THIS ADDRESS. ONE OF SIX CHILDREN. LEFT ROBERT, ARTHUR, & GEORGE ABOVE. ENLISTED HULL EX.1749 EYR. TRANSFERED TO THE 51ST MACHINE GUN CORPS. DIED OF WOUNDS ON 4/09/1918, ...

First NameWILLIAM ERNEST

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BORN HULL 1883. SON OF THOMAS & ELIZABETH USHER, BRIDLINGTON STREET ROH. LEFT WIFE FLORENCE JANE USHER & 4 CHILDREN ABOVE. WAS A TRAM DRIVER. Hull Pals Memorial Post. CPL WILLIAM ERNEST USHER 11/241. Born in Rise, East Yorkshire in 1883 William was the y ...