Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

GODDARD AVENUERSS

First NameWALTER JAMES RICHARDS

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BORN LIVERPOOL 30/04/1898. SON OF WALTER SCOTT BRUCE & ANNIE BRUCE AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. A CHAIR MAKER. SON OF A LABOURER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL, ON 02/02/1916, AGED 18. ARRIVED IN FRANCE, ON 30/09/1916. JOINED THE 13TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT, IN THE FIELD ...

First NameJOHN LITTON GORDON

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Hull Pals Memorial Post. PRIVATE JOHN COMINS 10/31. Born 1896, the youngest of three children, and only son, of George and Elizabeth Comins. The family resided at 73 Goddard Avenue, Hull. John was a Clerk before the war but must have been in a hurry for s ...

First NameROBERT R

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BORN HULL 18/12/1896. SON OF EDWIN & GRACE JOHNSTON (GORDON) DIXON, OF 60 ALEXANDRA ROAD, 78 RAGLAN STREET AND THIS CWGC ADDRESS. SON OF A STEAM ENGINE FITTER. ONE OF SEVEN CHILDREN. A FORMER ERRAND BOY AND BLUNDELLS WORKER. HE ENLISTED IN THE ROYAL MARI ...

First NameEDWARD

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BORN HULL 1902. ONLY CHILD OF AMY HESSLEWOOD, A DRESSMAKER, LIVING AT 6 GRIMSTON TERRACE, CLIFTON STREET (1911 CENSUS) AND THIS ADDRESS. HE WAS STEWARD ON THE CARGO SHIP 'CITO' SUNK BY ENEMY GUNFIRE, ON THE 17/05/1917. ELEVEN LIVES WERE LOST AT SEA. EDWAR ...

First NameSYDNEY

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BORN HULL 1893. SON OF WILLIAM HENRY & MRS ELIZABETH HOWGILL - 17 WALTERS TERRACE, NEWLAND AVENUE. POSTMAN.

First NameGEORGE WILLIAM

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BORN LEEDS 12/03/1896. SON OF WALTER MARGERISON (1868-1942) AND JANE MARGERISON (1868-1922), AT 42 RUSSELL STREET, 13 VANE STREET & THIS CWGC ADDRESS. HE SERVED AS THIRD HAND, ON THE STEAM SHIP 'CHICAGO', SUNK ON 08/07/1918. HIS NAME IS RECORDED IN THE WW ...

First NameTHOMAS (TOM)

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BORN LEEDS 08/07/1894. SON OF WALTER MARGERISON (1868-1942) AND JANE MARGERISON (1868-1922). EMPLOYED AS A CLERK ALSO A FORMER MEMBER OF THE 1ST HULL SCOUT TROOP. HE ENLISTED IN THE CYCLIST BN. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 13/04/1917, AGED 22. HIS NAME IS RECOR ...

First NameJOHN ALBERT

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BORN HULL 1889. SON OF JOHN GRANTHAM SHAW - 56 NEWLAND AVENUE. WIFE MAUD SHAW, AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. HOUSE PAINTER AND PAPER HANGER. ENLISTED HULL. TRANSFERRED TO (548220) LABOUR CORPS. DIED AT ST JOH'S VAD HOSPITAL HULL ON 03/03/1919, AGED 29. BURIED HUL ...

First NameALFRED

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BORN HULL 1886. SON OF FRED & ANNIE M STOW, FOUNTAIN ROAD. WIFE ALICE MAUD BURLACE STOW. A HULL POLICEMAN. REPATRIATED POW. ON NORTHUMBERLAND AVE ROH

First NameMINOR

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BORN SOUTHAMPTON 1884. SON OF CHRISTOPHER TAYLOR (1843-1912) & MARGARET WILLIAMS TAYLOR (1845-1893). HE MARRIED JESSIE MAY (LEWIS) IN HULL IN 1912. THEY LIVED AT THIS ADDRESS. HE SERVED AS A STEWARD ON THE SS 'KIRKHAM ABBEY', SUNK ON 27/07/1918. HE WAS 3 ...

First NameHAROLD

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BORN HULL 1889. JOINED 27/4/16. WIFE FRANCES SOPHIA WILSON LIVED ABOVE. PARENTS LIVED 18 SIDMOUTH STREET, HULL. EX 32/609 NFUS. EX NER RULLYMAN- HDM 22/1/19