Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

HORNSEARSS

First NameGEORGE ERNEST

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BORN ATWICK 1892. SON OF GEORGE BINNING (1860-1942) AND ESTER ELLEN STAVELEY (1859-1945), OF 37 SOUTHGATE, HORNSEA. ONE OF TWO SONS. A JOINER AND WHEELWRIGHT. UNMARRIED. HE ENLISTED IN THE HULL PALS ON 19/09/1914. HIS ARMY RECORDS DESCRIBE HIM AS 5 FOOT 6 ...

First NameFREDERICK

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BORN HULL 6/4/1879. ENLISTED 6/1/15. SON OF JOHN BROOKS & EMILY (RUDD?). RAISED BY GRANPARENTS - 24 REED ST. WIFE ROSE SIMPSON & 8 CHILDREN. PLATER

First NameFRED

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Private Fred Brooks 17/1122 (1879-1917) 17th (Pioneer) Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers Fred was born Charles Frederick Brooks in Hull in 1879 and from a very early age he lived with his Grandparents, Charles and Jane Rudd in Brantingham near Hull. He ...

First NameWALTER CECIL

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BORN HULL 1891. SECOND SON OF MRS ELEANOR & THE LATE R H CANNELL OF 9 CLIFFORD STREET, HORNSEA. ONLY HAD ONE OLDER BROTHER - ROLAND. WALTER WAS UNMARRIED AND HAD NO CHILDREN. HE WORKED AS A HOUSE FURNISHER'S ASSISTANT. LIVED WITH HIS GRANDMOTHER ELLEN SED ...

First NameGEORGE WILLIAM

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BORN HULL 1881. ONLY CHILD OF THE LATE THOMAS COOPER. HE MARRIED MARY JANE CHAPMAN AT SKIRLAUGH, IN 1909. THEY LIVED WITH THEIR SON THOMAS, AT 49 SOUTHGATE, HORNSEA. WORKED AS A FARM LABOURER. ENLISTED IN HORNSEA, ON 06/12/1915. POSTED TO THE 7TH EAST YO ...

First NameTHOMAS

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BORN HULL 1899. SON OF WILLIAM FOWLER & ELIZABETH BARKER, AT SOUTHGATE, HORNSEA. HE ENLISTED IN HORNSEA. POSTED AS PRIVATE, 3235, LINCOLNSHIRE YEOMANRY. TRANSFERRED TO THE 10TH ESSEX REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 02/09/1918, AGED 19. COMMEMORATED ON THE ...

First NameGORDON

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BORN HULL 1885. SON OF JOHN HAMSHAW, HORNSEA, EAST YORKS. WIFE HILDA LIVED 158 LEA ROAD, GAINSBOROUGH, LINCS.

First NameJOHN RALPH

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BORN CHADDLEWORTH, BERKSHIRE 1871. SON OF JOHN HEDLEY (1830-1866) & ANN COLLEY. HE MARRIED AT NEWCASTLE IN 1900. HIS WIFE ADA MARIE BAINBRIDGE AND TWO CHILDREN (JOAN AND JOHN) LIVED IN HORNSEA. HE WAS AN INLAND REVENUE DISTRICT VALUER AND MASONIC MEMBER. ...

First NameALBERT

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BORN HULL 1881. WIFE ETHEL HILL ABOVE, SON OF HENRY & SARAH HILL, HULL. HULL HEROES WEBSITE.

First NameJOHN

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BORN HORNSEA 1871. SON OF GEORGE & ELLEN KEITH. MARRIED ELIZABETH GREEN, IN HULL IN 1903. THEY LIVED AT 50 SOUGHGATE, HORNSEA. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 3RD WEST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. DIED IN NEWCASTLE, ON 30/12/1914, AGED 43. BURIED AT NEWCASTLE ...

First NameARTHUR EDWARD

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Born Hornsea, 20/06/1898. Son of Arthur Lunn and Adelaide Dinah Blythe. Educated in Hull. He was a student in Hull, with a sucessful educational career. Alos a keen sportsman in Hull. He enlisted in Beverley, on 23/02/1917. Formerly 19213, Machine Gun Cor ...

First NameARTHUR STANTON

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BORN HORNSEA 1882. SON OF CHARLES E A & BETSIE (CHEW) LYON. KILLED BETWEEN 4TH & 10TH OCTOBER 1916. ON HYMERS COLLEGE MEMORIAL.

First NameRICHARD

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BORN KRONSTADT, CAPE COLONY. ORIGINAL HULL PAL. RESIDENT IN HULL. PROBATE ADDRESS. Hull Pals Memorial Post. SGT RICHARD MILLER 10/493. Born in Kronstadt, Cape Colony, but resident in Hull when war broke out, Richard enlisted on 2nd September 1914 as part ...

First NameJAMES

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BORN HORNSEA 1894. SON OF GEORGE WILLIAM & ANNIE RENDELL AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. A FORMER GROOM. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED AS SERGEANT, IN THE 16TH LANCASHIRE FUSILIERS. DIED AT RAMSHILL HOSPITAL, ON 22/10/1918, AGED 22. UNMARRIED. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE L ...

First NameWILFRED NORBURN

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Son of Walter Richmond and Eva Wells, of Eastbourne Road., Hornsea, Yorks; husband of Florence May Jones (formerly Richmond), of 34, Henry Street, Scunthorpe, Lincs. One of six children. Son of a Butcher's merchant. Educated at Hull Grammar School. He enl ...

First NameALBERT

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BORN HORNSEA 1894. SON OF EDWIN & ESTER SUTHERBY, MERESIDE, HORNSEA. ENLISTED IN 1915

First NameHERBERT WILLIAM

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Sergeant Herbert William Thom, 4905, (1888 - 1916), 1st /4th Battalion, East Yorkshire Regiment Herbert William Thom was born in Hull in 1888, the son of William Edmund Thom and Fanny Thom nee Dorsey who lived in New Road, Hornsea. William Edmund was a s ...

First NameSYDNEY

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BORN HEDON 1891. SON OF FRED & HELEN WADE. HE MARRIED IN JULY 1914. HIS WIFE AMY LIVED IN HORNSEA. PRIOR TO WAR HE WAS A NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY JOINER IN HULL. HE WAS A WELL KNOWN AMATEUR FOOTBALLER AND CRICKETER. HE HAD SERVED IN THE 5TH EAST YORKSHIRE CY ...

First NameALFRED PHILIP L

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BORN HANDSWORTH, BRIMINGHAM, 1892. WIFE DORIS MARIA WALKER ABOVE. NB; A WALKER (RFA) LISTED ON NICHOLSON/EXCHANGE/TUNIS ST MEMORIAL.

First NameTHOMAS WILLIAM

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Private Thomas William Wiles 28858 (1878-1918) 6th Battalion The Leicestershire Regiment Thomas was born Nafferton in 1876, the son of William Wiles and Sarah Ann Wiles nee Hocknell, who lived in Village Street, Bewholme. He was one of six children, Geor ...