Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

LABURNUM AVENUERSS

First NameJAMES

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BORN HULL 1879. SON OF ROBERT & AMELIA EMILY DOBSON. LEFT WIFE MARY JANE & TWO CHILDREN AT THIS ADDRESS. HE HAD WORKED FOR 18 YEARS AS A CLERK FOR RECKITTS JOINING THE COMPANY ON 14/5/1900. HE WAS ALSO SECRETARY OF THE RECKITT'S ANGLING CLUB AND THE GARDE ...

First NameWALTER

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BORN HULL 1877. SON OF JOSEPH LONGLEY & MARY ANN (MCDONALD). EX RECKITTS & JOINED FACTORY ON 18/0319/07. MARRIED JANUARY 1898. HIS WIFE EDITH WOOD & 4 CHILDREN LIVED AT 11 GLADSTONE TERRACE, COURTNEY STREET AND THIS ADDRESS. ENLISTED JAN 1915. DIED OF WO ...

First NameEDGAR

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BORN HULL 1896. SON OF JAMES HARDWICK MARTIN & KATE LETTY (GILYON), AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. PLUMBERS APPRENTICE. ENLISTED NEWCASTLE. DIED OF WOUNDS, 02/09/1916, AGED 20. UNMARRIED. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WENT TO HIS FATHER, JAMES. HE IS BURIED AT PUCHEVILLIERS MI ...

First NameHERBERT

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BORN HULL 1885. SON OF JOHN & MARY JANE SEDMAN. EX RECKITT'S WORKER. HIS WIFE MRS JANE SEDMAN & TWO DAUGHTERS, ANNIE AND FLORENCE, LIVED AT 10 MAYE GROVE, DANSOM LANE AND AT THIS ADDRESS. ENLISTED HULL. KILLED IN ACTION, AT ARRAS, ON 13/04/1917, AGED 36. ...

First NameGEORGE WILLIAM

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BORN HULL 1890. SON OF ROBERT TROWELL AND CHARLOTTE ANN BUCK. ONE OF SEVEN SONS AND A SISTER CALLED HILDA. LEFT FIANCE MABEL. EX RECKITT'S WORKER. ENLISTED HULL. KILLED AT ARRAS, 23/04/1917, AGED 27. COMMEMORATED ON THE ARRAS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING. HE ...

First NameJOHN ROBERT

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BORN HULL 1888. SON OF ROBERT TROWELL AND CHARLOTTE ANN BUCK. ONE OF SEVEN SONS AND A SISTER CALLED HILDA. EX RECKITTS WORKER. ENLISTED HULL. KILLED IN ACTION, 15/09/1916, AGED 28. BURIED MIRAUMONT MILITARY CEMETERY, ON THE SOMME. HE IS LISTED ON THE ST ...