Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

LABURNUM AVENUERSS

First NameBENJAMIN

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BORN HULL 1880. SON OF MATILDA EMMA TOMLINSON (1854-1928) & THE LATE JOSEPH ADAMSON (1848-1894), OF 4 EXMOUTH STREET, HULL. (HDM 27/05/1918). ONE OF FOUR BROTHERS, JOSEPH, GEORGE AND JOHN ADAMSON. HE WORKED AS A SHIP PAINTER. HE MARRIED MARGARET BINKS, A ...

First NamePERCIVAL

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BORN HULL 08/12/1894. SON OF JOHN HENRY COCKERILL (1869-1951) & MINNIE RICHMOND (1870-1933). ONE OF SEVEN CHILDREN. SERVED IN THE ROYAL NAVY SUBMARINE, HM "K4". LOST AT SEA ON 31/01/1918, AGED 23. COMMEMORATED ON THE PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL. ...

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 NameCHARLES

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Born Hull 1891. Eldest son of George Moses Miles (1862-1945) and Ada Miles, of 14, Laburnum Avenue, Garden Village, Hull. Second of five children. worked as a packer with his father. He enlisted in Hull. Served as Private, 220058, 1/4th East Yorkshire Re ...

First NameGEORGE WILLIAM

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BORN HULL 1892. SON OF GEORGE THOMAS MILLER (1866-1941) & SARAH JANE MILLER, (1868-1941), 28 LABURNUM AVENUE, HULL.. A GENERAL LABOURER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED AS PRIVATE, 5570, 2/7TH SHERWOOD FORESTERS. TRANSFERRED TO 49TH LABOUR CORPS, NO:28807. H ...

First NameFRANK LONSDALE

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BORN HULL 1893. SON OF GEORGE THOMAS MILLER (1866-1941) & SARAH JANE MILLER, (1868-1941), 28 LABURNUM AVENUE, HULL.. A SINGLE MAN. FORMER RECKITTS WORKER. HE JOINED THE ARMY IN HULL, ON 11/08/1910. SERVED WITH THE 1/4 EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. HE LEFT FOR ...

First NameROBERT

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BORN HULL 1891. SON OF EDWARD JAMES/CLARA OLLETT, 1 CAMBRIDGE ST. WITHERNSEA. HIS DEATH WAS RECORDED ON THE HULL NEW GEORGE STREET MEMORIAL. & KINGS HALL CHURCH ROLL OF HONOUR, WITH BROTHER HAROLD OLLETT, KILLED IN ACTION, ON 09/04/1917. Hull Pals Memo ...

First NameTHOMAS

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BORN HULL 1891. ELDEST SON OF WILLIAM AND ELIZABETH SANDERSON. SECOND OF EIGHT CHILDREN. EX RECKITT'S WORKER. A SINGLE MAN. HE ENLISTED IN HULL, ON 11/09/1915. SERVED WITH THE 6TH NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS. WAS KILLED A YEAR LATER, ON 15/09/1916, AGED 25. ...

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 ...