Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

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First NameEDWARD DESFORGE

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BORN LONG RISTON, SKIRLAUGH, YORKSHIRE, 14/08/1892. SON OF GEORGE BARTON COLLIER AND GERTRUDE SHEPHERD (1861-1932), OF CLIFF ROAD, HORNSEA (1911 CENSUS). BROTHER OF GERTRUDE AND GORDON COLLIER. A SEA APPRENTICE. HE RECEIVED HIS MATES CERTIFICATE, ON 16/07 ...

First NameCOLIN TOPHAM

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BORN HULL 1888. ELDEST SON OF ROBERT & JESSIE ELIZA WHO LIVED ABOVE WITH 8 CHILDREN IN 1901 & LATER DAVENPORT AVENUE, HESSLE. SON OF A GOLDSMITH. ONE OF SIX CHILDREN. HE SERVED AS PRIVATE, 22292, 2ND HIGHLAND LIGHT INFANTRY. HE WAS KILLED IN ACTION, ON 16 ...

First NameALFRED

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BORN HULL 1891. SON OF JAMES & MARY ELIZABETH (TASKER)OF THIS ADDRESS AND 9 CAROLINE STREET, HULL. HE ENLISTED IN SEPTEMBER 1914. BEFORE JOINING, HE WORKED AS A LABOURER ON HULL FISH DOCK. HIS FIANCEE ELSIE LIVED SCARBOROUGH (HDM 04/11/1918). HE SERVED AS ...

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First NameHOLDSWORTH

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BORN GRANTHAM, LINCS, 1897. SON OF WILLIAM & MARY CALTON LEE, DUDLEY HOUSE, DUDLEY ROAD, GRANTHAM & ABOVE. BROTHER CARLTON ALSO KIA.

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First NamePERCIVAL JOHN

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BORN LANCS 1896. ON ST MARY'S CHURCH & HYMERS COLLEGE MEMORIAL. SON OF REV STEPHEN ADYE SCOTT & MARGARET RAM, ABOVE & 8 ST PETERS GROVE, YORK.