Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

MERRICK STREETRSS

First NameJAMES

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BORN HULL 1893. ELDEST SON OF JAMES ROBERT CROWHURST (1854-1925) & REBECCA HOE (1866-1939), OF 4 BELLE VUE TERRACE, ALEXANDRA STREET, HULL. SON OF A SEAMAN. HE WORKED AS A RAILWAY PORTER. HE MARRIED EVA CARTER, IN HULL, IN SEPTEMBER 1914. HIS WIFE EVA CR ...

First NameGEORGE

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BORN HULL 1879. SON OF BERNY AND SUSAN MATSELL, HOLDERNESS ROAD. FORMER BOSUN OF A SUNDERLAND STEAM SHIP. LISTED AS A DEEP SEA FISHERMAN IN THE 1911 CENSUS. MARRIED ELLEN GOULDING IN 1898. ENLISTED HULL. SHOT IN BOTH FEET. DIED OF WOUNDS AT 3RD CLEARING S ...

First NameJOHN

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BORN HULL 1888. DRYPOOL. SON OF THE LATE JAMES SMITH & MARGARET ANN SMITH AT THIS EAST HULL ADDRESS. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. POSTED TO THE SUFFOL REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION AT YPRES, ON 08/05/1915, AGED 27. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS MARRIED SISTERS, ...

First NameDOMINICK

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BORN HULL 1891. SON OF ARTHUR WALKER VACCARE (1865-1924) & SUSAN BUTCHER (1863-1925), OF 8 HORSHAM TERRACE, WEST PARADE, HULL. A DOCK LABOURER. DESPITE BEING IN A RESERVED OCCUPATION. HE MARRIED IN SCULCOATES REGISTRY OFFICE, ON 05/08/1915. HIS WIFE ALICE ...

First NameTHOMAS WALTER

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BORN HULL 1899. SON OF THOMAS & THE LATE LILY WHITEHURST, AT THIS HEDON ROAD ADDRESS ABOVE. LOST AT SEA ON 12/05/1918, AGED 19. HE IS LISTED ON THE TRINITY HOUSE WW1 MEMORIAL. RECORDED ON THE HULL MERCHANT NAVY ROLL OF HONOUR. Haslingden SS was a 1,934g ...