Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

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First NameFRANK LESLIE

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BORN HULL 1895. SON OF ROBERT JOHN & MARTHA SIMMONS - 49 BALFOUR STREET & THIS ADDRESS, OFF SOUTHCOATES LANE. BEFORE THE WAR HE WORKED AS AN APPRENTICE BLACKSMITH AT EARLE'S SHIP BUILDERS. KILLED IN ACTION, AGED 22. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAIL ...

First NameALBERT EDWARD

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BORN HULL 1877. SON OF FREDERICH EUSEBIUS HORATIO STRAKER (1846-1915) & HARRIET HARRISON (1848-1914), AT 10 HOLBORN STREET. HE HAD SERVED IN THE 5TH ROYAL IRISH LANCERS, FOR 12 YEARS. SAW ACTION IN THE BOER WAR. EMPLOYED AS A CORPORATION STORE WEIGHER (19 ...

First NameSAMUEL ALBERT

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BORN BASFORD, NOTTINGHAM ON 25/02/1899. SON OF ALBERT EDWARD STRAKER AND ELLEN PARR. HIS MOTHER, LIVED AT THIS HULL ADDRESS. HE ENLISTED IN NOTTINGHAM. SERVED WITH THE 5TH LINCOLNSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 15/04/1918, AGED 19. HE IS COMMEMORATED ...

First NameJOSEPH HERBERT

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BORN 1894 HIGH TOWN, YORKSHIRE. LIVED IN HULL. ENLISTED HULL. SON OF PERCY BROOKE & MARY ANN WOODCOCK. HULL PAL. DOW.