Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

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First NameWALTER

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BORN HULL 1889. SON OF WILLIAM AND EDITH ALLEN. WAS AN OIL MILLER. ENLISTED HULL. DIED OF WOUNDS 8/10/1916, AGED 26. BURIED IN HULL HEDON ROAD CEMETERY. LISTED ON THE PORTLAND STREET & GARDEN STREET MEMORIAL.

First NameWILLIAM

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BORN HULL 07/05/1885. ELDEST SON OF WILLIAM AND ROSE APPLETON, SKIRLAUGH. ONE OF SEVE CHILDREN. HIS FATHER WAS A TAILOR AND DRAPER. BEFORE THE WAR HE WORKED AS A SCHOOL TEACHER. HE MARRIED HANNAH MAUD FILDES, ON 09/07/1908, AT ST JOHNS CHURCH, EARLES TOWN ...

First NameTHOMAS HENRY

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BORN HULL 10/01/1899. SON OF SGT. ERNEST WOOD BACHE & THERESA BACHE, OF 17 QUEEN'S PLACE, SYKE STREET, HULL, AND THIS ADDRESS. ONE OF SEVEN CHILDREN. BEFORE THE WAR, HE WORKED AT WILMINGTON OIL MILL. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 2ND SHERWOOD FORE ...

First NameJAMES

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BORN HULL 1891. SON OF ALBERT ERNEST BEAUMONT WHO DIED IN 1897. STEP SON OF ELISH AND ANNIE HALES. EMPLOYED AS A LABOURER. HE MARRIED CATHERINE LARVIN IN 1913. THEY LIVED AT 63 WEST STREET HULL WITH THEIR DAUGHTER MARY. HE ENLISTED HULL, ON 23/11/1914. E ...

First NameJOHN WILLIAM

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BORN HULL- 1879. SON OF EDWARD AND SARAH BELLAMY. EX OIL MILLER. HIS WIFE MARY ANN ELIZABETH BELLAMY LIVED AT 14 LORNE STREET WITH THREE CHILDREN. CENSUS. ENLISTED HULL. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 27/03/1918, AGED 39. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS WIDOW MA ...

First NameHAROLD

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BORN HULL 1898. SON OF GEORGE WILLIAM BUCK & THE LATE MARY ANN ATKINSON, AT 16 CHRISTOPHER STREET AND THIS ADDRESS. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 16/09/1917, AGED 19. HIS AUNT, MRS J ATKINSON LIVED AT 206 WATERLOO STREET & REQUESTED INFORMATI ...

First NameWALTER E.

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BORN HULL 1880. PREVIOUS TO ENLISTING HE WORKED FOR MESSR WRIGHT & CO, TIMBER MERCHANTS, VICTORIA DOCK. HE ENLISTED WITH HIS TWO BROTHERS, ONE WHO SERVED IN EGYPT, THE OTHER, IN FRANCE. WALTER SERVED AS PRIVATE, 48519, 4TH STAFFORDSHIRE REGIMENT. HE WAS W ...

First NameJOHN JAMES (JIM)

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BORN HULL 1890. SON OF BRIAN CATTLE ABOVE. A REGULAR ARMY SOLDIER WHO SERVED IN INDIA. HE DIED OF WOUNDS ON 10/10/1916, AGED 26 ON THE SOMME. HE LEFT SISTERS JENNY, ANNIE & ARTHUR, AND IN LAW WILF. UNMARRIED. HIS WILL WAS LEFT TO HIS SISTER JENNY. HE W ...

First NameWILLIAM HERBERT

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BORN HULL 1893. SON OF JAMES HENRY CHILDS & MARGARET CHILDS, OF THIS CWGC ADDRESS. ENLISTED HULL. SERVED IN "A" COMPANY, 3RD EAST YORKSHIRE BATTALION. DIED OF WOUNDS ON 2/02/1915, AGED 22. AT RECKITTS HOSPITAL, DANSOM LANE. HIS NAME IS LISTED ON THE NEW G ...

First NameJAMES HENRY

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BORN HULL 1865. HOLY TRINITY PARISH. SERVED AS ' T. MITCHELL'. HIS WIFE MARGARET CHILDS (1870-1952), LIVED AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. THEY MARRIED AT HULL, IN 1891, AND HAD TEN CHILDREN. EMPLOYED AS A GENERAL LABOURER (1901 CENSUS) AND A WHITESMITH (1911 CEN ...

First NameEDWARD

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BORN HULL 1899. SON OF EDWARD CONROY & DINNAH MARY WEST. SISTERS MARY, MARGARET AND MARIA AND BROTHER PATRICK. HIS FATHER WAS A DOCK LABOURER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED AS PRIVATE, 23/334, 10TH DURHAM LIGHT INFANTRY. HE WAS KILLED IN ACTION, ON 23/08/19 ...

First NameGEORGE WILLIAM

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BORN HULL 1895. SON OF GEORGE ROBERT CUDBERTSON & BETSIE ANN CUDBERTSON, 52 NEW GEORGE STREET, HULL. HE HAD A BROTHER AND THREE SISTERS AND A LARGE EXTENDED FAMILY WITHIN THE AREA. EMPLOYED AS A LABOURER. HE MARRIED KATE MCPHERSON IN 1913. HE ENLISTED IN ...

First NameROBERT HENRY

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BORN HULL 1886. ENLISTED HULL AS PER SOLDIERS DIED RECORDS. ADDRESS FROM THE HULL DAILY MAIL. STONE MASON. KILLED IN ACTION, DURING THE GERMAN SPRING OFFENSIVE, ON 23/03/1918, AGED 32. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE RETURNED TO HIS MOTHER, REBECCA HALL.

First NameJAMES ANDREW

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BORN HULL 1885. SON OF JOHN AND ANNIE FOSS, AT THIS ADDRESS. HE HAD A BROTHER WILLIAM AND THREE SISTERS, MARIE, AGNES AND ANNIE. HE MARRIED CHRISTIANA HARTLEY, ON 03/08/1907, AT HULL REGISTRY OFFICE. THEY HAD SIX CHILDREN AND LIVED AT 1 VENTURA PLACE, ALI ...

First NameGEORGE

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BORN HULL 04/08/1893. SECOND SON OF EDWARD& SARAH ANN FOSTON, AT THIS ADDRESS, 11 GROTTO SQUARE, NEW GEORGE STREET AND 29 CHRISTOPHER STREET. SON OF A DOCKSIDE LABOURER. ONE OF SEVEN BROTHERS AND YOUNGEST SISTER. THEY LOST THREE OF THEIR SEVEN SONS IN TH ...

First NameTHOMAS HENRY

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BORN HULL 1895. FOURTH SON OF EDWARD (DOCKSIDE LABOURER) & SARAH ANN FOSTON, AT THIS ADDRESS, 11 GROTTO SQUARE, NEW GEORGE STREET AND 29 CHRISTOPHER STREET. ONE OF SEVEN BROTHERS AND YOUNGEST SISTER, ANNIE. A REGULAR SOLDIER IN THE 2ND EYR, (1911 CENSUS). ...

First NameJOHN

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BORN HULL 1891. SON OF WILLIAM FOSTON (1872-1947) AND MARY ANNE LOWSLEY, (1868-1951), AT 11 CHAFFERS WAY, HOLDERNESS ROAD AND 35 RAIKES STREET, HULL (1911 CENSUS). ONE OF EIGHT CHILDREN. JOHN FOSTON MARRIED ANNIE E.L. WICKS, IN HULL, BETWEEN JULY- SEPTEMB ...

First NameJOHN

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BORN HULL 10/07/1888. SON OF EDWARD GOULD & MARY ANN COWLAND - 52 ALICIA STREET. ONE OF SIX CHILDREN. HIS FATHER DIED IN 1909. JOINED THE ROYAL NAVY. LOST AT SEA ON 01/11/1914, AGED 28, SERVING AS A STOKER ON HME 'GOOD HOPE. HIS BROTHER FRED SERVED IN FRA ...

First NameTHOMAS

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BORN KILKELLY, COUNTY MAYO, IRELAND 1874. SON OF MICHAEL AND BRIDGET GROAK. EMPLOYED AS A GENERAL LABOURER. HE MARRIED IN HULL, 1899. HIS WIDOW LIZZIE ANN (HARDCASTLE) GROAK & 3 YEAR OLD MARY LIVED AT THIS ADDRESS. HE HAD TWO SONS JAMES AND JOHN AND A STE ...

First NameWILLIAM HENRY

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BORN HULL 1882. ONLY CHILD OF THE LATE WILLIAM HARE & EMILY TOPHAM (1863-1889). HIS MOTHER DIED WHEN HE WAS SEVEN YEARS OLD. RAISED BY HIS GRANDMOTHER, ANN ELIZABETH TOPHAM, AT 6 QUAKERS COURT, KIMBERLEY STREET, AND 1 HEMBOROUGH BUILDINGS, NEW GEORGE STRE ...