Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

NICHOLSON STREETRSS

First NameALBERT

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BORN HULL 1895. SON OF BENJAMIN & ALICE MAUD BLENKINSOP. BROTHERS, GEORGE (EYR) & SGT. JOE W. (EYR) ALSO SERVED AT THIS ADDRESS. EX BLUNDELL'S WORKER. ENLISTED HULL. KILLED IN ACTION ON 18/09/1917, AGED 22. HE WAS A SINGLE MAN. HIS ARMY PENSION WAS SENT T ...

First NameCHARLES FINNEY

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BORN HULL 1890. SON OF WILLIAM AND MARY ELLEN BRIDGES, AT 19 NICHOLSON STREET, HULL. ONE OF SIX CHILDREN. CHARLES WORKED AS A FLOUR MILL LABOURER IN HULL. LATER HE MOVED AND LIVED IN URMSTON, MANCHESTER, WHERE HE ENLISTED. DIED OF WOUNDS AT THE 4TH CASUAL ...

First NameJOHN W.(Willie)

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Hull Pals Memorial Post. PRIVATE JOHN WILLIAM BROUGH 11/363. Born in July 1898, John was the eldest of four children to James and Emma Brough of 58 Nicholson Street, Beverley Road, Hull. A Slater by trade, he queued to enlist outside City Hall on Tuesday ...

First NameGEORGE BERTRAM

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BORN SCULCOATES, HULL, 1882. SON OF GEORGE B & SARAH DALE. WIFE SARAH ANN SHARP (DALE) & 4 CHILDREN. EX BLUNDELLS PAINT WORKER, BANKSIDE, HULL. ENLISTED 1914. THIS WAS HIS CWGC ADDRESS. KILLED IN ACTION ON 03/12/1917, AGED 36. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN TH ...

First NameWILLIAM HENRY

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BORN HULL 18/08/1899. ELDEST CHILD OF WILLIAM HENRY ELLEY & LAURA BEATRICE HARDY & GRANDPARENTS, LIVING AT 57 NICHOLSON STREET. ONE OF SIX CHILDREN. WORKED AS A PACKER. ENLISTED AS 23992 EYR AT THE OUTBREAK OF WAR, BUT DISCHARGED AS UNDER AGE. RE-ENLISTED ...

First NameHARRY

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BORN YORK 1892. SECOND SON OF JOHN ALEXANDER & MARY JANE GARNISS. ONE OF FIVE CHILDREN AT THIS ADDRESS (1911 CENSUS) AND 23 BLAYDES STREET. EMPLOYED AS A MOTOR BUS GREASER. ENLISTED HULL. EX 1311, 1/4TH EYR. KILLED IN ACTION ON 23/04/1917, AGED 24. HE WAS ...

First NameCHARLES

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BORN RIPLINGHAM, YORKS, 1888. SON OF GEORGE & ROSE GILBY, 32 RODNEY STREET & THIS ADDRESS. FORMER CLERK. ENLISTED IN HULL. KILLED IN ACTION ON 01/10/1917, AGED 29. HE WAS A SINGLE MAN. HIS ARMY PENSION WAS AWARDED TO HIS MOTHER ROSE.

First NameALBERT JOHN

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BORN HULL 1894. SON OF ALFRED & MARGARET HANSON AT THIS ADDRESS. BEFORE THE WAR HE WAS A VAN DRIVER AT SISSONS & CO. A SINGLE MAN. ENLISTED HULL. KILLED IN ACTION ON 03/12/1915, AGED 21. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL WITH HIS PHOTOGRAPH ...

First NameSTANLEY

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BORN HULL 22/10/1895. SON OF WALTER & LOUISA HARE ABOVE ADDRESS. EMIGRATED TO ONTARIO, CANADA IN 1911. L/Cpl Stanley HARE 8332 born in Hull, Yorkshire, 22 October 1895. He was Roman Catholic and his occupation was farmer. He was killed near Courcelette, ...

First NameJOHN WILLIAM

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BORN HEMPHOLME, YORKS, 1896. HULL PAL. DIED OF INFLUENZA. SON OF ELIZA FAIRBANK (JUDGE) & TOM FAIRBANK (STEPFATHER) AT ABOVE ADDRESS. ER 1919. Hull Pals Memorial Post. PRIVATE JOHN WILLIAM JUDGE 11/529. Born in 1896 in Hempholme, East Yorkshire John was ...

First NameLEONARD CHARLES

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BORN HULL 1896. SON OF THOMAS WILLIAM (ST MARY CHURCH WARDEN) & ANN BELLARD - 37 MAY STREET. FORMERLY AN APPRENTICE SIGN WRITER. DIED OF WOUNDS IN THE DARDENELLES, AGED 19. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL WITH HIS PHOTO ON 4TH NOVEMBER 1915 ...

First NameFREDERICK HAROLD

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BORN HULL 1892. KNOWN AS HAROLD. THIRD SON OF JOHN WILLIAM LOWTHER AND ESTHER MARY ANN ELIZABETH GILL - 47 NEWLAND AVENUE. ONE OF SIX CHILDREN. FORMER FRENCH POLISHER. ENLISTED HULL. WOUNDED 21/07/1916 & DIED OF WOUNDS ON 27/08/1916, AGED 24. HIS DEATH WA ...

First NameCHARLES FREDERICK

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BORN HULL 1892. PAINT GRINDER AND LABOURER. HULL PAL. ENLISTED 11/09/1914. SERVED IN EGYPT. ARRIVED FRANCE 8/03/1916. KILLED IN ACTION 13/11/1916. CHARLES AND HIS BROTHER ERNEST MORLEY (BOTH EYR) WERE LISTED ON THE NICHOLSON STREET ROH. Hull Pals Memoria ...

First NameHERBERT

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BORN HULL 25/10/1896. SON OF THE LATE WILLIAM & LETICIA NOBLE. HE LIVED WITH HIS SISTER AND NEXT OF KIN, MISS ELLEN NOBLE, AT THIS ADDRESS. EMPLOYED AS A GROCER BOY. ENLISTED 18/11/1915. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT, 7.5 INCHES TALL, 119 LBS, 33 INCH CHEST AND OF ...

First NameALBERT

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BORN HULL 1874. SON OF WILLIAM (MINESWEEPER) & ANN (SPRING) PITTS - 41 NICHOLSON ST. MARRIED 1902. WIFE ROSE (WILSON) PITTS & TWO DAUGHTERS LIVED AT 195 BOULEVARD. HE WAS A FIRST MATE AND MASTER SEAMAN. DROWNED AS A RESULT OF AN ENEMY SUBMARINE ATTACK. LI ...

First NameREGINALD ALBERT

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BORN GLOUCESTER 1896. SON OF GEORGE PROWLIN. WAS A BUTCHER FOR W NEWTON, NICHOLSON STREET. ENLISTED HULL ON 14/04/1913 IN THE TERRITORIALS AND ON 5/08/1914 WHEN WAR WAS DECLARED. AGED 17 AND 7 MONTHS. 5 FOOT 5 INCHES TALL. HE WAS UNMARRIED. DIED OF TB OF ...

First NameGEORGE CLARENCE

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BORN HULL 8/8/1896. SON OF THE LATE JAMES & ALICE (NICHOLS) -159 FOUNTAIN RD. HIS GREAT GRAND FATHER WILLIAM ROBINSON HAD CARRIED NELSON BELOW DECKS AT TRAFALGA. GEORGE SERVED ON THE FLAG SHIP HMS 'IRON DUKE' FOR OVER FOUR YEARS. HE DIED OF FLU ON THE HOS ...

First NameTHOMAS CAMPBELL (TOM)

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BORN NORTH FERRIBY 1898. KNOWN AS TOM. SON OF GEORGE STRAKER & AMELIA CAMPBELL, AT THIS ADDRESS. AN OIL MILLER. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT 3.5 INCHES TALL, 125 LBS, AND 35 INCH CHEST. ENLISTED HULL, 21/05/1916, AGED 17 AND 9 MONTHS. TRANSFERRED TO THE WYR, ON 10 ...

First NameARTHUR ALBERT CHARLES

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BORN HULL 1892. WIFE EMILY EDITH RHODA THOMPSON, YORK. HULL. EMIGRATED TO BRAIESIDE, WALLERAWANG, NEW SOUTH WALES. WORKED AS A LABOURER. ENLISTED IN THE AUSTRALIAN IMPERIAL FORCE ON 20/09/1915. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT 6 INCHES TALL, 137 LBS, 35 INCH CHEST, BR ...

First NameHENRY FRANCIS

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BORN HULL 1894. SON OF HARRY ANTHONY THUNDERCLIFFE & ANNIE ELIZABETH STEPHENSON, 31 FLEET STREET & THIS ADDRESS. ONE OF SIX CHILDREN ( TWO BROTHERS AND THREE SISTERS). AN UNMARRIED LABOURER. ENLISTED HULL ON 16/11/1914. EX EYR. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT 6 INCHE ...