Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

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First NameWILLIAM

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Born Louth, Lincs 1897. Son of Maxey William & Fanny Jane Blanchard lived at 40 Ryde Street. (CWGC Adress). He enlisted in Northampton. Served in the 5th Northampton Regiment. Killed in action, on 21/02/1916, aged 19. A single man. His army effects were l ...

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First NameEDWARD

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BORN LEEDS 1884. LIVED IN HULL. ENLISTED GRIMSBY. SERVED AS SERGEANT, 37451, 8TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION AT THE SOMME, ON 14/07/1916. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON THE THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. HE LEFT HIS ARMY EFFECTS TO VIOLET MAUD BURRAGE, WHO MARR ...

First NameGEORGE KILBY

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BORN HULL 1896. ORIGINAL HULL PAL. SON OF THOMAS & EDITH DEIGHTON, OF THIS ADDRESS (HULL DAILY MAIL, 040/6//19). Hull Pals Memorial Post: PRIVATE GEORGE KILBY DEIGHTON 10/1247. Born in 1896, George was the eldest of three children to Thomas and Edith ...

First NameHARRY

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BORN HULL 1886. ENLISTED HULL. WIFE HELEN LOUISA DRAX - 22 ELM STREET (1911) & ABOVE. STOCK BROKERS CLERK. HDM 18/7/18.

First NameGEORGE HAROLD

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BORN HULL 1893. SON OF THOMAS WILLIAM GEORGE DUFFILL (MASTER MARINER) & ANN FRANCIS DUFFILL - "BESSBROOK" RYDE STREET, HULL. WAS A MERCHANT APPRENTICE AT ABOVE ADDRESS IN 1911 CENSUS. SERVED AS SECOND OFFICER ON THE STEAM SHIP 'HYDRO'. HE WAS LOST AT SEA, ...

First NameERIC HENRY

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BORN HULL 1898. SON OF JAMES ARTHUR & EDITH MARY DYSON 20 RYDE STREET & PRETORIA STREET, STREATHAM, LONDON. HE WAS EDUCATED AT HULL GRAMMAR SCHOOL. BEFORE THE WAR HE WAS TRAINING AS AN ENGINEER. HIS SISTER LIVED AT 585 HOLDERNESS ROAD. HE ENLISTED AS A PR ...

First NameJACK (JOHN)

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BORN HULL 1894. SON OF THE LATE JOHN FREEMAN, M.R.C.V.S AND EMMIE JANE FREEMAN. HE AND HIS OLDER SISTER, KATHLEEN, WERE ORPHANS BY 1901 AND LIVING WITH KARL AND JOANNE SCHMIDT AT 17 VERMONT STREET, HULL (1901 CENSUS). HE WORKED AS A CLERK FOR A PAINT MAN ...

First NameHAROLD

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BORN HULL 1894. SON OF THOMAS & MARY GILLIAT. WIDOW MARION GILLIAT. STATIONERS ASSISTANT.

First NameFRANCIS SMITH

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BORN HULL 22/5/1892. ALSO KNOWN AS JACK. SON OF FRANCIS AND MARY HEWITT, AT 14 RYDE STREET (NAVY RECORDS ADDRESS) BEFORE THE WAR HE WORKED AS A CLERK FOR A COAL EXPORTER. ENLISTED 22/11/1915. SENT TO THE BEF ON 10/7/1916. JOINED THE HOWE BATTALION 20/8/19 ...

First NameALBERT EDWARD

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BORN HULL 18/01/1879 SON OF FRANCIS & MARY JANE (HACKETT) ABOVE CWGC ADDRESS. ONE OF NINE CHILDREN. JOINED THE ROYAL NAVY ON 19/03/1894. LEFT NAVY SERVICE ON 14/03/1899. BECAME A SOLICITOR'S CLERK. ENLISTED HULL. JOINING THE 11TH & THEN 12TH EAST YORKS. P ...

First NameBEN LOCKHART

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BORN HULL 1890. SON OF SARAH JANE & LATE BENJAMIN LOMAX. ARMY RECORDS ADDRESS. LEFT

First NameTHOMAS

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BORN HULL 27/7/1888. SON OF THOMAS WILLIAM & MARY ANN (TAYLOR), 30 RYDE STREET,HULL. HE MARRIED IN 1915. HIS WIFE BESSIE (EVETTS) FROM PATRINGTON. HDM 13/1/17. HE WAS A PAINT MAKER FOR BLUNDELLS BEFOORE THE WAR. HIS THREE BROTHERS GEORGE, JOHN ALFRED 7 JA ...