Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

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First NameJOHN EDWARD

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BORN HEADINGLEY, LEEDS, 1895. SON OF RICHARD & JANE ATKINSON, AT THIS ARMY ADDRESS. HE ENLISTED AT HULL ON 04/05/1915. EX 2010 EAST RIDING YEOMANRY. POSTED TO THE 2/4TH YORK AND LANCASTER (HALLAMSHIRE) REGIMENT. DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 23/11/1917, AGED 22. COM ...

First NameCHARLES WILLIAM

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BORN SELBY 1892. SON OF JOHN GAWTRY & MARY ANN (LEE) BLANCHARD. ONE OF NINE CHILDREN. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 8TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 15TH MAY 1918, AGED 25. HE WAS UNMARRIED. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS FATHER J ...

First NameWILLIAM EDWARD

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BORN SELBY 1896. ONLY SON OF WILLIAM DALE AND SARAH ANN MORRIS, BISHOPTHORPE, YORKSHIRE. HE HAD THREE SISTERS. HE ENLISTED HULL, IN APRIL 1915. TRAINED AT WITTEY CAMP FROM 03/09/1915. SERVED AS PRIVATE, 1143 14TH NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS. WAS KILLED IN AC ...

First NameRICHARD ELSTON

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BORN HULL 25/12/1894. SON OF WILLIAM LYELL KIRBY & FANNY ELSTON, SELBY. EDUCATED AT SEDBERGH SCHOOL. EMPLOYED AT THIS FATHER'S MILLS IN SELBY. GAZETTED TO 2ND LIEUTENANT IN THE ROYAL GARRISON ARTILLERY, IN NOVEMBER 1915. PROMOTED TO FULL LIEUTENANT, IN O ...

First NameARTHUR

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BORN HULL 1881. WIFE A V STANTON 30 PARROTT STREET, SELBY, HULL. ON ST MATHEWS CHURCH ROH, BOULEVARD. LABOURER.

First NameJOHN WILLIAM

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BORN SELBY 1885. ENLISTED HULL. DIED OF WOUNDS. EX 39863 DLI. SON OF RICHARD D & RUTH STOTHARD

First NameALFRED HASSEL

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BORN HULL 08/12/1889. SON OF KATHERINE AND WILLIAM THORNTON, AN ENGINE DRIVER ON THE NER RAILWAY LINE. ALFRED WAS EDUCATED IN SELBY. SERVED AS A FIREMAN ON THE YORK CORPORATION TUGS. JOINED THE WEST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT, ON THE 15/11/1915. WAS KILLED IN ACT ...

First NameRICHARD

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BORN HULL 1895. LIVED SELBY. SON OF ERNEST & CLARA ANN TUTE, OF 23 BULLER STREET, SELBY (CWGC ADDRESS).