Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

SHARP STREETRSS

Sharp Street Memorial - thanks to the http://hullvalley.blogspot.co.uk/There has been a lot of publicity and attention given to Sharp Street and it's memorial.  It is one of many in Hull, although they are quite hard to find.l

First NameARTHUR

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BORN HULL 1879. WIFE MABEL BARKER LIVED ABOVE. SON OF THE LATE ROBERT ARTHUR & MARY ANN BARKER. SERVED AS A ROYAL NAVY ENGINEER. LOST AT SEA, ON 13/12/1917, AGED 38. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL, ON 13/11/1918. SS Stephen Furness, buil ...

First NameHAROLD

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BORN HULL 1895. HULL PAL. SON OF THOMAS & SOPHIA ANNIE BARNBY. BEFORE WAR WAS A GPO EMPLOYEE FOR SEVEN YEARS. ENLISTED 6/4/1915. SERVED IN EGYPT. KILLED IN ACTION.AT SERRE, ON THE 13TH NOVEMBER 1916, AGED 21. LEFT YOUNG BROTHER SIDNEY AND SISTER EMILY BAR ...

First NameLOUIS

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BORN HULL 1892. SON OF HARRY PAUL BATEMAN (1863-1949) & MINNIE EDWARDS (1864-1940) AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. EMPLOYED AS A WAREHOUSE MAN. HE ENLISTED AS A GUNNER IN THE EAST RIDING TERRITORIALS, RGA, ON 07/03/1910, AGED 18 YEARS AND 6 MONTHS. HE WAS CALLED U ...

First NameHAROLD

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BORN HULL 1895. SON OF ROBERT BENTLEY (1865-1935) & AMANDA HUTCHINSON (1872-1956), OF 50 SHARP STREET, HULL. A LEWIS GUNNER WITH THE 11TH HULL PALS. HE DIED OF GAS WOUNDS, ON 28/04/1918, AGED 23. HE IS BURIED AT HULL WESTERN CEMETERY, IN THE SAME CWGC GRA ...

First NameRICHARD

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BORN HULL 1891. SON OF ROBERT BENTLEY (1865-1935) & AMANDA HUTCHINSON (1872-1956), AT 50 SHARP STREET, HULL. A RAILWAY LABOURER. HE ENLISTED IN THE 11TH HULL PALS, ON 29/06/1915, WITH HIS BROTHER HAROLD. AGED 22 YEARS AND 11 MONTHS. HE DIED OF FLU ON 05/1 ...

First NameGEORGE WILLIAM

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BORN HULL 1880. ENLISTED 2/9/1915. EX 1ST EYR SOLDIER FOR 7 YEARS. SERVED IN INDIA. MARRIED 1908. WIFE EMMA WHITBY LIVED AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. THEY HAD FIVE CHILDREN, FOUR OF WHICH DIED IN INFANCY DURING THE WAR. THREE OF INFLUENZA. POSTMAN. RE-ENLISTED H ...

First NameCHARLES HENRY

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BORN HULL 1897. SON OF GEORGE BRIDGES AND MARY ELLEANOR NEEDLER -15 CARLTON TERRACE, PROVIDENCE ROW, 64 SHARP STREET AND 5 ST. WILFRED'S TERRACE, SHARP STREET. HIS FATHER DIED IN 1897 WHEN HE WAS YOUNG. CHARLIE HAD A BROTHER HARRY AND SISTER MABEL. HE WO ...

First NameJOHN LAWRENCE

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BORN 1896. SON OF JOHN & CAROLINE CARTER ABOVE. LISTED ON EAST RIDING RE'S MEMORIAL - HOLY TRINITY CHURCH. CLERK.

First NameARTHUR EDWARD (TED)

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BORN HULL JANUARY 1899. ON HULL MEMORIALS. YOUNGEST SON OF WILLIAM COLDBRIDGE & RACHEL COOK - 3 GRAFTON STREET, HULL. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 2ND LANCASHIRE FUSILIERS. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 20/04/1918, AGED 19. BURIED AT MONT-BERNANCHON BRITIS ...

First NameROBERT FRANK

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BORN ST HELIER, JERSEY, CHANNEL ISLES, 1872. SON OF JOHN COOPER AND SUSANNAH CHAMBERS. A FORMER SOLDIER AND SHOP KEEPER AT 88 NEWLAND AVENUE. MARRIED TO ELLEN PARKER COOPER, AT THIS ADDRESS. THEY HAD CHILDREN, ARNOLD, BERNARD AND HILDA. HE ENLISTED IN HUL ...

First NameTOM HAROLD

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BORN HULL 1886. SON OF RICHARD & ELIZABETH CRAYTON, OF 4 QUEENS ROAD AND 40 SHARP STREET. HULL. THIS WAS HIS ARMY ADDRESS. A GROCERS CLERK. HE ENLISTED IN THE HULL PALS, ON 27/01/1915, AGED 29. SERVED WITH THE 10TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT (HULL COMMERCIA ...

First NameCHARLES EDWIN

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BORN HULL 1876. SON OF SAMUEL HEARFIELD & BETSY ANN (FORSEY). A JOINER BY TRADE. MARRIED IN 1897. WIFE EVA (HARVISON) AND FIVE CHILDREN LIVED AT 74 SHARPE STREET, HULL. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. KILLED IN ACTION, AT YPRES, ON 28/04/1915, AGED 40. HIS ARMY EFFE ...

First NameHAROLD TAYLOR

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BORN HULL 1898. SON OF THOMAS WATSON & MARTHA JANE HILL ABOVE. BROTHER JOHN & 3 SISTERS.

First NameCYRIL

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BORN LEEDS 1899. ONLY SON OF JANE BROOK (1871-1939) & THE LATE JOSEPH DIXON KIRKWOOD (1867-1919), 18 BULLER GROVE, HAREHILLS, LEEDS. A CLERK. HE ENLISTED IN HULL, ON THE 12/09/1916, AGED 17 YEARS AND 5 MONTHS. HIS ARMY ADDRESS WAS 60 SHARP STREET, HULL. H ...

First NameALFRED HENRY

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BORN HULL 1893. HULL PAL. SON OF GEORGE & ADA PITTAWAY 73 SHARP ST. LISTED IN TRINITY CHURCH. SAW MILL WORKER.

First NameHERBERT

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BORN HULL 1883. SON OF WILLIAM & RACHEL ANN RODWELL. JOINER BY TRADE. NOTE OTHER RODWELL'S AT 3 EPWORTH STREET.

First NameHENRY STANLEY

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BORN NORMANBY, LINCS, 1885. SON OF DAVID PETERS & ELLEN SCOTT ABOVE. SUNK OFF BEACHY HEAD. CREW DIED BOARDING RESCUE SHIP HIT BY SUB. UB 40. LISTED AS S SCOTT ON SHARP STREET ROH AS FALLEN. MERCHANT MARINE. SS Tycho, built by Earle's Shipbuilding & Eng. ...

First NameWALTER ERNEST

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BORN COTTINGHAM 1895. SON OF ARTHUR & MARTHA E VAREY ABOVE. WIFE CISSIE- NORTH CAVE. DIED OF GAS WOUNDS, AGED 26. BURIED IN HULL NORTHERN CEMETERY. HIS BROTHER: PTE PERCY CHARLES VAREY, EYR, WON A DCM.

First NameALBERT EDWARD

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BORN HULL 1885. WIFE LILLIAN WARD ABOVE. SON OF WILLIAM WARD, HULL.

First NameHERBERT SYDNEY

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BORN HULL 1/8/1896. MOTHER EDITH WILLOWS ABOVE. NAVAL RECORDS.