Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

SKIRLAUGHRSS

First NameSAMUEL

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BORN SKIRLAUGH 1898. LIVED IN HULL. ENLISTED DARLINGTON. SON OF WILLIAM AND ROSE APPLETON, SKIRLAUGH. ONE OF SEVEN CHILDREN. HIS FATHER WAS A TAILOR AND DRAPER. KILLED IN ACTION WITH THE 5TH YORKSHIRE REGIMENT ON 22/07/1916, AGED 18. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON ...

First NameSPENCELEY

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BORN BURTON PIDSEA, EAST YORKS, 1894. LIVED IN HULL. PARENTS LIVED IN ROOS, OTTRINGHAM, HULL. WIFE NELLIE LIVED SKIRLAUGH.

First NameROBERT KIRMAN

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Born 1892. Son of George and Mary Alice Bryant, of Skirlaugh; husband of Edith Bryant, of Elm Tree Cottage, Skirlaugh, Hull.

First NameHARRY

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BORN HULL 1895. SON OF GEORGE EDWIN BUCK, OLD RISE, SKIRLAUGH, HULL. HE LIVED SKIRLAUGH. ENLISTED ILKLEY. HE SERVED AS PRIVATE, 12049. WEST RIDING REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION, AT YPRES, ON 19/12/1915, AGED 20. COMMEMORATED ON THE MENIN GATE MEMORIAL TO THE ...

First NameROBERT SWIFT

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BORN BLACKTOFT, YORKS, 1900. SON OF JOSEPH FIELDER (1868-1956) & ANNIE SWIFT (1868-1946), OF BURTON CONSTABLE STATION, ELLERBY, SKIRLAUGH. HE HAD THREE BROTHERS AND SIX CHILDREN. HE SERVED IN THE 4TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. DIED ON 15/11/1918, AGED 18. U ...

First NameROBERT

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BORN ELLERBY, 1890. ENLISTED HULL. SON OF DANIEL GARDINER & THERESA HANNAH (DEARING) ABOVE ADDRESS, ELLERBY. REMEMBERED ON ST JAMES CHURCH MEMORIAL, ELLERBY, EAST YORKSHIRE.

First NameJOHN EDWARD

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BORN SKIRLAUGH 1896. RECORDED ON SKIRLAUGH CHURCH MEMORIAL AS DIED ON 15/5/17.

First NameCHARLES

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BORN HULL 1890. SON OF WILLIAM HENRY & ALICE (STEPMOTHER) ARNOLD, SKIRLAUGH. HULL HEROES WEBSITE.

First NameRICHARD SPENCER

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BORN FRODDINGHAM 1892. MARRIED HULL 1915. WIFE EMILY KATE (KIRK) ABOVE. SON OF JOHN & ANNIE, MILL HOUSE, LEVEN. HULL HEROES WEBSITE.

First NameERNEST WILLIAM

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Born 1885. Son of William and Susannah Monkman. Listed on the Skirlaugh war memorial. HIS NAME IS RECORDED ON THE HESSLE ROLL OF HONOUR, ALL SAINTS PARISH CHURCH.

First NameWALTER HENRY SHERBURN

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BORN SHERBURN IN ELMET, YORKS, 1897. ONLY SON OF REV. WALTER & HARRIET PHILLIPS, SKIRLAUGH VICARAGE. LISTED ON HYMERS COLLEGE MEMORIAL. HE WAS AWARDED A SCHOLARSHIP TO ATTEND SELWYN COLLEGE, CAMBRIDGE TO TAKE HOLY ORDER. HE OBTAINED HIS COMMISSION INTO TH ...

First NameJOHN WILLIAM

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BORN HORNSEA 1892. WIFE BEATRICE ROBINSON ABOVE. HULL HEROES WEBSITE.

First NameWILLIAM EDMUND

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BORN SKIRLAUGH 1894. SON MR FRANCIS WILLIAM & MARIA SWIFT, SKIRLAUGH. WORKED AT SKIRLAUGH POST OFFICE.

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First NameWILLIAM

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BORN SKIRLAUGH 1880. ENLISTED HULL. LISTED ON SKIRLAUGH WAR MEMORIAL

First NameHENRY

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Name: Henry West Rank: Coy Sergeant Major Regiment Yorkshire Regiment Birth Date: 19 Sep 1878 Birth Place: Thornton, near Lincoln Educated Skirlaugh school Marriage Date: 1 Dec 1908 Marriage Place: Skirlaugh Enlistment Date: 28 Sep 1914 Served ...