Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

SUNK ISLANDRSS

First NameWILLIAM

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BORN WEETON, LEEDS 1885. SON OF LATE GEORGE COCKERLINE & LEAH (MALLETT), SUNK ISLAND, HULL. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED AS PRIVATE, 15616, 1ST LINCOLNSHIRE REGIMENT. DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 26/06/1916, AGED 31. BURIED ON THE SOMME. HIS GRAVE INSCRIPTION, READS ...

First NameRICHARD H

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Lance Corporal Richard H Smith 10/1231. Unit: 10th Battalion, East Yorkshire Regiment. Death: 05 May 1917 Missing Western Front Son of Robert Smith, of Stone Creek, Sunk Island, Hull. CWGC has date of death as 3 May 1917. Commemorated on Arras Memorial