Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

SWINERSS

First NameHARRY

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BORN SWINE 1896. SON OF WILLIAM & CLARA BAKER, OF SWINE, HULL. A WHEELWRIGHT APPRENTICE. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SAPPER IN THE THE EAST RIDING ENGINEERS. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 19/07/1916, AGED 20. HE IS BURIED AT THE SOMME, LA NEUVILLE BRITISH CEMETERY, CORBI ...

First NameALLAN JOSEPH

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BORN SWINE 1883. SON OF JOSEPH BLENKINSOP (1853-1931) & MARY ANN KIRBY (1858-1932), OF SWINE. SON OF A FARM LABOURER. HE WORKED AS A BRICKLAYER. ENLISTED HULL. HE MARRIED LAURA MARY GRAHAM, AT HULL, IN 1915. THEY LIVED AT THE SCHOOL HOUSE, SWINE, HULL. SE ...

First NameMATHEW KIRBY

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BORN HULL 1896. SON OF JOSEPH BLENKINSOP (1853-1931) & MARY ANN KIRBY (1858-1932), OF SWINE. SON OF A FARM LABOURER. HE WORKED AS A FARM HORSEMAN. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 1ST COLDSTREAM GUARDS. KILLED IN ACTION AT YPRES, ON 31/03/1915, AGED 1 ...

First NameERNEST WILLIAM

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BORN SWINE 1898. SON OF WILLIAM & ELEANOR KATE ENGLAND FROM HILL FARM, SWINE, HULL. ON HYMERS COLLEGE MEMORIAL.

First NameGEORGE

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BORN SUNK ISLAND 1885. SON OF CHARLES & AGNES M STABLER, SUNK ISLAND. HULL HEROES WEB SITE.

First NameCARRICK

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BORN HULL 1898. ENLISTED HULL. SON OF JOHN C & ROSE TAYLOR, SWINE. HE JOINED THE NER PASSENGER DEPARTMENT IN HULL IN JULY 1912. HE WAS TRANSFERRED TO THE LOCAMOTIVE DEPARTMENT IN NOVEMBER 1912. HE WAS ONLY 17 YEARS OLD WHEN HE DIED OF WOUNDS ON 27/04/1915 ...