Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

VAUXHALL GROVERSS

First NamePERCY WALTER

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BORN HULL 1889. SON OF PERCY BLANCHARD (1869-1890) & AMELIA JANE SOUTHCOATES, OF 15 VAUXHALL GROVE, HULL AND 1 PRINCE OF WALES TERRACE, VAUXHALL GROVE, HE. MARRIED DOROTHY FANNY LEONARD (1889-1933), IN 1913. THEY LIVED AT THIS ADDRESS. THEIR DAUGHTER, ELS ...

First NameFRANCIS GEORGE

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BORN BOSTON, LINCS, 26/05/1869. SON OF GEORGE ROBERT & HANNAH BURSNALL. MARRIED SCULCOATES. HULL, 1895. CATHERINE ELIZABETH FIELDING WHO DIED IN 1896. THEY HAD A DAUGHTER ISOBEL. HIS SECOND WIFE ELIZABETH CLAPHAM AND SON JAMES LIVED AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. ...

First NameJOHN WILLIAM

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BORN HULL 1895. SON OF JANE EMILY DARNELL & SISTER MARY, LIVED AT THIS ADDRESS (1901 CENSUS ADDRESS). HIS MOTHER REMARRIED HENRY HOLLAND AND MOVED TO 11 NEVILLE'S TERRACE, VAUXHALL GROVE (1911 CENSUS). BEFORE THE WAR HE WORKED AS AN ERRAND BOY. HE ENLISTE ...

First NameTHOMAS HENRY

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BORN HULL 1884. SON OF JOHN HENRY & ANNIE DICK, OF 9 LITTLE GOODWIN STREET, HULL. A MERCHANT NAVY STOKER, TRANSFERRED TO ROYAL NAVAL SERVICE. HE WAS ONE OF FIVE SONS AND A SON IN LAW, WHO SERVED. THEY ARE ALL PHOTOGRAPHED IN THE HDM ON 26/05/1916. * HE WA ...

First NameJOSEPH

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BORN HULL 1886. ENLISTED HULL. SON OF SARAH E DUNN ABOVE SISTERS FANNY & SARAH - 1901 CENSUS. WORKED FOR BROMBY & CLARK'S PRINTERS, WHERE HE WAS EMPLOYED FOR EIGHT YEARS AND WELL RESPECTED. HE LIVED A T 1 MARLBOROUGH TERRACE, SOUTHBOULEVARD. HIS DEATH WAS ...

First NameJOHN

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BORN HULL 1878. SERVED AS 'MARSHALL'. SON OF MARY ANN EMMETT (NEE MARSHALL) & THE LATE JAMES MARSHALL ABOVE. CWGC ADDRESS. TRANSFERRED TO 237996, LABOUR CORPS. DIED 06/04/1918, AGED 40. HE IS BURIED IN HULL WESTERN CEMETERY.

First NameTHOMAS WILLIAM

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BORN HULL 1892. SON OF MR & MRS T. HARRISON THIS ADDRESS. ENLISTED LONDON. KILLED IN ACTION OF THE FIRST DAY OF THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME. The 10th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment had 733 casualties, the greatest number of casualties of any battalion eng ...

First NameFRED WILLIAM

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BORN HULL 1892. SON OF THOMAS & SARAH LEONARD. ONE OF THREE BROTHERS, THE OTHERS BEING GEORGE AND ALBERT LEONARD. EMPLOYED AS A SAW MILL LABOURER. ENLISTED HULL ON 15/05/1915. MARRIED MABEL FITZGERALD IN HULL, 1915. REPORTED FOR LATENESS ON PARADE AND LOS ...

First NameCHRIS

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BORN HULL 1900. LIVED & ENLISTED ABERDEEN. SON OF ELLEN LOCKNER ABOVE ADDRESS. SERVED AS PRIVATE, 32899,1ST CAMERON HIGHLANDERS. HE DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 18/09/1918, AGED 18. HE IS BURIED AT HANCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY, SOMME, FRANCE.

First NameROBERT CHRISTOPHER

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BORN HULL 1890. SON OF ROBERT CHARLES & MARY ANN PALFREMAN - 32 VAUXHALL GROVE, HULL. ENLISTED HULL. EX 7TH EYR. PROMOTED SGT. DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 08/06/1918, AGED 27. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HDM 26/06/1918.

First NameGEORGE NICHOLAS

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BORN HULL 1897. SON OF GEORGE & ESTHER SEATON AT THIS ADDRESS (1911 CENSUS). BEFORE JOINING THE ARMY HE WORKED FOR MESSRS HOLMES, MOULDING WORKS. HE ENLISTED AT THE START OF THE WAR AND LEFT FOR THE FRONT TEN MONTHS AGO. HE WAS KILLED IN ACTION, AGED 18. ...

First NameEDGAR NOEL

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BORN YORK, 1894. ONLY SON OF WILLIAM SHARP & ELIZA BYCROFT. HE LEFT FOUR SISTERS - ETHEL, EVA, ELSIE AND EDITH SHARP. WIFE ELIZA (SINDERSON) SHARP LIVED AT THIS ADDRESS. THIRD MATE. PRESUMED DROWNED ON 24/10/1916, AGED 22. The British steamship North Wal ...

First NameWILLIAM EWITT

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BORN OTTRINGHAM 1884. SON OF JOHN WELDON (1849-1923) AND ELLEN HARRISON (1853-1900). SON OF A WIDOWED LAND GRAINER IN PATRINGTON. HE WORKED AS A FARM LABOURER. HE MARRIED LOTTIE SWAN, IN HULL, ON 03/10/1909. HIS WIFE LOTTIE SWAN LIVED AT THIS ARMY RECORDS ...

First NameHARRY SMITH

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BORN HULL, 1872. SON OF JAMES WRIGHT AND CAROLINE SMITH. EX DOCK LABOURER. SINGLE MAN. LIVED ABOVE WITH HIS MOTHER. ENLISTED HULL. EX 4016 EYR. HIS ARMY RECORDS STATE THAT HE WAS BORN IN GLASGOW. THE CENSUS RECORDS STATE THAT HE WAS BORN IN HULL. KILLED I ...