Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

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First NameGEORGE

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BORN HULL 4/8/1884. SON OF ADA AND THE LATE GEORGE ARMITAGE, AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. SERVED AS A ROYAL NAVY STOKER ON HMS 'BLACK PRINCE'. DIED AT SEA, DURING THE BATTLE OF JUTLAND, ON 31/05/1916, AGED 31. COMMEMORATED ON THE PORTSMOUTH NAVY MEMORIAL. HMS ...

First NameARTHUR

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BORN NEWTON HILL, WRENTHORPE, WAKEFIELD, 03/101879. SON OF WILLIAM COX (1851-1943) AND LEAH COX (1851-1921). SON OF A TAILOR. ONE OF EIGHT CHILDREN. HE WORKED AS A LABOURER. HE MARRIED ANNIE KERSHAW (1881-1954) IN WEST PARADE CHAPEL, WAKEFIELD, ON 02/11/1 ...

First NameTHOMAS

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BORN HULL 1881. SON OF WILLIAM AND CLARA ELLIS. A SERGEANT IN THE ROYAL FIELD ARTILLERY RESERVES. HE DIED IN LEEDS ON 11/09/1915, AGED 35. BURIED AT HOME IN WAKEFIELD. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO MAY LISTER, MARY JANE MOSS, AND ELIZABETH A KALE. SOLDIE ...

First NameFRANK

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BORN HULL 1884. ENLISTED WAKEFIELD. EX 37253 LEICESTER REGIMENT. WIFE EDITH ELEANOR SMITH, WAKEFIELD.