Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

WITHERNSEA STREETRSS

First NameTHOMAS

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BORN HULL 1890. ENLISTED HULL. WIFE RUTH ALLAN & TWO CHILDREN ABOVE. KILLED IN ACTION. DEATH REPORTED IN THE HDM 6/6/17 & HDM 23/4/18. LISTED IN SOLDIERS DIED RECORDS.

First NameALFRED

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BORN SOUTH CAVE, 1892. SON OF HANNAH & THE LATE RICHARD BERRY - 8 INDUSTRIAL TERRACE, BEAN ST & ABOVE. BEFORE ENLISTING HE WORKED FOR SANDERSON'S PAINT WORKS. ALFRED IS RECORDED ON WILMINGTON ROH, SUTTON. HIS PHOTOGRAPH APPEARED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL ON ...

First NameGEORGE HENRY (HENRY)

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BORN 1888. AKA HENRY. SON OF JOHN & ELIZABETH DODSLEY, OF THE ABOVE ADDRESS. ONE OF EIGHT CHILDREN. A REGULAR SOLDIER WITH THE 1ST EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. HE DIED OF WOUNDS AT THE 18TH FIELD AMBULANCE, ON 15/05/1915, AGED 28. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFTTO ...

First NameHAROLD

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BORN BEVERLEY 1895. LIVED IN HULL. SON OF JOHN BRYAN & SARAH EDMOND ABOVE. NB. PTE. H EDMONDS, EYR IS LISTED ON THE TUNIS/EXCAHNGE ST MEMORIAL,

First NameJAMES

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BORN HULL 1897. LIVED ABOVE & WITH HIS BROTHER, ARTHUR HARDEY, AT 151 BUCKINGHAM STREET, HULL. WORKED AS A SAWMILL LABOURER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED AS PRIVATE, 241883, 5TH BORDER REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 01/10/1916, AGED 19. HE IS BURIED AT WA ...

First NameDAVID

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BORN HULL 1892. SON OF SARAH JANE HENDERSON & IN LAWS ETHEL STANIFORD, OF THIS ADDRESS (1911 CENSUS). OIL MILLER. ENLISTED HULL. SERVED AS PRIVATE, 11080, 1ST EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED AT THE SOMME, ON 1ST JULY 1916, AGED 24. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON T ...

First NameWALTER

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BORN HULL 1879. SON OF WILLIAM & ANNIE JEWITT - 19 NEW PARADE. WIFE MARY ELIZABETH & 6 KIDS ABOVE 1911. ON WILMINGTON ROH. OIL MILLER

First NameTHOMAS

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BORN HULL 17/2 1890. SON OF THE LATE THOMAS & MRS RACHAEL LANGTHORP, 21 WITHERNSEA STREET. HE LIVED WITH HIS MOTHER BEFORE JOINING THE NAVY. THOMAS WAS LOST AT SEA, ON A DESTROYER, AGED 26. A WIDOWED MOTHER AND SEVERAL BROTHERS AND SISTERS WERE LEFT TO MO ...

First NameERNEST

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BORN HULL 11/10/1897. SON OF EDMUND & ANNIE NORTH, 8 ROCHFORD AVENUE, BEDFORD STREET, WILMINGTON. EDUCATED AT CHAPMAN STREET COUNTY SCHOOL. ENLISTED IN THE 4TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT TERRITORIALS, ON 30/08/1914. TRANSFERRED TO THE 1ST BATTALION, ON 01/0 ...

First NameTHOMAS

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Hull Pals Memorial Post. L/CPL THOMAS OVERTON 11/787. Born 1896, the second of five children to William and Harriet Overton of 22 Withernsea Street, Hull. A Grocer's Assistant by trade, he dropped everything when King and Country called no doubt puffed-u ...

First NameHAROLD

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BORN WITHERNSEA 1897. ENLISTED HULL. LIVED ABOVE 1911 CENSUS. OIL MILLER. DIED OF WOUNDS. Hull Pals Memorial Post. PRIVATE HAROLD POTTER 14/87. A famous name in another time, Harold was born in Withernsea in 1897, the third of four sons to William and Lu ...

First NameERNEST HENRY

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BORN LONDON 1869. WIFE LOUISA (BLAKE) ABOVE. SON OF THE LATE SAMUEL & ELIZABETH SANDERSON, PORTLAND AVENUE, WELLSTED STREET. Lost in the North Sea, on the Hull steam trawler CORNELIAN (H506) Sank with all hands, on 14th January 1916. CREW LOST ON CORNEL ...