Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

First NameJAMES H. (JIM)

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BORN WAKEFIELD 1893. ENLISTED HULL. SON OF FAITH & THE LATE REV. JAMES AARON - ABOVE ADDRESS & 29 MARVEL STREET, HULL. BEFORE THE WAR JIM WORKED ON SHIP KEELS, LIKE HIS FATHER BEFORE HIM. JIM AARON WAS KILLED ON THE FIRST DAY OF THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME. H ...

Category:EGTON STREET
First NameHAROLD

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BORN HULL 1894, SCULCOATES. HULL PAL. SON OF THOMAS HENRY ABBA (CABINET MAKER) & THE LATE ELIZABETH JOHNSON, AT THIS ADDRESS ONE OF 7 CHILDREN. ENLISTED HULL 3/9/1914. SERVED IN EGYPT FROM 15/12/1915. TRANSFERRED TO FRANCE 8/03/1916. WOUNDED IN ACTION ON ...

Category:SPYVEE STREET
First NameTHOMAS HENRY

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BORN HULL 1882. SON OF THOMAS HENRY ABBA (CABINET MAKER) & ELIZABETH JOHNSON, AT THIS ADDRESS. ONE OF 7 CHILDREN. FAMILY ALSO LIVED 23 & 100 WITHAM & 47 COURTNEY ST. HE WAS A SALESMAN AND COLLECTOR BEFORE THE WAR. ENLISTED HULL. EX 22536, EYR. HIS DEATH W ...

Category:SPYVEE STREET
First NameEDWIN

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BORN HULL 1892. SON OF THOMAS ABBOTT, 146 CUMBERLAND STREET. HE HAD SERVED IN INDIA FOR TWO AND HALF YEARS, AND RETURNED HOME FOR ONE MONTH BEFORE JOINING HIS REGIMENT IN FRANCE. HE WAS KILLED IN ACTION ON 21ST FEBRUARY 1915, AGED 23. HIS DEATH AND ADDRE ...

First NameHARRY

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BORN HULL 1891. SON OF JOHNATHAN & ISABELLA ABBOTT. ABOVE. ALSO LIVED AT 32 CLYDE STREET IN 1911 & 42. NAVAL RECORDS. HE WORKED AS A SHIP'S FIREMAN AND WAS UNMARRIED. HE WAS LOST AT SEA ON 21/5/1915,AGED 22. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL TIMES 19/06/ ...

Category:WITTY STREET
First NameWILLIAM HENRY

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BORN HULL 23/8/1881. SON OF HENRY & MARY ANN ABBOTT AT 108 ADELAIDE STREET (1901 CENSUS) & ABOVE ADDRESS (SUPPLIED BY JON GROBBLER). HE WAS MENTIONED IN DISPATCHES FOR MINESWEEPING SERVICES. LEFT WIFE MARY & TWO CHILDREN. AT 5 CHURCHILL STREET, DOVER (NAV ...

Category:DIVISION ROAD
First NameGEORGE EDWIN

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BORN HULL 1/10/1897. ELDEST SON OF GEORGE ABEL& MARY ELLEN SNEE, TREVOR STREET, HULL. DIED ON 1/08/1917 IN BELGIUM. HE WAS UNMARRIED AND HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS MOTHER. HIS NAME IS RECORDED ON ST CHARLES CHURCH MEMORIAL, JARRETT STREET.

Category:GREEN LANE
First NameJOHN

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BORN COLUMBO, SRI LANKA, 1893. SERVED ON THE HULL SHIP 'ZARA'. LOST AT SEA ON 13TH APRIL 1917, AGED 24, THROUGH ENEMY ACTION. HIS DEATH IS RECORDED IN THE HULL MERCHANT NAVY & CWGC RECORDS.

Category:COLUMBO
First NameGUNWELL RUDOLPH

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BORN HULL 1/12/1890. SON OF MR GUNDER AND MRS BERTHA ABRAHAMSEN . ONE OF FIVE CHILDREN. A FISHERMAN. MARRIED IN HULL 1911. WIFE HARRIET GERTRUDE BUTT AND ONE DAUGHTER AND SON. HIS FATHER DIED ON 18/2/1916. HIS DAUGHTER JOYCE DIED IN 1918 AGED 4 YEARS OLD. ...

Category:FLINTON STREET
First NameC

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BORN RUSSIA 1856. LOST BY ENEMY ACTION. HULL MERCHANT NAVY RECORDS. NOTE: ABRAHAMSON FAMILY LIVED AT 92 OSBOURNE STREET, HULL. HDM 12/12/18

Category:RUSSIA
First NameSAMUEL

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BORN RUSSIA 1891. HIS FAMILY LIVED AT 92 OSBORNE STREET. WELL KNOWN IN THE HULL MARKET PLACE. ENLISTED HULL IN 1917 AND SERVED FOR 15 MONTHS IN THE BRITISH ROYAL FUSILIERS' JEWISH DIVISION. HE DIED OF MALARIAL FEVER. SAM WAS AN ACTIVE MEMBER OF THE GRAND ...

First NameFRANCIS GEORGE

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BORN HULL 1851. SON OF THE LATE ROBERT ACASTER AND MARY JACKSON. MARRIED JANUARY 1874. WIFE ELIZABETH JANET OLESON ABOVE ADDRESS (NAVAL RECORDS). SHIP SUNK BY SUBMARINE OFF BEACHY HEAD.

Category:RODNEY STREET
First NameWALTER ARTHUR

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BORN SWANLAND 1886. KNOWN AS 'MUSH'. HE WAS DESCRIBED AS "A LITTLE MAN WITH A BIG HEART." ENLISTED HULL. LIVED IN HESSLE. HE DIED OF WOUNDS, AT YPRES, ON 14/08/1915, AGED 29. HIS DEATH AND PHOTOGRAPH WERE REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL ON THE 20TH AUGU ...

Category:HULL ROAD
First NameROBERT PETER

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BORN LIVERPOOL 1883. SON OF WILLIAM ROBINSON ACKERS AND ELIZABETH COLLINS. ONE OF TWELVE CHILDREN. HE WORKED IN HULL AS A COACH PAINTER AND BOARDED AT THIS ADDRESS, HULL (1911 CENSUS). HE ENLISTED WALLSEND ON TYNE. KILLED DURING THE GERMAN SPRING OFFENSIV ...

First NameGERALD

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BORN HALIFAX 1885. ENLISTED HULL. SON OF HARRY & DOROTHY ACKROYD, HALIFAX. HE WORKED AND ENLISTED IN HULL. DIED OF WOUNDS AT HOME ON 1/08/1916, AGED 31.

Category:HALIFAX
First NameJOHN HENRY

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BORN HULL 1900. SON OF ALFRED CHEETHAM BLYTH ACUM & ADA ACUM ABOVE. LOST WITH 8 SHIPMATES IN THE NORTH SEA. On 30/04/1917, the Hull steam trawler. 'INDUSTRIA' was captured by a U-boat and sunk by time bombs in the North Sea. Position of loss also repor ...

Category:GILLETT STREET
First NameREGINALD FRANCIS

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BORN LINCOLN 1895. SON OF JAMES JOHN ADAMS & ELIZABETH ADAMS. EMPLOYED AS MINERAL WATER BOTTLER. ENLISTED IN HULL, ON 03/09/1914. POSTED TO FRANCE, ON 13/07/1915. KILLED AT YPRES, ON 09/11/1915, AGED 20. HE HAD SERVED FOR 1 YEAR AND 68 DAYS. HIS ARMY RECO ...

Category:HESSLE ROAD
First NameTHOMAS

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BORN DERBY 1884. LIVED HULL. SON OF THOMAS & ALICE ADAMS & 6 CHILDREN ABOVE ADDRESS (1911 CENSUS). DIED OF BRAIN FEVER. SINGLE MAN. ORIGINAL HULL PAL. A PRINTER BY TRADE. BURIED HULL WESTERN CEMETERY, AGED 30. Hul Pals Memorial Post: Thomas was born in D ...

Category:GREEK STREET
First NameJAMES

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BORN HULL 1885. SON OF JAMES BARKER ADAMS & SARAH V LAMBERT - 1901 CENSUS ADDRESS. WIFE MARY ADAMS - 70 ESSEX STREET & ABOVE ADDRESS. KILLED AT GALLIPOLI ON 21/8/1915, AGED 29. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HDM 30/10/15. NB:11 FLORENCE AVENUE, VAUXHALL ...

Category:ROSAMOND STREET
First NameJOHN

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BORN HULL 3/1/1896. SON OF GEORGE ADAMS & ADA THUNDERCLIFFE. ONE OF SIX CHILDREN AT THIS ADDRESS AND 16 WEST DOCK AVENUE, HULL. CWGC ADDRESS. LOST OVERBOARD ON TRAWLER "DIAMOND" 27/10/1916, AGED 19.

Category:ROSAMOND STREET