Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One


Private, Thomas E Copson, of the Machine Gun Corps, had been a former prisoner of war. He committed suicide on the 11/2/19, aged 33. 

Lieutenant, Arthur Franklin, was found dead in a pool of blood, in the waiting room at Worthing Railway station. He had a bullet wound to the head. (Hull Daily Mail 19/12/19)

Private, Thomas Alfred Lloyd, RAMC, depressed with influenza, cut his throat, on the 24/2/19.

While their stories were reported in the Hull Daily Mail, their deaths were unrecorded by the military.