Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One


The first Hull man killed in the War, was Private, Frederick George Mileham, 18th Queen Mary’s Own Hussars. He died on the 24th August 1914. He was a regular soldier, who before the war had served in Egypt and India. He was 35 years old and the fourth son of George and Mary Ann Mileham who lived at 7 Middleburg Street.