Kingston upon Hull War Memorial 1914 - 1918

The story of Hull in World War One

Address: ROSMEAD STREET

First NameGEORGE SIMPSON

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BORN HULL 1893. SON OF JAMES & ALICE CROPPER, OF 61 ROSMEAD STREET, HULL. ONE OF NINE CHILDREN. A MESSENGER AND RAILWAY WORKER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED AS PRIVATE, 21520, THE 7TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 18/09/1918, AGED 25. HIS ARM ...

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First NameWILLIAM HENRY

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BORN HULL 17/2/1876. SON OF WILLIAM HENRY UPFOLD (1850-1908), A ROYAL MARINE COLOUR SERGEANT & HIS WIFE MARIA DURHAM (B. 1859) , ST PAUL'S STREET, HULL. WILLIAM WAS AN ONLY CHILD AND THE FAMILY MOVED FREQUENTLY AS PART OF HIS FATHER'S ROYAL MARINE DUTIES. ...

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First NameJAMES WILLIAM

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BORN FORT WILLIAM, INVERNESS 1893. LIVED IN HULL. SON OF WILLIAM & J LANGHORNE ABOVE. ORIGINAL HULL PAL. DIED OF WOUNDS. Hull Pals Memorial Post. PRIVATE JAMES WILLIAM LANGHORN 11/737. Born in Fort William, Scotland in 1893 James was the eldest of three ...

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First NameWILLIAM GEORGE

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BORN BRIGHTON, SUSSEX 1880. LIVED HULL. SON OF WILLIAM COWAN CURRIE & MARGARET MATHILDA DRYSDALE, 179 NEW BRIDGE ROAD, HULL. A PROFESSIONAL SOLDIER SERVING WITH THE 17TH LANCERS. MARRIED MARIE ALLINE REVELL (1883-1961), ON 27/02/1907, AT COLABA, BOMBAY IN ...

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First NameHERBERT

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BORN WOOTON, LINCS 1885. ELDEST SON OF RYLATT AND CHARLOTTE BAILEY, WOOTON, LINCS. BEFORE THE WAR HE WORKED FOR WOLANS HOUSE FURNISHING STORE, WITHAM. ENLISTED HULL, JUNE 1915. DIED OF WOUNDS TO RIGHT LEG & BOTH FEET, RECEIVED IN APRIL 1917. HE LEFT HIS W ...

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First NameSYDNEY

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BORN HULL 1899. SON OF CHARLES & MARY STOUT. HULL & BARNSLEY RAILWAY WORKER. NB: THOMAS, EYR - 65 GROSVENOR ST.

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First NameHAROLD

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BORN HULL 07/04/1890. SON OF FREDERICK & CHARLOTTE COOKE. WIFE ETHEL COOKE LIVED AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. HE SERVED AS CHIEF ENGINEER, IN THE ROYAL NAVAL RESERVE. HE WON THE DISTINGUISHED SERVICE MEDAL (DSM) FOR MINE SWEEPING OPERATIONS. DIED OF FLU ON 21/10 ...

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First NameERNEST

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BORN HULL 1890. ELDEST SON OF WILLIAM FILBY & PRISCILLA PICKERING. ONE OF EIGHT CHILDREN, LIVING AT 72 ROSMEAD STREET (1911 CENSUS). HE WORKED AS A LABOURER FITTER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL AND DIED OF WOUNDS ON 13/07/1917, AGED 27. HE IS BURIED IN BELGIUM. ...

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First NameWALTER

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BORN HULL 1895. SON OF JOHN ROBERT & ELIZABETH REDHEAD ABOVE ADDRESS. THEY LATER MOVED TO BRIDLINGTON. WALTER HAD BEEN IN FRANCE SEVEN MONTHS BEFORE HE WAS KILLED IN ACTION. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL ON 16TH OCTOBER 1916, WITH HIS PHOT ...

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First NameMAURICE VICTOR

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BORN HULL 1897. SON OF JAMES & SARAH ANN (DRESSER) WHITTLE, 54 ROSMEAD STREET. HIS FATHER WAS A FORMER SOLDIER AND MAURICE WAS ONE OF FIVE SONS SERVING. (ONE IN THE 4TH EYR, TWO SONS IN THE RE'S, AND THE OTHER LATER DISCHARGED TO WORK IN MUNITIONS). THEY ...

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First NameFRED

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BORN HULL 1895. ENLISTED HULL. SON OF FRED & ADA M. CAWKWELL. hIS PHOTOGRAPH WAS PRINTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL ON 3RD MARCH 1917 AFTER HE HAD BEEN WOUNDED IN THE KNEE. * Hull Pals Memorial Post. PRIVATE FRED CAWKWELL 21563. Born March 1896, Fred was the ...

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First NameGEORGE

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BORN DRIFFIELD 1892. SON OF JOHN & MARY ABOVE, NEW BRIDGE ROAD. Hull Pals Memorial Post. SERGEANT GEORGE ARNELL 12/574. Born in Driffield in 1892, George was the eldest of seven children to John and Mary Ann Arnell of 2 Selinas Crescent, Rosemead Street ...

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First NameEDWIN

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BORN HULL 1876. WIFE LILLIE (HYDE) LIVED ABOVE. HULL MERCHANT NAVY ROH. The Umba was built as Adelheid Menzell (Construction No. 287) in 1903 at the Neptun shipyard in Rostock, Germany. She was a schooner rigged, screw steamer, with a gross tonnage of 15 ...

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First NameWILLIAM

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BORN THORNE 1884. SON OF WILLIAM & LIZ, DIGLIN 10 HIGH STREET. ONE OF SEVEN CHILDREN. BEFORE THE WAR HE WORKED IN SENERS AND HARRISON'S WAREHOUSE, HULL. HE ENLISTED IN HULL, OCTOBER 1916. ARRIVED FRANCE IN JANUARY 1917. KILLED IN ACTION 25/4/1917, AGED 33 ...

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First NameWILLIAM BERTRAM

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BORN LEEDS 1894. HIS PARENTS WERE DECEASED AND HE WAS AN ONLY CHILD. WORKED AS A BARMAN. MARRIED 26/4/1915. HIS WIFE ANNIE MARIA READ & SON WILLIAM (BORN 29/10/1915) LIVED AT THIS ARMY ADDRESS. ENLISTED 6/11/1914. SERVED EGYPT. WAS IN HOSPITAL AT MALTA ...

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First NameROBERT

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Hull Pals Memorial Post. PRIVATE ROBERT FISHER 201258. Born 1887, the second of four children to Robert Fisher (1864-1940) and Annie Fisher (1864-1892), of 92 Rosmead Street, Hull. Robert was a Timber Foreman prior to enlistment at Hull City Hall on 4th N ...

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First NameHENRY JOHN

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BORN CORNWOOD, DEVONSHIRE 1892. LIVED HULL AND URMSTON, MANCHESTER. ELDEST SON ON HENRY JOHN & HARRIET MARIA ANDREWS & EIGHT CHILDREN ABOVE 1911 CENSUS ADDRESS. AN APPRENTICE FITTER. ENLISTED HULL. KILLED IN ACTION ON 15/09/1916, AGED 25. HIS ARMY EFFECTS ...

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First NameGERALD PITTS

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BORN HULL 1891. LEFT MINNIE & 2 CHILDREN. SON OF ROBERT & DINAH FROM IPSWICH. EX RECKITT'S WORKER. KIA WHILE FEEDING HIS HORSE.

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First NameGEORGE

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BORN WILLERBY 1890. ENLISTED HULL. WIDOW ABOVE. HDM CABINET MAKER.

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First NameJOE

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BORN HULL 1899. SON OF WALTER HUDSON & ANNIE ADELAIDE SANDERSON, 4 ASSINDER GROVE, WYKE ST & ABOVE ADDRESS. ONE OF FIVE CHILDREN. ENLISTED HULL. KILLED IN ACTION ON 13/05/1918, AGED 19. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HDM 12/5//19. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE RET ...

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