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Regiment
Address
Narrative
Denzil Avenue, Southampton, UK
       
       
Died on
12/07/1917
       
Aged
19
Born Hull 25/05/1898. Son of Oswald Malcolm Ellis (1871-1940) and Edith Josephine Smith (1873-1935). Lived 27 Denzil Avenue, Southampton. Eldest of two sons. GUY ELLIS was studying for his Intermediate Civil Service exam when, on 29th September 1915, he joined the London Regiment (Artists’ Rifles) at Dukes Road W.C. at the age of s […]
7 Herberts Avenue, Balfour Street, Hull
       
Died on
11/08/1917
       
Aged
50
Born Glasgow, 1867. Husband of Emma McLean and 5 children at 9 Spring Terrace Waterloo Street Hull (1911 Census) and 7 Herbert's Avenue, Balfour Street, Hull (Pension Address). A former Hull Dock Labourer. He served in the Royal Naval Reserve, H.M. Trawler "Jay." . Lost at sea through enemy action, on 11/08/1917, aged 50.
Lockington, Beverley ,Yorkshire
       
Died on
03/05/1917
       
Aged
21
Born Huggate, East Yorkshire, 1896. Eldest son of Thomas William and Ann Maria Johnson, of Pocklington. A farm Horseman living at High Mowthorpe, Wharram, Yorkshire (1911 Census). Enlisted Driffield. Formerly 1098, 1st Brigade Army Service Corps. Posted to France, on 20/08/1914. Transferred as Private, G/47165, 4th Royal Fusiliers. Kil […]
Hull HU1 3RQ
       
       
Died on
22/08/1918
       
Aged
29
Lance Bombardier MASTERS, FRANK Service Number 765532 Died 22/08/1918 Aged 29 "B" Bty., 223rd Bde. Royal Field Artillery Son of Harriett Masters, of Long Riston, Holderness, Hull and the late Matthew Masters; Husband of the late Annie Masters. He is buried at Serre Cemetery no: 2, Somme, France His grave inscription, reads, "G […]
Wetwang, East Yorkshire, UK
       
Died on
20/10/1918
       
Aged
21
Born Middleton-on-wold, Yorkshire, 1897. Son of Harry and Maud Burnett. Enlisted Hull. Resided at Wetwang. employed as a Farm Horseman, at Warter York (1911 Census). Served in the 7th East Yorkshire Regiment. Killed in action, on 20/10/1918, aged 21.  
Bertram Wood is listed on the Hull Technical College Roll of Honour. No Hull connection found?
Bishop Burton, Yorkshire
       
Died on
20/11/1918
       
Aged
25
Born Bishop Burton, 1893. Second of four sons. Son of William and Martha Hudson, of Bishop Burton, Beverley, Yorkshire. Educated at Bishop Burton Church school. Served as a Driver, in the Royal Field Artillery, "D" Bty. 95th Bde. Taken ill on the 15/11/1918. He died of pneumonia, on 20/11/1918, at the 19th Casualty Clearing station […]
Sigglethorne, Hull, East Yorkshire, UK
       
Died on
26/08/1917
       
Aged
26
Born Sigglesthorne, 1891. Son of Stephen Postill (1848-1943) and Lucy Sanders ( 1861-1943). He had two brothers and two sisters. Worked as a farm hand in Goxhill (1911 Census) Enlisted in Hull. Served with the 1st West Yorkshire Regiment. Killed in action, on 26/08/1917, aged 26. He had married Daisy Ann Clark at Hornsea, on 27/03/191 […]
46 , EGTON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
01/07/1916
       
Aged
23
BORN WAKEFIELD 1893. SON OF FAITH & THE LATE REVEREND, JAMES AARON, OF EGTON STREET & 29 MARVEL STREET, HULL. BEFORE THE WAR JIM WORKED ON SHIP KEELS, LIKE HIS FATHER BEFORE HIM. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. JIM AARON SERVED WITH THE 8TH KING'S OWN YORKSHIRE LIGHT INFANTRY AND WAS KILLED ON THE FIRST DAY OF THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME. 1ST […]
9 , SPYVEE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
09/04/1917
       
Aged
35
BORN HULL 1886. SON OF THOMAS HENRY ABBA (1855-1920) & THE LATE ELIZABETH JOHNSON (1860-1908), AT 9 SPYVEE STREET, HULL. SON OF A CABINET MAKER. ONE OF SIX CHILDREN. HIS FAMILY ALSO LIVED 23 & 100 WITHAM & 47 COURTNEY STREET, HULL. HE WAS A SALESMAN AND COLLECTOR BEFORE THE WAR. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. FORMERLY, PRIVATE, 22536, […]
9 , SPYVEE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
03/05/1917
       
Aged
22
BORN HULL 17/10/1894, SCULCOATES. SON OF THOMAS HENRY ABBA (1855-1920) & THE LATE ELIZABETH JOHNSON (1860-1908), AT 9 , SPYVEE STREET, HULL. SON OF A CABINET MAKER. ONE OF SIX CHILDREN. WORKED AS A JUNIOR CLERK AND JOINED THE "HULL COMMERCIALS". HE ENLISTED IN HULL, ON 03/09/1914. SERVED WITH THE 10TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT, 'A' COM […]
146 , CUMBERLAND STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
21/02/1915
       
Aged
23
BORN HULL 1892. SON OF THOMAS ABBOTT, OF 146, CUMBERLAND STREET, HULL. 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 ADDRESS WERE REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL ON 4TH MARCH 1915 & HDM 15/5/1 […]
47 , WITTY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
21/05/1915
       
Aged
22
BORN HULL 1891. SON OF JOHNATHAN & ISABELLA ABBOTT, OF 47 , WITTY STREET, HULL. HE 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 19/06/1915. Sabrina (H 346) FV was a British registere […]
1, WHITFIELD AVENUE, DIVISION ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
19/11/1915
       
Aged
34
BORN HULL 23/8/1881. SON OF HENRY & MARY ANN ABBOTT AT 108, ADELAIDE STREET, HULL (1901 CENSUS) & 1, WHITFIELD AVENUE, DIVISION ROAD, HULL (ADDRESS SUPPLIED BY JON GROBBLER). HE WAS MENTIONED IN DISPATCHES FOR MINESWEEPING SERVICES. LEFT WIFE MARY & TWO CHILDREN. AT 5, CHURCHILL STREET, DOVER (NAVAL RECORDS). NOTE: A JOHN WIL […]
8, JOHNSON'S BUILDINGS, GREEN LANE, TREVOR STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
01/08/1917
       
Aged
19
BORN HULL 01/10/1897. BAPTISED AT ST CHARLES BORROMEO, ON 17TH OCTOBER 1897. ELDEST SON OF GEORGE ABEL (1872-1938) & MARY ELLEN SNEE (1873-1952), OF 4, SPRINGFIELD VILLAS, MORLEY STRETT, HULL (1911 CENSUS) AND 8, JOHNSON'S BUILDINGS, TREVOR STREET, HULL (WAR PENSION ADDRESS). ELDEST SON OF A CARRIER. HE HAD FIVE BROTHERS AND FOUR SI […]
, COLUMBO, , , SRI LANKA
       
       
Died on
13/04/1917
       
Aged
24
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. TOWER HILL NAVAL MEMORIAL, LONDON. SS Zara, built by Wm. Hamilton & Co., Port Glasgow in 1897 and owned at the time of her loss by Ellerman' […]
THORSBY AVENUE, FLINTON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
21/02/1915
       
Aged
25
BORN HULL, 01/12/1889. SON OF GUNDER ABRAHAMSEN (1859-1916) AND MRS BERTHA LARSEN (1857-1937). SON OF A PUBLICAN. HIS PARENTS WERE BORN IN NORWAY. ONE OF FIVE CHILDREN. HE WORKED AS A TRAWLER FISHERMAN. HE MARRIED AT ST THOMAS CHURCH, HULL, IN 1911. WIFE HARRIET GERTRUDE BUTT (1890-1960) AND CHILDREN, NORMAN AND JOYCE, LIVED AT THORSBY […]
92 OSBOURNE STREET, HULL,
       
Area
       
Died on
11/07/1916
       
Aged
60
BORN RUSSIA 1856. LOST BY ENEMY ACTION. HULL MERCHANT NAVY RECORDS. NOTE: ABRAHAMSON FAMILY LIVED AT 92 OSBORNE STREET, HULL. (HDM 12/12/1918) CALYPSO SS was a 2,876grt British Merchant ship built in 1904 by Earle’s Sb. & Eng. Co., Ltd., Hull and owned by T. Wilson, Sons & Co., Ltd., Hull . There was accommodation for 57-1st, […]
19 , ST LUKE'S STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
14/10/1918
       
Aged
27
BORN RUSSIA 1891. HIS FAMILY LIVED AT 92 OSBORNE STREET. A BOOT MAKER. WELL KNOWN IN THE HULL MARKET PLACE. HE ENLISTED IN HULL, DURING 1917 AND SERVED FOR 15 MONTHS IN THE BRITISH ROYAL FUSILIERS' JEWISH DIVISION. HE DIED OF MALARIAL FEVER,ON 14/10/1918, AGED 27. HE IS COMMEMORATED AT THE JERUSALEM WAR CEMETERY. SAM WAS AN ACTIVE MEMB […]
6 FRANCIS TERRACE, RODNEY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
20/05/1917
       
Aged
65
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. SS Tycho, built by Earle's Shipbuilding & Eng. Co. Ltd., Hull in 1904 and owned at the time of her loss by Ellerman's Wilson Line, Ltd., Hull, was […]