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Last Name
Regiment
Address
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501 GRANLIEU, ANLABY ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
01/10/1917
       
Aged
20
BORN HULL 1897. SON OF ROBERT AND HANNAH WATSON, OF 40 CLIFTON STREET, HULL. ONE OF TEN CHILDREN. ENLISTED HULL. COMMISSIONED INTO THE 10TH MIDDLESEX (TERRITORIAL) REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION 01/10/1917, AGED 20. HE LEFT £193 IN HIS WILL TO JOHN WATSON, QUANTITY SURVEYOR. COMMEMORATED AT TYNE COT CEMETERY, BELGIUM AND FAMILY GRAVE, AT ST […]
29, Brook Street, Driffield, Yorkshire
       
Died on
07/06/1917
       
Aged
29
Born Driffield, East Yorkshire, 1888. Son of the late Arthur Edward Watson, of Westgate, Driffield; He married at Driffield in 1915. Husband of Jane Elizabeth Binnington, of 29, Brook Street, Driffield, Yorkshire. He was a Woodworking Machinist. He enlisted in Hull. Served as CSM, 11th West Yorkshire Regiment. Killed in action, on 07/0 […]
84 , EASTBOURNE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
31/10/1915
       
Aged
31
BORN HULL 14/01/1883.  SON OF THE LATE JOHN HENRY & ELIZABETH WATSON, OF 58, WITTY STREET, HESSLE ROAD, HULL. HIS WIFE, MARGARET ANN WATSON, LIVED AT 84, EASTBOURNE STREET, HULL. THEY HAD FIVE CHILDREN (WAR PENSION RECORDS). HE FORMERLY WORKED FOR THE GREAT NORTHERN STEAM FISHING COMPANY. HE WAS KILLED BY A MINE EXPLOSION, ON THE […]
, , HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
18/10/1914
       
Aged
18
BORN BELFAST 1897. SON OF ELLEN JANE WARD. HE LIVED IN WAKEFIELD AND HULL. KNOWN AS 'JERRY' WATSON. HE WAS EMPLOYED BY MESSRS. BLUNDELL & SPENCE LTD, BEVERLEY ROAD, HULL. HE WAS AN OUTSTANDING AMATEUR RUGBY LEAGUE PLAYER, WHO PLAYED FOR THE WORKS TEAM, WITH 'WILF' COLLEY. JERRY WATSON WAS DESCRIBED AS "A 'CENTER THREE QUARTER' OF GR […]
208 HOWARD AVENUE, HOWARD AVENUE, BENONI, TRANSVAAL, SOUTH AFRICA
       
Died on
28/06/1917
       
Aged
40
BORN HULL 1877. SON OF ROBERT LAWSON WATSON (1853-1923) & ELIZABETH WATSON - 14 BANK STREET, HULL (1881 CENSUS). HUSBAND OF J S WATSON, OF 204 HOWARD AVENUE, BENONI, TRANSVAAL, SOUTH AFRICA. SERVED IN GERMAN EAST AFRICA IN 1916 , WITH THE 7TH SOUTH AFRICAN INFANTRY. HE DIED ON 28/06/1917, AGED 40, WHILE UNDER OPERATION ON HIS KNEE. H […]
192, HALLGATE, COTTINGHAM, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
18/09/1916
       
Aged
31
BORN HULL 1885. SON OF DR. GEORGE HENRY & KATE WATSON, OF 192, HALLGATE, COTTINGHAM, HULL. EDUCATED AT HULL GRAMMAR SCHOOL. PRIOR TO THE WAR HE WAS PRACTICING MEDICINE. HE SERVED AS A CAPTAIN IN THE ROYAL ARMY MEDICAL CORPS. HE HAD BEEN AT THE FRONT FOR NINETEEN MONTHS. WOUNDED ON HE SOMME ON 16/09/1916 AND DIED OF WOUNDS TWO DAY […]
29 WEST PARADE, SPRING BANK, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
Area
       
Died on
31/03/1918
BORN EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND. ENLISTED ENDINBURGH. WIFE MARY. LIVED AT 29 WEST PARADE, SPRING BANK, HULL (PENSION LEDGER ADDRESS)ACCORDING TO SOLDIERS DIED RECORDS. SERVED AS A LANCE CORPORAL IN THE 9TH ROYAL SCOTS. DIED OF WOUNDS AT NO:41 CASUALTY CLEARING STATION, ON 31/03/1918. HIS AMRY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS WIDOW, MARY. BURIED AT NAM […]
77 , LIVERPOOL STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
12/04/1917
       
Aged
33
BORN ST LUCIA, WEST INDIES 1884. SON OF MARY ELIZABETH & GEORGE AUGUSTUS WATTLEY. WIFE FLOENCE EMMA LIVED AT THIS ADDRESS. The British trawler Andromache was on her way back from the fishing grounds of Iceland, when on April 14th 1917, she was stopped west of the Shetlands by the German submarine U-78 (Otto Dröscher). The master was […]
11 HOWE STREET, JENNINGS STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
19/02/1917
       
Aged
29
BORN 1888. SON OF FLORENCE WATTON, 11 HOWE STREET, OFF JENNINGS STREET, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). The steam Trawler, Halcyon, was built by Cochrane & Cooper, Ltd., Beverley in 1898 and owned at the time of her loss by J. Leyman Jr. was a British trawler of 190 tons. On February 19th, 1917, Halcyon was sunk by a mine from the German submar […]
13, BLENHEIM TERRACE, NORFOLK STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
01/04/1916
       
Aged
28
BORN HULL 1889. SON OF MRS SARAH ANN WATTS, OF 13, BLENHEIM TERRACE, NORFOLK STREET, HULL. A SINGLE MAN. HE HAD ONE BROTHER, GEORGE, AND THREE MARRIED SISTERS. HE WORKED FOR MR ROBSON, HAY MERCHANT, HESSLE ROAD, HULL,  AS A STRAW AND HAY TRUSSER. HE  BOARDED AT 12, ALFRED TERRACE, VAUXHALL GRIVE HULL (1911 CENSUS) AND THIS ARMY ADDRESS […]
CARDIGAN AVENUE, BRIDLINGTON, , EAST RIDING OF YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
01/10/1918
       
Aged
26
BORN 1892. THIRD SON OF JOHN WATTS 'DEONIA' HOUSE, OF HULL AND BRIDLINGTON. SON OF AN OIL BROKER. EDUCATED AT HULL GRAMMAR SCHOOL. HE WAS A PARTNER, IN HIS FATHER'S BUSINESS IN HULL. HE ENLISTED IN THE EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT, WHEN WAR BEGAN. WENT TO FRANCE IN APRIL 1916, AS A SECOND LIEUTENANT. PROMOTED TO STAFF CAPTAIN IN THE 92ND B […]
3 GLADYS TERRACE, WALCOTT STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
03/10/1914
       
Aged
20
BORN HULL 20/03/1885. SON OF CHARLES WILLIAM & MARY WATTS AT THIS CWGC NAVAL RECORDS ADDRESS. LOST AT SEA, ON 03/10/1914, AGED 20. On September 30th, 1914, the British steel trawler ST. LAWRENCE departed Iceland for Hull with fish and went missing with all on board. She was not heard of ever since. Believed to have struck a mine; PEO […]
, BEVERLEY, EAST RIDING, YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
27/02/1916
       
Aged
41
BORN ALDERSHOT, 1875, INTO AN ARMY FAMILY. ONE OF FOUNTEEN CHILDREN, SEVERAL OF WHICH ALSO JOINED THE FORCES. HE MOVED FROM ALDERSHOT TO BEVERLEY VIA SHEFFIELD. HE MARRIED ROSA BUTTERS, IN BEVERLEY, IN 1903 AND HAD TWO CHILDREN, CHARLES AND WILFRED. HE HAD SERVED IN THE EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT FROM 1891-1908 AND THEN WORKED IN A LOCA […]
10, HERBERTS TERRACE, SOUTH PARADE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
21/03/1918
       
Aged
19
BORN HULL 1898. SON OF WILLIAM ROBERT WATTS & MARGARET ISABELLA COOOPLAND (1876-1903), OF 127, CAMPBELL STREET, HULL (1911 CENSUS) AND 10 HERBERTS TERRACE, SOUTH PARADE, HULL. SON OF A DOCK TUG MAN. HE HAD THREE BROTHERS AND ONE SISTER, LILY. HIS MOTHER DIED WHEN HE WAS 5 YEARS OLD. HIS FATHER RE-MARRIED AND ROBERT WAS RAISED BY HIS […]
INCHTHRONE, NEWLAND PARK, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
20/11/1916
       
Aged
20
BORN WATERLOO, LIVERPOOL, 08/02/1896. ONLY SON OF ROBERT WATTS & KATE SMITH, OF NEWLAND PARK, HULL. ATTENDED SCHOOLS IN CROSBY & PARKGATE, CHESHIRE. A PROMISING SOPRANO SINGER. HE WORKED FOR A SHIP OWNER IN CARDIFF AND WAS WORKING FOR THE ADMIRALTY IN AUGUST 1914. GAZETTED AS 2ND LIEUTENANT TO THE EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT, ON 15 […]
57 , SPRING STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
01/08/1916
       
Aged
32
BORN HULL 1884. SON OF MRS CHARLOTTE ANN (WALKER) & THE LATE ROBERT WILSON WATTS, OF 14 TADMAN STREET, HULL AND 1 CROMWELL TERRACE, WEST PARADE, SPRING BANK, HULL . ELDEST OF FOUR CHILDREN. WAS AN ENGINEER EMPLOYED BY MESSRS, MAJOR OF WILMINGTON AND AN EX HULL & BARNSLEY RAILWAY WORKER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH "D" COMP […]
1 ROBINSON PLACE, PRINCES STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
Died on
09/05/1917
       
Aged
45
BORN HULL 1872. SON OF ROBERT & MARY ANN WATTS - 22 WELTON TERRACE, SOUTHCOATES LANE, HULL. HIS WIFE MRS S STEPHENSON LIVED AT THIS NAVAL ADDRESS. A TRAWLER HAND. LOST AT SEA, ON 09/05/1917, AGED 45. The fishing vessel, WINDWARD HO (H 692) was a British registered steam trawler of 226grt. On the 9th May 1917, when 3 miles S from Pet […]
1, PARK STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
03/02/1917
       
Aged
39
BORN HULL 31/10/1879. SON OF THOMAS AND ELIZABETH WAUD, OF 45 KING STREET, CHARLES STREET, HULL (1911 CENSUS) HE WENT TO SEA, AGED 15. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT, 5.5 INCHES TALL, 39 INCH CHEST, BROWN EYES, LIGHT BROWN HAIR, RUDDY COMPLEXION. MARRIED IN 1902, AT HULL. HUSBAND OF SARAH ELIZABETH CRAM AND DAUGHTER BEATRICE, AT 1, PARK STREET, H […]
5 PROVIDENCE PLACE, WALKER STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
13/11/1916
       
Aged
28
BORN HULL 12/06/1888. SON OF FRED WARD AND MARY WELSH (1862-1923). HE HAD THREE OLDER SISTERS, JANE, FLORENCE AND GERTRUDE. FRED WAS 5 FOOT 3 INCHES TALL AND KNOWN AS "LITTLE FREDDIE". HE WORKED AS A SHIP'S STEWARD. HIS WIFE ALICE & TWO DAUGHTERS JESSIE AND WINIFRED WAUD LIVED AT THIS ARMY ADDRESS. HE ENLISTED IN THE HULL PALS ON 16/ […]
14 , CUMBERLAND STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
09/08/1915
       
Aged
33
BORN HULL 1882. SON OF SAMUEL WAUDBY (1848-1894) & MARY ANN TODD (1849-1899), OF HULL. ONE OF SIX CHILDREN. HE MARRIED, SARAH MARIA LAWLOR (1884-1970), AT DUBLIN, ON 18/01/1903, AGED 20. A REGULAR ARMY SOLDIER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. FORMERLY, 6627, EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. TRANSFERRED AS COMPANY SERGEANT MAJOR, LOYAL NORTH LANCASH […]