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66 BRIDLINGTON STREET, FOUNTAIN ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/02/1916
       
Aged
22
BORN HULL 1894. SON OF HENRY GRASBY WRIGHT (1854-1904) & KATE BRADBURY WRIGHT (1859-1926), OF 66 BRIDLINGTON STREET, FOUNTAIN ROAD, HULL (ARMY ADDRESS). HE HAD FOUR BROTHERS AND TWO SISTERS. WAS ONE OF THREE SONS LOST IN THE WAR. THE FAMILY LIVED AT 5 WATERHOUSE LANE, HULL (1911 CENSUS), WHERE THEY RAN A TOBACCONIST BUSINESS. HE WOR […]
62 LEIGHTON STREET, WESTOE, SOUTH SHIELDS, UK, NE33 3BT
       
       
Died on
18/06/1918
       
Aged
31
BORN HULL 1887. SON OF HENRY WRIGHT & RUTH ANNE HUMBERSTONE, OF HULL. A BAKER & CONFECTIONARY MAKER. (1911 CENSUS). HIS WIFE, HARRIET WRIGHT, LIVED AT 62 LEIGHTON STREET, WESTOE, SOUTH SHIELDS (WAR PENSION ADDRESS). THEY HAD ONE DAUGHTE. NORAH. HE ENLISTED IN SOUTH SHIELDS. SERVED WITH THE 2ND YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED ON 18/0 […]
79 , CHILTERN STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
12/11/1915
       
Aged
23
BORN HULL 1892. SON OF EDWARD WRIGHT AND ADA MARY CREAM, OF 6, RODNEY STREET, HULL. ELDEST OF EIGHT CHILDREN. SERVED AS A ROYAL ENGINEER BUGLER FOR TWO YEARS IN 1908. MARRIED IN HULL, ON 02/04/1914. HIS WIFE FLORENCE MAUD MARLING (1894-1917), LIVED AT 79, CHILTERN STREET, HULL (WAR PENSION ADDRESS). HE WORKED AS A FRUIT MERCHANT CLERK. D […]
143 KINGS STREET, COTTINGHAM, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
07/11/1917
       
Aged
20
BORN COTTINGHAM 1897. SON OF WILLIAM WRIGHT (1861-1948)& SARAH PRINCE (1866-1950), OF 143 KING STREET, COTIINGHAM. SON OF A WHEELWRIGHT, HE HAD THREE BROTHERS AND FOUR SISTERS. HE WAS UNMARRIED. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT 10.5 INCHES TALL, 167 LBS WEIGHT, 37-39 INCH CHEST, WORKED AS A VAN MAN HE ENLISTED IN HULL, ON 23/11/1914. SERVED WITH […]
27 , ALBEMARLE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
13/10/1916
       
Aged
28
Born Grimsby, Lincolnshire, 1889. Pte. Christopher Walker WRIGHT, age 28, was the son of Christopher and Henrietta WRIGHT of 27 Albemarle Street, Hull, Yorkshire. He had four brothers and three sisters. His military service number was 37446 and this indicates that he originally enlisted in No. 1 Divisional Ammunition Park CEF in Valca […]
18 NEVILLE'S TERRACE, VAUXHALL GROVE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
16/09/1916
       
Aged
44
BORN HULL, 1872. SON OF JAMES WRIGHT AND CAROLINE SMITH. EX DOCK LABOURER. SINGLE MAN. LIVED AT 18 NEVILLE'S TERRACE, VAUXHALL GROVE, HULL WITH HIS MOTHER (WAR PENSION ADDRESS). HE ENLISTED IN HULL. FORMERLY, PRIVATE, 4016, EYR. HIS ARMY RECORDS STATE THAT HE WAS BORN IN GLASGOW. THE CENSUS RECORDS STATE THAT HE WAS BORN IN HULL. HE SER […]
87, CLIFTON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/03/1918
       
Aged
35
BORN HULL 1883. SON OF HENRY & ELIZABETH MARY WRIGHT (1842-1929). HIS MOTHER RAN A BOARD & LODGINGS ESTABLISHMENT, AT ST JAMES STREET, HULL. MARRIED MARY CRAWFORTH (1882-1956) AT HULL, IN 1904. HIS WIFE, MARY & 4 CHILDREN LIVED AT 87, CLIFTON STREET, HULL (WAR PENSION ADDRESS) AND 87, CEYLON STREET, HULL. BEFORE THE WAR, HE […]
8 LOCKWOOD TERRACE, LOCKWOOD STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
12/08/1918
       
Aged
21
BORN LOUTH, LINCS 1897. ELDEST SON OF CHRISTOPHER & HARRIET WRIGHT AT THIS ADDRESS (1911 CENSUS). HIS FATHER WAS A LABOURER AT A CEMENT WORKES. HE WAS EMPLOYED AS AN OIL MILL LABOURER. ENLISTED HULL. EX 1417 5TH EYR. TRANSFERRED TO THE WEST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION ON 12/08/1918, AGED 21. HE LEFT AN OLDER SISTER MINNIE WRIGHT […]
WELTON MANOR, BROUGH, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
05/01/1915
       
Aged
26
BORN HULL 1888. SON OF HENRY & CHARLOTTE WRIGHT, OF WELTON, BROUGH, EAST YORKSHIRE (1901 CENSUS). A SALESMAN AND FORMER TERRITORIAL. HE ENLISTED AT WINCHESTER,  ON 10/10/1914, AGED 26. SERVED AS A RIFLEMAN, IN THE 1ST KING'S ROYAL RIFLE CORPS. HIS ARMY RECORDS DESCRIBE HIM AS 5 FOOT, 5.5 INCHES TALL, 119 LBS WEIGHT, 36.5 INCH CHEST, […]
BELLFIELD AVENUE, HOLDERNESS ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
17/06/1918
       
Aged
22
BORN SUTTON 14/07/1895. STEP SON OF ELIZABETH SIMPSON (1876-1963) AND SAMUEL STEPHENSON (1873-1949). HE HAD FIVE STEP BROTHERS AND TWO STEP SISTERS. WORKED AS A FARM HAND, AT LAYFIELD HOUSE, BELLFIELD VAENUE, HULL (1911 CENSUS). ENLISTED LEEDS. FORMERLY, PRIVATE, 24560, WEST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. TRANSFERRED TO THE MACHINE GUN CORPS. DIED […]
16 , MARLBOROUGH AVENUE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
24/10/1917
       
Aged
25
BORN HULL 1893. SECOND SON OF MARIA HITCHIN (1865-) & HENRY FISHER WRIGHT (1865-1954), OF 43, LINNAEUS STREET, HULL (1911 CENSUS) & 16, MARLBOROUGH AVENUE, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). SON OF A COMMERCIAL TRAVELLER. HE HAD TWO BROTHERS AND ONE SISTER, EDNA. STANLEY WAS EMPLOYED AS A FITTER'S APPRENTICE (1911 CENSUS). HE ENLISTED IN HUL […]
9 LILLY GROVE, REGENT STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
23/04/1917
       
Aged
39
BORN HULL 1878.  SON OF MARY ELLEN MOODY & THOMAS WRIGHT, OF 27 DALTRY STREET, HULL.(1911 CENSUS). HUSBAND OF SUSANNA DAWSON (1863-1950), AT 9 LILLY GROVE, REGENT STREET, HULL. A FORMER NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY COAL TEAMER FOR TEN YEARS. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 5TH YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION, AT ARRAS, ON 23/04/19 […]
14 SOMERSET TERRACE, GILLETT STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
12/09/1918
       
Aged
18
Born Grimsby 1900. Son of John William Wrightham (1868-1947) and Jane Eliza Balch (1868-1941), of 14 Somerset Terrace, Gillette Street, Hull (War Pension address). Son of a Cooper. He had four brothers and one sister. Enlisted Hull. Served with the 5th King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Killed in action, on 12/09/1918, aged 18. He is […]
2, ZION TERRACE, BEAN STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
15/09/1916
       
Aged
39
BORN BRIDLINGTON 1877. SON OF JOHN WROOT (1848-1934) & JANE ANN DANBY (1853-1894), OF 6. BEEHIVE COTTAGE, BRIDLINGTON. HE MARRIED FLORENCE ADA ROGERS, IN 1901. HE HAD WORKED AS A RAILWAY SHUNTER, FOR THE NORTH EASTERN RAILWAYS SINCE APRIL, 1910, IN WEST HULL. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 6TH EAST YORKSHIRE PIONEERS, WITH […]
15, VERENDAH AVENUE, SOMERSCALES STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
08/07/1916
       
Aged
37
BORN HULL 1879. SON OF MARY ELIZABETH WYATT (1861-1930) OF 55, GIBSON STREET, HULL (1911 CENSUS) AND 296, WINCOLMLEE, HULL (ARMY RECORS ADDRESS). HIS FATHER UNKNOWN. HIS MOTHER HAD MARRIED THREE TIMES. HE HAD THREE HALF BROTHERS AND TWO HALF SISTERS. HE MARRIED, SARAH ANN EDWARDS (1880-1929), AT ST CHARLES BORROMEO CHURCH, HULL, ON 27/0 […]
86, Belvoir Street, Hull
       
Died on
22/02/1954
       
Aged
70
Frederick Wyer was born in Hull, on 5th January 1884. His father, was Frederick Wyer (1858-1926), born in Norfolk and his mother, Lucy Weldon (1858-1884) was born in Cambridgeshire. His father was a fish merchant and later a warehouseman for a shipping merchant.  Fred had one brother Albert Wyer (1886-1972). Frederick Wyer (Junior) […]
2 JOHNSON'S PLACE, PORTER STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
Died on
18/05/1917
       
Aged
32
BORN HULL 1/4/1886. SON OF CHARLES & ANNA WYSTHOFF OF NORWAY AND HULL. HIS WIFE FLORENCE SIMPSON WYSTHOFF LIVED AT THIS ADDRESS. HE WAS LOST AT SEA ON THE TRAWLER LUCKNOW WHICH WAS MINED 2 MILES FROM PORTSMOUTH ON 18/05/1917. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON THE CHATHAM NAVAL MONUMENT, KENT, AND LOCALLY ON THE WALKER STREET WAR MEMORIAL. Luckno […]
20 ARGYLE TERRACE, ARGYLE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
04/08/1918
       
Aged
19
BORN PATRINGTON 1899. SON OF ALFRED (1872-1961) & JULIA YARDLEY (1872-1951) of 20 ARGYLE TERRACE, ARGYLE STREET, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). ONE OF TWO SONS. HIS FATHER WAS A RAILWAY PORTER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 1/4TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. WAS KILLED IN ACTION, ON 04/08/1918, AGED 19. HIS NAME WAS LISTED ON THE WILSON LI […]
28 , PULMAN STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
12/04/1918
       
Aged
19
Hull Pals Memorial Post. PRIVATE GEORGE WILLIAM YARROW 30510. Born in March 1899, George was the fourth of five children to William and Emma Yarrow of 28 Pulman Street, Hull. A Cleaner when he came of age, William enlisted in Beverley on 21st May 1917 and from there I will hand you over to the written testimony of a very brave man. Brace […]
3 CLAIRBROOK AVENUE, ETON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
28/09/1918
       
Aged
19
BORN HULL 1899. ENLISTED ABERDEEN. LIVED ABERDEEN. SON OF ELIZA YATES AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. FORMERLY, PRIVATE, 148600, LABOUR CORPS. TRANSFERRED TO THE 7TH ROYAL FUSILIERS. BURIED AT MOEUVRES COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, NORD, FRANCE.