Regiment: MM S/S "Dido" (Hull)

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HU5 1PN
       
       
Died on
26/02/1916
       
Aged
34
Born Hull, 1882. Son of John Edward Tadman (1857-1897) and Rhoda Elizabeth Kirkwood. a Merchant Seaman. He married Ethel Margaret Kilvington, at Hull, in 19109. they lived at 49 Washington Street, Hull (HDM 28/02/1916). The Dido Steamship was a British Merchant steamer of 4,769grt. On the 26th February 1916 when on route from Hull for In […]
80 Grimston Street, Hull
       
       
Died on
26/02/1916
       
Aged
34
Fireman on the s/s 'Dido'. sunk on 26/02/1916, aged 34. lived at 80 Grimston Street, Hull (HDM 28/02/1916). he is not listed on CWGC records. DIDO SS was a British Merchant steamer of 4,769grt. On the 26th February 1916 when on route from Hull for India she hit a mine when 4 miles Nne from Spurn Light Vessel, North Sea. 28 lives were lo […]
3 ALBERT AVENUE, WELLSTED STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/02/1916
       
Aged
25
BORN HULL 1890. SON OF JAMES WILLIAM ALTOFT & ADA SIMPSON, OF 3 ALBERT AVENUE, WELLSTED STREET, HULL. PROBATE ADDRESS. LEFT BROTHERS GEORGE & JAMES, AND SISTERS AMY & GERTRUDE. SUNK BY MINE ON 26/02/1916. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL ON 1ST MARCH 1916. HIS NAME IS LISTED ON THE TRINITY HOUSE SCHOOL, GREAT WAR […]
31 , RAYWELL STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/02/1916
       
Aged
49
BORN NORWAY 1867. LIVED WITH WIFE KATE & 3 SONS AT 26 WRIGHT STREET, HULL (HDM 28/02/1916). LOST AT SEA ON 26/02/1916, AGED 49. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HDM 30/11/17. HE IS BURIED IN HULL WESTERN CEMETERY. At 6.15 a.m. on 26th February 1916, while lying at anchor during a raging gale and heavy snow showers, just north of the Hum […]
5 ELVIN TERRACE, ADELAIDE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/02/1916
       
Aged
60
BORN DUNDALK, IRELAND 1856. LIVED AT 5 EVIS TERRACE, ADELAIDE STREET,, HULL (HDM 28/02/1916). DROWNED ON 26/02/1916, WHEN THE 'DIDO' STRUCK A MINE. LISTED IN HULL MERCHANT NAVY RECORDS. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL WITH HIS PHOTOGRAPH ON 1ST MARCH 1916. * Dido SS was a British Merchant steamer of 4,769grt. On the 26th Fe […]
17 , PLANE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/02/1916
       
Aged
22
BORN HULL 1894. SON OF ALBERT COBBY & ANNIE ISABELLA SHIPLEY, OF 108 PLANE STREET, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). ONE OF THREE SONS. A MARINE ENGINEER'S APPRENTICE. THE S/S 'DIDO' WAS SUNK BY A MINE ON 26/02/1916, WITH THE LOSS OF 28 MEN FROM THE 30 MAN CREW. HIS BODY WAS INTERRED AT HULL WESTERN CEMETERY ON 3/03/1916. HDM 28/02/1916. Dido SS […]
6 , BOYNTON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/02/1916
       
Aged
21
BORN LINCOLN 1895. SON OF ALFRED & ELLEN MARIA DANN, OF 4 SAPLIN STREET, MANNINGHAM, BRADFORD. HE LIVED AT 6 BOYNTON STREET, HULL (HDM 28/02/1916) LOST BY ENEMY ACTION. LISTED IN THE HULL MERCHANT NAVY RECORDS. SERVED AS ENGINE ROOM STEWARD IN THE MERCHANT NAVY. DIED ON THE STEAM SHIP DIDO, SUNK ON 26/02/1916, AGED 21. HIS DEATH WAS […]
, , HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
Area
       
Died on
26/02/1916
       
Aged
20
BORN LINCOLN 1896. REAL NAME WAS 'S. GOLD' SERVED AS GILBERT. SON OF GEORGE GILBERT & LUCY BRADSHAW. HE LEFT 7 BROTHERS AND SISTERS. LOST BY ENEMY ACTION. HULL MERCHANT NAVY RECORDS. UNTRACED. http://1914-1918.invisionzone.com/forums/index.php?/topic/96281-ss-dido-sunk-26th-february-1916-north-sea/
20 CHESTNUT AVENUE, QUEENS ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/02/1916
       
Aged
23
BORN HULL 1893. SON OF JOHN & LOUISE HABBERSHAW OF 20 CHESTNUT GROVE, QUEENS ROAD, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). IN THE 1901 CENSUS, HIS FAMILY LIVED AT 8 DERBY STREET, OFF MARGARET STREET, BEVERLEY ROAD. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL WITH HIS PHOTOGRAPH ON 3RD MARCH 1916. * BURIED IN HULL NORTHERN CEMETERY. HDM 28/02/1916 SHO […]
41 , PORTLAND STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/02/1916
       
Aged
29
BORN SWITZERLAND 1887. LOST BY ENEMY ACTION. HULL MERCHANT NAVY RECORDS. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL WITH HIS PHOTOGRAPH ON 1ST MARCH 1916. *
11 , MARLOWE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/02/1916
       
Aged
29
BORN WHITBY 1887. SON OF WILLIAM & HARRIET BAXTER HARDCASTLE, OF 11 MARLOWE STREET, HULL (HDM 26/02/1916). LOST BY ENEMY ACTION. HULL MERCHANT NAVY RECORDS. BURIED HULL HEDON ROAD. N.B. Recent research has shown that Third Engineer Hardcastle is buried here. Please note that this casualty was previously commemorated on the Tower Hill […]
, FINLAND, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/02/1916
       
Aged
36
BORN FINLAND 1880. PARENTS LIVED IN FINLAND. UNTRACED. Dido SS was a British Merchant steamer of 4,769grt. On the 26th February 1916 when on route from Hull for India, she hit a mine when 4 miles NNE from Spurn Light Vessel, North Sea. 28 lives were lost, including Master. Owned by Wilson Line, Hull. While lying at anchor at 6.15 a.m. du […]
15 , KIMBERLEY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/02/1916
       
Aged
52
BORN DENMARK 1864. WIFE JOHANNE LARSEN, LIVED AT 15 KIMBERLEY STREET, HULL (HDM 28/02/1916). SON OF THE LATE JENS & MAGARITTA LARSEN. SHIP'S FIREMAN, ON THE S/S 'DIDO'. DROWNED ON 26/02/1916, AGED 54. LISTED IN HULL MERCHANT NAVY RECORDS. Dido SS was a British Merchant steamer of 4,769grt. On the 26th February 1916 when on route from […]
, NO LOCAL ADDRESS, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
26/02/1916
       
Aged
24
Born Calcutta, India 1892. He lived at 8 Lee Smith Street, Hull (HDM 28/02/1916). Served as Able seaman, on the 'Dido'. Drowned on 26/02/1916, aged 24. Recent research by CWGC, has shown that Able Seaman, Lees is buried here. The Commission is in the process of producing a special memorial headstone to commemorate him as it is not possib […]
139 , CAMPBELL STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/02/1916
       
Aged
58
BORN HULL 1859. WIFE ELIZABETH ANN (FOWLER) & ONE DAUGHTER LIVED AT 139 CAMPBELL STREET, HULL. (HDM 28/02/1916). SON OF SARAH JANE & HENRY MARTIN. DROWNED 26/02/1916, AGED 58. LISTED HULL MERCHANT NAVY RECORDS. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL ON 2ND MARCH 1916 WITH HIS PHOTOGRAPH. * BURIED IN HULL WESTERN CEMETERY D […]
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5 VILLA TERRACE, WALKER STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
Died on
26/02/1916
       
Aged
20
BORN HULL 1896. SON OF WILLIAM HENRY & CHARLOTTE MOSS, of 5 VILLA TERRACE, WALKER STREET, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). A BUTCHERS BOY. ALSO WORKED ON HMT 'IOLANTHE'. DROWNED 26/02/1916, AGED 20.LISTED ON HULL MERCHANT NAVY RECORDS. BURIED HULL. HDM 28/06/1916. Dido SS was a British Merchant steamer of 4,769grt. On the 26th February 1916 when […]
5 WELLESLEY AVENUE, MIDDLEBURG STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
Died on
26/02/1916
       
Aged
32
BORN HULL 1884. SON OF THE LATE HENRY RANDS AND JANE RANDS. HE MARRIED IN 1906. WIFE ANNIE ELIZABETH (NEE HAZARD) AND THEIR TWO CHILDREN, LIVED AT 9 OLIVE AVENUE, VICTOR STREET (1911 CENSUS) AND 5 WELLESLEY AVENUE, MIDDLEBURG STREET, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). HE WAS LOST ON THE 'DIDO', SUNK 6AM, AT HE MOUTH OF THE HUMBER, ON 26/02/1916, AGED […]
15 , WASHINGTON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/02/1916
       
Aged
58
BORN CAISTER, LINCS 1858. WIFE SARA ALICE ROBINSON LIVED AT 15 WASHINGTON STREET, HULL (HDM 26/02/1916). DROWNED ON 26/02/1916, AGED 48. LISTED IN THE HULL MERCHANT NAVY RECORDS. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL WITH HIS PHOTOGRAPH ON 1ST MARCH 1916. * Dido SS was a British Merchant steamer of 4,769grt. On the 26th February […]
7 , FOLKESTONE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/02/1916
       
Aged
29
BORN HULL 1887. SON OF HENRY & KATE ROSINDALE, OF 7 FOLKESTONE STREET, HULL. HE WAS A CARPENTER AND ORGAN BUILDER. HE MARRIED IN 1914. HIS WIFE SARA ANN TAYLOR LIVED AT 64 PRINCES ROAD, HULL. HE DROWNED, ON THE STEAM SHIP 'DIDO', SUNK ON 26/02/1916, AGED 29. ONLY THREE SURVIVED THE SINKING 26 WERE LOST. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE […]
6 CHATHAM PLACE, ADELAIDE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
Died on
26/02/1916
       
Aged
46
BORN WAKEFIELD 1870. WIFE FRANCES lived at 6 CHATHAM PLACE, ADELAIDE STREET, HULL (HDM 28/02/1916). SON OF JANE & HENRY SKIPWORTH. SUNK BY MINE. BURIED HULL WESTERN CEMETERY. LISTED IN THE HULL MERCHANT NAVY ROH. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL WITH HIS PHOTOGRAPH ON 1ST MARCH 1916. * HIS SON JOHN SKIPWORTH WAS KILLED A […]