Regiment: MM S/S Polandia (Liverpool)

Last Name
Address
Narrative
1 GRANVILLE AVENUE, COURTNEY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
10/03/1917
       
Aged
19
BORN HULL 1897. SECOND SON OF JAMES & EMILY ANN BILLANY, AT THIS 1911 CENSUS ADDRESS. ONE OF NINE CHILDREN. A FORMER SAW MILL WORKER. ENLISTED IN THE ROYAL NAVY RESERVE. LOST AT SEA 10/03/1917, AGED 19. HIS ELDER BROTHER JAMES HENRY BILLANY ALSO DIED AT SEA ON 14/10/1917. S.S. Polandia was built at Hamburg in 1898 by Blohm & Voss […]
22 , BLUNDELL STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
10/03/1917
       
Aged
26
BORN HULL 1890. BAPTISED IN ST PAULS CHURCH, HULL ON 07/01/1891SON OF JAMES DICK & MARY ANN DICK, 9 ADAS AVENUE, WATERLOO STREET. A MARINE ENGINNER. HE MARRIED EVERLYN BLANCHE DIXON, AT HULL'S HOLY TRINITY CHURCH, ON 28/02/1917. THEY LIVED AT THIS CWGC NAVAL ADDRESS. LOST BY ENEMY ACTION. THERE WERE NO SURVIVORS. HULL MERCHANT NAVY R […]
43 , HOLLAND STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
10/03/1917
       
Aged
25
BORN DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA 1892. ENLISTED 20/12/1915. SECOND MATE ON THE STEAM SHIP 'POLANDIA'. DIED AT SEA ON 10/03/1917. HE LEFT A YOUNG WIDOW AT THIS ADDRESS. S.S. Polandia was built at Hamburg in 1898 by Blohm & Voss for the Woermann Linie. Her original name was the Paul Woermann and she operated on the East African routes for the […]
5 MCKINLEY AVENUE, ALBEMARLE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
10/03/1917
       
Aged
41
BORN SKANOR,SWEDEN 1876. SON OF JON AND HEDVIG JOHNSON. BECAME A NATURALISED BRITISH CITIZEN ON 8TH AUGUST 1905, AGED 28, LIVING AT 3 CRYSTAL AVENUE, SUBWAY STREET. HE WAS MARRIED AND WORKING AS AN ABLE SEAMAN. WIFE JANE ANN BODDY LIVED AT THIS ADDRESS. ON CWGC RECORDS. LOST BY ENEMY ACTION ON 10TH MARCH 1917, AGED 41. LISTED IN THE HULL […]