Regiment: Royal Garrison Artillery 77th Seige Battery

Last Name
Address
Narrative
5 BROOKSIDE VILLAS, ST MARKS STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
19/11/1917
       
Aged
29
BORN DAIRYCOATES, HULL 1888. SON OF JOHN BARRETT. WIFE LILLY WALLIS LIVED AT THIS ADDRESS (1911 CENSUS). EX NER WORKER & TIN SMITH. ENLISTED IN HULL. JOINING THE EAST RIDING ARTILLERY. SERVED AS A GUNNER, IN THE ROYAL GARRISON ARTILLERY. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 19/11/1917, AGED 29. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS WIDOW, LILY. HE IS BURIED […]
33 , HAVELOCK STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
30/05/1918
       
Aged
21
BORN DAIRYCOATES HULL 1897. SON OF WALTER BAILEY BATTY (1869-1950) & ARABELLA GALNVILLE (1872-1937) AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. ONE OF 4 CHILDREN THE FAMILY ALSO LIVED AT 39 BEECROFT STREET (1911 CENSUS). HE ENLISTED AT HULL.SERVED AS A GUNNER IN THE EAST RIDING ROYAL GARRISON ARTILLERY. HE WAS KILLED IN ACTION, ON 30/05/1918, AGED 21. HIS ARM […]
14 MARY'S TERRACE, ALEXANDRA STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
14/12/1918
       
Aged
23
BORN HULL 1895. SON OF CHARLES F & MARY ALICE COLTON. 1918 ABSENT VOTERS ADDRESS. WAS A DOCK WORKER & WORKED FOR MESSERS C D HOLMES (BOILER SHOP). HIS BROTHER CHARLES FREDERICK COLTON, RFA. JOINED THE TERRITORIALS IN FEB 1914, PERCY SERVED AS GUNNER, 382427, ROYAL GARRISON ARTILLERY, 77TH SIEGE BATTERY. HE HAD SERVED IN FRANCE […]
KELSEY HILL COTTAGE, BURSTWICK, , EAST RIDING OF YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
13/12/1917
       
Aged
24
BORN FIFE, SCOTLAND, 18/06/1892. SON OF SERGEANT MAJOR, ALEXANDER  HENRY PEGG HUITT (1870-1929) & CAROLINE FURMIDGE (1870-1951). HIS FATHER WAS AN "EXEMPLARY" SOLDIER, WITH 21 YEARS EXPERIENCE IN THE ROYAL GARRISON ARTILLERYHE HAD FOUGHT IN THE BOER WAR CAMPAIGN AND MENTIONED IN DESPATCHES BY LORD ROBERTS. HE RE-ENLISTED AND SERVED […]