Regiment: Royal Navy Voluntary Reserve (RNVR), "Drake" Battalion, Royal Naval Division

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66 , EDINBURGH STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
05/06/1915
       
Aged
22
BORN HULL 1/2/1893. ENLISTED HULL. SON OF GABRIEL & ELLEN BRIGHTON ABOVE. 1918 VOTERS. HDM 5/6/18
220 , HAWTHORNE AVENUE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
31/10/1917
       
Aged
21
BORN HULL 08/08/1896. SON OF SAM & LATE LILY ALICE CHRISTTMASS, OF 220 HAWTHORNE AVENUE, HULL. ONE OF EIGHT CHILDREN AND SEVEN SONS. A FORMER CRANE WORKER, FOR THE NORTH EASTERN RAILWAYS. ORLANDO ENLISTED INTO THE 5TH EAST YORKSHIRE CYCLISTS ON 4TH MAY 1914. TRANSFERRED TO THE 13TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT ON THE OUTBREAK OF WAR. SE […]
11 GERTRUDES TERRACE, COURTNEY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
14/11/1916
       
Aged
27
BORN GOOLE 29/6/1891. SON OF LUCY ELLEN & LATE THOMAS COCKING ABOVE ADDRESS. A DOCK LABOURER. A FORMER PRISONER, WHO HAD SERVED TIME AT HMP WAKEFIELD IN 1911 & 1912, FOR THEFT AND BEING DRUNK. HE RESIDED AT FOURTH AVENUE, GOOLE, WHERE HE WAS WELL KNOWN. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE ROYAL NAVAL DIVISION. SAW CONSIDERABLE […]
76 , COGAN STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
25/03/1918
       
Aged
21
BORN 05/03/1897. SON OF EMILY MAY ANDREWS & CHARLES COWBURN ABOVE ADDRESS & 83 COGAN STREET, HULL. A LAW CLERK. HE ENLISTED AT HULL, INTO THE 5TH EAST YORKSHIRE CYCLIST, ON 06/04/1914. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT, 6 INCHES TALL, 34 INCH CHEST. AFTER 3 YEARS AND 72 DAYS ARMY SERVICE, HE TRANSFERRED AS ABLE SEAMAN, IN THE ROYAL NAVAL DIVISION, "D […]
222 , BEVERLEY ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
30/12/1917
       
Aged
19
BORN 03/04/1898. MOTHER ADA CURTIN, OF 222 BEVERLEY ROAD, HULL, & LATER SPROATLEY. EX BLUNDELL'S PAINT WORKER, BEVERLEY ROAD, HULL. HE ENLISTED IN HULL ON 02/02/1914, AGED 16 AND WAS CALLED UP WHEN WAR BEGAN. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT, 2 INCHES TALL, AND 36 INCH CHEST. SERVED WITH THE ROYAL NAVY VOLUNTARY RESERVE, 'DRAKE' BATTALION. DIED […]
25 , WILLIAM STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
23/04/1917
       
Aged
20
BORN HULL, 14/07/1897. SON OF ROBERT HILTON (1855-1924) AND MARY HILTON (1858-1901), LIVING IN HORNSEA (1911 CENSUS) AND AT 25 WILLIAM STREET, HULL. HE SERVED IN THE ROYAL NAVY 'DRAKE' BATTALION. THIS WAS A MILITARY FORCE FORMED WITH SURPLUS SAILORS. HE DIED OF WOUNDS, AT ARRAS, ON 23/04/1917, AGED 20. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED, IN THE HULL […]
137 , BEAN STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
30/12/1917
       
Aged
20
BORN HULL 03/08/1897. SON OF JAMES GRAVES SKERN (1865-1939) AND FANNY GROVES (1869-1943) OF 137 BEAN STREET, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). HE HAD FOUR BROTHERS AND THREE SISTERS. WORKED AS A WAGON BUILDER, FOR THE NORTH EASTERN RAILWAYS. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT, 6 INCHES TALL, 34 INCH CHEST, "GOOD" PHYSICAL DEVELOPMENT. HE ENLISTED IN HULL, TERRITOR […]
16 , HODGSON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
03/09/1918
       
Aged
22
BORN HULL 9/7/1896. SON OF JAMES: ARMY RESERVE 12/10/15. JOINED DRAKE BN. 31/12/17. NB JOHNSON, JAMES & OLIVER STEPHENSON - 186 WOODCOCK ST;
16 LEO TERRACE, WATERLOO STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
25/03/1918
       
Aged
25
BORN HULL 12/3/1893. SON OF MRS ROSE SHAW. NAVAL ADDRESS. EX BLUNDELL'S PAINT WORKER.
7 LEO TERRACE, WATERLOO STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
02/01/1918
       
Aged
25
BORN HULL 26/09/1893. SON OF WILLIAM AND CAROLINE WORALL. OF 7 LEO TERRACE, WATERLOO STREET, HULL, (CWGC NAVAL ADDRESS). SON OF RETIRED POLICEMAN. HE WORKED AS AN OIL MERCHANT CLERK, LIVING AT 110 WATERLOO STREET, HULL (1911 CENSUS). HE SERVED IN THE DRAKE BATTALION, ROYAL NAVAL DIVISION. DIED ON THE 02/01/1918, AGED 25. BURIED: Sunken […]