Barnett, William Edwin

BORN HULL 22/10/1882. ONLY SON OF WILLIAM JOHN BARNETT AND MARGARET LOUISA MALT. THEIR OTHER CHILD, BENJAMIN BARNETT, HAD DIED IN 1893, AGED 19. WILLIAM MARRIED, ISABEL VICTORIA MAUD CRAYCRAFT (1883-1949), ON 13/08/1902, AT HULL. HE WORKED AS A PUB LANDLORD IN LAMBETH, SOUTH LONDON. HIS WIFE AND FOUR DAUGHTERS LIVED AT THIS HULL ADDRESS. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED AS CORPORAL IN THE 1/4TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 27/05/1918, AGED 35. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON THE SOISSONS MEMORIAL. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS DAUGHTER, ELSIE MAY BARNETT, LIVED AT 5 LABURNAM VILLAS, GEORGE STREET, CHEETHAM HILL, MANCHESTER.
HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL, ON 12/07/1918


First name:
WILLIAM EDWIN
Military Number:
225255
Rank:
Corporal
Date Died
27/05/1918
Place died:
Soissons Memorial, Aisne, France
Age:
35
18 , RUGBY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK