Duncan, Donald

BORN HULL 1895. HULL PAL. SON OF THOMAS DANIELS DUNCAN & LOUISA ELIZABETH ANN (KING), OF 2 WELBECK STREET AND 52 COTTINGHAM ROAD, HULL. ASSISTANT LIBRARIAN. UNMARRIED. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT, 11.5 INCHES TALL, 147 LBS WEIGHT, 35 INCH CHEST. LIVED WITH GRANDPARENTS AT 20 PERCY STREET IN 1911. THIS WAS HIS ARMY RECORDS ADDRESS. HE ENLISTED IN HULL, ON 17/11/1914. SERVED WITH THE 13TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT, IN EGYPT. FRANCE FROM 8/3/1916. REPORTED WOUNDED AND MISSING 13/11/1916. HIS BODY WAS NEVER RECOVERED AND HE IS COMMEMORATED AT THIEPVAL. AGED 21.
HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS MOTHER, LOUISA ELIZABETH ANN (KING), AT 52 COTTINGHAM ROAD, HULL.


First name:
DONALD
Military Number:
13/333
Rank:
Lance Corporal
Date Died
13/11/1916
Place died:
Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France
Age:
21
9 , WILBERFORCE STREET, ANLABY ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK