Elton, Andrew Ernest

BORN HULL 24/01/1897. SCULCOATES. SON OF JOSEPH WILLIAM ELTON & HANNAH MARIA YOUNG. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE COLDSTREAM GUARDS. KILLED IN ACTION 14/09/1914, AGED 17. BURIED AT LA FERTE-SOUS-JOUARRE MEMORIAL, MARNE, FRANCE.

HE IS ALSO RECORDED ON THE BEAN STREET ROLL OF HONOUR (Hull Daily Mail 11 October 1916).

HE LEFT FIVE BROTHERS. HIS NAME WAS LISTED ON THE BEAN STREET ROLL OF HONOUR, HULL. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL & LINCOLNSHIRE TIMES, ON 3RD OCTOBER 1914, WITH HIS PHOTOGRAPH. *
HIS NAME WAS ALSO RECORDED ON THE WAR MEMORIAL AT ST THOMAS CHURCH, CAMPBELL STREET, WHICH WAS DESTROYED IN AN AIR RAID DURING WW2.CENSUS PHOTO.


First name:
ANDREW ERNEST
Military Number:
10469
Rank:
Private
Date Died
14/09/1914
Place died:
Marne, France
Age:
17
1 NORMANS TERRACE, CAMPBELL STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK