Location: Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France

Last Name
Regiment
Address
Narrative
BALKHOLME COTTAGE, HOWDEN DYKE, BROUGH, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/08/1916
       
Aged
25
BORN HULL 1891. ENLISTED HULL. LIVED IN BROUGH, EAST YORKSHIRE. SON OF JOHN CHARLES ALLOTT, OF BALKHOLME COTTAGE, HOWDEN DYKE, YORKSHIRE. A FARM SERVANT. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT, 9 INCHES TALL, 161 LBS WEIGHT, 38 INCH CHEST, BLUE EYES, BROWN HAIR, WESLEYAN RELIGION. HE ENLISTED IN HULL, ON 28/08/1915. SERVED IN THE 5TH CYCLISTS AND THEN THE […]
34 , FARRINGTON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
07/06/1916
       
Aged
22
BORN THORSENFIELD, CUMBERLAND 1894. ENLISTED HORNSEA. SON OF JOHN CLIFFORD & MARY ATKINSON, NEWLAND, HULL. ADDRESS FROM ARMY RECORDS. DIED OF WOUNDS ON 04/06/1916. Hull Pals Memorials write: Born in 1894 in Thurstonfield, Cumberland John was the son of John and Mary Atkinson of 34 Washington Street, Hull. A Ship’s Cook before the war […]
8, BENJAMIN TERRACE, DALTON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
24/09/1918
       
Aged
29
BORN EAST DEREHAM, NORFOLK 1889. SON OF JAMES BETTS (1846-1913) AND ELIZABETH STEVENSON (1850-1895), OF 8, BENJAMIN TERRACE, DALTON STREET, HULL. A BOILER MAKER. HE MARRIED MAUD DAWSON AT SCULCOATES, HULL IN JANUARY 1914. THEY LIVED AT 33, CECIL STREET, HAWTHORNE AVENUE, HULL (WAR PENSION ADDRESS). THEY HAD TWO CHILDREN, CLARA ELIZABE […]
, SOUTH DUFFILED, SELBY, NORTH YORKSHIRE, UK
       
Died on
15/05/1918
       
Aged
25
BORN SELBY 1892. SON OF JOHN GAWTRY & MARY ANN (LEE) BLANCHARD. ONE OF NINE CHILDREN. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 8TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 15TH MAY 1918, AGED 25. HE WAS UNMARRIED. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS FATHER JOHN. HE IS BURIED AT ABBEVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, ON THE SOMME.
38 , NORNABELL STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
07/07/1916
       
Aged
24
BORN HULL 1893. SON OF THE LATE JOSEPH & STEPSON OF RACHEL GALE - 22 SWAN STREET, HULL. HE HAD TWO BROTHERS AND A SISTER. EMPLOYED AS A LABOURER. RESIDING AT 18 STAION LANE, BARNSLEY, WHEN WAR WAS DECLARED.  HE ENLISTED AT WOMBELL, BARNSLEY ON 13/09/1915, AGED  23. HE SERVED WITH THE 7TH YORK AND LANCASTER REGIMENT. HE WAS DESCRIBED […]
22, AUCKLAND AVENUE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
26/07/1916
       
Aged
30
BORN HULL 1885. SON OF MICHAEL & ANNIE GORDON, OF 13 MARKET PLACE, HULL AND 22, AUCKLAND AVENUE, HULL (1911 CENSUS ADDRESS). SON OF A TOBACONIST FROM RUSSIA. ELDEST OF THREE SONS. HIS BROTHERS WERE PERCIVAL & HENRY. EDUCATED AT HULL GRAMMAR SCHOOL. HE WORKED WITH HIS FATHER AS A TOBACONIST. HE ENLISTED IN EDINBURGH. SERVED AS […]
8 MARY ANN TERRACE, ADELAIDE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
14/04/1916
       
Aged
37
BORN HULL 1879. SON OF FC & STEPSON OF EMMA (TROWBELL), - MATRESS MAKER ABOVE 1901 ADDRESS. WIFE SARAH ANN LIVED IN BIRKENHEAD. HE IS RECORDED AS KILLED ON THE OSBORNE STREET ROLL OF HONOUR (HULL DAILY MAIL, 23/10/1916). Hull Pals Memorial Post. PRIVATE FREDERICK CHARLES HAMILTON 11/1255. Born in October 1879, Frederick was the son o […]
10 BELGRAVE TERRACE, ETON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
10/12/1916
       
Aged
24
BORN HULL 1892. SECOND SON OF ROBERT V & SUSAN HARRISON - 21 ETON STREET. (1911 CENSUS) HE WORKED AS A BARMAN. HIS OTHER BROTHER, THOMAS V HARRISON ALSO HERE AND WAS AN ASSISTANT IN A FURNISHING BUSINESS. THEIR FATHER WAS A MARINE FIREMAN. ROYAL HAARISON, ENLISTED IN HULL. EX 2951 EYR. TRANSFERRED TO THE 150TH MACHINE GUN CORPS. DIED […]
Etton, Beverley, Yorkshire
       
Died on
28/07/1917
       
Aged
20
Born Etton, Beverley, 06/06/1897. Son of Joseph Hollingsworth (1862-1922), and Sarah Green (1865-1910), of Etton, Beverley, Yorkshire. He had two brothers and three sisters. Worked as a Groom, at Nuthill, Preston, Hull (1911 Census) Enlisted at Hull. Formerly, Private, 2628, East Yorkshire Regiment. Transferred to the 4th King's Own Y […]
12 OLIVE GROVE, SOMERSET STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
17/11/1918
       
Aged
32
BORN HULL 1885. WIFE MRS ELIZA JOHNSON, OF 12 OLIVE GROVE, SOMERSET STREET, HULL, (CWGC ADDRESS). A FORMER SOLDIER AND TIMBER MEASURER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. POSTED TO FRANCE WITHTHE BRITISH EXPEDITIONARY FORCE, ON 08/09/1914. SERVED WITH THE 8TH EAST YORKSHIRES. TRANSFERRED TO 513836, 788TH LABOUR CORPS, AREA EMPLOYMENT COMPANY. DIED IN […]
1 ETON TERRACE, CAMBRIDGE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
02/09/1918
       
Aged
27
BORN HULL 1891. SON OF EMMA & PAGE LANCASTER.A WAREHOUSMAN, FOR A HULL PAPER MERCHANT  (1911 CENSUS). B HIS STEP FATHER JAMES POLE LIVED AT 1 ETON TERRACE, CAMBRIDGE STREET, HULL (CWGC ADDRESS). HE ENLISTED IN THE 1ST EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 02/09/1918, AGED 27. HE IS BURIED AT ABBEVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTE […]
35, MIDDLEBURG STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
05/06/1916
       
Aged
26
BORN HULL 1890. SON OF JAMES COPPOCK & FANNY JANE McPHERSON. EX RECKITT'S WORKER. HE JOINED RECKITTS, ON 2ND NOVEMBER 1903 AND WORKED AS A CLEK IN THE KINGSTON OFFICE. ENLISTED HULL, ON 07/09/1914. SERVED WITH THE 10TH EYR. WOUNDED ON 04/06/1916. DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 05/06/1916, AGED 26. HE LEFT £247 IN HIS WILL, TO HIS FATHER, JAMES, […]
37 , PARK STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
21/06/1916
       
Aged
28
BORN HULL 1888. HULL PAL. SON OF MERCHANT CAPT. ROBERT R & ALICE NEILL, HULL. WIFE ALICE NEILL, 11 STANMORE ROAD, WEST GREEN, LONDON.DOW 4.6.16. Hull Pal Memorials write: Born in April 1888, Reginald was the youngest of five children to Robert and Alice Neill of 37 Park Street, Hull. His father was a Master Mariner in the Merchant Navy a […]
5 WEST VIEW, AIR STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
27/09/1916
       
Aged
30
BORN ALDERWASLEY, DERBYSHIRE 1887. SON OF JOHN & LUCY NEWTON, AT 5, WEST VIEW, AIR STREET, HULL  (CWGC ADDRESS). ONE OF SIX CHILDREN. AND THREE BROTHERS KILLED IN WW1. EDWARD NEWTON WORKED WITH HIS FATHER AND BROTHERS, FRED, GEORGE AND JOHN AS GAS PURIFIERS, AT THE AIR STREET, GAS WORKS, HULL. HE LIVED IN BARTON. ENLISTED HULL. SERV […]
67 SHERBURN STREET, HOLDERNESS ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
Died on
22/11/1917
       
Aged
25
BORN HULL 1892. SON OF WILLIAM CHARLES PARKER (1856-1934) & MARY ANN ANDREWS (1856-1911), OF 5 BARNSLEY STREET, HULL (1911 CENSUS) AND 67 SHERBURN STREET, HULL (WAR PENSION ADDRESS). HE HAD BROTHERS, AMBROSE AND FRED AND SEVEN SISTERS. THE FAMILY LIVED AT NOS 5, 178 AND 67 BARNSLEY STREET, HULL. A FORMER RAILWAY CLERK. DESCRIBED AS 5 […]
1 , PRESTON ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
27/11/1918
       
Aged
35
BORN HULL 1884. SON OF WILLIAM ALEX PRINGLE & THE LATE EMMA PRINGLE, OF 77 HAWORTH STREET, HULL. SON OF A SHOE DEALER. HE WORKED AS A HULL CORPORATION, TRAM CONDUCTOR. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. EX PRIVATE, 611504, 132ND LABOUR CORPS (PRISON OF WAR SECTION). TRANSFERRED TO THE 23RD TYNESIDE SCOTS. AWARDED THE MILITARY MEDAL FOR BRAVERY. […]
20, WALLER STREET, HOLDERNESS ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
14/11/1918
       
Aged
23
BORN HULL 1894. THIRD SON OF SAMUEL SAUNDERS (1865-1918) & MARTHA ANN MUMBY (1871-), AT 2, RODNEY STREET, HULL (1911 CENSUS). THIRD OF NINE CHILDREN. HE HAD FIVE BROTHERS AND THREE SISTERS. A CORPORATION LABOURER. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT, 2 INCHES TALL, 36-38 INCH CHEST HE MARRIED FLORENCE MABEL CARTER (1895-1977), IN JULY 1914, AT HULL […]
East Street, Leven, East Yorksire, UK
       
Died on
15/04/1917
       
Aged
26
Born Leven, Hull, 1891. Son of John and Sarah Ann Stephenson, of Leven. A Farm Labourer. He married Beatrice Alice Herman, on 26/12/1912. They had two sons and a daughter. He enlisted at Beverley, on 09/12/1915. Described as 5 foot, 5.5 inches tall. Called up for service, on 08/04/1916. Posted to France, on 27/07/1916. Served with the 1s […]
5 MINNIES TERRACE, WALLER STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
Died on
13/07/1916
       
Aged
15
BORN HULL 1900. ELDEST SON OF SGT. WILLIAM ALEXANDER STEWART,  & LAURA ANNIE (HARPER), of 13 NORNABELL STREET & THEN 5 MINNIE TERRACE, WALLER STREET, HULL. WILLIAM ALEXANDER STEWART WAS ONE OF THE YOUNGEST HULL SOLDIERS KILLED IN THE FIRST WORLD WAR. HE JOINED THE ARMY AT ONLY 14 YEARS AND FIVE MONTHS. HE DIED OF WOUNDS ON 13TH […]
Brighton, Sussex
       
Died on
02/04/1918
       
Aged
29
Born Brighton, Sussex, 1889. Son of Charles and Susannah Sturt, of Brighton. He resided in Hull. Was a Professional Soldier. Joined the army aged 14 and served with the 12th Royal Lancers (1911 Census). Discharged after 13 years service, on 25th August 1915. Re- Enlisted in Oxford. Served with the 16th Royal Irish Rifles. Died of wound […]