Location: Basra War Memorial, Iraq

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7 POPLAR GROVE, DERBY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
6362
       
Aged
20
BORN KEYINGHAM 1897. ADOPTED SON OF JOHN WILLIAM BULLEYMENT AND DORIS HANNAH BULLEYMENT AT THIS ADDRESS (191 CENSUS). HE WORKED AS A JUNIOR CLERK FOR THE BOARD OF GUARDIANS. MARRIED ELSIE CROSS IN HULL 1915. ENLISTED HULL. DIED IN MESOPOTANIA, 01/06/1917, AGED 20. BURIED BASRA WAR CEMETERY, IRAQ. HIS WAR PENSION WENT TO HIS WIDOW 'FANNY […]
338 , HESSLE ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
09/04/1916
       
Aged
24
Born Minsk, Russia, 1891. Son of Berko and Sarah Chayet, of 6 Sergeyevskia Street, Minsk. Max worked as a dispenser and was studying medicine in England when War began. He joined the Royal Army Medical Corps (RAMC), in Hull, on 2 July 1915, aged 23. He was resident at 338 Hessle Road. His “Soldier’s Small Book” gave his religion as Jewis […]
84 , KENT STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
16/12/1916
       
Aged
19
BORN HULL 1896. SON OF CHARLES EDWARD & ELIZABETH CLINTON, OF 15 ELLIS TERRACE, HOLDERNESS ROAD, HULL. A SOLDERER. HE LIVED AT 84 KENT STREET, HULL. HE MARRIED SARAH JANE HOWES IN MIDDLESBROUGH AND ENLISTED IN MIDDLESBROUGH. SERVED AS PRIVATE, 19825, 7TH GLOUCESTERSHIRE REGIMENT. HE SERVED IN THE MIDDLE EAST, AND DIED OF WOUNDS, ON 1 […]
137 , NEWLAND AVENUE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
30/04/1917
       
Aged
30
BORN HULL 1887. ONLY SON OF JOHN & ISABEL FRASER ABOVE ADDRESS. SISTERS AMY & ELIZABETH. JOINER. ENLISTED LIVERPOOL. KILLED IN ACTION, 30/04/1917, AGED 30. COMMEMORATED ON THE BASRA MEMORIAL: AL Basrah, Basra, Iraq
15 , ARTHUR STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
13/01/1916
       
Aged
36
BORN HULL 1880. SON OF FREDERICK EDWARD & ALICE GARNISS. SIBLINGS - MINNIE, HERBERT, ALICE, AND GRACE. TRAVELED TO VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA IN 1900 AND WAS LIVING IN BRISBANE ON 17/04/1907. THEN MOVED TO NEW YORK ON 27/10/1911. ENLISTED IN LIVERPOOL, JOINING AS TROOPER, 21131, DRAGOON GUARD. DIED IN THE PERSIAN GULF, MESOPOTANIA ON 13/01/191 […]
47 , BACHELER STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
31/08/1917
       
Aged
25
BORN HULL 1892. ST BARNABAS. LIVED ST JOHNS COLLEGE, BATTERSEA, LONDON. SON OF ARTHUR EDWARD & MELINA GRIMWOOD, 90 HESSLE ROAD AND 47 BACHELER STREET, HULL. (1918 ABSENT VOTERS ADDRESS). HE WAS AN ONLY CHILD, A STUDENT TEACHER AND UNMARRIED. ENLISTED AS NO: 1394, 10TH MIDDLESEX REGIMENT AT BATTERSEA. ON 1/11/1912. SERVED IN INDIA BETWEEN […]
5 PRISON BUNGALOWS, HEDON ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
09/04/1916
       
Aged
41
BORN WAKEFIELD 1875. LIVED WITH SISTER ABOVE & GRINDELL STREET. HOME IN GLASGOW. PROMOTED THROUGH RANKS
16 , CHEAPSIDE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
24/04/1916
       
Aged
26
BORN HULL 1890. ENLISTED OLDHAM. SON OF MARGARET & CORNELIUS KITSON ABOVE 1891. DOW:
35 , WATERHOUSE LANE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
23/07/1917
       
Aged
44
BORN HULL 1873. ONLY SON OF EDWARD (1848-1926) & MARY ANN FLANAGAN (1852-1926) OF THIS ADDRESS. HE MARRIED ELLEN SMURTHWAITE, AT HULL, IN 1901. THEY HAD TWO CHILDREN AND LIVED AT 7 ADA'S AVENUE, ENA STREET HULL. HE WAS AN INSURANCE AGENT. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. JOINED THE EAST RIDING ROYAL ENGINEERS. SERVED IN THE IMPERIAL EGYPTIAN FOR […]
40 , PARAGON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
22/04/1916
       
Aged
35
BORN BRIGHOUSE, HALIFAX 1881. ENLISTED HULL. WIFE GERTRUDE FLORENCE RUSHWORTH. FRUIT WAREHOUSE FOREMAN. KILLED IN ACTION.
28 , GREEK STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
28/01/1917
       
Aged
24
BORN HULL 1893. SON OF DANIEL & EDITH A SMITH AT 28 GREEK STREET, (ARMY RECORDS ADDRESS). A RULLEYMAN. ENLISTED IN HULL, ON 09/11/1914, AGED 21 YEARS AND EIGHT MONTHS. A DRIVER IN THE ARMY SERVICE CORPS. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT 3 INCHES TALL, 120 LBS WEIGHT, 34 INCH CHEST, BROWN EYES, DARK BROWN HAIR, A SCAR ON HIS FOREHEAD. HE WENT ABSENT T […]
, BEVERLEY, EAST RIDING, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
27/04/1916
BORN ST MARY'S, BEVERLEY. LIVED IN HULL. ENLISTED IN BEVERLEY. REAL SURNAME WAS 'BRIGGS. SERVED WITH THE ROYAL GARRISON ARTILLERY. DIED IN BASRA, THE PERSIAN GULF, ON 27/04/1916. (SOLDIERS DIED RECORDS). HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS MOTHER, MARY BRIGGS.
2 LEONARDS AVENUE, ALEXANDRA ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
16/06/1917
       
Aged
41
BORN WEST NEWTON, YORKSHIRE 1875. SON OF JOSEPH & KATHLEEN THOMPSON,OF SWINE, HULL. A GARDNER, WORKING IN SKIRLAUGH (1911 CENSUS). HE ENLISTED AT HULL. SERVED WITH THE 1ST CONNAUGHT RANGERS, DIED IN MESOPOTAMIA, ON 16/06/2017, AGED 41. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON THE BASRA CEMETERY, IRAQ. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS WIFE. HIS WIDOW […]
3 CRANBOURNE TERRACE, SPYVEE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
12/06/1916
       
Aged
23
BORN HULL 1894. SON OF JOHN WILLIAM & HANNAH MARY THOMPSON AT 3 CRANBOURNE TERRACE, SPYVEE STREET, HULL (1901 CENSUS) & THEN MOVED TO FROME, SOMERSET IN 1911. ONE OF NINE CHILDREN. EMPLOYED AS A MONOTYPE OPERATOR. HE ENLISTED AT FROME, JOINING THE SOMERSET LIGHT INFANTRY. DIED IN IRAQ, ON 12/06/1916, AGED 23. HIS BROTHER, JOHN WI […]
, BEVERLEY, EAST RIDING, YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
17/11/1914
       
Aged
33
BORN BEVERLEY 17/03/1881. SON OF FANNY MARIA TWISS AND THE LATE EDWARD C. TWISS, MAGISTRATE OF HULL. GAZETTED TO 2/LT RE'S ON 2/05/1900. PROMOTED LIEUTENANT, ON 02/05/1903/ PROMOTED CAPTAIN ON 02/05/1910. SERVED WITH THE INDIAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCE IN THE PERSIAN GULF. KILLED IN ACTION ON 17/11/1914, AGED 33. BURIED BASRA, IRAQ. HIS WILL […]
13 BERESFORD AVENUE, BEVERLEY ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
22/08/1917
       
Aged
19
BORN GOOLE 1898. SECOND SON OF ALFRED WADSWORTH (1870-1958) & JOSEPHINE APPLEYARD (1870-1950). HIS FATHER WAS A STEAM SHIP OWNER AND MANAGER. SECOND OF FOUR SONS. HE SERVED AS AN AIR MECHANIC, IN THE ROYAL FLYING CORPS, 63RD SQUADRON. HE DIED AT THE GENERAL HOSPITAL, BASRA, ON 22/08/1917, AGED 19. COMMEMORATED ON THE BASRA MEMORIAL, IRAQ […]
11 , ELLESMERE AVENUE, INGS ROAD HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
25/04/1919
       
Aged
21
BORN 1898. SON OF ROBERT AND MAUD MARY WARD. SON OF A POLICEMAN. HE LIVED WITH TWO BROTHERS AND A SISTER AT THIS ADDRESS. WORKED AS A CLERK. ENLISTED AT HULL, ON 02/10/1915. THIS WAS HIS ARMY RECORDS ADDRESS. DESCRIBED AS 5 FOOT 4 INCHES TALL, 114 LBS WEIGHT, AND 33.5 INCH CHEST SIZE. SERVED IN THE RIVER SICK CONVOY UNIT IN MESOPOTANIA. […]
76 WATERLOO STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
Area
       
Died on
14/09/1917
       
Aged
29
BORN DEWSBURY 17/02/1888. SON OF JOSEPH WILMAN (1858-1932) & ELIZA ANN PARKINSON (1859-1889). HE LIVED IN HULL. ENLISTED HULL. WORKED AS A COAL MAN. SERVED A ONE MOTH PRISON SENTENCE AT HMP WAKEFIELD, FOR BEGGING. LIVED OSSETT WITH UNCLE - 1911 CENSUS. MARRIED AT SCULCOATES REGISTRY OFFICE, HULL, OCTOBER 1914. HIS WIFE WAS NELLIE ELI […]