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Regiment
Address
Narrative
HU3 5SB
       
       
Died on
14/12/1914
       
Aged
50
Frederick NORFOLK, Donkeyman, S S. Dago. He was drowned on the 14th December 1914 aged 50 years, born in Hull, (Wills and Admin, Ancestry) He lived at 16 Malvern Avenue, Cecil Street, Kingston-upon-Hull . His effects went to his widow Mary Jane.
18 Victoria Street, Hull
       
       
Died on
06/01/1916
       
Aged
22
Born Hull 1893. Son of the late Albert Jagger. Beloved and eldest step son of Alice Maude Simmons, of 18 Victoria Street, Hull. He died at sea, on the steam ship 'Bassano', on 06/01/1916, aged 22. His mother still reported his death every year. (Hull Daily Mail 06/01/1922). There are no CWGC records of his death.
HU5 1PN
       
       
Died on
26/02/1916
       
Aged
34
Born Hull, 1882. Son of John Edward Tadman (1857-1897) and Rhoda Elizabeth Kirkwood. a Merchant Seaman. He married Ethel Margaret Kilvington, at Hull, in 19109. they lived at 49 Washington Street, Hull (HDM 28/02/1916). The Dido Steamship was a British Merchant steamer of 4,769grt. On the 26th February 1916 when on route from Hull for In […]
BORN HULL 1893. SON OF GEORGE EDWARD PITTAWAY (1863-1928) & ADA SELLARS (1870-1962), OF  73 SHARP STREET, NEWLAND AVENUE, HULL. (CWGC ADDRESS) SON OF A JOINER. SECOND OF EIGHT CHILDREN. HE HAD FOUR BROTHERS AND THREE SISTERS. A SAW MILL LABOURER. HE ENLISTED IN HULL, SERVED WITH THE 1/4TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. DIED IN NEAR FREZE […]
80 Grimston Street, Hull
       
       
Died on
26/02/1916
       
Aged
34
Fireman on the s/s 'Dido'. sunk on 26/02/1916, aged 34. lived at 80 Grimston Street, Hull (HDM 28/02/1916)
HU3 4TX
       
       
Died on
31/10/1917
       
Aged
29
Born at Settrington, Malton, Yorks. Son of William Smith; husband of Florence Smith, of I, Claremont Avenue, Scarborough St., Hessle Rd., Hull. Reported as died of wounds, on 31/10/1917, aged 29. Served in the 49th Battery, 40th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. He left a widow and three children. Son of Mrs Smith - 66 Manchester Street, […]
189 Buckingham Street, Hull, UK
       
       
Died on
31/08/1917
Private, W Metcalf, KOYLI. Son of Isaac and Elizabeth Metcalf. Died at Birmingam Hospital, 31/08/1918. Buried at Hull Hedon Road Cemetery. His military Funeral was reported in the Hull Daily Mail, on 01/09/1917. He lived at 189 Buckingham Street. Before the war he had worked for the North eastern railways being a loader at the Wilmington […]
HU3 5LX
       
       
Died on
24/11/1918
       
Aged
22
Born Hull 1896. Son of William and Mirand Proctor, od 2 Newington Street, Hull. Youngest of eight children. He was a draper's errand boy before he enlisted (1911 Census). Served as Rifleman, Walter Proctor, 1438, 12th King's Royal Rifle Corps, reported as died in Germany, 24/11/1918. His army effects were left to his sister, Mrs Annie Ro […]
HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
Died on
18/02/1915
       
Aged
42
LOST ON THE FISHING VESSEL, "YOKOHAMA", ON 18/02/1915, AGED 42. COMMEMORATED ON THE HESSLE ROAD, NAVAL MEMORIAL, HULL. NO CWGC RECORDS
HU2 9AP
       
CB Ward, Royal Navy, is listed on Hull's Clifton Street School Memorial. His details are unknown and I would be grateful for any any information, to help identify him?
HU3 4AL
       
       
Died on
22/11/1918
       
Aged
36
Private, 27082, James Brown, Labour Corps, died on 22/11/1918. (HDM 23/11/1919), Son of James and Emma, of 97 Wassand Street, Hull (1911 census). A former dock labourer. James (Jim) Brown, reported as died of influenza, in France, on 22/11/1918, aged 36. His death and address was reported in the Hull Daily Mail . Not found in CWGC records  
5 Maple Street, Queen's Road, Hull, UK
       
       
Aged
21
Alf Watson , East Yorkshire Regiment, was reported as died of wounds in the Hull Daily Mail on 11/07/1918, with his photograph.* He formerly worked for the Hull & Barnsley railways. He had already been wounded twice. He lived at 5 Maple Street, Queen's Road, Hull
LOCKINGTON, BEVERLEY, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
17/04/1917
       
Aged
19
BORN ROOS, 1898. SON OF ARTHUR AND POLENA NALTON, OF 10 WORTLEY STREET, BRUMBY, SCUNTHORPE (CWGC ADDRESS). LIVED IN LOCKINGTON, BEVERLEY. ENLISTED HULL. SERVED WITH THE EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT. TRANSFERRED TO THE 203RD MOUNTED MACHINE GUN CORPS. KILLED IN ACTION, ON 17/04/1917, AGED 19. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS FATHER. BURIED A […]
46 , EGTON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
01/07/1916
       
Aged
23
BORN WAKEFIELD 1893. SON OF FAITH & THE LATE REVEREND, JAMES AARON, OF EGTON STREET & 29 MARVEL STREET, HULL. BEFORE THE WAR JIM WORKED ON SHIP KEELS, LIKE HIS FATHER BEFORE HIM. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. JIM AARON SERVED WITH THE 8TH KING'S OWN YORKSHIRE LIGHT INFANTRY AND WAS KILLED ON THE FIRST DAY OF THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME. 1ST […]
9 , SPYVEE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
03/05/1917
       
Aged
22
BORN HULL 1894, SCULCOATES. SON OF THOMAS HENRY ABBA (1855-1920) & THE LATE ELIZABETH JOHNSON (1860-1908), AT THIS ADDRESS. SON OF A CABINET MAKER. ONE OF SIX CHILDREN. WORKED AS A JUNIOR CLERK AND JOINED THE "HULL COMMERCIALS", 1ST PALS BATTALION. HE ENLISTED IN  HULL, ON 03/09/1914. SERVED WITH THE 10TH EAST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT, 'A […]
9 , SPYVEE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
09/04/1917
       
Aged
35
BORN HULL 1886. SON OF THOMAS HENRY ABBA (1855-1920) & THE LATE ELIZABETH JOHNSON (1860-1908), AT THIS ADDRESS. SON OF A CABINET MAKER. ONE OF SIX CHILDREN. HIS FAMILY ALSO LIVED 23 & 100 WITHAM & 47 COURTNEY STREET, HULL. HE WAS A SALESMAN AND COLLECTOR BEFORE THE WAR. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. EX 22536, EYR. HE TRANSFERRED TO TH […]
146 , CUMBERLAND STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
21/02/1915
       
Aged
23
BORN HULL 1892. SON OF THOMAS ABBOTT, 146 CUMBERLAND STREET. HE HAD SERVED IN INDIA FOR TWO AND HALF YEARS, AND RETURNED HOME FOR ONE MONTH BEFORE JOINING HIS REGIMENT IN FRANCE. HE WAS KILLED IN ACTION ON 21ST FEBRUARY 1915, AGED 23. HIS DEATH AND ADDRESS WERE REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL ON 4TH MARCH 1915 & HDM 15/5/15. HIS PHOTOGR […]
47 , WITTY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
21/05/1915
       
Aged
22
BORN HULL 1891. SON OF JOHNATHAN & ISABELLA ABBOTT. ABOVE. ALSO LIVED AT 32 CLYDE STREET IN 1911 & 42. NAVAL RECORDS. HE WORKED AS A SHIP'S FIREMAN AND WAS UNMARRIED. HE WAS LOST AT SEA ON 21/5/1915,AGED 22. HIS DEATH WAS REPORTED IN THE HULL TIMES 19/06/1915. Sabrina (H 346) FV was a British registered fishing vessel of 179grt t […]
1 WHITFIELD AVENUE, DIVISION ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom
       
       
Died on
19/11/1915
       
Aged
34
BORN HULL 23/8/1881. SON OF HENRY & MARY ANN ABBOTT AT 108 ADELAIDE STREET (1901 CENSUS) & ABOVE ADDRESS (SUPPLIED BY JON GROBBLER). HE WAS MENTIONED IN DISPATCHES FOR MINESWEEPING SERVICES. LEFT WIFE MARY & TWO CHILDREN. AT 5 CHURCHILL STREET, DOVER (NAVAL RECORDS). NOTE: A JOHN WILLIAM ABBOTT, RN - LIVED AT 22 LEONARD STREET, HULL. LI […]
8 JOHNSON'S BUILDINGS, GREEN LANE, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
01/08/1917
       
Aged
19
BORN HULL 1/10/1897. ELDEST SON OF GEORGE ABEL& MARY ELLEN SNEE, TREVOR STREET, HULL. DIED ON 1/08/1917 IN BELGIUM. HE WAS UNMARRIED AND HIS ARMY EFFECTS WERE LEFT TO HIS MOTHER. HIS NAME IS RECORDED ON ST CHARLES CHURCH MEMORIAL, JARRETT STREET.