Other names: Charles
Locations in this story: East Knoyle, WiltshireSwindon, WiltshireWrexham, Clwyd, Wales
Story: Charles Hull was born in East Knoyle, Wiltshire, on 26 Feb 1894 and baptised there at the Independent Chapel on 4 Jun 1894 the son of Edwin George Hull and Anna Hull (nee Merryweather). He lived his early life at Milton, East Knoyle. He enlisted with the Royal Marines Light Infantry on 11 Dec 1915 (Service No. 2069) and though it is not known in which theatre of war he served in he would have qualified for the Victory and British War Medals on his discharge. His marriage to Dorothy Annie Wendel was registered in Swindon, Wiltshire, where, by 1921, he was living at 11 Bath Road working as a GWR Porter. By the time of the 1939 Register he had moved to 52 Winifred Street, Swindon, Wiltshire, and was working as a GWR Yard Foreman. His death was recorded in Wrexham, Clwyd, Wales, during 1978.