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Castle Acre Norfolk
Fred Yull was born at Castle Acre, Norfolk in 1884 and was the son of Elias a colliery furnaceman and Eliza Yull née Smith of 41 Wesley Street, Annesley Woodhouse. Both his parents were born in Castle Acre, Norfolk, his father Elias in 1860 and his mother Eliza Smith in 1859, they were married in 1877 their marriage was recorded in the Freebridge Lynn, Norfolk registration district, they went on to have 9 children sadly 2 were to die in infancy or early childhood, their surviving children all born in Castle Acre were Albert Edward b 1880, William b1882, Fred b1884, Edith b1890, John b1892, Harry b1894 and Lily b1899. Fred Yull married his wife Maria Marson in 1909 their marriage was recorded in the Basford Registration area and the father of Louis Yull born 1910 in Kirkby in Ashfield . In 1911 they lived at 28 Smith's Row Annesley Woodhouse Nottinghamshire and were shown as Fred Yull 27 yrs a coal miner he is living with his wife Maria 25yrs and their son Louis 1 year In the same 1911 census his parents are living at 41 Wesley Street, Annesley Woodhouse and are shown as Elias 51 yrs a colliery furnace worker, he is living with his wife Eliza 52 yrs and their children, John 19 yrs a coal miner, Harry 17 yrs a coal miner, Lilley 12 yrs also living at the address is Nellie Gunthorpe 1 yr, a granddaughter.
He was a miner.
12 Sep 1918
1750633 - CWGC Website
13th Bn King's Royal Rifle Corps
Rifleman Fred Yull enlisted at Nottingham and served with the 13th battalion King's Royal Rifle Corps. He landed in France on 16th June 1915 and was killed in action on 12th September 1918 having no known grave his name is commemorated on the Vis-En-Artois Memorial, France.
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