Royal Navy


Local men who served with the Royal Navy:


Broadhurst, William C

William Charles Broadhurst, Chief Motor Mechanic MB/939, (Motor Boat Reserve) H.M.M.L. “No. 545.” Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Died of pneumonia 26th June 1918 in Gibraltar, aged 25 … Continue reading

Clarke, Frank

Frank Clarke, Mersey Z/813, H.M.S. Pembroke, Royal Navy Died of pneumonia 17th September 1917 in Glasgow Royal Infirmary, aged 23 … Continue reading

Dale, Silvester

Silvester/Samuel Dale, Private 308, Plymouth Battalion RN Division, RMLI Killed in action 3rd May 1915 in the Dardanelles, aged 19 … Continue reading

Goodwin, Edison

Edison Goodwin, Ordinary Seaman J/71869, H.M.S. “Contest”, Royal Navy Killed in action 18th September 1917 at sea in the English Channel, aged 18 … Continue reading

Harding, George A

George Albert Harding, Able Seaman R/4438, Anson Bn. R.N. Div. Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Killed in action 19th February 1918 in France, aged 28 … Continue reading

Jones, Edward

Edward Jones, Private PLY/878S, 2nd R.M. Bn., R.N. Div. Royal Marine Light Infantry Killed in action 6th January 1916 at Gallipoli, Turkey, aged 22 … Continue reading

Jones, J William J

James William Jackson Jones, Stoker 1st Class K/13545, Royal Navy HMS Indefatigable Lost at sea 31st May 1916 in the Battle of Jutland, aged 23 … Continue reading

Wheelton, Fred

Fred Wheelton, Able Seaman R/4422, Hood Bn. R.N. Div., Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Died of wounds 3rd January 1918 in France, aged 34 … Continue reading

Whitmore, Arthur

Arthur Whitmore, Private PO/16312, Portsmouth Battalion, Royal Marine Light Infantry Killed in action 6th May 1915 at Gallipoli, aged 21 … Continue reading