As noted in ADM199/799, on 19th August 1941 HMT Thorbryn and was towing (probably, the sources are confused) landing craft LCT12 [A12] and LCM25...
MEAD, Reginald H, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR (HMS Excellent), [DOVER (ST. JAMES'S) CEMETERY]
During operations in support of the Dunkirk whilst onboard...
Hi, I am looking for some help with finding more details regarding the circumstances of the death of Sub-Lieutenant (A), Leonard Francis Cradock,...
Hi I am looking at a pair of WW2 medals and they do not have any info besides the box of issue and on the front it says
Mr JE Lindsay180 Endike...
Casualty Details | CWGC
Name and Rank
PETER THORP ECKERSLEY
Regiment & Unit/Ship
Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
There's lots of books and documentaries about German U-boats but I've always wondered why is there so little about Royal Navy submarines? Did they...
Hi, I'm a first-time poster searching for information about a relative, Thomas Derrick STEELE who died in an air crash on Christmas Eve 1943 in...
I'm researching Lieutenant-Commander John 'Jock' Moffat, the man credited with crippling the Bismark. I have quite a bit on him though cannot...
hi all, had a lot of help from you guys researching my grandfather, now I am trying to find more info on his two brothers
Sub lieutenant j b...
Never heard of him, but an alert from Oxford University pointed to this book 'Crash Start':In 1940 a first-year student at Oxford gave up his...
I'm currently looking into my great-grandfather's military records on Ancestry. We were aware of him being in the Royal Navy,...
I’m trying to find information on the above gentleman
I know he was in command of HMS Gulland 1944-45
A relative served as a Lieutenant, RNVR, and a few of his letters to his parents have ended up with me. Most are headed with the name of his ship...
Sub-Lieutenant (A) JONES, JOHN MILES
H.M.S. Implacable. Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
I would appreciate help with this: in the Navy List there are quite a number of RNVR Lt (Sp) listed. I know that some were in naval Intelligence,...
Seaman MACPHAIL, DONALD JOHN
Service Number D/X 10578B
H.M.S. Jupiter, Royal Naval Reserve
Able Seaman MAWDSLEY, ARTHUR THOMAS
Service Number D/MD/X 2775
H.M.S. Mahratta., Royal Naval Volunteer...
I have an entry from a 1943 Navy List, under Royal Navy Volunteer Reserve - Temporary Lieutenants (A), that reads:
(P) Hill Dugan Simpson 25 July...
Rank: Sub-Lieutenant (A)
Date of Death: 10/03/1942
Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve, H.M.S. Eagle.
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