Royal Navy War Grave Photos for reference

Discussion in 'War Grave Photographs' started by CL1, Sep 19, 2011.

  1. Tony56

    Tony56 Member Patron

    Ernest Thomas Veryard
    Lieut-Commander
    Died: 23/03/1943
    Age: 66
    Royal Navy H.M.S. President II
    Awards:M B E
    Grave 563
    NEWHAVEN CEMETERY 50.800367, 0.036165
    Son of Thomas and Kate Veryard; husband of Isabella Hart Veryard, of Copnor, Hampshire
    Casualty details
    Veryard_E T.JPG
     
    CL1 likes this.
  2. Tony56

    Tony56 Member Patron

    George Funnell
    Ordinary Seaman
    P/JX193188
    Died: 16/09/1940
    Age: 20
    Royal Navy H.M.S. Dolphin
    NEWTIMBER (ST. JOHN) CHURCHYARD 50.905957, -0.193155
    Son of George T. Funnell and Minnie Funnell, of Newtimber

    Casualty details
    Funnell_GW.JPG
     
    CL1 likes this.
  3. Tony56

    Tony56 Member Patron

    Maurice Hugh Stephens
    Lieut-Commander (A)
    Died: 02/09/1946
    Age: 54
    Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
    WARNHAM (ST. MARGARET) CHURCHYARD 51.090722, -0.346484
    Son of James and Emma Stephens; husband of Marjorie Isabel Stephens, of Hammersmith, London. Also served in the R.N.A.S. in the 1914-18 War
    Casualty details
    Stephens_MH.JPG
     
    CL1 likes this.
  4. Tony56

    Tony56 Member Patron

    Donald H W Hunnisett
    Leading Seaman
    LT/JX241630
    Died: 05/08/1943
    Age: 32
    Royal Naval Patrol Service H.M. Trawler Red Gauntlet
    Plot D. Row 11. Grave 27
    SELSEY (ST. PETER) CHURCH CEMETERY [St Wilfrid’s Chapel, Church Norton, West Sussex 50.754902, -0.765163]
    Son of Harry Stuart Hunnisett and Alice Woodhouse Hunnisett, of Selsey Bill; husband of Sheila Emily Hunnisett, of Selsey Bill
    Casualty details
    Hunnisett_DHW.JPG
     
    CL1 likes this.
  5. Tony56

    Tony56 Member Patron

    James Levoir
    Petty Officer
    C/239715
    Died: 03/05/1942
    Age: 50
    Royal Navy H.M.S. Pembroke
    Grave 341
    BURWASH (ST. BARTHOLOMEW) CHURCHYARD 50.997714, 0.388737
    Son of James and Annie Levoir; husband of Mildred E. Levoir, of Burwash

    Casualty details
    Levoir_J.JPG
     
    CL1 likes this.
  6. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    HAZEL, JOHN
    Rank:
    Assistant Steward
    Service No:
    LT/LX 31210
    Date of Death:
    12/05/1943
    Age:
    19
    Regiment/Service:
    Royal Naval Patrol Service
    H.M.S. Europa.
    Grave Reference:
    Due west of tower.
    Cemetery:
    KENSWORTH (ST. MARY) CHURCHYARD
    Additional Information:
    Son of Robert Hazel, and of Ethel Hazel, of Kensworth.
     

    Attached Files:

  7. Tony56

    Tony56 Member Patron

    LOVEBAND, ROCHFORT YERBURGH
    Rank: Commander
    Date of Death: 04/04/1945
    Age: 54
    Regiment/Service: Royal Navy H.M.S. President
    Cemetery: IFIELD (ST. MARGARET) CHURCHYARD, CRAWLEY
    Son of the Revd. Walter Loveband, M.A. and of Lucy Isobel Loveband, (nee Yerburgh), of Ifield; husband of Mary Sigowoney Loveband, of Warblington, Hampshire.
    Loveband_RY (1).JPG Loveband_RY (2).jpg

    Casualty details
     
    CL1 likes this.
  8. Tony56

    Tony56 Member Patron

    HONEYBUN, BRIAN ROUTLEY
    Rank: Sub-Lieutenant (A)
    Date of Death: 27/02/1943
    Age: 21
    Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
    Grave Reference: Grave D.44

    St Mary Shipley
    Son of Arthur Emsley Honeybun and Dorothy Grace Honeybun, of Northfields, Ealing, Middlesex.
    Honeybun_BR (1).JPG
    Casualty details
     
    CL1 likes this.
  9. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    Able Seaman NEW, EDWIN LEONARD
    Service Number C/J108273

    Died 10/12/1946

    Aged 39

    H.M.S. Caledon.
    Royal Navy

    Son of Henry Charles and Agnes F. New husband of Alice Louisa New, of Hanwell.


    INSCRIPTION
    IN LOVING MEMORY
     

    Attached Files:

  10. Deacs

    Deacs Well i am from Cumbria. Patron

    Stoker 1st Class WILSON, JOSEPH MURRAY
    Service Number C/KX143932

    Died 07/05/1946

    Aged 21

    H.M.S. Cochrane
    Royal Navy

    Son of Robert William and Nancy Wilson, of Dunbar, East Lothian.

    Casualty
    Picture1.jpg
     
    CL1 likes this.
  11. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    Petty Officer LAPLAIN, HENRY CHARLES
    Service Number P/J47221

    Died 02/06/1945

    Aged 44

    H.M.S. Spartiate.
    Royal Navy

    Son of Alfred Henry and Caroline Ellen Laplain, of Walthamstow, husband of Jean Laplain, of Walthamstow.


    INSCRIPTION
    SWEETEST THOUGHTS SHALL EVER LINGER ROUND THIS SPOT WHERE THOU ART LAID
     

    Attached Files:

    Deacs likes this.
  12. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    Hugh MacLean likes this.
  13. Hugh MacLean

    Hugh MacLean Senior Member

    Visited Kilmory old churchyard, Arisaig and Moidart - St Mary's RC Church.
    The graves of 5 known Royal Navy seamen lie here and one unidentified seaman all from HMS CURACOA which was in collision with the troopship QUEEN MARY on 2 October 1942. Please see linked thread from Martin Edwards where Mike L (RIP) was asking for photos - Which ship was sunk..... the sequel!! - I am sorry for Mike I got them far too late.

    Able Seaman CALDWELL, ROBERT
    Service Number P/JX207935
    Died 02/10/1942
    Aged 27
    H.M.S. Curacoa
    Royal Navy
    Son of Robert and Martha Caldwell, of Blackpool, Lancashire.
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Unidentified grave known only to God
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Chief Ordnance Artificer COX, GEORGE HARRY CHARLES
    Service Number C/M36713
    Died 02/10/1942
    Aged 37
    H.M.S. Curacoa
    Royal Navy
    Son of Charles and Hetty Cox; husband of Catherine Louise Cox, of Gillingham, Kent.
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Ordnance Artificer 4th Class WILLMOTT, WILFRED JOHN
    Service Number C/MX96183
    Died 02/10/1942
    Aged 27
    H.M.S. Curacoa
    Royal Navy
    Son of William and Violet Ethel Willmott.
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Ordinary Seaman BREWER, ALEC ALFA
    Service Number P/JX349726
    Died 02/10/1942
    Aged 19
    H.M.S. Curacoa
    Royal Navy
    Son of George and Florence Ada Brewer, of Frome, Somerset.
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Chief Petty Officer Cook GOWER, LEONARD FRANK (LEN)
    Service Number C/MX46136
    Died 02/10/1942
    Aged 35
    H.M.S. Curacoa
    Royal Navy
    Son of Violet Una Frances Gower, of South Willesborough, Ashford, Kent; grandson of Mr. L. Gower, of South Willesborough.


    Regards
    Hugh
     

    Attached Files:

    timuk, CL1 and ozzy16 like this.
  14. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    Air Mechanic (E) 1st Class EASON, PHILIP STANTON
    Service Number L/FX105583

    Died 16/02/1946

    Aged 21

    H.M.S. Daedalus III.
    Royal Navy

    Son of Albert Stanton Eason and Dorothy May Eason; grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Gideon Eason, of Blackheath.


    INSCRIPTION
    SAFE IN THE ARMS OF JESUS

    upload_2018-6-14_19-44-28.png
     
  15. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    Petty Officer Stoker FOWLER, THOMAS JOHN ROBERT
    Service Number R/KX 118748

    Died 03/10/1942

    Royal Navy

    upload_2018-6-14_19-45-46.png
     
  16. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    Warrant Wardmaster MCDUFF, JAMES WILLIAM ALEXANDER
    Died 09/02/1946

    Aged 51

    Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve

    Son of James and Elizabeth Martha McDuff, of Greenwich; husband of Ethel McDuff, of Blackheath.


    INSCRIPTION
    WE LOVED THEE WELL BUT JESUS LOVED THEE BEST. GOOD NIGHT

    upload_2018-6-14_19-47-44.png
     
  17. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    Able Seaman YOUNG, ALBERT THOMAS
    Service Number C/JX206929

    Died 13/04/1943

    Aged 21

    H.M.S. Pembroke.
    Royal Navy

    Son of William and Lavinia Young, of Charlton.


    INSCRIPTION
    AT THE SETTING OF THE SUN AND IN THE MORNING WE WILL REMEMBER


    upload_2018-6-14_19-49-52.png
     
  18. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    Able Seaman STURGESS, CHARLES ALGERNON CROBER
    Service Number C/SS11777

    Died 15/05/1940

    Aged 35

    H.M.S. Versatile.
    Royal Navy

    Son of Charles and Elizabeth Sturgess; husband of Amy Maud Sturgess, of Barnet, Hertfordshire.


    INSCRIPTION
    IN LOVING MEMORY OF A DEAR HUSBAND AND FATHER

    upload_2018-6-14_19-51-18.png
     
  19. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    Signalman HOWE, GEORGE EDWARD
    Service Number C/JX169996

    Died 04/02/1947

    Aged 27

    H.M.S. Letitia.
    Royal Navy

    Son of Arnold and Caroline Howe, of Greenwich.


    INSCRIPTION
    GOD BLESS, GEORGE TILL WE MEET AGAIN. MAM AND DAD


    upload_2018-6-14_19-52-34.png
     
  20. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery Patron

    Able Seaman DESFORGES, RICHARD FREDERICK
    Service Number P/JX 275576

    Died 25/04/1943

    Aged 23

    H.M.S. Victory.
    Royal Navy

    Son of Richard Herbert and Daisy Georgina Mable Desforges, of Charlton.

    upload_2018-6-14_19-53-55.png
     

Share This Page