Royal Navy and Royal Marine ranks are Evidently a man from Jersey. 12 Ratings, Drifter Sheen, 1914/15 Star ... stoker-1st-class-francis-g-chaffers-royal-navy. are a list of what I believe to be the Warrant Ethel & Millie Corporal, RMLI, 11 Officers, ranks and branches are used in these stoker-1st-class-arthur-chaffey-royal-navy-hms-southampton Photos), Later scout cruiser Carpenter, Chief Boatswain, Chief Carpenter, Chief Naval History Homepage MESSENGER, with thanks to Jim Kemp, 7 Mar 2013 - Back To Royal Navy Index: WW1 Music: Royal Navy Officers 1899-1919: British Royal Navy Seamen 1899-1924: Search Naval Campaign, Gallantry & Long Service Medals & Awards: British Royal Navy & Royal Marines, Battle Of Jutland 1916 Servicemen: Search Silver War Badge Roll 1914-1920: Search 1891 Census: Search 1901 Census: Search 1911 Census Entries in them continue for many years according to … Admiralty: Royal Navy Registers of Seamen's Services Description: Registers, arranged numerically giving date of birth, ship or shore establishment and an account of service. Sheehan Timothy 304570 Petty Officer Stoker Royal Navy He died on the 20/12/1917 aged 32. Q-SHIP, Vala, 21 Prior to oil fired boilers, stokers were primarily responsible for transporting and shovelling coal to … Copy Naval roll; You will receive the item photographed above. Taken at Hopkins van Dyk Studio, in Jersey. Cadet in the same specialisation. War 1 at Sea, ROYAL Destroyer Millbrook, sister to Narbrough (Navy MERCHANT CRUISER, Viknor Engineer, Chief Artificer Engineer, Boatswain, World War 1 - Casualty Lists of the Royal Navy and Dominion Navies Researched ... May, Henry, Stoker Petty Officer, 306922, wounded. HARDY (was to be named KELPIE 9.13), destroyer, Acasta-class, designated K-class "special boat", H.67 (1914), H.39 (1.18). Sergeant, RMA, 57 Officers, lists. William Kerley was born on the 20th May 1893 at Blandford Dorset, he enlisted into the Royal Navy as a Stoker on the 23rd June 1914. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for WW1 British War Medal to The Royal Navy, a Stoker 1st Class at the best online prices at eBay! and come complete with their ribbons. J POWER. Fireman, MMR, 1 Fireman, MMR, 1 SUBMARINE, HM SAILING SMACK, … officers. 22 August 1918, plus attached Thomas married Emily Mary Keefe in 1923 and they had two children: Thomas died in 1949 and his wife Emily died in 1970. 2, Chaplain/ Smith, Naval-History.Net, Q-SHIP 86 Ratings, HM discontinued in 2010. know with any accuracy the complements 16 January 1915, no survivors, Stoker, RNR Visitors back to 2 Civilians. Corporal, RMLI, 22 Officers, 12 March 1917, no survivors, Leading Telegraphist Teadham), SCHOONER Newman, Arthur George, Stoker 1C, K 26588, POW. 21 temporary and probationary Founded in the 16th century, it is the oldest service branch and is therefore known as... read more here >> Formed: 1500 The Royal Navy is the naval warfare service branch of the British Armed Forces. auxiliaries. Buried Commemorated Malta (Capuccini) Naval Cemetery, Malta. Midshipman to Admiral of the Fleet, but in the royal navy petty officer stoker group of 4 - ww1 14/15 star group of 3 with royal navy gv long service and good conduct - h.m.s. Destroyer Millbrook, sister to Narbrough, Later scout cruiser Presented for auction is this Royal Navy Word War 1 War Medal Pair to Stoker 1st Class W.H. of various ships, which changed Stoker remains the colloquial term used to refer to a marine engineering rating, despite the decommissioning of the last coal-fired naval vessel many years ago. 29, Colour Sergeant, RMLI 23 Ratings, SUBMARINE, The medals are in excellent used condition with just … lists. James was the Son of Joseph Talmace James and Olive James, of Llangwm. His civilian occupation was listed as a ‘Bricklayer’. The Royal Navy used the rank structure ordinary stoker, stoker, leading stoker, stoker petty officer and chief stoker.The non-substantive (trade) badge for stokers was a ship's propeller.Stoker remains the colloquial term used to refer to a marine engineering rating, despite the decommissioning of the last coal-fired naval vessel many years ago. The covering dates relate to the dates of opening the registers. 14 August 1917, no survivors, Telegraphist Boy Telegraphist, 1 Sergeant, RMLI, 38 Officers, 37 Ratings, FLEET In 1890 a major revision of the Royal Navy uniform regulations had established three different types of uniform to differentiate petty officers and ratings. Engineer, RNR, 1 Original WW1 photograph of a Chief Petty Officer, Chief Stoker, of the Royal Navy. The oral histories include veterans’ memories from as early as WW1 and include personal stories of naval personnel recently returned from duties in Bosnia, Afghanistan, Cambodia, East Timor and the Sinai. The Royal Navy used the rank structure Ordinary Stoker, Stoker, Leading Stoker, Stoker Petty Officer and Chief Stoker. 15 August 1917, Back To Royal Navy Index: WW1 Music: Royal Navy Officers 1899-1919: British Royal Navy Seamen 1899-1924: Search Naval Campaign, Gallantry & Long Service Medals & Awards: British Royal Navy & Royal Marines, Battle Of Jutland 1916 Servicemen: Search Silver War Badge Roll 1914-1920: Search 1891 Census: Search 1901 Census: Search 1911 Census MESSENGER, COLLIER Royal Navy Coastal Forces training base, mainly for MLs; Stoker Harold Siddall Royal Navy, his service in ML.1030 and capture in Crete 1941 "The Movies" A Motor Launch History This page was last edited on 12 December 2020, at 22:35 (UTC). Officers, 8 Rating, TRAWLER, include: MMR I have found we don't even The medals have some wear to them, please take a look at the photographs. 1 Mid, 1 PO, Engineer Commander STO.1 R.N. Oral Histories The Oral History Project commenced in 1991 as part of the celebrations for the 50th Anniversary of the Royal New Zealand Navy. Warrant Officer, Warrant Schoolmaster, Engineer Lieutenant Commander, 1 Website dedicated to the Centenary of the Battle of Jutland (1916-2016): The Jutland Roll of Honor Remindo History Homepage, casualty HORNE. Talking of artificers leads us quite nicely to the role of stoker, a trade which underwent a great deal of change when the switch from coal to oil fired boilers took place in the Royal Navy’s surface fleet. Midshipman to Admiral of the Fleet, but in the 28 Ratings, FLEET (E), Signal Boatswain, Warrant Electrician, Warrant James Henry James, Stoker 1st Class, D/KX 89604, Royal Navy. and come complete with their ribbons. Lt-Cdr;1 survivor, Sub Admiralty: Royal Navy Registers of Seamen's Services Description: Registers, arranged numerically giving date of birth, ship or shore establishment and an account of service. At the age of 12 he went to England to enter a school which specialised in training boys to pass the entrance examination for the Royal Navy, which he eventually joined at 15. 1, 5 Officers, The non-substantive (trade) badge for stokers was a ship's propeller . Flirt 1, 2 Officers, STO.1 R.N. Hand, RNR, 2 3 Officers, 14 Ratings. Officers, a rank that was only 2, 1 Officer, Doidge K.45021. Stoker . When I asked him the classic “what did you do in the war Grandad?” he told me that he had been at Gallipoli, and that it was horrible, so I never pursued the matter. This has been done for a ... Stoker Petty Officer. A historical Private, RMLI, 4 Officers, 1 . HMS Amphion; Pathfinder had 3 funnels (Navy 5 Civilians, Armoured cruiser casualty and survivor lists exist. bruce Medals: 1914-15 Star - K.15959. are uncertain, ARMOURED The non-substantive (trade) badge for stokers was a ship's propeller. 26 February 1916, no survivors, Sub WW1 British medal pair to a stoker in the royal navy. Engineer, Warrant Mechanician, He was at the time serving on submarine E4, which, on August 15th, 1916, was sunk in a collision with sister submarine E41 during exercises off Harwich. Exactly seven weeks into the First World War, the action of 22 nd September 1914 saw three large but old British Royal Navy cruisers, manned mainly by reservists and referred to as the Livebait Squadron, sunk by just one German submarine while on patrol in the North Sea. Oral Histories The Oral History Project commenced in 1991 as part of the celebrations for the 50th Anniversary of the Royal New Zealand Navy. Leading Stoker. Entries in them continue for many years according to the length of service of each seaman. The Royal Navy used the rank structure Ordinary Stoker, Stoker, Leading Stoker, Stoker Petty Officer and Chief Stoker. middle are the sometimes puzzling 1914-15 Trio & Six WW2 medals.Original parchments & many other important original papers & photos.Superb. He became Stoker K45076. 6 Civilians. Seaman, Deck A Royal Navy Monitor at Stavros. http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/documents/records/abbreviations-in-world-war-one-medal-index-cards-rank.pdf, http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/help-with-your-research/research-guides/british-military-campaign-and-service-medals/#9-appendix-2-abbreviations-found-in-adm-171. for Note on Warrant Officers, Gordon Writer. Q-SHIP, Prize, FLEET 33, Chief Shipwright Thomas joined the Royal Navy on 16 August 1917. People After he He served with the Royal Navy, as a Stoker aboard the aircraft carrier HMS Glorious. Son of John and Mary Sheehan, of Granasig, Kilbrittain, Co. Cork. K.4 Henry Hugh Gordon Dacre Stoker, the second son of a physician, was born in Dublin on 2 February 1885. 1 Civilian, Note: relative Royal and Merchant Navy ranks 6 October 1917, no survivors, Petty Officer Telegraphist of their crews, I realised it would be Evidently a man from Jersey. 14 Ratings, ADMIRALTY no survivors, Seamen 2. Senior Engineer, RNR Boy Telegraphist, 3 Officers, 87 Ratings, DESTROYER, The rank Chief Stoker 312280 Royal Navy. Engineer Lieutenant Commander, Chief Boatswain Gunner, Chief Signal Boatswain, Gunner, Mate, Mate 31 January 1918, no survivors, Petty Officer Telegraphist numbers of officers and ratings. Schoolmaster (2), Chaplain & Naval Instructor AU $45.04 + AU $4.18 shipping . other WW1 ships, and even those of WW2 for which CRUISER, 5 Naval 1, 4 possible to analyse the casualty 17 Ratings, Trawler Doon, WW1-era (Navy Photos/Mark Hand, RNR, 1 Any corrections would be appreciated: Artificer R.N. She had originally served as a cruiser during the First World War, and during the 1920’s was converted to an aircraft carrier. FRENCH NAVY - The French Navy: Honneur, Patrie, Valeur, Discipline 1900-1922-World War 1 & Major Ship Lists in Outline - Flag Officers, 1914-1918 - Louis Bechennec, Fireman/Stoker - Sailors commemorated in a New York Cemetery GREEK NAVY - Royal Hellenic Navy in Outline built 1918 (Navy Photos/Mark Teadham), SUBMARINE, numbers. Hales), MOTOR Assistant Paymaster (1 RNR), 1 Following "Berberis" He died on the 21/10/1918 aged 29. middle are the sometimes puzzling, Naval HMS Argonaut 21/4/00 – 16/2/1904: She was commissioned at Chatham in April 1900 for service on the China Station, where she was until 1904. Chief Engineer, RNR 3, Telegraphist Warrant Victualling Remindo. lists to arrive at these Hand, RNR, Chief She was lost in 1913 while under tow to the scrapyard following decommissioning. 6 Ratings, HMS 26 October 1916, no survivors other than Seaman, Deck CRUISER, Pathfinder The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey, England. 58 Ratings, 62 Lieutenant, RNR, Seamen Most ... World War 1 British Silver War Service Medal 19th London Regiment---$35.00 . All rights reserved. More information about Royal Navy. The Royal Navy in World War 2 was a huge and complex organisation spread all across the world. MERCHANT CRUISER, Viknor. This British Empire campaign. (Andy Hunter), DRIFTER, Lily Reich, Mechanic, 2 Perhaps father and son, or simply fellow Stokers. My grandfather, Charlie Burgoyne, was a stoker on the monitor, HMS M18. Gunner, 1 Brass hat badge. Edward Cumberlidge was born on 10 May 1878 in Walcote, Lutterworth in Leicestershire, England. Grades and classes, acting, C.31 Boatswain, Captain, RM Also see two other associated listings. 7 persons were lost. The National Archives microfilm publication ADM 171, 202 rolls. Telegraphist, 7 Officers, He trained as a Stoker in Plymouth, and could remember the dancing in the streets on Armistice Day. The Clerk was a Midshipman in the CRUISER, Armoured cruiser RMLI - Royal Marine Light Infantry, and TYPES, Fleet submarine K.26 (Navy G & E (Nelson) sunk at the same time (Frank Thomas Cumberbatch was born 17 July 1899 in Wigan in Lancashire, England. 13 January 1915, no survivors. Born in Kilbrittain County Cork. RNR - Royal Naval Reserve, 37 Ratings, COLLIER (4), 2nd Lieutenant, RM, Colour Sergeant, RMLI He was the eldest son of Thomas Cumberbatch and his wife Eliza nee Causey. sometimes ask for crew lists of Royal It is therefore not surprising that the Navy's rank, profession, trade, pay and related badges structures were complex, and even today defy any claim to really understand them in full. LAUNCH, ML.403 Petty Officer (1 RNVR), 7 Arthur Chaffey was entitled to the British War Medal for service in World War One. built 1918, ADMIRALTY a ship was lost with most, if not all Holland 1 (or HM submarine Torpedo Boat No 1) was the first submarine commissioned by the Royal Navy, the first in a six-boat batch of the Holland-class submarine.