Regiment: Royal Navy HMS "Black Prince"

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16 CHURCH STREET, THORNES LANE, WAKEFIELD, , WEST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
31/05/1916
       
Aged
31
BORN HULL 04/08/1884. SON OF ADA AND THE LATE GEORGE ARMITAGE, AT 16 CHURCH STREET, THORNES LANE, WAKEFIELD, , WEST YORKSHIRE (CWGC ADDRESS). HIS NAME IS RECORDED ON HULL'S GILLETT STREET ROLL OF HONOUR (Hull Daily Mail 30 August 1916). ALSO LISTED AS DROWNED ON THE SYKES STREET ROLL OF HONOUR (Hull Daily Mail 09 October 1916) HE SERVED […]
7 RICHARDS PLACE, ADELAIDE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
31/05/1916
       
Aged
21
BORN HULL 10/10/1894. SON OF THOMAS WILLIAM BEACOCK & ALICE WARD, OF 5 ROSE COURT, WALKER STREET AND THIS CWGC ADDRESS. ONE OF 13 CHILDREN. EX RECKITT'S WORKER. ENLISTED IN THE ROYAL NAVY ON 18/03/1913. SERVED AS A STOKER, FIRST CLASS, ON HMS 'BLACK PRINCE'. LOST AT SEA DURING THE BATTLE OF JUTLAND. HIS NAME IS LISTED ON ST MARY'S […]
5 DERBY TERRACE, CLARENDON STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
31/05/1916
       
Aged
38
BORN HULL 30/12/1877. SON OF FREDERICK & JANE CODD, OF HULL. ONE OF NINE CHILDREN. HIS WIFE MARY CODD LIVED IN MALTA. HE JOINED THE ROYAL NAVY ON 02/04/1900, AGED 22. SERVED AS ENGINE ROOM ARTICIFER FIRST CLASS, ON HMS "BLACK PRINCE". LOST AT SEA DURING THE BATTLE OF JUTLAND, ON 31/05/1916, AGED 38. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON PORTSMOUTH N […]
, PORTSMOUTH, HAMPSHIRE, SOUTH EAST ENGLAND, UK
       
       
Died on
31/05/1916
       
Aged
41
BORN HULL 12/06/1875. SON OF WILLIAM AND SARAH FLETCHER, OF HULL. HIS WIFE MARY FLETCHER LIVED AT 116 TORONTO ROAD, COPNOR PORTSMOUTH. SERVED AS A PETTY OFFICER, STOKER, IN THE ROYAL NAVY. LOST ON HMS 'BLACK PRINCE' DURING THE BATTLE OF JUTLAND, ON 31/05/1916. HMS BLACK PRINCE participated in the Battle of Jutland, but her end was a mis […]
Figham Gate,  Beverley, East Riding, UK
       
Died on
31/05/1916
       
Aged
19
Thomas Hunsley, born Arram, Yorkshire, 6 Jun 1896. Son of Mark Hunsley and Hannah Elizabeth Hunsley, of Figham Gate,  Beverley. He enlisted in the Royal Navy, at Portsmouth, on 03/03/1915. Served as a Stoker, 1st Class and joined the HMS Black Prince, on 24/06/1915. he was killed at the Battle of Jutland "The cruiser Black Prince whic […]
8 EWBANK STREET, STOCKTON ON TEES, DURHAM, CLEVELAND, UK
       
       
Died on
31/05/1916
       
Aged
22
BORN HULL 11/1/1894. SON OF JOSEPH LAROCHE (1853-1931) & ELLEN (NELLIE) LAROCHE (1856-1933) AT THIS CWGC ADDRESS. ONE OF ELEVEN CHILDREN. HIS PARENTS WERE FROM LIVERPOOL. MOVED TO BOLTON AND THEN HULL. JOINED THE ROYAL NAVY RESERVES, ON 03/12/194. AS A STOKER. TRAINED ON HMS 'VICTORY'. LOST AT SEA, ON HMS 'BLACK PRINCE', AT THE BATTL […]
33 , GEE STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
31/05/1916
       
Aged
20
BORN DONCASTER 27/11/1895. SON OF ALFRED HENRY & BELINDA NEWTON. HIS FATHER REMARRIED FRANCES CHARITY VENUS & HAD 12 CHILDREN. HERBERT LIVED WITH HIS SISTER, EVA MARIA BONEWELL, AT 33 GEE STREET, HULL. HERBERT JOINED THE ROYAL NAVY A YEAR AFTER HIS MOTHER DIED AND HAD SERVED FOR THREE AND HALF YEARS. HE WAS LOST WITH HIS SHIP AT […]
10 WILFRED TERRACE, SHARP STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK
       
       
Died on
31/05/1916
       
Aged
20
BORN HULL 1/8/1896. MOTHER EDITH WILLOWS ABOVE. NAVAL RECORDS. HMS BLACK PRINCE participated in the Battle of Jutland, but her end was a mistery for many years, as she had lost contact with the British fleet. The German account reads that HMS BLACK PRINCE briefly engaged the German battleship RHEINLAND at about 23:35 GMT, scoring two hi […]