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  1918-1939 - Casualty Lists of the Royal Navy and Dominion Navies
Researched & compiled by Don Kindell

1925 - in date, ship/unit & name order

HM Submarine M.1, lost 12 November 1925  (Navy Photos, click to enlarge)

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(1) Casualty information in order - Surname, First name, Initial(s), Rank and part of the Service other than RN (RNR, RNVR, RFR etc), Service Number (ratings only, also if Dominion or Indian Navies), (on the books of another ship/shore establishment, O/P on passage), Fate

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Friday, 2 January 1925


Barham, battleship

 ROWSELL, Raymond R, Boy 1c, J 107722, illness


Ramillies, battleship

 COLE, James J, Petty Officer, 236546, drowned


Royal Marines HQ

 WISE, William M, Marine, 18219 (Pens), died



Sunday, 4 January 1925


Argus, aircraft carrier

 MURRAY, Lindley A, Petty Officer, J 57, illness



Tuesday, 6 January 1925


Emperor of India, battleship

 CLEAR, John, Able Seaman, J 41724, illness



Thursday, 8 January 1925


Vivid, Devonport

 EVANS, Leslie, Stoker 2c, K 65088, illness



Friday, 9 January 1925


Benbow, battleship

 RENDELL, William J, Petty Officer, 233572, illness


Crocus, fleet sweeping sloop

 CARNEIRO, Victor C, Officer's Steward 2c, L 8960, illness


Eagle, aircraft carrier, 

 NICHOLAS, Henry S, Musician, RMB, RMB 1736, illness



Saturday, 10 January 1925


Cleopatra, light cruiser

 HILL, Douglas, Engineer Commander, illness



Wednesday, 14 January 1925


Revenge, battleship

 BARKER, George H, Able Seaman, 239724, illness



Saturday, 17 January 1925


Carysfort, light cruiser

 HUME, Wellington B, Engineer Commander, illness



Sunday, 18 January 1925


Royal Naval Reserve

 NOSWORTHY, Ernest P, Lieutenant Commander, RNR, illness


Victory, Portsmouth

 LOVEJOY, Arthur T, Stoker 2c, K 65041, illness

 MANCTON, Harry G, Stoker 2c, K 62882, illness



Thursday, 22 January 1925


Hood, battlecruiser

 COLRIDGE, Bernard, Officer's Steward 3c, l 13377, drowned



Tuesday, 27 January 1925


Calliope, light cruiser

 CARD, Frederick J, Stoker 2c, K 47579, illness



Thursday, 29 January 1925


Pembroke, Chatham

 PORCH, George F, Yeoman of Signals, 226476, illness


Royal Naval Reserve

 YOUNG, Edward J L, Paymaster Lieutenant Commander, RNR, illness



Sunday, 1 February 1925


RN Hospital, Bermuda

 CHENERY, Rowland W, Leading Sick Berth Attendant, M 5510, illness


Vivid, Devonport

 SHAW, Robert J, Able Seaman, 217865, illness



Thursday, 5 February 1925


Fisgard, Portsmouth

 NEWELL, Alfred, Able Seaman, 198325, illness



Friday, 6 February 1925


Impregnable, Devonport

 COOK, William H, Petty Officer, 220522, illness



Monday, 9 February 1925


M.29, ex-monitor, minelayer, later renamed Medusa

 BAKER, George T H, Chief Engine Room Artificer 1c, M 695, died


Queen Elizabeth, battleship

 WILLIAMS, Arthur W, Able Seaman, J 21611, illness



Thursday, 12 February 1925


Royal Naval Reserve

 MCNAB, John, Honorary Captain, RNR, illness



Tuesday, 17 February 1925


Royal Marines HQ

 PRIESTLEY, William B, Marine, 11970 (Ply), illness



Thursday, 19 February 1925


Victory, Portsmouth

 GOULD, William R, Ordinary Seaman, J 100332, illness



Saturday, 21 February 1925


Cornflower, fleet sweeping sloop

 ABDI, Ahmed, Seedie, (no service number listed), illness



Sunday, 22 February 1925


Ross, minesweeper

 DRUETT, Eldred W, Cook, M 36480, illness


Royal Naval Reserve

 SCHLOSSER, Robert E, Lieutenant Commander, RNR, illness



Monday, 23 February 1925


Tiger, battlecruiser

 SYMES, William C, Leading Seaman, J 8036, illness



Tuesday, 24 February 1925


Hood, battlecruiser

 LARCOMBE, Matthew F, Sick Berth Attendant, M 36018, drowned


Waterhen, destroyer

 BURREL, Thomas H, Chief Stoker, 307218, drowned



Friday, 27 February 1925


Tamar, Hong Kong

 AH, Yow, Leading Seaman, (no service number listed), illness


Vernon, Portsmouth

 FORD, Samuel H, Chief Engine Room Artificer 2c, M 2648, illness



Saturday, 28 February 1925


H.44, submarine

 BRADDICK, James W, Able Seaman, J 87229, road accident, killed



Tuesday, 3 March 1925


Repulse, battlecruiser

 STEVENS, Albert W, Stoker 1c, K 62923, accidentally killed



Wednesday, 4 March 1925


Royal Naval Reserve

 EVERETT, William B, Paymaster Commander, RNR, illness



Friday, 6 March 1925


Emperor of India, battleship

 EDWARDS, Alfred, Able Seaman, J 102259, illness



Wednesday, 11 March 1925


Royal Navy

 LESLIE, Maurice B, Lieutenant Commander, illness



Wednesday, 18 March 1925


Royal Naval Reserve

 MAGOWAN, Richard, Paymaster, Lieutenant Commander, RNR, illness


Vivid, Devonport

 WILLIAMS, Thomas, Officer's Steward 4c, L 14619, illness


Vortigern, destroyer

 STANLEY, Frank A, Ordinary Seaman, RNVR, Sussex 6/47, illness



Friday, 20 March 1925


Viceroy, destroyer

 GREEN, Alfred J, Able Seaman, J 38148, illness



Saturday, 21 March 1925


Windsor, destroyer

 DAGGER, William F, Stoker 2c, K 63988, illness



Wednesday, 25 March 1925


Vectis, destroyer

 FOX, Frederick C, Officer's Cook 2c, L 12270, illness



Tuesday, 31 March 1925


Fisgard, Portsmouth

 JAMES, John R, Chief Engine Room Artificer 1c, 272512, illness



Thursday, 2 April 1925


Royal Navy

 CULME-SEYMOUR, Sir Michael, Vice Admiral, illness



Saturday, 4 April 1925


Lupin, fleet sweeping sloop

 SULIMAN, Ali, Seedie, (no service number listed), illness



Monday, 6 April 1925


Woodcock, river gunboat

 READER, Ernest W, Able Seaman, J 103275, drowned



Tuesday, 7 April 1925


Royal Navy

 CLARKE, Christopher G, Lieutenant, illness



Tuesday, 14 April 1925


Bacchus, RFA, water distilling vessel and store-carrier, 11 men in motor-boat returning from leave, collided with motor-lighter just before midnight, six drowned in River Medway at Gillingham

 CHINN, Cyril, Able Seaman, RFA

 EDWARDS, Albert, Able Seaman, RFA

 RIDDLE, John, Stoker, RFA

 STONEHOUSE, Cyril, Radio Officer, RFA

 TUCKER, Edward, Stoker, RFA

 WAKELEY, Victor Mortimer, 3rd Officer, RFA

    (with thanks to Chris White, ex-RFA)



Friday, 17 April 1925


Conquest, light cruiser

 BOTTOMLEY, Joseph H, Stoker Petty Officer, K 22901, illness


Excellent, Portsmouth

 LINDEMANN, Frederick, Engine Room Artificer 2c, M 10835, illness



Saturday, 18 April 1925


Gnat, river gunboat

 STAFFORD, John J, Stoker 1c, K 21726, illness


Pembroke, Chatham

 MAYHEW, Bertie, Chief Stoker, 308183, illness



Sunday, 19 April 1925


Voyager, destroyer

 LESLIE, William D, Signalman, J 53447, drowned



Monday, 20 April 1925


Carysfort, light cruiser

 BACKLEY, John F, Telegraphist, J 48931, accidentally killed


Dido, destroyer depot ship

 COX, John, Stoker 1c, 303808, illness



Tuesday, 21 April 1925


Mackay, flotilla leader

 SUTTON, John W E, Signalman, J 69324, accidentally killed



Saturday, 25 April 1925


Tamar, Hong Kong

 OTHER, George W, Able Seaman, J 103925, accidentally killed


Whitehall, destroyer

 GILES, Thomas H, Stoker 1c, K 57320, illness



Sunday, 26 April 1925


Vivid, Devonport

 KEATE, Harry A D, Lieutenant Commander, illness



Wednesday, 29 April 1925


Pilot's Course

 DREDGE, Felix A St G, Lieutenant, illness


Royal Sovereign, battleship

 TAYLOR, Edgar H J, Marine, 23649 (Ch), illness



Thursday, April 30 1925



 DONALDSON, Robert H, Lieutenant, RM, illness



Friday, May 1 1925


Pilot's Course, air crash

 ROSEVAERE, Harry L, Lieutenant, killed



Sunday, 3 May 1925


Victory, Portsmouth

 CLAY, Harold V, Able Seaman, J 92692, illness


Wanderer, destroyer

 COLLINS, Herbert P, Stoker Petty Officer, K 3290, died



Tuesday, 5 May 1925


Dolphin, Gosport

 SMITH, John, Mechanician, K 757, died


L.7, submarine

 TUKE, Samuel F G, Lieutenant, illness



Wednesday, 6 May 1925


FAA, 440 Flight, Hermes, aircraft carrier, aircraft accident at Malta

 DENISON, Christopher, Pilot Officer, RAF, pilot

 OLIVER, Carl L D, Telegraphist, J 48587, DOI

 RUST, Henry T, Lieutenant, DOI


Thursday, 7 May 1925


Royal Navy

 STURDEE, Sir Frederick C D, Admiral of the Fleet, illness



Friday, 8 May 1925


Ceres, light cruiser

 SAUNDERS, William, Mechanician, K 426, illness



Monday, 11 May 1925


Ajax, battleship

 SEXTON, Sidney W, Engine Room Artificer 3c, M 11523, illness



Tuesday, 12 May 1925


President, London

 FRANK, Harry, Chief Petty Officer, 199039, illness



Thursday, 14 May 1925


Pembroke, Chatham

 LEIGH, Alfred, Able Seaman, J 12317, illness



Friday, 15 May 1925


Impregnable, Devonport

 JESSOP, Charles J, Boy 2c, J 111087, illness


Pilot's Course

 MORGAN, David B, Lieutenant, illness


Victory, Portsmouth

 STARK, Maurice E, Sick Berth Attendant, M 38686, illness



Saturday, 16 May 1925


Blenheim, ex-cruiser, destroyer depot ship

 EGGLETON, William G, Stoker 1c, K 61596, died



Sunday, 17 May 1925


Defiance, Devonport

 HINDE, Joseph, Chief Petty Officer, J 1611, illness



Monday, 18 May 1925


Dublin, light cruiser

 BLANN, Frank A, Master at Arms, M 6580, illness


Impregnable, Devonport

 CROCKFORD, William, Able Seaman, J 104387, illness



Tuesday, 19 May 1925


Colombo, light cruiser

 HASSLIN, Elmi, Seedie Stoker, 2/123, illness



Wednesday, 20 May 1925


Diomede, light cruiser

 NORMANTON, Joe, Leading Seaman, J 78462, drowned

 SHEPHARD, Reginald S, Able Seaman, J 99766, drowned


Lowestoft, light cruiser

 NOAD, William S, Chief Stoker, 306741, illness



Friday, 22 May 1925


Teazer, destroyer

 POOTS, Albert, Able Seaman, J 9595, illness


Vivid, Devonport

 RAXWORTHY, Willie, Able Seaman, 211094, illness



Saturday, 23 May 1925


Eagle, aircraft carrier

 BIRMINGHAM, William, Supply Petty Officer, M 37350, illness



Sunday, 24 May 1925


Hollyhock, fleet sweeping sloop

 TAYLOR, Thomas W, Stoker 1c, K 63776, illness


Revenge, battleship

 FISHER, James L, Yeoman of Signals, J 4601, died



Monday, 25 May 1925


Royal Naval Reserve

 COOK, W (initial only), Paymaster Sub Lieutenant, RNR, illness


Royal Navy

 MURPHY, David, Commissioned Gunner, illness



Wednesday, 27 May 1925


Thanet, destroyer, all drowned

 BERESFORD, William C, Able Seaman, J 41740

 FRYATT, Frederick T, Leading Seaman, J 15046

 WARING, George H, Petty Officer, J 1411



Sunday, 31 May 1925


Vernon, Portsmouth

 JONES, Arthur, Able Seaman, J 30864, illness



Monday, 1 June 1925


Ganges, Shotley/Harwich

 CAKE, Percy L, Boy 2c, J 112646, illness



Tuesday, 9 June 1925


C.224, motor lighter

 RICHARDS, William, Deck Hand, RNR, (no service number listed), (cause of death not listed)



Thursday, 11 June 1925


Flinders, ex-minesweeper, survey ship

 LUCY, Richard H, Lieutenant, illness



Friday, 12 June 1925


Royal Naval Reserve

 PETERSEN, Sir William, Honorary Commander, RNR, illness



Saturday, 13 June 1925


Pembroke, Chatham

 LEECH, Charles W, Chief Steward, 307850, illness



Sunday, 14 June 1925


Tamar, Hong Kong

 BARTON, Albert, Able Seaman, J 104976, illness



 Monday, 15 June 1925


Royal Naval Reserve

 COMPTON, Charles L, Honorary Paymaster Commander, RNR, illness



Tuesday, 16 June 1925


Stormcloud, destroyer

 RUNDLE, Ernest, Chief Petty Officer, 217987, illness



Wednesday, 17 June 1925


Hawkins, cruiser

 ROBINSON, George, Stoker Petty Officer, 216001, illness



Thursday, 18 June 1925


Queen Elizabeth, battleship

 HICKLIN, Leslie J, Ordinary Signalman, J 106757, drowned



Saturday, 20 June 1925


Lucia, submarine depot ship

 GREENLEES, Ean C C, Lieutenant, illness, died in HS Maine



Thursday, 25 June 1925


Ganges, Shotley/Harwich

 JENNINGS, Frederick H, Boy 2c, J 113579, illness



Friday, 3 July 1925


Diomede, light cruiser, both accidentally killed

 MARTIN, William G, Able Seaman, J 103840

 NORLON, William G, Able Seaman, J 102840


Pembroke, Chatham

 HARN, Cedric W, Able Seaman, J 98752, illness



Sunday, 5 July 1925


Cricket, river gunboat

 MAYNARD, Sidney, Stoker 1c, K 57904, drowned


Valiant, battleship

 MILLWARD, Edgar F, Electrical Artificer 3c, M 25784, train accident, killed



Saturday, 11 July 1925


Repulse, battlecruiser

 HOSEY, Edward, Stoker 1c, K 64954, illness



Tuesday, 14 July 1925


Pilot's Course No.2

 RYAN, John, Mate, air crash, killed



Wednesday, 15 July 1925


Hawkins, cruisers

 ASHE, Harry, Private, RMLI, 20227 (Ch), drowned



Friday, 17 July 1925


Royal Naval Reserve

 PEARCE, William F, Commander, RNR, illness



Wednesday, 22 July 1925


Dublin, light cruiser

 GARFORTH, Holland, Stoker 1c, 307334, illness


Royal Marines HQ

 CURTHOYS, George J, Quartermaster Sergeant, RM, 21804 (Ply), accidentally killed



Friday, 24 July 1925


M.3, submarine

 FARMER, Dennis, Signalman, J 94295, illness


Pembroke, Chatham

 PALMER, George F, Stoker Petty Officer, K 6993, illness



Saturday, 25 July 1925


Royal Sovereign, battleship

 REDFERN, Richard J, Able Seaman, J 99353, accidentally killed



Tuesday, 28 July 1925


Effingham, cruiser

 LEGG, Arthur F, Boy 1c, J 111100, illness



Saturday, 1 August 1925


Vivid, Devonport

 BRENTON, Alfred, Chief Painter, 346970, illness



Wednesday, 5 August 1925


Cardiff, light cruiser

 FITZSIMONS, Charles T, Marine, 21921 (Po), illness



Thursday, 6 August 1925


Scarab, river gunboat

 ASKEW, George S, Stoker 1c, K 52144, illness



Sunday, 9 August 1925


Caradoc, light crusier

 O'CALLAGHAN, Frederick G, Supply Chief Petty Officer, M 2767, illness



Wednesday, 12 August 1925


Clematis, fleet sweeping sloop

 SULLIVAN, John, Leading Stoker, 306251, illness


Revenge, battleship

 WILLIAMS, Archibald F, Signalman, J 10600, accidentally killed



Friday, 14 August 1925


Effingham, cruiser

 LUCAS, Joseph A, Officer's Steward 2c, L 7454, died



Saturday, 15 August 1925


Centurion, battleship

 BUTTLER, Sidney A, Marine, 18375 (Po), accidentally killed


Crocus, fleet sweeping sloop 

 HUTT, Ralph, Able Seaman, J 15181, heat stroke, died


RM, Portsmouth Division

 BUTLER, Sidney A, Marine, 18375 (Po), road accident, Oxford



Monday, 17 August 1925


Benbow, battleship

 MILLER, Robert, Master at Arms, 233010, illness


Repulse, battlecruiser

 OLIVER, William F, Engine Room Artificer, M 34041, drowned



Wednesday, 19 August 1925


Tarantula, river gunboat

 AH, Wing, Stoker, (no service number listed), drowned


Victory, Portsmouth

 READ, Edward P, Able Seaman, J 79595, illness



Thursday, 20 August 1925


Carlisle, light cruiser

 MAY, George, Stoker Petty Officer, K 1615, drowned



Friday, 21 August 1925


Coventry, light cruiser

 BERRIMAN, George, Chief Petty Officer, 231083, illness


Sherborne, minesweeper

 GALLOP, Edward H, Stoker Petty Officer, 308006, illness



Monday, 24 August 1925


Vindictive, cruiser

 MARS, Walter P, Shipwright 1c, 345979, illness



Tuesday, 25 August 1925


Colombo, light cruiser

 ATTERBY, William, Able Seaman, 235767, illness



Wednesday, 26 August 1925


Bee, river gunboat

 LEE, John J, Engine Room Artificer 2c, M 3270, illness


Viscount, destroyer

 BISHOP, Alfred J, Gunner, illness



Thursday, 27 August 1925


Tamar, Hong Kong

 GAVIN, James J, Able Seaman, J 37572, drowned



Saturday, 29 August 1925


Vernon, Portsmouth

 PYCROFT, Cecil C, Petty Officer, J 535, illness



Sunday, 30 August 1925


Calliope, light cruiser

 ROBINSON, William G, Leading Telegraphist, J 27404, illness



Monday, 31 August 1925


Defiance, Devonport

 DUNN, William H, Able Seaman, J 94919, road accident, killed



Friday, 4 September 1925


Pembroke, Chatham

 SKELT, William P, Engine Room Artificer 4c, M 34508, illness


Revenge, battleship

 DELEMARE, Herbert A, Petty Officer, J 16376, illness



Saturday, 5 September 1925


Iron Duke, battleship

 STREET, Reginald C, Able Seaman, J 17962, illness



Tuesday, 8 September 1925


Royal Sovereign, battleship

 EDMONDS, Henry A, Able Seaman, J 46839, accidentally killed



Saturday, 12 September 1925


Constance, light cruiser

 WALTON, William D, Stoker 1c, K 24565, drowned



Wednesday, 16 September 1925


Royal Sovereign, battleship

 PLUCK, Thomas L, Ordinary Seaman, J 109702, illness



Monday, 21 September 1925


Resolution, battleship

 WEST, Orlando, Petty Officer, J 133, illness



Tuesday, 22 September 1925


Vernon, Portsmouth

 LADD, William, Able Seaman, J 96479, illness



Wednesday, 23 September 1925


Victory, Portsmouth

 PITT, Charles H, Leading Stoker, K 22939, illness



Thursday, 24 September 1925


Cricket, river gunboat

 WALTER, Arthur, Petty Officer, J 22770, illness



Friday, 25 September 1925


Vivid, Devonport

 CALDER, Robert, Telegraphist, J 82617, illness



Sunday, 27 September 1925


Tamar, Hong Kong

 KUM, You, Able Seaman, (Chinese), died



Monday, 28 September 1925


Victory, Portsmouth

 MCCLURE, John S, Electrical Artificer 3c, M 30409, illness



Wednesday, 30 September 1925


Cricket, river gunboat

 WHITE, Joseph F, Leading Stoker, K 16104, drowned



Thursday, 1 October 1925


Vivid, Devonport

 POOLE, William W, Chief Stoker, K 309575, (cause of death not listed)



Friday, 2 October 1925


Vivid 1, Devonport

 BOWEN, James, Petty Officer, J 572, ex-cruiser Dauntless, illness, died in hospital (Note: PO Bowen was listed as HMS Barham in the original Admiralty Death Ledger. In fact he had served in HMS Dauntless for two years. It is not known if he had made a routine transfer to HMS Vivid, a shore base, or been taken off his ship to HMS Vivid in order to go into hospital)



Wednesday, 7 October 1925


Adamant, submarine depot ship

 SAMMUT, Constantino, Officer's Steward 2c, L 14987, killed



Thursday, 8 October 1925


Titania, submarine depot ship

 LLOYD, Harry, Regulating Petty Officer, M 36479, drowned



Friday, 9 October 1925


Venomous, destroyer

 ROBINSON, Thomas W, Stoker 1c, K 58687, died



Saturday, 10 October 1925


Fisgard, Portsmouth

 JOWETT, Arthur R, Engine Room Artificer 1c, M 3910, illness



Sunday, 11 October 1925


Scarab, river gunboat

 PAMMENT, William F, Stoker 1c, K 41353, illness



Thursday, 15 October 1925


Iron Duke, battleship

 KING, George E, Boy 1c, J 109168, illness



Saturday, 17 October 1925


Repulse, battlecruiser

 BARRON, John L, Chief Stoker, 310664, illness



Wednesday, 21 October 1925


Assistance, fleet repair ship

 HOOPER, William, Stoker 1c, K 22357, drowned



Thursday, 22 October 1925


Wrestler, destroyer

 TOWNER, Arthur L A, Able Seaman, J 99640, drowned



Sunday, 25 October 1925


Vanquisher, destroyer

 LEGGETT, Frederick T, Leading Stoker, K 5166, illness



Monday, 26 October 1925


Revenge, battleship

 BERESFORD, James H, Stoker 2c, K 66152, accidentally killed



Wednesday, 28 October 1925


Ramillies, battleship

 HIGGIS, Harry C, Petty Officer, 238503, illness



Thursday, 29 October 1925


Pembroke, Chatham

 FAIRLEY, Albert V, Stoker Petty Officer, K 17442, illness



Monday, 2 November 1925


Royal Naval Reserve

 PEARSE, Cyril A, Lieutenant, RNR, illness



Thursday, 5 November 1925


Repulse, battlecruiser

 ALLEN, Sam O, Private, RMLI, 21338 (Ch), illness



Sunday, 8 November 1925


Repulse, battlecruiser

 HILL, Albert H, Leading Seaman, J 91934, illness



Monday, 9 November 1925


Royal Sovereign, battleship

 PACE, Edward W, Boy 1c, J 108006, illness



Tuesday, 10 November 1925


Carlisle, light cruiser

 HENRY, Donald Mc I, Able Seaman, J 55290, illness



Thursday, 12 November 1925



M.1, monitor submarine (12in gun), submerged, in collision with Swedish SS Vidar off Start Point, Devon, lost, no survivors (above - Navy Photos)

 ADAMS, Cecil P, Leading Seaman, J 52992

 ALEXANDER, Arthur H, Petty Officer, J 14439

 ALLEN, William C, Able Seaman, J 51425

 ANDREWS, Enoch J, Able Seaman, J 39562

 BABY, Ernest A, Able Seaman, J 71374

 BAKER, Edward C G, Stoker Petty Officer, K 12959

 BALL, Harold, Able Seaman, J 39475

 BALL, John S, Leading Stoker, K 35944

 BELL, William MacD, Engine Room Artificer 3c, M 7020

 BICKER, Roland, Chief Petty Officer, 224812

 BUTTLE, James F, Able Seaman, J 22045

 CARRIE, Alec M, Lieutenant Commander

 CASEY, Robert C, Lieutenant, RAN

 CLARK, Walter T, Able Seaman, J 98456

 CLEAVER, Edward G, Stoker 1c, K 58802

 CLOUGH, Nelson O, Signalman, J 39848

 COWLING, Albert G, Act/Leading Stoker, K 18120

 DEARING, Leonard A P, Able Seaman, J 48620

 DENNIS, William, Electrical Artificer 2c, M 12651

 DIXON, Reginald C, Petty Officer, 231628

 DUGGAN, Albert F H, Leading Seaman, J 62085

 EDDEN, Thomas H, Engine Room Artificer 3c, M 14514

 ERSKINE, William, Act/Leading Stoker, K 63811

 EVANS, Albert, Able Seaman, J 96694

 FELTHAM, Frank, Stoker 1c, K 54863

 FOLEY, John F, Able Seaman, J 48199

 GARDNER, Charles, Chief Stoker, 233422

 GAY, Albert A, Telegraphist, J 62961

 GOOD, Cyril S, Warrant Engineer

 GORE, Sidney J E, Engine Room Artificer 1c, M 4730

 HARDING, Gordon G, Engine Room Artificer 2c, M 10953

 HEWSON, Philip, Ordnance Artificer 3c, M 8641

 HOBDAY, Albert E, Petty Officer, 236378

 JEWELL, Henry G, Able Seaman, J 48749

 JONES, Bertie, Petty Officer, J 20035

 KEMBLE, George, Leading Stoker, K 10184

 KENT, Arthur W, Leading Seaman, J 15182

 KIDNEY, James, Leading Seaman, J 53085

 LAW, John W, Able Seaman, J 65730

 LITTELL, Robert C, Ordnance Artificer 3c, M 35596

 LOVERING, Ernest T, Able Seaman, J 24879

 MANNING, John, Able Seaman, J 103109

 MANSELL, Cecil G C, Stoker 1c, K 60530

 MARTIN, Charles J, Able Seaman, J 90561

 MILLARD, Harold, Stoker 1c, K 62220

 MORGAN, George P, Petty Officer, 239799

 MORRISEY, James, Stoker 1c, K 62854

 MOYSE, Victor C, Able Seaman, J 23751

 NEIGHBOUR, Herbert E, Able Seaman, J 89919

 NICHOLLS, David, Stoker 1c, K 57984

 NICHOLSON, William F, Leading Seaman, J 19840

 PEARSON, William A, Able Seaman, J 42464

 PHILPOTT, Thomas W, Lieutenant

 PRICE, William F, Leading Seaman, J 25784

 SAYERS, Charles A, Able Seaman, J 31401

 SMITH, Frederick W, Petty Officer Telegraphist, J 9944

 SPRATLEY, Percival, Telegraphist, J 69385

 STOREY, Charles C, Stoker 1c, K 58415

 STYLES, Reginald P, Able Seaman, J 28159

 TAMBLIN, William, Leading Seaman, J 94557

 TAYLOR, Robert, Able Seaman, J 41914

 THORP, Charles Arthur Robert, Lieutenant (right - born 26 June 1899 at Beadwell Vicarage, District of Belford, Northumberland, son of Charles Fenwick Thorp. At the time of the accident, commanding officer of submarine M.2, then refitting as a seaplane carrier in Chatham Dockyard. Courtesy, John Christophers, whose mother was a Thorp (3 May 2010))

 TURNER, Walter I, Leading Signalman, J 36092

 VAUGHAN, William C A, Leading Seaman, J 32281

 WASHINGTON, Sidney W, Leading Seaman, J 24140

 WEBSTER, Albert E, Leading Seaman, J 92635

 WILLIAMS, Henry R, Stoker 1c, K 56132

 WRIGHT, Charles E, Officer's Steward, L 12944

 WRIGHT, Frederick G, Able Seaman, J 99863



Saturday, 14 November 1925


K.26, submarine

 DEACON, Donald C, Lieutenant, illness


Malabar, Bermuda

 WILBY, Cecil F, Petty Officer Telegraphist, J 10920, illness


Vivid, Devonport

 HARPER, Kenneth, Able Seaman, J 92090, illness

 LANGWORTHY, William H, Leading Stoker, K 6228, illness



Monday, 16 November 1925


Ganges, Shotley/Harwich

 WRIGHT, Reginald H, Boy 2c, J 114301, illness



Tuesday, 24 November 1925


Ramillies, battleship

 SADLE, Reginald C, Leading Seaman, J 29087, illness



Thursday, 26 November 1925


Hood, battlecruiser

 MATTIN, Nigel, Ordinary Seaman, J 106965, accidentally killed



Saturday, 28 November 1925


Royal Marines HQ

 POOLE, Jack, Marine, 24629 (Ch), illness



Monday, 30 November 1925


Harebell, fleet sweeping sloop

 PEARSE, Clarence E, Able Seaman, J 105084, accidentally killed



December 1925


Effingham, cruiser

 FROST, John E, Ordinary Seaman, J 110205, died, date approximate, day not given



Sunday, 6 December 1925


Excellent, Portsmouth

 SEARLE, Frederick, Able Seaman, J 91327, road accident, killed



Friday, 11 December 1925


Lupin, fleet sweeping sloop

 GUEST, John D, Chief Petty Officer, 221761, illness



Sunday, 13 December 1925


Victory, Portsmouth

 PECK, Francis W, Shipwright 1c, M 215827, illness



Monday, 14 December 1925


Diligence, destroyer depot ship

 HUGHES, William H, Corporal, RM, 17759 (Ply), illness



Tuesday, 15 December 1925


Victory, Portsmouth

 HUMPHREY, George, Petty Officer, J 7069, illness



Wednesday, 16 December 1925


Ajax, battleship

 CLARK, Percy H, Boy 1c, J 112873, illness


Victoria & Albert, Royal Yacht

 GARTRELL, Arthur E, Seaman Rigger, 219941, illness



Thursday, 17 December 1925


Cyclops, repair ship

 MARTIN, Percy, Shipwright 1c, 345735, illness


Verdun, destroyer

 EYRE, Harry, Stoker Petty Officer, K 23807, illness



Saturday, 19 December 1925


Ganges, Shotley/Harwich

 OUSLEY, Sydney J, Chief Joiner, M 2594, illness



Saturday, 26 December 1925


Hermes, aircraft carrier

 WHITBY, James H, Able Seaman, J 45294, accidentally killed 


on to 1926
or return to inter-war casualties, 1918-1939

revised 3/9/11