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

1928 - in date, ship/unit & name order

HMS Waterhen, V&W destroyer lost one of her crew, 11 April 1928
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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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Monday, 2 January 1928


Dunedin, light cruiser

 WEAVING, Henry J, Marine, 22438 (Ply), accidentally killed


Sandhurst, destroyer depot ship

 ALDIS, Charles W, Electrical Artificer 1c, M 9367, illness



Tuesday, 3 January 1928


Ramillies, battleship

 MUNNO, Charles J, Yeoman of Signals, 239367, illness



Thursday, 5 January 1928


Egmont, Malta

 GREEN, Frank, Commissioned Engineer, illness



Saturday, 7 January 1928


Lupin, fleet sweeping sloop

 STEVENS, Walter, Stoker Petty Officer, K 7821, illness


Verity, destroyer

 FOSTER, Walter, Able Seaman, J 105336, illness



Monday, 9 January 1928


Vindictive, cruiser

 MANTON, Walter H, Marine, 22513 (Ply), illness



Wednesday, 11 January 1928


Vernon, Portsmouth

 FUDGE, George, Commissioned Gunner, illness



Friday, 13 January 1928


Pangbourne, minesweeper

 O'SULLIVAN, John J, Stoker Petty Officer, K 62603, illness



Monday, 16 January 1928


Ramillies, battleship

 DRUGGAN, Thomas, Stoker 1c, KX 76889, illness



Tuesday, 17 January 1928


Pembroke, Chatham

 GOLEBY, Leonard E, Able Seaman, J 104429, road accident, killed



Friday, 20 January 1928


Royal Navy

 de ROBECK, Sir John M, Admiral of the Fleet, illness



Wednesday, 25 January 1928


Crocus, fleet sweeping sloop

 ABDULLAH, Ahmed, Seedie Stoker, (no service number listed), died


Verity, destroyer

 COOPER, Sidney F, Stoker 1c, KX 77402, illness



Saturday, 28 January 1928


Victory, Portsmouth

 JOHNSON, Leslie T, Telegraphist, J 94125, illness



Wednesday, 1 February 1928


Royal Naval Reserve

 BAILEY, Walter S, Honorary Lieutenant, RNR, illness



Thursday, 2 February 1928


Cyclops, repair ship

 COOK, Robert, Able Seaman, J 103562, illness


Vivid, Devonport

 DICKINSON, Cecil C, Lieutenant Commander, illness



Saturday, 4 February 1928


Tern, river gunboat

 ROWELL, Alfred C, Petty Officer, J 15045, illness


Vulcan, depot ship

 STEBBING, William F, Stoker 1c, K 61886, accidentally killed



Tuesday, 7 February 1928


Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve

 TINKER, Henry W C, Ty/Honorary Lieutenant Commander, RNVR, illness


Victory, Portsmouth

 TADD, Charles W, Stoker 2c, KX 78062, illness



Thursday, 9 February 1928


Cyclamen, fleet sweeping sloop

 BELA, Husif, Stoker Seedie, (no service number listed), illness


Enterprise, light cruiser

 DYER, Albert E, Able Seaman, J 103385, illness



Friday, 10 February 1928


Sirdar, destroyer

 SHAW, Fred, Stoker Petty Officer, K 7917, illness



Monday, 13 February 1928


Delhi, light cruiser

 CARPENTER, Henry L, Schoolmaster (ex-Curlew), illness



Tuesday, 14 February 1928


Diomede, light cruiser

 CARR, John G O, Telegraphist, J 51463, illness


Renown, battlecruiser

 SPENCER, Hon Cecil E R, Lieutenant Commander, illness



Saturday, 18 February 1928


Columbine, Rosyth

 ARNOT, David, Chief Yeoman of Signals, 233591, illness



Monday, 20 February 1928


Emperor of India, battleship

 HUGHES, Wilson, Marine, 17810 (Ply), illness



Tuesday, 21 February 1928


Wivern, destroyer

 KENNARD, Michael S, Able Seaman, J 10427, illness



Thursday, 23 February 1928


Vivid, Devonport

 NICHOLSON, Roland, Able Seaman, J 108665, illness



Saturday, 25 February 1928


St Vincent, Gosport

 COX, Frank, Leading Stoker, K 1162, illness



Sunday, 26 February 1928


Columbine, Rosyth

 MIDDLEDITCH, Frederick J, Able Seaman, J 98494, illness



Thursday, 1 March 1928


Pembroke, Chatham

 SPRINGETT, James E, Able Seaman, J 4305, illness



Monday, 5 March 1928


Titania, submarine depot ship

 GARRETT, Ernest W, Chief Engine Room Artificer 1c, M 3192, illness



Friday, 9 March 1928


Tamar, Hong Kong

 ROUGH, Ronald M, Able Seaman, J 103030, shot by local guards, killed



Sunday, 11 March 1928


Impregnable, Devonport

 CARR, George A, Boy 2c, JX 130747, illness


Marlborough, battleship

 GRIGSON, Frederick W, Leading Seaman, 240073, illness



Thursday, 15 March 1928


Windsor, destroyer

 BARLOW, Frederick W, Stoker Petty Officer, K 62738, illness



Friday, 16 March 1928


Impregnable, Devonport

 SISK, Richard, Boy 2c, JX 129690, illness



Saturday, 17 March 1928


Blanche, fishing trawler

 PIPE, William T, Skipper, RNR, illness



Sunday, 18 March 1928


Royal Navy

 CARTER, William E, Engineer Commander, illness



Tuesday, 20 March 1928


Vivid, Devonport

 TOMLINSON, William W, Stoker Petty Officer, K 485, illness



Thursday, 22 March 1928


Birmingham, 2nd class cruiser

 BRISTOW, Clifford L, Engine Room Artificer 4c, M 39528, died



Friday, 23 March 1928


Royal Naval Reserve

 COLLINS, Edward, Honorary Captain, RNR, illness


Royal Oak, battleship

 BURDY, Wallace J, Leading Signalman, J 37130, illness



Saturday, 24 March 1928


Royal Navy

 KENT, Henry E, Warrant Engineer, illness



Monday, 26 March 1928


Greenwich, destroyer depot ship

 GIBSON, William Mc L, Sick Berth Petty Officer, M 4131, illness



Tuesday, 27 March 1928


Bruce, flotilla leader

 WHITFIELD, George W, Stoker 1c, K 67000, accidentally killed



Wednesday, 28 March 1928


Fisgard, Portsmouth

 SHIRES, John E, Engine Room Artificer Apprentice, MX 45253, illness



Friday, 30 March 1928


Whirlwind, destroyer

 REDPATH, James F, Able Seaman, J 34210, died



Tuesday, 3 April 1928


FAA, 440 Flight, Hermes, aircraft carrier, air crash

 GRAHAM, John H P, Lieutenant, air crash, killed

 JACKSON, Stanley, Telegraphist, J 77956, air crash, killed



Thursday, 5 April 1928


Emerald, light cruiser

 PASCOE, John, Stoker Petty Officer, K 18892, illness


Sutton, minesweeper, road accident, both killed

 DAVIS, William F, Stoker Petty Officer, K 11817

 KING, Arthur J, Stoker Petty Officer, K 19344



Friday, 6 April 1928


Adventure, minelayer

 RULE, Samuel J, Leading Stoker, K 24541, drowned



Saturday, 7 April 1928


Pembroke, Chatham

 HEINSEN, Alfred W, Able Seaman, J 109121, illness



Tuesday, 10 April 1928


Pembroke, Chatham

 COOK, Edward, Signalman, J 107346, road accident, killed

 FRIEND, George J, Able Seaman, J 87667, road accident, killed

 PETTMAN, Herbert H, Stoker 1c, K 65730, illness



Wednesday, 11 April 1928


Waterhen, destroyer

 SMITH, Sidney I, Stoker 1c, K 62449, illness



Thursday, 12 April 1928


Petersfield, minesweeper

 LAI, Ying K, Stoker 2c, (no service number listed), died



Friday, 13 April 1928


Vivid, Devonport

 FAIRCLOUGH, Michael, Leading Seaman, 188414, illness



Saturday, 14 April 1928


Pembroke, Chatham

 KENNEDY, Thomas, Stoker 2c, KX 79070, illness


Royal Sovereign, battleship

 SCOTT, William H, Engine Room Artificer 1c, M 1655, accidentally killed



Sunday, 15 April 1928


Clematis, fleet sweeping sloop

 SHIRLEY, Gerald A, Stoker 1c, K 19504, died



Monday, 16 April 1928


Victory, Portsmouth

 TOMPKINS, Joseph G, Petty Officer, J 6002, illness


Vidette, destroyer

 LONG, Harold R, Leading Seaman, J 80028, died



Tuesday, 17 April 1928


Marshal Soult, monitor

 ASTON, Samuel, Leading Stoker, KX 75995, illness



Wednesday, 18 April 1928


Pembroke, Chatham

 DAVIES, David, Able Seaman, J 96644, illness


Queen Elizabeth, battleship

 CRIDLAND, Henry J, Stoker 1c, KX 76592, illness



Wednesday, 25 April 1928


Iron Duke, battleship

 WATKINS, James G, Warrant Engineer, illness



Thursday, 26 April 1928


Royal Navy

 BAKER, Henry J, Supply Petty Officer, M 35120, illness



Sunday, 29 April 1928


Dolphin, Gosport

 HURD, Edwin G, Officer's Cook 1c, L 411, illness


Royal Marines HQ

 DREW, Stanley W, Marine, G/X 318, illness



Monday, 30 April 1928


Dolphin, Gosport

 SHAW, William, Stoker 1c, K 18174, illness



Wednesday, 2 May 1928


Vivid, Devonport

 PARFITT, James H, Engine Room Artificer 2c, M 24132, illness



Friday, 4 May 1928


Effingham, cruiser

 BLAGG, George, Stoker 1c, K 61495, accidentally killed



Monday, 7 May 1928


Excellent, Portsmouth

 DOWNEY, Cyril F, Officer's Cook 1c, L 7085, died


Pembroke, Chatham

 BEALES, Henry A, Chief Petty Officer, 233857, accidentally killed


Tiger, battlecruiser

 NEALE, George, Able Seaman, J 99423, illness



Wednesday, 9 May 1928


Sandhurst, destroyer depot ship

 BOYD, William, Supply Petty Officer, M 3879, illness



Saturday, 12 May 1928


FAA, 446 Flight, Courageous, ex-battlecruiser, aircraft carrier

 CARTER, Percival R, Telegraphist, J 70337, aircraft accident, DOI



Monday, 14 May 1928


Victory, Portsmouth

 CADELL, Alexander R, Lieutenant, illness



Saturday, 19 May 1928


Dauntless, light cruiser

 POTTS, John E, Able Seaman, J 27413, died



Tuesday, 22 May 1928


H.24, submarine

 GOSWELL, Arthur F, Leading Seaman, J 31277, drowned



Wednesday, 23 May 1928


Hermes, aircraft carrier

 BOLAM, Thomas, Warrant Engineer, illness


Warspite, battleship

 WAKE, William G, Chief Stoker, K 16568, accidentally killed



Friday, 25 May 1928


L.3, submarine

 WOODS, Albert, Leading Stoker, K 5318, illness



Tuesday, 29 May 1928


Rodney, battleship

 INGOLDSBY, George, Able Seaman, J 100648, illness



June 1928


Royal Marines HQ,

 NORMAN, George T, Colour Sergeant, RM, B 15674, died, day not listed in record



Tuesday, 5 June 1928


Ramillies, battleship

 WEEKS, Reginald J C, Marine, 23153 (Ch), illness, died in RN Hospital Malta


Vernon, Portsmouth

 HORSWELL, Alfred R, Petty Officer, J 16410, illness



Thursday, 7 June 1928


Wishart, destroyer

 ESSAM, Charles A W, Gunner, illness



Friday, 8 June 1928


Veronica, fleet sweeping sloop

 BIGGS, Archibald A G, Able Seaman, J 43366, illness



Saturday, 9 June 1928


Ramillies, battleship

 HUMPHREYS, William G, Leading Seaman, J 53757, illness



Tuesday, 12 June 1928


Barham, battleship

 LEDWORD, Charles H, Marine, 215079 (Po), accidentally killed



Thursday, 14 June 1928


Yarmouth, light cruiser

 GILLMORE, Charles R, Ordinary Seaman, J 112780, illness



Saturday, 16 June 1928


Enterprise, light cruiser

 LOVEGROVE, John W, Mechanician, K 16698, illness

 FRANCIS, William, Stoker 1c, K 11660, illness


Cardiff, light cruiser

 NORTH, Percy B, Ordinary Seaman, JX 125329, illness



Tuesday, 19 June 1928


Rodney, battleship

 ROGERS, Arthur R, Officer's Steward 4c, LX 20362, illness



Wednesday, 20 June 1928


FAA, 403 Flight, Hermes, aircraft carrier

 ALDRIDGE, Raymond A, Lieutenant, air crash, air crash, killed



 CHAMBERLAIN, Henry, Able Seaman, J 7481, illness


Pembroke, Chatham

 BARLING, Charles F, Engine Room Artificer 3c, M 27333, illness



Thursday, 21 June 1928


Diomede, fleet sweeping sloop

 CARTER, Frank, Chief Electrical Artificer 1c, M 201, illness



Friday, 22 June 1928


Woodarra, steamship

 JONES, Derek H A, Py/Midshipman, RNR, illness



Saturday, 23 June 1928


Cumberland, heavy cruiser

 ENDERBY, Frederick, Ordinary Seaman, J 112342, illness



Monday, 25 June 1928


FAA, 463 Sqn, Courageous, ex-battlecruiser, aircraft carrier, air crash

 NICHOLSON, John, Lieutenant, killed



Thursday, 28 June 1928


Cyclamen, fleet sweeping sloop

 BARNES, William, Commissioned Engineer, illness



Saturday, 30 June 1928


Rodney, battleship

 REED, George H, Leading Seaman, J 2608, drowned



Monday, 2 July 1928


Pembroke, Chatham

 HURLEY, Joseph, Able Seaman, J 12837, illness


Viscount, destroyer

 HAWTHORN, George E, Leading Stoker, K 60245, illness



Wednesday, 4 July 1928


Impregnable, Devonport

 STUART, Robert J, Warrant Writer, illness


Kiawo, ex-river steamer, river gunboat

 RANDALL, William H, Leading Supply Assistant, M 38226, accidentally killed



Thursday, 5 July 1928


Centurion, target ship

 HATTON, Ronald F, Supply Petty Officer, M 32054, illness



Friday, 6 July 1928


Barham, battleship

 LLOYD, Joseph A, Leading Seaman, J 01118, illness



Sunday, 8 July 1928


Vivid, Devonport

 BAMPTON, Arthur, Able Seaman, J 108390, road accident, killed



Monday, 9 July 1928


Carlisle, light cruiser

 FAWCETT, Harry W, Marine, 21934 (Ch), illness



Wednesday, 11 July 1928


Pembroke, Chatham

 MITCHELL, Alfred D, Petty Officer, J 24827, illness



Saturday, 14 July 1928


Marlborough, battleship

 TAYLOR, William O' F, Boy 1c, JX 140419, accidentally killed



Sunday, 15 July 1928


Pembroke, Chatham

 DAWSON, Leslie T, Ordinary Seaman, J 112750, illness



Monday, 16 July 1928


Berwick, heavy cruiser

 BARTLETT, Harry L, Telegraphist, J 108182, illness


H.50, submarine

 BAKER, Charles F, Able Seaman, J 48065, road accident, killed



Tuesday, 17 July 1928


Pembroke, Chatham

 FAYER, Edward F, Leading Stoker, K 52364, drowned



Wednesday, 18 July 1928


Courageous, ex-battlecruiser, aircraft carrier

 FIDLER, Archibald F, Able Seaman, J 60983, accidentally killed



Saturday, 21 July 1928


Royal Naval Reserve

 CARROLL, George, Lieutenant Commander, RNR, illness



Wednesday, 25 July 1928


Berwick, heavy cruiser

 OSBORNE, Otto V (real name, but served as Otto Furneaux), Musician, RMB 1273 , illness


Vivid, Devonport

 BRAY, John, Chief Petty Officer Cook, 347534, illness



Friday, 3 August 1928


Cyclamen, fleet sweeping sloop

 BRADLEY, Robert G, Stoker 1c, K 21424, illness


Furious, aircraft carrier

 MOORE, Edmund L D, Lieutenant, killed



Monday, 6 August 1928


Lowestoft, light cruiser

 HOPLEY, Ernest, Stoker 1c, K 7532, illness


St Vincent, Gosport

 HAWKINS, Alfred J G, Boy 2c, JX 31987, illness



Tuesday, 7 August 1928


Flora, Simonstown, South Africa

 HASSAM, Suleiman B, Seedie, X 230, illness



Thursday, 9 August 1928


Sterling, destroyer

 WALSH, William, Stoker 1c, K 21647, illness



Wednesday, 15 August 1928


Columbine, Rosyth

 JOHNSON, William, Leading Seaman, J 63059, road accident, killed



Thursday, 23 August 1928


Cambrian, light cruiser

 TUMBER, John W, Engine Room Artificer 2c, M 7094, road accident, killed (wife also died in accident)



Sunday, 26 August 1928


Ambrose, submarine depot ship

 BIDWELL, Norman R, Petty Officer, J 13512, died



Sunday, 26 August 1928


Lucia, submarine depot ship

 NEILSON, Stanley, Leading Stoker, K 6673, illness


Resolution, battleship

 COOK, George P, Leading Stoker, K 27636, drowned



Monday, 27 August 1928


Curlew, light cruiser

 HALLETT, Robert, Corporal, RM, 18527 (Ply), illness



Friday, 31 August 1928


Veronica, fleet sweeping sloop

 NICHOLS, Christopher H, Commissioned Engineer, illness



Tuesday, 4 September 1928


Despatch, light cruiser

 RICHARDS, William A, Electrical Artificer 2c, M 26877, road accident, killed



Thursday, 6 September 1928


FAA, 422 Sqn, Argus, aircraft carrier, air crash, all killed

 BOOTH, Charles S, Lieutenant

 GRIGSON, Edmond G B, Telegraphist, J 77760

   HALTON, Samuel, Pilot Officer RAF




Friday, 7 September 1928


Scarab, river gunboat

 WEST, Frank, Leading Supply Assistant, M 37485, illness



Sunday, 9 September 1928


Venomous, destroyer

 GREGG, Claude J M, Sub Lieutenant, illness


Victory, Portsmouth

 MORRIS, Frank, Electrical Artificer 4c, MX 47096, illness



Tuesday, 11 September 1928


Rodney, battleship

 WEEKS, William B, Boy 1c, JX 127358, accidentally killed



Monday, 17 September 1928


Emperor of India, battleship

 COLLETT, Leonard S, Marine, 21700 (Ply), illness


Royal Oak, battleship

 GILBERT, George W H, Leading Seaman, J 42464, accidentally killed


Thruster, destroyer

 REED, William J S, Able Seaman, J 62895, road accident, killed



Tuesday, 18 September 1928


Pembroke, Chatham

 BAKER, George C, Warrant Supply Officer, illness



Saturday, 22 September 1928


Frobisher, cruiser

 BORG, John, Officer's Steward 1c, LX 20438, illness



Sunday, 23 September 1928


Royal Naval Reserve

 KING, Samuel G, Chief Skipper, RNR, illness



Sunday, 30 September 1928


Tamar, Hong Kong

 BAMFORD, Edward, Major, RM, illness



Monday, 1 October 1928


Cornflower, fleet sweeping sloop

 COOKE, Reginald, Stoker 1c, K 5547, illness



Tuesday, 2 October 1928


Royal Navy

 MASTERS, Charles J, Chief Petty Officer, J 2296, died



Wednesday, 3 October 1928


Enterprise, light cruiser

 KELLY, John W, Marine, 24393 (Ch), illness



Saturday, 6 October 1928


Ganges, Shotley/Harwich

 HICKMAN, Alfred H J, Boy 2c, JX 132367, accidentally killed



Thursday, 11 October 1928


Pembroke, Chatham

 BATCHELOR, Frederick G H, Mechanician, K 1533, illness



Thursday, 18 October 1928


Barham, battleship

 ROBERTS, Arthur C, Ordinary Seaman, JX 127593, accidentally killed


Cockchafer, river gunboat

 CURSENS, Alfred H, Stoker 1c, K 63460, illness



Monday, 22 October 1928


Nelson, battleship

 WELLS, John J R, Marine, X 6 (Po), illness


RN Hospital, Plymouth

 HORNE, Reginald J, Leading Sick Berth Attendant, D/M 19542, illness



Wednesday, 24 October 1928


Effingham, cruiser

 ROBBINS, George A, Able Seaman, J 105630, illness



Friday, 26 October 1928


Royal Marines HQ

 GOUGE, William A, Sergeant Major, 21832 (Deal), illness



Sunday, 28 October 1928


Centaur, light cruiser

 DAVISON, James R, Stoker 1c, K 56119, train accident, killed


Portsmouth Dockyard

 BIRD, Rev EDWARD G, Chaplain, illness



Monday, 29 October 1928


Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve

 MACINTYRE, John, Honorary Surgeon Commander, RNVR, illness



Tuesday, 30 October 1928


Voyager, destroyer

 SAMUEL, John, Chief Petty Officer, J 4791, torpedo accident, killed



Wednesday, 31 October 1928


Tamar, Hong Kong

 AH, Lum, Officer's Steward 3c, (no service number listed), died



Thursday, 1 November 1928


City of Harvard, steamship

 LARGE, Edwin R, Captain, RNR, illness


Vivid, Devonport

 HARWOOD, Ernest R, Leading Seaman, J 90941, illness



Friday, 2 November 1928


New Zealand Division of Royal Navy, on loan to

 TURNER, Stephen L, Warrant Engineer, illness



Monday, 5 November 1928


Carysfort, light cruiser

 ROSSITER, John, Commissioned Signal Boatswain, illness


Ceres, light cruiser

 YELLOP, Charles E, Petty Officer, J 36297, died


Terror, monitor

 NEWPORT, John, Stoker 1c, K 1189, died



Wednesday, 7 November 1928


Cornflower, fleet sweeping sloop

 FULLER, George B, Leading Telegraphist, J 48642, illness



Thursday, 8 November 1928


Furious, aircraft carrier

 GORDON, Robert W, Lieutenant, RM, illness



Friday, 9 November 1928


Kent, heavy cruiser

 COLLINS, Edgar G, Leading Stoker, K 23859, illness


Pembroke, Chatham

 KEEBLE, John E, Leading Supply Assistant, M 37378, illness


Victory, Portsmouth

 POLLARD, Henry W, Signalman, J 90130, illness



Saturday, 10 November 1928


RN Hospital, Chatham

 SMITH, Sydney J, Sick Berth Attendant, C/M 38532, illness



Sunday, 11 November 1928


Fitzroy, minesweeper, completed as survey ship

 BATE, John M I, Shipwright 3c, M 34326, accidentally killed


Pembroke, Chatham

 BROWN, Richard J, Engineer Commander, illness



Wednesday, 14 November 1928


Lupin, fleet sweeping sloop

 DE SOUZA, Joao V, Cook 2c, 356465, illness


Vega, destroyer

 HOWELL, Harry, Able Seaman, J 92392, illness



Thursday, 15 November 1928


Cornflower, fleet sweeping sloop

 LLOYD, George V, Able Seaman, J 112402, died

 O'HARA, Robert, Able Seaman, J 12732, died



Friday, 16 November 1928


Champion, light cruiser

 GARDNER, Hugh, Officer's Steward 3c, L 13534, illness


Eagle, aircraft carrier

 WITHERS, George R, Ordinary Seaman, JX 125605, drowned


Excellent, Portsmouth

 LAMBERT, Arthur, Ordnance Artificer 2c, M 11751, road accident, killed



Monday, 19 November 1928


Hood, battlecruiser

 SALES, Arthur J, Petty Officer, J 13923, illness


Royal Naval Reserve

 BOWMAN, Henry, Chief Skipper, RNR, illness



Thursday, 22 November 1928


RN Hospital, Plymouth

 EVES, William H, Paymaster Captain, illness



Sunday, 25 November 1928


Clyde Division RNVR

 HENRY, James A, Honorary Lieutenant, RNVR, illness


Peterel, river gunboat

 LANSDELL, William J, Stoker 1c, K 58445, drowned



Monday, 26 November 1928


Malabar, Bermuda

 FIGGETT, Arthur P, Able Seaman, J 102645, drowned


PC.74, patrol boat

 PASH, Sidney E, Petty Officer, J 99424, illness


Victory, Portsmouth

 GOODEY, Walter E, Leading Cook, M 5855, illness



Tuesday, 27 November 1928


Stuart, flotilla leader

 SULTANA, Joseph, Officer's Steward 3c, LX 20270, illness



Saturday, 1 December 1928


Pembroke, Chatham

 RUDGE, Anthony M, Stoker 1c, K 61362, illness



Saturday, 8 December 1928


Pembroke, Chatham

 TRUMBLY, Benjamin, Able Seaman, J 2192, illness



Wednesday, 12 December 1928


Furious, aircraft carrier

 FRANKS, George F, Telegraphist, J 100304, illness



Friday, 14 December 1928


Cricket, river gunboat

 SCOTT, Henry J, Surgeon Lieutenant, drowned



Monday, 17 December 1928


Pembroke, Chatham

 TREVELYN, Roger de T, Lieutenant, illness



Thursday, 20 December 1928


Witch, destroyer

 LEE, Frank, Able Seaman, J 103081, died



Saturday, 22 December 1928


Kent, heavy cruiser

 CHAUB, Edgar C, Leading Signalman, J 15794, drowned



Monday, 24 December 1928


Defiance, Devonport

 JONES, Herbert F, Petty Officer, J 36662, road accident, killed



Tuesday, 25 December 1928


Gnat, river gunboat

 RIED, Frederick T, Stoker Petty Officer, K 18667, illness



Friday, 28 December 1928


Douglas, flotilla leader

 HILDICK, James, Commissioned Gunner, illness



Saturday, 29 December 1928


Repulse, battlecruiser

 POWELL, Herbert, Stoker 1c, K 66627, drowned



Monday, 31 December 1928


Ganges, Shotley/Harwich

 BROWN, Leslie C F, Boy 2, SX 122166, illness


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