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

1932 - in date, ship/unit & name order

HM Submarine M.2 lost 26 January 1932 (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, 1 January 1932


Royal Sovereign, battleship

 WEST, Clement F, Leading Telegraphist, P/J 79168, illness



Saturday, 2 January 1932


Pembroke, Chatham

 TAYLOR, Walter J C, Stoker Petty Officer, C/K 34349, illness



Monday, 4 January 1932


Fisgard, Portsmouth

 HARRIS, Charlie, Petty Officer, P/J 7492, illness


Malaya, battleship

 MONK, William J, Able Seaman, D/J 113852, illness



Wednesday, 6 January 1932



 GARDINER, Bernard C, Colonel, RM, illness


Queen Elizabeth, battleship

 BAIN, William A, Chief Petty Officer, D/M 3045, illness


Whirlwind, destroyer

 MURTON, James J, Able Seaman, C/JX 126051, shock after immersion, died



Saturday, 9 January 1932


Cumberland, heavy cruiser

 WARD, Patrick, Able Seaman, C/JX 131085, died


Emerald, light cruiser

 CONLON, Eugene, Stoker Petty Officer, D/K 22980, drowned



Monday, 11 January 1932


Cumberland, heavy cruiser

 TOTTMAN, Alfred G, Stoker 1c, C/K 59486, illness



Wednesday, 13 January 1932


Pembroke, Chatham

 KNIGHT, Albert W, Engine Room Artificer 5c, C/MX 46545, illness



Thursday, 14 January 1932


Campbell, flotilla leader

 ROBERTS, John D, Able Seaman, P/J 113282, accidentally killed


Royal Naval Reserve

 SINKINS, James, Chief Skipper, RNR, illness



Saturday, 16 January 1932


Cambrian, light cruiser

 NEWLAND, Harold E, Stoker 1c, C/K 67153, road accident on 15 December 1931, DOI



Monday, 18 January 1932


Pembroke, Chatham

 HOBMAN, Jack W, Master at Arms, C/M 35729, illness



Thursday, 21 January 1932


Resolution, battleship

 LEACH, John E, Able Seaman, D/J 106865, drowned



Friday, 22 January 1932


Pembroke, Chatham

 RALPH, Harry, Stoker Petty Officer, C/K 58194, illness



Saturday, 23 January 1932


Medway, submarine depot ship

 MUNSON, Cecil J, Able Seaman, C/J 110993, illness



Sunday, 24 January 1932


Royal Naval Reserve

 DAVISON, Anthony J, Honorary Engineer Commander, RNR, illness

 LESLIE, Norman, Lieutenant Commander, RNR, illness



Tuesday, 26 January 1932



M.2, seaplane-carrying submarine (above - Navy Photos), diving accident in English Channel off Portland, lost. Crew declared dead on the 29th; there were no survivors

 ARBUTHNOT, Crofton K, Lieutenant Commander

 BACK, Leonard S, Electrical Artificer 3c, D/M 37056

 BANKS, Sydney W, Petty Officer, C/J 48971

 BLAKE, Frederick J, Petty Officer, P/J 46983

 BROWN, Dougal Mc P, Leading Steward, C/L 12605

 BURRIDGE, Jack, Leading Telegraphist, P/J 60943

 BUTCHER, Harold F, Able Seaman, C/J 91916

 CHAPMAN, Cecil, Able Seaman, C/JX 126505

 CLARKE, Allan, Petty Officer, D/J 43273

 COLESHILL, Charles J, Able Seaman, P/J 102918

 DRUMMOND, James, Stoker 1c, P/K 62886

 EDWARDS, John H, Able Seaman, D/J 106978

 ELLIS, Stanley G, Petty Officer Telegraphist, P/J 29040

 ENGLAND, George, Able Seaman, C/J 58560

 ESTCOURT, George, Act/Stoker Petty Officer, C/K 65495

 FERGUSON, Douglas, Stoker 1c, P/KX 79049

 GREGORY, Leslie, Leading Aircraftsman, RAF, 364018

 HARDY, Charles P, Engine Room Artificer 1c, P/M 31105

 HARMAN, Frank J, Leading Aircraftsman, RAF, 364868

 HAYES, William A, Warrant Engineer

 HEAD, Hamilton C W, Lieutenant

 HORN, Stanley C A, Engine Room Artificer 1c, D/M 21453

 JACKSON, Edward V, Engine Room Artificer 4c, C/M 39396

 JACOBS, Albert E, Leading Seaman, C/J 96297

 JARRETT, Sidney R W, Able Seaman, C/J 100140

 KING, James, Act/Chief Petty Officer, C/J 18133

 LAKIN, John W, Leading Stoker, P/K 59059

 LEATHES, John D De M, Lieutenant Commander

 LEAVY, Frederick W, Signalman, D/J 94973

 LEWIS, John W J, Stoker 1c, D/K 63662

 MACDONALD, Louis P, Stoker Petty Officer, P/K 16558

 MACDONALD, Somerled, Lieutenant

 MATTHEWS, Edward, Stoker 1c, P/K 64672

 MORRIS, Thomas, Able Seaman, C/J 96156

 O'DWYER, Albert A E, Able Seaman, C/J 102310

 OLIVER, Frank H J, Leading Steward, C/L 12825

 PEPLOW, William, Able Seaman, D/J 101056

 POWELL, Henry, Act/Leading Stoker, P/K 60855

 RAWLINGS, William H, Able Seaman, C/J 108253

 READY, Frank, Able Seaman, P/J 25478

 SHARPE, George, Leading Stoker, P/K 59370

 SIMS, John H, Engine Room Artificer 3c, P/M 35324

 SMALES, Joseph F, Yeoman of Signals, D/J 22885

 SMITH, Reginald, Able Seaman, C/J 99442

 SWEETLAND, Cecil S, Stoker 1c, D/KX 75588

 THOMAS, Ernest J, Telegraphist, P/J 76817

 THORNTON, Thomas, Able Seaman, C/JX 128413

 THRELFALL, Charles H, Stoker 1c, P/KX 75873

 TOPPIN, Henry C, Lieutenant (Pilot)

 TOTTERDELL, James H F, Act/Leading Stoker, D/K 61154

 TOWNSEND, Claud R, Lieutenant (Observer)

 TREACY, Philip, Leading Seaman, C/J 105646

 VINCENT, Arthur J, Able Seaman, C/J 24276

 WALKER, Ralph, Stoker 1c, P/KX 78023

 WATSON, William A, Stoker 1c, C/KX 67092

 WHITING, Francis C, Able Seaman, D/JX 127947

 WILLIAMS, Leonard W, Engine Room Artificer 3c, D/M 36709

 WINGFIELD, Harold, Able Seaman, C/JX 128093

 WOODHOUSE, Frank L, Stoker 1c, D/K 60100

 WRATHMALL, Charles (real name, but served as John Edward Wrathmall), Able Seaman, P/J 37310


There were no more submarine losses in the Inter War years until June 1939



Wednesday, 27 January 1932


Frobisher, cruiser

 BUSHELL, William J, Petty Officer, P/JX 126659, illness



Thursday, 28 January 1932


Constance, light cruiser

 EATON, George A, Chief Engine Room Artificer 2c, P/M 2114, died


Renown, battlecruiser

 HEATH, William H K, Leading Seaman, D/J 100045, accidentally killed




Saturday, 30 January 1932


RN Hospital, Chatham

 WYATT, Ernest S, Sick Berth Attendant, C/M 38908, road accident, killed


York, heavy cruiser

 HALLIMAN, Stanley H, Stoker 2c, C/KX 80885, illness



Sunday, 31 January 1932


Ganges, Shotley/Harwich

 HOLMES, Alfred J, Boy 1c, JX 136069, accidentally killed



Wednesday, 3 February 1932


Moth, river gunboat

 NORRIS, Leslie C, Leading Telegraphist, C/J 101627, illness


Victory, Portsmouth

 GULLIS, Harold V P, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 133175, illness



Friday, 5 February 1932


Greenwich, destroyer depot ship

 FIGG, Bertram G E, Chief Engine Room Artificer 1c, P/M 559, illness



Sunday, 7 February 1932


Greenwich, destroyer depot ship

 WYATT, Herbert J, Chief Petty Officer Writer, D/M 7266, illness



Tuesday, 9 February 1932


Engineer Course

 HARVEY, Desmond, Act/Sub Lieutenant (E), illness


Otway, submarine

 BUCKLEY, John H, Lieutenant, illness, died in HS Maine



Thursday, 11 February 1932


Cornwall, heavy cruiser

 SKEET, Henry T, Stoker Petty Officer, P/K 59513, illness


Victory XI, Portland

 MUSSETT, Leslie A, Seaman, RNR, X 8198 B, illness



Saturday, 13 February 1932


Medway, submarine depot ship

 FELLOWS, John, Petty Officer, D/J 23876, illness



Wednesday, 17 February 1932


Courageous, ex-battlecruiser, aircraft carrier, aircraft crash at sea

 STANLEY, James, Able Seaman, P/SSX 12188, killed


Suffolk, heavy cruiser, Japanese shellfire at Shanghai

 FRANCIS, Hubert A, Able Seaman, C/JX 132017, killed

 PRIOR, Herbert G, Leading Seaman, P/J 96430, DOW



Thursday, 18 February 1932


Pembroke, Chatham

 GOLDSWORTHY, Oliver W, Engine Room Artificer Apprentice, MX 47959, illness



Friday, 19 February 1932


Danae, light cruiser

 DAWE, William J T, Stoker Petty Officer, D/K 20268, died


Pembroke, Chatham

 LAMB, Albert C, Master at Arms, C/M 35500, illness



Tuesday, 23 February 1932


Resolution, battleship

 ATTARD, Joseph, Petty Officer Steward, E/L 7214, illness



Wednesday, 24 February 1932


Danae, light cruiser

 SMITH, Louis A, Supply Petty Officer, D/M 37351, illness



Thursday, 25 February 1932


FAA, 401 Flight, Courageous, ex-battlecruiser, aircraft carrier, air crash

 DITTON, Hugh, Lieutenant Commander, killed



Friday, 26 February 1932


Royal Naval Reserve

 SANDERSON, Harold A, Honorary Captain, RNR, illness



Sunday, 28 February 1932


Frobisher, cruiser

 MAUNSELL-SMYTH, George H, Commander (E), illness



Monday, 29 February 1932


Cambrian, light cruiser

 BENTHAM, James T, Able Seaman, CH/X 126569, illness



Tuesday, 1 March 1932


Cornwall, heavy cruiser

 KIRBY, George W, Leading Seaman, P/J 58367, accidentally killed



Thursday, 3 March 1932


Hastings, sloop

 AH, Mohamed, Seedie Seaman, Aden 2/386, illness


Royal Sovereign, battleship

 MAY, Percival C, Able Seaman, P/J 100631, illness



Friday, 4 March 1932


Sandhurst, destroyer depot ship

 WRIGHT, Frederick C, Stoker 1c, C/K 55064, illness


Vernon, Portsmouth

 BURNETT, John, Leading Telegraphist, P/J 26636, road accident, killed



Saturday, 5 March 1932


RN Hospital, Haslar

 WARBURTON, Llewellyn R, Surgeon Commander, illness



Monday, 7 March 1932


Excellent, Portsmouth

 ROWE, George, Able Seaman, P/J 105935, illness


York, heavy cruiser

 ADAMS, Alfred H, Stoker 1c, C/K 62450, road accident, killed



Friday, 11 March 1932


Exeter, heavy cruiser

 COLLINS, Thomas S, Act/Warrant Engineer, illness



Saturday, 12 March 1932


Cumberland, heavy cruiser

 CUNNINGTON, George E W, Telegraphist, C/JX 132330, illness


Kent, heavy cruiser

 RINTOUL, John G E, Corporal, RM, 19851 (Ch), illness


Zest, water carrier

 BOWIE, George N, Able Seaman, Dockyard Employee, drowned



Wednesday, 16 March 1932


Ganges, Shotley/Harwich

 AUSTIN, Thomas, Chief Petty Officer Telegraphist, J 2072, illness


Harebell, convoy sloop

 WILLIAMS, James M, Assistant Steward, D/LX 21236, illness



Thursday, 17 March 1932


Basiliskalongside Bulldog, both destroyers

 BOARD, Thomas W, Able Seaman, D/J 115271, accidentally killed


Royal Australian Navy

 CURRY, Hugh F, Commander, illness



Friday, 18 March 1932


Olympus, submarine

 SPOONER, William H, Leading Signalman, D/J 25439, died



Monday, 21 March 1932


Dauntless, light cruiser

 ADLAM, Charles F, Able Seaman, P/JX 126050, illness



Wednesday, 23 March 1932


Diomede, light cruiser

 RIBBINS, Charles J (real name, but served as Charles J Rivvins), Able Seaman, C/J 30155, drowned



Saturday, 26 March 1932


Malaya, battleship

 ROBINSON, Robert H, Signal Boy, D/JX 134184, illness



Monday, 28 March 1932


Victory, Portsmouth

 ALLEN, Harold V, Supply Assistant, P/MX 45900, illness



Friday, 1 April 1932


Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve

 BEVIS, Restal R, Honorary Lieutenant, RNVR, illness



Sunday, 3 April 1932


Vernon, Portsmouth

 ORBELL, Charles T, Regulating Petty Officer, P/M 39588, illness


Vivid, Devonport

 RAINEY, Michael, Stoker 1c, D/K 6603, illness



Monday, 4 April 1932


Searcher, destroyer

 CHALCROFT, Ernest F, Leading Stoker, P/K 21165, drowned



Wednesday, 6 April 1932


Royal Naval Reserve

 BOTHERAS, William R, Lieutenant, RNR, illness



Thursday, 7 April 1932


Pembroke, Chatham

 CAST, William J, Engine Room Artificer Apprentice, MX 47799, road accident, killed



Sunday, 10 April 1932


Dragon, light cruiser

 TAYLOR, George R, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 132968, drowned



Wednesday, 13 April 1932


Cormorant, Gibraltar

 KENNA, John, Stoker 1c, C/K 65940, illness



Friday, 15 April 1932


Danae, light cruiser

 ROBINSON, Wilfred J, Marine, 20953 (Ply), drowned



Sunday, 17 April 1932


Vivid, Devonport

 WILLIAMS, David, Stoker 1c, D/KX 76557, illness



Monday, 18 April 1932


Excellent, Portsmouth

 WILES, Henry C, Able Seaman, P/J 111134, road accident, killed



Tuesday, 19 April 1932


Victory, Portsmouth

 JOHNSTONE, Hope, Telegraphist Lieutenant, illness



Wednesday, 20 April 1932


Royal Navy

 DONOVAN, Alexander M, Lieutenant Commander, illness



Friday, 22 April 1932


Hermes, aircraft carrier

 BRUNNING, David J, Joiner 1c, C/M 4523, illness


Waterhen, destroyer

 GLINN, Ronald E, Able Seaman, D/J 110049, accidentally killed



Saturday, 23 April 1932


Vindictive, cruiser

 ALMOND, Amos, Engine Room Artificer 1c, C/M 2922, illness



Monday, 25 April 1932


FAA, 462 Sqn, Glorious, ex-battlecruiser, aircraft carrier, air crash

 IRVEN, Paul L H D, Lieutenant, killed

Resolution, battleship

 HAMILTON, Archibald, Midshipman, killed



Saturday, 30 April 1932


Royal Naval Reserve

 GRAINGER, Alfred A, Paymaster Commander, RNR, illness



Sunday, 1 May 1932


Cornwall, heavy cruiser

 BECKINGHAM, Frank W L, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 133992, illness


Vivid, Devonport

 JEWELL, Courtney, Officer's Cook 2c, D/L 14669, illness



Tuesday, 3 May 1932


Orpheus, submarine

 TYRWHITT, Robert, Sub Lieutenant, illness



Thursday, 5 May 1932


Douglas, flotilla leader

 WALKER, James H, Sub Lieutenant, illness


Vernon, Portsmouth

 CONDLIFFE, William F G, Electrical Artificer 2c, P/M 35270, road accident, killed



Friday, 6 May 1932


Royal Naval Reserve

 TURNER, John, Chief Skipper, RNR, illness



Sunday, 8 May 1932


Portsmouth, training course

 TROTTER, Robert C W, Sub Lieutenant, illness


Renown, battlecruiser

 ALLEN, William E, Stoker 1c, D/K 65334, illness



Monday, 9 May 1932


Ladybird, river gunboat

 BOYD, Leonard F, Able Seaman, P/J 109533, drowned



Tuesday, 10 May 1932


Warspite, battleship

 DAGNELL, Arthur A, Stoker 1c, P/KX 80689, illness



Wednesday, 11 May 1932


Royal Naval Reserve

 SCHJONEMAN, Laurtiz P, Chief Skipper, RNR, illness


Royal Sovereign, battleship

 HEALING, John W M, Lieutenant Commander, illness



Thursday, 12 May 1932


Sussex, heavy cruiser

 CORDELL, Walter C E, Petty Officer, C/J 25139, accidentally killed



Saturday, 21 May 1932


Lucia, submarine depot ship

 FOX, Harold, Leading Stoker, D/K 21273, illness



Sunday, 22 May 1932


Malabar, Bermuda

 DAVIDSON, Robert G, Petty Officer, C/J 8339, accidentally killed



Monday, 23 May 1932


Parthian, submarine

 PETT, Ernest E, Stoker 1c, C/KX 79348, drowned


Royal Naval Reserve

 Earl of Inchcape, Honorary Captain, RNR, illness



Thursday, 26 May 1932


Vivid, Devonport

 MITCHELL, Richard C, Stoker 1c, D/K 64155, illness



Sunday, 29 May 1932


Royal Navy

 ROOKE, Robert L, Warrant Engineer, illness


Royal Sovereign, battleship

 WISE, William, Leading Stoker, P/K 57961, road accident, killed



Tuesday, 31 May 1932


Bruce, flotilla leader

 MCDONALD, William G, Engineer Lieutenant Commander, illness



 CROCKFORD, Henry G, Stoker 1c, P/K 10170, illness



Thursday, 2 June 1932


Vivid, Devonport

 TUCKER, Victor E, Petty Officer, D/J 19624, illness



Monday, 6 June 1932


Pembroke, Chatham

 HILLS, Albert G, Stoker 1c, C/K 63453, illness



Wednesday, 8 June 1932


Endeavor, survey ship

 RICE, William V, Commander, illness


FAA, 466 Flight, Furious, aircraft carrier, air crash, both killed

 MARGETTS, Dennis J, Lieutenant

 NEWSHAM, James, Lieutenant



Thursday, 9 June 1932


Vivid, Devonport

 HISCOCK, William G, Telegraphist, D/J 41575, died



Friday, 10 June 1932


Scarab, river gunboat

 TURNBULL, Claude S B, Lieutenant, illness



Sunday, 12 June 1932


Courageous, ex-battlecruiser, aircraft carrier

 O'BRIEN, William, Chief Stoker, P/K 12324, illness



Thursday, 16 June 1932


H.24, submarine

 VOAK, William J, Able Seaman, P/J 109338, motorcycle accident, killed (second man died the next day)



Friday, 17 June 1932


H.24, submarine

 BRUCE, Alfred N, Leading Seaman, P/J 104004, motorcycle accident, DOI



Sunday, 19 June 1932


Constance, light cruiser

 LLOYD, George D, Commissioned Gunner, illness



Monday, 20 June 1932


Warspite, battleship

 GUY, Arthur T H, Able Seaman, P/J 113125, accidentally killed



Tuesday, 21 June 1932


RN Hospital, Plymouth

 GREET, William C, Paymaster Lieutenant, illness



Friday, 24 June 1932


Pembroke, Chatham

 SLATTERY, Ernest J, Stoker 1c, C/K 9976, illness



Sunday, 26 June 1932


Pembroke, Chatham

 AMOS, Edward W, Stoker 1c, C/K 66576, illness



Tuesday, 28 June 1932


Scimitar, destroyer

 BESWICK, Harry, Stoker 1c, C/K 65244, road accident, killed



Wednesday, 29 June 1932


Victory, Portsmouth

 AITKEN, Mark J, Surgeon Commander, illness



Thursday, 30 June 1932


Vivid, Devonport

 STRODE, John H, Supply Chief Petty Officer, D/M 985, illness



Saturday, 2 July 1932


Excellent, Portmouth

 CHERRY, George H, Able Seaman, P/J 49823, illness



Sunday, 3 July 1932


Vivid, Devonport

 COLLINS, Edwin T, Petty Officer, D/J 12991, illness



Wednesday, 6 July 1932


Cormorant, Gibraltar

 MILLS, Edward M, Telegraphist, P/J 101509 (served as Edward Haddock), road accident, killed



Thursday, 7 July 1932


Royal Naval Reserve

 FLETT, John R, Commissioned Engineer, RNR, illness



Sunday, 10 July 1932


Wallace, flotilla leader

 WELCH, Douglas W R, Stoker 1c, P/KX 75178, illness



Monday, 11 July 1932


Titania, submarine depot ship

 BEAUMONT, Harry, Able Seaman, C/JX 129191, road accident, killed



Friday, 15 July 1932


Malabar, Bermuda

 BELL, Raymond T, Leading Telegraphist, P/J 37637, illness



Monday, 18 July 1932


Royal Navy

 TURNER, Rev ARCHER, Chaplain, illness


Spey, ex-P.38, patrol boat

 STEEL, Richard W, Warrant Engineer, illness



Tuesday, 19 July 1932


Courageous, ex-battlecruiser, aircraft carrier

 EASTON, Sidney T, Able Seaman, P/J 18183, illness



Friday, 22 July 1932


Gannet, river gunboat

 ATKINSON, Eric, Able Seaman, D/J 97757, illness



Saturday, 23 July 1932


Royal Sovereign, battleship

 MILES, Claude L, Stoker 1c, P/K 59275, illness



Monday, 25 July 1932


Cornwall, heavy cruiser

 REES, John, Warrant Schoolmaster, illness



Tuesday, 2 August 1932


Calypso, light cruiser

 FIELD, Alfred, Commissioned Gunner, illness



Wednesday, 3 August 1932


Devonshire, heavy cruiser

 DAVEY, Frederick S, Stoker Petty Officer, D/K 59067, illness



Thursday, 4 August 1932


Tern, river gunboat

 YU, Chen C, Boat Boy, (Chinese), drowned



Saturday, 6 August 1932


Cornwall, heavy cruiser

 LEACH, Ernest, Cook, P/MX 48050, illness



Friday, 12 August 1932


L.27, submarine

 SMITH, Sidney N, Telegraphist, D/J 106613, road accident, killed



Sunday, 14 August 1932


RN Hospital, Plymouth

 JONES, James, Leading Sick Berth Attendant, D/M 35544, illness



Tuesday, 16 August 1932


Furious, aircraft carrier

 BAKER, Percy H, Able Seaman, D/J 81794, illness


Pilot's Course, air crash

 KAY, Andrew B, Lieutenant, killed



Thursday, 18 August 1932


Pembroke, Chatham

 WRAGG, William F, Petty Officer, C/J 12078, illness



Saturday, 20 August 1932


Victory, Portsmouth

 TRIGGS, Harry F, Able Seaman, P/JX 132275, road accident, killed



Sunday, 21 August 1932


Delhi, light cruiser

 TEMP, George, Chief Petty Officer, D/J 20729, illness


Whitshed, destroyer

 HALL, Henry J, Able Seaman, P/J 115344, illness



Monday, 22 August 1932


Vivien, destroyer

 LUCKHURST, Henry W, Stoker 1c, C/K 48734, road accident, killed



Wednesday, 24 August 1932



 MUSSELL, Walter F, Steward, P/L 14878, illness


Royal Naval Reserve

 BRENNAN, Arthur P, Paymaster Lieutenant, RNR, illness


Vivid, Devonport

 BANBURY, Harry, Shipwright 1c, D/M 10283, illness



Thursday, 25 August 1932


Vivid, Devonport

 SMALE, Sydney C, Ordnance Artificer 4c, D/M 37937, illness



Saturday, 27 August 1932


Egmont, Malta

 SPEARING, John, Able Seaman, P J 6262, illness


Valiant, battleship

 BATES, Arthur R, Stoker 1c, C/K 63362, illness



Friday, 2 September 1932


Tarantula, river gunboat

 BISHOP, William W, Able Seaman, C/J 109403, illness



Tuesday, 6 September 1932


RN Hospital, Chatham

 GEE, John C, Colour Sergeant, RM, 17337 (Ch), illness



Thursday, 8 September 1932


Scout, destroyer

 CLEWORTH, William A, Stoker 1c, C/K 64940, illness



Friday, 9 September 1932


Malaya, battleship

 DEE, Paul, Able Seaman, D/JX 128356, died



Sunday, 11 September 1932


Gannet, river gunboat

 DAE, Min C, Officer's Steward 3c, (no service number listed), drowned



Monday, 12 September 1932


Rodney, battleship

 EALES, Joseph S, Supply Petty Officer, D/M 34126, illness



Tuesday, 13 September 1932


Pembroke, Chatham

 BOND, John D, Able Seaman, C/JX 128633, illness



Friday, 16 September 1932


Osprey, Portland

 HINTON, Alfred E, Able Seaman, D/JX 129414, road accident, killed



Monday, 19 September 1932


Victory, Portsmouth

 COOKSON, James W, Able Seaman, P/J 86453, illness


Vindictive, cruiser

 SHACKLEFORD, Harry E, Stoker 1c, P/K 63177, illness



Tuesday, 20 September 1932


Victory, Portsmouth

 NEWTON, Charles W, Able Seaman, P/J 91324, illness



Saturday, 24 September 1932


Cricket, river gunboat

 SEWARD, Reginald W J, Able Seaman, D/J 88015, illness



Sunday, 25 September 1932


Snapdragon, minesweeping sloop

 SMITH, Charles H H, Able Seaman, D/J 110664, drowned



Monday, 26 September 1932


Curacoa, light cruiser

 SCOVELL, Albert C, Stoker 1c, P/K 65231, illness


FAA, 401 Flight, Courageous, ex-battlecruiser, aircraft carrier, air crash

 KING, Henry M, Lieutenant, killed



Wednesday, 28 September 1932


Cornflower, minesweeping sloop

 YOUNG, Christopher, Able Seaman, P/J 94093, illness



Thursday, 29 September 1932


Concord, light cruiser

 ILIFF, Edward, Engineer Commander, illness



Saturday, 1 October 1932


Pilot's Course, air crash, both killed

 DICKSON, Robert D L, Lieutenant

 DOBSON, Vernon W, Sub Lieutenant



Tuesday, 4 October 1932


Devonshire, heavy cruiser

 LAKE, Percival G, Leading Signalman, D/J 48740, illness



Saturday, 8 October 1932


Cormorant, Gibraltar

 STUART, Alfred, Chief Stoker, P/K 11554, died



Sunday, 9 October 1932



 BAKER, Hugh S, Lieutenant, RM, illness



Monday, 10 October 1932


Sussex, heavy cruiser

 GODBOLD, James, Able Seaman, C/JX 13236, illness



Thursday, 13 October 1932


Pembroke, Chatham

 GREGORY, Charles F, Stoker 1c, C/K 60527, illness



Sunday, 16 October 1932


Cyclops, repair ship

 VELLA, Joseph, Petty Officer Steward, E/LX 20354, illness



Monday, 17 October 1932


Delhi, light cruiser

 KELLY, Hugh, Marine, 18851 (Ply), drowned



Thursday, 27 October 1932


Vivid, Devonport

 PACKWOOD, William J, Stoker 1c, D/KX 80371, illness



Monday, 31 October 1932


St Vincent, Gosport

 PURTON, Leslie F, Boy 1c, P/JX 136155, illness



Tuesday, 1 November 1932


Vivid, Devonport

 HIGGINS, Arthur W, Stoker 1c, D/K 58913, illness



Wednesday, 2 November 1932


Vivid, Devonport

 PEARCE, Henry W, Chief Shipwright 2c, D/M 7407, illness



Friday, 4 November 1932


Ladybird, river gunboat

 HUNT, Frederick A, Chief Petty Officer, P/J 10673, illness



Saturday, 5 November 1932


Hermes, aircraft carrier

 FOWLER, William, Stoker Petty Officer, D/K 18396, illness



Sunday, 6 November 1932


Ganges, Shotley/Harwich

 SKINNER, Arthur, Stoker Petty Officer, C/K 18614, illness



Sunday, 13 November 1932


Victory, Portsmouth

 MCMORRIS, Robert W, Stoker, RNR, V 1736, illness



Monday, 14 November 1932


RN Hospital, Chatham

 FEGAN, James, Sick Berth Attendant, C/MX 45757, illness



Tuesday, 15 November 1932


Portsmouth Dockyard

 PORTER, Alfred A, Commissioned Boatswain, illness



Friday, 18 November 1932


FAA, 405 Flight, Glorious, ex-battlecruiser, aircraft carrier

 DENNIS, Gerald W, Lieutenant, illness



Saturday, 19 November 1932


Effingham, cruiser

 REVANS, John C, Able Seaman, P/JX 126782, illness


Nelson, battleship

 BROWN, Sidney A, Shipwright 2c, P/M 33945, illness



Tuesday, 22 November 1932


Montrose, flotilla leader

 KENYON, Herbert L D, Petty Officer, D/J 89788, drowned



Thursday, 24 November 1932


London Division, RNVR

 BRISTOW, Geoffrey L, Lieutenant, RNVR, illness


Victoria & Albert, Royal Yacht

 HAMMOND, Samuel M, Keeper & Steward of Royal Cabins, illness



Friday, 25 November 1932


Vivid, Devonport

 GROCUTT, Richard, Able Seaman, D/J 14906, illness



Sunday, 27 November 1932


Cumberland, heavy cruiser

 TRIBBLE, Sidney L, Regulating Petty Officer, D/M 39274, illness



Wednesday, 30 November 1932


Thames, submarine

 BATCHELOR, Leonard J, Signalman, C/J 109536, drowned

 STUNNELL, Henry E, Able Seaman, J 95644, drowned



Monday, 5 December 1932


British Mariner, oil tanker

 DOWNES, Joseph L, Commissioned Engineer, RNR, illness


Ganges, Shotley/Harwich

 LARAMAN, Garfield H K, Boy 2c, JX 137684, illness



Wednesday, 7 December 1932


L.56, submarine

 REEMAN, Lancelot E, Stoker 1c, P/K 58359, road accident, killed



Tuesday, 13 December 1932


Dunedin, light cruiser

 PERRY, Walter F, Officer's Cook 2c, P/LX 20111, died


Fowey, sloop

 BARNFIELD, Frederick J, Signalman, P/J 113377, illness



Thursday, 15 December 1932


H.43, submarine

 HART, William H, Stoker 1c, C/KX 77685, road accident, killed


Pembroke, Chatham

 NESBITT, Samuel, Stoker 1c, C/K 65899, illness


Vernon, Portsmouth

 HUXLEY, Robert, Chief Petty Officer, P/J 14199, died



Friday, 16 December 1932


Queen Elizabeth, battleship

 CLAIF, Frank G, Able Seaman, D/J 93773, illness



Tuesday, 20 December 1932


Vivid, Devonport

 MCRAE, Alexander, Seaman, RNR, X 6106 C, accidentally killed



Friday, 23 December 1932


Vivid, Devonport

 SHEARS, Reuben G, Commissioned Supply Officer, illness



Sunday, 25 December 1932


Cyclops, repair ship

 MAXWELL, George E, Stoker 1c, C/KX 75548, drowned



Monday, 26 December 1932


Egmont, Malta, both drowned

 NASON, George W P, Sergeant, RM, 15738 (Po)

 YALDEN, Percy W C, Marine, X 498 (Po)



Tuesday, 27 December 1932


Pembroke, Chatham

 MULFORD, Alfred, Stoker 1c, C/K 61933, illness


Veteran, destroyer

 STIRLING, Norman R, Petty Officer, C/J 22976, illness



Saturday, 31 December 1932


Sussex, heavy cruiser

 KNIGHT, Sidney J, Musician, RMB, RMB 2457, illness


Torpedo Depot of Admiralty

 SHARMAN, Laurence C, Commander, illness


on to 1933
or return to inter-war casualties, 1918-1939

revised 3/9/11