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Able seaman RNVR

H. J. Messer

Able seaman RNVR

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Published by Merlin in Braunton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Messer, H. J. -- 1916-,
  • Great Britain. -- Royal Navy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    StatementH.J. Messer.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(128)p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19847737M
    ISBN 100863035590
    OCLC/WorldCa24694580

    Bourhill. W. Able Seaman. RNVR. ESD/X (Survivor discharged. to HMS Victory taking passage in HMS Rodney) Boucher. Herbert. Ordinary Seaman. P/SX Onboard at October. Born in Sheffield, Yorkshire on the 3rd December Supporter of Sheffield United FC. Died 13 April (Battle of Narvik) Bowen. Service number TZ/, Able Seaman, Royal Naval Division Anson Battalion, 4 Platoon, 18 July Medal(s): Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal. Memorial(s): East Mudros Cemetery, Island of Lemnos, Aegean Sea (Grave III B 57) Book of Remembrance , St Andrew’s Church, Stanley. Gender: Male. HMS Li Wo hoisted her battle ensign and made straight for the enemy. In the action which followed the machine guns were used with effect upon the crews of the ships within range, and a volunteer gun's crew manned the 4in. gun, which they fought with such purpose that a Japanese transport was badly hit and set on fire.


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