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

1929 - in date, ship/unit & name order

HM Submarine H.49, sister to H.47 lost 9 July 1929
(Navy Photos/Mark Teadham, 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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Wednesday, 2 January 1929


Fisgard, Portsmouth

 TURTLE, Arthur V, Stoker 1c, K 61242, died


Renown, battlecruiser

 BAKER, Sydney W, Boy 2c, JX 128200, accidentally killed



Thursday, 3 January 1929


Egmont, Malta

 BRACE, George W, Stoker Petty Officer, K 7108, (Wolsey), illness


Frobisher, cruiser

 WILSON, John, Commissioned Engineer, illness



Saturday, 5 January 1929


Royal Marines HQ

 BESTLEY, Oliver C, Marine, A 24365 (Ch), illness


Warspite, battleship

 QUIN, Augustine W, Marine, 215839 (Po), illness



Sunday, 6 January 1929


Herald, ex-fleet sweeping sloop Merry Hampton, survey ship

 NG, Fook, Officer's Cook 3c, (no service number listed), died



Monday, 7 January 1929


St Vincent, Gosport

 ALLCOM, Eli F J, Boy 2c, JX 132417, illness



Tuesday, 8 January 1929


Renown, battlecruiser

 STANFORD, Ernest E, Commissioned Gunner, illness



Thursday, 10 January 1929


Daffodil, fleet sweeping sloop

 EDWARDS, Albert E, Able Seaman, J 32905, illness



Friday, 11 January 1929


Danae, light cruiser

 JERVIS, Geoffrey, Boy 1c, JX 129450, illness


Victory, Portsmouth

 ETHERINGTON, Harry T, Leading Stoker, K 12739, illness



Monday, 14 January 1929


Greenwich, destroyer depot ship

 DUNCAN, Henry, Telegraphist, J 93280, illness


Pembroke, Chatham

 FITZPATRICK, Charles A, Chief Stoker, K 15291, illness



Tuesday, 15 January 1929


Bee, river gunboat

 LITTLEDALE, Bernard J, Commander (E), illness



Sunday, 20 January 1929


Pembroke, Chatham

 TEMPLE, Harry P, Able Seaman, J 93647, drowned



Monday, 21 January 1929


H.33, submarine

 NETTALL, Fred, Chief Engine Room Artificer 2c, M 7307, illness


Vivid, Devonport

 NEEDHAM, Tom, Leading Seaman, J 7891, illness



Tuesday, 22 January 1929


Vivid, Devonport

 MAXWELL, Henry S, Chief Petty Officer Writer, M 7313, illness



Wednesday, 23 January 1929


Royal Naval Reserve

 DOWNINE, Alexander P, Paymaster Commander, RNR, illness



Friday, 25 January 1929


Castor, light cruiser

 CHONG, Ah, Officer's Steward 1c, (no service number listed), died



Saturday, 26 January 1929


Pembroke, Chatham

 SMITH, George J, Cook, M 36574, illness



Tuesday, 29 January 1929


Greenwich, destroyer depot ship

 RANDALL, John M, Stoker 1c, K 55547, illness



Thursday, 31 January 1929


Benbow, battleship

 YARLETT, Walter A, Able Seaman, J 52986, illness


London Division, RNVR

 LOCKETT, Herbert A, Paymaster Commander, RNVR, illness



Friday, 1 February 1929


Warspite, battleship

 FRANCIS, Arthur W, Ordinary Seaman, JX 126147, illness



Saturday, 2 February 1929


Gnat, river gunboat

 TIMMS, Reginald A, Petty Officer, J 25827, illness


Sepoy, destroyer

 WHITE, Edmond H, Able Seaman, J 85394, illness



Monday, 4 February 1929


Furious, aircraft carrier

 BROWN, Harry G, Stoker 1c, K 8124, illness


Marlborough, battleship

 HUME, John H D, Able Seaman, J 16805, illness



Wednesday, 6 February 1929


FAA, 441 Flight, Argus, aircraft carrier, air crash

 CECIL, Richard F B, Lieutenant, killed

 GRANT, Heathcote A J, Lieutenant, DOI


Royal Marines HQ

 HARTWILL, William, Marine, E 16529, illness



Thursday, 7 February 1929


Courageous, ex-battlecruiser, aircraft carrier

 CHRISTIE, Charles P, Lieutenant Commander, illness


Vivid, Devonport

 FRY, Harry, Stoker Petty Officer, K 16115, illness



Monday, 11 February 1929


Defiance, Devonport

 COLE, Ernest, Petty Officer, J 7325, illness


Pembroke, Chatham

 STOREY, Edward C, Ordinary Seaman, SSX 13238, illness



Tuesday, 12 February 1929


Egmont, Malta

 HEARN, Francis M, Able Seaman, J 109767, illness



Saturday, 16 February 1929


Berwick, heavy cruiser

 KEMPSHALL, William A, Engine Room Artificer 2c, M 28880, drowned


Effingham, cruiser

 RINGSHAW, William, Electrical Artificer 1c, M 6026, illness



Monday, 18 February 1929


Victory, Portsmouth

 MERRYWEATHER, John C, Petty Officer, J 8602, illness



Monday, 25 February 1929


Pembroke, Chatham

 ALLEN, Alexander, Supply Chief Petty Officer, M 1029, illness


Victory, Portsmouth

 HARRISON, Edward H, Leading Seaman, 239613, illness



Tuesday, 26 February 1929


Excellent, Portsmouth

 JARVIS, Francis H, Officer's Cook, 360324, illness


Malaya, battleship

 JONES, David, Petty Officer, J 31300, illness



Friday, 1 March 1929


Eagle, aircraft carrier

 CORLETT, Douglas, Ordinary Seaman, J 113269, drowned



Saturday, 2 March 1929


Vivid, Devonport

 WHATFORD, Harry A, Able Seaman, J 25900, illness



Sunday, 3 March 1929


Castor, light cruiser

 ANDERSON, Frederick C, Stoker 1c, K 19512, illness



Monday, 4 March 1929


Royal Naval Reserve

 HIGNETT, Samuel M, Paymaster Lieutenant Commander, RNR, illness



Tuesday, 5 March 1929


St Vincent, Gosport

 HARFIELD, William L, Shipwright Lieutenant, illness



Saturday, 9 March 1929


Adventure, minelayer

 DURCAN, James, Stoker Petty Officer, K 2237, illness


Pembroke, Chatham

 EATON, Joseph S, Stoker Petty Officer, K 395, illness



Sunday, 10 March 1929


Enterprise, light cruiser

 COELLO, Vincent C, Officer's Steward 1c, L 11945, illness



Monday, 11 March 1929


Royal Navy

 KING, Albert E, Leading Stoker, K 60859, illness



Wednesday, 13 March 1929


Pembroke, Chatham

 STANLEY, Harry E, Able Seaman, J 102399, illness


Victory, Portsmouth

 AVIS, Alfred E, Stoker Petty Officer, K 18121, illness



Thursday, 14 March 1929


Vivid, Devonport

 POTTER, Douglas P, Electrical Artificer 4c, M 8032, illness



Friday, 15 March 1929


Victory, Portsmouth

 FUNNELL, Denis H, Stoker 2c, KX 79703, illness



Saturday, 16 March 1929


Pembroke, Chatham

 SMITH, John C, Able Seaman, J 107989, illness



Sunday, 17 March 1929


Pembroke, Chatham

 CARN, Francis C, Stoker 1c, K 58953, illness



Wednesday, 20 March 1929


Pembroke, Chatham

 HAYCOCK, Albert, Able Seaman, J 100477, illness



Thursday, 21 March 1929


Royal Sovereign, battleship

 BLACKLOCK, Percy R, Chief Engine Room Artificer 1c, M 1355, illness



Friday, 22 March 1929


Rodney, battleship

 DAVIES, David J, Stoker 1c, K 19673, illness


Vivid, Devonport, accident

 ALLEN, James A, Chief Petty Officer, J 1811, accidentally killed



Saturday, 23 March 1929


Caradoc, light cruiser

 BAKER, Arthur J, Able Seaman, J 96315, illness


President, RN College, Greenwich

 MCCLINTOCK, John W L, Vice Admiral, illness



Tuesday, 26 March 1929


Hermes, aircraft carrier

 MCDONALD, William H, Marine, 18423 (Ch), shot and killed (no further information)



Wednesday, 27 March 1929


Adventure, minelayer

 PENGILLEY, Edward G, Able Seaman, J 105021, illness



Saturday, 30 March 1929


Defiance, Devonport

 NEIL, Arthur C, Able Seaman, J 110537, accidentally killed



Sunday, 31 March 1929


Ladybird, river gunboat

 TUCKER, George W, Able Seaman, J 15265, drowned


Victory, Portsmouth

 SMITHERS, William A, Leading Seaman, J 31011, road accident, killed



Tuesday, 2 April 1929


Pembroke, Chatham

 EALES, Archibald I, Able Seaman, J 115552, illness



Wednesday, 3 April 1929


Royal Marines HQ

 THOMAS, Phillip, Marine, 21653 (Ply), illness



Wednesday, 10 April 1929


Victory, Portsmouth

 COLE, Ernest D, Stoker 1c, K 61253, illness



Thursday, 11 April 1929


St Vincent, Gosport

 HILL, George H, Boy 2c, JX 132042, illness



Friday, 12 April 1929


Magnolia, fleet sweeping sloop

 PITT, Herbert C, Stoker 1c, K 63750, died



Sunday, 14 April 1929


Egmont, Malta

 BALZAN, Frank, Officer's Steward 2c, 361116, illness


Victory, Portsmouth

 BAKER, William J L, Able Seaman, J 109467, illness



Monday, 15 April 1929


Dolphin, Gosport

 DAWSON, William, Engine Room Artificer 1c, M 4302, illness



Tuesday, 16 April 1929


Pembroke, Chatham

 HAYNES, Edwin A, Able Seaman, J 105458, illness



Thursday, 18 April 1929


Delphinium, fleet sweeping sloop

 MUNROE, Thomas D, Able Seaman, J 114228, illness



Friday, 19 April 1929


Eagle, aircraft carrier

 YATES, Herbert G, Joiner 1c, M 11871, accidentally killed



Tuesday, 23 April 1929


Caterham, minesweeper

 COOMBER, Ernest, Stoker 1c, K 55250, illness



Saturday, 27 April 1929


Delphinium, fleet sweeping sloop, both drowned

 DANIELS, Thomas W, Stoker 1c, KX 77287

 HELLIER, Frederick J J, Officer's Steward 1c, L 4490


Victory, Portsmouth

 SHARPE, George E, Stoker 2c, KX 79754, illness



Sunday, 28 April 1929


Queen Elizabeth, battleship

 SAVAGE, Robert, Leading Seaman, J 30724, illness



Monday, 29 April 1929


Vivid, Devonport

 CARTER, Charles E, Stoker 1c, K 56694, illness



Tuesday, 30 April 1929


Engineering Course

 PEEL, John, Midshipman (E), illness


Marazion, ex-minesweeper, submarine depot ship, Hong Kong

 MILLARD, Thomas Mc G, Able Seaman, J 95327, accidentally killed



Friday, 3 May 1929


Pembroke, Chatham

 WETHERILL, Joseph W, Able Seaman, J 11196, illness



Sunday, 5 May 1929


Tern, river gunboat

 SNOW, Joseph B, Telegraphist, J 78013, killed



Tuesday, 7 May 1929


Hermes, aircraft carrier

 EDWARDS, William, Stoker 1c, K 65969, illness



Friday, 10 May 1929


Vivid, Devonport

 DEVEY, John, Able Seaman, J 110792, illness



Saturday, 11 May 1929


Britannia, RN College, Dartmouth

 LAUGHTON, Reginald W, Lieutenant (E), illness


Nelson, battleship

 TRILL, Charles F, Officer's Steward 3c, L 12662, illness



Tuesday, 14 May 1929


Vidette, destroyer

 STEPHENS, Alec J F, Able Seaman, J 111312, illness



Saturday, 18 May 1929


Fisgard, Portsmouth

 OSBORNE, Arthur G, Engine Room Artificer Apprentice, MX 46037, road accident, killed


Vivid, Devonport

 HODGSON, Harold, Ordinary Seaman, SSX 13351, illness



Sunday, 19 May 1929


Pembroke, Chatham

 WALKER, Edward C, Able Seaman, J 101332, illness



Tuesday, 21 May 1929


Sussex, heavy cruiser

 BIRRELL, John, Stoker 1c, K 60709, illness



Wednesday, 22 May 1929


Iron Duke, battleship

 GASSTOWN, Ernest W, Stoker Petty Officer, K 17657, illness



Thursday, 23 May 1929


Vivid, Devonport

 HANNAM, Bertram W, Chief Yeoman of Signals, J 6510, illness



Friday, 24 May 1929


Eagle, aircraft carrier

 SCARLETT, Bernard R, Able Seaman, J 104660, road accident, killed



Monday, 27 May 1929


Eagle, aircraft carrier

 BARTER, Arthur T, Able Seaman, J 103212, illness



Saturday, 1 June 1929


Veronica, fleet sweeping sloop

 DARKLEY, Albert E, Stoker 1c, K 60632, drowned



Monday, 3 June 1929


Fisgard, Portsmouth

 YOUNG, William J, Artificer Apprentice, MX 47662, illness



Tuesday, 4 June 1929


Dolphin, Gosport

 FAWCETT, Albert, Stoker 1c, KX 76083, illness


Effingham, cruiser

 TURNBULL, Walter, Telegraphist Lieutenant, illness



Wednesday, 5 June 1929


Ceres, light cruiser

 STANNARD, Richard G, Stoker Petty Officer, K 29220, illness


Vernon, Portsmouth

 DENT, Edward S, Able Seaman, J 34711, illness


Wistaria, fleet sweeping sloop

 WOOD, Ira, Leading Cook, M 5872, drowned



Friday, 7 June 1929


Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve

 HARDING, Sir Charles O' B, Honorary Lieutenant Commander, RNVR, illness



Wednesday, 12 June 1929


Pembroke, Chatham

 CLARKSON, Sydney W W, Able Seaman, J 58122, illness



Thursday, 13 June 1929


Dolphin, Gosport

 SMART, Frederick T, Chief Petty Officer, 234844, died



Saturday, 15 June 1929


Greenwich, destroyer depot ship

 HILL, Harold M, Surgeon Lieutenant (D), illness



Monday, 17 June 1929


Vivid, Devonport

 ROBINSON, Hugh F R, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 13354, illness



Tuesday, 18 June 1929


Effingham, cruiser

 CREASY, Sydney E, Warrant Engineer, illness


Tamar, Hong Kong

 ENGLAND, Maurice C, Sick Berth Attendant, M 27761, illness



Thursday, 20 June 1929


Cleopatra. light cruiser

 WARREN, Thomas, Marine, 5994 (Ch), illness



Friday, 21 June 1929


Renown, battlecruiser

 DODRIDGE, Arthur C, Musician, RMB, RMB 2051, illness



Saturday, 22 June 1929


Royal Sovereign, battleship

 PRICE, Albert V, Able Seaman, J 110281, illness



Tuesday, 25 June 1929


Royal Naval Reserve

 STOY, Albert F, Paymaster Commander, RNR, illness



Friday, 28 June 1929


Effingham, cruiser

 BRYCE, Hugh, Stoker 1c, K 61869, illness


Philomel, ex-cruiser, depot ship, New Zealand

 BAKER, William H, Marine, 20808 (Ply), illness



Tuesday, 2 July 1929


Delphinium, fleet sweeping sloop

 WILSON, Ernest C, Supply Petty Officer, M 12244, illness


RN Hospital, Plymouth

 NAUDE, Reginald C, Sick Berth Attendant, D/MX 47018, accidentally killed



Wednesday, 3 July 1929


Caradoc. light cruiser

 GRIFFITHS, Philip G L, Boy 1c, JX 130149, illness



Saturday, 6 July 1929


Enterprise, cruiser

 MANKELTOW, Joseph, Chief Shipwright, K 4494, illness


Titania, submarine depot ship

 BAKER, Alfred R, Stoker 1c, KX 79349, illness



Sunday, 7 July 1929


Shakespeare, flotilla leader

 SMART, Thomas W L, Able Seaman, JX 127578, illness


Wireless Telegraph Station Coulmer

 ALLEN, Henry J, Petty Officer, 187212, died



Tuesday, 9 July 1929


H.47, submarine, in collision with submarine L.12 in St George’s Channel off St David’s Head, Wales, lost. There were three survivors

 BAIN, David, Able Seaman, J 70878

 BICKMORE, Noel A, Lieutenant

 CREW, John, Stoker 1c, K 60475

 CRIMMINS, Benjamin J, Stoker 1c, K 60910

 DITCHER, John A, Engine Room Artificer 4c, M 37028

 ELLIOTT, Edmund L V, Petty Officer, J 22587

 GOODLET, Robert J N, Chief Engine Room Artificer 2c, 272329

 HARRIS, Tom H, Leading Seaman, J 33023

 HARTLAND, Sydney, Able Seaman, J 95907

 HAWLEY, Frederick, Able Seaman, J 105790

 HENDERSON, Clifford, Leading Stoker, J 44507

 LEGG, Alfred A, Engine Room Artificer 4c, MX 46179

 MACCABEE, Cyril T, Leading Stoker, K 62991

 MANN, Cyril S, Leading Signalman, J 64425

 MCSWEENEY, John P, Leading Stoker, K 40797

 PIKE, Edward L, Engine Room Artificer 1c, M 2667

 ROBBINS, Percival H, Petty Officer, J 33626

 SPENCER, Nathaniel, Leading Seaman, J 20156

 STONE, Arthur C, Able Seaman, J 80084

 TAYLOR, Alfred J H, Telegraphist, J 101888

 WISE, William H, Leading Telegraphist, J 30196




L.12 (above - Navy Photos/Mark Teadham), in collision with H.47 above

 BULL, Charles E, Leading Signalman, J 40968

 SAMPSON, Arthur E R, Able Seaman, J 46212

 WHEELER, Horace A, Petty Officer, J 31616



Wednesday, 10 July 1929


Curlew, light cruiser

 EVANS, Frederick, Chief Petty Officer, 238216, drowned



Friday, 12 July 1929


Caradoc, light cruiser

 GREIG, Alexander S, Able Seaman, J 95524, illness


Shakespeare, flotilla leader, accidental fire at Gillingham

 NUTTON, John T, Officer's Steward 1c , L 3351

and following members of the Sea Cadet Corps, a civilian youth organisation

 BRUNNING, David, Naval Cadet

 CHEESMAN, Eric, Naval Cadet

 SEARLES, Leonard, Naval Cadet

 SIDEN, Ivor, Naval Cadet




Wednesday, 17 July 1929


Curlew, light cruiser

 MELVIN, John, Engine Room Artificer 3c, M 35372, accidentally killed


Dunedin, light cruiser

 WATSON, Thomas B, Able Seaman, J 31885, illness



Thursday, 18 July 1929


Repulse, battlecruiser

 CRUSH, Edmond V, Signalman, J 87122, illness



Friday, 19 July 1929


Engineer in Chief's Department of Admiralty

 RUSSELL, Leslie S, Commander (E), illness



Monday, 22 July 1929


Wryneck, destroyer

 ROSS, Reginald W G, Able Seaman, J 16762, died



Tuesday, 23 July 1929


Vindictive, cruiser

 HUZZEY, Herbert C, Engine Room Artificer 2c, M 36944, accidentally killed



Thursday, 25 July 1929


Queen Elizabeth, battleship

 TUCKER, Hector J, Marine, 22594 (Ply), illness



Friday, 26 July 1929



Devonshire (above - Navy Photos/Mark Teadham), heavy cruiser, explosion in 8in turret during gunnery firings in the Aegean

 BACON, Edward, Corporal, RM 19230 (Po), killed

 BATH, John A, Captain, RM, killed

 BLACKMAN, James W R T, Marine, RM, 22306 (Ply), DOI in HS Maine

 BRINDLE, Joseph S, Marine, RM, 222157 (Ply), DOI in HS Maine

 GOLDSMITH, Samuel, Marine, 23034 (Ch), DOI in HS Maine

 GRINDLE, Frank, Marine, 22763 (Ply), DOI in HS Maine

 HARRIS, Edward C, Marine, X 315 (Ply), DOI in HS Maine

 HOLE, William G, Marine, X 310 (Ply), DOI in Devonshire

 LEVINS, James, Corporal, RM, 19038 (Ply), killed

 MCDONALD, Augustus A, Marine 19389 (Ply), DOI in Devonshire

 OLD, John J, Marine, 14735 (Ply), DOI in HS Maine

 SNELL, Walter E, Sergeant, RM, 21394 (Ply), killed

 TAYLOR, Lionel R, Marine, 22343 (Ply), DOI in HS Maine



Saturday, 27 July 1929


Devonshire, heavy cruiser, explosion

 BARBER, Joseph, Marine, RM, 15639 (Ply), DOI in HS Maine

 EDWARDS, Arthur C, Ordnance Artificer 2c, M 6589, DOI in HS Maine

 HELLYER, William E, Marine, 2125 (Ply), DOI in HS Maine

 WILLIAMS, Frank, Marine, 16170 (Ply), DOI in HS Maine


Royal Marines HQ

 RIDDLE, Frederick C, Band Sergeant, RM, G 17069, illness



Sunday, 28 July 1929


Greenwich, destroyer depot ship

 RAWLINGS, Albert J B, Petty Officer, J 20014, road accident, killed



Monday, 29 July 1929


Flora, Simonstown, South Africa

 SHAMGAMA, Abuda, Seedie, X 252, illness



Wednesday, 31 July 1929


Resolution, battleship

 FEENSTRA, William M, Petty Officer, 237498, illness



August 1929


Effingham, cruiser

 RICHARDSON, Thomas, Telegraphist, J 160468, date and cause not recorded



Thursday, 1 August 1929


St Vincent, Gosport

 HAWKESWORTH, Cyril E, Cook, M 38529, illness


Vivid I, Devonport

 STEEN, Joseph E, Able Seaman, J 100794, died



Friday, 2 August 1929


Greenwich, destroyer depot ship

 TOOZE, Percy D, Leading Seaman, J 86905, road accident, killed



Sunday, 4 August 1929


Marshall Soult, monitor

 IRONS, Harold R, Able Seaman, J 114442, illness



Thursday, 8 August 1929


Pembroke, Chatham

 MCCORMICK, Robert W J, Stoker 1c, KX 76884, illness



Saturday, 10 August 1929


Chatham, 2nd class cruiser

 HORNE, John G, Lieutenant Colonel, RM, illness



Monday, 12 August 1929


Furious, aircraft carrier

 QUICK, Roland Arthur, Telegraphist, J 87884, road accident, killed



Thursday, 15 August 1929


Victory, Portsmouth

 LLOYD, Charles E, Stoker, K 57322, illness



Saturday, 17 August 1929


Victory, Portsmouth

 WEBB, Fred, Stoker Petty Officer, K 13071, illness



Wednesday, 21 August 1929


Teazer, destroyer

 SELBY, George L, Leading Seaman, J 90116, road accident, killed



Sunday, 25 August 1929


Marlborough, battleship

 TURNER, Albert A C, Able Seaman, J 114047, road accident, killed


Pembroke, Chatham

 TAIT, Henry, Petty Officer, J 1555, illness



Monday, 26 August 1929


Ambuscade, destroyer

 BLAIR, Thomas M, Able Seaman, J 113613, illness


Tiger, battlecruiser

 JOHNSON, Albert J, Stoker 1C, K 8490, illness



Tuesday, 27 August 1929


Victory, Portsmouth

 OWEN, Samuel D, Officer's Steward 4c, LX 20778, illness



Friday, 30 August 1929


Rodney, battleship

 FOSTER, Harry E, Painter 4c, M 30107, illness


Witherington, destroyer

 SUTCLIFFE, Charles G, Stoker Petty Officer, K 29511, illness



Saturday, 31 August 1929


Pembroke, Chatham

 TREVARTHEN, William H, Stoker 1c, K 60501, illness


Victory, Portsmouth

 ISAACSON, Egerton W, Captain, illness



Sunday, 1 September 1929


Kent, heavy cruiser

 HOLLOWAY, Henry E, Sick Berth Chief Petty Officer, M 1413, accidentally killed


Revenge, battleship

 MATTHEWS, Leslie N, Ordnance Artificer 1C, M 5197, illness



Monday, 2 September 1929


Effingham, cruiser

 CRAWFORD, John, Stoker 1c, K 63473, illness



Wednesday, 4 September 1929


Cicala, river gunboat

 KEENAN, Louis Mc N, Supply Petty Officer, M 7655, illness


Devonshire, heavy cruiser

 WICKENDEN, Charles P, Corporal, RM, 20187 (Ply), explosion on 27 July 1929, DOI


Endeavour, survey ship

 SMITH, James, Able Seaman, J 86785, died


Hermes, aircraft carrier

 ELLIOTT, Edward P R, Marine, 16223 (Ply), died



Monday, 9 September 1929


Pembroke, Chatham

 HORSPOLE, John H, Able Seaman, J 108949, illness



Sunday, 15 September 1929


Calcutta, light cruiser

 SCRACE, Harold W, Able Seaman, J 97275, illness



Tuesday, 17 September 1929


Royal Naval Reserve

 RANALOW, William H, Paymaster Lieutenant Commander, RNR, illness


Valhalla, destroyer

 PHILLIPS, William L, Able Seaman, J 96198, illness



Friday, 20 September 1929


Flora, Simonstown, South Africa

 BAMBA, Abdia B, Seedie, X 146, illness



Saturday, 21 September 1929


H.33, submarine

 NUTTALL, Fred, Act/Chief Engine Room Artificer 2c, M 7304, illness



Wednesday, 25 September 1929


Vivid, Devonport

 HASLAND, Francis H, Able Seaman, J 9622, illness



Thursday, 26 September 1929


Pembroke, Chatham

 TOWNSLEY, William E, Stoker Petty Officer, K 1855, road accident, killed



Friday, 27 September 1929


Revenge, battleship

 FLETCHER, Ernest E, Leading Cook, M 5864, illness


Titania, submarine depot ship

 LITTLETON, Hugh, Paymaster Commander, illness



Saturday, 28 September 1929



 KNOX, Thomas E N, Lieutenant, RM, illness


Vivid, Devonport

 SOLWAY, William E, Chief Petty Officer, 234593, illness

 VARCOE, Alfred, Stoker 1c, K 18051, illness



Saturday, 5 October 1929


Cicala, river gunboat

 CHENG, Chew, Able Seaman, (no service number listed), illness



Sunday, 6 October 1929


Warspite, battleship

 SMITH, John P de B, Lieutenant Commander, illness



Tuesday, 8 October 1929


Royal Marines HQ

 WILSON, Arthur, Sergeant, RM, A 16708, died



Wednesday, 9 October 1929


Argus, aircraft carrier

 MILLS, Herbert J, Able Seaman, J 33787, accidentally killed


Nelson, battleship

 SAWNEY, Ronald, Ordinary Seaman, JX 129209, drowned



Saturday, 12 October 1929


Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve

 TARDREW, Paul W, Lieutenant, RNVR, illness



Monday, 14 October 1929


Pembroke, Chatham

 FORD, Ernest L, Stoker 1c, K 65176, road accident, killed



Wednesday, 16 October 1929


Emerald, light cruiser

 ELSEY, Edwin, Able Seaman, J 109529, accidentally killed



Monday, 21 October 1929


Repulse, battlecruiser

 CROW, Andrew A, Electrical Artificer 4c, MX 46100, exposure, died



Tuesday, 22 October 1929


Calcutta, light cruiser

 WEAVING, William, Engine Room Artificer 1c, M 14169, illness



Monday, 28 October 1929


Revenge, battleship

 LEPPER, Edgar W, Master at Arms, M 35792, illness


Tarantula, river gunboat

 CORNWELL, George F, Stoker 1c, KX 77887, drowned



Thursday, 31 October 1929


Enterprise, light cruiser

 MARTIN, Ronald H, Marine, 23006 (Ch), illness


Pembroke, Chatham

 ABBOTT, Harry, Officer's Steward 3c, LX 20348, road accident, killed



Saturday, 2 November 1929


Greenwich, destroyer depot ship

 SLOAN, Hugh, Leading Stoker, K 24060, illness



Sunday, 3 November 1929


Pembroke, Chatham

 MCCARTHY, Horace G, Leading Seaman, J 38359, illness



Friday, 8 November 1929


Fisgard, Portsmouth

 MORGAN, Harold H, Engine Room Artificer Apprentice, MX 46033, illness


Ramillies, battleship

 O'BRIEN, Terence R, Able Seaman, J 100437, illness



Saturday, 9 November 1929


Frobisher, cruiser

 LYNCH, James P, Leading Stoker, K 45626, drowned


Victory XI, Portland

 BAGULEY, Joseph W, Engineer Commander, illness



Tuesday, 19 November 1929


Walker, destroyer

 PEARSON, William, Able Seaman, J 91664, died



Saturday, 23 November 1929


Royal Oak, battleship

 MANN, Frank H, Able Seaman, J 29403, accidentally killed



Wednesday, 27 November 1929


Carlisle, light cruiser

 ROGERSON, John B, Able Seaman, J 11103, accidentally killed



Thursday, 28 November 1929


Fisgard, Portsmouth

 SMITHERS, Adrian H, Able Seaman, SSX 12728, drowned



Monday, 2 December 1929


Berwick, heavy cruiser

 SWALLOW, Reginald F, Corporal, RM, 21782 (Ply), illness


Enterprise, light cruiser

 BOTTOMLEY, William E, Petty Officer, J 41477, illness


Pembroke, Chatham

 COLLINS, William J, Able Seaman, J 85585, illness



Wednesday, 4 December 1929


Excellent, Portsmouth

 BISHOP, Frederick W J, Ordnance Artificer 2c, M 8918, illness

 SMITH, William C A, Chief Petty Officer, J 8688, illness



Friday, 6 December 1929


Pembroke, Chatham

 IDDON, Austin N, Telegraphist, J 112380, illness



Sunday, 8 December 1929


Walpole, destroyer

 BAILEY, Charles E, Ordnance Artificer 3c, M 37513, drowned

 FERDIS, William H, Able Seaman, J 108534, drowned


York, heavy cruiser

 COCKS, George, Engineer Commander, illness



Friday, 13 December 1929


Wallflower, fleet sweeping sloop

 HOWARD-CROCKETT, Edward W, Lieutenant, illness



Sunday, 15 December 1929


Curacoa, light cruiser

 DANEO, Santo, Officer's Cook 2c, L 11102, died



Monday, 16 December 1929


Marlborough, battleship

 PAGE, Mark W, Telegraphist, J 113114, illness


St Vincent, Gosport

 GASCOYNE, Alfred H R, Boy 2c, JX 133447, illness



Tuesday, 17 December 1929


Pembroke, Chatham

 LOCKWOOD, John G, Chief Petty Officer Writer, M 7785, illness



Saturday, 21 December 1929


Vivid, Devonport

 COLLINSON, Darlof J H, Stoker 2c, KX 79828, illness



Sunday, 22 December 1929


 Warspite, battleship

IGUANEY, Antonio, Officer's Cook 1c, 363966, illness



Monday, 23 December 1929


H.43, submarine

 DUCKWORTH, Thomas W, Engine Room Artificer 3c, M 34520, road accident, killed



Tuesday, 24 December 1929


Victory I, Portsmouth

 BARRETT, Charles A, Petty Officer Telegraphist, J 20177, illness



Friday, 27 December 1929


Eagle, aircraft carrier

 NEWMAN, James V, Able Seaman, J 43827, illness



Monday, 30 December 1929


Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve

 TAYLOR, Charles R R, Lieutenant Commander, RNVR, illness


on to 1930
or return to inter-war casualties, 1918-1939

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