INTRODUCTION
HMS DRAGON "STRUCK"
HMS DRAGON'S LOG
 KILLED IN ACTION
LETTER TO A MOTHER
MEMORIAL PHOTOGRAPHS
HISTORICAL BACKGROUND
COMMENTS/FEEDBACK
 

KILLED IN ACTION ON FRIDAY 17th OCTOBER 1919

Petty Officer John Stephen Stroud

Able Seaman Charles W. Broad

Able Seaman Lewis T.E. Gillingwater

Able Seaman Percy J.Almond

Able Seaman George W.Lowe

Ord.Seaman James W.Sleath

Boy 1st class William R.H.Trett

Boy 1st class Alfred J.Payne


Ord.Seaman William Larn died later of his wounds.

 5 others  were wounded:

Sub Lieut.Leofric T Sims-Williams "Dangerously" wounded

Able Seaman Walter J. Norman "severely"

Able Seaman William J.Andrews "severely"

Boy 1st Class Herbert J.Gilbert "slightly"

Petty Officer John W.Pearce "very slightly"

On Saturday 18th October, Sub Lieut Williams and 3 of the wounded ratings were discharged to the "Princess Margaret".

 The bodies of the 9 ratings were   "committed to the deep" in the Gulf of Riga


 
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