We remember William John Blackwood

We remember William John Blackwood

Profile picture for William John Blackwood

Timeline

Timeline

1885
birth Devonport, Devon United Kingdom Source:6261386 14th May 1885
1901
employment Driver Unknown Greenwich, London, England United Kingdom Source:8592033 13th February 1901
1901
enlistment Chatham, Kent, England United Kingdom Source:8592033 13th February 1901
service Royal Navy 213650 Source:6261386
service Royal Navy Able Seaman HMS Mary Rose Source:8071184
1917
death Killed in Action HMS Mary Rose by 2 German cruisers, SS Brummer and SS Bremse. North Sea off Norway Norway Source:8071184 Source:8577833 17th October 1917
burial Chatham Naval Memorial - 26 April 1924 CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Chatham, Kent, England United Kingdom Panel Reference 21 Source:8577833

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William John
Initials WJ
Last Name Blackwood
Source 6261386
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy 213650
Royal Navy HMS Mary Rose Able Seaman
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1901-02-13 5'1"

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

IWM is not responsible for the content of external websites. Please note that some sources will require payment to view.

Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Royal Navy Seamen 1899-1919
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Kristen1288

External Evidence

ReferenceConnected byMore information
CWGC Certificate of Casualty Sue81311
UK, Royal Navy Registers of Seamen's Services, 1900-1928 Sue81311

Multimedia

TitleConnected byMore information
William John Blackwood - Able Seaman Sue81311
William John Blackwood - Able Seaman Sue81311

Stories

We remember William John Blackwood

Also remembered by 2 people