We remember William Rowlands Dibben

We remember William Rowlands Dibben

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Timeline

Timeline

1886
birth Llanfair, Anglesey United Kingdom Source:6262686 30th January 1886
1888
sibling Ann C Dibben Source:8816156 1888
1901
service Royal Navy Boy 2nd Class 214950 HMS Black Prince Source:6262686 6th May 1901
1901
location Chapel Street, Llandysilio United Kingdom parents address Source:8816156 1901
1902
service Royal Navy Boy 1st Class 214950 HMS Black Prince Source:6262686 6th February 1902
1904
service Royal Navy Ordinary Seaman 214950 HMS Drake Source:6262686 30th January 1904
1906
service Royal Navy Able Seaman 214950 HMS Prometheus Source:6262686 1st July 1906
1917
service Royal Navy Able Seaman 214950 HMS Cullist Source:6262686 12th May 1917 - 12th February 1918
1918
service Royal Navy Able Seaman 214950 HMS Iris II (Victory X) Source:6262686 1st March 1918 - 23rd April 1918
1918
death Died of wounds Zeebrugge Belgium Source:8641405 Source:6262686 23rd April 1918
burial Zeebrugge Plot, Special Memorial On Cross CWGC Cemetery/Memorial St James's Cemetery, Dover, Kent United Kingdom Location of grave Buried as unidentified in one of these graves. 29a. 42a. 57a. 58a. 59a. 60a. 61a. 63a. 64a./-/- Source:8641404

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Rowlands
Initials WR
Last Name Dibben
Source 6262686
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Chapel Street, Llandysilio United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy 214950 HMS Black Prince Boy 2nd Class
Royal Navy 214950 HMS Black Prince Boy 1st Class
Royal Navy 214950 HMS Drake Ordinary Seaman
Royal Navy 214950 HMS Prometheus Able Seaman
Royal Navy 214950 HMS Iris II (Victory X) Able Seaman
Royal Navy 214950 HMS Cullist Able Seaman
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary E mother
William H Dibben father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ann C Dibben sister 1888

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Royal Navy Seamen 1899-1919
WW1 Naval Casualties Transcription Keith1947
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Keith1947
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Trevor65535

No external evidence

Multimedia

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Zeebrugge Cross of Sacrifice Keith1947
Zeebrugge plaque from the vessel "Iris" Keith1947
HMS Iris II Keith1947

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