We remember George Powell

We remember George Powell

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Timeline

Timeline

1888
birth Liverpool, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:6274798 9th January 1888
1888
sibling Edwin Powell Source:6657067 1888
1890
sibling Anne Powell Source:6657067 1890
1891
sibling Mary Powell Source:6657067 1891
1895
sibling William Powell Source:6657079 1895
1898
sibling Thomas Powell Source:6657079 1898
1903
enlistment Liverpool United Kingdom Source:6640816 24th July 1903
1903
service Royal Navy Boy 2nd Class 227081 HMS Black Prince Source:6640816 29th July 1903
1904
service Royal Navy Boy 1st Class 227081 HMS Black Prince Source:6640816 25th February 1904
1906
service Royal Navy Ord. Seaman 227081 HMS Cambrian Source:6640816 9th January 1906
1907
events Armed expedition in New Hebrides Meritorious Service Event Vanuatu Source:6640816 21st May 1907 - 30th June 1907
1907
service Royal Navy A.B. Seaman 227081 HMS Cambrian Source:6640816 6th June 1907
1912
service Royal Navy Able Seaman 227081 HMS New Zealand Source:6274798 19th November 1912 - 9th March 1919
1915
marriage Mary Stevenson Source:6631528 24th May 1915
1917
awards Prize bounty paid for sinking of the Bulcher Other War Service Award Source:6640816 28th August 1917
1918
awards Prize bounty paid for Heligoland 1914 Other War Service Award Source:6640816 14th February 1918
1918
awards 4 Chevrons awarded Other War Service Award Source:6640816 15th July 1918
1919
events RFR Membership Organisation United Kingdom Source:6640816 25th January 1919
1919
service Royal Navy Able Seaman RFR/B/6709 Royal Fleet Reserve - Devonport Source:6274798 10th March 1919 - 9th January 1928
1919
awards 1 further chevron awarded Other War Service Award Source:6640816 1st July 1919
1928
awards Royal Fleet Reserve LS and GC medal Other Civilian Service Award Source:6633095 9th January 1928
1961
death Not War Related Liverpool United Kingdom Source:7623399 13th April 1961
burial Allerton Cemetery Non-War Cemetery Liverpool United Kingdom Source:7623399

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names George
Initials G
Last Name Powell
Source 6274798
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy 227081 HMS Black Prince Boy 2nd Class
Royal Navy 227081 HMS Black Prince Boy 1st Class
Royal Navy 227081 HMS Cambrian Ord. Seaman
Royal Navy 227081 HMS Cambrian A.B. Seaman
Royal Navy RFR/B/6709 Royal Fleet Reserve - Devonport Able Seaman
Royal Navy 227081 HMS New Zealand Able Seaman
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1 further chevron awarded Other War Service Award
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
4 Chevrons awarded Other War Service Award
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Prize bounty paid for Heligoland 1914 Other War Service Award
Prize bounty paid for sinking of the Bulcher Other War Service Award
Royal Fleet Reserve LS and GC medal Other Civilian Service Award
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Esther Powell mother
Edwin Powell father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edwin Powell brother 1888
Anne Powell sister 1890
Mary Powell sister 1891
William Powell brother 1895
Thomas Powell brother 1898
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Stevenson wife 24th May 1915
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Hazel Dark Brown
DateHeightSource
1906-01-09 5'1"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1888-01-09 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Royal Navy Seamen 1899-1919
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription James7969
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription James7969
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription James7969
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription James7969
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription James7969
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription James7969

External Evidence

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HMS New Zealand and her Crew James7969
1907 Civil Unrest in the New Hebrides James7969
HMS New Zealand James7969
Royal Navy Recruiting Brochure 1900 James7969
Pelorus Jack James7969
The Bulldog and the Battlecruiser James7969

Multimedia

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George Powell 227081 James7969
George Powell (back row 2nd from the left) James7969
Service Certificate page 1 - George Powell 227081 James7969
Service Certificate page 2 - George Powell 227081 James7969
Medals - George Powell 227081 James7969
Typed copy of George Powell's Service Certificate James7969
Armed force from the Cambrian in the New Hebrides James7969
HMS New Zealand James7969
HMS New Zealand Battle Damage James7969
Pelorus Jack meets the King James7969
Ships Pets James7969
HMS New Zealand Gun Crew James7969
George and Mary Powell James7969
George Powell's Grave Marion41287
HMS Black Prince James7969
HMS Cambrian James7969
HMS Black Prince James7969
HMS New Zealand James7969

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