We remember Cuthbert Henry Kerswill

We remember Cuthbert Henry Kerswill

Timeline

Timeline

1887
sibling Florence G Kerswill Source:9371952 1887
1888
birth Cardiff, Glamorgan United Kingdom Source:6282894 3rd December 1888
1890
sibling Gladys M Kerswill Source:9371952 October 1890
1891
dates Age 2 Source:9371952 5th April 1891
1891
location 3 St Fagan Street, Cardiff, Glamorganshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9371952 5th April 1891
1893
sibling Lilian Kerswill Source:9371951 1893
1896
sibling Thomas Harris Kerswill Source:9609735 1896
1899
sibling Margaret E Kerswill Source:9371951 1899
1901
location 18 LLanmaes Street, Canton, Cardiff, Glamorganshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9371951 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 12 Source:9371951 31st March 1901
1903
sibling Olive Kerswill Source:9609735 1903
1905
enlistment Devonport, Devon United Kingdom Source:6282894 14th November 1905
1905
service Royal Navy Boy 2nd Class 235202 HMS Boscawen III Source:6282894 14th November 1905 - 13th February 1906
1905
employment Errand Boy Source:6282894 15th November 1905
1906
service Royal Navy Boy 1st Class 235202 HMSs Boscawen III, Sutlej, Vivid I, Nile, Diana Source:6282894 14th February 1906 - 2nd December 1906
1906
sibling James Kerswill Source:9609735 1906
1906
service Royal Navy Ordinary Seaman 235202 HMS Diana Source:6282894 3rd December 1906 - 21st October 1908
1906
dates Age 18 Source:6282894 3rd December 1906
1908
service Royal Navy Able Seaman 235202 HMSs Diana, Vivid I, Essex, Vivid I, Dolphin Source:6282894 22nd October 1908 - 20th January 1916
1909
sibling Doris Elline Kerswill Source:9609735 1909
1913
marriage Edith Fanny Stansbury Source:9609599 19th August 1913 - 27th March 1916
1914
children Cuthbert Richard Harrison Kerswill Source:9371958 1914
1915
children John Henry J Kerswill Source:9609702 1915
1916
service Royal Navy Able Seaman 235202 HMS Maidstone, HM Submarine E24 Source:9371935 21st January 1916 - 27th March 1916
1916
dates Age 27 Source:9371930 27th March 1916
1916
location Cornwall Street, Bere Alston, Devon United Kingdom Source:9371930 27th March 1916
1916
death Killed in Action Lost with the entire crew when Submarine E24 struck a mine. At sea - North Sea, Heligoland Bight Germany Source:8640721 Source:6282894 27th March 1916
burial Plymouth Naval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Devon United Kingdom 12 Source:8640721

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Cuthbert Henry
Initials CH
Last Name Kerswill
Source 6282894
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
18 LLanmaes Street, Canton, Cardiff, Glamorganshire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
3 St Fagan Street, Cardiff, Glamorganshire United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
Cornwall Street, Bere Alston, Devon United Kingdom known 27th March 1916
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy 235202 HMS Boscawen III Boy 2nd Class
Royal Navy 235202 HMSs Boscawen III, Sutlej, Vivid I, Nile, Diana Boy 1st Class
Royal Navy 235202 HMS Diana Ordinary Seaman
Royal Navy 235202 HMSs Diana, Vivid I, Essex, Vivid I, Dolphin Able Seaman
Royal Navy 235202 HMS Maidstone, HM Submarine E24 Able Seaman
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Cuthbert Richard Harrison Kerswill son 1914
John Henry J Kerswill son 1915
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Kerswill father
Sarah Elizabeth Board mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Florence G Kerswill sister 1887
Gladys M Kerswill sister October 1890
Lilian Kerswill sister 1893
Margaret E Kerswill sister 1899
Olive Kerswill sister 1903
Doris Elline Kerswill sister 1909
Thomas Harris Kerswill brother 1896
James Kerswill brother 1906
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edith Fanny Stansbury wife 19th August 1913
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Hazel Auburn
DateHeightSource
1906-12-03 5'6"

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Evidence

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Official Records

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Royal Navy Seamen 1899-1919
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Ann39898
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Bridget3206
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Bridget3206
British armed forces and overseas deaths and burials Transcription Bridget3206
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WW1 Naval Casualties Transcription Bridget3206
Royal Artillery attestations 1883-1942 Transcription Bridget3206
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Bridget3206
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Bridget3206
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Bridget3206
Royal Artillery attestations 1883-1942 Transcription Bridget3206
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Bridget3206
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Bridget3206
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Bridget3206
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Bridget3206

External Evidence

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Image of Naval Medal Roll Bridget3206
HMS E24 - Wikipedia Bridget3206
The Royal Navy Submarine Museum, Gosport - photographs Bridget3206
Partial transcription of Naval Pension Ledger Bridget3206

Multimedia

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Unidentified E Class Submarine. Courtesy of NMRN. Bridget3206

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