We remember Robert Frederick Todd

We remember Robert Frederick Todd

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Timeline

Timeline

1867
sibling William James Todd Source:9114597 1867
1869
sibling Louisa Elizabeth Todd Source:9114597 1869
1871
sibling James Edwin Todd Source:9114597 1871
1872
sibling Thomas Charles Todd Source:9114597 1872
1874
sibling Henry Todd Source:9114597 1874
1879
sibling Rosina Mary Todd Source:9114597 1879
1881
sibling Charles Albert Todd Source:9114597 1881
1883
birth Portsmouth, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:9114595 Source:6314156 24th March 1883
1886
sibling Sarah Ann Todd Source:9114597 1886
1901
location 5 Landport Street, Portsmouth, Hampshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9114597 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 18 Source:9114597 31st March 1901
1901
employment Grocer's Assistant A local grocer Portsmouth, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:9114597 31st March 1901
1901
service Royal Navy Second Cook's Mate 344299 Source:9114576 24th June 1901 - 23rd February 1902
1901
enlistment Portsmouth, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:9114576 24th June 1901
1902
service Royal Navy Cook's Mate 344299 Source:9114576 24th February 1902 - 30th September 1907
1907
service Royal Navy Leading Cook's Mate 344299 Source:9114576 1st October 1907 - 30th September 1910
1910
marriage Helena Clarissa Todd nee Payne Source:9114598 1910 - 1st November 1914
1910
dates Age 27 Source:9114598 June 1910
1910
service Royal Navy Ship's Cook 344299 Source:9114576 1st October 1910 - 18th February 1914
1911
children Frederick William Todd Source:9114600 1911
1911
employment Ship's Cook The Royal Navy The Royal Navy United Kingdom Source:9114600 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 28 Source:9114600 2nd April 1911
1911
location 18 Chiswell Village, Chesil Beach, Underhill, Isle of Portland, Dorset United Kingdom their own address Source:9114600 2nd April 1911
1914
service Royal Navy Chief Ship's Cook 344299 HMS Victory Source:9114576 19th February 1914 - 6th April 1914
1914
service Royal Navy Chief Ship's Cook 344299 HMS Good Hope Source:9114576 7th April 1914 - 1st November 1914
1914
death Killed in Action Robert Frederick Todd was lost at sea aboard HMS Good Hope when she was sunk with all hands in the Battle of Coronel off the coast of Chile. He left a wife and child. He was 31. the Battle of Coronel off the coast of Chile Source:9114590 1st November 1914
1914
dates Age 31 Source:9114590 1st November 1914
burial Portsmouth Naval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Southsea Common, Portsmouth, Hampshire United Kingdom Cemetery/memorial reference: 5 Source:9114590

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Robert Frederick
Initials RF
Last Name Todd
Source 6314156
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
18 Chiswell Village, Chesil Beach, Underhill, Isle of Portland, Dorset United Kingdom their own address known 2nd April 1911
5 Landport Street, Portsmouth, Hampshire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy 344299 Second Cook's Mate
Royal Navy 344299 Cook's Mate
Royal Navy 344299 Leading Cook's Mate
Royal Navy 344299 Ship's Cook
Royal Navy 344299 HMS Victory Chief Ship's Cook
Royal Navy 344299 HMS Good Hope Chief Ship's Cook
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Frederick William Todd son 1911
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Rebecca Todd nee Cousins mother
George Todd father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William James Todd brother 1867
Louisa Elizabeth Todd sister 1869
James Edwin Todd brother 1871
Thomas Charles Todd brother 1872
Henry Todd brother 1874
Rosina Mary Todd sister 1879
Charles Albert Todd brother 1881
Sarah Ann Todd sister 1886
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Helena Clarissa Todd nee Payne wife 1910
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh later given as Pale Grey Brown
DateHeightSource
1901-06-24 5'8"

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Official Records

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Royal Navy Seamen 1899-1919

External Evidence

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Battle of Coronel casualty list - HMS Good Hope Gerry59140
CWGC Entry for 344299 Robert Frederick Todd - Royal Navy Keith22624
Birth Recorded Portsea Registration District, Hampshire Keith22624
Marriage Recorded Portsmouth Registration District, Hampshire Keith22624
Wikipedia entry on HMS Good Hope Keith22624

Multimedia

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R F Todd entry in 'De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour' Keith22624
HMS Good Hope a Drake-class armoured cruiser Keith22624

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