We remember William Hodgson

We remember William Hodgson

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Timeline

Timeline

1888
birth Tenby, Pembrokeshire United Kingdom Source:6317622 18th May 1888
1891
sibling Elizabeth Source:7617455 1891
1899
sibling James Source:7617410 1899
1901
location 2 Southern Row Terrace, Llangunnor, Carmarthenshire United Kingdom parents address Source:7617455 1901
1907
employment Indoor Porter Source:6317622 1907
1907
service Royal Navy 347770 Source:6317622 1907
1907
enlistment Devonport United Kingdom Source:6317622 23rd July 1907
1911
location 12 Railway Terrace, Porthcawl United Kingdom parents address Source:7617410 1911
1913
location 21, George Street, Porthcawl United Kingdom parents address Source:7617418 1913
1914
service Royal Navy Leading Cooks Mate 347770 HMS Goliath Source:7617429 30th July 1914 - 13th May 1915
1915
death Killed in Action HMS Goliath was struck by three torpedoes from the Turkish torpedo boat the Muavenet-i-Milliye, commanded by German Lt Commander Firle. Dardanelles Turkey Source:7609162 Source:7617418 Source:7617419 13th May 1915
burial Plymouth Naval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Plymouth United Kingdom Panel 7 Source:7617419

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Hodgson
Source 6317622
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
12 Railway Terrace, Porthcawl United Kingdom parents address known 1911
2 Southern Row Terrace, Llangunnor, Carmarthenshire United Kingdom parents address known 1901
21, George Street, Porthcawl United Kingdom parents address 1913
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy 347770
Royal Navy 347770 HMS Goliath Leading Cooks Mate
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Hodgson father
Harriet mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James brother 1899
Elizabeth sister 1891
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Royal Navy Seamen 1899-1919
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Ceri35506
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Selena49658
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Selena49658
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Selena49658
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Selena49658

External Evidence

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Porthcawl museum website Selena49658
War graves photographic project website Selena49658

Multimedia

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HMS Goliath Selena49658
Plymouth memorial Selena49658
William's memorial Selena49658
Porthcawl War Memorial. Clive18814
War Memorial at Newton Church. Clive18814

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