We remember William Robert Dyer

We remember William Robert Dyer

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Timeline

Timeline

1892
birth Peckham, London United Kingdom Source:6492004 24th August 1892
1912
enlistment Chatham United Kingdom Source:6492004 20th June 1912
1913
awards Persian Gulf Medal Other War Service Award Source:6492004 20th March 1913
1913
theatres Persia :6c Source:6492004 20th March 1913 - 1914
1913
service Royal Navy Stoker 2nd Class K15176 HMS Swiftsure East Indies Squadron Source:6492004 26th March 1913 - 10th June 1916
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:6492004 26th February 1915 - February 1916
1916
service Royal Navy Stoker 1st Class K15176 HMS Penelope 5th Light Cruiser Squadron Source:6492004 16th September 1916 - 6th February 1917
1917
service Royal Navy Stoker 1st Class K15176 HM Submarine K7 12th Submarine Flotilla Source:6492004 30th March 1917 - 30th September 1919
1918
marriage Jean Brown Sievewright Source:6492004 1st May 1918
1919
children William Thomas Dyer Source:6492004 10th May 1919
1921
service Royal Navy Stoker 1st Class HM Submarine M3 1st Submarine Flotilla Source:6492004 22nd June 1921 - 21st July 1921
1921
discharge Source:6492004 21st July 1921
employment Hoop Bender London United Kingdom Source:6492004
service Royal Navy K15176 Source:6492004
children James Dyer Source:6492004
children Phyllis Dyer Source:6492004
children Elizabeth Dyer Source:6492004
children Doris Dyer Source:6492004
1975
death Not War Related Died in a home for old seafarers in Erith, Kent Erith United Kingdom Source:6492004 6th November 1975
burial Brook Street Non-War Cemetery Erith United Kingdom Source:6492004

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Robert
Initials WR
Last Name Dyer
Source 6492004
First Names William Robert
Initials WR
Last Name Dyer
Source 6492004
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy K15176
Royal Navy K15176 HMS Swiftsure East Indies Squadron Stoker 2nd Class
Royal Navy K15176 HMS Penelope 5th Light Cruiser Squadron Stoker 1st Class
Royal Navy K15176 HM Submarine K7 12th Submarine Flotilla Stoker 1st Class
Royal Navy HM Submarine M3 1st Submarine Flotilla Stoker 1st Class
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Persian Gulf Medal Other War Service Award
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Thomas Dyer son 10th May 1919
James Dyer son
Elizabeth Dyer daughter
Phyllis Dyer daughter
Doris Dyer daughter
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Anne Elizabeth Paddy mother
William Alexander Dyer father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jean Brown Sievewright wife 1st May 1918
Religion
DateReligionSource
Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Royal Navy Seamen 1899-1919

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Submariner William Dyer Colin26063

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