We remember William Croft

We remember William Croft

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Timeline

Timeline

1889
sibling Percy Croft Source:9250182 1889
1892
sibling Gerty Croft Source:9250182 1892
1894
birth Chesterfield, Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:6610031 15th October 1894
1894
sibling Arthur Croft Source:9250182 1894
1900
sibling Herbert Croft Source:9250182 1900
1901
location 16 Bloomsgrove Street, Woodville Place, Nottingham United Kingdom parents address Source:9250182 1901
1902
sibling Ernest Croft Source:9250185 1902
1911
employment Tin Smith United Kingdom Source:9250185 1911
1911
location 6 Regent Place Bloomsgrove Street New Radford Nottingham United Kingdom parents address Source:9250185 1911
1916
service Royal Navy Stoker 1st Class SS113963 HMS Flirt Source:9240758 26th October 1916
location 50, Bloomsgrove St., Nottingham United Kingdom parents address Source:9240758
1916
death Killed in Action Died in the sinking of HMS Flirt by German Navy torpedo boats and destroyers raiding the drifter line on the Dover Barrage Source:6610031 26th October 1916
burial Portsmouth Naval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Hampshire United Kingdom 17 Source:9240758

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Croft
Source 6610031
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
16 Bloomsgrove Street, Woodville Place, Nottingham United Kingdom parents address known 1901
50, Bloomsgrove St., Nottingham United Kingdom parents address
6 Regent Place Bloomsgrove Street New Radford Nottingham United Kingdom parents address known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy SS113963 HMS Flirt Stoker 1st Class
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Louisa mother
Daniel Croft father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Arthur Croft brother 1894
Percy Croft brother 1889
Gerty Croft sister 1892
Herbert Croft brother 1900
Ernest Croft brother 1902

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Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Royal Navy Seamen 1899-1919
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Ann39898
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription DR117137
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription DR117137

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Multimedia

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Portsmouth Naval Memorial DR117137
Portsmouth Naval Memorial DR117137

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