We remember John Francis Herbert Cole

We remember John Francis Herbert Cole

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Timeline

Timeline

1878
birth Newton Abbot United Kingdom Source:7637966 Source:9495720 9th December 1878
1915
service Royal Navy Commander HMS Lynx Fourth Destroyer Flotilla Source:9495720 12th January 1915 - 9th August 1915
marriage E. S. Cole Source:9495720
location 3 Park Rd., Winchester United Kingdom their own address Source:9495720
location Fell Court, Torquay United Kingdom parents address Source:9495720
1915
death Killed in Action On 9 August 1915 Lynx struck a mine off the Moray Firth and sank. 70 men, including Commander Cole, were lost. The mine had been laid by the German raider Meteor. Moray Firth, Scotland United Kingdom Source:9495720 9th August 1915
burial Portsmouth Naval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Hampshire United Kingdom 7 Source:9495720

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John Francis Herbert
Initials JFH
Last Name Cole
Source 7637966
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
3 Park Rd., Winchester United Kingdom their own address
Fell Court, Torquay United Kingdom parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy HMS Lynx Fourth Destroyer Flotilla Commander
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
R. H. Cole father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
E. S. Cole wife

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Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Royal Navy Officers: 1899 - 1919

External Evidence

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http://www.dreadnoughtproject.org/tfs/index.php/H.M.S._Lynx_(1913) LUCAS128175

Multimedia

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photo of vessel LUCAS128175
ensign of navy LUCAS128175
C-class destroyer LUCAS128175

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