We remember George Deacon

We remember George Deacon

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Timeline

Timeline

1884
birth Source:7681128 25th April 1884
1886
sibling Margaret Deacon Source:8766245 1886
1889
sibling Amy Deacon Source:8766245 1889
1891
sibling Ellen Deacon Source:8766245 1891
1899
service Royal Navy Band Boy 342784 HMS GANGES Source:8735924 September 1899 - December 1902
1903
service Royal Navy Bandsman 342784 HMS AGINCOURT Source:8735924 31st January 1903 - 7th April 1903
1903
service Royal Navy Bandsman 342784 HMS Empress of India Source:8735924 8th April 1903 - 15th April 1904
1904
service Royal Navy Musician 13509 Royal Marine Light Infantry: Portsmouth Division Source:8766242 16th April 1904
1904
enlistment Source:7681128 16th April 1904
1904
service Royal Navy Musician 391 Royal Marine Band - HMS GOOD HOPE Source:7681128 30th August 1904 - 27th September 1906
1906
service Royal Navy Musician 391 Royal Marine Band - HMS BACCHANTE Source:7681128 21st November 1906 - 18th October 1908
1909
service Royal Navy Band Corporal 391 Royal Marine Band - HMS NEW ZEALAND Source:7681128 20th January 1909 - 9th August 1909
1909
service Royal Navy Band Corporal 391 Royal Marine Band - HMS RACER (RN College Osborne) Source:7681128 4th September 1909 - 9th August 1912
1911
marriage Alice May Morey Source:8766273 1911
1912
service Royal Navy Band Corporal 391 Royal Marine Band - RN School of Music Source:7681128 10th August 1912 - 15th October 1913
1912
children George F Deacon Source:8766278 3rd November 1912
1913
service Royal Navy Band Corporal 391 Royal Marine Band - HMS RACER (RN College Osborne) Source:7681128 16th October 1913 - 2nd March 1914
1914
service Royal Navy Bandmaster 2nd Class 391 Royal Marine Band - HMS RACER (RN College Osborne) Source:7681128 3rd March 1914 - 1st August 1914
1914
service Royal Navy Bandmaster 2nd Class 391 Royal Marine Band - HMS INVINCIBLE Source:7681128 4th August 1914 - 26th May 1915
1915
service Royal Navy Bandmaster 1st Class 391 Royal Marine Band - HMS INVINCIBLE Source:7681128 27th May 1915 - 31st May 1916
marriage Alice May Deacon Source:8555992
1916
death Killed in Action HMS INVINCIBLE suffered magazine explosion during the Battle of Jutland. There were only 6 survivors out of a crew of over a thousand. Source:8555989 31st May 1916

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names George
Initials G
Last Name Deacon
Source 7681128
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy 342784 HMS GANGES Band Boy
Royal Navy 342784 HMS AGINCOURT Bandsman
Royal Navy 342784 HMS Empress of India Bandsman
Royal Navy 391 Royal Marine Band - HMS GOOD HOPE Musician
Royal Navy 13509 Royal Marine Light Infantry: Portsmouth Division Musician
Royal Navy 391 Royal Marine Band - HMS BACCHANTE Musician
Royal Navy 391 Royal Marine Band - HMS NEW ZEALAND Band Corporal
Royal Navy 391 Royal Marine Band - HMS RACER (RN College Osborne) Band Corporal
Royal Navy 391 Royal Marine Band - RN School of Music Band Corporal
Royal Navy 391 Royal Marine Band - HMS RACER (RN College Osborne) Band Corporal
Royal Navy 391 Royal Marine Band - HMS RACER (RN College Osborne) Bandmaster 2nd Class
Royal Navy 391 Royal Marine Band - HMS INVINCIBLE Bandmaster 2nd Class
Royal Navy 391 Royal Marine Band - HMS INVINCIBLE Bandmaster 1st Class
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
George F Deacon son 3rd November 1912
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emma Brooks mother
George Deacon father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Margaret Deacon sister 1886
Amy Deacon sister 1889
Ellen Deacon sister 1891
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice May Deacon wife
Alice May Morey wife 1911

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Royal Marines 1899-1919
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Gerry59140
British Royal Navy Seamen 1899-1924 Transcription Gerry59140
Royal Marines 1899-1919 Transcription Gerry59140
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Gerry59140
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Gerry59140
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Gerry59140
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Gerry59140
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Gerry59140

External Evidence

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HMS INVINCIBLE Casualty list Gerry59140
The "Shaftesbury" Training Ship Gerry59140

Multimedia

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IoW County Press 10 June 1916 Geoffrey575
George Deacon (L) and Willy Grogan early 1900s Geoffrey575
Ellen (Nellie Deacon) Rita110183
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George Deacon with his favorite cello Rita110183
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George Frederick Deacon (1912) with his workmates. Rita110183
George Frederick Deacon (1912) Rita110183
George Deacon and family Rita110183
George Frederick Deacon and family. Rita110183
George Deacon (1884) with family members Rita110183
Jean-Margaret Deacon Rita110183
Lilian and George Frederick Deacon (1912) Rita110183
Maggie Deacon Rita110183
List of bandmates on the Invincible Rita110183

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