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E15

1911 - 1924: E Class

17 April 1915 - Ran aground at Kephez Point in the Dardanelles and subsequently torpedoed by HMS Majestic & Triumph to avoid capture by the Turks.

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Roll of Honour

Name Rank Number Hons Age
Barter, Henry John  Able Seaman  230790    27
Died when held captive as POW
Bond, James John  Leading Stoker  306132    32
Died from illness on 02/02/1916 in the POW camp at Afion Kara Hissar
Brennan, Patrick  Able Seaman  226804    30
Died 02/05/1917 whilst a Prisoner of War in Turkey
Brodie, Theodore Stuart  Lieutenant Commander      31
Commanding Officer
Cornish, Frederick John  Able Seaman  J8305    22
Gingell, Frederick John  Able Seaman  239994    23
Hindman, Ernest Valletta  Engine Room Artificer 2nd Class  272067    31
Housman, Arthur  Able Seaman  J6914    23
Mitchell, Ernest Henry  Stoker Petty Officer  288459    39
Died 29/11/1916 whilst a Prisoner of War in Turkey
Price, Edward John  Lieutenant      28
Died died from influenza on 16/10/1915 when held captive as POW
Shepard, John  Petty Officer  169388    40
Died when held captive as POW
Tapper, James Henry Nash  Stoker  K 8918    22
RN DoB 28/07/1892. Actual 28/01/1894
Williams, George  Petty Officer  184383    36
RN DoB 17/02/1880. Actual 17/02/1879. Died when held captive as POW
Williams, William Thomas George  Stoker 1st Class  233214    29
RN DoB 06/08/1887. Actual 06/08/1889. Died from illness on 04/02/1917 in the POW camp at Afion Kara Hissar

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

A Tribute To Submariners

I have often looked for an opportunity of paying tribute to our submariners.

There is no branch of His Majesty's Forces which in this war has suffered the same proportion of total loss as our submarine service.

It is the most dangerous of all services.

That is perhaps the reason why the First Lord tells me that the entry into it is keenly sought by Officers and Men.

I feel sure the House would wish to testify its gratitude and admiration to our Submariners for their Skill - Courage and Devotion which has proved of inestimable value to the sustenance of our country.

Winston Churchill

We Will Remember Them
 

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