Arthur Edward Pilbeam
Rank: Petty Officer, 2nd Class
Ship: HM Trawler Saxon Prince
Father: William Pilbeam
Son or Nephew: William J Pilbeam
Address: 10 Station Road, Hastings
Other Info: In August of 1914 the steam trawler Saxon Prince (SN58) was requisitioned by the Royal Navy and converted to minesweeper (Ad No 262). On 28th March 1916 the Saxon Prince disappeared in a SW Force 12 storm off Dover with all hands including Arthur (source). He is remembered at Portsmouth Naval Memorial on Panel 12.
Published: February 1915
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