Beartup, Charles

Bailey & Beartup

Bailey & Beartup

Charles Beartup

Ship: HMS Hogue

Address: 172 Mount Pleasant Road, Hastings

Other Info: Charles was formerly in the local postal service. Was one of the men saved from HMS Hogue when it was sunk, along with sister ships HMS Cressy and HMS Aboukir, by German submarine U-9 on 22nd September 1914.

Published: September 1914

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Hodson, Daniel

Daniel Hodson

Daniel HodsonDaniel Hodson

Ship: HMS Hogue

Parents: Mr & Mrs Hodson

Address: 22 All Saints Street, Hastings

Other Info: According to CWGC, Daniel was aboard HMS Hogue when it was sunk, along with sister ships HMS Aboukir and HMS Cressy, by German submarine U-9 on 22nd September 1914. He was one of 1,459 seamen lost on that day.

Daniel is remembered on the Chatham Naval Memorial, panel 2.

Published: October 1914

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Phillips, Arthur William

William Arthur Phillips

William Arthur PhillipsArthur William Phillips

Rank: Able Seaman

Ship: HMS Hogue

Father: ‘Old Gent’ Phillips, plasterer of Hastings

Other Info: Saved from HMS Hogue by trawler number 369 after being in the water for upwards of an hour. Mr Phillips has a medal and clasp for the Benin Expedition.

Published: September 1914

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Royall, William Edward

William E Royall

W E RoyallWilliam Edward Royall

Rank: Chief Carpenter’s Mate

Ship: HMS Hogue

Address: 17a Havelock Road, Hastings

Other Info: According to CWGC, William was aboard HMS Hogue when it was sunk, along with sister ships HMS Aboukir and HMS Cressy, by German submarine U-9 on 22nd September 1914. He was one of 1,459 seamen lost on that day.

The son of Edward and Mary Royall of Woolwich, London he was aged 53 when he died, married to Louisa and living at 42 Milward Crescent, Hastings. William is remembered on the Chatham Naval Memorial, panel 6.

Published: September 1914

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