Private Henry William Phillips

Hampshire Regiment

Died: Thursday 10 August 1916 (aged 35)

Connected records

Record:
PHILLIPS, HENRY WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of William Henry and Sarah Jane Phillips. Born Portsmouth.
Cemetery:
LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
VIII. D. 17A.
Country:
Belgium

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Oral history

British apprentice served with Merchant Navy aboard SS Coryton in Atlantic, Mediterranean, Black Sea and North Sea, 1937-1941 including sinking 1941; officer served aboard RFA Prestol in GB coastal waters, 1941; served aboard RFA Aldersdale in Arctic, 1941-1942 including sinking 7/1942; served …
REEL 1 Background in Belfast and Haverfordwest, GB, 1921-1937: family; education. Recollections of period as apprentice with Merchant Navy aboard SS Coryton in Atlantic and North Sea, 1937-1941 including sinking by mine, 1941: reception on board, 1/1937; work on West African trade; the 'Kroo' …

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Name recorded:
Phillips, H W
Memorial:
Essex Yeomanry WW1 (WMR 22220)
Location:
Chelmsford, Essex
Name recorded:
Phillips, H W
Memorial:
Men of Natland WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 431)
Location:
Natland, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Phillips, H W
Memorial:
High Ongar Obelisk (WMR 22449)
Location:
High Ongar, Essex
Name recorded:
Phillips, H W
Memorial:
East London Industrial School - WW1 (WMR 12138)
Location:
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Name:
Second Lieutenant Phillips
Context:
returned_leave
Date:
7 Aug 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: Divisional Signal Company (page 65)
Name:
Private Tommy Phillips
Context:
other
Date:
5 Aug 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 6 (Pioneer) Battalion Welsh Regiment (page 377)
Name:
A E Phillips
Context:
promotion
Date:
9 Aug 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 11 Field Ambulance (page 225)
Name:
Lieutenant F E L Phillips
Context:
joined
Date:
15 Aug 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: Divisional Ammunition Column (page 78)