Stoker 1st Class William Edward Hawkins

Royal Navy, HMS Black Prince

Died: Wednesday 31 May 1916 (aged 22)

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Record:
HAWKINS, WILLIAM EDWARD
Additional information:
Son of Edward and Emily Hawkins, of Greenwood Farm, Ham, Sidlesham, Chichester.
Cemetery:
PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
18.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Hawkins, William Edward
Memorial:
Sidlesham (WMR 40187)
Location:
Sidlesham, West Sussex
Name recorded:
Hawkins, W E
Memorial:
St Marys Church Cross (WMR 17508)
Location:
Bearwood, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Hawkins, W E
Memorial:
Pennington WW1 And WW2 (WMR 48942)
Location:
Pennington, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Hawkins, W E
Memorial:
Latymer Upper School - Tablet WW1 (WMR 18011)
Location:
Hammersmith, Greater London

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Name:
Major D M Hawkins
Context:
author
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 8 Battalion Bedfordshire Regiment (page 43)