Leading Seaman David Phillips

Royal Navy, HMS Black Prince

Died: Wednesday 31 May 1916 (aged 29)

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Record:
PHILLIPS, DAVID
Additional information:
Son of Mr. I. and Mrs. Emma Phillips, of 179, Merridale St. West, Wolverhampton.
Cemetery:
PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
12.
Country:
United Kingdom

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ROYAL AIR FORCE 1939-1945: FIGHTER COMMAND

Hawker Hurricane Mark I, L1951 TM-L, of No 504 Squadron Detachment at Wattisham, at rest in a field near Great Yarmouth, 2 April 1940. Its pilot, Flying Officer David Phillips, made a successful belly-landing after sustaining damage in a combat with Heinkel He 115s over the North Sea.

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British civilian writer and friend of Bulgarian dissident Georgi Markov

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Name recorded:
Phillips, David
Memorial:
Gelligaer Tablet WW1 (WMR 36860)
Location:
Gelligaer, Mid Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Phillips, David
Memorial:
Willington Working Men's Club (LOST) (WMR 71468)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Phillips, David
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Briton Ferry (WMR 6609)
Location:
Briton Ferry, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Phillips, David
Memorial:
St Davids Parishioners - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 36581)
Location:
Carmarthen, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Phillips, David
Memorial:
Upper Forest and Worcester Steel and Tinplate Works Ltd (WMR 36969)
Location:
Morriston, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Phillips, David
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Rehobeth - Roll of Honour - died (WMR 84631)
Location:
Briton Ferry, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Phillips, David
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All Saints and Holy Trinity Mission Churches (WMR 85988)
Location:
Dundee, Tayside
Name recorded:
Phillips, David
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Montrose Old and St Andrews WW1- Board (WMR 57857)
Location:
Montrose, Tayside
Name recorded:
Phillips, David
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Amroth (WMR 50488)
Location:
Amroth, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Phillips, David
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Wellpark Mid Kirk - WW1 Window (WMR 54751)
Location:
Greenock, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Phillips, David
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Neath (WMR 6619)
Location:
Neath, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Phillips, David
Memorial:
Neath (WMR 6619)
Location:
Neath, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Phillips, D
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East London Synagogue - WW1 Plaques (WMR 40151)
Location:
Waltham Forest, Essex
Name recorded:
Phillips, D
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Wellingborough School Chancel WW1 (WMR 37463)
Location:
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Name recorded:
Phillips, D
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1st Battalion Monmouthshire Regiment (WMR 3632)
Location:
Newport, Gwent
Name recorded:
Phillips, D
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Margam Parishioners (WMR 51191)
Location:
Margam, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Phillips, D
Memorial:
6th Battalion Welch Regiment (WMR 36974)
Location:
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Phillips, D
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Mexborough (WMR 47647)
Location:
Mexborough, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Phillips, D
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St Michaels Church WW2 (WMR 26368)
Location:
Hamworthy, Dorset
Name recorded:
Phillips, D
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All Saints Church (WMR 33217)
Location:
Frindsbury, Kent
Name recorded:
Phillips, D
Memorial:
Isle of Wight County War Memorial (WMR 21732)
Location:
Carisbrooke (newport), Isle Of Wight

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Name:
Private D W Phillips
Context:
joined
Date:
5 Jun 1916
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 13 Mobile Veterinary Section (page 336)
Name:
Private D W Phillips
Context:
joined
Date:
5 Jun 1916
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 13 Mobile Veterinary Section (page 336)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Phillips
Context:
returned_leave
Date:
3 Jun 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: Divisional Signal Company (page 45)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Phillips
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
4 Jun 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: Divisional Signal Company (page 45)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Phillips
Context:
joined
Date:
5 Jun 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: Divisional Signal Company (page 45)
Name:
Second Lieutenant G C Phillips
Context:
returned_posted
Date:
30 May 1916
Diary:
2 INDIAN CAVALRY DIVISION: 34 Poona Horse (page 236)