Petty Officer Stoker Ernest Herbert Richards

Royal Navy, HMS Invincible

Died: Wednesday 31 May 1916 (aged 35)

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Record:
RICHARDS, ERNEST HERBERT
Additional information:
Son of Harriet Richards and the late John Richards; husband of Mary E. Miller (formerly Richards), of 120, Agincourt Rd., Buckland Portsmouth.
Cemetery:
PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
16.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Richards, E H
Memorial:
City Of Lincoln (WMR 20290)
Location:
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Name recorded:
Richards, E H
Memorial:
Eastbourne College WW1 (WMR 17013)
Location:
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Name recorded:
Richards, E H
Memorial:
Eastbourne College Chapel WW1 (WMR 86130)
Location:
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Name recorded:
Richards, E H
Memorial:
Ince-in-Makerfield Cross (WMR 3237)
Location:
Ince In Makerfield, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Richards, E H
Memorial:
Guys Hospital (WMR 135)
Location:
Southwark, Greater London

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Name:
Private F Richards
Context:
award
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Shropshire Light Infantry. (page 155)