Stoker 1st Class Richard Blackburn

Royal Navy, HMS Princess Irene

Died: Thursday 27 May 1915 (aged 22)

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Record:
BLACKBURN, RICHARD
Additional information:
Native of London.
Cemetery:
CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
11.
Country:
United Kingdom

Possible matches

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Name recorded:
Blackburn, Richard
Memorial:
Lambourne Church (WMR 45729)
Location:
Abridge, Essex
Name recorded:
Blackburn, Richard
Memorial:
Lambourne Memorial Cross (WMR 22399)
Location:
Lambourne, Essex
Name recorded:
Blackburn, R
Memorial:
Underskiddaw (WMR 3983)
Location:
Applethwaite/Millbeck near Keswick, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Blackburn, R
Memorial:
Brightside Parish (WMR 27512)
Location:
Brightside, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Blackburn, R
Memorial:
Underskiddaw - Roll of Honour (WMR 3984)
Location:
Applethwaite/Millbeck, near Keswick, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Blackburn, R
Memorial:
St. Barnabas' Church - Roll Of Honour (WMR 15581)
Location:
Mossley Hill, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Blackburn, R
Memorial:
Men of Hexham (WMR 34059)
Location:
Hexham, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Blackburn, R
Memorial:
Rainford C of E School WW1 (WMR 53094)
Location:
Rainford, Merseyside

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Name:
Lieutenant L O G Blackburn
Context:
commander
Date:
31 May 1915
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Train (4, 6, 33, 37 Companies A.S.C.). (page 668)
Name:
Captain L O G Blackburn
Context:
promotion
Date:
31 May 1915
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Train (4, 6, 33, 37 Companies A.S.C.). (page 675)
Name:
Lieutenant L O G Blackburn
Context:
returned_hospital
Date:
31 May 1915
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Train (4, 6, 33, 37 Companies A.S.C.). (page 669)