HMS Christopher Crew List


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Last updated on: Saturday, 28 January 2023, 11:35 and contains 80 names

Please note that the 'Rank/Rate' and 'From and To' dates only reflect those held actually at the Battle of Jutland.
The individual could have joined or left the ship before or after these dates, with differing 'Rank/Rates'.

Crew List
Name Birth Death Rank/Rate
At Jutland
From To ON The National Archives
Citable Reference
Additional
Information
Ace, William George 09/03/1896 Able Seaman 28/04/1915 25/07/1916 J26238 ADM 188/699/26238
Allen, Arthur James 14/04/1886 Stoker Petty Officer 01/12/1915 25/07/1916 307402 ADM 188/501/307402
Anderson, Frederick Harry 14/10/1884 Stoker Petty Officer 01/06/1915 30/06/1916 303404 ADM188/493/303404
Anderson, William 12/12/1890 Leading Seaman 19/06/1914 30/06/1916 J79 ADM188/647/79 St. George's Medal
4th Class
Beauchamp, George Harold 24/07/1885 Leading Seaman 01/05/1916 25/07/1916 222071 ADM 188/391/222071
Bramwell, John Thomas 14/07/1893 Stoker 1st Class 24/05/1916 25/07/1916 K15012 ADM 188/897/15012
Brewer, George Edward 05/03/1892 Able Seaman 18/06/1914 25/07/1916 J343 ADM 188/647/343
Brimfield, Henry 10/09/1876 Stoker Petty Officer 18/06/1914 25/07/1916 288975 ADM 188/464/288975
Brooks, William Frederick 20/10/1884 Able Seaman 23/10/1915 25/07/1916 217234 ADM 188/381/217234
Bunn, Alfred John 31/01/1884 Gunner 27/06/1915 09/06/1916 - ADM 196/156/685 Christopher Navy List
Carpenter, Hugh George 28/09/1887 Officer's Cook 2nd Class 05/03/1914 25/07/1916 365984 ADM188/558/365984
Chandler, Frederick Rance 07/01/1880 Able Seaman 10/09/1915 25/07/1916 184023 ADM 188/309/184023
Chedgey, Robert Edwin 03/01/1895 23/02/1918 Officer's Steward 2nd Class 01/03/1916 25/07/1916 L7249 ADM 188/1002/7249
Churchill, Edward Albert 02/08/1894 Stoker 1st Class 16/11/1914 25/07/1916 K15833 ADM 188/898/15833
Clark, Alfred William 30/07/1889 Stoker 1st Class 16/11/1914 26/07/1916 SS107689 ADM 188/1113/107689
Clue, Arthur Albert Frank 20/04/1882 Able Seaman 18/06/1914 25/07/1916 195610 ADM 188/338/195610 St. George's Medal
4th Class
Cole, Ernest Charles 22/12/1887 Able Seaman 18/07/1914 25/07/1916 225701 ADM 188/398/225701
Corry, Alfred George 19/12/1893 Leading Telegraphist 01/07/1914 11/06/1917 J8439 ADM 188/663/8439
Cox, Frederick Dean 08/02/1893 Leading Seaman 01/05/1915 25/07/1916 J4891 ADM 188/656/4891
Cremer, Harold Vivian 16/02/1896 Able Seaman 21/04/1915 25/07/1916 J13719 ADM 188/674/13719
Crickmore, Frederick Arthur Horace 14/04/1892 Leading Cook's Mate 17/11/1915 25/07/1916 M1956 ADM 188/1021/1956
Deakin, William Henry 06/02/1889 Stoker 1st Class 22/09/1915 31/08/1917 K27011 ADM 188/921/27011
Farman, John Webb 05/10/1896 Ordinary Seaman 24/05/1916 25/07/1916 J31602 ADM 188/710/31602
Finch, Charles 06/05/1890 Able Seaman 18/06/1914 25/07/1916 236219 ADM 188/419/236219
Franklin, George Augustus 07/02/1893 Ordinary Seaman 22/09/1915 30/06/1916 J42154 ADM 188/731/42154 AB 1.7.16 - 25.7.16
Gardner, Ernest William 19/04/1891 Stoker 1st Class 22/09/1915 25/07/1916 K27009 ADM 188/921/27009
Gascoigne, Joseph 27/09/1894 Stoker 1st Class 16/11/1914 25/07/1916 SS114504 ADM 188/1120/114504
Gosling, John 12/06/1891 Able Seaman 14/05/1915 25/07/1916 239532 ADM 188/426/239532
Gouge, Thomas Henry 02/11/1876 Chief Engine Room Artificer 1st Class 20/04/1915 31/08/1917 269184 ADM 188/431/269184
Gould, George Sidney 16/04/1890 Stoker 1st Class 18/06/1914 31/08/1917 K10085 ADM 188/887/10085
Gould, Harry Cecil 10/10/1886 Petty Officer NS 25/09/1915 25/07/1916 220957 ADM 188/388/220957
Groves, Benjamin Sydney 07/10/1888 Able Seaman 18/06/1914 25/07/1916 230190 ADM 188/407/230190
Hall, Herbert 25/02/1874 Stoker Petty Officer 18/06/1914 25/07/1916 284969 ADM 188/456/284969
Hannay, Gordon Fraser 03/09/1892 Lieutenant 30/11/1914 05/06/1916 - ADM 196/145/248 Christopher Navy List
Harper, Wynn 15/06/1897 Ordinary Seaman 22/09/1915 15/06/1916 J42148 ADM 188/731/42148
Heggie, Robert 17/10/1896 Able Seaman 14/05/1915 25/07/1916 J25772 ADM 188/698/25772
Hill, Thomas 18/01/1894 Stoker 1st Class 14/07/1914 25/07/1916 K17695 ADM 188/902/17695
Hillier, Harry James 29/08/1894 Stoker 1st Class 23/06/1914 25/07/1916 K17764 ADM 188/902/17764
Hinson, Sydney Cornelius 05/03/1894 Leading Stoker 05/05/1916 25/07/1916 K14684 ADM 188/896/14684
Holder, Donald Frederick 14/09/1890 Stoker 1st Class 16/11/1914 25/07/1916 366117 ADM188/559/366117
Hughes, John 28/03/1895 Stoker 1st Class 21/01/1916 28/07/1916 SS115010 ADM 188/1121/115010
Hunt, Frederick George 27/05/1877 Chief Petty Officer 01/05/1916 25/07/1916 172027 ADM 188/282/172027
Isaacs, William Charles 25/04/1890 Leading Signalman 03/05/1916 25/07/1916 234643 ADM 188/416/234643
Jarman, Charles Edward 03/09/1894 Able Seaman 24/04/1915 25/07/1916 J17385 ADM 188/681/17385
Johnson, Jack 18/06/1894 18/03/1917 Stoker 1st Class 22/09/1915 30/06/1916 K26499 ADM 188/919/26499 Acasta or Christopher
Jones, Elijah 01/12/1891 Stoker 1st Class 18/06/1914 28/04/1917 K11361 ADM 188/889/11361
Jones, John Robert 21/08/1886 Petty Officer (NS) 18/10/1915 25/07/1916 218418 ADM 188/383/218418
Keech, Henry 09/01/1877 Petty Officer 1st Class 27/05/1915 25/07/1916 180022 ADM 188/299/180022
Kerr, Fairfax Moresby 08/09/1884 Lieuenant-Commander 24/10/1915 June 1916 - ADM 196/49/226 Christopher Navy List
Lee, Fred 18/11/1894 Stoker 1st Class 18/06/1914 25/07/1916 K17806 ADM 188/902/17806
Letten, William John 15/02/1899 Boy Telegraphist 20/08/1915 25/07/1916 J30928 ADM 188/708/30928
Lower, Arthur Aubrey 15/03/1885 Engine Room Artificer 2nd Class 18/06/1914 25/07/1916 272170 ADM188/437/272170
Matthews, Albert Thomas 07/08/1893 Stoker 1st Class 18/06/1914 31/12/1916 K16841 ADM 188/900/16841 Left ship on 31.10.18
as Leading Stoker
Mccormick, Clement George 05/04/1896 Able Seaman 14/05/1915 25/07/1916 J20515 ADM 188/688/20515
Mercer, Charles Clifford 02/03/1888 Able Seaman 10/09/1915 25/07/1916 232321 ADM 188/411/232321
Mercer, George Ernest 24/03/1897 Stoker 1st Class 01/01/1916 25/07/1916 SS117202 ADM 188/1123/117202
Milton, Leonard James 28/06/1878 Able Seaman 18/06/1914 25/07/1916 180785 ADM 188/300/180785
Montignani, Henri Geotana 13/01/1889 Acting Leading Stoker 01/03/1916 25/07/1916 K7647 ADM 188/882/7647
Paul, Hugh Surgeon Probationer R.N.V.R. 14/03/1916 - Christopher Navy List
Peters, John Joseph 26/07/1892 Able Seaman 18/06/1914 25/07/1916 SS3679 ADM 188/1097/3679
Reed, Edward Charles 02/01/1893 Acting Leading Stoker 04/03/1916 25/07/1916 SS110956 ADM 188/1116/110956
Ronksley, Ezra 29/05/1891 Able Seaman 18/06/1914 25/07/1916 SS3581 ADM 188/1097/3581
Sandfield, Lawrence 26/09/1888 Able Seaman 18/06/1914 25/07/1916 231344 ADM 188/409/231344
Sanger, Edwin 10/10/1885 Able Seaman 18/06/1914 25/07/1916 237245 ADM 188/421/237245
Shorten, Robert John 21/02/1889 Engine Room Artificer 3rd Class 18/06/1914 27/07/1916 M1422 ADM 188/1020/1422
Silvester, Harold George 17/03/1886 Leading Stoker 01/01/1916 02/07/1917 225810 ADM 188/398/225810
Smale, Owen George 18/09/1863 Engineer Lieutenant 14/07/1915 - Christopher Navy List
Sprowson, Fred 02/04/1891 Stoker 1st Class 22/09/1915 31/08/1917 K26234 ADM 188/919/26234
Stewart, Edward Frederick 04/11/1876 Chief Stoker 18/06/1914 31/08/1917 281149 ADM 188/449/281149
Sullivan, Bernard 09/11/1889 Leading Seaman 07/09/1915 235650 ADM 188/418/235650
Thomas, James 27/02/1881 Stoker Petty Officer 18/06/1914 25/07/1916 295630 ADM 188/478/295630
Thompson, William Henry 20/12/1890 Leading Stoker 17/03/1916 25/07/1916 K13914 ADM 188/894/13914
Thorne, Stephen Fred 13/03/1887 Leading Seaman 18/06/1914 25/07/1916 228869 ADM 188/404/228869
Viney, Herbert 16/04/1894 Stoker 1st Class 01/07/1914 25/07/1916 K17659 ADM 188/902/17659
Voke, Charles James 06/12/1881 Stoker Petty Officer 18/06/1914 25/07/1916 295047 ADM 188/477/295047
White, William Webb 13/02/1892 Able Seaman 18/06/1914 25/07/1916 239579 ADM 188/426/239579
Wicks, Albert 17/12/1892 Stoker 1st Class 18/06/1914 25/07/1916 SS110716 ADM 188/1116/110716
Wilmot-Sitwell, Robert Bradshaw 18/11/1894 01/07/1946 Sub-Lieutenant 28/07/1915 June 1916 - ADM 196/145/715 Christopher Navy List
Wilson, George 03/05/1895 Able Seaman 12/03/1916 25/07/1916 J15256 ADM 188/677/15256
Young, Joseph John 14/09/1890 Able Seaman 18/06/1914 25/07/1916 237026 ADM 188/421/237026