HMS Acasta Crew List

From Battle of Jutland Crew Lists Project
HMS Acasta Crew List
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'.
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This crew list was last updated on Saturday, 23 March 2024, 16:08 and contains 87 names

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Name Birth Loc1 Loc2 Loc3 Death Rank/Rate
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Abbott, Henry Barnacoat 02/07/1891 Southampton Hants ENG Able Seaman (SG) 01/08/1914 30/06/1916 J2457 ADM 188/651/2457
Ayles, Edwin John 30/09/1885 Weymouth Dorset ENG Able Seaman (SG) 20/06/1914 30/06/1916 238683 ADM 188/424/238683
Bailey, Herbert James 30/07/1887 Horsham Sussex ENG 31/05/1916 Engine Room Artificer 2nd Class 17/05/1916 31/05/1916 M1019 ADM 188/1020/1019
Barron, John Ouchterlony 05/10/1882 Reigate Surrey ENG Lieutenant Commander 21/11/1912 07/06/1916 - ADM 196/126/78 Acasta Navy List
Bloomfield, James George 23/07/1892 Yarmouth Norfolk ENG Stoker 1st Class 16/11/1914 30/06/1916 K8603 ADM 188/884/8603
Bone, Frederick 02/03/1894 Tunbridge Kent ENG Signalman 01/07/1915 12/06/1916 J9041 ADM 188/665/9041
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Bradshaw, Albert Edward 30/10/1888 Portsmouth Hants ENG Stoker 1st Class 24/05/1916 30/06/1916 K11893 ADM 188/890/11893
Burgess, Alfred Leonard 11/02/1874 Yarmouth Norfolk ENG Chief Engine Room Artificer 1st Class 31/07/1915 04/06/1916 269498 ADM 188/431/269498 Distinguished Service Medal
Burgess, Thomas Bernard 07/06/1893 Manchester Lancashire ENG Able Seaman 19/01/1914 30/06/1916 J4631 ADM 188/656/4631
Burns, James 18/03/1891 Thill Yorkshire ENG Stoker 1st Class 22/09/1915 30/06/1916 K26175 ADM 188/919/26175
Butcher, David George Alfred 23/02/1896 Dunwich Suffolk ENG Able Seaman (SG) 10/04/1916 30/06/1916 J15032 ADM 188/677/15032
Callaway, William James 22/03/1875 Wallop Hants ENG Chief Petty Officer 01/10/1915 30/06/1916 163119 ADM 188/241/163119
Cameron, Donald H 11/09/1889 London London ENG 01/05/1905 Surgeon Probationer RNVR 03/12/1915 -
Acasta Navy List
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Collyer, Sidney Robert 16/04/1895 Bridworth Northants ENG Leading Telegraphist 20/03/1915 30/06/1916 J12256 ADM 188/671/12256
Cooke, Edwin Francis 04/09/1887 Stoke Staffordshire ENG Stoker Petty Officer 01/08/1915 30/06/1916 229526 ADM 188/406/229526
Cooper, Arthur Henry 08/01/1899 Newtown Montgomeryshire WAL Boy Telegraphist 03/08/1915 30/06/1916 J30321 ADM 188/707/30321
Corney, Joseph Edwin 01/10/1888 Ryde I.O.W. IOW Stoker 1st Class 25/03/1915 30/06/1916 310951 ADM 188/508/310951
Court, James 12/12/1892 Chicester Sussex ENG Stoker 1st Class 27/08/1915 30/06/1916 K18281 ADM 188/903/18281
Dance, James Paulter 02/04/1886 Wokengham Berkshire ENG Officer's Steward 2nd Class 08/08/1913 30/06/1916 361091 ADM 188/549/361091
Dodge, Charles 05/06/1885 Portsea Hants ENG Leading Stoker 15/03/1916 30/06/1916 K12770 ADM 188/892/12770
Doyle, Rupert James Edward 27/01/1892 Southampton Hants ENG Able Seaman 18/04/1916 30/06/1916 J1597 ADM 188/650/1597
Dudley, George 20/02/1891 Liverpool Lancashire ENG Stoker 2nd Class 01/01/1916 30/06/1916 K26605 ADM 188/920/26605
Dymond, Robert James 24/11/1875 Pilton Devon ENG Leading Seaman 18/04/1913 30/05/1916 164416 ADM 188/243/164416
Elsdon, Arthur 02/09/1885 Norwood Surrey ENG Able Seaman 20/01/1914 30/06/1916 213726 ADM 188/374/213726
Essery, Ernest Edward 05/05/1879 St Jennas Cornwall ENG 15/04/1905 Gunner (T) 23/03/1916 08/06/1916 - ADM 196/157/171 Acasta Navy List
Evans, Sidney Richard 21/02/1883 Alvarstoke Hants ENG Leading Signalman 20/01/1914 30/06/1916 203545 ADM 188/354/203545
Eveleigh, John 10/01/1887 Bridport Devon ENG Able Seaman 20/01/1914 30/06/1916 225434 ADM 188/397/225434
Farmer, Joseph 26/04/1878 Glasgow Lanarkshire SCO Stoker 1st Class 07/10/1915 30/06/1916 K26741 ADM 188/920/26741
Fenwick, Robert 28/02/1890 Poplar London ENG Stoker 1st Class 25/01/1916 30/06/1916 K3753 ADM 188/874/3753
Foreman, Reginald 08/05/1893 Salisbury Wiltshire ENG 12/01/1918 Able Seaman 19/01/1914 30/06/1916 J11434 ADM 188/669/11434
Forrest, James Gillingham Kent ENG 31/05/1916 Engineer Lieutenant 23/05/1915 - Acasta Navy List
Foster, Thomas William 28/03/1891 Hartlepool Durham ENG Stoker 1st Class 20/01/1914 30/06/1916 K6058 ADM 188/879/6058
Furlong, Edward 24/09/1878 Westminster London ENG Chief Petty Officer 01/08/1915 31/05/1916 178850 ADM 188/296/178850
Gann, Henry 17/05/1881 Tramore Waterford IRL Able Seaman 20/01/1914 30/06/1916 191026 ADM 188/326/191026 St. George's Medal
4th Class
Garner, George William 04/11/1896 Windsor Bucks ENG Able Seaman (ST Acting) 15/09/1915 16/06/1916 J26915 ADM 188/700/26915
Gingell, Richard Edward 01/12/1893 Brixton London ENG Stoker 1st Class 21/03/1915 30/06/1916 K15547 ADM 188/898/15547
Goater, Walter 03/12/1890 Winchester Hants ENG Able Seaman (G1 B) 19/01/1914 30/06/1916 SS2984 ADM 188/1096/2984
Goble, Andrew 27/11/1880 Portsmouth Hants ENG Stoker Petty Officer 20/01/1914 30/06/1916 344520 ADM 188/522/344520
Green, Alfred 31/05/1893 Hackthorn Lincoln ENG Stoker 1st Class 20/01/1914 30/06/1916 K11883 ADM 188/890/11883
Hammond, Charles 30/12/1893 Newington London ENG Stoker 1st Class 21/03/1915 30/06/1916 K14577 ADM 188/896/14577
Hargrave, John Stead 05/01/1890 Pontefract Yorkshire ENG Acting Leading Stoker 01/03/1916 04/06/1916 K3156 ADM 188/873/3156
Harknett, Richard Henry 21/05/1880 Landport Hants ENG Chief Petty Officer 29/10/1915 30/06/1916 186364 ADM 188/314/186364
Harrison, Thomas Wilson 18/08/1891 Swalwell Durham ENG Stoker 1st Class 24/04/1915 30/06/1916 K5722 ADM 188/878/5722
Hedges, Albert Ernest 14/04/1892 Tottenham London ENG Stoker 1st Class 20/01/1914 30/06/1916 SS110866 ADM 188/1116/110866
Henley, Alfred 10/02/1887 Radford Notts ENG Stoker 1st Class 24/04/1915 30/06/1916 308825 ADM 188/504/308825
Higgins, George 20/04/1874 Victoria Pk London ENG Stoker Petty Officer 19/01/1914 30/06/1916 277284 ADM 188/441/277284
Hockton, Edwin Francis 13/08/1894 Coventry Warwickshire ENG Able Seaman (ST Acting) 25/12/1915 30/06/1916 SS4128 ADM 188/1098/4128
Holkham, Ernest Frederick 27/12/1884 Bognar Essex ENG 15/11/1951 Petty Officer (LTO) 01/03/1915 30/06/1916 207593 ADM 188/362/207593
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Holliday, Henry Wiselthier 26/12/1894 Battersea London ENG Able Seaman (SG) 15/04/1915 30/06/1916 J13649 ADM 188/674/13649
Horn, Arthur 13/08/1894 Alverstoke Hants ENG Able Seaman (ST) 15/04/1915 30/06/1916 J12023 ADM 188/671/12023
Howe,George 27/12/1873 Ottery Deven ENG 31/05/1916 Chief Stoker 19/01/1914 31/05/1916 276030 ADM 188/439/276030
Humby, Sidney John 02/06/1884 Southampton Hants ENG Stoker 1st Class 02/01/1914 30/06/1916 304550 ADM 188/496/304550
Johnson, Andrew John 27/04/1889 Nesting Shetland ENG Ordinary Seaman 17/11/1915 30/06/1916 J43912 ADM 188/734/43912
Johnson, Jack 18/06/1894 Chester Cheshire ENG 18/03/1917 Stoker 1st Class 22/09/1915 30/06/1916 K26499 ADM 188/919/26499 Acasta or Christopher
Jordan, Thomas 21/06/1896 Glasgow Lanarkshire SCO 31/05/1916 Signalman 07/09/1915 31/05/1916 J16710 ADM 188/680/16710
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Keating, Richard John 18/07/1889 Tipperary Tipperary IRL Engine Room Artificer 4th Class 12/05/1915 30/06/1916 M13499 ADM 363/224/143 Commendation
Kenward, Robert Sydney 24/07/1894 Brighton Kent ENG Able Seaman (ST) 14/05/1915 30/06/1916 J11544 ADM 188/670/11544
Kinge, Charles John Frederick 04/10/1892 Southampton Hants ENG Able Seaman (ST Acting) 09/02/1914 30/06/1916 SS3458 ADM 188/1097/3458 AKA: Bedford, Charles Frank
Ladkin, John Thomas 29/10/1894 Kinckley Leicestershire ENG Stoker 1st Class 15/04/1914 30/06/1916 K18173 ADM 188/903/18173
Lepper, Charles William Vane Tempest Stewart 18/06/1892 Belfast Antrim IRL 15/05/1952 Lieutenant 03/05/1915 07/06/1916 - ADM 196/54/165 Acasta Navy List
Massey, Richard 06/07/1883 Shepherds Bush London ENG 31/05/1916 Stoker Petty Officer 15/01/1914 31/05/1916 308838 ADM 188/504/308838
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Mitchell, Harry 25/09/1885 Southampton Hants ENG Able Seaman ( ) 20/06/1914 30/06/1916 214770 ADM 188/376/214770 Note:
26/5/1916 to 8/6/1916
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Monk, William Archibald 12/04/1879 Yeovil Somerset ENG 24/06/1958 Engineer Lieutenant Commander 24/01/1915 09/06/1916 - ADM 196/130/274 Acasta Navy List
Newman, William Stephen 15/06/1876 Downton Wiltshire ENG Stoker Petty Officer 20/01/1914 30/06/1916 281910 ADM 188/450/281910
Nickless,Thomas William 26/02/1894 Ironbridge Shropshire ENG 31/05/1916 Stoker 1st Class 29/04/1912 31/05/1916 K14764 ADM 188/896/14764
Powell, John Reginald 18/11/1884 Lower Llanfrechfa Monmouthshire WAL Able Seaman (SG) 20/01/1914 30/06/1916 211118 ADM 188/369/211118
Reid, Alexander Daniel 20/10/1893 Newcastle New South Wales AUS Acting Engine Room Artificer 4th Class 16/01/1916 30/06/1916 M17544 ADM 188/1053/17544
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Commendation
Richer, Percy Walter 12/03/1895 Colchester Essex N/A Able Seaman (ST) 18/03/1914 12/06/1916 J15706 ADM 188/678/15706 Acasta or Midge
Rogers, Albert Thomas 12/06/1888 Stratford London ENG Leading Seaman (SG Acting) 01/04/1915 30/06/1916 235624 ADM 188/418/235624
Rommel, Walter 28/01/1886 Paddington London ENG Able Seaman (ST) 20/01/1914 30/06/1916 228127 ADM 188/403/228127
Shaw, John Vincent 03/10/1892 Derby Derbyshire ENG Engine Room Artificer 3rd Class 01/09/1915 30/06/1916 M113 ADM 188/1018/1131 Commendation
St. George's Cross
4th Class
Short, Frank Spinney 30/05/1876 Leamington Warwickshire ENG Petty Officer (NS) 20/01/1914 30/06/1916 163116 ADM 188/241/163116 St. George's Medal
4th Class
Sinar, Arthur 22/08/1896 Normanton Yorkshire ENG Ordinary Seaman 17/11/1915 30/06/1916 J43925 ADM 188/734/43925
Sinclair, Howard Lewis 09/11/1885 Bath Somerset ENG Stoker Petty Officer 12/05/1914 30/06/1916 306305 ADM 188/499/306305 Acasta or Achates
Smith, Richard Henry 31/01/1883 Horndean Hampshire ENG Leading Stoker 01/10/1915 30/06/1916 297911 ADM 188/482/297911
Storey, James William 09/01/1895 Sheffield Yorkshire ENG Stoker 1st Class 22/09/1915 30/06/1916 K25453 ADM 188/917/25453
Thorne, William 07/11/1887 Saint Pancras London ENG Able Seaman 12/07/1914 30/06/1916 225686 ADM 188/398/225686
Tickner, William Mark 19/08/1897 Horsham Sussex ENG Able Seaman 16/02/1916 30/06/1916 J35589 ADM 188/718/35589
Turner, Leonard Howard 23/03/1896 Dudley Worcestershire ENG Able Seaman (SG) 01/01/1916 30/06/1916 J20510 ADM 188/688/20510
Turner, Walter William 07/06/1876 Nottingly Yorkshire ENG Stoker 1st Class 02/01/1913 30/06/1916 281579 ADM 188/450/281579 St. George's Medal
4th Class
Vyner, Clare George 31/03/1894 London London ENG 29/10/1989 Sub-Lieutenant 10/01/1915 08/06/1916 ADM 196/145/687 Acasta Navy List
Warner, Alfred Henry 01/02/1892 Battersea London ENG Acting Leading Stoker 09/12/1915 08/06/1916 K5559 ADM 188/878/5559
Watson, Alfred Clarence 23/11/1892 Hastings Sussex ENG Leading Seaman (LTO Acting) 09/12/1915 30/06/1916 J9647 ADM 188/666/9647
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Wellman, Henry Herbert 15/06/1874 Croydon Surrey ENG Stoker Petty Officer 20/01/1914 30/06/1916 279980 ADM 188/446/279980
Wells, Edward 22/11/1895 Lymington Hampshire ENG Able Seaman (SG) 27/12/1915 30/06/1916 J13891 ADM 188/674/13891
Williams, John 09/12/1892 Westminster London ENG Able Seaman (ST Acting) 19/01/1914 30/06/1916 SS4132 ADM 188/1098/4132
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Woods, Sidney Harold 12/06/1884 Portsmouth Hampshire ENG Officer's Steward 2nd Class 31/12/1912 30/06/1916 360796 ADM 188/548/360796