HMS Ambuscade Crew List

From Battle of Jutland Crew Lists Project
HMS Ambuscade 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 Thursday, 28 March 2024, 16:38 and contains 79 names

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Name Birth Loc1 Loc2 Loc3 Death Rank/Rate
At Jutland
From To ON The National Archives
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Alty, Ralph 31/08/1893 Ormskirk Lancashire ENG 28/09/1961 Able Seaman 01/01/1916 08/07/1916 J42145 ADM 188/731/42145
Arlett, George 14/12/1884 Poplar London ENG Stoker Petty Officer 21/08/1913 08/07/1916 302189 ADM 188/491/302189
Bailey, Horace Claude Wilfred 04/04/1894 Devonport Devon ENG Engine Room Artificer 4th Class 21/03/1915 09/07/1916 M11652 ADM 188/1041/11652
Baker, Regis 11/01/1888 Bridport Dorset ENG Able Seaman 09/02/1914 08/07/1916 225722 ADM 188/398/225722
Beckett, Bertie 27/02/1898 Walsall Staffordshire ENG Ordinary Seaman 24/05/1916 08/07/1916 J24530 ADM 188/696/24530
Blake, James Henry 15/11/1895 Finchley London ENG Able Seaman 26/07/1915 08/07/1916 J13393 ADM 188/673/13393
Breese, Henry Walter 25/08/1894 ? 01/11/1972 Surgeon Probationer Ambuscade Navy List
Brennan, John 23/06/1889 Castlebar Mayo IRL Ordinary Seaman 16/03/1916 08/07/1916 J46627 ADM 188/740/46627
Brooke, Hugh 08/03/1886 Salmon Yorkshire ENG Able Seaman 08/07/1913 08/07/1916 224620 ADM 188/396/224620
Brown, Alexander 23/04/1881 Dalmellington Ayrshire SCO Leading Seaman 01/12/1915 08/07/1916 190025 ADM 188/324/190025
Brown, Samuel Edgar 03/04/1878 Portsea Hampshire ENG Chief Petty Officer 27/06/1913 08/07/1916 173523 ADM 188/285/173523
Burtenshaw, William Ernest 13/01/1898 Littlehampton Sussex ENG Ordinary Signalman 07/04/1916 09/07/1916 J30832 ADM 188/708/30832
Cartwright, James Albert Victor 30/06/1897 Liverpool Lancashire ENG Ordinary Seaman 24/11/1915 08/07/1916 J43928 ADM 188/734/43928
Coles, Gordon Alston 01/04/1882 India IND c Feb 1971 Lieutenant Commander 30/06/1913 c Apr 1918 - ADM 196/126/124
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Ambuscade Navy List
Davis, Eric Alfred 13/09/1892 ? Lieutenant 09/08/1915 15/06/1916 ADM 196/145/299 Ambuscade Navy List
Dawson, Edwin 05/06/1874 Hampshire ENG Stoker 1st Class 08/07/1913 08/07/1916 276630 ADM 188/440/276630 St. George's Medal
4th Class
De Blaquiere, Alan Boyle 28/03/1895 ? 25/01/1917 Sub-Lieutenant 30/11/1915 17/06/1916 ADM 196/117/152 Ambuscade Navy List
Dearling, Percy 04/04/1895 Chichester Sussex ENG Able Seaman 10/06/1915 08/07/1916 J11520 ADM 188/670/11520
Desmond, John Joseph 29/05/1889 Innishannon Cork IRL Ordinary Seaman 14/04/1916 08/07/1916 J48500 ADM 188/743/48500
Evans, Frederick John 11/12/1884 Hinfold Sussex ENG Able Seaman 08/07/1913 08/07/1916 208535 ADM 188/364/208535
Evans, William Charles 05/03/1884 Swansea Glamorgan WAL Able Seaman 29/07/1915 08/07/1916 205195 ADM 188/357/205195
Facer, Herbert William George 24/09/1892 Glasgow SCO Able Seaman 08/07/1913 10/06/1916 J3897 ADM 188/654/3897
Fowles, George James 03/06/1886 Stroud Gloucestershire ENG Stoker 1st Class 10/08/1915 19/06/1917 311520 ADM 188/510/311520
Fox, Arthur John 08/11/1894 Edmonton London ENG Able Seaman 11/01/1914 08/07/1916 J13977 ADM 188/674/13977
Fryer, Percy Albert 24/02/1888 Gosport Hampshire ENG Engine Room Artificer 2nd Class 26/03/1915 08/07/1916 271346 ADM 188/435/271346
Gould, William 30/12/1884 Amersham Buckinghamshire ENG Leading Seaman 01/03/1916 08/07/1916 213041 ADM 188/373/213041
Greensmith, Percy Jewison 09/12/1892 Norton Derbyshire ENG Able Seaman 08/07/1913 08/07/1916 J5360 ADM 188/657/5360
Harper, Herbert Bentley 21/08/1888 Bermondsey London ENG Leading Seaman 01/08/1915 08/07/1916 231383 ADM 188/409/231383
Harris, John George 24/12/1885 Portsea Hampshire ENG Leading Seaman 01/04/1916 08/07/1916 214777 ADM 188/376/214777
Heath, James 26/05/1891 Alton Hampshire ENG Stoker 1st Class 08/07/1913 08/07/1916 K7936 ADM 188/882/7936
Heron, Joseph 03/06/1896 Sunderland Durham ENG Stoker 2nd Class 22/09/1915 08/07/1916 SS117206 ADM 188/1123/117206
Hickey, William James 01/09/1885 Portsmouth Hampshire ENG Leading Cook's Mate 08/07/1913 08/07/1916 362208 ADM 188/551/362208
Hinder, Ernest 12/03/1875 Broad Wiltshire ENG Chief Stoker 01/08/1914 17/11/1916 278075 ADM 188/443/278075
Hirons, James 18/03/1887 Widnes Lancashire ENG Leading Signalman 15/10/1913 18/07/1916 224492 ADM 188/395/224492
Holland, Robert Henry 27/04/1883 Leicester ENG Stoker Petty Officer 12/05/1914 08/07/1916 304046 ADM 188/495/304046
Hollobone, Henry 29/10/1889 Eastbourne Sussex ENG Leading Stoker 01/03/1916 08/07/1916 K15364 ADM 188/897/15364
Holmes, Frederick George 10/11/1884 Woolwich Kent ENG Leading Seaman 01/03/1916 30/06/1916 208480 ADM 188/363/208480
Hutchinson, Thomas 17/02/1893 Codnor Derbyshire ENG Stoker 1st Class 16/02/1914 08/07/1916 SS112804 ADM 188/1118/112804
Hymus, Herbert Frank 09/04/1895 Oxford ENG Able Seaman 23/10/1913 08/07/1916 J10546 ADM 188/668/10546
Ingram, William 24/06/1889 Southampton Hampshire ENG Stoker Petty Officer 01/03/1915 17/11/1916 K3 ADM 188/867/3
Inns, Thomas George 27/04/1894 Lidlington Berkshire ENG Able Seaman 12/06/1915 08/07/1916 J11889 ADM 188/670/11889
Jeffery, Ernest John 29/02/1868 ? 01/02/1953 Chief Artificer Engineer 04/05/1916 - Ambuscade Navy List
Kingham, Thomas 13/06/1880 Oxfordshire ENG Able Seaman 01/08/1914 08/07/1916 198250 ADM 188/343/198250 St. George's Medal
4th Class
Kirby, John George 15/04/1893 Plumstead Kent ENG Leading Stoker 01/03/1916 17/11/1916 K16512 ADM 188/900/16512
Lawless, William 26/07/1893 Liverpool Lancashire ENG Leading Stoker 01/03/1916 08/07/1916 K13494 ADM 188/893/13494
Leppan, Evelyn Cholmondely Roberts 10/08/1890 Somerset SA Gunner (T) 15/04/1916 15/06/1916 - ADM 196/157/161 Ambuscade Navy List
Lewis, Edward Samuel 21/10/1889 Enfield Middlesex ENG Stoker 1st Class 19/11/1913 08/07/1916 K5368 ADM 188/877/5368
Liddell, Nicholas 06/05/1896 Hexham Northumberland ENG Ordinary Seaman 16/03/1916 08/07/1916 J46604 ADM 188/740/46604
Linney, Frank 12/06/1896 Richmond Surrey ENG Signalman 20/01/1916 08/07/1916 J17055 ADM 188/681/17055
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Manns, Edwin 18/08/1878 Portsea Hampshire ENG Stoker Petty Officer 27/06/1915 05/07/1916 281223 ADM 188/449/281223 AKA: Manns, Edward
Markham, William Thomas 15/07/1898 Bermondsey London ENG Ordinary Telegraphist 15/01/1916 08/07/1916 J27519 ADM 188/702/27519
Marsh, Sidney Loyd 05/11/1890 Battersea London ENG Leading Seaman 01/08/1914 31/05/1916 237564 ADM 188/422/237564
Marshall, Richard 30/03/1890 Bosham Sussex ENG Stoker Petty Officer 29/03/1916 17/11/1916 K2518 ADM 188/872/2518
McDermott, Edward 03/11/1873 Rathmullen Donegal IRL Stoker Petty Officer 08/07/1913 08/07/1916 176636 ADM 188/291/176636 From PA diary: was called to a Court of
Inquiry, held aboard the Depot ship Hecla, for
allegedly allowing the water level to drop
in the boilers! Charge was dismissed on the 28/6/1916
St. George's Medal
4th Class
Murdoch, James 23/05/1887 Kinloss Elgin SCO Leading Seaman 01/10/1914 30/06/1916 231190 ADM 188/409/231190
Neale, Albert 07/03/1892 Nr Oxford ENG Able Seaman 08/07/1913 04/06/1916 J5325 ADM 188/657/5325
Neale, Thomas Oldershaw 28/08/1892 Guildford Surrey ENG Engine Room Artificer 4th Class 08/12/1915 08/07/1916 M7851 ADM 188/1033/7851
Otty, Edward John 07/10/1874 North Wootton Norfolk ENG Petty Officer 1st Class 27/06/1915 15/06/1917 158867 ADM 188/232/158867
Pearce, Albert Richard 04/08/1891 Gosport Hampshire ENG Stoker 1st Class 02/10/1913 08/07/1916 K16511 ADM 188/900/16511
Perici, Andrew 09/10/1893 Senglee Malta MAL Officer's Steward 2nd Class 15/08/1913 30/06/1916 L4593 ADM 188/997/4593
Phillips, John William Basil 23/02/1895 Hackney London ENG 24/05/1928 Leading Telegraphist 22/02/1915 08/07/1916 J10426 ADM 188/667/10426
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Pigott, Archibald Luke 08/08/1881 Cheltenham Gloucestershire ENG Leading Seaman 01/03/1916 30/06/1916 192956 ADM 188/331/192956
Powell, Alfred 01/08/1887 Hoxton London ENG Able Seaman 08/07/1913 08/07/1916 229399 ADM 188/405/229399
Purchase, William 10/01/1881 Southampton Hampshire ENG Stoker 1st Class 16/11/1914 08/07/1916 292612 ADM 188/472/292612
Reed, Henry John 08/01/1877 Landport Hampshire ENG 01/03/1919 Chief Engine Room Artificer 1st Class 27/01/1915 17/11/1916 269195 ADM 188/431/269195
Salter, Frederick Charles 04/01/1895 Newport Isle of Wight IOW 21/02/1968 Able Seaman 11/01/1914 08/07/1916 J16166 ADM 188/679/16166
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Smith, Reuben 01/10/1887 Camberwell London ENG Stoker Petty Officer 08/08/1914 08/07/1916 K2385 ADM 188/871/2385
Smith, William 12/08/1887 West Ham Essex ENG Able Seaman 08/07/1913 08/07/1916 224802 ADM 188/396/224802
Stockton, Thomas 02/11/1893 Tunstall Staffordshire ENG Engine Room Artificer 4th Class 28/12/1915 08/07/1916 M17530 ADM 188/1053/17530
Stoner, William Alfred 12/05/1886 Crawley Sussex ENG Stoker 1st Class 08/07/1913 08/07/1916 SS103137 ADM 188/1109/103137
Swift, Herbert Alfred 14/03/1891 Nottingham ENG Able Seaman 08/07/1915 08/07/1916 SS3166 ADM 188/1097/3166
Symes, Frederick John 22/11/1894 Acton Green London ENG Officer's Steward 2nd Class 01/01/1916 08/07/1916 L2600 ADM 188/993/2600
Thompson, George Dinsdale 18/04/1892 Marygare Yorkshire ENG Able Seaman 04/09/1915 08/07/1916 J41025 ADM 188/729/41025
Wakeling, William Arthur 01/07/1879 Binfield Berkshire ENG Petty Officer (NS) 27/06/1913 23/06/1916 182241 ADM 188/304/182241 Commendation
Medaille Militaire
Warren, Frederick James 26/02/1884 Dorset ENG Stoker Petty Officer 29/03/1916 17/11/1916 301781 ADM 188/490/301781
Wingrove, Charles Thomas 17/05/1894 Tottenham London ENG Able Seaman 23/06/1914 08/07/1916 J13189 ADM 188/673/13189
Wise, Thomas Henry 26/01/1884 Walton on the Hill Surrey ENG Petty Officer 01/05/1916 05/06/1916 207027 ADM 188/361/207027
Woodfine, Henry 07/11/1890 Bradford Yorkshire ENG Stoker 1st Class 17/11/1915 08/07/1916 K25341 ADM 188/917/25341
Woodford, Charles William 01/01/1876 Shanklin Isle of Wight IOW Stoker Petty Officer 08/07/1913 08/07/1916 279467 ADM 188/445/279467