HMS Ardent Crew List

From Battle of Jutland Crew Lists Project
HMS Ardent 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, 16:46 and contains 81 names

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Name Birth Loc1 Loc2 Loc3 Death Rank/Rate
At Jutland
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Antram, Frederick Harry 07/05/1889 Portsmouth Hampshire ENG 01/06/1916 Leading Signalman 20/07/1914 01/06/1916 232071 ADM 188/411/232071
Atkins, Arthur Russell 01/08/1894 Mitcham London ENG 01/06/1916 Able Seaman 28/02/1914 01/06/1916 J13171 ADM 188/673/13171
Axe, Thomas Albert 07/04/1886 Winchester Hampshire ENG 01/06/1916 Petty Officer 01/03/1916 01/06/1916 216370 ADM 188/379/216370
Baggs, Reginald George Rawlings 22/05/1894 Weymouth Dorset ENG 01/06/1916 Leading Seaman 07/12/1915 01/06/1916 J9419 ADM 188/665/9419
Bailey, Sidney Herbert 26/05/1892 Wimborne Dorset ENG 01/06/1916 Able Seaman 28/02/1914 01/06/1916 J1067 ADM 188/649/1067
Bainbridge, William 24/04/1892 Christchurch Hampshire ENG 01/06/1916 Stoker 1st Class 28/02/1914 01/06/1916 K16378 ADM 188/899/16378
Baird, Robert Sydney 24/06/1897 Pimlico London ENG 01/06/1916 Stoker 2nd Class 25/07/1915 01/06/1916 L5711 ADM 188/999/5711
Baker, Albert Edward 22/05/1884 Portsmouth Hampshire ENG 01/06/1916 Stoker Petty Officer 28/02/1914 01/06/1916 301796 ADM 188/490/301796
Barber, John William 28/01/1894 Orsett Essex ENG 01/06/1916 Able Seaman 26/04/1916 01/06/1916 J8486 ADM 188/663/8486
Berry, Thomas 05/01/1896 South Shields Durham ENG 01/06/1916 Ordinary Seaman 04/03/1916 31/05/1916 J47482 ADM 188/741/47482
Biddle, John 10/03/1895 Spenny Moor Buckinghamshire ENG Ordinary Seaman 22/09/1915 01/06/1916 J42442 ADM 188/731/42442 The Times Mon, Jun 5, 1916
· Page 11 - survivor (wounded)
Birkitt, Horace Drewery 15/06/1890 Leeds Yorkshire ENG 01/06/1916 Acting Leading Stoker 01/03/1916 01/06/1916 K11086 ADM 188/889/11086
Bowes, John 09/05/1885 Melton Mowbray Leicestershire ENG 01/06/1916 Able Seaman 28/02/1914 01/06/1916 211518 ADM 188/370/211518
Brogden, William Richard 13/01/1892 Radley Oxfordshire ENG 01/06/1916 Able Seaman 15/02/1915 01/06/1916 J6467 ADM 188/659/6467
Brotherton, William Benjamin 27/04/1894 Blackburn Lancashire ENG 01/06/1916 Able Seaman 17/05/1915 01/06/1916 J10130 ADM 188/667/10130
Buckley, John Eustace 04/07/1891 Leeds Yorkshire ENG 01/06/1916 Ordinary Seaman 15/02/1916 01/06/1916 J46859 ADM 188/740/46859
Carrick, William 23/03/1894 Bishop Auckland Durham ENG 01/06/1916 Ordinary Seaman 24/11/1915 01/06/1916 J43920 ADM 188/734/43920
Cocks, Thomas 21/01/1880 Bromley Kent ENG 01/06/1916 Engine Room Artificer 2nd Class 28/02/1914 01/06/1916 271821 ADM 188/436/271821
File:Ardent - Cocks, Thomas.jpg
Detail
Collins, Charles William 26/08/1873 Chatham Kent ENG 01/06/1916 Stoker Petty Officer 28/02/1914 01/06/1916 175913 ADM 188/289/175913
File:Ardent - Collins, Charles William (Chris Bilham).jpg
Detail
Cowen, Alexander Webster 05/12/1879 Portsmouth ENG 01/06/1916 Leading Seaman 09/04/1916 01/06/1916 193128 ADM 188/331/193128
Cragg, Arthur Harold 22/09/1885 Nottingham ENG 01/06/1916 Stoker Petty Officer 28/02/1914 01/06/1916 306414 ADM 188/499/306414
Crowe, Albert Edward 10/10/1876 Southhampton Hampshire ENG 01/06/1916 Petty Officer Stoker 28/02/1914 01/06/1916 282524 ADM 188/452/282524
Cullen, Thomas Henry 23/12/1896 Doncaster Yorkshire ENG 01/06/1916 Ordinary Seaman 22/09/1915 01/06/1916 J42155 ADM 188/731/42155
Cunnington, Albert Edward 14/06/1894 Islington London ENG 01/06/1916 Able Seaman 19/11/1915 01/06/1916 J14269 ADM 188/675/14269
Curtis, William Henry Arthur 30/12/1894 N/A Able Seaman 28/02/1914 01/06/1916 J14049 ADM 188/675/14049 Not a known casualty or survivor
[only three survivors]
Davies, George 16/05/1879 Stackpole Pembrokeshire WAL 01/06/1916 Stoker Petty Officer 28/02/1914 01/06/1916 291706 ADM 188/470/291706
File:Ardent - Davies, George.jpg
Detail
Davis, Robert Samuel 02/12/1891 N/A Stoker 1st Class 20/03/1916 01/06/1916 K8592 ADM 188/884/8592 Not a known casualty or survivor
[only three survivors]
Deacon, George 01/11/1877 N/A Stoker 1st Class 05/03/1916 01/06/1916 K25349 ADM 188/917/25349 Not a known casualty or survivor
[only three survivors]
Doughty, Frederick James 13/12/1891 Bethnal Green London ENG 01/06/1916 Acting Leading Stoker 01/03/1916 01/06/1916 K9368 ADM 188/885/9368
Egan, Charles Edward Francis 09/09/1893 ? 31/05/1916 Lieutenant 15/11/1915 31/05/1916 - ADM 196/55/161 Ardent Navy List
Ellis, William John 27/11/1894 Havant Hampshire ENG 01/06/1916 Officer's Steward 2nd Class 14/03/1916 01/06/1916 L7838 ADM 188/1003/7838
Eneas, William Joseph Boulter 01/04/1885 Portsmouth Hampshire ENG 01/06/1916 Able Seaman 28/02/1914 01/06/1916 224403 ADM 188/395/224403
Farlou, Charles Albert Alfred 18/03/1894 Southsea Hampshire ENG 01/06/1916 Able Seaman 07/10/1915 01/06/1916 J7502 ADM 188/662/7502
Fealey, Harold Colin 29/10/1883 Belfast IRL 01/06/1916 Ordinary Seaman 22/09/1915 01/06/1916 J42437 ADM 188/731/42437 Belfast Memorial
Flay, William James 27/05/1890 New Forest Hampshire ENG 01/06/1916 Stoker Petty Officer 01/06/1915 01/06/1916 K2472 ADM 188/871/2472
Foster, Edward 03/03/1895 Saint Saviours Yorkshire ENG 01/06/1916 Stoker 1st Class 22/09/1915 01/06/1916 SS117243 ADM 188/1123/117243
Garney, Alfred 27/09/1876 Ealing Hampshire ENG Able Seaman 23/06/1914 01/06/1916 162987 ADM 188/240/162987 The Times Mon, Jun 5, 1916 · Page 11 - survivor
Goddard, John 27/08/1889 Birmingham Warwickshire ENG 01/06/1916 Stoker 1st Class 18/10/1915 01/06/1916 SS107369 ADM 188/1113/107369
Gore, Richard 10/07/1876 Norwich Norfolk ENG 01/06/1916 Chief Stoker 28/02/1914 01/06/1916 281297 ADM 188/449/281297
Grainger, Joseph Thomas 31/07/1890 N/A Stoker 1st Class 14/10/1915 30/06/1916 SS111738 ADM 188/1117/111738 Not a known casualty or survivor
[only three survivors]
Greetham, George Edward 11/05/1894 Leeds Yorkshire ENG 01/06/1916 Stoker 1st Class 10/04/1915 01/06/1916 K21785 ADM 188/910/21785
Groves, Albert John 16/10/1876 Hackney London ENG 01/06/1916 Petty Officer 14/10/1915 01/06/1916 172735 ADM 188/283/172735
Harvey, James Thomas 07/01/1891 N/A Acting Leading Stoker 07/11/1915 01/06/1916 K2512 ADM 188/872/2512 Not a known casualty or survivor
[only three survivors]
Heron, Joseph 02/12/1888 Liverpool Lancashire ENG 01/06/1916 Stoker 1st Class 11/11/1914 01/06/1916 SS108498 ADM 188/1114/108498
Homer, Charles 17/12/1880 Sidlesham Sussex ENG 01/06/1916 Petty Officer 28/02/1914 01/06/1916 190040 ADM 188/324/190040
Howard, William 20/01/1887 Woking Surrey ENG 01/06/1916 Leading Seaman 01/03/1916 01/06/1916 220176 ADM 188/387/220176
Detail
Hughes, Harry James John 12/02/1881 Southsea Hampshire ENG 01/06/1916 Stoker Petty Officer 01/03/1914 01/06/1916 298952 ADM 188/484/298952
Hurd, Charles Thomas William 11/07/1894 Lamberhurst Kent ENG 01/06/1916 Leading Telegraphist 10/04/1916 01/06/1916 J8835 ADM 188/664/8835
Detail
Jenkins, Stanley Arthur 25/02/1895 Hendon Middlesex ENG 01/06/1916 Able Seaman 28/02/1914 01/06/1916 J17305 ADM 188/681/17305
Jenkins, William Thomas 22/03/1889 Dartford Kent ENG 01/06/1916 Able Seaman 28/02/1914 01/06/1916 234891 ADM 188/416/234891
Kelly, Herbert Thomas 26/01/1890 Brighton Sussex ENG 01/06/1916 Acting Leading Stoker 01/03/1916 01/06/1916 K3232 ADM 188/873/3232
Levett, Henry 10/01/1893 ? 01/06/1916 Engine Room Artificer 2nd Class 05/04/1916 01/06/1916 Clyde 2/1885 ADM 337/20/116
Lidbitter, Alfred Henry 02/10/1876 Washington Sussex ENG 01/06/1916 Chief Petty Officer 19/02/1914 01/06/1916 171762 ADM 188/281/171762
Little, William Bursell 17/02/1895 Hull Yorkshire ENG 01/06/1916 Able Seaman 28/02/1914 01/06/1916 J15095 ADM 188/677/15095
Livermore, Albert George Nathaniel 06/02/1880 Lavisham [Lewisham] Kent ENG 31/05/1916 Gunner (T) 16/02/1914 31/05/1916 - ADM 196/156/288 Ardent Navy List
Livingston, Francis 18/10/1885 Bowmore Argyllshire SCO 01/06/1916 Engine Room Artificer RNR (WTS.ERA) 26/08/1914 01/06/1916 EB 458 BT 377/7/128091
Lynas, Andrew 17/02/1896 Bishop Auckland Durham ENG 01/06/1916 Ordinary Seaman 24/12/1915 01/06/1916 J43919 ADM 188/734/43919
MacIntyre, John Ebenezer c1894 Gairloch Ross shire SCO 31/05/1916 Surgeon Probationer 30/06/1915 31/05/1916 - Ardent Navy List
Photo
Malpass, Hezekiah 12/01/1896 Briery Hill Staffordshire ENG 01/06/1916 Stoker 1st Class 25/10/1915 01/06/1916 SS117268 ADM 188/1123/117268
Marsden, Arthur 14/11/1883 ? 26/11/1960 Lieutenant Commander 16/02/1914 31/05/1916 - ADM 196/48/146
Detail
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MP 1931-1935 &
1937-1950
Maslin, Arthur Lionel 02/08/1884 Hoxton London ENG 01/06/1916 Stoker 1st Class 11/11/1914 01/06/1916 SS108717 ADM 188/1114/108717
Mitchell, Sydney Coleman 04/11/1895 Kingsclere Hampshire ENG 01/06/1916 Able Seaman 22/09/1915 01/06/1916 J23632 ADM 188/694/23632
Musselwhite, Harry 16/01/1889 Hampstead London ENG 01/06/1916 Acting Leading Stoker 01/03/1916 01/06/1916 K8699 ADM 188/884/8699
Norfield, Thomas Albert 04/05/1880 Lambeth London ENG 01/06/1916 Able Seaman 15/01/1916 01/06/1916 185198 ADM 188/311/185198
Northcombe, Wilfred William 19/04/1888 Chard Somerset ENG 01/06/1916 Engine Room Artificer 3rd Class 28/02/1914 01/06/1916 M1475 ADM 188/1020/1475
Oliphant, Alexander 25/07/1893 Carlisle Cumberland ENG 01/06/1916 Stoker 1st Class 14/10/1914 01/06/1916 SS111427 ADM 188/1117/111427
Owen, James 06/11/1893 N/A Stoker 1st Class 22/09/1915 01/06/1916 SS117203 ADM 188/1123/117203 Not a known casualty or survivor
[only three survivors]
Pipe, Joseph Thomas 11/01/1886 Southampton Hampshire ENG 01/06/1916 Stoker Petty Officer 01/01/1915 01/06/1916 306042 ADM 188/499/306042
Ramsdale, Joseph 03/04/1892 Brigg Lincolnshire ENG 01/06/1916 Able Seaman 28/02/1914 01/06/1916 SS3310 ADM 188/1097/3310
Read, Henry Spencer 02/07/1872 Southwark London ENG 01/06/1916 Chief Engine Room Artificer 1st Class 28/02/1914 01/06/1916 268128 ADM 188/429/268128
Rowland, George 12/10/1894 Hull Yorkshire ENG 01/06/1916 Stoker 1st Class 24/04/1915 01/06/1916 K19145 ADM 188/905/19145
Detail
Shepherd, Samuel 28/08/1891 Gosport Hampshire ENG 01/06/1916 Leading Cook's Mate 28/02/1914 01/06/1916 M2128 ADM 188/1022/2128
Shore, Austin 20/08/1896 Brighton Sussex ENG 01/06/1916 Stoker 1st Class 22/01/1916 01/06/1916 SS117402 ADM 188/1123/117402
Simmons, John Frederick Charles 19/04/1893 Upwell Cambridbgeshire ENG 01/06/1916 Leading Seaman 01/01/1916 01/06/1916 J9322 ADM 188/665/9322
Slack, Ernest 12/05/1872 Tibshelf Derbyshire ENG 01/06/1916 Chief Artificer Engineer -
Detail
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Snaith, William 17/11/1881 Saint Georges London ENG 01/06/1916 Able Seaman 14/01/1916 01/06/1916 193672 ADM 188/333/193672
Stone, James 06/04/1898 Gillingham Kent ENG 01/06/1916 Ordinary Telegraphist 06/10/1915 01/06/1916 J27635 ADM 188/702/27635
Talmage, Jeremiah 17/01/1870 Hurstbourne Hampshire ENG 01/06/1916 Petty Officer Stoker 16/11/1914 01/06/1916 144844 ADM 188/204/144844
Tipple, Alfred Patrick 30/01/1892 N/A Able Seaman 21/03/1916 01/06/1916 J4896 ADM 188/656/4896 Not a known casualty or survivor
[only three survivors]
Townley, Albert Edward 22/03/1894 Saint Saviours Yorkshire ENG 01/06/1916 Stoker 1st Class 22/09/1915 01/06/1916 SS117242 ADM 188/1123/117242
Tristram, William Joseph 15/05/1893 Birkenhead Cheshire ENG 01/06/1916 Able Seaman 28/02/1914 01/06/1916 SS3852 ADM 188/1097/3852
Walker, William 02/08/1889 Margate Kent ENG 01/06/1916 Stoker 1st Class 11/10/1914 01/06/1916 SS105823 ADM 188/1111/105823
Warrington, Robert 01/07/1888 Littlehampton Sussex ENG 01/06/1916 Leading Stoker 23/09/1915 01/06/1916 K1607 ADM 188/870/1607
Webster, John 17/07/1893 Towcester Northampton ENG 01/06/1916 Ordinary Seaman 04/03/1916 01/06/1916 J47488 ADM 188/741/47488
Detail
Weston, William Henry 20/09/1894 King's Norton Worcestershire ENG 01/06/1916 Able Seaman 28/02/1914 01/06/1916 J10035 ADM 188/667/10035
White, Edward Charles 03/10/1879 Portsea Hampshire ENG 01/06/1916 Able Seaman 14/04/1916 01/06/1916 183342 ADM 188/307/183342
Wilmot, Percy James 26/06/1896 Dorking Surrey ENG 01/06/1916 Signalman 10/05/1916 01/06/1916 J23264 ADM 188/693/23264
Wilson, William James 24/09/1894 Frenchie Fifeshire SCO 01/06/1916 Stoker 1st Class 15/04/1915 01/06/1916 K18107 ADM 188/903/18107