HMS Unity Crew List

From Battle of Jutland Crew Lists Project

This crew list was last updated on

Monday, 27 June 2022, 14:08


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
List No.
Abery, William 13/07/1894 Able Seaman 28/03/1914 30/06/1916 J11954 ADM 188/670/11954 12 40 2 54
Archer, David William 10/07/1892 Able Seaman 24/05/1916 30/06/1916 J5814 ADM 188/658/5814 12 40 2 97
Arnold, George 19/11/1892 Stoker 1st Class 01/04/1914 30/06/1916 K16555 ADM 188/900/16555 12 40 2 39
Barnes, Joseph 23/05/1890 Stoker 1st Class 14/11/1914 30/06/1916 K9431 ADM 188/885/9431 12 40 2 63
Becker, Arthur Edward 17/11/1894 Stoker 1st Class 18/02/1916 30/06/1916 K18180 ADM 188/903/18180
Bell, John 28/06/1894 Able Seaman 31/03/1914 30/06/1916 SS4098 ADM 188/1098/4098
Best, Walter 30/06/1888 Petty Officer 01/10/1914 30/06/1916 232311 ADM 188/411/232311 12 40 2 8
Buckland, Richard Alfred Sydney 09/07/1887 Leading Seaman 31/03/1914 30/06/1916 223716 ADM 188/394/223716
Bull, John 20/02/1891 Stoker 1st Class 14/11/1914 30/06/1916 K5901 Unity or Paragon 12 40 2 62
Camphell, Richard William 06/08/1896 Leading Telegraphist 01/03/1916 30/06/1916 J18274 ADM 188/683/18274
Chambers, Thomas 10/10/1894 Stoker 1st Class 01/04/1914 30/06/1916 K18679 ADM 188/904/18679
Clutterbuck, Charles Ernest 26/03/1882 Stoker Petty Officer 01/12/1915 30/06/1916 304543 ADM 188/496/304543
Coleman, Robert William 01/03/1896 Signalman 16/05/1916 30/06/1916 J19781 ADM 188/686/19781
Cooper, Henry 19/06/1875 Leading Seaman 31/03/1914 30/06/1916 160834 ADM 188/236/160834 St. George's Medal
4th Class
Cox, Saul 06/01/1895 Able Seaman 02/09/1915 30/06/1916 J11975 ADM 188/670/11975
Dance, Alfred 17/02/1895 Able Seaman 01/04/1914 30/06/1916 J12703 ADM 188/672/12703
Davidson, James Surgeon Probationer RNVR 01/10/1915 18/6/1916* Navy List Navy List
Dobson, Frederick Thomas 24/02/1894 Stoker 1st Class 01/04/1914 17/11/1916 SS112022 ADM 188/1118/112022 12 40 2 35
Fellowes, Thomas Balfour 13/07/1891 Lieutenant 16/05/1916 06/06/1916 ADM 196/145/47
Finnis, Leslie Miles 10/12/1894 Able Seaman 31/03/1914 30/06/1916 J12420 ADM 188/671/12420 12 40 2 27
Gallop, Edward Henry 16/03/1885 Stoker 1st Class 14/11/1914 30/06/1916 308006 ADM 188/503/308006 12 40 2 60
Gerred, William Albert 03/08/1894 Able Seaman 25/10/1915 30/06/1916 J12869 ADM 188/672/12869 12 40 2 89
Hanson, Edward 12/05/1883 Stoker Petty Officer 01/04/1914 30/06/1916 305997 ADM 188/498/305997 12 40 1 9
Hardy, Robert 31/08/1893 Stoker 1st Class 18/05/1916 30/06/1916 SS117165 ADM 188/1123/117165 12 40 2 83
Hartley, William 21/03/1869 Chief Engine Room Artificer 1st Class 01/04/1914 17/11/1916 268065 ADM 188/429/268065 12 40 1 5
Hewitt, William 21/02/1892 Able Seaman 239569 ADM 188/426/239569
Hickenbotham, Sidney Leading Stoker K9389 ADM 188/885/9389 Photo
Higgins, Ernest John 11/11/1881 Stoker Petty Officer 294469 ADM 188/475/294469
Higgs, Walter Leading Seaman J10244 ADM 188/667/10244
Hoare-Smith, Gerald William 19/12/1894 Acting Lieutenant 09/08/1915 06/1916 ADM 196/145/731 Navy List
Horwood, Joseph Henry 21/01/1880 Stoker 1st Class 295858 ADM 188/478/295858
Hutton, Edward Phillip 13/08/1894 Able Seaman J13252 ADM 188/673/13252
James, Percy John 30/09/1887 Gunner (T) 07/01/1915 ADM 196/156/1073 Navy List
Jarrett, Samuel 22/03/1880 Stoker Petty Officer 31/03/1914 30/06/1916 291054 ADM 188/469/291054
Johnson, Ernest Edward 06/09/1895 Able Seaman J12516 ADM 188/672/12516
Johnson, George 13/08/1887 Stoker 1st Class 232611 ADM 188/412/232611
Kelly, Herbert Thomas 26/01/1890 01/06/1916 Acting Leading Stoker 01/03/1916 01/06/1916 K3232 Recorded CWGC etc as KIA
in Ardent. Service record
shows Unity. See Ardent.
12 40 2 59
Langthorne, George 03/11/1888 Able Seaman J15021 ADM 188/677/15021
Latto, Samuel 21/09/1885 Officer's Steward 2nd Class 362023 ADM 188/551/362023
Lecky, Arthur Macaulay 28/02/1881 02/04/1933 Lieutenant Commander 07/03/1914 29/06/1916 ADM 196/126/62 Navy List
Photo
Lockhart, William Henry 03/08/1883 Petty Officer NS 28/03/1914 17/11/1916 201962 ADM 188/350/201962
Loney, Samuel Burt 13/12/1882 Engine Room Artificer 3rd Class 308682 ADM 188/504/308682
MacLeod, Donald 30/04/1875 Stoker 1st Class 01/04/1914 30/06/1916 283935 ADM 188/454/283935
Mahoney, Charles 28/04/1892 Stoker 1st Class 29/02/1916 30/06/1916 K20019 ADM 188/907/20019
McDonald, John Chief Artificer Engineer 28/01/1916 18/9/1916* Navy List Navy List
Nutt, Arthur Joseph 24/01/1896 Able Seaman J43918 ADM 188/734/43918
O'Neill, Frederick John 22/09/1883 Stoker Petty Officer 300015 ADM 188/487/300015
Oliver, Thomas Ernest 01/06/1893 Able Seaman SS4158 ADM 188/1098/4158
Ostell, William 22/11/1885 Stoker 1st Class K26173 ADM 188/919/26173
Parker, Lewis Thomas 08/10/1888 Able Seaman 233283 ADM 188/413/233283
Pellett, Frank Able Seaman J10728 ADM 188/668/10728
Perriam, William James 31/01/1883 Engine Room Artificer 1st Class 271485 ADM 188/435/271485
Randall, Harry 04/07/1886 Stoker 1st Class 308053 ADM 188/503/308053
Rayment, Harold Mark 25/04/1880 Stoker Petty Officer 299723 ADM 188/486/299723 Photo
Rideout, John Alfred Sandford 23/10/1896 Able Seaman SS6245 ADM 188/1100/6245
Robinson, Arthur John 15/08/1893 Able Seaman J4415 ADM 188/655/4415
Robinson, Thomas Halbert 14/05/1893 Able Seaman SS4097 ADM 188/1098/4097
Samson, Charles Victor 10/04/1891 Leading Stoker K3830 ADM 188/874/3830
Sandalls, Ernest 24/01/1876 Chief Stoker 25/11/1913 22/11/1916 281995 ADM 188/450/281995
Scott, George 29/08/1890 Leading Stoker K14658 ADM 188/896/14658
Seymour, John 30/08/1892 J5835 ADM 188/658/5835
Shaw, George 11/04/1892 Stoker 1st Class K26686 ADM 188/920/26686
Simes, John 13/01/1895 Able Seaman J14300 ADM 188/675/14300
Skew, Fred 14/06/1878 Stoker Petty Officer 31/03/1914 30/06/1916 288481 ADM 188/463/288481
Stacey, Ernest George William 27/09/1895 Able Seaman J17210 ADM 188/681/17210
Stanbull, Arthur 03/09/1890 Stoker 1st Class K26572 ADM 188/920/26572
Steel, Richard 29/03/1897 Stoker 2nd Class K32293 ADM 188/931/32293 late RNVR
Stephens, Henry 02/05/1874 Stoker Petty Officer 31/03/1914 17/11/1916 276704 ADM 188/440/276704
Taplin, Harry 24/09/1877 Chief Petty Officer 27/03/1914 30/06/1916 176946 ADM 188/291/176946
Trimming, Frederick Cecil 04/01/1895 Able Seaman SS6241 ADM 188/1100/6241
Walker, Arthur 01/10/1894 Able Seaman SS4129 ADM 188/1098/4129
Walters, Alfred 01/06/1893 L3181 ADM 188/994/3181
Watt, Francis 05/05/1895 Able Seaman J16145 ADM 188/679/16145
Welch, Henry Thomas 30/07/1893 Stoker 1st Class K23379 ADM 188/913/23379
Wentworth, William 04/11/1891 Stoker 1st Class SS110120 ADM 188/1116/110120
Wescomb, Frederick William George 19/08/1894 J9876 ADM 188/666/9876
White, James Reginald 11/02/1891 Able Seaman SS4102 ADM 188/1098/4102
Wightman, Robert 23/11/1894 Able Seaman J16939 ADM 188/680/16939
Willcox, Sidney John 10/03/1887 Leading Cook's Mate 17/05/1916 30/06/1916 M1243 ADM 188/1020/1243
Wilson, John 25/04/1899 Ordinary Telegraphist 25/10/1915 30/06/1916 J32318 ADM 188/711/32318
Winter, Charles Albert 25/01/1885 Able Seaman 210344 ADM 188/367/210344
Wood, Harry 13/12/1888 Stoker 1st Class K3386 ADM 188/873/3386
Woolley, George 02/03/1893 J8365 ADM 188/663/8365
Wright, George Joseph 23/07/1893 Able Seaman J10305 ADM 188/667/10305