Rowland, George

From Battle of Jutland Crew Lists Project
Rowland, George
Narrative Source Photograph
Hull Daily Mail Thursday 8 June 1916
Stoker George Rowland, son of Mr and Mrs J. Rowland, Lockwood Arms, Lockwood street, on H.M.S. Ardent. In an official communication from the Admiralty it is stated that the H.M.S. Ardent was sunk on May 31st, and that the name of George Rowland, a first-class stoker, does not appear in the list of survivors. A message of sympathy has also been received from the King and Queen. Stoker G Rowland was 20 years of age, and joined the Navy three years ago. He was home on short leave four weeks ago. Hull Daily Mail Thursday 8 June 1916