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HMS Daring (H 16)

British destroyer



HMS Daring (H 16) before the war

This is a listing of people associated with this ship.
We also have a detailed page on the British destroyer HMS Daring (H 16).

Aboard HMS Daring (H 16) when hit on 18 Feb 1940

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NameAgeRankServed on
Amor, Frederick Walter, RN37Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Armstrong, George William, RN22Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Ashfield, Frederick Bertram, RN34Petty Officer StokerHMS Daring (H 16) +
Barry, David Joseph, RN35Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Beamin, Donald Percy, RN22Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Bellis, Albert Edward, RNAble SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Bendon, Arthur Henry, RN36Chief Petty OfficerHMS Daring (H 16) +
Berry, Reginald John, RNAble SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Bevan, Anthony George, RNLeading SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Blair, Duncan, RN27Stoker 1st ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Boggeln, Frederick Albert, RN24Leading SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Brown, Leslie William, RN21Engine Room Artificer 4th ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Byng, Percy Norman, RN29Leading SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Cameron, James Herbert, RNAble SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Cameron, John Cargill, RNROrdinary SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Campbell, Peter Harvey Whyte, RN20Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Card, Frederick George, RN39Petty Officer StokerHMS Daring (H 16) +
Carroll, Kenneth, RNR20Ordinary SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Champion, Alphonso Timothy George, RN19Ordinary SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Charles, Geoffrey Howard, RNR24Ordinary SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Clark, Albert John, RNLeading SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Cleaver, John Stanley, RNR21Ordinary SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Clifford, Henry Norman, RN26Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Cole, Charles, RN31Petty Officer StokerHMS Daring (H 16) +
Coleman, John Lionel, RNVR20MidshipmanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Cooke, Arthur, RNStewardHMS Daring (H 16) +
Cooper, Sydney Alan, RN38CommanderHMS Daring (H 16) +
Copperthwaite, Ernest Alfred, RN32Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Couling, William, RN39Electrical Artificer 1st ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Cox, Reginald Harvey, RN34Chief Petty OfficerHMS Daring (H 16) +
Coxon, John, RN36Petty Officer StokerHMS Daring (H 16) +
Dean, Leonard James, RNStoker 1st ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Driver, John Alfred, RN21Stoker 1st ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Drury, Francis William, RN31Engine Room Artificer 3rd ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Dunbar, John Patrick, RNLeading SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Eastman, Thomas Richard, RN35Petty Officer StokerHMS Daring (H 16) +
Easton, William Harold, RNGunner (T)HMS Daring (H 16) +
Elkins, Herbert John, RN31Leading StokerHMS Daring (H 16) +
English, William, RN22Cook (S)HMS Daring (H 16) +
Euerby, Oliver James, RN20Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Evans, Albert John Leslie, RN26Leading StokerHMS Daring (H 16) +
Evans, Samuel John, RN31SignalmanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Fear, Charles Edward Goddard, RN32Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Finlay, Daniel Ernest, RN34Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Fitton, Robert, RNR21Ordinary SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Food, Edwin William, RN29Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Fox, John Thomas, RNROrdinary SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Foxon, Albert Sydney, NAAFI26Canteen ManagerHMS Daring (H 16) +
Gaffney, Albert, RNStoker 2nd ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Gale, George Edward Francis, RN39Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Gardner, Joseph William, RN34Chief Engine Room ArtificerHMS Daring (H 16) +
Garford, Ronald Charles, RNR21Ordinary SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Gissing, John, RN46Petty Officer CookHMS Daring (H 16) +
Gordon, Peter Charles, RNVR30LieutenantHMS Daring (H 16) +
Haggerston, Victor Henry, RN21Engine Room Artificer 4th ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Harper, George William, RNR20Ordinary SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Harris, Albert, RNAble SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Harris, Clifford Edmund, RFR35Stoker 1st ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Harrocks, Samuel, RN23Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Hatfield, Albert Edward, RN40Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Hawkins, George John, RN40Leading StewardHMS Daring (H 16) +
Healey, Arthur, RNR20Ordinary SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Hickmott, Arthur Andrew, RN25Leading Supply AssistantHMS Daring (H 16) +
Hill, Ronald Frederick, RN24Petty Officer SupplyHMS Daring (H 16) +
Holman, Ernest Oakes, RN39Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Holman, John George, RNStoker 1st ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Howat, John Murry Ballard, RN29Leading SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Hulmes, Frederick, RNROrdinary SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Hurding, Joseph Eric, NAAFI33Canteen ManagerHMS Daring (H 16) +
Jenkins, Frederick William Sidney, RN25Stoker 1st ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Jestico, Alfred William, RN30Petty OfficerHMS Daring (H 16) +
Johncock, Ernest George, RN28Engine Room Artificer 3rd ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Jones, Thomas Richard, RN39Stoker 1st ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Jukes, William George, RN20Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Kearney, Gerald John, RN28Surgeon LieutenantHMS Daring (H 16) +
Keith, John, RN24Leading StokerHMS Daring (H 16) +
Kennard, William George, RN21SignalmanHMS Daring (H 16) +
King, John Charles, RNAble SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Lamont, Athol Davaar, RN21Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Lee, Albert Henry, RN27Yeoman of SignalsHMS Daring (H 16) +
Little, Leslie George William, RNLeading Cook (O)HMS Daring (H 16) +
Loader, Charles Henry, RN21Stoker 1st ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
McGhee, James Craig Brown, RN25Stoker 1st ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Miller, Edward Charles, RN31Leading SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Moon, William, RNAble SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Moore, Frank Cyril, RNStoker 1st ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Morris, James, RNROrdinary SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Mottram, Thomas De Riemer, RN48Ordnance Artificer 2nd ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Murray, Leonard Andrew, RN28Leading SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Murrison, Alfred, RN39Chief Petty OfficerHMS Daring (H 16) +
Norris, William, RN20Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Overend, William, RN22Leading SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Page, Albert Ernest, RN41Leading StokerHMS Daring (H 16) +
Palmer, Fred Meek, RNAble SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Parsons, Maurice, RNPetty OfficerHMS Daring (H 16) +
Penkethman, Thomas, RN24Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Pipes, Henry, RN20Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Ponter, Norman John Charles, RN29Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Potts, George Herbert, RNROrdinary SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Potts, Leslie Gordon Maynard, RN23Sub-LieutenantHMS Daring (H 16) +
Pullan, Harold, RN39Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Pumfrey, Alan Victor, RNR19MidshipmanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Purves, Reuben Stanley, RN45Petty Officer StewardHMS Daring (H 16) +
Rafter, Sydney Edward, RN19Assistant StewardHMS Daring (H 16) +
Rainey, Thomas Howard, RN28Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Rainey, Walter Gerard, RNTelegraphistHMS Daring (H 16) +
Ramsden, William Thomas, RN21Sick Berth AttendantHMS Daring (H 16) +
Riley, Arthur Hanson, RN28Leading SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Roberts, Patrick Leonard, RN28LieutenantHMS Daring (H 16) +
Robinson, Sydney, RN20Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Rogers, L.A., RNLieutenantHMS Daring (H 16)
Ruston, William Stanley Philip, RNAble SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Sanderson, George, RNR21Ordinary SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Searle, Ernest Arthur, RN23Stoker 1st ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Shaxby, William John Kingsford, RNR30Lieutenant (E)HMS Daring (H 16) +
Skipp, Percy Leonard, RN37Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Slade, Maurice George, RNStoker 1st ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Slater, Edward Holroyd, RNROrdinary SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Smith, Ernest Somerville, RNStoker 1st ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Smith, Frederick Richard Basil, RN38Petty Officer StokerHMS Daring (H 16) +
Smith, Thomas George, RN31Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Smith, Thomas Harold, RNROrdinary SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Steele, Thomas, RN27Stoker 1st ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Stennings, Reginald Edward, RN37Chief StokerHMS Daring (H 16) +
Still, Frederick Joseph, RFR32Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Stokes, William George, RN33Stoker 1st ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Straughan, Edward, RN28Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Sturgess, Basil George, RN21Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Tabersham, Frederick George Albert, RN19Stoker 2nd ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Tanner, Denis Victor, RNSignalmanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Tate, Milton, RN25Stoker 1st ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Taylor, George Metcalfe, RN17TelegraphistHMS Daring (H 16) +
Taylor, Sidney Joseph Frank, RNR21Ordinary SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Thatcher, Henry Frederick, RNR21Ordinary SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Tingey, Thomas Alfred, RNR20Ordinary SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Tompkins, Gordon Robert Ivor, RNLeading SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Trott, Douglas George, RN21Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Tune, Arthur Charles, RN31Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Turpitt, Charles Edward, RN32Leading TelegraphistHMS Daring (H 16) +
Vincent, Walter Scott Telford, RN21Stoker 1st ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Walsh, Francis, RNR21Ordinary SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Walter, Frederick Donald, RNROrdinary SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Walton, Sidney Raymond, RN18TelegraphistHMS Daring (H 16) +
Ward, Philip Leonard, RN22Leading SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Watson, Walter William, RNR20Ordinary SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Webster, Charles Henry, RNPetty OfficerHMS Daring (H 16) +
Wells, Albert Edgar, RNR20Ordinary SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
White, Charles, RN29Leading SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Whitehead, Robert John Frederick, RN20Stoker 1st ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Whitelock, Edward George, RN22Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Willcox, Alfred Lionel, RNAble SeamanHMS Daring (H 16)
Willis, George Herbert, RFR31Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Willmott, Cyril Arthur, RN26Stoker 1st ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Wilson, James Meldrum, RNEngine Room Artificer 3rd ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Wilson, Norman Ernest, RNElectrical Artificer 4th ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Woodnut, William Edward, RNOrdinary SeamanHMS Daring (H 16)
Woolston, Stanley Robert, RN34Able SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +
Wormald, David, RFR43Stoker 1st ClassHMS Daring (H 16) +
Wright, Thomas William, RNAble SeamanHMS Daring (H 16) +

159 persons found.

Served on indicates the ships we have listed for the person, some were stationed on multiple ships hit by U-boats.

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