Ronald Charles Garford

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Vital Events
  Date Location Src
Birth 1919 Godstone, Surrey Birth Sources

Birth Sources

  • GRO Indexes (BMD)
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Baptism Unknown Unknown No Source
Death 18 Feb 1940 H.M.S. Daring, At Sea Death Sources

Death Sources

  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission
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Burial Unknown Unknown No Source

Parents
Mother Ada Ellen Gristwood
Father William Standen
Occupations
Ordinary Seaman


Marriages
No marriages on record at this time


Children
No children on record at this time


Census
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Notes
Death

In Memory of

Ordinary Seaman RONALD CHARLES GARFORD

P/JX 167889, H.M.S. Daring, Royal Navy
who died age 21
on Sunday 18 February 1940.
Ordinary Seaman GARFORD, Son of William and Ada Ellen Garford, of Forest Hill, London.

Remembered with honour
PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL

Death

18th February 1940: U-23 torpedoed and sank the Royal Navy destroyer HMS Daring who was escorting a Bergen to Methil convoy in position 58.40N 01.40E. There were only 15 survivors, 157 men lost. ( uboat.net)

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