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Henry Thomas Timpson

Stoker First Class

I survived the war having done a total of 26 years in the Royal Navy, when I left the navy I was a Stoker P.O. with three good conduct badges and a long service medal I had served on many ships in that twenty six years including HM ships Commonwealth, Repulse, Birmingham, Castor, Sandhurst, Royal Sovereign, Renown, Ark Royal, Emerald, Mauritius, Pretoria Castle and HMS Firedrake

Henry Thomas Timpson

Record of Service
1919 - 1945

HMS Pembroke
HMS Commonwealth
HMS Pembroke
HMS Repulse
HMS Pembroke
HMS Birmingham
HMS Pembroke
HMS Castor
HMS Pembroke
HMS Sandhurst
HMS Royal Sovereign
HMS Pembroke
HMS Repulse
HMS Renown
HMS Pembroke
HMS Ark Royal
HMS Emerald
HMS Pembroke
HMS Firedrake
HMS Pembroke
HMS Mauritius
HMS Birmingham
HMS Pembroke
HMS Pretoria Castle
Royal Naval Barracks Chatham
Battleship
Royal Naval Barracks Chatham
Battle Cruiser
Royal Naval Barracks Chatham
Light Cruiser
Royal Naval Barracks Chatham
Light Cruiser
Royal Naval Barracks Chatham
Destroyer Depot Ship
Battleship
Royal Naval Barracks Chatham
Battle Cruiser
Battle Cruiser
Royal Naval Barracks Chatham
Aircraft Carrier
Cruiser
Royal Naval Barracks Chatham
Destroyer
Royal Naval Barracks Chatham
Cruiser
Light Cruiser
Royal Naval Barracks Chatham
Armed Merchant Cruiser
12 May 1919 --- 22 Sep 1919
23 Sep 1919 --- 13 Dec 1920
14 Dec 1920 --- 31 Dec 1920
1 Jan 1921 --- 30 Sep 1923
1 Oct 1923 --- 18 Oct 1923
19 Oct 1923 --- 19 Apr 1926
20 Apr 1926 --- 24 Aug 1926
25 Aug 1926 --- 8 Sep 1926
9 Sep 1926 --- 13 Jun 1928
14 Jun 1928 --- 22 Aug 1930
23 Aug 1930 --- 14 Sep 1930
15 Sep 1930 --- 2 Sep 1931
3 Sep 1931 --- 8 Jun 1932
9 Jun 1932 --- 7 Sep 1933
8 Sep 1933 --- 15 Mar 1934
16 Mar 1934 --- 4 Jul 1934
5 Jul 1934 --- 21 Apr 1937
22 Apr 1937 --- 10 Nov 1937
11 Nov 1937 --- 12 Aug 1940
13 Aug 1940 --- 13 Dec 1940
14 Dec 1940 --- 27 May 1941
28 May 1941 --- 20 Jul 1943
21 Jul 1943 --- 7 Aug 1943
8 Aug 1943 --- 8 Nov 1945
Ratings Held
Stoker 2nd Class
Stoker 1st Class
Acting Leading Stoker
Leading Stoker
Acting Stoker Petty Officer
Stoker Petty Officer
12 May 1919 --- 16 Feb 1920
17 Feb 1920 --- 31 Dec 1938
1st Jan 1939 --- 31st Dec 1939
1st Jan 1940 --- 24 Sep 1941
25 Sep 1941 --- 24 Sep 1942
25 Sep 1942 --- 8 Nov 1945
Awards
Good Conduct Badges:
Good Conduct Badges:
Good Conduct Badges:
Awarded Coronation medal
Long Service & Good Conduct Medal
1st
2nd
3rd
12 Feb 1925
8 Mar 1928
9 Mar 1933
1 Jun 1937
5 Dec 1938

 

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