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Commander JOHN SHARPEY SCHAFER

Regiment & Unit/Ship

Royal Navy

H.M.S. "Gaillardia."

Date of Death

Died 22 March 1918

Age 36 years old

Buried or commemorated at

CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL

27.

United Kingdom

Commonwealth War Graves Commission - Headstone Placeholder
  • Country of Service United Kingdom
  • Additional Info Son of Sir Edward Sharpey Schafer, F.R.S., and Maud Schafer, of North Berwick; husband of Ruth Bateman-Champain (formerly Schafer) of Greystones, Shanklin, Isle of Wight. Served in H.M.S. King George V. for the greater part of the war, was at Jutland, and was specially lent for the surveying operations for the North Sea minefield.
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