SkipperCRISP, THOMAS

Died 15/08/1917

Aged 41

H.M. Smack "Nelson."
Royal Naval Reserve

V C, D S C

Father of T. W. Crisp, of 41, Stanford St., Lowestoft, Suffolk. The tenor bell at St. Margaret's Church, Lowestoft, is named the "VC Bell" and dedicated to him.

Citation

An extract from the London Gazette, No. 30363, dated 30th Oct., 1917, records the posthumous award of V.C. "For service in action with enemy submarines."

Commemorated at CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL

Location: Kent, United Kingdom
Number of casualties: 18655

Cemetery/memorial reference: 25.


Memorial details

CWGC Archives

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