ROYAL HUMANE SOCIETY BRONZE MEDALS FOR 1855

Prior to 1864 the RHS Annual Reports do not contain a list of those awarded the Bronze Medal or Clasp. The following roll with additional information has been extracted by reference to the original manuscript Case Book by Peter Helmore.

(* after Case No indicates more than one Bronze medal for incident.)

Name

Rank or Occupation
(where stated)

Date of Incident

Location

RHS Case number

Allen, S.

Papermaker

3.7.55

Great Marlow

15687

Andrews, C.

Bootmaker

27.6.55

Cambridge

15682

Bond, H.

Sawyer

27.11.54

Uttoxeter

15621

Browne, R.

Carpenters Crew HMS Exmouth

11.10.55

Off Seskar Baltic

15763

Carson, J.

Sub-Constable

24.8.55

Kilkee Co.Clair

15746

Chapman, N.

Sergeant Worcester Militia

20.5.55

Worcester Canal

15676

Charleson, C.

A.B. HMS Wizard

30.3.55

Queenstown

15650*

Coleman, J.

Gunners Mate HMS Wizard

30.3.55

Queenstown

15650*

Croisier, P.A.

Seaman Schooner Gustave Marie

17.6.55

River Thames Tower Wharf

15679

Curtis, J.I.

Blacksmith

7.9.55

River Ouze Kings Lynn

15742

Flintham, T.

Boatswain HMS Viper

2.3.55

Off Sebastopol

15646

Goody, C.

Aged 12

3.8.55

River Stour Near Colchester

15722

Holbrook, J.

Plasterer

12.2.55

Shrewsbury

15638

Hooper, W.

O.S. HMS St George

23.8.55

Off Boulogne

15757

Jeffery, E.

 

29.6.55

Brighton

15760

Laing, R.

Seaman

11.8.55

Victoria Dock Aberdeen

15727

Lamerton, G.I.

Boatswain H.M.R.C. Nimble

27.9.55

Exmouth Devon

15761

Leader, J.

A.B. HMS Styx

3.12.54

Hong Kong

15630

Maloney, W.

Private 1st Royals

8.7.55

River Itchen Winchester

15699

McAdam, J.M.

Gunner R.A.

20.3.55

Off Kinsale Ireland

15647*

McCreevy, T.

Private 3rd Regt.

20.3.55

Off Kinsale Ireland

15647*

Millington, H.

Painter

21.2.55

River Thames Reading

15640

Pearce, W.

Aged 14 Gardenerís Boy

11.6.55

River Exe Topsham

15675

Perard, J.L.

A.B. Steam Packet Ondine

28.2.55

Dover

15661

Reever, J.

Under Foreman Regents Canal Company

27.7.55

Regents Canal Tunnel

15745

Roberts, A.

Aged 15

8.9.55

River Lea Cheshunt

15752

Simmons, H.

A.B. HMS Eurydice

24.3.55

Off Bermuda

15652

Skinner, T.

Shipwright

25.1.55

Littlehampton Dock

15637

Smith, J.

Sub-Constable

21.1.55

Galway

15636

Stevens, E.

Shoemaker

2.8.55

River Frome Wareham

15713

Stewart, L.M.

Teacher

14.4.55

Regents Canal Hoxton

15660

Struggles, C.

A.B. HMS Comus

25.7.55

River Yang-tze-keang China

15717

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