ROYAL HUMANE SOCIETY BRONZE MEDALS
TAKEN FROM THE ANNUAL REPORT FOR 1972

From 1918 the RHS Annual Reports contain a list of names only of those awarded the Bronze medal or Clasp. The following roll with additional information has been extracted by reference to the appropriate typescript 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

Allaby, R.D.

Constable Metropolitan Police

12.5.72

Oxford Street W1

74126*

Cook, A.

Personnel Officer

27.7.72

Lunan Bay Angus

74206

Faniu, S.

 

17.9.71

Ellice Islands Pacific Ocean

73927

Fitton, R.M.

Aged 14 Schoolboy

23.9.71

Menorca

73844

Fleming, A.

Chief Fire Officer

6.10.71

Nigeria

73975

Francis, D.B.

Motor Mechanic

13.8.72

Cardigan Bar Cardigan

74285

Gray, J.

Sergeant Metropolitan Police

12.5.72

Oxford Street W1

74126*

Harper, D.C.

Constable Notts Constabulary

8.9.71

Bournemouth Hampshire

73889

Hill, O.

Telephone Technician

23.12.71

Grand Cayman

74021

Lambert, A.

Manager

14.9.71

Off Ibiza

74205

Matthews, C.W.

Joiner

29.7.72

South Shields Co.Durham

74316*

McPherson, H.

Aged 18 Labourer

22.7.72

Hungerford Bridge W2

74286*

McVeigh, L.J.

Aged 16 Student

23.9.72

River Trent Trent Bridge

74320

Oates, D.A.

Aged 20 Student

8.3.72

River Exe Estuary Devon

74017

Pastor, M.A.

U.S. Navy

16.7.72

Near Campbeltown Argyll

74180

Saphir, M.M.

Aged 19 Electo-Plater

28.8.72

River Thames Tower Bridge

74239

Simpson, G.L.

Constable Metropolitan Police

22.7.72

Hungerford Bridge W2

74286*

Stretton, W.

Transport Driver

7.8.72

Near Aberystwyth

74354

Thomas, O.

Divisional Officer E.Sussex Fire Brigade

1.8.72

Hove Sussex

74243

Thurlbeck, J.W.

Aged 19 Student

29.7.72

South Shields Co.Durham

74316*

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