ROYAL HUMANE SOCIETY BRONZE MEDALS
TAKEN FROM THE ANNUAL REPORT FOR 1938

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 manuscript Case Book by Peter Helmore and the input processed by Pauline Fevyer.

An asterisk after the case indicates more than one bronze medal recipient

Name

Rank or Occupation
(where stated)

Date of Incident

Location

RHS Case number

Aiyetowo, Joseph

 

3.11.1937

Lagos

54826*

Anderson, N. D.

Pol.Sgt

4.8.1938

Eastbourne

54784*

Baldry, G. H.

LAC RAF

21.6.1938

Malaya

55045

Barrett, John R.

 

12.8.1938

Portmerrion Bay

55061*

Brockman, Thomas E.

Motor Boat Engineer

11.1.1938

Dover

54506

Child, Norman

LAC RAF

24.2.1938

Spithead

54555

Chittenden, K. K.

 

25.8.1938

Titagel

55024

Cunningham, Wm. L.

 

18.7.1938

Portstewart

54998*

Dean, A. L.

 

9.7.1938

Eastbourne

54720

Dean, Alfred R.

 

7.1.1938

Lombard Street

54520

Downes, George W.

AB HMS Revenge

23.3.1938

Gibraltar

54576

Drake, Irene

aged 13

30.6.1938

South Bank

54734

Eappen, M

School Teacher

21.7.1937

Kadanad

54457

Ellis, Ernest

Fisherman

14.9.1938

off Scarborough

54950

Evans, John

Farm Labourer

23.11.1938

Arthoy

55058*

Exley, Percy

A.B. MV San Adolfo

14.1.1938

Brazil

54539

Gavin, Michael J.

Fisherman

23.4.1938

Co.Galway

54583

Gibbon, John H.

Farmer

20.9.1938

Llandefeilog

54953

Gibney, James

 

21.6.1938

Drogheda

54666

Gimson, G. W.

Labourer

2.6.1938

Plumstead

54632*

Gobedi, Frans

N.C. S.African Police

5.2.1937

Pietersburg

54522*

Godsall, Richard

Hospital Orderly

4.10.1938

Eardisley

54925

Green, Eric S.

Ac1 RAF

5.9.1937

Karachi

54484

Ham, Albert E.

AB HMS Mantis

24.12.1937

R. Yangtse

54512

Harding, Eileen

aged 17

30.4.1938

Pimlico

54597

Heyns, J. M.

Mine Employee

17.3.1938

Hermanns S.A.

54656

Hopkinson A.L.

Dr. R.F.A.

19.11.1937

Woolwich

54483

Howe, John R.

 

9.8.1938

Wellingborough

55020*

Hunt P G

Coal Miner

7.12.1937

Midsomer Norton

54470

Johnson, George C.

L/Sm. HMS Sheffield

7.7.1938

Start Bay, Devon

54828

Kemp, James

Miner

23.1.1937

Helston

54523

Kunohoh, Michael

 

3.11.1937

Lagos

54826*

Laker, Wm. J.

P.C.

4.8.1938

Eastbourne

54784*

Lawlor, Patrick

aged 15

8.10.1938

Thurler

55044

Linnel, Oliver

 

9.8.1938

Wellingborough

55020*

Long-Innes, Peter V.

 

10.3.1938

Natal

55028

Longman Wm. C.

Ferry Boat Engineer

24.11.1937

Southampton

54514

Lyle, Arthur N.

Lt.Col. OBE Indian Engineers

23.11.1937

Mayapur

54602

Mandala, Joseph

S.African Police

5.2.1937

Pietersburg

54522*

Mathai, K.

Ferryman

30.1.1936

Kozhencherry

55046

McClure, James A.

 

28.8.1938

Portrush

55064

McColl, Arthur L.

 

18.7.1938

Portstewart

54998*

McCutcheon, H. T.

 

18.11.1938

Firth of Clyde

55050

McMahon, James

P.C. Lancs.Constab.

2.10.1938

Lower Ince

54972

Meridith, J. W. A.

2nd Lt Indian Army

24.8.1938

Chapel Porth

55031

Moore, Arthur E

Sgt. City Police York

23.12.1937

York

54493*

Morales, Nina

 

28.1.1938

Jamaica

55027

O’Hara, John C

P.O. HMS Danae

5.10.1937

Shanghai

54448

Parris, Wm. G.

Foreman Gardener

2.6.1938

Plumstead

54632*

Paxton Wm. D.

P.C. Metropolitan Police

25.1.1938

Vauxhall

54529

Peck, Derek. L.A.

aged 14 schoolboy

12.7.1938

Natal

55005*

Peck, Norman K.

aged 16 schoolboy

12.7.1938

Natal

55005*

Philip, L. J.

Student

27.11.1938

Arabian Sea

55011

Pickering, James

 

28.6.1938

St.Leonards on Sea

54755

Ralphs, Richard H.

aged 15

2.6.1938

Shrewsbury

54638

Reader, John E.

Asst. Foreman

12.8.1938

Bury

54805

Robertson, R. H.

2nd Officer SS Katie Moller

11.1.1938

Japan

54546

Rowley, Wm. A.

P.C. Merioneth Constab.

23.11.1938

Arthoy

55058*

Roza-Pereira, L.M.

Office Assistant

20.7.1938

Hong Kong

55000

Salter, Thomas S.

Trawler Skipper

14.1.1938

Off Galley Head

54500

Smith, John

Fisherman

10.8.1938

Pentland Firth

54909

Stewart, Thomas

Apprentice Driller

7.2.1938

Belfast

54516

Toluhi, Paul

 

3.11.1937

Lagos

54826*

Turner, Edward N.

 

4.12.1937

Geraldton W.A.

54505

Vaughan, Peter L.

aged 15

4.8.1938

Thorpeness

55023

Wattis, Frank

 

26.8.1938

Kinmel Bay

54989

Weir, J. S.

Gold Miner

30.4.1938

Gold Coast W.A.

55002

Whitley, David

 

12.8.1938

Portmerrion Bay

55061*

Wilcox, R. T. E.

Visiting Teacher

28.9.1937

Nigeria

54645

William S G

4/Burma Rifles

18.9.1937

Maymyo

54469

William, Glyn M

P.C. Bristol Constab.

8.12.1937

Bristol Docks

54468

Wood, F. R.

 

9.8.1938

Wellingborough

55020*

Yorke, John

PC City Police York

23.12.1937

York

54493*

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