ROYAL HUMANE SOCIETY BRONZE MEDALS
TAKEN FROM THE ANNUAL REPORT FOR 1948

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 and the input processed 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

Atkins, C.R.

Deckhand M/T John Willment

10.11.48

Off Lowestoft

60668

Barber, E.R.

Lorry Driver

22.11.48

Lincoln

60663

Barry, J.

Mine Captain Rhodesia

2.1.37

S.Rhodesia

60360

Barry, J.F.

Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers

24.4.48

St Ives Cornwall

60380

Barton, G.D.

Sub Lieut RN HMS Raleigh

14.4.48

The Hamoaze

60334

Batty, R.

Schoolboy Aged 13

29.7.48

Darlington

60548

Bean, M.E.

Schoolgirl Aged 13

29.9.48

Hungate York

60659

Belcher, C.

Lieut 11th Bn Somerset L.I.

15.11.46

Near Deolali Bombay

60193

Bowell, B.A.

Housewife

26.7.48

River Leven Fife

60513

Bowley, F.W.

A.B. MN SS Moreton Bay

13.4.48

Melbourne

60424

Brookes, T.M.

Engineer & P/T N.F.S.

26.9.47

Cader Idris

60194

Butler, D.R.J.

Schoolboy Age 14

21.9.48

Folkestone

60648

Byworth, A.

Rigger

20.9.48

Scunthorpe

60613*

Chapple, I.

Unemployed Miner

17.7.48

Blyth Northumberland

60455

Clark, I.

Police Sgt Palestine Police

23.1.47

Tel Aviv Port

60189

Cook, W.

Steeplejack

20.9.48

Scunthorpe

60613*

Cooke, G.I.

P.O. RN HMS Sharpshooter

27.7.48

S.Hylton Co.Durham

60509

Corr, P.B.

Potato Insp. Min. of Agric.

16.7.47

Co.Londonderry

60219

De Roché, B.

Union Island Police

12.6.48

Windward Islands

60657

Dixon, V.A.

Police Constable

17.3.47

St Thomas Jamaica

60228A

Globler, D.S.

Constable S.African Police

9.8.47

Standerton

60287

Grist, J.F.

Student

8.8.48

Binnel Point I.O.W.

60636*

Harris, G.E.

Schoolboy Age 14

22.8.48

Helston

60645

Joseph, G.

Merchant

10.6.48

Trinidad

60543

Kapelanshila

P.C. N.Rhodesia Police

3.6.47

Mansa River

60218*

Long, E.C.

Sorting Room Foreman

15.8.48

Bishopston Glamorgan

60571

Mackay, J.

Schoolboy Aged 11

9.9.48

Portmahomack

60578

Macrae, F.B.

District Com. N.Rhodesia

3.6.47

Mansa River

60218*

Malloy, J.

Labourer

1.9.48

Renton River Leven

60573*

Marsh, D.

Boatswain’s Mate MN

5.9.48

Mombasa

60603

Martin, C.W.

Employee Bude Corporation

27.7.47

Crooklets Bude

60230*

Mason, M.

Medical Student

7.7.48

Torquay

60465

McCulloch, E.

Labourer

20.9.48

River Leven Renton

60623

McIlhone, D.

Labourer

1.9.48

Renton River Leven

60573*

McKenzie, C.

Steelworker

20.9.48

Scunthorpe

60613*

Milner, R.A.

Boiler Scaler

20.9.48

Scunthorpe

60613*

Morris, S.R.

Schoolboy Aged 15

22.8.48

Exmouth

60540

Pawson, G.L.

District Officer HM Coastguard

22.8.48

Mupe Bay Dorset

60597

Pearce, D.V.A.

Gunner RN HMS Haydon

3.10.47

Haifa Harbour

60253

Pepperell, N.M.

Employee Bude Corporation

27.7.47

Crooklets Bude

60230*

Poynder, C.F.T.

Lieut RN HMS Sentinel

5.7.47

Atlantic Ocean

60209*

Preece, H.V.

A/CPO RN HMS Sentinel

5.7.47

Atlantic Ocean

60209*

Prothero, G.G.R.

Schoolboy Aged 13

30.8.48

River Thames Hampton Court

60598

Rands, E.A.

Crane Slinger

20.9.48

Scunthorpe

60613*

Richards, A.J.

Fisherman/Blackgang L.S.A.

8.8.48

Binnel Point I.O.W.

60636*

Salter, V.A.

Labourer/Blackgang L.S.A.

8.8.48

Binnel Point I.O.W.

60636*

Smith, J.

A.B. RN HMS Sursay

29.10.47

Malta

60244

Smith, L.E.D.

Fireman/Cleaner MN SS Rippingham Grange

17.8.48

Rotterdam

60566

Taylor, A.

Tramway Conductor

2.10.48

Leeds

60637

Taylor, C.

Fireman MN SS Ortolan

24.8.48

Boulogne

60565

Thiel, O.J.

Lifeguard

29.1.48

East London S.Africa

60349

Thompson, R.W.

Steward MN T.E.S. Thelidomus

8.3.48

Trinidad

60550

Wadge, R.D.

Rigger

20.9.48

Scunthorpe

60613*

Western, D.C.

Schoolboy Aged 10

27.2.48

Osterley park

60279

Willson, W.W.

Dredger Operator

10.12.46

Zululand

60207

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