ROYAL HUMANE SOCIETY BRONZE MEDALS
TAKEN FROM THE ANNUAL REPORT FOR 1957

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.

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

Name

Rank or Occupation
(where stated)

Date of Incident

Location

RHS Case number

Burrows, K.M.

Senior Nursing Sister P.M.R.A.F.N.S.

17.2.56

Saigon Viet Nam

65481

Cunningham, J.W.H.

Fisherman

9.3.57

Off Spanish Head I.O.M.

65001

Davies, G.L.

Dock Gateman

23.12.56

Fishguard

64985

Davies, T.W.

Geophysicist B.P.

2.1.57

Off Dar es Salaam

64996*

Dias, S.N.V.

Colombo Port Commission

15.11.56

Colombo Ceylon

65386

Dogley, A.

Labourer

4.5.57

Remirls Seychelles

65388

Dunn, K.E.

Sergeant U.S.M.C.

25.6.57

Tripoli Libya

65311*

Falls, R.T.

Builder

8.10.56

Fivemiletown Co.Fermanagh

64925

Folkes, W.

Aged 15 Boy Scout

23.10.56

St Catherine Jamaica

64994

Gleeson, T.

Waiter

21.7.57

Bakewell Derbyshire

65323

Günter, F.

German Industrialist

7.3.57

River Seine Paris

65055

Hocknell, E.

General Merchant

15.6.57

Llandudno Wales

65210

Jantan, B.A.

Salvage Worker

31.5.57

Kallang Basin Singapore

65461

Jenal, B.R.

Sailor

27.12.56

Miri Sarawak

65017

Knapp, J.J.D.

R.N. Cadet

22.10.56

Plymouth Sound

64912

Limanisara, A.

Aged 13

5.9.55

Guadalcanar B.S.I.P.

65042

Lindores, A.

Fisherman

21.5.57

Off Marshall Medows Berwick

65132

Madeira, -

Tunnel Labourer

15.11.56

Kariba Southern Rhodesia

65044

Mitchell, R.

Naval Airman 1st Class HMS Eagle

5.9.56

Mediterranean Sea

64934

Mitchell, R.H.

Apprentice Deck Officer MN

2.2.57

Auckland New Zealand

65095

Ovenden, A.G.T.

Electicianís Mate

4.8.57

Joss Bay Broadstairs

65416

Pirang, M.A.

Antimalarial Sprayman

10.2.57

Long Han Sarawak

65452

Pollard, W.C.

A/P.O. HMS Citadel

29.10.56

Military Bay Malta

64936

Pring, G.O.

Inspector Kenya Police

5.9.56

Mombasa Kenya

64962

Reid, J.

Guardsman Scots Guards

6.6.57

River Thames Kingís Reach

65208

Robertson, W.

Fisherman

22.6.57

Ullapool Scotland

65192

Rowe, I.B.J.

Mason

24/25.8.57

Clovelly

65443

Swanepoel, P.J.

With B.P.

2.1.57

Off Dar es Salaam

64996*

Vel, R.M.

O.S. "Le Revenant"

2.10.56

Near Farquhar Island Indian Ocean

64963

Walker, R.

Major R.A.

25.6.57

Tripoli Libya

65311*

Whyte, J.R.

S.A.C. RAF

29.4.56

Sliema Malta

64923

Wilde, D.G.L.

Major R.E.

11.12.55

Oslo Fjord Norway

64953

Williams, P.A.

Shore Boatswain E.African Railways & Harbours

15.9.56

Off Mombasa Kenya

65174

Wittgenstein

The Princess Previous Silver as Miss I.M.Ryle Case 54406

10.7.57

Near Padstow Cornwall

65396

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