ROYAL HUMANE SOCIETY BRONZE MEDALS
TAKEN FROM THE ANNUAL REPORT FOR 1866

The following roll with additional information has been extracted by reference to the Royal Humane Society’s Annual Report 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

Allman, -

Clerk HMS Aurora

19.9.65

River Essiquibo

17662

Balla, -

Lascar Seaman HMS Auckland

2.8.66

Off Bombay

17830

Barnard, E.

Captain RN Government Emigration Officer Port of London

23.6.66

London Dock

17737

Barton, A.

A.B. HMS Narcissus

1.5.66

Monte Video

17748*

Bishop, J.

Journeyman Miller

10.6.66

River Neve Dunston

17731

Black, D.

 

31.12.65

Island of Iona

17679*

Blaker, W.W.

Carpenter

2.5.66

St Thomas West Indies

17728

Boster, T.

Publican

31.12.65

Carragaline

17654*

Brookes, J.

A.B. HMS Narcissus

1.5.66

Monte Video

17748*

Brown, H.

 

13.9.66

Off Boulogne

17857*

Burke, J.W.I.

The Reverend

23.1.66

River Sow Stafford

17714

Burrows, -

Cadet at Military College

18.12.65

Catarigui Bridge W.Canada

17663

Campbell, J.

 

31.12.65

Island of Iona

17679*

Churchill, O.

Lieut HMS Icarus

14.4.66

Gibraltar

17688

Coeh, -

Ensign 21st Regt

14.7.66

Ayr

17798*

Coleman, J.

58th Regt

27.6.66

Pembroke

17749*

Crane, C.A.

Doctor

28.6.66

Leicester

17736

Croker, W.

Head Stoker HMS Prince Consort

21.3.66

Off South Coast of Ireland

17691*

Crone, P.J.

Gunner HMS Buzzard

27.4.66

Off Tobago West Indies

17855

Dale, E.

 

13.9.66

Off Boulogne

17857*

Dargie, W.

Rivet Heater

16.7.66

River Tyne

17761

Davis, D.

Quartermaster HMS Octavia

4.2.66

Bombay Harbour

17768

Davis, W.

Mate HMS Prince Consort

21.3.66

Off South Coast of Ireland

17691*

Digby, N.F.S.

Lieut HMS Caledonia

10.8.66

Off Falmouth

17825

Draper, J.

36th Regt

27.6.66

Pembroke

17749*

Fitzgerald, J.

A.B. HMS Narcissus

1.5.66

Monte Video

17748*

Frizzel, S.

Coastguard

21 & 29.12.65

Ballycroneen

17657*

Frost, L.

Schoolboy

21.7.66

River Tamar near Saltash

17763

Gatt, V.

Police Constable

23.6.66

Malta

17807

Glasgow, J.

Boatman

27.9.66

Barbadoes

17845

Goodwin, W.

 

13.9.66

Off Boulogne

17857*

Gragan, D.

Captain Forecastle HMS Prince Consort

21.3.66

Off South Coast of Ireland

17691*

Hay, W.A.

 

4.5.66

Kingston Surrey

17702

Hefferman, J.

Sub-Constable

21.2.66

Wexford

17676

Hill, J.

 

7.2.66

Walham Green

17671

Holt, H.W.L.

 

13.7.66

Off Newcastle N.S.Wales

17850

Hood, R.

Butcher

23.6.66

Brighton

17853

Howe, R.

Coastguard

21 & 29.12.65

Ballycroneen

17657*

Howlett, -

Captain

13.9.66

Off Boulogne

17857*

Howley, W.

A.B. HMS Orlando

22.12.65

Devonport

17656*

Jackson, F.

Captain 21st Regt

14.7.66

Ayr

17798*

James, J.

Carpenter

24.7.66

Cenarth Wales

17797

Jones, H.

HMS Cameleon

31.7.65

Off Vancouver Island

17692*

Keane, J.H.

C.E. HMS Phaeton

29.6.66

Off Isle of Grain

17730

Kelly, J.

A.B. HMS Narcissus

1.5.66

Monte Video

17748*

Kerwin, T.

A.B. HMS Orlando

22.12.65

Devonport

17656*

Le Font, -

Lieut.

13.9.66

Off Boulogne

17857*

Lewis, G.

Carpenter

23.10.66

Milford Haven

17848

Lukes, G.

 

13.9.66

Off Boulogne

17857*

Mattheson, F.C.

Sailor

8.6.66

River Yare Great Yarmouth

17720

McAdoo, R.

Sub-Constable

31.12.65

Carragaline

17654*

McArthur, A.

Wall Builder

16.8.66

Andachan Bay Islay

17806

McCarthy, P.

Coastguard

21 & 29.12.65

Ballycroneen

17657*

McCormack, N.

 

31.12.65

Island of Iona

17679*

McDonald, D.

 

31.12.65

Island of Iona

17679*

McSwiney, B.

 

28.10.66

Patrick’s Quay Cork

17846

Molesley, -

 

13.9.66

Off Boulogne

17857*

Murphy, M.

HMS Leander

12.9.65

Off Callao South America

17699

Nicholas, R.M.

Shipwright

17.2.66

Jamaica

17690

Pascoe, P.

Fisherman

24.11.65

Porthleven

17651

Phillips, J.

Student at Guy’s Hospital

22.5.66

Waterloo Pier

17703

Purcell, R.H.

Landed Proprietor

26.6.66

Lavith Quay Cork

17735

Redmonds, J.

 

2 & 20.1.66

Carlisle Pier Kingston

17664

Rendle, S.

Railway Employee

21.1.66

Dawlish

17667

Rogers, W.

A.B. HMS Formidable

19.11.66

Sheerness

17852*

Russett, G.

Hawker

13.8.66

Keynsham Bristol

17811

Scantlebury, J.

A.B. HMS Squirrel

29.10.66

Plymouth Sound

17856

Shepherd, J.

HMS Cameleon

31.7.65

Off Vancouver Island

17692*

Shuttleworth, A.T.

See 1867 Case 18047
Plus 10 boatmen (unamed)

1.8.66

Off Bombay

17844

Skirving, J.

Rigger and Seaman

8.12.66

West Hartlepool Dock

17851

Smith, J.

 

13.9.66

Off Boulogne

17857*

Smith, S.

Aged 15

28.6.66

River Neve Peterboro

17743

Smith, W.

Boy HMS Formidable

19.11.66

Sheerness

17852*

Sullivan, M.

A.B. HMS Narcissus

1.5.66

Monte Video

17748*

Thompson, W.

Joiner

13.7.66

River Derwent Derby

17809

Thorp, J.T.

Major JP Magistrate

13.11.65

Mortu Bagh East Indies

17777

Thurston, W.

Quartermaster SS Golden Fleece

30.9.65

River Hooghly

17697

Vegesach, W.

Commanding Officer of Brig Royal Exchange

17.3.66

Off Newcastle N.S.Wales

17721

Vicary, C.J.

Aged 16

25.9.66

River Exe Exeter

17823

White, J.

 

13.9.66

Off Boulogne

17857*

Williams, S.

Coastguard

12.4.66

Northfleet

17698

Wilson, R.W.

Captain of SS Cologne

13.9.66

Off Boulogne

17857*

Wood, G.A.

A.B. HMS Leander

4.2.66

Valparaiso South America

17700

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