ROYAL HUMANE SOCIETY BRONZE MEDALS
TAKEN FROM THE ANNUAL REPORT FOR 1874

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

Adams, H.R.

Sub-Lieut. HMS Briton

12.6.73

East Coast of Africa

19331*

Alsbury, S.

Private R.M.S.S.

26.8.74

Portsmouth

19464

Bates, E.

Police Constable

7.5.74

Serpentine Hyde Park

19344

Belchamber, J.

Driver R.H.A.

10.5.74

Dublin

19371

Blight, H.

O.S. HMS Defence

3.4.74

River Shannon Foynes

19322*

Bore, C.S.

Clothiers Cutter

19.4.74

River Thames Whitehall Stairs

19346

Bouquet, P.J.

Dock Labourer

29.5.74

Dunkirk

19504

Bourke, H.E.M.

Midshipman HMS Tenedos

25.8.74

San Jose de Quatemala

19527*

Burch, J.

Boatswain’s Mate HMS Nimble

23.5.74

Off Muscat

19468

Burt, J.

C/Sergeant Grenadier Guards

23.7.74

Dublin

19460

Cantwell, D.J.

Clerk

4.10.74

River Liffey Dublin

19534

Channon, S. Bronze Clasp

 

9.7.74

River Taw Barnstable

19427

Chivers, S.

Boatswain SS Lisbon

21.6.73

Shadell Basin

19302

Cooper, C.

A.B.

20.3.74

River Thames Greenhithe

19333

Cullen, J.

 

16.6.74

Malta

19418*

Davis, J.

The Reverend

6.7.74

River Thames Temple Pier

19438

Day, E.D.B.

Aged 16

20.2.74

Glenhook Passage Co.Cork

19307

Edwards, T.

O.S. HMS Briton

12.6.73

East Coast of Africa

19331*

Elliott, G.H.B.

Lieut. Hampshire Mititia

13.4.74

Guernsey

19339

Elliott, J.H.

2nd Officer SS Bangalore

1.9.74

Venice

19513

Eymon, S.

Aged 12

26.2.74

Ystradgyulais Brecon

19316

Farns, J.

Commissioned Boatman Coastguard

28.5.74

Gourock N.B.

19400

Flux, B.

Shipwright

7.5.74

Chatham Dockyard

19355

Gaisford, C.H.

Aged 17

25.4.74

River Rhine Bonn

19401

Galloway, A.A.

Midshipman HMS Immortalité

15.12.73

Gibraltar Bay

19395

Garde, H.C.

Medical Student

19.3.74

Morrisson’s Quay Cork

19318

Geddes, J.McK.

Merchant

30.11.72

Aukland New Zealand

19293

George, J.

2nd Head Krooman HMS Merlin

6.8.74

Mourovia

19532

Gilbert, H.

 

31.5.74

Wakefield Yorks

19372

Gill, J.

Engraver

4.4.74

River Thames Whitehall Stairs

19345

Glasspole, R.M.

Inland Revenue Officer

16.4.74

River Thames Hammersmith

19335

Gordon, G.C.

 

13.5.74

River Thames Greenhithe

19350

Gosselin, N.

Captain

12.6.74

Cavan Ireland

19388

Gunness, S.

 

28.3.74

Mauritius

19374*

Haggarty, D.H.

A.B. HMS Vanguard

4.7.74

Kingston Ireland

19514

Henderson, A.

Navigating Midshipman HMS Tenedos

25.8.74

San Jose de Quatemala

19527*

Hesk, R

O.S. HMS Lord Warden

12.1.74

Near Cartagena

19305*

Hopkins, C.

 

25.1.74

Auckland New Zealand

19392

Hugill, H.J. Bronze Clasp

A.B. HMS Black Prince

25.3.73

Frith of Clyde

19319

Hulton, E.G.

Lieut. HMS Victor Emmanuel

15.3.74

Cape de Verdes

19332

Humphrey, J.S.

T.S. Formidable

17.7.74

Portishead

19415

Jackson, G.

Master Mariner

18.6.74

Swansea South Wales

19486

Jelly, L.

Private 28th Regiment

16.6.74

Malta

19418*

Johnson, W.

A.B. HM’s Brig Sealark

20.5.74

Plymouth

19359

Johnston, W.

Private 28th Regiment

16.6.74

Malta

19418*

Jones, C.G.

Commander HMS Pert

29.12.72

Santa Lucia River

19309

Jones, J.

Aged 15

24.12.73

Gananoque Canada

19358

Kennett, J,

Boatswain’s Mate HMS Briton

12.6.73

East Coast of Africa

19331*

Lahive, G.

A.B. HMS Briton

12.6.73

East Coast of Africa

19331*

Lamont, J.

Corporal 8th Hussars

6.2.74

Ballinrobe Ireland

19308

Langdale, F.L.

Sub-Lieut. HMS Resistance

7.3.74

Off Lisbon

19399*

Langdon, F.G.

Sub-Lieut. HMS Resistance

7.3.74

Off Lisbon

19399*

Languiyard, J.

 

28.3.74

Mauritius

19374*

Leedee, L.M.

 

30.5.74

Mauritus

19495

Marshall, J.

Commissioned Boatman Coastguard

11.10.74

Rosscarberry Co.Cork

19515

Marx, J.L.

Sub-Lieut. HMS Lord Warden

10.10.74

Straits of Gibraltar

19517*

May, C.

Seaman

18.4.74

South Shields

19342

McCabe, W.

Boy 2nd Cl. HMS St Vincent

13.11.74

Portsmouth Harbour

19531*

McGreggor, H.

Aged 12

22.9.73

Victoria Australia

19429

McGregor, J.

Boy 2nd Cl. HMS St Vincent

13.11.74

Portsmouth Harbour

19531*

Moore, A.W.

Lieut. RN

7.10.74

At Sea

19530

Nadal, Alfred

 

28.3.74

Mauritius

19374*

Nadal, Auguste

 

28.3.74

Mauritius

19374*

Nazer, B.W.

Reporter

4.8.73

Hong Kong

19306

Newington, F.A.

Lieut. RMLI HMS Sultan

23.9.74

Great Yarmouth

19528

Newlands, B.

 

31.3.74

River Thames Clyde Wharf

19320

Northard, E.

Aged 14

14.9.74

Hull Yorks

19473

Pakenham, H.

 

20.8.74

Aberfeale Ireland

19476

Paton, T. Bronze Clasp

Army Service Corps

9.7.74

Dublin

19459

Phillips, O.

 

7.10.74

Llandaff Cardiff

19511

Pond, W.

Clicker

15.7.74

River Winsum Norwich

19409

Potter, J. Bronze Clasp

Sergeant 17th Suffolk Rifle Volunteers

14.7.74

Lowestoft

19408

Pritchard, R. Bronze Clasp

Coastguard

4.7.74

Holyhead

19407

Reilly, J.

Sub-Constable R.I.C.

30.10.74

Maynooth Co.Kildare

19525

Reypert, W.

A.B. HMS Lord Warden

12.1.74

Near Cartagena

19305*

Ribble, C.

Labourer

13.12.73

Lechlade Swindon

19296

Rigby, J.H.

Police Constable

28.2.74

Barrow-in-Furness

19317

Riorden, P.

 

14.4.74

River Lea Cork

19347

Robson, W.

Captain SS Aclington

12.5.74

Nantes France

19509

Rowe, G.F.

O.S. HMS Briton

6.12.73

Madagascar

19321*

Shooter, F. Bronze Clasp

Bathing Attendant

7.8.74

Exeter

19503

Spong, C.

Commanding Boatman Coastguard

22.9.74

Seabrook Kent

19526

Stevens, H.

O.S. HMS Briton

6.12.73

Madagascar

19321*

Stevenson, J.

Lieut. Bombay Staff Corps

28.1.74

Porebunder India

19360

Sullivan, D.

 

23.8.74

Kinmare Bay Co.Kerry

19477

Sullivan, J.O.

A.B. HMS Defence

3.4.74

River Shannon Foynes

19322*

Terry, W.

L.S. HMS Bellerophon

24.11.73

At Sea

19297

Tobb, J.

Signalman HMS Lord Warden

10.10.74

Straits of Gibraltar

19517*

Tudor, O.P.L.

Lieut. HMS Favorite

7.12.73

Firth of Forth

19298

Veitch, H.

Private 79th Highlanders

12.7.74

River Tay Perth N.B.

19453

Walsh, R.

Q.M. HMS Sylvia

9.8.74

Japan

19536

White, C.R.

A.B. HMS Fox

9.11.74

Portsmouth Harbour

19529

Wilkinson, W.

 

14.7.74

River Lune Lancaster

19474

Williams, H.

O.S. HMS Tamar

3.1.74

Cape Coast Castle

19311

Woodley, W.

Seaman

30.9.74

Guernsey

19524

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