ROYAL HUMANE SOCIETY BRONZE MEDALS CITATIONS
TAKEN FROM THE ANNUAL REPORT FOR 1895
 Compiled by Peter Helmore
Updated 14/06/09

Addy, William.    Case 27611

At great personal risk, rescued Jane Nicholls from the River Thames in an unconscious state, and Dr.McDonald applied the means of restoration, whereby her life was restored.

Vellum to Dr.McDonald.      N.B. No date stated in Annual Report.

Allen, Ellen.    Case 27563

At great personal risk, attempted to rescue two boys who were drowned in the Regent's Canal, on the 19th February 1895.

Amon, Fred.  Clerk.   Case 27787

At great personal risk, rescued a native from drowning at Port Natal, South Africa, on the 18th June 1894.

Anthony, W.G.  Private Medical Staff Corps.   Case 27481

At great personal risk, attempted to rescue W.L.Thornton, who was drowned in the Grand Junction Canal, Dublin, on the 24th December 1894.

Baksh, Nabi.  Sergt. Punjab Police.   Case 27813

At great personal risk, rescued a woman from drowning in a well at Sialkot, India, on the 25th August 1893.

Ballard, Thomas.  Seaman HMS Champion.   Case 27659
Viggers, Ashley B.  Seaman HMS Champion.

At great personal risk, rescued T.J.Thorpe, petty officer of the same ship, from drowning in the Rio de la Plata, on the 26th March 1895.

Bamber, J.F.  Able Seaman HMS Raven.   Case 27615
White, Geo.   

Rescued two men from drowning in Gorey Harbour, Jersey, on the 13th March 1895.

Barlow, Moses.     See Sproston, J.  Case 27572

Bateman, Joseph.     See Sproston, J.  Case 27572

Beckett, D.  Sapper Royal Engineers.   See Liddiatt, E.T.  Case 28062

Bell, C.T.  Captain Royal Artillery.   Case 28089

At great personal risk, rescued a woman from drowning at Bombay, on the 6th September1895.

Bhinya, Nathu.    Case 28061

At great personal risk, rescued a child from drowning in a deep well at Gaya, in Behar, India, on the 7th April 1895.

Booth,  Quartermaster-Sergeant Royal Engineers.   Case 28099

At great personal risk, rescued Annie White from drowning at Bermuda, on the 5th August 1895.

Boulton, John.      See Sproston, J.  Case 27572

Boyd, Wm.  Colliery Cashier.   Case 27683

At great personal risk, rescued John W. Smith from drowning in a canal at Royston, near Barnsley, on the 27th May 1895.

Bradley, Robt. H.    Case 27779

At personal risk, rescued Owen Smith from drowning in the Trent at Newark, on the 30th June 1895.

Britten, Cecil.    See Garnham, E.R.  Case 27478

Brown, J.  Private 2nd Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers.   See McVay, M.  Case 28032

Brown, John.    Case 28111

At great personal risk, rescued R.Morley from drowning at North Shields, on the 21st October 1895.

Burke, Henry.    Bronze Clasp  Case 27833

At great personal risk, rescued J.Nicholas from drowning in the Thames at Wapping, on the 28th June 1895.

Bushell, Stephen.    Case 27742

At great personal risk, rescued two boys from drowning in a canal at Birmingham, on the 20th June 1895.

Callister, W.    Case 27573

At great personal risk, rescued H.Popplewell from drowning at Onchan, Isle of Man, on the 26th February 1895.

Campbell, K.  Lieut. "The Carbiniers", Vice-Consul, Niger Coast Protectorate.   Case 27532

At great personal risk, rescued a native from drowning at New Calabar, West Coast of Africa, on the 15th July 1894.

Canny, James.  Private Cape Police.   Case 28130

At great personal risk, rescued two men from drowning in the Sea Cow River, South Africa, on the 8th April 1895.

Carruthers, J.T.  Tyne River Police.   Case 27893

At great personal risk, rescued R.Smith from drowning at South Shields, on the 22nd August 1895.

Carter, John.      See Sproston, J.  Case 27572

Chapman, Willie.  Schoolboy.   Case 27595

At great personal risk, rescued three children from drowning in an old quarry at Halwill, near Okehampton, on the 7th February 1895.

Clarke, E.E.D.  Lieut. HMS Swift.   Case 27838

At great personal risk, attempted to rescue J.J.Hall, stoker, of the same ship, who was accidentally drowned in the river Peiho, China, on the 10th May 1895.

Clover, Thomas W.    Case 27895

At great personal risk, attempted to rescue Fred Goldfinch, who was unfortunately suffocated in a cess-pit at Margate, on the 2nd July 1895.

Coke, Sidney.    Case 27576

At great personal risk, rescued Lily Jones from drowning at the Welsh Harp, Hendon, on the 5th February 1895.

Coles, A.H.  Adjt. London Irish Rifles.   Case 27700

At great personal risk, rescued Geo. Parshall from drowning in the river Lee, on the 3rd June 1895.

Conroy, Edward.  Gunner Royal Artillery.   Case 27617

At great personal risk, attempted to rescue two men of the King's Royal Rifles, who were drowned at Malta, on the 13th March 1895.

Corbett,  Lance-Corpl. 2nd Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers.   Case 27836
McVay, M.  Private 2nd Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers.

At great personal risk, attempted to rescue Private Coltman, of the same regiment, who was unfortunately drowned at Fort Siloso, Singapore, on the 28th March 1895.

Courtenay, Charles.    Case 27574

At great personal risk, rescued Annie Titmas from drowning in Three Anchor Bay, Cape of Good Hope, on the 12th January 1895.

Crosby, E.C.  2nd Officer B.I.S.N. Company's steamer Pachumba.   Case 27492

At great personal risk, rescued a Lascar from drowning at Bhownugger, India, on the 15th December 1894.

Cumberland, Edward.    Case 27525

At great personal risk, rescued J.S.P.Hutson from drowning in the River Trent at Newark, on the 21st January 1895.

Curry, John.  R.I.C.   Case 27629

At great personal risk, rescued John McErlean from drowning in Lough Beg, on the 17th February 1895.

Cuthbert, James.  Shoeing Smith Royal Dragoons.   Case 27867

At great personal risk, rescued Corpl. Reid, of the Medical Staff Corps, from drowning in the Grand Canal, Dublin, on the 9th May 1895.

Davies, John.  Petty Officer 2nd Class HMS Tarter.   Case 28104

At great personal risk, rescued Charles Brown, of the same ship, from drowning at Lucea, Jamaica, on the 21st August 1895.

Din, Gulab.  24th Punjab Infantry.   See Khan, Fazl.  Case 28006

Dryden, James.    Case 27636

At great personal risk, rescued Joseph Dixon from drowning in the Tyne, at Newcastle, on the 22nd April 1895.

Duguid, Geo.  Blacksmith.   Case 27751

Assisted by S.Saxton and J.Watson, rescued two ladies from drowning in the river Lune, near Kirkby Lonsdale, on the 29th June 1895.

Testimonials on parchment to Saxton and Watson.

Edwards, Owen.  Blacksmith.   Case 27721

Together with Samuel Jones, a tailor, at great personal risk, attempted to rescue Evan Jones, who was unfortunately drowned at Holyhead, on the 4th June 1895.

Testimonial on vellum to Jones.

Ewen, Ernest A.  Schoolboy.   Case 27472

Ewen and Albert Barnham, at great personal risk, rescued Richard Cubitt from drowning in a pond at Acton, on the 3rd January 1895.

Parchment to Barnham.

Falconer, Joseph.   Bronze Clasp  Case 28117

Together with W.Kinloch, A.Kinloch and W.Anderson, at personal risk, rescued six men, being the master and crew of the ship Avance, which was wrecked at Garmouth, Moray Firth, on the 23rd October 1895.

Testimonials on vellum to W.Kinloch; on parchment to A.Kinloch and W.Anderson.

Farrall, Percy.    Case 27694

At great personal risk, rescued Percy Goodwin from drowning in the river Dane, at Congleton, on the 6th May 1895.

Field, F.E.A.  Schoolboy.   Case 27547

At great personal risk, rescued A.L.Stanfield from drowing in a canal at Hanwell, on the 10th February 1895.

Flemyng, A.E.F.  Capt. Lieutenant in the RNR (sic).   Bronze Clasp  Case 27745

At great personal risk, was the means of rescuing several men, the crew of a capsized boat, in Lagos Bay, West Coast of Africa, in January 1895.

Flint, J.G.H.  Capt. R.N.R.   Case 27870

At great personal risk, rescued a man from drowning at Broadstairs, on the 20th July 1895.

Ford, John.    Case 27894

At great personal risk, rescued two ladies from drowning at Bournmouth, on the 9th July 1895.

Fournier, George N.  Brickmaker.   Case 27803

At great personal risk, rescued Mary McRae from drowning at Tilsonburg, Ontario, on the 6th May 1895.

Franks, Thos.    Case 27893

At great personal risk, rescued A.Summerwell from drowning in the Thames, on the 8th August 1895.

Fraser, Donald.  Gamekeeper.   Case 28114

At great personal risk, rescued John Fraser from drowning at Ben Loyne, Glenmoriston, on the 18th September 1895.

French, G.A.  Captain Army Service Corps.   Case 27609

At personal risk, rescued E.Bradley from drowning in the West Coast of Africa, on the 13th November 1894.

Fullick, Edward.    Case 28036

At great personal risk, rescued, and Police Constable Campion attempted to rescue Miss Newton from drowning at Surbiton, on the 3rd September 1895.

Testimonial on parchment to Campion.

Garnham, E.R.    Case 27478
Britten, Cecil.

At great personal risk, rescued F.E.Bradstock from drowning in a reservoir at Butterley, on the 7th January 1895.

Glennon, Stephen.    Case 27812

At great personal risk, rescued G.Ryan fron drowning in the Royal Canal, Dublin, on the 1st July 1895.

Grant, Geo. T.  Carpenter HMS Resolution.   Case 27723

Rescued W.G.Beck, ordinary seaman of the same ship, from drowning at Portland, on the 6th June 1895.

Greenwood, Thos.  Inspector of Police Limassol Cyprus.   Case 27596

Was instumental in saving several persons from drowning during a flood in that island on the 12th November 1894.

Gulab,  Butcher.   Case 27887

At great personal risk, rescued Fatch Din and attempted to rescue Nabi Baksh from drowning in a mountain torrent at Hardo, Khanpur, Hoshearpur District, India, on the 2nd February 1895.

Guy, C.G.  2nd Officer B.I.S.N. Company's steamer Secundra.   Case 27495

At great personal risk, rescued several natives from drowning at Penang, on the 20th August 1894.

Habiboo,  Stevedore.   Case 27784

At great personal risk, attempted to rescue two men who were unfortunately suffocated by foul gas in the hold of the ship Carmarthenshire at Singapore, on the 4th February 1895.

Harvey, Ernest A.  Police Constable.   Case 27519

With Richard Elton, at great personal risk, attempted to rescue two persons who were drowned in a canal near Leicester, on the 12th January 1895.

Vellum to Elton.

Haydon, S.J.    See Ponsford, George.  Case 28074

Higgins, Thomas.    Case 27569

At great personal risk, rescued R.Collen, and attempted to rescue W.Crisp, from drowning in the Regent's Canal, on the 14th February 1895.

Hinckley, Amos.     See Sproston, J.  Case 27572

Hood, William.  Mate on the Steam Tug Natal.   See Startin, G.B.  Case 27807

Hoole, Richd.     See Sproston, J.  Case 27572

Hunt, H.F.  Coastguard.   See Jones, Wm. R.  Case 27473

Irving, Wm.E.    Case 27620

At great personal risk, rescued James Darling from drowning at Stoke Aldermoor, near Coventry, on the 11th April 1895.

Jenkins, Rees  Colliery Fitter.  Case 28144

At considerable risk, rescued two men from the bottom of the pit shaft at Gillfach Goch, Glamorganshire, on 4th November 1895.

Jermyn, W.E.    Case 27618

At great personal risk, rescued Joaeph (sic) Harris from drowning at Padstow, on the 8th March 1895.

Johnson, John.     See Sproston, J.  Case 27572

Johnston, G.  Sapper Royal Engineers.   Case 27650

At great personal risk, rescued three persons from drowning in the Firth of Forth, on the 5th may 1895.

Jones, Wm. R.  Seaman.   Case 27473
Hunt, H.F.  Coastguard.

Saved eleven men and attempted to save two others of the crew of the ship "Kirkmachel", which was wrecked at Holyhead, 22nd December 1894. Dr Hughes rendered valuable assistance to the rescued men.

Vellum to Dr. Hughes.

Jorden Ernest G.    Case 27875

At great personal risk, rescued J.Gardner from drowning in the sea off Tilbury Pier on the 23rd July 1895.

Kay, Joseph.  Master SS Erins King.   Case 27900

At great personal risk, rescued Jane Lowry from drowning in the river Liffey at Dublin, on the 20th July 1895.

Khan, Abbas.    Case 28009

At great personal risk, rescued Karam Khan from drowning at Drosh, Chitral, on the 21st June 1895.

Khan, Fazl.  24th Punjab Infantry.   Case 28006
Din, Gulab.  24th Punjab Infantry.
Muhammad, Khwaja.  24th Punjab Infantry.

At great personal risk, rescued Hyat Gul from drowning in the Jumna at Delhi, on the 12th July 1895.

King, Edmund.  Seaman.   Case 28042

At great personal risk, attempted to rescue a man from drowning at the entrance to the Queenstown Harbour, on the 11th August 1895.

Kynston, N.S.  Miss.   Case 28101

At great personal risk, rescued Mrs Brown from drowning at Centreport, Long Island, USA, on the 25th July 1895.

Langshaw, Thos.    See Sproston, J.  Case 27572

Leverick, A.E.G.    Case 27530

Assisted by Wm. M.Hensby and J.T.Hensby, at great personal risk, rescued D.Buckenham from drowning in the Great Ouse near Littleport, on the 7th February 1895.

Testimonials on vellum to each of the Hensbys.

Liddiatt, E.T.  Sergeant Royal Engineers.   Case 28062
Beckett, D.  Sapper Royal Engineers.

At great personal risk, rescued E.McGuinn from drowning in the sea off Sheerness, on the 3rd September 1895.

Llewellyn, Thomas.    Case 28021

At great personal risk, rescued three children from drowning at Porthcawl, South Wales, on the 22nd August 1985.

Lohan, P.  Sergeant R.I.C.   Case 27712

Together with Constables T.Costello and H.Muldoon, at great personal risk, rescued seventeen persons from drowning at Bunratty, co. Cork, on the 26th May 1895.

Testimonial on vellum to Costello and Muldoon.

MacLean, Hugh.  Clerk.   Case 27832

At great personal risk, rescued John McLloy from drowning in the Caledonian Canal, Inverness, on the 4th July 1895.

Macnaughten, B.  Second Lieut. 3rd West Yorkshire Regt.   Case 27746

At great personal risk, rescued two men from drowning at Monk Bridge, Yorkshire, at midnight, 21st June 1895.

Maddock, Jas.     See Sproston, J.  Case 27572

Makin, J.R.  Private Medical Service Corps.   Case 27479
Miller, F.  Private Medical Service Corps.

At great personal risk, rescued Private J.Kynaston, 1st Btn. Shropshire Light Infantry, from drowning at Hong Kong, on the 13th September 1894.

Malone, W.  Gunner Royal Artillery.   Case 27968

At great personal risk, attempted to rescue two persons who were unfortunately drowned at Spithead, on the 31st August 1895.

Mason, E.W.  Seaman.   Case 27736

At great personal risk, rescued Annie Hammond from drowning in the Thames at London Bridge, on the 5th June 1895.

McCallion, Charles.    Case 28013

At great personal risk, rescued two ladies from drowning at Castlerock, Co. Londonderry, and Dr. Cunningham applied artificial respiration on the 31st August 1895.

Testimonial on vellum to Dr. Cunningham.

McCarte, John.  Master Mariner.   Case 27720

At great personal risk, rescued J.Holland from drowning in a canal at Tralee, on the 25th May 1895.

McGilvray, Robert.    Case 27549

At great personal risk, rescued A.Ritchie from drowning in the sea, at the entrance of Rum Harbour, on the 27th November 1894.

McIlfratrick, S.    Case 27874

At great personal risk, attempted to rescue two youths who were unfortunately drowned in the river Bann at Coleraine, on the 8th July 1895.

McMurchie, Duncan.    Case 27680

At great personal risk, rescued a native from drowning in the Victoria Dock, Bombay, on the 12th March 1895.

McRoberts, Wm.    SeeWallace, Thos.  Case 27578

McVay, M.  Private 2nd Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers. Bronze Clasp.    Case 28032
Owen, M.  Private 2nd Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers.
Brown, J.  Private 2nd Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers.
Miller, T.  Private 2nd Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers.

At great personal risk, rescued two men of the same regiment from drowning at Fort Siloso, Singapore, on the 11th April 1895.

McVay, M.  Private 2nd Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers.   See Corbett,  Case 27836

Melson, Alfred.    Case 27567

At great personal risk, rescued T.C.B.M.Walker and Mrs Walker from drowning in the River Mole, on the 13th February 1895.

Miles, Alice.    Case 27561

At great personal risk, rescued A.E.Cooper from drowning at Reading, on the 14th February 1895.

Miley, Myles.    Case 27682

At great personal risk, rescued two children from drowning in the Liffey at Dublin, on the 17th November 1894.

Miller, F.  Private Medical Service Corps.   See Makin, J.R.  Case 27479

Miller, T.  Private 2nd Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers.   See McVay, M.  Case 28032

Milner, John.  Miner.   Case 27733

At great personal risk, rescued A.Edwards from drowning in a canal near Kilnhurst, on the 9th May 1895.

Muhammad, Khwaja.  24th Punjab Infantry.   See Khan, Fazl.  Case 28006

Murphy, Patrick.    Case 27902

At great personal risk, attempted to rescue Mary McCausland, who was accidentally drowned at Quebec, Canada, in June 1895.

Nelson, F.A.  Lieut. R.M.L.I.   Case 27743

At great personal risk, attempted to rescue Private C.W.J.Dyer, R.M.L.I., who was unfortunately

drowned at Plymouth, on the 8th June 1895.

Noble, James.  Constable City of London Police.   Case 27484

At great personal risk, rescued Alice M. Luke from drowning in the Thames at Blackfriars Bridge, on the 7th July 1894.

North, B.N.  Major 4th Bn. Royal Lancaster Regiment.   Case 27851

At great personal risk, rescued, and Sergt. Smyley attempted to rescue Private J.Schofield from drowning on the South Shore at Blackpool, on the 23rd June 1895.

Testimonial on vellum to Smyley.

North, Richard.  Seaman.   Bronze Clasp  Case 27751

At great personal risk, rescued Charles Watson from drowning in the Humber, at Hull, on the 9th May 1895.

Norton, W.  Lance-Sergt. 2nd Bn. Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry.   Case 27897

At great personal risk, rescued T.W.C.Parland from drowning in a canal at Newry, on the 1st August 1895.

Orpen, R. De A.  Archdeacon of Ardfelt.   Case 27649

At great personal risk, rescued William Herd from drowning in a canal near Tralee, on the 13th April 1895.

Owen, John.    See Williams, David.  Case 27632

Owen, M.  Private 2nd Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers.      See McVay, M.  Case 28032

Pattinson, George.    Case 27994

At great personal risk, rescued John O'Connor from drowning at Dumfries on the 25th August 1895. Thomas Fraser attempted the rescue, but unfortunately lost his life in the attempt.

"In Memoriam" to relatives of Fraser.

Peacock, Richard W.    Case 27732

Together with Walter Amery, at personal risk, rescued Ernest Page from drowning at Goole, on the 31st May 1895.

Parchment to Amery.

Peek, The Rev. R.  Rector of Drewsteignton.   Case 27814

At great personal risk, rescued a lady from drowning at St.Malo, on the 10th June 1895.

Pemble, William T.    Case 27471

At great personal risk, attempted to rescue Thomas Swan, who was drowned in a well at Birchington-on-Sea, 25th December 1894.

Ponsford, George.    Case 28074
Haydon, S.J.

At great personal risk, rescued James Glass from suffocation in a deep well at Crediton, on the 3rd September 1895.

Pounds, Charles.    Case 27618

At great personal risk, rescued James Beale from drowning at Portsmouth, on the 19th March 1895.

Quainlan,  Sergt. Falkland Island Volunteers.   Case 27574

At great personal risk, rescued two persons from drowning in the sea off the Falkland Islands, on the 24th December 1894.

Reader, S.G.    Case 27862

At great personal risk, attempted to rescue John Rehoz, who was unfortunately drowned in the sea off Margate, on the 4th August 1895.

Reed, R.  Lieut. 3rd Vol. Battn. K.O.S.B.   Case 28159

At great personal risk, rescued Emma Fisher from drowning in the river Esk, Cannonbie, Dumfriesshire, on the 11th November 1895.

Renforth, Stephen.   Bronze Clasp  Case 27537

At great personal risk, rescued P. Burke from drowning in the Tyne, at Gateshead, on the 26th January 1895.

Rogers, C.T.  H.M.Coastguard.   Case 27945

At great personal risk, rescued J.C.Osborne from drowning at Brightlingsea, on the 20th August 1895.

Rowe, James.  Inspector Y Division Metropolitan Police.   Case 27789

At great personal risk, rescued Geo. Busby from drowning at Hove, on the 21st June 1895.

Rowley, George.     See Sproston, J.  Case 27572

Sayer, Henry.  Deal Porter.   Bronze Clasp  for the Two Cases 27727 and 27728

At personal risk, rescued two boys from drowning in the Regent's Canal, on the 4th and 19th May 1895.

Sefton, Edmund C.    Case 27747

At great personal risk, rescued James McKeown from drowning in the river Lagan, near Belfast, on the 3rd June 1895.

Simmons, Fred.  Police Constable.   Case 27572

At great personal risk, rescued W.Mullinger from drowning in the Thames at East Greenwich, on the 9th February 1895.

Singh, Kartar.    Case 27583

At great personal risk, rescued Wadhwa Singh from drowning in the Old Chenab Canal, Punjab, on the 27th September 1894.

Slaughter, Frank.  Innkeeper.   Bronze Clasp  Case 27711

At great personal risk, rescued D.H.Moore from drowning at Arundel, on the 2nd June 1895.

Sproston, John.  Miner.   Case 27572
Johnson, John.  Miner.
Langshaw, Thos.  Miner.
Boulton, John.  Miner.
Carter, John.  Miner.
Hinckley, Amos.  Miner.
Bateman, Joseph.  Miner.
Barlow, Moses.  Miner.
Rowley, George.  Miner.
Maddock, Jas.  Miner.
Hoole, Richd.  Miner.

On the 14th January 1895, at the Diglake Colliery at Audley, Staffordshire.

See Silver medals to Wm. Dodd and John Watts Acts of Gallantry Vol 11 Page 88.

Stanley, Joseph.  Constable R.I.C.   Case 27872

At personal risk, rescued May A.Sheridan from drowning at Cork, on the 7th July 1895.

Stanway, John.  Signalman HMS Raven.   Case 27984
Umpleby, Samuel.  Stoker HMS Raven.

At great personal risk, rescued W.Sager Snr. and W.Sager Jnr. from drowning at Jersey, on the 26th August 1895.

Startin, Geo. B.  Boatman.   Case 27807
Hood, William.  Mate of the Steam Tug Natal.

At great personal risk, attempted to rescue Johann Biering, who was unfortunately drowned at Port Natal, South Africa, on the 26th May 1895.

Stopani, W.    Case 27698

At great personal risk, rescued A.L.Sutton from drowning at Hong Kong, on the 17th April 1895.

Swinney, Thomas.    Case 27470

At great personal risk, rescued Annie Pimlett from drowning at Fence Houses, Durham, 1st January 1895.

Taylor, Theo.D.  Sierra Leone Police.   Case 27626

At great personal risk, rescued Edward Kern from drowning at Sierra Leone, on the 11th March 1895.

Thapa, Ranbir.  2nd Bn. 2nd Goorkha Rifles.   Case 27868

At great personal risk, attempted to rescue two men, who were accidentally drowned in a pond at Abbotabad, India, on the 12th May 1895.

Thompson, Humphrey.    Case 27504

At great personal risk, rescued C.Woodhead from drowning in the River Tees, near Yarm, on the 12th January 1895.

Thorburn, John.  Drummer 2nd Bn. Cameron Highlanders.   Case 27860

At great personal risk, rescued P.J.Chisholm from drowning at Inverness, on the 23rd July 1895.

Trafford, Wm. Leigh.    Case 27528

Assisted by Miss M.L.Trafford, at great personal risk, rescued Edwin Harrison from drowning in the River Ouse at Biddenham, on the 9th February 1895.

Vellum to Miss Trafford.

Umpleby, Samuel.  Stoker HMS Raven.   See Stanway, John.  Case 27984

Verity, Kate.  Miss.   Case 27846

At great personal risk, rescued Harold Hawker from drowning in the river Wharf, near Skipton, on the 28th July 1895.

Viggers, Ashley B.  Seaman HMS Champion.   See Ballard, Thomas.  Case 27659

Wallace, Thos.    Case 27578
McRoberts, Wm.

 

At great personal risk, rescued two youths from drowning in Loughbrickland, on the 4th March 1895.

Waters, Charles G.  Schoolboy.   Case 27734

At great personal risk, rescued James Badger from drowning in the river at Stafford, on the 9th June 1895.

Waters, W.H.C.    Case 27671

At great personal risk, rescued J.Harrington from drowning in the Usk, at Newport, on the 8th May 1895.

White, Alice.    Case 27489

At great personal risk, rescued H.Merrifield from drowning at Shrewsbury, on the 9th January 1895.

White, Geo.    See Bamber, J.F.  Case 27615

Williams, David.    Case 27632
Owen, John.

At great personal risk, rescued two men from drowning in the Taff Llantwit Colliery, near Pontypridd, on the 28th March 1895.

Williams, H.P.E.T.  Sub-Lieut. RN HMS Dragon.   Case 27888

At great personal risk, rescued J.H.Johnson, stoker, of the same ship, from drowning at Milford Haven, on the 1st August 1895.

Wilmot, Robert.  P.O. HMS Ganges.   Case 27516

At great personal risk, rescued a boy from drowning in Falmouth Harbour, on the 24th December 1894.

Wiltshire, Lewis.  Steward.   Case 27940

At great risk, rescued J.Hogben from drowning at Margate, on the 24th August 1895.

Yerby, John E.  Builder.   Case 27792

At great personal risk, rescued four ladies from drowning in the river Ouse at Thornborough, on the 29th June 1895.

Young, C.E.    Case 27826

At great personal risk, rescued W.Cope from drowning in the Thames at Woolwich, on the 18th July 1895.

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