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1914-15 Star, (201604 P.O.1. R.N.). 201604 Chief Petty Officer W. H. Clarke, Royal Navy - £185.00

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Details

ConditionEF
DocumentsYes
BoxedNo
Product ID1031927

Recipient

NameW. H. Clarke
RankChief Petty Officer
UnitRoyal Navy
Regimental No.201604

Attached Medals

1914-15 Star
Notes(201604 P.O.1. R.N.)
British War Medal
Victory Medal
Notes(201604. Act. C.P.O. R.N.)
Royal Navy Long Service and Good Conduct Medal
TypeGeorge V, 1st type Admirals bust, 1911-1930
Notes(201603 P.O. H.M.S. Hannibal.)

William Henry Clarke was born in Southwold, Suffolk, in September 1881. He joined the Royal Navy as Boy 2nd Class in October 1899 (service number 201603). Service during the Great War included with H.M. Ships Hannibal, August 1914-January 1915; Crescent, January-November 1915; Pembroke I, November 1915-July 1918 and the Superb, from July 1918. Clarke advanced to Chief Petty Officer in June 1918 (awarded L.S. & G.C. in 1914).