Sailor – Whitehead C – Denaby Main Man Missing (picture)

July 1915

Mexborough times, July 17th

Denaby Main Man Missing 
Able Seaman C.Whitehead

The subject of the photograph  formerly lived at Denaby Main, where the family is well-known.

He joined the Hawke Battalion of the Royal Naval division at Crystal Palace, and was subsequently sent to the Dardanelles.

He is now reported missing, and no news has been received of him since 20th of June.

From C.W.G.C.:

Able Seaman
Service Number KW/345
Died 20/06/1915
Hawke Bn. R.N. Div.
Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve

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