Wars Last Goodbyes
Individual Record

St Margaret Northam

Inscription

Also Charles Walter Ford

Chief E.R.A. R.N.

Dearly husband of the above

Who lost his life on H.M.S. Defence

In the Jutland Battle

May 31st 1916 Aged 38 years

Greater love hath no man than this that

A man lay down his life for his friends

Place of Inscription

St Margaret Northam

Devon

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Charles Walter

Ford

15th May 1880

Bideford, Devon

31st May 1916

Sunk at the Battle of Jutland with all hands on board (around 900 men)

38

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