Broadstairs War Memorial WWI Casualty list:

Stoker 1st Class Harry Maxted
Son of: The late Mrs. Mary Ann Maxted of St Peter’s, Broadstairs, Kent
Service Number: K/18376 (PO)
Branch of Service: Royal Navy
Unit: H.M.S. Hampshire Devonshire Cuiser
Date launched: 4th September, 1903
Commanding Officer: Capt. H.J. Savill RN
Voyage: Scapa Flow to Russia
Date lost: 5th June, 1916
Location: Off Hoxa Gate near the Orkneys
Cause: Sunk by mine
Casualties: 650
Survivors: 12
Date of death: 5th June, 1916
Age: 21 yrs
Burial Location: Lyness Royal Naval Cemetery
Grave Ref: F, 91A

Research courtesy of John T Williams


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