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J/3982   Able Seaman George Cardwell Davies
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 16/06/2020
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: HMS Warrior, Royal Navy (British Navy)
Date Of Birth: 06/04/1892
Died: 31/05/1916 (Died at Sea)
Age: 24
George Cardwell Davies was the son of Harold and Margaret Davies. He was born on 6th April 1892 in Moy. County Tyrone. His father was a Shipís Steward. Prior to enlisting, George was working as a grocerís assistant in Birkenhead, England. George Davies enlisted in the Royal Navy on 6th April 1910. Able Seaman George Davies served on a number of ships and locations during his time in the Royal Navy. Able Seaman Daviesí final ship was HMS Warrior. He died at sea on 31st May 1916.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Plymouth Naval Memorial
  Plymouth, Devon
Grave Ref: Panel 11
CWGC Casualty 2865743
The Memorial is situated centrally on The Hoe which looks directly towards Plymouth Sound. It is accessible at all times. Copies of the Memorial Register are kept at the Tourist Information Office at Island House.
Local Memorial Details

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1 Moy War Memorial - WWI Moy
References and Links
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1 1911 Census lists Davies family Does not list George at house 2 in Derryoghill, Moy, Tyrone
2 BBC Website WWI Battles Battle of Jutland
3 Brave Record - Issue 42 Reserve Forces & Cadets Association Northern Ireland
4 HMS Warrior Casualty list Davies, George Cardwell, A.B.
5 National Archives UK Naval Medal Card can be purchased here
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