Memorial: M1256

Plaque at Batheaston, Bath, commemorating Lieutenant Douglas Carteret Sealy d. 1922


St John The Baptist's Church, Batheaston, Bath, England


[Verse from Revelations XX:13 below and above inscription] 'To the glory of God and in Undying Memory of Lt Douglas Carteret Sealy DSC RN Youngest Son of the late Edmund Sealy Esq of Matihari, Bengal, India, Born November 23 1891 Commander HM submarine H42 lost with all hands off Europa Point, Gibraltar, March 23 1922'


Type: Plaque
Position: Near choir
Materials: Brass
Vessel: H42


Sealy, Douglas Carteret
Date of Death: 23/3/1922
Cause of Death: Vessel Loss
Rank / Occupation: Lieutenant RN
Organisation: Royal Navy


Notes: HMS H42 was lost off Gibraltar in 1922, having been accidentally rammed by HMS Versatile whilst both were practicing maneuvers.
Recorder: David Saunders 1984