Memorial: M1385

Memorial in the Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire commemorating Thomas Mostyn Field d. 1916

Location

Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire, England

Transcript

' ...in loving memory of John Bosanquet Field, Captain Royal Navy, and of Celia his wife, at rest in this Churchyard. Also of Thomas Mostyn Field, aged 16, midshipman, H.M.S Queen Mary, sunk at the Battle of Jutland, 31 May 1916, the only son of Admiral Sir Mostyn Field K.C.B., F.R.S. and Lady Field'

Details

Type: Porch doors
Position: Porch
Vessel: HMS Queen Mary

Event

Battle of Jutland,

Event Date

1916

Event Category

1914-1918 First World War

People

Field, Thomas Mostyn
Age: 16
Date of Death: 31/5/1916
Cause of Death: War casualty
Rank / Occupation: Midshipman
Organisation: Royal Navy

Extra

Bibliography: P. Clissold 'Ships and Monuments in the Solent Area', 'Mariner's Mirror' vol. 58, p. 214 (Greenwich, 1972).