Memorial: M370

Memorial in Happy Valley, Hong Kong dedicated to Edward Bedford.  d. 1900

Location

Happy Valley Cemetery, Hong Kong, China

Transcript

'Erected by the officers and men of H.M.S. 'Barfleur'. In memory of Edward C. BEDFORD, Armourer's Crew, drowned from H.M.S. 'Sandpiper' during a typhoon in Hong Kong Harbour November 10th 1900 aged 24 years'

Details

Type: Gravestone
Vessel: HMS Barfleur

People

Bedford, Edward C.
Age: 24
Date of Death: 10/11/1900
Cause of Death: Maritime Accident
Rank / Occupation: Armourer's crew RN
Organisation: Royal Navy

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