Memorial at the Church of the Blessed Mary, Walmer, Kent commemorating Lieutenant William Henry Royse RN d. 1861 in China
Church of the Blessed Mary, Walmer, Kent, England
'T.A.M. of Lieut.William Henry Royse, R.N., of H.M.S. 'Snake'. He died at Ningpo, China, from fever, brought on by exposure, fatigue and anxiety, in the faithful discharge of his duty, Nov. 6th. 1861, aged 23 years'
Vessel: HMS 'Snake'
Date of Death: 6/11/1861
Cause of Death: Infectious disease
Rank / Occupation: Lieutenant RN
Organisation: Royal Navy