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OTHELLO H956
Built
1907
Cook Welton & Gemmell Hull
Off Number
124786
Length Ft
110.5
Tons Gross
206
Yard Number
152
Breadth Ft
22.3
Tons Net
64
Launched
13 July 1907
Depth
11.7
Hp
50 HP
Registered
03 Sept 1907
Engine Builder
Amos & Smith
Knots
10 K
Registered OTHELLO H956 Owners 03 Sept 1907 Hellyer Steam Fishing Co Ltd Hull
    Tonnage 1915 75 tons net
  HMT OTHELLO Owners 1915 Admiralty Service
  HMT OTHELLO II Owners Renamed by Admiralty
    Owners  
Fate : 31 Oct 1915 - Sunk by Mine English Channel off Leathercoat Kent with Only 1 Survivor
Admiralty Requisition
Pennant No
Role
Returned
March 1915
FY 1193
Minesweeper
Lost
 

 

Surname
Christian
Age
Vessel
Birth Pl
Occupation
Date/ Scource
Detail
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DAFT JOHN 18 OTHELLO H956 . Fourth Hand 31 Oct 1912 Lost Overboard
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LOST CREWMEN OF HMT OTHELLO II
BALDRY JOHN WILLIAM 29 HMT OTHELLO II . Deckhand RNR 7506DA 31 Oct 1915 Vessel mined - Husband of Maria Baldry, of 63, Tiverton St., New Cleethorpes, Grimsby 
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BUTT FREDERICK JAMES 20 HMT OTHELLO II . Seaman - 1592/X Newfoundland Naval Reserve 31 Oct 1915 Vessel mined / Commemorated Dover ( St Jame`s Cemetary) Grave Reference: N. W. 23
"Guardian" / "Bay Roberts Guardian" Newspaper Announcements: - Friday, November 5, 1915 An Admiralty Telegram has been received by Commander MacDermott saying that the Trawler Othello ll had been blown up on the 31st. Oct., and that FREDERICK JAMES BUTT, seaman, Newfoundland is missing and presumed dead. He was a son of Mr. George Butt (of Nathaniel) and Mrs. Mary Butt of Freshwater, Bay de Verde. He joined the Reserve on Jan. 25th, 1915, and sailed with the Scandinavian contingent.
LOW HENRY . HMT OTHELLO II . Engineer RNR 2387ES 31 Oct 1915 Vessel mined - Husband of Gertrude Low, of 14, Edinburgh St., Hessle Rd., Hull
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McLACHLAN DUNCAN CAMPBELL 37 HMT OTHELLO II . Skipper 31 Oct 1915 Son of Hugh and Agnes McLachlan. of Kinning Park, Glasgow; husband of Ruth McLachlan, of 4, Middleton Street, St. Thomas, Swansea.
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MARTIN ALBERT 26 HMT OTHELLO II . Deckhand RNR 4497/DA 31 Oct 1915 Vessel mined - Husband of Clara E.Martin (formerly Munday ), of 9, Botanic Avenue, Convent Lane, Hull
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MILLETT JOHN RICHARD . HMT OTHELLO II . Second Hand RNR 1363S 31 Oct 1915 Vessel mined
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RAMSTER ARTHUR 21 HMT OTHELLO II . Trimmer RNR 2246TS 31 Oct 1915 Vessel mined - Son of William and Mary Elizabeth Ramster, of Hull
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WATSON ALFRED HENRY 31 HMT OTHELLO II . Engineer RNR 2390ES 31 Oct 1915 Vessel mined - Husband of Margaret Ann Watson, of 84, Eastbourne St., Hessle Rd., Hull.
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WRIGHT FREDERICK 17 HMT OTHELLO II . Trimmer RNR 3530TS 31 Oct 1915 Vessel mined - Son of Clara Wright, of 130, Stanley St., Grimsby
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