Able Seaman Charles Thomas Crockford
Royal Navy. H.M.S."Viking"
Son of Mr. and Mrs. A. Crockford, of
Le Vallon Rd., St Martin's, Guernsey.
Died in an explosion, aged 24 years
Destroyer HMS Viking was damaged after hitting a mine
off Boulogne on Jan 29th 1916 whilst convoying troops
to France. There were 10 casualties.
The only six funnelled ship in the Royal
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Record