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The Channel Islands and the Great War
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Deacon, W J

Portsmouth Naval Memorial Memorial

Portsmouth Naval Memorial
Southsea Common



William James Deacon

Able Seaman William James Deacon
Royal Navy. HMS Good Hope

1914-15 Star

Killed in action, aged 32 years

Sunk during the battle of Coronel, 01/11/1914.
Destroyed by shellfire by Scharnhorst

HMS Good Hope

H.M.S. Good Hope