Hyde War Memorial Trust

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Boy 1st Class J39695 Fred HALLAM of H.M.S. "Castor" Royal Navy

Killed in Action Wednesday 31st May 1916, Battle of Jutland, age 16

Home address:16 Ward Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Born:1899, Marple, Cheshire
Parents:Charlotte Rebecca Hallam and Anthony Hallam of 16 Ward Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status:Single
Occupation:Packer Cotton Mill
He enlisted in:
Remembered:Buried at Sea & Plymouth Naval Memorial, Devon, UK,   13
Link to Hyde:Lived in Hyde

Fred Hallam was the only crew member to be killed on HMS "Castor" at the Battle of Jutland. He was killed as a direct result of enemy action.