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The Service Record of

THOMAS ALBERT RUSHEN Royal Navy

Official Number J28016

Joined 29 October 1915.

To Shore 14 September 1927.

 

15 September 1897 - Born Maldon, Essex, England

29 October 1913 - Volunteered for 12 years service, aged 16.
Height 5'9", chest 36", Light Brown Hair, Blue Eyes, Fresh Complexion. I

29 October 1913 - 13 July 1914 - HMS Ganges.

14 July 1914 - 1 August 1914/B>- HMS Crescent.

HMS "Crescent."

2 August 1914 - 30 December 1914 - HMS Pembroke I.,

31 October 1914 - 25 January 1916 - HMS Commonwealth.
Promoted to Ordinary Seaman.

HMS "Commonwealth."

26 January 1916 - 29 February 1916 - HMS Pembroke I.

1 March 1916 - 13 March 1916 - HMS Pembroke II.

14 March 1916 - 8 October 1917 - HMS Blenheim.
Promoted to Able Bodied Seaman 22 June 1916.

HMS "Blenheim."

9 October 1917 - 17 January 1918 - HMS Victory.

18 January 1918 - 30 June 1918 - HMS Woolwich (Viceroy).

1 July 1918 - 6 January 1919 - HMS Columbine (Viceroy).

HMS "Viceroy."

7 January 1919 - 17 March 1919 - HMS Pembroke I.

18 March 1919 - 30 September 1919 - HMS Columbine (Havant).

1 October 1919 - 4 March 1920 - HMS Hermione.

5 March 1920 - 15 March 1920 - HMS Pembroke I.

14 March 1920 - 30 April 1923 - HMS Hawkins.

HMS "Hawkins."

1 May 1923 - 20 August 1923 - HMS Pembroke I.

21 August 1923 - 31 December 1924 - HMS Columbine (St. Cyrus).
Application for discharge refused, March 1924, 24-00 lodged for discharge.

1 January 1925 - 6 May 1925 - HMS Hood.
Promoted to Leading Seaman 6 March 1925. 24-00 discharge money refunded.

HMS "Hood."

7 May 1925 - 1 January 1926 - HMS Pembroke I.

2 January 1926 - 14 September 1927 - HMS Benbow.

HMS "Benbow."

16 September 1929, Joined Royal Fleet Reserve.


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