Richard Randolph Stevens

19/10/1894 - 01/06/1916

  • Forename(s): Richard Randolph
  • Surname: Stevens
  • Date of Birth: 19/10/1894
  • Place of Birth: Dorking
  • Nationality: British
  • Country of Death: Denmark
  • Father: George Henry Stevens
  • Mother: Maria Stevens
  • Siblings: George Henry Stevens, Kathleen Maria Stevens, Nora Mary Stevens, Dorothea Agnes Stevens, Arthur Llewellyn Stevens, Emily Fanny Stevens
  • Date of Death: 01/06/1916
  • Age: 21
  • CWGC Age: 24
  • Service Type: Navy
  • Regiment/Unit: Royal Navy
  • Battalion, sub-unit or ship: HMS Tipperary
  • Rank: Stoker (1st Class)
  • Service Number: K29507
  • Service record or other biographical information: 1911 census record profession of as 'chemist porter'. Killed at the Battle of Jutland. Remembered on the Portsmouth Naval Memorial. Parents' address 1916: 114, Rothes Road, Dorking, Surrey (CWGC).
  • Census Years: 1901, 1911
  • IWM Life Story Link: https://livesofthefirstworldwar.org/lifestory/6405614
  • Other Sources: Contributed by Dorking Museum. Dorking Advertiser, 17 June 1916. Ancestry.com.
  • Other Information: HMS Tipperary was sunk at Jutland, 150 of her crew of 197 were lost in the action.