Harry Jenner (1868-1930) – seconded to the Greek navy!

Harry JENNER (1868-1930) – Harry joined the navy after doing a boilermaker’s apprenticeship at Chatham dockyard, and achieved the same rank – chief engine room artificer. He was seconded to the Greek navy in 1913 as part of the naval mission to Greece. After WW1 he went back to Greece and worked for a company there which dealt in locating …

Alfred Hopper (1910-1990) – World War II veteran

Alfred George HOPPER (1910-1990) – During World War Two Alf was conscripted into the army, the Royal Artillery, and after the invasion of Europe in 1944 he served in France and Germany, and took part in the Liberation of Arnhem in April 1945.  During his wartime service he was taught to drive vehicles and to tow a gun and so, …