Source 1

WWI Navy Service Record for John Ackrill 1916 (ADM 188/464)

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1. Look at Source 1. First, find out the following information from the service record of a sailor involved in the battle:

  • What is the sailor’s full name?
  • What was his date and place of birth?
  • What job did the sailor do before joining the Navy?
  • When did he join the Navy?
  • How old was he when he joined up?
  • How many ships did he serve on?
  • What ship did he die on and when?
  • Does the service record give any information on why HMS Indefatigable sank?

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