Isle of Wight War Memorial Index Record

Surname:   Orchard
Initials:   H G
Forename(s):   Henry George
Service details:   Petty Officer Stoker, 299643, H.M.S. Broke, Royal Navy
Memorial:   Ryde St John's Church War Memorial
Memorial link
War:   WW I
Status:   Died
Memorial entry:   STOKER PO G H ORCHARD RN
Biography Link :
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
(CWGC) link
:   2758744
The War Graves Photographic Project
(TWGPP) link
:   3790608
Lives of the First World War link:   6198564
Cemetery / Memorial:   Oakfield (St. John) Church Cemetery
District / Country
(or Reporting Authority
for Civilian War Dead)
:   Isle of Wight, England
Ryde Social Heritage Group
(RSHG) link
:   mr-george-henry-orchard
Comments:   Date of Birth from R.N. record - believed to actually be 1885
Newspaper entry:   
Newspaper Source:   
Father:   William Orchard
(Maiden name shown)
:   Margaret Fanny Jeffery
Birth Place:   Ryde, Isle of Wight
Birth Date:   17 Dec 1883
Spouse:   Florence Fanny Sheath
Marriage Place:   St John's Church, Oakfield, Ryde, Isle of Wight
Marriage Date:   6 Sep 1905
Death Place:   At sea, off Dover (H.M.S. Broke)
Death Date:   21 Apr 1917
Census 1891:   Egerton Cottage, Oakfield, Ryde, Isle of Wight
Census 1901:   2 Wood Street, Oakfield, Ryde, Isle of Wight
Census 1911:   Acting Leading Stoker, R.N., Portsmouth