|Collection type||Private Record|
|Measurement||2 folders: 1 cm.|
Hodgkinson, Samuel Charles Lindsay
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First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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Hodgkinson, Samuel Charles Lindsay (Lieutenant)
Collection relating to the service of Lieutenant Samuel Charles Lindsay Hodgkinson, RAN, Australia, 1912-1915. Collection includes letter to his brother Joseph, mainly discussing family matters & Hodgkinson's work with training naval cadets, mimeographed copies of ship's orders, and a copy of a report into an incident involving HMAS Australia on 19 December 1914.
Biographical note: Lieutenant Samuel Charles Lindsay Hodgkinson, HMAS Australia, who on 1 August 1915, died at the Royal Naval Hospital, South Queensferry, near Edinburgh, Scotland. Other biographical details concerning him are: born Baslow, Derbyshire, England; educated at Lady Manners' School, Bakewell, Derbyshire, was an RNR officer for several years prior to May 1912, when presumably he joined the RAN; age at time of death, 28.