Leslie George Clark

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Leslie George Clark

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Rye Harbour, East Sussex, England UK
Death: November 15, 1928 (18-27)
Rye Harbour, East Sussex, England UK (Drowned in the Mary Stanford Disaster)
Place of Burial: Rye Harbour, East Sussex, England UK
Immediate Family:

Son of William Thomas Clark and Annie Eliza Clark
Brother of Bessie F Clark; Alice Clark; William Thomas Albert Clark; Evelyn Clark and Irene Clark

Occupation: 1911 - 6, School;
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About Leslie George Clark

Leslie Clark and his older brother William, were two of 17 men who perished in the Mary Stanford Disaster when RNLB Mary Stanford (ON 661), a Liverpool-class lifeboat, which capsized in Rye Harbour in 1928.

The disaster occurred on 15 November 1928 when the whole of the 17-man crew of the Mary Stanford Lifeboat were drowned, practically the whole male fishing population of the village of Rye Harbour.

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Leslie George Clark's Timeline

1905
1905
Rye Harbour, East Sussex, England UK
1928
November 15, 1928
Age 23
Rye Harbour, East Sussex, England UK
November 20, 1928
Age 23
Rye Harbour, East Sussex, England UK