Russian Decoration for Dartmouth Man

Russian Decoration for Dartmouth Man
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Historic Events:Events and people in Dartmouth's history.
First World War:Resources relating to First World War 1914-1918.
DHRG No:100145
Format:Portable Document Format (.pdf)
Document Held: Newspaper Article. Harry Langmead, first-class petty officer blacksmith on board H.M.S. Jupiter received from the Czar of Russia silver medal For Zeal, with a ribbon, and also the Order of St. Anne, These decorations were awarded by the Emperor of All the Russias in appreciation of services rendered by the ship's company from February to May, 1915, during which period the Jupiter salved a large steamship which went ashore.