Ordinary Seaman Herbert George Paget, R. N.

Portrait of Herbert G. Paget taken while training at HMS Vivid, since inserted into a remembrance frame.


Herbert Paget, son of Annie Mansfield, of Bristol and husband of F. L. Paget, of Bristol, worked as a miner and then on the S.S.Cloch (Penzance route) as a fireman (Little Western Steam Shipping Company) between 1910 and 1914. He also worked on the S.S. Cadoc (Little Western Steam Shipping Company), delivering shells to France during WWI before joining the Royal Navy.

(Photo and text courtesy of Ann and Bob Preece)


Page published Nov. 6, 2009