Forename Charles Heywood Malbyse
Surname Beckwith
Rank Sub-Lieutenant
Regiment Royal Navy
Age 21
Death Killed in action
Place of Death North Sea off Lowestoft
Date of Death 25/02/1941
Year of Entry 1933
Social A
School Notes
Comments War record of HMS Exmoor

Commonwealth War Graves Commission Link
Unit HMS Exmoor
Prefect School Prefect
Military Decorations
Sport Hockey XI; Rugby XV; Athletics Team
Album Number 21
Battle [Convoy escort]
Previous Regiment
Burial or Cemetery Memorial > Chatham
Archives Correspondence file in OR files in Radley Archives
Post School Joined the Navy by Special Entry in 1937
Prep School Purlston Court
Prisoner of War
Radlein Obituary June 15 1941. Recorded as missing
November 23 1941. On 25th February, I941, on active service, Charles Heywood Malbyse Beckwith, Sub-Lieut., RN. He was at Radley (Macpherson's and Paton's, A) from 1933-1937 and joined the Navy by Special Entry. He was in the Hockey XI, the Rugger XV, and the Athletic Team. and was also a School Prefect. He had an active, alert mind, and a great love of outdoor pursuits. He made friends readily, and a large number of Radley contemporaries as well as the officers and men of his ship will mourn the loss of a gay, high-hearted companion.
Service Number 0
Place of Birth