Douglas Ralph Hillier died 6th August 1914

Although Douglas Ralph Hillier does not appear on the Rugby Memorial Gates, he is the first casualty to be mentioned in the Rugby Advertiser. He was an Able Seaman on H.M.S. Amphion which hit a mine and sank on 6th August.

Hillier

He was the son of William John  George and Mary Emma Hillier, of White House, Bascote Heath, Rugby and a native of Crouch End, London.

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