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F.C. Tyte - HM CMB 52


stephen p nunn
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Dear all,

In Heybridge (near Maldon) Cemetery there is a CWGC headstone to F.C. Tyte. Motor Mechanic RNVR RMB/2586 HM Costal Motor Boat 52 - died 3/12/18.

He does not appear on any of the local memorials.

Not far from Heybridge is Osea Island which became HMS Osea in 1918 for CMBs.

Does anyone know MM Tyte's story - was CMB 52 at Osea and how did he die?

Thanks all.

SPN

Maldon

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Hi - naval-history.net lists him:

TYTE, Frederick C, Motor Mechanic, RNVR, MB 2586, CMB.52, coastal motor boat, 3 December 1918, illness.

Cheers, Terry

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