George Ernest Hawkes
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Wireless Operator
Regiment/Service: Mercantile Marine
Unit Text: H.M.H.S. "Llandovery Caslle" (London)
Date of Death: 27/06/1918
Additional information: Son of George Frederick and Edith Bruton Hawkes, of The Three Kings, Fair Green, Mitcham Common, London. Born at Leytonstone.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Memorial: TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Wireless operators until the 1920's when Union-Castle began employing their own radio officers were supplied by the Marconi Marine company.