Commander Erlysman Patrick Hamilton Pinckney

Male, Person Number241, b. 3 June 1902, d. 23 October 1943
Commander Erlysman Patrick
Hamilton Pinckney
1902 - 1943
Relationships2nd cousin 1 time removed of George Pinckney
4th great-nephew of Robert Pinckney
11th great-grandson of Thomas Pynkeney
23rd great-grandson of Guermond Picquigni
7th great-nephew of Roger Pinckney I
1st cousin 8 times removed of Philip Pinckney
Birth*3 Jun 1902Commander Erlysman Patrick Hamilton Pinckney was born on 3 Jun 1902 at 72 St George's Road, St George H Sq, Belgravia, London, England, ; apr-may-jun 1a 429.1,2
He was the son of Captain Erlysman Charles Pinckney and Agnes Ponsonby Adair
Census1911*2 Apr 1911Commander Erlysman Patrick Hamilton Pinckney appeared in the 1911 census at Duckmead, Bradford Upon Avon, Wiltshire, England, ; RG 14 / 11983.3
Event-Misc*after 1943He was Memorial after 1943 at St Peter's Church, Charlton St Peter, Wiltshire, England,
Death*23 Oct 1943He died on 23 Oct 1943 at Corsica, , at age 41; HMS Cromarty, having been in the thick of the action for over 18 months, was sunk on 23 October 1943, in the Straits of Bonificio, between Sardinia and Corsica in preparation for the landing on the southern French coast, having struck a mine. Five officers and 20 ratings were lost; 61 other crew including the Commanding Officer and Lt Bernard Upton survived. 
Last Edited14 Aug 2016


  1. [S1] Birth Certificate.
  2. [S7] Birth Registration.
  3. [S12] Census Image.