Ronald Gordon Murray
Life & Career
Entered the service from Conway.
At the start of the war, he was appointed to the battleship H.M.S. Goliath. He stayed there until 27 March, 1915 when he was appointed to the second class protected cruiser Hyacinth. He served in her until November 1917, being awarded a prize from the Royal Humane Society for attempting to save a life off Zanzibar on 20 September, 1916.
Murray was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 15 January, 1919. He joined the Engineering branch after the war, serving in Resolution in 1921, and the submarine X1 from 24 August, 1923 to 22 June, 1926.