Thomas Evans Crease
Life & Career
Crease married at St. Cuthbert's, Thetford on 2 June, 1898 Loetie Louisa, eighth and youngest daughter of John and Mary Sophia Johnson of Thetford Abbey.
He was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on 24 February, 1895.
Crease was promoted to the rank of Commander on 30 June, 1905.
In the King's Birthday Honours of 3 June, 1916, Crease was appointed an Additional Member of the Third Class, or Companion, in the Civil Division of the Most Honourable Order of the Bath (C.B.).
On 11 November, 1918, he was promoted to the rank of Captain, Retired.
He was appointed a Commander of the Military Division of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.) on 1 January, 1919.
Crease died at River Cottage, Dachet on 24 September, 1942, after a long illness.
- "Deaths" (Deaths). The Times. Saturday, 26 September, 1942. Issue 49351, col A, p. 1.
Percy T. H. Beamish
|Naval Assistant to the First Sea Lord
30 Oct, 1914
Allan F. Everett
- The London Gazette: (Supplement) no. 29608. p. 5554. 2 June, 1916.
- The London Gazette: (Supplement) no. 31099. p. 111. 1 January, 1919.
- Crease Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/44. f. 3.