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Date of death: 22 June, 1918

Age at death: 18

Place of burial: Brompton Cemetery, England

HMS Furious was a Courageous-class battlecruiser built for the Royal Navy during the First World War. She was modified to become an aircraft carrier.

Mears’ father was the founder of Stamford Bridge and Chelsea Football Club.

Researched by: SPS 1WW Research Group