Frederick Woodhead, (13 March, 1888 – ) served in the Royal Naval Reserve.
Life & Career
In early 1916, he received training in paddle minesweepers. On 24 September 1916, he dived from his ship to save a man from drowning, for which he was awarded the Bronze Medal and certificate from the Royal Humane Society.
He was both mentioned in despatches and scolded for having failed to exercise leadership.
Invalided to the Retired List on 13 December 1919.
Bernard L. Parker
|Captain of H.M.S. Bootle
1 Apr, 1919
Forbes S. Duncan
|Captain of H.M.S. Tiverton
1 Jul, 1919
Henry F. M. Peto
- The Navy List. (June, 1919). p. 744.
- The Navy List. (September, 1919). p. 921.