John Henry Thomas Clowes (1895) was born in Rugby, Warwickshire, the son of Thomas Clowes (1871) and Louisa Smith.
He enlisted into the Royal Navy in 1913 immediately after his 18th birthday. He served on many ships, before, during and after World War 1. John appears to have been a submariner and was killed with the rest of the crew when HMS K5 (Pandora) sank in the Atlantic in 1921.
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