Question: CD/ESD/UD/LD/TD in RNVR service Nos.

pompom

Newbie
Hi Folks,
I have a question regarding RNVR service numbers. For example, AB Finlayson, RNVR, was lost with HMS Hood. His service number began with "P/ESD/X", where P meant Portsmouth, and X meant new pay code. What did ESD mean? Other RNVR ratings had designations such as CD, UD, LD, TD, and I guess D stood for depot. Could anyone offer help?

Best
Pompom
 

Branch-Hopper

War Hero
The RNR & RNVR used to be cut into divisions.
Huge guess here - if the D stood for Division could
L be London
C be Chatham
and so forth? Ulster? Tyne?
 
Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date
MoD_RSS Parliament approves veterans question in next Census MoD News 0
F Question about NSRT Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 3
H Chef question Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 4
L Medical question regarding an allergic reaction (sorry) Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 5
L Just a question regarding the initial officer interview Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 1
MoD_RSS Public given power to question ‘lenient’ prison sentences MoD News 0
J pre-joining question regarding medical Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 2
MoD_RSS Turkey military action in Syria: Urgent Question opening statement MoD News 0
S Comms apprentice training question RFA 1
MoD_RSS UN Human Rights Council 42 - General Comment on the Question of the Death Penalty MoD News 0
MoD_RSS Your chance to question Ministry of Defence medals and records experts at Rootstech London 2019 MoD News 0
A Question regarding pre-joining medical Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 6
R Question about Qualifications from Ireland Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 5
MoD_RSS Ask a silly question… MoD News 0
R Bit of an unusual question The Fleet 27
R Royal Marines BMI/weight question Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 1
Kiwi33 Re Join question. Failed Diver trying something different. Joining the Royal Navy 2
Max9393 Tattoo question Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 3
SnowGoose Intake question Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 12
LeedsBornLeedsBred Question regarding 4K squad run at PRNC. Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 3
U Question about paperwork to bring to Raleigh RFA 6
Maxpowers FAC and Shotgun cert holder question. Joining the Royal Navy 3
MoD_RSS News story: Your chance to question Ministry of Defence medals and records experts at Family History Shows MoD News 0
S Question about medical test for navy rating recruits Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 1
W RFA medical question RFA 2
T Intriguing Forces Question Diamond Lil's 18
Q Medical Record Question Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 1
U Interview soon, question about facial hair RFA 9
NotNickCarter Edinburgh Tattoo (2018) a question Current Affairs 3
Edward-t Question about eye surgery Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 0
S Question to any current/ex divers - Best ways to equalise? Joining the Royal Navy 4
S Question about allowances The Gash Barge 9
J GS or Boats. Newbie question from an older guy Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 17
MoD_RSS News story: Your chance to question Ministry of Defence medals and records experts at Family History Shows MoD News 0
R Question regarding medical and headaches Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 7
John25 WW1 Medal Question History 6
D Question on nationality Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 53
R Phase 2 question Joining the Royal Navy 33
C Question regarding UGAS Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 2
S "Accepted equivalents" RN Officer Question Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 1
T Medical question Joining the Royal Navy 4
P Medical question...joining up? Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 1
I Question of whether I would be accepted due to drug use in medical history? Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 23
vauxhall Just a little pensions question Finance & Pensions 0
N Dental Question Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 2
Anchor Faced Training pipeline question Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 1
B Recruitment Question Joining the Royal Navy 1
A Question about required active service Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 6
S Question regarding potential lung problem Health & Fitness 2
C Question about the navy undergraduate apprenticeship scheme Joining Up - Royal Navy Recruiting 35
Similar threads


















































Top