The funeral took place at the Sacred Heart Church, Droitwich, on Friday last, of Captain Hubert John Aloysius Berkeley, D.S.O., of Clink Gate Farm, Droitwich. He was chairman of the Droitwich County Bench.
Born at Overbill Court, Worcestershire, he was the fourth son of the sixth Robert Berkeley and of Lady Berkeley. He was educated at St. Mary's College, Oscott, and at The Oratory. Edgbaston. In 1979 he joined the Conway training ship with a view to entering the Merchant Service. He joined the Castle Line in 1882, and sailed round the world in the old Caernarvon Castle. art old-time sailing ship,