Saving Fleetwoods Historic Lifeboat
Registered Charity No:1166752
The R.N.L.B Ann Letitia Russell carried out her 2nd service launch & 1st Wartime service launch on 19th January 1940. The R.N.L.B. carried launched 10 time on service during World War 2. The R.N.L.B Ann Letitia Russell launched in to a force 9 South East gale in aid of the fishing boat “Capella” to land a body. Onboard The R.N.L.B Ann Letitia Russell were Coxswain Jeffery Wright at the helm and with Motor Mechanic Sydney Hill, Second Coxswain James Leadbetter Assistant Mechanic Richard Wright and Crewmen William Houston and 2 other Crewmen onboard.