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Casualty Lists of the Royal Navy and Dominion Navies, World War 2
Researched & compiled by Don Kindell, all rights reserved

1st - 31st OCTOBER 1943 -  in date, ship/unit & name order


Edited by Gordon Smith, Naval-History.Net

HMS Chanticleer, sloop
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on to November 1943



(1) Casualty information in order - Surname, First name, Initial(s), Rank and part of the Service other than RN (RNR, RNVR, RFR etc), Service Number (ratings only, also if Dominion or Indian Navies), (on the books of another ship/shore establishment, O/P – on passage), Fate

(2) Click for abbreviations

(3) Link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission

(4) More information may be found in the Name Lists




Background Events - October-December 1943

British Aegean campaign, Battle for Italy, Battles for New Guinea & Solomons, US landings on Tarawa, 'Scharnhorst' sunk in Battle of North Cape, Burma campaign




1 October 1943


Dalhousie (RIN)

 HAIDAR, Abdullah, Cook (S), 16749 (RIN), died


Queen of Bermuda, illness

 PILMOOR, William A, Petty Officer, P/J 105845, died


Sir John Hawkins, illness

 BERG, Dagfinn A, Ty/Lieutenant (E), RNR, died


Stadacona (RCN)

 ARTHUR, Charles H, Able Seaman, V 24520 (RCNVR), died


Storviken, steamship

 BUCKMASTER, Richard G, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 240912, (President III, O/P), MPK

 COATES, Geoffrey G, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 313508, (President III, O/P), MPK

 MORGANS, William D R, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 291604, (President III, O/P), MPK

 WALLBANK, Harold, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 311858, (President III, O/P), MPK

 WOOD, Henry A, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 289422, (President III, O/P), MPK


Tamar, as POW

 VARNEY, Harry, Able Seaman, P/J 18390, died



2 October 1943


Kahu (RNZN), drowning

 LINDOP, Frederick C, Able Seaman, 5086 (RNZN), died



 YAXLEY, Thomas C, Signalman, C/JX 344749, MPK


RM MNBDO, illness

 YOUNGER, Ralph, Marine, PLY/X 101053, died


Pembroke, illness

 MURRAY, Harold L, Wireman, C/MX 507866, died


Perth (RAN), as POW

 MATHEW, John, Act/Engine Room Artificer 4c, H 1678 (RANR), died


Royal Indian Navy

 MUHAMMAD, Amir H, Ordinary Telegraphist, 20686 (RIN), died


Victory, accident

 SLOWEY, Bartholomew, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 521457, killed



3 October 1943


Cabbala, illness

 KILROY, William J, Ordinary Coder, C/JX 405174, died


FAA, 791 Sqn, Condor, air crash

 ALMOND, Eric R, Ty/Act/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


FAA, 816 Sqn, Tracker, air crash

 STRETTON, John V, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


FAA, 849 Sqn, Saker, air crash

 FLOCKHART, Andrew, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed

 O'CONNOR, Denis, Ty/Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed

 THOMSON, William E J, Ty/Leading Airman, FAA/FX 77344, MPK


FAA, 1837 Sqn, Saker, air crash

 SEWELL, Alfred J, Ty/Act/Lieutenant Commander (A), RNVR, killed

 WATSON, David J F, Ty/Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


Foloit I, illness

 BATTEN, Frank A, Engine Room Artificer 1c, D/M 6837, died


LCT.2309, accident

 HEMINGWAY, John, Able Seaman, P/JX 264148, killed


Leigh, illness

 LEGGE, Arthur W, Lieutenant Commander, RNR, died


Lephreto, train accident

 SONLEY, John B, Chief Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 98267, died


Pembroke, illness

 HAWKES, Thomas, Leading Stoker, C/KX 94435, died


Perth (RAN), as POW

 DONELEY, Paul S, Ordinary Seaman 2c, 24977 (RAN), died


RM 40 Commando

 BURFITT, Henry T, Marine, CH/X 110667, killed

 EPHRAUMS, Michael J, Act/Captain, RM, killed

 NIGHTINGALE, Joseph, Marine, PO/X 105298, DOWS

 TOES, Frank, Marine, PLY/X 2843, killed

 TURRELL, John E, Marine, PO/X 103787, killed


South African Naval Force

 HARLE, Paul A, Petty Officer, 71796 (SANF), died


Sussex, illness

 WALKER, Robert F, Stoker 2c, P/KX 164217, died


Usurper, submarine, lost

 ABRAHAM, Cedric E W, Able Seaman, C/JX 215054, MPK

 ALLAN, Wilfred, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 563155, MPK

 ANDERSON, John D S, Ty/Act/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 APPLEBY, Thomas W, Leading Telegraphist, P/JX 155434, MPK

 BAKER, George W, Able Seaman, P/JX 358368, MPK

 BALLANTYNE, James R, Ty/Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 86977, MPK

 BETHELL, William J, Able Seaman, D/JX 286982, MPK

 BIRD, William H, Chief Engine Room Artificer, P/MX 48306, MPK

 CARSON, Edward H, Telegraphist, D/JX 158782, MPK

 CHARMAN, John, Act/Chief Petty Officer, P/JX 142727, MPK

 COLLINS, Michael H, Act/Leading Seaman, P/SSX 22995, MPK

 COOPER, Sidney G, Ty/Leading Seaman, C/JX 142915, MPK

 DAVIES, Mervyn E, Petty Officer Telegraphist, P/JX 143196, MPK

 DAVIES, Thomas B, Able Seaman, P/JX 358192, MPK

 ELDRIDGE, Hubert A, Telegraphist, C/JX 180661, MPK

 FLYNN, John, Act/Leading Stoker, P/KX 95906, MPK

 FROST, Patrick A S, Sub Lieutenant, MPK

 FYLAN, James R, Act/Stoker Petty Officer, P/KX 82494, MPK

 GRIFFITHS, William J, Telegraphist, D/JX 269375, MPK

 HARMAN, William P, Act/Engine Room Artificer 4c, P/MX 93368, MPK

 HILTON, Joshua H, Stoker 1c, D/KX 133098, MPK

 JACKSON, Leonard P, Able Seaman, P/J 112129, MPK

 JOHNSTONE, William P D, Ty/Act/Petty Officer, C/JX 151079, MPK

 JORDAN, Sidney L, Act/Lieutenant, MPK

 KNOWLES, Maurice H, Stoker 2c, D/KX 159978, MPK

 LITTLE, Arthur, Engine Room Artificer 4c, D/MX 74203, MPK

 MEAKER, Eric K, Able Seaman, P/JX 149714, MPK

 MOTT, David R O, Lieutenant, MPK

 PIKE, Robert F, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 366699, MPK

 QUAYLE, William H, Stoker 1c, P/KX 146834, MPK

 RAYNER, Bertie W F, Petty Officer, C/JX 130051, MPK

 RENDER, Oswald, Able Seaman, D/JX 287917, MPK

 ROBERTS, James W, Stoker 1c, C/KX 140723, MPK

 RODWELL, Richard H, Able Seaman, P/JX 235070, MPK

 SEARLE, Frederick W, Able Seaman, C/SSX 32296, MPK

 SMALLWOOD, Thomas J, Ty/Leading Seaman, C/SSX 32523, MPK

 SMEDLEY, Frank, Able Seaman, D/JX 237791, MPK

 SUTTON, Thomas H, Act/Stoker Petty Officer, P/KX 88994, MPK

 TAAFE, Geoffrey, Act/Stoker 1c, C/KX 152295, MPK

 TAYLOR, Clifford, Able Seaman, P/JX 168050, MPK

 TAYLOR, Victor, Able Seaman, P/JX 273528, MPK

 UPEX, Francis A, Leading Signalman, P/JX 148084, MPK

 WHITE, George H, Able Seaman, P/JX 263859, MPK

 WHITFIELD, Leslie G, Act/Stoker 1c, D/KX 144682, MPK

 WISDOM, Robert E, Able Seaman, D/JX 293581, MPK

 WORTH, John H, Lieutenant, MPK



4 October 1943


Cerberus (RAN), illness

 SQUIRE, Malcolm, Sick Berth Attendant 2c, S 8814 (RANR), died


Gosling, illness

 SMITH, Fred, Air Mechanic 2c, FAA/FX 589086, died



 WOOD, Thomas B, Able Seaman, P/JX 237214, killed


Leeward, illness

 RUGG, Alfred J, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 377553, died



 HARRISON, Peter M, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, killed



 BEHN, Roland, Act/Able Seaman, C/JX 318962, killed



5 October 1943



 WINES, John A, Act/Leading Seaman, D/SSX 35831, DOWS


Drake, illness

 BLAKE, Tom, Petty Officer, D/J 1383, died


Saxifrage, illness

 MEEK, William A, Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, died


Southern Sea (SANF)

 STEELE, Ewen, Able Seaman, 71272 V (SANF), killed


Spanker, lost overboard

 HOLGATE, Donald W, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, killed



6 October 1943


Elfin, illness

 SMITH, George A, Chief Petty Officer, C/J 21748, died


President III, illness

 ANDREWS, Edward F, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 335218, died

 CLARKE, Albert J, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 289284, died


RM 40 Commando

 COOPER, Brian A, Ty/Lieutenant, RM, killed


RM MNBDO I, illness

 MUNRO, John L, Act/Captain, RM, died


Scourge, lost overboard

 DILLEY, Harold P, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 426878, MPK


Southdown, accident

 ANSON, Hon Edward J, Lieutenant, killed


Ulster Queen, illness

 WHITTAKER, Thomas, Able Seaman, D/JX 253362, died



7 October 1943


FAA, 748 Sqn, Vulture, air crash

 OGILVIE, Stephen J M, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed

 VICKERY, George M, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


FAA, 842 Sqn, Fencer, air crash

 MORGAN, Ralph, Ty/Act/Petty Officer Airman, FAA/FX 82124, MPK

 SIMPSON, James B, Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


Fencer, air crash

 MERRICK, Thomas D, Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


Hornet, road accident

 EDGE, Clifford A, Engine Room Artificer 4c, RNSR, D/SR 16342, killed


Penelope, bombing

 AVERY, William E, Ty/Act/Gunner, DOW

 BLOYE, Victor E, Able Seaman, P/JX 193173, killed

 HILL, Douglas C, Able Seaman, P/JX 262856, killed

 JACKMAN, Albert R, Able Seaman, P/JX 323816, killed

 LARBEY, Arthur D T, Act/Leading Stoker, P/KX 96904, killed

 LONG, Herbert E, Chief Petty Officer Cook, P/M 38165, killed

 METCALFE, Alfred W, Able Seaman, P/JX 236978, killed

 MIDDLETON, John J, Stoker 1c, P/KX 123854, killed

 PIKE, Leslie, Able Seaman, P/JX 364477, killed

 PURDUE, Edward, Able Seaman, P/JX 160875, killed

 WALLER, Hugh T, Schoolmaster, killed


Perth (RAN), as POW

 RYAN, Richard W, Able Seaman, 21218 (RAN), died


RM MNBDO, road accident

 SPENCER, Eric E, Corporal, RM, PO/X 101581, died


Sultan, as POW

 SIMCOCK, Henry H, Cook (S), P/MX 65693, died



8 October 1943


Dalhousie (RIN)

 RAGHAVAN, V (initial only), Able Seaman, 11878 (RIN), died



 STOKES, Henry F, Able Seaman, P/J 69485, died


Orkan (Po), ship loss

 BEARD, Raymond B, Ordinary Signalman, D/JX 340158, MPK

 BENNETT, Victor W, Coder, D/JX 358642, MPK

 CONNELL, Phillip G, Signalman, D/JX 196469, MPK

 ELLIOTT, Robert J, Act/Yeoman of Signals, D/J 51550, MPK

 HALE, William H, Coder, D/JX 356187, MPK

 LOWE, Frank, Act/Petty Officer Telegraphist, D/JX 135022, MPK

 WISE, John E, Supply Petty Officer, P/MX 57033, MPK


Pembroke, accident

 LUDBROOK, Edward, Able Seaman, C/JX 278311, killed


Penelope, bombing

 KNIGHT, Herbert H, Chief Petty Officer Stoker, P/KX 76430, DOW


Perth (RAN), as POW

 BEVAN, William J, Able Seaman, F 2550 (RANR), died

 COYNE, Alfred J E, Petty Officer, 17663 (RAN), died



 HALL, Daniel, Stoker 1c, D/KX 115073, died


Tasajera, accident

 LIPTON, Thomas, Assistant Steward, NAP R 291854, killed



9 October 1943


Carlisle (right in 1942 - NavyPhotos), bombing

 ALLEN, Joseph W, Marine, PLY/X 3077, killed

 ASKEW, Samuel, Marine, PLY/X 105895, killed

 BLUNDELL, Charles S, Ty/Act/Lieutenant Commander, RNVR, killed

 DAINTON, Stanley, Marine, PLY/22196, killed

 DANIELS, David J, Sergeant, RM, PLY/X 880, killed

 DAVIES, Leonard, Corporal, RM, PLY/X 1055, killed

 DESCOMBE, Frederick T, Marine, PLY/21656, killed

 GARRATT, Frederick, Marine, PLY/X 2125, killed

 HEIGHWAY, Jack, Marine, PLY/X 4065, killed

 HUCKER, Albert G, Corporal, RM, PLY/22287, killed

 HUNT, Patrick R, Marine, PLY/X 1955, killed

 JONES, Charles D, Marine, PLY/X 106073, killed

 KITE, Roy L R, Marine, PLY/X 2395, killed

 MACKINTOSH, George F, Marine, PLY/X 106069, killed

 MALLETT, James, Chief Petty Officer, D/J 70265, killed

 MAYNE, John R, Marine, PLY/X 4075, killed

 MCLINTOCK, Robert N, Marine, PLY/X 106080, killed

 MITCHELL, Raymond J, Marine, PLY/X 4122, killed

 RADCLIFFE, Ernest, Able Seaman, D/JX 340130, killed

 RAPSON, Kenneth R, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 363345, killed

 SOUTHWOOD, Kenneth G, Marine, PLY/X 2448, killed

 WILLIAMS, Eric B, Ty/Act/Petty Officer, RNVR, D/MD/X 676, killed


Claverhouse, accident

 PURVIS, William J, Ty/Electrical Lieutenant, RNVR, killed


FAA, 845 Sqn, Chaser, air crash

 HEATH, Peter C A, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), killed

 RICHTER, Kenneth W, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


FAA, 845 Sqn, Sparrowhawk, air crash

 ROUGH, Gavin, Ty/Leading Airman, FAA/FX 82878, MPK



 THATCHER, Stanley W J, Air Mechanic 2c, FAA/FX 95325, died



 SHADE, Albert H, Marine, PLY/X 120730, died


Panther, ship loss

 ATKINSON, Harry, Able Seaman, P/JX 275188, MPK

 AYRE, Alfred H, Act/Leading Stoker, P/KX 91409, MPK

 BARNES, Arthur, Able Seaman, P/JX 284546, MPK

 BLOOMER, Kenneth H, Lieutenant Commander (E), MPK

 COURTNEY, Albert H, Act/Leading Seaman, P/JX 215559, MPK

 COWDROY, William, Able Seaman, P/JX 168380, MPK

 CRAMPTON, Henry F, Able Seaman, P/JX 182688, MPK

 CRAWFORD, Ralph, Able Seaman, P/JX 252951, MPK

 CROUCHER, George R F, Stoker Petty Officer, P/KX 87194, MPK

 DAVIES, Henry S G, Able Seaman, P/JX 215456, MPK

 EASTMAN, Walter C, Stoker 1c, RFR, P/SS 124306, MPK

 FURNISS, Harry, Chief Engine Room Artificer, P/MX 46650, MPK

 GALE, Walter J, Able Seaman, P/JX 328274, MPK

 GOLDMAN, Jack H F, Able Seaman, P/JX 206680, MPK

 GREEN, Peter, Act/Engine Room Artificer 4c, P/MX 57772, MPK

 HALL, Leslie A, Leading Stoker, P/KX 98227, MPK

 HEFFERNAN, Claude A, Able Seaman, H 1371 (RANR), MPK

 HEYES, Joseph T, Stoker 1c, D/KX 136725, MPK

 JEWELL, Charles J, Stoker 2c, P/KX 119339, MPK

 JONES, Henry W, Ty/Gunner (T), MPK

 KEENE, Victor, Stoker 1c, P/KX 142442, MPK

 KIRTON, Ernest A, Engine Room Artificer 3c, P/MX 50961, MPK

 LEWIS, Horace C, Leading Wireman, P/MX 67736, MPK

 MCHUGH, James, Stoker 2c, P/KX 164796, MPK

 MILLER, Tom M, Act/Leading Stoker, P/KX 97844, MPK

 MOSS, Harold, Act/Leading Seaman, P/JX 168328, MPK

 O'NEIL, John, Stoker 2c, P/KX 607372, MPK

 PRITCHARD, Lionel K S, Telegraphist, P/JX 310711, MPK

 SEARLE, Henry L, Able Seaman, P/JX 261968, MPK

 SPENCER, Harry B J, Able Seaman, P/J 94914, MPK

 STUBBS, Albert V, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 THOMAS, Frank W, Stoker 1c, P/KX 80254, MPK

 THORNTON, Ernest, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, P/KX 136804, MPK

 TURNER, George T, Able Seaman, P/JX 215567, MPK

 VELLA, Paul J, Stoker 1c, P/SKX 1148, MPK

 WEBSTER, Harry, Stoker 1c, P/KX 144955, MPK


RM 40 Commando

 BARRINGTON, William H, Marine, PLY/X 109107, DOWS


Victory, illness

 CARTER, Frederick T, Act/Petty Officer, P/J 193826, died



10 October 1943


Bullfinch, illness

 AUSTIN, John J, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (E), RNVR, died


Etruria, illness

 JENKINS, Ernest A, Warrant Mechanician, died


FAA, 837 Sqn, Unicorn, air crash

 BEILBY, Robert D, Ty/Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed



 WRIGHT, Charles J, Able Seaman, C/JX 299254, MPK


Revenge, illness

 BURNS, John, Able Seaman, P/SSX 15396, died



11 October 1943


Carlisle, bombing

 BROWN, Gordon R, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 184605, DOW

 SHERRINGHAM, Herbert H, Able Seaman, P/JX 322030, DOW


Daedalus, illness

 WATKINS, Reuben, Able Seaman, FAA/JX 148476, died


Dolphin, illness

 ALLEN, Ernest, Able Seaman, D/JX 362524, died


Hythe, ship loss

 ANKEN, Eric J, Able Seaman, P/J 106075, MPK

 BALSDON, Harry G, Leading Stoker, P/KX 82572, DOW

 BAMFORD, Horace, Act/Able Seaman, C/JX 254978, MPK

 BANNELL, Bernard, Petty Officer, P/JX 146274, MPK

 BARNETT, Allan J, Chief Petty Officer Stoker, P/K 62101, MPK

 BEE, Frederick C, Canteen Manager, C/NX 704349, MPK

 BLACKALLER, Stanley A, Able Seaman, P/JX 327925, MPK

 BOURNE, Sidney A, Able Seaman, P/SSX 36223, MPK

 BRAIN, John E C, Petty Officer Cook (S), P/MX 52467, MPK

 BROCKSOPP, George E, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 367046, MPK

 BUCKLEY, John, Ordinary Telegraphist, D/JX 402752, MPK

 BURDETT, Ernest, Stoker 1c, P/KX 127032, MPK

 BURKE, John J, Stoker 1c, P/KX 121430, MPK

 CIVILL, Arthur, Leading Supply Assistant, P/MX 65853, MPK

 COLES, Leslie A, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 428132, MPK

 CONNELLY, Thomas, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, P/KX 102690, MPK

 CONWAY, Thomas, Able Seaman, P/JX 276020, MPK

 CRINNON, Henry, Act/Engine Room Artificer 4c, C/MX 76245, MPK

 DARBY, John, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 428200, MPK

 DONNELLY, James, Stoker Petty Officer, P/KX 77239, MPK

 FEDDON, John A, Act/Stoker 1c, C/KX 155573, MPK

 GATES, Ernest D, Able Seaman, P/JX 296416, MPK

 GATT, Giovanni, Officer's Cook 2c, E/LX 20868, MPK

 HARVEY, Gilbert N W, Ty/Lieutenant, RANVR, MPK

 HERBERT, Leslie E, Stoker 2c, C/KX 140900, MPK

 HINDMARSH, William, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, C/SSX 35127, MPK

 HOWARD, George, Sick Berth Attendant, D/MX 81978, MPK

 HOWARD, John W, Telegraphist, P/JX 279988, MPK

 IVENS, Ronald A, Able Seaman, P/JX 298622, MPK

 JOHNS, Ronald G, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 166609, MPK

 JOHNSON, Victor W, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 374846, MPK

 JONES, Owen, Seaman, RNR, D/X 21064 A, MPK

 LAMPARD, John H, Able Seaman, RNSR, P/SR 8065, MPK

 LAWRENCE, Leonard T W, Canteen Manager, C/NX 46, MPK

 MASON, Edward, Stoker 1c, P/KX 128923, MPK

 MCBRIDE, Samuel V, Stoker Petty Officer, P/KX 78406, DOW

 MCGRAW, Gilbert C, Able Seaman, P/JX 321337, MPK

 MILLER, Leslie B, Lieutenant Commander, MPK

 NEWBURY, Noel, Signalman, P/JX 181988, MPK

 PAGE, Charles, Petty Officer, P/JX 152376, MPK

 PALMER, Christopher J A, Act/Leading Telegraphist, P/JX 155282, MPK

 PARISH, Ronald F, Ordinary Signalman, P/JX 298697, MPK

 PERRY, James W H, Stoker 1c, P/KX 119401, MPK

 QUAYLE, Bernard P, Stoker 2c, D/KX 134797, MPK

 ROBERTSON, Robert, Able Seaman, P/JX 321336, MPK

 SELLAWAY, Edward J, Stoker 1c, P/K 67037, MPK

 SHEWRY, Bernard O, Act/Petty Officer, P/JX 149606, MPK

 SHONE, Cecil H, Stoker Petty Officer, P/K 64515, MPK

 SIMPSON, Stephen J, Engine Room Artificer 3c, P/MX 55540, MPK

 STEELE, Matthew K, Able Seaman, P/JX 298984, MPK

 SUMMERTON, Richard G W, Act/Engine Room Artificer 4c, C/MX 77443, MPK

 TALBOT, George, Stoker Petty Officer, P/KX 85113, MPK

 TAYLOR, Kenneth, Act/Leading Stoker, P/KX 127062, MPK

 TAYLOR, Sidney R, Engine Room Artificer 3c, P/MX 85296, MPK

 THOMSON, John J G, Able Seaman, P/JX 191223, MPK

 TIDY, Horace J, Signalman, P/JX 228972, MPK

 TOWELL, Harry, Leading Wireman, P/MX 68031, MPK

 TRUEMAN, Ronald W J, Telegraphist, P/JX 160931, MPK

 WHALL, George B, Stoker 2c, P/KX 608445, MPK

 WILLIAMS, Gordon G, Able Seaman, C/JX 170922, MPK

 WINSCOTT, Cyril, Stoker Petty Officer, P/KX 77283, MPK

 WORRELL, Leonard M, Stoker 1c, P/KX 94932, MPK


Lynx, illness

 VANSON, Cyril F, Able Seaman, P/JX 370473, died


Malabar, illness

 COCHRANE, Morris E, Commander, died


Orlando, road accident

 SUTCLIFFE, Edgar E, Marine, PLY/X 586, killed


Poona (RIN)

 DHARAM, Dev, Stoker 2c, 12736 (RIN), died


Ratapiko, road accident

 KING, Norman, Lieutenant, RNVR, killed


RM MNBDO I, as POW Germany

 HOWARD, George W, Marine, PO/X 100212, killed


Sheba, illness

 WETTON, Eric L, Boatswain, died


Victory II, illness

 LEAL, Robert P, Marine, PO/21003, died



12 October 1943


Cornwallis (RIN)

 STANLEY, G (initial only) D, Stoker 1c, 12639 (RIN), died


FAA, 775 Sqn, Grebe, air crash

 FLINTOFF, Robert H, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNZNVR, killed


RM MNBDO II, road accident

 EVANS, Leonard L, Marine, PLY/X 105516, killed



13 October 1943


Chanticleer, lost overboard

 DUNAN, John, Able Seaman, P/SSX 32101, MPK


Laforey, bombing

 REEDMAN, Charles H, Able Seaman, P/JX 187527, killed

 SHERRIN, Malcolm, Yeoman of Signals, C/JX 137258, killed



 ROWE, Norman H, Able Seaman, D/JX 150642, killed



14 October 1943


Canso (RCN)

 KELSEY, Lorne S, Able Seaman, V 919 (RCNVR), died


Illustrious, drowning

 GEARY, Maurice, Leading Cook (O), D/MX 84616, MPK


President III, illness

 SHERWOOD, Herbert, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 267910, died


Sparrowhawk, illness

 SHRODER, Derrick J, Ty/Act/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, died



15 October 1943


FAA, 778 Sqn, Jackdaw, air crash

 MOORES, Alan, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


Kai, explosion

 LACEY, Kenneth D, Ty/Act/Sub Lieutenant, RNR, killed


LST.79, ship loss

 SCOTT, Clifford, Stoker 1c, D/KX 134226, DOW


MTB.636, ship loss

 BIRCH, Leslie J, Able Seaman, C/JX 315053, MPK

 ELLIS, Edgar, Ordinary Telegraphist, D/JX 357148, killed

 FOOT, Aubrey M P, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, killed

 GREENE-KELLY, Edward T, Ty/Lieutenant, RNR, MPK

 LOBELL, Laurence, Able Seaman, P/JX 161063, MPK

 PRESLAND, Peter, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 RANDALL, Thomas, Act/Petty Officer Telegraphist, P/JX 149263, killed


Nile, illness

 GAME, David, Ty/Act/Lieutenant, RNVR, died


Perth (RAN), as POW

 HARRIS, George P H, Petty Officer, F 670 (RANR), died



16 October 1943


President III, illness

 DRAPER, Albert M, Able Seaman, C/JX 265964, died


Southdown, illness

 KERR, Ninian, Leading Stoker, P/KX 146609, died



17 October 1943


Assuan, steamship

 HOLMES, Francis, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 444108, MPK



 MOULD, John, Ordinary Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 513239, died



 BADHAM, Bernard O, Stoker 2c, D/KX 164530, killed

 TOOTH, Ernest C, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 408613, died


LCT.383, accident

 REID, Leslie, Petty Officer, D/JX 135410, killed


MMS.284, illness

 LEGGE, Robert C, Ty/Skipper, RNR, died


Perth (RAN), as POW

 NICHOLLS, Ronald A, Able Seaman, 20910 (RAN), died



 STEPHENS, Reginald J, Ty/Act/Leading Airman, FAA/FX 112061, DOWS


Sirius (right - NavyPhotos/Mark Teadham), bombing

 ABBOTT, Harold E, Signalman, P/JX 309437, killed

 FEARON, Peter, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 426068, killed

 GLADWISH, Arthur H C, Able Seaman, RNVR, P/SD/X 1550, killed

 HOLLOWAY, Jack S M, Stoker 1c, P/KX 147086, killed

 KING, Robert E, Marine, PO/X 5057, killed

 KLUS, Frank C, Able Seaman, P/JX 325147, killed

 LUFF, Ronald S, Ty/Sergeant, RM, PO/X 1722, DOW

 PARKS, Herbert, Stoker 1c, P/KX 146981, killed

 REYNOLDS, Peter J, Marine, PO/X 106353, killed

 STEWART, George, Cook (O), P/MX 94398, killed

 THIRKELD, Robert, Marine, PO/X 106331, killed

 THOMPSON, Albert, Able Seaman, P/JX 236388, killed

 UNDERWOOD, Harold W, Able Seaman, P/SSX 30355, killed

 WARDELL, William W, Able Seaman, P/JX 325148, killed

 WILLIAMS, Jenkin, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 563670, killed


Trooper, submarine, lost

 ADAM, Peter M, Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 85676, MPK

 ANDERSON, Alexander W, Sub Lieutenant, MPK

 BENGOUGH, Ivor D, Ty/Act/Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 85248, MPK

 BROTHERTON, Alan, Stoker 1c, D/KX 144514, MPK

 CARLING, Thomas M, Able Seaman, C/JX 141406, MPK

 CARROLL, Leonard, Stoker 1c, D/KX 120498, MPK

 CHARNOCK, Frank, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, D/JX 212858, MPK

 CHIVERS, Ronald S, Able Seaman, D/SSX 13575, MPK

 COLVILLE, John, Able Seaman, C/JX 132724, MPK

 COPE, Henry C, Signalman, P/JX 157340, MPK

 CORNELIUS, John, Engine Room Artificer 4c, C/MX 77556, MPK

 CROSSLAND, Frank, Telegraphist, C/JX 247837, MPK

 CURRY, Thomas A, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, C/KX 92887, MPK

 DAVIES, Glanville Y, Stoker 1c, P/KX 126725, MPK

 FARNELL, John B, Able Seaman, RNVR, C/LD/X 3601, MPK

 FENN, William C, Act/Chief Engine Room Artificer, P/MX 51201, MPK

 FISHER, Francis E, Able Seaman, P/J 40813, MPK

 FLEMING, Samuel, Able Seaman, C/SSX 27113, MPK

 FORSTER, Michael, Act/Engine Room Artificer 4c, D/MX 75371, MPK

 FRY, William V, Electrical Artificer 3c, P/MX 49222, MPK

 FURNELL, Ernest C, Able Seaman, C/JX 136210, MPK

 GILBERT, James B, Act/Petty Officer, P/SSX 14641, MPK

 GRANT, Leslie A S, Lieutenant, MPK

 GREATWOOD, Kenneth N, Able Seaman, P/SSX 31640, MPK

 HIND, George W, Able Seaman, P/JX 362387, MPK

 HORTON, Harold G, Stoker 1c, C/KX 93672, MPK

 JONES, Richard, Able Seaman, D/JX 217239, MPK

 LANCASTER, Owen F, Lieutenant (E), MPK

 LAWSON, Clement C, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, C/KX 133827, MPK

 LEGG, Alfred F, Stoker 1c, P/KX 78715, MPK

 LLOYD, Henry R, Able Seaman, P/JX 353169, MPK

 MATHER, James, Engine Room Artificer 4c, D/MX 75747, MPK

 MEEK, Frank H, Stoker 1c, D/KX 130584, MPK

 MERCER, Stanley, Steward, D/LX 23181, MPK

 MILLS, Ronald W, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, C/KX 111697, MPK

 MOTT, Henry A, Leading Stoker, C/KX 136890, MPK

 PETERS, Maurice, Engine Room Artificer 4c, C/MX 76497, MPK

 RIBBANS, Stuart E, Act/Petty Officer Telegraphist, P/SSX 31787, MPK

 ROBINSON, Ronald N, Leading Stoker, P/KX 88052, MPK

 RUSTON, Benjamin T, Leading Seaman, P/J 114584, MPK

 RYDER, John S, Sub Lieutenant, RANVR, MPK

 SAINSBURY, George W, Stoker 2c, D/KX 134416, MPK

 SEDDON, Denis, Stoker 1c, D/KX 134176, MPK

 SHOEBRIDGE, Septimus H, Act/Leading Telegraphist, P/JX 153936, MPK

 SKINNER, Horace, Ty/Leading Cook (S), C/MX 54947, MPK

 SLEEP, Ralph B, Petty Officer, D/JX 137048, MPK

 SMETHURST, Frank, Able Seaman, D/JX 212892, MPK

 STILLWELL, Cecil J, Ty/Leading Cook (S), D/SMX 90, MPK

 STOBBIE, James, Telegraphist, P/JX 156516, MPK

 STOTT, Edgar, Act/Engine Room Artificer 4c, D/MX 90221, MPK

 SUMNER, Henry G, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 TAME, David W L, Stoker 1c, D/KX 136041, MPK

 TAYLOR, Raymond E, Stoker 2c, D/KX 134309, MPK

 THOMPSON, Leonard, Ty/Leading Telegraphist, D/JX 152099, MPK

 TRIPP, Frederick W, Able Seaman, P/JX 138428, MPK

 WALKER, Douglas B, Able Seaman, P/JX 237396, MPK

 WARD, Frederick A C G, Able Seaman, C/SSX 17762, MPK

 WATSON, James A, Petty Officer, P/JX 131355, MPK

 WHATLEY, Emrys, Able Seaman, D/SSX 33731, MPK

 WHITING, Jack B, Act/Stoker Petty Officer, C/KX 88177, MPK

 WHITTLE, William B, Able Seaman, D/JX 215012, MPK

 WILLIAMS, Leonard, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, C/SSX 29544, MPK

 WRAITH, John S, Lieutenant, MPK

 YEOMAN, Robert A, Act/Petty Officer, P/SSX 18970, MPK


Ukussa, drowning

 LYNCH, Henry E, Leading Radio Mechanic, FAA/FX 562831, died



18 October 1943


BYMS.69, drowning

 MACLENNAN, Gregor E, Stoker 1c, RNPS, LT/KX 160191, died


Marija Petrinovic, steamship, drowning

 GIFFORD, Albert E, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 262147, (President III, O/P), killed


MTB.313, bombing

 BURKE, Edward J, Stoker 2c, D/KX 157196, killed

 CLAYTON, William R, Act/Leading Seaman, P/JX 347200, MPK


MTB.636, ship loss

 BALDERSON, Jack, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 420414, DOW

 BOSOMWORTH, John C, Petty Officer Motor Mechanic, P/MX 90130, DOW


Rodney, drowning

 BENNETTS, Henry J, Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 80190, died

 RYDER, Alfred J, Stoker 2c, D/KX 138776, died


Royal New Zealand Navy

 WINCE, Percy J, Leading Steward, T.124 (RNZN), died


Sirius, bombing

 EDWARDS, Arthur H N, Stoker 1c, P/KX 146630, DOW


Victorious, illness

 FINNER, Victor J, Shipwright 1c, D/M 6460, died



 BUNTING, Jim, Air Mechanic (L) 2c, FAA/FX 104568, DOWS



19 October 1943



 WINN, Matthew, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 362270, MPK


Dalhousie (RIN), illness

 BEAUMONT, Sydney C W, Gunner, RIN, died


Europa, illness

 PHILLIPS, Ronald J, Steward, RNPS, LT/LX 31800, died


Excellent II, illness

 ATKINS, Eric J, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 515470, died



 SMART, Arthur, Able Seaman, P/JX 193311, killed


Jackdaw, illness

 ERWOOD, Llewellyn C, Air Mechanic 1c, FAA/FX 98289, died


Penolver, steamship

 GIBBONS, Francis J E, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 395238, (President III, O/P), MPK

 LAWSON, John J, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 335817, (President III, O/P), MPK

 POOLE, Eric, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 239805, (President III, O/P), killed


Una, drowning

 KEEFE, Charles R, Signalman, P/SSX 23410, DOWS



20 October 1943


Gosling, drowning

 HAINES, Geoffrey R C, Air Mechanic 2c, FAA/FX 510610, died


Hannibal, accident

 MARSHAM, Albert, Stoker 1c, D/JX 366111, killed


Lord Essenden, drowning

 GROVES, Jim F, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 599610, died


Mauretania, steamship, accident

 ORR, Russell W, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 345708, (President III, O/P), killed


Prosperpine, illness

 AVERNS, Reginald, Sick Berth Attendant, P/MX 93874, died


Sirius, bombing

 DOBEDOE, George, Canteen Manager, C/NX 1622, DOW



21 October 1943


Admiralty, First Sea Lord, illness

 POUND, Alfred D P R, Admiral of the Fleet, died


Chedabucto (RCN), ship loss

 TUKE, Donald W, Sub Lieutenant (E), RCNVR, killed


Empire Mackay

 CARR, Walter, Ty/Act/Leading Air Mechanic (O), FAA/FX 78683, MPK


Fuh Wo, as POW

 COOK, Norman, Ty/Lieutenant, RNR, died


Ganges, illness

 JOISCE, Edward, Lieutenant Commander, died


Royalist, lost overboard

 NELSON, Jack, Engine Room Artificer 4c, P/MX 61685, DOWS



 PARRISH, Herbert B, Act/Stoker 1c, C/KX 153261, DOWS



22 October 1943


Aberdonian, illness

 DEACON, Frank C, Ty/Lieutenant, RNR, died


BYMS.221, drowning

 GORE, Richard, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 279673, died



 SEATH, George, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, C/KX 98013, MPK


Drake, illness

 LEIGH, Wilfred, Sick Berth Attendant, D/MX 510787, died


FAA, 766 Sqn, Nightjar, air crash

 DRAPER, Peter, Ty/Act/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed

 THIRLAWAY, William, Ty/Act/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


FAA, 836 Sqn, Empire MacAndrew, air operations

 WARD, William D, Leading Airman, FAA/FX 115099, MPK


FAA, 836 V Flt Empire MacAndrew, air operations

 ALEXANDER, Robin P, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed

 MACKENZIE, William, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


Hurworth, ship loss

 ALCOCK, Edward R, Ty/Leading Seaman, D/JX 154493, MPK

 ALLISON, Sidney, Engine Room Artificer 2c, D/MX 53064, MPK

 ARCHBOLD, William, Able Seaman, P/SSX 35504, MPK

 AYRE, Norman, Ty/Stoker Petty Officer, C/KX 80552, MPK

 BAMFORD, Thomas, Able Seaman, D/SSX 20155, MPK

 BARLOW, Ernest, Leading Stoker, D/KX 89541, MPK

 BARTLETT, Ronald, Telegraphist, P/JX 213074, MPK

 BENSON, William, Able Seaman, C/JX 277411, MPK

 BERRY, William, Signalman, D/JX 223415, MPK

 BEVAN, Mervyn S, Stoker 2c, D/KX 137720, MPK

 BODMAN, Henry E, Chief Petty Officer Stoker, D/KX 81266, MPK

 BOLLANDS, Frederick, Able Seaman, D/JX 254569, MPK

 BONEHILL, Cecil W, Leading Telegraphist, RNVR, D/SSX 13850, MPK

 BROWN, Alexander W, Leading Telegraphist, RNVR, P/UD/X 1452, MPK

 CARMICHAEL, Frederick W, Able Seaman, D/JX 168777, MPK

 CHADDER, Wilfred G, Petty Officer, D/J 104215, MPK

 CHAPELHOW, George A, Signalman, D/JX 213084, MPK

 CHAPPELL, Thomas G, Stoker 1c, C/KX 129267, MPK

 CLEMENTS, Horace A, Chief Petty Officer, P/J 99050, MPK

 COVERDALE, Eric, Ordinary Telegraphist, D/JX 389899, MPK

 CROSS, Henry B, Able Seaman, D/JX 152235, MPK

 DAFFERN, Reginald H, Engine Room Artificer 5c, C/MX 118221, MPK

 DALEY, Thomas P, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 102093, MPK

 DALLIMORE, John L, Coder, D/JX 272216, MPK

 DAND, James R, Able Seaman, P/JX 296683, MPK

 DANIELS, William H, Sick Berth Attendant, D/MX 83964, MPK

 DENNISON, George B, Able Seaman, D/JX284068, MPK

 DONNELLY, Albert, Stoker 2c, P/KX 122632, MPK

 DUXBURY, James, Telegraphist, D/JX 258731, MPK

 ELLIS, Philip A, Act/Leading Seaman, P/JX 147439, MPK

 EVERSON, James J, Able Seaman, D/JX 284334, MPK

 FATHERS, Thomas H, Leading Seaman, D/J 37638, MPK

 FERGUSON, Duncan, Act/Joiner 4c, D/JX 237810, MPK

 FLETCHER, Joseph H, Stoker 1c, D/KX 118264, MPK

 FLINN, George E, Steward, C/LX 26521, MPK

 FLYNN, Anthony F, Able Seaman, D/JX 199195, MPK

 FORSYTH, William, Act/Leading Stoker, D/KX 105419, MPK

 GALE, Herbert F, Assistant Steward, C/LX 31366, MPK

 GALLOWAY, John, Leading Seaman, P/JX 143593, MPK

 GAY, John B, Chief Petty Officer Stoker, D/KX 76819, MPK

 GOULDSBOROUGH, Alan, Able Seaman, P/JX 268392, MPK

 GRAHAM, Thomas, Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 81414, MPK

 GREGORY, Frederick, Able Seaman, D/JX 241366, MPK

 GRIBBEN, Richard S, Able Seaman, RNVR, D/MD/X 3061, MPK

 GRIFFITHS, Maurice, Able Seaman, D/JK 227094, MPK

 HACKETT, Leonard W, Stores Assistant, D/MX 68451, MPK

 HADDRICK, John, Able Seaman, P/JX 277847, MPK

 HALL, Henry C, Able Seaman, C/JX 279681, MPK

 HAMBLEN, Sydney W, Telegraphist, D/JX 279045, MPK

 HAMILTON, Henry W, Act/Engine Room Artificer 4c, P/MX 89062, MPK

 HAMILTON, Ronald, Able Seaman, C/JX 277672, MPK

 HARDING, Robert M, Stoker 1c, C/KX 99467, MPK

 HARGADON, William SS, Able Seaman, D/JX 284140, MPK

 HASKEY, Leslie, Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 80856, MPK

 HATTON, Eric G, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 353419, MPK

 HEAP, Norman M, Petty Officer, P/JX 133120, MPK

 HIGMAN, Charles F, Canteen Manager, C/NX 1088, MPK

 HUNT, Stanley F, Able Seaman, C/JX 279700, MPK

 JACKSON, Walter C, Act/Leading Seaman, P/JX 278283, MPK

 JOWETT, John W D, Able Seaman, D/JX 169577, MPK

 KANE, Terence, Able Seaman, P/JX 276042, MPK

 KEITH, Leonard F, Able Seaman, P/JX 295886, MPK

 KENWAY, Charles E D, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, C/KX 121441, MPK

 KING, Charles W, Petty Officer, P/JX 135731, MPK

 KIRKPATRICK, Ross McF, Ty/Surgeon Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 LITTLETON, Frederick J, Able Seaman, C/JX 277678, MPK

 LOUGHLIN, Andrew, Stoker 1c, C/KX 141388, MPK

 LOWE, Jack, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 340752, MPK

 LOY, Francis, Able Seaman, C/JX 278310, MPK

 MACKIE, Robert, Able Seaman, D/JX 256154, MPK

 MASON, Arthur B, Ty/Leading Seaman, C/SSX 24040, MPK

 MAWDESLEY, Reginald, Able Seaman, P/JX 282987, MPK

 MCDONALD, Lawrence P, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, D/KX 101890, MPK

 MCFALL, William, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, D/KX 77298, MPK

 MEDCALF, Cyril E, Act/Petty Officer, P/JX 139927, MPK

 MELLOR, Ronald, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, D/KX 100422, MPK

 MIDDLETON, John H, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 517007, MPK

 MILES, Ernest W, Stoker 2c, D/KX 164948, MPK

 MILLS, Andrew J, Leading Steward, P/SR 69459, MPK

 MILLS, Charles A, Ty/Act/Leading Signalman, C/SSX 33072, MPK

 MOORCROFT, Arthur, Able Seaman, RNVR, D/MD/X 3129, MPK

 MOORE, Percival E, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 418541, MPK

 MORGAN, Robert A, Lieutenant, MPK

 MOSS, Terence A, Able Seaman, C/JX 300719, MPK

 MOXON, Arthur, Able Seaman, P/JX 294508, MPK

 MURPHY, Cornelius, Able Seaman, D/JX 147894, MPK

 MURPHY, Hugh, Able Seaman, C/JX 362962, MPK

 MURPHY, Thomas, Stoker 1c, D/KX 127044, MPK

 NICHOLSON, John, Ty/Leading Steward, D/LX 27228, MPK

 PARKINSON, Herbert N, Ty/Leading Cook (S), C/MX 76883, MPK

 PEARCE, Anthony R G, Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 PEGLEY, Bernard L, Able Seaman, D/JX 208398, MPK

 PERRY, Leonard V, Able Seaman, D/JX 174184, MPK

 POINTER, William E, Able Seaman, D/JX 255275, MPK

 POLATCH, Walter, Ty/Petty Officer Writer, C/MX 60893, MPK

 QUINLAN, John M, Act/Leading Seaman, P/JX 216635, MPK

 RAMSEY, Phillip S, Able Seaman, D/JX 229879, MPK

 RATCLIFFE, Walter L, Able Seaman, D/JX 254578, MPK

 RAWLINSON, Joseph W, Stoker 1c, D/KX 136837, MPK

 RICE, David J, Ordnance Artificer 2c, D/MX 48251, MPK

 ROBBIE, David P, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 390067, MPK

 ROBERTS, Kenneth A, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 416988, MPK

 ROBSON, Hugh McK, Able Seaman, D/JX 272066, MPK

 ROSBY, John B, Able Seaman, D/KX 256155, MPK

 ROSS, Ernest A, Ty/Act/Stoker Petty Officer, D/K 63790, MPK

 RUSCOE, Roger M, Leading Seaman, P/JX 203354, MPK

 SCHOLFIELD, Leonard F, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 SHAFFER, Max F, Act/Petty Officer Radio Mechanic, P/SMX 114, MPK

 SKIPPER, Arthur F W, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 272183, MPK

 SMART, Lawrence M, Engine Room Artificer 5c, D/MX 607490, MPK

 SMITH, Stanley, Able Seaman, RNSR, D/SR 8474, MPK

 STACEY, Frederick W, Electrical Artificer 3c, D/MX 52902, MPK

 STOCKS, Alfred E, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 STRUSS, Frederick H, Able Seaman, C/JX 299549, MPK

 TANSLEY, Robert H, Able Seaman, C/JX 315289, MPK

 THOMAS, George, Able Seaman, C/JX 278915, MPK

 THOMSON, Robin, Ty/Petty Officer Cook (O), C/MX 56531, MPK

 THREADKELL, Victor H, Gunner, MPK

 TILLING, Kenneth W, Signalman, P/JX 270221, MPK

 TIPPETT, John H, Petty Officer, D/J 1124740, MPK

 TUCKER, Francis A, Signalman, D/JX 236875, MPK

 UNDERWOOD, Arnold, Able Seaman, D/JX 305837, MPK

 WAKEFORD, Charles C, Stoker 1c, D/KX 138601, MPK

 WARNER, Cyril, Coder, P/JX 228913, MPK

 WEBSTER, Reginald A E, Petty Officer Telegraphist, D/J 91053, MPK

 WENDEN, Kenneth T C, Ty/Act/Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 89944, MPK

 WESTON, Ernest A, Stoker 1c, D/KX 82438, MPK

 WILLIAMS, Thomas N, Stoker 1c, D/KX 132385, MPK

 WILLIAMSON, George, Cook, D/MX 74791, MPK

 WILLIAMSON, Norman G, Leading Radio Mechanic, 4719 (RNZN), MPK

 WOOLDRIDGE, Charles, Able Seaman, C/SSX 32922, MPK

 WYKES, Walter, Able Seaman, P/JX 298785, MPK


Nightjar, illness

 SCARFE, Nancy E, WRNS, W/WRNS 70035, died


Orfasy, ship loss

 ALLEN, Andrew L, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 262794, MPK

 BENNETT, John G, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 185964, MPK

 BENNETT, Robert E, Ordinary Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 375025, MPK

 BOTT, Henry P, Ordinary Telegraphist, RNVR, LT/LD/X 5554, MPK

 BRISTOW, Harold J, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 114344, MPK

 BROWN, Charles, Ty/Skipper, RNR, MPK

 BUTT, Elijah C, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 188859, MPK

 CLARK, Felix, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 119716, MPK

 CONNOLLY, William J, Ty/Skipper, RNR, MPK

 CORNFIELD, John, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 144042, MPK

 CURTIS, Sidney C, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 317378, MPK

 HUNTER, Edward, Leading Cook, RNPS, LT/MX 83311, MPK

 KAY, James A, Ordinary Signalman, RNPS, LT/JX 309775, MPK

 LEWIS, David R D, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 205200, MPK

 LILLEY, James, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 102870, MPK

 MASON, Harold, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 195744, MPK

 MORRICE, Alexander M, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 149068, MPK

 NASH, Norman J, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 330715, MPK

 NORTON, Harry, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 207733, MPK

 RATCLIFFE, Albert, Ordinary Coder, D/JX 222861, MPK

 SMART, Robert, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 304804, MPK

 SOANES, Alexander A, Ty/Skipper, RNR, MPK

 TAYLOR, John D, Leading Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 265373, MPK

 TEMPLE, Edward W, Ty/Skipper, RNR, MPK

 TENNANT, Douglas, Telegraphist, C/JX 344203, MPK

 TOON, Thomas, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 306682, MPK

 WARRENDER, Bernard, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 115825, MPK

 WATT, John, Chief Engineman, RNR (PS), LT/X 466 EU, MPK

 WHICHELLO, George A, Ty/Act/Skipper Lieutenant, RNR, MPK

 WILLIAMSON, Frederick, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 154415, MPK

 WILSON, John, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 258390, MPK

 WILSON, Leslie J, Ordinary Telegraphist, RNPS, LT/JX 323669, MPK

 WINSPEAR, William T, Leading Seaman, RNR (PS), LT/X 10247 B, MPK

 YOUNG, Robert, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 103162, MPK



 BROWN, Jabez, Krooman, FN 769 (Sierra Leone NVF), killed


President III, drowning

 HOWARTH, Joseph, Act/Able Seaman, C/JX 314044, DOWS



23 October 1943



 FARR, Charles R, Air Mechanic (A) 2c, FAA/FX 101342, DOWS


Charybdis (right - NavyPhotos), AA cruiser, ship loss

 ABBITT, Gwilym, Shipwright 5c, D/MX 90788, MPK

 ABBOTT, Kenneth F, Act/Engine Room Artificer 4c, D/MX 57612, MPK

 ALLAN, John H, Act/Engine Room Artificer 4c, D/MX 74900, MPK

 ALLEN, Roland, Able Seaman, D/JX 257359, MPK

 ANDREW, William G H, Stoker 2c, D/KX 162308, MPK

 ANDREWS, Cyril B, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 423121, killed

 ANDREWS, Fred, Able Seaman, D/JX 257698, killed

 ANSLOW, Joseph, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 368722, MPK

 ARSTALL, Leslie, Marine, PLY/X 103609, MPK

 ASHMAN, John S, Musician, RMB/X 698, MPK

 ASPINALL, Charles E, Stoker 2c, D/KX 162089, MPK

 ATKINS, Henry J, Able Seaman, RFR, D/J 48746, MPK

 ATKINSON, Francis J, Able Seaman (Pens), D/J 36963, MPK

 BABB, Phillip E, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 565885, MPK

 BALDWIN, William, Engine Room Artificer 4c, D/MX 109475, MPK

 BALL, Walter H, Signalman, D/JX 246730, killed

 BARNES, Robert W, Stoker 2c, D/KX 165366, MPK

 BARR, James V, Stoker 2c, D/KX 164449, MPK

 BARRETT, Kenneth J, Leading Seaman, P/JX 278433, MPK

 BATHO, Joseph H, Painter 1c, D/MX 50846, MPK

 BAUGH, Thomas S, Stoker 1c, D/KX 105887, MPK

 BEAMISH, Thomas E, Petty Officer, D/JX 129125, killed

 BEATTIE, John, Ordinary Signalman, D/JX 340276, MPK

 BEECHAM, John T, Stoker 2c, D/KX 165664, MPK

 BENEFER, George W, Seaman, RNR, D/X 9502 B, MPK

 BENNETT, Frank B, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 BENSON, Herman, Leading Writer, D/MX 67836, MPK

 BERRY, Joseph, Ty/Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 80971, MPK

 BETTAM, John N, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 246433, MPK

 BILLINS, Albert E, Stoker 2c, D/KX 161653, MPK

 BIRCH, Arthur L, Able Seaman, D/JX 217019, MPK

 BIRCH, John H, Telegraphist, D/JX 149916, MPK

 BIRCHALL, Thomas, Act/Stoker 1c, D/KX 156289, MPK

 BIRD, James P, Telegraphist, D/WRX 388, MPK

 BIRKIN, Leslie, Petty Officer Cook, D/MX 50528, killed

 BISHOP, Maurice J, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 443337, MPK

 BLACKLER, Clarence A, Ty/Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 84526, MPK

 BLAND, Joshua W, Telegraphist, D/SSX 35053, MPK

 BLUCK, Leonard S, Leading Wireman, D/MX 75335, MPK

 BOALER, Desmond, Telegraphist, D/JX 175832, MPK

 BOBBY, Leonard G, Ordinary Signalman, D/JX 340780, MPK

 BODDY, Robert C, Stoker 2c, D/KX 165673, MPK

 BOLTON, Tom, Act/Electrical Artificer 4c, D/KX 157403, MPK

 BOON, Robert, Marine, PLY/X 103134, killed

 BOOTH, Frederick, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, D/KX 93025, killed

 BOWDEN, George, Stoker 2c, D/KX 165371, MPK

 BOWLES, Gordon F C, Ordnance Artificer 4c, D/MX 54018, MPK

 BOYCE, Leicester J, Supply Assistant, D/MX 574117, killed

 BOYLAN, James H, Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 81937, MPK

 BRADBURY, Syndey, Stoker 2c, D/KX 162091, MPK

 BRADFORD, Frank, Mechanician 2c, D/K 62154, killed

 BRANNAN, John, Stoker 2c, D/KX 159941, MPK

 BRAY, Douglas J H, Able Seaman, D/JX 178592, MPK

 BRAY, Douglas R, Engine Room Artificer 3c, D/MX 57738, MPK

 BREW, John, Stoker 2c, D/KX 162311, MPK

 BRIGGS, Frederick G, Ty/Leading Steward, D/LSX 407, MPK

 BRITTLE, Alfred E, Stoker 2c, D/KX 161655, MPK

 BROWN, Andrew W, Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 82060, MPK

 BROWN, Harry, Ty/Petty Officer Telegraphist, D/JX 136941, MPK

 BROWN, Harry M, Stoker 2c, D/KX 140790, MPK

 BUCKLEY, Harold, Ty/Act/Petty Officer, D/JX 135522, MPK

 BUCKLEY, John T, Able Seaman, D/JX 284056, MPK

 BULLOUGH, James, Leading Coder, D/JX 272408, MPK

 BUNGAY, Philip G, Musician, RMB/X 112, MPK

 BUNN, Louis L, Able Seaman, C/JX 351947, killed

 BURFOOT, Thomas G, Act/Corporal, RM, PLY/X 2793, MPK

 BURKE, William, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, D/KX 89676, MPK

 BURNAGE, Eric A, Musician, RMB/X 1510, MPK

 BURROWS, William A, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 417950, MPK

 CADWALLADER, Sidney, Ordnance Mechanic 4c, D/MX 88419, MPK

 CAFFREY, Christopher, Stoker 1c, D/KX 86932, MPK

 CAHILL, Vincent, Junior Canteen Assistant, C/NX 796, MPK

 CAIRNS, Frederick, Chief Petty Officer Stoker (Pens), D/K 55223, killed

 CAMERON, David L, Ordnance Mechanic 4c, D/MX 75978, killed

 CARLOW, William H, Stoker 2c, D/KX 162101, MPK

 CARR, Donald E, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 246438, MPK

 CARSON, Hugh, Able Seaman, D/JX 257519, MPK

 CARVER, John C, Lieutenant, MPK

 CATCHLOVE, Reginald E E, Able Seaman, D/JX 347126, MPK

 CHADWICK, Collinnson, Electrical Artificer 4c, D/MX 102245, MPK

 CHAPMAN, Lionel R, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 393291, MPK

 CHARNOCK, John W, Ty/Petty Officer, D/SSX 15431, MPK

 CHEGWIN, Ernest L, Ty/Leading Stoker, D/KX 95986, MPK

 CHIVERS, Joseph, Marine, PLY/X 101483, MPK

 CLAGUE, Thomas A, Wireman, D/MX 74736, killed

 CLARK, Charles, Coder, D/JX 293924, MPK

 CLARKSON, Alfred, Stoker 2c, D/KX 157520, MPK

 CLAYTON, Derrick, Stoker 1c, D/SKX 1281, MPK

 CLAYTON, Donald J, Boy 1c, D/JX 246429, MPK

 CLAYTON, George, Able Seaman, D/JX 256864, MPK

 CLAYTON, William, Ordinary Telegraphist, D/JX 341388, killed

 CLEGG, Peter, Wireman, D/MX 102660, MPK

 COATES, Gordon J, Shipwright 3c, D/MX 56592, MPK

 COLLINS, Cecil E, Steward, D/LX 23524, MPK

 COLLINS, Richard, Petty Officer, D/JX 141864, MPK

 COOPER, Frederick B, Act/Leading Telegraphist, D/JX 194761, killed

 CORRIDON, Donald S, Signalman, D/JX 295350, MPK

 COSGROVE, James, Ordinary Telegraphist, D/JX 402910, MPK

 CROWLEY, James W, Ordinary Telegraphist, D/JX 361599, MPK

 CROWTHER, Geoffrey C, Able Seaman, D/JX 290700, MPK

 CUNNINGHAM, Alexander, Stoker 2c, D/KX 140831, MPK

 CURTIS, Ronald A, Able Seaman, D/SSX 26321, MPK

 DAVID, Mansel, Able Seaman, D/JX 168463, MPK

 DAVIS, Hugh de L N, Act/Surgeon Lieutenant Commander, RNVR, MPK

 DIAMOND, Roy A, Coder, D/JX 256689, MPK

 DICKSON, Arthur C, Paymaster Commander, MPK

 DISBURY, George, Able Seaman, RFR, D/J 51825, killed

 DISHON, Reginald W, Marine, PLY/X 2067, MPK

 DISLEY, Edward, Able Seaman, P/JX 355031, killed

 DOBSON, Douglas, Ty/Leading Stoker, D/KX 96247, MPK

 DOBSON, William J, Leading Supply Assistant, D/MX 68963, killed

 DOCHERTY, James, Able Seaman, P/JX 296421, MPK

 DODDS, Victor E, Telegraphist, C/JX 327371, MPK

 DONOVAN, Dennis L, Marine, PLY/X 107819, MPK

 DOWN, Geoffrey, Signalman, D/JX 229485, MPK

 DRAKE, James, Musician, RMB/X 1930, killed

 DUCKETT, Idwal, Able Seaman, D/JX 290422, MPK

 DUDFIELD, James E, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 563392, MPK

 DUKE, Peter F, Lieutenant, MPK

 DUNCAN, Hector, Able Seaman, D/JX 257943, killed

 DUXBURY, Herbert L J, Band Corporal, RMB/X 83, MPK

 ECKERSLEY, Charles, Able Seaman, P/JX 345292, MPK

 EDMEADES, Sydney A, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, D/JX 285001, killed

 EDMONDS, Herbert W, Ty/Petty Officer Writer, D/MX 68499, MPK

 EDMUNDS, Morgan, Stoker 1c, D/KX 137020, MPK

 EDWARDS, Walter, Ordnance Mechanic 4c, D/MX 102701, MPK

 ELLIOTT, Samuel J K G, Ty/Act/Warrant Electrician, MPK

 EVANS, Arthur, Stoker 1c (Pens), D/K 63488, MPK

 FAKE, Donald J, Musician, RMB/X 1494, killed

 FALLON, John, Marine, PLY/X 2293, MPK

 FAULKNER, David G, Able Seaman, P/JX 349296, MPK

 FELINE, Robert G, Ordinary Telegraphist, D/JX 361557, MPK

 FENDER, Stanley, Leading Cook (S), D/MX 70976, MPK

 FILLERY, Sidney A, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 563603, MPK

 FINCH, Reginald G, Ty/Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 82857, MPK

 FINNEY, Robert, Able Seaman, D/JX 305778, killed

 FISHER, Peter, Act/Ordnance Artificer 4c, D/MX 58872, MPK

 FISHER, Stanley E, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 FIVEASH, Ronald H, Electrical Artificer 4c, D/MX 73816, killed

 FOLEY, Daniel J, Engine Room Artificer 3c, D/MX 53836, MPK

 FRENCH, Norman, Cook (O), D/MX 106130, MPK

 FROGGART, Maurice R, Ordinary Telegraphist, D/JX 361487, MPK

 FULHAM, Herbert D, Act/Stoker 1c, D/KX 156304, MPK

 GALE, William N, Chief Petty Officer Cook, D/MX 75494, MPK

 GARNER, Thomas C, Able Seaman, D/JX 287976, MPK

 GEORGE, John I, Ty/Supply Petty Officer, D/MX 52755, MPK

 GIBSON, Kenneth, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 396042, MPK

 GIBSON, William C, Marine, PLY/X 2761, MPK

 GILBOURNE, Dan, Stoker 1c, D/SKX 966, MPK

 GILES, Geoffrey L, Lieutenant (E), MPK

 GIRDWOOD, Ronald, Telegraphist, D/JX 188431, MPK

 GLEADELL, Owen P, Ty/Act/Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 86331, MPK

 GLOVER, Alban J, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 203276, MPK

 GOODENOUGH, Peter, Act/Leading Seaman, P/JX 296061, killed

 GOULDING, Stanley, Ordinary Telegraphist, D/JX 361561, MPK

 GRANT, John F, Ty/Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 79911, MPK

 GRAY, Frank, Able Seaman, D/JX 195211, MPK

 GRAY, John McL, Able Seaman, D/JX 363410, MPK

 GRAY, Sydney, Able Seaman (Pens), D/JX 161461, MPK

 GREAVES, James, Blacksmith 3c, D/MX 56856, MPK

 GREEN, Edwin C, Able Seaman, D/JX 302996, MPK

 GREENLAND, John S E, Able Seaman, P/JX 300053, MPK

 GREENWELL, John B, Able Seaman, P/JX 372586, MPK

 GRUNDY, William J, Able Seaman, D/JX 284218, MPK

 GWYNN, Charles G, Ty/Act/Lieutenant Commander, RNVR, DOW

 HADWIN, Wilfred E, Assistant Steward, D/LX 30915, MPK

 HAINES, William T, Able Seaman, D/JX 305731, MPK

 HALLAM, Ernest, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 417634, MPK

 HAMILTON, Edward J, Able Seaman, D/JX 186846, MPK

 HAMILTON, John D, Commander (E), killed

 HAMPTON, Alfred C, Chief Yeoman of Signals, D/JX 133785, MPK

 HANSARD, John W, Stoker 1c, D/KX 136986, MPK

 HARPER, Thomas G, Act/Engine Room Artificer 4c, D/MX 102904, killed

 HARRIS, Edward G, Wireman, D/MX 509564, MPK

 HARRIS, Ernest G, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 363506, MPK

 HARRIS, George T, Able Seaman, D/JX 286395, MPK

 HARRISON, Cecil, Petty Officer, D/JX 128600, MPK

 HARRISON, Kenneth G, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 417392, killed

 HARROLD, Kenneth I, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 47624, killed

 HARROLD, William J, Telegraphist, D/JX 184570, MPK

 HARTLEY, William, Act/Stoker 1c, D/KX 152486, MPK

 HARTREE, Thomas G, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 418771, MPK

 HAWKINS, Walter G, Musician, RMB/X 750, MPK

 HAWLEY, Stanley R, Able Seaman, P/JX 310996, MPK

 HAYES, Griffith W, Stoker 1c, D/KX 136985, MPK

 HAYNES, Graham G, Marine, PLY/X 107844, MPK

 HEARN, Leslie W, Ty/Sick Berth Petty Officer, D/MX 82454, MPK

 HEMSLEY, George, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, D/SSX 22338, MPK

 HENDY, Wilfred A, Boy 1c, D/JX 246412, MPK

 HENRY, James, Wireman, D/MX 506376, MPK

 HERBERT, John W, Coder, D/JX 342996, killed

 HILL, William E, Engine Room Artificer 2c, D/MX 51438, MPK

 HINGSTON, George A, Able Seaman, D/SSX 19555, MPK

 HOLDEN, John M, Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 81361, MPK

 HOLDING, Arnold, Marine, PLY/X 103541, killed

 HOLLINGDALE, Arthur J, Gunner, MPK

 HOLMES, Robert, Wireman, D/MX 509681, MPK

 HOOPER, Albert H, Stoker 2c, D/KX 159520, MPK

 HORNE, Dennis W, Lieutenant, MPK

 HOWARD, John C, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, D/JX 238175, MPK

 HOWE, Reuben J, Steward, D/LX 31188, MPK

 HOWELL, Norman, Able Seaman, P/JX 298018, MPK

 HOYLE, Harold, Marine, PLY/X 107600, MPK

 HUGHES, Bernard, Assistant Cook, D/MX 121776, MPK

 HUGHES, Ivor, Ty/Sick Berth Petty Officer, D/MX 51599, MPK

 HUGHES, William F H, Chief Petty Officer Stoker Petty Officer, D/K 63915, MPK

 HULLEY, Kenneth, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 421076, MPK

 HULMES, Frederick, Stoker 1c, D/KX 138536, MPK

 HUMBLE, Stanley, Leading Seaman, P/JX 192889, MPK

 HUNTER, Thomas N, Ordnance Artificer 5c, D/MX 102217, MPK

 HURSON, Vincent, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 344424, MPK

 HURST, Kenneth, Able Seaman, D/JX 217149, MPK

 HURST, William, Stoker 1c, D/KX 133373, MPK

 INNES, Henry, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 349465, MPK

 ISGROVE, Norman C, Act/Chief Engine Room Artificer 2c (Pens), D/M 14532, MPK

 JACKLAND, John A, Able Seaman, D/JX 287745, MPK

 JACKMAN, Joseph, Ty/Act/Leading Signalman, D/SSX 26872, MPK

 JACKSON, William, Stoker 2c, D/KX 162043, MPK

 JAMES, Donald, Supply Assistant, D/SMX 353, MPK

 JAMES, Douglas W, Able Seaman, P/JX 298020, MPK

 JAYNE, James H, Petty Officer, D/JX 131750, MPK

 JENKS, Eric, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 419472, killed

 JEWES, John F, Able Seaman, P/JX 298364, MPK

 JONES, Frank, Able Seaman (Pens), D/J 22492, killed

 JONES, Gwilym A, Able Seaman, D/JX 176162, MPK

 JONES, Stanley A, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 421649, MPK

 JORDON, William J, Petty Officer Cook, D/MX 48076, MPK

 JOYCE, John L, Able Seaman, D/SSX 20230, MPK

 JULL, Thomas E, Able Seaman, D/JX 284130, MPK

 KANE, Joseph H, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 363846, killed

 KAYS, Gerard, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 419083, MPK

 KELLY, John R, Ty/Leading Stoker, D/KX 99119, MPK

 KEMP, David, Marine, PLY/X 101559, MPK

 KEMPTHRONE, Humphrey de B, Surgeon Commander, MPK

 KENEALY, Nicholas, Stoker 2c, D/KX 162344, MPK

 KNIGHT, Charles, Able Seaman, D/JX 257989, MPK

 LAWRIE, John E, Ty/Petty Officer Steward, D/LX 24690, MPK

 LAWSON, David C, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 421609, killed

 LEE, Ivor J, Act/Stoker 1c, D/KX 157032, MPK

 LEONARD, James P, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, D/SSX 18313, MPK

 LEVENTHORPE, John M, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 LEVERETT, Ian D, Lieutenant (E), MPK

 LEWIN, Aleck V, Petty Officer Steward, D/LX 23143, MPK

 LEWIS, William L L, Stoker 2c, D/KX 165988, MPK

 LITTLE, John W, Ty/Act/Paymaster Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, killed

 LITTLEWOOD, Kenneth, Leading Canteen Assistant, C/NX 972, MPK

 LIVERTON, William G, Able Seaman, D/JX 163841, killed

 LIVESEY, Thomas, Act/Warrant Mechanician, MPK

 LLOYD, Ivor, Marine, PLY/X 101607, MPK

 LOCKE, Ronald, Canteen Assistant, C/NX 1689, killed

 LOCKLEY, Ernest J, Stoker 2c, D/KX 155210, MPK

 LOCKWOOD, Eric N, Mechanician 1c, D/KX 76797, MPK

 LOFTHOUSE, John F S, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, D/KX 134641, MPK

 LOUGHLIN, Samuel, Ty/Sergeant, RM, PLY/X 1598, MPK

 LOVE, Robert B, Able Seaman, D/JX 305677, MPK

 LOVE, Robert D H, Stoker 2c, D/KX 162266, MPK

 LOWNDES, Frank H, Schoolmaster, MPK

 LYNSKEY, John, Able Seaman, D/JX 257936, MPK

 MACDONALD, John D, Able Seaman, P/JX 518696, killed

 MACLACHLAN, William, Able Seaman, D/JX 165873, MPK

 MADDEN, Ivor W, Act/Engine Room Artificer 4c, D/MX 55184, killed

 MAIDMENT, John, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 246207, killed

 MAINWARING, Stanley, Able Seaman, D/JX 175625, MPK

 MANNING, Richard J, Sick Berth Attendant, D/MX 84927, killed

 MANSFIELD, Walter H, Stoker 2c, D/KX 162220, MPK

 MARGUERIE, Peter, Able Seaman, D/JX 216441, MPK

 MATHER, George, Able Seaman, D/JX 257819, MPK

 MATTHEW, James L, Able Seaman, D/JX 288585, MPK

 MATTISON, Albert, Able Seaman, D/J 35601, MPK

 MAY, Christopher, Ty/Leading Supply Assistant, D/MX 88210, MPK

 MAY, Kenneth R, Ty/Leading Supply Assistant, D/MX 67815, killed

 MCCOWAN, George, Act/Stoker 1c, D/KX 147721, MPK

 MCGOWAN, Eric, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 563029, killed

 MCKEE, John, Ty/Petty Officer, D/JX 293099, MPK

 MCNEILL, William P, Ty/Leading Stoker, D/KX 90396, MPK

 MCTIGUE, Charles, Ty/Leading Cook, D/MX 80762, MPK

 MEAD, John W, Ty/Act/Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 76759, MPK

 MERCER, John T, Ty/Corporal, RM, PLY/X 2054, MPK

 METHERELL, John, Sailmaker's Mate, D/JX 140337, MPK

 MILLINGTON, Charles, Marine, PLY/X 2502, MPK

 MILLN, George H, Able Seaman, P/JX 341353, MPK

 MILTON, Arthur L, Ty/Supply Petty Officer, D/MX 54131, killed

 MITCHELL, Rev WILLIAM H, Ty/Chaplain, RNVR, killed

 MORGAN, Charles, Able Seaman, D/J 33361, MPK

 MORGAN, John R, Able Seaman, D/JX 230394, killed

 MORRIS, Henry, Mechanician 2c, D/KX 90074, MPK

 MORRIS, Thomas R, Ty/Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 85174, MPK

 MORTON, Eric G N, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, D/JX 125766, MPK

 MOSELEY, Oswald A, Lieutenant, RNR, MPK

 MOTTRAM, Tom, Marine, PLY/X 2614, MPK

 MUIR, William, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 369707, MPK

 MULLINEUX, Bryan M, Ordinary Coder, D/JX 578853, MPK

 MURDEN, John A, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 186313, MPK

 MURPHY, Edward, Able Seaman, D/JX 288823, MPK

 MURPHY, Michael, Able Seaman, D/JX 366088, MPK

 MURPHY, Patrick, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 416730, MPK

 NAGLE, William, Ty/Leading Stoker, D/KX 89303, MPK

 NICHOLLS, George W, Chief Ordnance Artificer, D/M 37231, MPK

 NORMAN, Frank, Electrical Artificer 1c, D/M 33466, MPK

 NORRIS, Jack, Wireman, D/MX 74887, MPK

 OATES, Philip E, Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 O'CONNOR, Peter, Able Seaman, D/JX 257176, MPK

 OFFORD, Claude O, Cook (S), D/MX 86366, MPK

 OWEN, John A, Ty/Act/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 PAGE, Charles H, Plumber 3c, D/MX 66337, MPK

 PAGE, Eric, Ordinary Telegraphist, D/JX 262936, MPK

 PARKER, Albert V, Able Seaman, D/JX 165905, MPK

 PARRY, William R, Stoker 1c, D/KX 137098, MPK

 PAYNE, Dennis R G, Telegraphist, D/JX 251166, MPK

 PEARSE, Arthur D, Able Seaman, D/JX 138935, MPK

 PEATEY, Norman J, Ty/Act/Leading Telegraphist, D/JX 282138, MPK

 PEDRICK, Peter G, Lieutenant (E), MPK

 PENNINGTON, Walter, Stoker 1c, D/SKX 972, MPK

 PERKS, Edmund T, Leading Radio Mechanic, P/MX 124698, MPK

 PHILLIPS, Arthur, Able Seaman, D/JX 176203, MPK

 PHILLIPS, John M, Lieutenant (E), MPK

 PHILP, George S, Able Seaman, D/JX 178568, MPK

 PIESSE, Frederick C, Bandmaster 2c, RMB/2815, MPK

 PIMLOTT, John, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, D/SSX 26481, MPK

 PLANT, James D, Able Seaman, D/JX 171370, MPK

 POLLARD, John C, Marine, PLY/X 107580, MPK

 POUNDS, Jack, Ty/Act/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, killed

 PRICE, Edward, Stoker Petty Officer (Pens), D/K 60321, MPK

 PRIDDEY, Alfred J, Able Seaman, D/SSX 19041, MPK

 PRIDDLE, Albert E, Ty/Act/Petty Officer Telegraphist, D/JX 144981, MPK

 PRINSEN, John, Able Seaman, D/SSX 21255, MPK

 PRITCHARD, Raymond J F, Leading Cook (O), D/MX 83806, MPK

 PURCHASE, Edmund F J, Ty/Act/Stoker Petty Officer, D/MX 89295, MPK

 PURDIE, Archibald D, Cook (O), D/MX 552602, MPK

 QUINN, Harold, Stoker 1c, D/KX 141008, MPK

 RADFORD, Douglas, Stoker 1c, D/KX 137039, MPK

 REES, Horace J, Warrant Shipwright, MPK

 REES, Thomas A E, Able Seaman (Pens), D/J 24241, MPK

 REID, John, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 563458, MPK

 REYNOLDS, Mervyn, Able Seaman, D/JX 178507, killed

 REYNOLDS, Wilfred P, Mechanician 2c, D/KX 85669, MPK

 RHYS, Edward, Stoker 1c, D/KX 128605, MPK

 RICHARDS, John R, Stoker 1c, D/KX 129522, MPK

 RICHE, William H T, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 369672, MPK

 RILEY, John B, Able Seaman, D/JX 176204, killed

 RITCHIE, Reginald C, Able Seaman, D/JX 150300, MPK

 ROBERTS, Clifford E, Marine, PLY/X 4181, killed

 ROBERTS, Jack D, Act/Leading Seaman, P/JX 299067, MPK

 ROBERTS, Norman J, Able Seaman, P/JX 362935, killed

 ROBERTSON, David, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, D/KX 90441, MPK

 ROBERTSON, John H C, Act/Leading Seaman, P/JX 259211, MPK

 ROBINSON, Charles F, Ty/Act/Petty Officer, D/J 103455, MPK

 ROBINSON, James, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 422288, MPK

 ROCHFORD, Thomas, Chief Petty Officer Stoker Petty Officer, D/X 61034, MPK

 ROLFE, James H J, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 519272, MPK

 ROSE, Harold E, Engine Room Artificer 1c, D/MX 47336, MPK

 ROWSE, Ernest R S, Sergeant, RM, PLY/X 146, MPK

 RUNDLE, Leslie W, Marine, PLY/X 101557, MPK

 RUSSELL, Joseph, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 444532, MPK

 RUSSELL, Lelsie L, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, C/KX 95970, MPK

 SANDERSON, Thomas H, Petty Officer, D/JX 135324, MPK

 SAWYER, Kenneth S, Musician, RMB/X 130, MPK

 SAYLES, William, Marine, PLY/X 107585, MPK

 SCAMP, Cyril R, Ordinary Signalman, D/JX 194812, MPK

 SCHOLES, Ronald, Electrical Artificer 4c, D/MX 86973, MPK

 SCOTT, Edward E, Marine, PLY/X 107839, MPK

 SCOTT, John, Ty/Leading Cook (O), D/MX 82281, MPK

 SEWELL, Albert S G, Able Seaman, D/JX 164396, MPK

 SHEPPARD, Joseph, Stoker 2c, D/KX 161990, MPK

 SHERET, Alexander A B, Able Seaman (Pens), D/J 38937, MPK

 SHIPP, Albert M, Ordnance Mechanic 4c, D/MX 89562, killed

 SIDEBOTTOM, Walter, Able Seaman, D/JX 257362, MPK

 SILK, William, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, D/KX 114319, MPK

 SIMPSON, William, Able Seaman, D/JX 286572, MPK

 SIMPSON, William D, Petty Officer Wireman, D/MX 90390, MPK

 SINCLAIR, Brian S, Act/Engine Room Artificer 4c, D/MX 55212, MPK

 SMALLEY, Fred T, Ty/Petty Officer Writer, D/MX 81643, MPK

 SMALLEY, Richmond, Act/Engine Room Artificer 4c, D/MX 75813, killed

 SMETHHURST, Donald H, Ordinary Signalman, C/JX 358975, MPK 

 SMITH, George C W, Ordnance Artificer 3c, D/MX 52505, MPK

 SMITH, Stanley F, Stoker 2c, D/KX 162149, MPK

 SMITH, Thomas W, Mechanician 1c, D/KX 81838, MPK

 SMITHIES, Harold F, Ty/Petty Officer, D/JX 138674, MPK

 SNEDDEN, William, Stoker 2c, D/KX 161544, MPK

 SNOWBALL, William, Musician, RMB/X 1461, MPK

 SOMERS, Henry, Stoker 1c, D/KX 134952, killed

 SPEER, Frank, Able Seaman, P/JX 361848, MPK

 STANSFIELD, Harold, Able Seaman, D/JX 284545, killed

 STAPLES, Ernest E, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 417332, MPK

 STAPLETON, Thomas, Marine, PLY/X 101550, MPK

 STEAD, Rowland, Stoker 2c, D/KX 162074, MPK

 STEEDMAN, William N, Ty/Petty Officer Telegraphist (Pens), D/J 33199, MPK

 STEELE, William J, Able Seaman, D/SR 8827, MPK

 STEGGLE, Wallace A, Able Seaman, D/JX 175718, MPK

 STEPHENS, Thomas C, Ty/Chief Mechanician, D/KX 79713, MPK

 STEVENS, Victor C, Ordinary Signalman, D/JX 177465, MPK

 STEWART, Meynell M, Leading Wireman, D/MX 75091, MPK

 STEWART, Walter, Ty/Act/Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 88684, MPK

 STORER, Samuel C, Supply Assistant, D/MX 578288, MPK

 STRONG, Trevor H, Stoker 1c, D/KX 137048, MPK

 SULLIVAN, Patrick J, Assistant Steward, D/LX 528626, MPK

 SWANBOROUGH, Peter, Shipwright 4c, D/MX 74526, MPK

 SWANN, Herbert F, Stoker 2c, D/KX 161713, MPK

 SYMONS, Charles J, Chief Electrical Artificer 2c, D/M 39327, MPK

 TAPP, William E, Chief Yeoman of Signals (Pens), D/J 91677, MPK

 TAYLOR, Abraham N, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, D/SSX 22634, killed

 TAYLOR, Kenneth, Able Seaman, D/JX 162177, MPK

 THOMAS, Albert M, Able Seaman, P/JX 206303, MPK

 THOMAS, Alcwyn L, Supply Assistant, D/MX 67820, MPK

 THOMAS, Frank, Regulating Petty Officer, D/MX 74113, killed

 THOMAS, Owen G, Leading Writer, D/MX 105408, MPK

 THOMAS, Ronald, Stoker 1c, D/KX 121839, MPK

 THOMPSON, Fred, Stoker 1c, D/KX 138547, MPK

 THOMPSON, James F, Electrical Mechanic 4c, D/MX 94214, MPK

 THOMPSON, William R, Wireman, D/MX 74348, MPK

 THORNTON, Arthur G, Stoker 1c, D/K 62987, MPK

 THORNTON, William, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 422632, MPK

 TOMKINS, Kenneth F N, Able Seaman, D/JX 216437, MPK

 TOOZER, Arthur S C, Able Seaman, D/JX 285701, killed

 TOWERS, Herbert, Able Seaman, D/JX 257673, MPK

 TRAYNOR, John, Marine, PLY/X 101555, MPK

 TRETHOWAN, William J, Marine, PLY/X 101542, killed

 TRICKETT, Harvey, Stoker 2c, D/KX 161551, MPK

 TRIGGER, John F, Wireman, D/MX 72702, MPK

 TRUSCOTT, Arthur V, Leading Seaman, D/J 113884, MPK

 TURNER, Frederick G, Mechanician 2c, D/KX 85091, MPK

 TURNER, Harold R G, Petty Officer Telegraphist, D/J 113715, MPK

 TURNER, Leonard G, Ty/Paymaster Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, killed

 VENESS, Henry F J, Marine, PLY/X 2886, MPK

 VOELCKER, George A W, Captain, killed

 WALKER, David F, Able Seaman, D/SSX 33793, killed

 WALKER, Frank, Wireman, D/MX 65737, MPK

 WALKER, Kenneth, Stoker 1c, D/SKX 1282, MPK

 WALLIS, Frederick G, Marine, PLY/X 1751, MPK

 WALTERS, Edward G, Stoker Petty Officer (Pens), D/K 59395, MPK

 WARD, John, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, D/JX 175302, MPK

 WARDEN, Frederick, Marine, PLY/X 1629, MPK

 WARFIELD, William E, Able Seaman, D/JX 246357, MPK

 WARMAN, Frederick J, Able Seaman, D/JX 175294, MPK

 WATERS, Johnny, Marine, PLY/X 101624, MPK

 WATTS, Arthur L, Chief Petty Officer Telegraphist (Pens), D/J 41569, MPK

 WEBSTER, Albert, Engine Room Artificer 3c, D/MX 65348, MPK

 WEBSTER, John, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, D/KX 113187, MPK

 WELLENS, Thomas, Act/Engine Room Artificer 4c, D/MX 74832, killed

 WELLS, Ronald P, Able Seaman, P/JX 299071, MPK

 WETHERS, David, Able Seaman, D/JX 254935, MPK

 WHALLEY, William L, Able Seaman, P/JX 415140, MPK

 WHARTON, Ronald, Engine Room Artificer 3c, RNVR, D/MD/X 1478, killed

 WHEELWRIGHT, Rex, Ty/Leading Seaman, D/JX 154096, MPK

 WHITE, John E, Supply Assistant, D/MX 68473, MPK

 WHITEHEAD, Leslie H, Ty/Chief Engine Room Artificer, D/MX 48918, MPK

 WIGMORE, Reginald J, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, C/JX 129548, MPK

 WILDIN, Walter T R, Gunner, MPK

 WILLIAMS, Aubrey H, Ty/Chief Engine Room Artificer, D/MX 48575, MPK

 WILLIAMS, George F, Canteen Assistant, C/NX 974, MPK

 WILLIAMS, Harold, Marine, PLY/X 1117, MPK

 WILLIAMS, Leonard L, Coder, D/JX 356703, MPK

 WILLIAMS, Michael J, Ty/Act/Gunner (T), MPK

 WILLIAMS, Oswald T, Act/Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 85160, MPK

 WILLIS, Arthur W, Able Seaman, P/JX 299074, killed

 WILLS, Albert H, Engine Room Artificer 3c, D/MX 60514, MPK

 WILSON, Allan, Stoker Petty Officer (Pens), D/K 63896, MPK

 WILSON, Frank R, Able Seaman, P/JX 327676, MPK

 WINNINGTON, Harold, Stoker 2c, D/KX 162000, MPK

 WIVELL, John C, Chief Petty Officer Cook, D/M 38626, MPK

 WRIGHT, Henry, Joiner 3c, D/MX 61101, MPK

 YOUNG, Alfred T, Stoker 2c, D/KX 162164, killed


Cromarty, ship loss

 BARBER, Jack, Stoker 1c, D/KX 101547, MPK

 BARMBY, Edwin R, Able Seaman, P/JX 275326, MPK

 BARRETT, David C, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 COLUMBUS, Harold W, Signalman, P/JX 325706, DOW

 COOPER, James J, Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 82197, MPK

 COX, Richard E, Ty/Act/Warrant Engineer, MPK

 DICKENS, James W, Ty/Leading Cook (S), C/MX 72720, MPK

 FERNIE, Thomas E, Ty/Act/Lieutenant, RNR, MPK

 GALLAGHER, Peter J, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 157769, MPK

 GIBBONS, Horace N, Ty/Petty Officer, C/JX 137860, MPK

 JONES, William, Ty/Act/Leading Telegraphist, D/SSX 34120, MPK

 LEEWORTHY, Frederick W D, Ty/Leading Seaman, D/J 97504, MPK

 MOORFIELD, John A, Coder, D/JX 293565, MPK

 O'BRIEN, Melvin E, Able Seaman, D/SSX 24305, MPK

 PINCKNEY, Erlysman P H, Act/Commander

 (Hannibal, O/P), MPK


Cromarty, ship loss

 ROBERTSON, David D, Stoker 1c, C/KX 130280, MPK

 TASSELL, Alan, Able Seaman, D/KX 99367, MPK

 TROKE, Walter E, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 TRUELOVE, Stanley, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 419878, MPK

 WATKINS, Harry, Ty/Act/Petty Officer Telegraphist, D/JX 155532, MPK


Drake, road accident

 HOWLEY, William, Act/Leading Seaman, D/JX 167972, killed


Hurworth, ship loss

 DEVEY, Alfred, Able Seaman, D/JX 158054, DOW


LCI(L).309, ship loss

 BLAKE, Kenneth, Petty Officer Telegraphist, P/SSX 27439, killed

 CUNNINGHAM, Eric W, Telegraphist, RNVR, C/LD/X 5510, MPK

 DAVIES, George F, Able Seaman, P/JX 385738, MPK

 PICKSTONE, Joseph, Stoker 2c, D/KX 140309, MPK


Limbourne, ship loss

 BAGSHAW, John, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 364014, MPK

 BARLOW, Robert F, Surgeon Lieutenant, MPK

 BARNBY, Albert, Able Seaman, P/JX 262869, MPK

 BEATTIE, James McD, Able Seaman, P/JX 148982, MPK

 BONWICK, Francis H L, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 380180, MPK

 BOYLE, Walter, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 387047, MPK

 BRAY, Bernard, Coder, P/JX 356332, MPK

 BULLMORE, Jonathan C, Leading Cook (S), P/MX 59304, MPK

 CARTER, George H, Able Seaman, P/JX 140719, MPK

 CODDINGTON, Derek, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 393944, MPK

 COLEBROOK, Arthur C, Leading Cook (O), P/MX 78466, MPK

 DEVINE, John M, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 363182, MPK

 DOBBY, Philip, Act/Leading Signalman, RNVR, P/LD/X 3972, MPK

 DUNNING, Arthur, Act/Petty Officer, P/JX 158504, MPK

 EDGAR, Douglas, Stoker 2c, P/KX 527738, MPK

 ELVERY, Anthony C, Able Seaman, P/JX 234961, MPK

 EVANS, Charles E, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 297088, MPK

 FINNINGHAM, David McK, Steward, P/LX 29002, MPK

 FRANCIS, Robert L, Able Seaman, P/JX 364019, MPK

 GIBBONS, Ronald E, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 389485, MPK

 GORING, Albert F, Leading Steward, P/LX 29888, MPK

 HAYES, Joseph T, Telegraphist, P/JX 341090, MPK

 HIGGINBOTHAM, Thomas L, Stoker 2c, P/KX 156852, MPK

 HURST, William G C, Stoker Petty Officer, P/KX 81593, MPK

 JAMIESON, Thomas, Stoker 1c, P/KX 147277, MPK

 JONES, Arthur, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 515438, MPK

 MACPHERSON, Angus, Telegraphist, P/JX 341229, MPK

 MCROBERTS, Walter, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 364238, MPK

 MORTLOCK, William J, Able Seaman, P/JX 380181, MPK

 O'CONNOR, Kenneth, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 380179, MPK

 ROBERTS, Norman R, Act/Ordnance Mechanic 4c, P/MX 89781, MPK

 SOUTHERN, Gordon W, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 418934, MPK

 TIDY, Charles G, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 380184, MPK

 WARREN, William F, Signalman, P/JX 159719, MPK

 WATKINS, Russell, Able Seaman, P/JX 343788, MPK

 WHITE, Leonard, Stoker 1c, P/KX 146826, MPK

 WHITTON, Edgar, Stoker 1c, P/KX 117808, MPK

 WILLIAMS, William C, Able Seaman, D/JX 176889, MPK

 WILLIAMSON, Thomas W N R, Able Seaman, P/SSX 17974, MPK



 FREEMAN, Roy H, Act/Leading Airman, FAA/FX 91320, killed


Saker, air crash

 WOLFE, Douglas W, Ty/Act/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed



24 October 1943


Congella, steamship

 DRISCOLL, Edward, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 311921, (President III, O/P), MPK

 TURVEY, Sidney J, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 336014, (President III, O/P), MPK

 YOUNGHUSBAND, Robert E, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 335361, (President III, O/P), MPK


Eclipse, ship loss

 AARON, Frederick G, Ty/Stoker Petty Officer, C/KX 79990, MPK

 ADAMS, Denzil, Able Seaman, D/JX 196636, MPK

 ALLEN, William A, Able Seaman, D/J 46213, MPK

 APPLETON, Maynard V, Able Seaman, D/JX 152968, MPK

 ARMSBY, Sidney A, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 417081, MPK

 ARNOLD, Ronald, Able Seaman, D/SSX 20012, MPK

 ATTEY, William, Stoker Petty Officer, D/K 62327, killed

 AVER, Sydney, Act/Leading Telegraphist, D/JX 160509, MPK

 BAKER, George H, Ty/Petty Officer, D/SSX 27349, MPK

 BAYNHAM, Robert J, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, D/SSX 21931, MPK

 BEDFORD, Donald A, Ty/Supply Petty Officer, D/MX 52746, MPK

 BOLTON, William L, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 419102, MPK

 BOOKER, George A, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 416246, MPK

 BOWEN, Thomas J, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, D/JX 142691, MPK

 BOWMAN, Keith D K, Able Seaman, D/JX 250951, MPK

 BROOKS, Percival S, Sick Berth Attendant, D/SBR/X 7956, MPK

 BROWN, Charles C, Act/Leading Seaman, P/JX 253184, MPK

 BROWN, Herbert, Stoker 1c, D/KX 138686, MPK

 BROWN, Joseph, Able Seaman, D/JX 286764, MPK

 BROWNBILL, John, Able Seaman, D/JX 340589, MPK

 BUTT, George D, Able Seaman, D/JX 305063, MPK

 CALDER, Joseph, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, D/SSX 19620, MPK

 CARROLL, John D, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 365882, MPK

 CAYFORD, Hector A, Leading Radio Mechanic, P/MX 116700, MPK

 COOK, Cyril C, Stoker 1c, D/KX 117624, MPK

 COOPER, Albert F, Stoker Petty Officer, D/K 66847, MPK

 COWEN, Arthur G, Stoker 1c, D/KX 108495, MPK

 CROMPTON, William, Leading Seaman, D/J 96722, MPK

 CROSSLEY, Harold, Stoker 1c, D/KX 106253, MPK

 CROWLEY, Thomas, Stoker 1c, D/KX 136113, MPK

 CURRIE, Donald B, Leading Coder, D/JX 152281, MPK

 CURTIS, William F, Able Seaman, D/J 84457, MPK

 CUTHBERTSON, Peter S, Ty/Py/Surgeon Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 DARBY, Ernest W, Able Seaman, D/JX 169164, MPK

 DAVEY, Robert E, Able Seaman, P/JX 343229, MPK

 DAVIS, Ronald H, Petty Officer, D/JX 139977, MPK

 DOWNS, Wilfred J A, Able Seaman, D/JX 366149, MPK

 DUNLOP, Patrick F, Able Seaman, D/JX 363148, MPK

 EDGE, William, Able Seaman, D/JX 285155, MPK

 ELLIS, Edwin, Stoker 1c, D/KX 105544, MPK

 FELTHAM, Sidney W, Assistant Steward, P/LX 24382, MPK

 FERGUSON, Archibald, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 361207, MPK

 FITZGERALD, Michael, Chief Petty Officer Stoker, D/K 57184, MPK

 FOLEY, James, Stoker 1c, D/KX 131906, MPK

 FORTUNE, Eric A, Leading Coder, D/JX 251286, MPK

 FOSTER, Thomas, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 416356, MPK

 GARDINER, Alan G, Able Seaman, D/JX 347290, MPK

 GARRETT, Ewan C, Able Seaman, D/JX 183879, MPK

 GOODE, Leonard, Able Seaman, D/JX 305141, MPK

 GOUDGE, Lawrence H, Able Seaman, D/JX 363065, MPK

 GOWERS, Charles F T, Able Seaman, D/SSX 28688, MPK

 GREGORY, James V, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, D/JX 218842, MPK

 GUYENETTE, George W, Able Seaman, D/J 53298, killed

 HARKINSON, Charles W, Ty/Leading Stoker, D/KX 89059, MPK

 HAWKINS, Joseph F, Able Seaman, C/JX 278576, MPK

 HEAVYSIDE, John W, Commissioned Engineer, MPK

 HENDERSON, David, Able Seaman, D/JX 367842, MPK

 HEYES, Williams, Able Seaman, D/JX 304727, MPK

 HOLDER, William G H, Petty Officer Cook, D/MX 50089, MPK

 HYSLOP, Hugh T, Engine Room Artificer 1c, D/M 5605, MPK

 JOHNSON, Peter C, Stoker 1c, D/KX 137883, MPK

 JONES, George M, Ty/Act/Petty Officer, D/SSX 17997, MPK

 JONES, Herbert W, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, D/JX 139353, MPK

 JONES, John D, Stoker 1c, D/KX 105926, MPK

 JUDD, George F, Able Seaman, D/SSX 12885, MPK

 KAY, John W H, Ordinary Telegraphist, D/JX 386070, MPK

 KIDD, Alfred H, Ordinary Telegraphist, C/JX 325208, MPK

 KILLOW, David, Canteen Manager, C/NX 645691, MPK

 LAIRD, Robert E, Assistant Steward, D/LX 30723, MPK

 LENNOX, William, Able Seaman, D/SSX 18320, MPK

 LEWIS, Richard W, Stoker 1c, D/K 64520, MPK

 LIGHTFOOT, Henry, Ty/Act/Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 88082, MPK

 LOMAS, Jesse, Able Seaman, D/KX 285283, MPK

 LOWE, Walter, Able Seaman, D/JX 303518, MPK

 MAINE, Francis W, Stoker 1c, D/KX 148130, MPK

 MAYHEW, Norman K, Able Seaman, P/JX 243189, MPK

 MCGANN, John, Stoker 1c, D/KX 152263, MPK

 MCPHERSON, Robert J, Ty/Act/Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 85045, MPK

 MERCER, Alfred, Stoker 1c, D/KX 99697, MPK

 MILTON, Stanley, Stoker 1c, D/KX 138602, MPK

 MINERS, John H, Electrical Artificer 3c, D/MX 51165, MPK

 MOULE, William K, Stoker 1c, D/KX 132014, MPK

 OSBORNE, William E, Able Seaman, D/J 20867, MPK

 PALMER, Edmund, Petty Officer, D/JX 135752, killed

 PARKS, John E, Able Seaman, RNVR, D/MD/X 2714, MPK

 PAYNE, Ralph, Signalman, D/JX 278334, MPK

 PERT, Henry H, Engine Room Artificer 3c, D/MX 51277, MPK

 POWER, Albert E, Act/Able Seaman, C/JX 338839, MPK

 PRIOR, Albert J F, Stoker 1c, D/KX 128650, MPK

 PYLE, Stephen C, Able Seaman, D/J 30225, MPK

 RICE, Edward G, Stores Assistant, D/MX 80722, MPK

 RICHARDS, Stephen M, Ty/Act/Petty Officer, D/JX 149884, MPK

 ROBINSON, George, Ty/Petty Officer Telegraphist, D/J 108150, MPK

 ROBINSON, Norman, Act/Leading Stoker, D/KX 80092, MPK

 SANT, Joseph G, Stoker 1c, D/KX 108196, MPK

 SCHOFIELD, Richard E, Able Seaman, D/JX 347211, MPK

 SHAW, Albert, Stoker 1c, D/KX 118305, MPK

 SHEILS, John P, Telegraphist, D/JX 199449, MPK

 SHIELDS, George C, Able Seaman, D/J 20135, MPK

 SIMMANCE, John C, Act/Ordnance Artificer 4c, D/MX 57672, MPK

 SIMMONS, John, Ty/Leading Seaman, D/JX 161208, MPK

 SINGLETON, Kenneth W A, Able Seaman, D/JX 325725, MPK

 SKINNER, John H, Able Seaman, D/JX 211200, MPK

 SLEEMAN, Lewis J, Signalman, D/SSX 25405, MPK

 SPENCER, Harold C, Able Seaman, D/SSX 20853, MPK

 SURRIDGE, Francis E, Able Seaman, D/JX 349984, MPK

 SYMONS, Douglas B, Ty/Lieutenant, RCNVR, MPK

 TAYLOR, Harry J, Able Seaman, D/JX 347373, MPK

 TAYLOR, James, Stoker 1c, D/KX 132258, MPK

 THOMAS, David C, Leading Seaman, D/SSX 28474, MPK

 THOMAS, Roy, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 416194, MPK

 THOMAS, Walter E, Able Seaman, C/JX 192828, MPK

 TODD, Percy, Commodore, MPK

 TOWERS, Alan C, Ty/Act/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 WAY, Vincent H, Stoker 1c, D/KX 154580, MPK

 WESTLAKE, Stanley A W, Chief Engine Room Artificer, D/M 3299, killed

 WHITTON, James H, Able Seaman, D/JX 339485, MPK

 WILLCOCKS, Francis T, Stoker Petty Officer, D/K 57449, MPK

 YOUNG, Wilfred L, Ty/Act/Leading Telegraphist, D/J 69055, MPK


FAA, 736 Sqn, Heron, air crash

 BROAD, Philip J G, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


Grasshopper, as POW

 COPPING, Norman, Act/Leading Stoker, P/KX 86161, died



 VAN DAM, Anton G, Leading Seaman Warrant Officer (Dutch rating), N 8023 D (RNethN), died


Kongoni, illness

 WARNE, Arthur F, Supply Chief Petty Officer, D/MX 46782, died


Limbourne, ship loss

 GILES, Eric, Act/Chief Petty Officer, P/KX 149923, DOW

 VINEY, Edward C, Able Seaman, P/J 45558, DOW


Pembroke, illness

 ROBERTSON, Edward E, Leading Seaman, C/J 104614, died


Prince Albert

 SULLIVAN, Dennis, Able Seaman, P/JX 274612, DOWS


RM Chatham Division, accident

 CUREL, Victor J, Ty/Armourer, CH/20898, killed



25 October 1943


Drumheller (RCN)

 FREURE, James R, Coder, V 38509 (RCNVR), killed


Eaglet, illness

 FITZMAURICE, Sir Raymond, Vice Admiral, died


MGB.607, surface action

 FAIRHOLM, Norman, Telegraphist, C/JX 196322, killed

 HOCKLEY, Henry J, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 383344, killed

 LITTLE, Robert, Able Seaman, P/JX 322584, killed

 ROACH, Winfred P, Able Seaman, D/JX 142841, killed

 WILKINS, Kenneth V, Able Seaman, P/JX 383041, killed



 TREW, Gordon S, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, killed


MTB.669, ship loss

 AUSTIN, Idris M, Able Seaman, D/JX 191970, DOW



 BAILEY, Horace C W, Chief Engine Room Artificer, P/M 11652, died


Perth (RAN), as POW

 DUNDON, Roy, Stoker 2c, W 2173 (RANR), died



 SAYERS, Alfred A B, Seaman, LT/JX 217879, MPK


Sultan, as POW

 BACK, Percy G E, Marine, PLY/21505, (ex-Prince of Wales), died


William Stephen, ship loss

 ANDERSON, Robert A, Signalman, RNPS, LT/JX 250833, MPK

 DYE, Edward H, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 227384, MPK

 GLENTWORTH, Henry, 2nd Hand, RNR, LT/5891 D, MPK

 JOSEPH, Coleman, Steward, LT/LX 27768, MPK

 MCCLOUD, John W, Engineman, LT/KX 103113, MPK

 MCKAY, Hugh, Telegraphist, LT/JX 341159, MPK

 MCLEOD, Murdo, Leading Seaman, RNR (PS), LT/X 21428 A, killed

 MILES, William J, Leading Cook, LT/MX 82608, MPK

 MILNE, Peter, Seaman, LT/JX 206505, MPK

 MOULDS, Maurice, Seaman, LT/JX 383029, MPK

 NOBLE, Harry S, Engineman, LT/KX 130934, MPK

 PECK, James E, Ty/Skipper, RNR, killed

 SALENIUS, Samuel, Skipper, RNR, MPK

 STONE, Frank, Stoker, LT/KX 128812, MPK

 TEMPLE, Thomas, Seaman, LT/JX 257105, MPK

 VICKERS, John, Stoker, LT/KX 129452, MPK



26 October 1943


FAA, 791 Sqn, Condor, air crash

 KIRBY, Donald G, Ty/Act/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


Gascony, steamship, drowning

 GARDNER, George W, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 338471, died


Kongoni, illness

 DONALDSON, Thomas E K, Commander, died


LCI(L).309, ship loss

 JONES, Philip, Stoker 1c, D/KX 129336, DOW


ML.579, ship loss

 BAIN, James, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 COOKE, John M, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 SANDISON, Francis A, Able Seaman, C/SSX 25956, killed


Royal Arthur, illness

 MILNER, John H, Signalman, P/JX 617203, died


Victory, accident

 MORRISSEY, James P, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 521438, killed


Waxwing, illness

 MARTIN, Lillian, Leading WRNS, R/WRNS 30102, died



27 October 1943



 LEE, Ernest T, Leading Seaman, RNR (PS), LT/X 20763 A, died


Highflyer, illness

 HAYES, Vivian F, Leading Sick Berth Attendant, C/MX 82926, died


Philante, illness

 BELL, Walter H, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 157200, died


RM Chatham Division, illness

 RHODES, Charles A, Marine, CH/13759, died


Vanessa, lost overboard

 SHARPLES, Kenneth, Ordinary Seaman (RDF), P/JX 563837, MPK



 SHUTE, Charles, Electrical Artificer 1c, P/M 35115, died



28 October 1943


Albatross, drowning

 KING, John, Chief Engine Room Artificer, C/MX 50056, DOWS



 POUNTAIN, Thomas H, Ty/Act/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, died


Burges, road accident

 GILLESPIE, James B, Leading Cook, P/MX 70297, killed


FAA, 1832 Sqn, Gannet, air crash

 WARDILL, John N, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


Grebe, accident

 COX, Clifford L, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, killed


Limbourne, ship loss

 OLIVER, George, Leading Stoker, P/KX 91470, DOW


Loyal Friend

 GRIERSON, Robert, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 226428, killed


ML.579, ship loss

 SMITH, Augustus W, Able Seaman, C/JX 39327, DOW


RM Lympstone, illness

 BATE, Marshall, Marine, EX/2099, died



 DEWS, Thomas, Marine, CH/X 113308, died


Southern Cross (RAN), accident

 WATSON, James, Stoker Petty Officer, S 3653 (RANR), killed



29 October 1943


Avalon (RCN)

 SUTHERLAND, Hugh J G, Lieutenant (E), RCN, killed


Dolphin, drowning

 CURRAN, Edward J, Stoker 1c, D/KX 133042, died


Lanka, accident

 BROWN, Evelyn E, Petty Officer WRNS, WA/WRNS 9441, killed


ML.305, illness

 BARDWELL, Sidney T, Petty Officer Motor Mechanic, P/MX 77798, died



 ALLEN, John G, Lieutenant Commander, died


Perth (RAN), as POW

 ANDERSON, Christopher R, Stoker, 24428 (RAN), died



 MORROW, Margaret M, Leading WRNS, WRNS/262, died


Pictou (RCN)

 CALLOWHILL, William H, Coder, V 35422 (RCNVR), killed


Sultan, as POW

 NUGUS, Philip C H, Marine, PLY/X 3177, (ex-Repulse), died



30 October 1943


5 Maritime Regt, RA

 DALEY, George H, Gunner, RA, 13096771, killed

 DEWIS, Frederick G, Gunner, RA, 5960523, killed

 DICK, William L, Gunner, RA, 3189822, killed

 VINE, Albert E, Bombardier, RA, 14294933, killed


Aurora, bombing

 ADAMS, Ernest, Marine, PO/X 113231, killed

 ALLBROOK, Herbert, Marine, PO/X 103084, killed

 ALLEN, Alfred E, Leading Seaman, P/J 72172, killed

 AUSTIN, George, Marine, PO/X 2678, killed

 BATEMAN, John T, Able Seaman, D/JX 255264, killed

 BEARDSMORE, Joseph, Able Seaman, P/JX 325504, killed

 BLANN, Phillip G, Able Seaman, P/J 101167, killed

 BOTTOMLEY, Ronald A, Act/Leading Seaman, P/JX 162559, killed

 BUCHANAN, Henry, Able Seaman, RNVR, P/CD/X 2911, killed

 BULMER, Arthur C R, Able Seaman, P/J 62980, killed

 CHARTER, Sydney, Able Seaman, P/SSX 22510, killed

 DENFORD, Frank V, Able Seaman, P/KX 99832, killed

 DERRICK, John V, Marine, PO/X 3264, killed

 FALSAY, Thomas, Able Seaman, RNVR, P/CD/X 2328, killed

 GALE, George E, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 565625, killed

 GAVIN, Leslie, Able Seaman, P/JX 329939, killed

 GEDDES, James, Able Seaman, P/JX 362597, killed

 GILLIES, Neil M, Ordinary Seaman, D/SSX 35845, killed

 GORDON, Thomas, Ordnance Artificer 4c, P/MX 59183, killed

 GRANTON, William, Able Seaman, P/SSX 29933, killed

 GREENALL, Henry R, Able Seaman, P/JX 325526, killed

 GUNN, Hugh G B, Able Seaman, RNVR, P/ESD/X 1409, killed

 GWYNNE, Alexander, Able Seaman, P/JX 159817, killed

 HEFTI, John L, Ty/Act/Petty Officer, C/SSX 21238, killed

 HIBBERT, William H, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 349089, killed

 HOLLINSHEAD, Jack, Able Seaman, P/SSX 24384, killed

 HUDSON, Victor, Marine, PO/X 4002, killed

 JEFFREYS, Arthur G, Able Seaman, P/JX 183305, killed

 LITTLE, Robert L V, Lieutenant, MPK

 PROUSE, Joseph W, Able Seaman, P/JX 394339, killed

 RATCLIFFE, John, Act/Ordnance Artificer 4c, P/MX 78620, killed

 REPTON, Ronald, Able Seaman, P/JX 362053, killed

 ROBERTSON, Robert, Able Seaman, D/SSX 33998, killed

 SHEPHERD, Francis J, Able Seaman, P/JX 326530, killed

 SIMPSON, Alfred R, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 205504, killed

 SMITH, Charles J, Commander, MPK

 STEVENS, Geoffrey H, Commissioned Gunner, MPK

 SULLIVAN, John, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 563609, killed

 THOMPSON, George, Able Seaman, P/JX 273793, killed

 WALL, Emanuel, Seaman, RNR, P/X 18166 A, killed

 WATERMAN, Clive S, Act/Leading Seaman, P/JX 160786, killed

 WHITE, Richard C, Petty Officer, P/J 106427, killed

 WHYTE, James D, Able Seaman, RNVR, P/CD/X 2832, killed

 WILLIAMS, Norman, Marine, PO/X 108919, killed

 WILSON, Bernard, Able Seaman, P/JX 171004, killed

 YEEND, Samuel E, Able Seaman, P/JX 324511, killed

 YOUNG, Albert J, Able Seaman, P/JX 182537, killed



 LUSH, Charles E, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 427280, DOWS



 SHADAR-UD-DIN, Bin J, Able Seaman, MN 710 (RN Malay Section), killed


President III, illness

 REDKNAP, Ernest V, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 291884, died



 LUNT, Sidney, Electrical Artificer 3c, P/MX 54881, DOWS


Sultan, as POW

 ATTERSOLL, John W, Coder, P/JX 251209, died


Vigilant (RAN), accident

 CALDBECK, Donald H, Leading Seaman, 20369 (RAN), killed



31 October 1943


Aurora, bombing

 ELDRIDGE, Raymond H, Able Seaman, P/JX 381355, DOW


Maidstone, road accident

 ANSLOW, Herbert, Chief Engine Room Artificer, D/MX 54846, killed


Pembroke, accident

 FOSTER, Charles G E, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, killed


Royal Arthur, illness

 HAMILTON, Norman, Ordinary Telegraphist, C/JX 614043, died



 WILSON, Harry, Able Seaman, C/SSX 27724, MPK 


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