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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 - 30th NOVEMBER 1943 -  in date, ship/unit & name order


Edited by Gordon Smith, Naval-History.Net

HMS Walpole
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on to December 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 November 1943



FROMENT, Charles E, Chief Petty Officer Airman, FNFL 816, died



ROBB, John D, Leading Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 185756, illness, died



SHRUBSOLE, Robert H, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, road accident, killed



WIGGETT, Charles H A, Telegraphist, D/JX 246106, illness, died



GOLDS, Harry J, Leading Stoker, P/KX 119408, DOWS, drowning


RM Dalditch, Devon (location)

WILSON, Arthur J, Marine, PLY/X 113327, died



ASHTON, Cyril R, Ty/Act/Leading Telegraphist, C/SSX 20134, POW, died



2 November 1943


5 Maritime Regt, RA

BRADLEY, George, Bombardier, RA, 3864036, killed


Baron Semple, steamship

BREWSTER, Robert, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 312945, (President III, O/P), MPK

HARPER, William C, Act/Petty Officer (DEMS), P/JX 178958, (President III, O/P), MPK

HEYWOOD, Jack, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 289884, (President III, O/P), MPK

HUSTLER, Ernest, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 290004, (President III, O/P), MPK

SHEEDY, Joseph M, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 336656, (President III, O/P), MPK

WILKINSON, Norman, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 221899, (President III, O/P), MPK



KENNEDY, William MCK, Marine, PLY/X 107198, DOWS


Caroline, illness

TIPLADY, George, Canteen Manager, C/NX 1874, died


Ceylon RNVR, accident

KIRKPATRICK, James, Sub Lieutenant (E), Ceylon RNVR, killed


Cormorant, explosion Naples

HOLBROOK, Edward G C, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, died


Hannibal, explosion at Naples

AVISON, Will, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

GOLDSMITH, Henry R, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, C/JX 166831, (ex-Jervis), killed



DUDDRIDGE, Thomas A, Chief Petty Officer Stoker, C/K 63303, killed


Pembroke III, illness

READ, Audrey C, Py/WRNS, (service number not assigned), died


Storaa, steamship

VARNDELL, James E, Act/Petty Officer (DEMS), P/J 34814, (President III, O/P), MPK


Tecumseh (RCN)

GRAVETT, Charles S, Leading Stoker, V 13537 (RCNVR), died



3 November 1943


Daedalus, road accident

GARDNER, Alfred W H, Naval Airman 1c, FAA/FX 605666, killed


Foam Queen, steamship

OLIVER, James, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 311479, (President III, O/P), MPK

ROBINSON, Norman, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 268125, (President III, O/P), DOWS


Hamilcar, Combined Operations base, Djedjelli, Algeria and Messina, Sicily illness

BUSCOMB, Alfred G, Motor Mechanic, P/MX 66706, died


LST.79, ship loss

SUFFELL, Leonard F, Able Seaman, D/SSX 28393, DOW


MTB.606, surface action

THOMPSON, Joseph H, Act/Chief Motor Mechanic 4c, P/MX 98650, killed

TOTTON, James, Act/Stoker 1c, D/KX 137206, killed


MTB.617, surface action

UNDERWOOD, Harry, Able Seaman, C/JX 352142, killed


MTB.621, surface action

BOSWARD, Harold, Able Seaman, D/JX 286390, killed

BROWN, Brian MCC, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 428941, killed

GARSIDE, Ernest, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 408115, killed

HART, Wilfred H, Act/Chief Motor Mechanic 4c, P/MX 125712, killed

WOODHATCH, Edward G, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, killed


RM MNBDO I, drowning

ADAMSON, James O, Ty/Act/Corporal, RM, CH/X 105031, died

ASHTON, George, Marine, PLY/X 101938, died



4 November 1943


Bytown (RCN)

CHAMBERS, Richard S, Sub Lieutenant, RCNVR, died


Clandeboye, steamship, accident

WATERGUSE, Frederick J, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 335768, killed



BARNSLEY, John G, Sailmaker, D/J 4939,  illness, died

OAKLEY, Jack, Naval Airman 2c, FAA/FX 105054, accident, killed



MARTIN, Francis J, Stoker 2c, P/KX 526069, DOWS



SINGLETON, Thomas, Signalman, D/JX 231867, killed


Newfoundland, illness

FOSTER, George, Stoker Petty Officer, D/K 61396, DOWS


Playmates, lost overboard

MOWATT, Alfred J, Able Seaman, D/JX 141106, MPK



5 November 1943


Drake, accident

DARLINGTON, Charles A R, Ty/Py/Chaplain, RNVR, died



MORGAN, Cyril J, Air Mechanic (E) 1c, FAA/FX 89912, killed


Helicon, illness

HUGHES, Alexander E, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 242646, DOWS


Landrail, illness

DEBNAM, Dorothy W A, WRNS, N/WRNS 30743, died


Paris, drowning

AITKEN, William J, Able Seaman, D/JX 158495, died



DOBLE, Alfred G, Chief Petty Officer Cook, C/MX 1813, died


President, illness

PARKER, Norman L B, Act/Paymaster Captain, died


Ramillies, illness

GIRLING, Charles A, Stoker 2c, P/KX 161675, died


Roger Robert, illness

WOOD, Tom, Cook, RNPS, LT/MX 83194, died


Walpole, illness

BURDEN, Joseph, Able Seaman, C/JX 187027, died



6 November 1943


Aelda, ship loss

HERD, Samuel, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 280344, MPK

MCDONALD, Roderick, Seaman, LT/JX 222261, killed

NEIL, George, Cook, RNPS, LT/MX 83741, MPK

OLDMAN, William J D, 2nd Hand, RNPS, LT/JX 400136, killed


Admiralty Aircraft and Carrier Requirements Dept

LUARD, Roger A E, Ty/Act/Lieutenant Commander, RNVR, killed



SEAFORTH, James W, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 374682, killed


Ferret, illness

RICHARDS, Charles, Petty Officer Writer, D/MX 59921, died


Gambia, drowning Scapa Flow

CLARK, Leonard G, Shipwright 4c, 4515 (RNZN), died


Hannibal, drowning

NEWLANDS, Thomas, Able Seaman, RNVR, P/CD/X 2895, died


LCT.165, accident

TAYLOR, Robert G, Leading Stoker, P/KX 85337, killed


LCT.533, illness

SHIRTCLIFFE, John E, Leading Motor Mechanic, C/MX124351, died


Orwell, lost overboard

WOOD, Albert E, Able Seaman, C/JX 162413, MPK


Pembroke, illness

HARRIS, Frederick, Chief Petty Officer, C/220593, died


Royal Navy, recently Vice Admiral, Flag Officer Red Sea

HALLIFAX, Ronald H C, Area, killed


Spartiate, illness

HODGES, Francis D T, Chief Petty Officer, P/J 579, died


Suffolk, accident

BASS-THOMSON, James E, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, killed


Venduruthi (RIN)

VARGHESE, D (initial only) G, Telegraphist, 6441 (RIN), died



7 November 1943



LEACH, Albert E, Marine, CH/X 112949, killed


Dalhousie (RIN)

PINTO, S (initial only), Paymaster Lieutenant, RINVR, died


RM Plymouth Division, illness

BRETT, Arthur, Marine, PLY/X 21003, died



BOWLES, James, Motor Mechanic, D/MX 125093, killed

GREEN, George W T, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 519664, killed

MATTHEWS, Samuel, Motor Mechanic, D/MX 125679, killed


Ulster Queen

STOKELL, Richard, Leading Seaman, D/SSX 19265, killed


Vivacious, lost overboard

HYDE, Reginald W, Officer's Cook, P/MX 94720, MPK



8 November 1943


Dinosaur, drowning

TACK, George, Ty/Act/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, died


FAA, 809 Sqn, Dipper, air crash

RINGROSE, Randolph F, Ty/Act/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


Hannibal, accident

O'TOOLE, Michael, Stoker 1c, D/KX 140395, killed


Lynx, illness

WILLOUGHBY, Archibald McD, Lieutenant Commander, died


Offa, illness

GENTLE, Robert S G, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 409098, died


Tuna, accident

MURPHY, John, Stoker 1c, P/KX 130140, killed



9 November 1943


FAA, 810 Sqn, Landrail, air crash

ARTLETT, Frederick J, Ty/Act/Petty Officer (A), FAA/FX 114981, MPK


FAA, 881 Sqn, Argus, air crash

PIKE, Edward C, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


Queen Emma

PERKINS, Leonard G, Stoker 1c, C/KX 146490, DOWS


RN Hospital Durban, drowning

FRANKLIN, Grace H, Nurse, W 600029, died



10 November 1943


President, illness

YORKE-JARRETT, Eric J, Lieutenant, RNVR, died


Sambo, steamship

CARMOODY, Frederick, Gunner, RA, 14243700, (2 Maritime Regt, RA, O/P), killed

DEVLIN, William H G, Gunner, RA, 7022502, (2 Maritime Regt, RA, O/P), killed

GREEN, Leonard, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 274103, (President III, O/P), MPK

HARRIS, Reginald W G, Bombardier, RA, 1442388, (4 Maritime Regt, RA, O/P), killed

SCOTT, James E, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 263515, (President III, O/P), MPK

SORLEY, Robert C, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 312626, (President III, O/P), MPK

STRANGE, Norman, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 267954, (President III, O/P), MPK

TRAILL, Thomas D, Lance Bombardier, RA, 1710436, (4 Maritime Regt, RA, O/P), killed

WATSON, James, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 262308, (President III, O/P), MPK


Sultan, as POW

MCLACHLAN, Edgar J R, Able Seaman, 3038 (RNZN), died


Tana, drowning

DAVISON, Eric, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 379260, DOWS



11 November 1943


Bengal (RIN)

MUZAFFAR, Khan, Stoker 1c, 6858 (RIN), died


Birchbank, steamship

DUGDALE, Sydney, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 339287, (President III, O/P), killed



EGAN, William D, Ordinary Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 428156, killed

GEEVES, Arthur, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 210982, MPK

WIGG, Robert H, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 209221, killed


Carlier, steamship

BIRD, James, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 281423, (President III, O/P), MPK

BROWN, Leonard J, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 400240, (President III, O/P), MPK

CARTER, James S, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 400268, (President III, O/P), MPK

COPPINS, Albert J MacD, Gunner, RA, 6297056, (6 Maritime Regt, RA, O/P), killed

ELLIS, John, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 328945, (President III, O/P), MPK

EVANS, William, Ty/Act/Petty Officer (DEMS), D/JX 176045, (President III, O/P), MPK

GALLACHER, John, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 395399, (President III, O/P), MPK

HARVEY, George M, Leading Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 222794, (President III, O/P), MPK

HUBBARD, Percy R, Lieutenant, RNVR, (Rajaliya, O/P), killed

LORD, William C, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, (Braganza, O/P), killed

MAGUIRE, Bernard, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 311569, (President III, O/P), MPK

MASON, Eric, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 135829, (President III, O/P), MPK

MATHESON, Neil, Leading Seaman, RNR (PS), LT/X 17918 A, (President III, O/P), MPK

MULVANEY, George N, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 222328, (President III, O/P), MPK

SAVAGE, Jack, Gunner, RA, 4462282, (3 Maritime Regt, RA, O/P), killed

SMITH, Sidney W, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 383530, (President III, O/P), MPK

WARD, William, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 148321, (President III, O/P), MPK

WILKINSON, Edward, Lance Bombardier, RA, 1808312, (3 Maritime Regt, RA, O/P), killed


Clayoquot (RCN)

BIBLE, John H, Able Seaman, V 12914 (RCNVR), killed


FAA, 808 Sqn, Battler, air crash

PHILPOTT, Eric A, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


FAA, 830 Sqn, Attacker, air crash

CHETTLE, Richard J, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNZNVR, killed


FAA, 886 Sqn, Attacker, air crash

COLBECK, Ralph A, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNZNVR, killed


Gosling I, illness

SAXBY, Kenneth J, Air Mechanic, FAA/FX 585582, died


Hamla (RIN)

SHAH, Muhammad, Able Seaman, 102149 (RIN), died


Indian Prince, steamship

TURNER, Stanley F, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 289636, (President III, O/P), MPK


LST.13, accident

PROCTOR, John B, Cook, D/MX 106400, killed


Nile, illness

ORR, Nigel J R, Lieutenant, RNVR, died


Rockwood, bombing

LAWSON, Clifford H, Able Seaman, D/SSX 17739, killed


Royal Indian Navy

ABDUL, Majid, Cook (S), 13937 (RIN), died



12 November 1943



SULLIVAN, David J, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 260626, DOW


Dipper, accident

LAW, Raymond P, Air Mechanic (E) 2c, FAA/FX 105019, DOWS


Edinburgh Castle, lost overboard

JOSELAND, Nelson E, Able Seaman, PM 2688 (RANR), died


Exeter, as POW

MUTTON, William H, Chief Petty Officer Stoker, D/K 23307, died


LCA.683, accident

MACDONNELL, Stanley T, Ordinary Signalman, P/JX273857, killed


ML.358, ship loss

CAPSTICK, Jack, Able Seaman, D/JX 285628, MPK

DEAVILLE, Reginald, Able Seaman, P/JX 326406, MPK

FRANKLIN, Alfred, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 355430, MPK

GAYNOR, Harold F, Able Seaman, P/JX 291593, MPK

JOHNSTON, Robert G, Telegraphist, P/JX 217965, MPK

LANDER, Edward D L, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

LIPSCOMBE, Albert A, Stoker 1c, P/KX 162498, MPK

PEARSON, Albert V, Able Seaman, D/JX 288770, MPK

SHUTE, Kenneth L, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

WHITE, Lewis H W, Leading Seaman, D/JX 144867, MPK

WILLIAMS, Charles F, Able Seaman, C/JX 315658, MPK



MCROBERT, Joseph, Able Seaman, P/JX 349515, killed

PONSFORD, Thomas J, Stoker 1c, D/KX 140203, MPK


Proserpine, illness

DODD, Stanley, Able Seaman, D/JX 286162, died


RN Malay Section

UMAR, Bin M, Ordinary Seaman, SE/X 814 (Malayan RNVR), killed



13 November 1943


BYMS.137, drowning

POLICELLA, Joseph, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 99401, died



TURNER, Joseph, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 198963, DOWS


Dulverton, ship loss

ABBOTT, Stanton G, Act/Able Seaman, C/JX 279231, MPK

AGNEW, Michael H, Sub Lieutenant, MPK

BARKER, John, Telegraphist, D/JX 344786, MPK

BARKER, Kenneth, Leading Coder, D/JX 272281, MPK

BARKER, Thomas, Able Seaman, D/JX 306045, MPK

BARLOW, Jack, Able Seaman, P/JX 296945, MPK

BIRKS, Donald, Engine Room Artificer 4c, P/MX 79322, MPK

BONE, Alexander D, Ty/Surgeon Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

BURKE, Thomas, Ty/Stoker Petty Officer, RFR, C/K 66711, MPK

BUSS, Stuart A, Commander, MPK

CARDIN, Kenneth, Able Seaman, P/JX 296705, MPK

CARLTON, Richard, Able Seaman, D/JX 166847, MPK

CASSIDY, Joseph, Able Seaman, D/JX 363856, MPK

CLARKE, Arthur A, Ordinary Signalman, P/JX 325707, MPK

CLIFFORD, Leonard H, Assistant Steward, C/LX 31360, MPK

COLLINS, Edward C N, Ty/Yeoman of Signals, D/JX 141176, MPK

COWELL, Edward S, Able Seaman, P/JX 282095, MPK

CRACKNELL, William J, Able Seaman, D/JX 285246, MPK

DAVIES, David G, Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 79912, MPK

DOLAN, Charles, Able Seaman, C/JX 178107, MPK

DRURY, Leslie C, Ty/Leading Cook (O), D/MX 83784, MPK

EVANS, Joseph H, Stoker 1c, D/KX 152241, MPK

EVERETT, William F, Ty/Leading Seaman, D/JX 126853, MPK

FIELD, Norman, Coder, D/JX 272329, MPK

GARLICK, Sydney N, Signalman, D/JX 250275, MPK

GODFREY, James W, Petty Officer Telegraphist, C/JX 139220, MPK

GRAHAM, Edward, Ty/Petty Officer Steward, D/LX 21534, MPK

GRIMBLEBY, Clarence, Able Seaman, C/JX 308356, MPK

HARRIS, Albert G, Able Seaman, D/J 33794, MPK

HAYES, Raymond S M, Petty Officer, D/JX 134655, MPK

HERLIHY, Timothy, Able Seaman, D/SSX 27243, MPK

HILTON, Richard, Ordinary Telegraphist, D/JX 208558, MPK

HOBBS, Percival E, Petty Officer, D/JX 129188, MPK

HOGAN, James, Able Seaman, C/JX 290768, MPK

HOLMES, David W, Able Seaman, C/JX 148864, MPK

HOLZMAN, Leonard, Ty/Act/Leading Signalman, C/JX 206798, MPK

INMAN, John A, Engine Room Artificer 5c, D/MX 103259, MPK

JEREMIAH, Thomas S O, Cook (S), D/MX 100870, MPK

JONES, Thomas, Stoker 1c, P/KX 136783, MPK

JUKES, Edward G, Telegraphist, P/JX 248077, MPK

LAW, Cecil, Stoker 1c, D/KX 109240, MPK

LEWARNE, Ernest J, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 164031, MPK

LEWIS, John S, Able Seaman, C/JX 278842, MPK

LUFF, Frederick M, Ty/Petty Officer Steward, D/LX 21336, MPK

LUMB, William, Telegraphist, D/JX 245567, MPK

MARSHALL, John, Stoker 2c, D/KX 136635, MPK

MAUNDERS, Sidney, Stoker 1c, D/KX 129879, DOW

MAYALL, William H, Ty/Leading Stoker, D/KX 85845, MPK

MAYNE, James A, Act/Leading Steward, D/LX 25384, MPK

MCCALLUM, John McL, Able Seaman, D/JX 254904, MPK

MCCOY, John H, Engine Room Artificer 5c, C/MX 97696, MPK

MCGHEE, Thomas, Telegraphist, D/JX 196334, MPK

MILTON, Daniel J K, Ty/Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 85898, MPK

MOORE, James R, Stoker 1c, D/KX 136998, MPK

MOSSMAN, Charles, Able Seaman, D/JX 227901, MPK

MUNNINGS, Russel C, Able Seaman, P/JX 160885, MPK

O'DONNELL, John, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 416930, MPK

PARSONS, Leslie S, Able Seaman, P/JX 306831, MPK

PAYTER, Arthur J, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 608442, MPK

PEDDER, Donald F, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 355562, MPK

PENDARGAST, Alex N, Able Seaman, C/JX 253732, MPK

RICHARDSON, Stanley N, Telegraphist, P/JX 327392, MPK

RING, Leonard A, Able Seaman, P/JX 276176, MPK

ROBINSON, Harold, Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 80425, MPK

SHARMAN, Anthony N, Able Seaman, P/JX 295994, MPK

SHERBUTT, Harold, Petty Officer, D/J 114535, MPK

SKINNER, William F, Able Seaman, D/JX 284912, MPK

SPAIN, John, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 305862, MPK

STUART, John, Able Seaman, D/SSX 33997, MPK

TELFORD, George S, Able Seaman, P/JX 295142, MPK

THOMPSON, George, Able Seaman, D/JX 255924, MPK

TONNER, James N, Able Seaman, D/JX 254925, MPK

TURNER, Alfred J, Able Seaman, P/JX 273232, MPK

WELLS, Sydney C, Able Seaman, C/JX 195138, MPK

WILKINSON, Joseph S, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 417534, MPK

WOOD, John R, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, C/SSX 23893, MPK

WRIGHT, Charles L F, Ty/Petty Officer, C/JX 146233, MPK

WRIGHT, Stanley A, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, D/SSX 29492, MPK


Euphrates, accident

WALSTER, Thomas A, Leading Air Mechanic (L), FAA/FX 77219, killed


FAA, 759 Sqn, Heron, air crash

MACLEOD, Neil, Ty/Act/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


FAA, 815 Sqn, Daedalus, air crash

DALY, Norman J, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


Irwell, drowning

LUMSDEN, William R, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 265106, died


Kestrel, illness

TIPPIN, Cecil T, Air Fitter (L), FAA/FX 78636, died


LCI(L).1, lost overboard

MARPLES, John, Marine, CH/X 111671, MPK



NEARY, Joseph, Stoker 1c, P/KX 145657, MPK


Perth (RAN), as POW

BOWERS, John W, Stoker Petty Officer, 19945 (RAN), died



14 November 1943



MACIVER, Kenneth, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 166042, DOWS


Fort Richelieu, steamship, accident

CHARLTON, Thomas A, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 391713, killed


Hamla (RIN)

ABDUL, Jabar, Able Seaman, 100106 (RIN), died

ABDUL, Karim, Able Seaman, 100585 (RIN), died

DUKRIA, S (initial only), Able Seaman, 10908 (RIN), died

KALA, Mian A-U-D, Sukhani, 75744 (RIN), died

LAL, Khan, Able Seaman, 100288 (RIN), died

MUHAMMAD, Nazir, Ordinary Seaman, 102092 (RIN), died

MUSLIF-UD-DIN, Able Seaman, 100110 (RIN), died


St Christopher, illness

COURTNELL, Herbert J, Leading Telegraphist, P/J 106638, died


Tamar, as POW

CHAMBERS, James I, Able Seaman, C/SSX 28512, died



15 November 1943


Dalhousie (RIN)

SHEIKH, Usman H, Sukhani, 77420 (RIN), died


FAA, 830 Sqn, Furious, air crash

ANDERSON, Frederick, Ty/Leading Airman, FAA/FX 115136, MPK

BLEASBY, George R, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, killed

BRIDGES, Stanley D, Ty/Act/Leading Airman, FAA/FX 95744, killed

JAMIESON, Raymond, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNZNVR, MPK

KIRBY, Charles F, Ty/Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed

MATHEW, Montague G C, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed



PINNOCK, Sidney C, Telegraphist, P/JX 163703, killed


Naden (RCN)

WHITMORE, Gordon S, Able Seaman, 4471 (RCN), died



JONES, Francis A, Telegraphist, P/JX 383454, killed


Pyramus, illness

TAYLOR, John J, Leading Seaman, P/JX 128003, died


Quail, mining

BASTER, Brian W, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, D/J 107833, MPK

BRADLEY, Harry N, Ty/Act/Petty Officer Steward, D/LX 21600, killed

CRAIG, John, Steward (O), P/LX 28929, killed

CRONIN, James P, Ty/Supply Petty Officer, D/MX 51158, killed

HEDGES, Albert D, Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 40476, killed

HEWITT, James J, Able Seaman, D/J 110334, MPK

HOLMES, Robert, Seaman, RNR, D/5649 D, killed

JACKSON, Stanley, Able Seaman, D/JX 348525, killed

LEECH, Henry, Able Seaman, D/JX 345205, killed

MURRAY, Donald, Seaman, RNR, D/X 10204 B, MPK

NIXON, Edward J C, Able Seaman, D/JX 286839, killed

PALMER, Charles, Able Seaman, D/JX 349093, MPK

POOTER, John, Able Seaman, D/JX 359888, killed

PURGAVIE, Colin G, Able Seaman, D/JX 237584, MPK

RUTHERFORD, Thomas, Able Seaman, D/JX 207094, MPK

SAUNDERS, Walter A, Able Seaman, D/SSX 30016, MPK

SHERIDAN, Edward, Able Seaman, D/JX 348875, killed

SUMMERSCALES, James, Able Seaman, D/SSX 22335, MPK

WOODS, William H, Able Seaman, D/JX 305799, MPK


Scotia, illness

PORTER, Louis V, Ordinary Signalman, JX 573765, died



16 November 1943


Carlisle, drowning

CASSTLES, Wallace E, Act/Engine Room Artificer 4c, D/MX 90374, died


Elementary Flying Training School No.12, Ontario, air crash

BILLINGTON, Samuel E, Ty/Act/Leading Airman, FAA/FX 582017, killed


Exeter, as POW

BRADLEY, Joseph D, Leading Air Fitter (E), FAA/SFX 435, died


FAA, 752 Sqn, Goshawk, air crash

BRADE, Paul H, Ty/Act/Leading Airman, FAA/FX 95958, killed


Faulknor, evacuation of Leros

PHIPPS, Alan, Lieutenant, killed



DONLAN, Albert, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 277821, MPK



17 November 1943


FAA, 772 Sqn, Argus, air crash

BEALL, Lewis H, Ty/Leading Airman, FAA/FX 86892, killed

MCBRIDE, Robert N, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNZNVR, killed


FAA, 810 Sqn, Illustrious, air crash

EXHAM, Christopher P, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed

HOBDAY, James W, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


FAA, 810 Sqn, Landrail, air crash

BRODIE, Norris F, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed

COLES, James, Leading Airman, FAA/FX 75634, MPK

MURRAY, Walter E, Ty/Leading Airman, FAA/SFX 3445, MPK

WILLIAMS, Derek J W, Lieutenant (A), killed


Kistna (RIN), in UK, MATHAI, Peter H, Ordinary Seaman, 8081 (RIN), died


Proserpine, illness

PARRY, John W, Sick Berth Petty Officer, P/SBR/X 6490, died



18 November 1943



PEEL, Robert, Stoker 1c, P/KX 128138, DOWS



SMITH, James T, Stoker 1c, C/KX 145521, died


Chanticleer, torpedoed

AYLWIN, William C, Able Seaman, P/JX 307419, killed

BOWMAN, Arthur C, Able Seaman, P/JX 298540, killed

BRADFORD, Walter A, Able Seaman, P/JX 383695, killed

BURTON, James A, Able Seaman, P/JX 252164, killed

BUTLIN, John, Assistant Cook (O), P/MX 572134, killed

CANVIN, John A, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 518526, killed

CARSON, Francis W, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (E), RCNVR, killed

COLTART, Robert J, Stoker 2c, P/KX 142768, killed

DEEKES, Stephen T, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 430511, killed

ELSTON, William W, Petty Officer, P/JX 145563, killed

GRAY, Joseph, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 381607, killed

HUMBER, Donald E B, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 389649, killed

JONES, Sidney, Able Seaman, P/JX 195661, killed

KAY, Thomas, Leading Seaman, P/JX 134089, killed

KELLY, Leonard T, Able Seaman, P/JX 160126, killed

LEWIS, Robert H, Canteen Assistant, C/NX 2460, killed

MARLOR, Norman F T, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 519746, killed

MARSH, Frederick G, Act/Petty Officer, P/JX 145537, killed

PROCTOR, George H, Canteen Manager, C/NX 201, killed

ROWLAND, James H, Cook (O), P/MX 110581, killed

SICKELMORE, Edward S, Leading Seaman, P/J 51857, killed

SMITH, William, Able Seaman, P/JX 240203, killed

STABLES, Roy, Assistant Steward, P/LX 576724, killed

STERRICK, Alexander S, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 396623, killed

SWAN, Ronald C, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 553417, killed

THURLOW, Rowland J, Gunner, MPK

WALLACE, Sydney H, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 391581, killed

WHITE, Stanley, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 395593, killed



JONES, William, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 129795, DOWS


FAA, 836 Sqn, Landrail, air crash

HOSKIN, Redge D, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNZNVR, MPK


FAA, 836 Sqn, Shrike, air crash

BENSTED, John C A, Ty/Leading Airman, FAA/FX 86815, killed

CUTHBERT, Ian G, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


FAA, 850 Sqn, Saker, air crash

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

STAINER, Robert, Lieutenant, killed

WILLIAMS, Thomas C R, Leading Airman, FAA/SFX 1157, MPK



EVANS, Hubert, Marine, PLY/X 106336, MPK

HERON, Norman, Marine, PO/X 115591, MPK

PALMER, Ronald E, Marine, CH/X 106357, MPK


South African Naval Force

BETTS, Robert, Able Seaman, 68900 (SANF), died


Termagant, lost overboard

MOSTON, Ronald J, Stoker 2c, P/KX 528266, MPK



WEST, George A, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 625190, died



19 November 1943


Daedalus, accident

HANCOCK, Frederick F, Stoker 2c, D/KX 598468, died


Defiance, road accident

ANGWIN, John, Wireman, D/MX 75537, killed


FAA, 889 Sqn, Indomitable, air crash

ELWELL, Ernest G, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


FAA, 896 Sqn, Gannet, air crash

NURSE, John H, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNZNVR, killed



MCDIARMID, Neil, Sick Berth Attendant, P/MX 51395, DOWS



SHARPS, Richard H, Paymaster Lieutenant, killed


Simoom, submarine, lost

ADAM, William G, Able Seaman, P/JX 344969, MPK

ANGLESEA, John, Engine Room Artificer 5c, D/MX 102924, MPK

BALSON, Lewis F C, Warrant Engineer, MPK

BEDFORD, Maurice A, Ty/Leading Seaman, D/SSX 27992, MPK

BROADBRIDGE, Thomas G, Stoker 1c, C/KX 83568, MPK

CASPELL, George E, Telegraphist, C/JX 163711, MPK

COLE, Edward, Stoker Petty Officer, P/KX 83973, MPK

CROSS, Charles M, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

DAY, Horace C, Signalman, C/JX 207606, MPK

ELLIN, Sidney, Petty Officer Telegraphist, C/JX 135616, MPK

ELLIOTT, Robert, Able Seaman, P/JX 322974, MPK

FRANCIS, Rolland J, Stoker 1c, D/KX 137871, MPK

GARBETT, Basil M, Lieutenant, MPK

GILL, Geoffrey, Able Seaman, C/JX 235129, MPK

GOWLAND, William R, Able Seaman, D/SSX 15958, MPK

GRIFFITH, Ben, Petty Officer, D/J 113001, MPK

HANNANT, James H, Able Seaman, D/JX 202875, MPK

HARRIS, Walter, Stoker 1c, D/KX 134758, MPK

HATTON, Charles W, Able Seaman, C/JX 169095, MPK

HERD, Charles E, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 281907, MPK

HERSTELL, Norman, Able Seaman, P/JX 347783, MPK

JOHNSON, Robert J, Able Seaman, C/SSX 26525, MPK

JONES, Louis F, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

KENNEDY, Gordon A, Leading Telegraphist, D/JX 154462, MPK

KERR, David A, Engine Room Artificer 4c, P/MX 55013, MPK

LANDING, John, Leading Stoker, P/KX 84477, MPK

LILLYCROP, Francis W, Stoker 1c, P/KX 145412, MPK

LOVELL, Ernest A, Able Seaman, P/SSX 18599, MPK

MARSDEN, Tom, Engine Room Artificer 4c, P/MX 79301, MPK

MASON, George H, Act/Leading Stoker, P/KX 90779, MPK

MAY, Sidney J, Able Seaman, C/SSX 30974, MPK

MCLENNAN, Harold B W, Ty/Act/Leading Telegraphist, C/JX 259236, MPK

MILNER, Geoffrey D N, Lieutenant, MPK

MORTIMER-LAMB, Robert J, Ty/Petty Officer, C/JX 145875, MPK

OLDING, Walter G, Act/Chief Engine Room Artificer, P/MX 46951, MPK

O'LEARY, Michael T, Electrical Artificer 3c, D/MX49539, MPK

RAWE, James A, Act/Chief Petty Officer, RFR, P/JX 136102, MPK

SALMON, Alfred W, Able Seaman, P/JX 295724, MPK

SAUNDERS, Arthur, Able Seaman, P/JX 155201, MPK

SCHOFIELD, Bernard P, Able Seaman, C/JX 241234, MPK

SEABORNE, William J R, Stoker 1c, D/KX 94051, MPK

SHANKS, Thomas S, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

SHARP, Norman, Able Seaman, D/JX 223594, MPK

SHEPHERD, John V, Stoker 1c, P/KX 83132, MPK

SMITH, William J, Stoker 1c, D/KX 145306, MPK

SONGHURST, Thomas J, Stoker 1c, C/KX 83463, MPK

TAYLOR, James, Engine Room Artificer 4c, C/MX 77617, MPK

WARDALE, Irvin, Able Seaman, D/JX 303574, MPK

WILSON, William, Act/Petty Officer, P/SSX 18131, MPK


Victory, accident

HARBOTTLE, Denis V, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 429352, killed


York (RCN)

DONALDSON, Harold McI, Ordinary Seaman, V 59714 (RCNVR), died



20 November 1943



HALFORD, Leonard H, Chief Petty Officer, C/J 21502, DOWS


Daedalus, illness

SMITH, Alan E, Air Mechanic 2c, FAA/FX 585529, died


Dolphin, illness

DEAN, Arnold, Telegraphist Lieutenant Commander, died


Excellent II, illness

KENCH, Richard H, Lieutenant, RNVR, died


FAA, 842 Sqn, Fencer, air crash

KAY, John M, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


Ferret, illness

NORMAN, Doris E, WRNS, WA/WRNS 83591, died


Grassholm, illness

BOWIE, Robert S, Engineman, RNR (PS), LT/X 5947 ES, died


Revenge, accident

GOURLAY, George K, Act/Engine Room Artificer 4c, P/MX 79554, killed



21 November 1943


Ambrose, drowning

CLEMENT, Stanley J, Chief Petty Officer, D/J 2175, died


Collingwood, illness

KAY, Thomas W, Ordinary Seaman, JX 629254, died


LCT.2008, drowning

HARDING, Thomas, Leading Motor Mechanic, C/KX 143840, DOWS


President III, accident

HINDLEY, Fred, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 290093, killed


Revenge, accident

DEVINE, John S, Able Seaman, P/SSX 26510, killed


Royal Sovereign, illness

WALKER, James, Able Seaman, C/JX 299523, died


Tuna, accident

BROWN, William T, Leading Telegraphist, P/SSX 15710, killed


Wolverine, illness

LAMB, Edward R, Lieutenant, RNVR, died



22 November 1943


Barflake, ship loss

FAGAN, Peter, Stoker 1c, R/KX 112250, killed

HUNT, Ivan A O, Stoker Petty Officer, R/KX 102157, killed

MCKINNON, Donald, Rigger's Mate, RNR, R/X 7380C, killed


Beaumaris, drowning

WILLS, Arthur, Stoker 2c, P/KX 159851, died


Benbow, accident

MARTIN, James, Engine Room Artificer 4c, P/MX 59043, killed


FAA, 827 Sqn, Furious, air crash

MCKAY, Ian A, Ty/Act/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNZNVR, killed


Grasshopper, as POW

HOPKINS, Reginald H, Ty/Act/Stoker Petty Officer, P/KX 78613, died


Hebe, ship loss

ARCHER, William H, Stoker Petty Officer, P/KX 75296, MPK

BARTON, John J, Able Seaman, P/JX 275026, MPK

BLEAKLEY, Reginald, Able Seaman, P/JX 323279, MPK

BLOOMER, Charles, Able Seaman, P/JX 307233, MPK

BRADFORD, Ernest H, Able Seaman, P/SSX 24385, MPK

CROSS, Alan T, Signalman, RNVR, P/LD/X 4360, MPK

DAWSON, Douglas, Stoker 1c, P/KX 119684, MPK

DAY, Albert P W, Telegraphist, P/SSX 35201, MPK

DOWNEY, William H, Stoker 1c, P/K 53043, MPK

EARLY, Francis E, Stoker 1c, P/KX 130356, MPK

FARR, Thomas W, Able Seaman, P/JX 263088, MPK

GOUGH, Richard, Stoker 1c, P/KX 130420, MPK

HARVEY, Ernest W, Petty Officer, P/J 108159, MPK

HENDRIE, Ian, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

HOLMES, Anthony, Stoker 1c, D/KX 116627, MPK

HUGHES, Reginald C, Stoker Petty Officer, P/K 30542, MPK

HURDLEY, Samuel, Leading Stoker, P/K 59966, MPK

KEARNEY, Hugh, Stoker 2c, D/KX 560001, MPK

KEOWN, William A, Stoker 2c, D/KX 525446, MPK

KING, Arthur N, Stoker 2c, D/KX 524716, MPK

LEWIS, James, Stoker 2c, D/KX 561466, MPK

LIDDLE, John, Yeoman of Signals, P/JX 135121, DOW

LIND, William, Stoker 2c, D/KX 561451, MPK

LING, Harold, Supply Petty Officer, P/MX 54155, MPK

MAGUIRE, Maurice, Able Seaman, P/JX 215102, MPK

MELOY, Donald P, Signalman, P/JX 326266, MPK

POINTON, Joseph, Stoker 1c, P/KX 92580, MPK

RAESIDE, William, Stoker Petty Officer, P/K 65906, MPK

ROFFE, Harry, Act/Stoker Petty Officer, P/KX 92253, MPK

RUSSELL, Leslie R, Able Seaman, P/JX 197600, MPK

SKELTON, Joseph, Act/Leading Stoker, P/KX 102396, MPK

SYMES, Frederick D, Signalman, RNPS, LT/JX 223278, MPK

THOMAS, Keith E P, Stoker 1c, P/JX 252452, MPK

TRACEY, George, Stoker Petty Officer, P/KX 88298, MPK

WAUGH, John A G, Able Seaman, P/JX 152267, MPK



WORMAN, Edward A, Marine, PO/X 118759, DOWS


MTB.686, fire

ALLAN, William P, Petty Officer Motor Mechanic, P/MX 99535, MPK

CLARKE, Lyndhurst R, Stoker 2c, C/JX 573153, MPK

GRAY, John M, Able Seaman, C/JX 279337, killed

MCNEILL, James R, Able Seaman, D/SSX 32842, killed

SHENNAN, John D, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 376485, MPK

SMALL, Sidney G, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 388568, DOWS

SULLIVAN, Frank, Able Seaman, D/JX 369226, MPK


RM Plymouth Division, illness

HILL, Desmond, Marine, PLY/X 113381, died



23 November 1943


Collingwood, illness

EMERSON, Edwin W K, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 629376, DOWS



WILLIAMSON, John H, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 428589, MPK


Quail, mining

NEWTH, Cyril G, Stoker 1c, D/K 64518, DOW


Santa, ship loss

ALCOCK, Reginald W, Able Seaman, P/JX 382009, MPK

BLAIR, Henry, Steward, RNPS, LT/LX 26882, MPK

BROTHERTON, George, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 303176, MPK

BUCHAN, William R, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 131039, MPK

COWIE, Ian, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 174565, MPK

DOCHERTY, Charles C, Signalman, RNPS, LT/JX 298189, MPK

EDWARDS, William, 2nd Hand, RNR (PS), LT/X 18640 A, MPK

EVERETT, James L, Skipper, RNR, MPK

GEDDES, George G, Skipper, RNR, MPK

GIANNOTTI, William J, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 107924, MPK

GLANNOTTI, William J, Stoker 1c, RNPS, LT/KX 107924, MPK

GREENAWAY, James, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 148741, MPK

HARVEY, Donald I, Leading Wireman, C/MX 76847, MPK

HOUGH, Percy A, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 130556, MPK

HUNTER, William, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 173056, MPK

JONES, Samuel, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 286763, MPK

NEIL, James A, Ordinary Telegraphist, D/JX 232424, MPK

RICHMOND, Charles M, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 304013, MPK

SHAW, Daniel, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 280498, MPK

SMITH, Alexander, Engineman, RNR (PS), LT/X 21702 A, MPK

THOMPSON, Martin, Stoker, RNR (PS), LT/X 10211 ES, MPK

WINDLE, John W, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 179681, MPK

WINN, Patrick, Ordinary Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 299828, MPK



ROOKS, Alan F R, Able Seaman, C/JX 349797, killed


Versatile, lost overboard

BOWEN, Samuel J, Py/Ordnance Mechanic, C/MX 506703, MPK

JOHNSON, Charles V, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, C/SSX 15487, MPK

PLANT, Edward, Able Seaman, C/JX 213517, MPK


Wildfire, illness

HORSFIELD, John J, Stoker 2c, C/KX 528975, died



24 November 1943


Bulolo, illness

TROUP, Leslie, Chief Petty Officer, D/J 26407, died


Caroline, illness

CLARKE, James E, Ty/Lieutenant (E), RNVR, died


Cook (RNZN)

GARLAND, Alfred F, Petty Officer, 375 (RNZN), died


Daedalus, illness

BATTTERSBY, Leonard, Air Mechanic 2c, FAA/FX 586100, died


Hebe, ship loss

DYER, Charles C, Able Seaman, P/JX 130995, DOW


MTB.73, ship loss

CLARKE, Joseph H, Petty Officer Motor Mechanic, P/MX 90290, killed

DAVIES, Thomas S, Able Seaman, P/JX 175568, killed


Perth (RAN), as POW

DALY, Edmund, Able Seaman, 9696 (RAN), died



WEST, Richard W, Engine Room Artificer 4c, C/MX 97322, died



CUTHBERTSON, George, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 419299, MPK


Warspite, illness

HARDIE, William, Shipwright 4c, C/MX 92480, died



25 November 1943


Amherst (RCN)

PAGEOT, Joseph H, Steward, V 3754 (RCNVR), killed


Assegai, illness

WILSON, Leonard S, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 422039, died


Eland, drowning

TURTON, Leonard W, Stoker 1c, C/KX 621358, died


FAA, 759 Sqn, Heron, air crash

BARWICK, Hubert, Ty/Act/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed

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



CRADDOCK, William J D, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 418942, DOWS


Royal Sovereign, accident

CHANCE, Arthur A, Leading Stoker, C/K 64921, killed



26 November 1943


2 Maritime Regt, RA

BURKE, Alfred, Gunner, RA, 5506036, killed


9 Maritime Battery, RA

DRAYTON, Thomas, Gunner, 5672265, killed


Adventure, illness

WATSON, Johnathan B, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 368743, died


Duke of York, lost overboard

JONES, Stanley, Chief Petty Officer, D/J 115021, MPK


FAA, 767/769 Sqn, Peewit, air crash

LANGWILL, Peter G W, Ty/Act/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


Hebe, ship loss

KIRK, George, Leading Stoker, P/KX 84993, DOW


Morar, steamship

HUTTON, Albert J, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 337910, (President III, O/P), MPK

ROURKE, Daniel, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 266067, (President III, O/P), MPK


Orestes, lost overboard

HANSON, Thomas G, Able Seaman, P/JX 321822, MPK


Quail, mining

ALLDAY, George T, Ty/Leading Steward, D/LX 24242, DOW


RAF, 165 Sqn, air crash

BEANE, Arthur H, Ty/Lieutenant (A), RNVR, (Heron), killed


RAF, 96 Sqn, air crash

HUMPHREYS, Patrick N, Act/Lieutenant Commander, killed

WALKER, Gordon M, Ty/Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


Richmond, illness

MILLS, Wilfred T, Able Seaman, D/J 105887, died


RM Portsmouth Division, illness

HOAD, Cecil J, Marine, PO/X 117892, died


Rohna, steamship

ARISS, George F, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 257842, (President III, O/P), MPK

BILTON, Geoffrey K G, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 398741, (President III, O/P), MPK

COLEMAN, Ernest T, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 267518, (President III, O/P), MPK

EVANS, Thomas E, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 253724, (President III, O/P), MPK

HARRISON, Thomas B, Act/Able Seaman, C/JX 267882, (President III, O/P), MPK

HIGGINSON, Joseph, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 257045, (President III, O/P), MPK

KEEGAN, Ernest E, Ty/Act/Petty Officer (DEMS), D/JX 213413, (President III, O/P), MPK

LEGGATT, John MCD, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 223227, (President III, O/P), MPK

MORGAN, John T, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 336536, (President III, O/P), MPK

ROGERS, Douglas O, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 349814, (President III, O/P), MPK



WALKER, John L, Stoker 1c, P/KX 128107, died



27 November 1943


Cochrane II, illness

DAWSON, May S A, WRNS, R/WRNS 35126, died


Drake, illness

MARTIN, Frederick, Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 1194, died


Dundonald, drowning

CORRADINE, William, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 394872, DOWS


FAA, 785 Sqn, Jackdaw, air crash

ROGERS, Richard H, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


Marshal Soult, illness

CAMPBELL, Donald, Leading Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 175118, died


Pembroke III, illness

MAIR, Elizabeth H, WRNS, N/WRNS 73803, died


President, illness

ELBROW, Claude B, Commander, died



28 November 1943



JONES, Hubert M, Act/Petty Officer, P/SSX 20752, DOWS


Birmingham (right - NavyPhotos),  torpedoed

ABRAM, Robert H, Ordinary Coder, P/JX 404362, killed

BADHAM, Arthur G, Able Seaman, PJX 219986, killed

BARKER, John C, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 515434, killed

BIRD, Kenneth, Ordinary Telegraphist, P/JX 415099, killed

BLOOMFIELD, Clarence H, Signalman, P/JX 235556, killed

CRYSTALL, Leonard S, Ordinary Signalman, P/JX 453036, killed

FARRAR, Clifford, Ordinary Telegraphist, P/JX 425650, killed

FEWINGS, Raymond E, Ordinary Telegraphist, P/JX427049, killed

FLYNN, Thomas, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 516888, killed

GILBERT, Eric W, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 542441, killed

GLEESON, James, Able Seaman, P/JX 236590, killed

GREENHALGH, John, Ordinary Signalman, P/JX 322871, killed

HAWKEN, Geoffrey, Ordinary Signalman, P/JX 404761, killed

HILLIER, Alfred A F, Able Seaman, P/JX 163710, killed

HOPTROFF, Frank C G, Ordinary Telegraphist, P/JX 415095, killed

HUGHES, Thomas R, Able Seaman, P/JX 192421, killed

JAMES, Leslie J, Ordinary Telegraphist, P/JX 427872, killed

LEWIS, Richard A J, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 408849, killed

LILLIE, John S, Able Seaman, P/JX 236073, killed

MOORE, Frederick, Able Seaman, P/JX 224619, killed

OSBORNE, Harry, Ordinary Telegraphist, P/JX 360706, killed

PALMER, Horace O, Cook (S), P/MX 121180, killed

POPLAR, William H, Able Seaman, P/JX 262826, killed

PYWELL, Francis E J, Coder, P/JX 323081, killed

SCHUMACHER, Douglas R, Leading Cook (S), P/MX 109065, killed

SOUTHWELL, Alexander C, Coder, RNVR, P/LD/X 4860, killed

STRUGNELL, Harry, Able Seaman, P/JX 307655, killed


Dolphin, illness

VENABLES, Frederick J, Chief Engine Room Artificer, P/272177, died


FAA, 761 Sqn, Dipper, air crash

URE, Derek H C, Act/Petty Officer Airman, FAA/FX 91666, killed



KING, Lionel R, Coder, C/JX 298218, DOWS



PERCIVAL, Charles H, Air Mechanic (A) 2c, FAA/FX 107772, killed


ML.566, illness

EAGLESHAM, Andrew, Leading Seaman, C/JX 160380, died



ASPIN, Jean, Steward, WA/WRNS 17897, died


RM Portsmouth Division

TAIT, Joseph H, Marine, PO/X 10075, DOWS


Rowan, illness

HESKETH, Thomas, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX212875, died


Sultan, as POW

THOMAS, Idris, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 219786, died


Victory, illness

UNWIN, James F, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 626017, died



29 November 1943


FAA, 824 Sqn, Striker, air crash

MOHAN, Terence R P, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


Jupiter, as POW

AFFLECK, John, Able Seaman, D/SSX 15176, died


Magnetic (RAN), accident

WALKER, Leslie C, Able Seaman, H 1420 (RANR), killed


Skirmisher, illness

DALZELL, Tom, Able Seaman, D/J 12415, died


Smalvlei (SANF)

MCLEAN, Richard, Stoker, 562567 (SANF), died

PAGE, Robert, Sub Lieutenant, SANF, died


St George, illness

DAVIES, Esau, Petty Officer, D/230296, died



30 November 1943



BENNETT, Samuel J, Stoker 1c, R/KX 162533, illness, died


Canada, air crash

WILKIN, Ivor W, Ty/Act/Leading Airman, FAA/FX 96694, killed


Hood, battlecruiser (lost May 1941)

SMITH, Eric A, Leading Telegraphist, P/J 93246, discharged with service-related illness, died



GROCOCK, Edward G W, Able Seaman, P/JX 162032, died


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