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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 AUGUST 1944 -  in date, ship/unit & name order


Edited by Gordon Smith, Naval-History.Net


Isles-class trawler, HMS Caldy

(NavyPhotos, click photographs for enlargements)

on to September 1944



(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 - June-August 1944

Invasion of Normandy ('Overlord'), Capture of Rome,  V-1's on England, Saipan landings & Battle of Philippines Sea, Attacks on 'Tirpitz', S of France landings ('Dragoon')




Tuesday, 1 August 1944


FAA, 774 Sqn, Vulture, air crash

 REED, Ronald C, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


FAA, 785/786 Sqn, Jackdaw, air crash

 CAMP, William W, Ty/Act/Petty Officer Airman, FAA/FX 76504, killed

 WILKINSON, Henry R, Petty Officer Airman, FAA/FX 76556, killed


LCG(L).1062, ship loss

 SOWDEN, John A, Stoker 2c, P/KX 179433, DOW



 CLOWER, Frederick R, Leading Motor Mechanic, C/MX 500455, DOW in HS Amsterdam


Pelandok, as POW

 ABDUL, Ghani B M -U -D, Able Seaman, MN 660 (Malay Section, died


RN (Malay Section), as POW

 ABIL, Bin A, Able Seaman, MN 901 (Malay Section), died

 RAJA, Sikandar B R H A, Leading Seaman, MN 711 (Malay Section), died


Sceptre, lost overboard

 DUNKEY, George, Able Seaman, P/JX 394427, MPK



 HAYES, Norman E, Able Seaman, D/JX 567069, DOWS



Wednesday, 2 August 1944


Badger, illness

 HOVERD, Doris A, WRNS, N/WRNS 49748, died


Campania, illness

 NICHOLSON, John, Chief Steward, NAP R/199491, died


Dalhousie (RIN)

 MARIA, Soosai R A, Steward, 28319 (RIN), died


FAA, 1842 Sqn, Gannet, air crash

 WHEWAY, William D, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed



 CLARKIN, John P, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 382938, DOWS


Giang Bee, as POW

 NESFIELD, William D, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNR, died


Naden (RCN)

 COTTON, Stanley L, Writer, V/30787 (RCNVR), died



 HAMSHARE, George, Regulating Petty Officer, C/220268, DOW


Vanoc, illness

 CRAVEN, Ivor W, Stoker 1c, P/KX 151408, died



Thursday, 3 August 1944


FAA, 1840 Sqn, Formidable, air crash

 LAUFER, Hans, Sub Lieutenant (A), RNethN, killed

 VAN DONGEN, Claudius A D, Sub Lieutenant (A), RNethN, killed


Gairsay, Isles-class trawler, ship loss

 BAKER, Arthur A, Petty Officer, RNPS, LT/JX 222756, MPK

 BENNETT, William T H, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 214176, MPK

 BIELBY, Matthew, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 160870, MPK

 BUCKLEY, Gordon H, Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 CAMPBELL, Angus, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 376160, MPK

 CHALMERS, James, Leading Steward, RNPS, LT/LX 27731, MPK

 COUPE, Norman, Signalman, RNPS, LT/JX 236876, MPK

 DEVONALD, William A, Engineman, RNR (PS), LT/X 6063 ES, MPK

 DRYDEN, Thomas R, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 401929, MPK

 EDINGTON, John, Chief Engineman, RNR (PS), LT/311 EU, MPK

 ELLIS, Jack B, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 116663, MPK

 HIBBIT, Leonard G, Ordinary Telegraphist, RNPS, LT/JX 360590, MPK

 HOGG, George M, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 104959, MPK

 HOLLAND, Reginald, Cook, RNPS, LT/MX 121580, MPK

 JOHNSON, Alan C, Ordinary Telegraphist, RNPS, LT/JX 405729, MPK

 JONES, Richard, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 436549, MPK

 MITCHELL, John G, Ordinary Signalman, RNPS, LT/JX 403061, MPK

 MOLLOY, James, Leading Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 198981, MPK

 OAKLEY, James, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 378108, MPK

 PEARSON, George C, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 228676, MPK

 ROBERTSON, Charles, Seaman, LT/JX 253095, MPK

 RUSSELL, James P, Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 SEEX, Reginald D, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 408260, MPK

 SMITH, John, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 377565, MPK

 SWANN, Ernest W, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 120725, MPK

 TEBBUTT, Roland E, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 696044, MPK

 THOMPSON, James S, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 114701, MPK

 TURNER, Leonard W, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 657260, MPK

 WEAVER, Clement R, Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 WIDDAS, Kenneth A, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 147883, MPK

 WOOD, James R, Ordinary Signalman, RNPS, LT/JX 402269, MPK


LCG(L).764, ship loss

 CHAPLIN, William J, Telegraphist, P/JX 405422, killed

 CRISP, Leslie A, Act/Petty Officer, P/JX 324918, MPK

 DAVIS, Cyril H, Marine, CH/X 112770, killed

 GAMMIE, Frank F, Telegraphist, P/JX 341223, DOW

 GATWARD, Frederick G, Ty/Act/Corporal, RM, PO/X 109577, MPK

 LILLEY, John, Sergeant, RM, PLY/22551, killed

 MILNE, George P, Ty/Act/Corporal, RM, PO/X 109093, killed

 WENHAM, Gordon T, Marine, PLY/X 108803, killed



 DAVIS, Edward J, Able Seaman, P/JX 283295, killed



 BUCHAN, Ernest F, 2nd Hand, RNPS, LT/JX 281323, DOWS


Moreta, road accident

 BARBER, Ralph, Ty/Act/Lieutenant Commander, RNR, died


Quorn, ship loss

 ADAMS, Basil, Ordnance Artificer 4c, P/MX 89585, MPK

 ADDISON, George, Able Seaman, P/JX 322725, MPK

 ALEXANDER, Cecil R, Sick Berth Attendant, P/MX 81266, MPK

 ASH, William J, Able Seaman, P/JX 381475, killed

 BAILEY, Joseph, Able Seaman, P/JX 388533, killed

 BAKER, Desmond W, Signalman, P/JX 387735, MPK

 BARRY, Reginald J T, Petty Officer Cook (S), P/MX 51478, MPK

 BATES, John D, Able Seaman, P/JX 430675, killed

 BAXTER, Benjamin, Stoker 2c, P/KX 665306, MPK

 BEAVIS, Montague W, Leading Cook (S), P/MX 70966, killed

 BEVERIDGE, William W, Engine Room Artificer 4c, P/MX 88880, MPK

 BIGGS, Alexander E, Signalman, P/JX 209756, killed

 BIRTWHISTLE, Harry T, Electrical Artificer 2c, P/MX 47823, MPK

 BLOWER, Samuel, Able Seaman, P/JX 329076, MPK

 BOWERS, Stanley W, Able Seaman, P/JX 427470, MPK

 BRADLEY, Charles R, Petty Officer, P/J 113808, MPK

 BRISTOWE, George H, Able Seaman, P/JX 430308, MPK

 BUYSMAN, Michael P F, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, killed

 CALDER, Edmund R M, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 651832, MPK

 CARR, Arthur J, Leading Seaman, P/JX 267114, MPK

 CHANTER, Leslie G W, Able Seaman, P/JX 443854, MPK

 CHURCHER, Derrick F, Able Seaman, P/JX 324243, MPK

 CLARK, William J, Steward, P/LX 27294, MPK

 CORNBLEET, Solomon, Telegraphist, P/JX 331054, MPK

 DAVIDSON, Douglas R, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 521419, killed

 DEAN, Derek L, Stoker 2c, P/KX 665550, MPK

 DIGHT, John R, Lieutenant (E), MPK

 DILL, John W, Able Seaman, P/JX 388718, MPK

 DIMENT, Ronald J, Act/Stoker 1c, P/KX 179319, MPK

 DUNBAR, Philip G, Act/Stoker 1c, P/KX 179006, MPK

 DUTFIELD, Charles H, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 323635, MPK

 DUTTON, Eric S, Ordinary Signalman, P/JX 578205, MPK

 EARL, George, Officer's Cook 2c, P/L 14418, MPK

 EDWARDS, Albert, Supply Assistant, P/MX 536877, MPK

 EDWARDS, Raymond J, Stoker Petty Officer, P/KX 86608, MPK

 EVANS, Percy J, Leading Steward, P/LX 26316, killed

 FITCH, Andrew C, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 518752, MPK

 FLANNIGAN, Robert J, Stoker 1c, P/KX 152474, MPK

 GALLOWAY, John, Leading Coder, P/JX 182464, MPK

 GARDINER, Norman, Stoker 1c, P/KX 152477, MPK

 GILBERT, Joseph E, Leading Seaman, P/JX 285384, MPK

 GOODE, Horace S, Engine Room Artificer 4c, P/SMX 702, MPK

 GRAHAM, Thomas, Able Seaman, P/JX 236799, MPK

 GRANDISON, William, Able Seaman, RNVR, P/ESD/X 1723, MPK

 GRAY, William, Stoker 1c, P/KX 138240, killed

 GROVES, Bernard G, Able Seaman, P/JX 388748, MPK

 GUTCH, John G, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 560298, MPK

 GUY, Gordon G, Sub Lieutenant, killed

 HARRIS, Edwin, Leading Stoker, P/KX 103280, MPK

 HAWLEY, Cornelius H, Able Seaman, P/JX 443804, killed

 HEAP, Walter, Act/Stoker Petty Officer, P/KX 97698, MPK

 HERRIOTT, William, Able Seaman, P/JX 381834, MPK

 HOLDEN, James M, Able Seaman, P/JX 428190, MPK

 HORN, Charles J, Chief Petty Officer Stoker, P/K 59823, MPK

 HORTON, George, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 519837, MPK

 HOWARD, Walter O, Ordinary Signalman, P/JX 600506, MPK

 HUMPHRIES, Edgar J, Able Seaman, P/JX 156906, MPK

 HUNT, Ernest, Act/Leading Seaman, RFR, P/J 88019, killed

 HURLEY, Kenneth W, Leading Writer (Sp), C/MX 577777, MPK

 HYDE, Edward L, Leading Stoker, P/KX 94913, MPK

 JAMES, Albert E, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 629240, MPK

 JOHNSON, Horace W, Act/Leading Stoker, P/KX 119726, killed

 KERNUTT, Henry G, Yeoman of Signals, P/JX 151667, killed

 LALLY, William, Cook (S), P/MX 72033, MPK

 LANDSBERG, Ernst L, Able Seaman, P/JX 298061, MPK

 LANNING, Frederick J, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 630230, MPK

 LEDBURY, Ernest F, Stoker Petty Officer, P/KX 77429, MPK

 LEGGETT, Leslie D T, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 627633, MPK

 LEISHMAN, William, Ordinary Telegraphist, P/JX 614027, MPK

 LESTER, Stanley, Able Seaman, P/JX 329306, MPK

 LEWIS, Harry, Petty Officer, P/JX 133936, killed

 LLOYD, William E, Engine Room Artificer 4c, P/MX 73854, killed

 LONGHURST, Leslie A H, Able Seaman, P/JX 409165, MPK

 LONGSHAW, Cyril D, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 523500, MPK

 MARGRETT, Ivor W, Able Seaman, P/JX 323190, MPK

 MARSTON, Albert W, Stoker 1c, P/KX 153142, MPK

 MAYERS, Richard, Able Seaman, P/JX 353034, killed

 MCINALLY, Frank, Telegraphist, P/JX 342873, MPK

 MCKELLAR, David W, Leading Supply Assistant, P/MX 107657, MPK

 MCKENZIE, Derek N, Surgeon Lieutenant, RANVR, MPK

 MCPEAKE, James, Able Seaman, P/JX 194123, killed

 MILES, George V, Leading Seaman, P/JX 135684, MPK

 MILLENER, Robert S, Petty Officer, P/JX 142252, MPK

 MOLTON, George J, Able Seaman, P/JX 274237, MPK

 MOORE, Percy A, Petty Officer Steward, P/LX 22230, MPK

 MOORE, Robert D, Ordinary Telegraphist, P/JX 575048, MPK

 MUNDY, Reginald W, Leading Seaman, P/JX 141272, MPK

 MURPHY, John H, Able Seaman, P/JX 427618, MPK

 NEASHAM, Robert W, Able Seaman, P/JX 235421, killed

 NIXON, Dermot J, Telegraphist, P/JX 245662, MPK

 PAGE, Donald G, Steward, C/LX 25252, MPK

 PAGE, John F S, Stoker 1c, P/KX 158644, MPK

 PENNYCOOK, Alexander, Stoker 1c, P/KX 126516, killed

 PHILLIPS, Gordon M, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 625189, MPK

 READ, Thomas A, Stoker 1c, P/KX 127883, MPK

 REED, Walter, Act/Stoker Petty Officer, P/KX 92642, MPK

 REGAN, Patrick, Stoker 1c, P/KX 98726, MPK

 RICHARDS, Charles F, Stoker 1c, P/KX 147214, MPK

 RICHARDS, Tracey A S, Petty Officer, P/JX 111866, killed

 ROBINSON, Frederick, Able Seaman, P/JX 212459, MPK

 ROBSON, Robert D, Able Seaman, P/JX 341360, MPK

 RUSSELL, Ernest K, Leading Writer (Sp), C/MX 677683, MPK

 SANDERSON, Leonard, Stoker 1c, P/KX 155993, MPK

 SCOTT, James A, Leading Stoker, P/KX 102391, MPK

 SCULLY, Edward J, Stoker Petty Officer, P/K 66510, MPK

 SELLERS, John C, Chief Petty Officer Telegraphist, P/J 106750, MPK

 SEXTON, Redvers A F, Able Seaman, P/J 87295, MPK

 SHEPHERD, Stanley F, Stoker 1c, P/KX 155659, MPK

 SHURMER, Leonard J, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 707081, MPK

 SIMPSON, John A, Engine Room Artificer 4c, P/MX 53778, MPK

 SIMS, Norman A E, Coder, P/JX 435438, MPK

 SMITH, Alexander S, Stoker 1c, P/KX 527289, MPK

 SMITH, Edgar R, Able Seaman, P/JX 323825, MPK

 SMITH, Harold G, Canteen Manager, C/NX 1768, MPK

 SMITH, William E, Stoker 1c, P/KX 140316, MPK

 SPENCE, James, Able Seaman, P/SSX 22405, MPK

 STEDMAN, Leslie F, Act/Petty Officer, P/JX 160195, MPK

 STREDWICK, Peter T, Ordinary Telegraphist, P/JX 403821, MPK

 SULLIVAN, Wilbor, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 632459, killed

 SUTTON, Lawrence A, Able Seaman, P/JX 421945, MPK

 TAYLOR, Henry H, Stoker 1c, P/KX 132788, MPK

 THOMSON, Ronald W, Able Seaman, P/JX 392110, MPK

 WALKER, Ernest W, Able Seaman, P/JX 321616, killed

 WARD, Francis T, Petty Officer, P/JX 134367, MPK

 WARREN, Harold A, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 631599, killed

 WHITCHELO, William H, Able Seaman, P/JX 427504, MPK

 WHITE, Ronald L, Leading Radio Mechanic, P/MX 503618, MPK

 WITNEY, Dudley W, Able Seaman, P/JX 429468, killed

 WOOLRIDGE, Cedric, Act/Leading Stoker, P/KX 92850, MPK

 YOUNG, Clifford J, Able Seaman, P/JX 231109, MPK


RM 26th Battalion

 BROADLEY, Henry, Ty/Act/Corporal, RM, CH/X 105811, killed

 BURT, Samuel J, Marine, PO/X 103181, killed

 KELLY, Roderick H, Marine, PLY/X 102747, killed



Friday, 4 August 1944


Bahadur (RIN)

 CHATHUKUTTY, K (initial only) P, Boy, 13001 (RIN), died


Dalhousie (RIN)

 GOPALAKRISHNA, K (initial only) P, Armament Staff Sergeant, 7091 (RIN), died


FAA, 1850 Sqn, Saker, fire ashore

 SHAW, Norman, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, DOI,


FAA, 831 Sqn, Victorious, air crash

 ALLEN, William A, Ty/Leading Airman, FAA/FX 95770, killed

 DICKS, Peter, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed

 HUNT, Frederick H, Ty/Leading Airman, FAA/FX 87071, killed

 HUNTER, Peter J, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, MPK


Forester, surface action

 IRONSIDE, Henry C, Able Seaman, P/JX 298604, DOW


Hazard, accident

 SMITH, Louis C, Lieutenant Commander, killed


MTB.738, surface action 15 July 1944

 RAWNSLEY, Denton L, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, DOW


RM 5th AA Brigade

 MORTON, William H, Marine, PLY/X 107761, DOWS


Royal Navy

 HAY, Gilbert H A, Naval Airman 2c, FAA/FX 673613,



 SEDDON, Albert, Able Seaman, C/JX 399231, DOWS



Saturday, 5 August 1944



 LOGAN, John, Engine Room Artificer 4c, P/MX 88442, DOWS


Catterick, illness

 BLIGHT, James W, Able Seaman, P/JX 388784, died



 MALINS, Kathleen J M, Petty Officer WRNS, N/WRNS 17511, died



 BARLOW, Thomas J, Able Seaman, D/JX 182677, DOWS


FAA, 787 Sqn, Heron, air crash

 DUNDAS, Alan J, Ty/Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


FAA, 792 Sqn, Vulture, air crash

 ELLISS, Alfred C, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, MPK

 GILLESPIE, John A, Ty/Leading Airman, FAA/FX 91547, killed


Grandmere (RCN)

 MASON, Glenn C, Stoker 1c, V/60221 (RCNVR), died


Himalaya (RIN)

 NILAKANTAN, N (initial only), Topass, (service number not listed, RIN), died



 CHANCELLOR, Thomas E, Leading Radio Mechanic, P/MX 116079, killed



 MCGAVIN, John G, Able Seaman, C/JX 353182, MPK



 CALVERLEY, William E, Able Seaman, V/56792 (RCNVR), killed


President IV

 OAKES, George W H, Air Mechanic (O) 2c, FAA/FX 680768, DOWS


RM 45 Commando

 BROOKS, Arthur R, Ty/Corporal, RM, EX/937, killed

 MCINTOSH, Nathaniel M, Marine, EX/4151, DOW


Royal Navy

 RAWLINSON, Joseph, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 182734, killed


Sierra Leone NVF

 MABEU, S (initial only), Krooman, NA/F 4117 (Sierra Leone NVF), MPK



Sunday, 6 August 1944



 BIBBY, Frederick H, Able Seaman, P/JX 383662, DOWS


Burma RNVR

 WALI, (no first name listed), Cook (S), 841 (Burma RNVR), MPK


Dolphin, illness

 PUSEY, George H, Chief Yeoman of Signals, P/214121, died


Heron, illness

 MARTIN, Jeanette, WRNS, PLY/WRNS 38515, died



 COOK, Thomas R H, Marine, CH/X 112862, DOW



 ARMSTRONG, John T, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 185361, killed

 COVELL, Frank, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 305514, DOW

 NICOLL, Douglas, Ordinary Telegraphist, C/JX 405278, DOW



 TOY, Arthur T, Able Seaman, D/JX 165571, killed



 UNGKU, Khalid B D, Ordinary Signalman, MN 1133 (Malay Section), died


President III

 MARTIN, Henry F, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 239590, killed


RM 41 Commando, Caen operations

 BELL, James, Marine, PO/X 110729, killed


RM 45 Commando, Caen operations

 BELL, Robert, Marine, CH/X 108406, killed

 BIDMEAD, Arthur, Ty/Corporal, RM, EX 1043, DOW


Royal Canadian Navy Volunteer Reserve

 BETTS, Roy H, Leading Seaman, V/704 (RCNVR), died

 ROWE, Gordon J, Able Seaman, V/27479 (RCNVR), died



 CABLE, Thomas H, Marine, PO/X 101843, DOWS



Monday, 7 August 1944


Kokanee (RCN)

 REID, Melville J, Stoker 1c, V/69990 (RCNVR), died


LCT.110 (this LCT is listed as lost in Home waters in November 1941, but is also recorded on this date)

 BADROCK, Clifford, Joiner 5c, C/MX 620080, MPK


MGB.662, surface action

 POSTLETHWAITE, Thomas A, Leading Seaman, D/SSX 30628, killed


Olive Bank, RFA

 THOMSETT, Phillip L, Act/Able Seaman, P/JX 209610, DOWS


President III

 RUDDERHAM, Arthur T, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 311331, DOWS


RAF, 157 Sqn, flying RAF Mosquito with Lt Pryor as pilot and Sub Lt MacKenzie as observer, air operations

 MACKENZIE, Douglas, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR (Daedalus), DOI,

 PRYOR, Peter F, Ty/Lieutenant (A), RNVR (Daedalus), DOI,


RM 41 Commando, Caen operations

 MURRAY, John, Ty/Act/Sergeant, RM, PO/X 106800, killed

 ROBINSON, Peter D, Ty/Lieutenant, RM, killed


RM 48 Commando, Caen operations

 SILK, Eric J, Ty/Act/Sergeant, RM, PO/X 107314, DOW



 COOK, John, Able Seaman, C/JX 178102, DOWS


Royal Arthur, illness

 FLYNN, John, Act/Signalman, P/JX 677134, died



Tuesday, 8 August 1944


Exeter, as POW

 VESEY, Francis M, Stoker Petty Officer, D/K 64799, died


FAA, 834 Sqn, Bherunda, air crash

 BURNE, Brian N A D, Lieutenant (A), MPK


Gombroon, illness

 BALLA KHAN, Kader K, Fireman, NAP, died


Lonsdale (RAN), illness

 BAILEY, Walter E, Petty Officer, 3185 (RAN), died


Regina (RCN), ship loss

 ARKELL, Joseph W, Able Seaman, V/14972 (RCNVR), MPK

 ASSELTON, John D, Leading Telegraphist, V/23319 (RCNVR), MPK

 BEATON, Neil K, Able Seaman, V/42034 (RCNVR), MPK

 BLAIN, Ronald G, Able Seaman, V/22444 (RCNVR), MPK

 BURROWS, Ernest D, Stoker, V/56742 (RCNVR), MPK

 CRAMP, William J, Stoker Petty Officer, A/2876 (RCNR), killed

 DAWSON, Alfred E, Stoker, V/14825 (RCNVR), killed

 DENONCOURT, Charles O, Leading Stoker, V/4525 (RCNVR), MPK

 EAST, Richard G, Able Seaman, V/36333 (RCNVR), MPK

 FERRON, Kenneth M, Stoker, V/64132 (RCNVR), MPK

 HARRISON, Robert M, Able Seaman, V/14344 (RCNVR), MPK

 HELIS, Joseph F, Engine Room Artificer, V/35121 (RCNVR), MPK

 LONEY, Donald C, Stoker, V/63758 (RCNVR), MPK

 LOVELL, Alec S M, Stoker, V/66817 (RCNVR), MPK

 LUSTY, Frank O, Able Seaman, V/31008 (RCNVR), MPK

 MALONE, Thomas de la H, Able Seaman, V/48090 (RCNVR), killed

 MCCARRON, Francis J, Able Seaman, V/64574 (RCNVR), MPK

 MOORE, Harold B, Leading Seaman, 4158 (RCN), MPK

 POUND, Francis J, Able Seaman, V/63538 (RCNVR), MPK

 ROBERTSON, Douglas P, Stoker Petty Officer, V/11460 (RCNVR), MPK

 RODSETH, John N, Able Seaman, V/58703 (RCNVR), MPK

 RUTTER, James A, Coder, V/47674 (RCNVR), MPK

 SAULNIER, Joseph M, Able Seaman, V/32223 (RCNVR), killed

 SIMPSON, Frederick W, Able Seaman, V/64048 (RCNVR), MPK

 SMITH, Adam J, Able Seaman, V/54994 (RCNVR), MPK

 SUTHERLAND, Robert, Telegraphist, V/47830 (RCNVR), MPK

 SWALM, Charles H, Lieutenant, RCNVR, MPK

 TAYLOR, Albert D, Telegraphist, V/45851 (RCNVR), MPK

 THOMPSON, John, Cook, V/34087 (RCNVR), MPK


RM 45 Commando, Caen operations

 EARL, Arthur J, Marine, PO/X 113307, DOW


RM 48 Commando, Caen operations

 JOHNSON, Charles S, Marine, PO/X 113092, killed


Victory, illness

 KERCKHOVE, Alfred R, Lieutenant, RNVR, died


Westcott, illness

 SMITH, William H, Able Seaman, C/JX 409868, died


York (RCN)

 DEY, Neil A, Lieutenant (E), RCNVR, died



Wednesday, 9 August 1944


Drake II

 KERFOOT, Cyril, Stoker, D/KX 665838, DOW


FAA, 1846 Sqn, Saker, air crash

 MOORE, Cyril, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed



 BLONDE, Arsene J A, Ty/Act/Boatswain, RNVR, died


Regina (RCN), ship loss

 RATHBONE, John G M, Supply Assistant, V/34478 (RCNVR), DOW


RM 45 Commando, Caen operations

 PLANT, Horace, Marine, PO/X 103994, killed


RM Engineers

 CLARKE, William J, Marine, RME 12057, DOWS


RM HBL, Plymouth Division, illness

 ALLEN, Joseph, Marine, PLY/X 105483, died



Thursday, 10 August 1944


FAA, 846 Sqn, Trumpeter, air operations

 ASHTON, James H, Ty/Act/Petty Officer Airman, FAA/FX 91197, MPK

 GAUNT, John A, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, MPK

 SALISBURY, Alfred, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, MPK


President, illness

 CABORN-WATERFIELD, Vivian C G C, Ty/Act/Lieutenant Commander (A), RNVR, died


St Elstan

 KERRIVAN, Bernard J, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 195245, killed



 BEAR, Michael J, Able Seaman, D/JX 184574, killed



Friday, 11 August 1944


Albatross, torpedoed

 BANCE, William H, Cook, D/MX 535624, killed

 BARNARD, Lawrence H, Able Seaman, D/JX 283466, MPK

 BATTERSBY, Terence C, Ordnance Artificer 5c, P/MX 634499, MPK

 BIGGS, Clifford J, Signalman, D/JX 278438, killed

 BREAN, Kenneth R, Wireman, D/MX 505695, MPK

 BULGER, George, Stoker 1c, D/KX 133351, killed

 CALLISTER, Frank H, Signalman, D/JX 340834, killed

 CANNON, Ronald E A, Stoker 1c, D/KX 164015, killed

 CARD, Percy G, Act/Leading Signalman, D/JX 184658, MPK

 CARPENTER, Raymond, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 363504, killed

 CLARKE, Edward, Stoker 2c, D/KX 560595, MPK

 CRONIN, Michael, Stoker 2c, D/KX 596121, killed

 DAVIES, William E, Stoker 2c, D/KX 599592, killed

 DWERRYHOUSE, Sydney J, Act/Stoker 1c, D/KX 165305, killed

 EGGLETON, Charles G, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 444764, killed

 EVANS, Walter J, Wireman, D/MX 510342, killed

 FARE, Ernest T, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, D/KX 77546, killed

 FISHER, Ross B, Wireman (L), P/MX 663612, killed

 FOWLER, Hugh J, Stoker 2c, D/KX 596005, killed

 FROST, Leslie G, Able Seaman, D/SSX 20956, killed

 GALE, Peter F, Ordinary Telegraphist, D/JX 610222, killed

 GAMBLE, Charles, Stoker 1c, P/KX 136874, killed

 GLEN, William J, Cook, D/MX 535684, killed

 GOLDSWORTHY, George, Ty/Leading Seaman, D/JX 131250, killed

 GRAY, William J, Able Seaman, D/SSX 31287, MPK

 HARMER, Arthur C, Chief Motor Mechanic, P/MX 76754, killed

 HAWKE, George, Able Seaman, D/JX 392069, killed

 HAYES, William A, Wireman, D/MX 510074, killed

 HOOK, James, Act/Joiner 4c, P/MX 637338, MPK

 HOUGHTON, Joseph, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 570905, killed

 HOY, Robert J, Stoker, D/KX 95518, killed

 HUMPHRIES, Kenneth R, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 510131, killed

 HUNT, Frederick, Coder, D/JX 272424, killed

 KEAY, Edward W, Stoker 1c, D/KX 111355, MPK

 LANG, James K M, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 564759, killed

 LANG, Ronald F, Stoker 1c, D/KX 144925, killed

 LIDDIARD, Edward A, Motor Mechanic, C/MX 623890, killed

 LLOYD, Dennis W, Able Seaman, P/SSX 35551, killed

 MACKAY, George, Wireman, D/MX 510160, killed

 MAHER, Thomas F, Able Seaman, D/SSX 18664, killed

 MATHERS, Frederick, Canteen Manager, C/NX 1489, MPK

 MCFETRIDGE, John M, Stoker, D/KX 598770, MPK

 MILLER, Reginald L, Motor Mechanic, C/MX 623891, killed

 MILNE, Robert A, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 570915, killed

 MORGAN, Kenneth L, Engine Room Mechanic, P/MX 502273, MPK

 MORRIS, David C, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 652829, killed

 NICHOLAS, William D, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 650939, killed

 NUTTALL, Frank, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 293607, killed

 O'DOHERTY, John, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 649835, killed

 PEGLER, Dennis G, Wireman, P/JX 555104, killed

 PIMBLEY, Thomas E, Stoker 2c, D/KX 596695, killed

 POLLOCK, John, Stoker 2c, D/KX 596174, killed

 PYE, Joseph, Stoker 2c, D/KX 596053, killed

 ROBERTS, John, Stoker 1c, D/KX 133448, MPK

 ROBERTS, Joseph, Stoker 1c, D/KX 129518, killed

 ROGERS, Clarence, Engine Room Mechanic, P/MX 635877, MPK

 SANDERS, Ronald C, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, D/KX 104150, killed

 SANSOME, Ronald E, Wireman, D/MX 510172, killed

 SMITH, Ernest A, Stoker 1c, D/KX 133802, killed

 SNAPE, Eric, Ordinary Signalman, D/JX 612071, killed

 STACEY, Sydney H, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 618166, killed

 TEASDALE, John R, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, D/KX 138811, killed

 THOMPSON, Donald L, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 652571, killed

 THORPE, Walter J, Leading Wireman, P/MX 69966, MPK

 TOFT, John J, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, D/KX 09549, killed

 WHITTON, Ernest, Stoker 2c, D/KX 596083, killed

 WILSON, Leonard, Able Seaman, D/JX 304594, killed


FAA, 1770 Sqn, Indefatigable, air operations

 BENNETT, David R, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed

 DAVIES, John A, Lieutenant (A), RNVR, died


Gadwall, accident

 GATER, Clifford W, Air Fitter (E), FAA/FX 100297, killed


RM 47 Commando, Normandy

 BORNE, Frederick, Ty/Lieutenant, RM, killed


RM Training Group Exmouth, drowning

 WYNNE, Trevor O, Marine, PO/X 121539, died


Victorious, accident

 HODGES, Reginald J S, Leading Air Fitter (L), FAA/FX 92102, killed



Saturday, 12 August 1944


Bathurst (RAN), illness

 MORTON, Allan, Ordinary Seaman, S 8871 (RANR), died


Bytown (RCN)

 SIMS, John R, Ordinary Coder, V/61235 (RCNVR), died


Dalhousie (RIN)

 KARUMASIAH, K Initial Only), Writer, 26565 (RIN), died


LBO.68 (Landing Barges - Thames Barges at War)

 CLARK, John A, Petty Officer, P/JX 441435, killed


Newcastle, illness

 FORD, George J, Leading Seaman, D/JX 113843, died



 JACKSON, Cynthia P M/, Leading WRNS, WA/WRNS 8432, DOW


RM 46 Commando

 WILSON, Harry, Marine, CH/X 104158, killed


St Angelo

 MACLEOD, Donald, 2nd Hand, RNPS, LT/JX 177685, DOWS


Striker, accident

 MORGAN, John W, Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, died



Sunday, 13 August 1944



 BROOKS, Harry W D, Rigger's Mate, R/JX 180816, killed



 FRENCH, Wilfred J, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 249563, DOWS


Maryborough (RAN), illness

 TURNER, Kenneth R, Able Seaman, 21604 (RAN), died


Pembroke IV

 HALLETT, Dennis J, Ordinary Telegraphist, P/JX 615615, killed


Radbury, steamship

 PEXTON, Harry, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 238758, (President III, O/P), MPK

 SMITH, James S, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 554442, (President III, O/P), MPK

 WEBSTER, Charles H, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 397561, (President III, O/P), MPK


RM 48 Commando, Caen operations

 LAMB, John M K, Marine, EX/5054, killed


RN Shore Signal Station Shoeburyness

 ADAMS, Frederick J, Signalman, C/SX 76, DOWS


St Columba, illness

 CAMPBELL, Patrick, Stoker Petty Officer, R/KX 101151, died


Victory, illness

 ROBINSON, Peter, Leading Stoker, P/K 10455, died



Monday, 14 August 1944


FAA, 1849 Sqn, Saker, air crash

 WADSWORTH, Richard J, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


FAA, 771 Sqn, Tern, air crash

 FOSTER, Keith, Act/Petty Officer Airman, FAA/FX 96132, killed

 GRIFFITHS, David R, Ty/Leading Airman, FAA/FX 572773, killed


LCI(L).99, ship loss

 HOUSE, Gordon H, Able Seaman, D/JX 220936, MPK

 JEFFRIES, Ronald, Ordinary Telegraphist, D/JX 250656, MPK

 QUINE, James, Able Seaman, C/JX 300416, MPK

 REYNOLDS, Arthur J F P, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 SHACKLOCK, Francis E, Act/Able Seaman, P/JX 430021, MPK

 SHIELDS, John, Able Seaman, D/JX 347935, MPK

 SWATRIDGE, Douglas E, Ty/Act/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 THOMPSON, Donald M, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 383731, MPK

 TODD, William, Act/Able Seaman, C/JX 409884, MPK


Trelawney, illness

 MACKAY, Angus, Petty Officer, RNR, P/X 9619 B, died



Tuesday, 15 August 1944


Defiance, illness

 HYETT, Herbert C S, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 638135, died


Dinosaur, in operations

 EVANS, Thomas R, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, killed


FAA, 753 Sqn, Condor, air crash

 GARGETT, Gerald F, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, MPK

 MARSHALL, Michael J, Ty/Act/Leading Airman, FAA/FX 96223, MPK

 MITCHLEY, George E, Ty/Leading Airman, FAA/FX 82875, MPK



FAA, 894 Sqn, air crash

 SAUNDERS, John W, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed

Flight deck crew

 FIELDING, Cyril, Air Mechanic (A) 2c, FAA/FX 577019, killed

 WAYMOUTH, Raymond G, Ty/Act/Leading Air Mechanic, FAA/FX 98903, killed


Hopetoun, illness

 HUNTER, Helen M, WRNS, N/WRNS 74537, died



 BARROW, John H, Act/Able Seaman, C/JX 376204, killed

 JACKSON, George, Wireman, D/MX 104055, killed



 DAY, Alfred E, Able Seaman, P/JX 322197, killed



 ROBERTSON-LIGHTBOUND, George S, Act/Leading Seaman, P/JX 283611, DOW


LST.404, mining

 AINSWORTH, William, Sick Berth Attendant, D/MX 110722, MPK

 DEVINE, Patrick, Ty/Leading Sick Berth Attendant, D/MX 57225, killed

 FINLAY, Alan, Sick Berth Attendant, D/MX 557613, MPK

 JONES, John, Assistant Steward, C/LX 730417, killed

 LLOYD, Henry, Sick Berth Attendant, D/MX 82929, MPK

 MCARTHUR, George A, Sick Berth Attendant, D/MX 84738, MPK

 WALLWORK, Tom, Sick Berth Attendant, D/SBRX 7802, MPK


MGB.313, ship loss

 WARD, Joseph R, Petty Officer, D/JX 136615, MPK


Nigeria, illness

 COE, George F, Able Seaman, C/JX 546884, died


Peewit, THRIFT, George C, Leading Air Fitter (A), FAA/FX 77133, DOWS


RN Naval Party 1664

 VOISEY, William J L, Marine, PLY/X 104760 (Odyssey), killed


Rupert, MULLINS, Ernest C, Able Seaman, P/JX 189553, MPK



Wednesday, 16 August 1944


3 Maritime Regt, RA

 GREEN, George L, Gunner, RA, 1707780, MPK

 OLIVER, George H, Gunner, RA, 1690328, MPK


Albatross, torpedoed

 MCCAIG, Donald, Wireman, P/MX 634773, DOW


Empire Lancer, steamship

 DEVLIN, Patrick J, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 394730, (President III, O/P), MPK

 FURZER, Marcus W, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 528900, (President III, O/P), MPK

 GIBBS, Ernest F, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, C/JX 249591, (President III, O/P), MPK


Excellent, illness

 PULLEY, Anita E, WRNS, P/WRNS 27357, died


FAA, 744 Sqn, Shrike, air crash

 BRYNING, Bernard, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, MPK

 STEVENSON, Andrew, Act/Petty Officer Airman, FAA/FX 91252, MPK


FAA, 899 Sqn, Khedive, air operations

 BARRETT, John G, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


Hamla (RIN)

 VARKEY, Mathew, Stoker 2c, 17293 (RIN), died


MGB.313, ship loss

 BUCK, Ralph, Leading Motor Mechanic, P/MX 99329, MPK

 DYER, Raymond H, Able Seaman, D/JX 363632, MPK

 LAINCHBURY, Arthur C, Stoker 1c, P/KX 161617, MPK

 RICHARDSON, Leonard E, Stoker 1c, C/KX 141863, MPK

 ROLFE, John R, Stoker 1c, P/KX 162513, MPK

 THEW, Thomas E G, Able Seaman, C/JX 231893, MPK

 WALTERS, Edward J, Able Seaman, P/JX 263952, killed


Mosquito, illness

 ABELA, Emmanuela, Petty Officer Steward, E/LX 20292, died



 CUMMINS, Charles W, Able Seaman, C/J 45268, killed


Pembroke II

 PETTITT, William, Stoker 2c, C/KX 599758, killed


Queen of Kent

 ELEY, Albert E, Able Seaman (Pens), C/J 67510, killed


RM 41 Commando, Caen operations

 ISTED, Reginald C, Marine, CH/X 110657, DOW


Service Flying Training School, No.14, Elmdon, air crash

 GARBUTT, Sidney F, Ty/Act/Leading Airman, FAA/FX 582101, killed



 BOWERS, Raymond, Telegraphist, D/JX 344295, DOW



 BARROW, Harry, Air Mechanic (A) 2c, FAA/FX 561956, killed



 LUCAS, Charles, Act/Able Seaman, C/JX 376643, DOWS


Vernon, illness

 GALLETLY, Thomas W, Lieutenant Commander, died



Thursday, 17 August 1944


Ballarat (RAN), illness

 BUTLER, Frank L, Able Seaman, PM 5687 (RANR), died


BYMS.2022, ship loss

 FORFAR, James P, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 287367, MPK

 SHORTMAN, Alfred J, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 280012, MPK


Cornwallis (RCN)

 JANS, William F, Able Seaman, V/66589 (RCNVR), died


Dundonald, road accident

 RIDSDALE, Titus W, Wireman, D/MX 673927, DOW


FAA, 784 Sqn, Merlin, air crash

 SWEETING, Gerald W, Ty/Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


FAA, 807 Sqn, Hunter, air crash

 LLOYD, Llewelyn G, Lieutenant (A), RNVR, MPK


LBV, 14th Flotilla (Landing Barges - Thames Barges at War)

 WATSON, Thomas L, Able Seaman, P/JX 383663, DOW


LCF.1, ex-LCT.123, ship loss

 ANDERSON, John, Able Seaman, C/JX 377941, MPK

 ASHBY, Kenneth, Stoker, C/JX 375216, MPK

 BARBER, Anthony L, Able Seaman, P/JX 354529, MPK

 BENNETT, John, Able Seaman, C/JX 407745, MPK

 BLACKHAM, Sydney G, Marine, PLY/X 106587, MPK

 BROWN, Maurice A, Able Seaman, C/JX 376216, MPK

 BURNS, Samuel M, Marine, PO/X 108731, MPK

 CASWELL, Charles E, Stoker 1c, D/SKX 904, MPK

 CHARLES, Frederick A, Sergeant, RM, PO/X 2092, MPK

 COOKE, Percy N, Petty Officer Wireman, P/MX 62828, MPK

 CORNISH, John H, Leading Telegraphist, C/WRX 146, MPK

 DANIELS, John H, Marine, CH/X 110912, killed

 DAVENPORT, Joseph P, Stoker 1c, D/KX 161605, MPK

 DENTON, Ronald, Marine, PLY/X 102294, MPK

 DUFFIELD, Henry G, Stoker 1c, P/KX 524468, MPK

 ELLIMAN, Ronald J, Ordnance Artificer 4c, P/MX 62937, MPK

 FAIRHURST, Peter, Ty/Lieutenant, RM, MPK

 FARRAND, Edmund, Marine, PLY/X 104562, MPK

 FRIZZELL, Walter R, Marine, PLY/X 106613, MPK

 GOODWIN, Harold, Ordnance Mechanic 5c, P/MX 965678, MPK

 GRAHAM, Robert, Leading Seaman, RNVR, P/LD/X 4876, MPK

 GRAY, Robert B, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, killed

 GROVES, Joseph, Marine, PLY/X 106076, MPK

 HARLAND, Charles H, Marine, PO/X 108823, MPK

 HART, Sidney, Marine, PLY/X 106590, MPK

 HATCH, Leslie, Marine, PO/X 110763, killed

 HAYWARD, Hugh J S, Petty Officer, C/JX 228435, MPK

 HEATLEY, John D, Marine, PLY/X 111232, MPK

 HERN, Stanley V, Signalman, RNVR, D/LD/X/4214, MPK

 HOGARTH, Eric, Ordnance Artificer 4c, D/MX 90863, MPK

 HOWARTH, Robert, Wireman, D/MX 122352, MPK

 HUGHES, Eric W, Corporal, RM, PLY/X 105564, killed

 HUTCHINGS, Ernest W, Ty/Act/Corporal, PO/X 3123, MPK

 JOHNSON, Bernard R, Petty Officer Motor Mechanic, D/MX 77669, MPK

 LAIGHT, Arthur, Marine, PLY/X 104549, MPK

 LINKSTON, Robert, Telegraphist, C/JX 401554, MPK

 LONGLEY, William T, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 MACRAE, Alexander J, Marine, CH/X 113090, MPK

 MAIN, Francis, Sick Berth Attendant, P/MX 83464, MPK

 MCINALLY, William S, Ordinary Telegraphist, C/JX 403985, MPK

 MCLELLAN, John E, Marine, PO/X 117992, killed

 MILDENHALL, Eric G, Marine, PO/X 119144, MPK

 MILLIGAN, Robert, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 629729, MPK

 MOSGROVE, James, Marine, PLY/X 105789, MPK

 NADEN, Alfred J, Marine, CH/X 108900, MPK

 PALMER, Hubert, Marine, PLY/X 104569, MPK

 PEPPER, Francis R, Marine, PO/X 107149, killed

 PETRIE, John G, Marine, PLY/X 106586, MPK

 POGSON, Sydney, Marine, PLY/X 104567, MPK

 POPLE, Albert, Leading Wireman, D/MX 74002, MPK

 POPLE, Raymond G, Marine, PLY/X 106598, killed

 QUINN, James, Marine, CH/X 110683, MPK

 RHODES, Gerald, Marine, PO/X 108859, MPK

 ROBBINS, Rowland C, Corporal, RM, PLY/X 104774, MPK

 ROBERTS, Edward J, Ty/Act/Corporal, PO/X 106246, MPK

 SANDERSON, John B, Marine, PLY/X 111221, MPK

 SANDFORD, Thomas D, Marine, PLY/X 106553, killed

 SHARMAN, Richard D, Marine, PLY/X 104091, MPK

 SLATER, Stanley, Marine, PO/X 114283, MPK

 SMITH, David J, Marine, PO/X 108901, killed

 SMITH, John W, Marine, PLY/X 104085, killed

 SYMONDS, Donald R, Radio Mechanic, P/MX 500991, MPK

 THOMAS, David E, Marine, PLY/X 104131, MPK

 THOMAS, Ramsay McD, Marine, PLY/X 103799, killed

 TINDALL, Alfred E, Marine, PO/X 103001, MPK

 TYMMS, Stanley G, Ty/Lieutenant, RM, MPK

 WALSH, Vincent, Leading Seaman, P/JX 307440, MPK

 WEBBER, Arthur T, Marine, PLY/X 104542, killed

 WILSON, John, Marine, PLY/X 106597, MPK

 WRIGHT, Eric R, Telegraphist, C/JX 403004, MPK



 VODEN, Albert N L, Leading Telegraphist (Pens), D/J 18007, DOW


RM Dalditch Camp

 POTTS, Frederick, Marine, PO/X 114386, DOWS



Friday, 18 August 1944


3 Maritime Regt, RA

 MORLEY, Harold, Gunner, RA, 7955128, MPK


6 Maritime Regt, RA

 EVANS, Hugh G, Bombardier, RA, 4187969, MPK


10 Maritime Regt, RA

 GASKELL, Thomas, Gunner, RA, 3777837, MPK


FAA, 899 Sqn, Khedive, air operations

 CARY, David A, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RCNVR, MPK



 DUNCAN, James R, Wireman, C/MX 97184, DOWS


Fratton, ship loss

 AMBRIDGE, William C, Cook, RNPS, LT/MX 109909, MPK

 BAILEY, Wallace J, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 103127, MPK

 BELTON, Dennis E, Ordinary Seaman, R/JX 532199, MPK

 CLARKE, John W W, Steward, RNPS, LT/LX 575166, MPK

 CLYDESDALE, Robert E, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 102900, MPK

 CODY, John N, Act/Leading Seaman, P/JX 325368, MPK

 COX, Albert E, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 167057, MPK

 CREESEY, Victor G, Sick Berth Attendant, C/MX 558761, MPK

 DORRAN, John, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 207450, MPK

 HALLSWORTH, William R, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 143123, MPK

 HEWITT, William D, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 242075, MPK

 HOARE, Lewis G, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 120266, MPK

 JAPPY, William, Engineman, RNR (PS), LT/X 441 EU, MPK

 MARTIN, Albert E, Act/Leading Telegraphist, C/JX 245744, MPK

 MATHIESON, John L, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 132196, MPK

 PECK, Charles E, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 255727, MPK

 POTTER, Ronald J, Cook, RNPS, LT/MX 107583, MPK

 RICHINGS, Leonard W, Telegraphist, RNPS, LT/JX 112908, MPK

 ROBERTS, Thomas H, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 158757, MPK

 ROWE, George T, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 160247, MPK

 RUSSELL, John E, Stoker, LT/KX 141011, MPK

 SANDERSON, Noble S, Able Seaman, D/JX 287806, killed

 SCOTT, Herbert G, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 328580, MPK

 SNOWLING, Victor F, Petty Officer Steward, RNPS, LT/LX 27614, MPK

 STEELE, Eric H, Ty/Leading Signalman, C/JX 142133, MPK

 STONE, Robert E, Ordinary Signalman, C/JX 454391, MPK

 STROWGER, George H, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 290260, MPK

 SULLIVAN, Francis E, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 125244, MPK

 TAYLOR, Bernard, Signalman, RNPS, LT/JX 269536, MPK

 TUCKER, Frank, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 566086, killed

 WALLACE, William J, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 130197, MPK



 STOKES, William J, Stoker 1c, C/KX 141146, MPK

 WATSON, Edward, Stoker 1c, C/KX 172062, MPK


Nairung, steamship

 BACK, Maurice C, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 311414, (President III, O/P), MPK

 GOODACRE, Leonard W, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 312504, (President III, O/P), MPK

 HOWE, Dennis A, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 336079, (President III, O/P), MPK

 HURSELL, Douglas N, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 550136, (President III, O/P), MPK

 RAVIE, David, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 227232, (President III, O/P), MPK


Watchful, illness

 LEGG, Ernest A, Petty Officer, C/234184, died



Saturday, 19 August 1944


4 Maritime Regt, RA

 EVANS, Albert E, Gunner, RA, 4622640, MPK

 TAYLOR, George H, Lance Bombardier, RA, 7046354, MPK



 CAMERON, Charles, Cook (S), C/MX 109232, DOW



 INNES, John R, Able Seaman, P/SSX 31192, DOW


FAA, 731 Sqn, Peewit, air crash

 MEDD, Peter N, Lieutenant Commander, killed


FAA, 882 Sqn, Searcher, air operations

 SHARPE, Alan, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNZNVR, killed



 ILES, Kenneth A, Air Mechanic (A) 1c, FAA/FX 78610, DOW


Wayfarer, steamship

 FARLEY, Harry H G, Ty/Act/Petty Officer (DEMS), D/JX 194893, (President III, O/P), MPK

 POWELL, Idris M, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 333285, (President III, O/P), MPK

 SWINDELLS, Jack, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 444456, (President III, O/P), MPK



Sunday, 20 August 1944


Bedouin, as POW

 YOUNG, Raymond, Able Seaman, C/JX 317830, died


Coral, steamship

 WARREN, Ivor G, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 339509, (President III, O/P), MPK



FAA, 807 Sqn, air crash

 SPEAKMAN, Eric V, Lieutenant, MPK

FAA, 807 Sqn, deck crew

 PYKE, Joseph, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 626309, killed

 PYM, Edwin F, Air Mechanic 2c, FAA/FX 585409, killed

 Other crew

 BARTER, Stanley T, Air Fitter (E), FAA/FX 90069, killed

 KNIGHT, Clifford O J, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 407286, MPK

 PEIRCE, William G P, Air Fitter (A), FAA/FX 86194, killed

 STREET, William R, Able Seaman, P/JX 203488, killed



 BOYD, John, Engine Room Artificer 3c, C/MX 96209, MPK



 NEWSHAM, Thomas A, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 107522, DOW


Philomel (RNZN), illness

 SIMMONS, Clarence F, Petty Officer, 334 (RNZN), died



 JENKINS, Alfred J, Ty/Act/Corporal, CH/X 107874, DOWS


RM 45 Commando, Caen operations

 GEORGE, Rex, Marine, PO/X 113288, killed

 HARRINGTON, Thomas F, Marine, PO/X 113389, killed

 MCFATTER, John, Marine, PLY/X 106729, killed

 MCKEOWN, Daniel, Marine, PLY/X 100726, killed

 STAPLEY, Hugh J, Marine, CH/X 3883, DOW

 WHITE, Brian G, Ty/Act/Captain, RM, killed


RM 46 Commando, Caen operations

 BUTTRESS, Reginald A, Act/Company Sergeant Major, CH/X 104815, killed

 KIMBER, Robert G, Ty/Act/Corporal, CH/X 111860, killed


RM 47 Commando, Caen operations

 MORLEY, Colin N, Colour Sergeant, CH/X 2148, killed



 MCCLELLAND, John, Ty/Lieutenant Commander, RNR, died



Monday, 21 August 1944


Alberni (RCN), ship loss

 ALLAN, John M, Able Seaman, V/24900 (RCNVR), MPK

 ANGELL, Bruce, Able Seaman, V/64369 (RCNVR), MPK

 BARSS, Walter C, Engine Room Artificer, A/2516 (RCNR), MPK

 BOSWORTH, Robert C, Coder, V/49160 (RCNVR), MPK

 BOUCHARD, Joseph J, Engine Room Artificer, V/43824 (RCNVR), MPK

 BROCK, George M, Ordinary Seaman, V/67695 (RCNVR), MPK

 BUCHANAN, George W, Able Seaman, V/39770 (RCNVR), MPK

 CAMPBELL, Donald W, Stoker, V/69124 (RCNVR), MPK

 CARDER, Wilfred W, Ordinary Seaman, V/62462 (RCNVR), MPK

 CLINTON, Elmer J, Leading Stoker, V/1290 (RCNVR), MPK

 COSGROVE, Canniff T J, Able Seaman, V/64451 (RCNVR), MPK

 COX, Henry J M, Stoker Petty Officer, V/67950 (RCNVR), MPK

 CULPEPPER, John A, Stoker Petty Officer, A/3190 (RCNR), MPK

 CURRIE, William P, Stoker Petty Officer, A/2925 (RCNR), MPK

 DITTLOFF, William, Stoker, V/9536 (RCNVR), MPK

 DREW, Robert F, Telegraphist, V/12804 (RCNVR), MPK

 ERICKSON, Ingvi S, Telegraphist, V/51886 (RCNVR), MPK

 EVANS, Albert K, Leading Supply Assistant, V/4935 (RCNVR), MPK

 FULTON, Hugh C, Lieutenant, RCNVR, MPK

 GALLAGHER, G J, Leading Seaman, A/5312 (RCNR), MPK

 GARVEY, Donald N, Stoker, V 75547 (RCNVR), MPK

 GRAHAM, Alvin J, Signalman, V/42839 (RCNVR), MPK

 GRAIS, Donald B, Engine Room Artificer, V/30724 (RCNVR), MPK

 GRANT, Malcolm S, Lieutenant, RCNVR, MPK

 GRIFFITHS, Edward S, Stoker, V/42952 (RCNVR), MPK

 HAMILTON, John P, Lieutenant, RCNVR, MPK

 HAMMOND, John A, Stoker, V/60632 (RCNVR), MPK

 HATCHER, Arthur M, Leading Seaman, V/16632 (RCNVR), MPK

 HENDERSON, Hugh M, Surgeon Lieutenant, RCNVR, MPK

 HORLEY, Wallace C, Stoker, V/31090 (RCNVR), MPK

 IRVING, James C, Leading Coder, V/17668 (RCNVR), MPK

 JENKS, Keith W, Ordinary Telegraphist, V/60979 (RCNVR), MPK

 JONES, Donald O, Able Seaman, V/17793 (RCNVR), MPK

 KARNS, Robert J, Stoker, V/52383 (RCNVR), MPK

 KIRKPATRICK, Stanley M, Telegraphist, V/2850 (RCNVR), MPK

 KOSTER, John B, Engine Room Artificer, V/27989 (RCNVR), MPK

 KOWBEL, Morris, Able Seaman, 4648 (RCN), MPK

 LAING, Robert A, Engine Room Artificer, V 976 (RCNVR), MPK

 LAING, Wallace W, Ordinary Seaman, V 66845 (RCNVR), MPK

 LEE, Donald F, Petty Officer, V/5761 (RCNVR), MPK

 LIGHTHALL Augustus E, Chief Petty Officer, 2404 (RCN), MPK

 MCDERMOTT, Joseph G, Stoker Petty Officer, V/17569 (RCNVR), MPK

 MCGRATH, James D, Leading Seaman, V/652 (RCNVR), MPK

 MCINNES, William S, Able Seaman, V/50918 (RCNVR), MPK

 MERK, George A, Steward, V/32584 (RCNVR), MPK

 MOFFAT, Cyril B, Able Seaman, V/24489 (RCNVR), MPK

 PAGE, Ivan E, Ordinary Seaman, V/59306 (RCNVR), MPK

 PAQUET, Joseph A R, Steward, V/32079 (RCNVR), MPK

 PILON, Joseph G, Stoker, V/49934 (RCNVR), MPK

 PLOTT, John L, Stoker, V/23829 (RCNVR), MPK

 ROGERS, Nicholl, Cook, V/49425 (RCNVR), MPK

 SMITH, Thomas A, Leading Cook, V/24481 (RCNVR), MPK

 STEPHEN, Donald, Leading Telegraphist, V/24255 (RCNVR), MPK

 STUART, George A, Able Seaman, V/10937 (RCNVR), MPK

 TURNER, Alan T, Able Seaman, V/50180 (RCNVR), MPK

 WALKER, James, Able Seaman, V/17999 (RCNVR), MPK

 WHYTE, John W, Able Seaman, V/50134 (RCNVR), MPK

 WILKINSON, Horace E, Leading Stoker, 22129 (RCN), MPK

 WRIGHT, Thomas, Stoker, V/66434 (RCNVR), MPK


FAA, 881 Sqn, Pursuer, air crash

 BRITTAIN, Ronald, Act/Petty Officer Airman, FAA/FX 91540, MPK


Kite, ship loss

 ADDISON, Albert E, Able Seaman, D/JX 366096, MPK

 ALDRED, Thomas, Able Seaman, D/SSX 18649, MPK

 ALLINSON, John R, Able Seaman, D/JX 569841, MPK

 ALLISON, James McM, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 419830, MPK

 ASTLE, James, Leading Radio Mechanic, P/MX 615168, MPK

 AUSTEN, Norman S, Able Seaman, D/JX 374079, MPK

 BAILEY, Desmond A, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 570040, MPK

 BAILEY, John S, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 640246, MPK

 BALFOUR, Arthur, Coder, D/JX 508854, MPK

 BALL, Alfred H, Stoker 1c, D/KX 147672, MPK

 BARNES, Edwin, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 640687, MPK

 BARNES, Leonard M, Able Seaman, D/JX 304470, MPK

 BARTON, Ernest, Ty/Petty Officer Steward, D/SR 69524, MPK

 BATEMAN, Derek A, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 421537, MPK

 BEARD, William H, Stoker Petty Officer, D/K 62566, MPK

 BECKETT, Frederick, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 652933, MPK

 BELBIN, Raymond A, Engine Room Artificer 4c, D/MX 57747, MPK

 BENNETT, Frederick, Stoker 1c, D/KX 102715, MPK

 BENT, James, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 302157, MPK

 BERRY, William A, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 198536, MPK

 BIBBY, George, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 639460, MPK

 BICKERTON, Walter S, Ty/Leading Stoker, D/KX 136968, MPK

 BINNINGTON, Stanley, Ordinary Telegraphist, D/JX 614642, MPK

 BISHOP, William H, Stoker 1c, D/K 46797, MPK

 BLOOMFIELD, Reginald R, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 BOOTH, Joseph W, Shipwright 3c, D/MX 74125, MPK

 BOXALL, George W, Stoker 1c, D/KX 157985, MPK

 BRIGGS, Thomas E, Able Seaman, D/SSX 19259, MPK

 BUCHANAN, Norman, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 648852, MPK

 BUFFETT, Stanley, Able Seaman, D/JX 191331, MPK

 BURNETT, Gordon, Able Seaman, D/JX 366199, MPK

 CAMPBELL, Andrew N G, Lieutenant Commander, MPK

 CAMPBELL, Archibald J, Warrant Mechanician, MPK

 CAWLEY, Lester T, Able Seaman, D/JX 213705, MPK

 CEILLAM, John, Able Seaman, D/JX 78773, MPK

 CHENEY, Ronald E, Telegraphist, D/JX 341037, MPK

 CLIFT, James, Stoker 1c, D/KX 138498, MPK

 COLLINS, Patrick J, Ty/Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 87374, MPK

 CONNELL, Robert J B, Able Seaman, D/JX 169932, MPK

 CONNOLLY, Ernest, Ty/Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 84527, MPK

 CONROY, William H, Ordinary Telegraphist, D/JX 619388, MPK

 COPPACK, John W, Stoker 2c, D/KX 666020, MPK

 CRAIG, James, Stoker 1c, D/KX 162389, MPK

 CRAIG, John, Able Seaman, D/JX 303415, MPK

 CRAIG, John McK, Engine Room Artificer 5c, D/MX 511289, MPK

 CRAIG, Sidney, Telegraphist, D/JX 341280, MPK

 CRILLEY, Joseph T, Telegraphist, RNV(W)R, D/WRX 413, MPK

 DAVENPORT, Frederick, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 568231, MPK

 DAVIES, Arthur, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 567575, MPK

 DAVIES, Harold, Signalman, D/JX 163588, MPK

 DAVIES, John H, Stoker 1c, D/KX 135010, MPK

 DAVIES, William C P, Steward, D/LX 29186, MPK

 DAVIES, William D, Able Seaman, D/JX 364360, MPK

 DAVISON, Leslie, Stoker 2c, P/KX 598320, MPK

 DELLER, Henry S R, Act/Stoker 1c, P/KX 527084, MPK

 DICK, Norman B, Act/Leading Signalman, D/JX 250887, MPK

 DOBBS, Alan C, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 564203, MPK

 DOBBS, John H, Able Seaman, D/JX 168961, MPK

 ELLIS, Edward R, Petty Officer, D/JX 106404, MPK

 ELSON, Herbert H, Act/Leading Seaman, RNVR, D/BD/X 1743, MPK

 ERITH, Charles A, Petty Officer Telegraphist, D/JX 165834, MPK

 ETCHELLS, Leonard, Ty/Petty Officer, D/SSX 17065, MPK

 EVANS, Ernest, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 564311, MPK

 FARR, William J, Able Seaman, D/JX 126873, MPK

 FODEN, Norman E, Able Seaman, D/JX 239769, MPK

 FOSTER, Henry E, Able Seaman, D/JX 200002, MPK

 FOX, Cyril, Engine Room Artificer 5c, D/MX 728038, MPK

 FRYER, Charles E, Able Seaman, D/JX 565076, MPK

 GARNETT, Gordon, Able Seaman, D/JX 349701, MPK

 GILBRIDE, John M, Able Seaman, D/JX 200334, MPK

 GLANFIELD, Walter J, Able Seaman, D/JX 364373, MPK

 GLOVER, James P, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 348630, MPK

 GODDARD, Thomas C, Able Seaman, D/JX 364420, MPK

 GOULD, George, Stoker 1c, D/KX 151754, MPK

 GREER, John, Able Seaman, D/JX 303299, MPK

 GRIFFITHS, John O, Able Seaman, D/JX 340543, MPK

 GRUNDY, Albert, Telegraphist, D/JX 309196, MPK

 GUEST, Arthur, Able Seaman, D/JX 257980, MPK

 HABBITTS, Dennis J, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 563328, MPK

 HALL, Richard L, Ty/Py/Surgeon Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 HALL, William, Engine Room Artificer 3c, D/MX 61470, MPK

 HALL, William H, Able Seaman, D/JX 304684, MPK

 HAMLYN, Charles J, Ty/Supply Chief C8852Petty Officer, D/MX 52021, MPK

 HART, James F, Able Seaman, D/JX 211965, MPK

 HAWKINS, Gerald F, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 348746, MPK

 HAWKINS, Harold W, Chief Petty Officer Stoker, D/K 58519, MPK

 HAYNES, Albert G, Able Seaman, D/JX 369220, MPK

 HAYWARD, Ronald G W, Telegraphist, D/JX 327375, MPK

 HEALEY, Leslie, Able Seaman, D/JX 364941, MPK

 HEATH, Frederick, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 368806, MPK

 HESLOP, George, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 369179, MPK

 HITCHMAN, Leslie T, Able Seaman, D/JX 186911, MPK

 HODGSON, Victor, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 369183, MPK

 HODSON, George P, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 369271, MPK

 HOGARTH, Edmund W, Petty Officer, D/JX 135490, MPK

 HOLDEN, Thomas F, Able Seaman, D/JX 369255, MPK

 HOLLAND, James H, Able Seaman, D/JX 239179, MPK

 HOLLEY, Donald S, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 563499, MPK

 HORNER, Oliver, Able Seaman, D/JX 305183, MPK

 HUGHES, Charles, Able Seaman, D/JX 419542, MPK

 HUGHES, Evan D, Able Seaman, D/JX 419028, MPK

 HUNT, John, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 391252, MPK

 HUNTLEY, Norman H, Able Seaman, D/JX 369331, MPK

 HURST, Charles, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 369339, MPK

 HUTCHINSON, Maurice S, Able Seaman, D/JX 365304, MPK

 HYDE, Neville, Telegraphist, D/JX 344679, MPK

 INGLES, Thomas R, Able Seaman, D/JX 368713, MPK

 JACKSON, Eric, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 368822, MPK

 JACKSON, Lionel B, Leading Cook, D/MX 64126, MPK

 JAMES, Gilbert W, Able Seaman, D/SSX 28824, MPK

 JAMES, Stanley H, Able Seaman, D/JX 369337, MPK

 JOHN, Kenneth E, Able Seaman, D/JX 418110, MPK

 JONES, Ivor E, Able Seaman, D/JX 365092, MPK

 JONES, John A, Lieutenant, MPK

 JONES, John E, Stoker 1c, D/KX 108873, MPK

 JONES, Rossiter J, Able Seaman, D/JX 360324, MPK

 JONES, Thomas S, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 550383, MPK

 JOWETT, Norman, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 563956, MPK

 KELLETT, Charles, Ty/Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 77617, MPK

 KELLY, William A, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, RNVR, D/MD/X 2454, MPK

 KENDRICK, Lawrence T, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 KIRK, John, Able Seaman, D/JX 257102, MPK

 KIVER, Edward V, Ty/Petty Officer Cook, D/M 36495, MPK

 LANGLEY, Frederick, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 567563, MPK

 LAUGHLAND, John, Leading Writer, D/MX 614789, MPK

 LEE, Derek, Able Seaman, D/JX 419274, MPK

 LIDDLE, Alfred, Able Seaman, D/JX 391141, MPK

 LOCKETT, James, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 420330, MPK

 LUNT, George E, Able Seaman, D/JX 254031, MPK

 MABBUTT, Kenneth J, Ordinary Telegraphist, P/JX 405954, MPK

 MACKIE, Harold J, Petty Officer, D/J 109540, MPK

 MAHONEY, Denis, Leading Stoker, D/KX 87382, MPK

 MARSHALL, George, Leading Seaman, D/SSX 22315, MPK

 MARTIN, William T, Able Seaman, D/JX 369969, MPK

 MASON, Leslie, Able Seaman, D/JX 206293, MPK

 MASON, William, Able Seaman, D/JX 204450, MPK

 MATTHEWS, Kenneth, Signalman, P/JX 548854, MPK

 MATTSON, Bertram K, Coder, D/JX 344578, MPK

 MCAREARY, Patrick, Able Seaman, D/SSX 24445, MPK

 MCAVOY, James A, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 340904, MPK

 MCGRATH, Christopher J, Stoker 1c, D/KX 152500, MPK

 MCKEOWN, William, Telegraphist, D/JX 344845, MPK

 MCPARLAND, James J, Able Seaman, D/JX 566716, MPK

 MEDHURST, John K, Able Seaman, D/JX 365159, MPK

 MELLING, Peter H, Able Seaman, D/JX 369804, MPK

 MERCER, Frederick J, Able Seaman, D/JX 421232, MPK

 MERCER, Joseph, Able Seaman, D/JX 346736, MPK

 METHEUN, Henry G, Stoker Petty Officer, D/K 59888, MPK

 MILLS, Stephen A, Able Seaman, P/JX 521222, MPK

 MILNE, David, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 MINHINNICK, John A G, Stoker 1c, D/KX 156860, MPK

 MITCHELL, George, Able Seaman, D/JX 369732, MPK

 MITCHELL, John H, Assistant Steward, D/LX 613529, MPK

 MONSON, Fred N, Able Seaman, D/JX 401036, MPK

 MOUNTFORD, James H, Able Seaman, D/JX 365152, MPK

 NELSON, Edward B, Cook, D/MX 101192, MPK

 NICKOLLS, David W R, Able Seaman, D/JX 168601, MPK

 O'BRIEN, Harold, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, D/K 152511, MPK

 O'DEA, Eric W, Signalman, P/JX 250409, MPK

 OLIVER, John D, Engine Room Artificer 4c, D/MX 75500, MPK

 PARK, George, Able Seaman, D/JX 170122, MPK

 PATTERSON, Thomas, Act/Leading Seaman, D/JX 146252, MPK

 PAYNE, Thomas, Stoker 1c, D/KX 106398, MPK

 PHELAN, James, Stoker 1c, D/KX 112335, MPK

 PHILLIPS, Norman, Stoker 2c, D/KX 666339, MPK

 POINTER, Edward, Stoker 2c, D/KX 675084, MPK

 PRICE, Leslie, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 555763, MPK

 PRICE, Ronald, Stoker 1c, D/KX 135031, MPK

 PYM, Alfred C, Able Seaman, D/JX 339978, MPK

 RACTLIFFE, Dennis, Able Seaman, D/JX 394908, MPK

 READ, Albert E, Petty Officer, D/J 106059, MPK

 REEVE, Terence C, Electrical Artificer 3c, D/MX 88145, MPK

 REGAN, Joseph T, Able Seaman, D/JX 229971, MPK

 RICHARDS, Arthur S, Ty/Yeoman of Signals, D/JX 133528, MPK

 RICHARDSON, Frank, Canteen Manager, C/NX 704652, MPK

 ROBERTS, George W, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 419504, MPK

 ROBINSON, Billy, Stoker 1c, D/KX 140533, MPK

 ROBINSON, George F, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, D/JX 246346, MPK

 ROONEY, James, Ordnance Artificer 3c, D/MX 61322, MPK

 RUNDLE, Walter C, Telegraphist, D/JX 617160, MPK

 SAVAGE, John F, Lieutenant, RNR, MPK

 SHAND, William G, Supply Assistant, D/MX 121634, MPK

 SHARP, John O L, Leading Sick Berth Attendant, D/MX 111385, MPK

 SHELLEY, Harry, Able Seaman, D/JX 368263, MPK

 SKELTON, Thomas W, Able Seaman, D/JX 221099, MPK

 SLADE, Gerald, Engine Room Artificer 5c, D/MX 70566, MPK

 SLATER, John F, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, D/SSX 16875, MPK

 SMITH, Stephen A, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, D/JX 915588, MPK

 SMYTH, William H, Able Seaman, D/JX 144987, MPK

 SNAITH, Harold R, Able Seaman, D/JX 286087, MPK

 SOLOMAN, Ralph L, Leading Seaman, D/SSX 19475, MPK

 SOMERVILLE, Neil, Engine Room Artificer 3c, D/MX 64784, MPK

 SPRY, Alfred J, Able Seaman, D/JX 186884, MPK

 STEVENS, Frederick G, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, D/JX 169202, MPK

 STIRLING, Robert McF, Able Seaman, D/SSX 30005, MPK

 STOCKTON, Joseph, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 305496, MPK

 STONES, Frank, Stoker 1c, D/KX 524211, MPK

 STRUTHERS, John G, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 SULLIVAN, Patrick, Ty/Act/Ty/Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 87924, MPK

 TAYLOR, John A, Signalman, D/JX 176016, MPK

 TELFORD, William F W, Coder, D/JX 344009, MPK

 TEMPLE, Lawrence, Able Seaman, D/JX 303086, MPK

 THOMAS, Ivor, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 364336, MPK

 TREGASKIS, James H L, Ty/Leading Steward, D/LX 572977, MPK

 TURNER, Harold B, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, D/JX 303261, MPK

 VINCENT, Charles W J, Ty/Act/Petty Officer, D/SSX 25985, MPK

 WAKELY, James R, Stoker Petty Officer, D/K 55267, MPK

 WATTS, William H, Supply Assistant, D/MX 107504, MPK

 WHITTAKER, Roy, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 369896, MPK

 WILLIAMS, Harry, Able Seaman, D/JX 569232, MPK

 WILLIAMS, Watkins W, Stoker 1c, D/KX 586410, MPK

 WILLISCROFT, Aubrey G, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 365291, MPK

 WISHART, George, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 WOODWARD, Norman W, Stoker 1c, D/KX 157744, MPK

 WRIGHT, Richard H, Able Seaman, D/JX 326538, MPK

 WYLLIE, Joseph, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 369905, MPK

 YOUNG, Louis C S, Canteen Manager, C/NX 703427, MPK


LCT.154 (one source lists LCT.154 as foundering in the Mediterranean in 1943, but is not included in BVLS. It is listed here on this date), accident

 NICHOLLS, Kenneth D, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, died


Lombard, lost overboard

 ELLIOTT, Frederick R, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK



 JOHNSON, Geoffrey K, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 626414, DOWS


MTB.471, surface action

 FITCH, George T, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 543085, MPK

 MCGARVIE, Andrew, Stoker 1c, P/KX 597110, killed


MTB.476, surface action

 RANDLES, Samuel, Able Seaman, C/JX 375482, killed


MTB.477, surface action

 HUMPHRIES, William J, Act/Able Seaman, P/JX 421514, killed

 HUNTER, Andrew, Able Seaman, D/JX 303818, killed


Naden (RCN)

 IRVINE, George W, Petty Officer, 2119 (RCN), died


Orchis, mining

 BALL, Harry H, Able Seaman, D/JX 241229, MPK

 CAHILL, Desmond L, Able Seaman, D/JX 418640, MPK

 CALDER, Alexander A, Able Seaman, D/JX 194212, MPK

 FARR, Norman A, Act/Engine Room Artificer 4c, D/MX 634658, killed

 GROVES, Raymond, Able Seaman, D/JX 564904, MPK

 HART, Herbert, Able Seaman, D/JX 168367, MPK

 HART, James, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 565516, killed

 HATTON, Ernest, Stoker 1c, D/KX 162129, killed

 HERBERT, Walter G, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 651619, MPK

 JUBB, Arthur H, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 255608, MPK

 LEADBETTER, Richard J, Ty/Petty Officer, RNR, D/X 10078 B, MPK

 MATTHEWS, John S, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 564512, killed

 MILLER, Jack, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 367888, killed

 MITCHELL, John, Able Seaman, D/JX 214628, killed

 MORAN, Simon, Stoker 1c, D/KX 80719, MPK

 OWENS, Leslie J, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, D/KX 97350, MPK

 PATON, Peter E, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 564829, MPK

 ROCHE, John, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, D/JX 146965, MPK

 SEDDON, Walter, Able Seaman, D/JX 340533, killed

 SMITH, Alfred J, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 368106, killed

 SPENCER, James B, Ty/Leading Seaman, D/JX 285425, MPK

 SWIFT, Victor H, Able Seaman, D/JX 305485, MPK

 WALKER, Ngata B, Leading Steward, 1716 (RNZN), MPK

 WALTON, Denis, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 364501, MPK

 WALTON, Kenneth, Able Seaman, D/JX 367335, MPK

 WEBB, John J, Stoker 1c, D/K 66618, MPK

 WRIGHT, Hugh, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 418720, MPK

 WYLIE, George G, Able Seaman, P/JX 175965, MPK


RAF, No.3 Flight Instructor School, air crash

 OLDS, David L, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNZNVR (Daedalus), killed


RM 41 Commando, Caen operations

 LOWLES, Eric H, Marine, PO/X 111092, killed

 SUMMERS, Kenneth, Marine, CH/X 110147, killed


RM 45 Commando, Caen operations

 WILCOX, Reginald A, Marine, PO/X 102113, DOW


RM 47 Commando, Caen operations

 KEMP, John, Marine, PO/X 105523, killed


RM School of Music, illness

 PALMER, George C, Bandmaster 2c, RMB 3074, died


Stormont (RCN)

 WILSON, Ronald A, Petty Officer, V/10251 (RCNVR), MPK



Tuesday, 22 August 1944



 HARDY, Arthur A, Stoker 1c, P/KX 157064, DOWS



 WEST, James A, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 384037, killed


Bickerton (right - CyberHeritage), ship loss

 ABREY, Joseph J, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 630350, MPK

 ANDREWS, Douglas H, Leading Stoker, P/KX 100610, DOW

 AUGSBURGER, Stanley G, Stoker 2c, P/KX 664747, MPK

 BALL, Leslie T, Act/Able Seaman, P/JX 518332, MPK

 BRIGHTMAN, Stuart, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 631943, MPK

 BRUNDRETT, Frederick C, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 629037, MPK

 COLEMAN, Patrick D, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 519082, MPK

 COLLIER, Robert R, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 518756, MPK

 COMMINS, Nicholas, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 648240, MPK

 CONS, Frederick J E, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 518682, MPK

 CORRIGAN, Patrick, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 649450, MPK

 DAY, Richard J, Able Seaman, P/JX 518069, DOW

 FRIPP, Albert, Stoker 1c, P/KX 77047, MPK

 GIBSON, Charles F, Act/Petty Officer, P/JX 137529, MPK

 GREENWAY, Alexander D, Petty Officer, P/JX 132949, MPK

 HOGG, Joseph N, Act/Able Seaman, P/JX 518204, MPK

 HOLLY, Douglas R, Act/Able Seaman, P/JX 518277, MPK

 HOSTAD, Thomas L, Able Seaman, P/JX 192989, MPK

 HOWELL, Cecil A F, Act/Able Seaman, P/JX 518335, MPK

 JARMAN, John H, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 JENNINGS, Albert D, Able Seaman, P/JX 274661, MPK

 JOHNSON, Dennis R, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 552065, MPK

 MCGONIGLE, James W, Stoker 2c, P/KX 603578, DOW

 MCLAREN, Andrew, Stoker 1c, P/KX 126880, MPK

 O'CONNOR, Sidney, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 518415, MPK

 PAGE, George E, Stoker 1c, P/KX 129759, MPK

 PIRIE, Irvine C, Able Seaman, P/JX 159825, MPK

 QUIRK, Joseph, Stoker 1c, P/KX 137782, MPK

 SAUNDERS, Maurice G, Stoker 1c, P/KX 179361, MPK

 SCOTT, Wallace L F, Stoker 1c, P/KX 88881, MPK

 SINGLETON, Charles P, Cook (S), P/MX 122585, MPK

 STOROR, Raymond G, Act/Leading Stoker, P/KX 134221, MPK

 SURRIDGE, Edwin G, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 521105, MPK

 SWITZER, Harry, Stoker Petty Officer, P/KX 81897, DOW

 TURNER, Joseph H, Stoker 2c, D/KX 664292, MPK

 VALLOR, Walter R, Act/Able Seaman, P/JX 518268, MPK

 VERYARD, John W G, Act/Stoker Petty Officer, P/KX 88210, MPK

 WALKER, Gosney, Stoker 1c, P/KX 132986, MPK


FAA, 800 Sqn, Emperor, air crash

 RODGERS, Rodney M, Lieutenant (E), killed


FAA, 830 Sqn, Furious, air crash

 FRYER, Gerald G, Ty/Act/Petty Officer Airman, FAA/FX 95624, MPK

 GREEN, Leslie D, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, MPK

 WRIGHT, Kenneth H E, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, MPK


FAA, 1840 Sqn, Indefatigable, air operations

 TURNER, William J, Lieutenant, MPK


Heron, illness

 CARTER, Harry, Naval Airman 2c, FAA/FX 591989, died


Loyalty, ship loss

 ADAMS, Eric A, Telegraphist, D/JX 360872, MPK

 BALL, John E, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, RNR, D/X 108798 B, MPK

 BAXTER, George N, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 569993, MPK

 BIDGOOD, William F, Stoker 1c, D/KX 132811, killed

 BOND, Albert A, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, D/KX 159868, MPK

 BROOM, Ernest C, Stoker 1c, D/KX 118457, MPK

 CARRIVICK, Cornelius J, Able Seaman, D/J 92938, MPK

 DAVEY, Beresford E, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 653575, MPK

 EVANS, David J, Stoker 1c, D/KX 122637, MPK

 GEORGE, Fernleigh J T, Sick Berth Attendant, D/MX 85223, killed

 KELLETT, Ronald W, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 402045, MPK

 MALTBY, James E, Lieutenant Commander, RNR, killed

 MCLENNAN, Donald G, Able Seaman, D/JX 255052, MPK

 MCLOUGHLIN, William, Able Seaman, D/JX 200516, killed

 MORGAN, Lyn G, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 570447, MPK

 NELSON, Leonard, Steward, D/LX 26056, MPK

 QUALEY, Peter, Able Seaman, D/JX 306074, MPK

 SKILLICORN, Charles E, Stoker 1c, D/KX 108679, MPK

 TEAGLE, Clarence W, Able Seaman, D/JX 284549, MPK

 URE, Alexander A, Leading Wireman, C/MX 63875, MPK



 TILLEY, William J, Ty/Leading Airman, FAA/SR 415, killed


Nabob, torpedoed

 BEACH, John A, Leading Air Fitter (O), FAA/FX 114884, MPK

 CHIZY, Harold, Sick Berth Attendant, V 51974 (RCNVR), MPK

 CONNOLLY, Charles W, Leading Cook (S), V 2601 (RCNVR), MPK

 CRAWFORD, Andrew, Leading Supply Assistant, D/MX 71035, MPK

 CURRIE, George H, Supply Assistant, V 25263 (RCNVR), MPK

 FROHOCK, John, Air Mechanic (A) 2c, FAA/FX 110232, MPK

 GOUDIE, Owen R, Leading Air Mechanic (O), FAA/SFX 563, MPK

 JONES, John C, Leading Steward, A 3211 (RCNR), MPK

 LEWIS, Joseph, Able Seaman, V 41131 (RCNVR), MPK

 LYNER, George R, Air Mechanic (E) 1c, FAA/FX 105316, MPK

 MACDONALD, Duncan A, Able Seaman, V 52782 (RCNVR), MPK

 MACKENNEY, Arnold V, Stores Assistant, V 42713 (RCNVR), MPK

 MELROSE, David, Able Seaman, A 5395 (RCNR), MPK

 RATTLEY, Philip A, Act/Electrical Artificer 4c, P/MX 56063, MPK

 ROTHWELL, Peter T, Ty/Act/Air Mechanic 4c, FAA/FX 76721, killed

 STAINES, Frederick C, Supply Assistant, V 23788 (RCNVR), MPK

 STANTON, Cyril A W, Air Mechanic (E) 2c, FAA/FX 572194, MPK

 STEPHENS, Gordon H, Leading Radio Mechanic (AW), FAA/FX 587821, MPK

 TUCCI, Albert, Able Seaman, V 38583 (RCNVR), MPK

 WHITEHOUSE, Eric, Regulating Petty Officer, 2464 (RCN), MPK

 WILKES, Harry, Steward, P/LX 24493, MPK


RAF, No.3 Flight Instructor School, air crash

 HUNT, Alfred J, Ty/Lieutenant (A), RNVR (Blackcap), killed


RM 46 Commando

 DENTON, Harry, Ty/Act/Sergeant, RM, PO/X 2389, killed


Royal Canadian Navy

 LEWIS, Joseph, Able Seaman, X/41131 (RCN), died



Wednesday, 23 August 1944



 SAUNDERS, Ellen, Cook, killed



 WHITAKER, Harold R, Stoker 1c, D/KX 178163, died


FAA, 800 Sqn, Emperor, air crash

 MACLEAN, William G, Ty/Act/Petty Officer Airman, FAA/FX 95866, killed


Fort Yale, steamship

 PURTON, Albert E, Convoy Signalman, C/JX 579167, (President III, O/P), MPK


Hunter, accident

 THOMSON, James, Stoker 1c, P/KX 524811, DOW


Jupiter, as POW

 KING, Leonard, Stoker Petty Officer, D/K 66543, died


Orchis, mining

 CARTER, Alec, Able Seaman, D/JX 395573, DOW


RM 46 Commando

 ATHERTON, Joseph, Ty/Act/Corporal, PLY/X 103460, DOW


Victory, accident

 PARR, Sidney A, Telegraphist, P/JX 370924, died

 SAUNDERS, George C, Stoker 1c, P/KX 146406, killed



Thursday, 24 August 1944


2 Maritime Regt, RA

 COYLE, Charles A, Gunner, RA, 1567396, MPK


6 Maritime Regt, RA

 PUGH, Maldwyn C, Gunner, RA, 985467, MPK


Empire Rosebery, steamship

 LOWERY, Robert, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 699463, (President III, O/P), MPK


FAA, 815 Sqn, Indomitable, flying Barracuda, air operations and crash

 EVANS, Geoffrey J, Ty/Leading Airman, FAA/FX 90686, killed

 LAYZELL, John C, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, MPK

 MONILAWS, George S, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, MPK


FAA, 822 Sqn, Bambara, air crash

 ALLEN, John D, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, DOI,


FAA, 823 Sqn, Bambara, air crash

 CLEAVER, Alan J, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, MPK


FAA, 1840 Sqn, Indefatigable, air operations

 LOWE, William J, Sub Lieutenant (A), MPK

 RICHARDSON, Archibald, Act/Lieutenant Commander (A), RNZNVR, killed


FAA, 1842 Sqn, Formidable, air operations

 FRENCH, John H, Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, MPK

 THORNBERRY, Edward W, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, MPK

 WOODWARD, Clive E, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNZNVR, MPK


LST.404, mining

 GEPP, George G, Sick Berth Attendant, D/MX 553308, DOW



 TRENCH, William E, Able Seaman, P/JX 429145, DOWS


Pembroke I

 HILLMAN, Sidney S, Able Seaman, C/JX 352975, died



 ATKINSON, Philip W, Leading Airman, FAA/FX 86809, MPK


Victorious, air operations

 CUTLER, Thomas A, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, MPK



Friday, 25 August 1944


3 Maritime Regt, RA

 FOX, William, Lance Bombardier, RA, 4555957, MPK


Activity, accident

 MCGUIRE, Robert A, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (E), RNVR, killed


Black Swan, illness

 JONES, John B C, Leading Stoker, D/KX 91688, died


FAA, 717 Sqn, Owl, air crash

 HARRISON, John K, Ty/Act/Petty Officer Airman, FAA/JX 373562, killed


LCT.1074, ship loss

 BELLAIRS, Anthony D, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 CARR, James, Able Seaman, P/JX 182451, MPK

 CAUL, James, Able Seaman, D/JX 349489, MPK

 CLIFTON, Geoffrey J, Ty/Midshipman, RNVR, MPK

 HARRISON, Stanley, Wireman, D/MX 125935, MPK

 HOWARD, Stanley H, Able Seaman, C/JX 353927, MPK

 MCHUGH, George A, Able Seaman, D/JX 350231, MPK

 ODDY, Geoffrey W, Leading Motor Mechanic, C/MX 622105, killed

 ROWELL, Desmond R, Stoker 1c, C/KX 151116, MPK

 ROWLANDSON, John T, Stoker 1c, D/KX 139999, MPK


Orminster, steamship

 BONNER, Manus, Act/Leading Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 249480, (President III, O/P), DOWS

 DEAN, Ernest J, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 333101, (President III, O/P), MPK

 ERRINGTON, Matthew C, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 333706, (President III, O/P), MPK

 HEWARD, William H, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 338126, (President III, O/P), MPK

 HOWARD, Albert, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 391830, (President III, O/P), MPK

 WAGSTAFFE, Ronald, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 444873, (President III, O/P), MPK


Owen Sound (RCN)

 LEYLAND, Ernest A, Stoker 1c, V/46538 (RCNVR), died


President, illness

 GORDON, Henry P, Signalman Lieutenant Commander, died


RM 41 Commando, Caen operations

 THWAITES, Henry, Marine, CH/X 114394, killed


RM 45 Commando, Caen operations

 HALL, John, Marine, PLY/X 110425, DOW


RM 46 Commando, Caen operations

 ANDERSON, Albert, Marine, EX/3975, killed

 COYLE, Michael, Marine, CH/X 112108, killed

 FARGHER, John, Marine, CH/X 104144, killed

 FYVIE, George, Marine, CH/X 111910, killed

 HOUGHTON, Frederick A, Ty/Act/Corporal, PLY/X 104900, killed

 JAMES, William J, Marine, PLY/X 106783, killed

 LEE, John, Ty/Act/Major, MC, RM, killed

 LUNN, Charles F, Marine, CH/X 108564, killed

 PIZEY, James G, Marine, PO/X 101436, killed

 PONSFORD, John W, Marine, CH/X 104504, killed

 SMALLMAN, Joseph S, Marine, CH/X 108581, killed


RM 47 Command, Caen operations

 REYNOLDS, Bartholomew C V W, Marine, PLY/X 100656, DOW


Summity, steamship

 MCGUIGAN, Francis K, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 335691, (President III, O/P), DOWS



 COX, Donald, Able Seaman, C/JX 302201, DOWS



Saturday, 26 August 1944


6 Maritime Regt, RA

 CROWTHER, George, Bombardier, RA, 1808179, MPK

 HILTON, Alan V R, Gunner, RA, 14204227, MPK


Ashmun J Clough, steamship

 RUTLAND, Albert, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 338466, (President III, O/P), MPK

 STOUT, Ronald I, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 558739, (President III, O/P), MPK


Birmingham, illness

 CAMERON, Arthur, Chief Mechanician, P/K 57002, died


Dipper, illness

 MAWHOOD, Eric W R, Ty/Lieutenant (A), RNVR, died


Drake, illness

 JASPER, Alfred L, Ty/Act/Lieutenant Commander, RNVR, died


FAA, 714 Sqn, Owl, air crash

 NEWMAN, Jack L, Ty/Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


FAA, 809, Stalker, air crash

 JEFFERSON, Charles E H, Ty/Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


President III

 ROBINSON, Raymond, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 559048, DOWS


Princess Beatrix, illness

 PELLEW, Percy, Blacksmith 3c, D/MX 90263, died


Resolve, drowning

 CHURCHILL, John, Fireman, RTP R 19192, died


Southdown, illness

 HART, John R, Lieutenant Commander (E), died


Stroma, illness

 HOLDER, Alan P, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 148648, died



 SWEENEY, Andrew, Joiner 4c, P/MX 124435, killed



Sunday, 27 August 1944


Achilles (RNZN), light cruiser

 COPPLESTONE, Ernest F, Ordnance Artificer, RNZN, D/MX/48723, killed; British, not in RNZN list, buried in Auckland, New Zealand, possibly died as a result of war service, but after discharge


Ailsa Craig

 OUNSWORTH, James A, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 286109, DOWS


Begum, illness

 JEFFRAY, William, Greaser, NAP 1121080, died


Britomart, ship loss

 BOWEN, Thomas W, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 570723, MPK

 BRICKLE, Lewis H H, Able Seaman, D/J 104664, killed

 CUTLER, Gerald, Able Seaman, D/SSX 24580, MPK

 DEAKIN, William R, Able Seaman, RFR, D/J 73416, MPK

 GALVIN, Arthur J, Lieutenant Commander, RNR, MPK

 GERRED, Albert N, Chief Yeoman of Signals, D/J 90489, MPK

 HARRISON, Joseph, Able Seaman, D/JX 238295, MPK

 JOHNSON, Ernest C, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 570743, MPK

 JONES, Alan H, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 559094, DOW

 MARSH, George H, Stoker 1c, D/KX 147555, MPK

 MARSTON, Sidney C, Able Seaman, D/JX 184868, MPK

 MURRAY, Patrick, Ty/Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 86002, MPK

 ROLES, John H, Telegraphist, D/JX 610352, MPK

 SCHOFIELD, Philip J, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 570495, MPK

 SMITH, Walter G, Leading Steward, D/LX 24871, killed

 SPENCE, William R, Able Seaman, D/J 89495, MPK

 SYKES, Ernest W, Able Seaman, D/JX 304909, MPK

 WARE, Kenneth M, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 WEST, Albert E, Stoker 1c, D/KX 152777, killed

 WHITFIELD, William F, Signalman, RFR, D/J 39682, MPK


Brysa, road accident

 BARRIE, James W, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, died


Cochrane, illness

 YOUNG, James, Able Seaman, P/JX 169568, died



 FOREMAN, Edward V, Act/Petty Officer Radio Mechanic, FAA/JX 343560, DOW


Exmouth, drowning

 SMITH, Harry W, Able Seaman, P/JX 500079, died


Hussar, ship loss

 ANTHONY, Raymond J, Stoker 1c, D/KX 133001, MPK

 BEECHING, Norman M, Ty/Lieutenant (E), RNR, MPK

 BUTCHER, Roland, Stoker 1c, D/KX 527071, MPK

 CAWKER, Robert R, Act/Stoker 1c, D/KX 524390, MPK

 CHALMERS, William, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 559243, MPK

 CLARKE, James F, Able Seaman, D/SSX 27247, MPK

 COATES, Robert, Stoker 1c, D/KX 607673, MPK

 CONEY, William H, Stoker 2c, D/KX 179080, MPK

 CONWAY, Cornelius, Stoker 2c, D/KX 663962, killed

 COUNSELL, Stanley S, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 421782, MPK

 COX, Robert A N, Lieutenant, RNR, killed

 CROSS, Hedley, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 707881, killed

 CULLETON, William C, Ordinary Signalman, D/JX 612079, MPK

 CUSHION, Patrick, Steward, D/LX 576162, MPK

 DARE, Kenneth S, Leading Supply Assistant, D/MX 64714, killed

 DAVIES, Trevor J, Stoker 1c, D/KX 107333, MPK

 DENHAM, Douglas J, Assistant Steward, D/LX 24988, MPK

 DIXON, Arthur E, Stoker 2c, D/KX 598449, MPK

 DIXON, Geoffrey F, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 419894, MPK

 DODWELL, Thomas, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 649965, MPK

 EATON, Leslie, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 649587, MPK

 EDWARDS, Arthur, Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 77218, MPK

 EDWARDS, George, Leading Stoker, D/KX 96319, MPK

 GREY, Oliver, Stoker 2c, D/KX 165535, MPK

 GRIFFITHS, Daniel, Assistant Steward, D/LX 614673, MPK

 HAGGER, Howard B, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 649583, MPK

 HAND, Frederick L, Ty/Act/Petty Officer, D/JX 187648, MPK

 HIBBERT, Roy, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 553951, MPK

 HILLS, Charles, Stoker 2c, D/KX 598469, MPK

 HOWARD, Joseph L, Able Seaman, D/JX 256404, MPK

 JOLLIFFE, George H, Leading Stoker, D/KX 93520, MPK

 KENNEDY, John, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 649525, MPK

 LATHAM, Stanley H C, Able Seaman, D/JX 182621, MPK

 LIND, William F H, Shipwright 2c, D/MX 54511, MPK

 LOWDEN, Alfred R, Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 85165, MPK

 MADDEN, Dominic, Stoker 1c, D/KX 525986, MPK

 MASSEY-MOBBERLEY, Jack, Petty Officer Motor Mechanic, P/M 99019, killed

 MERRIGAN, William J, Leading Seaman, D/JX 285658, MPK

 MOORE, Horace, Stoker 1c, D/KX 525369, MPK

 MORRIS, Frank, Act/Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 89560, MPK

 MURPHY, Thomas P, Stoker 2c, D/KX 161119, MPK

 O'BRIEN, Jeremiah, Chief Petty Officer Stoker, D/K 65710, killed

 OLIVER, Robert N, Stoker 2c, D/KX 564600, killed

 PALMER, Andrew, Able Seaman, D/JX 284770, MPK

 PATEY, Sidney T, Ty/Act/Ty/Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 88010, MPK

 PLUMBLEY, Ronald, Assistant Cook, D/MX 94262, MPK

 RAMSEY, James C, Leading Wireman, C/KX 97991, MPK

 RENTELL, Donald A J, Ty/Leading Steward, D/LX 24228, MPK

 ROBERTS, Harold, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, killed

 SANDELL, William G F, Able Seaman, D/JX 207129, MPK

 SPEIGHT, William, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 565496, MPK

 STEVENS, Ernest R, Canteen Manager, C/NX 925, MPK

 TALBOT, Jack, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 671790, MPK

 VOWDEN, Gerald B, Ordinary Signalman, D/JX 424271, MPK

 WALKER, Frank, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 570763, MPK

 WOOD, Albert J E, Stoker Petty Officer, D/KX 79665, MPK

 WYND, David L, Able Seaman, D/JX 395374, MPK


Jason, bombing

 MANLEY, James A, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 625448, killed

 STOKES, Herbert G, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 385372, killed



 DUFFY, Charles F, Marine, PO/X 109549, DOWS


Middleton, surface action

 RUSHBROOK, James H, Able Seaman, P/JX 2903331, killed


MTB.457, surface action

 ROWLAND, George A, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 555842, killed


President III

 GOULD, George, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 397824, DOWS


Sibajak, steamship, lost overboard

 HOBBS, Reginald H, Electrical Artificer 4c, C/MX 118994, (O/P), died


Tenby, lost overboard

 MORRISON, Robert H, Lieutenant, RNR, MPK



Monday, 28 August 1944



 WAITE, Albert E, Stoker 1c, D/KX 525883, DOW


FAA, 819 Sqn, Daedalus, air operations

 ANKERS, Ronald, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, MPK



 CORNELL, George B, Air Mechanic (O), FAA/FX 562700, DOWS


LCT.124 (lost at Dieppe in 1942), as POW

 HARDING, Gordon H, Signalman, P/JX 322606, died


Melbreak, shore gunfire

 BROUGHTON, Ronald H, Engine Room Artificer 4c, C/MX 88474, DOW

 ETHERINGTON, Ernest T, Petty Officer Steward, C/LX 21541, killed

 FLEMMINGS, Francis, Able Seaman, C/SSX 29546, killed

 FURR, Roy M, Ty/Leading Cook (S), C/MX 71303, DOW

 O'CONNOR, Desmond P, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, DOW


Shah, illness

 KING, Kenneth J, Able Seaman, D/JX 566954, died


Victory III, illness

 WELLESLEY, Patricia M, WRNS, P/WRNS 28598, died



Tuesday, 29 August 1944



 FORD, Leonard G, Engine Room Artificer 5c, C/MX 691402, DOWS


Cattistock, surface action

 KEDDIE, Richard G D, Lieutenant, killed

 QUICK, William, Act/Petty Officer, D/J 100419, killed

 STUBBS, William H, Ty/Act/Petty Officer, D/JX 130395, killed

 WRIGHT, Ronald, Able Seaman, D/JX 304453, killed


Dundonald II, illness

 SHARPLES, John H, Leading Telegraphist, D/JX 136338, died


FAA, 767 Sqn, Peewit, air crash

 JUPP, Anthony D, Ty/Midshipman (A), RNVR, killed

 DOBBIE, Frederick R, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed

 MEW, Derek A, Ty/Leading Airman, FAA/FX 112438, MPK

 OXBY, Dennis H, Ty/Act/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


FAA, 1770 Sqn, Indefatigable, air operations

 SMITH, Norman J, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, MPK

 VINEY, Robert D, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, MPK


Formidable, air operations

 WALKER, John G, Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, MPK


Queen Charlotte, illness

 CHANDLER, Ronald, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 659252, died


RM 48 Commando, Caen operations

 FOX, Arthur T, Marine, PLY/X 108266, killed

 WOODBINE, Bert, Marine, PO/X 110733, killed


St Angelo, illness

 MERRIMAN, Frank L, Commander, died



 JIGGINS, Eric, Ordinary Telegraphist, C/JX 572694, DOW



Wednesday, 30 August 1944



 BARTER, Cecil W, Act/Petty Officer Radio Mechanic, P/MX 116572, DOW


Attack, illness

 KNIGHT, Albert S W C, Stoker 1c, P/SS 124367, died


Cootamundra (RAN), drowning

 WINDSOR, Ronald H, Able Seaman, PA 2484 (RANR), died


Iron Duke, illness

 MURRAY, Malcolm, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 207669, died


Victory, illness

 FOLEY, John, Chief Petty Officer Writer, P/346785, died



Thursday, 31 August 1944


Britomart, ship loss

 JONES, Leon K E, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 559568, DOW



 MACKENZIE, Alexander, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 242888, DOW


Dalhousie (RIN)

 BALU, Mian M S, Engine Room Tindal, 72084 (RIN), died


President III

 KING, Mark, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 291090, DOWS


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