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1945-2008 - Casualty Lists of the Royal Navy
Compiled by Don Kindell

1952 - in date, ship/unit & name order

HMS Glory, light fleet carrier, served off Korea
 (Navy Photos, click to enlarge)

on to 1953

 

Notes:

(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 Navies), (on the books of another ship/shore establishment, O/P on passage), Fate

(2) Click for abbreviations

(3) Click for lists by Name in the Casualties Homepage

 

Thanks to Commander Peter Selfe RN (Rtd) for additional information on Fleet Air Arm casualties

 

 

 

Only some Dominion Navy casualties are included from 1948-on

 

 

1952

 

KENYA CAMPAIGN, to 1960 (links Britains Small Wars)

 

 

Tuesday, 1 January 1952

 

Glasgow

 WYMER, Stanley G, Marine, CH/X 4302, died

 

Indomitable

 FITZGERALD, Ronald, Naval Airman 2c, SFX 878886, died

 

 

Wednesday, 2 January 1952

 

FAA, 805 Squadron, Sydney (RAN), aircraft carrier, Korean War, flying Sea Fury, on patrol over Yellow Sea, flew into cloud and disappeared, crashed into sea

 COLEMAN, Ronald J, Sub Lieutenant (P), RAN, killed

 

Tyne

 CUNNINGHAM, Harry S, Leading Seaman, JX 599001, died

 

 

Friday, 4 January 1952

 

Collingwood

 WATSON, Donald S, Writer, MX 898724, died

 

 

Wednesday, 9 January 1952

 

Ocean

 WOOD, John S, Surgeon Lieutenant Commander, died

 

 

Saturday, 12 January 1952

 

Pembroke

 LAMBERT, Frederick, Petty Officer Stoker Mechanic (S.M.), KX 97151, died

 

 

Monday, 14 January 1952

 

Merlin

 FARLEY, Brian, Midshipman, died

 

 

Tuesday, 15 January 1952

 

Victory

 LEACH, Albert W, Able Seaman, FX 859069, died

 

 

Thursday, 17 January 1952

 

Loch Fyne

 WOODROW, Kenneth G, Petty Officer, C/JX 768571, died

 

 

Friday, 18 January 1952

 

Royal Marines, 40 Commando, Malaya campaign, in action with Communist insurgents

 IRELAND, Leonard Colin, Corporal, RM, CH/X4492, killed

 

 

Saturday, 19 January 1952

 

Loch Glendhu

 BLYTHE, George S, Leading Seaman, JX 161197, died

 

Royal Marines, 40 Commando, Malaya campaign, in South Perak, ambush by Communist insurgents

 ALEXANDER, Charles, Marine, RM9234, DOW

 

Sunday, 20 January 1952

 

Highflyer

 APPUHAMY, Wickrema A W, Cook, MCX 2805, died

 

Victory

 CORFIELD, Ronald P, Steward, LX 23124, died

 

 

Tuesday, 29 January 1952

 

Osiris, RN Base, Fayid, Suez Canal Zone, street riots in Cairo

 MILLER, William S, Surgeon Commander, killed

 

 

Sunday, 3 February 1952

 

Magicienne

 O'BRIEN, Jeremiah, Senior Commissioned Engineer, died

 

Royal Australian Navy

 STURGESS, Frank A, Lieutenant, died

 

 

Tuesday, 5 February 1952

 

Daedalus

 ORR-EWING, Robert M, Lieutenant Commander, died

 

 

Wednesday, 6 February 1952

 

Victory

 PINCHES, Donald T, Steward, LX 904202, died

 

 

Thursday, 7 February 1952

 

Ocean, aircraft carrier, taking off from water in Sea Otter, aircraft started to porpoise, turned over and sank off Kyrenia, Cyprus

 MAIR, George, Lieutenant (P), MBE, MPK

 

Ranpura

 STEWART, Roderick, Able Seaman (D), SSX 830791, died

 

Trespasser

 THORP, Richard J, Lieutenant, died

 

 

Friday, 8 February 1952

 

Excellent

 STEVENS, John E, Ordinary Seaman, JX 869799, died

 

 

Saturday, 9 February 1952

 

Pembroke

 MINSHALL, John, Able Seaman, JX 317759, died

 

 

Sunday, 10 February 1952

 

Dolphin

 CROSSE, Christopher A, Lieutenant, died

 

 

Monday, 11 February 1952

 

Peregrine

 SHADBOLT, Donald R, Lieutenant, died

 

Victory

 STRIDE, Harold, Leading Signalman, JX 177322, died

 

 

Tuesday, 19 February 1952

 

Highflyer

 HAWKE, Peter, Radio Electrical Mechanician (R.E.M.) 1c, SMX 869666, died

 

 

Friday, 22 February 1952

 

Drake

 RODDA, Clarence W, Chief Petty Officer, JX 667579, died

 

 

Monday, 25 February 1952

 

Safeguard

 NEWTON, Leonard B, Senior Commissioned Boatswain, died

 

 

Sunday, 2 March 1952

 

St Brides Bay, frigate, Malaya campaign

 RUTHERFORD, Robert W, Radio Electrical Mechanician (R.E.M.) 2c, MX 895622, died

 

 

Monday, 3 March 1952

 

Belfast, light cruiser, Korean War, drowned

 HAMILL, Thomas R, Corporal, RM, PO/X 5573, died

 JAMES, Joseph H, Sergeant, RM, PLY/X 1864, died

 

 

Tuesday, 4 March 1952

 

Fulmar

 COSIER, John, Midshipman, died

 

Phoenix

 ZANELLI, Frederick, Chief Petty Officer, J 14622, died

 

 

Thursday, 6 March 1952

 

President

 LINDSAY, Andrew C, Lieutenant Commander, died

 

 

Saturday, 8 March 1952

 

Vulture

 MASON, Charles E, Commissioned Pilot, died

 

 

Sunday, 9 March 1952

 

Pembroke

 MUNSON, Charles, Joiner, SMX 863501, died

 

 

Saturday, 15 March 1952

 

FAA, 804 Squadron, Glory, aircraft carrier, Korean War, flying Sea Fury on 1 March, hit SW of Punchon, Korea, ditched off Chodo Island, aircraft exploded, rescued by South Korean auxiliary Motor Minesweeper 501 (details uncertain)

 OVERTON, Richard James, Lieutenant (P), DOW

 

 

Sunday, 16 March 1952

 

Eagle

 GORDON, John, Electrician's Mate 1c, SMX 660806, died

 

 

Tuesday, 18 March 1952

 

Indomitable

 BLOOD, Arthur, Leading A.P.M., SFX 772115, died

 

 

Thursday, 20 March 1952

 

Pembroke

 BARHAM, James W, Able Seaman, JX 383019, died

 

 

Saturday, 22 March 1952

 

Hornet

 BURNS, John, Petty Officer, JX 149632, died

 

 

Monday, 24 March 1952

 

Pembroke

 MALT, Michael A M, Able Seaman, SSX 850040, died

 

Royal Marines, 45 Commando, Malaya campaign

 SMITH, D, Marine, RM9883, died

 

 

Thursday, 27 March 1952

 

Drake

 GREEN, George F T, Senior Commissioned Gunner, died

 

 

Sunday, 30 March 1952

 

Kenya

 COOK, David V, Corporal, RM 7732, died

 

 

Wednesday, 2 April 1952

 

Drake

 RAMSEY, Wilfred, Petty Officer .SM., KX 97530, died

 

 

Friday, 4 April 1952

 

Victory

 HOOKHAM, Ernest J H, Chief Petty Officer, KX 56251, died

 

 

Saturday, 5 April 1952

 

Bellerophon

 BELL, Raymond W, Stoker Mechanic, SKX 870219, died

 

 

Sunday, 6 April 1952

 

Zeebrugge

 ATKINSON, John E, Able Seaman (D), SSX 840694, died

 

 

Monday, 14 April 1952

 

Dolphin, both drowned at Brighton

 FORSTER, Albert, Supply Assistant (S), SMX 894252, killed

 TAYLOR, Donald W, Cook, SMX 898858, killed

 

 

Tuesday, 15 April 1952

 

Burghead Bay

 KAVANAGH, James P, Lieutenant, died

 

 

Wednesday, 16 April 1952

 

President

 LAVY, Alan B, Commander, died

 

 

Wednesday, 23 April 1952

 

Gambia

 KERR, John, Able Seaman, JX 867524, died

 

 

Saturday, 26 April 1952

 

Concord, destroyer, shore gunfire, Korean War

 BRAVINGTON, John, Able Seaman, SSX 847311, killed

 GREENWOOD, Alan B F, Able Seaman, SSX 836486, killed

 

 

Sunday, 27 April 1952

 

Dryad

 JEHAN, Lionel W, Senior Commissioned Boatswain, died

 

Fisgard

 PEGG, Ronald W, Aircraft Artificer (A.A.), MX 887847, died

 

 

Monday, 28 April 1952

 

FAA, 796 Squadron, Vulture, air crash

 LOCKHART, William G, Lieutenant (E), killed

 WOOD, Winthrop F, Midshipman, killed

 

Falcon

 BURBIDGE, Robert F, Lieutenant, died

 

 

Tuesday, 29 April 1952

 

Jupiter

 FULLER, Edward W, Lieutenant, died

 

 

Monday, 5 May 1952

 

Rooke

 PARSONS, Wilfred, Able Seaman, JX 188849, died

 

 

Tuesday, 6 May 1952

 

Orion

 SPARROW, Charles W T, Chief Petty Officer, MX 58649, died

 

 

Thursday, 8 May 1952

 

Daedalus

 MARQUES, Carl A, Naval Airman 1c, SFX 875868, died

 

FAA, 821 Squadron, Landrail, RNAS Machrihanish, flying Firefly, stalled on approach, crashed Machrihanish Golf Course at the airfield boundary

 BELL, William A, Lieutenant, killed

 BRUSHETT, Bertram P, Act/Sub Lieutenant, killed

 

 

Wednesday, 14 May 1952

 

Drake

 ROPER, William F, Able Seaman, SSX 837269, died

 

FAA, 802 Squadron, Ocean, aircraft carrier, Korean War, flying Sea Fury, hit by flak west of Yonan, Korea, exploded on impact

 MACDONALD, Kenneth, Lieutenant (E) (P), MPK

 

 

Thursday, 15 May 1952

 

Pembroke

 BARLEY, William N, Chief Petty Officer, MX 55102, died

 

 

Friday, 16 May 1952

 

Daedalus

 LECKIE, Peter J P, Commander, died

 

Seahawk

 BYWATER, Frank R, Lieutenant, died

 

 

Saturday, 17 May 1952

 

Victory

 BROWN, Percy, Senior Chief Petty Officer, MX 66773, died

 

 

Sunday, 18 May 1952

 

Hornbill

 DICK, Dennis, Naval Airman 1c, SFX 901714, died

 

Seahawk

 HARRISON, James N, Electrical Mechanic (E.M.) (A) 1c, SFX 892509, died

 

 

Monday, 19 May 1952

 

FAA, 825 Sqn, Ocean, aircraft carrier, Korean War, flying Firefly, pulling out of dive north east of Kaeson, exploded on impact

 EDWARDS, Leslie M, Aircrewman 1c, FX 79445, MPK

 WILLIAMSON-NAPIER, Timothy J C, Lieutenant Commander (P), MPK

 

Ocean, aircraft carrier, Korean War, premature firing on flight deck of an aircraft's RATOG (rocket-assisted take off gear)

 HERBERT, Richard F, Naval Airman 1c, SFX 886702, blown over side, MPK

 

 

Wednesday, 21 May 1952

 

Forth

 MASON, Bernard W, Able Seaman, SSX 862491, died

 

Gannet

 WHITE, Varchel D, Sub Lieutenant, died

 

Royal Australian Navy

 WALLIS, James H, Cadet Midshipman, died

 

 

Thursday, 22 May 1952

 

Highflyer

 FERNANDES, Santan M, Cook, LX 646628, died

 

 

Monday, 26 May 1952

 

Fulmar

 HAMILTON, Henry S, Lieutenant, died

 

 

Saturday, 31 May 1952

 

Euryalus

 COOKE, Charles K, Able Seaman, JX 159072, died

 

 

Monday, 2 June 1952

 

Mercury

 ROSEN, Leon A, Surgeon Lieutenant, died

 

Osprey

 STEWART, Frank J, Yeoman of Signals, JX 141364, died

 

Tamar

 AU, M. (initial only) K, Telegraphist, O/324, died

 

Thorough, accident

 SCHOLEY, Arthur, Able Seaman, D/SSX 789215, killed

 

 

Wednesday, 4 June 1952

 

Ocean, aircraft carrier, Korean War

 FINDLAY, Alan, Sick Berth Attendant, D/MX 851652, died

 

 

Thursday, 5 June 1952

 

Drake

 ROWETT, Peter M, Able Seaman, JX 858212, died

 

Malabar

 BENNETT, John G, Chief Mechanician, JX 141169, died

 

ML.2582, motor launch (base ship, Mars), Dutch Air Force jet carrying out mock attack, hit mast and crashed on deck, lost

 BAILEY, John W, Telegraphist, SSX 840195, killed

 BENNETT, Norman, Petty Officer, JX 141169, killed

 BRUNT, Stanley G, Able Seaman, JX 251395, killed

 CHAPMAN, Frederick L, Act/Leading Seaman, JX 374103, killed

 CHAPMAN, Frederick W, Able Seaman, SSX 789843, killed

 DOWN, Leonard A, Able Seaman, SSX 832901, killed

 MURDOCH, Robert, Able Seaman, SSX 846447, killed

 ORAM, Lawrence, Stoker Mechanic, SFX 880721, killed

 RICHARDSON, Gordon, Signalman, SSX 843622, killed

 SCOTT, Jack, Electrician's Mate, SMX 859050, killed

 SHARPIN, Thomas E, Able Seaman, JX 409227, killed

 SHEPHERD, John I, Lieutenant, killed

 SMITH, Sydney T, Stoker Mechanic, KX 85807, killed

 STOCKMAN, Campbell H, Able Seaman, SSX 847018, killed

 TOMLINSON, Adrian A, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, killed 

 

 

Saturday, 7 June 1952

 

Seahawk

 YOUNG, Kenneth M M, Lieutenant, died

 

 

Thursday, 12 June 1952

 

Daedalus

 NICHOLSON, Kenneth G, Lieutenant, died

 

 

Friday, 13 June 1952

 

Daring, destroyer, explosion

 MURPHY, William, Ordnance Artificer 2c, MX 102917, killed

 ROSSITER, Gordon W, Senior Commissioned Gunner, killed

 

 

Saturday, 14 June 1952

 

Royal Pakistan Navy

 ALI, Kaiser B, Sub Lieutenant, Royal Pakistan Navy, died

 

 

Monday, 16 June 1952

 

Veryan Bay

 MUTCH, James, Able Seaman, 452SSX 843, died

 

 

Tuesday, 17 June 1952

 

Plucky

 BLACKWELL, Patrick O'B, Stoker, KX 903024, died

 

 

Saturday, 21 June 1952

 

Charity

 BOYLE, David B, Shipwright 2c, MX 55083, died

 

 

Sunday, 22 June 1952

 

Flamingo

 LYTTLE, William T, Stoker Mechanic, SKX 788518, died

 

President, both drowned at Bournemouth

 DAVIDSON, William G, Act/Sub Lieutenant (L)

 SQUIBB, Alan E, Act/Sub Lieutenant (L)

 

 

Tuesday, 24 June 1952

 

Fulmar

 CAIRD, Alexander J, Midshipman, died

 

 

Wednesday, 25 June 1952

 

Victory

 DEAR, Robin N, Ordinary Seaman, SSX 882831, died

 

 

Thursday, 26 June 1952

 

Challenger

 SMITH, Francis J A, Leading Seaman, JX 371811, died

 

 

Sunday, 29 June 1952

 

Creole

 JONES, Brian, Electrical Artificer (E.A.) 3c, MX 102177, died

 

St Angelo

 WOODCOCK, Peter, Radio Electrical Mechanician (R.E.M.) 1c, SMX 892514, died

 

 

Monday, 30 June 1952

 

Cockade, destroyer, Malaya campaign

 BRADBURY-FLINT, Shirley C, Able Seaman, JX 839498, died

 

President

 MACDERMID, Robert A, Commander, died

 

 

Wednesday, 2 July 1952

 

Implacable

 BEATTIE, John C, Lieutenant Commander, died

 

 

Friday, 4 July 1952

 

FAA, 825 Squadron, Ocean, aircraft carrier, Korean War, flying Firefly, engine failed seven minutes after take-off, ditched 600 yards from ship. Lt J R A Taylor was rescued

 HUNTER, Robert C, Lieutenant (P), MPK

 

Ladybird

 STREETS, Hector W, Senior Commissioned Coms, died

 

Mauritius

 ELLIOTT, Neil, Aircraft Mechanician (A.M.) 1c, SMX 743773, died

 

 

Sunday, 6 July 1952

 

Battleaxe, drowned

 DAVIES, John T, Leading Seaman, JX 760181, killed

 HAWKEN, Isaac N, Stoker Mechanic, KX 669643, killed

 

 

Monday, 7 July 1952

 

Zeebrugge

 CADDICK, James W, Stoker Mechanic, SKX 862810, died

 

 

Thursday, 10 July 1952

 

Indomitable

 HANCOCK, Anthony A, Chief Petty Officer, MX 48853, died

 

Scorpion

 MASTERS, Ralph, Stoker Mechanic, SKX 892179, died

 

 

Saturday, 12 July 1952

 

Collingwood

 JAMES, Geraint L, Electrical Mechanic (E.M.) 2c, MX 915354, died

 

Tyne

 GALLAGHER, Thomas G, Able Seaman, SSX 880210, died

 

 

Thursday, 17 July 1952

 

Daedalus

 LOWTON, Ernest F, Naval Airman 1c, FX 859403, died

 

 

Saturday, 19 July 1952

 

Campania

 FAIRFULL, John, Cook, MX 853956, died

 

 

Sunday, 20 July 1952

 

Blackcap

 PHILLIPS, Anthony G J, Lieutenant, died

 

 

Thursday, 24 July 1952

 

FAA, 802 Squadron, Ocean, aircraft carrier, Korean War, flying Sea Fury, hit by ground fire, failed to pull out of dive 15 miles NE of Chinnampo, Korea

 DICK, Donald A, Lieutenant Commander (P), Squadron Commanding Officer, MPK

 

 

Sunday, 27 July 1952

 

Hogue

 REVELL, Kenneth G, Stoker Mechanic, KX 897958, died

 

 

Tuesday, 29 July 1952

 

Belfast, light cruiser, shore gunfire, Korean War

 SO, Lau, Leading Steward, O/ 2259, killed

 

FAA, 802 Squadron, Ocean, aircraft carrier, Korean War

 JORDAN, Kenneth P, Radio Electrician (Air), SFX 769965, died

 

 

Friday, 1 August 1952

 

Daring, in Malta Hospital

 St. CLAIR - FORD, Vernon J, Commander, illness, died

 

Pembroke

 BUNN, Gerald S, Ordinary Seaman, SSX 839408, died

 

 

Monday, 4 August 1952

 

Indomitable

 HOLDEN, Robert, Marine, CH/X 4383, died

 

Kenya

 DAS, K. (initial only) M, Stoker Mechanic, (not given), died

 

 

Thursday, 7 August 1952

 

Fisgard

 PEARCE, John C, Aircraft Artificer (A.A.), MX 902535, died

 

 

Saturday, 9 August 1952

 

Phoenicia

 WALL, Peter J, Leading Electrical Mechanic (E.M.), SMX 834278, died

 

 

Sunday, 10 August 1952

 

Mounts Bay, frigate, shore gunfire, Korean War

 COMFORT, Michael J, Able Seaman, SSX 839440, killed (plus four men wounded)

 

 

Thursday, 14 August 1952

 

President

 LYCETT, Benjamin J, Chief Petty Officer, M 37998, died

 

 

Friday, 15 August 1952

 

Drake

 PHILLIPS, David P, Stoker Mechanic, KX 833644, died

 

 

Saturday, 16 August 1952

 

Merlin

 STOTT, Ian S, Ordinary Seaman, SSX 889423, died

 

 

Tuesday, 19 August 1952

 

Defiance

 WARNE, Norman S, Engine Room Artificer, MX 61915, died

 

 

Wednesday, 20 August 1952

 

Indefatigable

 KEATS, Peter J W, Petty Officer, JX 850310, died

 

Seahawk

 BARTON, John D, Lieutenant, died

 

 

Friday, 22 August 1952

 

Afrikander

 TOMKINS, Charles E C, Commander, died

 

Daedalus

 DONNELLY, Terence, Leading Air Mechanic (A.M.), FX 847118, died

 

Pembroke

 HOUGHTON, Francis D, Able Seaman, JX 897252, died

 

 

Saturday, 23 August 1952

 

Dolphin

 COOKSON, Roger S, Chief Engine Room Artificer, MX 59095, died

 

Victory

 BURGESS, Arthur W, Petty Officer, JX 160221, died

 

 

Wednesday, 27 August 1952

 

Daedalus

 FACER, Alec E, Lieutenant, died

 

 

Friday, 29 August 1952

 

Jupiter

 PHILLIPS, Archibald W, Joiner 3c, MX 804639, died

 

 

Sunday, 31 August 1952

 

Solebay

 MAWSON, Peter A, Boy 1c, JX 890447, died

 

 

Monday, 8 September 1952

 

Ganges

 SULLIVAN, John F, Boy 1c, JX 899396, died

 

Newcastle

 GOLDSTRAW, James S, Leading Steward, SLX 773882, died

 

 

Wednesday, 10 September 1952

 

Aurochs

 SPENCER, James, Stoker Mechanic, D/KX 769780, died

 

Victory

 FOSTER, Clifford D, Petty Officer Stoker Mechanic (S.M.), KX 92903, died

 

 

Saturday, 13 September 1952

 

Illustrious

 BULL, Rene C, Cook, SMX 772011, died

 

 

Sunday, 14 September 1952

 

Drake

 CARTER, William, Electrician, MX 802734, died

 

Tamar

 KO, C. (initial only), Leading Stoker, 0/ 85, died

 

Victory

 PERRY, Kenneth H, Able Seaman, JX 425619, died

 

 

Saturday, 20 September 1952

 

Heron

 ADAMS, Harry F, Aircraft Artificer (A.A.) 3c, FX 87494, died

 

 

Sunday, 21 September 1952

 

Glory

 SENIOR, Eric, Electrical Artificer (E.A.) 4c, MX 667728, died

 

 

Friday, 26 September 1952

 

Pembroke

 BROWN, Peter S P, Writer, MX 900658, died

 

Seahawk

 COOKE, Vernon I C, Sub Lieutenant, died

 

 

Sunday, 28 September 1952

 

Merlin

 FUTTER, Peter A, Petty Officer Airman, SFX 816199, died

 

 

Thursday, 2 October 1952

 

Victory

 VOKINS, Alfred S B, Chief Petty Officer, JX 131228, died

 

 

Friday, 3 October 1952

 

Jupiter

 FRASER, Robert J, Leading Stoker Mechanic, KX 833504, died

 

 

Saturday, 4 October 1952

 

Eagle

 PEARCE, Frederick R, Engine Room Artificer 4c, MX 818806, died

 

 

Sunday, 5 October 1952

 

 Indefatigable

 HOLLIDAY, Malcolm D, Stoker Mechanic, D/SKX 885947, died

 

 

Tuesday, 7 October 1952

 

Blackcap

 TAYLOR, Raymond E, Aircraft Artificer (A.A.) 4c, FX 669456, died

 

 

Wednesday, 8 October 1952

 

Neptune

 CONWAY, William J, Electrical Mechanic (E.M.) 1c, MX 848181, died

 

 

Monday, 13 October 1952

 

Adamant

 BISHOP, Vernon F T, Able Seaman, SSX 769067, died

 SMITH, Frederick W S, Petty Officer Stoker Mechanic (S.M.), KX 84162, died

 

 

Saturday, 1 November 1952

 

Saker, road accident in Florida, USA

 DEWAR, Paul L S, Midshipman, killed

 SMITH, Donald H, Act/Sub Lieutenant, killed

 

 

Sunday, 2 November 1952

 

Snipe

 BURTCHAELL, Alfred L, Petty Officer Steward, LX 21640, died

 

 

Wednesday, 5 November 1952

 

Sanderling

 MCGRATH, Philip T, Senior Commissioned Engineer, died

 

 

Thursday, 6 November 1952

 

Condor

 WRIGHT, Joseph, Chief Petty Officer, MX 48399, died

 

 

Friday, 7 November 1952

 

Hornbill

 FORRESTER, Kenneth W A, Electrical Mechanic (E.M.) (A), SFX 847654, died

 

 

Monday, 10 November 1952

 

Dolphin

 TYLER, Michael A, Stoker Mechanic, SKX 875206, died

 

Drake

 JAMES, Michael, Leading Signalman, JX 712886, died

 

 

Tuesday, 11 November 1952

 

Seahawk

 SCOTT, Graham W, Lieutenant, died

 

Victory

 NEILL, Joseph G, Stoker Mechanic, SKX 833040, died

 

 

Friday, 14 November 1952

 

Vernon

 HAWTHORNE, George, Able Seaman, SSX 860643, died

 

 

Tuesday, 18 November 1952

 

FAA, 801 Squadron, Glory, aircraft carrier, Korean War, flying Sea Fury, hit by flak at Sinwon Railway (Station?), caught fire before going into spin

 NEVILLE-JONES, Richard, Lieutenant, MPK

 

Theseus, aircraft carrier, Korean War, flying Firefly, carrying out nighttime carrier landing practice, caught wheels, flap and hook in No.1 barrier, missed No.2 barrier and went over side. Lt L A Moss rescued by destroyer Chevron

 CLUTTERBUCK, Brian E, Lieutenant, died

 

 

Wednesday, 19 November 1952

 

Glory, aircraft carrier, Korean War

 COLMAN, Victor V, Petty Officer Airman, FX 802424, died

 

 

Saturday, 22 November 1952

 

Cheviot

 POTTS, Maurice, Leading Seaman, JX 159259, died

 

 

Monday, 24 November 1952

 

Highflyer

 SUPPIA, John, Leading Steward, LX 20908, died

 

 

Tuesday, 25 November 1952

 

Vernon

 HUGHES, Leonard, Lieutenant, died

 

 

Thursday, 27 November 1952

 

Lochinvar

 WALKER, Arthur H, Lieutenant, died

 

 

Saturday, 29 November 1952

 

Drake

 DANIEL, Jack, Leading Stoker Mechanic, KX 871942, died

 

 

Wednesday, 3 December 1952

 

Berry Head

 WROTH, Thomas H, Stores Accountant (S.A.) (S), SMX 878639, died

 

Coquette

 TITLEY, Rowland F, Telegraphist, JX 371848, died

 

 

Saturday, 6 December 1952

 

Comet

 PALMER, Bernard, Petty Officer, JX 143709, died

 

Mars

 GARLICK, John C, Stoker Mechanic, SKX 81197, died

 

 

Wednesday, 10 December 1952

 

Blackcap

 FORD, Albert, Lieutenant, died

 

Devonshire

 ABERCROMBIE, Hugh J C, Lieutenant Commander, died

 

 

Friday, 12 December 1952

 

Trump

 FORREST, William J, Stoker Mechanic, P/KX 524328, illness

 

 

Tuesday, 16 December 1952

 

Glory, aircraft carrier, Korean War, SAR helicopter crew, air crash

 DANIELS, Alan P, Lieutenant (P), MPK

 RIPLEY, Ernest R, Aircrewman 1c, FX 78910, MPK

 

 

Wednesday, 17 December 1952

 

Drake

 BROWNLEE, Robert, Electrician, SMX 876662, died

 

 

Saturday, 20 December 1952

 

FAA, 821 Squadron, Glory, aircraft carrier, Korean War, flying Firefly, attacking junk south of Haeju, starboard wing on fire and aircraft exploded

 FOGDEN, Peter D, Lieutenant (P), MPK

 

Victory

 TOWNSEND, John J, Stoker Mechanic, SKX 501797, died

 

 

Sunday, 21 December 1952

 

Mars

 DUNPHY, George H, Petty Officer, JX 156214, died

 

Pembroke

 KENDALL, Stanley E, Leading Electrical Mechanic (E.M.), MX 64482, died

 

 

Thursday, 25 December 1952

 

FAA, 821 Squadron, Glory, aircraft carrier, Korean War, flying Firefly, hit by flak west of Haeju, failed to recover from dive

 BARRETT, Robert E, Lieutenant (P), MPK

 

 

Friday, 26 December 1952

 

Charity

 SCOTT, Archibald, Sick Berth Attendant, SMX 874019, died

 

Duchess

 BROOKS, Wilfred, Petty Officer Stoker Mechanic, KX 85644, died

 

 

Wednesday, 31 December 1952

 

Chivalrous

 SARGENT, Albert H, Able Seaman, D/JX 137322, died

 

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