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

1st - 30th SEPTEMBER 1940  - in date, ship/unit & name order

Edited by Gordon Smith, Naval-History.Net

HMS Express, destroyer
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on to October 1940



(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 - September-December 1940
U-boat packs in Atlantic, Blitz on Britain, Attack on Taranto, German raiders at sea




Sunday, 1 September 1940


Aberdonian, road accident

 BAINBRIDGE, Ronald S, Able Seaman, P/JX 130384, killed


Dryad, illness

 SOTHCOTT, Ralph O, Cook (O), P/L 2384, died


Esk, destroyer, ship loss

 ADAM, Hyacinth A G, Act/Petty Officer, P/JX 131408, MPK

 BACON, Horace, Stoker Petty Officer, P/K 56314, MPK

 BACON, Thomas A, Stoker Petty Officer, P/KX 98372, MPK

 BAGG, Albert H, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 192478, MPK

 BAKER, Henry J, Stoker 1c, RFR, P/SS 122253, killed

 BARKER, Leonard, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 187588, killed

 BECKHAM, Charles W, Able Seaman, P/SSX 19235, MPK

 BENSON, George, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 190483, killed

 BIRKETT, Douglas T, Able Seaman, P/KX 167706, MPK

 BLACHFORD, Samuel A, Leading Stoker, P/KX 82495, MPK

 BLAKEY, George, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 171547, killed

 BLAKEY, Sidney, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 187584, killed

 BLUNDEL, Leonard A, Leading Telegraphist, P/JX 130605, MPK

 BONUS, Reginald F H, Able Seaman, P/JX 134104, killed

 BRISCOE, Westley, Able Seaman, P/SSX 23217, MPK

 BROAD, Herbert W, Act/Petty Officer, P/JX 126427, MPK

 BROOKE, Percy H, Signalman, P/JX 138253, MPK

 BROWN, Albert E, Able Seaman, P/SD/X 1413, MPK

 BROWN, William S E, Stoker 1c, P/KX 92422, MPK

 BRUNTON, Kenneth L, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 192525, killed

 BUCKETT, Charles R, Stoker Petty Officer, P/K 65054, killed

 BUNYAN, Arthur D, Ordinary Coder, P/JX 196269, MPK

 BUTLER, Frederick, Stoker Petty Officer, RFR, P/K 58630, MPK

 CALDWELL, John C, Leading Cook (O), P/MX 50874, killed

 CANNELL, George B, Engine Room Artificer 3c, P/MX 54792, MPK

 CARTER, Clifford W, Lieutenant, MPK

 CARTER, Gilbert T, Stoker 2c, P/KX 102660, MPK

 CHAMBERS, William A, Able Seaman, P/J 30097, killed

 CHAPMAN, George D, Chief Petty Officer Stoker, P/K 61730, killed

 COLLETT, John E, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 167707, MPK

 COOK, William A, Able Seaman, P/J 31450, MPK

 CORLASS, John, Able Seaman, RNVR, P/CD/X 2728, MPK

 CORNEY, Arthur, Stoker 1c, P/K 52035, MPK

 COTTON, Stanley J, Able Seaman, P/SSX 19234, MPK

 COUCH, Richard J H, Lieutenant Commander, MPK

 COWAN, George, Ordinary Seaman, P/SSX 32154, MPK

 COWLEY, Harold, Able Seaman, P/JX 141457, MPK

 CRAWFORD, John T, Able Seaman, RNVR, P/CD/X 2917, MPK

 CURLE, John G, Stoker 1c, P/K 64054, killed

 CURTIS, Albert H, Able Seaman, RFR, P/J 44640, MPK

 DANCER, Malcolm H, Stoker 1c, P/K 60228, MPK

 DART, John C, Stoker 1c, RFR, P/SS 119411, MPK

 DASHWOOD, Robert J, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 192481, MPK

 DAVIES, Harry, Able Seaman, P/SSX 14186, killed

 DAY, John H, Chief Petty Officer, P/J 20631, MPK

 DICK, Robert M, Ordinary Seaman, RNVR, P/CD/X 2731, MPK

 DIMOND, Thomas W, Stoker 2c, P/KX 102662, MPK

 DIXON, Henry, Stoker 1c, RFR, P/SS 118805, MPK

 DONOGHUE, Patrick, Able Seaman, RNVR, P/CD/X 2519, MPK

 DOWNS, Leonard, Stoker 1c, P/KX 76638, MPK

 DUCE, Lawrence, Leading Steward, P/LX 21665, MPK

 DUNNING, Oliver H, Stoker Petty Officer, P/KX 87341, killed

 DUPLOCK, Harry V, Stoker 1c, P/SS 117278, MPK

 DUTHIE, Richie, Ordinary Seaman, RNR, P/X 21268 A, MPK

 EVANS, Henry W, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 178163, MPK

 FEATHERSTONE, Bertie, Chief Petty Officer, P/J 55642, killed

 FERGUSON, William J, Ordinary Telegraphist, P/JX 155199, MPK

 FINLAY, Alexander, Leading Seaman, RFR, P/J 91856, MPK

 FITZGERALD, Michael P, Act/Sub Lieutenant, MPK

 FRITH, Cedric R J, Act/Petty Officer, P/JX 133190, MPK

 GAMBLEN, Reginald A E, Stoker 1c, RFR, P/KX 76085, MPK

 GEDDES, David W, Able Seaman, RNVR, P/CD/X 2732, MPK

 GEORGELIN, Frank M, Stoker 1c, RFR, P/K 62190, MPK

 GREATRIX, Arthur, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 168275, MPK

 GUY, Norman L, Able Seaman, P/JX 145243, MPK

 HALLIDAY, James, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 167709, killed

 HAMLIN, Robert, Petty Officer, P/JX 131663, MPK

 HAMMOND, Clarence E, Able Seaman, RFR, P/SS 5280, MPK

 HARRISON, Thomas, Steward, P/LX 22466, MPK

 HAWKINS, Herbert C, Able Seaman, RFR, P/J 92912, MPK

 HIRST, Leonard, Petty Officer Steward, P/LX 21251, killed

 HOPTON, Theodore W, Stoker 1c, RFR, P/SS 125436, killed

 JAMES, Richard, Stoker 1c, RFR, P/SS 121836, MPK

 JAY, John R J N, Stoker Petty Officer, P/KX 121836, MPK

 JENNISON, Benjamin, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 189580, MPK

 JONES, Harold V, Electrical Artificer 1c, P/M 28970, MPK

 JONES, Lawrence, Stoker 2c, P/KX 101094, MPK

 KEMSLEY, Frank H, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 279071, MPK

 KENT, Arthur S, Act/Leading Telegraphist, P/JX 139786, MPK

 KERR, Robert S, Ordinary Seaman, RNVR, P/CD/X 2943, MPK

 LONG, Harold M, Act/Gunner (T), MPK

 MACDONALD, Donald, Able Seaman, RNR, P/X 7239 C, killed

 MACLEOD, Norman, Able Seaman, RNR, P/X 20830 A, MPK

 MANNINGS, Joseph W, Leading Stoker, P/KX 81904, killed

 MARTIN, John, Able Seaman, RNR, P/X 10780 B, MPK

 MAYHEW, Maurice S, Canteen Manager, NAAFI, MPK

 MAZZINA, John, Able Seaman, P/JX 144001, MPK

 MCAULLY, Gordon S, Leading Seaman, P/J 102728, killed

 MCCAPPIN, Wallace B, Signalman, RNVR, P/UD/X 1362, MPK

 MCDOUGALL, Malcolm A, Able Seaman, RNVR, P/CD/X 2660, MPK

 MCGREGOR, John, Able Seaman, RNVR, P/CD/X 2950, MPK

 MCKENZIE, Robert A, Able Seaman, P/JX 144353, MPK

 MESTON, Charles J, Able Seaman, P/J 114875, MPK

 MINTRAM, Harold L, Stoker 1c, RFR, P/K 57946, MPK

 MITCHELL, Herbert S, Act/Leading Stoker, P/K 64404, MPK

 MUNDAY, Henry G, Stoker 1c, RFR, P/K 62802, killed

 MURRAY, Malcolm, Able Seaman, RNR, P/X 20211 A, MPK

 MUZZELL, Charles E, Leading Stoker, P/KX 81824, MPK

 NEWMAN, James F, Ty/Surgeon Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 OPENSHAW, Ernest, Ordinary Seaman, P/SSX 32170, MPK

 PARLETT, Francis A, Stoker Petty Officer, P/K 61350, MPK

 PERKINS, Henry G, Able Seaman, RFR, P/J 104336, MPK

 PIKE, Ronald H, Engine Room Artificer 4c, P/MX 55834, killed

 POTTS, Kenneth R, Supply Assistant, P/MX 63615, killed

 POWELL, Mansel R, Leading Seaman, P/SSX 15191, MPK

 PREVETT, Stanley, Cook, P/MX 58418, MPK

 RELPH, Eric W, Lieutenant Commander (E), killed

 RICHMOND, Henry, Engine Room Artificer 1c, RNR, P/376 EC, MPK

 RIDGWAY, James R, Stoker 1c, RFR, P/KX 79530, MPK

 SLACK, Bernard, Ordinary Seaman, P/SSX 28984, MPK

 SMITH, James G, Stoker 1c, P/KX 90367, killed

 SMITH, Robert, Stoker 2c, P/KX 101494, MPK

 SOLEN, Alfred, Act/Leading Seaman, P/JX 141699, MPK

 SPARKES, Frederick W, Able Seaman, P/J 105925, MPK

 STACE, Stanley E, Petty Officer, P/J 96857, killed

 STAPLES, Sidney N, Leading Seaman, P/J 72278, MPK

 STEDMAN, George E, Petty Officer, P/JX 128936, MPK

 STEELE, William J, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 178990, killed

 SULLIVAN, Thomas, Petty Officer Cook, P/M 34699, MPK

 SUNDERLAND, Charles E, Able Seaman, P/JX 138917, MPK

 TAGGART, James, Stoker 1c, P/KX 90772, MPK

 TAYLOR, Harold D, Able Seaman, RNVR, P/SD/X 1485, killed

 THOMSON, James, Able Seaman, RNVR, P/CD/X 3089, MPK

 TOOMER, Frank P, Stoker 1c, RFR, P/K 21957, MPK

 WALDRON, Ernest G, Act/Petty Officer, P/JX 125931, MPK

 WARD, Samuel H, Act/Chief Engine Room Artificer, P/MX 46710, killed

 WARDMAN, Frederick A, Ordinary Coder, P/JX 196305, MPK

 WELCHMAN, Charles H, Able Seaman, RFR, P/J 74023, killed

 WELLER, Geoffrey R, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, killed

 WHITE, Frank, Signalman, RFR, P/J 69661, killed

 WHITEHOUSE, Horace C, Stoker Petty Officer, RFR, P/KX 77564, MPK

 WILSON, Harry C, Able Seaman, RFR, P/J 92254, MPK

 WOOD, Isaac E, Stoker 1c, RFR, P/SS 120641, MPK

 WORLEDGE, Reginald S, Able Seaman, RNVR, P/SD/X 1371, MPK

 WRIGHT, John W F, Ordinary Telegraphist, P/JX 153131, MPK


Express,destroyer, mining

 BEAL, Arthur L, Stoker 1c, RFR, P/K 60211 B 17457, killed

 BENNETT, Alfred G W, Stoker 2c, P/KX 103913, killed

 BLACKMAN, James A A, Stoker 1c, RFR, P/K 57423 B 10562, killed

 BOOTY, Frederick W, Leading Steward, P/L 14748, MPK

 BRETT, Richard W J, Cook (S), P/MX 60205, MPK

 BRIERS, Benjamin W, Able Seaman, P/SSX 16353, MPK

 BRIMLEY, Richard G, Engine Room Artificer 4c, P/MX 61686, MPK

 BROOKES, Alfred, Stoker 2c, P/KX 102599, MPK

 BROWN, Basil G, Able Seaman, P/JX 142149, MPK

 BROWN, Charles W, Able Seaman (Pens), P/J 9168, MPK

 BROWN, George H W, Stoker 1c, RFR, P/K 64527 B 19450, killed

 BUCKETT, Donald J, Supply Petty Officer, P/MX 48300, MPK

 BURT, Harry R D, Chief Petty Officer Stoker, P/K 56517, MPK

 CAMPBELL, William A R, Able Seaman, RNVR, P/CD/X 2880, MPK

 CARLIN, Patrick, Able Seaman, RNVR, P/CD/X 1660, MPK

 CHURCHILL, Henry L, Leading Steward, P/LX 21760, MPK

 CLARK, Edgar J W, Able Seaman, P/SSX 18050, MPK

 COCKHILL, Herbert, Able Seaman, P/JX 137762, MPK

 CONNACHAN, William B, Able Seaman, RNVR, P/CD/X 2285, killed

 CRISP, Maurice W, Chief Petty Officer, P/J 100655, MPK

 DAVIES, James, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 210663 late FX 79151, MPK

 DEANE, Denis W, Lieutenant Commander, killed

 GEALL, Thomas, Stoker 1c, RFR, P/SS 120162 B 15334, killed

 GIRVAN, James, Able Seaman, RNVR, P/CD/X 2276, MPK

 GRAY, Edwin C, Leading Stoker, RFR, P/KX 77507 B 20152, MPK

 GREEN, George, Petty Officer, P/JX 139805, MPK

 HISCOCK, Frederick J, Petty Officer Cook, P/MX 48941, MPK

 HOLLINGS, Bernard W, Act/Petty Officer, P/JX 137419, MPK

 JACK, Ernest G, Able Seaman, RNR, P/X 20126 A, MPK

 LAND, Thomas S, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 176052, MPK

 LANGLEY, Frank L, Petty Officer Telegraphist, P/J 71231, MPK

 LAWRENCE, Robert P, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, killed

 MACDONALD, Murdo, Able Seaman, RNR, P/X 20510 A, MPK

 MACFARLANE, John T, Telegraphist, P/WRX 449, MPK

 MACIVER, Alexander J, Able Seaman, RNR, P/X 19909 A, MPK

 MACLEOD, Alexander R M S, Able Seaman, RNR, P/X 21126 A, MPK

 MACLEOD, Murdo, Able Seaman, RNR, P/X 19442 A, MPK

 MAY, James, Act/Stoker Petty Officer, P/K 61502, MPK

 MUNDY, George A, Able Seaman, RFR, P/J 75004, MPK

 MUNDY, Henry V, Able Seaman, RFR, P/J 68152, MPK

 NEILL, William J, Able Seaman, RNVR, P/UD/X 1633, MPK

 NEWELL, Ernest L, Leading Steward, P/LX 21815, MPK

 PACEY, Alfred, Able Seaman, RFR, P/J 92409, MPK

 PITHER, Thomas H, Able Seaman, RFR, P/J 41524, MPK

 PLUMB, Albert J, Leading Stoker, P/KX 79221, MPK

 POTTER, Frederick G H, Stoker 2c, P/KX 103939, MPK

 READ, William, Stoker 1c, RFR, P/SSX 121947 B 14699, MPK

 ROBINSON, Sylvan C, Steward, P/LX 23322, MPK

 SHAW, Alexander, Able Seaman, RNVR, P/CD/X 3087, MPK

 SHELFORD, Arthur C, Ty/Surgeon Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 STACK, William, Able Seaman, P/J 92321, MPK

 TAIT, Robert W, Able Seaman, P/SSX 22001, killed

 TAYLOR, Robert G, Stoker 2c, P/KX 103944, MPK

 WILSON, Daniel C, Stoker 1c, P/KX 93469, killed

 WOODWARD, Ivor F, Able Seaman, RNVR, P/SD/X 1467, MPK

 WRIGHT, Alfred H, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 184923, MPK


Fiji (right at Alexandria in 1941 - NavyPhotos/Bruce Constable), torpedoed

 DREWERY, George L, Stoker Petty Officer, P/K 65373, killed

 PLANT, George H, Stoker 2c, P/KX 100112, killed

 ROSS, Leonard, Act/Engine Room Artificer 4c, P/MX 62804, killed

 SPARKS, Thomas W, Stoker 2c, P/KX 98947, killed

 WINTER, George J, Chief Petty Officer Stoker, P/K 61180, killed



 HENDERSON, George W, Act/Leading Stoker, P/KX 88382, died



 COLE, Ernest W, Deck Hand, T.124, died


Ivanhoe, ship loss

 CRIPPS, Francis C, Leading Seaman, C/J 89606, MPK

 BROWN, Edward, Leading Stoker, RFR, C/K 67126 D 141, MPK

 CLARK, Frederick W, Ordnance Artificer 4c, C/MX 57429, killed

 HARVEY, Dennis J, Able Seaman, C/SSX 19447, MPK

 MARSHALL, Ronald C A, Able Seaman, C/JX 146279, MPK

 POWELL, Robert E, Stoker 2c, C/KX 100694, MPK

 RIVERS, Leslie D, Stoker 1c, RFR, C/KX 99577 B 16995, MPK

 WAY, Claude R, Petty Officer Steward, C/LX 22927, MPK


Mesme, ship loss

 GREEN, Wiiliam J, Able Seaman, RNVR, C/JX 229010, killed

 MCLEAN, Robert, Ordinary Seaman, RNVR, C/JX 229009, MPK

 RUSSELL, John R, Ordinary Seaman, RNVR, C/JX 229011, MPK



 ELLINGTON, Alfred, Sailmaker, P/J 77772, died


Royalo, ship loss

 BURGOYNE, Robert W E G, Chief Engineer, RNPS, LT/KX 104261, MPK

 DUKE, Henry T, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 102476, DOW

 GREENFIELD, William H, Stoker 1c, RNPS, LT/KX 107503, DOW

 LOCKWOOD-DUKES, Sam, Stoker 2c, RNPS, LT/KX 104355, MPK

 ORMEROD, Raymond, Telegraphist, C/WRX 974, MPK

 PITTS, Jim W, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 107552, MPK

 RYE, Leonard, 2nd Hand, RNPS, LT/JX 185843, MPK

 TAYLOR, Thomas G, Ordinary Signalman, RNPS, LT/JX 176015, MPK

 TILLEY, Robert J, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 179855, MPK

 WARFORD, William D, Ty/Skipper, RNR, MPK

 WATT, Irvine W, Ty/Lieutenant, RNR, MPK


Utmost, accident

 GATES, Cahrles W, Chief Mechanician, P/M 303327, (Cyclops, O/P), killed



Monday, 2 September 1940


Bibury, steamship

 BRITTON, Phillip J H, Able Seaman, RFR, P/SSX 12606, (President III, O/P), MPK


Curtana, illness

 COWIE, Alexander, Skipper, RNR, died


Express, mining

 ROBINSON, John, Ordnance Artificer 3c, P/MX 53843, DOW


Lagosian, steamship

 HUMPHRIES, Frederick, Marine, PO/213636, (President III, O/P), MPK


Royalo, ship loss

 MAHONEY, Frederick G G, Cook, D/MX 57824, DOW



Tuesday, 3 September 1940



 HARDING, Douglas V, Steward, P/LX 22833, died


Royal Sovereign

 PRIDMORE, Alan H, Wireman, C/MX 62075, died



Wednesday, 4 September 1940


FAA, 813 Sqn, Eagle, air crash

 BELL, Kenelm S L, Lieutenant, missing

 DERWENT, Gordon E, Act/Leading Airman, D/FX 76649, missing

 DRUMMOND, David R H, Lieutenant (A), missing

 TODD, Alan M, Act/Sub Lieutenant (A), missing


FAA, 815 Sqn, Illustrious, air crash

 OGILVY, Alexander E, Lieutenant, killed


Leonian, illness

 TYRER, Arthur S, Ty/Paymaster Lieutenant, RNR, died


Saucy, ship loss

 ANDERSON, Walter H, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (E), RNR, MPK

 CLIFT, John W, Fireman, T.124, MPK

 COYSH, Thomas W, Sailor, T.124, MPK

 CRANG, Seymour W, Sailor, T.124, MPK

 CUDD, William H, Sailor, T.124, MPK

 FOSTER, Sidney, Sailor, T.124, MPK

 GARDNER, Stanley E, Fireman, T.124, MPK

 HARVEY, Cyril J M, Fireman, T.124, killed

 HARVEY, Leonard T, Donkeyman, T.124 1091723, MPK

 HARVEY, Roy H, Fireman, T.124, MPK

 HOSIE, George, Sailor, T.124, MPK

 JONES, Frederick W, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (E), RNR, MPK

 LAUNDER, Charles H, Sailor, T.124, killed

 LOVELL, Thomas, Sailor, T.124, killed

 MEDWAY, Vincent, Sailor, T.124, MPK

 NICHOLLS, Harry E, Sailor, T.124, killed

 PHILLIPS, Francis D, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNR, killed

 PIPER, Samuel J R, Fireman, T.124, killed

 PULHAM, Edward W, 3rd Engineer, T.124 1040662, MPK

 REID, Donald, Steward, T.124 621892, MPK

 REID, Donald McG, Fireman, T.124, MPK

 ROBERTS, Charles E, Fireman, T.124, MPK

 SEAWARD, John A, Fireman, T.124, MPK

 STAMP, Ralph E G, Fireman, T.124, MPK

 STENHOUSE, John, Ship's Cook, T.124 650743, MPK

 THOMAS, David L, Sub Lieutenant, RNR, MPK

 TOMLINSON, Robert J, Sailor, T.124 193444, MPK



 SOUTHWORTH, Walter, Deck Hand, T.124, died



Thursday, 5 September 1940



 AINSLIE, Roy, Petty Officer, 66382 (SANF), died


Orontes, steamship, illness

 BRIAN, Edward, Petty Officer, 18103 (RAN), died


Pretoria Castle

 LUCAS, Stanley J, Storekeeper, T.124, died



 HAWKINS, Roland J, Act/Petty Officer, P/J 98665, died



Friday, 6 September 1940


Britannia II

 LEY, Alfred E, Chief Petty Officer, D/J 28799, died



Saturday, 7 September 1940


Abronia, ship loss

 BURROWS, Cyril C G, Wireman, P/63876, killed

 LANGLER, William L, Seaman Cook, RNPS, LT/JX 185372, MPK

 MOREY, John T, Ordinary Signalman, D/JX 184076, MPK

 NELSON, John T, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 105167, MPK

 NOSEWORTHY, Warwick L, Ordinary Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 208914, MPK

 ROSS, David, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 110694, MPK

 UNION, William L, 2nd Hand, RNPS, LT/JX 217803, died


Clan Buchanan, steamship, bombing

 MCLEAN, Allan C, Able Seaman, PM 2157 (RANR), killed

 THOMPSON, Murray E, Able Seaman, PA 510 (RANR), killed


Godetia, ship loss

 ALLEN, Daniel, Act/Leading Stoker, P/KX 86256, MPK

 ATKINSON, Gordon, Leading Supply Assistant, P/MX 57914, MPK

 AYES, Edgar S, Stoker, P/K 33025, MPK

 BARRETT, Stanley J, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 189555, killed

 BELLAMY, Arthur G, Py/Ty/Surgeon Lieutenant, RNVR, killed

 BINDON, Gerald T, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 189511, MPK

 BLACK, Thomas A, Act/Leading Seaman, P/JX 138529, MPK

 BLACKMAN, William, Able Seaman, P/SSX 22200, MPK

 BOND, Edwin T, Leading Steward, P/LX 21458, killed

 BOWLER, Alfred A, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 189512, MPK

 BOYESON, Norman, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 189562, killed

 CANN, Douglas H, Able Seaman, P/JX 141608, MPK

 CHARLES, William, Petty Officer, RNVR, P/ES/D 229, MPK

 CURTIS, George, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 193361, MPK

 HARTWELL, George A, Petty Officer, P/J 28319, killed

 HINCKS, Peter D, Act/Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RCNVR, missing

 INCH, Sheldon, Stoker 2c, P/KX 102409, MPK

 JONES, Benjamin C, Act/Leading Stoker, P/KX 84394, MPK

 KELLY, Jack E, Engine Room Artificer 4c, P/MX 65946, MPK

 KER, Frederick S, Ty/Act/Sub Lieutenant, RCNVR, killed

 LEWIS, George H, Stoker Petty Officer, P/K 59280, MPK

 LONSDALE, William, Ordinary Coder, P/JX 199644, killed

 MARCHANT, Victor J, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 190931, MPK

 MASON, William H, Leading Telegraphist, P/J 34563, MPK

 PERRY, Albert S, Ordinary Coder, P/JX 199653, MPK

 RINTOUL, James B S, Able Seaman, P/J 97390, killed

 ROBERTS, Thomas P, Act/Leading Stoker, P/KX 85395, MPK

 WALLER, Charles H, Leading Cook (O), P/MX 51727, MPK

 WHEELER, Stanley J, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 168068, killed

 WHITE, Walter E J, Stoker 2c, P/KX 102381, MPK

 WILKS, Jack, Telegraphist, P/SSX 22038, MPK

 WILLIMOT, Harry A W, Stoker 2c, P/KX 102382, MPK

 WYATT, Frederick C W, Leading Cook, P/MX 47464, killed


Harbour boom launch, Portsmouth

 WILMAN, Eric, Marine, EX 3338, died


Jose de Larringa, steamship

 SMITH, Albert, Act/Able Seaman, RNVR, D/MD/X 2872, (President III, O/P), killed


Margaree (RCN), bombing

 HUOT, Robert, Cook, 40443 (RCN), killed


Neptunian, steamship

 SILK, Arthur J, Petty Officer, D/J 32794 Pens No 26291, (President III, O/P), MPK



 WHITBREAD, Dennis, Able Seaman, P/SSX 24402`, died


RM B Battery 1st AA Regt

 RAWLINGS, Keith E, Marine, EX 2659, DOW



 GOWER, Francis S, Leading Signalman, C/JX 140402, killed



 PUTT, Charles H, Leading Stoker, D/KX 87386, died



Sunday, 8 September 1940


Brockley, steamship

 BLACK, James B B, Seaman, RNR, P/X 9694 B, (President III, O/P), DOW



 CULHAM, James A, Leading Seaman, RNR, D/6128 D, died


Drake, motor accident

 LISTER, Frederick, Act/Leading Stoker, D/KX 84612, killed


Dunvegan Castle

 WAYMAN, Reginald, Scullionman, T.124, killed


Repulse, drowning

 KEELING, Alfred, Assistant Cook (O), D/MX 58288, killed


Vendetta (RAN), illness

 DYKES, Joseph H, Able Seaman, 11179 (RAN), died



Monday, 9 September 1940


Dervish, ship loss

 JOHNSON, Thomas C, Engineman, LT/KX 99057, MPK

 MARTIN, Joseph, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 251498, MPK

 TEMPLE, Robert O, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 117470, MPK

 WARD, George, Stoker, RNPS, LT/JX 117471, MPK


FAA, 801 Sqn, Sparrowhawk, air crash

 CLAYTON, Alfred G, Petty Officer Airman, FAA/FX 76535, missing

 KIMBER, Henry C, Petty Officer Airman, FAA/FX 76385, missing


RAF, 229 Squadron, air crash

 CARPENTER, Jack C, Sub Lieutenant (A), killed


Seal, as POW

 BARNES, Maurice C, Act/Petty Officer, C/JX 137224, DOW



Tuesday, 10 September 1940


Express, mining

 BICKFORD, Jack G, Captain, DOW


RAF, 103 Squadron, air operations

 De SANDOVAL-SIEVIER, Robert A, Sub Lieutenant (A), killed


Zulu, drowning

 LOCKYER, James, Able Seaman, C/SSX 27878, killed



Wednesday, 11 September 1940


Aeromarine, rescue boat

 BATCHELOR, Iver C G, 2nd Hand, RNPS, LT/JX 217830, died


Albonic, steamship

 WHITMARSH, Frederick G, Able Seaman, RFR, P/J 111129, (President III, O/P), MPK


Atherstone, bombing

 CULLEN, George H, Engine Room Artificer, P/MX 5693, killed

 FAULKNER, Hugh, Stoker 1c, P/KX 97966, killed

 KEMP, Collin, Engine Room Artificer 5c, P/MX 61830, killed

 PITTER, Kenneth D, Act/Stoker Petty Officer, P/K 61877, killed

 TURNER, Bertie, Leading Stoker, P/KX 83294, killed


Benavon, steamship

 FRANKLIN, William N, Marine, PLY/21610, (President III, O/P), missing


DEMS, 6th Btn Royal Norfolk Reg

 HAYSTEAD, Reginald G, Private, Army, 5772254, killed


Devonport, bombing

 HUSSELBEE, John R, Marine, PLY/X 100438, killed

 JOHNSON, Robert, Marine, PLY/X 100447, killed

 LOWDON, John S D, Marine, PLY/X 100448, killed


Ettrick, steamship, on passage to Dakar

 COX, Albert E, Able Seaman, D/JX 170799, died


Lynx, explosion

 LUNN, William J, Sub Lieutenant, RNR, killed


RAF, 826 Sqn, Bircham Newton, air crash

 STEVENS, James A M, Naval Airman 1c, P/JX 154295, killed


RM Band, bombing

 BROWNE, Albert H J, Musician, 1716, killed



Thursday, 12 September 1940


Atherstone, bombing

 CROSS, Bertram, Leading Stoker, P/KX 85946, killed


Gothic, steamship

 DIAPER, James, Able Seaman, RFR, P/SSX 11000, (President III, O/P), killed


RM Engineers, Kirkwall

 WILLIAMS, Edgar J, Marine, RME/10306, died



Friday, 13 September 1940


Achates, drowning

 MILLS, Charles, Able Seaman, C/J 44334, killed


FAA, 801 Sqn, Furious, air crash

 HARWIN, Edward G, Petty Officer Airman, C/JX 140892, killed

 MAUNDER, John R/, Naval Airman 1c, D/JX 152279, killed



 BASSFORD, Alfred, Leading Telegraphist, P/JX 134413, died in HS Maine



 ATTWOOD, Albert E, Stoker 1c, C/KX 93252, killed


President III

 HOBSON, Francis, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 204717, killed



Saturday, 14 September 1940


Condor, road accident

 BAKER, Rufus I, Leading Cook, P/MX 29258, killed



 WICKHAM, Thomas G, Cook (O), D/LX 20587, died


Laird's Isle

 PARKER, Archibald A, Petty Officer, P/J 72239, died


Victory II

 HARRIS, Henry L, Mechanician, P/311172, died



Sunday, 15 September 1940


Botanic, bombing

 CHERRINGTON, William R, Seaman, RNR (PS), LT/X 21521 A, killed

 ISITT, Arthur, Leading Stoker 2c, RNPS, LT/KX 104073, killed

 JONES, William, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 190111, DOW

 LEES, Andrew R, Skipper, RNR, killed

 STANTON, Ernest, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 184444, killed

 WHITE, Joseph C, Seaman, RNR (PS), LT/X 7678 C, killed


Cerberus (RAN), illness

 SIMS, Keith B, Stoker 2c, 24253 (RAN), died



 CHAPPLE, Robert E, Chief Joiner, D/M 4717, died


Dundee, ship loss

 BUSHELL, Sidney J, Able Seaman, P/JX 139321, MPK

 DAVID, Thomas I, Surgeon Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 DENNIS, John A, Lieutenant Commander, MPK

 HUKE, Ernest J D, Sub Lieutenant, MPK

 IMAGE, David G, Paymaster Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 KILBURN, John L, Lieutenant, RNR, MPK

 PRIOR, George F, Canteen Manager, NAAFI, MPK

 PYNE, Stanley C, Commissioned Engineer, MPK

 REDDY, John T, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 177795, MPK

 SILLS, Donald A, Supply Chief Petty Officer, P/M 39024, MPK

 SWEETMAN, William G, Stoker Petty Officer, P/K 60683, MPK

 TENEN, Maurice L, Leading Seaman, P/JX 142468, MPK


Kingston Chrysoberyl

 BURGESS, Hiram J, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 186653, DOW


Regent Lion, steamship

 GILLANDERS, James A, Sergeant, PLY/15497, (President III, O/P), killed



Monday, 16 September 1940


Cerberus (RAN), illness

 NEALE, Herbert J, Petty Officer, 9969 (RAN), died


FAA, 816 Sqn, Furious, air crash

 BUSBY, Gordon A, Py/Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, missing



Tuesday, 17 September 1940


City of Benares, steamship

 CHARNOCK, Ernest, Ordinary Signalman, C/JX 171107, (Eaglet, O/P), MPK

 MACKINNON, Edmond J G, Rear Admiral, Rtd, (Eaglet, O/P), missing

 MARSHALL, George, Petty Officer Telegraphist, D/JX 132113, (Eaglet, O/P), MPK


Corfu, illness

 WHITESIDE, Walter, Leading Steward, T.124, died


Drake, illness

 GINSBURG, Frederick, Chief Petty Officer, D/J 11294, died


Kent (right - NavyPhotos), torpedoed

 ATTARD, Anthony, Assistant Steward, E/LX 25382, killed (son)

 ATTARD, Joseph, Leading Steward, E/LX 22396, killed (father)

 AUSTIN, Albert, Stoker 1c, C/KX 94976, killed

 BAKER, Eric C, Stoker 1c, C/KX 94984, killed

 CAMPBELL, James R, Stoker 1c, C/KX 85698, killed

 COMER, Jack, Able Seaman, C/JX 139330, killed

 DAVIS, George E, Leading Stoker, C/KX 75918, killed

 DEWEY, James, Stoker 1c, C/K 66960, killed

 FARMER, William, Leading Seaman, C/JX 130730, killed

 FLETCHER, Frederick J, Regulating Petty Officer, C/M 40105, killed

 HALL, Cecil E F, Commander, killed

 HARDMAN, Eric, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 169734, killed

 HARRIS, John E, Petty Officer Writer, C/MX 51079, killed

 HAWTHORN, John, Act/Leading Stoker, C/KX 83464, killed

 HOLMAN, Gordon F J, Able Seaman, C/J 95895, killed

 HUCKLE, Harry, Able Seaman, C/J 103537, killed

 MARSHALL, William, Engine Room Artificer 3c, C/MX 50105, killed

 MASTERS, Frederick H J, Petty Officer (Pens), C/234228, killed

 MORGAN, William A, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 165415, killed

 OSBORN, Douglas A, Boy 1c, C/JX 163155, killed

 PARKER, John C, Ordnance Artificer 4c, C/SR 16248, killed

 PRINGLE, Frederick J, Blacksmith 3c, C/MX 52533, killed

 ROBINSON, William E, Stoker 1c, C/KX 97674, killed

 SAUNDERS, Edwin G, Able Seaman, C/JX 154333, killed

 SHEA, Sydney C, Stoker Petty Officer, C/KX 75749, killed

 SPURGIN, Arthur W, Able Seaman, RFR, C/J 102649, killed

 TILLEY, Sidney H, Act/Stoker Petty Officer, C/KX 79701, killed

 TROISI, Anthony, Assistant Steward, E/LX 24325, killed

 TUBBY, George E, Leading Seaman, C/JX 127801, killed

 UFFEN, John B, Canteen Assistant, NAAFI, killed

 WELSH, Harry M, Able Seaman, C/JX 157281, killed

 YALLOP, John S, Able Seaman, RFR, C/J 96159, killed

 YEALLAND, Geoffrey, Ty/Paymaster Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, killed



 TROUTT, William G, Able Seaman, C/JX 129321, died


Resolve, illness

 SHARPE, William, Radio Officer, T.124, died


Tregenna, steamship

 COLE, Ross C, Able Seaman, B 1597 (RANR), (President III, O/P), MPK



Wednesday, 18 September 1940


Black Bear

 LLOYD, Robert, Seaman Steward, RNPS, LT/JX 203867, died


Caroline, ex-cruiser, Belfast base ship

 ANDREWS, William, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 194501, MPK



 PARKES, George J, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 209432, died


RAF, 77 Squadron, air operations

 WILLIAMS, Peter O, Act/Sub Lieutenant (A), missing


Samala, steamship

 WALKER, Ernest J, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 194880, (President III, O/P), missing


Sussex, bombing

 CLIFFE, William K, Engine Room Artificer 4c, C/MX 57134, killed

 HARTON, Robert F S, Chief Engine Room Artificer, C/MX 45806, killed



Thursday, 19 September 1940


Dahinda II

 MIDDLETON, Kenneth A, Able Seaman, D/JX 170621, died


Shelbrit, steamship

 LAMPORT, Maurice, Seaman, RNR, P/X 18710A, (President III, O/P), MPK


Victory I

 GEARING, Arthur, Able Seaman, P/J 50173, died



Friday, 20 September 1940


Achates, drowning

 WAGHORN, Alfred E J, Able Seaman, C/J 38257, died


Baron Blythswood, steamship

 MOODY, Edward T, Marine, PLY/21633, (President III, O/P), MPK


DEMS, 7th Btn Seaforth Highlanders

 SCOTT, George A L R, Private, Army, 3245598, killed

 STEPHENS, Robert A H, Lance Corporal, Army, 2821602, killed


Trito, steamship

 O'CONNELL, William, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 198432, (President III, O/P), MPK

 O'NEILL, James, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 198441, (President III, O/P), MPK



Saturday, 21 September 1940


Southampton, illness

 HOY, Jonas, Photographer (A), C/MX 58143, died


Vernon, bomb explosion at Dagenham, London

 ELLINGWORTH, Reginald V, Chief Petty Officer, P/J 26011, killed

 RYAN, Richard J H, Lieutenant Commander, killed

 Note: Both Cdr Ryan and CPO Ellingworth were on the books of President, Torpedo and Mining Department (TMD), and posthumously awarded the George Cross.


Vernon, explosion at Hackney, London

 KERRIDGE, Roy S, Lieutenant Commander, RNR, killed


Woolwich, bombing

 SHERRATT, John, Act/Joiner 4c, C/MX 66516, killed



Sunday, 22 September 1940



 SHARPLES, Albert, Stoker 2c, D/KX 111233, died


FAA, 816 Sqn, Furious (right - NavyPhotos), air crash

 READ, John, Lieutenant (A), missing

 WEBBER, Leslie A, Leading Airman, FAA/FX 76308, missing


FAA, 821 Sqn, Sparrowhawk, air crash

 GAYNON, George H, Naval Airman 1c, P/JX 146121, MPK

 MARAIS, Derek J T, Py/Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, missing

 SAUNDERS, Frederick C, Sub Lieutenant (A), missing


Glenshiel, steamship

 GARRETT, George E, Able Seaman, P/J 102943, (President III, O/P), died


Invershannon, steamship

 WEIR, Thomas J, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 185603, (President III, O/P), killed



 MACAULAY, Donald, Leading Seaman, RNR, P/6840 C, died



Monday, 23 September 1940


Boy Andrew, accident

 PIRIE, Robert W, Seaman Cook, RNPS, LT/KX 186741, killed


Cumberland (right - NavyPhotos), shore gunfire

 BENGE, George H, Stoker 2c, C/KX 10449, killed

 DOWTHWAITE, John W, Commissioned Electrician, killed

 NIXON, John C, Chief Engine Room Artificer, C/M 38411, killed

 PETTYFERY, Alexander S, Act/Leading Seaman, C/SSX 14303, killed

 SIMPSON, Charles D, Engine Room Artificer 5c, C/MX 66310, killed

 SMITH, Charles S, Chief Engine Room Artificer, C/M 43462, killed

 WINSLOW, Robert V, Able Seaman, C/SSX 26120, killed


Foresight, shore gunfire

 CROSSLEY, Stuart B, Able Seaman, D/JX 150448, killed

 JOHNSON, Eric W, Assistant Cook, D/MX 65678, killed

 MIDDLEMAN, Lawrence R, Able Seaman, D/JX 152501, killed

 WOOD, Leslie, Telegraphist, D/SSX 31337, killed


Medway, explosion

 CUNNINGHAM, John G S, Lieutenant Commander, killed

 FLECKNEY, Henry E, Petty Officer, C/J 99516, killed

 HERRON, William E, Able Seaman, C/SSX 18466, killed

 LEE, Ernest G, Gunner (T), killed



 HEARD, Sydney A, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 201357, killed



Tuesday, 24 September 1940


Bassa, steamship

 HEEKS, William L, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 207124, (President III, O/P), missing


FAA, 810 Sqn, Ark Royal, air crash

 CROSS, Anthony L, Act/Sub Lieutenant (A), missing

 ENGLAND, Ian H B, Act/Sub Lieutenant (A), missing

 MOORE, Francis C, Naval Airman 1c, FAA/FX 80800, MPK

 WHEELER, Gerald M M C, Sub Lieutenant (A), missing


Glendene, steamship

 BOTTRILL, Charles H, Corporal, PLY/18281, (President III, O/P), died


Loch Inver, ship loss

 COLES, Phillip J W, Seaman, RNR (PS), LT/X 19979 A, MPK

 DOUGAL, David, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 215822, MPK

 DOWNIE, George, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 215762, MPK

 EVANS, Frank R, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 217932, MPK

 FLANAGAN, James, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 169483, MPK

 HARDCASTLE, Thomas, Skipper, RNR, MPK

 HARRISON, George W C, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 116111, MPK

 HART, John W, Ordinary Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 219630, MPK

 LLOYD, George, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 116097, MPK

 MCQUILLAN, James, Stoker 2c, RNPS, LT/KX 108090, MPK

 MURRAY, George G G, Stoker 2c, RNPS, LT/KX 108091, MPK

 PIRIE, Alexander, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 114024, MPK

 STRACHAN, Peter R, 2nd Hand, RNPS, LT/JX 215886, MPK

 SYMINGTON, Robert, Ordinary Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 215797, MPK

 WILLIAMS, Ivor, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 210815, MPK


Loch Monteith, bombing

 LAW, George, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 106824, killed

 LITTLE, Joseph C R, Seaman, RNR (PS), LT/X 21756 A, killed

 OVERTON, Thomas H, Ordinary Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 180083, killed

 PERKINS, Robert, Ordinary Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 179492, killed

 RIX, Albert E, Seaman Steward, RNPS, LT/JX 164328, killed

 SUMNER, John T, Seaman, RNPS, LT/X 21495A, killed



 TURNBULL, George E, Telegraphist, C/JX 142950, died


Vernon, bombing

 WATSON, Frederick W, Leading Stoker, P/KX 88614, DOW



Wednesday, 25 September 1940


Arctic Ranger, bombing

 NORTON, Albert H, Seaman, RNR (PS), LT/X 19402, MPK


Australia (RAN), air crash

 BUNNETT, Colin K, Petty Officer Telegraphist, 17469 (RAN), MPK

 FOGARTY, Francis K, Lieutenant Commander, RAN, MPK


Cormorant, bombing

 SMITH, John E D, Paymaster Commander, killed


Devonport, bombing

 JONES, Henry, Colour Sergeant, PLY/1253 Pens J 7793, killed


King Alfred, bombing

 PALMER, Reginald A, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, killed



 CAREY, George E, Chief Engine Room Artificer 1c, C/MX 53384, died


Stella Sirius, ship loss

 BOYLAN, James, Engineman, RNR (PS), D/X 5923 ES, MPK

 BUTTERS, Harry, Telegraphist, P/WRX 543, MPK

 CAMPBELL, James A, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 183234, MPK

 DUNN, Harry, Engineman, RNR (PS), D/X 406 EU, MPK

 GREGGOR, George I, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 170712, MPK

 HELLENS, Charles, Seaman Cook, RNPS, LT/JX 173407, MPK

 MACINNES, John, Seaman, RNR (PS), LT/X 18435 A, MPK

 MAIN, Robert M, 2nd Hand, RNR (PS), LT/X 80 SB, MPK

 TAYLOR, Wilfred, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 87432, MPK

 THOMAS, Gilbert C, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 173214, DOW

 WILCOX, Kenneth F W, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, killed

 WILSHER, Alan, Ordinary Signalman, C/JX 176023, MPK

 WOOTTON, Joseph H, Leading Seaman, C/J 107299, MPK



Thursday, 26 September 1940



 BROOKS, Christopher, 2nd Hand, RNPS, LT/JX 205221, MPK


Cumberland, shore fire

 STONE, Geoffrey, Stoker 2c, C/KX 10411, DOW


Dunnottar Castle, drowning

 FRAMPTON, David, Seaman, RNR, C/1366E, died


Heron, air crash

 RICHARDSON, Harold W, Sub Lieutenant (A), killed


Montcalm (RCN)

 DOMPIERRE, Joseph A E, Ordinary Seaman, V/3351 (RCNVR), died


Port Denison, steamship

 PEASE, John, Signalman, C/JX 172586, (President III, O/P), MPK

 PRIME, Stanley, Petty Officer Telegraphist, C/WRX 888, (President III, O/P), MPK


President, illness

 CHICHESTER, Sir Edward G, Commander, Rtd, died


Raven, air crash

 WELLS, Derrick S T, Py/Ty/Midshipman (A), RNVR, killed


Stella Sirius, ship loss

 GRIFFIN, Thomas R, Seaman, RNR (PS), LT/X 19998 A, DOW



Friday, 27 September 1940



 SHARP, William H, Ordinary Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 195999, DOW


Jervis Bay, illness

 HOWES, William F, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (E), RNR, died


Manchester Brigade, steamship

 ANDERSON, John W F, Ordinary Signalman, C/JX 172967, (Eaglet, O/P), missing

 ASPIN, Ernest, Marine, PLY/18395, (President III, O/P), missing

 CLARKE, Gordon A, Ordinary Signalman, C/JX 171132, (President III, O/P), missing

 COZENS, Frank E, Petty Officer Telegraphist, P/JX 131844, (Eaglet, O/P), missing

 DANIELS, William J, Yeoman of Signals, P/J 115216, (Eaglet, O/P), missing

 FOSTER, Ronald E F, Ordinary Signalman, C/JX 171138, (Eaglet, O/P), missing

 SMITH, Humphrey H, Vice Admiral, Rtd, (Eaglet, O/P), killed


Milford Queen

 GILCHRIST, Samuel M, Seaman, C/JX 164506, died



 PEGG, George, Motor Mechanic (L), C/MX 66733, died



Saturday, 28 September 1940


Darcoila, steamship

 TAYLOR, Alfred, Able Seaman, P/J 104872, (President III, O/P), missing


Drake II

 WILMOT, William G, Engine Room Artificer 1c, D/MX 51959, died


King Alfred, explosion

 LEWIS-LAVENDER, Walter C, Py/Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, killed



 HOLTON, Arthur W, Stoker 2c, C/KX 105917, died


Ocean Toiler

 WILKINSON, Henry C, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 105132, died


President III, illness

 WILLIAMS, Phillip E, Marine, PLY/18768, died



 MACAULAY, Malcolm, Skipper, RCNR, died


Recoil, ship loss

 ASHBY, Frederick W, Seaman Steward, RNPS, LT/JX 205439, MPK

 ASHTON, George W, Leading Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 187351, MPK

 BARKER, John F, Seaman, RNR (PS), LT/X 21531 A, MPK

 BAWDEN, Arthur J, Ordinary Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 202121, MPK

 BROGDEN, Norman L, Ordinary Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 185344, MPK

 BUTLER, Moses G, Seaman Cook, RNPS, LT/JX 196421, MPK

 CLAYTON, Henry M, Ordinary Telegraphist, P/JX 174802, MPK

 EWEN, Hubert R, Ordinary Telegraphist, P/JX 174800, MPK

 FRASER, William D, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 206480, MPK

 GOOCH, Douglas D, Seaman, RNR, LT/X 19741 A, MPK

 HALE, Alexander J, Stoker 2c, RNPS, LT/KX 103401, MPK

 HAMILTON, Alexander, Ordinary Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 206467, MPK

 INWOOD, Alfred, Stoker 2c, RNPS, LT/KX 105668, MPK

 JEFFRIES, Francis W G, Stoker 1c, RFR, P/SSX 117912, MPK

 LARSEN, Arthur M, 2nd Hand, RNPS, LT/JX 210907, MPK

 MAY, Robert, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 105381, MPK

 PHILLIPS, Roy, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNR, MPK

 PLANT, John L, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 111536, MPK

 PROCTOR, Auston W, Sub Lieutenant, RCNVR, MPK

 SAYYAE, Frederick J, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 195819, MPK

 SHAND, James, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 203658, MPK

 STEWART, George, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 109757, MPK

 TIPPING, Joseph, Stoker 2c, RNPS, LT/KX 108794, MPK

 WILSON, Ian M, Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 WOOD, George M, Ordinary Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 206423, MPK


Resolution, torpedoed

 CRAVEN, James, Able Seaman, C/JX 127412, DOW


Vivacious, drowning

 CAIRNS, William, Stoker 1c, P/KX 98709, died



Sunday, 29 September 1940


Bassa, steamship

 ELLIOTT, Albert E, Marine, PLY/21908, (President III, O/P), missing


Empire Airman, steamship

 WILLIAMS, Cecil G, Marine, PO/19730, (President III, O/P), killed


Harvest Gleaner

 BAIN, Alexander MCD, Officer's Steward, LT/JX 206532, killed


Hermes, illness

 BARROW, Eldred G, Lieutenant (A), died



 BLAGDON, Edward B, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 219650, DOW

 SMITH, George E M, Able Seaman, CH/J 691 Pens 24580, killed


Nirvana I or II, naval auxiliary boat, drowning

 ELLIOTT, Thomas N, Ordinary Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 190062, died


Nirvana I 0r II, naval auxiliary boat, boat accident

 REID, William, Act/Skipper, RNR, died


RM 2nd Brigade

 TURNER, Alfred W, Marine, EX/4441, died


RM 2nd Brigade, 2nd Btn, drowning

 CALVERT, James W, Marine, EX/3238, died


Sappho, ship loss

 WILLIAMSON, Alexander F, Able Seaman, D/JX 136624, killed


Sylvia, Special Service Vessel

 BLACKIE, Thomas, 2nd Hand, RNPS, LT/JX 199042, killed



 MILES, Walter M, Stoker Petty Officer, P/KX 100515, died

 REID, Aaron H, Able Seaman, P/JX 174395, died



Monday, 30 September 1940


Comet, ship loss

 ANDREWS, James W, Seaman, RNR (PS), LT/X 21565 A, MPK

 BURNETT, Ronald W, Stoker, RNPS, LT/X 103218, MPK

 CATCHPOLE, Jack C, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 173610, MPK

 CROSS, Kenneth R, Seaman, RNPS, LT/181828, MPK

 CROSS, Thomas J, Seaman, RNPS, LT/167148, MPK

 FAHEY, John J, Stoker, RNR (PS), LT/X 10269 S, MPK

 LAMBERT, George M, Engineman, RNR (PS), LT/X 3977 T, MPK

 MAXTED, John E, Seaman, RNR (PS), LT/X 21710 A, MPK

 MEWSE, John W C, Seaman Steward, RNPS, LT/JX 193036, MPK

 MORRIS, Michael, Seaman, RNR (PS), LT/X 20603, MPK

 PATTERSON, John J, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 219445, MPK

 SHALE, James W J, Leading Telegraphist, D/WRX/605, MPK

 SMITH, George H, 2nd Hand, RNR (PS), LT/X 26175 A, MPK

 WEBSTER, Patrick J T, Stoker, RNR (PS), LT/X 9901 S, MPK

 WILLIAMS, Robert, Leading Signalman, D/JX 140926, MPK


Daedalus, bombing

 PENNINGTON, Roy, Act/Leading Airman, FAA/FX 79264, killed


Mallard, bombing

 BLANE, Frederick G, Leading Seaman, D/KX 822104, DOW

 TRUDGEON, Reginald B O, Ordinary Seaman, D/SSX 32307, killed


RAF, 826 Sqn, Bircham Newton, air operations

 HOWE, Grant F K, Naval Airman, FAA/FX 77340, missing

 KENNAWAY, Charles S H, Lieutenant, killed

 LANE, Richard J, Py/Ty/Midshipman (A), RNVR, killed


Sappho, ship loss

 BIRD, Robert J, Chief Steward, T.124, MPK

 BLUNDELL, Ronald F, Signalman, RNVR, D/LD/X 4080, MPK

 BONE, John A, 2nd Engineer, T.124 84208, MPK

 BRISTOW, Ronald W, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 BROWN, Ernest, Able Seaman, D/J 30925, MPK

 BROWN, Thomas, Able Seaman, D/JX 167229, MPK

 COCKSHOTT, Mason G, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 COMPTON, Frank W, Petty Officer, RNR, D/6981 C, MPK

 CRAMPSEY, John, 4th Engineer, T.124, MPK

 GOW, William A, Ty/Lieutenant (E), RNR, MPK

 GRIFFITHS, Dennis G, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 177877, MPK

 HARRIS, Hubert A, Fireman, T.124 171331, MPK

 HENWOOD, George A L, Able Seaman, RFR, D/JX 165733, MPK

 HOUSE, Leslie, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 167284, MPK

 IRELAND, Wilfrid, Commander, RNR, MPK

 JONES, Glanville, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 168166, MPK

 JOSE, Gordon A T, Fireman, T.124 9005, MPK

 MARSHALL, Charles W, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 167244, MPK

 MCKAY, Martin, Assistant Cook, T.124 157069, MPK

 MITCHELL, Charles, Fireman, T.124 209196, MPK

 MOORE, Thomas C, Able Seaman, D/J 12465, MPK

 MORGAN, Arthur, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 168173, MPK

 MURRAY, David H, 3rd Engineer, T.124 161850, MPK

 PAIN, William A, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 SMITH, Joseph C W, Able Seaman, RFR, D/J 102534, MPK

 SMITH, Stanley, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 167262, MPK

 STORM, Gordon C, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 178199, MPK

 STRAINE, John A, 2nd Steward, T.124, MPK

 TINNEY, John, Chief Cook, T.124, MPK

 WADDELL, John, Fireman, T.124, MPK

 WHEELER, Godfrey J, Telegraphist, RNVR, D/WR/X 40, MPK

 WILLIAM, Alexander F, Able Seaman, D/JX 136624, MPK


Victory II, illness

 BROWN, William H, Wireman, P/MX 72056, died


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