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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 JULY 1943 -  in date, ship/unit & name order


Edited by Gordon Smith, Naval-History.Net


HMS Ramillies, battleship (Maritime Quest, click to enlarge)

on to August 1943



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

(2) Click for abbreviations

(3) Link to Commonwealth War Graves Commission

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




Background Events - June-September 1943

Invasion of Sicily ('Husky'), Battle of Kursk, Italy surrenders, Salerno landings ('Avalanche'), U-boat packs return to Atlantic, X-craft attack 'Tirpitz'



(for ship information, go to Naval History Homepage and type name in Site Search



1 July 1943


BV.42, boom vessel

 ADCOCK, Frederick J, Chief Petty Officer, P/223553, died


Drake, illness

 PATTERSON, William E, Able Seaman, D/JX 213234, died


Kestrel, as POW

 KIDDELL, John B, Lieutenant (A), killed


LCT.631, drowning

 JAMES, Brinley J, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 364597, killed


Nimrod, accident

 KING, Peter J, Act/Petty Officer, P/JX 151285, killed


South African Naval Force

 ROBBERTS, Kaspar, Petty Officer, P/5285 (SANF), died


Victory II, illness

 BURRLUCK, John A, Py/Electrical Mechanic, P/MX 502815, died



2 July 1943


1 Maritime Regt, RA

 HILL, Lindon, Gunner, RA, 3242533, killed

 MINTON, Edward J, Gunner, RA, 6289056, killed


3 Maritime Regt, RA

 TEGG, William, Gunner, RA, 1586515, killed


5 Maritime Regt, RA

 WALDRON, Frank, Gunner, RA, 930116, killed


Brontosaurus, drowning

 WILLIAMS, Leonard R, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 418597, died


Giraffe, illness

 FRY, Hubert S, Cook, D/MX 665598, died


Hoihow, steamship

 BRADLEY, Rev THOMAS F, Chaplain (Resolution, O/P), killed

 DALLY, John, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 291016, (President III, O/P), MPK

 DRUITT, Alfred A, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 306114, (President III, O/P), MPK

 MCKINNON, Archibald, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 346463, (President III, O/P), MPK

 STURCH, Henry, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 313393, (President III, O/P), MPK



 THOMPSON, David, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, (Haitan, O/P), killed



 OWEN, Arthur, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 176580, died


Nile, explosion

 DAVISON, Thomas G, Leading Seaman, RNR, C/X 10201 B, killed


Pilmore Range

 DAVY, Guy, Marine, PLY/X 105701, killed



3 July 1943


Oku, illness

 HAWKINGS, Ernest W, 2nd Hand, RNR (PS), LT/X 10253 B, died


Rapid, illness

 BURCHELL, Albert H, Chief Petty Officer, D/J 114947, DOWS


RM 3rd Battalion

 TABNER, Lawrence G, Marine, CH/X 108416, killed


Victory I, illness

 JONES, William J, Able Seaman, D/JX 251755, died



4 July 1943


6 Maritime Regt, RA

 FLEET, Henry C, Gunner, RA, 1547768, killed


City of Venice, steamship

 BARLOW, Eric, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 268421, (President III, O/P), MPK


Eland, road accident

 JONES, Thomas G, Telegraphist, D/JX 341296, killed



 BARLOW, John P, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, died


FAA, 846 Sqn, Ravager, air crash

 ELLWOOD, Donald F, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed

 RITCHIE, Dennis, Leading Airman, FAA/FX 115075, killed


FAA, 879 Sqn, Blackcap, air crash

 WARD, Charles C, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed



 ROBINSON, Charles E, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 543871, died


LCI(L).269, accident

 BARTON, John L W, Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, killed


Nile, aircraft accident

 PINDER, Harry, Warrant Telegraphist, killed



 HARDY, Maurice, Act/Leading Seaman, P/SSX 21304, DOWS


Stadacona (RCN)

 JEACOCK, Richard G, Shipwright 4c, V 55105 (RCNVR), died


Valiant, illness

 WILDE, Richard, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 398102, died



5 July 1943


Corfu, illness

 THOMPSON, Joseph J, Assistant Cook, NAP R 845846, died


Devis, steamship

 NICOL, William, Ordinary Signalman, P/JX 324988, (Odyssey, O/P), MPK

 PERKINS, Derrick G, Signalman, P/JX 246215, (Odyssey, O/P), MPK

 WILLIAMS, John G, Signalman, D/JX 235759, (Odyssey, O/P), MPK


Laforey, illness

 BARNETT, Robert, Stoker 1c, D/KX 122478, died


Penguin (RAN), accident

 FORD, Ronald A, Electrical Artificer 4c, 23548 (RAN), killed


Philomel (RNZN), accident

 SIMPSON, Herbert J, Petty Officer, 5960 (RNZN), killed


San Ernesto, steamship

 CURTIN, Stanley W, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 289145, (President III, O/P), DOWs



6 July 1943



 ROOKS, Percival H, Cook, RNPS, LT/MX 84460, DOWS



 EDWARDS, Kenneth, Captain, died


Ganges,  Shotley, drowning

 TOMLINSON, Phyllis, Nursing Sister, killed


LCI(L).113, drowning

 MCGINNES, John, Able Seaman, C/JX 353025, died


Philomel (RNZN), drowning

 BENFELL, William D, Leading Radio Mechanic, 4051 (RNZN), died

 GRIFFITH, Rowland W, Ordinary Seaman, 6291 (RNZN), died

 WILSON, Maurice K F, Ordinary Seaman, 7128 (RNZN), died


RM 5th Battalion, illness

 MORRISON, Stewart S L, Marine, EX 4166, died


RM, 9th Battalion, accident

 BONTEIN, Anthony J, Ty/Lieutenant, RM, killed


Sultan, as POW

 HANNAFORD, Frederick J G, Marine, PLY/X 20209, died


Victory II, illness

 WILLIAMS, Charles H, Regulating Petty Officer, P/M 40216, died



7 July 1943


Cauvery (RIN)

 YUSUF, Jafar, Leading Seaman, 4259 (RIN), died


Hamla (RIN)

 MUHAMMAD, Ashraf, Ordinary Seaman, 1011011 (RIN), died


President III, illness

 VERRALL, Frank B, Act/Able Seaman, P/JX 289004, died


Tamar, as POW

 EDGE, Ellis T, Chief Ordnance, P/M 6033, died



8 July 1943


FAA, 878 Sqn, Illustrious, air crash

 MARRIOTT, George R, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


LCT.630, accident

 CARTER, Ronald H, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, killed


Menace, accident

 BOTTRELL, William J, Assistant Cook, D/MX 84347, DOWS


Perth (RAN), as POW

 HANNAFORD, John, Able Seaman, PA 691 (RANR), died


St Hyacinthe (RCN)

 PARENT, Ernest J, Ordinary Seaman, V 48292 (RCNVR), died


Sultan, as POW

 BROWN, John, Ty/Corporal, RM, PLY/X 2140, (ex-Prince of Wales), died

 MURFIN, Francis S, Ty/Corporal, RM, PLY/X 2233, died



9 July 1943


Canada, air crash

 HICKS, Geoffrey F, Act/Leading Airman, FAA/FX 91762, killed


Malayan RNVR

 JUNID, Bin A R, Ordinary Seaman, SE/X 832 (Malayan RNVR), killed


Manchester Citizen, steamship

 BROWN, George A, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 291497, (President III, O/P), DOWS

 DAVIES, Gwilym W, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 338690, (President III, O/P), MPK

 MERRICKS, Henry F, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 391086, (President III, O/P), MPK


Tana, illness

 EVERETT, Charles H, Able Seaman, P/J 15776, died


Tower, illness

 BRAIN, Peter G C, Ordinary Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 532063, died



10 July 1943



 DYMENT, Frederick E, Able Seaman, P/JX 192564, killed

 MORLAND, Thomas, Able Seaman, P/JX 190241, killed


LCF.14, Invasion of Sicily, operation Husky

 DOE, John, Marine, PLY/X 108180, killed

 SHEPPARD, Albert W, Marine, PO/X 112751, killed


LCI(L).285, Invasion of Sicily, operation Husky

 CLAISSE, Joseph, Ty/Leading Stoker, C/KX 110107, killed

 COUSINS, Peter P, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 384211, killed

 FAIRGRIEVE, James, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 376430, killed

 GRANEY, Edward, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 366213, killed


LCT.128, Invasion of Sicily, operation Husky

 YOUNG, George, Able Seaman, C/SSX 17015, killed


LCT.300, Invasion of Sicily, operation Husky

 DAVIES, Richard, Stoker 1c, C/KX 145976, killed

 KERR, James T, Able Seaman, C/SSX 26148, DOW

 MAYTUM, Thomas, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 377217, DOW


LCT.308, Invasion of Sicily, operation Husky

 HINDLEY, James T, Leading Seaman, P/JX 295516, DOW

 KIFT, Norman C, Wireman, D/MX 103629, DOW


LCT.410, Invasion of Sicily, operation Husky

 CARNEGIE, Thomas S, Midshipman, RNVR, killed

 DICKSON, Robert S, Able Seaman, C/JX 279302, killed

 QUINN, Stanley J, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 327537, killed

 WOODLEY, Albert J, Act/Leading Seaman, P/JX 171314, killed


LCT.510, Invasion of Sicily, operation Husky

 RAMAGE, Peter B, Ordinary Signalman, D/JX 271088, MPK


Melbreak, surface action

 BROWN, Leonard J, Able Seaman, RNVR, C/LD/X 5056, killed

 CLAYDEN, Edward G, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 354770, killed

 MATES, Alan R, Signalman, C/JX 344246, killed

 SLONE, George W, Act/Able Seaman, C/JX 212019, killed

 SNELLGROVE, Bernard R, Leading Writer, C/MX 119643, killed

 WEBB, Frank, Signalman, C/JX 161216, killed


MGB.657, bombing

 KIRKUP, Herbert T, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 369879, MPK



 FORBES, George E D, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 363021, MPK



 GRAHAM, Ian M, Able Seaman, C/JX 354147, drowning, died

 RATHBONE, Ernest J, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 350200, killed


Quebec, Invasion of Sicily, operation Husky

 CONDRON, Joseph M, Able Seaman, C/JX 363352, MPK

 SAYCE, Anthony G, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, killed


RM 40 Commando, Invasion of Sicily, operation Husky

 HARVEY, Maurice G, Lieutenant, RM, killed

 MCCANN, Gerard J, Major, RM, killed

 COGGINS, Frank, Ty/Act/Corporal, PLY/X 104039, killed

 EYRES, George H, Marine, PLY/X 103852, killed

 RAYNER, George A, Marine, CH/X 104625, killed

 STREAMS, Albert E, Marine (Pens), PLY/21038, DOW

 VICKERS, Alfred N, Marine, PLY/X 104582, killed


Royal Indian Navy, in Egypt

 SANKARA, Davados, Able Seaman, 8292 (RIN), died


Ukussa, illness

 VOSS, Robert P W, Air Mechanic (L) 1c, FAA/FX 2404, died


Victory III, Invasion of Sicily, operation Husky

 BROWN, William J, Stoker 1c, P/KX 139417, MPK

 MANNING, Victor F, Act/Leading Seaman, P/JX 195429, MPK



11 July 1943


Drake, illness

 BAYLEY, Donald E, Sick Berth Attendant, D/MX 111306, died


Drake IV

 KENDRICK, Bernard C, Act/Leading Stoker, D/KX 100383, MPK

 POOLE, William C G, Act/Regulating Petty Officer, D/MX 103217, MPK

 SIM, Robert J, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 346788, MPK



 WILSON, Derrick, Able Seaman, D/JX 324886, MPK


Eaglet, illness

 LYNCH, Michael, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, died


Exmoor, shore gunfire

 BARTLETT, Philip A, Able Seaman, P/JX 264759, killed



 WRIGHT, Charles E, Supply Assistant, C/MX 85314, DOWS


ML.1038, Invasion of Sicily, operation Husky

 SISSONS, James G, Sub Lieutenant, RANVR, killed


Princess Josephine Charlotte, Invasion of Sicily, operation Husky

 FAWCITT, Bernard, Ty/Act/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, killed


RM 41 Commando, Invasion of Sicily, operation Husky

 NEWHAM, Percy R, Ty/Act/Colour Sergeant, RM, PO/X 4908, killed

 PRICE, Kenneth, Marine, PLY/X 104025, killed



12 July 1943


Beaufort, bombing

 HAWORTH, Robert, Act/Able Seaman, P/JX 346262, killed


Blencathra, illness

 DIXON, Thomas A, Act/Leading Stoker, P/KX 108237, died


Brissenden, collision

 HAXTON, Peter E, Leading Seaman, P/JX 160630, MPK

 LANGHAM, Harry, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 385887, DOW


Eskimo, bombing

 BEESLEY, Frank, Able Seaman, C/JX 214869, DOW

 BIRCHAM, John W, Ty/Leading Steward, C/LX 23359, killed

 CARTER, Stanley F, Stoker 1c, C/KX 132839, DOW

 CASSON, John T E, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 373890, killed

 CHESTERTON, Anthony J, Ordnance Artificer 4c, C/MX 68314, killed

 CLARK, John V J, Ty/Petty Officer, C/JX 143635, DOW

 COLLINS, Percy W, Stoker 1c, C/KX 136261, killed

 ELLAM, Owen, Ty/Leading Telegraphist, C/JX 153110, killed

 FARROW, Daniel E, Able Seaman, C/J 115124, killed

 GADD, Charles F, Act/Engine Room Artificer 4c, C/MX 77789, DOW

 GATES, Cyril J F, Ty/Petty Officer Steward, C/LX 21271, killed

 HARPER, Walter, Ty/Leading Seaman, C/JX 129982, killed

 HORNE, Sydney J, Writer, RNSR, C/SR 8582, killed

 HORNER, Harry, Able Seaman, C/JX 203939, killed

 HUNTER, Robert, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, C/KX 107254, killed

 LLOYD, John W, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, C/KX 107455, killed

 MCGUIRE, William S, Stoker 1c, C/SKX 412, killed

 MORRIS, Edwin R, Ty/Stoker Petty Officer, C/KX 84916, DOW

 NASON, Albert E, Sick Berth Petty Officer (Pens), C/M 36075, killed

 READ, Thomas W, Leading Stoker, RFR, C/K 61959, DOW

 SMITH, Frederick A, Officer's Cook 1c, C/LX 20467, DOW

 SMITH, Herbert E K, Stoker 1c, C/KX 127999, killed

 TURBEFIELD, William, Stoker 1c, C/KX 127964, killed

 VAUGHAN, Leonard L J, Stoker Petty Officer, C/KX 81311, DOW

 WADE, Walter, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, C/KX 1210630, killed


Exmoor, shore gunfire

 BURTON, Charles S, Petty Officer, P/JX 127068, killed


Explorer, illness

 ALLAN, Peter B, Ty/Lieutenant (E), RNR, died


Fort La Joie, steamship

 DODD, Alan V J, Sub Lieutenant (Excellent, O/P), killed



 STONE, Samuel P, Chief Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 115526, killed



 LANG, Maxwell M, Marine, PLY/X 107661, killed


Princess Josephine Charlotte

 JEWSON, Richard A F, Able Seaman, P/JX 329492, killed


Quebec, Invasion of Sicily, operation Husky

 BENNETT, William, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 385089, killed

 CROFTS, Peter C, Able Seaman, D/JX 316790, killed

 DIAMOND, Daniel, Stoker 2c, D/KX 138939, DOWS


RM 40 Commando

 CORNISH, Arthur H, Ty/Act/Colour Sergeant, CH/X 1013, DOW

 KILBRIDE, Joseph, Ty/Act/Corporal, RM, EX/3726, DOW


RM Portsmouth Division

 LOADER, Thomas F, Corporal, RM, PO/X 110528, died



 HAGUE, Walter, Stoker 2c, P/KX 179020, died



13 July 1943


Caroline, accident

 MARTIN, Ronald R, Able Seaman, P/JX 326910, killed


Flora, illness

 ANDERSON, Cyril C, Lieutenant Commander, died


Hondo, illness

 DOWDEN, William D A, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 109008, died


Lanka, illness

 COOK, Jonathan, Ordinary Telegraphist, P/JX 341873, DOW


Leander (RNZN) (right - NavyPhoto/Mark Teadham), torpedoed

 BARLOW, Arthur, Commissioned Electrician, RNZN, MPK

 BATTERSBY, Jack O, Petty Officer Stoker, 1492 (RNZN), MPK

 BEATTIE, James F, Able Seaman, 5806 (RNZN), MPK

 BOATE, Brian P, Stoker 1c, 1592 (RNZN), MPK

 CAMERON, Gordon A, Leading Seaman, P/J 100812, killed

 CAMPBELL, David C, Able Seaman, 1937 (RNZN), MPK

 CLYDE, William D, Able Seaman, 9/7206 (RNZN), MPK

 COLLINS, Derisley E, Stoker 1c, 4128 (RNZN), MPK

 CULLEN, Gregory, Stoker Petty Officer, P/K 61213, MPK

 DRYLAND, George G, Able Seaman, 1358 (RNZN), MPK

 EDWARDS, Arthur G C, Stoker 1c, 3126 (RNZN), MPK

 FRASER, Kenneth B, Chief Engine Room Artificer, 909 (RNZN), MPK

 HOOKE, Frank W, Able Seaman, 4192 (RNZN), MPK

 KNIGHT, Arthur F A, Stoker 1c, 5260 (RNZN), MPK

 LAIDLAW, Ian G, Stoker 2c, 5956 (RNZN), MPK

 MARSHALL, Ronald G, Chief Petty Officer, 752 (RNZN), MPK

 MCDOUGALL, William E, Able Seaman, 3437 (RNZN), MPK

 MORRIS, Robert G, Able Seaman, 4196 (RNZN), MPK

 O'NEIL, Maurice W, Stoker 1c, 4603 (RNZN), MPK

 PAWSON, Henry, Able Seaman, P/JX 216575, MPK

 ROLSTON, Raymond A, Leading Seaman, 1620 (RNZN), MPK

 SLATTERY, Donald J, Stoker 2c, D/KX 136751, MPK

 SUMMERELL, Richard N, Leading Stoker, 2073 (RNZN), killed

 WARREN, Norman G, Petty Officer Stoker, 1450 (RNZN), MPK

 WESTCOTT, Ernest, Engine Room Artificer 3c, 1871 (RNZN), MPK

 WILSON, Robert A, Engine Room Artificer, 6103 (RNZN), killed


Osprey, illness

 LAWES, Wilfred P, Petty Officer, C/JX 229343, died



 MACAULAY, Robert, Ty/Leading Seaman, RFR, C/J 108727, killed


Royal Navy

 NAULAMATUA, Savenaca, Ordinary Seaman, F/N 701 (Fiji RNVR), killed

 PAUMAU, Timo, Able Seaman, F/N 566 (Fiji RNVR), killed


Skudd VI, illness

 CUMMINS, Charles R, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 130351, died


Victory, illness

 SYMONS, Philip, Ty/Commander, RNR, died



14 July 1943



83rd LCM Flotilla

 PRICE, William, Able Seaman, C/JX 354672, killed


131st LCM Flotilla, accident

 HALLS, Matthew W, Stoker 1c, C/K 66055, DOWS



Bann, accident

 BROWN, William, Able Seaman, D/JX 169407, DOI


Ennerdale, RFA, bombed off Sicily

 BEED, George T, Chief Engineer Officer, RFA, killed, buried in Syracuse Cemetery (thanks to Chris White)


Eskimo, bombing

 HARRIS, Alfred E, Able Seaman, C/JX 279977, DOW

 WADE, Francis G, Stoker 1c, RFR, C/SS 125288, DOW


Exmoor, shore gunfire

 HILL, Albert E, Able Seaman, P/JX 171968, DOW


FAA, 808 Sqn, Battler, air crash

 MACDONALD, James N, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNZNVR, killed


FAA, 827 Sqn, Jackdaw, air crash

 DUNN, James M, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed

 EATON, Albert N, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNZNVR, MPK

 ROWE, Frank H F, Ty/Act/Petty Officer Airman, FAA/FX 115026, killed



 LOVE, John A, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 381955, killed


 AMEY, Dennis George, Leading Seaman, P/JX153608, aged 22, died, illness,  remains at Brighton (Woodvale) Borough Crematorium (courtesy his nephew Harry Amey)



15 July 1943



 TIMMS, Frederick J, Chief Petty Officer Telegraphist, P/J 73232, DOWS


BYMS.24, illness

 PEDEN, William, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 131700, died


Copra, Sicily

 WRIGHT, Daniel S, Act/Petty Officer Telegraphist, P/J 110165, DOW


Dundonald II

 BOWLER, Thomas A, Leading Telegraphist, P/SSX 31071, killed


Empire Lake, steamship

 ELSIGOOD, Thomas E, Lance Sergeant, RA, 847345, (4 Maritime Regt, RA, O/P), killed

 FLINT, John M, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P 562749 (SANF), (President III, O/P), MPK

 HOLLAND, Derek, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 397517, (President III, O/P), MPK

 ROBERTSON, George B, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 346277, (President III, O/P), MPK

 WILLIAMS, Kennedy S, Gunner, RA, 1509662, (4 Maritime Regt, RA, O/P), killed

 WORMALD, George, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 339850, (President III, O/P), MPK



 MCDIARMID, Henry, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 205461, died


FAA, 818 Sqn, Unicorn, fell from aircraft in flight

 LAWRANCE, James A F, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed



 HALLIDAY, James S, Petty Officer Air Fitter (O), FAA/FX 79871, killed


Hebe II, as POW

 MAY, Esrom, Act/Able Seaman, P/JX 194562, died


Royal Scotsman, explosion

 CARNOCHAN, Robert J, Lieutenant, RNR, killed



16 July 1943


2 Maritime Regt, RA

 MCALLISTER, Harry, Gunner, RA, 3652655, killed


Bjorkhaug, steamship

 SENIOR, Herbert, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 334420, (President III, O/P), MPK


Cleopatra (right - NavyPhotos), torpedoed

 ADCOCK, Victor C, Petty Officer, D/JX 135327, killed

 ALDRED, Leslie G, Stoker 1c, C/KX 95885, killed

 BARKER, Joseph, Stoker Petty Officer, P/KX 78691, killed

 BLAKEY, Arthur E, Ty/Act/Stoker Petty Officer, C/KX 92314, killed

 CLEMENTS, Alfred C, Stoker 1c, C/KX 134695, killed

 COLLINS, William A, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, C/SKX 348, killed

 CROWTHER, Cecil, Stoker 1c, C/KX 134691, killed

 CUMMINS, Martin, Engine Room Artificer 4c, C/MX 77363, killed

 DOWDEN, Leslie R, Stoker 1c, C/KX 136059, killed

 GOODWIN, Eric, Engine Room Artificer 4c, C/MX 77376, killed

 HOWARD, Edward J, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, C/KX 131915, killed

 JOCELYN, Robert S, Able Seaman, C/JX 151214, killed

 LARKINS, Richard A, Ty/Corporal, RM, CH/X 2150, MPK

 LOVICK, Richard H, Musician, RMB/X 779, killed

 MILTON, Arthur W R, Ty/Act/Stoker Petty Officer, C/KX 89018, killed

 MOLE, Albert A, Stoker 1c, C/KX 136079, killed

 MOUNTFORD, Cyril, Stoker 1c, C/KX 95636, killed

 NORWOOD, Peter W, Lieutenant (E), killed

 SHAW, Stanley L, Ty/Leading Stoker, C/KX 93257, killed

 SMITH, Hubert, Engine Room Artificer 5c, D/MX 75082, killed

 THOMAS, Windsor, Engine Room Artificer 4c, C/MX 77964, killed

 WALKER, Edward A, Chief Engine Room Artificer, C/MX 45654, killed

 WATSON, John A, Engine Room Artificer 4c, P/MX 78589, killed


Euryalus, illness

 FINN, Frederick S, Chief Petty Officer Telegraphist, C/J 115349, died


Indomitable, torpedoed

 BING, Dennis T J, Stoker 2c, P/KX 150493, killed

 BLACKBURN, Daniel, Stoker 1c, P/KX 146736, killed

 CHADWICK, James H, Stoker 2c, P/KX 156739, killed

 HENBREY, Harry, Stoker 1c, P/KX 130061, killed

 MANLEY, Reginald A, Stoker 1c, P/KX 109865, killed

 MYERS, Francis L, Act/Stoker Petty Officer, P/KX 78857, killed

 NOVELL, George C, Chief Petty Officer Stoker (Pens), P/K 55572, killed


MTB.57, surface action

 GEORGE, James A, Able Seaman, P/SSX 28995, killed


MTB.82, surface action

 STEEL, George R, Able Seaman, P/JX 296878, DOW



 MILMAN, Arthur L W, Stoker 2c, D/KX 158695, killed


Perth (RAN), as POW

 SCOTT, Mervyn J, Assistant Cook, S 5052 (RANR), died



 BOURHILL, William, Act/Leading Seaman, RNVR, P/ESD/X 1729, DOWS


President III, explosion Algiers

 EDWARDS, Reginald F, Ty/Act/Lieutenant, RNVR, killed

 FOOTE, Alfred G, Commander, Rtd, killed


RM HBL 3rd AA Regt, Sicily

 NEWBOLD, John, Ty/Act/Sergeant, RM, CH/X 103007, DOW


RN School Holbrook, illness

 CRESSY, William A, Chief Yeoman of Signals, C/208123, died



17 July 1943



 DAVIES, Thomas A, Act/Leading Airman, FAA/FX 96168, killed


FAA, 783 Sqn, Condor, air crash

 TUDGE, Richard, Act/Petty Officer (A), FAA/SR 8144, killed


MTB.313, surface action

 MCKIM, John B, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, killed


MTB.316, ship loss

 ADAMS, Richard B, Lieutenant, RNVR, killed

 BARTLETT, Bernard A T, Stoker 1c, P/KX 121805, MPK

 CHATTON, Charles, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 303354, MPK

 CLARK, Arthur G, Stoker 1c, C/KX 130405, MPK

 CLARK, Henry L, Ty/Petty Officer, C/SSX 13701, MPK

 CUMPER, Charles, Able Seaman, RNVR, C/TD/X 2143, MPK

 HULME, Joseph E, Able Seaman, P/JX 276656, MPK

 KING, Leonard M, Able Seaman, D/JX 288644, killed

 PAGE, Alfred H, Motor Mechanic, P/M 79987, MPK

 ROOKWOOD, John W, Telegraphist, D/JX 236003, MPK

 YEO, Michael T R, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, killed


Quebec, Invasion of Sicily, operation Husky

 LOCKWOOD-BUNCE, John A, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, killed


Queen Emma, bombing

 BALDOCK, Royce E L, Marine, CH/X 110848, killed

 DUNCAN, Charles K, Able Seaman, P/JX 274811, killed

 FISHER, John C, Ty/Act/Corporal, CH/X 103621, killed

 FORD, Francis O, Captain, RM, killed

 JOHNSON, Ronald, Marine, CH/X 109807, killed

 MAY, Joseph C, Marine, CH/X 110762, killed

 NUNN, Sidney D, Marine, CH/X 100025, DOW

 PEACH, Leonard, Able Seaman, P/JX 326882, killed

 PRYDE, Norman W, Ty/Act/Surgeon Lieutenant Commander, RNVR, killed

 ROSS, John, Marine, CH/X 110710, killed

 STIEBEL, John E, Captain, RM, killed

 WILKES, Daniel J, Ty/Act/Surgeon Lieutenant Commander, RNVR, killed

 WOOD, Alexander, Marine, CH/X 105330, killed


RM 40 Commando, Invasion of Sicily, operation Husky

 BISHOP, Arthur, Marine, PO/X 114618, killed

 FALLAS, Robert S, Lance Corporal, RM, PO/X 4043, killed

 THOMSON, Ian H, Marine, PO/X 112654, killed

 TURNER, Anthony J, Marine, PLY/X 109504, killed


RM 40 Commando

 WEBSTER, Thomas H, Marine, PO/X 3183, killed


Tumby, drowning

 FINLAY, William A, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 303791, DOWS



18 July 1943



 MEHAFFEY, Eliza J, Nursing Sister, QARNNSR, killed

  WAINWRIGHT, John H, Ty/Surgeon Lieutenant, RNVR, , RAF aircraft on passagekilled


Daedalus, as POW

 CHAMBERLAIN, Ralph, Air Fitter (A), FAA/FX 75654, died


Donnacona (RCN)

 POUPART, Joseph T P, Ordinary Seaman, V 55394 (RCNVR), died


Ferret, illness

 HUGHES, Charles J, Able Seaman, D/SSX 29844, died



 BALLARD, Leonard F, Act/Chief Motor Mechanic 4c, P/MX 125167, MPK

 BARDSLEY, Victor, Act/Chief Motor Mechanic 4c, P/MX 116826, MPK

 QUY, Arthur J W, Leading Motor Mechanic, P/MX 501468, MPK


LCA.125, explosion

 MILLER, George, Stoker 1c, D/KX 147554, DOW



 WILKINSON, Kenneth M, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 250377, killed



 FOWLE, Edmund G J, Stoker 2c, C/KX 122579, killed



 MOSELEY, Ernest R, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 396853, killed


ML.1303, drowning

 LEGGETT, Samuel E, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 167084, killed



 MILLER, George E, Stoker 1c, D/KX 147554, killed


RM 40 Commando, at Syracuse

 JONES, John, Marine, CH/X 2429, DOW


RM MNBDO, air raid bombing

 BOWES, Leslie, Ty/Lieutenant, RM, DOW

 OGDEN, Harry, Marine, PLY/X 102153, DOWS


Shrapnel, illness

 SEED, Harry, Ordinary Telegraphist, P/JX 403989, died


Sultan, as POW

 ROSSITER, Frederick C, Marine, PLY/X 100135, (ex-Prince of Wales), died



19 July 1943


FAA, 781 Sqn, Daedalus, air crash

 ARCHIBALD, Arthur H P, Act/Petty Officer Airman, 3171 (RNZN), killed


MTB.75, surface action

 HOWARD, Llewellyn, Able Seaman, P/JX 297770, killed

 MCCORMICK, Hugh, Able Seaman, D/JX 349826, killed


Perth (RAN), as POW Thailand

 COSTIN, Robert, Able Seaman, B 2339 (RANR), died


Perth (RAN), as POW Burma

 NELSON, Peter E, Telegraphist, S/V 70 (RANVR), died


RM 40 Commando, at Syracuse

 DOWSON, Harry, Marine, EX 5685, DOW


Sparrowhawk, illness

 BURROW, Henry H, Air Fitter (L), FAA/FX 77144, died


Sultan, as POW

 DUNCAN, Samuel G, Marine, PLY/X 3717, (ex-Repulse), died


Victory I, illness

 OLIVER, Raymond C J, Able Seaman, P/JX 329192, died



20 July 1943


Burrand (RCN)

 WATSON, Albert E, Chief Petty Officer, X 161 (RCN), killed


Erebus (right - CyberHeritage), bombing

 BROWN, Patrick A, Sergeant, RM, PO/X 928, killed

 DEAKIN, William C, Able Seaman, P/JX 276906, killed

 IRELAND, James H, Leading Seaman, P/JX 152930, killed

 LACEY, George L, Able Seaman, P/JX 196569, killed

 MCDONALD, Hector W, Act/Leading Seaman, RNVR, D/MDX 1405, killed

 VELLA, Emmanuel, Assistant Steward, E/LX 583768, killed


FAA, 770 Sqn, Jackdaw, air crash

 RAY, Herbert W, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed

 STRACHAN, George, Act/Leading Photographer, FAA/MX 93124, killed


Fort Pelly, steamship

 BAYLEY, Eric, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 253001, (President III, O/P), killed

 BLACK, Sidney N, Signalman, D/JX 173752, (Odyssey, O/P), MPK

 BRADBURY, Frederick, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 266991, (President III, O/P), killed

 BROWN, Sydney H, Able Seaman, T.124 X, (President III, O/P), killed

 HUTCHEON, Thomas, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 338770, (President III, O/P), killed

 HUTCHINSON, John H, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 334353, (President III, O/P), killed

 WRIGHT, Charles W, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 394141, (President III, O/P), killed


Hobart (RAN) (right - NavyPhotos/Mark Teadham), torpedoed

 BARON, Clifford, Able Seaman, S 3096 (RANR), killed

 BROWN, Robert E, Warrant Engineer, RAN, killed

 CALLABY, Ralph R R, Ty/Gunner (T), RAN, killed

 ELLIS, John S, Lieutenant (E), RAN, killed

 GASKELL, John M, Surgeon Lieutenant, RANR, killed

 JOHNSON, Hugh M, Act/Paymaster Commander, RAN, killed

 KING, Edmond K, Ordnance Artificer, PM 3743 (RANR), killed

 LATHAM, Frederick G, Able Seaman, 23951 (RAN), killed

 MINORGAN, Ronald M, Steward, F 3622 (RANR), killed

 PARKIN, Griffiths C, Sub Lieutenant, RANVR, killed

 PHILLIPS, Albert E, Able Seaman, S 5733 (RANR), killed

 SADICK, Gordon P, Lieutenant (jg), USN, killed

 SMITH, Alban C S, Able Seaman, H 1229 (RANR), killed

 TYRRELL, John G, Gunner, RAN, killed


Kipanga, road accident

 HILL, Alfred W, Air Mechanic (O) 1c, FAA/SFX 1287, killed



 LOWRIE, Robert, 2nd Hand, RNPS, LT/JX 174428, killed


Nubian, bombing

 COOK, Robert R, Able Seaman, C/JX 238616, killed

 CRIPPS, Jack S, Leading Steward, P/LX 29039, killed

 GREEN, Harry A, Able Seaman, P/JX 298912, killed

 HOLLOWAY, William K, Able Seaman, P/JX 181310, killed


RM 7th Battalion MNBDO II, Invasion of Sicily, operation Husky

 ANDERSON, Stanley L R, Ty/Act/Corporal, RM, CH/X 103905, killed

 ARMSTRONG, Thomas W, Act/Captain, RM, killed

 BUTCHER, Walter L, Marine, CH/X 103961, killed

 CLAYDON, William C, Marine, PO/X 112143, killed

 COLE, Michael A, Lieutenant, RM, killed

 DUNN, Joseph J, Marine, CH/X 106399, died

 EVANS, Albert E, Marine, PO/X 105233, killed

 GRIFFITHS, Eric, Marine, PLY/X 105218, killed

 HEFFORD, Frank, Marine, PLY/X 107700, killed

 HUETSON, Francis A, Marine, PO/X 112047, killed

 JONES, Joseph, Marine, PLY/X 103524, killed

 SAMSON, Dan, Marine, PLY/X 104609, killed

 SAUNDERS, Joseph, Marine, PLY/X 107672, killed at Palato


RM Sicily

 WHEARITY, Joseph J, Marine, CH/X 106399, (served as Joseph J Dunn), killed


Saunders, illness

 DEACON, Alfred, Act/Able Seaman, P/JX 273229, died


Stalker, aircraft accident

 ANCIL, Conroy H, Lieutenant (A), killed



21 July 1943


Armilla, steamship, burns

 JONES, Thomas, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 284293, DOWS

 OWEN, John, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 338135, (President III, O/P), DOWS


City of Newcastle, steamship

 HAWKINS, Percival W, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 253101, (President III, O/P), DOWS


Empire Florizel, steamship

 LAMOND, William, Gunner, RA, 6214986, (2 Maritime Regt, RA, O/P), killed

 MCNELIS, John, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 443124, (President III, O/P), MPK

 MURDOCH, James P, Gunner, RA, 3196147, (2 Maritime Regt, RA, O/P), killed

 RIDDELL, Andrew, Gunner, RA, 3194740, (2 Maritime Regt, RA, O/P), killed


FAA, 1831 Sqn, Saker, air crash

 LOVELY, Derek C N, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


Linosia, drowning

 BUTTERFIELD, Stanley, Steward, P/LX 26928, died



 BARWICK, Charles, Act/Cook, NAP R 284768, died



 ARNOLD, Arthur A, Able Seaman, P/JX 139711, DOWS


President III, illness

 BENNETT, Daniel, Ty/Act/Petty Officer (DEMS), C/JX 225272, DOWS


Quantock, gun accident

 HICKMAN, Francis, Able Seaman, D/JX 288413, killed

 WILKINSON, Robert J W, Able Seaman (Pens), P/J 74286, killed


RM 3rd Heavy AA Regt, Invasion of Sicily, operation Husky

 ABBOTT, John W T, Marine, PLY/X 102195, killed

 BRASS, Albert E, Marine, PLY/X 107782, killed

 HATTON, Joseph J, Marine, CH/X 103216, killed

 HODGES, Sydney A, Marine, CH/X 103226, killed

 MACDONALD, Donald J, Marine, CH/X 102132, killed

 NIBLETT, Charles H, Marine, PLY/X 103027, killed


Sultan, as POW

 GIFFIN, George A, Stoker 1c, P/KX 110177, DOWS


The Pas (RCN)

 DRAPER, Herbert L, Petty Officer, 3261 (RCN), killed

 FARNSWORTH, James G, Petty Officer, A 1743 (RCNR), killed

 PATTERSON, Robert D M, Engine Room Artificer, V 37614 (RCNVR), killed



22 July 1943


Europa, illness

 HARRIS, Fred S, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 155324, died


FAA, 772 Sqn, Landrail, air crash

 BUCHANAN, Alexander J A, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed

 SMITH, Henry W, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed (headstone, right. Died aged 21, buried in Camberwell, South London. With thanks to  Michael Fitz-Gerald. Not related, Michael was visiting his own family's plot)


Lonsdale (RAN), illness

 RENDALL, Jack W, Able Seaman, PM 2376 (RANR), died


Pembroke, illness

 CROUCHER, Frederick C, Able Seaman, C/SSX 35641, (ex-Sussex), DOWS


Revenge, illness

 BROOKER, James F B, Able Seaman, P/J 103555, died


RM MNBDO, Sicily

 NATHAN, Samuel M, Marine, CH/X 106559, DOW


Swale, illness

 HAYTON, William B, Engine Room Artificer 4c, P/FX 92526, killed



23 July 1943


Alcides, steamship

 DUNMORE, Ralph O, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 249216, (President III, O/P), MPK

 MCCALL, Thomas C, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 289433, (President III, O/P), MPK

 SHANNON, Edward O, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 314786, (President III, O/P), MPK



 CLAYTON, Jack, Act/Petty Officer, D/JX 159876, DOWS



 HARDING, James W H, Able Seaman, P/JX 298567, killed


MTB.75, surface action

 BROCKSOM, Kenneth, Telegraphist, C/JX 259564, DOW



 POYNER, Charles H A, Able Seaman, P/JX 324572, killed


Newfoundland, torpedoed

 PRITCHARD, Edward J, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 362587, MPK


President III

 GARDINER, Robert H, Act/Able Seaman, P/JX 234963, died


RM 11th Battalion MNBDO I, at Colombo, Ceylon (Sri Lanka)

 HALL, Frederick A, Ty/Corporal, RM, EX/4842, killed


RM ex-Division, natural causes at Colombo, Ceylon (Sri Lanka)

  JOHNSON, Arthur J, Lance Corporal, RM, EX/2478, died


RM HBL 3rd Heavy AA Regt, Invasion of Sicily, operation Husky

 BARR, Leslie, Marine, PO/X 112286, DOW

 STANLEY, Albert E, Marine, PO/X 103413, DOW

 WOOD, William J M, Marine, EX/5353, DOW


RM MNBDO II, Invasion of Sicily, operation Husky

 DAVIES, Albert E C, Marine, PLY/X 102973, killed


24 July 1943


6 Maritime Regt, RA

 LEACH, Leonard A, Gunner, RA, 6297100, killed



 BRONSKI, Matthew, Fireman, NAP R/198409, MPK


FAA, 1833 Sqn, Saker, air crash

 BODDINGTON, Kenneth L, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


LCT.3, accident

 ALLEN, Robert W, Act/Motor Mechanic 4c, P/MX 78357, killed


Perth (RAN), as POW

 LUND, Arthur E, Ordinary Seaman, F 3396 (RANR), died


RM 40 Commando, Invasion of Sicily, operation Husky

 BROWN, Stephen T F, Marine, PLY/X 111140, DOW at Bne, Algeria


Saker, air crash

 INGOUVILLE, Richard G, Ty/Act/Leading Airman, FAA/FX 112068, killed



 RAMSDEN, Kenneth, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 348377, died


Seadog, accident

 GEDDES, Alexander, Able Seaman, P/JX 234427, DOWS


Sultan, as POW

 GLOVER, William C, Able Seaman, D/J 88112, died


Wayland, illness

 TARRANT, Arthur, Stoker 1c, D/KX 103593, died



25 July 1943


MTB.223, surface action

 JONES, Richard H, Ty/Midshipman, RNVR, killed

 PADDICK, Cyril M, Able Seaman, P/JX 325098, killed


MTB.75, surface action

 KIRBY, Frederick H, Ty/Petty Officer, C/JX 158206, DOW


Royal Canadian Navy Volunteer Reserve

 MCMAHON, Joseph O L, Assistant Cook (O), V 50252 (RCNVR), killed


Sultan, as POW

 TWEEDALE, Allan, Telegraphist, P/JX 252040, died



26 July 1943



 DAVIES, John V, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 286463, road accident, killed

 REID, Joseph, Engineman, RNR (PS), LT/2026 V, killed


Erbus, bombing

 SUTTON, Raymond S H, Marine, PO/X 12971, DOW


Exeter, as POW

 MOUNTSTEVENS, William H, Stoker 1c, D/K 55610, died


Fishpool, steamship

 WATSON, Matthew, Act/Leading Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 229934, (President III, O/P), MPK


Mercury, illness

 BENDALL, Margaret E, WRNS Writer, N/WRNS 35529, died


Penguin, illness

 HILLS, George M, Lieutenant, Rtd, died



27 July 1943


2 Maritime Regt, RA

 FORD, Sydney J, Lance Bombardier, RA, 2080181, killed


Dalhousie (RIN)

 MATHEW, K (initial only) O, Ordinary Seaman, 13903 (RIN), died


FAA, 846 Sqn, Ravager, air crash

 TROTMAN, Edgar T, Ty/Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


FAA, 894 Sqn, Illustrious, air crash

 FORBES, Robert W D, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNZNVR, MPK



 LARKMAN, James W, Stoker 1c, C/KX 105318, killed


LCT.108, bombing

 BAILEY, Harry, Able Seaman, D/JX 214930, killed

 GARDNER, Allan C, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, killed

 HUGHES, John C H, Signalman, D/JX 340630, killed

 MCIVOR, James D, Able Seaman, C/JX 352742, killed

 MOSS, John W, Wireman, D/MX 102661, killed

 RUSSELL, Frederick J, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 319459, killed

 SMITH, Frederick W, Able Seaman, D/JX 362229, killed


LCT.353, ship loss

 HILLS, David, Able Seaman, C/JX 128118, killed


RM 4th AA Regt,

 CHEETHAM, James, Ty/Act/Corporal, RM, PO/X 103439, killed

 GEMMELL, James M, Marine, PO/X 105798, killed at Augusta


RM 7th Battalion, accident

 WATTERSON, Norman, Marine, PLY/X 107688, DOWS


RM MNBDO II, at Augusta

 BELLWOOD, Noel P, Marine, PO/X 103455, killed


SGB.6 (Grey Shark), steam gun boat, damaged in surface action

 COOPER, William H, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 352234, killed

 GLOVER, Arthur E, Able Seaman, P/JX 162051, killed

 GRAY, George, Able Seaman, P/SSX 17209, killed

 KIRBY, Leonard R, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 430433, killed

 O'DONNELL, Bernard G, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 306767, killed

 SAMUEL, Alan J, Ordinary Seaman, D/JX 345313, killed

 TOMKINSON, Frank J, Ty/Act/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, killed


St Angelo, illness

 SPENCE, John, Telegraphist, D/JX 233881, died



28 July 1943


Cabot, drowning

 WINDLER, Richard, Canteen Assistant, C/NX 2340, died


Calliope, accident

 ROBERTSON, James, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 241461, killed



 WHITBY, Fred, Able Seaman, D/JX 348639, killed


Cormorant II, illness

 HILLYARD, Denis E, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, died



 BUDDO, John, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 222370, killed


MGB.611, surface action

 BLACK, Norman, Able Seaman, P/JX 324786, killed


MTB.345, Norwegian motor torpedo boat, ship loss (click here for 6 Norwegian casualties)

 HULL, Rennie, Leading Telegraphist, P/JX 155686, MPK



 MAYDWELL, Herbert J, Signalman, P/JX 233672, DOWS


Strathmore, steamship, lost overboard

 ANDERSON, William C, Able Seaman, C/JX 166369, killed


Torrens (RAN), illness

 HODGSON, George H, Lieutenant, RANR, died



29 July 1943


Cornish City, steamship

 CUTLER, Robert E, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), C/JX 391837, (President III, O/P), MPK

 HAIGH, Charles A, Gunner, RA, 11424819, (6 Maritime Regt, RA, O/P), killed

 JONES, Cyril J, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 314410, (President III, O/P), MPK

 MARSH, Frederick G, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 229933, (President III, O/P), MPK

 OWEN, James, Lance Bombardier, RA, 6148848, (6 Maritime Regt, RA, O/P), killed



 BEER, Charles J, Act/Leading Seaman, P/JX 282877, killed

 HALE, George W, Able Seaman, P/JX 370869, killed

 RAYMENT, William H, Petty Officer, RNVR, D/BD/X 784, killed


Excellent II

 HALL, George W, Able Seaman, P/JX 370869, killed

 MORGAN, Sidney, Able Seaman, P/JX 252993, killed

 PENNINGTON, Bertram C, Marine, PO/X 112489, killed


FAA, 881 Sqn, Unicorn, air crash

 PILLING, Joseph B, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


Sultan, as POW

 BUCKLE, Victor, Corporal, RM, PLY/X 2099, (ex-Repulse), died


Woolwich, road accident

 WILES, Arthur W, Stoker 1c, C/K 57685, killed



30 July 1943


Armilla Fire, steamship

 PRATT, Alexander, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), D/JX 268016, DOW


Chrysolite, drowning

 SMITH, George A S, Ty/Skipper, RNR, killed


Eskimo, bombing

 HALL, Thomas J, Petty Officer Steward, C/LX 26197, DOW


Pembroke, illness

 COOPER, John H, Able Seaman, C/217898, died


Proserpine, illness

 HOOKWAY, Robert M J, Stoker 1c, D/K 57967, died


Victory IV

 THYER, Gerald R, Supply Assistant, P/MX 121302, MPK



31 July 1943


British Zeal, steamship, illness

 BAILEY, Harry, Act/Able Seaman (DEMS), P/JX 265860, died


Drake, illness

 TRUSCOTT, Robert J B, Commissioned Engineer, died


Mantis, drowning

 JACKSON, Juluis L, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, died


Moti (RIN)

 GUY, John, Lieutenant (E), RINVR, died


Pembroke, illness

 DAVIES, Bursell S, Motor Mechanic, C/MX 502514, died


Pembroke I

 WHITE, William, Able Seaman, C/JX 170839, died


Perth (RAN), as POW

 WOODHEAD, John A McD, Stoker 2c, W 2094 (RANR), died


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