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Casualty Lists of the Royal Navy and Dominion Navies, 1945-present
Researched & compiled by Don Kindell

JANUARY-APRIL 1946 -  in date, ship/unit & name order

Harbour service vessel, Alianora N.41 (NP/Mark Teadham, click to enlarge)

on to May 1946



(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) More information may be found in the Name Lists




Tuesday, 1 January 1946


Alatna (RAN), ship loss

 DODGSON, Raymond G, Ordinary Seaman, PA 5012 (RANR), MPK



 BUCKENHAM, Ivan V, Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, died


Elm, illness

 HUTCHINSON, Robert, Ordinary Signalman, RNPS, LT/JX 297021, died


Eminent, accident

 WILKINSON, Ralph T, Able Seaman, 1014385 NAP, died in Howe


Formidable, illness

 MILLS, George H, Marine, PO/X 118377, died


Golden Hind, illness

 SIMPSON, Arthur, Lieutenant, RNVR, died



 HILL, Donald W, Steward, D/LX 672062, DOWS


LCQ.383, rail accident

 JOHNSON, George J, Able Seaman, C/JX 377489, died


Malayan RNVR

 RAHMAN, Bin S M, Able Seaman, SE/X 649 (Malayan RNVR), MPK


RM Police

 WHITFIELD, R (initial only), Constable, RMP/X 144, died



 WARD, Gordon T, Ty/Act/Corporal, RM, PLY/X 112430, DOWS


Vernon, illness

 FEATHERSTON, Spencer L, Chief Petty Officer, P/J 102990, died



Wednesday, 2 January 1946


Ceylon RNVR

 DEVASIGAMANI, Peramanathan, Cook, M 186 (Ceylon RNVR), died



 PARDOE, Edward, Stoker 2c, C/K 58174, died


Dalhousie (RIN)

 MUHAMMAD, Bawa, Petty Officer, 385 (RIN), died


Golden Hind, road accident

 CHURCHOUSE, Geoffrey K, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, died


NCS(L).93 (type of vessel not known), illness

 BOWLES, Edward T, Skipper Lieutenant, RNR, died


Royal Navy

 STEVENS, Archibald J, Chief Stoker, P/K 64416, died


St Vincent

 CURTIS, Henry, Chief Petty Officer, P/M 71, died


Unicorn (RCN)

 SKINNER, Edwin A, Petty Officer, V/51709 (RCNVR), died



Thursday, 3 January 1946


Bermuda, illness

 TATE, Donald H, Leading Stoker, D/KX 163760, died


President III, train accident

 WILKINSON, Walter, Able Seaman, C/JX 558937, died


Royal Edmund II,

 VERMOOTE, Fernand, Ordinary Seaman, D/SB/JX 837 (Dutch national), died



Friday, 4 January 1946



 BURNELL, Ernest F, Petty Officer, D/JX 152592, MPK



 CAIN, James, Signalman, C/JX 166335, died


FAA, 1790 Sqn Implacable, fell from aircraft

 OXLEY, John R, Ty/Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed



 BARNETT, Peter O, Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK



 MCLARRY, Daniel, Stoker 2c, P/KX 95791, died


Pembroke, illness

 STOCKTON, Leslie, Able Seaman, C/JX 374490, died


Pembroke III, illness

 SHOOTER, Jean M, WRNS, N/WRNS 5165, died



 MILLARD, Harry E, Able Seaman, C/J 42099, died



Saturday, 5 January 1946


Donnacona (RCN)

 MARQUIS, John M, Chief Stoker, A/795 (RCNR), died


Pembroke, train accident

 BOOTH, Edwin, Coder, CJX 50931, DOWS

 CARR, Henry, Joiner 3c, C/MX 76416, DOWS

 FISH, Leslie W, Act/Able Seaman, C/JX 378993, DOWS

 HERKESS, Frederick F, Able Seaman, C/JX 352967, DOWS

 MCCANN, Dennis, Cook (S), C/MX 122107, DOWS


Victory, illness

 CHARNOCK, Michael, Stoker 1c, P/KX 158972, died



Sunday, 6 January 1946



 MCCULLOUGH, James B, Able Seaman, C/JX 549605, DOWS



Monday, 7 January 1946


RN Naval Party 2482

 ROBINSON, Ronald C, Petty Officer Motor Mechanic, P/MX 674900 (Sultan), DOWS



 PORTER, Henry A, Petty Officer, D/JX 129623, died


Pembroke, illness

 MOORE, Harold A, Able Seaman, C/JX 640864, died



Tuesday, 8 January 1946



 SCOTT, John M, Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, died


Daedalus, illness

 WILLIAMS, William A, Air Mechanic (L) 1c, L/FX 105062, died


Highflyer, illness

 SYED, Ahmed, Lascar, 61501 (RIN), died


India (RIN)

 JAINU, Lad-Ud-Din, Yeoman of Signals, 3375 (RIN), died


Pembroke, illness

 AYLETT, Sidney C, Chief Petty Officer, C/J 40410, died


RN (Malay Section)

 JANTAN, Bin Y'A, Able Seaman, MN 13 (Malay Section), MPK



Wednesday, 9 January 1946


Drake, illness

 THOMPSON, George R, Lieutenant Commander, died


Europa, illness

 MACARTHUR, Robert, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 529329, died



 MARTIN, Edward S B, Chief Petty Officer, P/J 99102, died


Highflyer, illness

 SINGHO, Madol L D, Steward, G/LCX 1640, died


RM Portsmouth Division

 EDWARDS, Harold J, Marine, PO/21624, died


Yeoman, illness

 BROWNE, Charles C, Chief Petty Officer Telegraphist, C/J 2104, died



Thursday, 10 January 1946


Akbar (RIN)

 GOVEAS, M (initial only), Ordinary Seaman, 24274 (RIN), died


Cauvery (RIN)

 RAM, Prashad S, Stoker 1c, 24091 (RIN), died


Golden Hind, illness

 PAGE, Cyril E, Canteen Manager, C/NX 310, died



 CLARKE, John A A, Able Seaman, C/JX 133718, died


Prince of Wales

 LEES, George, Leading Seaman, D/JX 152123, died (presumably after captivity)



 REES, David M, Able Seaman, P/JX 219796, DOWS



Friday, 11 January 1946


FAA, 738 Sqn, Nightjar, road accident

 CHARNLEY, Ralph, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed



Saturday, 12 January 1946


Bermuda, illness

 ELSEY, William O, Canteen Assistant, C/NX 979, died



 GARRETT, Frederick C, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 541185, MPK



 JANTAN, Bin M, Able Seaman, (Malayan RNVR), died



 MITCHELL, James N, Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK


Royal Navy

 SHAW, Cecil B, Commander, died



Sunday, 13 January 1946


FAA, 837 Sqn, Glory, drowning

 DOOLEY, Albert C, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, died



 PRICE, Stanley, Stoker 1c, P/KX 736590, DOWS


Ness, drowning

 ELMES, Edwin T, Able Seaman, C/JX 546910, MPK

 SPELLER, Ashton F, Able Seaman, P/JX 523705, died


RM Portsmouth Division

 SKINNER, Robert M, Marine, PO/X 120147, died


Royal Navy

 DANN, William, Able Seaman, D/JX 293313, died



Monday, 14 January 1946



 TERNENT, Manfred R, Steward, C/LX 22106, DOWS


Golden Hind

 STEVENS, Donald, Writer, P/MX 502714, DOWS



 SANCTO, Norman K, Engine Room Artificer 4c, P/MX 502714, DOWS



 JONES, Barrie, Engine Room Artificer 4c, D/MX 508696, DOWS


Royal Navy

 LENNON, Hugh, Signalman, C/JX 615860, died



 MARR, Norris B G, Leading Seaman, C/J 81515, died



Tuesday, 15 January 1946



 CLINGO, Reginald W, Stoker 1c, C/KX 129545, died


Burma RNVR

 KYAW, Thein, Sub Lieutenant, Burma RNVR, MPK

 MAUNG, Mg, Petty Officer, 747 (Burma RNVR), MPK

 OHN, Shein, Sub Lieutenant, Burma RNVR, MPK



 TURNER, Stanley C, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, killed



 WAINWRIGHT, Samuel, Ordinary Telegraphist, D/JX 259148, died


Hooghly (RIN)

 HARI, Das, Topass, 34902 (RIN), died


RM 3 Commando Brigade

 NUTT, John H, Ty/Lieutenant, RM, killed


Royal Indian Navy Volunteer Reserve, in France

 MARRIOTT, Peter, Lieutenant, RINVR, died


Stadacona (RCN)

 MCPHEE, John J, Supply Assistant, V/49993 (RCNVR), died



 MONEY, George B, Chief Petty Officer, C/307009, died



 TOBIAS, Robert T, Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed



Wednesday, 16 January 1946


Arunta (RAN), accident

 WARD, John B, Ordinary Seaman, PA 4610 (RANR), killed



 GOODMAN, Ronald C, Stoker 1c, D/KX 153440, DOWS


RCL.825 (as recorded, type of vessel not known, possibly ramped landing craft), accident

 ISMAIL, Ahmed, Lascar, 44478 (NAP, Highflyer), killed



 BARKER, Andrew, Ty/Petty Officer Air Mechanic (A), FAA/FX 75766, DOWS



 BURNS, Joseph, Stoker 1c, C/KX 144990, DOWS



Thursday, 17 January 1946



 DURANT, John T E, Able Seaman, C/JX 544739, MPK


Boscawen, illness

 ELLIS, Marjorie E, Leading WRNS, 82342 (WRNS), died


Goede Hoop (SANF)

 ZIMIRY, W (initial only), Able Seaman, CN/584422 V (SANF), died


LST.3518, illness

 DAVY, Derek D, Electrical Artificer 4c, D/MX 608537, died


Ontario (RCN)

 SANDERSON, George F, Sick Berth Petty Officer, V/34475 (RCNVR), died


Orlando, illness

 SMITH, Andrew, Chief Mechanician, P/K 66199, died



 MOORBY, Vernon, Sick Berth Attendant, P/SMX 434, died


President III, illness

 HODGSON, George, Able Seaman, P/JX 393606 (ex-SS Silver Streak), died


RM on Home Based Ledger, illness

 GLOVER, Walter W, Major, RM, died, buried at Hemel Hempstead, his home town


Royal Navy

 ARNOLD, Thomas, Engineer Commander, died


Wildfire III, illness

 WILCOX, Lewis G, Shipwright 1c, C/MX 46467, died



Friday, 18 January 1946


Anderson, illness

 GOLDIE, Frederick A, Telegraphist, C/JX 616417, died


Cleopatra (right - NavyPhotos), explosion

 BASSETT, Stanley J H, Stoker 1c, P/KX 153327, DOW

 HARVEY, Brian S, Act/Lieutenant Commander (E), MPK

 ROWBOTTOM, Bernard, Stoker 1c, P/KX 725671, killed

 RUSSELL, William T, Mechanician 1c, P/KX 84733, killed


MMS.1048, accident

 IRVINE, James B, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 281329, died



 RAMSDEN, Henry W, Able Seaman, P/JX 624786, DOWS



 SIME, Frank B, Lieutenant, RNVR, died


RCL.825 (as recorded, type of vessel not known, possibly ramped landing craft), accident

 AHMED, Fazal, Chief Petty Officer, T 124 X 42943, died


RM Portsmouth Division, road accident

 FUTCHER, Ralph, Marine, PO/X 120214, died



Saturday, 19 January 1946



 COLE, Margaret R, 3rd Officer, WRNS, MPK


Captor II (RCN)

 RUTT, George A E, Signalman, X/2151 (RCN), died



 DAVIDSON, Roderick, Act/Able Seaman, P/JX 429253, DOWS


Lanka, illness

 WILBERT-SINGNO, Lama H, Assistant Steward, G/LCX 1522, died


Royal Naval Reserve

 WHITELAW, James W H, Skipper, RNR, died



Sunday, 20 January 1946


Afrikander, illness

 BURNETT, George C C, Commissioned Telegraphist, died


Drake, illness (ex-Nairana), DAMPNEY, Leslie D, Lieutenant, RNVR, died


RM Detachment 400

 WARR, Bernard H, Marine, PO/X 118672, DOWS


RM 45 Commando, road accident

 WILSON, Sidney W, Marine, CH/X 110612, DOWS


RM Portsmouth Division

 MILNER, Thomas J, Marine, PO/X 107101, died


St Angelo, illness

 FARRINGTON, Joseph, Able Seaman, D/JX 650399, died



Monday, 21 January 1946


Beaver, illness

 GODSALL, William C G, Chief Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 101733, died


RM Chatham Division, illness

 RIGSBY, Enslin E A, Lieutenant Quartermaster, RM, died

 STRINGER, Joseph H, Marine, CH/23439, died


RM Party 450, illness

 POWELL, James B, Marine, RME 17651, died


RM Portsmouth Division

 LINDSAY, Thomas A, Marine, PO/X 108692, died


Royal Navy

 WOOLHOUSE, William F C, Chief Petty Officer, P/225260, died


Royal Oak

 KIERNAN, Francis J, Stoker 1c, D/KX 89844, died (presumably from long-term injuries)


Victory, accident

 HARTLAND, Douglas, Petty Officer, D/JX 156779, killed



Tuesday, 22 January 1946


Cochrane, accident

 RIPPON, Ernest L, Stoker 1c, P/KX 663658, died


FAA, 837 Sqn, Glory, air crash

 SANDERSON, Peter A D, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, DOI


LCT(R).334, ex-LCT.334, drowning

 GRAY, George M, Wireman, D/MX 574796, died


Malayan RNVR

 MAT, Haris B L, Leading Seaman, SE/X 460 (Malayan RNVR), MPK


Royal Navy

 CORNISH, William H, Stoker 1c, C/KX 75355, died



 MATTHEWS, Cecil W, Leading Stoker, C/KX 89456, died



Wednesday, 23 January 1946


Daedalus, illness

 WILLIAMS, Leslie T, Air Mechanic (A) 2c, L/FX 773210, died


Inconstant, illness

 HARPER, Gerald, Stoker 2c, D/KX 524624, died


Lanka, illness

 HERRING, Arthur W, Petty Officer Stores, P/MX 609421, died


Quiberon (RAN), drowning

 LOCKWOOD, Albert D, Leading Stoker, S 5691 (RANR), died


Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve

 WILLIS, William J, Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, died



Thursday, 24 January 1946


Burma RNVR

 KYAW, Thaung, Leading Stoker, 1381 (Burma RNVR), MPK


Chiddingfold, illness

 BUCKIE, William J, Canteen Assistant, C/NX 718802, DOWS


Pegasus, illness

 DE CORT, Frederick R, Leading Seaman, P/JX 297466, died


Royal Naval Patrol Service

 BRYDEN, James P, Able Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 281057, died


Shivaji (RIN)

 MAULA, Bakhsh, Chief Stoker, 2481 (RIN), died


Victory, illness

 BATES, George W, Able Seaman, P/JX 275005, died



Friday, 25 January 1946


FAA, 799 Sqn, Daedalus, air crash

 ALWOOD, Eric T, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed

 HOLDEN, Colin J, Chief Petty Officer Airman, L/FX 91855, killed


RM Portsmouth Division, road accident

 POVEY, Richard S, Marine, PO/X 109896, died


Royal Naval Patrol Service

 PIRIE, James I, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 102484, died



 SIMMONS, William E, Leading Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 164729, died


Stadacona (RCN)

 VERGE, Howard G, Skipper Lieutenant, RCNR, died



 REYNOLDS, Thomas H, Able Seaman, P/JX 626526, DOWS



Saturday, 26 January 1946



 GIBBS, Charles W R, Petty Officer Stoker, D/K 56089, died


Royal Albert

 DUNKLEY, John W, Marine, PO/X 107131, died


Royal Navy

 HARTLAND, Arthur G, Petty Officer, C/JX 12604, died

 MILLETT, William P I, Air Apprentice, L/FX 78600, died


Royal Naval Reserve

 LEA, Douglas, Lieutenant, RNR, died


Vengeance, drowning

 OWEN, Vernon S, Able Seaman, D/JX 347765, died



Sunday, 27 January 1946


Ashanti, illness

 HENDERSON, Lloyd W, Leading Stores Assistant, C/MX 95377, died



Monday, 28 January 1946


Cheviot, drowning

 HILL, Dennis K, Stoker 1c, P/KX 678503, DOWS

 MITCHELL, Jeffrey, Leading Radio Mechanic, P/MX 727841, DOWS



 WILLEY, Arnold, Leading Photographer, L/MX 93152, died



 SALTER, Lawson A McG, Marine, PO/X 121652, MPK


Pembroke, illness

 DOBSON, Edward T, Chief Petty Officer, C/205491, died



 JONES, John L, Able Seaman, Cable Ship Personnel, died



 ROGERS, Thomas R, Act/Able Seaman, P/JX 633285, DOWS



Tuesday, 29 January 1946


Foliot III, illness

 WRIGHT, Charles R, Leading Stoker, D/KX 157402, died



 MURPHY, William, Act/Able Seaman, C/JX 546733, DOWS


Loch Eck, road accident

 O'DONNELL, Malcolm S, Able Seaman, P/JX 708945, died



Wednesday, 30 January 1946


Akbar (RIN)

 BARLA, Christ A, Ordinary Seaman, 36767 (RIN), died


FAA, 759 Sqn, Heron, air crash

 ECCLES, Frank C, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


RM Plymouth Division, illness

 HAYTON, James C, Marine, PLY/X 103121, died



 CARRINGTON, Robert J, Petty Officer Motor Mechanic, P/MX 125539, DOWS


Victory, illness

 NICHOLAS, Desmond V G, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, (ex-BYMS.2279), died



Thursday, 31 January 1946


Cheetah (RIN)

 GHULAM, Husain, Ordinary Seaman, 22255 (RIN), died


Gerusalemme, hospital ship, illness

 FREEMAN, Thomas H, Canteen Manager, C/NX 2542, died, buried in Kranji, Singapore



 GRIFFITHS, William J, Leading Stoker, P/KX 78422, died


President, illness

 WILD, Arthur, Engineer Captain, died



 BUTTERWORTH, Edmund M, Ty/Petty Officer Airman, FAA/FX 79950, killed



Friday, 1 February 1946



 PARRY, Nora, VAD, Grade 1 (Nurse or support), W/632597, died


Nelson, illness

 ADAMS, Eric F, Marine, PO/X 107560, died


Sultan II, illness

 LEE, Stanley T, Leading Radio Mechanic, P/MX 517462, died



 JENKINSON, Thomas O, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 121121, died



Saturday, 2 February 1946


Braganza, illness

 CARR, Ernest G F, Coder, D/JX 733998, died



 WILLIAMS, Thomas H, Stoker 1c, P/KX 93773, died



 COLBOURN, Harold A, Ty/Act/Sub Lieutenant (E), RNVR, killed


Royal Arthur

 BERRY, Stanley A N, Stoker 1c, C/JX 576950, DOWS


Royal Marines

 SIMON, Percy R, Major, RM, died


Royal Navy

 HICKS, George H R, Chief Engine Room Artificer, C/272087, died


Victory II

 RADFORD, John T, Stoker 1c, P/SS 122814, died



Sunday, 3 February 1946



 PETERSON, John E, Petty Officer, D/J 110349, died


Drake, illness

 REDDY, John, Able Seaman, D/JX 368844, died


RM Engineers, 1st Battalion, illness

 MANSON, David, Marine, RME 16377, died


Royal Navy

 BOULTON, Alfred E, Chief Petty Officer, P/J 31974, died



Monday, 4 February 1946


Dalhousie (RIN)

 MUHAMMAD, Hanif, Cook (S), 40921 (RIN), died


Drake I, illness

 LEE, Robert W, Able Seaman, D/JX 284200 (ex-Kenya), died



 STANLEY, George H, Able Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 258067, died


Royal Navy

 THOMPSON, John, Stoker 2c, P/KX 127385, died


St Angelo

 BALDWIN, Bertram D, Shipwright 4c, P/MX 637796, killed



Tuesday, 5 February 1946


Drake, illness

 DELANEY, James, Leading Stoker, D/KX 138234, died



 COX, Desmond V, Marine, PO/X 117044, DOWS


Mercury, illness

 GAMBLIN, George, Chief Petty Officer Telegraphist, C/J 111403, died


RN (Malay Section)

 HASAN, Bin Y, Leading Signalman, MN 548 (Malay Section), killed



 WHITE, Charles G, Petty Officer, R/JX 166889, died


Stadacona (RCN)

 COOK, Clifton D, Leading Seaman, 3289 (RCN), died



Wednesday, 6 February 1946


Dalhousie (RIN)

 MUHAMMAD, Ashraft, Chief Stoker, 2402 (RIN), died


Royal Navy

 PERRY, Reginald M J, Able Seaman, P/JX 584383, died



Thursday, 7 February 1946



 AMY, Adolphus, Lieutenant, RNVR, killed


FAA, 1831 Sqn Glory, air crash

 DUFFY, Philip J, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, MPK



 CROSS, John W, Steward, D/LX 568928, DOWS


Philomel (RNZN), illness

 BAILLIE, John, Able Seaman, 4687 (RNZN), died


RM Engineers, 2nd Battalion

 BURKE, George T, Marine, RME 14359, DOWS


Victory, illness

 RANKIN, George A, Stoker 1c, P/KX 696180, died



Friday, 8 February 1946


Bytown (RCN)

 JONES, George C, Vice Admiral, RCN, died



 DIPROSE, Frederick W, Petty Officer Steward, D/359779, died



 BERRY, Ernest, Ty/Leading Airman, FAA/JX 558666, MPK


Merganser, air crash

 JACOBS, Robert A, Lieutenant, RCN, DOI

 PHILLEY, James C, Sub Lieutenant, RCN, MPK


Rooke, illness

 MAHER, Michael A, Able Seaman, R/JX 604454, died


Wooloomooloo, RN Repair Base, Sydney, Australia, illness

 SHEPPARD, Ronald, Petty Officer, P/JX 139678, died



Saturday, 9 February 1946


Daedalus, illness

 DAWSON, Cecil V, Chief Engine Room Artificer 1c, P/MX 59861, died


Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve

 MCDUFF, James W A, Warrant Wardmaster, died



Sunday, 10 February 1946


Attack, illness

 PITCHER, Ernest J, Chief Petty Officer, P/227029, died



 PRESTON, Dennis, Act/Able Seaman, D/JX 568266, killed


Implacable, drowning

 WOODMORE, Denys W, Leading Canteen Assistant, C/NX 607615, killed


Swiftsure, illness

 ROSS, James E, Cook, C/MX 572870, died


Women's Royal Naval Service HQ, illness

 GOODENOUGH, Ethel M A, Superintendant, WRNS, died



Monday, 11 February 1946



 REYNOLDS, George G, Ty/Petty Officer Airman, FAA/FX 77304, killed

 SHARMAN, Lawrence B, Commander (E), killed


Condor, air crash

 WATSON, Aulay W, Lieutenant (E), killed


Daedalus II, misadventure, LAVINGTON, Arthur H, Lieutenant (A), killed


FAA, 806 Sqn, Daedalus, air crash

 CLARENCE, Robert B, Sub Lieutenant (A), killed


Royal Navy

 HANNAM, Ernest A, Stoker 1c, D/K 55376, died



Tuesday, 12 February 1946



 LAKEN, Frank D, Marine, CH/X 113603, killed


Royal Harold

 FRUSHER, George E, Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK


Royal Navy

 COPPIN, Albert L, Engine Room Artificer 4c, C/MX 97810, died


Victory IV, illness

 HARRIS, Dorothy E, Leading WRNS, 5043 (WRNS), died



Wednesday, 13 February 1946


Byrsa, road accident

 HOSKINS, Trevor D, Midshipman, RNVR, died


Royal Indian Navy

 JOHN, G (initial only), WRNS, W/29593 (RIN), died



Thursday, 14 February 1946


Braganza, illness

 RODRIQUES, Jecinto J, Leading Steward, G/LX 645447, died


Cheetah (RIN)

 LACHHMAN, Singh, Stoker 1c, 35776 (RIN), died


Gerusalemme, hospital ship, illness

 WILSON, George D, Engineer Commander, (ex-Swiftsure), died, buried at Kranji, Singapore



Friday, 15 February 1946


Aurora, accident

 WHITE, Nigel B M, Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, died


Dalhousie (RIN)

 IBRAHIM, Baba M, Wireman, 70736 (RIN), died


Donnacona (RCN)

 L'ABBE, Paul E, Lieutenant, RCNVR, died


Highflyer, accident

 MCMASTER, William, Petty Officer Rigger, C/JX 748975, died


RM Plymouth Division

 WEBBER, Horace J, Sergeant, RM, PLY/15913, died


RM Portsmouth Division, illness

 MORLEY, Kenneth P, Corporal, RM, PO/X 111472, died

 WATSON, Robert J, Marine, PO/X 4372, DOWS


Royal Alfred

 HOCKINGS, Frederick G, Marine, RME 17169, illness, DOWS


Royal Naval Reserve

 LAKE, Leonard, Lieutenant Skipper, RNR, died



Saturday, 16 February 1946



 WILLIS, Charles E, Petty Officer Stoker, D/K 55944, died


Daedalus III, illness

 EASON, Philip S, Air Mechanic (E) 1c, L/FX 105583, died


Drake, illness

 POOK, Trevor F, Able Seaman, D/JX 707256, died



 GERRARD, Joseph, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 530098, MPK


Pembroke, illness

 KIBBLE, Charles H, Stoker 1c, C/KX 54834, died


Royal Navy

 THURGOOD, Edward C, Able Seaman, C/J 5657, died


Victory, illness

 DUNNINGTON, Reginald G, Cook, P/MX 79778, died



Sunday, 17 February 1946



 ASHBY, Edward G, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 199073, died


Victory II, illness

 FINN, Percy D H, Leading Cook, P/MX 58210, died



Monday, 18 February 1946


Cumberland, illness

 BOTTING, Alfred G E, Writer, P/MX 107333, died


Dalhousie (RIN)

 HARIM, Rashid, Leading Cook, 17780 (RIN), died



 ISITT, Reginald G G, Electrical Artificer 1c, D/MX 47091, died


Duncansby Head

 ALDER, Sydney J, Steward, P/LX 22276, DOWS


FAA, 887 Sqn, Indefatigable, air crash

 HATTON, Ian G, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, MPK



 BROOKS, Harry T, Able Seaman, C/JX 353311, DOWS



 MULLOCK, Leslie P, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 154654, died


Hopetown, illness

 ATKINS, Leslie, Stoker 1c, D/KX 178992, died


RM Chatham Division

 HINTON, Frederick, Marine, CH/X 104611, died


Royal Naval Patrol Service

 BROWN, James, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 112188, died


Stag, illness

 EDWARDS, Lionel J, Commander, died



Tuesday, 19 February 1946


Discovery (RCN)

 BLAKEY, Cecil, Chief Stoker, 21174 (RCN), died


President, illness

 JOHNS, Percy L, Ty/Lieutenant, RNVR, died


Royal Navy

 HUMBLE, Edward, Stoker 1c, P/KX 98391, killed

 JONES, Noel F, Able Seaman, C/J 110434, died



 DAVIS, Walter J, Chief Joiner, P/MX 46070, died



Wednesday, 20 February 1946


Collingwood, illness

 HILL, Henry H, Leading Radio Mechanic, P/JX 615182, died


Onslow, illness

 HIGGINSON, Arthur, Stoker 1c, D/KX 156084, died



 MCEACHRAN, Duncan L, Commander, RNVR, died


South African Naval Force

 KEMERY, S (initial only) P, Leading Writer, 67275 (SANF), died



Thursday, 21 February 1946


Dalhousie (RIN)

 KRISHNAN, K (initial only), Leading Sick Berth Attendant, 14350 (RIN), died


Engineers Detachment No.13, illness

 SUDDERY, Alfred H, Stoker 1c, D/KX 159547, died


Feroze (RIN)

 COWELL, Peter G, Sub Lieutenant, RINVR, MPK


Stadacona (RCN)

 IRVINE, John M, Able Seaman, V/90288 (RCNVR), died


Travancore (RIN)

 VARKEY, K (initial only) S, Able Seaman, 15609 (RIN), died



Friday, 22 February 1946


Bahadur (RIN)

 BHATTACHARYA, B (initial only) G, Sick Berth Attendant, 21591 (RIN), died

 MUHAMMAD, Rafiq, Boy, 33493 (RIN), died


Chamak (RIN)

 MUHAMMAD, Sarwar, Able Seaman, 35304 (RIN), died


Fisher Boy

 WINNING, John A W, Chief Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 112683, died


Gambia, road accident

 REEVES, Francis C, Marine, CH/X 1114, killed


Himalaya (RIN)

 ISSAC, T (initial only) J, Able Seaman, 18398 (RIN), died

 MUHAMMAD, Husain, Able Seaman, 32202 (RIN), died


Hindustan (RIN)

 ALI, Muhammad, Ordinary Seaman, 9135 (RIN), died



 BRADLEY, John, Able Seaman, D/JX 566117, DOWS


RM Police

 HYLAND, Thomas J, Constable, RMP/484, died


RM Portsmouth Division

 BLAIR, Graham, Marine, PO/X 101233, died


Widemouth Bay, illness

 MITCHELL, Norman, Able Seaman, D/JX 563731, died



Saturday, 23 February 1946



 ROBINSON, Frederick, Able Seaman, P/J 92272, died


Burghead Bay, drowning

 DAVID, Anthony H, Ordnance Artificer 4c, P/MX 86419, MPK

 MOORE, Cyril E, Leading Seaman, P/JX 162229, MPK

 PURSER, Julian, Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK

 ROCHE, Robert E, Electrical Artificer 4c, P/MX 60678, MPK



 SMITH, Eric, Signalman, P/JX 617224, died



 KINGHAM, Derek E, Able Seaman, P/JX 668027, DOWS


Loch Moidart

 GARNER, John O, Chief Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 101865, died


LST.3003, road accident

 BURNS, John H, Able Seaman, C/JX 548123, killed


Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve

 WILL, James, Signalman, RNVR, P/ESD/X 1763, died


Urania, drowning

 WALKER, James A, Signalman, D/JX 34781, died



Sunday, 24 February 1946



 KNIGHT, Kenneth A, Signalman, P/JX 426275, DOWS



 HOWE, Frederick B, Chief Yeoman of Signals, P/J 2761, died


Queen (RCN)

 HODGSON, William, Electrical Artificer 4c, V/10356 (RCNVR), died


RM Portsmouth Division

 GIBBON, William E, Corporal, RM, PO/X 247, died


Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve

 FOSTER, Thomas, Able Seaman, RNVR, C/TD/X 1904, died


Royal Navy

 RICHARDS, Harold, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 258857, died


Talwar (RIN)

 GEORGE, N (initial only), Ordinary Telegraphist, 29793 (RIN), died



Monday, 25 February 1946



 BARBER, Benjamin W R, Sub Lieutenant, SANF, died


Europa, illness

 MCMILLAN, John A, Leading Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 321032, died


President III, illness

 DORIS, Robert C, Able Seaman, P/JX 722015, died


Queen Charlotte (RCN)

 MACLEOD, Lowell F, Able Seaman, V/57942 (RCNVR), died


Sea Hawk

 VEY, Frank L, Leading Stoker, P/K 91673, died



Tuesday, 26 February 1946



 LAST, Robert H, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK


Pembroke, illness

 MCGUIGAN, James, Schoolmaster, Commissioned Warrant Officer, died


Royal Navy, illness at Trincomalee

 POWASERRY, Krishnan, Assistant Steward, C/LCX 4603, died



 HOULDER, Robert G, Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK



Wednesday, 27 February 1946


Cap St Jacques, drowning

 SMITH, Michael, Sick Berth Attendant, D/MX 558102 (Lanka II, O/P), died



 LEWIS, Charles S, Engineer Commander, died


Royal Marines

 SUMNER, Owen W, Lieutenant, RM, died


Wagtail, illness

 ANSELL, Royston C A, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, died



Thursday, 28 February 1946


Catherine, road accident

 BRADWELL, Joseph, Petty Officer, D/SSX 29257, killed



 MCDOUGAL, Alex R, Stoker 1c, RNPS, LT/KX 131212, died


Newfoundland, accident

 LIDDELL, Julian, Commander, died


President, illness

 CAMPBELL, Andrew A, Lieutenant, RNR, died


President I, illness

 STEELE, Arthur D, Lieutenant Commander, RNR, died


Tarangau (RAN)

 TAPP, Lloyd P, Stoker, PA 4423 (RANR), killed



Friday, 1 March 1946



 FORBES, Gordon A, Able Seaman, P/JX 158346, DOWS


Donnacona (RCN)

 YOUNG, Donald C, Ordinary Seaman, V/74571 (RCNVR), died


FAA, 721 Sqn, Nabcatcher, air crash

 BRODIE, Archibald M, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, MPK

 DESBOROUGH, Ernest J, Ty/Act/Petty Officer Airman, FAA/FX 523614, MPK


Loch Inch

 HOUSE, Maurice E A, Leading Seaman, D/JX 137907, DOWS


RM School of Music, illness

 ROBINSON, Arthur J D, Major, RM, died



 CARSON, The Honourable Walter S, Captain, died


Woolwich, illness

 BRADLEY, Kenneth, Able Seaman, D/JX 570209, died



Saturday, 2 March 1946


Brontosaurus, illness

 O'BRIEN, Michael, Chief Stoker, D/KX 77776, died


Dalhousie (RIN)

 ELSHAW, John G, Lieutenant (E), RINVR, died



 GAMMON, John N P, Able Seaman, D/J 96689, died


FAA, 794 Sqn, Gannet, air crash

 HANNAM, Thomas M, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed

 WILLIAMS, John W W, Lieutenant (A), killed


LST.3038, illness

 FREEBORN, George W, Able Seaman, C/JX 540693, died


Mersey, illness

 MACDONALD, John A, Greaser, NAP R/175439, died


Resource, accident

 HORNBY, Gerald, Able Seaman, P/JX 656268, DOWS



Sunday, 3 March 1946


City of Bristol, steamship, illness

 FOX, Peter J, Able Seaman, C/JX 545307 (President III, O/P), died


Dalhousie (RIN)

 KUNHI, Raman N K, Steward, 29089 (RIN), died


Hunter (RCN)

 NAISH, Clifford H W, Able Seaman, V/59936 (RCNVR), died


Royal Navy

 ROBERTS, Leonard A, Petty Officer Stoker, D/KX 86827, died

 ROWE, Ronald G, Able Seaman, P/JX 274142, died


St Kilda

 INNES, Thomas W, Seaman, LT/JX 378051, DOWS



 CARR, Bertie V, Chief Stoker, P/K 19723, died


Victory, illness

 BULL, Leonard, Engine Room Artificer 4c, P/MX 51172, died



Monday, 4 March 1946


Daedalus III, road accident

 EMERSON, Joan D, Leading WRNS, P/WRNS 21414, killed


Dundonald, road accident

 DUST, Alfred R, Cook, C/MX 110288, killed


Glendower, illness

 DAVENPORT, Harry G, Py/Sick Berth Attendant, D/MX 786238, died


Royal Albert, accident

 HEATH, William T, Captain, RM, died


Royal Naval Patrol Service

 ROBERTS, George, Ordinary Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 299176, died


Royal Navy

 GREENSLADE, Leonard S, Petty Officer Stoker, D/K 57385, died



 GRIFFIN, Donald F, Marine, CH/X 113236, DOWS



 WEBB, Alfred W, Able Seaman, C/JX 41382, died



Tuesday, 5 March 1946


Akbar (RIN)

 MUHAMMAD, Baba, Chief Petty Officer, 2645 (RIN), died



 O'DONNELL, Raymond S J, Seaman, LT/JX 328089, DOWS


Royal Indian Navy

 NALLA, Mardhu, Cook (S), 38926 (RIN), died



Wednesday, 6 March 1946



 HATCH, Alfred W, Petty Officer Stoker, C/305216, died


LST.3008, illness

 SMITH, Harold R, Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, died



 BEATTIE, Jack, Stoker 1c, P/KX 525482, died


Royal Navy

 VEALE, Samuel, Chief Petty Officer, D/238818, died

 WEBBER, Francis W, Stoker 1c, D/K 20959, died


Urley, illness

 FOX, Leonard, Able Seaman, D/JX 291459, died



Thursday, 7 March 1946


FAA, 801 Sqn, Implacable, air crash

 SMITH, Hubert F, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, MPK



 JONES, Albert, Petty Officer, D/JX 140206, killed


Pembroke, drowning

 GROVE, George T, Plumber 3c, C/MX 622150, died


Philomel, illness

 HUDSON, Henry L, Lieutenant Commander, RNZNVR, died


Royal Naval Reserve

 LEADLEY, John W R, Leading Seaman, RNR (PS), LT/X 21408 A, died



Friday, 8 March 1946


Begum, illness

 SISSONS, John A, Able Seaman, C/JX 319748, died



Saturday, 9 March 1946


Europa, illness

 PAYNE, George W, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 240929, died


FAA, 709 Sqn, Vulture, air crash

 GARDNER, Roger H, Lieutenant (A), MPK


LCT.1295, illness

 BRAZIER, Charles W, Able Seaman, C/JX 394207, died



 KINNEAR, Albert, Lieutenant, RNVR, died


Moreton (RAN), accident

 SENESCALL, Wiliam H, Able Seaman, B 4532 (RANR), killed



 LANG, Kenneth W J, Able Seaman, D/JX 148874, died


Orlando, illness

 WATTS, Dennis W, Able Seaman, C/JX 374507, died


Steadfast, fire

 HESKETH, John, Able Seaman, C/JX 658739, DOWS


Suffolk, illness

 BARNETT, Edward J, Leading Stoker, C/KX 138171, died



 DAVIES, William L, Joiner 3c, P/MX 713340, died



Sunday, 10 March 1946


President III

 LEE, James M, Leading Seaman, P/J 75421, died


Royal Navy

 MCNAMARA, Francis, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 392116, died


Victory, illness

 HOLMES, Jack S, Able Seaman, P/JX 388685, died



Monday, 11 March 1946


FAA, 766 Sqn, Macaw, air crash

 SHORTT, Douglas J O, Sub Lieutenant, RCN, MPK


Freya, illness

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


Implacable, illness

 BAILEY, Leslie T, Marine, PLY/X 3950, died


Lanka, road accident

 ATHERTON, Harry, Stoker 1c, C/KX 171743, DOWS



 SEMARK, Frederick, Assistant Cook (S), C/MX 576103, MPK


Mercury, illness

 DAY, Henry G, Able Seaman, P/JX 336483, died



 MAY, Charles H, Stoker 2c, D/KX 752087, DOWS


RM Police

 MOODY, John W, Constable, RMP 141, died


Royal Navy

 BECKWITH, John G, Sick Berth Attendant, C/MX 67908, died



 TODD, Thomas, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, C/JX 153681, DOWS



Tuesday, 12 March 1946


Biglieri, lost overboard

 NEAREY, George V, Stoker, RNPS, LT/KX 157859, died


FAA, 801 Sqn, Implacable

 FAULKS, Neville S, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RANVR, killed



 CONSTABLE, Charles B, Chief Stoker, D/KX 61757, died


President, illness

 O'CONNOR, Thomas R G, Captain, died



 ARTHUR, Wiliam C, Able Seaman, R/JX 218853, died


Royal Navy

 ROBINSON, Hugh, Stoker 1c, P/KX 108305, died



 MCCLAREN, William J, Chief Stoker, P/K 19093, died



Wednesday, 13 March 1946



 DEMPSEY, Michael J, Able Seaman, D/JX 178106, died


President, illness

 BLYDE, Leonard L, Captain, RNVR, died


RM Portsmouth Division

 DAVIES, John A, Marine, PO/X 107495, died


Royal Arthur, illness

 GILMORE, Laurence W, Able Seaman, C/JX 350941, died



 RIMMINGTON, Alfred N V, Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, died


Victory, illness

 RICKARD, Kenneth H, Leading Writer, P/MX 738689, died



Thursday, 14 March 1946



 MAUNDERS, Michael, Telegraphist, C/JX 578610, DOWS


RN Hospital Hong Kong, illness

 WESTAWAY, Norah K, Matron, QARNNS, died


Rosario, illness

 STEPHENSON, George R, Chief Petty Officer, P/J 115120, died



Friday, 15 March 1946


Copra, illness

 CLARK, Charles H, Ty/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, died



Saturday, 16 March 1946


Drake, illness

 CAMPBELL, Harry, Stoker 2c, D/KX 122300, died


RN Auxiliary Hospital Wootton, illness

 FULLER, Cynthia E, WRNS, N/WRNS 39477, died


Roseneath, road accident

 HARRIS, Frederick, Able Seaman, D/JX 422933, killed


Royalist, illness

 CAWLEY, Herbert, Able Seaman, P/JX 570725, died



Sunday, 17 March 1946


Drake, illness

 SHANKS, James, Able Seaman, D/JX 285495, died



Monday, 18 March 1946



 LOADER, Vernon W A, Able Seaman, RNVR, D/BD/X 1632, died


Lailore (RIN)

 EPHRAIN, K (initial only) K, Able Seaman, 18506 (RIN), died


Philomel (RNZN), illness

 BULL, Leslie, Able Seaman, 9421 (RNZN), died


RM Portsmouth Division E, drowning

 GALLAGHER, James, Marine, RME 12589, died


Royal Naval Patrol Service

 CRAWFORD, Alfred, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 205348, died


Royal Navy

 ENSOR, Robert W, Ordinary Seaman, D/KX 116703, died

 WATERMAN, George A, Stoker 1c, C/KX 59184, died


Victory II, illness

 ROSE, Lloyd J, Blacksmith, P/MX 717861, died


Victory IV, illness

 WARWICK, Geoffrey G, Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, (ex-Borage), died



Tuesday, 19 March 1946



 BINMORE, Leslie G A, Leading Stoker, D/KX 90834, died



Wednesday, 20 March 1946


Royal Navy

 LOOKER, Albert H, Lieutenant, died



Thursday, 21 March 1946



 THOMAS, Turay, Leading Stoker, FN/1111 (Sierra Leone NVF), died


Ness, accident

 GOWDY, Thomas, Able Seaman, D/JX 649845, died


Pembroke I, illness

 LANGHORN, Eileen M, WRNS, N/WRNS 55462, died


RM Portsmouth Division, road accident

 BEYNON, Thomas A, Marine, PO/X 119756, killed


RM Portsmouth Division, illness

 SMITH, Henry J, Company Sergeant Major, RM, PO/22053, died


Royal Navy

 TURNBULL, John, Leading Seaman, D/JX 227716, died

 WOODER, Alfred W, Able Seaman, C/JX 267087, died



 PANKHURST, George, Chief Yeoman of Signals, P/229356, died



 ANDISON, Walter, Able Seaman, P/SSX 24003, died



Friday, 22 March 1946



 MAYNE, Frederick G, Leading Seaman, P/JX 166200, died


Kongoni, illness

 BRADSHAW, Pamela E G, Petty Officer WRNS, 38156 (WRNS), died


RM 45 Commando

 GEORGE, Kenneth R, Marine, PO/X 121699, DOWS



 BRISTON, Eric V, Leading Seaman, C/JX 142857, died



Saturday, 23 March 1946



 ROWE, Leonard J, Able Seaman, P/JX 694401, died



Sunday, 24 March 1946



 SHANNON, John, Petty Officer Stoker, C/KX 117898, died


Drake, illness

 WILKINSON, Arthur, Steward, D/LX 536667, died



 HARRIS, Alfred D, Seaman, LT/JX 427441, DOWS



 MURPHY, William T, Stoker 1c, P/KX 95903, died



Monday, 25 March 1946


Cavalier, illness

 SPIERS, Peter F, Stoker 1c, P/KX 726053, died


Flycatcher, accident

 COOKE, Maurice W, Air Mechanic 1c, L/FX 586059, killed



 FLETCHER, Herbert H, Ordinary Seaman, C/JX 657100, died


Royal Navy

 GITSHAM, Alfred, Chief Stoker, C/K 64264, died



 CROMBIE, Thomas, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 206600, died



 BURFITT, Frederick C, Able Seaman, D/JX 566916, killed



Tuesday, 26 March 1946



 WRIGHT, Isaac E, Master at Arms, C/M 38188, died


Quebec, illness

 KIRK, Jean M, WRNS, N/WRNS 68028, died


Royal Navy

 BRUCE, Frank, Leading Stoker, P/KX 88939, died


Stadacona (RCN)

 LEHAM, Herbert F, Photographer, V/25469 (RCNVR), died


Victory, illness

 CONSTABLE, Raymond A, Able Seaman, P/JX 653109, died


Women's Royal Naval Service

 MOSS, Gwendoline, WRNS, 13493 (WRNS), died



Wednesday, 27 March 1946



 FLOREY, William E, Leading Seaman, C/J 10271, died


FAA, 767 Sqn, Peewit, air crash

 OLSEN, John F, Ty/Lieutenant (A), killed



 TOMS, Bernard E, Commissioned Engineer, MPK



 PELL, Fowler, Marine, PO/X 125020, killed



Thursday, 28 March 1946


FAA, 783 Sqn, Daedalus, air crash

 SAMSON, Edwin J, Ty/Act/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed



 HADDOW, John R H, Lieutenant



Orlando, accident

 COOMBE, William E, Engine Room Artificer 4c, P/MX 98330, killed


RM Commando Training Unit

 SMALLMAN, Cyril R, Marine, PLY/X 114925, DOWS



Friday, 29 March 1946



 GIBSON, Thomas, Ty/Act/Leading Stoker, D/KX 158085, DOWS

 ROOKE, Douglas G A, Stoker 1c, D/KX 601107, DOWS



 SANER, Evelyn M, 2nd Officer, WRNS, killed



 FITZHERBERT, Nicholas, Lieutenant



RN Auxiliary Hospital, St Peter's

 FLEMING, Evelyn P, Nurse, VAD, W/589784, died


Tamar, illness

 SELMAN, Cedric J W, Telegraphist, D/JX 720200, died



 CROCKETT, Henry A C, Leading Signalman, D/J 41729, died



Saturday, 30 March 1946


Arbiter, drowning

 WOTHERSPOON, Eric A L, Sub Lieutenant (E), RNVR, died


Europa, illness

 HAUGH, John, Stoker 1c, RNPS, LT/KX 130312, died


Lonsdale (RAN), drowning

 SAUNDERS, Brian B, Able Seaman, PM 4847 (RANR), died


RM Commando Training Unit, drowning

 BORTHWICK, James, Marine, CH/X 117371, DOWS


Royal Navy

 SHORROCK, George, Leading Stoker, P/KX 76575, died



Sunday, 31 March 1946


Barrhead, illness

 POWER, Joseph, Boom Skipper Lieutenant, RNR, died


Cerberus (RAN), accident

 BANCH, Murray O, Able Seaman, PM 6994 (RANR), killed


Pembroke, illness

 LOWE, William J, Lieutenant, RNVR, died


Talapus (RCN)

 HIRON, Bernard E, Gunner, RCN, died



Monday, 1 April 1946


Hartland Point, accident

 BURNS, Robert, Stoker 1c, D/KX 154462, killed



 GLAVES, George T, Able Seaman, D/JX 365094, DOWS



 DAVIS, William G, Captain, MPK



Tuesday, 2 April 1946


Blackmore, illness

 COWELL, Edward J, Able Seaman, D/JX 420716, died


Daedalus, illness

 WELLS, Norman F, Captain, RNVR, died



 TASKER, Mark A, Able Seaman, D/JX 303062, died


Plinlimmon, illness

 COSTA, Louis A, Stoker 1c, P/KX 126952, died


Royal Naval Patrol Service

 WOOD, John A, Petty Officer, RNPS, LT/JX 280361, died


Royal Navy

 ROLL, Cecil G, Petty Officer, C/J 45033, died


York (RCN)

 BOUCHER, Edward L, Stoker 1c, V/81154 (RCNVR), died



Wednesday, 3 April 1946


Bulldog, illness

 THORNBURN, Michael V, Lieutenant Commander, RNVR, died


Michael, drowning

 BURDEKIN, Norris, Sub Lieutenant (E), RNVR, MPK


Royal Indian Navy Volunteer Reserve, in UK, MILBURN, Cedric A, Lieutenant (E), RINVR, died



Thursday, 4 April 1946



 DUFFY, Thomas, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 217339, died


Malayan RNVR

 DIN, Bin H, Able Seaman, S/EX 320 (Malayan RNVR), killed


Pembroke, illness

 KEDGE, George R, Petty Officer Radio Mechanic, C/MX 502470, died


Royal Navy

 CHURCHILL, Ronald F, Air Artificer 4c, L/FX 75528, died

 DUNHAM, David C, Able Seaman, C/JX 365838, died



Friday, 5 April 1946


FAA, 765 Sqn, Ocean, air crash

 DAVIES, Robert O, Ty/Lieutenant (A), killed


FAA, 765 Sqn, St Angelo, air crash

 PAGE, Bernard A, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed



 HATHORN, Reginald K, Leading Air Fitter (E), FAA/FX 690882, killed

 MORGAN, John D, Air Mechanic 2c, FAA/FX 593072, killed



 WHITE, Samuel G, Act/Able Seaman, P/JX 708024, DOWS


Janie Seddon, illness

 OTTON, Thomas A, Chief Engine Room Artificer, T 124, died


LST.162, illness

 ROWE, Charles, Able Seaman, D/JX 286582, died



Saturday, 6 April 1946


Afriander, illness

 GILES, Nora K, Petty Officer WRNS, 32186 (WRNS), died


Golden Hind, illness

 BACON, Vernon F, Yeoman of Signals, C/JX 140713, died


LST.321, Subic Bay, Philippines, libertymen being carried ashore in LCP, coxswain AB Hawkins, drowning

 GREEN, George A, Able Seaman, C/JX 641790, MPK

 HAWKINS, Derek, Able Seaman, C/JX 406899, MPK


LST.403, Subic Bay, Philippines, libertymen being carried ashore in LCP, coxswain AB Hawkins of LST.321, drowning

 DWYER, Sidney E T, Able Seaman, P/JX 631563, MPK

 HART, Eric R, Ordinary Telegraphist, RNPS, LT/JX 572275, MPK

 SOLMAN, Terence S, Petty Officer Motor Mechanic, C/MX 107415, MPK


Royal Navy

 MERRITT, Alfred H, Stoker 1c, C/K 59181, died


Unicorn, illness

 CUSSONS, George, Writer, D/MX 727084, died



 EDEN, Ernest F, Able Seaman, P/J 86396, died


Vernon, road accident

 RIVINGTON, Kenneth A, Electrical Mechanic, P/MX 106774, died



Sunday, 7 April 1946


Belfast, road accident

 LONG, Alfred M, Chief Petty Officer Telegraphist, P/J 111691, died


Hartland Point, illness

 WOODCOCK, Frederick R, Able Seaman, P/JX 711585, died


Pembroke, illness

 SNOW, Richard J, Commissioned Writer Officer, died

 WILD, Walter, Able Seaman, C/JX 354728, died



 SOLWAY, Edward G, Lieutenant Commander, died



 SMITH, William J, Stoker 1c, D/KX 528236, DOWS



 WINTER, Andrew L, Engine Room Artificer 4c, D/MX 61316, died



Monday, 8 April 1946


Beauly Firth

 HEY, Ernest, Stores Assistant, P/MX 675898, MPK



Tuesday, 9 April 1946


Royal Navy

 COUZENS, Henry J, Petty Officer, P/364194, died

 COVENEY, Ernest A V, Chief Stoker, C/K 1700, died

 EARLE, Henry G J, Engine Room Artificer 4c, P/MX 89486, died


York (RCN)

 PILLING, Eric R, Able Seaman, V/87056 (RCNVR), died



Wednesday, 10 April 1946



 TOMLINSON, Richard, Air Mechanic 1c, L/FX 681703, died


Drake II

 BINDON, Dorothy M, Petty Officer WRNS, 5330 (WRNS), died


Dryad, illness

 MUSK, Dorothy E, WRNS, 86642 (WRNS), died


FAA, 794 Sqn, Gannet, air crash

 BIRD, Ronald A, Act/Lieutenant Commander, MPK


India (RIN)

 RATNAM, G (initial only) S, Leading Photographer, 20160 (RIN), died


RM Portsmouth Division

 WHITE, Thomas G, Marine, PO/X 106091, died


RN Hospital Barrow Gurney

 POWER, Mary C, Nursing Sister, QARNNS, illness, died


Royal Naval Reserve

 DUNNINGHAM, Douglas, Lieutenant, RNR, died


Zest, road accident

 SIBLEY, George A, Able Seaman, C/JX 335813, died



Thursday, 11 April 1946


Berwick, illness

 BIRCH, Christopher, Master at Arms, P/M 39713, died


LCH.248 (as recorded in Admiralty records, LST Q 1 in CWGC), illness

 SUNTER, John S, Petty Officer Motor Mechanic, C/MX 663153, died



 CRYAN, Henry, Ordinary Signalman, P/JX 619995, DOWS



 PERCY, Alfred E, Sick Berth Attendant, C/MX 556898, died



 BOOTH, Francis N P, Nursing Sister, QARNNS, QARNNS, died


RM Depot Exmouth

 ELLIS, Leonard, Lance Corporal, RM, EX 2136, died


RN Hospital Chatham, illness

 BOOTH, Francis N P, Nursing Sister, QARNNS, died


Royal Navy

 GALLAGHER, John, Leading Stoker, C/KX 75529, died


Uganda (RCN), in Brazil

 STUART, George E, Leading Steward, 40618 (RCN), died



Friday, 12 April 1946



 CAMERON, John G, Leading Seaman, C/JX 141297, died



 GRAY, Cyril, Petty Officer Stoker, D/KX 83050, died


RM Chatham Division

 LUXFORD, Leonard H, Marine, CH/X 108894, killed



Saturday, 13 April 1946


Nabsford, accident

 INGRAM, Matthew T, Able Seaman, P/JX 519564, killed


Royal Navy

 BRUCE, John, Lieutenant, died

 RIVERS-SMITH, Stanley G, Lieutenant Commander, died


Whitesand Bay, illness

 BENNETT, Norman, Able Seaman, P/JX 527580, died



Sunday, 14 April 1946


Copra, illness

 BROWN, Peter G, Petty Officer Radio Mechanic, P/MX 636291, died


Europa, illness

 LARSEN, Hilmer, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 114075, died


Fishguard, road accident

 BURT, John W, Engine Room Artificer Apprentice, MX 708054, killed


Royal Navy

 EYRE, Reginald, Able Seaman, P/JX 156633, died

 MOSS, Ernest C, Petty Officer, C/234975, died

 NIXON, Wilfred J, Commander, died



Monday, 15 April 1946


Beachy Head, illness

 LONG, Frank W, Chief Joiner, P/MX 45723, died


Cyclops, illness

 PEACOCK, Edward R, Leading Signalman, C/JX 610400, died



 FORSTER, Norman, Able Seaman, C/JX 378996, died


RM Engineers, Farengden, illness

 GILBERT, Richard W, Lance Corporal, RM, RME 15682, died



Tuesday, 16 April 1946


Malayan RNVR

 MANAN, B (initial only) J, Ordinary Telegraphist, SE/X 746 (Malayan RNVR), MPK



 TUCKER, Herbert J F, Chief Yeoman of Signals, C/J 47229, died



Wednesday, 17 April 1946



 HAMILL, Thomas, Able Seaman, R/JX 218793, died


Pembroke II

 EVERARD, Henry J, Able Seaman, C/JX 188399, DOWS


RM Portsmouth Division, illness

 COLLINS, Hector R, Marine, PO/X 124511, died



 TEDFORD, Alfred R H, Lieutenant, RNVR, MPK



Thursday, 18 April 1946



 HEYES, Robert, Electrical Artificer 4c, P/MX 58340, killed


Royal Edmund, road accident

 YOUNG, Ronald J, Marine, PLY/X 113752, died


Royal Navy

 MELODY, James J, Able Seaman, C/JX 238795, killed



Friday, 19 April 1946


Cormorant, illness

 SOWLER, Thomas, Leading Stoker, P/K 64533, died


Pembroke, illness

 RODGERS, James, Engine Room Artificer 4c, C/MX 727821 (ex-Fencer), died



 THOMAS, William E, Chief Shipwright, P/MX 53289, died (presumably from long-term injuries)



 MORGAN, Richard, Able Seaman, P/JX 268000, died



Saturday, 20 April 1946


Bigbury Bay, illness

 WILLIAMS, Eric G, Act/Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, died



 QUINN, William T, Stoker 1c, D/KX 140846, DOWS



 WILKINSON, George E, Able Seaman, RNVR, C/TD/X 1724, died


Philomel (RNZN), illness

 WILLIAMS, Raymond A, Able Seaman, 8970 (RNZN), died


RM Chatham Division

 SAWERS, John R, Marine, CH/X 116234, died


Royal Naval Reserve

 MILNE, David Y, Seaman, RNR (PS), LT/X 965413, died

 STOREY, William G, Chief Petty Officer, RNR (PS), LT/X 10649 B, died



 STEPHEN, William J, Air Fitter, L/FX 99624, MPK


Spartiate, illness

 LAFFERTY, James, Petty Officer, P/JX 228379, died


Victory IV, illness

 ASHBY, Diana M, 2nd Officer, WRNS, died



Sunday, 21 April 1946



 GILL, John S, Act/Stoker 1c, P/KX 603032, MPK


Gosling, illness

 BROOKS, Eric, Air Mechanic (A) 2c, L/FX 781527, died


Montcalm (RCN)

 TARDIF, Louis P J, Able Seaman, V/3577 (RCNVR), died


Nuthatch, accident

 QUAYLE, James, Steward, D/LX 571262, died


Pioneer, illness

 GILDER, Raymond C, Able Seaman, C/JX 698879, died



 SQUIBB, Ernest G, Leading Cook, P/M 34871, died



Monday, 22 April 1946



 HATCH, Albert, Cook, LT/MX 534915, DOWS



 JOYCE, Royston A W, Ty/Act/Leading Seaman, C/JX 396905, MPK


Gosling, illness

 CLARKE, Olive M, WRNS, 75995 (WRNS), died


Leeuwin (RAN), illness

 MURPHY, John H T, Engine Room Artificer 2c, 5631 (RAN), died


Sober Island, illness

 COPPOCK, John, Shipwright 4c, C/MX 778668, died



 DEVINE, John P, Ordinary Seaman, P/JX 263540, died



Tuesday, 23 April 1946


Chippawa (RCN)

 HARPE, William W, Able Seaman, V/61958 (RCNVR), died


Royal Navy

 LEVETT, Charles J, Lieutenant, died



Wednesday, 24 April 1946



 HUGHES, Charles W, Stoker 1c, D/SS 121470, died


FAA, 766 Sqn, Merganser, air crash

 ROBINSON, Adrian A, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


Golden Hind, illness

 NEWTON, Norman E, Ty/Lieutenant (Sp), RNVR, died


Hornbill, illness

 MULLIS, Albert G, Leading Seaman, D/JX 154529, died


Loch Glendhu, illness

 THURSFIELD, James B, Sub Lieutenant, RNVR, died


Royal Navy

 RACE, Ernest L, Able Seaman, P/JX 276054, died


Sphinx, road accident

 EDMED, Kenneth R, Able Seaman, P/JX 523663, killed



Thursday, 25 April 1946



 GREEN, Alfred C, Able Seaman, D/J 87453, died


Claverhouse, illness

 AITKEN, John, Able Seaman, C/JX 333828, died


Protector (RCN)

 SIWAK, Anthony S, Telegraphist, V/81938 (RCNVR), died


Royal Navy

 CANN, Leonard G A, Chief Petty Officer, P/J 81920, died



Friday, 26 April 1946



 REED, John T, Seaman, RNPS, LT/JX 400408, illness, died

 WADE, Harold M, Engineman, RNPS, LT/KX 130926, died


FAA, 1831 Sqn Glory, air crash

 BOORE, William H, Ty/Sub Lieutenant (A), RNVR, killed


RM Portsmouth Division, illness