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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

 

Notes:

(1) Casualty information in order - Surname, First name, Initial(s), Rank and part of the Service other than RN (RNR, RNVR, RFR etc), Service Number (ratings only, also if Dominion 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

 

Haitan

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

 

MMS.168

 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

 

Ettrick

 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

 

Ganges

 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

 

Ramillies

 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

 

Amber

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

 

Daedalus

 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

 

Alynbank

 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

 

Northney

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

 

Northney

 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

 

Dundonald

 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

 

Gannet

 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

 

Hoxa

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

 

LCF(L).5

 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

 

Victory

 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

 

Pembroke

 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

 

Quebec

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

Victory

 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

 

Archer

 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

 

Euphrates

 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

 

Furious

 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

 

MTB.654

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

  

Perth (RAN), as POW

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

 

Poole

 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

 

Condor

 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

 

Cormorant

 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

 

Hornet

 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

 

LCF(L).1

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

 

LCP(L).1

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

 

LCT.455

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

 

ML.1303, drowning

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

 

Quebec

 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

 

MMS.33

 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

 

Mersey

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

 

MTB.633

 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

 

Highflyer

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

 

MGB.91

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

 

MTB.75, surface action

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

 

MTB.88

 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

 

Asturias

 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

 

Saunders

 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

 

Drangey

 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

 

LCP(L).1

 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

 

Copra

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

 

Cormorant II, illness

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

 

Kerrera

 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

 

Salsette

 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

 

Excellent

 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

 

on to August 1943

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