Vessels Lost in WW2 Recorded on the Memorial at Tower Hill

This page includes basic information about the ships and how they were lost, a photo of the relevant panel(s) of the Tower Hill Memorial and information about those that lost their lives extracted from the CWGC database. In the table I have included information about those who served on the ships but who had a normal burial as this seems appropriate to me. In some cases further family information about the individuals may be available on the CWGC website [7].

Sansu

She was a 5,446 GRT motor cargo ship that survived the war. According to the CWGC database, the Date of Death of Mr. Sellars, who was Purser, was 20 November 1944. Information on how he lost his life can be found on the Queries and Omissions page under 'Queries' HERE.

Sansu

Casualties

Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/
Memorial
Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Richard Halsall 39 25/09/1943 Electrician Merchant Navy United Kingdom Liverpool (Kirkdale) Cemetery Sec. 18. C. of E. Grave 152. Age 39. Son of Mr. and Mrs. John Halsall of Liverpool; husband of Majory Halsall.
Robert Nelson Sellars 43 20/11/1944 Purser Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 43

Santos

She was a 3,840 GRT motor cargo ship that was sunk on 24 February 1942 by torpedoes fired by German submarine U-63 at position 59° 17' N, 00° 42' W. She was en route from Kirkwall to Gothenburg.

Santos

Casualties

Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/
Memorial
Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Dennis Perry 17 18/08/1943 Mess Room Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 17. Son of Fred and Doris Perry of Ely Cardiff.
Robert Walker 18 18/08/1943 Engineers Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 18. Son of Thomas and Lucy Walker.

San Venancio

She was a 8,152 GRT motor tanker that survived the war. According to the CWGC database, the Date of Death of Mr. Bowden, who was a Greaser, was 26 June 1946. Please see the entry for him on the Queries and Omissions page under 'Omissions' HERE.

San Venancio

Casualties

Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/
Memorial
Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Philip Bowden 50 26/06/1946 Greaser Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 52. Age 50

San Victorio

She was a 8,136 GRT motor tanker that was sunk on 17 May 1942 by torpedoes fired by German submarine U-155 at position 11° 40' N, 62° 33' W. Of the 53 on board there was just one survivor. She was en route from Aruba to Freetown and the UK when attacked.

San Victorio San Victorio

Casualties

Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/
Memorial
Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Norman Owen Abbott 35 16/05/1942 Second Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 35. Husband of Robina Faulds Abbott of Kilmarnock Ayrshire.
Ernest Addison 31 16/05/1942 Chief Cook Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 31. Son of Mr. and Mrs. J. Addison; husband of Evelyn M. Addison of Luton Bedfordshire.
Samuel Otto Anderson 38 16/05/1942 Pumpman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 38
Thomas Boyle 28 16/05/1942 Greaser Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 28. Son of Thomas Boyle and of Helen Boyle (nee McGregor).
Colin Brown 37 16/05/1942 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 37
Nicholas Buchanan 29 16/05/1942 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 29
James Carleton 22 16/05/1942 Assistant Steward Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 22. Son of William Carleton and of Elizabeth Carleton of Port Glasgow Renfrewshire.
John Clark 38 16/05/1942 Carpenter Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 38. Son of James and Isobella Clark of Kirkwall Orkney; husband of Harriet Clark of Port Glasgow Renfrewshire.
William Davidson 20 16/05/1942 Third Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 20
William Arthur Farrell 38 16/05/1942 Chief Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 38
John Robert Davidson Firth 29 16/05/1942 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 29
Arthur Wallace Fraser 23 16/05/1942 Junior Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 23. Son of Alfred Arthur and Jeanie Wallace Forrest Fraser; nephew of Isabella B. Fraser of Glasgow.
Astley Ernest Arthur Gamman 17 16/05/1942 Apprentice Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 17. Son of Ernest William and Mabel Julia Enfield Gamman of Chatham.
Ernest Gibson 43 16/05/1942 Chief Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 43. Son of Timothy and Sarah Gibson; husband of P. E. Gibson of Sunderland Co. Durham.
John Angus Givens 22 16/05/1942 Third Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 22. Son of John Edward and Elizabeth Givens of South Shields Co. Durham.
Leslie Grayson 38 16/05/1942 Second Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 38
Reuben Hill 39 16/05/1942 Pumpman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 39. Son of Reuben and Nellie Hill; husband of Alice May Hill of North Shields Northumberland.
Joseph Holmes 42 16/05/1942 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 42. Son of Jack and Ada Holmes.
Richard Jones 30 16/05/1942 Second Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 30. Son of William John and Elizabeth Ann Jones; husband of Phyllis Jones of Litherland Liverpool. Master Mariner Merchant Navy.
Edward John Lawson 36 16/05/1942 Storekeeper Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 36
John Joseph Lynch 31 16/05/1942 Third Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 31. Son of John and Mary Lynch of Greenock Renfrewshire.
John Allan Macleod 19 16/05/1942 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 19
Robert Marshall 22 16/05/1942 Greaser Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 22
Alexander Butler Mayes 20 16/05/1942 Ordinary Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 20. Son of Andrew and Jean Butler Mayes of Port Glasgow Renfrewshire.
Francis Meechan 18 16/05/1942 Mess Room Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 18
Andrew Melville 22 16/05/1942 Junior Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 22. Son of John and Agnes Melville of Greenock Renfrewshire.
John Molloy 22 16/05/1942 Junior Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 22. Son of Patrick and Mary Molloy of Greenock Renfrewshire.
Patrick Mcaleese 20 16/05/1942 Ordinary Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 20. Son of Patrick McAleese and of Mary McAleese of Port Glasgow Renfrewshire.
Charles Mcgarry 20 16/05/1942 Ordinary Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 20. Son of John and Elizabeth McGarry of Port Glasgow Renfrewshire.
Sidney Perry 46 16/05/1942 Master Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 92. Age 46. Son of William George and Rose Perry; husband of Marguerite F. A. Perry of Kennington Kent.
Alexander Porteous 45 16/05/1942 First Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 45. Son of Alexander and Agnes Porteous; husband of Esther D. Porteous of Glasgow.
Owen John Robinson 17 16/05/1942 Cadet Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 17
Stanley Burwood Shearer 19 16/05/1942 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 19. Son of Stanley and Charlotte Shearer; nephew of Dora Ross of Torry Aberdeen.
James Thomas Andrew Smith, B E M and Bar 52 16/05/1942 Boatswain Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 52. Son of Gideon and Jane Smith; husband of Lily Smith of Hebburn Co. Durham.
Marvin Edward Streeter 18 16/05/1942 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 18. Son of George and Dora Streeter of Coulsdon Surrey.
Charles Edward Taylor 41 16/05/1942 Chief Steward Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 41. Son of Charles and Susan Taylor.
Cyril Thompson 21 16/05/1942 Cook Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 21
William Thompson 31 16/05/1942 Steward Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 31. Son of George and Ellen Thompson of Preston North Shields Northumberland.
Christopher Bernard Warren 27 16/05/1942 Fourth Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 27
William Anderson White 46 16/05/1942 Greaser Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 46. Son of James and Helen White; husband of Margaret G. White of Greenock Renfrewshire.
Thomas Wright 32 16/05/1942 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 32. Son of William and Marion Kerr Wright.
James Leslie Wyness 18 16/05/1942 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 18. Son of John and Georgina Wyness of Footdee. Aberdeen.

Saranac

She was a 12,070 GRT motor tanker that was sunk on 25 June 1940 by torpedoes and gunfire from German submarine U-51 at position 48° 24' N, 15° 05' W.

Saranac

Casualties

Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/
Memorial
Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Robert Crockert 20 29/06/1940 Steward Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 20
Arthur Mcmanus 26 25/06/1940 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 26. Son of James and Catherine McManus.
William Orchard Rudge 38 25/06/1940 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 38. Son of William Rudge and Elizabeth Rudge; husband of Grace Rudge of Netherton Maryport Cumberland.
Leonard Saunders 47 25/06/1940 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 47

Sarastone

She was a 2,473 GRT steam cargo ship that was sunk on 29 October 1941 by aircraft bombing at position 37° 05' N, 06° 48' W.

Sarastone

Casualties

Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/
Memorial
Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Frank Canipane 50 11/12/1944 Second Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Bronllys (St. Mary) Churchyard Grave 92. Age 50
Thomas Armstrong Russell 70 29/10/1941 Chief Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 70

Saronikos

She was a 3,412 GRT steam cargo ship that was sunk on 7 December 1942 by a torpedo fired by German submarine U-177 at position 24° 46' N, 35° 30' E.

Saronikos

Casualties

Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/
Memorial
Grave Ref. Addl. Information
John Busuttil 37 07/12/1942 Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 37. Son of Dominic and Mary Busuttil.

Saugor

She was a 6,303 GRT steam cargo ship that was sunk on 27 August 1941 by a torpedo fired by German submarine U-557 at position 53° 36' N, 16° 40' W. Due to the heavy seas in a Force 9 wind it was not possible to launch the lifeboats and of her complement of eighty-two only sixteen were rescued from the sea. She was bound for Calcutta via the Cape.

Saugor

Casualties

Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/
Memorial
Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Abdul Aziz 43 27/08/1941 Firemans Serang Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 43
Abdul Husain 27 27/08/1941 Fireman Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 27
Abdul Majid 24 27/08/1941 Trimmer Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 24
Abdul Rahman 41 27/08/1941 Tindal Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 41
Abdul Razaq 26 27/08/1941 Seaman Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 26
Abdul Wahab 32 27/08/1941 Bhandary Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 32
Abdur Rahim 25 27/08/1941 Fireman Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 25
Aftar Husain 34 27/08/1941 Greaser Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 34
Ah Jow 56 27/08/1941 Carpenter Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 56
Alamgir 23 27/08/1941 Seaman Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 23
Ali Ahmad 27/08/1941 Butler Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials
Amir Husain 36 27/08/1941 Lamp Trimmer Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 36
Aziz Muhammad 48 27/08/1941 Seacunny Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 48
Aziz-Ur-Rahman 45 27/08/1941 Bhandary Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 45
Babar Ali 36 27/08/1941 Fireman Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 36
Babar Ali 45 27/08/1941 Fireman Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 45
Bhagu Naik 25 27/08/1941 Topass Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 25
Leonard Bouman 21 27/08/1941 Third Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 21. Son of Florence E. Feetenby of Scarborough Yorkshire.
John Mackenzie Brown 53 27/08/1941 Second Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 53. Husband of Jean Prentice Felfer Brown.
Douglas Theodore Carr 20 27/08/1941 Second Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 20. Son of James Theodore Carr and of Hilda Maud Carr of Covent Garden London.
Chiragh Ali 61 27/08/1941 Cassab Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 61
Dil Muhammad 35 27/08/1941 Tindal Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 35
Dulla Mian 42 27/08/1941 Seaman Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 42
Fazle Rahman 31 27/08/1941 Winchman Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 31
Louis Charles Glynn 33 27/08/1941 Chief Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 33. Son of James Henry and Lily Gertrude Glynn of Swinton Grange Yorkshire. Master Mariner Merchant Navy.
Antoney Gomes 47 27/08/1941 Cook Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 47
Hakim Ullah 43 27/08/1941 Trimmer Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 43
Harun-Al-Rashid 44 27/08/1941 Seaman Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 44
Ibrahim 42 27/08/1941 Fireman Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 42
Ismail 48 27/08/1941 Seacunny Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 48
Jafar Khan 43 27/08/1941 Trimmer Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 43
Jan Muhammad 53 27/08/1941 Cassab Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 53
Thomas Storer Johnston 50 27/08/1941 Chief Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 50. Son of Thomas and Sarah Johnston; husband of Elizabeth Grace Johnston of Shirley Croydon Surrey.
Jowah 33 27/08/1941 Topass Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 33
Kalandar 54 27/08/1941 Greaser Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 54
Lal Mian 33 27/08/1941 General Servant Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 33
John Derwent Lawton 38 27/08/1941 First Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 38. Son of John and Lillian Mary Lawton; husband of Hilda Mary Lawton of Handsworth Wood Birmingham.
Charles Harold Moore 18 27/08/1941 Third Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 18. Son of William Andrew and Irene Stella Moore of Port Talbot Glamorgan.
Muhabbat Ali 27/08/1941 Seaman Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials
Muhammad Adam Ali 23 27/08/1941 Trimmer Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 23
Muhammad Yusuf 24 27/08/1941 General Servant Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 24
Nawab Ali Khan 36 27/08/1941 Fireman Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 36
Nur Ahmad 33 27/08/1941 Seacunny Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 33
Ranu Ullah 42 27/08/1941 Seacunny Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 42
Jack Senior 29 27/08/1941 Second Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 29
Sheraz-Ud-Din 42 27/08/1941 Fireman Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 42
Sikandar Bhuya 27 27/08/1941 Fireman Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 27
James Arthur Aitken Steel 44 27/08/1941 Master Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 44. Husband of Nancy Steel of Wimbledon Surrey.
Sulaiman 37 27/08/1941 Iceman Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 37
Turab Ullah 30 27/08/1941 Trimmer Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 30
John Frederick Wallis 18 27/08/1941 Apprentice Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 18. Son of Fred Wallis and of Edith Elizabeth Wallis of Prenton Cheshire.
Waris Ullah 37 27/08/1941 Greaser Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 37
Yaqub Ali 46 27/08/1941 Tindal Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 46

Sauternes

She was a 1,049 GRT steam cargo ship that sent missing after sailing from Leith to Thorshavn with a general cargo.

There were no survivors

Sauternes

Casualties

Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/
Memorial
Grave Ref. Addl. Information
James Currie Carruthers 44 07/12/1941 Chief Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 44. Husband of M. Carruthers of Simonside South Shields Co. Durham.
Donald Chapman 52 07/12/1941 Second Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 52. Husband of Annie Lorraine Chapman of Plymouth.
Peter Mckenzie Cormack 21 07/12/1941 Able Seaman Merchant Navy Faroe Islands Klaksvik Cemetery Grave 790. Age 21
Donald Fraser 26 07/12/1941 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 26
John Fanning Grossart 29 07/12/1941 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 29. Son of Edward and Mary A. Grossart of Leith Edinburgh.
Sydney Horn 32 07/12/1941 Second Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 32. Son of Harold J. and Anne E. Horn of Leeds Yorkshire.
Hugh Tanser Jarvis 28 07/12/1941 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 28. Son of Thomas and Harriet Reynolds Jarvis of Illogan Cornwall; husband of Margery Jarvis of Peckham London.
Henry William John Koven 25 07/12/1941 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 25. Son of Henry and Ada Koven; husband of Edith Kathleen Koven of Southend-on-Sea Essex.
Mitsuda Tokuzo 57 07/12/1941 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 57
Hugh Morrice 23 07/12/1941 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 23. Son of Ann B. Morrice of Torry Aberdeen.
Michael Mccarthy 20 07/12/1941 Ordinary Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 20. Son of Michael McCarthy M.M. and Rachel Annie McCarthy of Cardiff.
John Daniel Mcnicol 21 07/12/1941 Cook Merchant Navy Faroe Islands Klaksvik Cemetery Grave 788. Age 21
Robert Brown Palmer 29 07/12/1941 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 29. Foster son of Annie Johnston of Edinburgh.
Kenneth Lavery Rider 30 07/12/1941 Chief Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 30. Son of Walter George and Clarissa Rider of Redland Gloucestershire.
Alexander Ross 40 07/12/1941 Second Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 40. Husband of Annie Ross of Burghead Morayshire.
John Russell 39 07/12/1941 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 39. Son of John and Elizabeth Russell; husband of Margaret Russell of Edinburgh.
Alexander Scobbie 39 07/12/1941 Donkeyman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 39. Son of Thomas Thomson Scobbie and Sarah McColl Scobbie; husband of Georgina Scobbie of Edinburgh.
William Smith 69 07/12/1941 Master Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 69
James Wilson 32 07/12/1941 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93. Age 32. Son of Mr. and Mrs. David Main Wilson.

Scalaria

She was a 5,683 GRT steam tanker that was sunk on 19 October 1942 by aircraft bombs and an aeriel torpedo at a position off Ras Gharib.

Scalaria

Casualties

Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/
Memorial
Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Reginald John Beardshaw, D S M and Bar 51 19/10/1942 Second Engineer Officer Merchant Navy Egypt Suez War Memorial Cemetery 6. C. 6. Age 51. Son of Reginald R. Beardshaw and Martha Beardshaw of Hull; husband of Sarah Elizabeth Beardshaw of Hull.
Chang Wan 19/10/1942 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial
Chew Chong Jong 19/10/1942 Steward Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Husband of Lim Jit Tin of Hainan China.
Keith Kennedy 21 19/10/1942 Third Officer Merchant Navy Egypt Suez War Memorial Cemetery 6. C. 5. Age 21. Son of James and Jessie Sweatenham Kennedy.
Pang Ah Tjong 19/10/1942 Quartermaster Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial
Panayotti Risoglou 19/10/1942 Chief Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 93.
Too Siang Ban 19/10/1942 Cook Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Husband of Teo Tee.
Too Tie Heng 19/10/1942 Pantry Boy Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial
John Waring 58 22/06/1947 Master Merchant Navy United Kingdom Whitley Bay (Hartley South) Cemetery Sec. M. R.C. Grave 4623. Age 58. Kings Commendation for brave conduct. Son of Gustav and Rebeca Waring husband of Mercedes Waring of Monkseaton Whitley Bay. Master Mariner.
Wong Nam 19/10/1942 Donkeyman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Husband of Chan Kwai Lin of Singapore.
Wong Po 19/10/1942 Pumpman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial
Wong Yok 19/10/1942 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial


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