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 - External Ref. #7.

Benvorlich

She was a 5,193 GRT steam cargo ship that was sunk on 19 March 1941 after being attacked by an aircraft at position 54° 48' N 13° 10' W.

Benvorlich
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Boon On 19/03/1941 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial
William George Brown 25 19/03/1941 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 25. Son of Frederick and Margaret Brown of Dartford Kent.
Cheung Wo 19/03/1941 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial
Cheung Yung 19/03/1941 Cook Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial
Chin Wai 19/03/1941 Sailor Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial
Choi Wai 19/03/1941 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial
Chong Kwok 19/03/1941 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial
Chow Yow 19/03/1941 Cook Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial
Choy Kan 39 19/03/1941 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 39
Choy Shing 19/03/1941 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial
Chu Chi 19/03/1941 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial
Chu Lun 49 19/03/1941 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 49
Norman Roy Cooper 27 19/03/1941 Third Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 27. Son of Arthur William Cooper and of Isobel Margaret Cooper of Invergowrie Angus. His brother Arthur William also fell.
Ho Hing 19/03/1941 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial
John Mcneill 47 19/03/1941 Chief Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 47. Husband of Agnes Edith McNeill (nee Moyes) of Edinburgh.
Joseph Purves 18 19/03/1941 Cadet Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 18. Son of Robert and Catherine Cormack Purves of Eyemouth Berwickshire.
Sin Hon 24 19/03/1941 Sailor Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 24
Tam Yee Coo 19/03/1941 Assistant Steward Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial
Wong Foo 35 19/03/1941 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 35

Benvrackie

She was a 6,434 GRT steam cargo ship that was sunk on 13 May 1941 by two torpedoes fired by German submarine U-105 at position 00° 49' N 20° 15' W. Survivors from the sinking of Lassell were aboard at the time - see entry HERE.

Benvrackie
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Chan Chu 13/05/1941 Painter Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial
Choy Fook 13/05/1941 Storekeeper Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial
Colin George Cromarty 21 13/05/1941 Third Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 21
Alexander Davidson 39 13/05/1941 Second Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 39. Son of Alexander and Christina Davidson; husband of Johanna McD. Davidson of Edinburgh.
Frederick Flint 36 13/05/1941 First Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 36. Son of Isabella Wilson of Lobley Hill Gateshead. Co. Durham.
Goh Chick 13/05/1941 Chief Steward Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Husband of Lim Wee Lan.
Hing Ju Lwan 13/05/1941 Cook Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Son of Heng Kwok Po.
Ho Kam 17/05/1941 Fitter Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial
Alexander Jamieson 57 26/08/1941 Carpenter Merchant Navy United Kingdom Pittenweem Parish Churchyard Age 57. Son of Alexander and Elizabeth Jamieson; husband of Margaret R. Jamieson of Pittenweem.
Patrick William Pugh Makepeace 21 13/05/1941 Third Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 21
Ng Shun 13/05/1941 Cook Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial
Thomas Wood 28 13/05/1941 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 28. Son of George Wood and of Williamina Wood of Torry Aberdeen.

Benwyvis

She was a 5,920 GRT steam cargo ship that was sunk on 21 March 1941 by a torpedo fired by German submarine U-105 at position 20° N 26° W.

Benwyvis
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Leonard Foster Abdale 42 30/03/1941 First Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 42
Patrick J. Brennan 26 30/03/1941 Ordinary Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 26. Son of Thomas and Margaret Brennan.
Chan Kwai San 21 30/03/1941 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 21
H K Chang 46 30/03/1941 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 46
Cheung Kam 36 30/03/1941 Fitter Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 36
James Hay Finlayson 18 30/03/1941 Cadet Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 18. Son of Roderick and Mary Finlayson of Torry Aberdeen. His brother Roderick also fell.
William Peter Mcgregor Gollan 32 03/04/1941 Chief Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 32. Son of William Peter Gollan and of Agnes Gollan (nee Carlow); husband of Marian Agnes Gollan of Edinburgh.
Ho Chun 38 30/03/1941 Cook Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 38
Ho Wai Ching 22 30/03/1941 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 22
Walter Banks Horrocks 57 20/03/1941 Second Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 57. Son of James Banks Horrocks and Elizabeth Horrocks.
David Charles Jones 31 20/03/1941 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 31
Kam Ah Tsing 40 30/03/1941 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 40
Alexander Mcmillan Kellas 26 30/03/1941 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 26
Koo Ah Sing 31 30/03/1941 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 31
Kung Po Ding 25 30/03/1941 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 25
Lam King 35 30/03/1941 Painter Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 35
Lan Lun 22 30/03/1941 Painter Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 22
Leong Hong 24 30/03/1941 Fitter Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 24
Li Kit 40 30/03/1941 Chief Steward Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 40
Ling Hsuen 32 30/03/1941 Mess Room Boy Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 32
Lu Yu Ching 31 30/03/1941 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 31
Poon Po Ding 40 30/03/1941 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 40
Sea Wan Choy 37 30/03/1941 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 37
Shum Yau 27 30/03/1941 Cook Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 27
Henry John Small 54 30/03/1941 Master Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 54. Son of Daniel and Mary Morrison Small; husband of Charlotte J. Small of Edinburgh.
William Rutherford Smith 43 30/03/1941 Chief Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 43. Son of James and Theresa Smith; husband of Lilian A. Smith of Edinburgh.
George Thomson 19 30/03/1941 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 19. Son of John Thomson and of Agnes Thomson of Leith Edinburgh.
Tong Hon 34 30/03/1941 Steward Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 34
Tong Kai 41 30/03/1941 Boy Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 41
John Arlington Winn 52 30/03/1941 Carpenter Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 52. Husband of Louisa M. Winn of Thornaby-on-Tees Yorkshire.
Yeung Ah Cheong 27 30/03/1941 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 27

Berriedale

She was a 609 GRT steam cargo ship that capsized on 19 May 1943 at a position 7 miles SSE of Duncansby Head.

Berriedale
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Thomas Gilmour, M B E and Bar 65 19/05/1943 Master Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 65. Husband of Jane M. Gilmour of Aberdeen.

Berury

She was a 5,203 GRT steam cargo ship that was sunk on 11 September 1941 by a torpedo, believed to have been fired by German submarine U-207, at position 62° 40' N 38° 50' W.

Berury
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Sidney Gardner 27 11/09/1941 Donkeyman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 27. Son of John Gardner and of Ellen Gardner of Everton Liverpool.

Berwickshire

She was a 5,815 GRT steam refrigerated cargo ship that was sunk on 20 August 1944 by a torpedo fired by German submarine U-861 at position 30° 58' N 38° 50' E.

Berwickshire
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Trevor Marsh Atkinson 20/08/1944 Apprentice Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16.
Robert Brown 38 20/08/1944 Third Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 38. Son of Robert and Isabella Alexander Brown; husband of Margaret Strang Brown of Lanark.
Thomas Hector William Gillies 34 20/08/1944 Second Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 34. Son of Robert and Mary Gillies.
Walter Alexander Elmslie Harrow 64 20/08/1944 Chief Refrigerator Engineer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 64
John William Morrice 29 20/08/1944 Fourth Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 29. Son of William and Margaret McGowan Morrice of Rutherglen Lanarkshire.
George Ewart Paterson 47 20/08/1944 Second Refrigerator Engineer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 47
Sarfat Ullah 47 20/08/1944 Oiler Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 47
William Spencer 31 20/08/1944 Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 31. Son of William and Jeanie Spencer of Barrhead Renfrewshire.

Betty

She was a 2,340 GRT steam cargo ship that was sunk on 14 August 1940 by a torpedo fired by German submarine U-59 at position 55° 52' N 08° 14' W. Thirty of the crew of thirty-four were lost.

Betty
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Ah Kee 38 14/08/1940 Quartermaster Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 38
J Carmar 55 14/08/1940 Chief Steward Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 55
Chan Ah Sing 33 14/08/1940 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 33
Cheang Yong Seng 46 14/08/1940 Greaser Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 46
Cheeang Vee Chiang 43 14/08/1940 Sailor Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 43
Chen Ah Whuo 45 14/08/1940 Quartermaster Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 45
Cheng Ah Cheong 35 14/08/1940 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 35
Cheng Ching Pau 36 14/08/1940 Quartermaster Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 36
Chi Pit Foo 34 14/08/1940 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 34
Ching Po King 42 14/08/1940 Boatswain Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 42
Ching Yong Ming 39 14/08/1940 Carpenter Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 39
Chow Chee How 24 14/08/1940 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 24
Archibald Vincent Handcock 58 14/08/1940 Second Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 58
Heng How Sng 41 14/08/1940 Cook Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 41
Dennis John Huzzey 26 14/08/1940 Third Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 26. Son of John and Bertha Huzzey.
Ko Ah Heng 43 14/08/1940 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 43
Ling Pau 44 14/08/1940 Greaser Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 44
Ng Ah Jee 34 14/08/1940 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 34
Thomas Harold Sessions 40 14/08/1940 Master Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 40. Son of Thomas Wood Sessions and Alice Matilda Sessions; husband of May Sessions of Corfe Somerset.
John Brewis Sterling 35 14/08/1940 Chief Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 35. Son of William R. and Mary Sterling; husband of Margaret J. Sterling of Newport Monmouthshire.
Tau Ah Yiew 38 14/08/1940 Engine Driver Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 38
Tau Nam 40 14/08/1940 Cook Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 40
Tay Shong Gin 35 14/08/1940 Sailor Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 35
Tsui Ah Lui 45 14/08/1940 Quartermaster Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 45
Wong Lin Sing 37 14/08/1940 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 37
Woo Ah Loo 36 14/08/1940 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 36
Woo Ah Yse 36 14/08/1940 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 36
Wu Ah Ping 37 14/08/1940 Sailor Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 37
Yo Hong San 37 14/08/1940 Sailor Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 37
Yse Ah Ling 29 14/08/1940 Fireman Merchant Navy China, (including Hong Kong) Hong Kong Memorial Age 29

Bibury

She was a 4,616 GRT steam cargo ship that was sunk on 31 August 1940 - probably by two torpedoes fired by German submarine U-59 at approximate position 12° N 25° W.

There were no survivors

Bibury Bibury
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Emil Ahl 45 02/09/1940 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 45. Husband of Ada G. Ahl of Cardiff.
John Richard Bell 33 02/09/1940 Steward Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 33. Son of Joseph and Gertrude Bell; husband of Gwendoline Marcella Bell of Scotswood Newcastle-on-Tyne.
William Thomas Bennett 31 02/09/1940 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 31. Son of Richard and Frances Bennett.
Frederick Bishop 18 02/09/1940 Mess Room Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 18. Son of Frederick J. and Agnes Bishop of Taffs-Well Glamorgan.
Christie Stevens Calder 66 02/09/1940 Second Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 66. Husband of Jane Isabella Calder of Benwell Newcastle-on-Tyne.
Joseph William Carnaby 59 02/09/1940 Chief Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 59. Son of James and Jane Carnaby; husband of Elizabeth Carnaby of Jesmond Northumberland.
John Coresma 45 02/09/1940 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 45
Thomas Holmes Court 19 02/09/1940 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 19
George Henry Cracknell 31 02/09/1940 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 31. Husband of Gladys Olwen Cracknell of Llanfaes Brecon.
William David Davies 40 02/09/1940 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Kilmore Cemetery, Isle Of Mull Age 40
Manuel Antonio Dias 51 02/09/1940 Greaser Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 51
Edward Jenkin Edmunds 35 02/09/1940 Greaser Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 35. Son of Thomas William and Mary Jane Edmunds.
William John Ellery 24 02/09/1940 Third Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 24. Son of John Ellery and of Adelaide Victoria Maud Ellery of Barnstaple Devon.
Joseph Charles Ellis 20 02/09/1940 Second Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 20. Son of Joseph and Gladys N.E. Ellis of Shotton Co. Durham.
Albert Ernest Gambling 42 02/09/1940 Cook Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 42. Husband of Alice Gambling of Cogan Pill Glamorgan.
Edward Hamblyn 18 02/09/1940 Deck Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16. Age 18. Son of Edward and Florence Hamblyn of Sidcup Kent.
Albert Henriksson 54 02/09/1940 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 54
Joannes Hindries 49 02/09/1940 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 49
James Ellerby Hunter 02/09/1940 Master Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 16.
Idor Johannes Lindstrom 57 02/09/1940 Carpenter Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 57
Theodosius Nisiforau Maratheftis 37 02/09/1940 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 37
William James Marsh 21 02/09/1940 Ordinary Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 21. Son of Albert William and Catherine Marsh of Cardiff.
Richard Mccarthy 44 02/09/1940 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 44. Son of Thomas and Frances McCarthy.
William Henry Newman 25 02/09/1940 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 25. Son of Frank and Ellen Newman; husband of Ellen Newman of Roath Cardiff.
John Beverley Phillips 18 02/09/1940 Apprentice Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 18. Son of Henry S. Phillips and of Mabel Phillips of Exmouth Devon.
Elwyn Price 16 02/09/1940 Galley Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 16
Andres Rocha 46 02/09/1940 Donkeyman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 46. Son of Andres and Maria Rocha; husband of C. Rocha of Dowlais Glamorgan.
Garnet William Philip Little Rogerson 30 02/09/1940 First Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 30
Santiago Sevillano 56 02/09/1940 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 56
Richard Melville Wynne Taylor 16 02/09/1940 Apprentice Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 16. Son of William Wynne Taylor and Norah Taylor of Marhamchurch Cornwall.
John Arthur Trollope 42 02/09/1940 Chief Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 42. Son of Cecil and Ellen Trollope of Lowestoft Suffolk; husband of Leah Jane Trollope of Barry Glamorgan. Master Mariner Merchant Navy.
Adolf Upit 56 02/09/1940 Boatswain Merchant Navy United Kingdom Bowmore New Parish Churchyard, Isle Of Islay Joint grave 520. Age 56
Robert James Wall 35 02/09/1940 Fourth Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 35. Husband of Anne I. Wall of Builth Wells Breconshire.
Frank James Warner 29 02/09/1940 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 29. Son of Frank and Ann Warner.
Raymond Wellington 44 02/09/1940 Third Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 44. Husband of Elizabeth Ann Wellington of Cardiff.
Thomas Alfred Williams 17 02/09/1940 Cabin Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 17. Son of William Henry and Alice Ann Williams.
Edwin Withall 28 02/09/1940 Second Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 28. Son of Albert and Janet Bertha Withall.
Frederick George Youlden 27 02/09/1940 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 27. Son of Florence Youlden; nephew of Ernest Youlden of Salcombe Devon.

Biela

She was a 5,298 GRT steam cargo ship that was sunk on 15 February 1942 by a torpedo fired by German submarine U-98 at position 42° 55' N 45° 40' W.

There were no survivors

Biela
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
James Ainsworth 18 14/02/1942 Ordinary Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 18
Charles Allen 14/02/1942 Cook Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17.
David Anderson 53 14/02/1942 Master Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 53. Son of Alexander Murry Anderson and Sarah Nicholson Anderson; husband of Ann Anderson of Johnshaven Kincardineshire.
Peter Audsley 17 14/02/1942 Ordinary Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 17
Arthur Morgan Austin 39 14/02/1942 Greaser Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 39
John Barber 19 14/02/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 19
Gerald William Anthony Bello 20 14/02/1942 Assistant Steward Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 20. Son of Genaro and Margaret Bello of Liverpool.
John Joseph Burns 26 14/02/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 26. Son of John and Catherine Burns of Earlestown Newton-le-Willows. Lancashire.
Anthony Benjamin Denham 16 14/02/1942 Deck Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 16. Son of Mrs. C. Denham of Poplar London.
John Dermott 22 14/02/1942 Fourth Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 22. Son of Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Dermott of Radipole Weymouth Dorsetshire.
William Dewar 32 14/02/1942 Second Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 32. Son of Alexander and Margaret Marion Dewar; husband of Lola Jean Dewar of Waterloo Liverpool.
William Norman Dopson 26 14/02/1942 First Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 26. Son of Norman Herbert and Elizabeth Dopson of Preston Lancashire.
Fred Downs 16 14/02/1942 Deck Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 16
Frank Doyle 20 14/02/1942 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 20. Son of Martin and Mary Jane Doyle of Kilrane Co. Wexford Irish Republic.
Kenneth Elgin 17 14/02/1942 Cadet Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 17. Son of William and Charlotte Elgin of Llanfair Dyffryn Clwyd Denbighshire.
Robert Fletcher 18 14/02/1942 Third Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 18. Son of Edward Fletcher and of Ada Fletcher of Oldham Lancashire.
Alan Gardiner 17 14/02/1942 Cabin Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 17. Son of Harry James Gardiner and Christine Gardiner.
Anthony Horace John Goldring 21 14/02/1942 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 21. Son of Hartley Horace and Kate Goldring of Didcot Berkshire.
Henry Griffiths 51 14/02/1942 Carpenter Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 51
William Joseph Hartley 21 14/02/1942 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 21. Son of William and Amelia J. Hartley of Anfield Liverpool.
Thomas Hogan 18 14/02/1942 Ordinary Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 18
William Irvine 54 14/02/1942 Chief Steward Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 54. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Irvine; husband of Margaret Amelia Irvine of Liverpool. Served in Royal Artillery 1914-18.
Bendt Herman Jensen 45 14/02/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 45. Husband of Enid Beatrice Jensen of Liverpool.
Adolf Adrijaan Joost 24 14/02/1942 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 24
Thomas Frederick Lewis 21 14/02/1942 Ordinary Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 21
Eric Lumb 26 14/02/1942 Chief Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 26. Son of Edmund and Lillian Lumb of Stalmine Lancashire.
Robert Mallett 28 14/02/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 28. Son of Robert Mallett and of Martha Ellen Mallett of Liverpool.
Thomas Wallace Miller 24 14/02/1942 Steward Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 24. Son of James Rutherford Miller and of Maggie Armour Miller of West Derby Liverpool.
Frederick Neal 41 14/02/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 41. Son of John and Emma Neal; husband of Rosemary Neal.
George Obrien 58 14/02/1942 Greaser Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 58
Harold Ernest Oliver 23 14/02/1942 Second Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 23. Son of George E.K. and Alice E. Oliver of Bartley Hampshire.
William Patton 22 14/02/1942 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 22. Of New Zealand.
Michael Phillips 46 14/02/1942 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 46. Husband of A. Phillips of West Derby Liverpool.
Miles Collister Postlethwaite 35 14/02/1942 Baker Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 35. Husband of Paula E. B. Postlethwaite of Landport Portsmouth.
James Bernard George Price 27 14/02/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 27
John George Ritchie 26 14/02/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 26. Son of George and Mary Ritchie of Blackhall West Hartlepool Co. Durham.
Jack Scott 35 14/02/1942 Boatswain Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 35. Son of John and Mary Scott of Aberdeen; husband of Margaret Scott of Salford Lancashire.
Colin Rhys Peter Marcus Smeed 20 14/02/1942 Second Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 20. Son of James Marcus Smeed and Sibyl Helen Angharad Smeed of Frinton-on-Sea Essex.
John Sullivan 21 14/02/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 21. Son of John and Bridget Sullivan of West Hartlepool Co. Durham.
Roy Taylor 21 14/02/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 21
William Taylor 62 14/02/1942 Chief Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 62
Lewis Robson Thomas 48 14/02/1942 Third Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 48
Thomas Andrew Whearty 30 14/02/1942 Greaser Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 30. Son of John and Sarah Jane Whearty; husband of Mary Whearty of Staithes Yorkshire.
Philip Charles Wilde 21 14/02/1942 Third Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 21. Son of Philip Brown Wilde and Mabel Wilde.
Jack Wilson 14/02/1942 Donkeyman Canadian Merchant Navy Canada Halifax Memorial Panel 20.

Bintang (Hong Kong)

She was a 5,920 GRT steam cargo ship that was sunk on 15 May 1941 by a torpedo fired by German submarine U-105 at position 04° 27' N 18° 25' W.

Bintang (Hong Kong)
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Arjad Ullah 22/04/1942 Serang Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials
Gad Mohamed Abu 29 22/02/1942 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 29
Genu 22/04/1942 Seaman Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials
Hamade Abdul Gulil 25 22/02/1942 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 25
Gober Hassan 18 22/02/1942 Mess Room Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 18
Poul Emil Hjortholm 47 22/02/1942 Second Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 47
Sverre Johannessen 46 22/02/1942 Second Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 46
Joynal Abadin 22/02/1942 Seacunny Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials
Harry Herman Larsen 46 22/02/1942 Master Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 46. Son of Anders and Forgene Larsen of Masnedo Denmark; husband of Rigmor Charlotte Larsen of Bogo Denmark.
Maung Magsein Kela 27 22/02/1942 General Servant Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 27
Mohamed Abdulla 38 22/02/1942 Mess Room Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 38
Muzammal Haq 22/02/1942 Seaman Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials
Nur-Ul-Haq 22/02/1942 Tindal Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials
Oreibi Hasham Mohamed 35 22/02/1942 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 35
Svend Panduro-Petersen 37 22/02/1942 Chief Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 37. Son of Aage and Ingeborg Panduro-Petersen; husband of Hertha Panduro-Petersen of Copenhagen Denmark.
Rasmus Pedersen 47 22/02/1942 Chief Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 47. Son of Niels Christian Pedersen and Berthe Kirstine Pedersen of Copenhagen Denmark.
Salem Mohamed Ali 18 22/02/1942 Mess Room Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 18
Mohamed E. Sayed 18 22/02/1942 Mess Room Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17. Age 18
Subhan Ullah 22/02/1942 Bhandary Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials
Wazi Ullah 22/02/1942 Seaman Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials
Yassin Awad Mohamed 22/02/1942 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 17.