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Empire Clough to Empire Dawn

This page has been updated to include basic information about those that lost their lives. The data is by courtesy of the CWGC and I have included information about those who served on the ships but who had a normal burial as well as those lost at sea and recorded on the Tower Hill memorial. In most cases further family information about the individuals is available on the CWGC website - External Ref. #7.



Empire Clough

She was a 6,147 grt motor cargo ship that was sunk on 10 June 1942 by a torpedo fired by German submarine U-94 at position 51° 50’ N 35° 00’ W. She was sunk on her maiden voyage.

Empire Clough

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Empire Clough

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
ABDOOL AWANG BEN 15/06/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
ALVAREZ MANUEL 50 24/06/1942 Storekeeper TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
NAYA JOSEPH GERALD 31 09/06/1942 Carpenter TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
VAN STADEN ANDREW 28 13/06/1942 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.


Empire Comet

She was a 6,194 grt motor cargo ship that was sunk on 17 February 1942 by a torpedo fired by German submarine U-136 at position 58° 15’ N 17° 10’ W.

There were no survivors

Empire Comet

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Empire Comet

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
ANDERSON ROBERT WILLIAM 22 19/02/1942 Sailor TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
BALFOUR JAMES THOMAS ARTHUR 20 19/02/1942 Sailor TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
BROOK RICHARD DOUGLAS 16 19/02/1942 Apprentice TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
CHRISTIE ALEXANDER GARTSHORE 24 19/02/1942 Junior Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
CLARKE RUSSELL DOUGLAS 23 19/02/1942 Chief Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
CLARKE WALTER DENIS 18 19/02/1942 Assistant Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
DAVIES WILLIAM 19 19/02/1942 Cabin Boy TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
DEARSON EDWARD ALBERT 41 19/02/1942 Boatswain TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
DIGGLE MAURICE ERNEST 20 19/02/1942 Junior Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
DONNELLY JAMES 19/02/1942 Assistant Steward HALIFAX MEMORIAL Panel 21.
FRODSHAM JOSEPH 33 19/02/1942 Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
GARRICK ROBERT ALFRED 24 19/02/1942 Third Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
GRANGE WILLIAM HUGH 27 19/02/1942 Junior Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
GRIERSON CHARLES CHRISTIE 27 19/02/1942 Donkeyman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
HALCROW WILFRED DONALD MOWAT 21 19/02/1942 Carpenter TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
HERD DAVID 28 19/02/1942 Donkeyman and Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
LINDSAY WILLIAM WEIR 20 19/02/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
MACDONALD MURDO 20 19/02/1942 Ordinary Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
MELVIN JAMES WILLIAM 29 19/02/1942 Second Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
MILNE JOHN ALEXANDER 24 19/02/1942 Third Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
MORROW WILLIAM JOHN 38 19/02/1942 Second Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
MULLEN JAMES TERENCE 20 19/02/1942 Sailor TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
McENTAGGART BERNARD 30 19/02/1942 Donkeyman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
McILROY SIDNEY ALEXANDER 26 19/02/1942 Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
NICOLSON JAMES ARTHUR 25 19/02/1942 Sailor TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
PUTZ ALBERT LESLIE 19 19/02/1942 Second Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
RICHARDSON ERNEST 20 19/02/1942 Third Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
ROBERTSON ANGUS BANNERMAN 16 19/02/1942 Apprentice TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
SCOTT EDWARD 22 19/02/1942 Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
SIMM JOHN 41 19/02/1942 Chief Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
TIERNEY WILLIAM 23 19/02/1942 Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
TULLOCH JOHN ANDERSON 27 19/02/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
TULLOCH ROBERT WILLIAM 25 19/02/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
WATSON CHARLES 28 19/02/1942 First Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
WILLIS HECTOR RAYMENT 40 19/02/1942 Master TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
WINTHORPE NORMAN SPENCE 20 19/02/1942 Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
WOOD HARRY 19 19/02/1942 Ordinary Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.


Empire Conveyor

She was a 5,896 grt steam cargo ship that was sunk on 20 June 1940 by a torpedo fired by German submarine, believed to have been U-122, at position 56° 16’ N 08° 10’ W.

Empire Conveyor

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Empire Conveyor

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
COOK WILLIAM 53 20/06/1940 Second Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
HUZZEY RICHARD 34 20/06/1940 Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
MACINTYRE FINLAY B. 49 20/06/1940 Master TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.


Empire Corporal

She was a 6,972 grt steam cargo ship that was sunk on 14 August 1942 by a torpedo fired by German submarine U-598 at position 21° 45’ N 76° 10’ W.

Empire Corporal

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Empire Corporal

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
EVANS AARON 21 14/08/1942 Fifth Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
HARDY WILLIAM 27 14/08/1942 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
JAMES 30 14/08/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
MACINTYRE ROBERT ALEXANDER CAMERON 56 14/08/1942 Chief Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
MANSON WILLIAM 58 14/08/1942 Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.


Empire Cowper

She was a 7,161 grt steam cargo ship that was sunk on 11 April 1942 as a result of aircraft bombing at position 71° 01’ N 36° 00’ E.

Empire Cowper

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Empire Cowper

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
DAVIES FRANK 25 11/04/1942 Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
FRASER PETER EDWARD 36 11/04/1942 Boatswain TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
HEARN WILLIAM 56 14/04/1942 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
HORSFIELD EDMOND AMBROSE 26 11/04/1942 Sailor TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
KRISTIANSEN BERNARD 63 11/04/1942 Carpenter TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
MULLIGAN STEWART 37 11/04/1942 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
PATTERSON THOMAS BOLTON 58 11/04/1942 Second Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
SHERRY JOHN 34 11/04/1942 Donkeyman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
TULLOCH JOHN 33 11/04/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.


Empire Cromwell

She was a 5,970 grt steam cargo ship that was sunk on 28 November 1942 by a torpedo fired by German submarine U-508 at position 09° 00’ N 58° 30’ W.

Empire Cromwell Empire Cromwell

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Empire Cromwell

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
ALI HASSAN 31 28/11/1942 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
ALI TAHER 28/11/1942 Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
ALI YAZ 31 28/11/1942 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
ANDERSON KARL 18 28/11/1942 Mess Room Boy TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
BRAYLEY THOMAS GEORGE 25 28/11/1942 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
BURTON CHARLES 23 28/11/1942 Ordinary Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
DENT PHILIP 39 28/11/1942 Master TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
GAFFOOR ABDUL 25 28/11/1942 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
GRIFFITHS IORWETH 23 28/11/1942 Fourth Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
HAM WILLIAM 25 28/11/1942 Assistant Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
JOHANSEN PETER 65 28/11/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
LEACH WILLIAM STACEY 40 28/11/1942 Second Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
LUPTON ERNEST ROY 24 28/11/1942 Second Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
NATHAN DAVID 51 28/11/1942 Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
NOOR ABDUL 26 28/11/1942 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
REED JOHN HAROLD 45 28/11/1942 Chief Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
RITCHIE JOHN 30 28/11/1942 Chief Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
ROSSAN MOHAMED 25 28/11/1942 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
SAMMAN SUMA ELMI 38 28/11/1942 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
SHELLARD ARTHUR CHARLES 24 28/11/1942 Third Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
ULLAH SONA 28 28/11/1942 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.


Empire Crossbill

She was a 5,462 grt steam cargo ship that was sunk on 11 September 1941 by a torpedo fired by German submarine U-82 at position 63° 14’ N 37° 12’ W.

There were no survivors

Empire Crossbill

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Empire Crossbill

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
ANDERSON GORDON TODD 18 11/09/1941 Third Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
BANKS WINSOR 31 11/09/1941 Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
BERGMAN ERNEST 20 11/09/1941 Ordinary Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
BIDDLE JAMES 20 11/09/1941 Ordinary Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
BOLTON JAMES LEWIS 28 11/09/1941 Carpenter TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
BOWMAN FREDERICK CHARLES 25 11/09/1941 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
BRACKSTONE ARCHIBALD 26 11/09/1941 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
CALDER IAN STEPHENSON 24 11/09/1941 Second Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
CARROLL SYDNEY (B.E.M.) 19 11/09/1941 Sailor TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
CASTLE RONALD VICTOR 22 11/09/1941 Fourth Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
COLLINSON GEORGE ROBERT 22 11/09/1941 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
DAVIES EMERSON CLARKE 11/09/1941 Second Radio Officer HALIFAX MEMORIAL Panel 17.
DUNN HAROLD 16 11/09/1941 Boy TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
DUNN JOHN JAMES 55 11/09/1941 Water Tender TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
GOUGH EDMUND ALBERT 20 11/09/1941 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
GRONHAUG SIGVARD 45 11/09/1941 Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
HERAGHTY REGINALD SIDNEY COLVIN 21 11/09/1941 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
HODGSON REGINALD 43 11/09/1941 Third Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
JEFFREYS HERBERT 19 11/09/1941 Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
JONNILD MARTIN ALBERT 46 11/09/1941 Second Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
LIDDLE GEORGE HENRY 20 11/09/1941 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
LINIGHAN THOMAS 17 11/09/1941 Deck Boy TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
MALLON FREDERICK PHILIP 26 11/09/1941 First Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
MacDOUGALL MICHAEL 11/09/1941 Fireman and Trimmer HALIFAX MEMORIAL Panel 19.
MacLEOD FRASER 11/09/1941 Fireman and Trimmer HALIFAX MEMORIAL Panel 19.
McINTOSH GEORGE WILLIAM 49 11/09/1941 Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
OLIVER HENRY RONALD 30 11/09/1941 Chief Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
PEARSON JOHN CLOSE 35 11/09/1941 Boatswain TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
PIERCEY JOHN 11/09/1941 Fireman and Trimmer HALIFAX MEMORIAL Panel 19.
RENSHAW CLARENCE STANLEY 40 11/09/1941 Chief Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
ROBERTS JAMES LEONARD 16 11/09/1941 Cabin Boy TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
SEXTON CHARLES WILLIAM JAMES 46 11/09/1941 Chief Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
SMYTH BERNARD 47 11/09/1941 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
STEVENSON IDRIS JAMES 20 11/09/1941 Ordinary Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
TOWNEND ERIC ROBINSON 38 11/09/1941 Master TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
TWIDALE JAMES WILKINSON 28 11/09/1941 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
WIDMAN HANS 23 11/09/1941 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
WILCOX NORMAN HERBERT CHARLES 23 11/09/1941 Assistant Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
WILSON EDWARD ROCHESTER 58 11/09/1941 Donkeyman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.


Empire Dabchick

She was a 5,874 grt steam cargo ship that was sunk on 3 December 1942 by a torpedo fired by German submarine U-183 at position 43° 00’ N 58° 17’ W.

There were no survivors

Empire Dabchick

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Empire Dabchick

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
ALEXANDER FRANK ALFRED 19 03/12/1942 Ordinary Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
BAILEY WALTER REGINALD 42 03/12/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
BARBER RAYMOND EDWIN 18 03/12/1942 Third Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
BIRCH PHILIP EDMUND (O.B.E.) 31 03/12/1942 Master TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
BLACK ARTHUR WILLIAM 25 03/12/1942 Second Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
BUSH ALBERT ALFRED 48 03/12/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
BUSH ALBERT EDWARD 21 03/12/1942 Sailor TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
CAMERON JAMES ARTHUR 24 03/12/1942 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
CAMPBELL ALEXANDER CORRIGAN 27 03/12/1942 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
CAMPBELL GEORGE 47 03/12/1942 Donkeyman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
CLARK JAMES 21 03/12/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
COWLEY WALTER 24 03/12/1942 Second Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
DEVLIN FRANCIS 21 03/12/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
DODDS JAMES 28 03/12/1942 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
DUNDERDALE BERTRAM 26 03/12/1942 Second Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
GRAHAM WILLIAM REID 28 03/12/1942 Assistant Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
GRIFFIN ALEXANDER 25 03/12/1942 Chief Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
HARRISON BARNETT 17 03/12/1942 Galley Boy TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
HARRISON JAMES 19 03/12/1942 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
HENDSTOCK JAMES FRANCIS 54 03/12/1942 Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
HENRY THOMAS POTTINGER 22 03/12/1942 Sailor TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
JOHANSON EVERT 32 03/12/1942 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
KNOX ROBERT 21 03/12/1942 Third Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
LEECH NOEL 34 03/12/1942 Carpenter TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
MARSTON JOSEPH 19 03/12/1942 Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
MURRAY JAMES FOX 24 03/12/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
McCABE PATRICK FRANCIS 24 03/12/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
McKENZIE DONALD GRANT 32 03/12/1942 Fourth Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
SMITH FRANK 03/12/1942 Boatswain HALIFAX MEMORIAL Panel 20.
STONEHOUSE ROBERT CLEET 56 03/12/1942 Chief Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
SWABY ARTHUR 23 03/12/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
TERVASMAKI KAINO 28 03/12/1942 Water Tender TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
TOLAND ROBERT 47 03/12/1942 Chief Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
WARBURTON RONALD ROBEY 21 03/12/1942 Third Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
WATSON ERIC 29 03/12/1942 First Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
WHAMOND WILLIAM 62 03/12/1942 Donkeyman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
WILLIAMS JOSEPH 39 03/12/1942 Storekeeper TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.


Empire Dace

She was a 716 grt steam ferry that was sunk by a mine on 1 December 1944 at the entrance to Missolonghi Channel Greece.

Empire Dace

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Empire Dace

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
BATTISTA MARINO 37 01/12/1944 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
BLACK THOMAS ERNEST 49 01/12/1944 Mate PHALERON WAR CEMETERY 20. A. 14.
COLOMBO CRISTOFORO 24 01/12/1944 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
DONATIO SALVAI 37 01/12/1944 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
FRANCO 53 01/12/1944 Donkeyman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
GANDIO GIUSEPPE 18 01/12/1944 Boy TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
LA FORGIA PASQUALE 46 01/12/1944 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
LATIMER GERALD 48 01/12/1944 Second Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
LOSITO DOMENICO 49 01/12/1944 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
LUKK ARNOLD 36 01/12/1944 Chief Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
MARRAZZITA EUGENIO 32 01/12/1944 Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
NAPOLI FRANCESCO 38 02/12/1944 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
PANZINI ONOFRIO 21 01/12/1944 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
RECCHIA VICENZO 32 01/12/1944 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
SANTORO LEONARDO 29 01/12/1944 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
SPADAVECCHIA ANGELO 20 01/12/1944 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
THORNE HAROLD CECIL 42 01/12/1944 Chief Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
VITO SCORCIA 35 01/12/1944 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.
WHITFIELD DOUGLAS 29 01/12/1944 Third Engineer Officer PHALERON WAR CEMETERY 20. A. 15.
WINSHIP PERCY ROBERT 43 01/12/1944 Master TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 39.


Empire Dawn

She was a 7,241grt motor cargo ship that was sunk on 11 September 1942 by German raider Michel at position 34° 00’ S 02° 00’ E.

Empire Dawn

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Empire Dawn

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
BROWN THOMAS 24 03/08/1945 Greaser JAKARTA WAR CEMETERY 5. B. 2.
CANAVAN THOMAS CHARLES 36 12/09/1942 Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 40.
COLLINS FRANK WALLACE 22 12/09/1942 Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 40.
CURRAN DENNIS 20 12/09/1942 Sailor TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 40.
DAVIES EVAN JOHN 25 24/06/1944 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 40.
DOUGLASS WILLIAM 29 12/09/1942 Second Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 40.
DWANE STEPHEN MICHAEL FRANCIS 53 12/09/1942 First Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 40.
EDWARDS EMANUEL 28 12/09/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 40.
FAWCETT THOMAS 30 12/09/1942 Third Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 40.
FLANAGAN ARTHUR CLEGG 27 12/09/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 40.
GORDON ROBERT 20 14/09/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 40.
HUGHES ERIC 24 12/09/1942 Fifth Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 40.
MARSHALL GEORGE FORSTER 37 12/09/1942 Third Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 40.
MORRIS PATRICK 45 12/09/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 40.
McCORMACK THOMAS CHARLES 27 12/09/1942 Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 40.
PARTINGTON THOMAS BROOKS 36 12/09/1942 Carpenter TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 40.
SPALDING JAMES ALBERT BOWIE 21 12/09/1942 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 40.
STARCK ALFRED 18 12/09/1942 Cabin Boy TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 40.
TICHENER ALBERT CLAYTON 17 12/09/1942 Ordinary Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 40.
WRIGHT JAMES PERCY 21 12/09/1942 Sailor TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 40.
YOUNG JAMES THOMAS 44 18/09/1944 Chief Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 40.