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.

Goodleigh

She was a 5,448 GRT steam cargo ship that was sunk on 2 December 1940 by torpedoes fired by German submarine U-52 at position 55° 02' N 18° 45' W.

Goodleigh
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Harry Gordon Williams 55 02/12/1940 Chief Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 55. Son of H. and Mary Williams; husband of Eva Agnes Williams of Dinas Powis Glamorgan.

Goolistan

She was a 5,851 GRT steam cargo ship that was sunk on 23 November 1942 by torpedoes fired by German submarine U-625 at position 75° 50' N 15° 45' E.

There were no survivors

Goolistan
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Thomas Patrick Carney 20 23/11/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 20. Son of Patrick and Naomi Carney of Greenock Renfrewshire.
Thomas James Clayton 19 23/11/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 19
Lawrence Routledge Crosthwaite 19 23/11/1942 Cadet Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 19. Son of Routledge and Mary Winifred Crosthwaite of Houghton-le-Spring Co. Durham.
Cornelius Martines De Groot 54 23/11/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 54. Husband of M. A. De Groot of Newport Monmouthshire.
Ronald Anthony Laurence Devlin 23 23/11/1942 First Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 23. Son of Francis and Mary Devlin of Tynemouth Northumberland.
William Gowland Duck, Mentioned in Despatches and Bar 24 23/11/1942 Third Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 24. Son of William Duck and stepson of Mary Duck of Hebburn Colliery. Co. Durham.
Arthur John Fishwick 19 23/11/1942 Apprentice Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 19. Son of Arthur Fishwick and of Charlotte Fishwick (nee Hyland) of Maidstone Kent.
David Augustine Foley 36 23/11/1942 Greaser Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 36
Charles Gieberman 27 23/11/1942 Carpenter Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 27. Husband of D. Gieberman of Forest Gate Essex.
William John Gowrie 35 23/11/1942 Ordinary Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 35. Husband of E. Gowrie of Glasgow.
Frank Green 31 23/11/1942 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 31. Son of George and Daisy Green.
Kenneth Greenwell 30 23/11/1942 Fourth Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 30. Son of Samuel W. and Isabel Greenwell; husband of Doris Greenwell of Blackpool Lancashire.
Ronald Griffiths 30 23/11/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 30. Husband of N. Griffiths of Newport Monmouthshire.
George Willie Gunn, D S C and Bar 54 23/11/1942 Chief Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 54
Lucius Malcolm Hale 18 23/11/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 18
Martin Owen Beauchamp Herbert 22 23/11/1942 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 22
Thomas Arthur Hughes 36 23/11/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 36. Son of Thomas and Eva Hughes of Sheerness Kent.
John Kennedy 37 23/11/1942 Ordinary Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 37
Harold King 28 23/11/1942 Second Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 28. Son of Charles and Anne Marie King; husband of Florence Maud King of Godalming Surrey.
Robert Armstrong Lauder 28 23/11/1942 Steward Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 28. Husband of Jessie Lauder of Rothesay Isle of Bute.
William George Mentor Marriott 17 23/11/1942 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 17
Henry Moyes 18 23/11/1942 Second Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 18
Alexander Mulholland 38 23/11/1942 Steward Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 38. Son of John and Mary Mulholland; husband of Rosaleen Mulholland of Glynn Co. Antrim Northern Ireland.
John Maclellan 30 23/11/1942 Boatswain Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 30. Son of Gilbert MacLellan and of Marion MacLellan of Lochboisdale South Uist.
George Mcdiarmid 40 23/11/1942 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 40
Andrew Mctavish 55 23/11/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 55
William Nelson 17 23/11/1942 Cabin Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 17
John Olmetti 26 23/11/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 26. Son of Vincent and Annie Olmetti.
Frederick Owbridge 53 23/11/1942 Donkeyman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 53
Wilfred De Neuville Poole 36 23/11/1942 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 36
David Purvis 22 23/11/1942 Third Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 22. Son of Charles and Mary Purvis of South Shields Co. Durham.
Robert Richardson 32 23/11/1942 Cook Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 32. Son of Robina I. Richardson of North Shields Northumberland.
Walter Robe 27 23/11/1942 Second Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 27
Henry Douglas Rudd, D S C and Bar 44 23/11/1942 Chief Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 44. Son of Charles and Margaret Rudd; husband of Isabella Jane Rudd of South Shields Co. Durham.
William Raymond Saysell 21 23/11/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 21. Son of Reginald and Mary Saysell of Newport Monmouthshire.
Leo Shields 17 23/11/1942 Cabin Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 17. Son of Mr. and Mrs. William Shields of Port Glasgow Renfrewshire.
John Stephenson, D S M and Bar 21 23/11/1942 Baker Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 21. Son of John Stephenson and of Joanna W. Stephenson of North Shields Northumberland.
David Patrick Sullivan 34 23/11/1942 Donkeyman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 34. Son of Dennis and Margaret Sullivan.
William Thomson 45 23/11/1942 Master Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 45. Husband of Nora A. Thomson of Monkseaton Whitley Bay Northumberland.
William Triggs 35 23/11/1942 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 35
John Lancelot Wilson 18 23/11/1942 Third Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 18. Son of James S. and Blanche M. Wilson of Warkworth Northumberland.
Peter Wilson 15 23/11/1942 Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 15

Gothic

She was a 2,436 GRT steam cargo ship that sank on 12 September 1940 after hitting a mine 7,500 yards from Spurt Point on a bearing of 130°.

Gothic
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
William Kent Buckett 25 12/09/1940 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 25
John Buhagiar 24 12/09/1940 Donkeyman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 24
T Delgado 41 12/09/1940 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 41
Joseph Alfred Dickinson 47 12/09/1940 Cook Merchant Navy United Kingdom Hull Northern Cemetery Compt. 198. Grave 33. Age 47. Son of Charles H. Dickinson and Clara E. Dickinson; husband of Emma Dickinson of Hull.
Edgar Duce 48 12/09/1940 Steward Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 48
William Cecil Jackson 20 12/09/1940 Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 20. Son of Alfred Bowden Jackson and Mary Jane Jackson of Monkseaton Whitley Bay Northumberland.
William Luke Kidd 63 12/09/1940 Chief Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 63
Walter George Lloyd Laxton 33 25/02/1940 Second Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Darlington Crematorium Panel 2. Age 33. Husband of Marie Douglas Laxton of Glasgow.
Gilbert Yeoman Newbegin 29 12/09/1940 Second Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Stokesley (Ss. Peter And Paul) Churchyard Extension Sec. C. Grave 78. Age 29. Husband of Amy Elizabeth Newbegin of Linthorpe Middlesbrough.
James Cooper Nisbet 72 12/09/1940 Master Merchant Navy United Kingdom Sheringham Cemetery Sec. A.W. Grave 427. Age 72
Harry Taylor 30 12/09/1940 Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 30
Harry Thompson 33 12/09/1940 Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 33. Son of John William and Ethel May Thompson of Hull.

Graigwen

She was a 3,697 GRT steam cargo ship that was damaged on 9 October 1940 by German submarine U-103 and sunk on 10 October 1943 by another torpedo from the same submarine at position 58° 11' N 13° 57' W.

Graigwen
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Charles Davidson 43 09/10/1940 Second Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 43. Son of Charles and Ann Isobel Davidson; husband of Hilda May Davidson of Fairview Dublin Irish Republic.
Joseph P. Doller 28 09/10/1940 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 28
Norman Hartley 46 22/03/1940 Chief Officer Merchant Navy Argentina Rosario Protestant Cemetery Sec. Q. Div. 4. Row 1. Grave 24. Age 46. Son of Charles Edmund and Emily Hartley; husband of Elizabeth Hartley of West Hartlepool Cleveland. Master Mariner.
William Bruce Gowans Mclaren 55 09/10/1940 Chief Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 55. Son of Daniel and Jessie McLaren; husband of Mary McLaren of Broomhill Lanarkshire.
Tom Peter 45 09/10/1940 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 45
Ronald James Ponsford 35 09/10/1940 Steward Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 35. Son of Alfred Charles and C. W. Ponsford; husband of Mona Ponsford of Barry Glamorgan.

Grange Park (Grangepark)

The correct name for this ship was Grangepark. She was a 5,132 GRT steam cargo ship that was sunk on 20 November 1942 by torpedoes fired by German submarine U-263 at position 35° 55' N 10° 14' W .

Grange Park
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Reginald Arthur Oats 21 20/11/1942 Ordinary Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 21. Son of Mr. and Mrs. T.S. Oats of Tilbury Essex.
Shaibi Mohammad Nasir 27 20/11/1942 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 27
Norman Clifford Wadlow 24 20/11/1942 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 24. Son of Willie and Florence Wadlow of Gravesend Kent.

Granta

She was a 2,719 GRT steam cargo ship that sank on 12 January 1940 after hitting a mine at position 53° 13' N 01° 21' E .

Granta
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Lewis Armstrong 24 12/01/1940 Steward Merchant Navy United Kingdom South Shields (Harton) Cemetery Sec. T. Grave 7604. Age 24
Arthur Henry Banner 65 12/01/1940 Chief Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 65. Husband of Catherine Haugh Banner of Edinburgh.
James W. Forbes 38 12/01/1940 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 38. Son of William and Elizabeth Forbes; husband of Florence May Forbes of Coventry.
Robert Hood 28 12/01/1940 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 28. Son of Robert Hood and of Jane Hood of South Shields Co. Durham.
George Hughes 34 12/01/1940 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 34. Son of James and Ada Hughes; husband of Ellen Hill Hughes of South Shields Co Durham.
Frank Francis Kane 28 12/01/1940 Donkeyman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 28. Son of Henry and Sarah Kane; husband of Elizabeth Kane of South Shields Co. Durham.
Henry Kershaw 44 12/01/1940 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 44
Matthew Pears 38 12/01/1940 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 38. Son of Robert and Mary Pears; husband of Sarah Jane Pears of South Shields Co. Durham.
Stanley Rae 43 12/01/1940 Third Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 43. Son of Joseph and Mary Rae; husband of Anne Mason Rae of South Shields Co. Durham.
Thomas Scott 37 12/01/1940 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom South Shields (Harton) Cemetery Sec. 1. Grave 289. Age 37. Son of Thomas and Clare Scott; husband of Jane T. Scott of South Shields.
Charles W. P. Stott 38 12/01/1940 Cook Steward Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 38. Son of Robert and Isabella Stott; husband of Isabella Stott of Willington Quay Northumberland.
Robert Thomson 51 12/01/1940 Boatswain Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 51

Graslin

She was a 2,323 GRT steam cargo ship that survived the war. According to the CWGC database, the Date of Death of Mr. Rees-Jones was 4 April 1941. Please see the entry for him on the Queries and Omissions page under 'Omissions' HERE.

Graslin
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Lewis Caradoe Rees-Jones 04/04/1941 Chief Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53.

Gravelines

She was a 2,477 GRT steam cargo ship that was hit on 31 May 1941 by a torpedo fired by German submarine U-147 at position 56° 00' N, 11° 13' W. The ship broke into two with the afterpart sinking. The forepart was later towed to the Clyde and beached at Kames Bay on 3 June but declared a total loss.

Gravelines
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Ambroise Cras 39 31/05/1941 Donkeyman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 39
Diap Arona 40 31/05/1941 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 40
Diavara Samba 44 31/05/1941 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 44
Jean Le Cornec 40 31/05/1941 Boatswain Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 40
Jean Le Douguet 34 31/05/1941 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 34
Jean Le Lay 28 31/05/1941 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 28
Paul Royne 47 31/05/1941 Third Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 47
Jean Soule 31 31/05/1941 Master Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 31. Son of Ferdinand and Henriette Soule; husband of Lucienne Soule of Dunkirk France.
Yeli Tickoro 32 31/05/1941 Greaser Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 32
Bolore Yves 24 31/05/1941 Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 24
Richard Yves 25 31/05/1941 Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 25

Grayburn

She was a 6,342 GRT steam cargo ship that was sunk on 29 June 1941 by a torpedo fired by German submarine U-651 at position 59° 30' N 18° 07' W .

Grayburn Grayburn
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Alfred J. Adams 29/06/1941 Fireman Canadian Merchant Navy Canada Halifax Memorial Panel 19. Husband of B. Adams of Bell Island Newfoundland.
Edward John Brignall 23 29/06/1941 Fourth Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 23. Son of Thomas Reuben Brignall and of Ethel Louise Brignall of Brixham Devon.
Edwin Ernest George Brown 41 29/06/1941 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 41
Sydney Brown 41 29/06/1941 Third Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 41
Donald Buchanan 19 29/06/1941 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 19. Son of Duncan Buchanan and stepson of Christina Buchanan of Skeabost Bridge Isle of Skye.
Albert Chafe 29/06/1941 Fireman Canadian Merchant Navy Canada Halifax Memorial Panel 19. Son of Mr. and Mrs. D. Chafe of St. Johns Newfoundland.
Ernest Frederick Church 32 29/06/1941 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 32
John Diver 17 29/06/1941 Third Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 17. Son of Harry Wilfred and Lillian Elizabeth Diver of Kew Gardens Surrey.
James Farrell 33 29/06/1941 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 33
James Hadaway 43 29/06/1941 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 43
Claude Hardy 26/06/1941 Fireman and Trimmer Canadian Merchant Navy Canada Halifax Memorial Panel 18.
Herbert Allworthy Harrison 30 29/06/1941 First Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 30. Son of William J. S. and Alice R. Harrison of East Dulwich London.
Kenneth Smith Hemeon 36 29/06/1941 Second Cook Canadian Merchant Navy Canada Halifax Memorial Panel 18. Age 36. Son of Lydia Hemeon of Port Clyde Nova Scotia.
Angus Black Kirkaldy 28 29/06/1941 Second Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 28. Son of John B. and Rachel A. Kirkaldy.
Oscar Chesterfield Lowe 29 29/06/1941 Cook Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 29
William Henry Matthews 40 29/06/1941 Chief Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 40
James Mcintosh 68 29/06/1941 Boatswain Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 68. Son of Mr. and Mrs. John McIntosh; husband of Elizabeth Mary McIntosh of Plumstead London.
Nathaniel Mcmillan 23 29/06/1941 Fifth Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 23. Son of William McMillan and of Maisie McMillan. of Dumbarton.
William Edward Neal 19 29/06/1941 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 19. Son of William and Rose Lillian Neal of Dagenham Essex.
David Hilton Payne 46 29/06/1941 Steward Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 46. Husband of Georgina Payne of Barry Dock Glamorgan.
Alonzel Rose 29/06/1941 Sailor Canadian Merchant Navy Canada Halifax Memorial Panel 19. Son of Mrs. H. Rose of Rose Blanche Newfoundland.
Samuel Scott 36 29/06/1941 Donkeyman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 36. Son of Andrew and Elizabeth Scott.
Walter Slade 33 29/06/1941 Third Officer Canadian Merchant Navy Canada Halifax Memorial Panel 19. Age 33. Son of Charles and Patience Jane Slade of Kingwell Placentia Bay Newfoundland.
Elvin Henry Greenyer Smith 35 29/06/1941 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 35. Son of Elvin George and Charlotte Smith; husband of Hilda Elizabeth de-Grenier Smith of Luton Bedfordshire.
Heber Stratton 28 29/06/1941 Second Officer Canadian Merchant Navy Canada Halifax Memorial Panel 19. Age 28. Son of Abraham W. and Mary Stratton of Valleyfield Newfoundland.
John William Sygrove 26/06/1941 Master Canadian Merchant Navy Canada Halifax Memorial Panel 17.
Thomas Wade 57 29/06/1941 Able Seaman Canadian Merchant Navy Canada Halifax Memorial Panel 19. Age 57. Son of Edward Wade and of Kate Wade (nee Costello) of Conception Harbour Newfoundland; husband of Nellie Wade (nee Lewis) of Conception Harbour.

Gray Ranger

She was a 3,313 GRT Royal Fleet Auxiliary (R.F.A.) motor tanker that was sunk on 22 September 1942 by as torpedo fired by German submarine U-435 at position 71° 23' N 11° 03' W. There were 21 survivors.

Gray Ranger
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Thomas Martin Buchanan 46 22/09/1942 Second Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 46
Frank Ernest Burtenshaw 19 22/09/1942 Second Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 19
George Douglas Jeffrey 34 22/09/1942 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 34. Son of George Douglas and Kathleen Jeffrey; husband of Margaret Jeffrey of Monkseaton Northumberland.
Ronald Mcleod 29 22/09/1942 Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 29. Son of James and Catherine Brown McLeod; husband of Elizabeth Dorward McLeod of Dundee.
James Park 42 22/09/1942 Donkeyman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 42. Husband of Margaret Park of Aberdeen.
John Bartie Paxton 42 22/09/1942 Donkeyman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 53. Age 42. Son of William and Emma Paxton.