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Mathura to Melrose

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.



Mathura

She was a 9,743 grt steam cargo ship that survived the war. She was damaged on 28 July 1940 by aircraft bombing whilst at Aden.

Mathura

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Mathura

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
MICHAEL ANTONEY 40 28/07/1940 Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.


Matina

She was a 5,389 grt steam refrigerated cargo ship that was sunk on 26 October 1940 by a torpedo and gunfire from German submarine U-31 at position 57° 30’ N, 16° 31’ W.

There were no survivors

Matina Matina

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Matina

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
ARROWSMITH GEORGE 23 24/10/1940 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
BLACKBURN THOMAS BRUCE 46 24/10/1940 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
BROWN REGINALD EDNEY DYMORE 53 24/10/1940 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
BRYANT CHARLES HERBERT 32 24/10/1940 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
CHAMBERLAIN ARTHUR GORDON 26 24/10/1940 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
CHANTER WILLIAM GEORFIE WOLFERSTAN 40 24/10/1940 Chief Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
CHARLTON ALBERT EDWARD 18 24/10/1940 Assistant Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
CLARE WILLIAM 43 24/10/1940 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
CONLOND JOHN JAMES 28 24/10/1940 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
DAWE HAROLD 47 24/10/1940 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
DUGGAN ANSELM BARACHIEL 40 24/10/1940 First Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
EMMONS IVOR 22 24/10/1940 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
EVANS LESLIE 28 24/10/1940 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
EVERETT PHILIP 28 24/10/1940 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
FAITHFULL IVOR RAYMOND 19 24/10/1940 Sailor TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
FINZI GEORGE EARLE WINSTON 24/10/1940 Surgeon TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
FOX PATRICK DENNIS 33 24/10/1940 Baker TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
GABE HOWELL EMANUEL 26 24/10/1940 Ordinary Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
GEORGE ALEXANDER JUBILEE 43 24/10/1940 Engineer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
GRAHAM NATHANIEL 52 24/12/1940 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
HARPER THOMAS FRANK 22 24/10/1940 Junior Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
HAWITT GEORGE FREDERICK 38 24/10/1940 Chief Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
HECTOR GORDON HENRY 21 24/10/1940 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
HILL GILBERT HENRY ALFRED 46 24/10/1940 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
HOLLIDAY DONALD WILLIAM 29 24/10/1940 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
HOLMES ALEXANDER 61 24/10/1940 Second Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
JACK DAVID ALEXANDER (Mentioned in dispatches) 54 24/10/1940 Master TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
JONES HENRY BAIN 23 24/10/1940 Fourth Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
KELLY DANIEL 41 24/10/1940 Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
KELLY JOHN PATRICK 49 24/10/1940 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
KISLEY THOMAS 45 24/10/1940 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
LAMB EDWARD JAMES 28 24/10/1940 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
LARSEN CARL MARTIN 62 24/10/1940 Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
LAVELLE HUGH 20 24/10/1940 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
LAVENDER ROBERT JOHN 48 24/10/1940 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
LEWIS JOHN WILLIAM 54 24/10/1940 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
LIDDELL ALEXANDER JOHN 38 24/10/1940 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
LINDSAY ALLAN 28 24/10/1940 Third Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
LLOYD WILLIAM JAMES 43 24/10/1940 Second Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
MALTBY THOMAS GEORGE 21 24/10/1940 Carpenter's Mate TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
MASSON GEORGE 26 24/10/1940 Sailor TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
MILLETT WILLIAM GEORGE 43 24/10/1940 Storekeeper TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
MORGAN WILFRED 33 24/10/1940 Boatswain TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
MOSS FRANK 60 24/10/1940 Chief Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
McCARTHY JAMES 34 24/10/1940 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
McGRATH THOMAS FRANCIS 45 24/10/1940 Assistant Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
McLAUGHLIN ROBERT O'NEIL 24 24/10/1940 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
NEWSOME JOHN 50 24/10/1940 Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
O'HARA JAMES 50 24/10/1940 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
ORPIN FRANK ENOCH 38 24/10/1940 Third Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
OSBORNE ALFRED JAMES 20 24/10/1940 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
PIPER GEORGE FREDERICK 27 24/10/1940 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
PRICE WILLIAM HENRY 26 24/10/1940 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
PRINCE ZACH 46 24/10/1940 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
PURCELL JAMES WILLIAM PEAT 36 24/10/1940 Junior Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
SHAW HENRY ALBERT 47 24/10/1940 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
SMITH SAMUEL 26 24/10/1940 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
STIDOLPH JAMES EDWARD 26 24/10/1940 Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
SWALE ERIC 38 24/10/1940 Second Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
TAKLE JACK LESLIE 15 24/10/1940 Deck Boy TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
THOMAS 34 24/10/1940 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
THORNER PHILIP WILLIAM DAVID 35 24/10/1940 Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
WALDEN EDWARD 50 24/10/1940 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
WATTS THOMAS JOHN ELLIOT 19 24/10/1940 Second Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
WEBSTER FERDINAND 40 24/10/1940 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
WHITE ARTHUR JOSEPH 50 24/10/1940 Chief Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
WHITE KENNETH WALTER JAMES 25 24/10/1940 Sailor TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
WRAY WILLIAM JAMES 51 24/10/1940 Carpenter TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.


Mauretania

She was a 35,738 grt steam Passenger/ refrigerated cargo ship that survived the war. According to the CWGC database, the Date of Death of Mr Oddy who was a barkeeper was 23 September 1941. Please see the entry for him on the Queries and Omissions page under 'Omissions'.

Mauretania

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Mauretania

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
APPLETON GEORGE 46 27/10/1942 Chef TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 99.
ODDY WALTER 38 23/09/1941 Barkeeper TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.


Maurita

She was a 197 grt steam cargo ship that sunk on 12 November 1941 after hitting a mine at Hilbre Swash, Dee Estuary, Liverpool Bay.

Maurita

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Maurita

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
BOWLES CHARLES JAMES 64 12/11/1941 Chief Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
FERN HENRY 51 12/11/1941 Second Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
HEPBURN JOSEPH C. 21 12/11/1941 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
HUTTON ROBERT 37 12/11/1941 Master CONNAH'S QUAY CEMETERY Sec. T. Grave 11.
KENNEDY GEORGE 34 12/11/1941 Mate TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.


Mavis

She was a 935 grt steam cargo ship that was sunk on 20 May 1940 off No. 4 Green Buoy Calais Roads. This would have been just before the evacuation of Dunkirk.

Mavis

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Mavis

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
GILL SIDNEY JAMES 41 20/05/1940 Second Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
STRAWBRIDGE WILLIAM 28 20/05/1940 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
WOODHOUSE JOHN 44 20/05/1940 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.


Maycrest

She was a 5,880 grt steam cargo ship that was scuttled on 4 August 1944 as a blockship in support of the Normandy Landings.

Maycrest

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Maycrest

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
CLOTHIER REGINALD 48 25/12/1941 Chief Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.


Medjerda

She was a 4,380 grt steam cargo ship that was sunk on 18 March 1941 by a torpedo fired by German submarine U-105 at position 17° 00’ N, 21° 00’ W.

Medjerda Medjerda

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Medjerda

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
ANDERSON MAGNUS 23 17/03/1941 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
ANDERSON ROBERT 43 17/03/1941 Donkeyman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
BANKS CHARLES EDWARD 34 17/03/1941 Master TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
BROWN JOHN STONEHOUSE 20 17/03/1941 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
BROWNLESS ALAN 15 17/03/1941 Mess Room Boy TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
COZENS HARRY CUBITT 21 17/03/1941 Fourth Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
CROZIER ROBERT CHESHIRE 24 17/03/1941 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
CUSHLEY WILLIAM 38 17/03/1941 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
DOOLEY JAMES HARRISON 24 17/03/1941 Third Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
EDGE FREDERICK WILLIAM 26 17/03/1941 Sailor TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
ELDER CLIFFORD 20 17/03/1941 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
FRANKLIN RAYMOND GEORGE 16 17/03/1941 Ordinary Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
GUNN WILLIAM 34 17/03/1941 Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
HANCOCK NORMAN 27 17/03/1941 Second Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
HENDERSON JAMES 35 17/03/1941 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
HENDERSON ROBERT HENRY 27 17/03/1941 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
HURRELL ALBERT 22 17/03/1941 Sailor TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
KARLSON 59 17/03/1941 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
KITCHING HUTTON 28 17/03/1941 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
LAWRENSON FRANKLAN DAVISON 34 17/03/1941 Second Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
LONGSTER CLEMENCE JAMES 34 17/03/1941 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
LYE ARTHUR 31 17/03/1941 Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
MYERS GEORGE 53 17/03/1941 Chief Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
McDONALD JOSEPH 27 17/03/1941 Second Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
McLEVY JOHN CHARLES 19 17/03/1941 Third Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
O'KANE JOHN ANDREW 17 17/03/1941 Ordinary Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
PHILLIPS ROBERT 28 17/03/1941 Third Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
ROBERTS HARRY 26 17/03/1941 Sailor TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
ROBERTS ROBERT DAVID 29 17/03/1941 Boatswain TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
RUTHERFORD JOHN 25 17/03/1941 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
SANDERS JAMES 33 17/03/1941 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
STEWART JOHN GEORGE 38 17/03/1941 Chief Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
SUGGITT ROBERT WILLIAM 26 17/03/1941 Galley Boy TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
VOLKAERTS LOUIS 45 17/03/1941 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
WILKINSON HUBERT 41 17/03/1941 First Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.


Melbourne Star

She was a 11,076 grt motor refrigerated cargo ship that was sunk on 2 April 1943 by German submarine U-129 at position 28° 05’ N, 57° 30’ W. At the time of the attack, the ship was travelling unescorted from Liverpool to Sydney via the Panama Canal carrying torpedoes and ammunition. She was struck by two torpedoes and sank within two minutes. Of the complement of 119 there were just 4 survivors.

Melbourne Star Melbourne Star

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Melbourne Star

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
ADAMS GEORGE JAMES 35 02/04/1943 Carpenter TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
AITKEN GEORGE 18 02/04/1943 Steward's Boy TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
ALMOND CHARLES WILLIAM (Mentioned in dispatches) 39 02/04/1943 Chief Refrigerator Engineer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
ATKINS HENRY JOSEPH 22 02/04/1943 Junior Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
AYLING PETER ANTHONY 18 02/04/1943 Cadet TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
BATES WILLIAM 47 02/04/1943 Donkeyman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
BLANDFORD HARRY (D.S.C.) 52 02/04/1943 Chief Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
BOWLES JOHN 47 02/04/1943 Chief Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
BOYLE MICHAEL CHRISTOPHER 39 02/04/1943 Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
BRADSHAW WILLIAM 31 02/04/1943 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
BROWN ANDREW 28 13/08/1942 Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
CAMILLERI WILLIAM 31 02/04/1943 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
CHRISTIE ALEXANDER CORMACK 29 02/04/1943 Electrician TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
COCHRANE PATRICK 28 13/08/1942 Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
COOK JOHN (D.S.M.) 36 02/04/1943 Boatswain TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
COULTHARD ALEC 22 02/04/1943 Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
DAVIES FREDERICK WILLINGTON 17 02/04/1943 Third Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
DAVIES RICHARD LLEWELLYN 36 02/04/1943 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
DUNVILLE ROBERT HENRY 23 02/04/1943 Third Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
ELSEY FREDERICK 28 02/04/1943 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
GESSEY JOHN ALBERT EDWIN 18 02/04/1943 Steward's Boy TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
GREENWOOD ALEXANDER (D.S.M.) 39 02/04/1943 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
HALL ANTHONY GEORGE 17 02/04/1943 Cadet TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
HALL JAMES BENNETT 57 02/04/1943 Master TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
HAMILTON JOHN NORMAN 36 02/04/1943 Second Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
HAMPSON ERIC 27 02/04/1943 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
HAUGH JAMES 27 02/04/1943 Second Refrigerator Engineer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
HAYES ROBERT 29 02/04/1943 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
HEALEY JAMES GALLOP 33 02/04/1943 Storekeeper TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
HENSHALL CLIFFORD 20 02/04/1943 Junior Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
HOGAN CHRISTOPHER 36 02/04/1943 Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
HUTCHINSON RONALD IAN WILLIAM 21 02/04/1943 Writer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
INCE HOWARD 22 13/08/1942 Petty Officer Supply TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
INSKIP RALPH CROOKSHANK 31 02/04/1943 Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
KELLY JOHN THOMAS 22 13/08/1942 Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
LAMBERT GEORGE FREDERICK 50 02/04/1943 Baker TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
LANNON JOHN 43 02/04/1943 Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
LAWSON THOMAS 26 02/04/1943 Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
LEAY ERIC NORMAN 17 02/04/1943 Steward's Boy TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
LECKIE THOMAS SPROAT 29 02/04/1943 Second Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
LEUNIG NORMAN ALFRED 22 02/04/1943 Fourth Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
LEWIS IAN W. 24 02/04/1943 Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
MACSHERRY DENNIS LOUIS THOMAS 26 02/04/1943 Surgeon TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
MARTIN JAMES D'ARCY 25 02/04/1943 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
MAY WILLIAM LAWSON 20 02/04/1943 Fourth Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
MICHAELS THOMAS 16 02/04/1943 Galley Boy TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
MORGAN DENNIS 17 13/08/1942 Steward's Boy TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
MURPHY PHILIP 38 02/04/1943 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
MacKINNON DONALD JOHN 27 03/04/1943 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
McCAFFERTY GERALD COLUMBA 27 02/04/1943 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
McCALL JOHN STRONG 23 02/04/1943 Junior Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
McCANN PETER 23 13/08/1942 Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
McGARRY JOHN BERNARD 36 02/04/1943 Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
McGOVERN PHILIP 21 02/04/1943 Ordinary Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
McWILLIAM FREDERICK (D.S.M.) 34 02/04/1943 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
O'CONNOR FRANK 17 02/04/1943 Ordinary Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
O'CONNOR HERBERT (D.S.M.) 41 02/04/1943 Chief Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 9.
O'NEILL CHRISTOPHER 47 02/04/1943 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
O'NEILL JOHN 18 02/04/1943 Deck Boy TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
OWEN WILLIAM 18 13/08/1942 Sailor TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
PARSONAGE PETER MATTHEWS 18 02/04/1943 Fourth Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
PARSONS LESLIE THOMAS (D.S.C.) 38 02/04/1943 Chief Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
PERCIVAL WILLIAM HENRY 27 03/04/1943 Electrician TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
PILKINGTON JOHN SAMUEL 26 02/04/1943 Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
PITKIN JAMES ALFRED GEORGE 23 02/04/1943 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
RICE HENRY 20 02/04/1943 Sailor TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
RICHARDS WILLIAM EDWARD 31 02/04/1943 Second Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
RIPPON STANLEY 27 02/04/1943 Senior Fourth Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
SENIOR HARRY FERGUSON 21 02/04/1943 Third Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
SHEEHAN PATRICK 27 02/04/1943 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
SMITH FREDERICK 29 02/04/1943 Assistant Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
SMITH LESLIE 40 02/04/1943 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
TRELIVING HAROLD 40 02/04/1943 Senior Second Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
WALKER DANIEL 39 13/08/1942 Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
WEBB EDWARD JOHN 54 02/04/1943 Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
WELCH HARRY 47 13/08/1942 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
WHIPP ERIC 26 02/04/1943 Junior Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
WHITE SELWYN WILLIAM 28 02/04/1943 Senior Third Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
WHITESIDE GERALD M. 49 02/04/1943 Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
WILLIAMS LESLIE 20 05/09/1940 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
WILSON ERNEST 22 02/04/1943 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
WITHAM SOREN ALBERT TERKELSEN 26 02/04/1943 First Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
YOUNG REGINALD 31 02/04/1943 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.


Melmore Head

She was a 5,319 grt steam cargo ship that was sunk on 28 December 1942 by torpedoes fired by German submarine U-225 at position 43° 27’ N, 27° 15’ W.

Melmore Head

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Melmore Head

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
BOND AUGUSTUS CHARLES 32 28/12/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
BOTHA HENRY 36 28/12/1942 Carpenter TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
COLLYER REGINALD THOMAS AUGUSTUS 17 28/12/1942 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
CRONE ROBERT 28 28/12/1942 Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
DICKINSON HAROLD 26 28/12/1942 Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
FENNELL PATRICK 60 28/12/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
HICKS KENNETH HENRY 19 28/12/1942 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
MAHONEY JAMES 31 28/12/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
McCALMONT MARIOTT 44 28/12/1942 Storekeeper TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
McNINCH HERBERT ALEXANDER 41 28/12/1942 Chief Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
OWEN MELVYN 18 28/12/1942 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
PROWSE IVOR JAMES 19 28/12/1942 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
SCOTT JOHN JAMES 42 16/06/1945 Able Seaman NEWPORT (ST. WOOLOS) CEMETERY Block 85. Grave 32.
TONER PATRICK JOSEPH 41 28/12/1942 Greaser TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.


Melrose

She was a 1,653 grt steam cargo ship that sunk on 15 March 1940 after hitting a mine at position 51° 21’ N, 02° 13’ E.

Melrose Melrose

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Melrose

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
ADAMS WILLIAM 42 15/03/1940 Carpenter TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 69.
AVERY ROY HAMILTON THOMAS 15/03/1940 Able Seaman HALIFAX MEMORIAL Panel 17.
BOWMAN JAMES 20 15/03/1940 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 70.
CAFFERTY JAMES 46 15/03/1940 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 70.
CHALMERS JAMES 59 15/03/1940 Chief Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 70.
CLARK JAMES 26 15/03/1940 Boatswain TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 70.
CONWAY JAMES 54 15/03/1940 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 70.
DICK CHARLES 25 15/03/1940 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 70.
FERGUSON JAMES 50 15/03/1940 Second Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 70.
MACDONALD ROBERT PAGET 15 15/03/1940 Ordinary Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 70.
MARTIN JAMES K. 22 15/03/1940 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 70.
MORTON ALEXANDER GILLAN 31 15/03/1940 Donkeyman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 70.
MacLEAN NEIL 41 15/03/1940 Chief Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 70.
PAXTON ALEXANDER 50 15/03/1940 Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 70.
THOMSON ALEXANDER 32 15/03/1940 Second Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 70.
URE ANDREW DOW 22 15/03/1940 Third Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 70.
YOUNG JAMES 19 15/03/1940 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 70.