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.

Newton Ash

She was a 4,619 GRT steam cargo ship that was sunk on 7 February 1943 by torpedoes fired by German submarine U-402 at position 56° 25' N, 22° 26' W.

Newton Ash
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Ali Hassone 27 08/02/1943 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 27
Ali Jaffore 28 08/02/1943 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 28
Alla Narafat 29 08/02/1943 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 29
Colin Bamforth 30 08/02/1943 Carpenter Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 30. Son of Oscar and Ellen Bamforth of Elsecar Yorkshire.
Cecil Harold Barton 05/02/1943 Fireman Canadian Merchant Navy Canada Halifax Memorial Panel 23.
Frederick Charles Black 31 08/02/1943 Second Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 31
James Cargill 06/10/1944 Fourth Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Arbroath Eastern Cemetery Compt. M. Grave 364.
Edward Henry Carr 18 08/02/1943 Third Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 18. Son of Edward Henry and M. H. Carr of Annfield Plain Co. Durham.
Joseph Frederick Fortune 08/02/1943 Able Seaman Canadian Merchant Navy Canada Halifax Memorial Panel 23.
John Spellman Gaffing 28 08/02/1943 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 28
Eric Gamble 31 08/02/1943 Steward Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 31. Son of Mr. and Mrs. T. W. Gamble.
James Clifford Havron 18 08/02/1943 Ordinary Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 18. Son of John and Doris Havron of Mawneys Romford Essex.
Philip Arthur Hember 38 08/02/1943 Chief Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 38. Son of Miles Henry and Agnes Hember; husband of Norah Hember of Taunton Somerset.
Robert William Humble 21 08/02/1943 Assistant Cook Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 21. Son of Robert and May Humble of Willington Quay Northumberland.
Khan Ashraf 49 08/02/1943 Greaser Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 49
John Richard Knox 23 08/02/1943 Fourth Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 23. Son of John and Sybil Knox of Bristol.
Cecil Harwood Lewis 23 08/02/1943 First Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 23. Son of Harry M. and Edith M. Lewis of Rock Ferry Birkenhead.
Norman Ernest Locke 22 08/02/1943 Assistant Steward Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 22. Son of Ernest Edward and Ethel Mary Locke of Purleigh Essex.
Desmond Joseph Lydon 20 08/02/1943 Ordinary Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 20. Son of Micheal Lydon and of Mary Jane Lydon of South Shields Co. Durham.
Hugh Delaney Mathieson 41 08/02/1943 Third Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 41
Miah Askar 36 08/02/1943 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 36
Charles Milne 27 08/02/1943 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 27. Son of William and Isabella Milne of South Shields Co. Durham. His brother Edward also fell.
Mohamed Sabore 30 08/02/1943 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 30
William Murphy 44 08/02/1943 Cook Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 44. Son of William and Mary Murphy of South Shields Co. Durham; husband of Esther Murphy of South Shields.
Peter Mcalister 28 08/02/1943 Boatswain Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 28
Victor Raja Pathmanathan 27 08/02/1943 Greaser Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 27. Son of V. Pathmanathan and of Florence Pathmanathan of Kotikawatte Angoda Ceylon.
Keith Alan Peat 16 08/02/1943 Deck Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 16. Son of John Edgar and Evelyn Peat of Northbourne Bournemouth Hampshire. His brother Aubrey Dennis also fell.
James Purvis 34 08/02/1943 Master Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 34
Douglas Bankshaw Robb 21 08/02/1943 Second Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 21
Thomas Alexander Roberts 21 08/02/1943 Mess Room Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 21. Son of Mrs. A. Roberts of South Shields Co. Durham.
Ullah Akram 27 08/02/1943 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 27
Petrus Rene Van Der Jonckheid 38 08/02/1943 Second Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 38
Allen Hugh White 23 08/02/1943 Third Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 23. Son of James White and of Eliza White of Dunbar East Lothian.
Arthur Leadley Wilson 49 08/02/1943 Chief Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 49. Son of John and Elizabeth Wilson of Eastbourne Sussex; husband of Elizabeth Emily Wilson of West Hoe Plymouth.

Newton Pine

She was a 4,212 GRT steam cargo ship that was sunk on 16 October 1942 by torpedoes fired by German submarine U-410 at position 55° 00' N, 30° 00' W.

There were no survivors

Newton Pine
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Mark Hansen Addy 27 16/10/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 27
John Alexander 29 16/10/1942 Greaser Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 29. Husband of Julia Alexander of Gipsyville Hull.
Albert William Ball 48 16/10/1942 Chief Steward Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 48. Son of Albert William and Harriot Ball; husband of Lilian Grace Ball of Hull.
John Albert Binks 31 16/10/1942 Greaser Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 31. Son of Herbert and Beatrice Binks; husband of Ruth Binks of Hull.
Samuel Branch 35 16/10/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 35. Husband of Flora Branch of Freetown Sierra Leone.
Buama Elisa Yawo 29 16/10/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 29
Walter Eric De Rozayro 30 16/10/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 30. Son of Mr. and Mrs. W. De Rozayro of Dehiwala Ceylon.
Albert Darku Dodoo 33 16/10/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 33. Son of Asafoatse Ofei Dodoo (Adolphus Amoo Dodoo) and Madam Amerley of Accra Gold Coast; husband of Sarah Ablamah Quarcoopome of Accra.
Frederick Duncan 21 16/10/1942 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 21. Son of Elizabeth Duncan of Hull.
John Forth 48 16/10/1942 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 48. Son of Elizabeth M. Forth of Hull.
Thomas Clifford Gibby 31 16/10/1942 Third Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 31. Son of John and Sarah Gibby; husband of Betty Gibby of Llanddewi Velfrey Pembrokeshire.
Peter Glasgow 27 16/10/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 27
John Goodall 19 16/10/1942 Third Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 19. Son of Fred and Mary Eleanor Goodall of Eccles Lancashire.
David Phillip Griffiths 20 16/10/1942 Carpenter Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 20. Son of Thomas and Sarah Ann Griffiths of Beulah Cardiganshire.
Leslie Howard 27 16/10/1942 Second Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 27. Son of Henry Thomas Howard and of Henrietta Howard of Hull. Awarded the Royal Humane Societys Bronze Medal.
James Leslie Hume 39 16/10/1942 Cook Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 39. Son of James Thomas Hume and Jessie Hume.
George Henry Jessop 19 16/10/1942 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 19. Son of Frederick and Annie Jessop of Hull.
Roy Lewis 26 16/10/1942 First Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 26. Son of Alfred and Adelaide Beattie Lewis of Christchurch Canterbury New Zealand.
George Lloyd 17 16/10/1942 Cabin Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 17. Son of John and Olive Lloyd of Hull.
William Mcivor Main 63 16/10/1942 Second Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 63
Henry George Mitchell 50 16/10/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 50
Robert James Myers 24 16/10/1942 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 24. Son of Nellie Shields of Hull.
Raymond Nicholson 16 16/10/1942 Mess Room Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 16
David Peacock 49 16/10/1942 Third Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 49. Son of Charles and Agnes Peacock; husband of Annie Elizabeth Peacock of Whitby Yorkshire.
Harry Rutter 19 16/10/1942 Ordinary Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 19. Son of Sidney and Laura E. Rutter of Hull.
Manuel Saiz 40 16/10/1942 Boatswain Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 40
Cyril Sharpe 52 16/10/1942 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 52. Husband of Jessie Sharpe of Hull.
Geoffrey Arthur Shaw 18 16/10/1942 Assistant Cook Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 18. Son of Walter and Ada Mary Shaw of Spring Bank Hull.
Peter Glyndwr Shields 28 16/10/1942 Chief Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 28. Husband of Annie Shields of Grangetown Cardiff.
Horace Ralph Simpson 30 16/10/1942 Fourth Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 30. Son of Harry David and Margaret Isabella Simpson; husband of Fay Simpson of Leeds Yorkshire.
Maurice Steel 17 16/10/1942 Cabin Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 17
Charles Lane Stephenson 32 16/10/1942 Greaser Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 32. Son of Randolph and Louie Stephenson; husband of Mary Stephenson of Hull.
Ronald Conry Stubbs 17 16/10/1942 Ordinary Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 17. Son of Christopher and Ruby Stubbs of Hull.
Evan Owen Thomas 43 16/10/1942 Master Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 43. Son of Captain and Mrs. S. Thomas of Aberporth Cardiganshire; husband of H. Margretta Thomas of Tanygroes Cardiganshire.
Joseph Thomas 43 16/10/1942 Donkeyman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 43. Husband of A. P. Thomas of Hull.
Robert Guy Thompson 19 16/10/1942 Apprentice Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 19. Son of William Guy Thompson and of Isabella Thompson of Marfleet Hull.
Cyril Turner 25 16/10/1942 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 25
Arthur Benjamin Watt 28 16/10/1942 Chief Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 28. Son of Alexander and Mary Theresa Watt; husband of Hannah Watt of South Shields Co. Durham.
Jacob Weziame 43 16/10/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 43
Alfred Clifford Wood 21 16/10/1942 Second Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 21

New Toronto

She was a 6,568 GRT steam cargo ship that was sunk on 5 November 1942 by torpedoes fired by German submarine U-126 at position 05° 57' N, 02° 30' E.

New Toronto
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
James Frank 30 05/11/1942 Stewards Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 30
Sidney Potts 36 05/11/1942 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 36. Husband of Isobel Potts of Heaton Newcastle-on-Tyne.
Joseph Issac Willson 52 05/11/1942 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 52. Son of James and Sarah Willson; husband of Martha Comfort Willson of Freetown Sierra Leone.

New York

She was a 4,989 GRT steam passenger ship that was hit on 25 September 1942 by torpedoes fired by German submarine U-96 and sunk on 26 September 1942 by a torpedo fired by U-91 at position 54° 34' N, 25° 44' W.

There were no survivors

New York
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Leonard Albert 18 25/09/1942 Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 18
Ian Barker 17 25/09/1942 Mess Room Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 17. Son of Owen Neville Barker and Jessie Barker of Ashbourne Derbyshire.
Anthony Phillip Barrie-Johnson 25 25/09/1942 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 25
Robert John Birch 37 25/09/1942 Donkeyman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 37. Son of Alfred and Florence Minnie Birch of Ealing Middlesex.
Frederick Bond 20 25/09/1942 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 20. Son of Vera Bond of Waterloo Liverpool.
Harold Enfield Bradley 40 25/09/1942 Third Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 40. Son of Walter and Mary Ann Bradley; husband of Aileen Violet Bradley of Flixton Lancashire.
William Harvey Burchell 31 25/09/1942 Chief Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 31. Son of Frank William and Elizabeth Mary Burchell; husband of Lilian Sara Elizabeth Burchell of Kettering Northamptonshire.
Charles Cain 25 25/09/1942 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 25
Donald Fernley Cameron 26 25/09/1942 Third Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 26
Anthony Carroll 32 25/09/1942 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 32. Son of William and Mary Carroll; husband of Ellen Carroll of Liverpool.
Henry Clarke 25 25/09/1942 Fifth Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 25
Stanley Clarke 17 25/09/1942 Assistant Steward Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 17
Robert Cochrane 45 25/09/1942 Assistant Baker Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 45. Husband of Agnes Cochrane of Parkhead Glasgow.
Patrick Thomas Colleran 36 25/09/1942 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 36. Son of Patrick and Mary H. Colleran; husband of M. J. Colleran.
Jack Comber 32 25/09/1942 Second Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 32
Eric Tinker Coupe 21 25/09/1942 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 21. Son of Richard Tinker Coupe and of Margaret Coupe of Shirebrook Derbyshire.
Edward Farrer 18 25/09/1942 Third Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 18
Michael Gannon 27 25/09/1942 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 27. Son of John and Mary Gannon; husband of Ellen Gannon of Liverpool.
Horace George Griffin 29 25/09/1942 Assistant Steward Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 29. Son of Albert Edward Griffin and of Florence Mabel Griffin of Liverpool.
Albert Hakin 18 25/09/1942 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 18
George Cook Hall 27 25/09/1942 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 27. Son of George Cook Hall and Mary Hall of Croxley Green Rickmansworth Hertfordshire.
John Smith Harkins 19 25/09/1942 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 19. Son of Patrick and Mary Ann Harkins of Greenock Renfrewshire.
William Fullman Hudson 28 25/09/1942 Second Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 28. Son of Charles and Mary Hudson.
Robert Innes 29 25/09/1942 Donkeyman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 29. Son of John and Dinah R. Innes of Fraserburgh Aberdeenshire.
William Lonsdale Kitcher 22 25/09/1942 Fourth Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 22. Son of William and Elizabeth Lee Kitcher of Walton Liverpool.
William Knowles 46 25/09/1942 Greaser Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 46
Chilion Mayers 44 25/09/1942 Master Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 44. Son of John Henry and Elizabeth Empson Mayers; husband of Edith Marjorie Mayers of Great Crosby Lancashire. Kings Commendation for Brave Conduct.
John Moore 38 25/09/1942 Assistant Steward Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 38. Son of James Roskell Moore and Mary Jane Moore of Irby Cheshire. His brother Francis Joseph also fell.
Samuel Morrell 31 25/09/1942 Cook Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 31. Son of Samuel and Margaret Morrell; husband of Elizabeth Morrell of Wallasey Cheshire.
Charles Mckenzie 19 25/09/1942 Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 19. Son of Charles Swanson McKenzie and of Eva Hellen Johnston McKenzie (nee Noble) of Aberdeen.
Michael Otoole 22 25/09/1942 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 22
Cyril Oliver 17 25/09/1942 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 17
David William Parker 26 25/09/1942 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 26. Son of Elizabeth Parker; husband of H. Parker of Liverpool.
Henry William Leadlay Pashby 41 25/09/1942 Chief Steward Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 41. Husband of Gwladys Jane Pashby of Lancaster.
William Peel 23 25/09/1942 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 23. Son of Robert and Bertha Peel.
Harry Botsford Reed 22 25/09/1942 Assistant Steward Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 22. Son of Gilbert Sidney Reed and of Amy Isabelle Reed of Wokingham Berkshire.
William Lawrence Reeves 21 25/09/1942 Assistant Steward Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 21. Son of Mrs. L. G. Reeves of Southampton.
Kenneth Wilfred Rhodes 28 25/09/1942 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 28
Harold Richardson 22 25/09/1942 Junior Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 22. Son of Joseph Raine Richardson and Jane Ann Richardson of Monkseaton Northumberland.
Francis Riley 21 25/09/1942 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 21. Son of John and Catherine Riley of Liverpool.
Edward James Scully 24 25/09/1942 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 24. Son of Sarah Arm Scully of Liverpool.
John Roy Sherratt 21 25/09/1942 Third Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 21. Son of John Edwin and Estelle Sherratt of Chapel-en-le-Frith Derbyshire.
Robert Smith 29 25/09/1942 Second Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 29. Son of William Francis and Elizabeth Smith; husband of Nancy Marion Smith of Raynes Park Surrey.
Andrew Sweeney 26 25/09/1942 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 26. Son of Thomas and Elizabeth Sweeney; husband of Maria Sweeney of Huyton Lancashire.
George William Taylor 31 25/09/1942 First Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 31. Son of Thomas Vincent and Mary Gertrude Taylor of Mitcham Surrey.
Kenneth Taylor 22 25/09/1942 Fourth Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 22
Frederick James Thomas 38 25/09/1942 Able Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 38
John Percy Turkwin 66 25/09/1942 Donkeyman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 66
George Batho Venables 56 25/09/1942 Chief Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 56. Son of Joseph Dean Venables and Sarah Ellen Venables; husband of Frances Mary Venables of Bebington Cheshire.
Raymond Arthur Leslie Ware 21 25/09/1942 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 21. Son of Charles Arthur and Emily Mary Ware of Redhill Surrey.
Ernest Stanley White 16 25/09/1942 Galley Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 16. Son of Edward John and Emma Jane White of Bicester Oxfordshire.
Robert Arthur Williams 21 25/09/1942 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 21. Son of Joseph and Hettie Williams of Neston Cheshire.
Patrick Thomas Wilson 40 25/09/1942 Greaser Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 40. Son of Michael and Jane Wilson.
John Liddle Young 21 25/09/1942 Fifth Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 21

Niceto de Larrinaga

She was a 5,591 GRT steam cargo ship that was sunk on 22 September 1941 by torpedoes fired by German submarine U-103 at position 27° 32' N, 24° 26' W.

Niceto de Larrinaga
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
John Oconnell 26 22/09/1941 Carpenter Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 26. Son of Florence and Elizabeth OConnell of Dublin Irish Republic.
John Simpson 41 22/09/1941 Greaser Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 41

Nicoya

She was a 5,364 GRT steam refrigerated cargo ship that was sunk on 12 May 1942 by torpedoes fired by German submarine U-553 at position 49° 19' N, 64° 51' W.

Nicoya
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
William John George 16 12/05/1942 Ordinary Seaman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 16. Son of William and E. George of Barry Dock Glamorgan.
James Stanley Newcomb 35 12/05/1942 Third Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 35. Son of James and Alethia Newcomb; husband of Mary Newcomb of Garston Liverpool.
Douglas Phillips 35 12/05/1942 Boatswain Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 35
Frank Lyle Smith 35 12/05/1942 Fireman and Trimmer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 35
Harold Victor Woodthorpe 20 12/05/1942 Carpenter Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 20. Son of Alfred and Elizabeth Woodthorpe of Woolwich London.

Nigerian

She was a 5,423 GRT steam cargo ship that was sunk on 8 December 1942 by torpedoes fired by German submarine U-508 at position 09° 17' N, 59° 00' W.

Nigerian
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Edwin Bell 22 08/12/1942 Third Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 22. Son of William Robert and Hannah Bell of Tottenham Middlesex.
Reginald Joseph Castledine 38 08/12/1942 Third Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 38. Husband of R. Castledine of Hereford.
Debofa Akpesi 49 08/12/1942 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 49
John Joseph Ealey 38 08/12/1942 Donkeyman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 38. Husband of Sarah Ealey of Bridgnorth Shropshire.

Nirpura

She was a 5,961 GRT steam cargo ship that was sunk on 3 March 1943 by torpedoes fired by German submarine U-160 at position 32° 47' S, 30° 48' E. She was carrying 737 horses mules and donkeys. The attack took place during darkness and the vessel stayed afloat until daybreak when she borke in two. Three members of the crew of other vessels and about 30 South African Army mule tenders were amongst those lost.

Nirpura
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Bazl-Ur-Rahman 34 03/03/1943 Fireman Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 34
Ignacio Cardoz 31 03/03/1943 Boy Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 31
Eleash Ali 43 03/03/1943 Tindal Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 43
Ignacio Fernandes 38 03/03/1943 General Servant Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 38
Idris Mian 30 03/03/1943 Fireman Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 30
Jamshed Ali 51 03/03/1943 Bhandary Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 51
James Middleton Kennedy 24 03/03/1943 Fourth Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 24. Son of James and Louisa Bell Kennedy of Dundee.
Mithan 21 03/03/1943 Topass Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 21
Morkib Ali 33 03/03/1943 Oiler Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 33
Muhammad Ishaq 39 03/03/1943 Fireman Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 39
Mumtaz Mian 44 03/03/1943 Trimmer Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 44
Muqaddas Ali 32 03/03/1943 Fireman Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 32
Mustafa-Ud-Din 24 03/03/1943 Fireman Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 24
George Augustine Nicholson 24 03/03/1943 First Radio Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 24
Qutb Ali 32 03/03/1943 Trimmer Indian Merchant Navy India Bombay / Chittagong 1939-1945 War Memorials Age 32
Thomas Scaife 42 03/03/1943 Second Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Age 42. Son of Thomas and Margaret Scaife; husband of Florence Elizabeth Scaife of Sunderland Co. Durham.

Nitsa

She was a 4,728 GRT steam cargo ship that was sunk on 2 December 1943 by torpedoes fired by Japanese submarine I-27 at position 11° 42' N 45° 32' E. Eleven crew members died - the others presumably Greek.

Nitsa
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
Abdul Hassan 02/12/1943 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73.

Norah Moller

She was a 4,348 GRT motor Passenger/ cargo ship that was sunk on 3 February 1942 by aircraft bombing off West Nangka Point, Banka Strait.

Norah Moller
Forenames Surname & Honours Age D.O.D Rank Service Country Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref. Addl. Information
China Tsai 03/02/1942 Wiper Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73.
Ding Yuan Ah 03/02/1942 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73.
Gee Chen Ah 03/02/1942 Fireman Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73.
R H Hansen 04/02/1942 Second Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73.
Hi Shan 03/02/1942 Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73.
King Wong Ah 03/02/1942 Wiper Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73.
Kong Chang Ah 03/02/1942 Electrician Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73.
Mai Chang Ping 03/02/1942 Third Electrician Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73.
Nee Chang Ngo 03/02/1942 Cook Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73.
Ngo Moo Sai 03/02/1942 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73.
Pao Kwang Chen 03/02/1942 Wiper Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73.
S A Pedersen 03/02/1942 Fourth Engineer Officer Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Of Denmark.
To Chen Ah 03/02/1942 Fitter Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Of China.
Tsing Tsai 03/02/1942 Wiper Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73.
Tsung Chen Her 03/02/1942 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73.
Yen Her Dah 03/02/1942 Sailor Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73.
Yuan Wong Si 03/02/1942 Electrician Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Of China.
Yue Zee Ah 03/02/1942 Quartermaster Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73. Of China.
Yuishang Zee 03/02/1942 Boy Merchant Navy United Kingdom Tower Hill Memorial Panel 73.