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Queen Anne to Radchurch

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.



Queen Anne

She was a 4,937 grt motor cargo ship that was sunk on 11 February 1943 by German submarine U-509 at position 34° 53’ S, 19° 51’ E.

Queen Anne

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Queen Anne

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
BARNSHAW COLIN 19 10/02/1943 Third Radio Officer BREDASDORP NEW CEMETERY C. of E. Sec.
CRAWFORD CAMERON JAMES 29 10/02/1943 Second Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
MAUGHAN MICHAEL 38 10/02/1943 Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
RADFORD CHARLES HICKING 48 10/02/1943 Master CAPE TOWN (MAITLAND) CEMETERY Sec. 1. Grave 25404C.
UNSWORTH JAMES HAROLD (D.C.M.) 43 10/02/1943 Third Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.


Queen City

She was a 4,809 grt steam cargo ship that was damaged on 28 September 1940 by aircraft bombing at position 58° 10’ N, 02° 19’ W. She was sunk on 21 December 1942 by torpedoes and gunfire from Italian submarine Enrico Tazzoli at position 00° 49’ S, 41° 34’ W.

Queen City

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Queen City

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
ALI HASSCORE 29 28/09/1940 Donkeyman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
BATCHELOR EDGAR ROBERT VERDUN 24 28/09/1940 Second Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
ROBERTS GEORGE DAVID 27 28/09/1940 Steward RHONDDA (FERNDALE) CEMETERY Plot F. Joint grave 449.
ROBERTS JAMES FREDERICK 20 28/09/1940 Assistant Steward RHONDDA (FERNDALE) CEMETERY Plot F. Joint grave 449.
RYAN BERNARD 55 28/09/1940 Boatswain TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
ULLAH RAHIM 23 28/09/1940 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
ULLAH TENEFF 27 28/09/1940 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.


Queen Mary

Although I cannot be entirely sure, it appears that the ship concerned here was the 81,235 Passenger ship that survived the war and was eventually hulked at Long Beach. According to the CWGC database, the Date of Death of Mr Cain a lift attendant was 27 April 1941, that of Mr Forshaw an AB was 20 June 1942 and that of Mr Iredale a steward was 24 June 1942. Information on how they lost their lives can be found on the Queries and Omissions page under 'Queries '.

Queen Mary

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Queen Mary

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
CAIN HAROLD 52 27/04/1941 Lift Attendant TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
ELLIS WILLIAM HENRY 33 30/04/1947 Able Seaman MUCH WOOLTON (ST. PETER) CHURCHYARD Row AA. Grave 6.1.
FORSHAW JAMES 45 20/06/1942 Able Seaman SIMON'S TOWN (DIDO VALLEY) CEMETERY Roman Catholic Allotment.
HEADLAND PERCY WILLIAM 22 14/04/1945 Steward SOUTHAMPTON (HOLLYBROOK) CEMETERY Sec. L. 10. Grave 107.
IREDALE HENRY 47 24/06/1942 Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
JACQUES EDOUARD PIERRE 45 11/07/1945 Steward SOUTHAMPTON (ST. MARY EXTRA) CEMETERY Sec. H. 20. Grave 98.


Queen Maud

She was a 4,976 grt motor cargo ship that was sunk on 5 may 1941 by torpedoes fired by German submarine U-38 at position 07° 54’ N, 16° 41’ W.

Queen Maud

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Queen Maud

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
VALE ALFRED THOMAS 61 05/05/1941 First Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.


Queensbury

She was a 3,911 steam cargo ship that was damaged on 6 June 1941 by aircraft bombing and scuttled at position 56° 50’ N, 02° 07’ W.

Queensbury

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Queensbury

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
CLEARY ALBAN FRANCIS 48 06/06/1941 Master TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
COOK ALBERT E. 39 06/06/1941 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
DAW SELBY CHARLES 29 06/06/1941 Second Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
DOW JAMES 23 06/06/1941 Wireless Operator DRYMEN PARISH CHURCHYARD Grave 211.
DRISCOLL MICHAEL 26 06/06/1941 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
IRVING CLAUDE H. 32 06/06/1941 Fireman and Trimmer SUNDERLAND (SOUTHWICK) CEMETERY Sec. V. Grave 10249.
KELLY FREDERICK 53 06/06/1941 Greaser MONTROSE (SLEEPYHILLOCK) CEMETERY Sec. 7. Class B. Grave 2.
PIGDON WILLIAM 52 06/06/1941 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
RYAN DANIEL JAMES 54 06/06/1941 Chief Engineer Officer MONTROSE (SLEEPYHILLOCK) CEMETERY Sec. 7. Class B. Grave 6.
ZOIS JORJE 34 06/06/1941 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.


Queen Victoria

She was a 4,937 grt motor cargo ship that was sunk on 28 June 1942 by Japanese submarine I-10 at position 21° 15’ S, 40° 30’ E.

Queen Victoria

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Queen Victoria

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
ADAMS DAVID 30 28/06/1942 Third Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
BENT THOMAS JOSEPH 19 28/06/1942 Ordinary Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
BIRD MICHAEL 60 28/06/1942 Donkeyman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
BOYLE ROBERT HODGERT 40 28/06/1942 Chief Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
BROWNE WILLIAM ALFRED 20 28/06/1942 Ordinary Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
BURNS THOMAS 53 28/06/1942 Donkeyman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
CAIRNS GEORGE HENRY VINCENT 28/06/1942 Carpenter HALIFAX MEMORIAL Panel 20.
CLAYTON JOHN ROGER 19 28/06/1942 Third Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
CRAIG WILLIAM 17 28/06/1942 Ordinary Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
EDWARDS ALLAN STANLEY 36 28/06/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
EMMERSON DAVID 35 28/06/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
GILMOUR WILLIAM HODGE 26 28/06/1942 Fourth Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
GRANGER ROBERT WALKER 20 28/06/1942 Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
GRANT JOHN 44 28/06/1942 Second Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
HARRISON ROY HERBERT WILLIAM 27 28/06/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
LESLIE ANTHONY REED EMMERSON 40 28/06/1942 Chief Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
LOWSON HENRY 29 28/06/1942 First Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
MACINTYRE CHARLES PATERSON 16 28/06/1942 Cadet TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
MACLEOD RODERICK 42 28/06/1942 Master TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
McKAY JOSEPH 21 28/06/1942 Assistant Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
McVEIGH GEORGE 16 28/06/1942 Cabin Boy TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
NIBLOCK THOMAS HENRY 22 28/06/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
NICHOLSON WALTER COOK 35 28/06/1942 Cook TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
PARKER GEORGE HEALEY 34 28/06/1942 Second Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
PRIEST THOMAS 49 28/06/1942 Boatswain TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
PROVAN JAMES DONALDSON 18 28/06/1942 Cadet TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
REES EDWARD 20 28/06/1942 Third Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
ROBERTSON WILLIAM 61 28/06/1942 Donkeyman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
SCOTT SAMUEL STEVENSON 30 28/06/1942 Second Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
WIGGINS ALFRED BEVERLEY 19 28/06/1942 Sailor TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
WILLIAMS WILLIAM THOMAS STANLEY 27 28/06/1942 Junior Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.


Quickstep

She was a 2,722 grt steam cargo ship that sank on 12 January 1942 after hitting a mine at position 51° 46’ N, 01° 26’ E.

Quickstep

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Quickstep

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
LAWS FREDERICK 36 12/01/1942 Fireman and Trimmer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
MACDONALD DONALD MURDO 35 12/01/1942 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
MACKAY THOMAS LAWSON 32 12/01/1942 Chief Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
MORIOKA BUNSHI 45 12/01/1942 Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
PROFIT FREDERICK MILBURN 22 12/01/1942 Third Engineer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
SPARKE WILLIAM 38 12/01/1942 Master TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
WILMOTT JAMES DEVINE 17 12/01/1942 Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.


Rabaul

She was a 5,633 grt motor refrigerated cargo ship that was sunk on 14 May 1941 by gunfire from German raider Atlantis at position 19° 26’ S, 04° 05’ E.

Rabaul

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Rabaul

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
FOO SHANG TENG 14/05/1941 Cook HONG KONG MEMORIAL
GULLIVER WILLIAM 21 14/05/1941 Electrician TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
MUHAMMAD BIN SAMAD 14/05/1941 Quartermaster BOMBAY / CHITTAGONG 1939-1945 WAR MEMORIALS
OLIVER GEORGE W. 36 14/05/1941 Fourth Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
TAN TON CHEK 14/05/1941 General Servant HONG KONG MEMORIAL
WINK IAN D. 25 14/05/1941 Junior Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.


Radbury

She was a 3,539 grt steam cargo ship that was sunk on 13 August 1944 by torpedoes fired by German submarine U-862 at position 24° 20’ S, 41° 45’ E.

Radbury Radbury

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Radbury

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
CHENY 41 13/08/1944 Chief Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
COOK 13/08/1944 Second Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
CUM FONG NING 25 13/08/1944 Fireman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
FOCK LOI HO 26 13/08/1944 Boy TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
GREGORY JOHN HARRY 46 13/08/1944 Master TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
HSU CHEN CHU 36 13/08/1944 Fitter TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
KIEN CHANG SAE 33 13/08/1944 Quartermaster TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
LOCK WOON FONG 41 13/08/1944 Chief Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
MAMMON 13/08/1944 First Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
MING WONG YEE 24 13/08/1944 Able Seaman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
PING TONG WEI 62 13/08/1944 Boatswain TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
REIS ANTONIO De VARGO 13/08/1944 Fourth Engineer Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 85.
SOHAL 13/08/1944 Second Radio Officer TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 86.
SOON WOON FONG 34 13/08/1944 Boy TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 86.
TSAI KOO AH 38 13/08/1944 Quartermaster TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 86.
WOON FONG SOON 34 13/08/1944 Boy TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 86.
YAO TING SHAO 13/08/1944 Boy TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 86.


Radchurch

She was a 3,544 grt steam cargo ship that was sunk on 9 August 1942 by torpedoes fired by German submarine U-176 at position 56° 15’ N, 32° 00’ W.

Radchurch

UK and Commonwealth Merchant Navy Seamen Recorded as Lost on Radchurch

Surname Forename Age D.O.D. Rank Cemetery/Memorial Grave Ref
COKER WILFRED JOSEPHUS 44 08/08/1942 Donkeyman TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 86.
SAWLE EDWARD GEORGE 28 08/08/1942 Assistant Steward TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Panel 86.