Service Details
Name:
FRANCIS
Given Name:
DICK
Initials:
D
Rank:
Fireman and Trimmer
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Regiment:
Merchant Navy
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Unit:
S.S. Barrwhin (Glasgow)
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Date of Death:
1942-10-29
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Age:
25
Cause of Death:
Whilst operating with Convoy HX-212. Torpedoed and sunk by U-436. En route Halifax for London
Additional
Information:
Coloured man. ref. South African Roll of Honour 1939-45
Commemoration
Country:
United Kingdom
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Locality:
London
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Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
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Grave Reference:
Panel 14.

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