New CWGC Commemorations 20th February 2021

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  1. chrisharley9

    chrisharley9 Senior Member

    CWGC added the following casualties to the WW2 War Dead Roll today.

    The following were In From the Cold Project cases (Volunteer: Terry Cawood)

    All were members of the Merchant Navy who died when their ship was sunk by a submarine.

    S.S. Harrier sunk 07.06.43 by U-181 off Dar-es-Salaam
    All are commemorated on Tower Hill Memorial, London

    Master
    RISEBOROUGH, Tom Age 57
    Mate
    EADINGTON, John Age 31
    Second Mate
    HARTER, P.M. Age 31
    Chief Engineer
    BLACK, George Age 65
    Able Seaman
    RUBENS, Henry Age 47
    Able Seaman
    CAVIE, Amcott Age 26
    Able Seaman
    KUZWAYO, A. Age 42
    Able Seaman
    NGWANA, J. Age 42
    Greaser
    NGOATJE, G. Age 43
    Fireman
    CLOETE, P. Age 20
    Fireman
    DAVIS, J. Age 53
    Fireman
    NGCOBO, S. Age 31
    Fireman
    MARKOLY, J. Age 22
    Cook
    MTETWA, A. Age 43
    Mess Room Boy
    SHABALA, M. Age 24
    Donkeyman
    WINDVOGEL, Peter Cornelius Age 53

    S.S. Columbine sunk 16.06.44 by U-198 off Angola
    Three of the following died in the sinking and the remainder whilst adrift in a lifeboat in the following four days.
    Most are commemorated on Tower Hill Memorial, London but those marked with an asterisk are commemorated on Hong Kong Memorial.

    Master
    SIMENSEN, Arne Reidar Age 33
    Third Officer
    DAVIES, B.
    Storeman
    SMITH, Vincent Douglas Age 25
    Able Seaman
    LE ROUX, L.
    Able Seaman
    ROOZA, A.
    Fireman
    PETERSEN, J.
    Fireman
    LAWLER, Kenneth Yorkshire Age 37
    Fireman
    AUGUSTINE, G.
    Fireman
    TIMM, J.
    Fireman
    OGLE, V.
    Fireman
    KNIPE, H.
    Fireman
    BLANCKENBERG, W.
    Fireman
    DANIELS, L.
    Fireman
    MOMPIE, E.
    Assistant Steward
    CHIN DONG *
    Stewardess
    TAE SIMUI *
    Carpenter
    CHAN YUANG SHING *
    Cook
    YEN SING WON *

    NOT FORGOTTEN
     

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