Landing Craft Support 256 (L)

The Fairmile H Landing Craft Support (Large) had armour added to its wooden hull and a turret with an anti-tank gun fitted. The LCS(L) Mark 1 had a Daimler armoured car turret with its QF 2–pdr (40 mm) gun. The Mark 2 had a QF 6–pdr (57 mm) anti–tank gun.

Name: Asher, George Phipps

Rank: Corporal

Age:29

No.PO/X 114925

Unit:Royal Marines

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin:Husband of Jessie Asher, of Mansfield, Nottinghamshire.

 

Portsmouth memorial Panel: 87-2

 

KIA Information: Known to have been killed in Vlissingen/Walcheren area.

 


Name: Hopkins, Frederick Davison

Rank: Marine

Age:20

No.PO/X 115677

Unit:Royal Marines

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin:Son of Frederick W and Mary E. Hopkins, of Felling, Co Durham.

 

Portsmouth memorial Panel: 87-3

 

KIA Information: Known to have been killed in Vlissingen/Walcheren area.

 


Name: Sheridan, Joseph

Rank: Ordinary Seaman

Age:19

No.D/JX 420266

Unit:Royal Navy

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin:Son of William and Annie Sheridan, of Batley, Yorkshire.

 

Plymouth memorial Panel: 88-2

 

KIA Information: Known to have been killed in Vlissingen/Walcheren area.

 


Name: Wackett, Roy Eric

Rank: Wireman

Age:

No.D/MX 508466

Unit:Royal Navy

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin:Son of William and Yvy Adelaide Wackett, of Nunhead, London.

 

Plymouth memorial Panel: 91-1

 

KIA Information: Known to have been killed in Vlissingen/Walcheren area.

 

Name: Campbell, Clarence Christopher

Rank: Stoker 1st Class

Age:21

No. D/KX 163366

Unit:Royal Navy

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin:Son of Thomas and Lillian Grace Campbell, of Willesden, Middlesex.

 

Plymouth memorial Panel: 89-3

 

KIA Information: Known to have been killed in Vlissingen/Walcheren area.


Name: Rogers, George Albert James

Rank: Telegraphist

Age:23

No.C/JX 271305

Unit:Royal Navy

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin:Son of George Gerald and Edith Minnie Rogers, of Holloway, London.

 

Chatham memorial  Panel: 77-1

 

KIA Information: Known to have been killed in Vlissingen/Walcheren area.


Name: Sowter, Peter Joseph

Rank: Marine

Age:

No.CH/X 113053

Unit:Royal Marines

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin:Son of Joseph and Catharine Sowter, of Gravesend, Kent.

 

Chatham memorial  Panel: 79-2

 

KIA Information: Known to have been killed in Vlissingen/Walcheren area.

Name: Harrison, Kenneth Horsley

Rank: Sub-lieutenant

Age:

No.

Unit:Royal Marines

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin:Son of William Reginald and Mona Edith Alice Harrison, of Sanderstead, Surrey.

 

Portsmouth memorial Panel: 88-1

 

KIA Information: Known to have been killed in Vlissingen/Walcheren area.


Name: Sexton, Douglas Frederick Maurice

Rank: Lieutenant

Age:

No.

Unit:Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin:

 

 

Portsmouth memorial Panel: 88-1

 

KIA Information: Known to have been killed in Vlissingen/Walcheren area.


Name: Thompson, John Edward

Rank: Marine

Age:23

No.PO/X 106354

Unit:Royal Marines

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin:Son of James and Elizabeth Thompson, of Grays, Essex.

 

 

Portsmouth memorial Panel: 87-3

 

KIA Information: Known to have been killed in Vlissingen/Walcheren area.