Landing Craft Support 258 (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: Allport, John Henry

Rank: Telegraphist

Age:

No.D/JX 569453

Unit:Royal Navy

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin:

 

Plymouth memorial Panel: 88, Column 3

 

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

 

 


Name: Dearden, Norman

Rank: Able Seaman

Age:20

No.D/JX 368278

Unit:Royal Navy

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin: Son of James and Nellie Dearden, of Newton Heath, Lancashire.

 

Plymouth memorial Panel: 81, Column 2

 

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


Name: Fletcher, Sydney Douglas

Rank: Marine

Age:19

No.CH/X 109493

Unit:Royal Marines

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin: Son of John and Annie Matilda Fletcher, of Hanwell, Middlesex.

 

Chatham memorial Panel: 79, Column 2

 

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

 


Name: Fletcher, Sydney Douglas

Rank: Marine

Age:19

No.CH/X 109493

Unit:Royal Marines

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin: Son of John and Annie Matilda Fletcher, of Hanwell, Middlesex.

 

Chatham memorial Panel: 79, Column 2

 

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


Name: Holley, Edwin James

Rank: Able Seaman

Age:20

No.D/JX 416295

Unit:Royal Navy

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin: Son of Sidney and Florence Mathilda Holley, of Taunton, Somerset.

 

Plymouth memorial Panel: 86, Column 3

 

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

 


Name: Page, Henry Edward

Rank: Able Seaman

Age:21

No.D/JX 422909

Unit:Royal Navy

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin: Son of Henry and Emily Page, of Loughton, Essex.

 

Plymouth memorial Panel: 87, Column 1

 

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

 


Name: Ritchie, James

Rank: Marine

Age:

No.CH/X 111127

Unit:Royal Marines

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin: Son of Frances and Mary Ritchie, of Edinburgh.

 

Chatham memorial Panel: 79, Column 2

 

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


Name: Woodnoth, Hubert Wills (DSC)

Rank: Sub-Lieutenant

Age:31

No.

Unit:Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin: Husband of Gladys Harriett Woodnoth, Clapham Park, London.

Son of Pervy H. and Amy Beatrice Woodnoth.

 

Chatham memorial Panel: 79, Column 3

 

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

Name: Coombs, Frank Charles

Rank: Telegraphist

Age:20

No.D/JX 359217

Unit:Royal Navy

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin: Son of Horace D and Hilda M Coombs, of Glouchester.

 

Plymouth memorial Panel: 88, Column 3

 

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

 


Name: Dicks, Daniel

Rank: Able Seaman

Age:

No.P/JX 295513

Unit:Royal Navy

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin: Son of James and Nellie Dearden, of Newton Heath, Lancashire.

 

Plymouth memorial Panel: 81, Column 2

 

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


Name: Fraser, James

Rank: Stoker 1st Class

Age:25

No.P/KX 104452

Unit:Royal Navy

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin: Son of John and Marion Hogg Fraser, Bonnybridge, Stirlingshire.

 

Portsmouth memorial Panel: 85, Column 3

 

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


Name: Guy, Ronald

Rank: Marine

Age:27

No.PLY/X 109412

Unit:Royal Marines

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin: Son of William Alfred and Sarah Ann Guy, of Altrincham, Cheshire.

 

Plymouth memorial Panel: 92, Column 1

 

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

 


Name: Johnson, Albert

Rank: Stoker 1st Class

Age:

No.P/KX 179553

Unit:Royal Navy

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin: Son of  Arthur and Catherine Johnson, of Dudley, Worcestershire.

 

Plymouth memorial Panel: 86, Column 1

 

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

 


Name: Postles, Roy William

Rank: Corporal

Age:

No.PLY/X 109205

Unit:Royal Marines

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin:

 

Plymouth memorial Panel: 92, Column 1

 

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

 

 


Name: Sharples, Alan

Rank: Able Seaman

Age:19

No.D/JX 421246

Unit:Royal Navy

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin: Husband of Joan Sharples, of Walthamstow, Essex

 

Plymouth memorial Panel: 87, Column 2

 

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

 

 

Name: Crozier, James

Rank: Leading Seaman

Age:22

No.P/JX 348427

Unit:Royal Navy

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin: Son of James William and Eleanor louise Crozier.

 

Portsmouth memorial Panel: 88, Column 3

 

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

 


Name: Edwards, Ronald Aaron

Rank: Wireman

Age:19

No.D/MX 510020

Unit:Royal Navy

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin: Son of Allan and Mary Edwards, of Hereford.

 

Plymouth memorial Panel: 91, Column 1

 

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


Name: Griffiths, Denzil Norman Hugh

Rank: Able Seaman

Age:20

No.D/JX 348334

Unit:Royal Navy

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin: Son of Charles and Margaret Grifftihs, Pembroke Dock, Pembrokeshire.

 

Plymouth memorial Panel: 86, Column 2

 

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


Name: Griffiths, Denzil Norman Hugh

Rank: Able Seaman

Age:20

No.D/JX 348334

Unit:Royal Navy

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin: Son of Charles and Margaret Grifftihs, Pembroke Dock, Pembrokeshire.

 

Plymouth memorial Panel: 86, Column 2

 

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


Name: Lakeland, John

Rank: Marine

Age:39

No.PLY/X 105848

Unit:Royal Marines

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin: Son of John and Ann Lakeland, of Great Harwood, Lancashire.

 

Plymouth memorial Panel: 92, Column 1

 

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


Name: Reynolds, John Charles

Rank: Petty Officer Motor Mechanic

Age:32

No.P/MX 100441

Unit:Royal Navy

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin: Son of Patrick and Jane Reynolds, of Streatham, London.

 

Portsmouth memorial Panel: 86, Column 2

 

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


Name: Sutton, James Thomas

Rank: Ordnance Artificer 5th Class

Age:20

No.D/MX 102787

Unit:Royal Navy

Missing since: 01-11-1944

Next of Kin: Son of Richard and Edith Sutton, of Tarleton, Lancashire.

 

Plymouth memorial Panel: 90, Column 3

 

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