Merchant Navy memorial, Cardiff

Merchant Navy memorial, Cardiff

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Second World War - Cardiff S-Z

 
 

Second World War - Cardiff S-Z

  • SADLER, Reginald George. Chief Officer, SS Kyleglen (Liverpool). Died 15/12/40 age 36. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk WSW of Rockall. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SAGE, Arthur David. Fireman and Trimmer, SS Empire Eve (Sunderland). Died 18/5/43 age 36. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk NE of Mostaganem, Algeria. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SALLIS, Thomas Victor. First Mate, MV Neptunian (Newcastle-on-Tyne). Died 7/9/40 age 41. Born Cardiff to Thomas and Alice Sallis. Ship sunk in the Atlantic Ocean W of the Outer Hebrides. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SALMON, Alex Edward. Able Seaman, SS Empire Oil (Middlesborough). Died 10/9/42 age 38. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk SW of Iceland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SAMAGOILIS, Nicholas. Fireman, SS Oropos (Greece). Died 18/12/42 age 48. Husband of Penelope Samagoilis of Cardiff. Ship sunk in Atlantic Ocean. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SAMMAN, Suma Elmi. Fireman and Trimmer, SS Empire Cromwell (Sunderland). Died 28/11/42 age 38. Husband of Doris Samman of Cardiff. Ship sunk SE of Galeota Point, Trinidad. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SANGOE, Leslie. Deck Boy, SS Widestone, (London). Died 17/11/42 age 15. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk SE of Cape Farewell, Greenland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SCORFNA, Angelo. Fireman and Trimmer, SS Ashbury (Glasgow). Died 8/1/45 age 24. Husband of Mary Scorfna of Cardiff. Ship was wrecked at the entrance to Kyle of Tongue, Scotland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SCOTT, George. Chief Engineer, SS St. Clears (Newport, Mon.). Died 21/11/48 age 54. Husband of Lily Scott of Cardiff. Cause of death not known. Cremated at Glyntaff Crematorium, Glamorgan.
  • SCOTT, George Herbert. Chief Officer, SS Cato (Bristol). Died 3/3/40 age 38. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk W of Nash Point in the Bristol Channel. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SCOTT, John Pexton. Chief Engineer, SS Milcrest (London). Husband of Marion Scott of Cardiff. The Milcrest was sunk on 7/10/42 when in collision with the British merchant ship Empire Lightning. John Pexton Scott died 18/12/46 age 67. Cause of death not known. Buried at Cardiff Western Cemetery.
  • SEAR, Ernest. Chief Engineer, SS Polperro (Fowey). Died 6/1/44 age 38. Husband of Beatrice Ann Sear of Cardiff. Ship sunk W of Lizard Point. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SELF, Charles Albert. Seaman, SS Skarv (Sunderland). Died 11/11/40 age 31. Born Cardiff to William Self. Brother of William below. Ship sunk in the Bristol Channel. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SELF, William Henry. Fireman, SS Skarv (Sunderland). Died 11/11/40 age 35. Born Cardiff to William and Lily Self. Brother of Charles above. Ship sunk in the Bristol Channel. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SELWOOD, Donald. Cook, SS Strait Fisher (Barrow). Died 3/1/45 age 30. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk near Boulogne, France. Buried Whitchurch (Ararat) English Baptist Chapel Yard, Glamorgan.
  • SEXTON, Bernard Peter. Mess Room Boy, SS Widestone (London). Died 17/11/42 age 14. Born Cardiff to Charles and Mary Sexton. Ship sunk SE of Cape Farewell, Greenland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SEXTON, Christopher James. Fireman and Trimmer, SS Empire Whale (London). Died 29/3/43 age 24. Born Cardiff to James and Martha Sexton. Ship sunk NW of Cape Finisterre, Spain. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SHARP, Maurice Gordon. Third Officer, SS Jonathan Holt (Liverpool). Died 24/2/41 age 22. Born Cardiff to George and Mary Sharp. Ship sunk SW of the Faroe Islands. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SHARPE, Stanley Vincent. Chief Officer, SS Empire Engineer (West Hartlepool). Died 4/2/41 age 55. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk SE of Cape Farewell, Greenland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SHAZMA, Makhmood. Fireman and Trimmer, SS Jeanne M. (Cardiff). Died 2/12/40 age 40, Husband of Glenis Shazma (nee Howells) of Cardiff. Ship sunk N of Cape Roca, Portugal. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SHIELDS, Peter Glyndwr. Chief Engineer, SS Newton Pine (Cardiff). Died 16/10/42 age 28. Husband of Annie Shields of Cardiff. Ship sunk SE of Cape Farewell, Greenland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SHIPLEY, Alfred. Bosun, SS Hartlebury (London). Died 7/7/42 age 50. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk S of Britwin Lighthouse, Novaya Zemlya archipelago, in the Arctic Ocean, north of Russia. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SIMONSON, Eugene. Able Seaman, SS Baron Loudoun (Ardrossan). Died 19/6/40 age 24. Born Cardiff to Constantine and Amelia Simonson. Brother of John below. Ship sunk WNW of Cape Ortegal, Spain. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SIMONSON, John Constantine. Fireman and Trimmer, SS Stornest (Newcastle-on-Tyne). Died 12/10/42 age 18. Son of Constantine and Amelia Simonson of Cardiff. Brother of Eugene above. Ship sunk W of Ireland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SKITCH, George William. Chief Engineer, SS Baron Erskine (Ardrossan). Died 6/1/42 age 58. Husband of Isabel Skitch of Cardiff. Ship sunk N of Rockall. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SLATTERY, William Patrick. Chief Engineer, MV Pecten (London). Died 25/8/40 age 39. Husband of Annie Slattery of Cardiff. Ship sunk N of Tory Island, Ireland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SMITH, Albert. Fireman and Trimmer, SS Beaverford (London). Died 5/11/40 age 18. Born Cardiff to Harry and Frances Smith of Cardiff. Ship sunk in Atlantic Ocean. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SMITH, Charles. Fireman and Trimmer, SS Mabriton (Newcastle-on-Tyne). Died 25/9/40 age 41. Husband of Sarah Smith, of Cardiff. Ship sunk WSW of Rockall. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SMITH, John. Greaser, SS Belcrest (London). Died 15/2/41 age 41. Husband of F. Smith of Cardiff. Ship sunk W of Ireland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SMITH, John. Greaser, SS Barrwhin (Glasgow). Died 29/10/42 age 43. Husband of Winifred Smith of Cardiff. Ship sunk S of Iceland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SMITH, Robert Henry. Chief Engineer, SS Ambrose Fleming (London). Died 29/4/41 age 58. Born Cardiff to John and Emily Smith. Ship sunk in the North Sea. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SMITH, William John Edward. Sailor, SS Fort Longueuil (London). Died 20/9/43 age 20. Born Cardiff to William and Agnes Smith of Cardiff. Ship sunk SW of Chagos Archipelago in the Indian Ocean. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SMITHERHAM, Albert Charles. Donkeyman, SS Fintra (Leith). Died 23/2/43 age 33. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk NE of Algiers. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SPINKS, Windsor. Chief Officer, SS Stokesley (Cardiff). Died 24/4/40 age 47. Husband of Gwendoline Spinks of Cardiff. Ship sunk off the Thames Estuary. Buried Cardiff (Llanishen) Cemetery.
  • SPRIGGS, George Henry. Deck Boy, SS Euphorbia (North Shields). Died 14/12/40 age 16. Born Cardiff to Mrs C. Spriggs. Ship sunk WSW of Rockall. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • STAFF, William Henry. Cook, SS Stancliffe (London). Died 12/4/40 age 51. Husband of Florence Staff of Cardiff. Ship sunk NE of Muckle Flugga, Shetlands. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • STARRE, Thomas George. Galley Boy, MV Glenmoor (London). Died 27/11/40 age 15. Born Cardiff to Hubert and Florence Starre of Cardiff. Ship sunk NW of Sylne Head, Ireland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • STEEL, Alfred James. Chief Officer, SS Lackenby (West Hartlepool). Died 25/1/43 age 27. Husband of Phyllis Steel of Cardiff. Ship sunk S of Cape Farewell, Greenland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • STEWART, Hugh Thomson. Second Engineer, SS Menin Ridge (London) Died 24/10/39 age 48. Husband of Phyllis Stewart of Cardiff. Ship sunk W of Gibraltar. Tower Hill Memorial Panel 70.
  • STEWART, James Valentine. Master, SS Caledonian Monarch (Glasgow). Died 14/1/42 age 43. Husband of Rosanna Stewart of Cardiff. Ship sunk in Atlantic Ocean. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • STIFF, Charles Burman. Mess Room Boy, SS Rose Schiaffino (Cardiff). Died 3/11/41 age 16. Born Cardiff to Ernest and Elsie Stiff. Brother of Joseph below and William George Stiff of Barry. Ship sunk east of St. Johns, Newfoundland, Canada. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • STIFF, Joseph Sidney. Cook, SS Baron Newlands (Ardrossan) Died 16/3/42 agw 21. Born Cardiff to Ernest and Elsie Stiff. Brother of Charles above and William George Stiff of Barry. Ship sunk south of Cape Palmas, Liberia. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • STRANGE, Henry. Cabin Boy, SS Muneric (London). Died 10/9/41 age 18. Born Cardiff to Henry and Kate Strange of Cardiff. Ship sunk S of Cape Farewell, Greenland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • STRATTON, Timothy Gunn. Seventh Engineer, SS Hertford (London). Died 29/3/42 age 22. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk S of Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • STRICKLAND, Cyril Leonard. Assistant Steward, SS Newbury (London). Died 15/9/41 age 18. Born Cardiff to Mr and Mrs J. Strickland of Cardiff. Ship sunk SE of Cape Farewell, Greenland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SUDBURY, Harry Herbert. Master, SS Stancliffe (London). Died 12/4/40 age 53. Husband of Ada Sudbury of Cardiff. Ship sunk NE of Muckle Flugga, Shetlands. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SULLIVAN, Matthew. Fireman and Trimmer, SS Glenlea (Newcastle-on-Tyne). Died 7/11/42 age 34. Husband of Gertrude Sullivan of Cardiff. Ship sunk N of the Azores. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SUTHERLAND, Percy Alexander. Third Officer, SS T.J. Williams. Died 19/9/41 age 44. Husband of Elsie Sutherland of Cardiff. Ship sunk ENE of Cape Farewell, Greenland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SUTTON, Trevor. Able Seaman, MV Cordelia (Liverpool). Died 3/2/43 age 20. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk S of Iceland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • SWAIN, George Wilson Paul. Able Seaman, SS Aviemore (Liverpool). Died 16/9/39 age 48. Husband of Elizabeth Swain of Cardiff. Ship sunk SW of Cape Clear, Cork, Ireland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • TAKLE, Philip James. Ordinary Seaman, SS Anglo Saxon (London). Died 21/8/40 age 16. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk W of the Canary Islands. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • TARGETT, Frederick Thomas. Fireman and Trimmer, SS Caledonian Monarch (Glasgow). Died 14/1/42 age 65. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk in Atlantic Ocean. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • TARR, Hector Frank Roy. Chief Cook, SS Elmdale (Newcastle-on-Tyne). Died 1/11/42 age 42. Born Cardiff to Frank and Mary Tarr. Ship sunk W of St. Paul Rocks, between Africa and South America. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • TAYLOR, Henri. Chief Engineer, SS Glendene (Whitby). Died 8/10/42 age 58. Husband of Minnie Taylor of Cardiff. Ship sunk SW of Freetown, West Africa. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • TAYLOR, John Jellicoe. Fireman and Trimmer, SS Harbury (London). Died 4/5/43 age 28. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk S of Cape Farewell, Greenland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • TAYLOR, Joseph John. Second Officer, SS St. Lindsay (Newport). Died 13/6/41 age 24. Husband of Doreen Taylor of Cardiff. Ship sunk SW of Iceland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • TAYLOR, William Albert. Fireman and Trimmer, SS Empire Hawksbill (London). Died 19/7/42 age 38. Born Cardiff to Cynthia Taylor. Ship sunk N of the Azores. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • THOMAS, Anthony Henry. Fireman and Trimmer, SS Botlea (London). Husband of Enid Thomas of Cardiff. Died 3/7/50 age 46. Cause of death not known. Cremated at Glyntaff Crematorium, Glamorgan.
  • THOMAS, Arthur Edward. Cook, SS Tregenna (St. Ives). Died 17/9/40 age 26. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk NW of Rockall. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • THOMAS, Cecil James. Chief Officer, SS Arlington Court (London). Died 16/11/39 age 39. Son of William and Hannah Thomas of Cardiff. Ship sunk W of Start Point, Devon. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • THOMAS, David James. Fireman and Trimmer, SS Empire Whale (London). Died 29/3/43 age 52. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk NW of Cape Finisterre, Spain. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • THOMAS, Harold Llewellyn. Assistant Steward, MV Panama (Liverpool) Died 11/4/45 age 18. Born Cardiff to Archibald and Lillian Thomas of Cardiff. Ship sunk in heavy weather in mid-Atlantic. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • THOMAS, Hurnan John. Chief Engineer, SS Tregarthen (London). Died 6/6/41 age 44. Born Cardiff to Frederick and Margaret Thomas of Cardiff. Ship sunk NNW of the Azores. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • THOMAS, John Trevor. Electrician, MV Waimarama (Southampton). Died 13/8/42 age 30. Son of James and Anne Thomas, of Cardiff. Ship sunk in the Meditterean Sea. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • THOMAS, Stanley. Junior Engineer, MV Panama (Liverpool). Died 11/4/45 age 24. Born Cardiff to Nicholas and Edith Thomas of Cardiff. Ship sunk in heavy weather in mid-Atlantic. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • THOMAS, William George Elswick. Third Engineer, SS Deptford (London). Died 13/12/39 age 31. Husband of Roma Thomas of Cardiff. Ship sunk NNW of Honningsvaag, Norway. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • THOMPSON, Frank. Able Seaman, SS Porthmeor (Cardiff). Died 20/8/41 age 21. Born Cardiff to Frank and Louisa Margaret Thompson. Ship sunk in collision with the British merchant ship Glendene in St. George’s Channel whilst en-route from Cardiff to Dublin. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • THOMPSON, James Harburn. Master, SS Polzella (Penzance). Died 17/1/40 age 50. Husband of Jessie Thompson of Cardiff. Ship sunk N of Muckle Flugga, Shetland Isles. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • THOMPSON, John Francis. Chief Officer, SS Victoria City (Bideford). Died 2/12/40 age 30. Husband of Dorothy Thompson of Cardiff. Ship sunk W of the North Channel between Northern Ireland and the south west of Scotland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • THOMPSON, Maurice. Third Radio Officer, SS Shakespear (London). Died 5/1/41 age 20. Born Cardiff to Charles and Annie Thompson of Cardiff. Ship sunk off Senegal West Africa. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • THOMSON, Clelland. Chief Refrigeration Engineer, SS Napier Star (London). Died 18/12/40 age 51. Husband of Margaret Thomson of Cardiff. Ship sunk W of Rockall. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • THORNING, Willie Cyril. Chief Engineer, SS Stokesley (Cardiff). Died 24/4/40 age 54. Husband of Jane Thorning of Cardiff. Ship struck a mine and sank off the Thames Estuary. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • TICKLE, Arthur. Fourth Engineer, SS Otterpool (West Hartlepool). Died 20/6/40 age 61. Husband of Esther Tickle of Cardiff. Ship sunk W of Ushant, France. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • TINNOCK, Malcolm Vernon Allt. Master, SS Hindpool (West Hartlepool). Died 8/4/41 age 30. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk N of Cape Verde. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • TIPPETT, Tom Reginald. Master, SS Kervegan (Cardiff). Died 9/2/41 age 51. Husband of Elsie Tippett of Cardiff. Ship sunk in the Atlantic Ocean. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • TOBY, Tom. Greaser, SS Cape Corso (Glasgow). Died 2/5/42 age 39. Husband of Louisa Toby of Cardiff. Ship sunk whilst in convoy to Russia. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • TRERISE, Arthur. Second Engineer, SS Trehata (London). Died 8/8/42 age 24. Born Cardiff to Arthur and Mary Trerise. Ship sunk SE of Cape Farewell, Greenland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • TRYBEST, John. Fireman and Trimmer, SS Tregenna (St. Ives). Died 17/9/40 age 56. Husband of Edith Trybest of Cardiff. Ship sunk NW of Rockall. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • TUCKER, Norman. Second Engineer, SS Stangarth (London). Died 16/3/42 age 45. Husband of Beatrice Tucker of Cardiff. Ship sunk NE of San Juan, Puerto Rico. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • TUCKER, Reginald Charles. Third Radio Officer, SS Empire Tower (London). Died 5/3/43 age 18. Born Cardiff to William and Lily Tucker of Cardiff. Ship sunk NW of Lisbon. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • TURNER, Melvern Robert. Cook, SS Ruperra (Cardiff). Died 19/10/40 age 22. Born Cardiff to Harry and Mary Turner. Ship sunk SW of Rockall. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • TURNER, William. Steward, SS Ramillies (Cardiff). Born Cardiff. Died 8/5/41 age 53. Husband of Louisa Turner of Cardiff. Ship sunk in Atlantic Ocean. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • TYLEY, Morgan James. Second Officer, SS Stokesley (Cardiff). Died 24/4/40 age 49. Husband of Helen Tyley of Cardiff. Ship struck a mine and sank off the Thames Estuary. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • TYRRELL, Thomas. Able Seaman, SS Harperley (London). Son of John and Catherine Tyrrell of Cardiff. Died 12/5/42 age 32, and is buried Cardiff (Cathays) Cemetery. Details of the loss are not known.
  • VELLA, Spiro. Greaser, SS Box Hill (London). Died 31/12/39 age 46. Husband of Pauline Vella of Cardiff. Ship struck a mine and sunk off the Humber Lightship. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • VINCENT, Percival Joseph Vernon. Fireman and Trimmer, SS Ulea (Glasgow). Died 28/10/41 age 21. Born Cardiff to Fernand and Louise Vincent of Cardiff. Ship sunk ENE of the Azores. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • VOKES, Bertram Mansel. Second Engineer, SS Dayrose (Cardiff). Died 14/1/42 age 46. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk SW of Cape Race, Newfoundland, Canada. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WALL, Arthur Thomas. Chief Steward, SS Marslew (London). Died 23/2/41 age 29. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk NNW of Rockall. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WALL, Robert James. Fourth Engineer, SS Bibury (London). Died 31/8/40 age 35. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk NW of Ireland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WALLACE, John Duncan. Chief Engineer, SS Ampleforth (Cardiff). Died 4/12/39 age 40. Husband of Maud Olive Wallace, of Cardiff. Cause of death not known. Buried Cardiff (Cathays) Cemetery.
  • WALPOLE, Herbert Clifford. Steward, SS Empire Tower (London). Died 5/3/43 age 20. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk NW of Lisbon. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WATKINS, William Ronald. Able Seaman, MV King Lud (London). Died 22/4/42 age 29. Born Cardiff to Daniel Watkins. Ship sunk in Indian Ocean. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WELSH, James Anthony. Cook, MV Cornish City (Bideford). Died 29/7/43 age 50. Husband of Honora Welsh of Cardiff. Ship sunk SE of Madagascar. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WERE, Hilmer John. Third Radio Officer, SS Shrewsbury (London). Died 12/2/41 age 21. Born Cardiff to William and Catherine Were of Cardiff. Ship sunk SE of the Azores. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WESTGARTH, James Willis. Chief Steward, SS Glenlea (Newcastle-on-Tyne). Died 7/11/42 age 38. Husband of Bessie Westgarth of Cardiff. Ship sunk N of the Azores. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WESTON, Albert. Mess Room Boy, SS Thurston (West Hartlepool). Died 4/3/40 age 17. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk NW of Trevose Head, Cornwall. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WHARRAD, Leslie John. Third Engineer, SS Baltistan (London). Died 27/2/41 age 32. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk W of Valentia Island, Ireland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WHITE, Thomas John. Second Engineer, MV Empire Gem (Glasgow). Died 24/1/42 age 44. Born Cardiff to Thomas and Sabina White. Ship sunk SE of the Diamond Shoals buoy off Cape Hatteras, North Carolina. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WICKHAM, Arthur. Cook, SS Parracombe (London). Died 2/5/41 age 62. Husband of Catherine Wickham of Cardiff. Ship struck a mine and sank off Cap Bon, Tunisia. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WICKS, Henry John. Fireman and Trimmer, SS Badjestan (Newcastle-on-Tyne). Son of Henry and Minnie Wicks of Cardiff. Died 7/1/48. Cause of death not known. Buried at Cardiff Western Cemetery.
  • WIGGIN, Wyndham Lionel. Steward, SS Canford Chine (Swansea). Died 10/2/41 age 40. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk SW of Rockall. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WILBY, Ernest Frederick. Able Seaman, SS Lancastrian Prince (London). Died 11/4/43 age 36. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk E of Newfoundland, Canada. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WILCOX, Norman Herbert Charles. Assistant Cook, SS Empire Crossbill (London). Died 11/9/41 age 23. Born Cardiff to Arthur and Mabel Wilcox of Cardiff. Ship sunk E of Cape Farewell, Greenland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WILLIAMS, Alfred Leonard Francis Lambert. Chief Engineer, MV Chama (London). Died 23/3/41 age 40. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk WSW of Fastnet. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WILLIAMS, Chepstow Henry. Assistant Steward, SS Empire Heron (London). Died 15/10/41 age 33. Born Cardiff to Elizabeth Williams. Ship sunk SE of Cape Farewell, Greenland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WILLIAMS, Derek Howell. Chief Steward, SS Empire Union (Glasgow). Died 27/12/42 age 27. Born Cardiff to William and Elanor Williams. Ship sunk NNE of the Azores. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WILLIAMS, Henry Eyton. Third Officer, SS Solon II (Swansea). Died 3/12/42 age 23. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk NE of Georgetown, British Guiana. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WILLIAMS, Hugh James M.B.E. Master, SS Britannia (Leith). Husband of Emma Williams, of Cardiff. Ship sunk 25/3/41 off the coast of Brazil. Hugh James Williams died 9/12/49. Cause of death not known. Buried Cardiff (Cathays) Cemetery.
  • WILLIAMS, Leslie Daniel. Fireman and Trimmer, SS Glenlea (Newcastle-on-Tyne). Died 7/11/42 age 19. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk N of the Azores. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WILLIAMS, Owen. Deck Boy, SS Shrewsbury (London). Died 12/2/41 age 17. Born Cardiff to Violet Williams. Ship sunk SE of the Azores. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WILLIAMS, Thomas. Able Seaman, SS Linaria (North Shields). Died 24/2/41 age 61. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk SW of Reykjavik, Iceland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WILLIAMS, Thomas Alfred. Cabin Boy, SS Bibury (London). Died 31/8/40 age 17. Ship sunk NW of Ireland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WILLIAMSON, Harry. Chief Engineer, SS Grelhead (London). Died 2/12/41 age 51. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk N of Punta Negri, Morocco. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WILLY, Ernest Frederick. Able Seaman, SS Lancastrian Prince (London). Died 11/4/43 age 36. Born Cardiff. Ship sunk E of Newfoundland, Canada. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WINES, Thomas Glyn. Cabin Boy, SS Bradfyne (Bideford). Died 22/11/40 age 19. Born Cardiff to Mr and Mrs G. Wines. Ship sunk SE of Rockall. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WINGSTEDT, Charles Reynold. Chief Officer, MV Cardita (London). Died 31/12/41 age 27. Husband of Elizabeth Wingstedt of Cardiff. Ship sunk N of St. Kilda. Outer Hebrides, Scotland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • WINSTONE, Ronald. Scullion, SS Orford (Barrow). Died 1/6/40 age 23. Born Cardiff. Ship was bombed by German aircraft whilst aground at Marseilles, France. Buried at Marseilles (Mazarques) Cemetery Extension, France.
  • YAPP, Thomas Bernard Grice. First Radio Officer, SS Frans Hals (Netherlands). Died 25/10/46 age 32. Husband of Juana (Nita) Yapp of Cardiff. Cause of death not known. Buried Cardiff (Cathays) Cemetery.
  • YATES, John Thomas. Third Engineer, SS Koranton (Newcastle-on-Tyne). Died 28/3/41 age 34. Born Cardiff to John and Mary Yates. Ship sunk SSW of Reykjavik, Iceland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • YEWLETT, Christopher. Fireman and Trimmer, SS Walnut (Newry). Died 27/10/41 age 28. Born Cardiff. Ship lost without trace having departed from Liverpool for Newry, County Down, Ireland. Tower Hill Memorial.
  • ZERK, Douglas Albert John. Assistant Cook, SS Empire Progress (Newcastle-on-Tyne). Born Cardiff to Andrew and May Zerk. Ship sunk 13/4/42 S of Cape Race, Newfoundland, Canada. Douglas Albert John Zerk died on 22/5/42 age 21 and is buried Southampton (Hollybrook) Cemetery, Hampshire.