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HMNZS Leander Casualties

HMNZS Leander Casualties at Kula Gulf July 1943

The New Zealand Herald of Monday 19th July 1943 carried this

statement from Navy Office Wellington:-

 

The following naval action casualties were announced tonight:-

KILLED

KNIGHT A.F.A.

Stoker 1st Class

Auckland

NAULAMATUA S.

Ordinary Seaman

Fiji

WESTCOTT E.

Engine room Artificer 3rd Class

Auckland

MISSING PRESUMED KILLED

BARLOW A.

Commissioned Electrician

Auckland

BATTERSBY J.O.

Actg Stoker Petty Officer

Auckland

BOATE B.P.

Stoker 1st Class

Auckland

CAMERON G.A.

Ldg Sea

Exeter, England

COLLINS D.E.

Stoker 1st Class

Kaiapoi

CULLEN G.

Petty Officer Stoker

Auckland

FRASER K.B.

Chief Engine Room Artificer

Auckland

LAIDLAW I.G.

Stoker 2nd Class

Rangiora

MARSHALL R.G.

Chief Petty Officer

Auckland

McDOUGALL W.E.

Able Seaman

Dunedin

SLATTERY D.G.

Stoker 1st Class

Manchester, England

SUMMERRELL R.N.

Actg Leading Stoker

Dunedin

WARREN N.G.

Actg Petty Officer Stoker

Christchurch

WILSON R.A.

Engine Room Artificer 4th Class

Auckland

MISSING

BEATTIE J.F.

Able Seaman

Oamaru

CLYDE W.D.

Able Seaman

Outram

DRYLAND G.G.

Able Seaman

Auckland

EDWARDS A.G.C.

Stoker 1st Class

Nelson

HOOKE F.W.

Able Seaman

Timaru

MORRIS R.G.

Able Seaman

Tauranga

O'NEILL M.W.

Stoker 1st Class

Ngatea

PAUMAU T.

Able Seaman

Fiji

PAWSON H.

Able Seaman

England

ROLSTON R.A.

Actg Leading Seaman

Auckland

DANGEROUSLY INJURED

MacDONALD I.

Actg Leading Stoker

Auckland

FALDER A.E.

Leading Seaman

Isle of Wight

GUEST W.H.

Petty Officer Stoker

Auckland

INJURED

GRAY I.E.

Able Seaman

Napier

KANE H.S.

Leading Seaman

Martinborough

ROSKILL S.W.

Commander

England

TEDDY S.B.

Able Seaman

Auckland

WILSON R.F.

Stoker 1st Class

Christchurch