Arthur Robert Wing
Stoker Arthur Robert Wing died on 20th May 1942 when he accidentally drowned while serving on board HMS Southern Breeze at the docks in Belfast, Co. Antrim.
Samuel Thomas Balmer
Petty Officer Samuel Thomas Balmer from Ballysillan, Belfast, Co. Antrim served in the Royal Navy at the time of his death in the war on 24th April 1945.
Ordance Artificer Colin Kidger of Pilsley, Derbyshire served on board HMS Newark with the Royal Navy when he died at Belfast, Co. Antrim on 18th April 1941.
Frank Mundy Coombs
Artist, architect, and art dealer Frank Mundy Coombs joined the Royal Navy in World War Two and died on 15th April 1941 when the Luftwaffe attacked Belfast.
Samuel Geoffrey Crimes
Lieutenant Samuel Geoffrey Crimes died on 31st March 1945. He was one of 5 men to drown that day while serving on HMS Sarawak in Belfast Lough, Co. Antrim.
Royal Navy men drowned in Belfast Lough, Co. Down
31st March 2019
On 31st March 1945, a small yacht carrying men from HMS Sarawak overturned. Five of those on the boat drowned in Belfast Lough leaving only one survivor.
Allen Millar Cameron Bayne
The Bayne family emigrated to New Zealand. Allen Millar Cameron Bayne served in the Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm at the time of his death on 17th February 1943.
Stoker 1st Class
Stoker 1st Class Stewart Potts died on 14th February 1942 at HMS Sultan, a Royal Naval shore base that came under attack when Singapore fell to Japan.