Sargeant, Kenneth Irvine

Dates:

War Service:
Leading Telegraphist P/JX 215439 KENNETH IRVINE SARGEANT of HM Submarine Stonehenge was lost at sea in March 1944.
On 25th February 1944 HMS Stonehenge left Trincomalee to patrol in the northern part of the Malacca Straits. Nothing further was heard from the submarine and she failed to reach Ceylon on 20th March as expected. It is believed that HMS Stonehenge struck a mine.

He has no known grave and is commemorated on the Portsmouth Naval Memorial.

Location of Memorial:
He is remembered in the Brockley County School Book of Remembrance.

Details:
He was the son of Elliott and Louisa Sargeant, of Bromley.

Source:

Contributed By: Andy Pepper

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