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Richard Clarence Farley
Leading Seaman

Service No: D/SSX 21078

 

Richard probably died when HMS Li Wo was sunk.
He is listed with the Commonwealth War Graves commission as killed in action on HMS Kung Wo, but he is on a list of HMS Li Wo crew written by Sub Lt Stanton.

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission record:


Casualty Details
RICHARD CLARENCE FARLEY
Nationality: United Kingdom 
Rank: Leading Seaman 
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy 
Unit Text: H.M.S. Kung Wo 
Age: 27 
Date of Death: 14/02/1942 
Service No: D/SSX 21078 
Additional information: Son of Edward and Charlotte Farley; husband of Clarice Farley, of Newlyn, Penzance, Cornwall. 
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead 
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 63, Column 3. 
Memorial: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL