Back to the HMS Repulse crew list

William John Sharland

Petty Officer Stoker
Service no. D/K57937

 

I am looking for information on William John Sharland, he was a Petty Officer Stoker on HMS Repulse

He was 45 years old when the ship went down.

He was my great great grandfather, I and my family would appreciate any information. 

Best wishes,
Gary Didwell
Please contact Andy (webmaster) with any information.

Andy Wade (Webmaster)

Information provided by
Gary Didwell (Great Grandson)

Commonwealth War Graves Commission record:


WILLIAM JOHN SHARLAND

Unit: H.M.S. Repulse.
Service: Royal Navy
Service Number: D/K 57937
Rank: Petty Officer Stoker
Burial Ground : Kranji War Cemetery
Country: Singapore
Other Details: 10th December 1941. Age 45. Husband of Elsie Sharland of Dawlish Devon.
Son of George and Amelia Sharland. 
Cemetery: Kranji War Cemetery, Singapore, Grave 35. E. 7.