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Names listed in capital letters were aboard during the sinking, entries in red died, names in black survived, other crew not believed to have been involved are in dark blue.

Name Rank Notes
V
VANSTONE - DENNIS WILLIAM St 1C D KX 93112
VANSTONE - EDWARD JAMES P O D JX 126336
VAUGHAN - WILLIAM L S D/JX 154103
VAUGHAN - WALWORTH GWYN JENKIN St 2C D/KX 115053
Venables - K. Served on Repulse
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Name Rank Notes
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Waddell - Arthur A B D JX 213996
WADLEY - ALFRED JOHN Sgt PLY X 716 Royal Marines No. 3 Triple
WAIT - JAMES GEORGE A B D/SSX 33541
WALBY - TREVOR A O S D JX 162501
WALKER - ALFRED JOSEPH L St D/KX 83644
WALKER - CHARLES Boy D JX 180588
WALKER - DAVID LESSELS (LASCELLES?) Marine PLY X 3332
WALKER - HENRY JONES E R A 4C
WALKER - JOHN E R A 5C D/MX 70685
WALKER - WILLIAM P O 178005 Died on 11-May-1918 after an illness (12246)
Wallace - Charles Eric St P O D KX 79789
WALLACE - JOHN HALEBARR O Sig D JX 180617
Wallace - Peter Edward Marine PLY X 3702 - Died in London on 29th January 1942
WALLACE - WILLIAM HENRY Musician R MBX 3069  HMS EXETER Evacuated to UK
WALLWORK - FRANCIS A B D JX 152017
Walsh - Thomas St 1C D KX 11492 Possibly D KX 114926 - Died HMS Stronghold 2nd March 1942
WARBURTON - CHARLES A D JX 176793
WARD - HORACE GERALD Com'd Ordnance Officer
WARD - JOSEPH W P O D JX 135472
WARD - ROBERT E St D KX 91314
Ward - 'Sharkey' H.O. St 2 Mentioned in Harold Siddall's memoirs
WARD - WILLIAM Off. Stew D LX 21235
WARK - JAMES L St D KX 77336
WARLOW - BENJAMIN HERBERT St P O D KX 77226
WARNE - KENNETH F J O S D JX 166592 
Warner - William Robert A B D/JX 152064 H.M.S. Sultan Survived the sinking of Repulse, but died as a Prisoner of War on 14th September 1942
WARREN - ERNEST JOHN Marine PLY/X 1866
WATERS - HORACE P O Supply D/MX 52769
WATERS - RONALD GEORGE MASCOTT P O D/J114822 H.M.S. Sultan who died on Thursday 19 October 1944
WATMOUGH - GREGORY O S D JX 162973
WATSON - JOHN LOUIE COLCLOUGH Mid (S)
WATSON - RENNIE Coder D JX 272102
Watson - Sidney (Geordie) P O Gunner D J 107652
Watt - George A B D SSX 14121
WATTS - EDGAR GEORGE C P O Cook (S) D/MX 47250
WATTS - JAMES Shwt 4C D MX 50974 REPULSE 
WAY - OSWALD St D KX 115026 REPULSE
WEAVER - JACK Boy P JX 162188
Webb C P O T.G.M
WEBB - ALLAN GEORGE A B D/JX 154160
WEBB - ARTHUR A BOY 1c JX 132101 Died on 14-Jul-1930 of cerebral damage after an illness (3043)
WEBB - FRANK  REG P O D J 87123
WEBB - LANCELOT VERE  OBE Commander (S)
WEBBER - LEONARD A B D JX 151854
WEEKES - ALBERT JAMES Boy D JX 166593
WELCH - STANLEY St D KX 114813
WELLS - EDWARD GEORGE St 1C C/KX 96845
WHITEAR - JOHN A B D/J 90250
WHITHAM - WILLIAM O S P/JX 264164
WHITELEY - NORMAN A B D SSX 25325
WHITTAKER - ROBERT C Air Mech C JX 146930
J WHITTLE O S D JX 255609
LAWRENCE WHORTON Marine PLY X 993
WIGNALL - LAWRENCE O D JX 273729
WILCOCK - FRANCIS E R A 3C D/MX 54512
WILD - HARRY A B D SSX 29585
WILKINS - JOHN A B D/JX 238608
WILKINSON - ROY P O D SSX 15219
WILLEY - LESLIE FREDERICK J A B D JX 227671
Williams Bos'n Bandmaster
WILLIAMS - ALFRED L St D/KX 104133
WILLIAMS - DAVID GEORGE VICTOR Cmdr R N Retd
WILLIAMS - DAVID J L S D J 108186
WILLIAMS - DAVID J A B D SSX 35739
WILLIAMS - DOUGLAS VICTOR A B D/JX 227806
WILLIAMS - EDGAR THOMAS P O St D/KX 79097
WILLIAMS - FRANCIS JAMES THOMAS L St D/KX 96147
WILLIAMS - FRANK BOAT
WILLIAMS - HAROLD JOHN DUNN Marine PLY/X 2749
WILLIAMS - JACK St 1C D KX 102774
WILLIAMS - JOHN RENFREE P O D/JX 251641
WILLIAMS - KENNETH E A B D JX 206264
WILLIAMS - SIDNEY A B D SSX 29037
WILLIAMS - WILLIAM JOHN C P O D J 46077
WILLIAMSON - GEORGE ALEXANDER L St D/KX 94611
WILLIAMSON - KENNETH ARTHUR St 2C D/S KX 57
WILLOCK - RITSON Tel D JX 198245
WILLS - CHARLES RICHARD A B D/JX 168945
WILLS - JOHN WILLIAM Marine PLY X 2088
WILMOT - JOHN C L Cook D MX 50500
WILSON - D P O D JX 127781
WILSON - DOUGLAS HENRY A B D JX 238588
WILSON - JACK ROBERT THOMAS E R A 5C
WILSON - STANLEY A B D J 93284
WILSON - WILLIAM THOMAS St 1C D/KX 115058
WINSTONE - CYRIL Musician R MBX 1576 Evacuated to UK
WITHERS - JAMES Marine PLY X 1683  Evacuated to UK
WITHEY - ALBERT THOMAS WILLIAM St 1C D/KX 120589
WOOD - ARTHUR A B D SSX 25582
Wood - Bertram A B D SSX 25582
WOOD - FRANK St 2C D/KX 128106
Wood - George Thomas St  P O K 3120 Died on 29-Jan-1924 of injuries after an accident (2962)
WOOD - HARRY HECTOR BEM C E R A D/M 18331
WOOD - LEONARD FRANK Lt (E)
WOOD - REGINALD A B D SSX 25433
WOODCLIFFE - LEONARD P O D J 76640
Woodier - Eric Raymond A B D/SSX 35721 Died as a Prisoner of War on 18th March 1942
WOODWARD - K A P O Airman ?JX 137861
WOODWORTH - ERIC Boy Tel D SSX 22805
WOOKEY - JOHN St 2C D/KX 127967
WOOLFORD - WILLIAM H C Yeo of the Sigs D J 52694
WOOLERIES - CHARLES HENRY A B D JX 206266
Woolman - William Naval Schoolmaster, wrote a journal of his time during 1923/24 on Repulse
WORDEN - FRANCIS JAMES Marine PLY X 2527
Wren - James Marine PLY X 3712 Survived the sinking of Repulse, and as a Prisoner of War
Wright - Ernest Charles St 2C D/KX 127968
WRIGHT - KENNETH ALVIN Marine PLY X 3096
WRIGHT - W V O S D JX 166624
WUCH - EDWARD P J St D KX 95147
Wyatt - John L Tel Served on Repulse from the world tour of 1925, until being drafted off ship prior to the sinking.
Wykes - Walter A A B P/J 111568 Died on 21st Mar 1937 in Gibraltar Military Hospital (3120)
WYNN - HERBERT A B

D SSX 26863

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Name Rank Notes
X, Y, Z
YEATES - JACK A B D JX 155766
YELLAND - RICHARD E L Cook D MX 54851
YOUNG -CYRIL FRANCIS SYDNEY A B D/JX 129537
YOUNG - DAVID MCGILL A B D JX 206865
YOUNG - OSWALD LITTLEWOOD A B D/SSX 32924 Listed as missing, presumed killed during the evacuation of Singapore on 16th February 1942 - aged 22
YOUNG - R D L Air Mech
YOUNG - ROBERT ALEXANDER VICTOR Marine PLY X 2214 Died during the evacuation of Singapore on 16th February 1942
ZAPLE - HARRY S P O D J 97869
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