Ythil survived the sinking of RFA Francol but apparently died in captivity under the Japanese, very close to the end of the war.
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Commonwealth War Graves Commission record:
YTHIL CHARLES LEWIS BROMLEY
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Chief Officer
Regiment/Service: Merchant Navy
Unit Text: S.S. Francol (London)
Date of Death: 03/08/1945
Additional information: Son of Walter Louis and Alice Bromley; husband of Vera Marjorie Bromley, of Mottingham, Kent. Master Mariner, Merchant Navy.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 51.
Memorial: TOWER HILL MEMORIAL