Mr J.H. Endicott, Gunner (T) died on 12th July as a result of bomb splinter wounds. He was the first casualty in an RAN ship in World War II.
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Information provided by
Commonwealth War Graves Commission record:
In Memory of
JOHN HENRY ENDICOTT
H.M.A.S. Vampire, Royal Navy
who died on
Thursday 11 July 1940 . Age 33 .
Cemetery: PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL Hampshire, United Kingdom
Grave or Reference Panel Number: Panel 37, Column 1