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Albert James Francis Smith

RN (C/MX 99383). British

Died  2 Mar 1944


9 May 1944Mentioned in Despatches (MID) (posthumous)

Roster information listed for Albert James Francis Smith

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
HMS LST-362Landing shipLeading Motor Mechanic2 Mar 1944 (+)U-744 (1)

Personal information

Award Citation as stated in the recommendation for the award:

Leading Motor Mechanic Smith showed great devotion to duty by remaining below, after HMS LST-362 had been torpedoed, to assist in the pumping operations. He did not leave his post until ordered to abandon the flooded engine room.

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