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Ramsay Brown

Merchant Navy. British

Born   1885Forfar
Died  6 Dec 1942(57)


10 Nov 1942DSC
10 Nov 1942Lloyd's War Medal
10 Nov 1942King's Commendation (C)

Roster information listed for Ramsay Brown

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
Henry StanleyMotor merchantPassenger6 Dec 1942 (+)U-103 (1)

Personal information

Seamen's Welfare Officer. Husband of Jemima Brown, of Wallasey, Cheshire. Ramsay Brown was awarded a Commendation when Master of the British steam merchant Glenshiel which was sunk by the Japanese submarine I-7 in the Indian Ocean on 2 April 1942. He was also the master of the British motor merchant Deucalion which was sunk by air attacks en route to Malta during Operation Pedestal on 12 August 1942 and was awarded the DSC for his bravery and dauntless resolution.

Crew list for Ships hit by U-boats