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Gerard Anthony John Fuchter

RN (C/MX 47655). British

Born  4 Apr 1913Sheerness, Kent
Died   1991(77)Portsmouth, Hampshire


1 Jan 1943Distinguished Service Medal (DSM)

Roster information listed for Gerard Anthony John Fuchter

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
HMS Naiad (93)Light cruiserEngine Room Artificer 2nd Class11 Mar 1942U-565 (1)

Personal information

Gerard Anthony John Fuchter joined the Royal Navy at Sheerness Dockyard in 1928. He survived the sinking of HMS Naiad in March 1942 and was awarded the DSM for saving the life of a fellow crew member.


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Crew list for Ships hit by U-boats