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Piggales, C., 5 Eng.Off., 1940

Heslop’s Local Advertiser 17/08/1946

On Tower Hill Memorial is the name of Fifth Engineer Officer George Piggales, serving with the Merchant Navy who died 27/07/1940.

Heslop’s Local Advertiser 17/08/1946 and 16/08/1947 both carry an In Memoriam notice which reads:

“Piggales, 56 Smithburn Road, Felling, George, lost at sea July 27, 1940.”

He is remembered in Windy Nook on W95.01 and on our List of Ships’ Crews

The CWGC entry for 5th Engineer Officer Piggales

If you know more about this person, please send the details to janet@newmp.org.uk