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Robson, C.M., O/Smn., 1942
On Portsmouth Naval Memorial is the name of P/JX 357689 Ordinary Seaman Charles Maurice Robson, serving with the Royal Navy who died 12/11/1942.

Rev. David Youngson has submitted the following:
P/JX357689 Ord. Seaman Charles Maurice ROBSON
Royal Navy
HMS Tynwald
HMS Tynwald was built in 1937 by Vickers-Armstrong Limited, Barrow-in-Furness for the Isle of Man Steam Ship Package Company Limited of Douglas. Requisitioned by the Royal Navy in 1941 she was converted to an anti-aircraft escort vessel. She took part in the Allied landings at Bougie, Algiers and was torpedoed and sunk by the Italian Submarine Argo off Bougie with the loss of three Officers and seven crew.

He is remembered in Stockton on S138.52 and on our List of Ships’ crews

The CWGC entry for Ordinary Seaman Robson

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