GEORGE EDWARD RINDER

Born: 12th December 1925, Ipswich.

Died: 20th July 1944; age: 18; MPK at sea.

Rank: Telegraphist; Service Number: P/JX 429072.

Regiment: Royal Navy, H.M.S. ‘Isis’.

 

Memorial Reference:

Panel 84. Column 3.

Portsmouth Naval Memorial,

Portsmouth,

Hampshire.

 

Relatives Notified & Address: Son of George Herbert & Margaret Rinder, of Ipswich.

 

Father: George Herbert Rinder, born November 1901, Birmingham, Warwickshire.

Mother: Margaret Rinder (nee Reynolds), born March 1905, Ipswich.

 

George is also remembered on the war memorial at St. Augustine of Hippo Church, Ipswich

 

H.M.S. ‘ISIS’   20th July 1944.

 

H.M.S.’Isis’ was a destroyer, built by Yarrow Shipbuilders Ltd. Glasgow, laid down 6th February 1936, launched 12th November 1936, and commissioned 2nd June 1937. Commander Lt. Cdr. Henry Dumaresq Durell, RN. The H.M.S. ‘Isis’ hit a mine 5 miles off North-East of Courseulles-sur-Mer, Normandy. 20 men saved, 155 officers & men lost.

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