Laid to rest at the Field of Honour


Born: 25th April 1902, Hull, Yorkshire.

Died: 14th December 1943: age: 41; Died of High Blood Pressure (Idiopathic) & Congestive Heart Failure, at Royal Naval Sick Quarters, North Ness, Orkney.

Rank: Petty Officer Cook; Service Number: LT/MX 87601.

Regiment: Royal Naval Patrol Service, H.M.S. ‘Dunluce Castle.’


Grave Reference:


Ipswich Old Cemetery,



Relatives Notified & Address: Son of John Robert & Harriet Rogers; husband of Alice Rogers, of Ipswich.


In 1942, Ipswich, John married the Landlady of  The Gardener’s Arms, Ipswich, Alice Lucy Pennell (nee Vincent), born 1888, St. John Street, Ipswich – died October 1946, at The Gardener’s Arms, Fore Hamlet, Ipswich.

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