Born: 26th January 1920, Ipswich.

Died: 10th November 1942; MPK – ship loss


Rank: Engine Room Artificer 4th Class; Service Number: C/MX 56241.

Regiment: Royal Navy, HMS ‘Ibis’


Memorial Reference:

60, 2.

Chatham Naval Memorial,



HMS ‘Ibis’

HMS Ibis (Cdr. Henry Maxwell Darell-Brown, RN) was sunk by a torpedo from Italian aircraft in the Western Mediterranean north off Algiers in position 37º00’N, 03º00’E.  Ibis was sunk by an airborne torpedo from an Italian aircraft in the Western Mediterranean, north of Algiers, French Algeria.


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