Royal Corps of Signals
18th Div. Signals
Being transported in a Japanese “Hell Ship”, the Rakuyo Mara to Japan
12th September 1944
The Rakuyo Mara was hit by a torpedoe from the USS Sealion and sank. 1159 Allied Prisoners of War died.
Son of H. and Eva Sorrell - who moved to Deddington after the war to join her daughters who had been evacuated to Deddington.
Husband of Ethel Mary Sorrell, of Islington, London.