Thomas Burleigh Turner
Royal Marine Band
Royal Marine band of the HMS repulse
Tom is the band master at the front
10th December 1941
HMS Repulse leaving Singapore 8th December 1941
Tom died when HMS Repulse was sunk by the Japanese off the east coast of Malaya. Tom was last seen trying to pull a piano off some of his colleagues below deck.
Panel 59, Column 3.
PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL