To honour those who served their country

“In this their finest hour”

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Bandmaster

Thomas Burleigh Turner

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H.M.S. Repulse

Royal Marine Band

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Royal Marine band of the HMS repulse

 Tom is the band master at the front

 

Died

10th December 1941

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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.

 

Memorial

Panel 59, Column 3.

PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL

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''Our Thanks are for being a Chapter in Life.''

 

 

 

Keeping The Candle Burning

 

Fepow Family

In Memory of FEPOW Family Loved Ones
Designed and Maintained by Ron Taylor.

 

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