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Able Seaman

Harry Varney

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 Royal Navy

H.M.S. Tamar

 

Japanese POW

Captured Hong Kong

Transported to Japan on the Lisbon Maru.

The hell ship was sunk by USS Grouper (American submarine) on the 1st October 1942. Harry survived the sinking, 820 perished.

 

Died

Age: 48

1st October 1943

Of  chronic enteritis

At Camp 01 B (Minato-ku, Osaka) Japan

Ichioka Hospital

 

Loved Ones

Son of Joseph and Sarah Varney, of Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire

Husband of Ethel Varney, of Southcourt, Aylesbury

 

Memorial

Brit. Sec. M. C. 5.

YOKOHAMA WAR CEMETERY

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