Arthur Charles Warner
H.Q., Fixed Defences (Malaya)
Worked on the Thailand-Burma Railway
When the railway was finished Arthur was transported on the Rakuyo Maru destination was Japan
12th September 1944
When the Rakuyo Maru was sunk off East Hainan Island.
Lat 18.0 N Lon 114.0E.
Torpedoed and sunk by the US submarine ‘Sealion’ off East Hainan island at around 5:00am. 1159 were lost.
Son of Thomas and Florence Warner; stepson of Mrs. E. Warner, of Leytonstone, Essex