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Leslie Robert Stanley


Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment)

1/5th Bn.


Japanese POW

Captured Singapore



Age 26

September 12th 1944

Died when the Rukuyu Maru was torpedoed and sunk by US submarine Sealion off East Hainan island at around 5:00am, Lat 18.0 N Lon 114.0E. Those who died also included Brig. Varley (Aus.) Col.Harry Melton (USA). Gp.Cap. J.W.c. Moore


Loved Ones

Son of Robert and Florence Stanley

Husband of Madge Stanley, of Netherfield, Nottinghamshire.

Brother to William ,  Kenneth, Dennis and Florence Beryl Burton (Stanley).

Uncle to Alan, Paul, Karen, Carol, Janet, Julie and Gail.



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