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The text below gives a summary of the conflict (i.e. war), event or incident that resulted in deaths in the Borough or abroad. On the right are listed the individual events and incidents, such as battles or air raids. For each conflict the total number of casualties are given, whereas for each event or incident the names of those who died are listed in alphabetical order.

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Details for: Sinking of H.M.S. Itchen


Historical Data:
H.M.S. Itchen was a River class frigate. On 23rd September 1943 she was torpedoed by U-66. There were only three survivors from her crew of 146 and the 81 survivors from H.M.S. Polyanthus and HMCS St. Croix that she was carrying.


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1 person killed