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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 MV Alcides


Historical Data:
MV Alcides was a 11,3000 ton Norwegian Motor Tanker. She left Bandar Abbas on the southern coast of Iran on the Persian Gulf on 14th July 1943, bound for Freemantle. She was torpedoed and sunk on 23rd July. Forty-nine of her crew were lost.


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1 person killed