Capt. F J ‘Frankie’ Pye

MBE

RICHMOND CASTLE

– torpedoed and sank on 04 August 1942 after capsizing in The North Atlantic, SE of Cape Farewell, in position 50 25N 035 05W, by U-176

Awards for this incident are as follows:-

04 December 1942 Gazette Issue 35814, Supplement 5343, published 08 December 1942

Francis John Pye - MBE – when Second Officer  

 

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