Davies. Ken

Ordinary Seaman. P/SSX 36103. Joined RN 1940 Joined LO3 January 1941. At BISMARK battle (Survivor – in the water for four hours before being picked up by LEGION -discharged to HMS Victory taking passage in HMS Rodney landing at Loch Ewe). Escorted Convoy PQ17. Other ships EMERALD, TALLYBONT, BATTLEAXE, MANCHESTER – after sinking during Operation Pedestal ended up in Laghouat a French prisoner of War camp., Left RN 1953 to become carpenter/joiner. Lived in Ledbury. Died 25 April 2016. Daughter – Sandie Rogers