The Neptune Association

"TURLEY, REGINALD C., LEADING SEAMAN"

Reginald Turley's body was found floating in Misurata harbour on about 28th December 1941 - some 90 miles East of where they abandoned ship. He could well have been on the raft with Norman Walton
Reginald Turley is buried in Tripoli War Cemetery

From the Commonwealth War Graves Commission:

TURLEY, Leading Seaman, REGINALD CHARLES, D/JX126754.
H.M.S. Neptune. Royal Navy. 19th December 1941. Age 33.
Son of Thomas Watkins Turley and of Louisa Turley, of Bream, Gloucestershire;
Husband of Margery Turley (nee Brown).
Tripoli Commonwealth War Cemetery 5. E. 19.

 

 

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