World War IIJames Whittle

James Whittle was killed on June 17, 1943 when MT. Ferncastle was torpedoed by a Japanese submarine. The ship was at sea voyage in ballast from Australia to Abadan.

  • Born


  • Death / Wrecked


  • Nationality

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  • Residency

    Glenn Street, Milson Point, Sydney.

  • Last Ship

    MT Ferncastle

  • Position

    Ordinary Seaman