In Memoriam

In Memoriam

The Submariner’s Prayer

O Father, hear our prayer to Thee
For your humble servants, beneath the sea
In the depths of oceans, as oft they stray
So far from night, so far from day
We would ask your Guiding Light to glow
To make their journey safe below
Please oft times grant them patient mind
Then ‘ere the darkness won’t them blind
They seek thy protection from the deep,
Please grant them peace when ‘ere they sleep
Of their homes and loved ones far away
We ask you care for them each day
Until they surface once again
To drink the air and feel the rain
We ask your guiding hand to show
A safe progression sure and slow
Dear Lord, please hear our prayer to thee
For your humble servants beneath the sea.

In-Memoriam

If you want to contact someone and you know which Branch they are a member of. Please contact the relevant BRANCH secretary for their contact details. Otherwise please contact the National Membership Secretary

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Obituary Table

The Obituary table contains those that have 'Crossed the Bar' and have been reported to the Submariners Association. If you would like to report a Crossing of the Bar please submit our In Memoriam Form here. You can click on the link below for the Funeral Arrangements for those members who we have been notified of. These pages are updated regularly and will cover the past 2 months.


'We Will Remember Them'
It is our sad duty to inform you that the following members are on "ETERNAL PATROL"

 

Name
Age
Rank/Rate
Decorations
Branch
Submarine Service
Reported in February 2020
Roper D.(David)
82
CEA1
 
West of Scotland
Submarine Service: N/K
Renown Revenge
Reported in January 2020
Webb M.R.(Martin)
59
LMEM (M)
 
Ex Southampton
Submarine Service: Oct 1984 - Apr 1994
Valiant 85-91) Vanguard (91-94)
Pank D.H. (David)
84
LM (E)
 
Ex Nottingham
Submarine Service: Jul 1961 - Aug 1967
Tiptoe Thermopylae Swiftsure
Mitchell P. (Paul)
67
CPO Coxn
 
Gosport
Submarine Service: 1975 - 1992
Renown Valiant Resolution Revenge
Read F.A. (Fred)
75
LRO
 
Wales
Submarine Service: 1965 - 1971
Anchorite Andrew Finwhale
Watling R. (Richard)
83
CPO ERA
 
Ex Barrow in Furness
Submarine Service: 1960 - 1966
Orpheus Alcide
Fell T.S. (Thomas)
78
CPO WEA
 
Ex Barrow in Furness
Submarine Service: Oct 1967 - Nov 1975
Alliance Repulse(P)(69-74) Renown(S)(74-75)
Lakeland D. (David)
71
WO Coxn
 
Ex West of Scotland
Submarine Service: 1971 - 1991
Revenge Renown Resolution Oracle
Cooper D.M. (Dennis)
76
CPO MA
Malay Peninsula
Dolphin
Submarine Service: Feb 1971 - Sep 1983
Revenge(S) Spartan
Dale J.G. (Joseph)
88
WO1 (MEA)(P)
Korean Medal, UnitedServices, LSGC
Ex Plymouth
Submarine Service: 1954 - 1974
Sleuth(54-55) Selene(55-57) Thermopylae(57-60) Anchorite(61) Tabard(61-63) Churchill(68-71) Valiant(71-72)
Birchnall A.W. (Albert)
91
Sto Mech
 
Ex Derbyshire
Submarine Service: Aug 1946 - Jul 1951
Truculent Scotsman
Wainwright B. (Brian)
84
L/Sig LTO
 
Ex Nottingham
Submarine Service: May 1957 - March 1960
Seneschal
Everard T. (Tim)
85
Lt Cdr
 
Ex Dolphin
Submarine Service: Jul 1956 - Feb 1985
Teredo Tudor Cacholot Tabard Grampus Talent Repulse(P) Oxley(RAN)
Edwards R.A. (Ray)
70
Lt Cdr
 
Scottish
Submarine Service: 1966 - 1999
Dreadnought(67-70)(72-73) Repulse(P)(70-72) Warspite(74-76)
Reported in December 2019
Tanton K.W. (Kelvin)
90
Mech1
 
Ex Northern Ireland
Submarine Service: Sep 1950 - May 1959
Auriga Tarbard Aeneas
Saunders A. (Albert)
90
Sto. Mech
 
Ex Manchester
Submarine Service: 1950 - 1959
Alcide Alliance Andrew Thule Taciturn

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The Submariners Association is an Association of ex and serving Submariners which seeks to maintain the special bonds of friendship, loyalty and comradeship, together with a pride in the Submarine Service, formed during service in Her Majesty's Submarines.

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