82 "PERTH" SURVIVORS RELEASED
Official advice has been received that 82 of the personnel of HMAS Perth have been recovered from Jap- anese hands. It is believed that apart from three of these, who are at present in Japan, the remainder are now in India. This number in- cludes Lieut-Commander (S) Ralph Prank Marston Lowe, RAN, of Vic- toria. Of the 81 ratings, two are from England and the remainder from various Australian states. Next of kin of all of these personnel have been notified, and a similar proce- dure will be followed with any other names received from official sources. Names of the released men are:
AB Kenneth R. BLACK. W/1384.
AB William A. BRISCOE, 19708.
Ord Seaman Edward G. CLARK, PM3588. Pettv-Omcer William R. E. DAVIES.
AB John DEEGAN, 16381.
P-0 Teleg Donald H. FOWLER. 12041. AB Allan H. GEE. 21440.
Slg Thomas H. GOLDSMITH, W/1179.
Ord Art 2 Marcus L. GOODWIN. DSM,
Stoker Jeffrey A. LATCH. 22515
AB Leslie V. Charles LUFF. 22286
Ord Seaman David W. MANNING,
Stoker J. L. MILLERICK, W/1574. AB Thomas E. MOONEY. 6513.
Sick Berth Att Ernest J. NOBLE, PM/2205 Bandsman William I. PARKIN, 24799. OA3 Vincent G. V. PEGLER 21332 ERA4 Ronald F. REES. 23693.
A/Able Seaman Athol P. STUART,
Ord Seaman Raphael W. TAYLOR,
Stoker 2 Ronald H. WALHOUSE, W/1963. Stoker Frank K. WILLIAMS, 19394.
Lieut-Cdr (S) Ralph F. M. LOWE, RAN.
NEW SOUTH WALES AB Ernest I. BROWN. 14191.
AB James R. K. BROWN, S/3796.
Sto P-O Lawrence A. H. BROWN. 19490. AB William CLIFFORD. 22413.
AB Charles W. DELBRIDGE. S/41G1. EA3 Victor R. DUNCAN. 21589.
Steward Edward A. FIRMIN, F/3223.
ERA 4th C1 George R. FORSYTH, 23702 Canteen Asst A. A. HAWKINS.
Ord Seaman Thomas H. HERRING, S/5817 Cook (O) Ronald E. HILL. 22540.
Signalman Ronald J. HILL, 23695. AB Walter J. D. JACKSON. 19989. AB Frederick B. JONES. S/3805.
Stoker P-O Frederick KIRKHAM. 11745. Plumber 1 Ernest J. KYNVIN. 10907. Cook (S) Thomas S. LARKIN. 20159. Ldg Ck (S) Hugh MALLEY. 19993.
AB Francis J. McGOVERN, 8/3478. Ldg Sto Jack McGUADE. 22449.
Ord Seaman George F. OSGOOD. 24287. Stoker P-O George A. REVIE. 18292.
A-Ldg Tel (Ty) Joseph A. ROHAN, SV5. AB Fredericks J. TAYLOR, 21755.
AB Reginald W. FARRINGTON. B/2212. Slg Stanley C. FOOTE. B/1775.
Ord Seaman Norman J. GRIFFITHS.
AB Noel" M. LAUGHER, B/2913.
Ord Seaman Ernest A. TOOVEY. B/2964. Wireman Charles W. WRAY. 24817.
A-Ldg Sto Cecil R. DOGGETT, 21624.
Ord Seaman Norman F. FULLER F/3325. Stoker Alfred J. HANSEN, 23165.
Ord Seaman Alfred W. HEWITT. F/3428. AB Harold J. HILL. F/2738.
Ord Seaman Sydney C. MATSEN, 24251. AB Robert F. McCARREY, F/2273 AB Albert E. PARKES. 22077.
Ldg Seaman Jack E. RALSTON, 22058.
Ord Seaman Griffith R. E. ROBERTS,
AB Robert C. ROWE. F/2542.
Ord Seaman James C. WARD, F/3372. Slg Ernest G. WEETMAN, 23503.
A-Ldg Smn (Ty) Leslie BENSON. 20796. A-Ldg Sto Joseph P. ELWOOD. 23106.
Act-Ldg Smn Herbert K. GOSDEN. PA/
Sick Berth Att Andrew MITCHELL, PA/
Ord Seaman Keith W. PENGILLY, FA/
AB Gordon M. REID. PA/1855.
A-ERA4 Leonard SYMES, PA/2253,
Ord Seaman Athol C. BARWICK. 24973. Ord Seaman Gerald E. ELLEN, 24978. Ord Teleg Eric C. GIBBONS. 24381.
Ord Seaman Anthony A. KUBE, H/1510. Ord Seaman Donald L. LEARY. 24983.
Bandsman Percival K. PARTINGTON,
A-AB Edwin P. WILLIAMS, H/1456.
AB John HARRIS. PJX212280.
AB John H. WHITE, PJX169113, RAN.