Names List M - Z

This list includes all the known* Ship's Company and Squadron Personnel for the First Commission's of the Ship (Home Waters and Operational) 1944 to 1946.

*This List is far from complete, HMS. Vengeance had a total Complement of 1,300 men.

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(In alphabetical order)

 

Name Nick Name Rank Number Branch Dates Served Comments
Macey. C.   Sub. Lt.   FAA 1850 (P) HMS. Venerable Killed (R04)
Manwaring. D.   Petty Officer   Radio Mechanic    
Mann. D.   Air Mechanic   FAA 1850    
Mann. ?.   F/Sgt. R.A.F.   FAA 812    
Manson. R.

'Bob'

Ord. Seaman   Radar Aug.'44 - Aug.'46  
Marriott. S. 'Steve' Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (P)    
Marshall. D.   Able Seaman JX 659381 Seaman

              - Jun.'45

Deceased
Mattock. A.   C/Petty Officer MX 82676 Seaman Jul.'45 - Deceased
Mauger. R.

'Dick'

Petty Officer   Radio Mechanic    
May. J.

'Jimmy'

Air Mechanic   FAA 1850 (E) Feb.'45 - Jan.'46

Searching for

Meakin. J.   Able Seaman   Stoker  

Deceased

Meluish. ?.   Able Seaman   Supply    
Metcalfe. H.   Air Repair   FAA 1850 / 812    
Middleton. J.   Able Seaman   Supply   Deceased
Miles. E.   Air Mechanic   FAA 1850    
Millar. D.   L/Stoker KX 665609 Seaman Dec.'44 - Mar.'46 Deceased
Miller. ?. 'Dusty' Air Mechanic   FAA 812 (A)    
Mills. J.   Able Seaman     Nov.'44 -  
Milnes. ?.   Air Mechanic   FAA 812    
McDonald. C. 'Chic' Air Repair   FAA 1850 / 812    
McGargle. R.   Able Seaman   Supply Dec.'44 - Deceased
McGrath. T.   Chief P.O. MX 503345 Shipwright Dec.'44 - Nov.'46 Deceased
McGregor. J. 'Jimmy' Able Seaman JX 658510 Gunnery Nov.'44 - May'47  
McGregor. J.   Major (R.A.)   Liason 61st SALO    
McInnes. T.   Air Mechanic   FAA 812 (E)    
Mc.Kinstry. N.   Sub. Lt.   FAA 1850 (P) Feb.'45 - Sept.'45  
McLeod-Brown.?       Radar Mechanic    
McMahon. ?.       FAA 812 (TAG)    
Morgan. C.

'Charlie'

Air Mechanic   FAA 812  

Deceased

Morgan. T.   Air Mechanic 1st FX 108373 FAA 812 (O) Jan.'45 - Feb.'46

Deceased

Morris. A.   Petty Officer   Radio Mechanic    
Morris-Jones. J.   Sub. Lt.   FAA 1850 (P)  

Deceased

Moss. D. 'Den Boy' Able Seaman   Seaman Dec.'44 - Aug.'46 Deceased
Mower. L.   Able Seaman JX 734733   Dec.'44 - Aug.'47

Deceased

Muncer. A.

'Wigs'

Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (Ob)

            - Nov.'44

Killed

Murphy. L.

'Spud'

Air Mechanic FX 98723 FAA 812 (L) Jan.'45 - Jan.'46

Deceased

Mytton. M.   Able Seaman   Supply 1850 Sqdn. Feb.'46 - Aug.'46  
Nagle. K.   Able Seaman   Supply   Searching for
Naylor. ?.   Air Fitter   FAA 1850    
Neame. D.   Captain Executive Royal Navy   Deceased
Nelson. J.   Able Seaman JX 548296 Seaman Apr.'45 - Aug.'46  
Nicholls. D.   Able Seaman JX 793100 Seaman Jan.'45 - Sept.'47  
Nightingale. R.   Able Seaman JX 540031 Flight Deck Dec.'44 - Aug.'46  
Noakes. ?.   Able Seaman        
Onslow. S. 'Shorty' Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (Ob)    
Orton. H.   L/Air Mech. FX 525092 FAA 812 (E) Dec.'44 - Jan.'46  
Overend. J.   Air Mechanic   FAA 1850    
Owen. V.   Able Seaman JX 347765 Seaman

             - Jan.'46

Killed

O'Reilly. ?.   Air Mechanic   FAA1850 (E)    
Packer. E.   Air Mechanic   FAA 1850  

Searching for

Pain. G. 'Happy' Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (P)    
Parker. J.   Air Mechanic   FAA 1850    
Parker. K.   Stoker        
Parkin. H. 'Curly' L/Telegraphist SSX 33624 Communications Jul.'45 - Oct.'46  
Parks. J.   Air Mechanic   FAA 1850 (E)    
Parrish. J. 'Pop' Able Seaman JX 320406 Seaman Mar.'45 - Dec.'45  
Parry. S.   Able Seaman JX 408562 Seaman Dec.'44 - Aug.'46  
Parton. R. 'Reg' Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (P)    
Patterson. ?.   Air Mechanic   FAA 812 (O)    
Payne. R.   Sub. Lt.   FAA 1850 (P)    
Pearson. ?.   Lt. Cdr.   Supply    
Peck. P.

'Percy'

Air Mechanic   FAA 1850    
Phillips. L.   Air Fitter FX 94164 FAA 1850 Dec.'44 - Sept.'45

Deceased

Phillips. R.   Lieutenant   FAA 1850 (Sen. P) Feb.'45 - Deceased
Picken. J.   Able Seaman JX 685807 Writer    
Piper. R.

'Pip'

Petty Officer   FAA 812 (TAG)  

Deceased

Pomfret. S.

'Stan'

    FAA 812 (TAG)    
Poole. P. 'F'ing' Lieutenant   FAA 812 (Sen. P)   Deceased
Poole. ?.   Petty Officer   Regulating    
Pound. ?.

'Pop'

Able Seaman   Supply    
Poynton. ?.   Petty Officer   FAA 1850 (A)    
Pratt. L.

'Ted'

Air Mechanic FX 742751 FAA 1850 Jan.'46 - Sept.'46  
Preston. ?.       FAA 812 (TAG)    
Prew. A.   Air Mechanic   FAA (L) Feb.'45 - Dec.'45  
Primrose. G.            
Pritchett. P.   Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (Ob)   Deceased
Proctor. H. 'Blondie' Air Mechanic   FAA 1850    
Prosser. ?.   Leading Hand   FAA 812 (Mech.)  

Searching for

Prout. M.   Able Seaman   Stoker  

Deceased

Prudoe. ?.   Air Mechanic   FAA 1850 (O)    
Quickenden. R.   Ord. Seaman JX 677606 Radio Operator Dec.'44 -

Deceased

Raffe. H.   Able Seaman   Seaman    
Rainbow. T.   Air Mechanic FX 110881 FAA 1850 (O) Feb.'45 - Jul.'46  
Rawson. R.   Air Mechanic   FAA 1850    
Ray. S.

'Sunshine'

L/Signalman JX 359519 Signals Oct.'44 - Apr.'46  
Rayner. E.   Air Mechanic FX 110712 FAA 1850 (O) Feb.'45 - Jun.'46  
Regan. M. 'Spike' Lieutenant   FAA 812 (Sen. Ob)   Deceased
Reid. K.   Air Mechanic FX 113937 FAA 1850 (E) Feb.'45 - Mar.'46 Deceased
Rice. D.   Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (Ob) Jan.'46 - Aug.'46

Deceased

Richards. A.   Petty Officer LX 22890 Steward Sep.'45 - Nov.'46

Deceased

Richards. D.   Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (Ob)    
Richie. D.   Petty Officer   Supply    
Rickell. A.   Sub. Lt.   FAA 1850 (P) Feb.'45 - Deceased
Riddington. R.   Petty Officer   FAA 812 (E) Dec.'44 - Searching for
Riley. W. 'Bluey' Able Seaman JX 733177 Gunner Dec.'44 - Jul.'47  
Robins. D. 'Dave' Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (Ob)

            - Apr.'45

Killed
Robinson. L.   Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (P) Mar.'46 - Aug.'46 Deceased
Robinson. ?.       FAA 812 (TAG)    
Roseveare. R. 'Bob' Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (Ob) Mar.'45 - Aug.'46  
Ross. E.   Petty Officer   Radio Mechanic    
Ross.?.       FAA 812 (TAG)    
Rumbul. G.   Able Seaman LX 733504 Steward Dec.'44 - Feb.'46

Deceased

Rushbrook. A.   Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (P)   RNZNVR
Russell. G.   Petty Officer   FAA 812 Jan.'45 - Aug.'46 Deceased
Rouse. D.   Sub. Lt.   FAA 1850 (P) Feb.'45 -  
Rouse. F.

'Fred'

Petty Officer   FAA 812 (TAG)    
Saggs. H. 'Saggers' Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (Ob)  

Ser. Injury

Sanders. T.   Able Seaman   Torpedoman Oct.'44 - Aug.'46  
Sanford. G.   Able Seaman JX 382380 Radar Dec.'44 - Apr.'45 Deceased
Sargent. E.

'Norman'

L/Airman FX 608015 FAA 812 (TAG)

             - Jul.'44

Killed

Satchell. M.   Air Fitter   FAA 1850 Dec.'44 -

Deceased

Saunders. W.   Able Seaman JX 430320 Torpedoman Jan.'46 - Apr.'46  
Scally. W.   Photographer MX 513456 FAA 812

             - Apr.'45

Killed

Scarsbrook. S.   Able Seaman KX 601668 Stoker Mar.'45-Sept.'46  
Scobie. S.   Lieutenant   Seaman    
Sealey. J.   Able Seaman KX599193 Seaman Jan.'45 -

Deceased

Searson. H.   Air Mechanic   FAA 1850    
Shaw. J.   Air Mechanic   FAA 1850    
Shaw. N.

'Artie'

Sub. Lt.   FAA 1850 (P) Aug.'44 - Aug.'44

Killed

Sheffield. J.

'Johnny'

Able Seaman   Supply    
Shellard. W.

'Bill'

Able Seaman JX 648642 Seaman Jan.'46 - Nov.'46  
Shelton. H.

'Harry'

Air Mechanic FX593078 FAA 1850 Mar.'45 - Jun.'46

Deceased

Simon. K.   Leading Hand   Supply    
Simons. E.

'Donnie'

L/Air Mech. FX 108884 FAA 812 (E) Feb.'45 - Feb.'46

Deceased

Sims. E.

'Ted'

 Lieutenant   Seaman Apr.'44 - Aug.'46

Deceased

Simpson. A.   Air Mechanic FX 560813 FAA 812

Jan.'45 - Feb.'46

Deceased

Slater. ?. 'Slip' Petty Officer   FAA 812 (P)    
Smallwood. D. 'Sam' Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (P)    
Smith. C.   Air Mechanic   FAA 1850 Aug.'44 -  
Smith. E. 'Smudger' Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (P)

             - Jun.'46

Killed
Smith. H.   Air Mechanic   FAA 812    
Smith. S.   Air Mechanic   FAA 1850 (O)    
Smith. V. 'Raft' Air Mechanic   FAA 1850    
Smith. W.       Royal Marines Nov.'44 - Dec.'46  
Smith. ?.   Sub. Lt.   Seaman    
Smithson. R.

'Smudge'

Air Mechanic   FAA 1850    
Sommers. C.

'Lofty'

Petty Officer KX97889 Stoker Dec.'44 - Aug.47 Deceased
Spanton. ?.   Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (?)    
Spencer. R. 'Joe' Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (Ob)   Deceased
Spicer. D.   Petty Officer   Stoker   Searching for
Spoors. C. 'Geordie'        

Searching for

Stacey. T. 'Ace' Sub. Lt.   FAA 1850 (P) Feb.'45 -  
Starmore. J.   Able Seaman KX 742268 Stoker Nov.'45 - Sep.'47  
Stoddart. J. 'Bob' Air Mechanic FX 561610 FAA 812 (O) Nov.'44 - Jun.'45  
Stokes. E.   Commander   Flying (F)    
Squire. G.

'Geoff'

Petty Officer FX 86726 FAA 812 (TAG) Jan.'45 - Sept.'45  
Stamp. J. 'Dusty' Leading Hand   Supply 1850 Sqdn.  

Searching for

Stansfield. D.       Radar Mechanic    
Stansfield. P. 'Pete' Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (Ob)    
Steel. ?.   Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (?)    
Stokes. E.   Commander   Executive/Flying    
Stoughton. B.   Midshipman   Executive May.'46 -Aug.'46  

Stride. G.

'Tom'

Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (P)    
Talbot-Scobie. K.   Lt. Cdr.   Executive/Seaman  

Deceased

Tart. H.   Warr. Officer LX 20387 Catering Apr.'46 - Jul.'47

 

Tate. G.   Air Mechanic   FAA 812    
Tattersall. I .   Sub. Lt.   FAA (A)    
Taylor. A.   Able Seaman   Radar   Deceased
Taylor. R. 'Mush' Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (P) Mar.'45 - Deceased
Taylor. S. 'Spud' Air Mechanic FX 504489 FAA 1850 (O) Feb.'45 - Jan.'46  
Taylor. W.   Air Mechanic FX 684643 FAA 812 (O) Jan.'46 - Jun.'46 Deceased
Terry. L. 'Les' Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (P)    
Theaker. G.

'Tick'

Petty Officer   Radio Mechanic    
Thompson. ?.       FAA 812 (TAG)    
Thorogood. S.   Able Seaman JX 319768 Seaman Oct.'44 - Jan.'46  
Throssel. P. 'Ace' Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (P)    
Thullier. ?.

'Cooky'

Warr. Officer   Catering    
Tinsley. L.   Able Seaman JX 701618 Radar Dec.'44 - Jun.'47 Deceased
Tobias. R. 'Toby' Lieutenant   FAA 812 (Ob)

            - Dec.'45

Killed
Townsend. ?.   Warr. Officer   Supply   Searching for
Trethowan. J. 'Ian' Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (Ob)   Deceased
Tudhope. W. 'Jock' Petty Officer MX 636599 Artificer (Engine) Jan.'46 - Sept.'46  
Turle. ?.   Air Fitter   FAA 1850    
Turner. A. 'Topsey' Petty Officer JX 137971 Telegraphist Dec.'45 - Feb.'47 Deceased
Turnbull. J.   Able Seaman   Supply    
Tyler. B.   Sub. Lt.       Dec.'44 -  
Tyler. H.   Air Repair   FAA 1850 / 812    
Vince. J. 'Jim'   Sub. Lt.   Engines

- Aug.'46 

Deceased
Virtue. T.   L/Air Fitter FX512441 FAA 1850 / 812 Dec.'44 - Feb.'46  
Wallace. K. 'Blood' Lieutenant   FAA 812 (Ob)   Deceased
Waller. W.   Lt. Cdr.   FAA 1850 (P)(CO) Feb.'45 - Deceased
Walton. A. 'Wally' Air Mechanic   FAA 1850    
Wardle. A.   Able Seaman JX 376742 Seaman

             - Jan.'45

Killed
Wardle. E.   Able Seaman JX 355408 Seaman

             - Jan.'45 

Killed
Wardley. D.   Able Seaman MX692340 Seaman Dec.'44 - Aug.'45 Deceased
Warner. R.   Able Seaman JX 355400 Torpedoman Dec.'44 - Jun.'46  
Warren. B. 'Bunny' Petty Officer JX147891 Seaman Dec.'44 - Aug.'46  
Weatherall. R.   Air Repair   FAA 1850 / 812    
Weatherspoon. ?. 'Geordie' Air Mechanic   FAA 1850   Searching for
Webster. N.   Able Seaman   Radar Dec.'44 - Aug.'46  
Wetherall. M. 'Mo'          
Whitaker. K.   Air Mechanic   FAA 1850    
White. A.

'Knocker'

Able Seaman KX 575849 Stoker Dec.'44 - Jan.'47  
White. B.

'Queenie'

Air Mechanic   FAA 1850    
White. J.   Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (Ob)    
Whitehouse. C. 'Chuck' Air Mechanic FX 113547 FAA 812 (E) Jan.'45 - Aug.'46 Deceased
Whittock. B.

'Taff'

Able Seaman JX 673274 Seaman Jan.'46 - Sept.'47  
Wikton. A.

'Wally'

Air Mechanic   FAA 1850    
Wilkins. F.

'Wilki'

Air Mechanic FX561550 FAA 812 (E) Dec.'44 - Jan.'46

Deceased

Wilkins. ?.       FAA 812 (TAG)    
Wilkinson. G.

'Lofty'

Air Mechanic   FAA 1850    
Williams. A.   Air Mechanic   FAA 1850    
Williams. F.   Able Seaman   Radar Dec.'44 -Sept.'46 Deceased
Williams. W. 'Bill' Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (Ob)   Deceased
Williamson. J.   Air Mechanic   FAA 1850 (E)    
Willis. J.   Air Mechanic   FAA 1850    
Windle. ?. 'Pinky' Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (P)    
Winkley. A.   Air Fitter   FAA 1850 Dec.'44 - Deceased
Wintringham. C. 'Charlie' Lieutenant   FAA 812 (P)

RNZNVR

Deceased
Wolstenholme. W   Able Seaman JX 188080 Gunnery Jun.'45 - Aug'46 Deceased
Wood. C.   Lt. Cdr.   Gunnery    
Wood. C.

'Logger'

Air Mechanic   FAA 1850    
Wood. J.   Able Seaman JX 377025 Seaman Dec.'44 - Jan.'46

Deceased

Woodley. R.   Air Repair   FAA 1850 / 812    
Woodruff. R.   Technician   Dental    
Woodward. P.   Captain (R.A.)   Liason 61st SALO    
Woolley. J. 'Monty' Able Seaman JX 537872 Torpedoman Jan.'45 - Aug.'46  
Worthington. C.       Cook    
Wright. F. 'Shiner' Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (Ob)    
Wright. G. 'Shiner' Able Seaman LX 540764 Steward Dec.'44 - Nov.'46  
Wyatt. P.   Lt. Cdr.   Navigation    
Wyeth. R.   Sub. Lt.   FAA 812 (Ob)    
Wynn. G.

'Timber'

    FAA 812 (TAG)    
Wynn-Roberts.D.

'Ropey'

Lt. Cdr. (A)   FAA 812 (P) (CO) Jan.'46 - Aug.'46 Deceased
Yates. ?.   Air Repair   FAA 1850 / 812    
York. ?. 'Ginger' Air Mechanic   FAA 1850    
Young. ?.   Sub. Lt.   Supply    

 

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