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Roll Of Honour

Ranks beginning "First Lieutenant"

Name Boat Rank Number Hons Age
Low, John Niven Angus  Unity (N66) First Lieutenant    GC  29
Awarded Empire Gallantry Medal for sacrificing their own lives so that others could escape. This was changed and presnted as George Cross in 1940.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

A Tribute To Submariners

I have often looked for an opportunity of paying tribute to our submariners.

There is no branch of His Majesty's Forces which in this war has suffered the same proportion of total loss as our submarine service.

It is the most dangerous of all services.

That is perhaps the reason why the First Lord tells me that the entry into it is keenly sought by Officers and Men.

I feel sure the House would wish to testify its gratitude and admiration to our Submariners for their Skill - Courage and Devotion which has proved of inestimable value to the sustenance of our country.

Winston Churchill

We Will Remember Them

Biographies & MemoirsVC Winners