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   Acting Sub Lieutenant (E) George Gray
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 07/02/2020
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: HMS Rajputana, Royal Navy Volunteer Reserve (British Navy)
Date Of Birth: 07/04/1915
Died: 13/04/1941 (Died at Sea)
Age: 26
Summary      
George Gray was the son of James and Emma Gray. He was born 7th April 1915 in the Dungannon area. George Gray served with the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve during World War Two. In April 1041 he was serving aboard H.M.S. Rajputana, an armed merchant cruiser. At 07.43 hours on 13th April 1941, HMS Rajputana was hit and sunk by a torpedo from a U-boat west of Reykjavik, Iceland. 42 men died in the attack.
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Cemetery Details
Grave
Cemetery: Liverpool Naval Memorial
  Liverpool  
Grave Ref: Panel 4, Column 1
CWGC Casualty 2498831
Summary      
The Memorial is situated on the Mersey River Front at the Pier Head, Liverpool, close to and behind the Liver Buildings and the end of James Street. From the end of the M62 motorway follow the signs for the City Centre and Maritime Museum.
Local Memorial Details

No Memorial Name Townland
1 Dungannon War Memorial - WWII Dungannon
References and Links
No Link Reference Map Doc
1 Photobucket - Liverpool Naval Mem Liverpool Naval Memorial - photos of all panels
2 Uboat.net - HMS Rajputana Details of HMS Rajputana
3 Wrecksite.eu - HMS Rajputana Brief details of George Gray
Dungannon District's War Dead Acknowledgements 2015-2020