Basil was born in 1905 and
died when HMS Prince of Wales was sunk. He was 36 years old.
The daughter of Basil Wingfield, has kindly allowed his photograph to be scanned for the website.
Contact Andy (webmaster) with any information.
Information provided by
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
BASIL FREDERICK PERCY BAMSAY WINGFIELD
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Chief Electrical Artificer
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. Prince of Wales
Date of Death: 10/12/1941
Service No: D/MX 47709
Additional information: Son of Frederick Percy and Lily Ivy Wingfield, of Launceston, Cornwall; husband of Gwendoline
Frances Wingfield, of Launceston.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 54, Column 3.
Memorial: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL