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James Raymond Eke


My Grandfather's brother James Raymond Eke was a cook and died aboard the HMS Repulse and until now very little information had been received by the family. 

My Grandfather is now 87 years young and feels some comfort knowing that his brother is remembered and 'honoured' by name on this website. 

It would be nice to take further information back to my Grandfather, if any survivor out there remembers his brother James, please contact me. 

Please contact myself or Andy (webmaster) with any information.

Lisa Asmussen

Andy Wade (Webmaster)

Information provided by
Lisa Asmussen

Commonwealth War Graves Commission record:

Cook (S), D/MX 72721, Royal Navy
Additional Information: Age 25. Husband of Irene Eke, of King's Lynn. Son of Ernest and Florance Eke, of King's Lynn, Norfolk.
Memorial: Plymouth Naval Memorial, Panel 55, Column 2.