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CHARLES B. FISHER
Possibly – only one on the Glasgow WW2 Roll of Honour and on SNWM
Charles Blane Fisher – age 16 – Second Radio Officer, S.S. Rio Azul (London) Merchant Navy.
The “Rio Azul” was sailing from Freetown, Sierra Leone to Middlesbrough when she was torpedoed and sunk west of Tenerife by the German submarine U-123. (Source:uboat.net)
Born 1924 in Camlachie, Glasgow. (Source: SNWM and GRoS – Birth Register)
Son of John Fisher of 227 Warriston Street, Carntyne, Glasgow E1.
(Source: UK Merchant Seamen Deaths and Glasgow WW2 Roll of Honour)
Killed by enemy action/Lost at Sea on 29 June 1941.
Commonwealth War Grave – Tower Hill Memorial, London.