This page is in memory of the Service personnel lost aboard the Hollyhock following her sinking on 9th April 1942. 

  • DAVIES Thomas Edward (below), (34), Lieutenant Commander RNR, OBE; the son of Thomas Edward and Esther Davies. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
 
 
  • SIMPSON, Bernard, (32), Ty. Lieutenant RNR. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • HIBELL, Richard Jesse, (25), Ldg. Cook (S) RN; the son of Richard Frederick and Anne Frances Hibell; husband of Florence C. Hibell, of Custom House, Essex. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • SMITH, John C, Able Seaman, Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • CORY, Derek John, (22), Ty. Sub Lieutenant, RNR; the son of Herbert William and Agnes Lilian Cory. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom. 
  • HOWARD, Bernard G, (27), Ord. Seaman RN; the son of Harry and Ellen Howard; husband of Doris Noreen Howard, of Leicester. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • SOUCH, Robert H, (31), Acting Able Seaman RN; the son of Joseph and Caroline Souch; husband of Edith Rose Souch, of Brixton, London. Remembered with honour PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Devon, United Kingdom.
  • ANDERSON, H G, (29), Able Seaman, South African Naval Forces; the son of Wallace H. and Susan C. Anderson, of Port Elizabeth, Cape Province, South Africa; husband of Edith Anderson. Remembered with honour PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Devon, United Kingdom.
  • JUBY, K J, (16), Ordinary Seaman, South African Naval Forces; the son of Mr. and Mrs. H. W. B. Juby, of Germiston, Transvaal, South Africa. Remembered with honour PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Devon, United Kingdom.
  • SOUTHALL, John A, (21), Acting Able Seaman RN; the son of John and Theresa Southall, of Birmingham. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • BARLOW, William P, (29), Leading Steward RN; the son of Mr. and Mrs. Percy Barlow; husband of Ivy Barlow, of Gosport, Hampshire. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • KERR, Norman C, (19), Orderly, Australian Naval Reserve; son of Thomas John and Rose Kerr, of Canowindra, New South Wales, Australia. Remembered with honour PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Devon, United Kingdom.
  • STILL, Robert D, (20), Telegraphist RN; the son of Hilda Eveline Still. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • BASTON, Douglas T, (25), Engine Room Artificer 4th Class, South African Naval Forces; the son of William A. and Elizabeth Baston. Remembered with honour PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Devon, United Kingdom.
  • LAMB, John, (25), Able Seaman RN; the son of William M. and Mary A. Lamb. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • WEST, Harry F W, (22), Able Seaman, Royal Australian Naval Reserve; the son of James and Edith West, of North Curl Curl, New South Wales, Australia. Remembered with honour PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Devon, United Kingdom.
  • BLOOMFIELD, Cyril, Stoker First Class RN. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • LEACH, Peter Arthur Drummond Hay (below), (21), Stoker Second Class, South African Naval Forces; the son of Harold and Louisa M. A. D. H. Leach. Remembered with honour PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Devon, United Kingdom.
 
 
  • WICKETT, Alfred J, (24), Stoker First Class RN; son of Ernest and Ellen Wickett; husband of Gladys May Wickett, of Plymouth. Remembered with honour PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Devon, United Kingdom.
  • BRADLEY, Kenneth C, (25), Ord. Seaman RN; the son of Francis Bernard and Minnie Bradley; husband of Eunice Amy Phyllis Bradley, of North End, Portsmouth. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • LEITCH, Robert A, Stoker Second Class RN. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • WOOD, Charles, (29), Stoker Second Class RN; the son of William and Jeanette Wood, of Barnsley, Yorkshire; husband of Nancy Wood, of Barnsley. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • CARHART, Herbert J, Steward, RN. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • MITCHELL, Donald (below), (22), Able Seaman RN; the son of Walter and Margaret Mitchell, of Rockfield, Ross and Cromarty. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom. 
 
 
  • BLACKMAN, Frederick J (below), (37), Telegraphist, RN; the son of Allan and Ellen Blackman; husband of Gladys Mary Blackman. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
 
 
  • COLLETT, Jack A, Petty Officer Stoker RN. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • MOONEY, Water A, (24), Petty Officer RN; the son of George Victor and Millicent Mooney; husband of Kathleen Mary Charlotte Mooney, of Shirley, Southampton. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • BOOTH, Albert J, (22), Stoker First Class, RN; the son of Albert Edward and Gladys May Booth, of Risca, Monmouthshire. Remembered with honour CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL, Kent, United Kingdom.
  • COOPER, Henry, (36), Petty Officer Stoker RN; the son of Nickol and Alice Cooper; husband of Elizabeth Ethel Cooper, of Gateshead, Co. Durham. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • NICHOLLS, Leslie F, (33), Ord. Seaman RN; the son of Frank and Emma Nicholls; husband of Florence Maud Nicholls, of Manor Park, Essex. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • BUITENDACH, James M, (22), Stoker Second Class, South African Naval Forces; the son of Jacob E. and Dorothea M. Buitendach, Durban, Natal. South Africa. Remembered with honour PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Devon, United Kingdom.
  • EDMONDS, Ernest R, (42), Chief Engine Room Artificer; the son of Charles and Emma Edmonds; husband of Polly Maddox Edmonds, of Fareham, Hampshire. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • NIVEN, James, L, Ord. Seaman RN. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • BURROWS, Norman T J (below), Sick Berth Attendant; Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom. 
 
 
  • ELLIS, Albert N, Ord.Signalman RN. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • PATTERSON, John W, (22), Able Seaman RN; the son of J. W. and Iris Isabella Patterson, of South Shields, Co. Durham. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • CARSON, William J, (22), Stoker Second Class RN; the son of William J. and Mary Carson, of Paisley, Renfrewshire. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • ELLIS, Reginald H, (41), Leading Stoker RN; the son of George William and Emily Ellis. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • PAYNE, Albert E, (31), Stoker Second Class RN; the son of George and Louise Payne; husband of Kate Frances Payne, of Withdean, Sussex.Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • CORMACK, Angus, (21), Able Seaman RN; the son of Adam and Christina Cormack, of Lybster, Caithness-shire. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • GRIMLEY, Norman S, (23), Leading Coder; the son of Jasper Sylvester Grimley and Mabel Grimley, of Bedworth, Warwickshire. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • PLANT, George S G, (50), Leading Stoker RN; the son of Edward William H. and Louisa Plant; husband of Ethel Grace Plant, of Woolavington, Somerset. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • DUCK, Leslie S, (33), Ord. Seaman RN; the son of Thomas and Mary Alice Duck, of Westow, Yorkshire. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • HARRAT, Arthur R, (22), Signalman RN; the son of William John and Emily Harratt, of Northampton. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • PRESTON, Robert A F, Chief Petty Officer RN; Mentioned in Despatches for his actions (see below). Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
 
 
  • HILL, Allan P,20, Signalman RN; the son of Joseph and Kate Hill, of King's Heath, Birmingham.  Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • HARRIS, Bertie P, Able Seaman RN.  Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • SANDHAM, David T, Cook. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
  • PHILLIPS, Harry T, 22, Supply assistant; the son of Harry Frank and Elizabeth Sarah Phillips, of Purbrook, Hampshire. Remembered with honour PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.