Edwin Harvey Simmonds
Timeline
Event Date Location
Birth About 1918 Coventry, Warwickshire
Married Lucy Jul-Aug-Sep 1941 South Shields, Durham
Death 13 September 1942 North Atlantic, 47° 55'N, 43° 27'W
Personal Details
Occupation Second Officer, Merchant Navy (1942)
More Information:
Edwin was the second officer of the steam tanker Empire Oil when it was torpedoed on the 10 September 1942.  He was rescued by the Canadian destroyer HMCS Ottawa (H60) which was torpedoed on the 14 September 1942.