- Surnames starting with the letter R. 

Scott Lyon Richman D.S.M.

Rank:Ch.Petty OffNumber:C/JX 130103
Ship/Rgn/Sqn No:Royal Navy
Name of Rgt or Ship:H.M. Submarine Tigris
How Died:Killed at Sea
Country of burial:U.K.Grave Photo:Yes
Cemetery or Memorial:Chatham Naval Memorial
Town Memorial:Not Listed
Extra Information:
CPO Richman & Mrs. Richman moved to Timperley from the South of England
just at the outbreak of war.

Mentioned in Despatches in September 1941.

H.M. Submarine "Tigris" was reported as overdue on the 10th March, lost in
the Gulf of Naples. 

His 10 year old son Ernest, the eldest of his five children, received his
father's postumous D.S.M.

HMS Tigris (Lt.Cdr. George Robson Colvin, DSC, RN) left Malta on 18
February 1943 to patrol SW of Naples. She failed to return to Algiers on 10
March 1943 and was declared overdue on that date. Tigris was most likely
sunk on 27 February by the German submarine chaser UJ-2210 6 nautical miles
south-east of Isola di Capri, Italy. 
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