RNR (D 6126). British
|Born||17 Sep 1903||The Vale, Guernsey|
Roster information listed for Edward Hines
|Ship||Type||Rank / role||Attacked on||Boat|
|HMS Transylvania (F 56)||Armed Merchant Cruiser||Petty Officer||10 Aug 1940||U-56 (1)|
Son of Edward and Alice Mary Hines; husband of Aileen Dorothy Hines, of Southampton. Edward Hines served in the Royal Navy from 16 April 1924 to 16 November 1945. He joined HMS Transylvania on 4 October 1939 and after surviving her sinking in August 1940 was assigned to the destroyer HMS Ramsey from 9 January to 30 March 1941. Afterwards he served aboard the battleship HMS Ramillies from 28 August 1941 to 5 April 1943, which was severly damaged by one torpedo from a Japanese midget submarine in the harbor of Diego Suarez, Madagascar on 30 May 1942.
- The National Archives (BT 377/7/46382)
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