RM (CH/X 2749). British
|Born||2 Jul 1920||Norwich, Norfolk|
|Died||4 Mar 2018||(97)|
Roster information listed for Bertie Brown
|Ship||Type||Rank / role||Attacked on||Boat|
|HMS Naiad (93)||Light cruiser||Marine||11 Mar 1942||U-565 (1)|
Bertie Brown served as a fuse setter in the X turret of HMS Naiad and was on board when she was sunk in March 1942. He was in the water for some hours clinging to a cargo net, holding up and onto a man for some time, but was unable to keep him afloat due to exhaustion to be rescued.
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