Leonard Arthur Chinnery
RN (JX 227233). British
|Born ||16 Dec 1916||Woodford, Essex|
|Died ||Jun 1966||(49)|
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Personal informationLeonard Arthur Chinnery served on HMS Salopian from 16 February 1941 until she was sunk on 13 May 1941. He sent his fiancée a message written on the back of a Senior Service cigarette pack that read: Torpedoed 13th May 1941 at 3.25am and sighted Impulsive at 6.45am on 15th May and were picked up by her at 10.30am. 55 hours in open boat. They married a month later on 9 June 1941.
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