Engine Room Artificer 3rd Class 

Eric 

VARLEY, 

MiD

Royal Navy

Boat Crest
Died On:
Aged:
6 May 1942

28

ERA 3rd Class (CPO) Eric Varley, F/MX 52497, lost his life on 27 April 1942 in HMS URGE.  He was mentioned in despatches on 29 September 1942.

The son of John and Hannah Eden Varley of Horden, Co Durham, he was born on 27 March, 1914.  He is commemorated on the Plymouth Naval Memorial, the HMS URGE Memorial in Malta and at the parish church of St Mary the Virgin, Horden.

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