Frank Louis Merriman
Life & Career
The son of Chiswick engineer W. H. Merriman.
Merriman joined the navy as part of a special emergency term taken into the Training Establishment in September 1914.
Merriman was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 August, 1926.
World War II
Merriman was promoted to the rank of Commander on 20 October, 1941.
Involved in convoy action in the Mediterranean.
Admitted to Malta Hospital on 2 July, 1944 in grave condition owing to an ulcerated rectum. His status reports from here were only dire, and he died at the end of August.
Richard C. Donovan
|Captain of H.M.S. H 24
3 Mar, 1925
Edwin B. Clark
Alexander S. Hutchinson
|Captain of H.M.S. L 19
Evelyn R. C. MacVicker
Charles R. Thompson
|Captain of H.M.S. Oberon
15 May, 1930
David E. G. Wemyss
- The Navy List. (February, 1926). p. 243.
- The Navy List. (February, 1929). p. 249.
- The Navy List. (July, 1931). p. 256.