Maurice Kassovitch

Cleaner/Stoker, Naval Auxiliary Personnel
Service number R/314434
Died 25 Mar 1945
Buried Kirkee War Cemetery, India
Age 18

Maurice was born on 28 November 1926 in Stepney, London to Joseph, who worked as a tailor, and Milly nee Goldschneider and he had a younger sister Helene.

It is not known when Maurice joined the Merchant Navy, but he was based on H.M.S. Khedive and was only eighteen when he died from septicemia at the R.N. Auxiliary Hospital in Bombay, India.