Norman James Carlyle

Norman served on HMNZS Gambia from his transfer from HMNZS Achilles, which would probably have been in 1943, untill the end of the war. He was Stoker, 1st Class and is burried in the RSA Cemetery at Taupo, New Zealand, next to the flagpole.

In November 2017, his son Garry very kindly send the following images:

Norman Carlyle. Photo kindly supplied by Garry Carlyle. HMNZS Achilles crest. Photo kindly supplied by Garry Carlyle. HMNZS Achilles firing. Photo kindly supplied by Garry Carlyle. Norman on the right with mate 'Goldie' in their tropical rig at Pago Pago, Samoa. Photo kindly supplied by Garry Carlyle. Christmas card home from HMNZS Achilles. Photo kindly supplied by Garry Carlyle. Christmas card home from HMNZS Achilles. Photo kindly supplied by Garry Carlyle. Cartoon about saluting. Photo kindly supplied by Garry Carlyle. HMNZS Gambia crest. Photo kindly supplied by Garry Carlyle. Christmas card home from HMNZS Gambia. Photo kindly supplied by Garry Carlyle.