Jacob (Jack) Rolph Kensell 1915 – 1967

Stoker Jack Kensell

Jack Kensell (Service no S3551) served as a stoker on HMAS Perth. (His actual name was Jacob Rolph Kensell, but he signed up under the name Jack.)

He married in 1940 and had a daughter and a son.

After WW2 he trained as an air-conditioning engineer and ended up as the engineer at Marrickville Hospital.






Information and photographs provided by Jack Kensell’s half-brother, Joe Kensell