The following is a family epitaph to "Dudge".
Oh! I have slipped the surly bonds of earth....Put my hand out and touched the face of God!
-- Peter Dudgeon. cousin of Lt. (P) N.L. Dudgeon RN. 1930/1961
Finally included here are the reflections Peter Dudgeons' Father.
Norman Dudgeon 1909/2002 uncle of Lt. (P) N.L. Dudgeon RN. 1930-1961
This verse in his own handwriting was found in his diary after his death.
A silent Prayer, a thought, a Tear. Though absent you are very near.
The family wish this to reflect how much "Dudge" was missed.